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Pin by WeAreTeachers on Teaching Inspiration | Pinterest | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
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So true!

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LaTisha Hockensmith's curator insight, March 13, 2014 9:33 PM

Love this!

Nichol Murray's comment, April 4, 2014 7:04 PM
So very true! Love this.
Miao Lan's curator insight, May 5, 2014 11:48 AM

A good poster for teachers to share and remember it.

 

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50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About

50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
  via Edudemic Technology and education are pretty intertwined these days and nearly every teacher has a few favorite tech tools that make doing his or her job and connecting with students a l...

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Great list of technology tools.  Surprisingly I use a lot of these, but there are so many more out there to try!

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Top Five Apps for Parents with Special Needs Kids

Top Five Apps for Parents with Special Needs Kids | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
For children who have learning differences, their journey of discovering effective learning methods might be longer than others. Children with dyslexia, global coordination disorder, hypotonia, ADHD, autism, and many other conditions require other ways of learning communication, social, organizational, reading, math and even motor skills. Luckily, nowadays, a lot of useful and engaging tools to…
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LaTisha Hockensmith's curator insight, March 13, 2014 9:34 PM

Quite interesting and should be shared with other special educators ... and regular educators alike.

Miao Lan's curator insight, May 5, 2014 11:19 AM

I am glad to know these apps for parents of children with learning disabilities. I also share differentiated instruction skills with parents of at-risk students and work with them. Thus, we together can prevent their children from being labeled as learning disabled.

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Netvibes – Social Media Monitoring, Analytics and Alerts Dashboard

Netvibes – Social Media Monitoring, Analytics and Alerts Dashboard | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
Netvibes is the all-in-one dashboard intelligence platform for real-time social media monitoring, social analytics, brand sentiment, reputation management, team management, company intranets and community portals. The #1 dashboard solution for Fortune 500 brands, agencies and enterprises.
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My Netvibes site

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Snow Day? That’s Great. Now Log In. Get to Class.

Snow Day? That’s Great. Now Log In. Get to Class. | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
Public schools around the country are exploring whether they can use virtual learning as a practical solution to unpredictable weather, effectively transforming the traditional snow day into a day of instruction.
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I also support this idea.  Much better idea then extending the school year.  Also helps to keep classes on track. 

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10 Modern Teaching Skills

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Do you possess Modern Teaching Skills? As with most professions today, there are rapid developments in teaching that are being driven by social and technological changes. Keeping up to date with these developments within education will pay dividends with...

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Great resource.  I love lists!

 

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Susan Griffith's curator insight, March 15, 2014 12:46 PM

All very important.....but how many people master these skills during their first 5 years of teaching (prior to burn out)?

Nichol Murray's comment, April 4, 2014 7:09 PM
Love this! And I have to agree...it may take many years of just getting through survival in teaching (if the teacher even gets through THAT) to acquire these skills.
Miao Lan's curator insight, May 5, 2014 10:43 AM

A great teacher makes a difference.

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Smartphone pictures pose privacy risks - YouTube

Pictures you've e-mailed or uploaded from your smartphone could leak information that can threaten your safety or that of your children. Visit http://tinyurl...
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Shocking video that should be viewed by all!!

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All That Teachers Need to Know about Flipped Classroom- Tutorials, Tools and Apps | Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

All That Teachers Need to Know about Flipped Classroom- Tutorials, Tools and Apps | Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | CURR 940 | Scoop.it

Several teachers now have already stated using the flipped classroom model in their teaching and some are still thinking about how to do it. If you are one of those who are keen on applying this learning/teaching strategy with your students then this resourceful section will provide you with all the materials, tips, ideas, and tools to flip your classroom.


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Always looking for new ideas and tips to share with my students about the flipped classroom.

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Nichol Murray's comment, February 20, 2014 7:40 AM
I am sure your students appreciate this! The more they read about it and learn about best practices, the more comfortable they will feel implementing this is their own classrooms right from the start.
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44 Classroom Tools You Can Use Right Now

44 Classroom Tools You Can Use Right Now | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
eClassroom News

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Articles with lists that you can implement right away are ideal!

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Doug Joubert's curator insight, February 14, 2014 7:11 AM

From the TCEA convention.

LaTisha Hockensmith's curator insight, March 13, 2014 9:31 PM

Love this!

