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Today I will…

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A new year is upon us, and with it, another obligatory post about goals and resolutions for 2013.  As I suspect is the case for many of you, my resolutions frequently end up by the wayside – ...
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Modeling Instruction

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What is modeling instruction? Instead of relying on lectures and textbooks, the Modeling Instruction program emphasizes active student construction of conceptual and mathematical models in an inter...
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36 Weeks of Innovation for Your Classroom

36 Weeks of Innovation for Your Classroom | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Recently, it's been reported that U.S. "Millennials" are not making the mark when it comes to technology proficiency and problem solving when compared to counterparts in other countries (19th out o...
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Reflective practice goes digital

Reflective practice goes digital | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Reflective practice for academics in Higher Education is not a new idea, in fact reflection is encouraged in most professional fields and is a habit that students should be developing as part of th...
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How to Lead Like a Navy SEAL

How to Lead Like a Navy SEAL | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Leaders can learn from the Navy SEALs, known decisiveness and toughness under pressure. Navy Seal "Iron Ed" Hiner shares how to create a team and execute.
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WeAreTeachers: A Letter to Teachers From "That Kid"

WeAreTeachers: A Letter to Teachers From "That Kid" | Cuppa | Scoop.it
And we've all had "that kid."
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Beyond the Bubble Test: Why We Need Performance Assessments

Last spring, while millions of American students were bubbling in answers to multiple-choice questions on the ubiquitous tests that determine school and teacher ratings, student promotions, graduation, and college admissions, some students were meeting a higher standard. At the Urban Academy, a second chance high school in New York City that is part of the New York Performance Standards Consortium, Gemma Venuti completed the set of research papers that were part of her graduation portfolio — and
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How to Teach the Student Who Hates School

How to Teach the Student Who Hates School | Cuppa | Scoop.it

“As a teacher, you know challenging student behaviour when you see it. It can be the downfall of any teacher, and more seriously, signs of despair for the learner. In any situation, we need to read challenging student behaviour as a cry for help.”


Via Becky Roehrs, Dean J. Fusto
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These 8 tips will seriously help you get more out of Twitter - Daily Genius

These 8 tips will seriously help you get more out of Twitter - Daily Genius | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn PocketTwitter can be an incredibly powerful tool for teachers, both in and out of the classroom. There’s definitely a reason that it is high on the list of most popular social media sites (second only to the Almighty Facebook).  You can choose to use Twitter with your students to give their …
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Teaching the Quiet Child in the Classroom

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Fearing she is doing them a disservice, English teacher Sherry Armstrong looks for ways to encourage her shy students without aggravating them.
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Publish their writing

Publish their writing | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Tool Description Usefulness Rating (1-5) Ease-of-Use Rating Google Drive Google Drive is free and allows you to create documents, presentations, spreadsheets, forms or drawings. You can organize it...
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iLearn Technology » Blog Archive » Seesaw: The ultimate ePortfolio for every classroom!

iLearn Technology » Blog Archive » Seesaw: The ultimate ePortfolio for every classroom! | Cuppa | Scoop.it
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What If Teachers Took Computation Out of Math Class?

What If Teachers Took Computation Out of Math Class? | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Conrad Wolfram argues it's time to rethink why schools require math classes in their current form and what purpose they serve.
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Here's a Helpful Infographic on the Many Risks of Helicopter Parenting | Big Think

Here's a Helpful Infographic on the Many Risks of Helicopter Parenting | Big Think | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Did you know 30 percent of job recruiters have had a parent submit a résumé for their child? Or that girls tend to be helicoptered more than boys?
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6 Ideas for Creating Math Centers - From Beth Holland

6 Ideas for Creating Math Centers - From Beth Holland | Cuppa | Scoop.it
This post first appeared on Daily Genius. Recently, I published 10 New Ideas for Creating Literacy Centers. Suzy Brooks (@SimplySuzy) first introduced me to the concept of using technology to creat...
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Science Just Discovered Something Amazing About What Childhood Piano Lessons Did to You

Science Just Discovered Something Amazing About What Childhood Piano Lessons Did to You | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Practicing scales changed your life.
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Nurturing Intrinsic Motivation and Growth Mindset in Writing

Nurturing Intrinsic Motivation and Growth Mindset in Writing | Cuppa | Scoop.it
To engage your students with their own development as writers, motivate them to care by showing your own interest and engagement with their process.
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Teaching Respect and Responsibility — Even to Digital Natives

Teaching Respect and Responsibility — Even to Digital Natives | Cuppa | Scoop.it
As with any behavior involving kids, mistakes will be made with online behavior -- and that’s a vital part of the learning process.
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21st Century Icebreakers: 10 Ways To Get To Know Your Students with Technology - Teachers With Apps

21st Century Icebreakers: 10 Ways To Get To Know Your Students with Technology - Teachers With Apps | Cuppa | Scoop.it
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Can Design Thinking Help Schools Find New Solutions to Old Problems?

Can Design Thinking Help Schools Find New Solutions to Old Problems? | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Some schools are tackling the toughest problems like truancy and parent engagement by thinking outside the box.
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What Your Students Really Need to Know About Digital Citizenship

What Your Students Really Need to Know About Digital Citizenship | Cuppa | Scoop.it
Teach your students about the "9 Key Ps" of digital citizenship as you help them acquire both proactive and experiential knowledge of the online world.
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