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Music education key to raising literacy and numeracy standards

Music education key to raising literacy and numeracy standards | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Instead of agonising over why Australian students can't or won't study maths or science perhaps we should concentrate on improving the nation's cognitive capacity via music lessons.
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Do You Have 21/21 Vision?

Do You Have 21/21 Vision? | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
To develop students' 21st-century skills, each school must determine the best outcomes and work toward them in ways appropriate and relevant to the community.
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6 Tips for Faculty Meetings Worth Going To

6 Tips for Faculty Meetings Worth Going To | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
6 Tips for Faculty Meetings Worth Going To | Edutopia http://t.co/NgrKXKksHg #Teachers #education
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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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Common Core: High School

Common Core: High School | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Visit High School classrooms who have begun to adapt to the new Common Core State Standards. Learn what changes High School teachers are making in their teaching techniques to adapt to the new standards.
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Forty-year teacher has 'love of education' - Houma Courier

Forty-year teacher has 'love of education' - Houma Courier | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
In August 1975, Gayle Moore-Westley began her career as a social studies teacher at Montegut Middle School.
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Share "Feedforward," Not Feedback

Share "Feedforward," Not Feedback | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Through collaborative, reflective practices such as working with an instructional coach, peer observations, teacher rounds, and PLCs, teachers can identify and own their professional growth.
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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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