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Mr. McNeff: Through the eyes of a teacher.

Mr. McNeff: Through the eyes of a teacher. | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
RT @mdmcneff: Ed Leaders don't forget about what it is like to be a teacher - my experience subbing today http://t.co/unJgFcRe87 #wellsaid
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Using Football Science to Tackle STEM Education

Using Football Science to Tackle STEM Education | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
More people watch the Super Bowl than vote in a Presidential election.
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Big-Hearted Principal Gets Head Shaved To Back Up Bullied Student

Big-Hearted Principal Gets Head Shaved To Back Up Bullied Student | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
“We can bring in the kids responsible, we can pull out the handbook and swat them with it, or we can choose to make this a life lesson."
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Teach teachers how to create magic

Teach teachers how to create magic | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
What do rap shows, barbershop banter and Sunday services have in common? As Christopher Emdin says, they all hold the secret magic to enthrall and teach at the same time — and it's a skill we often don't teach to educators. A longtime teacher himself, now a science advocate and cofounder of Science Genius B.A.T.T.L.E.S. with the GZA of the Wu-Tang Clan, Emdin offers a vision to make the classroom come alive.
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Biased Discipline at My School

Biased Discipline at My School | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
A public high school administrator recounts the moment she recognized that her teachers disciplined black and white students differently.
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How to Become and Remain a Transformational Teacher

How to Become and Remain a Transformational Teacher | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Transformational teachers share best practices, build mentoring relationships, observe their peers, keep things fresh, model their subject's usefulness, and demonstrate caring beyond what they teach.
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10 Articles on Using Tech to Teach Math via AskaTechTeacher

10 Articles on Using Tech to Teach Math via AskaTechTeacher | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Here are ten of the top Math-and-tech tips according to Ask a Tech Teacher readers: C-STEM Studio — A Great Way to Blend Math and Robotics 10 Tech Tools for Your Math Class Zap Zap Math–Clever, Rob…

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Students introduced to science program

Students introduced to science program | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
The Van Buren School District has embarked on a new engineering based science program in its elementary schools.
Kindergarten through fifth grade students are participating in Project Lead The Way which provides transformative learning experiences for both students and teachers, according to Julia Cottrell, PLTW coordinator for the school district.
“Project Lead The Way creates an engaging, hands-on classroom environment and empower students to develop in-demand knowledge and skills they
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How Mindfulness and Storytelling Help Kids Heal and Learn

How Mindfulness and Storytelling Help Kids Heal and Learn | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Students who experienced trauma found the ability to calm themselves and become ready to learn after practicing mindfulness. A group of students found it so
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14 Messages Every Student Needs To Hear From You -

14 Messages Every Student Needs To Hear From You - | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
14 Messages Every Student Needs To Hear From You by Terry Heick Okay–quick post on the kinds of messages that can disarm the teacher-student (or school-student) relations and help build relationships with [...]
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Classroom rap leads to higher test scores

ABC 7 coverage of Mr. Q-U-E using rap to teach his students. Follow us on facebook.com/musicnotesfans instagram.com/musicnotesonline
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James Smith's curator insight, August 21, 2016 10:07 AM

Students enjoy this and learning should be fun. Some may actually find a hidden talent.

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When Teachers Compete, No One Wins

When Teachers Compete, No One Wins | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Preventing competition and friction between teachers is always ideal, but it's also possible to fix a difficult situation through professionality, generosity, and outside mediation.
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Teacher Beatboxes in Class - Maxmantv

A physics teacher entertains a class of bored students with his amazing beatboxing skills. Subscribe to https://www.youtube.com/user/mxmantv for more videos....

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J ai jamais supporté l'interface utilisateur de cette solution qui est pourtant assez novatrice!
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#plearnchat

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About personalized learning for teachers, learners with competency education, student-centered, online and blended learning, social networking.
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Coping with 'classroom shock': new teachers susceptible to stress and burnout — EducationHQ Australia

Coping with 'classroom shock': new teachers susceptible to stress and burnout — EducationHQ Australia | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Teacher wellbeing is critical for enhancing individual student outcomes, but with figures suggesting that anywhere between 25 and 40 per cent of new teachers quit globally within one to five years of beginning to teach, something is well amiss.

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How To Ensure Students Are Actively Engaged and Not Just Compliant

How To Ensure Students Are Actively Engaged and Not Just Compliant | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
When teachers employ three characteristics of engagement in lessons students are much more likely to retain their learning.
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Advisory: 22 Ways to Build Relationships for Educational Success

Advisory: 22 Ways to Build Relationships for Educational Success | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Nashville Big Picture High School shares many ways to build intentional relationships with students -- strategies that can work at schools of any size.
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How to Become and Remain a Transformational Teacher

How to Become and Remain a Transformational Teacher | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Transformational teachers share best practices, build mentoring relationships, observe their peers, keep things fresh, model their subject's usefulness, and demonstrate caring beyond what they teach.
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'It's time to become part of the education revolution'

'It's time to become part of the education revolution' | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Primarily, my job entails working with teachers to develop content for their learners’ blended learning, which is now delivered in an hour-long, timetabled session for all learners in full-time courses. Over the course of one day, I can go between exploring innovative augmented reality technology to teaching somebody how to use Facebook. Interestingly, the latter is by far the most challenging.

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, October 16, 2016 2:17 AM

Nice personal insight.

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I made my classroom look like the real-world—and test scores soared

I made my classroom look like the real-world—and test scores soared | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Technology News & Innovation in K-12 Education
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Ring Their Bells: A New Way to Deliver Bell Work

Ring Their Bells: A New Way to Deliver Bell Work | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Because students bring a broad variety of needs and emotions, start class with bell work that engages their working memory and sets the tone for positive, productive learning.
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Mindfulness goes to school

Mindfulness goes to school | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Our kids are back to the routine of school. The energy is high as we walk through the hallways, with lots of chatter and sharing events from the prio
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Young Teacher’s Unique Assignment Reveals Heartbreaking Truth About Her Kids’ Lives

Young Teacher’s Unique Assignment Reveals Heartbreaking Truth About Her Kids’ Lives | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Being a child is tough. As adults, it’s easy to look back on childhood with a powerful longing: The lack of responsibility, the freedom, the naps. It’s all very alluring through rose-tinted glasses. But children face a world of worry and fear that we’ve long forgotten — and sometimes completely overlook. Young and unsure, children experience
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100 Best Video Sites For Educators - Edudemic

100 Best Video Sites For Educators - Edudemic | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
We're showcasing the top 100 video sites for educators to use in their classrooms. Appropriate for a variety of subjects and age levels.

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How Making Music Made Math Cool in this Classroom | Class Act

Robert “Mr. Mac” MacCarthy, a sixth grade math teacher at Willard Middle School in Berkeley, encourages his students to love math through creating rap music ...

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Breathtaking...!!
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Longer Recess, Stronger Child Development

Longer Recess, Stronger Child Development | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
With an hour-long recess, elementary schools can help children develop through increased creative play, authentic SEL, and adequate physical regulation.
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