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UDL Guides Personalized Learning to Meet Common Core | Rethinking Learning - Barbara Bray

UDL Guides Personalized Learning to Meet Common Core | Rethinking Learning - Barbara Bray | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Universal Design for Learning (UDL) provides the framework to design personalized learning environments where all learners based on the Personal Learner Profiles are motivated to learn.

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Teachers learn rules of engagement - Times Record News

Teachers learn rules of engagement - Times Record News | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Teachers learn rules of engagementTimes Record News"We feel the engagement of students is one of the most important things that can take place in a classroom," Kirby Eisenhauer, principal at Campbell County High School, tells the Gillette News...
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Five-Year-Olds Pilot Their Own Project-Based Learning

Five-Year-Olds Pilot Their Own Project-Based Learning | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Five-Year-Olds Pilot Their Own Project-Based Learning (These cute kids own their learning through their creative teachers/principal and some amazing #pbl: http://t.co/pnGrRii6 #edreform #edchat...)...
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Engaging Students with Social and Emotional Learning

Engaging Students with Social and Emotional Learning | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Rutgers University professor Maurice Elias serves as director of the Social-Emotional Learning Lab and coordinator of the Expert Advisory Group to the NJ Coalition for Bullying Awareness and Pre (Engaging Students with Social and Emotional Learning...
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Why Do We Have to Learn This? Making Content Relevant with relationships and rigor

Why Do We Have to Learn This? Making Content Relevant with relationships and rigor | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

Relationships, relevance, rigor -- these are the keys to effective teaching, according to what we learned in our teacher training programs and most of our professional development sessions, and is the consistent message from our principal and master teachers.

 

The relationships part is pretty simple; hard, but simple. The kids need to feel a connection to the teacher, and have to believe that the teacher knows and cares about them before they're ready to move on to the content

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Woa! Engage with the experts! 100 Scientists On Twitter By Category

Woa!  Engage with the experts!  100 Scientists On Twitter By Category | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
While scientists may have a reputation for being anti-social, when it comes to using social media you’ll find the best and brightest in diverse scientific…...
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Inspiring Curiosity in 12 Easy Steps

Inspiring Curiosity in 12 Easy Steps | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
A tongue-in-cheek piece ran in Alternet recently titled, “How to Kill Student Curiosity in 12 Easy Steps.“ “Each year,” wrote the wags at Alternet, “it seems, our school systems commit themselves ever more profoundly to the corrosive idea that test...

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What are you doing to make writing real in your classroom?

What are you doing to make writing real in your classroom? | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

From Mark Gleeson's great blog:

Are your students writing for you or themselves? Are your students writing for you or for a real audience? Are your students writing because they have to and don’t know or because they want to and have a purpose? Have you thought about what you are doing to make writing real in your classroom?


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8 Great Education and Instructional Technology Infographics | Emerging Education Technology

8 Great Education and Instructional Technology Infographics | Emerging Education Technology | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
There's been a surge in the number of Infographics published this year that focus on instructional technologies and how they are evolving and being used.

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Flipped classrooms create magic and controversy in schools - Vancouver Sun

Flipped classrooms create magic and controversy in schools - Vancouver Sun | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Flipped classrooms create magic and controversy in schoolsVancouver SunThat means her lectures, which she videotaped and posted on YouTube, became homework assignments and the work usually completed by students after hours became the classroom focus.
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Bring Your Own Device: Advantages, Dangers, Risks and best Policy to stay secure

Bring Your Own Device: Advantages, Dangers, Risks and best Policy to stay secure | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is more complex than most people know, read further to learn… . .

 

Keywords for this free course: . motivation, engagement, heroes, Security-Scouts, critical thinking, stay out of the box, adapt to new technologies, be aware of the malware, nobody is perfect, knowing the dangers and risks, responsibility, responsibility of School, responsibility of IT-Admin, responsibilities of BYOD users, Apple insecurity, Insecurity of Apps, Principals responsibilities, Mobile Device Management, risks of BYOD, BYOD-Policy, IT-Security Infrastructure, Teacher-Parents Meeting, Cyberwar, Cyberwarfare, Government, Internet-Safety, IT-Security knowledge basics...

 

The weakest link in the Security Chain is the human! If you don’t respect certain advice you will get tricked by the Cyber-Criminals!


===> NOBODY is perfect! A security by 100% doesn’t exist! <===

 

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http://gustmees.wordpress.com/2012/07/07/bring-your-own-device-advantages-dangers-and-risks/

 


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kallen214's comment, February 6, 2013 1:18 PM
Thank you for the information.
Gary Harwell's curator insight, April 3, 2013 12:47 AM

Is ti possible that we have a special room for this?

