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The 4 essentials of a successful Genius Hour

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world application of what they are researching. I use local community members and scour Twitter to find most of my experts.
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The YouTube Guide to Self-Directed Learning — Emerging Education Technologies

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These Videos Explore Ideas and Techniques and Offer Real World Examples That can Help Inspire a Self-Directed Learning Mindset in Your Students Just about anyone working in education sees Self-Directed Learning as a hugely desirable outcome.


Via Dean J. Fusto, Lynnette Van Dyke
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Antonia Rudenstine's curator insight, February 4, 9:35 AM

Great to have this collection of videos brought together with some context! Self-directed learning is not a requirement for mastery learning, but for more and more people that play in this space, it's the most powerful way to encourage mastery.

Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, February 4, 12:27 PM

The Einstein quote is important. Teachers are responsible for teaching and not student learning. That makes teaching an invitational process which is hard work. Many school managers and consultants do what they do because it is easier to speak in technical and instrumental jargon than in human and relational language.

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School Leadership Meets Mindfulness: 3 Strategies - Working At The Edge

School Leadership Meets Mindfulness: 3 Strategies - Working At The Edge | Cuppa | Scoop.it
As part of Educon 2.8, I was able to attend Dr. Spike Cook‘s session on mindfulness: Balancing Connection and Isolation with Mindfulness. I’ve been interested in the topic for several years, making it’s practice a goal that I’ve achieved with mixed success. Mindfulness is particularly important for school leaders as our workday is often filled …
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Chart students’ growth with digital badges

Chart students’ growth with digital badges | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Digital badges offer a new, flexible assessment model that can give students recognition for everything they accomplish — in the classroom, after school and in all areas of their lives.
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Paperless classroom app Showbie now optimized for iPad Pro and Apple Pencil

Paperless classroom app Showbie now optimized for iPad Pro and Apple Pencil | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Showbie is an app for assigning, collecting and reviewing work in your iPad classroom.
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The Downside of Being Competent

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New research suggests that competent employees are assigned more work—but they don't always like it.
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Why we all need time to tinker with tech

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To Tinker in the modern context is a process of trying something to figure out what works or doesn’t to find your way to the best solution, often going through many iterations, or changes, along the way. Tinkering is more a philosophy than a single practice and thus can be applied to many forms of learning for all learners.
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RAPID Design v0.91b

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TeachersPayTeachers.com -- 1,700,000+ free and priced teaching resources created by teachers for instant download including lesson plans, interactive
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8 Skills to Look for in a Director of Technology

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A technology director for your school or district needs to have other vital skills that go beyond knowing technology and networking.
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How Empowering Influential Kids Can Change School Culture For the Better

How Empowering Influential Kids Can Change School Culture For the Better | Cuppa | Scoop.it
A recent study reveals when well-connected students have to lead the way they can do a lot to change social norms, especially when they create a campaign for
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Learning Centers in the Secondary Classroom

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Learning centers diversify student experience, encourage student voice, leverage available resources, and give teachers built-in opportunities for formative assessment and critical one-on-one conversations.
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Harnessing the Incredible Learning Potential of the Adolescent Brain

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Adolescence and the teenage years can be riddled with anxiety. But the fantastic brain development during that period makes it a prime time to nurture a love of
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HOW TO MAKE AN EXPLAINER VIDEO IN-HOUSE

HOW TO MAKE AN EXPLAINER VIDEO IN-HOUSE | Cuppa | Scoop.it
feedback@animatron.com HOW TO MAKE AN EXPLAINER VIDEO IN-HOUSE Step-by-Step Guide Hello and welcome from the Animatron team! This step-by-step …
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How Turning Math Into a Maker Workshop Can Bring Calculations to Life

How Turning Math Into a Maker Workshop Can Bring Calculations to Life | Cuppa | Scoop.it
A teacher ignited her students' interest in math by introducing maker projects that apply practical hands-on math.
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A new equation for intelligence

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Is there an equation for intelligence? Yes. It’s F = T ∇ Sτ. In a fascinating and informative talk, physicist and computer scientist Alex Wissner-Gross explains what in the world that means. (Filmed at TEDxBeaconStreet.)
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Study shows teens' sleep habits affect grades

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Sleep plays a fundamental role in the way we learn.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
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A 3-D Vision for Education 2.0

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Experiments with new technology in New York and Georgia set the stage for an evolutionary leap toward classrooms and teachers that learn their students.
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5 school and educator grants for the new year

5 school and educator grants for the new year | Cuppa | Scoop.it
As we enter the new year, check out these grants for teachers, students, and administrators -- many revolving around strengthening relevant 21st century skills, such as collaboration and innovation.
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Use YouTube to show, not tell, educators how to embed technology

Use YouTube to show, not tell, educators how to embed technology | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Jennifer Schlie-Reed a digital learning coach and ISTE award winner, creates YouTube videos to help teachers learn how to embed technology in their lessons.
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4 Ways Digital Technology has Changed K-12 Learning | The Edvocate

4 Ways Digital Technology has Changed K-12 Learning | The Edvocate | Cuppa | Scoop.it
There are some foundational ways that technology has already changed the face of education forever.
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Innovation in the Classroom with Dr. Tony Wagner

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Dr. Tony Wagner, expert in residence at Harvard Innovation Lab and best selling author of 6 books on education, shares some practical tips for teachers with Scott and guests hosts Bill Selak and Jon Samuelson. Dr. Wagner tells how teachers must change the way they view education in order to help students ready themselves for the careers of tomorrow. Learn more about Dr. Wagner by visiting his website http://www.tonywagner.com Follow the Bedley Bros @BedleyBros, Scott @ScotTeach, Tim @TBed63, Bill @BillSelak, and Jon @JonSamuelson on Twitter.
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Tony Meehan's curator insight, January 23, 10:37 AM

"...... teachers must change the way they view education in order to help students ready themselves for the careers of tomorrow."

Insightful podcast from @drtonywagner providing clear rationale for why project based learning is approach needed to ensure pupils are ready for the future global economy. 

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Education Research Highlights From 2015

Education Research Highlights From 2015 | Cuppa | Scoop.it
A look at the research that made an impact in 2015, from the benefits of well-designed classroom spaces to the neuroscience behind exercise and math ability.
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