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DisaPainted.com - Release your Creativity!

DisaPainted.com - Release your Creativity! | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it

DisaPainted.com is Web 2.0 based website for creating, sharing, watching hand-drawn frame-by-frame animations using modern HTML5 techniques. Elementary grade-level students might enjoy using this site.


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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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3 Ways to Teach Cell Phone Etiquette to High Schoolers - US News

3 Ways to Teach Cell Phone Etiquette to High Schoolers - US News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Ensure teens use their cellphones responsibly in class and stay off Instagram.
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Why the Demise of Field Trips Is Bad News

Why the Demise of Field Trips Is Bad News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Children who attend a live theater show—and don't just read the play in class—do better in school.
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More states make computer science count

More states make computer science count | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
In 2020, there will be 1.4 million computing jobs available in the United States and only 400,000 computer science students in the education pipeline.

But the number of students may slowly be incre
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Don’t put that smart phone away; Tecumseh teacher turns tech and wins award

Don’t put that smart phone away; Tecumseh teacher turns tech and wins award | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
It’s BYOD as students head to Andre Quaglia’s class at Tecumseh Vista Academy. Bring Your Own Device. Grade 9 students place their smart...
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20 tips for putting Google's 20 percent time in your classroom | eSchool News | eSchool News

20 tips for putting Google's 20 percent time in your classroom | eSchool News | eSchool News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Google's 20 percent time's gaining ground with educators who are working on innovative inquiry-based projects that resonate on a personal level.
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Early investment in children's education pays off later, group says - Colorado Springs Gazette

Early investment in children's education pays off later, group says - Colorado Springs Gazette | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Pony up the money to educate disadvantaged kids from birth until they start kindergarten, or spend more taxpayer dollars later on special education, incarceration or welfare.
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What's Next for E-Textbooks? -- Campus Technology

What's Next for E-Textbooks? -- Campus Technology | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Technology is moving the digital textbook from print look-alike to next-generation learning platform.
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Igniting Student Writer Voice With Writing Process Strategies

Igniting Student Writer Voice With Writing Process Strategies | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Different strategies can motivate different kinds of writers. Try free writing or journaling for the prewrite, and the RAFT model or window activity for the draft.
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The 4 Stages Of Edtech Disruption

The 4 Stages Of Edtech Disruption | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
TEST The 4 Stages Of Edtech Disruption
by Terry Heick
Technology can be used in the learning process in a variety of ways.
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Accelerating teacher growth: How one district is doing it with video | SmartBlogs

Accelerating teacher growth: How one district is doing it with video | SmartBlogs | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it

This blog talks about how one district is using video for professional development.

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How Black Students Tend to Learn Science

How Black Students Tend to Learn Science | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Transforming a lecture into a more active experience is one possible way of fixing STEM's diversity dilemma.
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4 Ways Technology Can Make Your Music Lessons Sing -- THE Journal

4 Ways Technology Can Make Your Music Lessons Sing -- THE Journal | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
New tech tools that give students control over their music also inspire them to create and innovate.
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WATERLOO: 7,000 miles apart: Waterloo students get cultural lesson from Norwegian students | Education | News Democrat

WATERLOO: 7,000 miles apart: Waterloo students get cultural lesson from Norwegian students | Education | News Democrat | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
WATERLOO Thirteen-year-old Colleen Lance asked Alexandra Tenneboe what her favorite holiday was and what food she liked to eat on that holiday.
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2014 Nerdy Teacher Holiday Shopping Guide

2014 Nerdy Teacher Holiday Shopping Guide | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Nerds need gifts, too! How about a pen made of magnets, a Bluetooth cassette adapter, or a crust cutter that reduces your sandwich to Tetris pieces?
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Responding to educator concerns, Haslam proposes teacher evaluation changes

Responding to educator concerns, Haslam proposes teacher evaluation changes | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The proposal to reduce the weight of student test scores in teacher evaluations is one of four initiatives that Gov. Bill Haslam announced today that aim to support teachers throughout the state.
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Counting the cost of national maths failure

Counting the cost of national maths failure | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
WHAT’S five times four? Geophysicist Peter Ridd was gobsmacked to see a first-year university student pull out a calculator to work out the no-brainer equation.
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Walt Whitman's Challenge to Teachers

Walt Whitman's Challenge to Teachers | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The best advice about teaching practices doesn't have to be new—and often, it isn't, educator Eric Sundberg says.
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21st Century teaching advice from a wise social studies teacher. :)

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Data-Driven Teaching Opens New Pathways for Learning

Data mining in today’s classrooms is helping teachers provide individualized instruction for all types of learners.
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7 free flipped classroom creation apps you might not know | eSchool News | eSchool News

7 free flipped classroom creation apps you might not know | eSchool News | eSchool News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
An educator-curated selection of apps for podcasting, blogging, slideshows, video, and more, all perfect for the flipped classroom.
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Timesaving Technology Tools - Huffington Post

Timesaving Technology Tools - Huffington Post | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
With so many gadgets, applications, software and devices available to us today, it's hard to know which ones are truly timesavers, and which ones are a waste of time (technology toys versus tools)....
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On-the-Spot Support: Using the Scaffolding Technique in Your Teaching Approach

On-the-Spot Support: Using the Scaffolding Technique in Your Teaching Approach | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
When you think about scaffolds, you probably visualize the structures used during construction to support workers and materials.
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Personalized Learning: Is It? -- THE Journal

“Personalized learning” is rapidly gaining popularity in the United States. In our blog we cast a critical eye on this specific use of technology in education. Cutting to the chase — and answering the question in the blog’s title — no.
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Teachers Go Door-Knocking In Nashville

Teachers Go Door-Knocking In Nashville | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
In Nashville, Tenn., several public schools are struggling to compete with nearby charters. To recruit more students, teachers are tearing a page from the charter playbook: going door to door.
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6 Ways to Engage Every Learner Using UDL -- THE Journal

6 Ways to Engage Every Learner Using UDL -- THE Journal | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Universal Design for Learning can make your lessons more accessible and your lesson-planning more fun.
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Teachers may face more on-the-job training

Teachers may face more on-the-job training | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
State education leaders Wednesday held the first in a series of forums to find ways to give new teachers more real-world training before they are put in charge
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