Linda Allen's curator insight, April 5, 2013 1:08 PM

More information on BYOD

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10 Ways To Use Learnist In The Classroom | Edudemic

10 Ways To Use Learnist In The Classroom | Edudemic | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

Have you checked out Learnist? It is one of the newer educational social networks. This post suggest ten ways you could use Learnist in your classroom. Although geared to high school students the ideas are useful in most grade levels. Each suggested way to use Learnist includes ideas to help you create a Learnist board for your class. Ideas for using Learnist include:

* Organizing materials

* Collaboration

* Combatting boredom

* Teach research skills

Check out the post for additional ideas as well as links to some learning boards!


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The 10 Commandments of Teaching/Presenting for engagement

The 10 Commandments of Teaching/Presenting for engagement | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

10 tips to follow for achieving perfect presentation delivery.  Wonderful tips to read and practice!

 

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Got it? Now take the stage and shine!



Read more: http://blog.hubspot.com/blog/tabid/6307/bid/33553/The-10-Commandments-for-Giving-a-Perfect-Presentation.aspx#ixzz25q3Durg1
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Personalize Learning: Stages of Personalized Learning Environments

Personalize Learning: Stages of Personalized Learning Environments | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

"In attempting to transform teaching and learning to personalized learning, consider where you are currently and envision which stage you can see feasible for your school, district or community."


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Student Engagement: Resource Roundup

Student Engagement: Resource Roundup | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
A SPECIAL BLOG SERIES ON STUDENT ENGAGEMENT PRESENTED BY Resources by Topic: Tips and Strategies for Keeping Students Engaged Engagement Through Projects Engagement Through Technolo (Student Engagement: Resource Roundup
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Life of an Educator by Justin Tarte: Increasing student engagement...

Life of an Educator by Justin Tarte: Increasing student engagement... | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
looks like a great resource!
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10 Career Path Tips to Guide Your Students-Having a Goal Makes a Difference!

10 Career Path Tips to Guide Your Students-Having a Goal Makes a Difference! | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

I'm raising the last of 6.  I watched the trajectory head north each time -ONCE their goals were clear. 

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Allowing students to follow their passions:

Allowing students to follow their passions: | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

"This year our Elementary Librarian and myself have launched a new initiative with our students in Grades 3 - 5.  It's called Independent Studies and our aim is to give the students the skills they need to become lifelong, independent learners.  "

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How to Engage Underperforming Students

Read an article by edutopia on how by focusing tightly on instructional strategies and PD, educators at Cochrane Collegiate Academy saved their school from closure. In just three years, they have d...
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Knowmia - Thousands of Video Lessons on Every Subject

Knowmia - Thousands of Video Lessons on Every Subject | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Search thousands of tutorial videos on any subject from the worlds best teachers. Before you know it, you'll know it.

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Educators as Curators: 8 Steps to Bringing Your Students the Best of the Web | edcetera - Rafter Blog | Technology Enhanced Learning in Teacher Education

Educators as Curators: 8 Steps to Bringing Your Students the Best of the Web | edcetera - Rafter Blog | Technology Enhanced Learning in Teacher Education | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Educators as Curators: 8 Steps to Bringing Your Students the Best of the Web | edcetera - Rafter Blog | @scoopit http://t.co/6yM2RM8y...

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Thinking Big About Engagement

Thinking Big About Engagement | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Even the smallest things, like the living cell, become big enough to grasp in Rob Olazagasti's middle school science class.
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Kleinspiration: Project Based

Kleinspiration: Project Based | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
Kleinspiration: Project Based http://t.co/qqSyki7U via @wibiya...
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Building a PLN

Building a PLN | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it
See the Glog!Twitter - Building a PLN: education , education, pln, teachers, technology, twitter | Glogster EDU - 21st century multimedia tool for educators, teachers and students...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gust MEES: check out also my curation about PLN's here

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?q=pln

 


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JEBasnett's curator insight, February 10, 2014 6:19 PM

great infographics here on twitter and why we need it.

Jennie Finafrock's curator insight, July 6, 2014 1:02 PM

This Glog gives great advice, tips, and resources for using Twitter to build a PLN.

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WOW! Teachers Ultimate Digital Kit 30+ Great Educational Technology GUIDES

WOW!  Teachers Ultimate Digital Kit 30+ Great Educational Technology GUIDES | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Scoop.it

 Over 30 user guides to:  pinterest, skype, blogs, etc....  FAbulous resource for teachers and their learners!  From Educational Technology and Mobile Learning


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