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10 Characteristics of a LeadUp Teacher - LeadUpNow

10 Characteristics of a LeadUp Teacher - LeadUpNow | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
    A LeadUp Teacher undoubtedly possesses many characteristics! Innovative, inspiring, and empowering just to name a few. What would you add to these 10 Defining Characteristics of a LeadUp Teacher?   Continually Curious A LeadUp Teacher is adept at asking questions. What is…, how does it work, is there Read More
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How Can High-Poverty Schools Engage Families and the Community?

How Can High-Poverty Schools Engage Families and the Community? | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
High-poverty schools can involve students' families through home visits and by joining the community's safety net to provide social and medical services for those in need.
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One Reason the ‘Learning Styles’ Myth Persists

One Reason the ‘Learning Styles’ Myth Persists | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
Even educators making good-faith efforts to get to the truth have to deal with a wave of online misinformation.
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WeAreTeachers: How to Teach a Middle School Class in 49 Easy Steps

WeAreTeachers: How to Teach a Middle School Class in 49 Easy Steps | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
Anyone can do it! Maybe.
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Middle Grades Kids Need Field Trips

Middle Grades Kids Need Field Trips | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
Field trips are important for young adolescents still making connections between content and the real world, says school leader Mike Janatovich. Tips included.
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Self-Regulation & Social Emotional Education @ Uplands

Self-Regulation & Social Emotional Education @ Uplands | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
by DLCoach, Lori Wettstein
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How To Stop Your Daughter's Self-Esteem From Plummeting

How To Stop Your Daughter's Self-Esteem From Plummeting | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
Self-esteem and mental health in girls almost universally plummets between the ages of nine and 13.
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Shelley Moore: Transforming Inclusive Education

Shelley Moore, of The University of British Columbia, is one of the Top 25 finalists in SSHRC's 2016 Storytellers challenge. The annual competitio
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The surprising habits of original thinkers

The surprising habits of original thinkers | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
How do creative people come up with great ideas? Organizational psychologist Adam Grant studies "originals": thinkers who dream up new ideas and take action to put them into the world. In this talk, learn three unexpected habits of originals -- including embracing failure. "The greatest originals are the ones who fail the most, because they're the ones who try the most," Grant says. "You need a lot of bad ideas in order to get a few good ones."
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Personalizing Learning for Today’s Students

Personalizing Learning for Today’s Students | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
In Learning Personalized, Allison Zmuda and her co-authors do not shy away from wading into the messiness of designing learning that benefits every student.
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Looping in Education – Time to Make It a Fundamental Practice?

Looping in Education – Time to Make It a Fundamental Practice? | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
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How Kids Learn Resilience

How Kids Learn Resilience | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
In recent years, the idea that educators should be teaching kids qualities like grit and self-control has caught on. Successful strategies, though, are hard to come by.

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Are Learning Styles Real - and Useful?

Are Learning Styles Real - and Useful? | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
We've collected nine varying opinions from learning experts about whether the idea of learning styles is valid and a useful addition to a teacher's toolkit.
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Harnessing the power of GEEK in the classroom | Ryan Radford | TEDxLangleyED

The term “geek” brings forward a different vision to everyone. In this talk, Ryan discusses philosophies, strategies, and outcomes of building a communit
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The INSPIRE Project

The INSPIRE Project | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
Check out my idea for CST Inspired Minds Learning Project! http://learningproject.cst.org/ideas/1033
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Digital Citizenship: Resource Roundup

Digital Citizenship: Resource Roundup | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
Check out Edutopia's collection of articles, videos, and other resources on internet safety, cyberbullying, digital responsibility, and media and digital literacy.
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13 Helpful Phrases You Can Say to Calm an Anxious Child - Lemon Lime Adventures

13 Helpful Phrases You Can Say to Calm an Anxious Child - Lemon Lime Adventures | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
Are you curious how you can help calm an anxious child? Rather than telling your child “You’ll be fine,” or “Don’t worry about it,” try one of thes
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Mindfulness and Character Strengths in Schools

Mindfulness and Character Strengths in Schools | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
The integration of character strengths and mindfulness in the classroom has arrived! Check out the innovative approach being taken at the Wilderness School in Australia.
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A Gay Danish?

A Gay Danish? | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
Ok, so this story is about my mom…well not completely, but it starts with her. But before I go further I should tell you a little bit about her. Imagine a 5’2 3/4” tall, cute, nice, 63 year old with great skin. And now add a homemade colourful fluorescent moo-moo with matching crocs and a…
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WeAreTeachers: 10 Things About Childhood Trauma Every Teacher Needs to Know

WeAreTeachers: 10 Things About Childhood Trauma Every Teacher Needs to Know | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
For children who have experienced trauma, learning can be a big struggle. Here are expert tips for understanding kids who have been through trauma, plus strategies for helping them.
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Is Busy killing learning?

Is Busy killing learning? | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
Recently I saw a video by John Spencer that about his "Break up with Busy" It resonated with me. I have made myself consumed by busy ever since I started teaching. I justified it as advancing my career and becoming a better teacher. I participated on countless committees, became department chair, and ended up Union…
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10 Great Critical Thinking Activities That Engage Your Students

10 Great Critical Thinking Activities That Engage Your Students | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | 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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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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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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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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8 Things I Know for Sure About Middle School Kids

8 Things I Know for Sure About Middle School Kids | Leadership With Purpose: Random Curation Of A Passionate Educator | Scoop.it
I never planned to teach middle school. But once I started, I never looked back. And I became an expert on the idiosyncrasies of sixth, seventh, and eighth
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