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Boys just want to graduate, too

Boys just want to graduate, too | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Statistics show boys in Canada lag behind girls in K-12 performance.
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Important to consider student engagement in urban secondary schools - see for example: http://summit.sfu.ca/item/12356

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Tweet from @CraigMEdwards_

Tweet from @CraigMEdwards_ | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Learning about the Venn of Student Engagement: Agency, Voice & Leadership #learningfrontiers http://t.co/ntHAOKnkpc
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World history project inspires students in Montville - NorthJersey.com

World history project inspires students in Montville - NorthJersey.com | Student engagement | Scoop.it
NorthJersey.com World history project inspires students in Montville NorthJersey.com Her innovative initiative is an example of Montville Township Public Schools' commitment to encourage passionate learners by creating an ongoing atmosphere of...
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5 Simple Questions To Encourage Student Voice | The Curious ...

5 Simple Questions To Encourage Student Voice | The Curious ... | Student engagement | Scoop.it
This is a recent resource I have shared on Twitter that has proven really useful and very popular with educators. Thanks to Rebecca Alber and Edutopia for.
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7 ways to Increase Student Engagement in the Classroom

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Student Engagement and The Power of Intention

Student Engagement and The Power of Intention | Student engagement | Scoop.it

Annie Murphy Paul

 

"Listening and observing can be passive activities—in one ear and out the other, as our mothers used to say. Or they can be rich, active, intense experiences that lead to serious learning. The difference lies in our intention: the purpose and awareness with which we approach the occasion. Here’s how to make sure your intentions are good."


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Four Ways to Increase Student Engagement - Huffington Post

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Four Ways to Increase Student Engagement
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They are not bad kids or even slow kids--but they are kids who require faculty to learn how to foster student engagement. This is one of the toughest challenges for most teachers today.
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Life of an Educator by Justin Tarte: Increasing student engagement

Life of an Educator by Justin Tarte: Increasing student engagement | Student engagement | Scoop.it
If you've worked in education for more than 5 minutes, you've probably had a conversation about ways and strategies to increase student engagement. For the record, I applaud all efforts and all initiatives that assist our ...
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The Big Picture: Student-Centered & Competency-Based Learning

The Big Picture: Student-Centered & Competency-Based Learning | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Radical personalization is the core innovation of the Big Picture school model--it was flex before we knew what to call it. Their approach to internships remains a best practice. Twenty years afte...

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Mary Perfitt-Nelson's curator insight, July 6, 2013 11:52 AM

Radical personalization.......great concept.  This model is definitely worth looking into.  

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27 Ways To Increase Student Engagement In Learning

27 Ways To Increase Student Engagement In Learning | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Student engagement in learning is kind of important. No matter the best practices of your curriculum mapping, instructional strategies, use of data for learning, formative assessment, or expert use of project-based learning, mobile learning, and...

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These are great suggestions - evidence for why is linked here: http://summit.sfu.ca/item/12356#310

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Mary Perfitt-Nelson's curator insight, June 21, 2013 11:36 AM

some ideas to mull around

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some ideas to mull around

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Strategy aims to make US students more globally engaged - University World News

Strategy aims to make US students more globally engaged - University World News | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Strategy aims to make US students more globally engaged University World News The strategy, Succeeding Globally through International Education and Engagement, aims to prepare American students to succeed in a globalised world, and to improve the...
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The Global Education Conference Network - GlobalEdCon: Connecting Educators and Organizations Worldwide

The Global Education Conference Network - GlobalEdCon: Connecting Educators and Organizations Worldwide | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Join our online community for those interested in global education. Contribute by adding media, conversation, and collaborative projects. (Global Education Conference starts today!
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Study: Twitter Improves Student Learning in College Classrooms

Study: Twitter Improves Student Learning in College Classrooms | Student engagement | Scoop.it
The social network may benefit college students by engaging them in course material.
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East-side Vancouver school gets boys engaged with learning

East-side Vancouver school gets boys engaged with learning | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Last fall, Greg Barnes, the principal at Sir William Van Horne Elementary on Vancouver’s east side, heard from a teacher that some of the boys in her classes seemed depressed, didn’t think good things about themselves or feel that they were accomplishing very much.
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The Science of Peak Human Performance - TIME

The Science of Peak Human Performance - TIME | Student engagement | Scoop.it
The Science of Peak Human Performance
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... of ultimate human performance has a bad name–literally.
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Important - We need to provide engaging opportunities for students to experience that sense of 'flow' through an appropriate combination of skill level and challenge.

