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How I view my role as a public educator
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Shaping Society

Shaping Society | Teaching Mantra | Scoop.it

School has often been shaped by societal factors but I believe that improving our society can start in its schools

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Foster Global Mindedness

Foster Global Mindedness | Teaching Mantra | Scoop.it

Students need to see the big picture and see the global implications of their decisions and actions to be functioning members of society.

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Prepare for the Future

Social Media Explained a la @ThreeShipsMedia

As an educator I must set an example of being a responsible citizen of the online community. The success of the 21st century citizens depends on their ability to tap into the infinite fountain of knowledge found on the web.

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Learn From Everything

Learn From Everything | Teaching Mantra | Scoop.it

Connect the classroom to the world... infiltrate students' interests. Bring life to the Program of Studies! (ex. teaching projectile motion with Angry Birds)

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Inclusion: Everyone is worthy to contribute to the classroom community

"How silent would the woods be if only the best birds sang?"

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Story Telling

Story telling is how we connect what we learn to the world and vice versa. It is the oldest form of knowledge transfer and thus must be one of the most effective.

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Engage the Entire Students: Mind, Body, Heart and Soul

Engage the Entire Students: Mind, Body, Heart and Soul | Teaching Mantra | Scoop.it

Without tapping the entire student, knowledge is poured into broken jugs.

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Use Creativity to Teach Everything

Students desire meaningful learning; they want to produce something that is real and can make a difference. They want to solve REAL problems!

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A Community of Learners and Teachers: where else could I find such splendid company?

Give students the role of 'teacher' along with role of 'learner'. I love learning from my students as much as teaching them.

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