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Educational Handouts and Tips | Popular Education Hashtags | November Learning

Educational Handouts and Tips | Popular Education Hashtags | November Learning | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
RSS, podcasts, screencasts and more. Our team has designed educational handouts that can make any user comfortable with the latest technology tools.

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Best Apps for Teachers and Educators

Best Apps for Teachers and Educators | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Regarded as one of the most important jobs in creating a better future, teaching children is often considered to be a priority for many people. Although not a job that is exclusive to professional teachers, teaching is a skill that is applicable across all age groups from the home to the workplace. As tools and technology continue to be developed to make the teaching and understanding process easier, mobile apps have also emerged as one of the most popular teaching tools. With so many available, this article discusses the best ones that can be used to make the teaching process as easy and intuitive as possible.
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Building a Metacognitive Classroom

Building a Metacognitive Classroom | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
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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8 Ways to Help Older Kids Develop a Sense of Imagination | MindShift | KQED News

8 Ways to Help Older Kids Develop a Sense of Imagination | MindShift | KQED News | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
As kids get older, the activities that cultivate imagination often get sidelined by the demands of academics. Professor Wendy Ostroff explains why imagination
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50 Awesome Apps that Integrate with Google Classroom

50 Awesome Apps that Integrate with Google Classroom | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Check out this list of 50 Awesome Apps that Integrate with Google Classroom! Did you know that Google Classroom plays well with others? Yep! Google is known for making their applications open to working with third-party applications, and Google Classroom is no exception.
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Weebly is the easiest way to create a website or blog

Weebly is the easiest way to create a website or blog | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Named one of TIME's 50 Best Websites, Weebly gives everyone a surprisingly easy way to create a unique site. Make a free website, blog or online store with our powerful website builder.

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I've used weebly for my blog... Its very easy to optimize and publish.
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8 Ways to Encourage Family Engagement in Secondary Schools | Edutopia

8 Ways to Encourage Family Engagement in Secondary Schools | Edutopia | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
When a school makes the decision to actively engage its diverse community of families, the benefits far outweigh the effort. Check out these eight ways to do it.

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18 Challenges for Teachers in 2018 © (FREE eBook!) | Shake Up Learning

18 Challenges for Teachers in 2018 © (FREE eBook!) | Shake Up Learning | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Who’s ready to kick off 2018 with a bang? I am, and I have put together some AWESOME challenges for any teacher that wants to kick things up a notch in the classroom this year. This is Shake Up Learning’s annual 18 Challenges for Teachers for 2018!



Inside this free, 83-page eBook download, you will find a series of 18 challenges that will challenge educators to try something new in their classroom in 2018! New ideas, new apps, new features, G Suite tips, and some fun extras along the way.

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Free Screen Recorder - Chromebook - Screencast-O-Matic

Free Screen Recorder - Chromebook - Screencast-O-Matic | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
With our easy-to-use, free screen recorder for Windows and Mac you can capture any area of your screen and add webcam video and narration from your mic

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Applying Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs to the Use of Educational Technology

Applying Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs to the Use of Educational Technology | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it

Putting the technology into the hands of students and helping them to understand how to use it in a way that leads to their own self-actualisation can also be a perfectly legitimate goal in itself. If we do this though, we should be sure that the technology we teach students about has genuine functionality for them outside of the classroom and measuring this against Maslow’s hierarchy is a good way to do this.


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A short text with an interactive presentation at the end.

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Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs
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Have your students coded their own Google logo yet?  

Have your students coded their own Google logo yet?   | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Empowering all students to create with technology through free computer science clubs developed by Google.

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22 Powerful Closure Activities

22 Powerful Closure Activities | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Too many university supervisors and administrators criticize the absence of lesson closure, the activity that ends a lesson and creates a lasting impression. Like contracting your bicep at the top of a dumbbell curl, closure squeezes an extra oomph into a lesson. Find 22 closure strategies in this article by Todd Finley.
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Why I Teach Journalism in My History Classes

Why I Teach Journalism in My History Classes | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Journalism—the first rough draft of history—reinforces information gathering, effective writing skills, and audience engagement.
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These award-winning microscope photos reveal a bizarre universe just out of reach

These award-winning microscope photos reveal a bizarre universe just out of reach | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
For science teachers!
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Math in Early Childhood: 6 Strategies for Teaching Math Throughout the Day

