PLNs for ALL
Follow
Find
2.9K views | +0 today
 

From around the web

PLNs for ALL
Collection of Great Ideas from the Best Minds
Curated by Kevin Biles
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

The Best Sites For Learning About The World's Different Cultures

The Best Sites For Learning About The World's Different Cultures | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
I've compiled several "The Best..." lists that sites where you can learn about the geography, data, languages, and holidays of different countries around the world. Those resources are important, b...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

Five-Minute Film Festival: Reimagining the Library

Five-Minute Film Festival: Reimagining the Library | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
In honor of the 30th anniversary of School Library Month, VideoAmy has produced a list of interesting and insightful videos and resources that explore the future of the school library.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Kevin Biles from 21st Century Learning and Teaching
Scoop.it!

The Other 21st Century Skills: Educator Self-Assessment

The Other 21st Century Skills: Educator Self-Assessment | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it

Jackie GERSTEIN: I've posted about The Other 21st Skills and Attributes.  This post provides links and resources about these skills as well as an educator self-assessment.  This assessment contains questions to assist the educator in evaluating if and how s/he is facilitating these skills and attributes in the learning environment....

 


Via Gust MEES
more...
Julie Lindsay's curator insight, March 29, 4:37 PM

Many of the skills (all of them?) apply to educators who developing global learning and collaborative opportunities for themselves and their students.

Ian Berry's curator insight, March 29, 11:15 PM

All of the skills highly relevant for leaders and change champions. A great list of self-assessment questions.

JUANELIAS's curator insight, March 29, 11:43 PM

INTERESANTE!!

Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

True tech integration starts with learning goals | eSchool News | eSchool News

True tech integration starts with learning goals | eSchool News | eSchool News | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
The real challenge is not integrating technology effectively. It's developing a vision for technology use
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

Visual Notetaking Deepens Learning (March 2015)

Visual notetaking is a process of representing ideas non-linguistically. (That’s a fancy of way of saying, “drawing pictures.”) Visual notetaking can include c…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

Kids Speak Out on Student Engagement

Kids Speak Out on Student Engagement | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
Blogger and English teacher Heather Wolpert-Gawron asked her eighth grade students what they find most engaging in the classroom.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Kevin Biles from iGeneration - 21st Century Education
Scoop.it!

Preparing a Classroom Culture for Deeper Learning

Preparing a Classroom Culture for Deeper Learning | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
The art of thinking flourishes within an emotionally, intellectually and physically safe learning environment that is carefully constructed by the classroom teacher.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
more...
M. Fagot-Karcher's curator insight, March 15, 6:17 AM

very interesting

Rescooped by Kevin Biles from 21st Century Learning and Teaching
Scoop.it!

Characteristics of the Innovator's Mindset | Innovation | CHANGE | GrowthMindSet

Characteristics of the Innovator's Mindset  | Innovation | CHANGE | GrowthMindSet | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it

Recently I explored the notion of the “Innovator’s Mindset”, and have thought a lot about this idea.  As I look to write on the topic of “Leading Innovative Change” within schools, we are looking to develop educators as innovators.  To be innovative, you have to look at yourself as an innovator first, and to create schools that embody this mindset as a “culture”, we must develop this in individuals first.

 

Learn more:

 

- http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=Growth+Mindset

 

- http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching/?tag=innovation

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/03/29/practice-learning-to-learn/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2015/01/28/practice-learning-to-learn-example-2/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/10/03/design-the-learning-of-your-learners-students-ideas/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2014/07/10/education-collaboration-and-coaching-the-future/

 

https://gustmees.wordpress.com/2012/11/29/cyber-hygiene-ict-hygiene-for-population-education-and-business/

 

 


Via Gust MEES
more...
Ian Berry's curator insight, March 15, 11:36 PM

Like the article and the links Struck me that we all have an innovators mindset It's a matter of using it!

CIM Academy's curator insight, March 16, 7:12 AM

Creating a culture which embraces innovation is essential and this infographic outlines some key characteristics of innovators to be aware of.

Paul's curator insight, March 22, 12:26 PM

Good article supporting what we do in the classroom -we need always to encourage innovation

Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

10 Essential Social Media Tools for Social Media Managers

10 Essential Social Media Tools for Social Media Managers | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
Arm your social media tool box with these 10 essential social media tools that every social media manager should be using.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Kevin Biles from iGeneration - 21st Century Education
Scoop.it!

