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Resources, news, tools and event news for teaching and learning. For a compete list of resources go to: http://kenyaschoolreport.com/resources/teachers
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Classroom Tech, Professional Development Top List of Faculty Concerns -- Campus Technology

Classroom Tech, Professional Development Top List of Faculty Concerns -- Campus Technology | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
When social media-using faculty were asked to cite their biggest concerns for education, what topped the list were technology in the classroom and professional development.
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A Teacher's Guide To Handling Unhappiness During The Holidays - Edudemic

A Teacher's Guide To Handling Unhappiness During The Holidays - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
While several of us are recovering from Thanksgiving, gearing up for Christmas vacation and decking our halls, there are some that are not.
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The Top 5 Ways Teachers Earn Additional Income - Edudemic

The Top 5 Ways Teachers Earn Additional Income - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
Teachers work their you-know-whats off. Some still have time or the need to earn a bit extra. Let's take a look at some of the most popular ways to get some additional income.
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A List Of 50+ Teaching Strategies To Jumpstart Your Teacher Brain

A List Of 50+ Teaching Strategies To Jumpstart Your Teacher Brain | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
A List Of 50+ Teaching Strategies To Jumpstart Your Teacher Brain 

Teaching strategies are among the most important ingredients for highly-effective learning environments.

In addition to literacy strategies, approaches to assessment, and grouping strategies (among many others), knowing the right teaching strategy for the right academic situation may not be a matter of expertise or training, but memory: out of sight, out of mind, yes?

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5 Free Online Courses Designed For Teachers - Edudemic

5 Free Online Courses Designed For Teachers - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
We're all looking to boost our skills a bit. Especially if we're teachers looking to take advantage of new resources. These free online courses are worth trying.
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20 Steps on How to Create an Online Conference

20 Steps on How to Create an Online Conference | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it

Presenting in an online conference empowers both the presenter and the audience. A very close bond develops very quickly between the presenter and the audience. Only presenters and attendees of a live online synchronous class know what I’m referring to. The magic is there and it cannot be replicated in a recording.

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5 Time-Saving Websites For Preschool Teachers - Edudemic

5 Time-Saving Websites For Preschool Teachers - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
There are a lot of time-sucking websites for preschool teachers. Instead, let's examine the best ones that will help you save some time.
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10 Digital Resources For New Teachers - Edudemic

10 Digital Resources For New Teachers - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
There are a pantload of resources for new teachers that should help many be a bit less afraid of their new role in the classroom.
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10,000 teachers to be hired by October

10,000 teachers to be hired by October | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug 19 - The government has embarked on a major recruitment drive targeting 10,000 teachers, in a move aimed at bridging the gap left by retiring
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The 5 Biggest Skills Modern Teachers Need - Edudemic

The 5 Biggest Skills Modern Teachers Need - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
The best modern teachers – the ones who consistently show the most learning gains among their students – are the ones who go beyond their degree.
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Stop working so hard...that's the student's job!

Stop working so hard...that's the student's job! | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
Are you exhausted at the end of a day of teaching? Does your head hurt? Are you hoarse? Do you look something like this? You may be suffering from a common condition called Doing-It-For-Them-Itis, ...
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Kenya: Infrastructure Key for ICT Rollout - Experts

Kenya: Infrastructure Key for ICT Rollout - Experts | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it

Nairobi — The government has been asked to enact proper policies before embarking on introducing ICT education in public schools.

 
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27 Tips For Mentoring New Teachers - Edudemic

27 Tips For Mentoring New Teachers - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
Looking to learn some fast and effective tips for mentoring new teachers? This simple visual guide will get you thinking and making real progress.
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A New Approach To Professional Development - Edudemic

A New Approach To Professional Development - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I went to my doctor (don’t worry, I’m all good!). In order to make an appointment with him, I had to go to a booking site, find a time slot that was open, book it and that was it! Over the next few days, the website stuck in my head; so …
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12 Books About Learning Every Teacher Should Read

12 Books About Learning Every Teacher Should Read | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it

12 Books About Learning Every Teacher Should Read. While digital content is handy and accessible, many of the issues we face as educators are deeper than any single post–or series of posts–can adequately address. While RSS skimming and short eBooks are beginning to find favor with busy teachers–and for good reason–pairing that kind of persistent content with longer-duration reads is never a bad idea. Where will you find the time? That’s another post.

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[Teacher's Insight] Best Ways to Use Blogging in the Classroom - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

[Teacher's Insight] Best Ways to Use Blogging in the Classroom - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
Let me share with you about how effectively some educators are using blogs in their classroom.
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Teaching Career Tips: 12 Highly-Informative Blogs for Aspiring Teachers

Teaching Career Tips: 12 Highly-Informative Blogs for Aspiring Teachers | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it

Teaching is indeed a very rewarding profession. After your parents, your teacher is the one who influences your life to a great extent. Today, the Internet provides a plethora of resources for aspiring teachers who are interested in developing new ideas, increasing their knowledge and improving their skills.

Here is a list of some popular blogs that are usually maintained by teachers who regularly post important and edifying content related to education and teaching:

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Are You An Average Teacher? Find Out With These Stats - Edudemic

Are You An Average Teacher? Find Out With These Stats - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
Are you making the grade when it comes to being an excellent or average teacher? These stats shed some light on what an 'average' educator is.
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The Real Problem With Multiple-Choice Questions

The Real Problem With Multiple-Choice Questions | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it

The Real Problem With Multiple-Choice Questions. While it has been derided by educators for decades as incapable of truly measuring understanding, and while performance on such exams can be noticeably improved simply by learning a few tricks, the multiple choice question may have a larger, less obvious flaw that disrupts the tone of learning itself. This is a tone that is becoming increasingly important in the 21st century as access to information increases, as the updating of information happens more naturally, and as blended and mobile learning environments become more common.

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5 Goals Teachers Should Shoot For This School Year - Edudemic

5 Goals Teachers Should Shoot For This School Year - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
In the midst of the summer while enjoying time off, we cannot help but think about the coming school year. We all know that this season is a power charger for every teacher, a battery refill which hopefully will last the entire year.
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25 Ways Teachers Can Integrate Social Media Into Education - Edudemic

25 Ways Teachers Can Integrate Social Media Into Education - Edudemic | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
Some teachers embrace technology and social media. Others lurk. Many ignore. So what does the average teacher do if they're somewhere in the middle?
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25 Free iPad Apps for Teaching Geography

25 Free iPad Apps for Teaching Geography | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
Are you looking for a way to teach your children or students geography? Offer them a totally free vacation around the world by downloading the following Free iPad apps.
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17 Tips For New Teachers From Experienced Teachers

17 Tips For New Teachers From Experienced Teachers | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
17 Tips For New Teachers From Experienced Teachers
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The 10 Free Tech Tools Your Class Should Be Using -- THE Journal

The 10 Free Tech Tools Your Class Should Be Using -- THE Journal | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
Know about iTalc? Bubbl.us? Ribbon Hero? You should! Discover the latest in free software that's making a splash in classrooms.
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How Technology Has Helped Teachers Cross Borders Without Traveling - EdTechReview (ETR)

How Technology Has Helped Teachers Cross Borders Without Traveling - EdTechReview (ETR) | Kenya School Report - Educators Corner | Scoop.it
One of the most important things to remember when considering the impact of technology for teachers is that they now have the ability to teach classes from anywhere in the world.
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