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Dartmouth College Ending Advanced Placement Credit - Higher ...

CONCORD, N.H. — High school students hoping to earn college credits through Advanced Placement exams soon will be out of luck at Dartmouth College, which has concluded the tests aren't as rigorous as its own classes.
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Why our students need co-curricular, not extra-curricular, activities

Why our students need co-curricular, not extra-curricular, activities | All Things Education | Scoop.it
Skills development should be embedded in academic programmes, rather than an add-on, to give students the best chance of shaping their future, says Marilyn Andrews (RT @aristotlecircle: Why our students need co-curricular, not extra-curricular, activities...
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The Power of Teamwork

http://www.ribi.biz/enq What is the secret to teamwork? Inspired by the Ultimate Team. By Blue Angel pilot, Scott Beare & award-winning designer Michael McMi...
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How Can Teachers Prepare Kids for a Connected World?

How Can Teachers Prepare Kids for a Connected World? | All Things Education | Scoop.it
Educators are always striving to find ways to make curriculum relevant in students’ everyday lives. More and more teachers are using social media around les
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50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About - Edudemic

50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About - Edudemic | All Things Education | Scoop.it
50 Education Technology Tools Every Teacher Should Know About - Lists of great technology tools for teachers broken down by category - Learning, Lesson planning, etc
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Technology without Supports: Like Cotton Candy for Breakfast

Technology without Supports: Like Cotton Candy for Breakfast | All Things Education | Scoop.it
Robert Slavin is the director of the Center for Research and Reform in Education at Johns Hopkins University and co-founder and chairman of the Success for All Foundation.
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Genius Hour

English 10 video explaining what Genius Hour is all about - the inspiration for Fraser Heights Secondary courses titled "Project Design and Development for g...
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2 Pi: Rhymes And Radii : NPR

2 Pi: Rhymes And Radii : NPR | All Things Education | Scoop.it
High school math teacher Jake Scott teaches his students with the help of his hip-hop alias, 2 Pi. By rapping about equations and formulas, Scott helps students remember his lessons and forges a deeper connection with them.
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Blogging In The Classroom: A 4-Step Guide - Edudemic

Blogging In The Classroom: A 4-Step Guide - Edudemic | All Things Education | Scoop.it
As this visualization from the always wonderful langwitches explains, 21st century skills are learned and enhanced by blogging in the classroom.
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Two Education Crises: Which is Fake, Which Real?

Two Education Crises: Which is Fake, Which Real? | All Things Education | Scoop.it
Anthony Cody spent 24 years working in Oakland schools, 18 of them as a science teacher at a high needs middle school. He is National Board certified, and now leads workshops with teachers focused on Project Based Learning.
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I Was Taught A Lot of Things

I Was Taught A Lot of Things | All Things Education | Scoop.it
I was taught that the textbook was my guide.  I now know my students are my guide.  I was taught that the thing to teach next was the chapter coming up.  I now know that it depends on what their qu
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Is Social Media Right For Your School? - Edudemic

Is Social Media Right For Your School? - Edudemic | All Things Education | Scoop.it
A new infographic examines the pros and cons of social media in schools and asks the big question: is social media right for your school?
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13 Sacred Cows in Schools (and what to do about them)

13 Sacred Cows in Schools (and what to do about them) | All Things Education | Scoop.it
Sacred Cow (def’n): Something which cannot be tampered with, or criticized, for fear of public outcry. A person, institution, belief system, etc. which, for no reason other than the demands o...
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Remainders: When high expectations need a sliding scale | GothamSchools

Remainders: When high expectations need a sliding scale | GothamSchools | All Things Education | Scoop.it
A Philly KIPP teacher argues that sometimes the high-expectations scale should slide. (Notebook) Study: high VAM teachers are not more likely to improve
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Tips for Future Educators: Social Media and the 21st Century

Tips for Future Educators: Social Media and the 21st Century | All Things Education | Scoop.it
Future educators who want to get a jump on their careers should join social media sites like Twitter, Google+, and LinkedIn.
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Why Exercise May Do A Teenage Mind Good : NPR

Why Exercise May Do A Teenage Mind Good : NPR | All Things Education | Scoop.it
Researchers find that when young people exercise, their mental health improves through a more positive self-image and through winning friends.
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A Literacy-Rich Classroom Environment Supports the Common Core: Infographic | Learning Unlimited | Research-based Literacy Strategies

A Literacy-Rich Classroom Environment Supports the Common Core: Infographic | Learning Unlimited | Research-based Literacy Strategies | All Things Education | Scoop.it
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