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Using Facebook in the Classroom

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The Seven Lessons

The Seven Lessons | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
  I have just finished reading 'Dumbing Us Down' by John Taylor Gatto. It is a slim work that has exploded in my mind like a stick of dynamite. If you are a teacher you should read it. Not ...
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The Learning Spy - Hexagonal Learning

SOLO taxonomies - using hexagonal learning to construct a lesson
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The Learning Spy - How to subvert target grades

The Learning Spy - How to subvert target grades | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
Something to discuss with your data leader.
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Personalized Learning Chart

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Students Creating Conversations for Learning with the Fishbowl

Students Creating Conversations for Learning with the Fishbowl | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
The Inspiration About a year ago, I was inspired by a blog post, "Fishbowl 101",  that offered an exciting chronicle of how one teacher used this medium for student-centered discussions for stude... I have found the Socratic seminar point score table especially useful for engaging pupils in meaningful peer assessment.
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Should we be teaching knowledge or skills?

Should we be teaching knowledge or skills? | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
A head of English gets to the heart of the curriculum debate and shares his X Factor-based teaching resource on using solo taxonomy...
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Conversations: Learning and Growing: Keynote, Apple TV, Assessment

Conversations: Learning and Growing: Keynote, Apple TV, Assessment | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
More ways of using Apple TV to promote engagement and deepe learning.
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Cool Cat Teacher Blog: iBooks 2 and iTunes U: A Quick Review from a Teacher #edapp

Cool Cat Teacher Blog: iBooks 2 and iTunes U: A Quick Review from a Teacher #edapp | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
Early response to iBook 2 from one of the best teacher tech writers on the web
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Student math scores jump 20% with Apple iPad; transforms classroom education – MacDailyNews - Welcome Home

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SeminarPaper204.pdf

This paper examines those drivers typically chosen by leaders to accomplish reform, critiques their inadequacy, and offers an alternative set of drivers that have been proven to be more effective at accomplishing the desired goal.
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Using Facebook in the Classroom

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What to Look for in Apple's Education Announcement

What to Look for in Apple's Education Announcement | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
Speculation, but interesting speculation!
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Twelve Things You Were Not Taught in School About Creative Thinking | Psychology Today

Twelve Things You Were Not Taught in School About Creative Thinking | Psychology Today | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
Aspects of creative thinking that are not usually taught. By Michael Michalko...
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iPads can’t improve learning without good teaching Pt 1

iPads can’t improve learning without good teaching Pt 1 | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
The device is the tool, it's how you use the tool that will make the difference.
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When Tech Met Ed...: iBooks 2, Textbooks, iBooks Author, and iTunes U Initial Impressions

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14 Steps to Meaningful Student Blogging

First attempts at class blogs don't always take off. These 14 points are a guide to addressing obstacles in the process.
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Initiating Inquiry: Mindmapping and Fishbowl Discussions for Connecting and Building Background Knowledge

Initiating Inquiry:  Mindmapping and Fishbowl Discussions for Connecting and Building Background Knowledge | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
Susan Lester's 10th Honors World Literature/Composition students recently began a novel study of All Quiet on the Western Front.    Since students knew little about World War I, we gave students ...
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You Don't Have to Be A Technology Whiz But You Do Need to Be Fearless

You Don't Have to Be A Technology Whiz But You Do Need to Be Fearless | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
Face your technology fears - a challenge for teachers
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Sharing Pedagogical Purposes: SOLO taxonomy, planning and progress..

Sharing Pedagogical Purposes: SOLO taxonomy, planning and progress.. | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
SOLO taxonomy step by step, in a real classroom situation
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Teaching like it's 2999: It's an Interactive Whiteboard! It's a Doc Cam! It's... Apple TV!

Teaching like it's 2999: It's an Interactive Whiteboard! It's a Doc Cam! It's... Apple TV! | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
The many uses of Apple TV in the classroom
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Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: So...You Wanna Be A Blogger

Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: So...You Wanna Be A Blogger | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
Guide to using blogging effectively with learners
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Marc Prensky - What is the role of the teacher in todays world? - The Educator's PLN

Marc Prensky - What is the role of the teacher in todays world? - The Educator's PLN | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
Stephen Heppell talking to Marc Prensky about the role of the teacher in todays world. prensky suggests that teachers to not have to be techie themselves to facilitate this medium for learning.
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Science Education on the Edge · iPads in the classroom: a review of my 1:1 deployment so far

Science Education on the Edge · iPads in the classroom: a review of my 1:1 deployment so far | Leading Learners | Scoop.it
Experimenting with student-centered science education...
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Teaching children to use social networking - netiquette

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10 Mobile Learning Trends for 2012

“Mobile” has sufficiently cemented itself among the buzzwords of 2012. Here’s a look at top trends and predictions for mobile learning in 2012 from industry analysts. Increased prolifer...
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The Plenary | Ponderings and Musings

Thinking about plenaries
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