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The Writing Road to Reading and The Spalding Method

The Writing Road to Reading and The Spalding Method | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
Introduction to The Writing Road to Reading and The Spalding Method (Higher quality K-6 education comes from a higher quality, proven curriculum.
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Queensland Government scheme to close 'unviable' schools could see sell-off completed in less than a year

Queensland Government scheme to close 'unviable' schools could see sell-off completed in less than a year | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
FIFTY-FIVE schools across Queensland have been earmarked for closure as part of the State Government's plan to consolidate assets and sell off the land. (Queensland Government scheme to close 'unviable' schools could see sell-off ...
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Tenn. Common-Core Training Effort to be Led by Cadre of Teachers

Tenn. Common-Core Training Effort to be Led by Cadre of Teachers | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
I've been hearing from some district officials that classroom teachers are the best ambassadors for building better understanding and buy-in for the Common Core State Standards in their schools. Tennessee seems to be taking that idea to heart, as the state department of education announced this week that more than 700 teachers are being enlisted to "help their peers navigate the transition" to the new standards.
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Red tape demands drain support schemes - The Australian

Red tape demands drain support schemesThe AustralianThe report by education consultants PhillipsKPA found Australian universities expended $26 million and 66,000 staff days a year meeting just some of the red tape demands of one federal department.
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Teachers teach teachers to teach - 62nd Airlift Wing

Teachers teach teachers to teach62nd Airlift WingFitzpatrick thought for several months she would like to have training that taught skills on instructing others, but the Air Force didn't provide that.
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NCVER - The impact of schools on young people's transition to university

NCVER - The impact of schools on young people's transition to university | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
"This report uses Longitudinal Surveys of Australian Youth (LSAY) data to look at the impact of schools on a student’s tertiary entrance rank (TER) and the probability of them going to university (controlling for TER)"
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Educational Research & Hegemony

We might say 'to advance knowledge in my field' is about education, but if we look at what was researched the highest individual topic was 'Higher education policy and pedagogy', then 'Teacher education, practice identity' ...
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One-size-fits-all is an inappropriate approach to lifting school standards ... - The Australian

One-size-fits-all is an inappropriate approach to lifting school standards ... - The Australian | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
One-size-fits-all is an inappropriate approach to lifting school standards ...
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Govt to deliver on schools, NDIS in budget

Govt to deliver on schools, NDIS in budget | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
Assistant Treasurer David Bradbury says the government will show how it will pay for its schools and disability reforms in May's budget.
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iPad Blogging Apps every Teacher should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

iPad Blogging Apps every Teacher should Know about ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
"I have already talked about the different reasons why you should consider blogging with your students and have also provided several blogging platforms to help you set up your classroom blog. Today, however, and as the world is going mobile I am providing you with apps to allow you to take your blogging experience with you anywhere you want and on the go. Using the apps below will help you post articles, materials, and resources to your classroom blog from any smart mobile device that is iOS enabled. I would encourage you to share them with your students as well. I included only apps of the most popular blogging platforms online.If you use other platforms please share the apps with us in the comment form below."
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Asian Century teachers in demand - The Australian

Asian Century teachers in demand - The Australian | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
Asian Century teachers in demand The Australian A new roundtable to advise on teacher training and the ambitions of the Asian Century white paper hopes to have funding proposals soon for federal and state government, according to educator Kristina...
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A Great iPad Manual for Every Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Ed Tech & eLearning

A Great iPad Manual for Every Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Ed Tech & eLearning | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
A Great iPad Manual for Every Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning on Ed Tech & eLearning curated by Carlos Pinheiro (A Great iPad Manual for Every Teacher ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | @scoopit
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Agitating, standards, charters, teachers, and widgets

Agitating, standards, charters, teachers, and widgets | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
Thomas B Fordham Institute - Advancing Educational Excellence. Login/ ... A recent CALDER paper finds that a teacher's early-career performance is a solid predictor of his performance in years down the road.
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Dictionary of Classroom Strategies - Board of Studies News

Dictionary of Classroom Strategies - Board of Studies News | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
Compiled by the Board of Studies NSW, the Dictionary of Classroom Strategies demonstrates tried and true teaching, learning and assessment strategies for the K–6 classroom that can be applied across the curriculum.
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Education experts, Gonski architect lead push for six-figure teaching ...

Education experts, Gonski architect lead push for six-figure teaching ... | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
CLASSROOM teachers would be paid more than $100000 a year under a bold new push to attract better candidates into the profession.
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Breaking: Australian Government Mandates New eBook Initiative | Good E-Reader - eBooks, Publishing and Comic News

Breaking: Australian Government Mandates New eBook Initiative | Good E-Reader - eBooks, Publishing and Comic News | Training to be a K-6 Teacher in Australia | Scoop.it
The New South Wales Government in Australia is gearing up to push ebooks into schools and libraries.
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