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10 Risks Every Teacher Should Take With Their Class

As I work with students and teachers there is one common thread that the “stand-out” classrooms share: They take risks. Not only do these students and teachers take learning risks, but they also take them
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Not really risks but choices you can make with your students - love the idea of blogging together

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Teaching as Resisting

Teaching as Resisting | New learning | Scoop.it
There once was a note Pure and easy Playing so free, like a breath rippling by Pure and Easy, The Who What's wrong with this picture? I saw this photo on Twitter today and it made me wonder - what has happened to the art and gift of teaching? When did we forget that one…
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What is happening to teachers' roles as resistors? How is the education corporation stifling criticism of the status quo?

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Trump voters will not like what happens next

Trump voters will not like what happens next | New learning | Scoop.it
The government is now in Republicans’ hands. Let them deal with Trump.
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Incredible article by Garrison Keillor - what happens next?

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Can We Stop Saying That Teachers Work 'In the Trenches'?

Can We Stop Saying That Teachers Work 'In the Trenches'? | New learning | Scoop.it
I refuse to speak about the place I teach and learn as "the trenches." To do so would frame this situation as a hardship to endure rather than a problem to be solved.
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Yes, the trenches were much worse!  No trenches in our school!!

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I Never Thought that What I Did Was a Gift

I Never Thought that What I Did Was a Gift | New learning | Scoop.it
As many teachers and administrators start trickling back to school this month, and we sigh at the alarm clock's ridiculous early hour intrusion, it may do us all some good to be reminded of why we ...
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Why we do what we do

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Curation for Teachers [Infographic]

Curation for Teachers [Infographic] | New learning | Scoop.it
In Professional Learning in the Digital Age: The Educator's Guide to User-Generated Learning, Kristen Swanson shows educators how to enhance their pro...

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Rosie Peel's curator insight, June 8, 2013 3:07 AM

This is very insightful when creating an effective, authentic and reliable curation collection.  It is resources like this one that I feel will benefit others in their teaching and learning journey.

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This infographic provides insight into showing how to enhance learning. Critical thinking is an important skill in today's world. Students need encouragement in taking ownership of their own learning. We can find ways to encourage students from this link.

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Teachers Make the Big Difference

Teachers Make the Big Difference | New learning | Scoop.it
The best teachers I worked with at all levels were always very concerned about the curriculum and what the students were learning. These were not teachers who ever got any attention for the great work they were doing, but these are the ones who ocontinue to make the big difference. I would like to find a…
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Looking for ways to promote the teachers who don't have the time to promote themselves

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The Real Reason Teachers and Leaders are Overwhelmed

The Real Reason Teachers and Leaders are Overwhelmed | New learning | Scoop.it
Imagine you’ve been in education for 7, 11, 15 or even 25 years. In each of those years, you have grown as a professional, learned new technologies, shifted with the standards, had new initiative after
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"What can we focus on in the midst of all the change?

Our students.

And consistently focusing on what is best for them."

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Get Inspired By Everyday Teachers Doing Great Things

Get Inspired By Everyday Teachers Doing Great Things | New learning | Scoop.it
Our good friends at SoulPancake (home of everyone's favorite pint-sized inspirational speaker, Kid President) have just launched a video series that we absolutely love, profiling California teachers who are making a difference.
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great post to start your day!

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Inspirational Videos for Teachers (Update)

Inspirational Videos for Teachers (Update) | New learning | Scoop.it
This week, I’ve decided to reblog some of my more popular posts with some updates. The post below has remained in the top 5 ever since I published it.  Beneath it, I've decided to add a few other f...
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more inspirational videos for teachers from Engage Their Minds

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Quality learning begins with teachers | Global Partnership for Education

Quality learning begins with teachers | Global Partnership for Education | New learning | Scoop.it
Today, I have the honor of addressing the 7th Education International World Congress in Ottawa. Education International is the world’s largest federation of unions, representing 30 million education employees in 400 organizations in 170 countries and territories around the world.
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Teachers must remain central to the discussions now taking place about the next iteration of global development goals. With a strong focus on quality learning and equity, achieving the new SDG on education will require a renewed commitment to the work of teachers.

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Curation for Teachers [Infographic]

Curation for Teachers [Infographic] | New learning | Scoop.it
In Professional Learning in the Digital Age: The Educator's Guide to User-Generated Learning, Kristen Swanson shows educators how to enhance their pro...

Via Robin Good
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What about Scoop.it Pearltrees?

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Rosie Peel's curator insight, June 8, 2013 3:07 AM

This is very insightful when creating an effective, authentic and reliable curation collection.  It is resources like this one that I feel will benefit others in their teaching and learning journey.

Dorothy Minor's curator insight, July 8, 2013 3:29 PM

This infographic provides insight into showing how to enhance learning. Critical thinking is an important skill in today's world. Students need encouragement in taking ownership of their own learning. We can find ways to encourage students from this link.

Daniel Jimenez Zulic's curator insight, August 3, 2013 12:04 PM

Ya en el esquema se ve como ir mejorando la practica, seleccion y calificacion de los sitios y contenidos.