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Universal Design for Learning - The ACCESS Project - Colorado State University

Universal Design for Learning - The ACCESS Project - Colorado State University | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
ACCESS Project website at Colorado State University (RT @SFecich: Universal Design for Learning - The ACCESS Project - http://t.co/6dDjzuHe #edtech #edchat #spedchat #k12 #ntchat #education #edu...)...
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Welcome, Educators!

Welcome, Educators! | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
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Welcome, Educators!

 

This site was created for you, to inform you, to assist you in your own professional development, and for you to see new ideas or applications that you might be able to use in your instruction! Yes, it's all about you. 

 

Thank you for giving a lasting gift of learning to each of your students.

 

As Christa McAuliffe said, "I touch the future, I teach."

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30 Techniques to Quiet a Noisy Class

30 Techniques to Quiet a Noisy Class | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Whether you use musical instruments, game pieces, call-and-response, or electronic devices, there are many successful ways of getting students to focus front and stop talking.
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Video in teacher observation: Are we ready?

This post is sponsored by Insight Education Group. Students need great teachers. But given the heightened expectations and challenges presented by new s
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Report: Teachers Better at Using Tech than Digital Native Students -- THE Journal

Report: Teachers Better at Using Tech than Digital Native Students -- THE Journal | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
It's time to give up the notion that "digital natives" are more tech savvy than their teachers. According to a recent study of middle school science students and teachers, the teachers tended to have greater technology use.
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8 Tips To Adopt an eLearning Mindset - eLearning Industry

8 Tips To Adopt an eLearning Mindset - eLearning Industry | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
How To Adopt an eLearning Mindset. Check 8 Tips To Adopt an eLearning Mindset to design memorable and meaningful eLearning courses for your learners.
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The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration

The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration
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Schools Take a Creative Approach to Mobile Security

Schools Take a Creative Approach to Mobile Security | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Some districts run mobile devices over segmented virtual LANs, while others opt for the most cost-effective tools.
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National Day on Writing – October 20th

National Day on Writing – October 20th | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Celebrate NCTE's Sixth Annual National Day on Writing -- Monday, October 20, 2014 What do people need to know about your community? And how can you communicate about it? It’s time to #WriteMyCommunity NCTE, the National Writing Project, and The New York Times Learning Network invite you to celebrate writing in all its forms: through photos, film, and graphics; with pens, pencils, and computers; in graphs, etchings, and murals; on sidewalks, screens, and paper.  This year we encourage you to focus your writing on your community in any way you see fit. Join the Tweetup Post your writing during the National Day on Writing Tweet-Up on October 20 with the hashtag #WriteMyCommunity. Why Writing? People in every walk of life, in every kind of work, and at every age write more than ever before for personal, professional, and civic purposes.  (See Writing in the 21st … More
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Learning disability or learns differently?

Learning disability or learns differently? | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
For those who are comforted by labels and the certainty they provide, it is difficult to embrace the idea that we can unlock the potential of many of our s
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As Deasy’s fate in L.A. remains uncertain, other districts continue to move ahead in tech purchases - The Hechinger Report

As Deasy’s fate in L.A. remains uncertain, other districts continue to move ahead in tech purchases - The Hechinger Report | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
With the tenure of L.A. Unified School District’s school superintendent John Deasy in doubt, school officials across the U.S. say they have already learned one major lesson from the city’s botched iPad rollout: Classroom technology is here to stay, but it is important to choose wisely. “There are recipes for success out there, and there …
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Creativity on the Run: 18 Apps that Support the Creative Process

Creativity on the Run: 18 Apps that Support the Creative Process | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Teacher and Apple Distinguished Educator Diane Darrow suggests a number of helpful ways that iPad apps can enhance traditional creative strategies.
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7 Hands-On Projects That Use 3D Printers -- THE Journal

7 Hands-On Projects That Use 3D Printers -- THE Journal | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Our expert takes you beyond the wow factor to explore how 3D printing can help teach a range of subjects.
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In the Final ‘Gainful Employment’ Rule, a Key Measure Vanishes

In the Final ‘Gainful Employment’ Rule, a Key Measure Vanishes | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The Education Department’s long-awaited rule was expected to hold programs accountable for student-loan borrowers’ default rates. But that metric, opposed by community colleges, has been dropped.
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Three lessons from the science of how to teach writing - Education By The Numbers

Three lessons from the science of how to teach writing - Education By The Numbers | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
evidence-based writing instruction methods
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School Using Curriculum - YouTube

Watkins Elementary in Wylie, TX had been using the curriculum for only two short months when they received a surprise visit from Travis & Presley. After the ...
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Keeping remote employees enthused, energized and engaged | @SmartBrief

A 49-year-old father of two hits his alarm clock at 6:30 a.m., starts a pot of coffee and prepares for his daily commute. For the past three years, Bill Le
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Digital Citizenship: Developing a Culture of Trust and Transparency

Digital Citizenship: Developing a Culture of Trust and Transparency | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Turning a forbidding acceptable use policy into a friendlier digital empowerment guideline can shift your school culture into a more tech-friendly place.
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Two sides to take-home tech in area schools

Two sides to take-home tech in area schools | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
With technology becoming an increasing point of emphasis in education, the number of school districts offering 1-to-1 initiatives (that is,
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Using Games to Promote Evidence-Based Learning -- THE Journal

Using Games to Promote Evidence-Based Learning -- THE Journal | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Here's how one librarian uses a game-show style platform to encourage her students not just to answer questions about what they have read, but also to discuss why their answer is correct.
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Report: Students Lack Wireless Access to Digital Learning Resources at School -- THE Journal

Report: Students Lack Wireless Access to Digital Learning Resources at School -- THE Journal | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Students have better wireless access to the Internet at home than at school, according to a new report.
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Disney World Used to Be a Mass Experience. Now Your Special Snowflake of a Kid Is the Star.

Disney World Used to Be a Mass Experience. Now Your Special Snowflake of a Kid Is the Star. | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Once upon a time (last week), in a magical kingdom far far away (Florida), I took my overheated, sugar-high children to an enchanted place where they got to step into beloved stories and watch their favorite brands come to life. First opened in 1971, Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom is...
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Watson Could Power ‘Tech that Teaches Teachers’

Watson Could Power ‘Tech that Teaches Teachers’ | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
IBM recently shared its vision of a future that includes cloud-powered 'intelligent tutors' that could help teachers implement Common Core standards.
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Creating a culture of collaboration, not competition

Creating a culture of collaboration, not competition | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
As I read education blogs, news editorials and Twitter, I sometimes am struck by the “us vs. them” mentality I see between veteran and newer teachers. The
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Learning with Robots: Content Mastery and Social Skills

Learning with Robots: Content Mastery and Social Skills | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
When introducing younger students to robots, the high-engagement nature of these tools can add a social-emotional layer to the more obvious learning goals.
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