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The 17 Best Twitter Hashtags for Education (2012 ) ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning http://t.co/RJ0OrhW7 via @medkh9
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If you think education is the key to permanent, sustainable change, this is a story you can't miss.
Many would-be college students are ditching their knapsacks and textbooks for rucksacks and guidebooks. But is putting your future on hold for a year of travel the best idea?...
Thomas Ketchell, 25 years old, was born in St. Leonards-On-Sea (UK) but grew up in France and Belgium. After working in Australia for a year, he went on to c... (Teach a powerful story.
It doesn’t seem like far away – no more than, say 6 years – but the work skills you’ll need in 2020 are going to be very different. The change is, of course, driven by technology.
We’ve talked before about some of the newer skills necessary for students and teachers in the 21st century. Digital literacy - and all the elements contained within that term- is probably the buzzword you hear most often.
When it comes to differentiated instruction, one of the most common questions asked by busy teachers is “How can I find the time?” In her newly revised book, The Differentiated Classroom: Responding to the Needs of All Learners, 2nd Edition, Carol Ann Tomlinson offers valuable insight into the power of differentiated instruction in today’s classroom.
I read a fantastic article the other day written by Buddy Berry, superintendent of Eminence Independent Schools here in Kentucky. The title of the article was “Allaying Our Parents’ Fears” and had some great thoughts from Mr. Berry on why his district has chosen to embrace social media in their schools and not run away from …
Octavia Butler's life & works in Teaching Multicultural Literature http://t.co/MwPdBg7Nfr #engchat
Using polling tools in the classroom is probably old hat by now. There are a ton of different tools available to teachers – many of them free- and they’re being put to use in a variety of different ways.
Anatomy of The 21st Century Classroom http://t.co/9axcKuH0Zn #edchat #ntchat #21stedchat http://t.co/Oq5SW2GEor #satchat #sunchat #edtech
What are the biggest problems in the world? When I pose that question to students they mention war, poverty, climate change, and more. About a year ago, a group of Connecticut middle school student
Learn about a new "superpower" that isn't being taught in 90% of US schools. Starring Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, will.i.am, Chris Bosh, Jack Dorsey, Tony H...
Are "coders" the next rock-stars? wizards of tomorrow? true helpers of humanity?
What 21st century career isn't linked to some form of technology usage? Is learning to code important to success in technology based careers?
Benefits of coding: deepening critical thinking, learning to create, breaking ideas down into components, becoming analytic, practicing determination, etc.
A Teacher's Guide to the Immigration Debate: http://t.co/FfLu3os942 & more to supplement: http://t.co/YzYC06w7YO
Good driving questions are written to help guide the teacher and the student. (Driving ?s, Compelling ?s...are ?s are hard-hitting enough?
I started using Twitter in the classroom and instantly saw the kids take to it. New technology, a new model.
What does being a ‘digitally competent’ teacher mean? Does it mean using laptops, smartphones, or tablets in your classroom? Does it mean finding new and interesting ways to use those devices along with apps and web tools?
Great suggestions for using your iPad in the classroom! (Great suggestions for using your iPad in the classroom! http://t.co/VQE3BDj6at)
Professional development used to mean one thing: inservice days. Oof. We sure have come a long way, haven’t we? Especially in the realm of connecting with other like-minded individuals around the globe.
8 Critical Skills For A Modern Education (RT @TeachThought: What Are The Most Critical Skills For What Is Considered A "Modern Education"?
Summertime is a great time for teachers to recharge their batteries a bit. After spending the entire school year encouraging students to learn, some rest is definitely in order.
A neat visualization of the verbs associated with Bloom's Taxonomy.
Periodically, I find it interesting to see what’s new over at TED Talks. While not every video they have really floats my boat, there is generally a wealth of inspiration and interesting stories shared there.