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What Students Remember Most About Teachers

What Students Remember Most About Teachers | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
at the end of the day, most students won't remember what amazing lesson plans you've created. They won't remember how organized your bulletin boards are. How straight and neat are the desk rows.

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13+1 tips to reduce presentation anxiety

Are you nervous before giving a presentation? This deck explains why are we afraid of public speaking and offers some tips to cope with presentation anxiety.

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Coooooooooooooool !...

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We were just talking about how students give presentations in class.  This slideshare may help them with some of their anxiety.   It may be a good resource for students as they get ready for job, college, or scholarship interviews.

Monica Crane-Gatto's curator insight, January 31, 2014 11:04 PM

Helpful to share with students!

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7 Creative Apps That Allow Students To Show What They Know

7 Creative Apps That Allow Students To Show What They Know | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
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20 Wonderful Online Museums and Sites for Virtual Field Trips

20 Wonderful Online Museums and Sites for Virtual Field Trips | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
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How Do You Grade Tech? I Have 14 Ideas

How Do You Grade Tech? I Have 14 Ideas | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
It used to be simple to post grades. Add up test scores and see what the student earned. Very defensible. Everyone understood. It's not that way anymore. Here are the factors I consider when I'm po...

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How to Differentiate in Any Classroom!

How to Differentiate in Any Classroom! | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
Customizing your teaching to suit each child makes eminent sense. Kids are different, they learn differently, so we should teach them differently, right? But when you're staring out at 20 or 30 stud
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Promote Thyself! 3 Tools for sending professional looking newsletters via e-mail.

Promote Thyself! 3 Tools for sending professional looking newsletters via e-mail. | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
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Reading Like a Sleuth! Classroom Poster on Close Reading

Reading Like a Sleuth! Classroom Poster on Close Reading | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
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Finland pilots mid-day hobbies at schools - results encouraging

Finland pilots mid-day hobbies at schools - results encouraging | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
Several Finnish schools are participating in a trial of a flexible timetable system that allows students to engage in extra-curricular activities in the middle of the school day.

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Best & the Worst Study Habits for all Types of Learners

Best & the Worst Study Habits for all Types of Learners | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
All methods for studying are not created equal. Learn about some of the best and worst study habits at CampusBooks
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Trending Tweens: How Kids Use Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC]

Trending Tweens: How Kids Use Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC] | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
Among teenage girls aged twelve to seventeen, 95% of them use the Internet, and 81% of them use social media. Facebook has become a preteen paradise; it's the perfect platform to promote peer interaction and 5th grade drama.

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Angie Mc's curator insight, January 26, 2014 10:19 AM

Be an engaged and informed parent. Focus on the benefits of social media, with our favorite being the ability to stay in touch with friends and family.

Donald McClendon's curator insight, January 27, 2014 12:43 PM

Is this the real target market social media wants?

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Top Ten Tips for Managing Your iPad's Memory! - Smart Apps For Kids

Top Ten Tips for Managing Your iPad's Memory! - Smart Apps For Kids | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
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Great tips to help keep your iPad running smoothly.and efficiently.

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6 Channels Of 21st Century Learning

6 Channels Of 21st Century Learning | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
What is 21st century learning, and how do networks and technology function within it?

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Five Time-Saving PowerPoint Tips

A powerful presentation can make or break your meeting. Don't wing it; learn these must-know Powerpoint tips in just minutes from the experts at lynda.com. Chec

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Watch this slide presentation from lynda.com to learn about the most important time-saving tips when working on PowerPoint. Each tip is supported by a video.

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Sandra Carswell's curator insight, February 10, 2014 11:28 PM

Can there be more to learn about Power Point? 

Don Karp's curator insight, February 11, 2014 12:41 AM

Very comprehensive with YouTubes for each

Mayra.Loves.Books's curator insight, February 12, 2014 7:05 AM

Very helpful!

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How Video Games Are Changing Education

How Video Games Are Changing Education | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
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10 Benefits Of Digital Planning For Teachers

10 Benefits Of Digital Planning For Teachers | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
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The Museum of Forgotten Art Supplies

Artifacts of art supply antiquity.
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Fun to browse through!

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5 Good iPad Apps for Taking Students Into Virtual Field Trips

5 Good iPad Apps for Taking Students Into Virtual Field Trips | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it

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OED birthday word generator: which words originated in your birth year? | OxfordWords blog

OED birthday word generator: which words originated in your birth year? | OxfordWords blog | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
Do you know which words entered the English language around the same time you entered the world? Use our OED birthday word generator to find out! We've sco
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Find out words that originated in your birth year. Mine was "chocoholic". Yum!!!

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FREE Dental Health Coloring Book

FREE Dental Health Coloring Book | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
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Just in time to prepare for Dental Health month, Tom's of Maine is offering a FREE
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There is also a contest with 5 winners per week. Prizes include  a $100 art supply gift certificate.

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Free Physical Education Toolbox! We Are Teachers

Free Physical Education Toolbox! We Are Teachers | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
Freshly updated this year to reflect the latest findings and best practices, the Presidential Youth Fitness Program is now available, and it’s FREE.
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5 ed tech podcasts you should listen to

5 ed tech podcasts you should listen to | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it
These online radio shows will provide tips and expand your knowledge of the fast-changing world of education technology.
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How Twitter Changed the eLearning Community with Conversations

How Twitter Changed the eLearning Community with Conversations | Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) | Scoop.it

"Twitter, in my opinion, was the one social media tool that really encouraged the idea of the Backchannel.  The backchannel is the stream of conversations happening on social media while a live event is happening.  Audience members are tweeting their personal commentary LIVE during general sessions, concurrent sessions, and throughout their event experience."


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