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Looking closer at what supports teacher learning in the 21st Century
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The Ultimate Google Cardboard and Expeditions Resource Guide | Shake Up Learning

The Ultimate Google Cardboard and Expeditions Resource Guide | Shake Up Learning | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
  Pinterest The Best Google Cardboard and Google Expeditions Resources for Teachers! I’ve been curating everything I can find to help teachers learn about Google Expeditions and Google Cardboard, and I have created the Ultimate Google Cardboard and Expeditions Resource Guide for Teachers. I am not an expert on virtual reality or Google Cardboard and Expeditions, …
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The Teenage Brain Is Wired to Learn—So Make Sure Your Students Know It

The Teenage Brain Is Wired to Learn—So Make Sure Your Students Know It | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Thanks to the wonders of neuroplasticity, adolescents are primed to improve their performance in school—and beyond. Here’s how to help.
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Empowered Educators= Engaging Endeavors - EdTechTeam

Empowered Educators= Engaging Endeavors - EdTechTeam | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
You know that feeling you hope to instill in your students…that ideal scenario where they leave your classroom with the desire to learn more, and then they actually act on it and come back to you with some newly acquired knowledge about the topic, eager to discuss it further? That’s the exact feeling I had …
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PeerGrade.io - Better Peer Feedback

PeerGrade.io - Better Peer Feedback | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
This is a guest post from Nateil Carby .  In preparation for our Fall Break (Monday, October 9th), I asked my students to craft a
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What qualities will future teachers need?

What qualities will future teachers need? | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
As facts become more easily accessible, the role of the teacher is changing. Teachers of the future will need both more authority… and less authority, argues
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Ivon Prefontaine, PhD's curator insight, November 16, 1:06 PM
There is a paradox here about authority. Teachers will need to have less authority and, at the same time, more. Parker Palmer speaks about authoring our authority and part of that is accepting we do not know it all.
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Inquiry and the Research Process

Inquiry and the Research Process | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Tips for ensuring that your students’ research fosters genuine inquiry.
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Our brains use 4 steps to solve math problems — and the discovery might change education

Our brains use 4 steps to solve math problems — and the discovery might change education | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
This is your brain on math.
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20 Google Chrome Apps and Extensions for School Leaders

20 Google Chrome Apps and Extensions for School Leaders | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
As leaders, it is important to model the tools and strategies you want to see in the classroom. So whether you are just jumping in or an avid Google user, I hope these lists can help you further your skills.
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5 Ways to Make Class Discussions More Exciting

5 Ways to Make Class Discussions More Exciting | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Edutopia blogger Rick Curwin proposes five strategies, including use of props and questionnaires, to make classroom discussions more exciting.
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10 Things That Students Want To Know about Google Classroom - Teacher Tech

10 Things That Students Want To Know about Google Classroom - Teacher Tech | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
I polled some students who have been using Google Classroom and here are some tips they came up with for students using Google Classroom. 1) Ownership Changes When you TURN IN an assignment the teacher becomes the owner of the document. You can not longer edit the document unless you unsubmit. You must refresh the …
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Teaching & Assessing Soft Skills

Teaching & Assessing Soft Skills | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
The career landscape is changing dramatically. The Bureau of Labor Statistics states that the average worker currently holds ten different jobs before the age of forty. This requires a high degree of flexibility and adaptability. Students who leave high school
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A Classroom Full of Risk Takers

A Classroom Full of Risk Takers | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
State teachers of the year explain how they make students feel safe enough to take risks—and then push them to do so.
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5 Ways to Show YouTube Videos Without Related Content

5 Ways to Show YouTube Videos Without Related Content | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Anyone who has ever opened YouTube in front of a classroom knows the feeling of dread that comes with hoping that the "related" content i
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The Neuroscience Of Learning: 41 Terms Every Teacher Should Know

The Neuroscience Of Learning: 41 Terms Every Teacher Should Know | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
The Neuroscience Of Learning: 41 Terms Every Teacher Should Know
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The Complete Guide to Snapchat for Teachers and Parents

The Complete Guide to Snapchat for Teachers and Parents | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Snapchat is a video messaging application created by Evan Spiegel, Bobby Murphy, and Reggie Brown when they were students at Stanford University (and then when living at Venice Beach not Silicon Valley). On Snapchat users
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3 Tools for Creating Digital Portfolios

3 Tools for Creating Digital Portfolios | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Digital portfolios aren’t just a way to archive work—they’re also an excellent vehicle for students to reflect on their growth and learning.
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6 Strategies for Promoting Student Autonomy

6 Strategies for Promoting Student Autonomy | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
These techniques foster independence and show students how to help themselves—and their peers—understand and complete tasks.
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A Modern Professional Learner’s Toolkit for 2018 – Modern Workplace Learning Magazine

A Modern Professional Learner’s Toolkit for 2018 – Modern Workplace Learning Magazine | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
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Moving from Consuming to Innovating #IMMOOC

Moving from Consuming to Innovating #IMMOOC | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
There is a common saying in education lately that we need kids to create not consume. I definitely want to see learners creating and not just consuming (or regurgitating facts). But as I read the book Empower by AJ Juiliani and John Spencer the section on critical consuming really pushed my thinking about the importance…
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We Need to Trust Teachers to Innovate

We Need to Trust Teachers to Innovate | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Innovation is happening every day . . . if we're paying attention to it. Each day, when I ask my kids about their school day, I am blown away by what they are learning. Here is
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Cool Teacher Show: 50 Things You Can Do With Google Classroom - Teacher Tech

Cool Teacher Show: 50 Things You Can Do With Google Classroom - Teacher Tech | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
I have long been a fan of Chris Haskell and was honored when he and Barbara Schroeder asked me to be a guest on the Cool Teacher Show. Be sure to check out all of their episodes at coolteachers.org Related Alice Keeler blog posts: Remind App + Google Classroom = Teacher Tip Tuesday Online Tools – Make …
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EdTechTeam Virtual Summit: #BestYearYet / Saturday, October 14

Hosted by @followmollyJoin us for our first Virtual Summit to Make it your #BestYearYet! Schedule will include strands on:CommunicationCollaborationCreativityCritical ThinkingAnd, of course, we’ll have a Demo Slam at the end and prizes through out. RSVP now!

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32 Educational Websites Organized by Content Area

32 Educational Websites Organized by Content Area | Teacher Engagement for Learning | Scoop.it
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
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