Modern Administrator
45 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

5 Principles for Talking Politics with Friends and Family | CTRI - Blog

5 Principles for Talking Politics with Friends and Family | CTRI - Blog | Modern Administrator | Scoop.it
How do you engage in discussions about politics with those you care about? For many, the answer is “I don’t!” Others engage eagerly in these discussions, but find themselves repeatedly ... Read More
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

How To Weave Growth Mindset Into School Culture

How To Weave Growth Mindset Into School Culture | Modern Administrator | Scoop.it
Teachers at Arroyo High School are seeing how years of integrating growth mindset messages into every class have changed student attitudes about learning.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

For Teachers Who Dread Math, Finding a Better Way

For Teachers Who Dread Math, Finding a Better Way | Modern Administrator | Scoop.it
After noticing teachers' anxiety around teaching math, educator Tracy Johnston Zager traveled around the country to observe effective math teachers for her book
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Lynda Kilpatrick from Future Ready School Libraries
Scoop.it!

Students Have 'Dismaying' Inability To Tell Fake News From Real, Study Finds

Students Have 'Dismaying' Inability To Tell Fake News From Real, Study Finds | Modern Administrator | Scoop.it
Stanford researchers assessed students from middle school to college and found they struggled to distinguish ads from articles, neutral sources from biased ones and fake accounts from real ones.
Via Bookmarking Librarian
more...
Bookmarking Librarian's curator insight, November 25, 2016 6:08 PM
Information literacy, digital literacy, media literacy
GwynethJones's curator insight, November 26, 2016 10:11 AM

Shocker!

Rescooped by Lynda Kilpatrick from iGeneration - 21st Century Education (Pedagogy & Digital Innovation)
Scoop.it!

5 Successful BYOD Practices and Policies for the Schools

5 Successful BYOD Practices and Policies for the Schools | Modern Administrator | Scoop.it
"Bring Your Own Device" Programs are Increasingly Popular in our Schools. What are the Key Factors in Successful Implementations? Are you thinking about

Via Tom D'Amico (@TDOttawa)
more...
The Rice Process's curator insight, July 24, 2014 9:44 AM

 

 The notion of sharing and collaborating in a “networked classroom” empowers the whole learning environment.  The BYOD provides a creative solution to create a participative model of teaching and learning.  Teachers and students are side-by side in the learning process. BYOD programs promote student achievement and advance teachers’ technology skills. 

 

 

 

 

 

Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

When Schools Forgo Grades: An Experiment In Internal Motivation

When Schools Forgo Grades: An Experiment In Internal Motivation | Modern Administrator | Scoop.it
When teachers don't give grades they find it completely changes the focus of learning in their classrooms.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Lynda Kilpatrick from Professional Learning for Busy Educators
Scoop.it!

This is exactly how society kills our creativity – in a breathtaking short film

This is exactly how society kills our creativity – in a breathtaking short film | Modern Administrator | Scoop.it
There’s an aching difference between an adult and the child the adult once was. When I was a small child I wanted to be a…

Via John Evans
more...
Elaine J Roberts, Ph.D.'s curator insight, August 20, 2017 2:23 PM

Well, yes. But this suggests that somehow "society" is a nameless, faceless thing. Every human being is a part of society so how we encourage creativity, how we choose to be who we are, how we support those who are not the same as us and who add beauty to our lives makes a difference in how "society" influence what others think and do.

Mark Cottee's curator insight, August 20, 2017 7:14 PM
Been around for awhile but I seemed to have missed it. 
hayley peluchette's curator insight, August 21, 2017 10:45 AM

Everyone should take 2 minutes to watch this beautiful, brilliant short to remind us why we do the jobs we do! 

Rescooped by Lynda Kilpatrick from Learning & Technology News
Scoop.it!

Evaluating Websites as Information Sources

Evaluating Websites as Information Sources | Modern Administrator | Scoop.it
Using a six-point strategy, teachers can help students learn about responsible web research by assessing the validity of most information that they’ll encounter online.

Via Nik Peachey
more...
Nik Peachey's curator insight, December 1, 2016 11:58 AM

Not sure that this is the right approach, but I guess it's a start.

Michel Santiago del Pino's curator insight, December 2, 2016 4:45 AM
Herramientas para desarrollar la competencia lecto-escritora en la navegación web, a través dell trabajo basado en proyectos.
Rescooped by Lynda Kilpatrick from Learning & Technology News
Scoop.it!

7 Precepts for Future-Proofing New School Construction

7 Precepts for Future-Proofing New School Construction | Modern Administrator | Scoop.it
Here are some of the precepts I’ve seen embraced by designers and architects as they design flexible learning environments that function well today, but have an eye to the future.

Via Nik Peachey
more...
Scooped by Lynda Kilpatrick
Scoop.it!

Technology SAMR Model for Administrators - Part 2: Community Interaction

Technology SAMR Model for Administrators - Part 2: Community Interaction | Modern Administrator | Scoop.it
Through the SAMR (Substitution, Augmentation, Modification, and Redefinition) model of technology, school communities can function more easily in supporting students and keeping parents informed.
more...
No comment yet.