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How to take criticism well

How to take criticism well | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
No one likes getting criticism. But it can be a chance to show off a rare skill: responding to negative feedback well.

 

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"Give advice to a wise person, and he will become even wiser. Teach a righteous person and he will learn more." Proverbs 9:9 (GW translation)

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David Hain's curator insight, June 29, 2014 2:28 AM

Feedback is the DNA of development. Learn how to ask for it and take it.  Oh...and the more you give, the more you get!

Eliane Fierro's curator insight, July 1, 2014 12:20 AM

Embrace criticism!

Philip Powel Smith's curator insight, July 29, 2014 8:04 AM

Criticism is always a difficult pro-active action that educators have to give. Criticism without ridicule and shame is what students need to hear and an explanation of how to make the changes to be better learners and communicators.

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7 Ways To Unleash Your Presentation Genius

7 Ways To Unleash Your Presentation Genius | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it

Don't be the same as everyone else. Use these 7 tips to find the presentation genius in you that your audience wants to see.


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eastnarrow's comment, June 27, 4:59 AM
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Excellent tips! Especially important is #3 - Contrast is King. You want to engage your audience, read on to find out how!

Deb Talbot's curator insight, June 27, 8:10 PM
Refreshing approach to presentations
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Progressive Labels for Regressive Practices

January 31, 2015 Progressive Labels for Regressive Practices How Key Terms in Education Have Been Co-opted  By Alfie Kohn
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Kristin Ziemke Helps Us Understand What Digital Literacy Is All About | Education Vanguard # 62 - 21CL Radio

Kristin Ziemke Helps Us Understand What Digital Literacy Is All About | Education Vanguard # 62 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it

The terms digital and media literacy have been around for a while now, but I am not sure we all know exactly what those terms mean or have a common definition for them.

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10 Teacher Tools to “Techify” Your Classroom

10 Teacher Tools to “Techify” Your Classroom | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
By Bethany Petty The classrooms of today have the potential to look vastly different than those of the past. Many teachers have access to a vast array of technology tools that can be used in the classroom to increase student engagement.

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Tinkering with Old Technology

Tinkering with Old Technology | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it

As technology evolves and its inner workings increasingly disappear from view, replaced with solid-state parts hidden by glass, aluminium and plastic, our understanding of what makes the world operate is similarly impeded. 

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I love old tech!
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Best Apps and Websites for the Flipped Classroom

Best Apps and Websites for the Flipped Classroom | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Be more mentor than teacher by turning traditional lecture-based instruction on its head. These great flipped classroom apps and websites help students gain new knowledge at-home so they can come to class ready to put it to use. This list of resources -- everything fro
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Common Sense Media just makes sense.
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6 Techniques To Enhance Learner Motivation In eLearning - eLearning Industry

6 Techniques To Enhance Learner Motivation In eLearning - eLearning Industry | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Want to know how to Enhance Learner Motivation In eLearning ? Check 6 effective techniques to Enhance Learner Motivation In eLearning.
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Creative Computing

Creative Computing | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Creative Computing: An Introductory Computing Curriculum Using Scratch
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Fair Harvard! I've got an itch, and only you can Scratch it!
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What It Takes to Move From 'Passive' to 'Active' Tech Use in K-12 Schools

What It Takes to Move From 'Passive' to 'Active' Tech Use in K-12 Schools | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Teachers are expected to make sure students are using digital learning devices in "active" ways. But what does that mean and how does that work?
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5 Ways To Humanize The eLearning Experience

5 Ways To Humanize The eLearning Experience | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
How can we humanize the eLearning experience?
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The 9 Rules Of Innovation

The 9 Rules Of Innovation | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Take a slightly broader view and it becomes clear that innovation today goes far beyond research labs, Silicon Valley pitch meetings and large corporate initiatives.
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Golden!
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Apple just launched 'the absolute best way to teach everyone to code'

Apple just launched 'the absolute best way to teach everyone to code' | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Apple CEO Tim Cook thinks code should be taught in every school.
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What Role Do You Play in a Group? « Annie Murphy Paul

