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More Than Just Internet™ LogoYes. K-12 Instructional Management Platform. Beyond Working Hard: What Growth Mindset Teaches Us About Our Brains. Growth mindset has become a pervasive theme in education discussions in part because of convincing research by Stanford professor Carol Dweck and others that relatively low-impact interventions on how a student thinks about himself as a learner can have big impacts on learning.

Beyond Working Hard: What Growth Mindset Teaches Us About Our Brains

The growth mindset research is part of a growing understanding and acknowledgement that many non-cognitive factors are important to academic learning. While it’s a positive sign that educators see value in the growth mindset research and believe they can implement it in their classrooms, the deceptively simple idea has led to some confusion and misperceptions about what a growth mindset really is and how teachers can support it in the classroom. It’s easy to lump growth mindset in with other education catchphrases, like “resiliency” or “having high expectations,” but growth mindset actually has a much more concrete definition. Approaching the world with a growth mindset can be very liberating. Katrina Schwartz. 111 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed–Treasure Chest July 3, 2011. It has been a HUGE week in EdTech this week with ISTE 2011, Google+, Microsoft 365 and the rumor of Facebook’s big announcement next week (can someone say videochat).

111 EdTech Resources You May Have Missed–Treasure Chest July 3, 2011

I’m writing this introduction before I start wading through everything I’ve collected this past week. Not everything I think is important when I collect it makes it into the final list. However, even before I start the list, something tells me that this may be my biggest Treasure Chest ever. So, welcome to this week’s edition of Treasure Chest—111 (Yes-111!!!)

EdTech Resources You May Have Missed. It’s really difficult to keep up with all that happens in educational technology. Featured The Nerdy Teacher: 10 Things I Hate About You (#ISTE11)–A must read for all educators! Tools Gazette » 50 Web Applications for Teachers–Here is a collection of 50 web applications that make the grade for tech-savvy teachers:Animaps–Create and view beautifully informative animated maps, for free! Home. Table of Contents - Seven Principles' Library of Ideas for Teaching and Learning with Technology. CITE Journal Article. Volume 1, Issue 1 ISSN 1528-5804 Print Version Commentaries Submit A Commentary Carroll, T.

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G. (2000). If we didn't have the schools we have today, would we create the schools we have today? Contemporary Issues in Technology and Teacher Education [Online serial], 1 (1). If We Didn’t Have the Schools We Have Today, Would We Create the Schools We Have Today? Thomas G. We have a unique opportunity in education today. The investment of resources on this scale is comparable to the space program. When the Wright brothers were going to make the first flight, there was no flight school to prepare them. The Educator's PLN. Marc Stump The Teacher. Electronic tablets break down educational barriers in R.I. schools. Web 2.0 for Schools. The Ultimate Guide To Using iPads In The Classroom. How Students Benefit From Using Social Media 14.60K Views 0 Likes A lot of criticism has been leveled at social media and the effect it has on the way students process and retain information, as well as how distracting it can be.

However, social media offers plenty of opportunities for learning and interactivity, and if you take a moment to think about it, it's not too hard to see how students benefit from using social media. 100 Web 2.0 Tools Every Teacher Should Know About 44.24K Views 0 Likes We're always trying to figure out the best tools for teachers, trends in the education technology industry, and generally doing our darnedest to bring you new and exciting ways to enhance the classroom.

To Flip Or Not Flip? Top 10 Sites for Educational Resources. The Votes Are In: Edutopia’s Tech Integration Lesson Contest. WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation Facebook Edutopia on Facebook Twitter Edutopia on Twitter Google+ Edutopia on Google+ Pinterest Edutopia on Pinterest Log In Primary links April 15, 2014 Trending:DIY Professional Development.

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