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28 Student-Centered Instructional Strategies -

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Your Rubric Is a Hot Mess; Here’s How to Fix It.

Your Rubric Is a Hot Mess; Here’s How to Fix It. | Ed World | Scoop.it
Instead of listing all the different ways a task deviates from the target, the single-point rubric simply describes the target in a single column of traits.
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The problem with teaching ‘grit’ to poor kids? They already have it. Here’s what they really need.

The problem with teaching ‘grit’ to poor kids? They already have it. Here’s what they really need. | Ed World | Scoop.it
'While grit theory offers little of value to those disadvantaged students, it can certainly harm them, by romanticizing hardship.'
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Sending Mixed Message: Do Parents Value Kids’ Achievement Over Empathy?

Sending Mixed Message: Do Parents Value Kids’ Achievement Over Empathy? | Ed World | Scoop.it
Parents and educators tell kids to care for one another, but their actions often send the message that high achievement and personal happiness are actually more
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Icebreakers that Rock

Icebreakers that Rock | Ed World | Scoop.it
Too many classroom icebreakers require students to take big social risks with people they barely know. Or they don't really help students get to know each other
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Know Your Terms: Holistic, Analytic, and Single-Point Rubrics

Know Your Terms: Holistic, Analytic, and Single-Point Rubrics | Ed World | Scoop.it
Whether you're new to rubrics, or you've used them for years without knowing their formal names, it may be time for a primer on rubric terminology.
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Visualizing 21st-Century Classroom Design

Visualizing 21st-Century Classroom Design | Ed World | Scoop.it
These five steps are essential in creating a 21st-century classroom: establishing zones, ensuring resource accessibility, encouraging mobility, igniting inspiration, and fostering respect.
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Free Technology for Teachers: 7 Blogging Platforms for Teachers Compared and Ranked

Free Technology for Teachers: 7 Blogging Platforms for Teachers Compared and Ranked | Ed World | Scoop.it
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Resources for Assessment in Project-Based Learning

Resources for Assessment in Project-Based Learning | Ed World | Scoop.it
Looking for tools and strategies for effective assessment in project-based learning? To support you, we've assembled this guide to helpful resources from Edutopia and beyond.
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These 17 life hacks will change the way you use Gmail

These 17 life hacks will change the way you use Gmail | Ed World | Scoop.it
These 17 apps, tricks, and plug-ins can help you both streamline your Gmail time and do things you didn't even know were possible.
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Digital Promise Puts Education Research All In One Place

Digital Promise Puts Education Research All In One Place | Ed World | Scoop.it
A new tool lets educators and ed-tech developers easily find peer-reviewed research articles relevant to their work.
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High Expectations: Changing Kids' Self-Image

High Expectations: Changing Kids' Self-Image | Ed World | Scoop.it
Help your students develop a growth mindset through fostering student agency and active learning, student-led meetings, low-stakes writing assignments, team problem solving, and honest reflection.
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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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Why Discipline Should Be Aligned With A School’s Learning Philosophy

Why Discipline Should Be Aligned With A School’s Learning Philosophy | Ed World | Scoop.it
What message does it send to students when teachers ask them to learn from academic mistakes, but there's not room for errors in how they behave?
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Does Your Classroom Tell a Story?

Does Your Classroom Tell a Story? | Ed World | Scoop.it
Bringing objects and props into your classroom can create a world of curiosity and wonder for you and your students.
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Could a Home Ec Revival Help Slash Food Waste?

Could a Home Ec Revival Help Slash Food Waste? | Ed World | Scoop.it
Teaching an updated set of cooking skills to schoolkids could help reduce a major financial and environmental problem.
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Having Other Teachers' Eyes Means Also Having Their Ideas

Having Other Teachers' Eyes Means Also Having Their Ideas | Ed World | Scoop.it
Being a teacher sometimes means shutting the door to your classroom and cutting yourself off from colleagues all day. So, these teachers are opening the doors again to learn from one another.
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Know Your Terms: Holistic, Analytic, and Single-Point Rubrics

Know Your Terms: Holistic, Analytic, and Single-Point Rubrics | Ed World | Scoop.it
Whether you're new to rubrics, or you've used them for years without knowing their formal names, it may be time for a primer on rubric terminology.
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100+ Great Google Classroom Resources for Educators

100+ Great Google Classroom Resources for Educators | Ed World | Scoop.it
Google Classroom helps teachers manage student work in Google. More than 100 resources for educators about classroom, docs, spreadsheets, forms and more.
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22 Powerful Closure Activities

22 Powerful Closure Activities | Ed World | Scoop.it
Closure ends a lesson and creates a lasting impression, so make it fun. Students will better retain information reinforced with music, movement, art, or play.
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Are You Sabotaging Your Classroom Management?

Are You Sabotaging Your Classroom Management? | Ed World | Scoop.it
If you struggle with classroom management no matter how many different strategies you try, there's a chance you're doing something to get in your own way.
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Metacognition | Center for Teaching | Vanderbilt University

Metacognition | Center for Teaching | Vanderbilt University | Ed World | Scoop.it

Putting Metacognition into Practice Thinking about One’s Thinking Metacognition is, put simply, thinking about one’s thinking.  More precisely, it refers to the processes used to plan, monitor, and assess one’s understanding and performance. Metacognition includes a critical awareness of a) one’s thinking and learnin

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