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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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NHC Education - YouTube

NHC Education - YouTube | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
America in Class webinars focus on teaching with primary sources — historical documents, literary texts, visual images, and audio material. Emphasizing criti...
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Obama promotes 'My Brother's Keeper' program

Obama promotes 'My Brother's Keeper' program | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Obama inaugurated the My Brother's Keeper Alliance, a private group to pursue Obama's program for young men of color. Led by Joe Echevarria, the former CEO of Deloitte, members from philanthropic, community,
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In U.S. Schools, Undocumented Youths Strive to Adjust

In U.S. Schools, Undocumented Youths Strive to Adjust | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
While some schools have struggled to meet the needs of an influx of immigrant students, others are offering supports to help them get a linguistic, cultural, and academic foothold.
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This is how librarians can lead the digital transformation | eSchool News | eSchool News

This is how librarians can lead the digital transformation | eSchool News | eSchool News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Despite being pressed for time and resources, librarians can serve as change agents in their schools' digital transformation
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Teacher Leadership

A new CAP report highlights six districts that are using teacher leadership and labor-management collaboration to successfully implement the Common Core State Standards.
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With $100 Million From Silicon Valley Elite, AltSchool Takes New Approach To Classroom Learning

With $100 Million From Silicon Valley Elite, AltSchool Takes New Approach To Classroom Learning | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Silicon Valley’s top minds have figured out driverless cars and how to charge a whole house with a simple battery pack. But in tackling the U.S. education system, the tech community may face a steeper challenge: sagging proficiency scores, teacher attrition and struggling schools. One startup backed by some of the [...]
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Report: Majority of Teachers Purchase School Supplies for Students -- THE Journal

This year 91 percent of teachers used some of their own money to pay for school supplies, and 38 percent used only their own money, according to a new report from The NPD Group.
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How to Bring Augmented Reality to Your School's Art Show (EdSurge News)

How to Bring Augmented Reality to Your School's Art Show (EdSurge News) | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Our school’s annual art show comes with a twist. This year, at the third annual Spring Interactive Art Show, each student selected two pieces from their art portfolio to display—complete with QR codes and augmented reality!During the school year, as students completed art pieces in their classes, th
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4 key digital learning developments | eSchool News | eSchool News

4 key digital learning developments | eSchool News | eSchool News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The 2014 Speak Up survey reveals four areas that are changing as a result of digital tools and resources.
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The 3 trust questions to ask every ed tech vendor | eSchool News | eSchool News

The 3 trust questions to ask every ed tech vendor | eSchool News | eSchool News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Technology News & Innovation in K-12 Education
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Skip A Grade? Start Kindergarten Early? It's Not So Easy

Skip A Grade? Start Kindergarten Early? It's Not So Easy | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
New research calls for a fresh look at policies on jumping gifted students ahead.
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Educational Leadership:Communications Skills for Leaders:Communication That Powers Leadership

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IDEA Applies To 'Twice Exceptional' Students Too

IDEA Applies To 'Twice Exceptional' Students Too | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Students with disabilities are entitled to special education services, even if they are cognitively gifted, federal officials say.
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Despite Challenges, Most K-12 Teachers Would Recommend the Profession -- THE Journal

Standardized testing and policies originating from those outside the profession were cited by teachers as their greatest professional frustrations.
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13th Grade Offers Some Teens an Easier Transition to College - US News

13th Grade Offers Some Teens an Easier Transition to College - US News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Teens can start college in a supportive environment when they stay for a fifth year of high school.
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Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act: Time to Move Beyond Test-Focused Policies

Reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act: Time to Move Beyond Test-Focused Policies | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
In this Policy Memo, Kevin Welner and William Mathis discuss the broad research consensus that standardized tests are ineffective and even counterproductive when used to drive educational reform. Yet
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Tips for Using iPads in the Classroom | Edudemic

Tips for Using iPads in the Classroom | Edudemic | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
We want to address concerns about tablet use in the classroom & offer tips that may serve useful if iPads do come to play a larger role in your classroom.
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Leading inside the Vox

Leading inside the Vox | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
SmartBlog on Education is shining a light on education technology innovations during May, exploring the latest products and tools and the hottest trends in
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A glimpse of future in classrooms today

A glimpse of future in classrooms today | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
WESTVILLE — At Westville High School, students are using digital cameras, iMacs and video-editing software to produce their biweekly news broadcast, "Tiger Tales."Westville Junior High eighth-graders are powering on their laptops to solve real-world problems, such as which cellphone provider offers the best deal to its customers.
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Report: Utah is 'one of the best examples' of quality digital learning

Report: Utah is 'one of the best examples' of quality digital learning | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Utah is leading the nation in the way it uses technology to enhance learning among students, according to a report released Tuesday by the Foundation for Excellence in Education.
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Obama Pushes Reading Through Electronic Books - US News

Obama Pushes Reading Through Electronic Books - US News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — Linking reading to technology, the White House marshaled major book publishers to provide more than $250 million in free e-books to low-income students and is seeking commitments from local governments and schools across the country to ensure that every student has a library card.
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Classroom Management: Special Needs Students | Scholastic.com

Managing a special education classroom means consistency and routines from the start.
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Segregation of the nation’s children starts with preschool, new report finds

Segregation of the nation’s children starts with preschool, new report finds | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Children in publicly funded state pre-K classrooms are largely segregated by race and family income level.
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How Embedded Technology Is Inspiring Student-Centered Learning -- THE Journal

How Embedded Technology Is Inspiring Student-Centered Learning -- THE Journal | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Kirsten Wright, an educational technology teacher at Desert Sands Unified School District (CA), talks about how making the move to 1-to-1 has transformed not only teaching and learning, but the physical design of her districts' classrooms.
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Education tech funding

Education tech funding | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Technology has captured the American education system. As it does, the money keeps flowing in -- and so do questions about its impact.
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