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"The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires." --William Arthur Wards
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Strategies for teaching an all-boys group

Strategies for teaching an all-boys group | Teachng Strategies to inspire. | Scoop.it
Last term we identified that a number of our Year 10 boys were significantly underperforming in History and so we took the unprecedented (for us) step of creating an all-boys group which I would te...
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3 Simple (Controversial) Tips to Promote Reading Comprehension for the Struggling or Reluctant Reader at Home | Modern Sage

3 Simple (Controversial) Tips to Promote Reading Comprehension for the Struggling or Reluctant Reader at Home | Modern Sage | Teachng Strategies to inspire. | Scoop.it
How parents can help their children with reading comprehension and general education with 3 simple tips.
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Disadvantages Of Teaching With PowerPoint

Disadvantages Of Teaching With PowerPoint | Teachng Strategies to inspire. | Scoop.it

Because of the usefulness and versatility, PowerPoint has gained popularity and become a top brand of various presentation programs for institutions, individuals and organizations.

It is indeed useful in making a presentation a successful one. In fact, this amazing presentation tool has a lot of advantages but like any other institutional tool, this software has some disadvantages that teachers and students must know and understand before making any investment of resources and money.


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Miriam Gilbert's comment, June 18, 2013 11:43 AM
I agree the article raises some valid points and those are true no matter what software (or even manual flip charts etc) you use. There is more to giving an effective presentation than starting up PowerPoint (or any software) and it is really up to the presenter to ensure he/she captures the audience....
AnnaB's curator insight, July 5, 2013 4:42 AM

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David Madrid's curator insight, July 25, 2013 8:30 PM

Motivos para usar nuevos softwares para crear presentaciones.

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How Peer Teaching Improves Student Learning and 10 Ways To Encourage It

How Peer Teaching Improves Student Learning and 10 Ways To Encourage It | Teachng Strategies to inspire. | Scoop.it

The students who had engaged in peer learning scored significantly higher on the QRI (Quality Reading Inventory) test than the students who had not, indicating the effectiveness peer tutoring can have on academic achievement.



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Gust MEES's curator insight, June 15, 2013 12:03 PM

 

The students who had engaged in peer learning scored significantly higher on the QRI (Quality Reading Inventory) test than the students who had not, indicating the effectiveness peer tutoring can have on academic achievement.

Cited From: http://www.opencolleges.edu.au/informed/features/peer-teaching/#ixzz2WIkRIuIu


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Online content creation strategies for writers

One of the most challenging tasks for any writer is what to create for social media. Twitter is important and we can retweet, reply and link to other content with it, but if you have a blog or web ...
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Educational Leadership:Students Who Challenge Us:Eight Things Skilled Teachers Think, Say, and Do

Educational Leadership:Students Who Challenge Us:Eight Things Skilled Teachers Think, Say, and Do | Teachng Strategies to inspire. | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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Three Brain-based Teaching Strategies to Build Executive Function in Students (Part 4 of 7)

Three Brain-based Teaching Strategies to Build Executive Function in Students (Part 4 of 7) | Teachng Strategies to inspire. | Scoop.it
Dr. Judy Willis (@judywillis on Twitter) is an authority on brain research as it relates to learning. She is a regular blogger at Edutopia. You can also find her online at RADteach.
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Teaching in the Digital Tornado | Digital Pedagogy | HYBRID PEDAGOGY

Teaching in the Digital Tornado | Digital Pedagogy | HYBRID PEDAGOGY | Teachng Strategies to inspire. | Scoop.it
Hybrid Pedagogy is an academic and networked journal of learning, teaching, and technology that combines the strands of critical pedagogy and digital pedagogy to arrive at the best social and civil uses of technology and digital media in education.
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Tips for Transitioning to Project-Based Learning

Tips for Transitioning to Project-Based Learning | Teachng Strategies to inspire. | Scoop.it
Project-based instruction requires teachers to be facilitators, not lecturers, experts say (RT @edutopia: Worth a read.
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10 Ways to Inspire Our Students

10 Ways to Inspire Our Students | Teachng Strategies to inspire. | Scoop.it
Today, I stumbled across the word 'inspire' and it caused me to stop and wonder about how I am inspiring my students. As teachers, it's important that we are inspiring our students, however, it isn...

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Gust MEES's curator insight, June 15, 2013 6:32 AM

 

A MUST read!!!

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Nine Strategies for Reaching All Learners in En...

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Middle school English language arts teacher Hassan Mansaray shares how he uses an individualized learning model, Readers and Writers Workshop, to reach his students in an expanded learning time program.
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Five Things You Should Teach Your Students This Week (None Of Which Are Likely To Be On Your Standards)

Five Things You Should Teach Your Students This Week (None Of Which Are Likely To Be On Your Standards) | Teachng Strategies to inspire. | Scoop.it
This week, teach your students: 1.  To understand themselves as learners (a.k.a. metacognition) 2.  That intelligence is not innate; effort matters 3.  Compassion 4.  The excitement of creating rea...
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Explicit Teacher Modeling

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What is explicit teaching, what it is not - is it for my learners.............YES

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