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The Science Author Clive Thompson Does Not Think Tech Is Ruining Your Mind

The Science Author Clive Thompson Does Not Think Tech Is Ruining Your Mind | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Clive Thompson, author of the new book, “Smarter Than You Think: How Technology is Changing Our Minds for the Better,” argues that technology is making us more intelligent and creating an ambient awareness of the people around us.
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10 Steps to Developing a Powerful Learning Culture

10 Steps to Developing a Powerful Learning Culture | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
"Be the leader you wish you had." —Simon Sinek Professional learning in many districts must undergo radical reform, from a model that's outdated and ineffective to one that's personal, empowering, and owned by the learner. How can we create such a culture of ownership and empowerment? 1. Clearly define and articulate
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After 100 Years of the Same Teaching Model It’s Time to Throw Out the Playbook –

After 100 Years of the Same Teaching Model It’s Time to Throw Out the Playbook – | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
In looking back at my parents' education in the 1950s and 60s, and my own education in the 1990s and 2000s, I worry sometimes that despite the huge advances that we've seen in technology, not much has changed when it comes to how we view learning and how we design learning environments. The transmission model…
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5 groups of technology adopters. #edtech –

5 groups of technology adopters. #edtech – | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Globe editorial: Fix the grey area around Catholic school funding

Globe editorial: Fix the grey area around Catholic school funding | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Catholic schools should not be allowed to siphon non-Catholic students from the public system
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Teachers and Technology Must Not Be an Either/Or Dichotomy | EdSurge News

Teachers and Technology Must Not Be an Either/Or Dichotomy | EdSurge News | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
We must either: integrate technology or support teachers; teach traditionally or personalize learning; support districts or support charters; fun
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9 Personality Traits of the Most Persuasive People

9 Personality Traits of the Most Persuasive People | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
From introverts to extroverts, exceptionally persuasive people are a gloriously diverse group, but they share a few fundamental personality traits.
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The surprising thing Google learned about its employees — and what it means for today’s students

The surprising thing Google learned about its employees — and what it means for today’s students | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The top traits of success at Google sound more like what one gains as an English or theater major than as a programmer.
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Take Action

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Opportunities to Inform Policy

Schools benefit from the collective efforts of state and district leaders to ensure that all students become ready for college and a career through deeper learning. States and districts already have adopted rigorous academic standards for
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11 Things Very Successful People Do That 99 Percent of People Don't

11 Things Very Successful People Do That 99 Percent of People Don't | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Consistency is a big part of succeeding.
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These Are The Five Soft Skills Recruiters Want Most

These Are The Five Soft Skills Recruiters Want Most | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Things like time management and organization aren’t typically taught in school, but they are increasingly important in order to be competitive at work.
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Liberals spending $50M to teach students, teachers coding

Liberals spending $50M to teach students, teachers coding | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The Liberal government is following up on a budget promise to spend $50 million to help children learn to code as soon as they start school.
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How to improve the school results: not extra maths but music, loads of it

How to improve the school results: not extra maths but music, loads of it | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
A Bradford primary school wants the world to know its newfound Sats success is down to giving all children up to six hours of music a week
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Michael Fullan: The Critical Importance of Deep Learning for Students

Michael Fullan: The Critical Importance of Deep Learning for Students | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Teacher Union Reform Network of AFT and NEA Locals and Partners
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A Principal's Reflections: Scaffolding Questions to Develop Deeper Understanding

A Principal's Reflections: Scaffolding Questions to Develop Deeper Understanding | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
A blog about digital leadership, pedagogy, learning, and transformative change in education.
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ASCD EDge - 5 Things Great Principals Do Differently

ASCD EDge - 5 Things Great Principals Do Differently | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Why Schools Should Focus More on “Innovation” Than “EdTech” |  The Principal of Change

Why Schools Should Focus More on “Innovation” Than “EdTech” |  The Principal of Change | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
I received an excellent message from a friend of mine that I have made over the past couple of years, Donna DeSiato. Donna is the superintendent of East Syracuse Minoa School District, which I have…
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The Best Leaders Are Great Teachers

The Best Leaders Are Great Teachers | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
They personalize instruction to help their employees soar.
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A Principal's Reflections: To Improve Outcomes, We Need to Take a Critical Lens to Instructional Design

A Principal's Reflections: To Improve Outcomes, We Need to Take a Critical Lens to Instructional Design | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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Here's What Introverts Find so Annoying About What Extroverts Think

Here's What Introverts Find so Annoying About What Extroverts Think | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
If you're someone who clearly identifies with being on either side of the personality fence, you know how challenging it can be living and working with people who can be so different from yourself.
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How AR and VR Prepare Students for Jobs of the Future (and Save Districts Money) - EdSurge News

How AR and VR Prepare Students for Jobs of the Future (and Save Districts Money) - EdSurge News | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Imagine a high school student in your district. Her class is learning about muscles, but instead of watching a video or reading about it in a book, sh
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10 Characteristics of Professional Learning that Inspires Learner-Centered Innovation

10 Characteristics of Professional Learning that Inspires Learner-Centered Innovation | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Students need to grapple with problems and own their learning, and the same holds true for educators. The rally cries are clear: If you want to see learner-centered practices in the classroom, we n…
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5 Characteristics of People Who Inspire Others

5 Characteristics of People Who Inspire Others | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Nothing refreshes the soul more than being around another human being who inspires and lifts you to new dimensions. I yearn for these moments of inspiration and feel fortunate to feel inspired each day. When I think of people who have inspired me in the past and present, they tend to embody these five traits…
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Welcome to the Deep Learning Lab 2018 - NPDL Deep Learning Lab

Welcome to the Deep Learning Lab 2018 - NPDL Deep Learning Lab | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Join the Movement by registering now for the DLL 2018!
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Future Shifts - CUE Blog

Future Shifts - CUE Blog | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
“We are getting kids ready for jobs that do not exist” has been a mantra of frustration that has been bandied about the educational ecosystem for far more than the last several years.  A mantra that I believe to not only Continue Reading
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Mastery Transcripts to Replace Grades? - Modern Learners

Mastery Transcripts to Replace Grades? - Modern Learners | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
It is time to rethink the foundational elements of grades and high school transcripts in the US educational system. Scott Looney is leading the change.
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