9 of the most inspiring acts of leadership

9 of the most inspiring acts of leadership | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
Fortune asked America’s top executives to share their thoughts, and here's what they had to say.

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
more...
Betty Skeet's curator insight, March 27, 5:49 AM

Inspiring those that will lead in the future

Asociacion_NCTE_CR's curator insight, March 27, 12:11 PM

9 of the most inspiring acts of leadership via @TDOttawa http://sco.lt/6NkxRB

Pâris Wilfried's curator insight, March 30, 3:54 PM

Give a look to see how others are doing, always interesting.

#Leadership

Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

Project-Based Learning: The 8 Elements of a Magnificent Maker Project

Project-Based Learning: The 8 Elements of a Magnificent Maker Project | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
So what is involved in creating the perfect project for making in the classroom? Here are eight elements to achieving success in project-based learning.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

New Direction for 21st Century Learning Announced at P21 Summit

New Direction for 21st Century Learning Announced at P21 Summit | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
Washington, DC (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 -- Today, P21 (formerly Partnership for 21st Century Skills), has announced the organization’s expanded vision and direction for the global conversation on 21st century learning at the 2015 Summit on 21st Century Learning.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Kevin Biles from iPads in Education
Scoop.it!

Makerspace Infographic - Heather Lister

Makerspace Infographic - Heather Lister | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
Makerspace | Piktochart Infographic Editor

Via John Evans
more...
Michael MacNeil's curator insight, March 30, 11:53 AM

The Maker movement is pretty powerful and open to all.

Christine Rounsevell's curator insight, April 1, 7:45 PM

These are great infographics for educators.

Marianne Hart's curator insight, April 6, 11:54 AM

Loving MakerSpace @ the library.

Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

“It’s vital your Makerspace reflects the culture of your school.”

“It’s vital your Makerspace reflects the culture of your school.” | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
“It’s vital your Makerspace reflects the culture of your school.”
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

Spotlight on Project-Based Learning - Education Week

Spotlight on Project-Based Learning - Education Week | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it

The Education Week Spotlight on Project-Based Learning is a collection of articles hand-picked by our editors for their insights on:

Engaging students with project-based activitiesEmbracing project-based learning as an instructional cornerstone in schoolsAddressing the unique needs of English-language learners with project-based instructionBringing STEM lessons to life with project-based instruction
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

5 PBL Best Practices for Redefining the Teacher's Role

5 PBL Best Practices for Redefining the Teacher's Role | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
PBL changes a teacher's traditional role through framing the learning, helping students develop ideas, consulting as they revise, and encouraging feedback, reflection, and authentic presentations.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

Makerspace Tour: The HIVE

Makerspace Tour: The HIVE | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
@DianaLRendina
Kevin Biles's insight:

Want to get a makerspace going at your school.  Diana Rendina @dianarendina provides a multitude of ideas and resources.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Kevin Biles
Scoop.it!

When School Leaders Empower Teachers, Better Ideas Emerge

When School Leaders Empower Teachers, Better Ideas Emerge | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
Distributed leadership is not about delegating tasks, but giving individuals ownership over outcomes and creating a culture of innovation.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Kevin Biles from Literacy Using Web 2.0
Scoop.it!

National Gallery of Art for Kids: The Art Zone

National Gallery of Art for Kids: The Art Zone | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
The National Gallery of Art has created this impressive gateway to make its vast collections accessible to children.

Via camaher
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Kevin Biles from iPads in Education
Scoop.it!

Top Tech Tools for Formative Assessment - graphite

Top Tech Tools for Formative Assessment - graphite | PLNs for ALL | Scoop.it
Formative assessment is an important tool teachers can use to target students' learning needs. When teachers know what students know (or don't know), they can better adjust their teaching to meet the kids right at their level. These digital formative assessment tools can help you do the job.

Via John Evans
more...
Lynn Lease's curator insight, March 16, 9:20 AM

If you are interested in Turnitin workshops or discussion groups, contact the UNOH CEE at cee@unoh.edu.

DrAlfonso Orozco C.'s curator insight, March 17, 12:51 PM

Teachers and students.

Inko Illarramendi's curator insight, March 19, 6:27 AM

Hainbat webgune jarduera desberdinak egiteko ikasgelan.