Category Archive: Ed News

These blogs have to do with education as a whole. I write about different topics concerning ed reform and educating our 21st century youth.

Aug 28

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are more great resources for this week! Free Technology for Teachers: How to Import and Convert PowerPoint to Google Slides One of the questions that I often receive when I conduct Google Apps workshops for schools goes something like this, “what do I do with my old PowerPoint slides? Aren’t they useless now?” The …

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Aug 21

Diigo Links (weekly)

More great resources! What do schools with low student suspension rates have in common? | Chalkbeat tags:discipline classroom management school relationship relationships classroom management classroom-management classroommanagement 6 Opening and Closing Routines for New Teachers | Edutopia tags:closing opening routines teachers ‘Vital’ For Parents To Discuss Sexting With Children – Schools Improvement Net tags:parents sexting children …

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Aug 14

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are this week’s amazing resource links! Vanishing Peanuts – The Lab tags:lab demo experiment styrofoam acetone chemistry science The Most Powerful Ways to Start a Presentation | Inc.com “The Most Powerful Ways to Start a Presentation” tags:presentation speech presenter presenters start Explore Like a Pirate | Engaging, Enrich, and Elevate Learners through the Power …

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Aug 07

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here’s another week of amazing resources! Check these out: 4 Useful Chromebooks Apps for Digital Storytelling ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning tags:chromebook apps digital storytelling digitalstorytelling digital-storytelling digital_storytelling Makeree | A new way to learn creation tags:maker makerspace stem Minecraft: Education Edition World Library – Minecraft Education Edition tags:gbl minecraft minecraft_education minecraftedu minecrafteducation minecraftinschool …

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Jul 31

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are this week’s awesome resources: Free HTML5 Online Animation Maker, Banner Maker and Video Maker | Animatron tags:animation presentation create creation tool html5 Rio Olympics 2016: Classroom Activities – Studyladder tags:olympics rio classroom activities Exploring the Science of Effective Classroom Design [Infographic] tags:exploring classroom design infographic infographics layout Use Graphic Organizers for Effective Learning …

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Jul 24

Diigo Links (weekly)

More incredible resources collected this past week; check them out in case you missed them! Artemis Spaceship Bridge Simulator tags:social windows game spaceship simulator space network gbl Agenda Doc: Send a Google Form and Create an Agenda – Teacher Tech tags:meetings agenda google forms doc create google-forms google_forms googleforms google-docs google_docs googledocs meeting organize Pokemon …

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Jul 22

Failure at Personal Finances

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We talk about failure being important. We also are warned to not make failure okay, in and of itself, because what we want for our children is to see that failure is part of success. The most successful people fail a lot! I know failure. I’ve failed a lot, at a lot of things. I …

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Jul 17

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are the latest and greatest from this past week: Towards a School Coaching Culture: Part 1 – Starting Points | Reflections on Teacher Professional Growth tags:school coaching culture starting points reflections teacher professional growth coach 5 Barriers To More Authentic Teaching And Learning – tags:learning teaching barriers education reform edreform Jennifer Mitchell on Twitter: …

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Jul 10

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are some more great resources! Nerissa Angwin on Twitter: “As a teacher I dislike homework & I feel for parents. Unfortunately for many schools it’s policy. #dontlikehomework https://t.co/N6X8vYOlT5” Policies about homework are not about kids. They don’t trust teachers. They are wrong PERIOD. https://t.co/OckqgTx2Iz How to Make Beautiful and Effective Infographics | Social Media …

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Jul 08

The Core Shifts the Way We Teach

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The Common Core English Language Arts (CCSS ELA) standards were developed to provide our kids a relevant, engaging, rigorous education. At the heart of the standards are three major shifts to the way we teach our students. This year I have been fortunate enough to have one of the bloggers on our state’s CoreLaborate blog. …

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