 

Miao Lan's curator insight, May 5, 2014 11:33 AM

If digital visual literacy skills work better for struggling readers, teachers should try it.

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Agenda Module 2 draft - CURR 940 - Sp 2014

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Quick access to Module for flipped classroom day in CURR 940

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Geometric Solids

This tool allows you to manipulate various geometric solids and investigate their properties.

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This is a great way to manipulate various geometric shapes.  Would be ideal to use on an interactive white board.

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Mrs. Monsour's comment, March 1, 2014 12:45 PM
Had we had this when I was in school, I would be a geometrician!
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Presentation Tools

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Tools and services to deliver your presentations: online and off

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Mariha Greenland Shields's comment, March 6, 2014 8:37 AM
I am always looking for new ways to present material to keep my students engaged.
LaTisha Hockensmith's curator insight, March 13, 2014 9:23 PM

Very interesting, Katie. Thanks for sharing.

Nichol Murray's comment, April 4, 2014 7:11 PM
Thank you for sharing!
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23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom By Workflow

23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom By Workflow | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
23 Ways To Use The iPad In The 21st Century PBL Classroom By Workflow: ipad, classroom, visual, project-based learning, pbl, 21st century learning

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LaTisha Hockensmith's curator insight, March 13, 2014 9:33 PM

I've been read a great deal about the use of iPads in classes. Missy would love this!

 

Miao Lan's curator insight, May 5, 2014 11:29 AM

Due to individual differences, a good teacher find a better or an alternative way to teach. Now, here are additional 23 ways.

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(1) Annah L. Hill - Annah L. Hill shared WeAreTeachers's photo.

(1) Annah L. Hill - Annah L. Hill shared WeAreTeachers's photo. | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
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Inspiring reasons to teach!

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LaTisha Hockensmith's curator insight, March 1, 2014 3:02 PM

I love this!

Miao Lan's curator insight, May 5, 2014 11:04 AM

Although these are simple written sentences, they need to be implemented in the classroom. "Knowing is one thing, and doing is another."

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Mathematics Resources for Common Core State Standards | LiveBinder

Mathematics Resources for Common Core State Standards | LiveBinder | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment under the CCSS-M...

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Thanks for sharing.

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Minecraft Wiki

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My children would love this!  They are Minecraft fools!

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LaTisha Hockensmith's curator insight, March 3, 2014 10:55 AM

A wiki for Minecraft - A technology game.

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Miss D's English and Literacy Blog - Reduce Workload and Improve Impact: Student...

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Reduce Workload and Improve Impact: Student engagement with written feedback!
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These are great suggestions!  Need to hang this in my office as a reminder when grading assignments.

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For Lower-Income Students, Snow Days Can Be Hungry Days

For Lower-Income Students, Snow Days Can Be Hungry Days | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
Students who rely on free and reduced-price meals miss out on a nutritious meal when schools close.

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Great article to share with my students.

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Mrs. Monsour's comment, March 1, 2014 12:52 PM
How sad.
Nichol Murray's comment, March 1, 2014 1:50 PM
Oh I how I wish no child would ever go hungry...
Susan Griffith's curator insight, March 15, 2014 12:42 PM

I find this to be extremely accurate.  With so many schools having breakfast and lunch programs, when kids are at home, they are missing out on those meals.  This year was especially bad with so many snow days!!!

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I Can Stalk U - Raising awareness about inadvertent information sharing

I Can Stalk U - Raising awareness about inadvertent information sharing | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
twitter, privacy, stalking, location awareness
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This site will guide you on how to remove the location services from your cell phones camera.  Stay SAFE!

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Nichol Murray's comment, March 1, 2014 1:50 PM
Great advice! This is important to know for our own kids and their devices as well.
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Community Favorites: Apps

Community Favorites: Apps | CURR 940 | Scoop.it
LD-related apps recommendations from NCLD's social media communities. Many of these apps can help students with reading, writing and math issues.
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Great list of apps to help with learning(spelling, reading, math, etc).

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Web 2.0 Tools - LiveBinder

“ Web 2.0 Tools for Middle School”
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Live Binder is one of my favorite Web 2.0 tools to use personally to organize files and for my classes.  It is easy to organize, upload, and share materials with my college students.

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