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9 Great Nonprofits to Support School Leaders. Teaching with Discussions. One of the most challenging teaching methods, leading discussions can also be one of the most rewarding.

Teaching with Discussions

Using discussions as a primary teaching method allows you to stimulate critical thinking. As you establish a rapport with your students, you can demonstrate that you appreciate their contributions at the same time that you challenge them to think more deeply and to articulate their ideas more clearly. Breakouteduintro. How To Give Good Feedback by Harvard EdCast. Changing the Conversation About Librarians. Just another University Libraries Community site. As Campus Compact celebrates its 30th Anniversary at their Annual Conference in March, 2016, there will be a library-focused pre-conference.

Just another University Libraries Community site

Libraries and the Public Purposes of Higher Education will take place Sunday, March 20 from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m. in Boston, MA. Register by October 15 before rates increase: The program for the afternoon is as follows: Libraries and the Public Purposes of Higher Education. Online Reading Activities. CTQ #CTQCollab. Micro credentials Driving teacher learning leadership 3. Getting Smart. Micro-Credentials: The Future of Professional Learning. In 2012 many of us thought massively open online courses (MOOC) would transform higher education.

Micro-Credentials: The Future of Professional Learning

What could be better than free courses from the world’s best professors? MOOCs extended access and created compelling success stories like Luis Tandalla, a college student from Ecuador who took one of the first free online classes in machine learning and won a global data competition a year later. An Error Occurred Setting Your User Cookie. Free edTPA Tools Support Teacher Candidates and Programs - the Edthena blog. Completing edTPAⓇ is a critical step for many teacher candidates on the path to becoming a fully-certified teacher.

Free edTPA Tools Support Teacher Candidates and Programs - the Edthena blog

But assembling the different artifacts, commentaries, and video clips in an organized way – and then transferring it to the edTPA platform – can be a challenging part of the journey for a candidate. Our daily focus at Edthena is building tools to make using and analyzing video easy, so we wanted to apply that expertise to ensuring that managing video as part of the edTPA process wasn’t a technical challenge for candidates. We believe we have designed a better way to assemble and transfer the required edTPA artifacts for submission for official scoring, and we now offer the Edthena edTPA tools to all programs and candidates at no cost.

(Just to clarify what this means: the Edthena edTPA tools are free for any organization whether or not you are an existing Edthena partner.) Professional Development For Teachers. How peer video coaching is completely changing how our teachers teach. Peer-to-peer video comments are changing how one district’s teachers think about their practice A new era of professional development is sweeping into districts across the country, and just in time.

How peer video coaching is completely changing how our teachers teach

For many districts, the days of after-school PowerPoint-driven lectures not differentiated by content, expertise, grade-level or delivery, not to mention daylong workshops on an obsolete topic, have recently given way to face-to-face coaching programs and professional learning communities. And in St. Project Tomorrow. Our Vision Speak Up provides an easy way for students, parents and educators to participate in your local decisions about technology, as well as contribute to the state and national dialogue about educational technology.

Project Tomorrow

Since 2003, Project Tomorrow has collected the viewpoints of 4.5 million students, educators and parents – the Speak Up dataset represents the largest collection of authentic feedback from these key educational stakeholders. Read More » DS.