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An Educators Guide To Twitter - LiveBinder

Over 150 Resources To Help Teachers Get Started With Twitter
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As Fullan would say - the "skinny" on Twitter for educators.

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Becoming A Better School Leader Using 'The Pronoun Test' - Edudemic

Becoming A Better School Leader Using 'The Pronoun Test' - Edudemic | Leading Learning | Scoop.it
Daniel Pink's book 'Drive' uses a fascinating exercise called the pronoun test that all school principals and leaders should know about.
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Great to share with other educators.  Thanks to @NickiMC40 for the share.

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Leadership: Title Not Required

Leadership: Title Not Required | Leading Learning | Scoop.it
For the longest time there has been a correlation between top managers, executives, and the act of leadership. While the expectation that people in high level positions should provide leadership, t...
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Leadership is not a position.  It is an activity.

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Teachers should adapt to the students and provide texts relevant to them...

Teachers should adapt to the students and provide texts relevant to them... | Leading Learning | Scoop.it
.....and not relevant to the teacher's childhood or adult life. Our text selections should be for the students not us.
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Slides from Ontario's Adolescent Literacy document.

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Interdisciplinary Journal of Problem-based Learning | Vol 1 | Iss 1

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A new journal - looking forward to following.

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Women, Power, and Educational Technology

Women, Power, and Educational Technology | Leading Learning | Scoop.it
This the first post I have ever written about females in technology.  A few recent incidents got me thinking about this issue.  First, I attended/presented at an educational technology conference t...
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A Principal's Reflections: Connectedness as the Standard

A Principal's Reflections: Connectedness as the Standard | Leading Learning | Scoop.it

Connectedness - part of the framework?

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100 High School Teacher Blogs To Start Reading - Edudemic

100 High School Teacher Blogs To Start Reading - Edudemic | Leading Learning | Scoop.it
No matter what grade you teach, high school teacher blogs are some of the most important resources for teachers and school administrators.
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What Makes an Effective Leader? | The Small Business Storyteller

What Makes an Effective Leader? | The Small Business Storyteller | Leading Learning | Scoop.it

Podering what makes an effective leader, again.

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Alec Couros: Edtech MOOC, January 2013?

Alec Couros: Edtech MOOC, January 2013? | Leading Learning | Scoop.it

"During my sabbatical year (July 1/12 to June 30/13), I plan to focus on Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) as one of my key areas of research. To do so, I’m considering planning, organizing and facilitating a semester-long MOOC focused on educational technology starting January 2013."


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Panel Discussion from #ECOO12

Panel Discussion from #ECOO12 | Leading Learning | Scoop.it
At the ECOO 2012 Conference, CBC Spark’s host Nora Young hosted a panel discussion featuring John Seely Brown, Michael Fullan, Donna Fry, and Jaime Casap.  The discussion was recorded and hig...
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Is school actually meeting the current and future needs of our learners? | Canadian Education Association (CEA)

Is school actually meeting the current and future needs of our learners? | Canadian Education Association (CEA) | Leading Learning | Scoop.it

Via Grant Montgomery
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I'm sure you will recognize your students in this insightful posting.
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New Year: Focus Forward (Personal Plans for the New Year) | 21st Century Collaborative

New Year: Focus Forward (Personal Plans for the New Year) | 21st Century Collaborative | Leading Learning | Scoop.it
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Beautiful words to live by for 2013.

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Integrate THAT Technology into YOUR Classroom

Integrate THAT Technology into YOUR Classroom | Leading Learning | Scoop.it
The five ideas below are a suggested starting point if you are integrating new technology into your classroom. From a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) programme, to a class set of hardware, an internet...
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Eight Life Changing Ideas from the Best Graduation Speakers

Eight Life Changing Ideas from the Best Graduation Speakers | Leading Learning | Scoop.it
It�s tough to nail down the qualities that make a graduation speech memorable; each is great in its own unique way. Here are the eight most incredible life changing ideas from the best graduation speeches.
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Planning ahead.  Don't leave that grad speech to the last minute!

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The Innovative Educator: Blocking and Filtering Leaves Our Children Behind and Unprepared

The Innovative Educator: Blocking and Filtering Leaves Our Children Behind and Unprepared | Leading Learning | Scoop.it
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Why K-12 schools are failing by not teaching SEARCH | The Thinking Stick

Why K-12 schools are failing by not teaching SEARCH | The Thinking Stick | Leading Learning | Scoop.it

If you are putting a "?" in the search string, you don't know how to search (Jaime Casap, Google, ECOO 2012)

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Oral Formative Feedback – Top Ten Strategies

Oral Formative Feedback – Top Ten Strategies | Leading Learning | Scoop.it

People who have read my #marginalgains blog posts will know I am going over old ground here – intentionally so – as I am looking to dig deeper towards the key marginal gains that have t...


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