What Role Do You Play in a Group? « Annie Murphy Paul | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Back in January I began consulting for Yale’s Center for Teaching and Learning, working specifically with the Summer Institutes on Scientific Teaching. This is an amazing program, founded by Yale scientist Jo Handelsman, that aims to help professors apply the science of learning in their STEM courses.
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Hey, I'm a risk-taking, clarifying, inspiring kind of guy!
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Math Books for Kids: Combining Story, Puzzles and Problem Solving

Math Books for Kids: Combining Story, Puzzles and Problem Solving | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
MIND colleagues share their top picks for fun picture and chapter books to explore math concepts with children.
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Adobe Spark Links Three Powerful Tools To Create Stunning Visual Presentations | Tech Tools Daily # 206 - 21CL Radio

Adobe Spark Links Three Powerful Tools To Create Stunning Visual Presentations | Tech Tools Daily # 206 - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it

It is back. Or rather, it has morphed. It is not something more than it was, yet is a combination of its three previous parts. Odds are you have no idea what I am talking about.

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4 Ways Gamification Transforms eLearning Experiences - eLearning Industry

4 Ways Gamification Transforms eLearning Experiences - eLearning Industry | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Want to know how Gamification Transforms eLearning experiences? Check 4 ways in which Gamification Transforms eLearning experiences.
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Tech Talk Roundtable 03-29 |Lessons From Mary Poppins - 21CL Radio

Tech Talk Roundtable 03-29 |Lessons From Mary Poppins - 21CL Radio | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Do you remember the classic Disney movie Mary Poppins?  We may be stretching things a bit but we believe that Mary Poppins has a lot to teach us about how we should be teachin
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Just a spoon full of sugar helps the medicine go down!
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Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Ways to Quickly Get Your Students On the Same Webpage

Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Ways to Quickly Get Your Students On the Same Webpage | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
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I like Chrome's audio link sharing
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Join Common Sense Education at ISTE 2016

Join Common Sense Education at ISTE 2016 | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Learn about and discuss key topics in education today, from digital citizenship and tech integration to student data privacy.
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I love ISTE! Hope to see you there!
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25 Real Ways Minecraft is Being Used in the Classroom

25 Real Ways Minecraft is Being Used in the Classroom | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
It’s hard to believe that just six years ago Minecraft was virtually unheard of. It was little more than a hobby project for creator and designer Markus Persson. Fast forward to 2016 and Minecraft has completely changed the way we perceive videogames.

Starting as a novelty in a handful of innovative classrooms, Minecraft is now a foundation of curriculums around the world. From math to art to geography and even quantum mechanics, Minecraft and imaginative educators are turning bland subjects into incredible immersive learning experiences.

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David W. Deeds's curator insight, June 21, 8:01 PM

Check this out! Thanks to John Evans.

Brisbane Grammar School Library's curator insight, June 23, 6:41 PM

Starting to make a difference! 

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App Lab

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Have you checked out AppLab? Code.org offers amazing resources for teaching computer science principles and practical applications, like app development.
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Digital Formative Assessments!

Digital Formative Assessments! | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Digital Formative Assessment: Tools for Teachers Birdville ISD embraces the PLC cycle and encourages teachers to constantl
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: A Handy Infographic Featuring 10 Things Every Teacher Should be Able to Do on Google Classroom

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: A Handy Infographic Featuring 10 Things Every Teacher Should be Able to Do on Google Classroom | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
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Victor Ventura's curator insight, June 24, 2:27 PM
Implement one a month for 10 months. Start now and by the end of next school year, you will be miles ahead of most.
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12 Things Every Student Should Be Able to Do on Google Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

12 Things Every Student Should Be Able to Do on Google Classroom ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it

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Jenne's comment, June 16, 3:40 AM
thank you very much
Won Ho's curator insight, June 16, 9:54 AM
구글서비스의 재발견~
Lee Hall's curator insight, June 17, 10:04 AM
List of things the students should be able to do in Google Classroom. 
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Why You’d Be Happier If You Worked at a Nonprofit « Annie Murphy Paul

Why You’d Be Happier If You Worked at a Nonprofit « Annie Murphy Paul | Transformational Teaching and Technology | Scoop.it
Compared to people who work in the private sector, workers at nonprofit organizations tend to be much happier with their lives and more satisfied with their jobs, according to a new study conducted by Martin Binder of Bard College and published in the Journal of Economic Psychology.
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Life is about relationships. NGOs focus on helping others. Those who know that they are helping others are more satisfied in their work.
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