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Differentiation in the Classroom: Two Essential Questions in ...

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Successful Teaching in the Differentiated Classroom, by Carolyn Coil, focuses on specific practical strategies that you can use to differentiate the curriculum, instruction, and assessments in your classroom.

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Creativity and diversity. To add value and meaning

Creativity and diversity. To add value and meaning | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it

Maybe “design” can help in understanding the importance of cultural diversity and interdisciplinarity.

 

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Because, “to design is much more than simply to assemble, to order, or even to edit; it is to add value and meaning, to illuminate, to simplify, to clarify, to dignify, to dramatize, to persuade and even perhaps to amuse.”-Paul Rand

 

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10 Tips to Create and Present Pecha Kucha

10 Tips to Create and Present Pecha Kucha | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it

Each Pecha Kucha speaker presents with a deck of 20 slides (or images) each. Each of these slides progresses automatically to the next one, after being visible onscreen for 20 seconds. This is the reason why Pecha Kucha is often called 20x20...


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Clipgenerator - Online Video Creation

Clipgenerator - Online Video Creation | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Clipgenerator – create your personal music video with well-known pop music for free...

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Innovative Educational Games that Effectively Teach Internet Safety to Children Online Are Now Offered on HarleysKidsClub.com

Innovative Educational Games that Effectively Teach Internet Safety to Children Online Are Now Offered on HarleysKidsClub.com | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it

According to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, of the children who use the Internet, 80% use it at least once a week and five out of five who enter chat rooms will encounter a sexual predator or inappropriate information. This is one of the reasons for Harleys Kids Club to provide the resources online for children to learn about Internet and technology safety at an early age, so they can avoid being harmed by inappropriate web information in the future.


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8 Great TED Talks About The Future Of Education And Teaching

8 Great TED Talks About The Future Of Education And Teaching | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
These talks offer insights, concerns, and inspiration while discussing today's educational practices and shortcomings, from a variety of perspectives.

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What Works for Differentiating Instruction in Elementary Schools

What Works for Differentiating Instruction in Elementary Schools | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Customizing your teaching to suit each child makes eminent sense. Kids are different, they learn differently, so we should teach them differently, right?
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Using Google's Online Apps to Enhance a Class and Accommodate Students - Technorati

Using Google's Online Apps to Enhance a Class and Accommodate Students - Technorati | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Using Google's Online Apps to Enhance a Class and Accommodate StudentsTechnoratiTeachers have little time left outside of overall class instruction to truly differentiate for each student.
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wwwatanabe: Instructional Practices with Huge Impact

wwwatanabe: Instructional Practices with Huge Impact | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Excellent post on formative #assessment: Instructional Practices with Huge Impact http://t.co/cdYFtbxd #edchat #elemchat #data #k12...

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Easy Differentiation for Classroom Teachers | TeachHUB

Easy Differentiation for Classroom Teachers | TeachHUB | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
RT @TeachHub: Easy Differentiation for Classroom Teachers: http://t.co/BYgBPLt7 via @theOCBlog #DifferentiatedInstruction #DI #teachertuesday...
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Personalization vs Differentiation vs Individualization | Informal & Social Learning

Personalization vs Differentiation vs Individualization | Informal & Social Learning | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Here's a chart that explains the differences between personalization, differentiation, and individualization.
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Differentiation LiveBinders - Unwrapping the Gifted - Education ...

