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Library Of Congress Unveils Massive Common Core Resource Center - Edudemic

Library Of Congress Unveils Massive Common Core Resource Center - Edudemic | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it

The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) is here and teachers are trying to figure out how to best integrate it into their tried-and-true lessons. They’re struggling to integrate technology to best augment CCSS. They are in desperate need of classroom materials that they can trust.


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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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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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Gust MEES's curator insight, September 18, 9:12 AM
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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About 5 Million Google Account Credentials Dumped Online | Change YOUR Passwords!

About 5 Million Google Account Credentials Dumped Online | Change YOUR Passwords! | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
A database containing usernames and passwords for almost five million Google accounts emerged on a Russian forum late on September 9. The user dumpin...

 

The user dumping the information on Bitcoin Security board uses the online alias “tvskit” and says that although not all the entries are valid, more than 60% of them should be working; all passwords are provided in plain text.

It is unclear how the information was collected, but the most plausible theory is that the attacker(s) gathered the details through phishing and different forms of data exfiltration, such as the use of infostealing malware.



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Gust MEES's curator insight, September 15, 9:21 AM

CHANGE YOUR PASSWORDS!!!


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EDpuzzle - prepare a video for your lessons

EDpuzzle - prepare a video for your lessons | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Make any video your lesson. Edit a video by cropping it, adding your voice or embedding questions. Then, track your students with powerful hassle-free analytics.

 


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tom jackson's curator insight, August 27, 5:45 AM

Yes, Barb's insights are right on target.  I have been using EdPuzzle and find it easy to use and providing a complete package for teachers who want to ascertain which students viewed the video, answered the embedded questions, which questions were answered correctly or what did they understand from the video!   Highly recommend.

tom jackson's curator insight, August 27, 5:45 AM

Yes, Barb's insights are right on target.  I have been using EdPuzzle and find it easy to use and providing a complete package for teachers who want to ascertain which students viewed the video, answered the embedded questions, which questions were answered correctly or what did they understand from the video!   Highly recommend.

Miguel Paul Trijaud Calderón's curator insight, September 1, 3:04 AM

Edpuzzle -> Add voice or embed questions to ease your students understanding. 

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Academic Sponge Activities

Academic Sponge Activities | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
A "sponge activity" is a lesson soaking up precious time that would otherwise be lost. Hint: it should be fun as well as educational.
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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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YoouKids | Sync educational YouTube videos to children's tablets, PCs and TV

YoouKids | Sync educational YouTube videos to children's tablets, PCs and TV | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it

From the playroom to the classroom or homework desk, YoouKids brings the benefits of YouTube's selection of educational videos safely into the hands of tots and K12 youngsters, and helps grown ups refresh and sync them remotely to kids’ mobile devices, tablets, iPods, TVs


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, July 12, 12:51 AM

This looks like a useful tool if you have or are working with younger learners. You can create a playlist for them to access through their iPad.

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"Come and Play, Everything's A-OK" in the Responsive Classroom

"Come and Play, Everything's A-OK" in the Responsive Classroom | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The Responsive Classroom approach is founded on the idea that social-emotional growth and academic improvement are equally important and that learning occurs through social interaction.
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Use Video Messaging Apps To Enhance Your eLearning Experience - eLearning Industry

Use Video Messaging Apps To Enhance Your eLearning Experience - eLearning Industry | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Complement your curriculum with video messaging apps such as Vidopop for a richer online education experience. Enhance Your eLearning Experience
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