Create Your Free Website 1. Choose a website template 2. 10 questions every educator should always be thinking about... 1). What percent of your students are going beyond just compliance and are actually cognitively engaged in deep self-driven and relevant learning? 2). How often are students in your class offered the opportunity to move around and get 'the blood' flowing with some type of physical activity? 3). How often are kids in your class able to work in teams and work collaboratively on some type of group learning activity?
Leadership thoughts jameshutt 6 Apr The importance of middle leaders in school! During the past year I have been undertaking the Middle Leaders Development Programme run by the National Colleges. Now, I knew that my position as Curriculum Leader was an important one, but this year I have come to realise that it is pivotal inside a large organisation. When you take on the role you become acutely aware very quickly that everyone wants their pound of flesh! 6 things to remember when you are a middle leader! 8 Classic Storytelling Techniques for Engaging Presentations Via Sparkol.com This post appeared on Sparkle.com on November 28 2014 and was written by Ffion Lindsay. This is an excerpt from the full article, and is reprinted here with permission.
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The 10 Skills Modern Teachers Must Have The above image is 8.5×11″ so you can print it out. PDF is available here. There’s been a lot of talk about 21st century learners, 21st century teachers, and connected classrooms. There’s a daily influx of new technology into your inbox and your classroom feels woefully behind the times even if you’re flipping your 1:1 iPad classroom that’s already online and part of a MOOC. What are modern teachers to do with all this jargon and techno-babble being thrown at them all day long? Simple.