Thursday, 20 September 2012

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WE DID IT AGAIN!!!, Education Rethink: Homework and the Real World, How the Flipped Classroom Is Transforming Education, A Digital Tool to Unlock Learning, Is poverty destiny? Ideology vs. evidence in school reform, How to Make Yourself Luckier, Building a Positive, Trusting Classroom Environment, 10 Ways to Rejuvenate Your Brain While You Work, Q-and-A: Tips for navigating the connected classroom, Learning with 'e's: Exponential times, 25 Ways To Use Twitter To Improve Your Professional Development, Jobs, The Role of Video Games in the English Classroom, How To Undo Facebook Hiding Your Email Address Before Your Friends Use iOS 6 ContactSync, 50 Useful Apps For Students With Reading Disabilities
Your Top Stories
552 stories were shared by your friends yesterday.
Here's the best 15 of the bunch
WE DID IT AGAIN!!!
justgabe.com  ❘   Shared by PragmaticMom, Robert Bell and 3 others
Posted by Gabe on September 17, 2012 under Kids are Heroes | The title of this post pays homage to the win we had when we pitched Sir Richard Branson back in 2009. Thanks to our supporters, our video that we had sent to him was broadcast on Virgin...
PragmaticMom Robert Bell Jenny She JackieGerstein Ed.D. Mark Oehlert
Education Rethink: Homework and the Real World
educationrethink.com  ❘   Shared by John Sparks, Lyn Hilt and 1 other
John Sparks Lyn Hilt JoAnn Jacobs
How the Flipped Classroom Is Transforming Education
edtechmagazine.com  ❘   Shared by CanGeo Education, Wanda Terral and 1 other
As educators continue to search for ways technology can better engage students, few tactics have received more interest than the flipped classroom . Spend a few minutes talking to students and it's easy to see why the concept, in which educators...
CanGeo Education Wanda Terral bwamsat
A Digital Tool to Unlock Learning
opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com  ❘   Shared by Scorebusters, PhilaSoup and 1 other
PowerMyLearning, a program that any student, parent or teacher can use for free, helps students take ownership of their learning.
Scorebusters PhilaSoup Institute of Play
Is poverty destiny? Ideology vs. evidence in school reform
washingtonpost.com  ❘   Shared by Jeff Livingston and Scorebusters
At the center of the school reform debate is the role that poverty plays in student achievement, as explained well in the following post. It was written by Paul Thomas, an associate professor of education at Furman University in South Carolina. His...
Jeff Livingston Scorebusters
How to Make Yourself Luckier
lifehacker.com  ❘   Shared by Daniel Zeevi and DASHBURST
Like it or not, we're all a little superstitious. It's not necessarily a bad thing—research shows that leaving things to chance and luck can enhance performance, increase productivity, and reduce stress. As writer Eric Barker explains, being lucky...
Daniel Zeevi DASHBURST
Building a Positive, Trusting Classroom Environment
edutopia.org  ❘   Shared by UBC PDCE and edutopia
Believe it or not, I had a bit of a freak-out before the first day of school. All summer, I had prepared my curriculum, re-thought my lesson plans, reflected on the energies I would put out to my students, and got plenty of professional development...
UBC PDCE edutopia
10 Ways to Rejuvenate Your Brain While You Work
miguelescotet.visibli.com  ❘   Shared by Jenny She and Irene Becker
Jenny She Irene Becker
Q-and-A: Tips for navigating the connected classroom
smartblogs.com  ❘   Shared by John Robinson and Concordia U Online
It can be a challenge shifting through all of the educational technology tools available to educators and students today. What's more, educators sometimes feel like they must compete with students' tech devices for attention in the classroom....
John Robinson Concordia U Online
Learning with 'e's: Exponential times
steve-wheeler.blogspot.co.uk  ❘   Shared by debsnet and ShareMyLesson
debsnet ShareMyLesson
25 Ways To Use Twitter To Improve Your Professional Development
edudemic.com  ❘   Shared by Cari Teske and Edudemic
Although LinkedIn gets a lot of love as a professional social media site, Twitter is a force that can't be ignored by up-and-coming young professionals. It's a great place to get connected and informed, and an especially good resource for growing...
Cari Teske Edudemic
Jobs
hackneypirates.org  ❘   Shared by Teachable and Teach First
Starting Salary: £26,000 p.a. Contract Type: Permanent FT (40 hrs/wk) Closing Date: 30th September 2012   An exciting and challenging opportunity has arisen for an entrepreneurial individual with teaching experience to join this start-up...
Teachable Teach First
The Role of Video Games in the English Classroom
edutopia.org  ❘   Shared by Carlos Mendoza III and Michael S. Mills
Perhaps more than anything else, the English Language Arts classroom is a place of diversity. There is diversity of academic expectations for teachers. The ELA Common Core assigns literature and informational reading, writing, speaking/listening and...
Carlos Mendoza III Michael S. Mills
How To Undo Facebook Hiding Your Email Address Before Your Friends Use iOS 6 Contact Sync
techcrunch.com  ❘   Shared by Neo (No, not that 1) and TechCrunch
Millions of people are downloading iOS 6 right now, and many will use the Facebook contact sync feature to pull in photos and current phone numbers of friends. But rather than your real email address, they're going to pull in hundreds of...
Neo (No, not that 1) TechCrunch
50 Useful Apps For Students With Reading Disabilities
edudemic.com  ❘   Shared by Michael Graham and Julie Collier
Whether you're the parent of a child with a reading disability or an educator that works with learning disabled students on a daily basis, you're undoubtedly always looking for new tools to help these bright young kids meet their potential and work...
Michael Graham Julie Collier
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