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Teachers Are Cautious about Bringing Social Media to the Classroom | Envision Blog

Teachers Are Cautious about Bringing Social Media to the Classroom | Envision Blog | Education | Scoop.it
Concerned about risks, teachers remain cautious about adopting social media in the classroom. However, plenty of practical resources are available to educators who are ready to take the plunge.
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How To Make Team Teaching Work - The Creative Education Blog

How To Make Team Teaching Work - The Creative Education Blog | Education | Scoop.it
Team teaching can be an effective way of leading learning, being rewarding for students and teachers. Read our top tips for making team teaching a success.
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These 12 Awesome Schools Could Change The Way You Think About Public Education

These 12 Awesome Schools Could Change The Way You Think About Public Education | Education | Scoop.it
While public high schools have been called “penitentiaries of boredom” and are believed by some to be failing, there are plenty of public schools that have found innovative ways of delivering education.
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Teachers' Favorite Moments During Teacher Appreciation Week ...

Teachers' Favorite Moments During Teacher Appreciation Week ... | Education | Scoop.it
All year long, we at the U.S. Department of Education seek to bring teachers' perspectives to our work and to understand, as much as possible, their classroom realities. Just last week, we hosted conversations with National ...
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Happy Teacher Appreciation Week

Happy Teacher Appreciation Week | Education | Scoop.it
During Teacher Appreciation Week, Envision staff has plenty of fond memories of teachers and their impact on students and their communities.
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National Teacher Day

National Teacher Day | Education | Scoop.it
It's Teacher Appreciation Week! Use #ThankATeacher, join thousands showing support for our nation's teachers http://t.co/57adpok8Mq
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Frosh Files: How to Become the Big (Wo)Man on Campus | ASTUTE

Frosh Files: How to Become the Big (Wo)Man on Campus | ASTUTE | Education | Scoop.it
Starting college soon? http://t.co/YehLjhl7Z0 #graduation #seniors2014 #college #FreshmanAdvice #students #astutemag http://t.co/xHVddR2MpF
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5 Ways Social Media Can Help Students with College Planning

5 Ways Social Media Can Help Students with College Planning | Education | Scoop.it

Social media cannot replace an actual visit to a college campus. But you’ll be surprised how much you can learn when you connect with universities on social media.

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Summer is here. Time to visit colleges. Here are some tips for using social media to make your college search more effective.

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High-Tech, Low Stress: The Classroom Of The Future - Forbes

High-Tech, Low Stress: The Classroom Of The Future - Forbes | Education | Scoop.it
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Think back to your days as a student. Do you remember that special teacher who sparked a new interest for you? How about one who motivated you to do your very best?
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Electronic Arts Executive to Speak at July 22 Session of the National Youth Leadership Forum: Careers in Engineering & Technology

Electronic Arts Executive to Speak at July 22 Session of the National Youth Leadership Forum: Careers in Engineering & Technology | Education | Scoop.it
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Gopi Parampalli, Senior Director of Enterprise Application Services for Electronic Arts, is scheduled to speak to scholars at the National Youth Leadership Forum (NYLF): Careers in Engineering & Technology.

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6 Tips for Managing College Costs

6 Tips for Managing College Costs | Education | Scoop.it
Six ways families and students can better manage college costs, maximize the investment in postsecondary education and have a plan for the future.
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Sixty years after 'Brown v. Board of Education,' the fight goes on

Sixty years after 'Brown v. Board of Education,' the fight goes on | Education | Scoop.it
The Court's decision deployed our nation’s most coveted assets — our Constitution and rule of law — to articulate and enforce the principle of equality. (RT @msnbc: Sixty years after Brown v.
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How should parents support students at exam time?

How should parents support students at exam time? | Education | Scoop.it
It's natural to share your child's anxieties in exam season, but how can you be useful? Oxford University's head of counselling offers advice (How should parents support students at exam time?
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Meet a college that does laundry for its students

Meet a college that does laundry for its students | Education | Scoop.it
But Davidson College in North Carolina plans to fold its full-service laundry in 2015.
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The Goal of Education Is Becoming - Education Week News

The Goal of Education Is Becoming - Education Week News | Education | Scoop.it
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The Goal of Education Is Becoming
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The real goal of education, and of school, is becoming—becoming a "good" person and becoming a more capable person than when you started.
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The Age of Bite-sized Learning: What is It and Why It Works | e-Learning Bookmarking Service - e-Learning Tags

The Age of Bite-sized Learning: What is It and Why It Works |  e-Learning Bookmarking Service - e-Learning Tags | Education | Scoop.it
For many eLearning professionals, bite-sized has always been the right size. Imagine it, more useful content that fits smaller screens or just about any screen.

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If you are interested in how to design small bites of learning consider this excellent course from UW-Stout:


EDUC 641 Mobile Learning Instructional Design (for cell phones, tablets and iPads)


Learn how Chromebooks, iPads, smartphones, tablets, and e-readers integrate into training, the classroom, professional development, and administration activities. Use instructional strategies for curriculum integration including ebooks and digital textbooks in blended or flipped learning activities. Improve collaboration, communication, universal design, and resource development with the use of mobile technology. 


Summer: June 16 - August 15, 2014 or Fall: September 29 - December 5, 2014

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Snip It learning! 

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11 Things Teachers Want from Parents for Teacher Appreciation Week

11 Things Teachers Want from Parents for Teacher Appreciation Week | Education | Scoop.it
A new survey provides insight on the big-ticket items that teachers really need. Forget the candy and coffee mug. At the top of a teacher’s wish list are cooperative and engaged parents.
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How, after 60 years, Brown v. Board of Education succeeded — and didn’t

How, after 60 years, Brown v. Board of Education succeeded — and didn’t | Education | Scoop.it
The Brown decision wiped out the �separate but equal� rule, but did its accomplish its main goal? (How, after 60 years, Brown v.
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Tweet from @Know

Tweet from @Know | Education | Scoop.it
Education nowadays http://t.co/AfjWPGG0Lo
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The key is having a pathway to success. Today's students can't wait until college to have a plan for the future.

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