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9 Google Docs Add-ons Teachers Should Try Out

9 Google Docs Add-ons Teachers Should Try Out | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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Best Websites for Teaching Math: More Than 50 Resources!

Best Websites for Teaching Math: More Than 50 Resources! | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
This isn't just any list of the best websites for teaching math. It's the BIGGEST list of the best websites for teaching math. Bookmark it!
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Teaching kids real math with computers

Teaching kids real math with computers | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
From rockets to stock markets, many of humanity's most thrilling creations are powered by math. So why do kids lose interest in it? Conrad Wolfram says the part of math we teach -- calculation by hand -- isn't just tedious, it's mostly irrelevant to real mathematics and the real world. He presents his radical idea: teaching kids math through computer programming.
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Researchers studied kindergarteners' behavior and followed up 19 years later. Here are the findings.

Researchers studied kindergarteners' behavior and followed up 19 years later. Here are the findings. | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Turns out, sharing really is caring.
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What Are the Best Strategies for Effective Teacher Professional Development?

Education Week Teacher Assistant Editor Madeline Will, along with other contributors, explores the latest news, ideas, and resources for teacher leaders. Coverage runs the gamut from the inspirational to the infuriating, from practical classroom tips to raging policy debates.
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Top 8 PBL News Stories | Blog | Project Based Learning | BIE

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Tons of Open Educational Resources to Use in Your Teaching

Tons of Open Educational Resources to Use in Your Teaching | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
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How Schools Can Help Students Develop A Greater Sense Of Purpose

How Schools Can Help Students Develop A Greater Sense Of Purpose | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Connecting with something greater than oneself can be a lifelong motivator and guiding force for making the world a better place.
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The conversation we're not having about digital child abuse

The conversation we're not having about digital child abuse | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
We need to talk to kids about the risks they face online, says information security expert Sebastián Bortnik. In this talk, Bortnik discusses the issue of "grooming" -- the sexual predation of children by adults on the internet -- and outlines the conversations we need to start having about technology to keep our kids safe. (In Spanish with English subtitles)
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The Bad Kids Educator Toolkit Collection

The Bad Kids Educator Toolkit Collection | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
This collection features The Bad Kids Educator Toolkit. Developed for education professionals, especially those working with students who are at risk of not graduating high school, the toolkit is accessible to all and is developed to be flexible.
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Growing and Learning Together: Creating a School Garden | PBS Education

Growing and Learning Together: Creating a School Garden  | PBS Education | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Your source for teaching inspiration, blogs, events, resources, and fresh ideas.
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7 Surprising Ways Teachers Can Connect with Countries Around the World

7 Surprising Ways Teachers Can Connect with Countries Around the World | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
7 surprising ways teachers can connect with countries around the world
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3 Problems with Traditional Grades

For the last two years, I've been moving farther away from conventional grades. This has been a huge shift for me. I used to grade everything and dump hundreds of points into my digital gradebook over the course of a
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The Kid's Guide To How the Internet Works

The Kid's Guide To How the Internet Works | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Our students have never known a world without the Internet. Before they use the Internet, it's a good idea to teach them what th
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“Wait . . . What?” Continuities, Changes, and Critical Thinking with Gapminder - American Historical Association

“Wait . . . What?” Continuities, Changes, and Critical Thinking with Gapminder - American Historical Association | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
John Rosinbum describes how using Gapminder in the classroom helps students learn about broad historical trends and strengthens their data literacy skills.
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Developing Fascination (and Curriculum) with Matthew Patterson

Developing Fascination (and Curriculum) with Matthew Patterson | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
By Thriving Schools - This teacher uses real world events and media to make his literature curriculum relevant and engaging. Here, he shares how.
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Education Programs Superintendent interview questions

Interview Questions for Education Programs Superintendent.What makes your comforts about an Education Programs Superintendent position?What encouragemen
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5 Ways to Show YouTube Videos Without Related Content

5 Ways to Show YouTube Videos Without Related Content | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Anyone who has ever opened YouTube in front of a classroom knows the feeling of dread that comes with hoping that the "related" content i
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Assessment Design: A Matrix To Assess Your Assessments

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25 Pictures of Teacher Organization Perfection That Will Make You Drool - WeAreTeachers

25 Pictures of Teacher Organization Perfection That Will Make You Drool - WeAreTeachers | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Does excellent teacher organization make your heart skip a beat? Check out these Instagram-ready organized classrooms and be inspired.
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Accessible mobile learning: 3 mistakes to avoid

Accessible mobile learning: 3 mistakes to avoid | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Accessibility is a key factor in the success of any mobile learning program, yet teachers are often left scrambling to meet the needs of students with disabilities.
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The Myth of Having Summers Off

The Myth of Having Summers Off | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
When summer hits, teachers often find themselves busy with all the business they were unable to accomplish during the frantic school year.
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Learn How Venice Works - And Take a Virtual Tour Through It

Learn How Venice Works - And Take a Virtual Tour Through It | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The Amazing Race is one of the few television shows that I try to catch when new episodes air. This week the show was in Venice. Watchin
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Meet the student support model that’s going national. It’s been incubating at St. Louis Park High School for 18 years

Meet the student support model that’s going national. It’s been incubating at St. Louis Park High School for 18 years | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
As the outgoing superintendent of St. Louis Park Public Schools, Rob Metz, puts it, many schools are experiencing “initiative overload.” There are so many academic and behavior interventions and models and frameworks circulating through the education sector that it can be hard to decide what, exactly, is worth the effort.
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