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20 Golden Leadership Quotes For The New Year

20 Golden Leadership Quotes For The New Year | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Do you want to become an inspired leader in 2015—one who makes a big difference in your team, your organization, and your community? If the answer is yes, a good place to start is to review the qualities and practices of outstanding leaders, which have remained constant since civilization began, as [...]
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8 Pathways to Every Student's Success

8 Pathways to Every Student's Success | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Welcome to our blog series on how to apply the principles of positive youth development: curiosity, sociability, resilience, self-awareness, integrity, resourcefulness, creativity, and empathy.
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Student assessment: Collecting the evidence - SmartBlogs on Education 1.7.2015

Student assessment: Collecting the evidence - SmartBlogs on Education 1.7.2015 | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
“Too many teachers are totally absorbed in the process of teaching, by
which is meant the ‘delivery of information,’ and are barely concerned with
the process of learning. Teaching is NOT the goal of education, learning
is! … Our major concern must shift from teaching to learning to achieve our
goals.” — Shlomo Sharan, “Models of Cooperative Learning”

Ask the average person on the street about which types of professions
require the collection of evidence and they will likely speak of law
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A School With No Teachers, Where Students Teach Themselves

A School With No Teachers, Where Students Teach Themselves | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
The school, simply named 42, requires no high school diploma and no money to apply. It's turning French education on its head, but it may also solve some of the country's most pressing problems.
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6 Habits of Remarkably Likable People

6 Habits of Remarkably Likable People | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
They're charming. They're genuine. And they can make an entire room full of people smile.
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Leading the Digital Leap | eSchool News | eSchool News

Leading the Digital Leap | eSchool News | eSchool News | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
The digital leap is providing an enriched learning environment – enabled by technology – for ALL children.
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Practice what you preach

Practice what you preach | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
As a teacher, you are used to giving lots of feedback. Returned tests and papers, notes home, conferences, faculty meetings and the like all provide us wit
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A Brooklyn School’s Curriculum Includes Ambition

A Brooklyn School’s Curriculum Includes Ambition | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Mott Hall Bridges Academy, a public middle school in Brownsville, Brooklyn, the poorest neighborhood in New York City, is seen by many as a safe zone in a crime-plagued area, and a gateway out of generational poverty.
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7 reasons digital equity is a social justice issue | eSchool News | eSchool News

7 reasons digital equity is a social justice issue | eSchool News | eSchool News | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Digital equity is more than just a must-have for students--here are 7 reasons why it is also a social justice issue.
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It is not THEM it is YOU.

It is not THEM it is YOU. | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
  The above quote has become my mantra for parent engagement specialists in most of my recent trainings. Over the years, schools and early childhood programs have found a million ways to talk about how the parents won’t attend events and programs. Only the few that “care” will come out. However, in the past twelve […]
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Privacy Concerns for ClassDojo and Other Tracking Apps for Schoolchildren

Privacy Concerns for ClassDojo and Other Tracking Apps for Schoolchildren | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Many teachers say the ClassDojo app helps them record classroom conduct, but critics are wary of such apps’ ramifications for data privacy and fairness.
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Finding Facilitation & Heutagogy

Finding Facilitation & Heutagogy | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
by Tam Mason I came to the role and processes of facilitation through technology first. I had not experienced it face to face - this came later, as did blending the environments - so on/off-line be...
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Back to School. The Do’s and Don’ts for School Leaders. | Think Strategic

Back to School. The Do’s and Don’ts for School Leaders. | Think Strategic | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
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A Teenager’s View on Social Media — Backchannel — Medium

A Teenager's View on Social Media - Backchannel - Medium
Written by an actual teen
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When Not to Use Technology: 15 Things That Should Stay Simple In Education - InformED

When Not to Use Technology: 15 Things That Should Stay Simple In Education - InformED | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Most of us know better than to use technology for technology?s sake. The Shiny New Tech Syndrome is taking the world by storm, and with the added pressur
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Tough Conversations

Tough Conversations | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
     A teacher who has known me for many years, knows that I appreciate my job because of the energy I receive every day from teachers and students. Yes, Sunday night is not always easy on the soul...
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A tool in hand is worth… nothing without proper PD | eSchool News | eSchool News

A tool in hand is worth… nothing without proper PD | eSchool News | eSchool News | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
A new ISTE-Verizon program offers schools and districts research-based support and PD for successfully implementing mobile learning.
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10 ways to revolutionize PD for the digital age | eSchool News | eSchool News

10 ways to revolutionize PD for the digital age | eSchool News | eSchool News | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Top tips from school leaders on innovating digital professional development and putting the focus where it belongs—on teachers
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Confront With Care

Confront With Care | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Few leaders can avoid confrontation. There are simply too many items and employees that require oversight and guidance. The likelihood is very high that every leader will need to address numerous areas of concern within her organization at various po...
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8 steps to being a better listener and leader via @ImpactfulCoach

8 steps to being a better listener and leader via @ImpactfulCoach | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
"If we were supposed to talk more than we listen, we would have two tongues and one ear." ~ Mark Twain At the beginning of my principal tenure, I was heav
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10 Smart Ways Leaders Can Bring Out the Best in Others | Department oF Finance

10 Smart Ways Leaders Can Bring Out the Best in Others | Department oF Finance | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
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Privacy Concerns for ClassDojo and Other Tracking Apps for Schoolchildren

Privacy Concerns for ClassDojo and Other Tracking Apps for Schoolchildren | Live and Learn | Scoop.it
Many teachers say the ClassDojo app helps them record classroom conduct, but critics are wary of such apps’ ramifications for data privacy and fairness.
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