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Apr 16

Diigo Links (weekly)

More amazing resources and incredible blogs: Free Technology for Teachers: Plum’s Creaturizer – A Neat AR App to Get Kids Exploring Outdoors Creaturizer from PBS Kids is a free iOS and Android app that lets students create fun cartoon creatures then place them into outdoor settings through the use of augmented reality. Free Technology for …

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Dec 12

Diigo Links (weekly)

Check out these resources that I curated from last week: Growth Mindset Memes: You are the architect of your brain. Today’s cat was inspired by this article at This Nifty Infographic Is a Great Introduction to Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Therapy which features an infographic from Alta Mira Recovery Programs. Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: #TrumpEducation …

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Oct 20

How Much Change is Enough?

I’ve watched these two powerful videos, which seem to be meant to go together or at least were inspired by the same problem. The problem? Modern day schooling, which hasn’t changed enough to do right by our modern day students. It’s no secret that education, as a system, is slow to change. That even with …

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Apr 24

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are this week’s awesome resources I’ve curated! Check them out: Scope & Sequence: Common Sense K-12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum | Common Sense Media tags:digital citizenship internet safety lessons Digital education Citizenship lesson digital-citizenship digital_citizenship digitalcitizenship 7 Games to Inspire a Child’s Love for Reading tags:games reading read literacy gaming game gbl Personalize Learning: Continuum …

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Feb 28

Diigo Links (weekly)

Great new links I curated this week! Check them out: Sharing How To Use The Common Core Sharing How To Use The #CommonCore https://t.co/sHlnk6g5oe via @educatoral #WATeachLead #CCSS #TeacherVoice #NBCT https://t.co/S9Hqh5eXrY tags:CommonCore WATeachLead CCSS TeacherVoice NBCT Workflow – Goobric & Doctopus Integration tags:gafe google-sheets google_sheets googlesheets assessment doctopus goobric Why Do Teachers Need Instructional Coaches? …

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May 27

Best Practices Collaborative Document

Years ago I started a best practices document. My school district’s tech committee was working on defining what we should be doing in the classroom before we helped teachers integrate technology. Using technology to do the same things that weren’t helping students won’t improve student learning. I made the document editable by all who had …

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May 20

Craving Acknowledgement [Revisited]

I published this post a little over a year ago. I wanted to re-publish it because of the lessons learned when I wrote it, especially the posts I linked to. It all started in 2011 when I wrote this. Last year [the 2012-13 school year] our middle school staff agreed to stop choosing Student’s of …

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Mar 07

Video Games in the Classroom #gbl

I got an email from a student asking me if she could interview me for an essay she was writing for her English 102 class about video games in the classroom. After answering her questions I asked her if I could share my responses here and she said yes. Here’s what I wrote for her …

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Jan 02

Skills Learned in School

After writing about the 21st Century C’s I added the Caring C to the list of skills I had put together. I also found some other skills to add to it. It seems to me that Caring fits better with life skills than the four C’s. If we can help students practice the following skills …

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Oct 16

Talk Moves

I’ve written a post about Talk Moves, called Teacher Moves actually, mostly with regards to Math teaching. Talk Moves, refer to graphic, is actually a set of techniques that can benefit class discussions in any content or grade level, making it an awesome thing to know. I wanted to write down more Talk Moves than …

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