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New insight into learning maths

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Teaching children to use their hands when doing maths is a good way to improve understanding, research suggests.
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How teachers can increase students’ interest and engagement in the classroom « Discovery : Clemson University

How #teachers can boost student's interest:http://t.co/t17KauxA...

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Study: Twitter Improves Student Learning in College Classrooms

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The social network may benefit college students by engaging them in course material.

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Blended Learning: Strategies for Engagement

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There are methods and models for implementing blended learning -- from the flipped classroom, to the flex model.
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Writing a research proposal

Writing a research proposal...

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Keeping a Research Journal

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Today, I’ll deal with keeping a research journal as I seemed to get a lot of people searching those terms and coming to my actual research journal. You can have a look at my research blog to ...

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Digital Literacy: The Need to Prepare Students for the 21st Century ...

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Bawden (2001) noted that “as digital technology becomes ubiquitous, workers will increasingly need an appropriate set of digital skills to access and process information using digital systems and tools” (as cited in Chinien & Boutin, 2011, p.
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Principles of Authentic Youth Engagement

Whenever young people say that an activity is particularly powerful or meaningful for them there is a set of conditions present. These conditions can feel difficult to pin down, especially when adults are too busy or too inexperienced to identify them. The following Principles were devised after I spent several months working with a group of youth at a public high school in New York City.


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When Students Do The Teaching

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Not every teacher gets to hear these words: the process of making "this video gave me a better understanding of how teachers teacher, so when I am faced with a math problem that I don't understand I c (RT @NancySweer: Increase student engagement.

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Digital Literacy Dover: Video Questions in YouTube - increasing student engagement

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Just blogged - Video Questions in YouTube - increasing student engagement lots of potential for HS teachers http://t.co/hp9XSpXR #uwctech...

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Developing Your Research Question

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Graduate Research Project Outline: Guidelines and Model

Guidelines and model response for research project outline in Communications 600 at UMUC.

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Application of Expertise in Education and Learning - Papers & Essays

@peripsyches Here is another one by me: Application of Expertise in Education and Learning (research paper for Japan) http://t.co/FDdpkmpQ...
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Really? It’s My Job To Teach Technology?

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First off, I like that Andrew calls technology a skill as that is a mindset that needs to change. Most teachers don’t see teaching technology as a skill but rather a “program”. If we view technology as a skill, then we can look at the skill students are learning through the use of technology. Let’s take a look at Blooom’s Taxonomy of Higher Order Thinking Skills.

 

Read more, a MUST:

http://www.thethinkingstick.com/really-its-my-job-to-teach-technology

 

Teaching technology is much like teaching creativity and deep thinking- the content is only a vehicle.  Tech should be woven into everything we do because the kids weave it into everything THEY do.  

 


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