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A collection of articles, websites, and apps designed to catalyze creativity and success in today's schools!
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10 Great Critical Thinking Activities That Engage Your Students

10 Great Critical Thinking Activities That Engage Your Students | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Check out these 10 great ideas for critical thinking activities and see how you can use them with your own modern learners.
 
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Check out these 10 great ideas for critical thinking activities and see how you can use them with your own modern learners.

 

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=Critical-Thinking

 

 

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Check out these 10 great ideas for critical thinking activities and see how you can use them with your own modern learners.

 

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=Critical-Thinking

 

 

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Norman René Trujillo Zapata's curator insight, April 4, 11:35 AM
Check out these 10 great ideas for critical thinking activities and see how you can use them with your own modern learners.

 

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=Critical-Thinking

 

 

Melissa Vee Rentchler 's curator insight, April 4, 4:14 PM
Check out these 10 great ideas for critical thinking activities and see how you can use them with your own modern learners.

 

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http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=Critical-Thinking

 

 

Arizona State University, Claire McLaughlin's curator insight, April 12, 8:34 AM
These critical thinking activities are rich in language opportunities. Those listed at the end of the article will look familiar to many teachers who teach content information through English.
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10 Communication Secrets of Great Leaders | eLeadership | eSkills | Leadership

10 Communication Secrets of Great Leaders | eLeadership | eSkills | Leadership | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it

1. They Know Their Audience

2. They Are Experts In Body Language

3. They Are Honest

4. They Are Authentic

5. They Speak With Authority

6. They Speak To Groups As Individuals

7. They Have Ears (And They Use Them)

8. They Use Phrases Like "It's My Fault," "I Was Wrong," and "I'm Sorry"

9. They Solicit Feedback

10. They're Proactive


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Wisdom. You can thank Gust MEES for this scoop. Gust consistently posts high quality content. That is why I follow his feed.

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Ian Berry's curator insight, June 12, 2015 3:43 AM

Great list. It all begins at number 1

Simon Awuyo's curator insight, June 12, 2015 4:01 AM

I want to become and mentor a great leader.

Nadège CORDENTE's curator insight, June 12, 2015 4:32 AM

Cela paraît presque trop simple et pourtant...

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Quick Tips to Improve Your Communication Skills

Quick Tips to Improve Your Communication Skills | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it

Your communication skills will determine your level of success in your next project, venture or business deal.


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Can you hear me now?

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upstagebile's comment, September 1, 2015 6:40 AM
good
Saadia Asif's curator insight, September 2, 2015 6:31 AM

Social media has made communication both easier and harder at the same time. As we chat, SMS, blog etc. we sometimes forget the basics. Here is a handy reminder of some of the elements that drive success.

Tommi Tarkkonen's curator insight, September 7, 2015 7:10 AM

Communication definitions, of which the latter one is far more interesting, no!?


1) The imparting or exchanging of information by speaking, writing, or using some other medium

2) The successful conveying or sharing of ideas and feelings

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4 Ways The Internet Is Making Kids Smarter

4 Ways The Internet Is Making Kids Smarter | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
The internet brings so much information to our fingertips. It makes doing research a much smoother, faster process, and it enables us to not have to lug around tons of heavy books. We can connect more easily with old friends and new acquaintances. It streamlines our work in the classroom and our students’ work too. …

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Deb Gardner's curator insight, June 17, 2014 7:21 AM

Some actionable data  here and other good-to-know. Dispels a lot of myths surrounding technology use.