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A Professional Learning Teacher Toolkit

A Professional Learning Teacher Toolkit | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it

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Ajo Monzó's curator insight, June 20, 2:01 AM
Molt bo!
António Leça Domingues's curator insight, June 24, 2:54 AM
Kit de desenvolvimento pessoal para professores.
David W. Deeds's curator insight, June 29, 7:38 PM

Very useful! Thanks to Michel Verstrepen.      

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Strategies for Helping Students Motivate Themselves

Strategies for Helping Students Motivate Themselves | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
Consider using autonomy, competence, relatedness, and relevance as practical classroom strategies to reinforce the intrinsic motivation students need for making the most of their learning.

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Sue Alexander's curator insight, July 3, 2015 5:35 PM
And where better than the Art Room?
Willem Kuypers's curator insight, July 4, 2015 3:32 AM

La motivation des étudiants est un  problème épineux. J'aime bien l'approche assez complet du problème.

Diana Short 's curator insight, July 4, 2015 3:38 PM

Love it. These skills, gained and practiced support nearly every social, business, or personal interaction. Yay!

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Are You An Analog or Digital Leader?

Are You An Analog or Digital Leader? | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
By Abhijit Bhaduri and Bill Fischer Changing mindsets begins with you! The only mind you can be sure of changing is your own, and the only way that you can demonstrate this mindset change is through your behaviors. If you aspire for your organization to be faster, more innovative, less afraid [...]

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Carol Rine's curator insight, March 27, 2015 11:05 AM

Excellent comparison. I am challenged by some of these! #AlwaysGrowing

Willem Kuypers's curator insight, March 29, 2015 3:28 PM

Le digital a certainement changé notre façon d'être. Ici l'auteur fait une extrapolation vers le leadership du 21st siècle. Évidemment les choses ne sont pas aussi noir/blanc. Il faut des styles de management différents selon les situations.

Sarah johnstone's curator insight, May 19, 2015 4:59 AM

Digital - DIGItal - DIGITAL All The Way For Me!! ��

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School vs. Learning

School vs. Learning | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
I have been thinking a lot about the "traditional" model of school and how people actually learn. If done the wrong way, school can actually go against what is needed for learning.  There are a lot...

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Is School Enough for 21st Century Learners? - The Learning Lab

Is School Enough for 21st Century Learners? - The Learning Lab | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
21st century learners need more than traditional students of the past. They want autonomy and some guidance from professionals. They want Innovation Lab.

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Use Twitter to Create a Global Classroom

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At a time when global news is sounding alarms across so many issues, the need to connect, be informed, and deepen our understanding is greater than ever....

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Two Great Tools for Creating Interactive Timelines

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Addressing Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs with Technology

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Technology is way too often given a bad rap by administrators and educators as a distraction or a hazard for students.  When technology is integrated intentionally with foresight and with intention of addressing specific growth-oriented goals, it increases the potential to help students learn, develop, and grow in unique ways.  It can be used to help address the needs as described by Maslow.


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Life of an Educator: 10 shifts for educators to make in the upcoming school year

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If we want better students, end the 19th-century ‘grading game’

If we want better students, end the 19th-century ‘grading game’ | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
The rigidity of using only grades to determine future success has stifled creativity and reinforced a negative climate for learning

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10 Great Places to Find, Download and Read Free or Inexpensive eBooks

10 Great Places to Find, Download and Read Free or Inexpensive eBooks | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
Here is a great list of places where you can find and download free or inexpensive eBooks.

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11 EdTech Bloggers To Follow in 2014 (Good list)

11 EdTech Bloggers To Follow in 2014 (Good list) | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
Looking for new ideas for how to use technology in your classroom in 2014?  Looking for colleagues to inspire your practice? Ideas to help integrate technology into your lesson plans? Look no further. One of the things we love most about teaching in the age of technology is the ability it gives...

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DailyEnglish's curator insight, December 28, 2014 2:54 AM

Des bloggers à suivre en 2015, pour des idées motivantes et des lecons interessants pour apprendre l'anglais

www.dailyenglish.fr

séjours linguistiques en immersion anglaise dans des familles anglaises partout en France

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Sue Alexander's curator insight, December 30, 2014 9:17 AM

I concur, but would add Matt Miller's Ditch that Textbook to make an even dozen.

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Universal Skills All Learners Should Know How to Do

Universal Skills All Learners Should Know How to Do | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it

"This morning I was thinking about the things that all young people should know how to do regardless of income, geographical location, life goals, etc.  I started a list – see below.  Some have “always” been true – some are unique to this century of learning.  Let me know of any other universal skills you believe young people should know how to do."


