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Rocket Timer - Online Stopwatch

Rocket Timer - Online Stopwatch | Teacher | Scoop.it
Try this fun Rocket Timer - watch the fuse go down, then blast off! These timers are fun, great for classrooms, and kids and adults alike. Free and full screen!

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Cindy Riley Klages's curator insight, August 18, 2014 8:55 AM

Good alternative to Harmony Hollow's Cool Timer

Daniel Morgenstern's curator insight, September 4, 2014 5:14 PM

Chronomètre amusant, parfois utile, mais plein de pub.

Daniel Morgenstern's curator insight, March 24, 1:36 PM
Si on souhaite mesurer un temps de façon amusante. 
Conseil : passer en plein écran pour réduire les pubs au minimum
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Pandamian Beta - The Easiest Way To Publish A Book Online

Pandamian Beta - The Easiest Way To Publish A Book Online | Teacher | Scoop.it
Pandamian is the easiest way to publish a book online. Write your book, talk to readers, but never worry about ebook conversion, servers or design ever again.

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Richard Azar » PostingsPlus To The Point on #Education Funding and #Education Policy

There is always lot of discussion in the press and among education policy wonks about the effectiveness of #school funding and how we could more effectively educate kids if we just increased school funding.
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Common Core Sample: Plumbing the Dark Mysteries of National ...

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His first children's book, Louie Licks and the Wicked Snakes, was released in Fall 2011. Follow him on Twitter ....
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Teachers across Virginia wear black in protest of proposed laws, cut in Richmond - TriCities.com

Teachers across Virginia wear black in protest of proposed laws, cut in Richmond - TriCities.com | Teacher | Scoop.it
Teachers across Virginia wear black in protest of proposed laws, cut in RichmondTriCities.comFrustrated by proposed laws and cuts in Richmond, the Virginia Education Association designated today as "Black Friday." The VEA said its teachers are in ...
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Teachers' Unions to Rahm Emanuel: Hey, How About a 30% Pay ...

Teachers' Unions to Rahm Emanuel: Hey, How About a 30% Pay ... | Teacher | Scoop.it
Of course one of the central myths of our time is that teachers are poorly paid. This myth was thoroughly debunked in Jay P. Green and Marcus Winters' masterly book, Education Myths (2005). When you factor in the ...
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Being pushed in the class

Anita Rampal, Director of the Central Institute of education, University of Delhi, as these guidelines are important because teachers abusing regularly and the Commission verbally students. But not all agree (see “Stop taken ...
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Learning and Studying Tips - Backwards Education - Creating Lesson Plans: Links, Pics, Videos, and News

Learning and Studying Tips - Backwards Education - Creating Lesson Plans: Links, Pics, Videos, and News | Teacher | Scoop.it
Learning and Studying Tips - Backwards Education - Creating Lesson Plans: Many teachers plan their year based on the textbooks' order and agenda for the school year.
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Education News » Achieving “High Quality” in the Selection ...

Education News » Achieving “High Quality” in the Selection ... | Teacher | Scoop.it
We hope this document will bring new incites to how we could solve the problems in teacher education today for the large numbers of children in poverty being served who have little or no control over who will teach them.
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Drummond recommendations no shock to school board - Woodstock Sentinel Review

Drummond recommendations no shock to school boardWoodstock Sentinel ReviewLike London District Catholic School Board education director Wilma de Rond, Tucker says a recommended 25% reduction to textbook and supply funding and a 1% cap on yearly education...
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State schools superintendent looks to address education audit - Beckley Register-Herald

State schools superintendent looks to address education audit - Beckley Register-Herald | Teacher | Scoop.it
State schools superintendent looks to address education auditBeckley Register-HeraldCommissioned by Gov.
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gClassFolders

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Ana Cristina Pratas's curator insight, August 17, 2014 4:19 AM

gClassFolders is a free, Google-Spreadsheet-based add-on for Google Apps for EDU that creates class folders for students and teachers to simplify and streamline their experience of using Google's world class productivity and collaboration tools in the classroom.


Interesting for providing feedback on student writing. 


Also see ->

From Guilt to Google: Experimenting with Tech Tools to Improve Writing Feedback



Ressources pour les cours d'anglais's curator insight, September 1, 2014 12:46 AM

Pour créer des dossiers pour ses élèves

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Evernote shared notebook:

We've succeeded at streaming all SCUP Links into an Evernote folder. This is quite handy for those who use Evernote. If you don't use Evernote,  the folder is still publicly viewable.


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Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)'s curator insight, January 3, 2013 1:07 PM

The search functionality in there works well. Only 25 in there, many more to come this year.

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Kindergarten and Finnish Lessons | Relentless Teaching

Kindergarten and Finnish Lessons | Relentless Teaching | Teacher | Scoop.it
Exploring topics in education and the betterment of teaching practices ... I recently read the book, Finnish Lessons, by Pasi Sahlberg[2], which is a well-written account of how Finland created a world-class education system.
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Cool Cat Teacher Blog: Teach This! Teaching with lesson plans and ...

Cool Cat Teacher Blog: Teach This! Teaching with lesson plans and ... | Teacher | Scoop.it
... have more systemic issues than we care to realize.
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Tuition Teachers In Opposition To School ... - Education - EzineMark

Tuition Teachers In Opposition To School ... - Education - EzineMark | Teacher | Scoop.it
Teacher Retirements. In some states, the number of retirement teachers is down and in others, it is up. This thing happens due to the policy of cutting funding as well as political reasons. While retirement incentive programs that encourage ...
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Schools chief looks to address WV education audit - Mansfield News Journal

Schools chief looks to address WV education audit - Mansfield News Journal | Teacher | Scoop.it
Schools chief looks to address WV education auditMansfield News JournalCommissioned by Gov.
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Larger than life: Everyone needs a mentor like this - Daily Inter Lake

Larger than life: Everyone needs a mentor like this - Daily Inter Lake | Teacher | Scoop.it
Larger than life: Everyone needs a mentor like thisDaily Inter LakeOne of mine died recently and looking back on his life and my interaction and that of others with him tells a bit about the human condition, the weaknesses and strengths of people...
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Goodbye Textbooks (and PCs), Hello iPad

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A?technology?shift is underway. The PC’s promise to transform how learning happens in the classroom is being realized by Apple’s iPad.
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Our schools escaped the economic downturn - so far - STLtoday.com

Our schools escaped the economic downturn - so far - STLtoday.com | Teacher | Scoop.it
Our schools escaped the economic downturn - so farSTLtoday.comMonday March 14, 2011- Ladue - Monica Lee, center, a junior at Horton Watkins Ladue High School, stands with group of her fellow students Monday as a show of support for teachers and staff...
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LED Lighting News » Blog Archive » 'Anti-gay' book sparks row over ...

Michael Gove, the education secretary, is at the centre of an escalating row over how faith schools discuss homosexuality in sex education classes. ... But the row highlights a grey area over the teaching of sex education.
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MCPS Superintendent Alex Apostle brings passion, energy to job - The Missoulian

MCPS Superintendent Alex Apostle brings passion, energy to job - The Missoulian | Teacher | Scoop.it
MCPS Superintendent Alex Apostle brings passion, energy to jobThe MissoulianApostle, who says critics sometimes confuse his intensity as being brusque or abrupt, says: “I'm passionate about my work and making sure that teachers have the best and...
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