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Best Practice Fits All

Best Practice Fits All | Ripples | Scoop.it
When you hear professional development described as "one size fits all", what do you imagine? Heads resting on hands? Glazed eyes? Sidebar conversations running rampant? I can relate-- I have sat i...
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5 Outside of the Box Assessments Ideas

5 Outside of the Box Assessments Ideas | Ripples | Scoop.it
As another school year comes to a close, many of us are designing our end of the year assessments or knee deep grading them.
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The 10 Most Popular TED Ed Videos for Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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A Quiver of Teaching Strategies (Not Just One Silver Bullet)

A Quiver of Teaching Strategies (Not Just One Silver Bullet) | Ripples | Scoop.it
To develop a class of risk takers, administrators need to encourage faculty to try new teaching strategies so they model for their students risk taking, flexibility, and resilience when failure happens.
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Student Engagement with Blended Learning: 9 Unique Ideas

Student Engagement with Blended Learning: 9 Unique Ideas | Ripples | Scoop.it
These 9 strategies for blended learning are certain to help you engage students quickly and consistently.
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Why "Content Coverage" is Over: A Manifesto!

Why "Content Coverage" is Over: A Manifesto! | Ripples | Scoop.it
Should content coverage requirements supersede delivering high-quality instruction? Andrew Miller doesn't think so! And he invites you to read and sign his rousing manifesto.
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No More Excuses 2: Four Ways to Avoid the Trap of “Developmentally Appropriate”

No More Excuses 2: Four Ways to Avoid the Trap of “Developmentally Appropriate” | Ripples | Scoop.it
Blog post at Brilliant or Insane : In my last 'No More Excuses' post, I pointed out that, contrary to the common wisdom, ignorance is not, in fact, bliss. Educators need t[..]
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The Power of Video to Give Feedback for Learning

Last weekend was the third time my son, Austin, stepped out on his rollerblades. His first two times were frustrating for him and the start of our rollerblading activity last weekend was no differe...
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Replacing Filler in Special Education Documents

Replacing Filler in Special Education Documents | Ripples | Scoop.it
Special education teachers can better serve their students by recording challenges and progress with accurate data, measurable goals, and explicit anecdotes.
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Watching Yourself Teach is Transformational by @TeacherToolkit

Watching Yourself Teach is Transformational by @TeacherToolkit | Ripples | Scoop.it
Have you ever watched yourself teach a lesson? This is a blog about observing yourself teach; and why and how video recordings of yourself teaching can be transformational in your own classroom pra...
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Keep Your Children Learning Over Summer!

Keep Your Children Learning Over Summer! | Ripples | Scoop.it
We have created printable goal setting calendars for students to use over the summer. Also included are reward certificates to recognize children.
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Today I Chose Not to Share - When Is It Our Right to Share the Work of Our Students?

Today I Chose Not to Share - When Is It Our Right to Share the Work of Our Students? | Ripples | Scoop.it
I am spent. Exhausted and drained as I type this. My mind is swirling with thoughts that I cannot quite get a grasp on and yet, I feel compelled to share some words with the world. My students ...
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In the real world, you can't opt out of tests

In the real world, you can't opt out of tests | Ripples | Scoop.it
Brooke Haycock hated her urban high school -- when she bothered to attend. She filled in the test bubbles "in poetic form," ABABC. Then she dropped out. "That's when the tests got real," she writes...
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The difference between fixed and growth mindsets - Daily Genius

The difference between fixed and growth mindsets - Daily Genius | Ripples | Scoop.it
Should you praise students or encourage hard work?
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Steve Hargadon: "Upon the subject of education... I can only say that I view it as the most important subject which we as a people may be engaged in." - Abraham Lincoln

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The core of education needs to take into account the people that are in it | Dangerously Irrelevant

The core of education needs to take into account the people that are in it | Dangerously Irrelevant | Ripples | Scoop.it
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Education Panorama (June '15) by @TeacherToolkit

Education Panorama (June '15) by @TeacherToolkit | Ripples | Scoop.it
This is my 14th edition of Education Panorama. In total, my newsletters have shared more than 700 educational blogposts from across the world! Here is a summary of what’s been going on in the educa...
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7 New Teacher Mistakes and What You Can Learn from Them

7 New Teacher Mistakes and What You Can Learn from Them | Ripples | Scoop.it
Blog post at Brilliant or Insane : Running into a former student recently reminded me of the best new teacher mistakes I made. You read right; I said, best mistakes. S[..]
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20 psychological principles for teachers #8 Creativity - David Didau: The Learning Spy

20 psychological principles for teachers #8 Creativity - David Didau: The Learning Spy | Ripples | Scoop.it
In this, the eighth in a series of posts examining a report on the Top 20 Principles From Psychology for Teaching and Learning, I take a closer look at Principle 8: “Student creativity can be fostered.” Of all the psychological principles I’ve read...
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