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10 Ways Teacher Planning Should Adjust To The Google Generation

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10 Ways Teacher Planning Should Adjust To The Google Generation by Terry Heick For the Google Generation, information isn't scarce, and knowing has the illusion…

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Leaders as learners – teaching influentially

Leaders as learners – teaching influentially | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
In teaching 21st-century skills, Tony Wagner, educator and innovator argues that capacity to innovate and skills like critical thinking, communication and collaboration are far more important for work, learning, and citizenship in today’s economy...
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MALALA Yousafzai -The Girl who stood up for EDUCATION

MALALA Yousafzai -The Girl who stood up for EDUCATION | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
-globally, 77,600,000 girls do not attend school -there are 33,000,000 fewer girls than boys in primary education -girls with secondary education are 6 times less likely to be married as children -a...
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Elementary School Science Fair Project Ideas | Education.com

Elementary School Science Fair Project Ideas | Education.com | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Browse from hundreds of free elementary school science fair project ideas. Education.com offers science fair projects for every topic and every grade level. (RT @STEM_McREL: Really great database of fun elementary science projects.
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Langston Hughes: Theme for English B

Langston Hughes: Theme for English B | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Happy Birthday to Langston Hughes! A great day to re-read his gorgeous poems. Remember Theme for English B? http://t.co/ItanyLjIKY #engchat
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In-depth report: Special-education students failed by the state - Jackson Clarion Ledger

In-depth report: Special-education students failed by the state - Jackson Clarion Ledger | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
In-depth report: Special-education students failed by the state Jackson Clarion Ledger School districts repeatedly break the law by denying disabled children an education, yet face no consequences from the Mississippi Department of Education, which...
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Fight Over Effective Teachers Shifts to Courtroom - New York Times

Fight Over Effective Teachers Shifts to Courtroom - New York Times | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Fight Over Effective Teachers Shifts to Courtroom
New York Times
“Children have the right to access good education and an effective teacher regardless of their circumstances,” said David F.
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What Students Remember Most About Teachers

What Students Remember Most About Teachers | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
at the end of the day, most students won't remember what amazing lesson plans you've created. They won't remember how organized your bulletin boards are. How straight and neat are the desk rows.
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Why Even Geniuses Need Hustle

Why Even Geniuses Need Hustle | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
America's brightest young academic isn't just super smart. He also knows how to make connections.
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The Privileged Voices in Education #Educon

The Privileged Voices in Education #Educon | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
RT @PrecariousFac: The Privileged Voices in Education #Educon http://t.co/E08N3N6D0A
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10 Commandments of Innovative Teaching - A.J. Juliani

10 Commandments of Innovative Teaching - A.J. Juliani | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
What is innovative teaching? The answer is always changing. Here's a list of ways we can innovate while technology, standards, and content all change.

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The Top 10 Challenges of Special Education Teachers

The Top 10 Challenges of Special Education Teachers | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
The attrition, or “burn-out,” rate for special education teachers is extremely high compared to most other professions. 50% of special education teachers leave their jobs within 5 years. Half of th...
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5 Ways to Engage Youth in the Fight for Civil Rights

5 Ways to Engage Youth in the Fight for Civil Rights | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Many youth who know that they aren't treated fairly, and know that life isn't the way it should be, do not see themselves in a fight for their civil rights.
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Education leaders speak out against Common Core - Newsday

Education leaders speak out against Common Core - Newsday | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Washington Post (blog) Education leaders speak out against Common Core Newsday The state Board of Regents' decision to delay some education initiatives isn't nearly enough to appease critics, who say the new system puts unneeded pressure on...
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It's Time to Rethink K-12 Public Education for the 21st Century

It's Time to Rethink K-12 Public Education for the 21st Century | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
It's Time to Rethink K-12 Public Education for the 21st Century
BillMoyers.com
What's the biggest change afoot in education today: The rise of online courses? The charter school movement? The Common Core?
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This Big Transgender Ruling Is Worth Your Attention

This Big Transgender Ruling Is Worth Your Attention | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Wayne Maines was in a meeting when he got the call. His daughter, a transgender teenager who had been fighting the state of Maine for years over her right to use the girls' bathroom at school, had finally won.
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High cost of Common Core has states rethinking the national education standards - Fox News

High cost of Common Core has states rethinking the national education standards - Fox News | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
New York Daily News High cost of Common Core has states rethinking the national education standards Fox News Education officials in Maryland estimated in a report last month that it will require $100 million to upgrade computers statewide to...
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People are getting rich from the common core and it isn't the schools.

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12 Reasons Why Malala Yousafzai Rocked 2013

12 Reasons Why Malala Yousafzai Rocked 2013 | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
"One child, one teacher, one book and one pen can change the world." ("I don’t mind if I have to sit on the floor at school.
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New Site Highlights State and Local Innovative Ideas from Educators

New Site Highlights State and Local Innovative Ideas from Educators | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
The U.S. Department of Education has launched a new online resource, PROGRESS, to highlight state and local innovative ideas, promising practices, lessons learned, and resources informed by the implementation of K-12 education reforms.
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Teaching Art Appreciation, One Platypus at a Time - Huffington Post

Teaching Art Appreciation, One Platypus at a Time - Huffington Post | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Teaching Art Appreciation, One Platypus at a Time
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I'd been talking a mean game about being an art docent in my son's kindergarten classroom. When I first signed up to volunteer once every few ...
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10 Commandments of Innovative Teaching - A.J. Juliani

10 Commandments of Innovative Teaching - A.J. Juliani | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
What is innovative teaching? The answer is always changing. Here's a list of ways we can innovate while technology, standards, and content all change.

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School ditches rules and loses bullies

School ditches rules and loses bullies | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Ripping up the playground rulebook is having incredible effects on children at one school. (RT @sallyjsara: NZ primary school scraps playground rules .... with positive results.
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Socrative | How It Works

Socrative | How It Works | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Socrative is a smart student response system that empowers teachers to engage their classrooms through a series of educational games and exercises via smartphones and tablets. Our apps are super simple and take seconds to load and run.

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Why I Brought Meditation into the Classroom

Why I Brought Meditation into the Classroom | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it

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Mary Perfitt-Nelson's curator insight, January 26, 2014 12:00 PM

mindfulness is related to self-control ..........you become more focused, centered and open for learning

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The Future: What 32 Ed Leaders Are Excited About - Edcetera - Rafter

The Future: What 32 Ed Leaders Are Excited About - Edcetera - Rafter | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Colleen Oliver, Partnership for LA Schools, “Supporting innovative principals and teacher leaders with resources to fully integrate teacher effectiveness, common core, and blended learning will provide us with increased ways to truly ...
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Karen Cator, Digital Promise, “The improving understanding of engagement, persistence and grit as success factors and the support role technology plays in learning environments designed to develop these traits.”
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