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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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10 Summer Tips for Principals

10 Summer Tips for Principals | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Summer is a bonus for school administrators. We are given the gift of time to accomplish tasks that simply cannot be completed during the school year commotion. But with adrenaline flowing out of o...
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The Best Ways a Teacher Can Demonstrate Leadership in the Classroom?

The Best Ways a Teacher Can Demonstrate Leadership in the Classroom? | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
In such relationships, students feel close to their teacher and they trust and value him or her. From the perspective of teachers' behaviors, this implies that teachers show a good mix of agency and communion in the classroom."
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Can genes predict foreign language learning skills?

Can genes predict foreign language learning skills? | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
With language skills becoming ever more important, Anne Merritt looks at whether there is a genetic component to language learning ability
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Why Scandinavian schools are superior (and what we can learn) | eSchool News | eSchool News

Nordic schools (Finland included) captivate American educators. What makes them so strong?
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Grading the Common Core: No Teaching Experience Required

Grading the Common Core: No Teaching Experience Required | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Testing groups point to strict training and criteria for Common Core grading, but the use of temps for increasingly complex tests is being questioned.
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Schools on U.S. military installations raising standards, tracking students beyond high school - The Hechinger Report

Schools on U.S. military installations raising standards, tracking students beyond high school - The Hechinger Report | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
QUANTICO, Va. — Stephen Call, who graduated this month from Quantico Middle/High School on the U.S. Marine Corps base in Virginia, had a decision to make last December. His mother, a master sergeant specializing in communications, received orders to move to Miramar, California. If he went with her, Call would have to change schools for …
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How a school is transforming not only its students, but its community

How a school is transforming not only its students, but its community | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Documentary film "Oyler" follows long-serving principal Hockenberry and senior Raven Gribbins through a year of school, focusing on Hockenberry’s mission to transform the neighborhood and on Raven’s quest to be the first in her troubled family to...
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Glued to the screen: A third grade class where kids spend 75% of the day on iPads - The Hechinger Report

Glued to the screen: A third grade class where kids spend 75% of the day on iPads - The Hechinger Report | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
MINEOLA, N.Y. — When the 24 third-graders in Morgan Mercaldi’s class arrive at the Jackson Avenue School every morning, they take their iPads out of their backpacks and put them on their desks. The tablets will remain there, or in hands and laps, until the children put them in their packs to take them home. …
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Republican Budget Would Slash U.S. Education Spending by $2.8 Billion – The Ticker - Blogs - The Chronicle of Higher Education

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The AI Revolution: Road to Superintelligence - Wait But Why

The AI Revolution: Road to Superintelligence - Wait But Why | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The topic everyone in the world should be talking about.
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Study: Students Learn Better When Lectures Come With Visual Aids

Study: Students Learn Better When Lectures Come With Visual Aids | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The study digs into why students would be better at a lesson based on when they get visual assistance.
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The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources

The Big List of Educational Grants and Resources | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Get a roundup of educational grants, contests, awards, free toolkits, and classroom guides aimed at helping students, classrooms, schools, and communities. Check this page weekly to get the latest updates!
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21st century learning: How online videos enhance education at home and in the classroom

21st century learning: How online videos enhance education at home and in the classroom | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
YouTube has more than one billion users and hundreds of education channels. Many charismatic educators on these channels have many child — and adult — fans watching and learning. Is YouTub
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UPDATE 3-California lawmakers vote to limit vaccine exemptions for school children

California lawmakersvoted on Thursday to substantially limit vaccine exemptions forschool children in the most populous
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A Milestone Of Sorts: There Are Now Exactly 1,450 Categorized & Regularly Updated "Best" Lists!

A Milestone Of Sorts: There Are Now Exactly 1,450 Categorized & Regularly Updated "Best" Lists! | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
I just realized that, with the posting of another "Best" list yesterday, that the count has reached exactly 1,450 of them! You can see all of them here, and they're categorized, more or less. And m...
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Can Data Improve Education Without Compromising Privacy?

Can Data Improve Education Without Compromising Privacy? | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Do the benefits of student analytics outweigh concerns over individuals’ privacy?
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High school students head to factories for internships

The internship pairs students in high school engineering and manufacturing programs with area companies. Participating students work full time in manufacturing or logistics for six weeks, said Tracey Everett, who helped coordinate the program. "[...] that (students) are starting to enroll in pre-engineering and manufacturing course work, we want them to then take that and either go to the appropriate post-secondary programs, whether it's Ivy Tech (Community College) or Purdue (University), or
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Free Technology for Teachers: How to Search for Publicly Shared Google Docs, Slides, and Spreadsheets

Free Technology for Teachers: How to Search for Publicly Shared Google Docs, Slides, and Spreadsheets | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
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6 Ways Videoconferencing Is Expanding the Classroom -- THE Journal

With instant access to international collaborators, virtual field trips and courses in other districts, learning can happen anywhere in the world.
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Report: Addressing Poverty Gap Calls for More Flexible Approaches -- THE Journal

Figuring out how to close the "poverty" gap that keeps many low-income students from fully succeeding in school has generated numerous theories over decades. A new research paper suggests that delivering services beyond academic help in an "interdependent, deliberate way" may be the best way to achieve "breakthrough results."
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Cellphones in school: a teaching tool or distraction? - The Boston Globe

Cellphones in school: a teaching tool or distraction? - The Boston Globe | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
After 20 years of teaching, Miriam Morgenstern is calling it quits this month. The Lowell High School history and ESL teacher is starting an educational nonprofit, although that’s not the only reason she’s leaving the classroom. Another is her frustration with students and their cellphones. The texting, tweeting, and Snapchatting during class time is “an incredible distraction, and makes it much more difficult to teach,” she said. “It’s pretty hard to compete with a very funny YouTube video.”
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Report: Low Impact 'Distractors' Weakening Ed -- THE Journal

Forget about longer school days; forget about performance pay; forget about smaller class sizes, teacher professional development, or — gasp! — technology as a magic potion. According to an Australian education expert, these are all distractors that have only incremental impact on student learning.
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N.Y. 'Open' Education Effort Draws Users Nationwide

A free online library of instructional materials created in New York state to align with the common-core standards has generated a vast audience.
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