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3 Unused Teaching Tools: The Furniture, Floors, and Walls

3 Unused Teaching Tools: The Furniture, Floors, and Walls | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Change your classroom environment and you can change your students' behavior.
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Does the classroom of the future look more like a coffee shop?

Does the classroom of the future look more like a coffee shop? | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Technology News & Innovation in K-12 Education
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Middle School students use green screens, technology to connect to learning

Middle School students use green screens, technology to connect to learning | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
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The Science of Effective Learning Spaces

The Science of Effective Learning Spaces | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
A neuroscientist explains how factors such as light and seating arrangements can affect students’ cognitive performance.
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How to keep your kids safe online

How to keep your kids safe online | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
PARENTS should friend their children on Facebook and ask for the passwords to their social media accounts, according to a cyber safety expert.
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Introducing Design Thinking to Elementary Learners

Introducing Design Thinking to Elementary Learners | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Design thinking is an approach to learning that includes considering real-world problems, research, analysis, conceiving original ideas, lots of experimentation, and sometimes building things by hand.
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3 Ways Schools Can Be Supportive of Students’ Mental Health

3 Ways Schools Can Be Supportive of Students’ Mental Health | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Dealing with students' mental health looks different at every school. But experts say doing it well requires a strategy that gets everyone involved.
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How smart is it to allow students to use mobile phones at school? - The Tech Edvocate

How smart is it to allow students to use mobile phones at school? - The Tech Edvocate | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
This article was written by Richard Murphy. How does the presence of mobile phones in schools impact student achievement? This is an ongoing debate in many countries today.
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Schools Are Failing To Develop Students With Moral Identities

Schools Are Failing To Develop Students With Moral Identities | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
The pressures of national academic standards have pushed character education out of the classroom.
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De Blasio School Discipline Policy Shift Causes A Stir

De Blasio School Discipline Policy Shift Causes A Stir | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Gotham Gazette is an online publication covering New York policy and politics as well as news on public safety, transportation, education, finance and more.
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The Definitive Guide to Educational Technology Resources

The Definitive Guide to Educational Technology Resources | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
A comprehensive guide (10 chapters) for teachers to learn the best EdTech tools, apps, blogs, tips, etc. handpicked from the web. Happy teaching!
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How today’s tech departments are moving into the future

How today’s tech departments are moving into the future | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
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14 classroom management strategies to increase student learning

14 classroom management strategies to increase student learning | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
These classroom management tools can help teachers engage students and boost student learning.
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10 Essential Characteristics of a 21st Century Educator

10 Essential Characteristics of a 21st Century Educator | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
This is a first draft and I am trying to learn through reflection.  Would love your thoughts on the ideas below. People have come to loathe the term “21st Century Education”, or “…
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The Responsive Classroom: "Why Is Everyone So Nice Here?"

The Responsive Classroom: "Why Is Everyone So Nice Here?" | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Through Responsive Classroom practices such as Social Thinking, Symonds Elementary teaches its students daily that who they learn with is as important as what they learn.
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Creativity in Schools - Visual Thinkery

Creativity in Schools - Visual Thinkery | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
I watched this video clip of Dylan Wiliam talking about how important creativity in schools is. I worry – and I know a lot of others do to – about the lack of importance placed on this in schools, and in particular, secondary schools.
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Simon Sinek on Training Your Mind to Perform Under Pressure

Watch all Simon Sinek Capture Your Flag interviews: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL0F0B345720658BFB Discover more career advice insights like thi
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72 stunning things in the future that will be common ten years from now that don’t exist today

72 stunning things in the future that will be common ten years from now that don’t exist today | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
How many things do we own, that are common today, that didn’t exist 10 years ago? The list is probably longer than you think.Prior to the iPhone coming out in 2007, we didn’t have smartphones w…
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The Top 7 Technology Trends Dominating 2016

The Top 7 Technology Trends Dominating 2016 | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
pexels.comI don’t know about you, but I’m thrilled with the technology we have available to us. And as an online marketer, I can’t help b
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Are we overwhelming our students? | Dr. David Gleason | TEDxConnecticutCollege

David Gleason demands that we examine our policies, our practices and our schedules, and then ask ourselves, at what cost do we continue to over-schedule
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Schools' tough approach to bad behaviour isn’t working – and may escalate problems

Schools' tough approach to bad behaviour isn’t working – and may escalate problems | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Schools need to avoid practices that exclude badly behaved students and instead offer more ongoing, personalised support.
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