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Research Links 'Responsive' Teaching to Academic Gains

Research Links 'Responsive' Teaching to Academic Gains | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
A new study adds to the growing body of research showing that social-emotional learning can positively influence academic, as well as behavioral, results.
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The 100 Best Learning Tools Of 2012 As Chosen By You

The 100 Best Learning Tools Of 2012 As Chosen By You | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
More than 500 learning professionals took part in voting for their favorite tools, apps, and learning resources.

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15 Great Video Sites for Educators

15 Great Video Sites for Educators | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it

Some very good video sites for teachers...


Via Steven Engravalle, Jenny Smith, Deborah Millar , juandoming, Ana Rodera, Adriana Marichal, Susan, Ricard Garcia
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Bnahha Langarika's curator insight, May 15, 2013 8:10 PM

Para aprender mas!

Ness Crouch's curator insight, May 23, 2013 4:42 PM

edgalaxy.com has a tag line 'cool stuff for nerdy teachers' this is me all over. Great videos worth spending the time having a look.

Nalya Ovshieva's curator insight, May 26, 2013 5:55 AM

The video sites  will broaden the scope of choices for educators striving to develop materials for students.

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Using Games in the ELL Classroom, Part I

Using Games in the ELL Classroom, Part I | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Games can help create meaningful and low-anxiety opportunities for English-language learners to develop fluency, say Larry Ferlazzo and Katie Hull Sypnieski.
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Kids More Likely To Eat Vegetables With Goofy Names, Study Says

Kids More Likely To Eat Vegetables With Goofy Names, Study Says | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Renaming fruits and vegetables with catchy, attractive monikers could more easily convince children to eat them, according to a new study.
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States Could Have 60 Percent Obesity Rate by 2030, Report Suggests

States Could Have 60 Percent Obesity Rate by 2030, Report Suggests | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Education Week news producer Bryan Toporek brings you K-12 sports coverage that reaches far beyond box scores.
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Research Links 'Responsive' Teaching to Academic Gains

Research Links 'Responsive' Teaching to Academic Gains | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
A new study adds to the growing body of research showing that social-emotional learning can positively influence academic, as well as behavioral, results.
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New Breed of Community Partnerships Aiding Schools

New Breed of Community Partnerships Aiding Schools | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Formal space-sharing arrangements between districts and other entities enable them to forge a shared vision to benefit the community.
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Boost Teacher Learning With Video Clubs

Boost Teacher Learning With Video Clubs | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
A 2nd grade teacher touts the benefits of video clubs, in which groups of teachers watch and discuss video-recorded lessons.

 

This would be so cool to do!

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How This 12-Year-Old Has Already Created 98 Online Games

How This 12-Year-Old Has Already Created 98 Online Games | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
The future of programming....
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Why I Want to Teach: The Voice of a Young Teacher

Why I Want to Teach: The Voice of a Young Teacher | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
The Learning First Alliance is a partnership of 16 national level education organizations representing 10 million members dedicated to improving student learning every day.
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25+ Favorite Quotes for Educators

25+ Favorite Quotes for Educators | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
There are so many great quotes related to education out there, and they can really be helpful when you (or your students) are looking for...

Great inspiration  :)

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Harvard Education Letter

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"While the Common Core State Standards share many features and concepts with existing standards, the new standards also represent a substantial departure from current practice in a number of respects."

Explains some major math and english Common Core differences.

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Getting Started with Project-Based Learning (Hint: Don't Go Crazy)

Getting Started with Project-Based Learning (Hint: Don't Go Crazy) | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Before the start of the school year, many of us want to use the remaining weeks of summer to learn some new skills -- such as project-based learning (PBL).

Great advice!  I plan on following it soon!!

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Bullying Resources: A Selected Listing

Bullying Resources: A Selected Listing | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Publishers address bullying in books aimed at almost every age and reading level, from picture books to young adult novels.

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Seven Things to Remember About Students Who Challenge Us | InService Blog

Seven Things to Remember About Students Who Challenge Us | InService Blog | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
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Report Indicates Significant Re-Segregation of Public Schools

Report Indicates Significant Re-Segregation of Public Schools | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Reporter Sarah D. Sparks spent the last five years writing about federal and state education regulations. Now covering education research, she can most often be found with a double-shot mocha in one hand and the latest academic journal in the other.
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5 Ways to Enrich Your Classroom Through Parent Engagement - Getting Smart by Guest Author - DigLN, edchat, ntchat

5 Ways to Enrich Your Classroom Through Parent Engagement - Getting Smart by Guest Author - DigLN, edchat, ntchat | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
As school budgets suffer cutbacks, educators are tasked with getting more creative in supplementing curriculum with enriching and memorable activities.
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Report: Expand Support of Training for 'Middle Jobs'

Report: Expand Support of Training for 'Middle Jobs' | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Veteran Education Week reporters Catherine Gewertz and Erik Robelen bring you news and analysis of issues at the core of classroom learning.
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Improving Practice with Sarah Brown Wessling

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Looking for ways to improve your teaching practice? Learn about the Gradual Release method of teaching.
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Don't Prevent Students' Mistakes, Prepare for Them

Don't Prevent Students' Mistakes, Prepare for Them | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
David Ginsburg is a consultant specializing in instructional coaching, school leadership, math instruction, and new teacher training.

 

Very well said!

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What Teachers Buy for Their Students

What Teachers Buy for Their Students | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Education Week Teacher's take on the latest news, ideas, and resources for teacher leaders.
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School year starts with new curriculum

School year starts with new curriculum | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Here's fair warning for students: Monday isn't just the first day of school in Baltimore City and the surrounding five counties, it's the beginning of life with a whole new set of expectations from teachers.
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Dogs as Role Models: A Lesson in Classroom Management

Dogs as Role Models: A Lesson in Classroom Management | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
One of the questions I am most frequently asked is, "What do I do when several students act out at the same time?" Without resorting to S.W.A.T.
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25 Education Blogs Perfect For Parents (And Just About Anyone Else) | Edudemic

25 Education Blogs Perfect For Parents (And Just About Anyone Else) | Edudemic | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it

"25 of the best education blogs for proactive parents"

Great list of resources!

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Project Essentials Checklist | FreeBIEs | Tools | Project Based Learning | BIE

Project Essentials Checklist | FreeBIEs | Tools | Project Based Learning | BIE | Education-Caitlin | Scoop.it
Project Based Learning for the 21st Century...

Good PBL Checklist for newbies!

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