During a two-hour visit, Chancellor Dennis Walcott, Regents Chancellor Merryl Tisch, and State Education Commissioner John King sat in on an English class and watched sixth-graders identify specific words that illustrated the theme of a poem about mushrooms. In a math class, they saw five students present different solutions for the same problem, then heard the teacher explain that one strategy of problem-solving might make more sense for one student, or in one situation, than another.
We are preparing our students for 21st-century careers, but many of these careers don't even exist yet. How do we make sure we are providing our students with the skill sets they will need, when their future career ...
This is an abstract of an article by Thomas R. Guskey, Gerry M. Swan, and Lee Ann Jung. The article was published in the October 2011 issue of Phi Delta Kappan and is available in full-text format through Gale PowerSearch or EBSCO Host.
"iPads are more than just a cool tech tool, and the ways they can be used to support and enhance student learning are endless! Below you will find a list of iPad apps, organized by subject, that can help your child. Click on the name of the app to learn more about each one! The apps listed here are free. "
Yesterday, I read this great short blog post from @kylepace entitled Good Vs Great Teachers. In the article, Kyle criticises another author who appeared to believe that educational technology was a waste of time because ...
December 11, 2012 webinar addresses the shift in special education services for districts implementing the Common Core...
Identify the shift in language required to align with the Common Core.Review a guiding framework for writing IEPs with CCSS-aligned goals and objectives.Recognize a CCSS-aligned IEP for primary and middle school grades.
Via Mel Riddile
"Are you planning to use iPad in your teaching this year ? Are you still looking for resources to help you with the implementation of this mobile device in your classroom? I know those first steps can sometimes be extremely hard particulalry in regard to a piece of technology that is still relatively new in education. You might also have problems convincing your school staff about the importance of iPad in yur teaching. You need to have solid ground to stand on and to do this you need to have recourse to the different educational resources you can put your hands on. Fortunately this modest blog can provide you with a head start into the world of' ' iPadology '. We have an iPad section where you can find tons of materials from apps to guides on the use of iPad in education. This is also a work in progress to which I keep adding more and more materials as I am doing in this post"
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.