Differentiation LiveBinders - Unwrapping the Gifted - Education ... | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
LiveBinders are a free, virtual 3-ring binder, a place to collect and store (using cloud technology) documents, links, PowerPoint presentations, images, videos, etc. One nice feature of LiveBinders is you can view the external ...
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8 Ways Teachers Can Use Google Plus

8 Ways Teachers Can Use Google Plus | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Hi everyone. I hope you have had a great weekend. I am back here to brief you on the most popular posts in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning for the last week.
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Leveraging Technology to Differentiate Instruction

What is differentiated instruction? Are you already doing it? How can technology support and enhance differentiation?
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Differentiation in the Classroom: Two Essential Questions in ... | Alive and Learning

Differentiation in the Classroom: Two Essential Questions in ... | Alive and Learning | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Successful Teaching in the Differentiated Classroom, by Carolyn Coil, focuses on specific practical strategies that you can use to differentiate the curriculum, instruction, and assessments in your classroom.
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FUN FRIDAY: Tracing the steps to history

FUN FRIDAY: Tracing the steps to history | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Let your fingers do the walking over to Education.com to view a neat history activity that is appropriate for students of all ages. This lesson provides opportunities for movement, choice, and creativity.
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Video Gaming in the Classroom: Case Studies

Video Gaming in the Classroom: Case Studies | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it

This video playlist of three case studies of teachers integrating gaming into their classroom is worth a look if you are still wondering about the benefits of video game design. One teacher talks about using Minecraft; another, about how her traditional use of board games and design naturally shifted to video gaming when her school began to get computers and technology; and the other works at the Quest to Learn school that has a philosophical base built on gaming.


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A Fun, Google-Powered Way For English Language Students To Improve Pronunciation - Co.Create

A Fun, Google-Powered Way For English Language Students To Improve Pronunciation - Co.Create | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it

Co.CreateA Fun, Google-Powered Way For English Language Students To Improve PronunciationCo.CreateThe issue with so many language-learning tools is that they are dry, but this game has a sense of humor.


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Margarita Georgieva's comment, May 12, 2012 6:48 AM
This one is just great! Love it :)
Shona Whyte's comment, May 13, 2012 3:54 AM
I thought it might appeal to a webhead like yourself. I suspect someone is getting data from it, but at least they dressed it up nicely ;-)
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PBL: Project, Passion, Play Based Learning

PBL:  Project, Passion, Play Based Learning | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Effective and progressive educators understand and attempt to implement PBL strategies and practices within their learning settings.  What is PBL?  Project-Based Learning? Passion-Based Learning?...

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What Works for Differentiating Instruction in Elementary Schools

What Works for Differentiating Instruction in Elementary Schools | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
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Backwards Design with TED-Ed « TechKNOW Tools

Backwards Design with TED-Ed « TechKNOW Tools | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
In reviewing the current curriculum, it was apparent that a backwards design approach would be the most effective method for this instructional design project. In Understanding by Design, Wiggins and McTighe (2005) identify ...
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Go Social Studies Go! Who Says that Learning has to be Lame?

Go Social Studies Go! Who Says that Learning has to be Lame? | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Who says that learning has to be lame? Take the boring out of those old Social Studies books add in cool stories, links, and videos, and you get Go Social Studies Go.

Currently there are 6 sections: Global Religions, History (ancient, medieval, 19th & 20th century, colonial, American), World Geography, Choose Your Own Adventure (The Underground Railroad and Immigration with more to be added), History Legal Files (the Trial of Marie Antoinette with Brown vs Topeka Board of Ed. to be added soon), Cool Sites (a Scoop.it site by Go Social Studies Go), and Teacher Resources (a wikispaces site). It appears that additional information will be added. If you teach social studies check this site out, and share it with others!


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2 Minute Differentiation

2 Minute Differentiation | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
Quick 2 minute videos on differentiated instruction and classroom grouping methods.
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Office Chat: Understanding by Design

Dr. Beverly Epps of the University of Mary Washington College of Graduate and Professional Studies discusses the "understanding by design" model.
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Tools for the Powerful Learner: Understanding by Design and Backward Design | Educator Insights | classrooms for understanding

Tools for the Powerful Learner: Understanding by Design and Backward Design | Educator Insights | classrooms for understanding | Differentiation Strategies | Scoop.it
In effective classrooms, according to Jay McTighe and Carol Ann Tomlinson, teachers consistently attend to at least four elements; whom they teach, where they teach, what they teach, and how they teach.
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