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The 21st Century Principal: How to Engage in Using Social Media as a School Leader

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Many school leaders and policy makers still express a high level of skepticism regarding social media’s potential as an educational tool. This is evident by administrative efforts across the country to block and ban the technology rather than engage it instructionally

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BTF stages walkout on education chief

BTF stages walkout on education chief | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
Friday may have proved the ultimate challenge for John B. King Jr.
The state education commissioner found himself thrust before a grouchy convention o...
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How Students Can Use Social Media To Actually Learn Real World Skills | Edudemic

How Students Can Use Social Media To Actually Learn Real World Skills | Edudemic | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it

Owing to the present difficult economic situation, financial literacy has turned out to be one of the hottest topics of discussion in the media. Being economically savvy is extremely important for making the type of smart money decisions, that’s essential for having a good standard of living.

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The 21st Century Principal: How to Engage in Using Social Media as a School Leader

The 21st Century Principal: How to Engage in Using Social Media as a School Leader | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it

Many school leaders and policy makers still express a high level of skepticism regarding social media’s potential as an educational tool. This is evident by administrative efforts across the country to block and ban the technology rather than engage it instructionally

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Pros and Cons of Social Media in Education | TOPYX Social LMS

How is social media changing education? Can this apply to corporate training as well?
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Kindergarteners Creating Screencasts

Kindergarteners Creating Screencasts | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
Students use of technology amazes my almost every day.  Today I showed 2nd graders a new publishing app on the ipads and as our time was ending for the day a student said, We don't even need Ms.
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#Satchat Recap 4.14.12 · bcurrie

Archive of #Satchat Twitter sessions. Join us every Saturday morning at 7:30am to discuss all things leadership and all things education.
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Parent-Teacher #PTchat Daily

Parent-Teacher #PTchat Daily | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
A personalized newspaper built from articles, blog posts, videos and photos selected by Joe Mazza.
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Public on Vimeo

Public on Vimeo | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
Vimeo is a respectful community of creative people who are passionate about sharing the videos they make. Use Vimeo if you want the best tools and highest quality video in the universe.
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Should You Flip Your Classroom?

Should You Flip Your Classroom? | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
Ramsey Musallam (@ramusallam on Twitter) is a high school chem teacher in San Francisco and teaches in the Masters of Ed. program at the University of San Francisco.
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Teaching with Compassion. Why I ‘Flip’. #flipclass

Teaching with Compassion. Why I ‘Flip’. #flipclass | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
My submission to the ISTE Community Point/Counterpoint question: “To Flip, or Not to Flip?” You can see the discussion on the ISTE Community Forum. Do I flip? Yes. Do I recommend it? Enthusias...
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2012 Annual Meeting Webcasts NCTM Dianne Ravitch Opening Speaker

NCTM serves math teachers, math educators, and administrators by providing math resources and professional development opportunities. Working for more and better math for all students.
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- 15 Sites for Finding Images and Clip Art for Education

- 15 Sites for Finding Images and Clip Art for Education | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
The Resource for Education Technology Leaders focusing on K-12 educators.
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Ways to Use ThingLink in the Classroom

ThingLink is a simple piece of code that users can install on their website or blog. This code allows teachers or students to designate parts of sites or pages (pictures, etc.) that will produce a pop-up with a description and or a link to something else on the web.

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29 Things I’ve Learned as an Administrator…So Far

29 Things I’ve Learned as an Administrator…So Far… | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
It’s February 29th.   Today reminds of 100s day, the day where teachers and students celebrate the 100th day of school with special activities and events centred around the number 100. So, t...
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Making Kindergarten Mandatory

Making Kindergarten Mandatory | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
Elementary school Principal Peter DeWitt writes about students' social and emotional health, and how educators can help young people find common ground. He can be found at www.petermdewitt.com.
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Second Grade Teachers

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A personalized newspaper built from articles, blog posts, videos and photos selected by Dorie Glynn.
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Common Core standards driving wedge in education circles

Common Core standards driving wedge in education circles | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
Two years ahead of its planned implementation, an effort to simplify building blocks of elementary and secondary education hits roadblocks.
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Cruikshank's View

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Simply Wrong

  Contained within the SED’s blueprint for middle level education, the Essential Elements of Standards-Focused Middle-Level Schools and Programs, you will find much written about the necessity for schools to be developmentally responsive to the students’ needs.  Currently, what is the most pressing need for students?  My faculty believes that it’s ADVOCACY.  Below is the perspective from one brave classroom teacher.  He eloquently states what we are feeling in reaction to forcing children to endure the exams which will not provide accurate information regarding our students, teachers, or administrators.  Bravo to those who believe that our children need a voice, that teaching is a noble profession, and that enough is enough.
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Shaping a Culture That Includes Every Family | District Administration Magazine

Shaping a Culture That Includes Every Family | District Administration Magazine | Interesting posts for 21st century teachers and educators | Scoop.it
News, Articles and Community for district-level decision makers in K-12 education. Magazine published monthly, with daily news and blogs and online content. Archives available.
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Social Media Guidelines

Steven Anderson (@ web20classroom on Twitter) is a District Instructional Technologist/Independent Educational Consultant with the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools in Winston-Salem, NC.
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