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Student-Centered Learning: It Starts With the Teacher | Edutopia - 1 views

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    Student-centered classrooms include students in planning, implementation, and assessments. Involving the learners in these decisions will place more work on them, which can be a good thing. Teachers must become comfortable with changing their leadership style from directive to consultative -- from "Do as I say" to "Based on your needs, let's co-develop and implement a plan of action." This first of three posts on student-centered classrooms starts with the educator. As the authority, teachers decide if they will "share" power by empowering learners"
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Download Free Nature Sounds Cricket, Waterfall, And Wave Sounds - 0 views

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    You can download free sound files from JetCityOrange . There aredifferent sounds here on this page you find sounds from nature including the sound of crickets, waterfalls, waves, storms, and waves.
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Part 2: Over 35 Formative Assessment Tools To Enhance Formative Learning Opportunities ... - 2 views

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    This post showcases a range of tools that can assist teachers with formative assessment. They range from providing interactive quizzes/check ups to providing the useful feedback that is essential in a classroom focused on student centered formative learning.
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Flipping the classroom together-from 3,000 miles away | eSchool News | eSchool News - 2 views

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    "An explanation about how two teachers overcome the challenges of flipping their classrooms and co-planning lessons across states"
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3 Classroom Tools to Measure Student Learning | Edutopia - 3 views

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    "Formative assessment is vital to teachers in any classroom environment. Teachers have been formatively assessing students for years, because they need to know what students know in order to help them understand what they do not know. Many classrooms are moving to 21st century with technology initiatives. Suggested here are three tech tools will help teachers engage students while simultaneously gauging their understanding of concepts: Kahoot!, Formative and Padlet"
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How To Prepare Students For 21st Century Survival - 3 views

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    The post discusses 7 survival skills for the 21st century and how they might be purposefully applied in a classroom. They are: 1. Critical Thinking and Problem Solving. 2. Collaboration Across Networks and Leading by Influence. 3. Agility and Adaptability. 4. Initiative and Entrepreneurship. 5. Effective Oral and Written Communication. 6. Accessing and Analysing Information. 7. Curiosity and Imagination
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15 Essential Apps For The Organized Teacher - 2 views

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    "There is no single way to effectively organize a classroom. The big idea behind organization is systematic accessibility. When there is a clear system that allows the parts of that system to be accessible to those who need it, that's organization. Organization is a subjective idea, what works for one teacher may not work for another. The variety of apps here allow teachers to store files, manage class rosters, share student work, and consolidate everything into a single, synced calendar for all parents."
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Oh! The places you'll go Motion Graphic - YouTube - 1 views

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    "Uploaded on 20 Oct 2011. Short video offers a great way to expeprience "Oh! The Places You'll Go" story by Dr Seuss."
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Social Media FOR Schools: Developing Shareable Content for Schools | Langwitches Blog - 1 views

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    An asutue post by Sylvia Rosenthal Tolisano (langwitches) "While social media in schools deals primarily with policies around how to use (or not use) social media in the classroom with students, social media for schools is about storytelling and getting their stakeholders (teachers, students, administrators, parents, community) to spread these stories."
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Teaching digital citizenship across the whole curriculum | eSchool News | eSchool News - 4 views

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    "Digital citizenship is not just about teaching students what not to do, but also what they should be doing, to create a positive online impression. It can not be taught in a one-off lesson but needs to be embedded into lessons and "lived" or owned by everyone going about their daily lives "
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Student-Led Conferences: Empowerment and Ownership | Edutopia - 0 views

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    "Parent teacher conferences at Wildwood Elementary are actually a time when the teachers do very little talking. Instead, the students run the conferences, informing their parents about how they're doing, what their goals are going forward, and what kind of learners they are."
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Students, Computers and Learning: Making the Connection (Andreas S… - 0 views

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    "Are there computers in the classroom? Does it matter? Students, Computers and Learning: Making the connection"
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Creating Safe, Strength-Based Classrooms | Edutopia - 0 views

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    "Schools are a network of human beings who feel, think, behave, and function within a human system that is alive and never static. Inside living systems, we need to feel safe and felt. This system is wired to thrive, even through difficult times. We're here for deep learning, which is profoundly relational, and connection to one another is a prerequisite for our collective emotional, social, spiritual, and cognitive growth and development. In creating an environment that feels safe and relational, behavior management develops into behavior engagement"
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3 Ways to Curate and Share Great Content | The Principal of Change - 1 views

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    George Couros discusses how he sets about curating and sharing the work of others. " I have been blessed with a huge network on social media and I want to use that to not only share my voice, but hopefully the voice of others as wel"
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It's time to kill the timetable  | Innovative pedagogy - Dean Pearman - 2 views

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    " What if we changed the time table in the same way. What if student's came to school to learn and not just move from class to class. What if we changed how we use time? Is our current school structures killing learning? "
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25 Fun Ways to use QR Codes for Teaching and Learning - Emerging Education Technologies - 0 views

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    The author of the post has culled a bunch of ideas from different teachers who have shared their approaches to using QR codes in a classroom setting. Once students are equipped with a device that can read QR codes and they know how to scan them, it is easy to adapt the ideas here to use a classroom.
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