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This collection includes several digital methods that can be used in the classroom.

The 33 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should Have. By EdTech Team Updated on march 2, 2015 : The original list that was created in 2011 comprised 33 skills , after reviewing it we decided to do some merging and finally ended up with the 20 skills below.

The 33 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should Have

The 21st century teacher should be able to : Top 10 Teacher Tools for Digital Curation. 1- Feedly Feedly is a news reader for creative minds a fast and stylish way to read and share the content of your favorite sites. 2- Bag The Web BagTheWeb helps users curate Web content.

Top 10 Teacher Tools for Digital Curation

For any topic, you can create a bag to collect, publish, and share any content from the Web. 3-Pearltress Pearltrees allows users to organiz thier digital content into a tree-like diagram that is neat and easily navigable. 4- Bundlr Create topic pages with photos, videos, tweets and documents. 5- Listly This is a great tool I started using recently. 6- Diigo Diigo is all about social bookmarking. The 35 Digital Skills Every 21st Century Teacher should HaveXX. Tonya Skinner's Business Education Lesson Plans. 4Teachers : Main Page. Digital Demo Screen Casting. Kathy Schrock's Guide to Everything - Home Page. How Do Rubrics Help? Rubrics are multidimensional sets of scoring guidelines that can be used to provide consistency in evaluating student work.

How Do Rubrics Help?

They spell out scoring criteria so that multiple teachers, using the same rubric for a student's essay, for example, would arrive at the same score or grade. Rubrics are used from the initiation to the completion of a student project. They provide a measurement system for specific tasks and are tailored to each project, so as the projects become more complex, so do the rubrics. Twitter Digital Demo JARAMILLO. Project Based Learning Checklists. The Ten Commandments of Effective Classroom Management. The Ten Commandments of Effective Classroom Management By William Shoap closeAuthor: William Shoap Name: William ShoapSite: See Authors Posts (1) William Shoap posted these commandments on the Classroom Management chatboard, and we thought them worthy of sharing here.

The Ten Commandments of Effective Classroom Management

One of the biggest barriers to teaching and learning in any school environment is the lack of effective classroom management methods. Failure to manage student behavior and learning at the classroom level is the main culprit for low student achievement and classroom behavior problems. Young teachers, new to the teaching profession, may possess the necessary academic knowledge to teach their subject but often must learn classroom management skills on the job, which can make for a very challenging first few years in this career. LAP Grading Sheet. Aminate Digital Demo Mike Gleed. Hotchalks Lesson Plans Page - Over 4,000 Lesson Plans for Teachers by Teachers. Onlineteachguide.pdf. Plagerism Digital Demo Aaron Christensen. Mobile Device Digital Demo Jaramillo. 30 Habits Of Highly Effective Teachers.

Editor’s Note: We often look at the qualities and characteristics of good teaching and learning, including the recent following pieces: How A Good Teacher Becomes Great What You Owe Your Students Ten Secrets To Surviving As A Teacher The Characteristics Of A Highly Effective Learning Environment How To Be A Mediocre Teacher So it made sense to take a look at the characteristics of a successful educator, which Julie DuNeen does below.

30 Habits Of Highly Effective Teachers

LESSON PLAN Digital Demo Quizzes and Flashcards SPrince 10272014. YouTube Digital Demo FRANCIS. Using Text Messaging Digital Demo Aaron C. Gaming Digital Demo Petroff. High School Technology Lesson Plans at Internet 4 Classrooms. 10 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers. Below is a list of some important educational web tools I have handpicked for you from a variety of blogs and websites.

10 New Educational Web Tools for Teachers

As you know by now, the purpose behind such round-ups is to update teachers and educators with the latest releases in the world of educational technology. Our Educational Web Tools page is growing bigger and bigger and now features hundreds of web tools that are all, in a way or another, relevant to us in education. Check it out to access the previous versions. Here are the titles I have for you today: 1- MixedInk MixedInk is an online collaborative learning platform that is designed to improve students writing outcomes. 2- Tutorsbox An online whiteboard application that lets you use your computer and tablet to give live tutoring classes to your students. 25 Ways Google Can Help You Become A Better Teacher.

While Apple products (*cough* iPad *cough*) are known for their integration in classrooms, Google’s offerings give up little here.

25 Ways Google Can Help You Become A Better Teacher

In fact, the sheer diversity of Google products might make them a more natural fit in the classroom in lieu of the iPad’s gravity. Below we’ve listed 25 ways teachers can get started using Google in the classroom. Let us know on our Google+ page if we’ve missed anything. Top 50+ Academic Blogs for Teachers and Educators. If you are an academic or interested in the world of academia the blogs below will be of tremendous help for you.

Top 50+ Academic Blogs for Teachers and Educators

As a teacher and post graduate student myself, I spend an enormous amount of time reading articles from these blogs. I have learned a lot from them particularly regarding my thesis. I highly recommend them for you. I am not sure who initiated this list in Google Docs but the work is in progress and if you have other suggestions, feel free to share them.

Classroom Timers - Fun Timers. We've decided to put our new fun timers, and timers for classrooms into a nice sub-section.

Classroom Timers - Fun Timers

These are great timers for children, or maybe meetings, or anything really. They just add some extra fun to the usual countdown timers :-) 250 Computer Technology Vocabulary flashcards. LESSON PLAN Digital Demo Polling and Quizzes SPrince 11182014.