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The Future of Learning — Learning {Re}imagined

The Future of Learning - Learning {Re}imagined - Medium
What is the purpose of school & the role of EdTech?I was recently invited to give a keynote talk at Windays 16, a Microsoft sponsored event hosted on a bea…
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16 Modern Realities Schools (and Parents) Need to Accept. Now.

16 Modern Realities Schools (and Parents) Need to Accept. Now. | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
It’s been interesting to watch over the last year or so a growing chorus of parents, authors, educators and even some po…
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Do Digital Leaders Have to Lead Digitally?

Do Digital Leaders Have to Lead Digitally? | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
I attend a lot of Superintendent events where there are discussions on the digital transitions of districts.  These discussions  are often about how "we" need to change, and far too often these conversations are being held in very traditional ways.  One is left often believing that the changes are about other people and not really…
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TeachThought: A Diagram Of Pedagogy in the 21st Century -

TeachThought: A Diagram Of Pedagogy in the 21st Century - | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
TeachThought: A Diagram Of Pedagogy in the 21st Century by Terry Heick We know that thinking in the 21st century seems different. What about teaching? Aside from the presence of dizzying technologies, added pressure for data-based improvements, and a persistent call for innovation, how is teaching different [...]
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12 Critical Competencies For Leadership in the Future

12 Critical Competencies For Leadership in the Future | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The rate of change in the business world today is greater than our ability to respond. In a world that is often describe…
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Jerry Busone's curator insight, May 2, 7:58 AM

I love these competentcies as they apply to many walks of life. Whetehr you are a leader of a team, or orgainzation or a a coach oleading teams to victories this applies. What lives over the top of all this is you must have a passion find great talent and communciate to them often.... most coaches and leaders lose at their converastions thay have have or dfont have daily.Good List here.

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Why Pedagogy First, Tech Second Stance is Key to the Future

Why Pedagogy First, Tech Second Stance is Key to the Future | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
As districts across the country purchase technology at a feverish pace, they must ensure they have a solid implementation plan.
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10 ways to help students become “future ready”

10 ways to help students become “future ready” | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Our students' future is an uncertain one. Their workforce will look much different than ours. Here are ways we can help them to be prepared.
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Could This Digital Math Tool Change Instruction For the Better?

Could This Digital Math Tool Change Instruction For the Better? | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Educators using Desmos, an online graphing calculator and activity builder tool, say it enables them to teach math through inquiry more easily.
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I have reviewed Desmos, and I am convinved that many a math teacher will benefit from this free and powerful web-app. Perfect for BYOD due to its cross-platform nature!
 
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Visualizing 21st-Century Classroom Design

Visualizing 21st-Century Classroom Design | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
These five steps are essential in creating a 21st-century classroom: establishing zones, ensuring resource accessibility, encouraging mobility, igniting inspiration, and fostering respect.
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Stop Innovating in Schools. Please. — Modern Learning

Stop Innovating in Schools. Please. - Modern Learning - Medium
Too often when we talk about “innovation” in education, we point to that new set of Chromebooks or those shiny new Smart…
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Flexible Leadership: Learning to Lead and Manage

Flexible Leadership: Learning to Lead and Manage | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
It’s time to put an end to a decades-long debate. For years, leadership consultants have discussed the differences between leadership and management and which approach is more effective. Some conte…
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5 Leadership Lessons from Bob Iger (CEO of Disney)

5 Leadership Lessons from Bob Iger (CEO of Disney) | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
I recently had the great fortune to attend a talk by Bob Iger, the CEO of Disney, about leadership and culture at Disney…
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A Bigger Vision

A Bigger Vision | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
I found this awesome story from a site called “The Happy Manager”, that has some great little leadership stories, about seeing the “bigger picture”: One day a traveller, wal…
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How Innovators Think

How Innovators Think | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
How Innovators Think is a project to identify and research the patterns in the thinking of the world’s top innovators, t…
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Emeric Nectoux's curator insight, May 22, 12:32 AM

What prevents individuals and organizations from innovating is their mindset.

Being innovative requires a deep understanding of the world we live in. Innovators should not fall into traps such as thinking that "everybody loves innovation" or "innovation is easy"... This article gives the 2 side of the coin, when it comes to innovation, for the innovators and the non-innovators.

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8 Ways to Lead Like It Really Matters

8 Ways to Lead Like It Really Matters | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
65% of all employees are dissatisfied at work. Here's how to ensure that your people aren't in that group.
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Digital Promise Puts Education Research All In One Place

Digital Promise Puts Education Research All In One Place | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
A new tool lets educators and ed-tech developers easily find peer-reviewed research articles relevant to their work.
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Start with a Question: How Your Students Can Design Their Own Learning

Start with a Question: How Your Students Can Design Their Own Learning | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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How Can 21st Century Students Learn In 19th Century Schools?

How Can 21st Century Students Learn In 19th Century Schools? | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The children of Australia are today's students and tomorrow's employees. And while each generation has passed through the student lifestage, Generation Z are the only ones to have done so in the 21st century.
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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, April 26, 1:12 PM
Derrida who was one of the people that the "post" movements is attributed to suggested that to say something is post means we include the something in that. We cannot be post logical without including the logical.
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Teacher professional learning pedagogy needs to change too

Teacher professional learning pedagogy needs to change too | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
For too long now education conferences and professional learning events have prolonged a traditional “sage on the stage”…
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Ivon Prefontaine's curator insight, April 23, 12:51 PM
It does. Teachers need choice, time, and opportunity to use what they learn.
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9 Elephants in the (Class)Room That Should “Unsettle” Us — Modern Learning

9 Elephants in the (Class)Room That Should "Unsettle" Us - Modern Learning - Medium
“When I really try to square what I believe about how kids learn and what we practice in our classrooms, it unsettles me…
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Evolving Role of Principal Leadership

Evolving Role of Principal Leadership | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The principal is the most visibly recognizable person in the school.  Principal leadership is the second greatest indicator of student achievement after teacher instruction. Furthermore, the principal’s ability to lead in a way that inspires and energizes teachers is critical to building successful schools. Leaders must be able to build capacity, commitment and the collective…
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The Two Traits Every Entrepreneur Needs

The Two Traits Every Entrepreneur Needs | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Focus and tenacity.
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How to Improve Learning Retention by Over 300% - Hint: Don't Bore me! | Litmos Blog

How to Improve Learning Retention by Over 300% - Hint: Don't Bore me! | Litmos Blog | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
I attended the Edtech day of Phoenix Startup Week last week. And today some of the presentations went live on slideshare. The CEO of picmonic gave a presentation on Starting a Company in Arizona, and was not part of the edtech track. So I'm glad I stumbled onto their slideshare and their company called Picmonic. I'm always …
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Building Innovations Around Experiences : The Skills and Dispositions of Accomplished Administrators

Building Innovations Around Experiences : The Skills and Dispositions of Accomplished Administrators | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it

In schools today the pace of change and shifting sands are quick. Skilled administrators need to wear many hats and be strategic yet operational at the same time.

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