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8 Ways That Blogging Enhances the Brand of the Educator — Emerging Education Technologies

8 Ways That Blogging Enhances the Brand of the Educator — Emerging Education Technologies | Education | Scoop.it
(Image Source) We are all our own Distinct Brand, Aren’t we? Take Pride in it! Teachers are often master marketers. They need to know how to market content to a classroom of students who might not be too interested, and
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Perspective | Why is Virginia, cradle of America, killing its U.S. history tests?

Perspective | Why is Virginia, cradle of America, killing its U.S. history tests? | Education | Scoop.it
The state moves to eliminate exams that many found vexing.
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Future Ohio schools will be flexible and personal, education leaders say

Future Ohio schools will be flexible and personal, education leaders say | Education | Scoop.it
Schools of the future might not look like The Jetsons, but they will be different, said two local education leaders on Wednesday. Ideally, those institutions will be more flexible and personalized to the children's needs, and they will work more closely with businesses and the community.
State Superintendent Paolo DeMaria and Annalies Corbin, president of the Columbus-based nonprofit PAST Foundation, talked about where education is headed at a lunch hosted by the Columbus Metropolitan
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See how closely Ohio school report card grades trend with district income

See how closely Ohio school report card grades trend with district income | Education | Scoop.it
Ohio school report card analysis: The wealthier a school district, the better districts tend to do on the annual school report cards released by the Ohio Department of Education, and this year is no different.
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Ohio superintendent visits Hull Prairie Intermediate to celebrate STEM

Ohio superintendent visits Hull Prairie Intermediate to celebrate STEM | Education | Scoop.it
The classrooms at Hull Prairie Intermediate School might be a bit noisier than expected for fifth and sixth grade students, and that is just fine. The school, designated as the area's first STEM school by the Ohio Department of Education, got a visit Thursday from state superintendent Paolo DeMaria. He, along with state school board president Tess Elshoff, unfurled a banner proclaiming the school's designation. "Sometimes we think about school as being horribly dull, but it's not here," Mr. DeMaria said to the students of Hull Prairie. "This idea of STEM, it sounds kind of technical ... but they're exciting, and when you bring them all together into projects, that's what I love most." The STEM curriculum focuses on project-based learning across all classes, not just the science,
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10 things every white teacher should know when talking about race

10 things every white teacher should know when talking about race | Education | Scoop.it
It's a complex topic, but I've tried to focus on fundamental understandings to help white teachers feel more confident in speaking about and advocating for students of color.
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Teacher union wants changes to school report cards

Teacher union wants changes to school report cards | Education | Scoop.it
The union representing more than 100,000 teachers across Ohio called for changes in the State's report cards for school districts. The union's president said the report cards don't include socio-economic factors which she said could play a large role in ho
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Teaching the Art of Listening: How to Use Podcasts in the Classroom

Teaching the Art of Listening: How to Use Podcasts in the Classroom | Education | Scoop.it
As studies continue to prove the educational value of podcasts, educators across the country are using them to teach research skills, critical thinking, and storytelling. Here's how they do it.
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12 great ways to grow as an educator this summer

12 great ways to grow as an educator this summer | Education | Scoop.it
Summer is the time to unwind. But it's also perfect for growing as an educator. Here are some ideas you can try.
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7 Ways Reflection Gives Students Ownership of their Learning

In his book, The Power of Habit, Charles Duhigg describes keystone habits as,“small changes or habits that people introduce into their routines that unintentionally carry over into other aspects of their lives." Reflection has been one
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How Teachers Can Learn From One Another at Unconferences, Meet-ups and Edcamps

How Teachers Can Learn From One Another at Unconferences, Meet-ups and Edcamps | Education | Scoop.it
Unconferences are helping teachers meet one another to connect around needs and interests often not covered by traditional professional development.
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18 Things That Great Leaders Do Differently

18 Things That Great Leaders Do Differently | Education | Scoop.it
If you want to achieve great results, then you need to be a great leader.
Here are 18 tips about how great leaders do things differently that wil

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What Google Learned From Its Quest to Build the Perfect Team

What Google Learned From Its Quest to Build the Perfect Team | Education | Scoop.it
New research reveals surprising truths about why some work groups thrive and others falter.
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Analysis | A new example of how little Americans know about their own country

Analysis | A new example of how little Americans know about their own country | Education | Scoop.it
This is what too many Americans are getting wrong today.
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Talk it Out: Do you think the ways Ohio school systems are ranked is fair?

Talk it Out: Do you think the ways Ohio school systems are ranked is fair? | Education | Scoop.it
Now that the 2017 Ohio school report card has been released, what do you think about the way schools were graded?
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Even experts disagree on what state report card grades mean

Even experts disagree on what state report card grades mean | Education | Scoop.it
Educators and advocates don't agree on whether school and district report cards and grades are about rankings, accountability, parent choice or civil rights.
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Responding to Disruptive Students

Responding to Disruptive Students | Education | Scoop.it
Negative attention doesn’t help difficult students change their ways, but teachers can alter classroom dynamics through this exercise.
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5 Highly Effective Teaching Practices

5 Highly Effective Teaching Practices | Education | Scoop.it
Check out these researched-based, best teaching practices and share with us the ways you already use them in your classroom.
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Cooperative Conflict: Neither Concurrence Nor Debate

EDUCATION WEEK September 13, 2017 Cooperative Conflict Neither Concurrence Nor Debate By Alfie Kohn It's been said that there are two kinds of people in the world: those who think in binary terms and those…
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Reducing Problem Behaviors Through Good Academic Management: 10 Strategies | Intervention Central

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18 Free Digital Storytelling Tools For Teachers And Students 

18 Free Digital Storytelling Tools For Teachers And Students  | Education | Scoop.it
Interested in some great Free Digital Storytelling Tools for teachers and students? Check 18 Free Digital Storytelling Tools for teachers and students.

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Becky Roehrs's curator insight, April 28, 2017 9:21 AM

Looks fun!

Willem Kuypers's curator insight, May 2, 2017 2:43 AM
Une bonne liste pour faire de votre cours une histoire à raconter.
Lorena Lepe's curator insight, May 7, 2017 10:37 PM
Digital tools and education go hand it hand. I think that using comics and story telling in history classes would truly benefit the learning experience. 
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What the Best Transformational Leaders Do

What the Best Transformational Leaders Do | Education | Scoop.it

Companies that claim to be “transforming” seem to be everywhere. But when you look more deeply into whether those organizations are truly redefining what they are and what they do, stories of successful change efforts are exceptionally rare. In a study of S&P 500 and Global 500 firms, our team found that those leading the most successful transformations, creating new offerings and business models to push into new growth markets, share common characteristics and strategies. Before describing those, let’s look at how we identified the exceptional firms that rose to the top of our ranking, a group we call the Transformation 10.

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5 'hallelujah!' ideas to renew your leadership

5 'hallelujah!' ideas to renew your leadership | Education | Scoop.it

It’s been a vintage year for the CMI Management Book of the Year awards, which surface breakthrough thinking. Here are choice extracts of the past year’s most startling ideas

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Begoña Pabón's curator insight, May 15, 2017 4:34 PM
Nuevas ideas para mejorar y fortalecer tu liderazgo.
Jerry Busone's curator insight, June 4, 2017 10:22 AM

5 choice breakthrough ideas for 21st century leading ...extracts from the top reads of the past year...enjoy