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LGBT role models in the teaching profession

LGBT role models in the teaching profession | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
RT @toadmeister: Excellent piece by Ed Watkins on being a gay teacher at the West London Free School http://t.co/dUjKzL8iQk
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History tour at Weber Center to honor vets on Veterans Day - La Crosse Tribune

History tour at Weber Center to honor vets on Veterans Day - La Crosse Tribune | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
The Wisconsin History Tour at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts in La Crosse will include special “Salute to Veteran History” events Tuesday.
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What Veterans Have Taught Me About Teaching - Huffington Post

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Just as much as students need concrete academic help, they need us to notice their drive and their struggle. We can do this by making sure that we acknowledge the work they're putting into the class, whether it's showing up in their grades or not....
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Democrats: History Is On Our Side. History: Good Luck With That. - The Federalist

Democrats: History Is On Our Side. History: Good Luck With That. - The Federalist | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
If many liberals seem unconcerned about their party’s future, it’s only because they’ve coalesced around a comforting notion: History belongs to us.
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3 Men With Surprising Roles In The Berlin Wall's History

Shadow of the Wall: 25 years after the night that the World changed, Berliners look back. Subscribe to Journeyman for daily current affairs and science reports: http://www.youtube.com/journeymanpi...
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7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills

7 Apps for Teaching Children Coding Skills | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
Digital learning specialist Anna Adam provides a quick overview of seven apps that are appropriate for teaching younger children one of the most critical 21st century skills: coding.
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Veterans Day History And Facts

Veterans Day History And Facts | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
Americans honor veterans and active members of the military Tuesday on Veterans Day. Among the vets celebrated in 2014 are people who served in World
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Mexico's History Is Even Richer Than We Thought

Mexico's History Is Even Richer Than We Thought | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
The city of Teotihuacan, mysteriously abandoned some 2,000 years ago, is home to an amazing array of ancient, but largely unfathomable, structures.

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LGBT role models in the teaching profession

LGBT role models in the teaching profession | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
RT @toadmeister: Excellent piece by Ed Watkins on being a gay teacher at the West London Free School http://t.co/dUjKzL8iQk
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Future teachers take on technology - Bloomington Pantagraph

Future teachers take on technology - Bloomington Pantagraph | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
NORMAL — Illinois State University theater education major Kelsey Kott realized her experience as a teacher would be different from her experience as a student.
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Every Teacher Is A Vocabulary Teacher

Every Teacher Is A Vocabulary Teacher | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
Every Teacher Is A Vocabulary Teacher

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Thanks to Right-Wing Lobbying, We're Teaching a Generation of Kids to Doubt Science and History

Thanks to Right-Wing Lobbying, We're Teaching a Generation of Kids to Doubt Science and History | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
Textbooks are one of the most vulnerable battlegrounds of the right-wing culture wars.
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Kentucky, Common Core and the New Social Studies Standards

Kentucky, Common Core and the New Social Studies Standards | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
All those fighting for the repeal of Common Core in Kentucky recently received some very hopeful news regarding the proposed Social Studies Standards poised for implementation in Frankfort. Origina...
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25 years since fall of the Berlin Wall, tracing a winding history - Christian Science Monitor

25 years since fall of the Berlin Wall, tracing a winding history - Christian Science Monitor | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
Germans and foreign tourists traced the route of the Cold War relic today, remembering a divided history and a wound that still figures prominently in the German psyche.
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History revealed by WWII wrecks in Norway's Arctic fjords - Alaska Dispatch

Diving expeditions are retrieving pieces of downed planes and other underwater relics, providing new information about Finnmark's role during the war.
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The long history of Chinese immigrants in the US - BBC News

The long history of Chinese immigrants in the US - BBC News | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
A new exhibition at the New York Historical Society explores the history of Chinese American families and their immigration records.
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25 Most Catastrophic Space Disasters in History

In an age where commercial space travel is nearly a reality and with movies like Hollywood blockbuster Gravity setting records, humans are firmly set with our eyes on the skies. However,...
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The Truth About World War I: The Hidden History

The hidden history of World War One: how and why the West almost committed suicide, and how far the shadows of the Great War stretch into the present - and the future. Freedomain Radio is...
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Rare Chinese Cultural Revolution photos on display

Rare Chinese Cultural Revolution photos on display | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
A collection of rare photographs from China's Cultural Revolution is on display in London for the first time since they were hidden for safekeeping nearly 45 years ago.
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Who are the World's Worst Serial Killers?

Who are the World's Worst Serial Killers? | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
Check out this horrifying list of the world's worst modern serial killers (since 1900) who worked alone in a non medical capacity. Th...
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Groups Supporting and Opposing Mainland China's Influence Clash in Hong Kong - YouTube

Demonstrators supporting and opposing mainland China's influence scuffle at a shopping district popular with mainland Chinese tourists, local media reports. ...
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Teacher spends two days as a student and is shocked at what she learns

Teacher spends two days as a student and is shocked at what she learns | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
'Teachers work hard, but I now think that conscientious students work harder. '
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The six common components of good-quality teaching

The six common components of good-quality teaching | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
Steve Higgins and Robert Coe made some waves last week when extracts of their Sutton Trust report focussed on popular teaching methods which, they claimed, are (...)

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SMARTERTEACHER's curator insight, November 12, 2014 1:00 PM

I like the list but would prefer that Content not be the first thing to show up.  There are a great many people who know content, but could not teach their way out of a paper bag. 

Ness Crouch's curator insight, July 9, 2015 8:20 PM

I certainly have to agree but could I add more? The only addition I think I would make would be having learners as the centre of all of the above. ;)

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When A Student Dies - Stories from the Front

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I remember meeting Griffin Huber on the first day of the Fall 2012 semester in my undergraduate New Testament Intro class.
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WHY MEN NEED VISIONS AND DREAMS - MYLES MUNROE - YouTube

LADIES MUST WATCH THIS. LADIES MUST WATCH THIS. This is so rich in information about so many issues that we do not consider when dating (and remember DATING ...
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Tweet from @History_Pics

Tweet from @History_Pics | History: it's your history too | Scoop.it
TIME magazine's definition of a perfect body in 1955. pic.twitter.com/C3nZ1Avsf7
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