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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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5 new realities in education from @willrich45 #ISTE2015

The vast majority of us now work in environments where the ability to learn is more critical than what we know and where the most valuable currency is infl
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14 do's and don'ts of successful tech integration | eSchool News | eSchool News

An elementary school computer specialist offers 14 tech integration tips for administrators and teachers.
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Arne Duncan: GOP's proposed education cuts 'makes no sense'

Arne Duncan: GOP's proposed education cuts 'makes no sense' | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The Education secretary lamented "programs they would cut or outright eliminate."
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Japan to help India improve maths, science education - The Times of India

Indian experts will soon be getting Japanese help to improve the quality of mathematics and science education in the country.
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Performance-Based Assessment: Making Math Relevant

Performance-Based Assessment: Making Math Relevant | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
In Hampton High's Disaster Mission Relief, math students role-play air traffic controllers and pilots to assess their skills in a performance-based simulation.
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Resources for Using iPads in Grades 3-5

Resources for Using iPads in Grades 3-5 | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Looking for advice on integrating iPads in grades 3-5? In this curated guide, we've compiled resources to help you find apps, learn about best practices, and explore ideas for engaging activities.
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21st century learning: How online videos enhance education at home and in the classroom

21st century learning: How online videos enhance education at home and in the classroom | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
YouTube has more than one billion users and hundreds of education channels. Many charismatic educators on these channels have many child — and adult — fans watching and learning. Is YouTub
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UPDATE 3-California lawmakers vote to limit vaccine exemptions for school children

California lawmakersvoted on Thursday to substantially limit vaccine exemptions forschool children in the most populous
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A Milestone Of Sorts: There Are Now Exactly 1,450 Categorized & Regularly Updated "Best" Lists!

A Milestone Of Sorts: There Are Now Exactly 1,450 Categorized & Regularly Updated "Best" Lists! | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
I just realized that, with the posting of another "Best" list yesterday, that the count has reached exactly 1,450 of them! You can see all of them here, and they're categorized, more or less. And m...
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Can Data Improve Education Without Compromising Privacy?

Can Data Improve Education Without Compromising Privacy? | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Do the benefits of student analytics outweigh concerns over individuals’ privacy?
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The Common Core and Digital Skills Development

The Common Core and Digital Skills Development | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The CCSS stresses the need to support digital skills development. Teachers can facilitate this by embracing multimedia, empowering writers, and being creative with technology tools.
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Let it go | SmartBlogs

What if educators listened to Frozen’s Queen Elsa a little more and “Let it Go”? Technology integration in the classrooms tends to stall when educators get
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Robotics programs gaining ground[1]- Chinadaily.com.cn

Robotics programs gaining ground[1]- Chinadaily.com.cn | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
As robots become part of daily lives, robotics education, as an important application in the engineering world, is taking off in the country.
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The Neuroscience Behind Stress and Learning

The Neuroscience Behind Stress and Learning | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Neuroimaging and EEG studies provide a scientific basis for the sometimes controversial belief that children become better learners when they actually enjoy learning.
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It's a mess: graduate schools are failing to prepare students for jobs

It's a mess: graduate schools are failing to prepare students for jobs | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Why does it take close to nine years for students to complete their PhDs? Are graduate schools preparing students for jobs that don't even exist?
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Professional Learning Opportunities and the Teachers They Create

Professional Learning Opportunities and the Teachers They Create | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Professional learning is most effective when educators have the option to personalize the experience and communicate meaningfully with other educators who share their focus.
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10 Summer Tips for Principals

10 Summer Tips for Principals | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Summer is a bonus for school administrators. We are given the gift of time to accomplish tasks that simply cannot be completed during the school year commotion. But with adrenaline flowing out of o...
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The Best Ways a Teacher Can Demonstrate Leadership in the Classroom?

The Best Ways a Teacher Can Demonstrate Leadership in the Classroom? | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
In such relationships, students feel close to their teacher and they trust and value him or her. From the perspective of teachers' behaviors, this implies that teachers show a good mix of agency and communion in the classroom."
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Can genes predict foreign language learning skills?

Can genes predict foreign language learning skills? | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
With language skills becoming ever more important, Anne Merritt looks at whether there is a genetic component to language learning ability
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Why Scandinavian schools are superior (and what we can learn) | eSchool News | eSchool News

Nordic schools (Finland included) captivate American educators. What makes them so strong?
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Grading the Common Core: No Teaching Experience Required

Grading the Common Core: No Teaching Experience Required | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Testing groups point to strict training and criteria for Common Core grading, but the use of temps for increasingly complex tests is being questioned.
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