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Collaborative Projects: What Does It Mean to ‘Co-construct’?

Collaborative Projects: What Does It Mean to ‘Co-construct’? | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it
Sheryl Nussbaum-Beach and Will Richardson, in their implementation of the Powerful Learning Practice,  hold ‘co-construction of knowledge’ in high regard[1].

But, I dare say, as with other ...

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EC&I 831: Social Media & Open Education

"EC&I 831: Social Media & Open Education is an open access graduate course from the Faculty of Education, University of Regina. This course is available to both for-credit and non-credit participants.

 

"It features openly available, live, and recorded presentations from notable educators & theorists. It is anticipated that the open nature of this course will benefit all participants, especially in the fostering and development of long-term, authentic, educational connections."


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Between the By-Road and the Main Road: Social Collaboration: New Literacies

Between the By-Road and the Main Road: Social Collaboration: New Literacies | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

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Innovate Here - Department of Education and Early Childhood Development

Innovate Here - Department of Education and Early Childhood Development | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it
Innovate Here is for educators who are trying new ways of doing things in their learning environments. Here you will find high quality tools, templates and guides to help you get started and to share your new approaches.
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21 things that will be obsolete in classrooms in the next decade - HOME - Edgalaxy: Where Education and Technology Meet.

21 things that will be obsolete in classrooms in the next decade - HOME - Edgalaxy: Where Education and Technology Meet. | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

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You have put together a great curation site. Thanks!
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Don't Teach Them Facts - Let Student Discover Patterns

Don't Teach Them Facts - Let Student Discover Patterns | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

Develop a classification system - analyze patterns, create a schema, evaluate where specific elements belong. Sounds like a very sophisticated exercise.


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The Flipped Classroom Model: A Full Picture

The Flipped Classroom Model: A Full Picture | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it
Due to Khan Academy's popularity, the idea of the flipped classroom has gained press and credibility within education circles. Briefly, the Flipped Classroom can be described as:
Flip your instru...

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A 21st Century School on the Cutting Edge of Learning [Slideshow] | Co. Design

A 21st Century School on the Cutting Edge of Learning [Slideshow] | Co. Design | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

Play the slideshow to see the different learning spaces


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15 tools for education | Collaboration Ideas

15 tools for education | Collaboration Ideas | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

Collaboration ideas: It is about team collaboration, co-work, collaboration techniques, books and resources, entertainment and more.


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#WakingGiant The Summer of the Teacher > The Future of Teaching

#WakingGiant The Summer of the Teacher > The Future of Teaching | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

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I was just about to write a post about the powerful teacher voices rising in America and BAM! the first tweet I read is yours,


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Still Learning: Those Days After the AP Exam ...

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I got an idea years ago from another teacher (I wish I had kept his or her name so I could give credit here


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U.S. kids flunk another history exam « Re-educate Seattle

U.S. kids flunk another history exam « Re-educate Seattle | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

« How People LearnThe 20th century was about “mass.” The 21st century is not. »
U.S. kids flunk another history exam
June 20, 2011 by stevemiranda
There was a great story on NPR today about one of my favorite topics. Every so often, a study is released by some organization that illustrates how poorly children are doing at learning academic material. There is typically shock and indignation, then a pledge from a high-ranking government official to rededicate ourselves to improving our schools.


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Amazing Classrooms: Engaging the High Achievers

In a multi-grade class of fourth, fifth, and sixth graders, students learn to work and communicate in teams. Through projects and a class structure that supp...

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Learning Communities: The Future (the Now?) of Education

Learning Communities: The Future (the Now?) of Education | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it
I am lucky to have found a great passion in my life (in addition to being an educator) and that is pottery making.  Due to local opportunities, I have mostly worked on my pots in community pottery...

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This summer I won’t be learning how to be a better teacher | Powerful Learning Practice

This summer I won’t be learning how to be a better teacher | Powerful Learning Practice | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

This year I stopped being a teacher and instead became a co-learner with my students.


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How to Create a Simple&Sleek Web 2.0 Site Footer | Psdtuts+ | @m8y News

How to Create a Simple&Sleek Web 2.0 Site Footer | Psdtuts+ #graphics http://t.co/8mNWADq...
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21 Things for the 21st Century Educator (Michigan)

21 Things for the 21st Century Educator (Michigan) | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

The purpose of this resource is to provide ”Just in Time” training through an online interface for K-12 educators based on the National Educational Technology Standards for Teachers (NETS-T)....


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e-Learning 2011: Facing The Giants

e-Learning 2011: Facing The Giants | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

Kimberley reflects on her own teaching practice in an e-Learning classroom


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The 7 Golden Rules of Using Technology in Schools| The Committed Sardine

The 7 Golden Rules of Using Technology in Schools| The Committed Sardine | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

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Asking Questions to Improve Learning | The Teaching Center

Asking Questions to Improve Learning | The Teaching Center | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

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Normalising the use of digital technology in teaching and learning

Normalising the use of digital technology in teaching and learning | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it
In everyday life, technology is ubiquitous. From the moment we climb out of bed, to the time we get back in, we are constantly connected or interacting with diverse digital tools and modes of commu...

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Embracing technology

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It was another great tech session with @lindawollan at our Year 4-6 campus on Friday. This time the topic was effective internet searching, equipping teachers with the knowledge and skills they ...

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ICT Inspirations: PLTS Wall Posters Draft Version 1

ICT Inspirations: PLTS Wall Posters Draft Version 1 | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

Student speak PLT posters, wonderful for students to choose goals from.


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What Have You Done to Become a Leader?

What Have You Done to Become a Leader? | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it

Following or Finding a Path 1 Who are you? How do you make a difference? Sometimes it’s a natural talent. Sometimes it’s a skill. Sometimes it’s a core value or quality that speaks to our humanity. Always it’s a statement based in the...


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Teachers, Have the Courage to be Less Helpful » Copy / Paste by Peter Pappas

Teachers, Have the Courage to be Less Helpful » Copy / Paste by Peter Pappas | Engaging students in the 21st century | Scoop.it
We're giving a generation of students practice for predictable, routine tasks. Here's 4 steps to foster more agile, life-long learners.

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