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Educational Leadership in the Digital Age: Interview with course instructor Lyn Hilt

Educational Leadership in the Digital Age: Interview with course instructor Lyn Hilt | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
On July 8th, educational leader Lyn Hilt launches a brand new course to the PLP eCourse lineup. In this interview, Lyn discusses her new Educational Leadership
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daily edventures | “The problem is that school is incredibly boring for students, and as it turns out, it’s pretty boring for teachers as well, because neither group is learning in the traditional ...

daily edventures | “The problem is that school is incredibly boring for students, and as it turns out, it’s pretty boring for teachers as well, because neither group is learning in the traditional ... | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
daily edventures | “The problem is that school is incredibly boring for students, and as it turns out, it’s pretty boring for teachers as well, because neither group is learning in the traditional school model.” – Michael Fullan, Canada
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Eight Things in Education That Will Change in the Digital Age

Eight Things in Education That Will Change in the Digital Age | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
"Are we asking our students to collect dots or connect dots?" asks author Seth Godin, who wrote the book Stop Stealing Dreams. In this TEDxYouth Talk, Godin
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Thinking at Harvard: What Is the Future of Learning?

Thinking at Harvard: What Is the Future of Learning? | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The future of learning should be such that it gives greater flexibility to the learner, confidence that the self can learn anything, basic idea clarity on complex thoughts and processes and awareness about the world at large and tolerance....
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Consistent Quality and Innovation. Not One or the Other: Both - YouTube

Addressing senior school leaders in Ontario, Sir Michael Barber discusses how governments and educators can work together to achieve a world-class education ...
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Education 3.0--Where Students Create Their Own Learning Experiences

Education 3.0--Where Students Create Their Own Learning Experiences | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Education Innovation Mindsets for Leaders

Education Innovation Mindsets for Leaders | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
August 18th, 2014. Check out these 12 lessons for leading education innovation from Dr. Carri Schneider, Getting Smart.
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What Really Engages All Students?

What Really Engages All Students? | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Is it a fun, friendly, and entertaining teacher?  Sure, for a while that works, until the novelty wears off.  Is it a rigorous curriculum that is filled with academic challenges?  No doubt, as long...
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Tom Perran's curator insight, August 23, 8:09 AM

Excellent blog post on the need to sharpen our focus on what is really important to our students in the classroom.

Craig Crossley's curator insight, August 24, 6:49 AM

ENGAGING!

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Learn how to learn.

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The Loneliness of the First Follower

The Loneliness of the First Follower | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
It's harder to follow than it is to lead.   Leaders have passion for what they do.  They have practiced sticking out their necks, taking risks, trying new things, and failing. For leaders, bei...
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Jumping In First

Jumping In First | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
#150542282 / gettyimages.com   A common thing I hear in regards to technology and our understanding of it goes along the lines of, "Kids are amazing...we can just learn it from them!" Although...
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5 Tips to Help Teachers Who Struggle with Technology

5 Tips to Help Teachers Who Struggle with Technology | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Guest blogger Josh Work, middle school teacher and Marine Corps reservist, talks about teachers who struggle with technology and offers five professional development tips that can bring staff up to speed for school-wide technology integration initiatives.
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Technology Integration Matrix: Assess Yourself!

Technology Integration Matrix: Assess Yourself! | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
I came across this awesome matrix today and was excited about how I could use it to assess my own classroom and those of my colleagues around how effective our technology integration is. As always,...
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Toward better technology integration: Introducing trudacot | Dangerously Irrelevant

Toward better technology integration: Introducing trudacot | Dangerously Irrelevant | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Learning In Burlington: Thinking About More Relevant Schools and Classrooms...(Part One)

Learning In Burlington: Thinking About More Relevant Schools and Classrooms...(Part One) | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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10 Principles of Effective and Authentic Leadership

10 Principles of Effective and Authentic Leadership | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
There is a great amount of definitions and theories about effective leadership. Each leader chooses their unique formula of success, but still there are keys to authentic leadership that can't be ignored. Here are 10 important principles each leader ...
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A list of leadership characteristics that includes some unusually exceptional examples. 

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How to Integrate Tech When It Keeps Changing

How to Integrate Tech When It Keeps Changing | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
For students to embrace the skills needed in a changing technology landscape, teachers must coordinate knowledge, instructional practices, and technologies to positively influence academic achievement.
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"Ensuring Equity"

"Ensuring Equity" | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
A question and concern that I often hear in my travels is "what about the kids that don't have devices in school?" These educators want to create "equity" among students and don't want students to ...
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Video: Globe Now: The tech revolution in Canada’s schools: take home tablets and education apps, a taste of the modern classroom

Video: Globe Now: The tech revolution in Canada’s schools: take home tablets and education apps, a taste of the modern classroom | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Host Affan Chowdhry speaks with John Malloy, director of education at Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board about his plan to integrate tablets into the classroom by 2019. Plus, Shane Dingman takes a look at what kind of educational gadgets and apps are making their way into kid's hands.
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Four Skills to Teach Students In the First Five Days of School

Four Skills to Teach Students In the First Five Days of School | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Alan November explains how he would use the first five days of school to lay the groundwork for a year of learning that goes far beyond the test.
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3 Ways Mobile Learning Stands Out From Other Learning Technologies

3 Ways Mobile Learning Stands Out From Other Learning Technologies | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
In this excerpt from Mastering Mobile Learning: Tips and Techniques for Success, Dr. Gary Woodill outlines three features of mobile learning that make it stand out from other learning technologies: clocks, input/out peripherals, and messaging.
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What does John Hattie think about education? - David Didau: The Learning Spy

What does John Hattie think about education? - David Didau: The Learning Spy | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
If you don’t yet know, BBC Radio 4 have lined up a series of 8 interviews with the leading lights of the education world. In the second programme of the series, Sarah Montague interviews professor John Hattie on ‘what works’ in education. Here it is. Whatever your opinion of effect sizes and meta-analyses, Visible Learning has
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Teaching Strategies: 10 Things Successful Educators Do

Teaching Strategies: 10 Things Successful Educators Do | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Teaching Strategies: 10 Things Successful Educators Do
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Memo to CEOs: It's about the team, stupid | @SmartBrief

Memo to CEOs: It's about the team, stupid | @SmartBrief | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Many leaders trumpet failure, but these celebrations often seem more like an opportunity to spin one’s mistakes rather than coming to terms with them.
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How To Promote Continuous Learning In Your Organization

How To Promote Continuous Learning In Your Organization | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Discover 3 measures based on neuroscience that will help leaders to create a continuous learning environment in their organization.
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8 Education Books for the Digital Age: Connected Educators Series

8 Education Books for the Digital Age: Connected Educators Series | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Blog post at Brilliant or Insane :

Ask any of the thousands of teachers who regularly use Twitter, Pinterest, or Facebook about connected education, and you may get an ea[..]
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Leading in a time of…

Leading in a time of… | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Anyone who regularly reads my blog would know that in the last year there are two key elements of leadership that I have been struggling with. The more current one involves the teacher dispute going o
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