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Beth Dichter's curator insight, December 6, 2014 9:48 PM

What do young people need to know? Jackie Gerstein provides a great visual as well as a list of 18 ideas, and each has a link for additional information. She also requests that you send her additional ideas.

After you review the list you might consider how many of these skills are taught in your school, or consider which should be taught in school.
Five of her ideas are below. Click through to the post for the rest.

* How to be a self-directed learner – finding and using resources (both face-to-face and online) to learn and improve personal interests

* How to evaluate websites and online tools for credibility

* How to work in mixed-age groups

* How to code

* How to set and achieve goals

Kimberly House's curator insight, December 7, 2014 12:16 PM

The best question she asks is 'Which are taught in school? Which should be?' These are great questions to explore as a staff in looking at these universal skills.

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40 Viewing Comprehension Strategies

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40 Viewing Comprehension Strategies: Watching Videos Like You Read A Book
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This  is like the DI work we did with Think Literacy but in a short form. Great ideas!

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Malcolm Gladwell's 5 Best Life Lessons for Entrepreneurs

Malcolm Gladwell's 5 Best Life Lessons for Entrepreneurs | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
Budding entrepreneurs can learn a thing or two (or three, or four... ) from this master debunker of conventional wisdom.

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Failing Forward: 21 Ideas To Use It In Your Classroom

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Stanford Professor: We Need to Take the Fear Out of Learning Math | Big Think

Stanford Professor: We Need to Take the Fear Out of Learning Math | Big Think | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
Young math learners are done a major disservice by speed trials and drills, says education expert Jo Boaler. We need to redesign education so that students work on problems they enjoy.

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A Great Overview of The Flipped Classroom

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Five-Minute Film Festival: Genius Hour

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Imagine if you were allowed to use a whole workday every week to explore any project you wanted. With no restrictions on your time or what you could do, think of the ideas you could come up with and the things you could learn about! In the workplace, this practice is called 20 percent time. It first gained widespread notice at Google, but many companies have allowed employees to work on side projects as a way of fostering innovation. Since it's not often possible for teachers to sacrifice an ent

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Creative Educator - Five Habits of Great Coaches

Creative Educator - Five Habits of Great Coaches | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
Coaches do not spend most of their time lecturing or even “front-loading.” Coaches give players opportunities to practice and apply skills in a contextually appropriate situation, providing just-in-time feedback, asking targeted and specific questions, clarifying what is happening, and providing information relevant to what is happening at specific moments.

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, January 30, 2015 4:55 AM

Some really useful tips. Focused on PBL teachers, but the tips can be applied to whatever you teach.

Linda Buckmaster's curator insight, January 30, 2015 5:47 AM

Good tips for whatever subject

Linda Croudace's curator insight, February 1, 2015 5:19 AM

Don't underestimate the value of a good coach or mentor.

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Transition to the Role of Principal / Vice-Principal - Ontario study/report


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Reinventing School From the Ground Up For Inquiry Learning

Reinventing School From the Ground Up For Inquiry Learning | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
Can inquiry-based and project-based learning exist in a traditional industrial-age school? It may be time for schools to invent fresh ecosystems designed specifically for inquiry.

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Posing Questions in the Digital Classroom

Posing Questions in the Digital Classroom | Educating in a digital world | Scoop.it
Teachers ask hundreds of questions every week. It is the basis of all enquiry based learning. It is the main way of uncovering each child’s understanding. It can also help to move the learning on o...

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Jerry Busone's curator insight, January 3, 2015 8:26 AM

Great apps to spice up your Instructor led or virtual training

junewall's curator insight, January 4, 2015 1:45 AM

Perhaps a good intro for inquiry learning ?

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Quick Tutorial for the New Google Drive (2015) - YouTube


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Building Curiosity - YouTube

"My tribute to Curiosity, both the NASA rover and the human desire to discover, featuring words from some of science's greatest minds and LEGO's special edition Mars rover set."


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Beth Dichter's curator insight, December 3, 2014 10:05 PM

This video, from PBS, explores curiosity. What makes one curious? Listen to a number of people describe why people may be curious. This video is inspiring and may lead some students in your class to think of curiosity and science in a new way.

María Dolores Díaz Noguera's curator insight, December 4, 2014 6:20 AM

Explorando ... la curiosidad Como una impor clave..Building Curiosity - YouTube | @scoopit via @BethDichter http://sco.lt/...