Recommended resources
25 views | +0 today
Follow
Recommended resources
Here's a compilation of recently shared resources from within our community.
Curated by Julie Alonso
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

Using E-Portfolios in the Classroom

Using E-Portfolios in the Classroom | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
Edutopia blogger Mary Beth Hertz walks you through a helpful checklist to determine which e-portfolio would best suit your needs.
Julie Alonso's insight:

Thanks Jij! This looks promising.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

The Touch-Screen Generation

The Touch-Screen Generation | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
Young children—even toddlers—are spending more and more time with digital technology. What will it mean for their development?
Julie Alonso's insight:

Thank you, AMC!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

Schools Set Boundaries for Use of Students' Digital Devices

Schools Set Boundaries for Use of Students' Digital Devices | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
Crafting smart policies that outline privileges and restrictions will help keep schools on track for responsible yet dynamic use of student-owned tech tools.
Julie Alonso's insight:

Thanks, Flora!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

Teaching Lessons

Teaching Lessons | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
When faithfully implemented, the Responsive Classroom approach correlates with an almost 20-point gain on state standardized test scores in reading and math.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

Little Brother

Little Brother | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
Marcus, a.k.a “w1n5t0n,” is only seventeen years old, but he figures he already knows how the system works–and how to work the system.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

Current Events: text, images, music, video | Glogster EDU - 21st century multimedia tool for educators, teachers and students

Current Events: text, images, music, video | Glogster EDU - 21st century multimedia tool for educators, teachers and students | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
See the Glog!Current Events: text, images, music, video | Glogster EDU - 21st century multimedia tool for educators, teachers and students...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

"Boy" How Much Has Changed...

"Boy" How Much Has Changed... | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
Over 6 years ago I remember having a phone interview for Town School for Boys.  I clearly remember one of the questions by C.S.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

TSB Social Networking links

TSB Social Networking links | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
Here are the links that everyone shared during the recent Wednesday afternoon twitter/edmodo meeting with Jared and Kristen.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

Election Resources

NCTM serves math teachers, math educators, and administrators by providing math resources and professional development opportunities. Working for more and better math for all students.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

Can Emotional Intelligence Be Taught?

Can Emotional Intelligence Be Taught? | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
If everybody knows that test scores and grades aren’t the keys to success, how do we teach, and measure, the things that are?
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

192 Sites For Free Children's Books Online

192 Sites For Free Children's Books Online | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
More than 100 places to get your free children's books legally. You can view it online or download it for free.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Julie Alonso from Digital citizens in school
Scoop.it!

Ereader Tool for Schools | Gobstopper

Ereader Tool for Schools | Gobstopper | Recommended resources | Scoop.it

Gobstopper is an ereader tool for schools that allows humanities teachers to put questions, quizzes, and video directly into the ereader text.


Via Sam Boswell
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

John Cleese on the 5 Factors to Make Your Life More Creative

John Cleese on the 5 Factors to Make Your Life More Creative | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
"Creativity is not a talent. It is a way of operating."

Much has been said about how creativity works, its secrets, its origins, and what
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

Deb Roy: The birth of a word | Video on TED.com

TED Talks MIT researcher Deb Roy wanted to understand how his infant son learned language -- so he wired up his house with videocameras to catch every moment (with exceptions) of his son's life, then parsed 90,000 hours of home video to watch...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

PD: How do educators get to know what they don’t know?

PD: How do educators get to know what they don’t know? | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
When it comes to education reform, there are in general two major camps, but there are also several variations of each.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

Videos, Common Core Resources And Lesson Plans For Teachers: Teaching Channel

Videos, Common Core Resources And Lesson Plans For Teachers: Teaching Channel | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
For Common Core resources, teacher videos, strategies and lesson plans, go to Teaching Channel. Find great ideas and strategies in classroom teaching videos covering Math, Science, English, History and more.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

The Flip: End of a Love Affair

The Flip: End of a Love Affair | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
Most teachers who opt for the flipped classroom strategy are not pursuing a student-centered approach to learning. The traditional model is simply being reversed.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Julie Alonso
Scoop.it!

An Unexpected Ass Kicking | Blog Of Impossible Things

An Unexpected Ass Kicking | Blog Of Impossible Things | Recommended resources | Scoop.it
One afternoon in Portland, I walked into World Cup & Tea to do some work.
more...
No comment yet.