Resources here are "scooped" by Mr. David Burton, Social Studies & Business Education curriculum coordintor for Moore Public Schools in Moore, OK. Includes resources to enhance student learning, educational technologies, and global education in the classroom.
Being gifted can pose its challenges -- at least that's according to a Vanderbilt University study that found that schools sometimes limit their most talented students and, thus, keep them from reaching their maximum potential.
Not every school has the resources necessary to take their students on an airplane . . . or spaceship. The iPad can bring the world to your students' fingertips in ways never before possible. Many na (9 Great Apps for Virtual Field Trips!
Students, do you complain that your teachers require you to read as part of your education? When a teacher wants you to read, it's not motivated by dislike for you...it's actually because they truly care about you. Even if the reading material that they have you read isn't something you "like", the practice of reading and reading often has so many benefits linked far beyond your academic studies. Reading helps you grow intellectually and equips you to think. When your teachers try to get you to read it's motived by the fact that they care about you and your future.
If you use technology to bolster your understanding of a particular topic, use critical thinking and problem-solving skills to tackle tough questions, or simply collaborate across networks (online and in-person), then you've got some of the skills...
Greg is a presenter, workshop instructor and speaker with EdTechTeacher. This micro-blog will document the process of only using an iOS device for one month. (RT @gregkulowiec: The 3rd challenge in the 30 day iOS challenge is complete.
Last week on the Connected Student Series, I discussed the ‘why’ of digital portfolios. It is imperative that in 2014, students be able to curate, archive and expand on the work they are producing in class.
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Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.