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Student engagement, the latest buzzword - Times Higher Education

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Higher education experiences fads, some of which wane unlamented. Of late, one of the most ubiquitous buzzwords is “student engagement”.
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Interesting article. See also http://summit.sfu.ca/item/12356#310 for high school example.

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The Benefits of Digital Storytelling for Teachers and Students - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

The Benefits of Digital Storytelling for Teachers and Students - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Student engagement | Scoop.it
How teachers could capitalize on student interest through digital storytelling as a way to help them connect with curriculum.
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NSSE 2013 measure student engagement and learning outcomes | Inside Higher Ed

NSSE 2013 measure student engagement and learning outcomes | Inside Higher Ed | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Only 40% of students identify advisor as primary source of academic info... http://t.co/sJ5qQdKOzz #highered #nsse
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The K-12 system can learn from the results of the NSSE survey: http://nsse.iub.edu/nsse-update/. ;

See also: http://summit.sfu.ca/item/12356#310 for discussion re K-12 student engagement.

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Twitter / Silvana_Hoxha: Great graphic on Levels of ...

Twitter / Silvana_Hoxha: Great graphic on Levels of ... | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Great graphic on Levels of Student Engagement according to @pschlechty via @DavidHochheiser #edfocus #edchat http://t.co/VJOUd0Z8Oe
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Useful graphic - connect with Csikszentmihalyi's concept of Flow: <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flow_(psychology)>;

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Student Engagement leads to Motivation – What I Learned From My ...

Student Engagement leads to Motivation – What I Learned From My ... | Student engagement | Scoop.it
It's the first day of school and kids are plowing through your door. Everyone has a smile on their face and are excited to meet their new teacher. When they come into your classroom, how will you greet them?
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Immersive PBL: Indiana Project Reaches Far Beyond the Classroom | Edutopia

Immersive PBL: Indiana Project Reaches Far Beyond the Classroom | Edutopia | Student engagement | Scoop.it
A school district in Indiana takes on the project of bringing clean drinking water to people in Haiti.

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The Big Picture: Student-Centered & Competency-Based Learning

The Big Picture: Student-Centered & Competency-Based Learning | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Radical personalization is the core innovation of the Big Picture school model--it was flex before we knew what to call it. Their approach to internships remains a best practice. Twenty years afte...

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Mary Perfitt-Nelson's curator insight, July 6, 2013 11:52 AM

Radical personalization.......great concept.  This model is definitely worth looking into.  

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Technology fosters learning - Tribune-Review

Technology fosters learning - Tribune-Review | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Technology fosters learning Tribune-Review “I really see that as we become more adept at the educational applications and uses, the opportunities to create incredible levels of engagement will expand into being able to really diversify instruction...
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Digital Literacy Dover: Video Questions in YouTube - increasing student engagement

Digital Literacy Dover: Video Questions in YouTube - increasing student engagement | Student engagement | Scoop.it
Just blogged - Video Questions in YouTube - increasing student engagement lots of potential for HS teachers http://t.co/hp9XSpXR #uwctech...
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“I think it's very important to evaluate any new curricular intervention ...

“I think it's very important to evaluate any new curricular intervention ... | Student engagement | Scoop.it
We talk a lot about student engagement here at Daily Edventures. For educators and students alike, it can be the secret ingredient in learning success. While many educators may wonder what creates the magic of student ...
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