Thanks to some technology tools for educators, snow cancellation days don’t have to be a complete loss of teaching time with your students. Teachers have been integrating fantastic sites like Schoology and Edmodo to give students voices and allow them to interact with lessons in new and meaningful ways. Now teachers are using many free […]
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A system of teacher development linked to the needs of hiring entities that awarded licenses based on demonstrated competence would provide personalized development pathways for teachers and ensure well-trained teachers for schools.
For many years now I have been championing the need for all schools and all students to engage in e-learning, and whilst I definitely sense there is a ground swell of support for this notion I am still patently aware that it is important to be clear about why this should be a priority. I initially trialed e-learning because I suspected it would engage learners and would provide an opportunity for students to continue learning and engaging in the work I set, anytime, anywhere. These continue to be compelling arguments for blended learning, however it is becoming increasing clear that this is in fact just the tip of the pedagogical iceberg.
As educators we set high standards for our students and we motivate them to become their best. We share and encourage resources to improve the lives of our students. We care passionately about their current and future success. I encourage my students to create resolutions for themselves each year, and I always set resolutions for […]
The national movement of STEM + Art = STEAM fosters innovation and encourages the integration of art and design in K-12 education. For this week's Top Picks List Friday, we're featuring the best tech creation tools. Students love to make their own creations -- no matter what the topic....