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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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It's a Virtual World: Kids' Screen Time Limits May Be Too Strict | dailyRx

It's a Virtual World: Kids' Screen Time Limits May Be Too Strict | dailyRx | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Tablets, smartphones, computers, TVs — sometimes it feels like a screen-crazy world. As children use more screens in...
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3 benefits of next generation student assessment

3 benefits of next generation student assessment | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
“Next generation student assessment.” I’ve defined it elsewhere as the integration of new technology and better assessment techniques that allow teachers t
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Diversity in the Classroom: How to Solve the Black Male Teacher Shortage

Diversity in the Classroom: How to Solve the Black Male Teacher Shortage | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
America's K-12 students have never been more diverse, with students of color now outnumbering white students. But that diversity ends at the front of the cla...
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7 Tips To Create Effective eLearning Games - eLearning Industry

7 Tips To Create Effective eLearning Games - eLearning Industry | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
How to Create Effective eLearning Games. Check 7 Tips To Create Effective eLearning Games.
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Robotics keeps roaring before state event in St. Cloud

Robotics keeps roaring before state event in St. Cloud | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
St. Cloud-area teams, Sauk Rapids-Rice instructor earn awards at Osseo regional
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A New Kind of Social Anxiety in the Classroom

A New Kind of Social Anxiety in the Classroom | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Kids who constantly use phones and computers tend to be more nervous in face-to-face conversations. What can teachers do to help?
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Changing teaching practices is a crucial component of a successful digital conversion

Scott Drossos, Senior Vice President, McGraw-Hill Education Digital Partnerships

An increasing number of educators are understanding that to implement a successful digital conversion, rather than f
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Longer school days, school years: Somewhat helpful to boosting student learning, but amped-up teaching does more, study finds

Longer school days, school years: Somewhat helpful to boosting student learning, but amped-up teaching does more, study finds | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Portland's Madison High and Woodburn's Washington Elementary are featured in a national report that downplays the value of adding time to the school day or school year, given the expense of that strategy and the importance of quality vs. quantity in teaching time
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Sneak Peek at President Obama's Fiscal 2016 Budget Request

The forthcoming budget proposal will include $2.7 billion in increased federal K-12 spending, including $1 billion for Title I grants that fund districts with large numbers of low-income students.
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Finnish Schools Are on the Move—and America's Need to Catch Up

A new initiative in Finland reveals that physical activity should be an everyday classroom routine.
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Lessons on Small Particles Yield Big Gains, Say Proponents

Lessons on Small Particles Yield Big Gains, Say Proponents | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Teaching nanoscience could help integrate STEM studies and point students to new careers.
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How using technology can keep parents in the loop | eSchool News | eSchool News

How using technology can keep parents in the loop | eSchool News | eSchool News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Six years ago most of Maine Township High School District 207’s parent communication efforts were one-way in nature. According to Hank Thiele, assistant
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9 Quick Tips for Taking Ownership of Your PD

9 Quick Tips for Taking Ownership of Your PD | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Engineer PD activities on your own terms, whether it's inside your own school building, among far-flung teacher friends, or out in the teacher-friendly Twitterverse.
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4 Best Practices in Implementing GBL

4 Best Practices in Implementing GBL | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
For successful gamification, build the excitement, use the data you collect, make the game fun for all students, and never underestimate the value of play.
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Idaho Schools Face Potential Tech Crisis Over Broadband Issue

Idaho Schools Face Potential Tech Crisis Over Broadband Issue | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
State officials are scrambling to make sure their broadband network provides service to school districts, following a legal battle that has left the network's future in limbo.
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The truth about people and change -- and what to do about it

The truth about people and change -- and what to do about it | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
As human beings, change is hard for every one of us. Neuroscience teaches us that our brains associate change with mistakes, threats, and fear.
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Google rolling out Classroom mobile app for students, teachers | ZDNet

Google rolling out Classroom mobile app for students, teachers | ZDNet | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
"Of course, if the dog has actually eaten it, Classroom can't help you," admitted one Google software engineer.
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Three Accessibility Issues Set to Impact Ed-Tech in 2015 and Beyond | McGraw-Hill Education

Three Accessibility Issues Set to Impact Ed-Tech in 2015 and Beyond | McGraw-Hill Education | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
A look at three of this year's major technology accessibility issues and trends: transparency, Section 508 revision, and user-centered design. 
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http://go.turnitin.com/l/45292/2014-06-13/37nc

Webcast from TurnItin.com: "Understanding Plagiarism with help from Dr. Seuss"

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If you teach writing, check out this Webcast. :)

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Top 5 Benefits Of Using eLearning Tools For Staff Training - eLearning Industry

Top 5 Benefits Of Using eLearning Tools For Staff Training - eLearning Industry | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Why are eLearning tools important for staff training? Check the Top 5 Benefits Of Using eLearning Tools For Staff Training!
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Professional Development Training suggestions. 

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Federal incentive program for teachers 'not working,' study finds

Federal incentive program for teachers 'not working,' study finds | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
A report from Third Way found the TEACH program is not attracting high performers.
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3D Printers Add a New Dimension to Classrooms

Schools use 3D printers to foster creativity, build enthusiasm and teach real-world skills.
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Pupils to try Chinese-style teaching

Pupils to try Chinese-style teaching | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
A group of British teenagers will be taught by Chinese teachers in a unique experiment for a BBC documentary to test whether Shanghai’s education system is as good as it is cracked up to be.
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6 Tips For Closed Captioning eLearning Courses - eLearning Industry

6 Tips For Closed Captioning eLearning Courses - eLearning Industry | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
6 Tips For Closed Captioning eLearning Courses. Closed Captioning eLearning Courses Tips. Closed captioning eLearning courses benefits the hearing impaired.
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What Will the Learning Device of the Future Look Like? -- THE Journal

What Will the Learning Device of the Future Look Like? -- THE Journal | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
We asked a young innovator, a futurist and the CEO of the One-to-One Institute to imagine what students will be using for learning one day. Here are their predictions, from the fantastical to the practical.
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