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The 21st Cent Educator

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A newspaper by Miss Noor - updated daily with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos.
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Teach Children Well: The PBL/Skills Tension

Teach Children Well: The PBL/Skills Tension | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
At the elementary school there is a tension between our work to build and solidify skill and discrete knowledge, and our efforts to build engaging projects that embed skill, knowledge and concept. The tension causes reflection ...
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#eltchat summary: How important is creativity in the classroom? | ELT Squared

#eltchat summary: How important is creativity in the classroom? | ELT Squared | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
A extremely active ELTChat on the subject of how important is creativity in the classroom.
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Blended Learning: Strategies for Engagement

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There are methods and models for implementing blended learning -- from the flipped classroom, to the flex model.
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Global Competence at the Middle Level: A Critical Imperative - Education Week News (blog)

Global Competence at the Middle Level: A Critical Imperative - Education Week News (blog) | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Global Competence at the Middle Level: A Critical ImperativeEducation Week News (blog)Judith Conk, senior consultant to Asia Society International Studies Schools Network, explains why it's critically important to make global learning part of an...
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10 Of The Best Educational Online Games

10 Of The Best Educational Online Games | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
10 great educational online games to use with students. From climate change to surgery, every child will find something to engage and excite.

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Play Online Games FREEEEE... http://www.gaminghunks.com/
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Some thinking about the metaphor of the “rhizome” in learning

Some thinking about the metaphor of the “rhizome” in learning | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
“Rhizomic learning theory” caught my attention this past fall when Dave Cormier started a robust dialogue about these ideas during a MOOC I somewhat follow called #change11. I decided to “dig” into it...

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24 Ideas to Rock Your Social Media Content Strategy

24 Ideas to Rock Your Social Media Content Strategy | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Building your personal brand through social media is essential. However, simply showing up is not enough. Create a social media content strategy that rocks!
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Why we just don't give students the answers - Hometownlife.com

Why we just don't give students the answers - Hometownlife.com | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Why we just don't give students the answersHometownlife.comStudents wonder so often why teachers won't just “tell them the answers.” We usually know them, but what's our motivation?
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How the Arts Can Be Integrated into Every Subject

How the Arts Can Be Integrated into Every Subject | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
http://youtu.be/cPbKUF2zbyw In this powerful video by Edutopia, we learn how a public school in Annapolis, Maryland has found a way to integrate the arts int...
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Mobile Warming: A New Approach to Student Engagement | Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education

Mobile Warming: A New Approach to Student Engagement | Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals | Mobile (Post-PC) in Higher Education | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Mobile Warming: A New Approach to Student Engagement. Kyle Bowen of Purdue opened his session with the anecdote about the two Australian girls who got lost in a tunnel. For their cry for help, they went to Facebook to update their status.
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50 Important Education Twitter Hashtags--With Meeting Times! - Engage With Teacher!

50 Important Education Twitter Hashtags--With Meeting Times! - Engage With Teacher! | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Twitter chats are a great resource for learning and networking, allowing academics from all over the world to come together on a regular basis to…...
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Five Powerful Feedback Principles That Improve Student Learning

Five Powerful Feedback Principles That Improve Student Learning | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
The September, 2012 issue of Educational Leadership had some excellent articles about feedback for learning (the theme of the issue).
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Our favorite Project Based Learning Resources

Our favorite Project Based Learning Resources | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
We recently tackled the hot topic of Project Based Learning in a free webinar we offered during Connected Educator Month. Grab it free.
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New Study Links Parent Engagement to School Success - Huffington Post

New Study Links Parent Engagement to School Success - Huffington Post | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
New Study Links Parent Engagement to School SuccessHuffington PostBreaking news -- it's now official. Parents are a more significant force in the education of their children than schools!
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Technology Integration for Math Engagement » Technology Integration: QR Codes in the Math Classroom

Technology Integration for Math Engagement » Technology Integration: QR Codes in the Math Classroom | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
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Leadership Secret Three: Two Skills Great Leaders Master ...

Leadership Secret Three: Two Skills Great Leaders Master ... | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
I don't have to tell you, in the 24/7 LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Google+ mobile world that we live in today that the mastery of time—learning how to extract greater results from the same hours or minutes—is one of the most ...
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What’s Worth Investing In? Criteria for Choosing Technology for Learning

What’s Worth Investing In? Criteria for Choosing Technology for Learning | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Lenny Gonzalez The promise of technology in the pursuit of learning is vast -- and so are the profits.
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Sparky Teaching - creative teaching ideas, thinking skills resources & motivational classroom tools

Sparky Teaching - creative teaching ideas, thinking skills resources & motivational classroom tools | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
We want to inspire parents, teachers and pupils by providing creative teaching ideas and resources that get children thinking... Because thinking children learn.

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Do you need a Social Media Detox? [Infographic]

Do you need a Social Media Detox? [Infographic] | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
I think we could all use a Social Media Detox... but then what would we do?  My Mac goes every where I go and if I couldn't get to Facebook, Twitter, Rockmelt, SproutSocial & my blogs...  I'd be lost.

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Study: Parents More Influential Than Schools in Academic Success | Student Engagement for Learning

Study: Parents More Influential Than Schools in Academic Success | Student Engagement for Learning | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Michele Molnar is a veteran journalist who has written about education at the local and national levels, as well as about business and community associations.
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Adams 12 Five Star Schools expands STEM program - Denver Post

Adams 12 Five Star Schools expands STEM program - Denver Post | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Denver PostAdams 12 Five Star Schools expands STEM programDenver PostEach classroom at Northglenn High School will also incorporate some aspects of the STEM model, including an emphasis on “problem-based learning” in addition to more field and...
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Math and Creativity: Do Girls Enjoy Studying More? | The Scroll

As a part of her dissertation, Ms. Schettino conducted research on “the attitudes of adolescent girls towards learning mathematics in 'problem-based learning,'” she said. While she also studied how girls react to other school ...
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'Embodied Learning' Blends Movement, Computer Interaction

'Embodied Learning' Blends Movement, Computer Interaction | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Some schools embrace the emerging approach, which emphasizes that students who fully use their bodies to learn are more engaged.
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Redesigning Professional Learning Communities at a Network Level: A Few Moments with Christian Greer

Redesigning Professional Learning Communities at a Network Level: A Few Moments with Christian Greer | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
This is re-posted from The Digital Media & Learning Research Hub. Christian Greer serves as program director for the Hive Learning Network, a group of community institutions in the Chicago area...
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