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300 Ice-Breakers, Warmers & Fillers.pdf

300 Ice-Breakers, Warmers & Fillers.pdf | Ed World | Scoop.it
Quick activities or odd moments in class

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300 activités de 5 min pour lancer, animer vos formations, réunions et impliquer vos participants.
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Growth Mindset: Clearing up Some Common Confusions

Growth Mindset: Clearing up Some Common Confusions | Ed World | Scoop.it
Carol Dweck's work has made growth mindset a hotly discussed topic in education. It has also spawned misunderstandings about growth mindset and what it means in
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How Leadership Training for All School Staff Helps Students Excel

How Leadership Training for All School Staff Helps Students Excel | Ed World | Scoop.it
A school district in Tennessee went from middle of the pack to top 15 in the state by focusing on effective leadership at all levels of the district.
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DEVELOP THE COMPELLING QUESTION

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DEVELOP THE COMPELLING QUESTION The driving question captures the heart of the project by providing purpose using clear an
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5-Minute Film Festival: 8 Podcasts for Learning

5-Minute Film Festival: 8 Podcasts for Learning | Ed World | Scoop.it
Intrigued by the world of podcasting? This Five-Minute Film Festival features videos, resources, and articles to help any educator get started using podcasts in the classroom as a learning tool.
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3 Ways to Shake Up The Station Rotation Model

3 Ways to Shake Up The Station Rotation Model | Ed World | Scoop.it
Over the last two years, I’ve spent time exploring variations on the established blended learning models. In this post, I want to share three different ways teachers can shake up the traditio…
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Kiddom: Standards-Based Grading Made Wonderful

Kiddom: Standards-Based Grading Made Wonderful | Ed World | Scoop.it
Standards-based grading can be time-consuming. By instantly crunching the numbers, Kiddom gives you that time back so you can focus on personalized instruction.
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Stanford psychologist tells us how to fight workplace burnout

Stanford psychologist tells us how to fight workplace burnout | Ed World | Scoop.it
Tips for conserving your energy at work, avoiding end-of-the-day burnout: alternate high-stress and low-stress tasks, try breathing exercises, focus on the big picture.
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Rethinking Data: How to Create a Holistic View of Students

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By gathering personal interests of students and keeping details handy, educators can use that info to seed ideas for meaningful assignments, connect with
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15 inspiring quotes chosen by teachers, for teachers

15 inspiring quotes chosen by teachers, for teachers | Ed World | Scoop.it
“Motivation, creativity and freedom are my most powerful educational tools,” says Cyprus teacher Evanthia Poyiatzi. To sharpen your motivation, creativity and freedom this week, read (a…
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How Inquiry Can Enable Students to Become Modern Day de Tocquevilles

How Inquiry Can Enable Students to Become Modern Day de Tocquevilles | Ed World | Scoop.it
Observations of early America by Alexis de Tocqueville helped articulate the nation's values. With the guidance of an inquiry based teacher, students create
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Favorite Tech Tools For Social Studies Classes

Favorite Tech Tools For Social Studies Classes | Ed World | Scoop.it
How can educators decide which tech to use in the classroom? There are specialists who can help with that.
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Slowing Down to Learn: Mindful Pauses That Can Help Student Engagement

Slowing Down to Learn: Mindful Pauses That Can Help Student Engagement | Ed World | Scoop.it
Inserting longer pauses throughout classroom instruction time can help students and educators open up to greater possibilities.
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2016 Leaders To Learn From—A Year in Review

Education Week introduces a way to recognize forward-thinking education leaders and share their ideas.
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Best Education Podcasts

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These seven podcasts are the tip of the iceberg for hearing teachers discuss PLNs, school and teacher leadership, teaching strategies, STEM, PD, and more.
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What if young people designed their own learning?

What if young people designed their own learning? | Ed World | Scoop.it
Our education system fails to amplify students' creativity and interest in learning. To continue along the current path is increasingly unscientific, unjustifiable and plain dull.
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Why Are Finland's Schools Successful?

Why Are Finland's Schools Successful? | Ed World | Scoop.it
The country's achievements in education have other nations, especially the United States, doing their homework
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The Secret to Raising Smart Kids

The Secret to Raising Smart Kids | Ed World | Scoop.it
HINT: Don't tell your kids that they are. More than three decades of research shows that a focus on “process”—not on intelligence or ability—is key to success in school and in life
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Noam Chomsky Defines What It Means to Be a Truly Educated Person

Noam Chomsky Defines What It Means to Be a Truly Educated Person | Ed World | Scoop.it
There may be no more contentious an issue at the level of local U.S. government than education. All of the socioeconomic and cultural fault lines communities would rather paper over become fully exposed in debates over funding, curriculum, districting, etc.
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Tools to Help Writers Explain Good Evidence

Tools to Help Writers Explain Good Evidence | Ed World | Scoop.it
Sarah Tantillo shares teacher Jamison Fort's engaging lesson to help student writers sort through multiple claims and identify the best argumentative evidence.
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Testing for Joy and Grit? Schools Nationwide Push to Measure Students’ Emotional Skills

Testing for Joy and Grit? Schools Nationwide Push to Measure Students’ Emotional Skills | Ed World | Scoop.it
In a closely watched experiment, students in California are being tested on their social-emotional skills; the results will be used to rate schools.
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How to Bring ‘More Beautiful’ Questions Back to School

How to Bring ‘More Beautiful’ Questions Back to School | Ed World | Scoop.it
Young children ask lots of questions, but around the time they enter school, those questions begin to fade. Author Warren Berger outlines five ways to help
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10 Intriguing Photographs to Teach Close Reading and Visual Thinking Skills - NYTimes.com

10 Intriguing Photographs to Teach Close Reading and Visual Thinking Skills - NYTimes.com | Ed World | Scoop.it
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Age of Distraction: Why It’s Crucial for Students to Learn to Focus

Age of Distraction: Why It’s Crucial for Students to Learn to Focus | Ed World | Scoop.it
Learning to focus on one task while tuning out the many distractions vying for attention is a crucial life skill that some students are missing.
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What the best education systems are doing right

What the best education systems are doing right | Ed World | Scoop.it
In South Korea and Finland, it's not about finding the "right" school.
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