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Education innovation: A case study in what not to do - Washington Post (blog)

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Washington Post (blog) Education innovation: A case study in what not to do Washington Post (blog) Here's a new look at what went wrong from Larry Cuban, a high school social studies teacher for 14 years, a district superintendent (seven years in...
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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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Project Based Learning Ideas, Lesson Plans, Examples, Templates

Project Based Learning Ideas, Lesson Plans, Examples, Templates | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Teachers - 46 websites that offer free project based learning examples, ideas, lesson plans, design guidance, and templates.
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WeAreTeachers: Try It Now: Why Teachers Should Give Themselves Reading Homework

WeAreTeachers: Try It Now: Why Teachers Should Give Themselves Reading Homework | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Want to finally finish that novel that's been on your bedside table for months? Here's why you should prioritize reading for fun (not work!) and how to make the time.
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Myth-o-Mania of Teaching - 5 Lies That Kill Education

Myth-o-Mania of Teaching - 5 Lies That Kill Education | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Education is full of misconceptions that fuels public misunderstanding. Professionals need to help debunk these corrosive myths to help re-estbalish education as important and positive.
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Hands-Off Teaching Cultivates Metacognition

Hands-Off Teaching Cultivates Metacognition | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Students learn better when their "thinking" includes thinking about the material plus how to dig in, break it apart, understand it, and build on that.
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What Self-Directed Learning Can Look Like for Underprivileged Children in Asia

What Self-Directed Learning Can Look Like for Underprivileged Children in Asia | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
In Asia, two programs help children living in an orphanage and on the street direct their learning experience, a practice that is often the domain of private schools in the West.
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4 Fundamental Problems With Everything You Hear About The Future Of Education

4 Fundamental Problems With Everything You Hear About The Future Of Education | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Education conferences are like church. Therefore, I must be devout. I attend at least one education conference a month. And although I do enjoy these gatherings—and I will continue to speak at, participate in, and live tweet these events—I also need to be honest: sometimes they feel more like religious [...]
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Five Ways to Bring Innovation Into the Classroom

Five Ways to Bring Innovation Into the Classroom | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
For many schools across the country, today marks the first day of a new year. In addition to thinking about tools that help boost educators' teaching practice
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25 STEM Education Apps You Need in 2015

25 STEM Education Apps You Need in 2015 | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
We present the best, boldest, and brightest STEM education apps that will keep your students ready to "rock the STEM" for another amazing year!
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What I Learned From Teachers Who Inspired Me

What I Learned From Teachers Who Inspired Me | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Inspired by his colleagues, one teacher learned to differentiate instruction, foster a flexible learning environment, avoid harshly penalizing failure, and encourage problem solving and innovation.
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6 Simple Takeaways From 32 Years Of Teaching

6 Simple Takeaways From 32 Years Of Teaching | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Teacher Advice? A Teacher Reflects Back On 32 Years And Offers 6 Simple Nuggets Of Advice
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How 3 districts empower teachers as tech leaders | eSchool News | eSchool News

How 3 districts empower teachers as tech leaders | eSchool News | eSchool News | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
A SXSWedu panel of district leaders offered a number of ways to empower teachers as technology leaders.
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Top 12 Effective End of the Year Activities

Top 12 Effective End of the Year Activities | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Make the most of your last few weeks at school with a final goal and these end of the year activities that will help you achieve that goal.
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Six Engaging End-of-Year Projects

Six Engaging End-of-Year Projects | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Blogger Rebecca Alber suggests six projects to engage students the last few weeks of school.
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WeAreTeachers: 4 Simple Tips for Managing Classroom Behavior With the Social Express

WeAreTeachers: 4 Simple Tips for Managing Classroom Behavior With the Social Express | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Discover easy ways to help manage student behavior in your classroom.
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A Letter To My Children: What It Means to Be a Teacher

A Letter To My Children: What It Means to Be a Teacher | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
This year, Sarah Brown Wessling is paying tribute to Teacher Appreciation Week with a letter to her three children.
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How ‘Deprogramming’ Kids From How to ‘Do School’ Could Improve Learning

How ‘Deprogramming’ Kids From How to ‘Do School’ Could Improve Learning | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Student know how to play school like it's a game, but if teachers change the rules, they just might appreciate it.
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How Transparency Can Transform School Culture

How Transparency Can Transform School Culture | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Leaders who demonstrate a continual desire to learn and connect whenever possible help set a precedence of transparency and innovation in a school's culture.
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WeAreTeachers: Are There Hidden Bullies in Your Classroom? How to Recognize When You Need Help

WeAreTeachers: Are There Hidden Bullies in Your Classroom? How to Recognize When You Need Help | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
You never want to see bullying at your school, but bullying can easily go unnoticed. How do know you know it's time for an anti-bullying program?
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In the Weeds

In the Weeds | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Through an innovative aquaponics program that teaches students about healthy eating and entrepreneurship, it's at the heart of a sustainable future for Fernwood's students and their neighborhood....
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8 Top Tips for Highly Effective PD

8 Top Tips for Highly Effective PD | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Among the top strategies for highly effective professional development are making it useful, making it relevant, and making sure that teachers start practicing it ASAP.
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A Nice Graphic Featuring Differences between Digital Natives and Digital Immigrants

A Nice Graphic Featuring Differences between Digital Natives and Digital Immigrants | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
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Technology rules art class at Kenmore Middle School

Technology rules art class at Kenmore Middle School | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Inspired by artist Man Ray, seventh-graders made lanterns using paint, sculpture and finally photography.
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