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Adult Education Falls Short. Fernando Santamaría: "La educación está en estado constante de cambio" Education Week. El Blog de Educación y TIC. 5 Fantastic, Fast, Formative Assessment Tools. I thought I could read my students' body language.

5 Fantastic, Fast, Formative Assessment Tools

I was wrong. As an experiment, I used Socrative when I taught binary numbers. What I learned forever changed my views on being a better teacher. Apps para ‘flippear’ la clase (aula invertida) 7 razones por las que el yoga debe estar en las aulas. EL BLOG DE MANU VELASCO. Estos son los beneficios de emplear un blog en el aula. Education Week. By Cossondra George In the past, special education meant being educated somewhere else.

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Often, this education was administered in a separate classroom, where students with learning challenges were isolated from their age-appropriate peers. Then, gradually, state and federal mandates were implemented to protect the rights of students with disabilities, most notably the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). That federal regulation enforces the placement of students with disabilities in the "least restrictive environment. " This means that students with disabilities should be educated alongside their nondisabled peers whenever possible. 5 recursos para el análisis morfológico en Lengua. Positive Strategies to Avoid Stress, Anxiety, and Burnout. Teaching is important and rewarding work, but it can also be extremely stressful.

Positive Strategies to Avoid Stress, Anxiety, and Burnout

Excessive stress may lead to burnout, which is characterized by exhaustion, anxiety, and feelings of being overwhelmed and isolated. Other common symptoms of burnout are a loss of creativity, good humor, patience, and enthusiasm for life -- all of which are crucial attributes for effective teaching. Fortunately, the human brain has tremendous capacity to change and grow.

We can train our malleable, dynamic brains -- specifically, the left prefrontal cortex, which figures prominently in emotional outlook -- to become happier and more optimistic through deliberate practice. Record Yourself to Improve Your Practice. Posted 09/15/2015 11:10AM | Last Commented 04/17/2016 7:59PM I took a speech class one semester when I was in undergraduate school.

Record Yourself to Improve Your Practice

For our first assignment we had to give a short speech that the teacher videotaped. 5 Fantastic, Fast, Formative Assessment Tools. Using the Rule of Three for Learning. In math, the Rule of Three is a method of finding a ratio.

Using the Rule of Three for Learning

In English essay writing, the Rule of Three states that things are more interesting to read in triads. In presentations, the Rule of Three comes in handy to keep the audience engaged, and in entertainment, the idea of trebling makes jokes and gags funnier. What the Heck Is Inquiry-Based Learning? Inquiry-based learning is more than asking a student what he or she wants to know.

What the Heck Is Inquiry-Based Learning?

It’s about triggering curiosity. And activating a student’s curiosity is, I would argue, a far more important and complex goal than the objective of mere information delivery. Nevertheless, despite its complexity, inquiry-based learning can be somehow easier on teachers, too. True, it’s seemingly easier because it transfers some responsibilities from teachers to students, but it’s really easier because releasing authority engages students. Teachers who use inquiry-based learning combat the “dunno” -- a chronic problem in student engagement. Ideas y herramientas para crear y utilizar videos educativos en clase -aulaPlaneta. What Doesn't Work: Literacy Practices We Should Abandon. The number one concern that I hear from educators is lack of time, particularly lack of instructional time with students.

What Doesn't Work: Literacy Practices We Should Abandon

It's not surprising that we feel a press for time. Our expectations for students have increased dramatically, but our actual class time with students has not. Although we can't entirely solve the time problem, we can mitigate it by carefully analyzing our use of class time, looking for what Beth Brinkerhoff and Alysia Roehrig (2014) call "time wasters. " Consider the example of calendar time.

In many U.S. early elementary classrooms, this practice eats up 15-20 minutes daily, often in a coveted early-morning slot when students are fresh and attentive. New Teachers: Classroom Management Essentials. Before I share my thoughts, I must make a disclaimer.

New Teachers: Classroom Management Essentials

If you’re looking for a magic solution to classroom challenges, the following will be helpful, but don’t expect major changes overnight. And please remember that a strong instructional philosophy (i.e., how one believes students best learn) and a well-thought-out lesson plan form the foundation for effective student learning. With all that said, the following are four must-haves for a successful classroom. 1. Build a Sense of Urgency. 25 webs para aprender inglés en Secundaria. ¡Es hora de prepararse para sacar lo mejor de cada uno en los estudios! #Estudiar.

Curriculum Conversations: 7 Do's and Don'ts. Leaders are full of power.

Curriculum Conversations: 7 Do's and Don'ts

They share powerful ideas, make powerful decisions, and create powerful results. Initially, the power of leadership is inspiring, but after looking deeper, maybe not so much. We overlook how the exertion of power sometimes leaves others feeling powerless. I'm not used to supposing. Kelley and Conner's Emotional Cycle of Change - from Keeping Going When You Make a Voluntary Change © iStockphotohh5800 You're likely to experience a cycle of emotions when you make a change. Think back to the last time you made a change in your life. Perhaps you started a new job or enrolled in a night school program.