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Dean Mantz

An 'A' in Abstractions -- THE Journal - 4 views

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    Article from "The Journal" about measuring learning and 21st Century Skills.
Joseph Alvarado

Work with teachers, don't fire them - CNN.com - 6 views

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    An interesting article that examines the recent events of Rhode Island school district firing teachers and how effective that really is. Teachers need parents support.
Ruth Howard

Jukes+-+Understanding+Digital+Kids.pdf (application/pdf Object) - 12 views

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    Although this lecture by the futurists from Info Savvy Group is dated 2006 it is an essential and clearcut distillation of current issues for teachers of youth in the classroom. The Info Savvy website-CommittedSardine has plenty other free resources, I located this elsewhere as you can see. http://www.committedsardine.com/handouts.cfm
Sandy Kendell

My Teacher Made me Do It - 24 views

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    Possible legal consequences of having under-13 year old students sign up for online web services - MUST READ for teachers and administrators.
Dean Mantz

Brain-based learning, ideas, and materials - 16 views

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    Site is dedicated to bringing the insights of brain science to the classroom. A laudable goal, it seems to me.
David Hilton

Common Core - Working to Bring Exciting, Comprehensive, Content-Rich Instruction to Eve... - 2 views

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    We believe that a child who graduates from high school without an understanding of culture, the arts, history, literature, civics, and language has in fact been left behind. So to improve education in America, we're promoting programs, policies, and initiatives at the local, state, and federal levels that provide students with challenging, rigorous instruction in the full range of liberal arts and sciences.
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    Very heartening to see a growing movement advocating a knowledge-rich, intellectually rigorous curriculum for schools. They've got the funds to hire good photographers and models with nice skin, too.
Carl Bogardu

The Clever Sheep: 14 Tools to Teach about Creative Commons - 31 views

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    One of the most powerful, misunderstood and under-utilized tools for teaching 21st century skills, is the Creative Commons. Besides providing access to hundreds of thousands of media works that can be used to augment the creative process, the Creative Commons offers a legitimate way for students to license their own creative works, be they audio, video, text or hybrid products.
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    Blog about 14 tools to teach about Creative Commons
Keith Hamon

Thanks @tombarrett for the "Interesting Ways To Use" Series « Thumann Resources - 12 views

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    A list of all those "Interesting Ways to Use …" lists. Now you can know what to do with Google Docs, or Twitter, or …
Dean Mantz

Learning in Hand Blog by Tony Vincent - 10 views

  • This is the presentation where I talk about the importance of creating and sharing, focusing on iPod touch and three types of products: comics, animations, and audio podcasts.
Ruth Howard

M.I.T. Lets Student Bloggers Post Without Censoring - NYTimes.com - 1 views

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    "M.I.T.'s bloggers, who are paid $10 an hour for up to four hours a week, offer thoughts on anything that might interest a prospective student. Some offer advice on the application process and the institute's intense workload; others write about quirkier topics,"
Ruth Howard

Academy of Discovery - Discovery Blogging Rules - 7 views

  • please read the following list of agreements with your child. Please sign and date this agreement and return to Ms. Hughes. Thanks for your cooperation!
  • Infractions of these rules will lead to the following consequences in order of severity and number of offense: Letter of apology to those offended by the infraction(individual students, one core class, or whole blogging community),warning by teacher, and editing or deletion of offending post/comment. Letter of apology to those offended by the infraction(individual students, one core class, or whole blogging community),temporary loss of blogging privileges (duration of quarter), editing or deletion of offending post/comment. Letter of apology to those offended by the infraction (individual students, one core class, or whole blogging community), permanent loss of blogging privileges(duration of school year), editing or deletion of offending post/comment.
Ruth Howard

Free - 10 views

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    Explore Opsound for open source sounds/music really beaut discoveries here but this link is for exploring the history of open source ideas etc...
Carl Bogardu

WoWinSchool / FrontPage - 0 views

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    Information about the use of World of Warcraft in education.
Jackie Gerstein

eLearn: Feature Article - 0 views

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    The World is Open for a Reason: Make that 30 Reasons!
Dean Mantz

Cheater or Collaborator? - 0 views

  • Student A knowingly goes to Students B’s and C’s site, examines the tag for stemcellresearch, finds some new resources, and tags them into Student A's account at del.icio.us. Is this appropriate or a violation of academic integrity
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    Article by David Jakes regarding social bookmarking.
Dean Mantz

Home | ReadKiddoRead.com - 0 views

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    Read Kiddo Read website promotes reading for a lifetime.
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