Math in Early Childhood: 6 Strategies for Teaching Math Throughout the Day | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Learn six strategies that get kids moving, connecting, and building understanding, while teaching math throughout the day.
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Early Childhood: What We Know, and What's Possible

Early Childhood: What We Know, and What's Possible | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
By Emily Liebtag and Janice Walton - We know that early learning matters… and it matters a lot. We also know that all early learning experiences and are not created equal, nor are they available to all students and families.
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Closing The Education Skills Gap In The 21st Century

Closing The Education Skills Gap In The 21st Century | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
If businesses want to shape the talent of the future, they should take a more active role in helping students find cost-effective educational solutions that meet their emerging industry needs.
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Safe YouTube videos - free technology tools for teachers, kids and others

Safe YouTube videos - free technology tools for teachers, kids and others | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Watch, crop and share YouTube videos safely without comments, ads, or other distractions. Our free technology tools are useful for teachers and parents to give kids a teacher and family friendly YouTube experience.

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Introducing How Computers Work - Bill Gates - via Code.org 


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25 Teaching Tools To Organize, Innovate, & Manage Your Classroom - TeachThought

25 Teaching Tools To Organize, Innovate, & Manage Your Classroom - TeachThought | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Over the years, many of us have personally experienced the growth of technology in today’s classrooms.

Instead of taking notes, students are now occupied by surfing the Internet, scrolling through Facebook, and messaging their friends on their smart phones, tablets, and laptops. Instead of focusing on the instruction, teachers are constantly required to interrupt class in order to remind those students again and again, that class time is for learning, not texting. However, as today’s students are using more technological devices, it is imperative that teachers have access to the resources to keep pace with the growing tech culture.

The use of smart phones, tablets, and other tech items in the classroom do not necessarily have to have a negative impact on student achievement. On the contrary, the increasing accessibility and growth of technology presents teachers with the unique opportunity to take advantage of those once distracting gadgets, and use them to facilitate academic achievement in new and innovative ways. In this capacity, teachers do not need to be constantly fighting for student attention, but can freely accept it, by introducing a new educational environment that will automatically encourage student participation.

Below are some resources that teachers may find useful when attempting to implement technology into their classrooms, separated by 5 common areas that are increasingly important for teachers, and for an effective learning environment—Organization, Project Based Learning, Class Management, Presentations, and Assessment.


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Rob Hatfield, M.Ed.'s curator insight, February 9, 8:41 AM
This is a good list to review and use within your 21st Century teaching and learning environments.
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The Amazing Power of a Plain Old Arts Education - EdWeek

The Amazing Power of a Plain Old Arts Education - EdWeek | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
So what should we be aiming for in K-12 arts programs? The skills and knowledge that prepare children (a select percentage of children, anyway) to be performers and artists, to attend highly selective college programs? Or is there value in simple exposure and experience, learning broadly across artistic disciplines? What should students take away?

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FETC 2018: Ken Robinson argues 2 key points in support of creative schools via Roger Riddell @EdDiveRoger

FETC 2018: Ken Robinson argues 2 key points  in support of creative schools via Roger Riddell @EdDiveRoger | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
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Free Hands-on STEM Lesson Plans and Projects - Free Tech 4 Teachers @rmbyrne

Free Hands-on STEM Lesson Plans and Projects - Free Tech 4 Teachers @rmbyrne | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it

Microsoft's Hacking STEM Library is divided into activities that take multiple days to complete and activities that can be completed in one day. All of the activities in the Hacking STEM Library include detailed directions, materials lists including places to acquire materials, and lesson objectives. The homemade wave machine project is an example of a one-day project. This lesson on harnessing electricity to communicate is an example of a multiple day project.

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Researchers Discover 'Anxiety Cells' In The Brain

Researchers Discover 'Anxiety Cells' In The Brain | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Scientists who identified specific brain cells in mice that control anxiety say the discovery could provide insights that might eventually help people with panic disorder and social phobia.
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New Cyberlearning Community Report: Five Great Reasons to Read It - Digital Promise

New Cyberlearning Community Report: Five Great Reasons to Read It - Digital Promise | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Accelerating Innovation in Education
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Don’t assume that every student had a fun or warm holiday break

Don’t assume that every student had a fun or warm holiday break | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
For many students and their families, the holidays can be a time of high anxiety and stress. Read these tips from the 2018 School Counselor of the Year on how teachers can help students transition back to school.
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