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Alison Ryan (@MissRyanRoom10) | Twitter

Alison Ryan (@MissRyanRoom10) | Twitter | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
The latest Tweets from Alison Ryan (@MissRyanRoom10). 2nd and 3rd Grade Teacher at Ygnacio Valley Elementary School
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Why People With Multicultural Experience Are More Creative

Why People With Multicultural Experience Are More Creative | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
A person who has immersed themselves in another culture has the openness and cognitive flexibility to make your organization more creative.

Via Anne Leong, Ivon Prefontaine, Dean J. Fusto, Aki Puustinen
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Claude Emond's curator insight, March 8, 9:10 AM

Creativity goes hand-in-hand with openness to what and who is around us, as well as with welcoming and understanding diversity.

Terry Doherty's curator insight, March 8, 7:45 PM

Another way of showing how reading widely does more than just "broaden your world."


"When you dive into a second culture, two interesting things happen. First, it increases your overall openness to new experiences ... As second thing that happens is that you being to recognize that everything in the world can be viewed in many different ways." 

Susanna Soderstrom's curator insight, March 9, 10:50 AM

Obvious to some not to others

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Where Have All The Teachers Gone?

Where Have All The Teachers Gone? | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Enrollment at teacher training programs is down in many parts of the country, raising fears of a looming teacher shortage.
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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, March 4, 9:05 PM

It is a great question and not just an American issue. There are likely several reasons, but two I think about are the use of part-time contracts as a fiscal and control tool and many young teachers graduating do not enter teaching. Their degree is valuable outside School.

 

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terry clarke's curator insight, March 4, 10:56 PM

Very sad! I may be in the minority, but I believe GOOD teachers are terribly underpaid!

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Text What You Learned: Using Technology to Assess

Text What You Learned: Using Technology to Assess | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
One way to use texting in your classroom is for quick assessment of student learning. Watch you can allow students to text during class while gaining valuable information. Keep checking back for more ways to incorporate texting into lessons.
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7 Tips for Successful Collaboration

7 Tips for Successful Collaboration | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Erin Gilrein and Jennifer Wolfe have been collaborative partners for almost a decade. They share seven tips for building a successful collaborative partnership.
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Expelled in preschool - The Hechinger Report

Expelled in preschool - The Hechinger Report | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
CHICAGO — A few years ago, 4-year-old Danny was on the verge of being expelled from a Chicago preschool for violent behavior when a woman named Lauren Wiley was called in to help. She met with the boy’s teacher, who thought he needed to be medicated for attention deficit disorder. But as Wiley listened, the teacher …
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Crafting Connections: Anchors Away Nonfiction Text Structures

Crafting Connections: Anchors Away Nonfiction Text Structures | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
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Educational Leadership:Improving Schools: What Works?:Building the “We”

Educational Leadership:Improving Schools: What Works?:Building the “We” | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner. Our 175,000 members in 119 countries are professional educators from all levels and subject areas––superintendents, supervisors, principals, teachers, professors of education, and school board members.
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Collaborating Across Disciplines; Teaching And Planning

Collaborating Across Disciplines; Teaching And Planning | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
In this inspiring video series, high school teachers collaborate to teach a 9th grade integrated program of English and Social Studies.
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Not strictly only future scientists: STEM education spurs creativity, teamwork and problem solving

Not strictly only future scientists: STEM education spurs creativity, teamwork and problem solving | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
There's no denying that STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education is on society's radar. President Barack Obama's "Educate to Innovate" initiative hosts a yearly STEM-themed science fair at the White House. STEM summer camps are popping up across the...
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Harriet Tubman - Abraham Lincoln - Flocabulary

Harriet Tubman - Abraham Lincoln - Flocabulary | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Learn key facts about the American Civil War with Flocabulary's educational rap song and lesson plan.
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WeAreTeachers: Best of Teacher Helpline: 15 Awesome Books for Classroom Management

WeAreTeachers: Best of Teacher Helpline: 15 Awesome Books for Classroom Management | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Check out our teacher-recommended top picks for the best classroom management resources!
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10 Innovative Ways to Bring STEM to Schools

10 Innovative Ways to Bring STEM to Schools | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
As schools look for innovative ways to bring in STEM learning, here's a possible road map for how to galvanize a school community.
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If Districts Trust Teachers to Lead, They Won't Be Disappointed

If Districts Trust Teachers to Lead, They Won't Be Disappointed | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Teachers need to trust their ideas and feel empowered to share and implement them, Bev Bricker writes.
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How Are Students’ Roles Changing in the New Economy of Information?

How Are Students’ Roles Changing in the New Economy of Information? | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Beyond increasing the amount of information that students can access, the new abundant economy of information has far greater implications. It represents both a shift in the way that future classrooms will operate as well as in the student behaviors that we will value and expect.
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The 5 Best Study Aid Apps for Students | Edudemic

The 5 Best Study Aid Apps for Students | Edudemic | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
It's not easy for students to stay on task these days. From Facebook to Instagram & Twitter to instant messaging to pop up, there are so many distractions.
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Rosidah Awang's curator insight, February 23, 10:37 PM

Some apps to aid in your study.

Pippa Davies @PippaDavies 's curator insight, March 24, 8:09 PM

Study aid apps for the grad years!

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5-Day REBOOT: How Teachers Can Restart When They Can’t Stop

5-Day REBOOT: How Teachers Can Restart When They Can’t Stop | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Here’s Sarah Brown Wessling's 5-DAY REBOOT — a little bit of a fresh start to help kick the chaos and restore some balance.
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What a Teacher-Powered School Looks Like

What a Teacher-Powered School Looks Like | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
The goal of Teacher Powered Schools initiative, led by Education Evolving, is to seed a movement that will inspire other teachers in schools across the country to realize their potential as leaders.
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The 8 Minutes That Matter Most

The 8 Minutes That Matter Most | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Like a story, lessons deserve compelling beginnings and endings. From pop culture connections to finishing with a level-up, here are eight strategies for holding students' attention.
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Harnessing The Power Of Arts Integration For Your Students

Harnessing The Power Of Arts Integration For Your Students | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Learning through the arts is a dynamic way to engage students. Teaching Channel is excited to present this series of 19 videos on arts integration, in partnership with The Getty Museum.
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5 Questions Educators Must Ask Themselves Daily

5 Questions Educators Must Ask Themselves Daily | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Each educator is motivated to teach for different reasons. What questions propel your journey as a learner and educator?
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ISU study finds activity helps kids learn

ISU study finds activity helps kids learn | Innovation Disruption in Education | Scoop.it
Researchers at Iowa State University are finding physical activity is a boon to the brains of elementary school students. ISU kinesiology assistant professor Spyridoula Vazou says short bouts of sk...
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