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Educational Handouts and Tips | Popular Education Hashtags | November Learning

Educational Handouts and Tips | Popular Education Hashtags | November Learning | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
RSS, podcasts, screencasts and more. Our team has designed educational handouts that can make any user comfortable with the latest technology tools.

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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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Should Body Cameras Be Used at Schools?

Should Body Cameras Be Used at Schools? | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
An Iowa school district plans to have its principals wear cameras to record their interaction with students.
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Tech Tip: Using mobile devices to empower introverted students | SmartBlogs

Tech Tip: Using mobile devices to empower introverted students | SmartBlogs | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Introverts are students who are bright and capable of communicating, but class discussions feel unnatural or uncomfortable for them. Sharing via technology
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Digital literacy yields test gains, better behavior

Test scores have improved and online bullying incidents have been virtually eliminated at a California school that added weekly digital literacy instruction to its curriculum five years ago.

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What Google's virtual field trips look like in the classroom | eSchool News | eSchool News

Google Expeditions are field trips with a virtual reality twist. Last spring, Hector Camacho guided his high school economics class on comprehensive tours of the New York Stock Exchange, Federal Reserve banks, and the Treasury Building. Students swept their eyes up countless Neoclassical columns before heading inside for a detailed look -- all without leaving the library of their Mountain View, California school.
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The tyranny of the "right" answer

SmartBlog on Education will shine a light on back-to-school teaching and learning trends during July. In this blog post, Jim Dillon, director of the Center
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New Teachers: A Primer on Assessment

New Teachers: A Primer on Assessment | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
n this guide for new teachers, learn about different types of assessment and how they can be used to provide feedback to learners and inform instruction.
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Senate strikes down opt-out measure

Senate strikes down opt-out measure | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Lawmakers in the U.S. Senate struck down an amendment to a bill to rewrite No Child Left Behind that would have allowed parents to opt out of standardized tests without potential consequences. The move differs from a version of the legislation in the House that would not factor opt-outs into participation rates.
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Brain study: Noticing symmetry in numbers helps kids grasp difficult math concept

Brain study: Noticing symmetry in numbers helps kids grasp difficult math concept | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Tapping the brain's natural ability to perceive symmetry in the physical world can help children make sense of negative numbers.
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Top 10 Free Stock Photo Sites for e-Learning Developers

Top 10 Free Stock Photo Sites for e-Learning Developers | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Want to know the best stock photo sites to find free images for your e-Learning content? Check out this Top-10 list of the best public domain resources!
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6 Reasons Why Puppets Will Change Your Classroom Forever

6 Reasons Why Puppets Will Change Your Classroom Forever | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Puppet-based learning teaches students design thinking, growth mindset, writing, how to work in sharable media, and how to approach learning without fear. Plus, it's fun!
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Turnitin faces new questions about efficacy of plagiarism detection software | InsideHigherEd

Turnitin faces new questions about efficacy of plagiarism detection software | InsideHigherEd | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
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Teacher: I’ve loved my ‘very difficult’ job. But now Ohio has made it ‘impossible.’

Teacher: I’ve loved my ‘very difficult’ job. But now Ohio has made it ‘impossible.’ | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
"I have loved doing a job that has been very difficult. I am not, however, willing to do a job that has become impossible."
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Wearable technology in the classroom: what's available and what does it do?

Wearable technology in the classroom: what's available and what does it do? | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
There’s little stopping teachers experimenting with ‘wearables’ such as virtual reality headsets in lessons. Journalist David Nield explores what’s out there
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Intelligence Isn't Divided Into Subjects, You Either Excel In Everything Or Nothing

A study on 12,500 identical and fraternal twins has revealed that all aspects of our intelligence are related to the same set of genes.
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Schools boost broadband to meet demand

There’s good news for district leaders in the ongoing battle to meet the ever-increasing demand for bandwidth.

One-gigabit networks are coming to more areas, the cost of service per megabit is decr
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The new frontier for Advanced Placement: Online AP lessons, for free

The new frontier for Advanced Placement: Online AP lessons, for free | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
First came MOOCs, or massive open online courses. Now there are MOOLs -- massive open online lessons -- to help high schools teach some of the toughest AP topics.
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$28 Million Effort Aims To Identify Autism Biomarkers

$28 Million Effort Aims To Identify Autism Biomarkers | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
With millions in funding, a public-private partnership is launching a national study aiming to better classify children with autism in order to improve treatment options.
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As states drop out of PARCC’s Common Core test, faithful carry on

As states drop out of PARCC’s Common Core test, faithful carry on | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Whither PARCC? Common Core testing consortium dwindles, but some educators are still committed.
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Resources Toolkit for New Teachers

Resources Toolkit for New Teachers | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
From classroom management to working with parents, lesson planning to learning environments, this compilation of blogs, videos, and other resources provides an array of tips and advice for teachers just starting out.
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Like Minecraft? Try these 7 engaging world builders, too | eSchool News | eSchool News

Like Minecraft? Try these 7 engaging world builders, too | eSchool News | eSchool News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
eco-virtualWith the popular explosion of Minecraft among middle schoolers and beyond, it’s worth noting that it isn’t the only open world virtual environment with educational value. Nor is it always the most ideal game for teaching every concept, leading other games are picking up the slack. As a result, inspired educators and students are taking notice and branching out.
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US wins Math Olympiad for first time in 21 years. Is math education improving?

US wins Math Olympiad for first time in 21 years. Is math education improving? | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The US team consisted of six high school boys selected for the competition. The US team has a final score of 185, edging out the Chinese team which finished with a score of 181.
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If you want your children to succeed, teach them to share in kindergarten

If you want your children to succeed, teach them to share in kindergarten | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
By tracking nearly 800 students for two decades, researchers found that social skills are powerful predictors.
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U.S. Senate Passes Every Child Achieves Act, End of NCLB Era Draws Closer - NEA Today

U.S. Senate Passes Every Child Achieves Act, End of NCLB Era Draws Closer - NEA Today | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Educators' unprecedented level of advocacy pays off with the Every Child Achieves Act, a bill that commits the nation to the success of every student.
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A map of what every state would be if it were a country

California’s economy is as big as Brazil's. Here's what countries the other states compare to.
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5 Quick Tips for Secondary Classroom Management That Actually (I Promise You!) Work

They may seem small, but these tips pack a punch!
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