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Virtual Reality, the Next Generation of E-Learning in Schools —

Virtual Reality, the Next Generation of E-Learning in Schools — | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Co-Authors:   Kris Kolo, Harry Evry, Carlos J. Ochoa, Rachel Ralph, Derek Jacoby, Yvonne Coady, Craig Vezina, Alisher Farhadi, Ross Cohen

















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25 FUN Makerspace (STEM / STEAM) Projects For Kids | Makerspaces.com – ManufacturingStories

25 FUN Makerspace (STEM / STEAM) Projects For Kids | Makerspaces.com – ManufacturingStories | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
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5 Reasons Professional Development is NOT Transforming Learning

5 Reasons Professional Development is NOT Transforming Learning | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Have you ever left a meeting, PLC, or any other professional development session wondering what the purpose of the time together was and still unclear about what is expected of you?  Unfortunately,…
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The Positive Effects of Compassionate Leadership | Engagedly

The Positive Effects of Compassionate Leadership | Engagedly | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Can compassionate leaders affect organizations positively and transform them? Request a demo!
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Making Sure Your Praise Is Effective

Making Sure Your Praise Is Effective | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Research-backed ideas on how to give meaningful praise to inspire and reinforce positive behavior.
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Arianna Huffington: 10 Ways to Actually, Finally Improve Company Culture

Arianna Huffington: 10 Ways to Actually, Finally Improve Company Culture | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
There are endless truisms about the importance of company culture — so many that the idea of a strong one has become a cliché
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Is video gaming the new high school sport?

Is video gaming the new high school sport? | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
High schools are catching on to the next new student trend--esports, driven by incredibly popular followings of online games.
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Schools turn to teachers and snub DfE for education technology advice, survey finds

Schools turn to teachers and snub DfE for education technology advice, survey finds | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Primaries want education technology to enhance parental communications, while secondaries want it for classroom content
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Ten ideas for 'engaging men' in gender equality - Women's Agenda

Ten ideas for 'engaging men' in gender equality - Women's Agenda | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Men play a fundamental role in addressing gender inequality and there are a number of fundamental tools that can help, according to Lisa Annese. The CEO of the Diversity Council of Australia tells me her organisation is pragmatic in its approach to assisting its member organisations in their diversity and inclusion strategies. As such, she …
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The Disruption of Digital Learning: Ten Things We Have Learned

The Disruption of Digital Learning: Ten Things We Have Learned | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Digital learning is here: what are the ten trends to make sense of this new landscape?
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Sustainability in schools

Sustainability in schools | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Paul Cabrelli looks at how schools can become sustainable, the 8 gateways to sustainability, the culture and leadership of sustainability
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How social media is connecting people living with illness - Health

How social media is connecting people living with illness - Health | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Turning to the internet for medical advice can be a bad idea. But what about turning to Facebook to find others going through the same thing as you?
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Reflective Practices As Embedded Instructional, Cultural Design | Blog | Project Based Learning | BIE

Reflective Practices As Embedded Instructional, Cultural Design | Blog | Project Based Learning | BIE | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
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10 Important Ways To Teach Kids Empathy

10 Important Ways To Teach Kids Empathy | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Who doesn’t want a child who truly cares about others! Teaching kids’ empathy is like raising a compassionate kid. But we know that kids do not have cognitive skills to appreciate the concept of empathy until they turn 8 or 9 years old. So, how to teach kids empathy? It is never too early to focus on empathy for kids at home or outside. There are few ways to nurture these budding little ones.
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7 Qualities That Promote Teacher Leadership in Schools

7 Qualities That Promote Teacher Leadership in Schools | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Empowering teachers to lead and learn from other teacher-leaders can improve the learning experience for students.
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Neuroplasticity: The 10 Fundamentals Of Rewiring Your Brain - Reset.me

Neuroplasticity: The 10 Fundamentals Of Rewiring Your Brain - Reset.me | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Neuroplasticity has become a buzzword in psychology and scientific circles, as well as outside of them, promising that you can “re-wire” your brain to improve everything from health and mental wellbeing to quality of life. There’s a lot of conflicting, misleading, and erroneous information out there. So, exactly how does it work?
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Growth Mindset resource and

Growth Mindset resource and | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
How do you teach a Growth Mindset? By letting students struggle and share. This activity has been used by thousands of educators to teach Growth Mindset.
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63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World

63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World
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Cyberbullying is NOT a technology issue-here’s how to really combat it.

Cyberbullying is NOT a technology issue-here’s how to really combat it. | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
If schools and parents want to combat cyberbullying, they need to understand relational aggression first.
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Keeping up to speed: How a new learning mindset is transforming today's workplace

Keeping up to speed: How a new learning mindset is transforming today's workplace | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Download this guide to learn about this new ecosystem of learning where “information is cheap and easy to come by” to help you navigate concerns.
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20 Excellent Apps for University Students

20 Excellent Apps for University Students | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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Boarding's bright future

Boarding's bright future | Boarding Schools | Scoop.it
Boarding might have changed significantly but educators believe it still teaches some timeless lessons.
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