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Proof Points: Blended Learning Success in School Districts | Christensen Institute

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Five Tips for an Engaging E-learning Course – An Infographic

Five Tips for an Engaging E-learning Course – An Infographic | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
Here is an infographic that shares insights on five tips to create an absorbing an eLearning course.
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Harry Lewis on the Genesis of CS 20, an innovative computer science course | Harvard Magazine Sep-Oct 2012

Harry Lewis on the Genesis of CS 20, an innovative computer science course | Harvard Magazine Sep-Oct 2012 | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
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Engaging Students in Critical Social Media Analysis Through Debate | DMLcentral

Engaging Students in Critical Social Media Analysis Through Debate | DMLcentral | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
As part of the national celebration of Digital Learning Day last month, I had the opportunity to moderate an online debate between two teams of high school students from opposite ends of California about the merits and risks of social media as a communication tool.
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8 Things to Look for in Today's Professional Learning (Part 2)

8 Things to Look for in Today's Professional Learning (Part 2) | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
(This is the second of two parts on professional learning.  You can read the first part here.  It is based on the visual below that was created by Sylvia Duckworth and adapted from "8 Things to Loo...
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E-Learners Today and in the Future: A Paradox

E-Learners Today and in the Future: A Paradox | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
One of the observations that I am able to make about e-learners today based upon the 11 years that I have been teaching in a totally online environment, is that there exists a paradox that is both curious and ironic. This paradox concerns the characteristics of e-learners as they have emerged over time.To paraphrase a well known adage:" You can take the student out of the brick and mortar classroom but you can't take the brick and mortar classroom and its attributes out of the student"
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15 Reasons Why Educators Should Be Connected

15 Reasons Why Educators Should Be Connected | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
Connected educators understand and value the idea that students and staff have voices that should be shared and that can be shared through social media.

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Great leaders are great teachers

Great leaders are great teachers | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it

Bernie Bulkin compares the life of a leader to the environment of the classroom. What can we learn? Read on to find out.


Via Roger Francis, Aki Puustinen, David Mackzum, Ed.D.
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Preparing a Classroom Culture for Deeper Learning

Preparing a Classroom Culture for Deeper Learning | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
The art of thinking flourishes within an emotionally, intellectually and physically safe learning environment that is carefully constructed by the classroom teacher.

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Why Texting Should Be Part of Teaching

Why Texting Should Be Part of Teaching | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
Research into texting between teachers and students shows that it can drive engagement and deliver results.

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Non-Linear eLearning Design: 6 Common Misconceptions Instructional Designers Should Know - eLearning Industry

Non-Linear eLearning Design: 6 Common Misconceptions Instructional Designers Should Know - eLearning Industry | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
Wondering about Non-Linear eLearning Design? Check 6 Common Non-Linear eLearning Design Misconceptions Instructional Designers Should Know
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Engaging Vocational Students with the Flipped Classroom

Engaging Vocational Students with the Flipped Classroom | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
Most students attending TAFE institutions seek more interactive ways to learn and train for future vocations. See how TAFE institutions from around the region are…
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Matt Harris, Ed.D. on Twitter

Matt Harris, Ed.D. on Twitter | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
PADAGOGY Should be on every Ts wall @padagogywheel http://bit.ly/1BiA1HN #edtech #edchat #edtechchat #edtechbridge pic.twitter.com/b6caj6rS9F
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Anytime, Anywhere, Anyone: How far can we extend Extended Learning Opportunities? | Christensen Institute

Anytime, Anywhere, Anyone: How far can we extend Extended Learning Opportunities? | Christensen Institute | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
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Teachers are Humans too!

Teachers are Humans too! | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
What does it mean to be human? Why do teachers or educational leaders feel excluded from this category when public perspectives and dialogues reference teaching? In a very human struggle, my though...
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How to Build an Active Learning Program -- Campus Technology

How to Build an Active Learning Program -- Campus Technology | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
How can IT leaders encourage the creating and use of active learning spaces on campus? Focus on overall goals and outcomes before the technology.
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A simple shift to change how you work

A simple shift to change how you work | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
As co-founder of the Conscious Leadership Group, Diana Chapman teaches leaders and executives techniques for leading and working more effectively.
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Research Shows that Retention and Engagement Now Top Challenges Around The World

Research Shows that Retention and Engagement Now Top Challenges Around The World | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
New research shows that retention and engagement now the #1 issue around the world.
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Personalize Learning: Learning can and should be Natural and Engaging - Linkis.com

Personalize Learning: Learning can and should be Natural and Engaging - Linkis.com | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
Dr. Jackie Gerstein explains why that it is every educator's responsibility to ensure that teaching strategies match learning needs of each learner.
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Practice Exchanges: Making Our Professional Learning Visible

Practice Exchanges: Making Our Professional Learning Visible | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
Browse the Practice Exchange collections below. Each collection includes video excerpts from the actual event, sample agendas, tools and protocols used, as well as other resources that may be adapted

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Three cheers for failure! Wait, what? - The Hechinger Report

Three cheers for failure! Wait, what? - The Hechinger Report | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
ATLANTA, Ga. – A faux evergreen tree set up inside a convention center hotel here last week was festooned with hand-written confessions from school leaders. “Inadequate WiFi density caused classroom technology to crash during Open House!” “Teacher technology stipends: All pain, no gain.” “Did not check references.” “Poor construction management destroys existing network.” Of course, …

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How Does the Brain Learn Best? Smart Studying Strategies

How Does the Brain Learn Best? Smart Studying Strategies | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
A practical and engaging guide to smart studying tips.

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7 Ways to Hack Your Classroom to Include Student Choice | Edudemic

7 Ways to Hack Your Classroom to Include Student Choice | Edudemic | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
For awhile, when educators discussed differentiating instruction & meeting students’ individual needs, they did so through the framework of Learning Styles.

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25 Flipped-Class Tools to Help You Start the Year Off Right

25 Flipped-Class Tools to Help You Start the Year Off Right | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
Are you looking to flip your classroom this year, but don’t know where to start? If so, we’ve got a great list of apps and websites that can help you get off the ground. Quality at-home instruction that complements your great in-class work is central to flipped-class success. Sites like TedEd or...
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Peering Deep into Future of Educational Credentialing | DMLcentral

Peering Deep into Future of Educational Credentialing | DMLcentral | k12 Blended Learning - K12 | Scoop.it
I recently attended Nesta's FutureFest event in London. It was a heady mix of everything related to what's next: from food to technology to economics to politics. What really caught my attention, however, was the way in which one particular innovation seemed to have captured the imagination of people across various sectors.
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