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Mr. Gillespie's Office: Adminstrators Role in Encouraging Teacher Risk-Taking

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LeadLearner: Getting Teams out of the Intellectual Echo Chamber

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Using Bitsboard App for Assessment

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"Every thought we think is creating our future." by Louise L. Hay Bitsboard is a FREE App I learned about recently. It is a great app to use with any grade level, with any curriculum for informal a...
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Through the Noise: Balance in a Digital World

Through the Noise: Balance in a Digital World | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
Photo Credit: giulia.forsythe via Compfight cc When thinking about balance in a digital world, three questions come to mind: why is balance necessary; how do we demonstrate or measure it; are educa...
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How Tough Kids Can Make Us Better Teachers

How Tough Kids Can Make Us Better Teachers | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
Early in the school year, Mr. Spriggs asked me to sit in on a conference with his most challenging student. Jon rarely participated appropriately in class, instead drawing attention to himself by "ac
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Kids Share Their Thoughts on Student Engagement

Kids Share Their Thoughts on Student Engagement | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
A twelve-year teaching veteran and a California regional Teacher of the Year, Heather Wolpert-Gawron's musings on educational policy, curriculum design, and daily school life can also be read at www
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Alfie Kohn: Why Punishment Doesn't Work

Alfie Kohn: Why Punishment Doesn't Work | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
Deborah Meier is a visionary teacher, author, and founder of successful small schools in New York City and Boston. In 2013, she will blog with different education thinkers on the big issues affecting students, teachers, and schools.
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We Are Teachers

We Are Teachers | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
Find education news, teaching strategies, lesson plans, activity ideas and more on the WeAreTeachers blog. Featuring posts by guest bloggers and teachers as well as WeAreTeachers editors.
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25 Of The Best Pinterest Boards In Education

25 Of The Best Pinterest Boards In Education | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
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7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Technology | Angela Maiers, Speaker, Educator, Writer

7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Technology | Angela Maiers, Speaker, Educator, Writer | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
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Response to Intervention (RtI)

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RTI Response to Intervention Educational Model for elementary, middle, and high school students.

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Free Technology for Teachers: Three Good Ways to Use TodaysMeet in Your Classroom

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iLearn Technology » Blog Archive » Using the Common Core Standards Scandalously to Bring Freedom to Learning

iLearn Technology » Blog Archive » Using the Common Core Standards Scandalously to Bring Freedom to Learning | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
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Good resource with student friendly guides to Common Core First-Sixth

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Recognizing Rigor in Classrooms: Four Tools for School Leaders (Web Only)

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Leadership Qualities Teachers Want in a Principal

Leadership Qualities Teachers Want in a Principal | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
Every year in the United States, an estimated 500,000 teachers leave their schools, with only 16% of the departures the result of retirement.Read more . . .
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Published Articles by Dr. Mike Schmoker - The ‘Crayola Curriculum’ - Education Week

School and District Improvement, Assessment, Curriculum and Staff Development Consultation
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Common Core Nonfiction List | Scholastic's Partnership with Schools

Common Core Nonfiction List | Scholastic's Partnership with Schools | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
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Burlington High School Principal's Blog: We're Going Google Today - Can This Work In Schools?

Burlington High School Principal's Blog: We're Going Google Today - Can This Work In Schools? | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
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What would you do with your 20%?

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Wordless Books

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As teachers, we know to encourage kids to use the pictures to help them with the words. We’ve all, at some time or other, helped a parent (who thinks it’s best to cover up the pictures)...
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Is Homework the Root of All Evil?

Is Homework the Root of All Evil? | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
Elementary school Principal Peter DeWitt writes about students' social and emotional health, and how educators can help young people find common ground. He can be found at www.petermdewitt.com.
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101 Websites That Every Elementary Teacher Should Know About

101 Websites That Every Elementary Teacher Should Know About | Transforming the classroom | Scoop.it
A list of the top 101 websites for elementary teachers including early childhood, English (ELA), Math, Science Social Studies, and Web 2.0 tools.

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Andrea Jean's curator insight, March 5, 2013 9:10 PM

Lots of apps that can help children in areas they may need help in. This site has all topics a teacher could want.