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Teaching poor kids entrepreneurship

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The organisation which is teaching entrepreneurship skills to low-income US students to help the youngsters make the most of their lives.
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Schools training their own pupils to become teachers - Telegraph.co.uk

Schools training their own pupils to become teachers - Telegraph.co.uk | Developing Education | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Schools training their own pupils to become teachers Telegraph.co.uk The Government's flagship Teaching Schools are identifying pupils with an aptitude for the job, including leadership potential, good presentation skills and...
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A plea to put creativity back in American education. But was it there in the ... - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

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Teacher Appreciation Week 2014: 10 Heart-Warming Quotes to Share - International Business Times, India Edition

Teacher Appreciation Week 2014: 10 Heart-Warming Quotes to Share - International Business Times, India Edition | Developing Education | Scoop.it
International Business Times, India Edition Teacher Appreciation Week 2014: 10 Heart-Warming Quotes to Share International Business Times, India Edition Teacher Appreciation Week has begun in the United States and the National Teacher Day is only a...
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The Goal of Education Is Becoming - Education Week News

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The real goal of education, and of school, is becoming—becoming a "good" person and becoming a more capable person than when you started.
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Ground Works to start teaching garden - Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Ground Works to start teaching garden - Sioux Falls Argus Leader | Developing Education | Scoop.it
Ground Works to start teaching garden Sioux Falls Argus Leader "Eighteen months ago we approached the Arboretum education committee with the broad idea of an arboretum teaching garden and demonstration center, which would allow space for (South...
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The Countries Where Youth Are Doing The Best And The Worst

The Countries Where Youth Are Doing The Best And The Worst | Developing Education | Scoop.it
Which countries are the best for people under 25--who now make up half the world's population?
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Web Literacy Learning Pathways

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A remix of Laura Hilliger's original work on pre-requisite and next steps for Web Literacy learning pathways.

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Jamie Torgerson Willett's curator insight, April 13, 2014 10:03 PM

Amazing Chart!  Great way to see the scope and sequence of developing information literacy skills.  

petra zuiderwijk's curator insight, April 25, 2014 2:10 AM

Je kan dit zelf aanpassen of maken met de HTML software die erachter zit.

Al Post's curator insight, April 27, 2014 10:44 PM

Even if you're not interested in "Web Literacy" - check out this web interface and think of how it could be used in other ways to assist people in learning new skills.

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Learning to pass is failing to learn - Innovate My School

Learning to pass is failing to learn - Innovate My School | Developing Education | Scoop.it
Pupils have to put a great deal of work into meeting exam criteria, and teachers have to make sure that their students pass each assignment. However, how do you fit in learning for the sake of learning?
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4 Ways Homeschoolers Use Technology To Teach and Educate Their Children

4 Ways Homeschoolers Use Technology To Teach and Educate Their Children | Developing Education | Scoop.it
You'll be hard pressed to find a parent who doesn't want the best for their child. It's a biological trait that is baked into each parent, like a microchip in a cellphone. A huge part of that involves making sure they have the very best education.
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10 Profound Children's Book Quotes That Probably Changed Your Life - Parade

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10 Profound Children's Book Quotes That Probably Changed Your Life Parade Think back to the books you read as a kid—chances are there was that one line from that one book that completely changed the way you thought about life, whether it was the...
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Danville teacher inspires students by opening up their imaginations - Contra Costa Times

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Danville teacher inspires students by opening up their imaginations
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DANVILLE -- When Kimberley Gilles teaches the classic Victorian novel "Great Expectations" to her students, it's hardly a prim and stuffy affair.
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Let the Children Play - The American Interest

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Many children learn best through imaginative play, but for over a decade now unscheduled free play time for children has been declining. Over at The Atlantic, Hanna Rosin has an excellent piece exploring why children are ...
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In prison and getting an education - Marketplace.org

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In prison and getting an education
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Earlier this spring, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo presented a new plan for higher education.
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Education: Measuring for Success in Today’s World

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It’s been said that learning is what most adults will do for a living in the 21st century. Sound a little exhausting? The fact is that there are fewer and fewer jobs being created that rely on rote tasks and memorization.
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Mitchell: Education 'reinvented' often with no results - Jackson Clarion Ledger

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Mitchell: Education 'reinvented' often with no results Jackson Clarion Ledger Mississippi still doesn't spend as much as other locales in support of public schools, but overall, Pearson says, the proportion of Gross National Product that Americans...
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In Front of Classroom: When did teaching lose luster? - Florida Today

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In Front of Classroom: When did teaching lose luster?
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It's no wonder that teacher appreciation week is celebrated once a year around the country. The profession is losing its luster.
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Using mobile phones to collect data in the education sector in Uganda

Using mobile phones to collect data in the education sector in Uganda | Developing Education | Scoop.it
Much has been made of the potential use of mobile phones to help collect, verify and disseminate information quickly, widely and cheaply in support of activities in the education sector.
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Everyone Should Teach Writing - Inside Higher Ed

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Everyone Should Teach Writing Inside Higher Ed Most of my faculty colleagues agree that Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC), in which the task of teaching writing is one assigned to all professors, not just those who teach English or composition,...
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for the love of learning: Excellence in education requires equity, not ...

for the love of learning: Excellence in education requires equity, not ... | Developing Education | Scoop.it
I wish to challenge 'traditional' schooling while exploring more progressive forms of education. I intend on using this blog to uproot some of the most deeply rooted myths that continue to distract people from a love for learning.
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BRAC's Private Schools: A Changing Educational Landscape ...

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BRAC, the largest non-governmental organization in the world currently operates 40000 schools, with 700000 students enrolled all over the world. ...
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How to Teach Kids About Sustainability | Care2 Causes

How to Teach Kids About Sustainability | Care2 Causes | Developing Education | Scoop.it
The Center for Ecoliteracy, a nonprofit advancing ecological education in K-12 schools, believes the best hope for learning to live sustainably comes from schooling that is “smart by nature.” This includes weaving the following ...
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Teaching Our Boys to Face the Competitive Landscape of Today's World - Huffington Post

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Teaching Our Boys to Face the Competitive Landscape of Today's World Huffington Post Last week someone asked me a thought-provoking question about the dwindling engagement of young men in our educational system: did I believe that there is a...
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K-12 Education in a Post-Literate Age - Education Week News

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American schools have entered the Age of Post-Literacy. Books, long idealized as foundational shapers of intellect, no longer mold young people's minds.
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The Upside Case Of A College Education In One Chart | Zero Hedge

The Upside Case Of A College Education In One Chart | Zero Hedge | Developing Education | Scoop.it
Late last night we presented a scathing report highlighting the extensive downside case why a college education may be best described as a "waste of time and money." But surely it can't be all "cons" - after all, with student ...
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