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Why Inquiry Learning is Worth the Trouble

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Nearly seven years after first opening its doors, the Science Leadership Academy public magnet high school* in Philadelphia and its inquiry-based approach to
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Infographic: What Does It Take To Be A Teacher?

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What Does It Take To Be A Teacher? Infographic shows that teachers’ realities are growing increasingly complex.


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David W. Deeds's curator insight, May 17, 2014 8:24 AM

Thanks to Dennis T. O´Connor.

Niki Davis's curator insight, May 19, 2014 6:16 AM

Looks too certain to me - there must be enormous difficulties in measuring this across cultures, contexts and other aspects of these rapidly evolving ecosystems. 

Heather Morrow Giles's curator insight, June 19, 2014 10:19 AM

this is why we go home so tired!

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How Does Classroom Design Affect Student Learning? - Edudemic

How Does Classroom Design Affect Student Learning? - Edudemic | Technology for deeper learning! Creativity in Education! | Scoop.it
As a teacher, you can do a lot of different things in your classroom to help your students succeed. You can offer extra help, implement technology, use personalized learning resources, etc, etc. But something that is often overlooked is the actual physical classroom space. When we think of how our physical classrooms impact students, we …
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13 TED Talks That You Would Love Being a Teacher - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

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Here is a list of 13 TED talks that you just can’t miss being a teacher.
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Beyond Worksheets, A True Expression of Student Learning

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Possession of facts is not learning. What is an important skill is the ability to sift through abundant information, identify what is valid and meaningful, then use it to create meaning and express it. This is why student creation is so important in the new economy of information.
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Games, assessment and efficacy – the virtuous triangle | Pearson Labs

Games, assessment and efficacy – the virtuous triangle | Pearson Labs | Technology for deeper learning! Creativity in Education! | Scoop.it
From an acorn of an edtech concept, gamification has grown into it’s own sub-sector of education. For some time innovators have been using the reality that c
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PBL and STEAM Education: A Natural Fit

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Both project-based learning and STEAM education (science, technology, engineering, art and math) are growing rapidly in our schools. Some schools are doing STEAM, some are doing PBL, and some are lev
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41 Websites for Teachers to Integrate Tech into Your Classroom

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This list has a little bit of everything, and will kick-start your effort to put technology into your lesson plans: 10 Tech Alternatives to Book Reports Read, write, think Animations, assessments, ...
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An introduction to Augmented Reality

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An introduction to Augmented Reality Technology
A great Video explaining augmented reality Technology.

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JordiMarínba's curator insight, April 20, 2014 3:51 PM

A mustwatch video to learn the basics of #AR

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iPad or Chromebook: 4 Questions To Ask Before Choosing - Edudemic

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Choosing between the iPad or Chromebook leads one to ask many questions. EdTechTeacher's Beth Holland attempts to answer a few.
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Why You Should Unplug - Edudemic

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We are connected most of the time these days. I consider myself extremely connected, and even I find myself at times overwhelmed by how connected people are. We’ve often gone out to dinner with friends to find at least one of them totally ignoring the conversation because they are completely engrossed in checking the news/Facebook/Instagram/the …
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Developing a learning culture: reflecting on how teachers can take charge of their own development

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Any human anywhere will blossom in a hundred unexpected talents and capacities simply by being given the opportunity to do so. Doris Lessing It’s the summer term and the sun has finally come out to...
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What Your Classroom Setup May Be Saying To Students - Edudemic

What Your Classroom Setup May Be Saying To Students - Edudemic | Technology for deeper learning! Creativity in Education! | Scoop.it
I looked out at my room the other day – the same room I started to teach Japanese in when it was a new school in in 1997. The blackboard is now a whiteboard, the screen is there for my computer…and wow – is that the same old TV in the corner for video announcements? …
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21st Century Skills Definition

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The term 21st century skills refers to a broad set of knowledge, skills, work habits, and character traits that are believed—by educators, school reformers, college professors, employers, and others—to be critically important to success in today’s world, particularly in collegiate programs and modern careers. Generally speaking, 21st century skills can be applied in all academic …
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Appreciate Teachers by Understanding What They Do

Just this week, I asked some of my non-educator Facebook friends to tell me what responses they get when they describe what they do for a living. Overall, the consensus fell into one of these categor
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The Maker Movement Conquers the Classroom -- THE Journal

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A hands-on approach to STEM engages students, but how does project-based learning connect with standardized testing?
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Integrating Essential Skills into Technical Training - Part 1

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It’s a monumental hurdle when an apprentice can’t answer a question because he can’t understand what he is reading, or when an apprentice can’t find the information she needs because she can’t unde...
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Stop motion animation created with 3D printing - Printers: Laser, Multifunction & Photo Printers

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Education leaders get behind vocational training

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After years of urging students to go to college for four years, Minnesota's education leaders are rethinking that push for a bachelor's degree.
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8 Terrific Math TED Talks ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Biden announces new consortium to promote apprenticeships as pathway to college degree | Inside Higher Ed

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The Exam Myth

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Every part of Canada has its own unique signs of spring. Over the years I have celebrated the appearance of the light green leaves on the tree branches in Toronto; the dismantling of "tempos" in...
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