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How Successful Careers Begin in School

How Successful Careers Begin in School | Back to School Survivor | Scoop.it

Principal Jeffrey McClellan (above, center) leads MC2 STEM High School, a small public school in Cleveland, Ohio, where high expectations and a family-like culture help students discover their career paths.

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Technology Ice Breakers for Back-to-School

Technology Ice Breakers for Back-to-School | Back to School Survivor | Scoop.it
Ice Breakers are the introductory norm for classrooms full of new students, but you can add interest and innovation to the getting-to-know-you process with manageable web tools.
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Mr. Vasicek's Classroom Music Playlist | Scholastic.com

Mr. Vasicek's Classroom Music Playlist | Scholastic.com | Back to School Survivor | Scoop.it
After reading my post "Music to Manage Your Classroom," some of you wanted to know some good tunes to play in your classroom. Grab your iTunes gift card and get ready to download some of the songs I use regularly in my classroom. Enjoy!
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The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom: Back To School - How Do You Have A Great Start To The Year?

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How Do You Have A Great Start To The Year?

Last week I asked what you do to have a great start to the year. The results are pretty cool. Loads of great ideas you can take into your first couple of days with your kids.

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Dealing With Difficult Students: The First Critical Step — Smart Classroom Management

Dealing With Difficult Students: The First Critical Step — Smart Classroom Management | Back to School Survivor | Scoop.it
So you have a new student this year who is unlike anything you’ve ever experienced. It’s as if he (or she) has never been to school before. He is needy, highly emotional, and aggravating to other students.
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Have Students Create Their End-of-Year Legacy Now

Have Students Create Their End-of-Year Legacy Now | Back to School Survivor | Scoop.it
Ask your students to imagine themselves at an assembly in June. All of their classmates, teachers, staff, even parents are there.
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Successful Teaching: New Teacher Advice

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New Teacher Advice: Next week, our teachers will return to school and get ready to start the new school year...

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Ten Reasons to Be a Connected Educator | Venspired Learning

Ten Reasons to Be a Connected Educator | Venspired Learning | Back to School Survivor | Scoop.it

Reason 10: Resources! Others bring resources to you. HUGE timesaver. Hashtags (such as #edchat, #scichat, #elemchat, #gtchat) let you focus on what you need to find and when! Who has time to sit around searching Google for resources that may or may not be good? Not me. Through the Twitter stream, I’ve found apps and other tech tools that were tested and recommended by other teachers!

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Parent-Teacher Connection: In a Million Words or Less | MiddleWeb

Parent-Teacher Connection: In a Million Words or Less | MiddleWeb | Back to School Survivor | Scoop.it
The Million Words tool works this way: In the first month of school, the teacher asks parents to tell you about their child, in a million words or less.
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6 powerful strategies for paradigm-shifting teacher PD | Connected Principals

6 powerful strategies for paradigm-shifting teacher PD | Connected Principals | Back to School Survivor | Scoop.it

As educators and leaders, we need to re-think every aspect of our professional practice to consider 'could we be doing this better?' Here is a brain-dump of the 6 most powerful strategies that I have used or in which I have participated....

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