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The role of global learning in staff development and school improvement - The Guardian

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The GuardianThe role of global learning in staff development and school improvementThe GuardianFor the past seven days, as part of our series learning and teaching in the global classroom, we've been looking at the lessons, issues and topics that...
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Learning and Teaching with iPads: Utilising QR codes in learning ...

Learning and Teaching with iPads: Utilising QR codes in learning ... | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
There is a great opportunity for students to create and use QR codes on the iPad to extend learning across a range of curriculum subjects and specifically for demonstrating understanding of their own work or extending their ...
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Student-centered teacher evaluations focus on learning goals ...

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By now the consensus is clear: California needs a better, more systematic way of supporting and ensuring teacher effectiveness. Though the teacher evaluation bill, AB 5, collapsed again in August, there is wide agreement on ...
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Coursera, edX, and MOOCs Are Changing the Online Education ...

Coursera, edX, and MOOCs Are Changing the Online Education ... | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
E-Learning and Online Teaching Today ... Post navigation. ← Flipped Learning: A Response To Five Common Criticisms – November Learning ... His point: it's rare to see major technological advances in how people learn.” ...
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UConn's One-Stop Resource for Online Learning and Teaching ...

UConn's One-Stop Resource for Online Learning and Teaching ... | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
According to Peter Diplock, director of UConn eCampus and assistant vice provost of the Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning, online courses offer a different approach to learning – as well as teaching – while ...
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Students 'Flip' for Digital Learning - Huffington Post

Students 'Flip' for Digital Learning - Huffington Post | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Students 'Flip' for Digital LearningHuffington PostHe adds, "It's a form of blended learning -- which encompasses any use of Internet technology to augment classroom learning so that a teacher can spend more time actually interacting with students...
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Learning and Teaching by Sharing Mistakes

Learning and Teaching by Sharing Mistakes | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Legal career guidance and information for new attorneys, law students and associates. Legal career tips, legal career trends and advice for finding legal jobs. Business development for lawyers and new attorneys, legal ...
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Teaching Metacognition to Improve Student Learning | Faculty Focus

Teaching Metacognition to Improve Student Learning | Faculty Focus | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Metacognition can be a word that gets in the way of students' understanding that this.
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Response: Taking Advantage Of Neural Networks In The Classroom ...

Response: Taking Advantage Of Neural Networks In The Classroom ... | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
What are the best ways to practically implement what we know about how the brain learns into our teaching? I've seen the phrase "brain-based learning" used often, and sometimes in ways that do not seem particularly helpful ...
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Teach Children Well: Learning Design: The Path to Student Success

Teach Children Well: Learning Design: The Path to Student Success | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
John Hattie's research in Visible Learning for Teachers: Maximizing Impact on Learning puts the responsibility of apt learning design, implementation and adaptation on the educator who is responding to each child as an ...
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7 Solutions for Educators Who Want 21st Century Students to Tune In | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning

7 Solutions for Educators Who Want 21st Century Students to Tune In | Engagement Based Teaching and Learning | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
If they aren't engaged, you need to figure out "why".  Here are 7 clues about this issue.  Remember, we only have REAL  control over ourselves!
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Blended Learning Is Our Key to the Future - Huffington Post (blog)

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Blended Learning Is Our Key to the FutureHuffington Post (blog)Fortunately, more tools exist now than ever before to mitigate strain and allow teachers to fully differentiate: blended learning has birthed a truly turnkey way for faculty to easily ...
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Blogs: vastly underused teaching and learning tool

Blogs: vastly underused teaching and learning tool | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
Blogs: vastly underused teaching and learning tool. You're reading this on a blog. As a blogger since 2006, with blogs on technology, art and travel, I can only say that it has been one of the most important learning ...
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On learning, language and technology: Teaching Strategy: Create ...

On learning, language and technology: Teaching Strategy: Create ... | Working towards Excellence in Learning and Teaching | Scoop.it
I've made a practice of talking to students about learning as much as possible in my classes over the years, whether it's helping them to figure out ways to study, giving them resources to find information, or whatever tips I can ...
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