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Building a Metacognitive Classroom

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Teaching students about neuroplasticity and the brain’s potential can have a positive effect on their self-perceptions and expectations for success in school.
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Exploring the Benefit Mindset

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Helping students see how they can have a positive influence on their community and the world goes beyond teaching and modeling empathy.
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7 Productivity Things We Can Learn From Ants

7 Productivity Things We Can Learn From Ants | Ed World | Scoop.it
Productivity lesson from ants #1: Take small steps and avoid multitasking. Check here to check out the full post.
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Principal-Training Secrets Shared by the World's Top School Systems

Principal-Training Secrets Shared by the World's Top School Systems | Ed World | Scoop.it
The school systems that perform the best on international tests have something in common: they take a systemic approach to recruiting, training, and deploying school leaders, according to a new report.
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Why It’s So Hard for Teachers to Take Care of Themselves (and 4 Ways to Start)

Why It’s So Hard for Teachers to Take Care of Themselves (and 4 Ways to Start) | Ed World | Scoop.it
As a whole, teachers aren't great about taking care of themselves. But that can change, and these four steps can help make that happen.
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Ten books every teacher should read

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In the last decade, a wealth of books has brought together ideas to help teachers have the greatest impact on student learning. Here are just a few
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The case for eliminating letter grades, according to a school with too many straight-A students

The case for eliminating letter grades, according to a school with too many straight-A students | Ed World | Scoop.it
Mary Lawlor has taught sixth-grade English for more than 20 years. For almost all of that time, she hated giving grades. The high-achievers always freaked out, lining up at her door in tears because they wanted higher marks. “It bred all these perfectionists [who] were not resilient and just focused on a number,” sh
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Top 10 skills middle school students need to thrive, and how parents can help

Top 10 skills middle school students need to thrive, and how parents can help | Ed World | Scoop.it
Middle school can be a bumpy road while kids figure out who they are. There are ways parents can help them navigate the choppy waters.
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How Schools Build A Positive Culture Through Advisory

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Having a consistent advisory group for several years provides students with a "school family" with whom they can share goals, struggles and triumphs.
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Gmail: Set Up Canned Responses - Teacher Tech

Gmail: Set Up Canned Responses - Teacher Tech | Ed World | Scoop.it
Gmail canned responses allows you to send the same email content repeatedly without having to retype or copy and paste the email.
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All Educators Are Negotiators

All Educators Are Negotiators | Ed World | Scoop.it
To move complex initiatives forward, finesse your negotiating skills and avoid pitfalls that block collaboration
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Restorative Justice in School: An Overview

Restorative Justice in School: An Overview | Ed World | Scoop.it
Instead of looking for ways to make punishments stricter, restorative justice seeks to build relationships and repair harm. Learn more about how this holistic approach works and how you can get started.
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Co-Teaching: How to Make it Work

Co-Teaching: How to Make it Work | Ed World | Scoop.it
When done well, co-teaching offers benefits for both students and teachers. When not done well, it can be confusing or downright frustrating for all involved.
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Newsela | Instructional Content Platform

Newsela | Instructional Content Platform | Ed World | Scoop.it
Newsela is an Instructional Content Platform that supercharges reading engagement and learning in every subject.
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When Coaching Teachers Has Curiosity As Its Primary Goal

When Coaching Teachers Has Curiosity As Its Primary Goal | Ed World | Scoop.it
Leaders at the British International School in Shanghai are using a coaching model to help teachers develop individual lines of inquiry into their own teaching
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Introducing the One-Sentence Lesson Plan

Introducing the One-Sentence Lesson Plan | Ed World | Scoop.it
Focus your planning by getting clear on just three things: the WHAT, the HOW, and the WHY.
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21 Essential Life Skills For Teens To Learn

21 Essential Life Skills For Teens To Learn | Ed World | Scoop.it
As a parent, teach the essential everyday life skills for teens that help them transform into happier adults and to learn basic living skills.
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Tips for Helping Kids Adopt a Growth Mindset

Tips for Helping Kids Adopt a Growth Mindset | Ed World | Scoop.it
Parents and educators can teach kids to change their fixed mindsets and see more potential in themselves and other people.
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6 Ways to Check-In with Teens - Center for Adolescent Studies

6 Ways to Check-In with Teens - Center for Adolescent Studies | Ed World | Scoop.it
Group work with teens can be both challenging and extremely rewarding. One of the responsibilities we as facilitators are charged with is mixing up content to curtail boredom—the feeling in youth that can easily snowball into disengagement, detachment, and less buy-in. When facilitating group work, whether it’s therapy-based, skills-based, or even a traditional classroom (yes that’s still a group!), one …
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How Design Thinking Became a Buzzword at School

How Design Thinking Became a Buzzword at School | Ed World | Scoop.it
The trendy concept is in high demand among educators, but its specifics are vague.
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16 Books About Learning Every Teacher Should Read

16 Books About Learning Every Teacher Should Read | Ed World | Scoop.it
16 Books About Learning Every Teacher Should Read
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Early school starts pit teens in a conflict between society, biology

Early school starts pit teens in a conflict between society, biology | Ed World | Scoop.it
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