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Different tools and food for thought for educators: includes blogs, articles, websites, games, and technology. Takes a look into how teachers can use new and old tools to captivate students within the classroom.
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Seven misconceptions about how students learn

Seven misconceptions about how students learn | Captivating Students | Scoop.it
Here are seven of the biggest myths about learning that, unfortunately, guide the way many schools are organized in this era of standardized test-based public school reform.
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20 Must-Have Educational Resources For All Teachers | Edudemic

20 Must-Have Educational Resources For All Teachers | Edudemic | Captivating Students | Scoop.it

A look into educational resources for teachers. 

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math-i-session-5-never-say-anything-a-kid-can-say-article.pdf

A great article with tips for teachers! 

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Born to Learn ~ You are Born to Learn

Born to Learn ~ You are Born to Learn | Captivating Students | Scoop.it
Born to learn is a fun, thought-provoking series of animations that illustrate ground-breaking new discoveries about how humans learn...
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Thinking Big About Engagement | Edutopia

Even the smallest concepts become big enough to grasp in this middle school science class, where teacher Rob Olazagasti gives students opportunities to learn by creating, remember by experiencing, and show what they know by teaching.
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The Year in Education: Seven Innovations Changing the Way the World Learns - Education - GOOD

The Year in Education: Seven Innovations Changing the Way the World Learns - Education - GOOD | Captivating Students | Scoop.it
From gaming to teacher leadership, 2011 brought plenty of classroom innovation that promises to make us smarter.
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Big Thinkers: Judy Willis on the Science of Learning

The noted neurologist turned educator talks about the science of boredom, how to get students' attention, and the most important lessons for 21st-century lea...
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What's Wrong With the Teenage Mind?

What's Wrong With the Teenage Mind? | Captivating Students | Scoop.it
Children today reach puberty earlier and adulthood later. The result: a lot of teenage weirdness. Alison Gopnik on how we might readjust adolescence.
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21st Century HowTo Guide For Teaching-People - un knol de Gust MEES

21st Century HowTo Guide For Teaching-People - un knol de Gust MEES | Captivating Students | Scoop.it
A practical guide for teaching-people (teachers, professors, educators, instructors...) on How-To teach (coach) learners on a...
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PBS Teachers — Resources For The Classroom

PBS Teachers provides PreK-12 educational resources and activities for educators tied to PBS programming and correlated to local and national standards and professional development opportunities delivered online.
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Reteach and Enrich: How to Make Time for Every Student - The Educator's PLN

Reteach and Enrich: How to Make Time for Every Student - The Educator's PLN | Captivating Students | Scoop.it

An interesting and thought-provoking approach on how to review concepts for students for students who need it. 

 

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Imagination: Creating The Future of Education and Work

Imagination: Creating The Future of Education and Work | Captivating Students | Scoop.it

Ready for an imagination revolution in your classroom? Check out this website! 

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Twitter in the Classroom: Watch This Teacher Engage Shy Students in Learning History - Education - GOOD

Twitter in the Classroom: Watch This Teacher Engage Shy Students in Learning History - Education - GOOD | Captivating Students | Scoop.it
Still skeptical about whether Twitter can help shy students? Meet L.A. middle school teacher Enrique Legaspi and his students.
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K-12 Education & Learning Innovations with Proven Strategies that Work | Edutopia

K-12 Education & Learning Innovations with Proven Strategies that Work | Edutopia | Captivating Students | Scoop.it
Empowering and connecting teachers, administrators, and parents with innovative solutions and resources to better education. Join the conversation today!
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teachingwithted / FrontPage

teachingwithted / FrontPage | Captivating Students | Scoop.it

Teaching With TED: Classroom resources on how teachers can use TED talks in their classrooms to enliven learning! 

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