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Whether it’s providing educators with funding, best-practice ideas, support, or accolades, everything we do is designed to help students achieve more. After all, students who are better engaged are more likely to succeed, and students who succeed are more likely to go on to do great things. The way we see it, together with our partners, our funders, the educators, and the communities and students we serve, we’re investing in a brighter future.

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Evaluación Formativa La Evaluación Formativa, es una actividad sistemática y continua, que tiene por objeto proporcionar la información necesaria sobre el proceso educativo. En la entrega anterior tratamos la Evaluación como parte inherente del proceso educativo. En ese momento planteamos algunas ideas sobre el concepto y específicamente sobre la evaluación diagnóstica. En esta ocasión nos referiremos a la Evaluación Formativa. Dependiendo de la etapa educativa en que nos encontremos, la evaluación puede cobrar diferentes significados, aunque la esencia de la evaluación es la misma: buscar información relevante en el alumno que nos ayude a comprender cómo se está produciendo el proceso de enseñanza-aprendizaje, y tomar las decisiones pertinentes.

Teachers and Technology Grant Program CenturyLink's award-winning Teachers & Technology grant program identifies, highlights and recognizes Colorado K-12 teachers who are using technology in the classroom in new and innovative ways. As the program enters its eighth year in Colorado, more than $1 million have been granted to teachers across the state and nearly 50,000 students have been impacted. The 2013-2014 school year grant program is now open for applications. In 2014, CenturyLink will give away more than $145,000 in grants to support technology projects in Colorado schools. School Playground Grants Peaceful Playground has numerous resources to assist you in writing your school playground grants. The Peaceful Playgrounds Program Kit includes several activity guides, rule books, program overview video, problem-solving strategies, and permanent game and activity designs painted on blacktop. An ideal program to assure funding of your school playground grants and a (PEP) physical education grant. Add the Equipment Package to fully implement the Peaceful Playgrounds Program. Curriculum Rule BooksActivity GuidesPlayground ReportsEquipment Checkout ListsPlayground ProceduresPlayground RulesSite License for program & designsMap of U.S.

Topics School Spending How much does money matter in education? Experts explore per-pupil spending, teacher pensions, teacher pay, and more. Vouchers What do we know about the impact of school vouchers on student learning and longer-term outcomes? ING Financial Services Congratulations to Allison Butler, the 2013 First Place Winner. She was presented with her award on October 2nd, and now she can put the $27,000 grant to work in the classroom. Previously, Aaron Vanderwerff and Eric Songer were presented with the 2013 Third and Second Place Awards respectively. “Art at the Speed of Light” combines the fundamentals of intermediate drawing and painting curriculum with the Bio Medical Allied Health Magnet students’ honors physics curriculum, creating an interdisciplinary pilot course. The program allows students innovative opportunities to explore and study physics phenomena through a visual arts lens.

Teacher Tap; Grants and Grant Writing - No Child Left Behind Where can I find funding for grant projects? How do I write a grant that will get funded? What are the best sources of funding? LAS «BUENAS» PREGUNTAS PARA APRENDER Responder a todo esto no es sencillo En el alumnado no hay cultura de preguntarse habitualmente. El reto está en conseguir una disposición hacia la búsqueda de soluciones necesaria para aprender en esta educación de las buenas preguntas. Guiar a través de preguntas es todo un arte muy interesante a entrenar en la escuela. La capacidad de plantear la pregunta de modo constructivo y de colaborar en hallar la solución al dilema, problema o misterio conceptual es clave para nuestros aprendices, pues sabemos que siempre se asigna más valor al significado que uno mismo descubre que a un significado transferido. Es difícil dar el cambio del rol docente.

Responsibility at IBM IBM believes that a company culture based on core values not only helps our business, but also defines the role that we can and should play in society. We identify and act upon new opportunities to apply our technology and expertise to societal problems.We scale our existing programs and initiatives to achieve maximum benefit.We empower our employees and others to serve their communities.We integrate corporate citizenship and social responsibility into every aspect of our company. Corporate citizenship

Philanthropy News Digest No matter what words are used to describe the police killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Tony McDade, and the murder of Ahmaud Arbery —“tragic,” “brutal,” “abhorrent,” “senseless”—they are not enough. In our homes, our workplaces, on the streets, and across the nation, people are scared, angry, grieving, and fed up. Candid stands with its Black staff and community to affirm that Black lives matter. Putting an end to systemic racism here and around the world is going to require nonprofits and foundations to step up like never before. Overview of Corporate Philanthropy at Bank of America Review the community grants and sponsorships offered from Bank of America to help benefit your nonprofit organization. Our grants can be used as general operating support as well. Nonprofit Grant Funding We’re here to support high-impact initiatives, organizations and the development of visionary leaders.

KIDS COUNT KIDS COUNT®, a project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, is a national and state-by-state effort to track the well-being of children in the United States. By providing high-quality data and trend analysis, KIDS COUNT seeks to enrich local, state and national discussions concerning ways to secure better futures for all children — and to raise the visibility of children's issues through a nonpartisan, evidence-based lens. KIDS COUNT Data Book and PublicationsAt the national level, the project develops and distributes reports on key areas of well-being, including the annual KIDS COUNT Data Book. View current and past KIDS COUNT Data Books. How To Ask Good Questions This document explains how to ask good questions. You have been sent to read it because you asked a question in a discussion forum or newsgroup. However, you either asked in a way which shows you did not do enough research first, or you asked in a way which means it is difficult to help you. People are very busy, and so asking good questions greatly increases the chances of getting a helpful reply. This document is a reduced version of a much longer document, Eric Raymond and Rick Moen's How To Ask Questions The Smart Way. Please note that neither Eric, Rick nor the author of this document can help you with your problem.

Template In order to provide consistency across Project Based Learning (PBL) professional development and the development of resources for Teach 21, the WVDE Office of Instruction adopted a project design template for use with PBL. It is important that all work classified as PBL adhere to specific guidelines, the most important of which is an alignment with the grade appropriate West Virginia 21st century content, learning skills and technology tools standards and objectives. Quality project based learning in the 21st century classroom engages students in thought-provoking, standards-focused, inquiry-based learning experiences that are open-ended and driven by an authentic and challenging problem, question or issue. Standards-focused instruction often contains projects that are authentic and engaging for students.

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