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Authentic Learning | Called to Lead

Authentic Learning. “If it is true that character is what you do when no one is looking, then learning is what you do when no one is grading it.” Barth. Leave a Comment. Filed under Leadership Reflections · ← Devotional: Daily ...
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Ten Great Writing Apps for Students

Ten Great Writing Apps for Students | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
Writing involves many component skills, from constructing letters to word fluency. These apps can help kids get up to speed.
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New brain science findings for education

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New brain science findings for education (New brain science findings for education http://t.co/Bk1WCPdKMF http://t.co/n0jpJAQx4D)...
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Five Quick Classroom Management Tips for Novice Teachers

Five Quick Classroom Management Tips for Novice Teachers | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
Blogger Rebecca Alber presents five management strategies new teachers can begin using immediately in their classrooms.
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Creativity and risk taking in education -

Creativity and risk taking in education - | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
I have been interested in creativity and the impact that creative teaching, or thinking can have on learning for some time. For me being creative is about trying new things, or doing something differently.
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A Coaching Education

A Coaching Education | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
I received a letter the other day from a woman who was frustrated that she had spent so much time and money in school becoming a Psychologist.
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11 Facts About Music Education

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Music is to the brain as physical exercise is to the human body.
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Teaching literacy across content areas

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This collection of resources, including video, provides multiple tools and strategies for developing literacy across the content areas.
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20 Ways to use Edmodo

20 Ways to Use Edmodo (20 Ways to use Edmodo by @teachintechgal http://t.co/72ISAztwdZ via @SlideShare #wais #etrainers)
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Tweet from @petef08

Tweet from @petef08 | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
RT @petef08: Interesting model for teaching http://t.co/gSo2xmZe6W
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Top Ten Tips for developing a Growth Mindset in...

Top Ten Tips for developing a Growth Mindset in... | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
Imagine if every classroom, every teacher instilled this culture within your school. Every day, every hour, every minute. It would be transformational.
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Why teachers have a tougher job than doctors

Why teachers have a tougher job than doctors | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
"The only comparison that really could apply is an emergency room doctor in a natural disaster." (“@eleanorbarkhorn: Teachers have a tougher job than doctors http://t.co/zxcZ60h0OB #oooo #shotsfired”...
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Fantastic Resources for Teaching Digital Citizenship Education in Your Classroom - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Fantastic Resources for Teaching Digital Citizenship Education in Your Classroom - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
Here are some fantastic resources for teaching digital citizenship education in the classroom.
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Kid President Throws a Surprise Party for a Retiring Teacher

Mrs. Flexer has been a teacher for 41 years, and on her final day, Kid President helped throw a surprise party for her with all of her old students. Watch Kid President on The Hub Network!...
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Teacher arrested after allegedly showing up drunk, pantless on 1st day

Teacher arrested after allegedly showing up drunk, pantless on 1st day | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
An Oklahoma high school teacher was arrested on her first day on the job after allegedly appearing at school drunk and without wearing pants.
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Sir Ken Robinson: Do schools kill creativity? - YouTube

http://www.ted.com Sir Ken Robinson makes an entertaining and profoundly moving case for creating an education system that nurtures (rather than undermines) ... (Brilliant #TED talk about #education! More art classes, plz!
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ASCD - YouTube

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Welcome to ASCD's YouTube channel. ASCD is a global community dedicated to excellence in learning, teaching, and leading. Comprising 140,000 members—superint...
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The Thinking Teacher: On inspiration | Oliver Quinlan

The Thinking Teacher: On inspiration | Oliver Quinlan | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
If we want thinking children, we need thinking teachers. This is the premise of my book ‘The Thinking Teacher’, in this series of posts I am sharing some of the key ideas from the book and the thin...
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Lead the Crowd: 4 Key Steps to Developing Thought Leadership - exploreB2B

While conducting a lead generation and nurturing campaign, the instinct of many companies is to immediately bombard new leads with sales materials, with the goal of making a sale as soon as ...
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Six Ways To Motivate Students To Learn

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Scientific research has shown us ways to get the learning juices flowing. Here are six ways to motivate students to learn.
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Choosing teaching methods for a digital age - Tony Bates

Choosing teaching methods for a digital age - Tony Bates | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
What I'm focusing on in this post are the teaching methods that appear to best fit the needs of learners in a digital age, and in particular those that have the best chance of developing the knowledge and skills that they will ...
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How can we use Connected Learning principles to promote 21st century learning?

How can we use Connected Learning principles to promote 21st century learning? | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
Kids are learning everywhere. Today, the traditional school forms a single, albeit important, node in a larger learning environment.
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Education unlocks the doors to all other rights

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Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (RT @UN: Education unlocks the doors to all other #HumanRights: http://t.co/g4tNDPwU0z http://t.co/sDSmpf4VXX...
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Awesome Classroom Visual Featuring 10 Tips for New Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Awesome Classroom Visual Featuring 10 Tips for New Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
RT @dpowellx4: Awesome Classroom Visual Featuring 10 Tips for New Teachers... http://t.co/UuA1Du8Vqt
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20 Smart Back-to-School Tips and Ideas

20 Smart Back-to-School Tips and Ideas | The Principals' Lair | Scoop.it
Get your students off to a smart start with these clever and completely doable strategies for every part of their busy day. (Looking for some ways to ease your children back into their school routines?
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