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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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PSA released to try and fight truancy

PSA released to try and fight truancy | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Currently, there are 2,500 students considered truant in Shelby County Schools
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Why We Hide Some of Our Best Work

Why We Hide Some of Our Best Work | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Too much transparency can backfire.
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Worth your time!

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Saving money with refurbished technology

District CIOs looking to save money on computers are increasingly turning to refurbished technology. Buying preowned equipment puts more devices in the hands of students and keeps old machines out of
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Best Practices for Making Homework Manageable | Parent Toolkit Blog

Best Practices for Making Homework Manageable | Parent Toolkit Blog | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
At some time almost all students turn to a parent for help with homework. If your child has often struggled with school, the task of homework brings stress into the entire family. Although there is not one simple action you can take to make homework effortless, it’s helpful to prepare yourself with a well-stocked kit of options. Here are some ways you can help your child master the homework process.
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Design Challenge Launched to Reimagine School Report Cards

Design Challenge Launched to Reimagine School Report Cards | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
September 18, 2014 - Foundation for Excellence in Education launches design challenge to re-imagine school report cards.
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edWeb.net - Registration

edWeb.net - Registration | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it

PreK-3 Digital Learning is a free professional learning community (PLC) that hosts webinars and wide-ranging discussions on digital learning in the PreK-3 grades. This community will help you stay connected, share ideas, and get support from colleagues.

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Free Webinars for PreK-3 educators!  Thank you, edWeb!  Next one is Sept. 23 at 4 pm ET

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Nurturing the Innovator's Mindset in Your Classroom

Nurturing the Innovator's Mindset in Your Classroom | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Teach the mindset of innovation through example, iteration, failure, and reflection, and cultivate your students' curiosity and determination to try something different.

 

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

 


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Teach the mindset of innovation through example, iteration, failure, and reflection, and cultivate your students' curiosity and determination to try something different.


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


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Free Online Jigsaw Puzzles

Free Online Jigsaw Puzzles | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Free online jigsaw puzzles. Hundreds of new jigsaw puzzles every day created by users from all around the world.

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Educating Parents About Education

Educating Parents About Education | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Many parents today have an educational perspective based on 20th century pedagogy and methodology. Teachers need to educate them about where education is now.
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'A' Is For Apps: Teachers Share Top Digital Tools Of The Trade

'A' Is For Apps: Teachers Share Top Digital Tools Of The Trade | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
From helping students be on their best behavior to taking history lessons to the Twitterverse, teachers are using a range of apps — many of them free — to harness mobile technology in the classroom.
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Marc My Words: Back to School—Technology Is Changing Learning, but Is It Changing Schooling? by Marc Rosenberg : Learning Solutions Magazine

Marc My Words: Back to School—Technology Is Changing Learning, but Is It Changing Schooling? by Marc  Rosenberg : Learning Solutions Magazine | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
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With Tech Taking Over in Schools, Worries Rise

With Tech Taking Over in Schools, Worries Rise | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Parent groups and privacy advocates are challenging the practices of an industry built on data collection, and California has passed wide-ranging legislation protecting students’ personal information.
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EmTech: Google’s Astro Teller Says Its “Loon" Balloons Will Ring the Globe in 2015 | MIT Technology Review

EmTech: Google’s Astro Teller Says Its “Loon" Balloons Will Ring the Globe in 2015 | MIT Technology Review | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Google X research lab boss Astro Teller says experimental wireless balloons will test delivering Internet access throughout the Southern Hemisphere by next year.
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Historic Summit Fueled Push for K-12 Standards

Historic Summit Fueled Push for K-12 Standards | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Aftershocks continue from the 1989 meeting in Charlottesville, Va., where the White House and the nation's governors took an aggressive turn toward standards-based accountability in public education.
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From the beginning, a nonpartisan effort...look at the participants...

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The Top 5 Blended And Flipped Classroom Tools | Edudemic

The Top 5 Blended And Flipped Classroom Tools | Edudemic | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Blended and Flipped Classrooms can give students more control over their learning path. Added to that, the teachers get more insight into the learning of the class and can intervene as required. Technology plays an important role in blending the classrooms. User-friendly technology ensures that the student has more control over the time, place and pace …
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Rhode Island Schools Embark on a Blended Learning Odyssey

Rhode Island Schools Embark on a Blended Learning Odyssey | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
A dramatic blended learning transformation is underway at Rhode Island’s K–12 schools.
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Marzano's 9 Instructional Strategies In Infographic Form

Marzano's 9 Instructional Strategies In Infographic Form | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Marzano's 9 Instructional Strategies In Infographic Form
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Adobe Youth Voices: Create Change | Adobe Education Exchange

Adobe Youth Voices: Create Change | Adobe Education Exchange | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
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Great Opportunity!

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Finding Diversity in a Rural Classroom

Finding Diversity in a Rural Classroom | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Reading Todd Finley’s recent article, Helping Diverse Learners Succeed, I was struck by the power of the argument concerning characteristics of the cultura
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Using E-Portfolios in the Classroom

Using E-Portfolios in the Classroom | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Edutopia blogger Mary Beth Hertz walks you through a helpful checklist to determine which e-portfolio would best suit your needs.

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25 Signs You Might Be A 21st Century Teacher

25 Signs You Might Be A 21st Century Teacher | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
25 Signs You Might Be A 21st Century Teacher
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Students compete as nation’s future cyber-defenders

Students compete as nation’s future cyber-defenders | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
CyberPatriot might sound like a summer blockbuster about a Rambo-style robot who battles heavily-armed evildoers attacking the homeland.

And while CyberPatriot is all about protecting U.S. interest
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UNC Charlotte Urban Institute study: Teacher turnover not all tied to pay

UNC Charlotte Urban Institute study: Teacher turnover not all tied to pay | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
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Developing the Whole Leader

Developing the Whole Leader | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
How much focus does a district place on the development of and value for integrity, perseverance, courage, reflection, kindness and empathy?
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Islamic State group issues new curriculum in Iraq

Islamic State group issues new curriculum in Iraq | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
BAGHDAD (AP) — The extremist-held Iraqi city of Mosul is set to usher in a new school year. But unlike years past, there will be no art or music.
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