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Principals Pressed for Time to Lead Instructional Change

Principals Pressed for Time to Lead Instructional Change | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Principals spend only a small fraction of their day on instruction-related duties, and new research suggests that some of that time may be wasted.
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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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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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6 Early Childhood Tips. . . From a 5th Grade Teacher?

6 Early Childhood Tips. . . From a 5th Grade Teacher? | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Whatever grade you teach, your students will notice the messages you send them, the assumptions you make about them, and your expectations about their learning.
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When School Leaders Empower Teachers, Better Ideas Emerge

When School Leaders Empower Teachers, Better Ideas Emerge | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Distributed leadership is not about delegating tasks, but giving individuals ownership over outcomes and creating a culture of innovation.
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Why Math?

Why Math? | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Make math meaningful by using numeracy to frame the economic, public policy, and global issues that your students are likely to face as adults.
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Blunt Educator on Twitter

Blunt Educator on Twitter | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
If student learning isn't the center of your focus, it won't be the outcome of your work.

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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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The Coaching Model

The Coaching Model | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Schools can learn a lesson from sports coaches about the value of personalized instruction for identifying areas of growth and optimizing student performance.
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6 Ways to Use the Slight Edge in Your Classroom | Edudemic

6 Ways to Use the Slight Edge in Your Classroom | Edudemic | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
This story shows Slight Edge philosophy,"I’m going to lay this brick as perfect as a brick can be laid.You do that every single day & soon you have a wall.”
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Laughter and Learning: Humor Boosts Retention

Laughter and Learning: Humor Boosts Retention | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Humor activates the brain's dopamine reward system, stimulating goal-oriented motivation and long-term memory, which means that humor can improve retention in students of all ages.
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5 Ways to Make STEM More Exciting For Students | Edudemic

5 Ways to Make STEM More Exciting For Students | Edudemic | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
For many students STEM related subjects don't inspire the same level of interest as others. Yet many STEM careers are lucrative and will just keep growing.
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This innovative district lets students choose how to learn | eSchool News | eSchool News

This innovative district lets students choose how to learn | eSchool News | eSchool News | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
To hear Taylor County Schools Assistant Superintendent Charles Higdon tell it, students shouldn’t be allowed to drop out of school—at least not without a fight. “We have implemented a ‘zero dropout’ policy that does not allow students to drop out of our district,” he said. But rather than imprisoning students in front-facing classrooms, the rural Kentucky district is instead trying to entice at-risk, and even low-risk, st
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Strategies to Encourage and Support Teachers

Strategies to Encourage and Support Teachers | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Building relationships and supporting teachers on an emotional level is an important part of the job of a mentor or coach. Learn strategies to support teachers.
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