12 Must Watch TED Talks for Teachers January 11, 2015 TED is another wonderful source of educational and inspirational videos to use in your class and for your professional development. A few days ago TED released its annual list of the most popular talks of the year featuring a number of interesting presentations covering different topics (e.g ). However, the list we have curated for you below goes beyond’s TED official collection to embed some wonderful talks directly relevant for us in education. We invite you to check it out below and as always share with us your feedback. Enjoy 2- How to Escape Education's Death Valley by Sir Ken Robinson 3- The Key to Success ?
Webinars A collection of free virtual broadcasts, including upcoming and on-demand webinars. For advanced learning for you or your entire team, browse our PD Toolkit. All webinars are accessible for a limited time after the original live streaming date. Participation certificates are not provided, but viewers receive a post-event confirmation email. The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2014 – So Far It’s that time of year again when I start posting mid-year “The Best….” lists. There are over 1,300 lists now. You can see them all here. As usual, in order to make this list, a site had to be:
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bloomin peacock Last week I blogged about my Bloomin’ Peacock, a new Bloom’s Taxonomy visual I made to share with teachers in a training. Over the years, I have created a number of Bloom’s Taxonomy pictures to hang in my classroom for students to refer to. My Bloomin’ Peacock was such a hit with you all, I thought I would start sharing the others I’ve made. The Awesome Library Search Results Search Results Terms: classroom management Matches: 27 Displayed: 20 Categories Teacher > Classroom Related > Classroom Management Specific Results Classroom Management (Teachers Helping Teachers) Classroom Management Resources (Education World)Provides 95 resources. 3-02 Classroom Management Tips (TeachNet) Includes room decor, classroom management, classroom public relations, and much more. Classroom Discipline (About.com - Kelly) New March Provides over three dozen papers related to improving classroom discipline. Back to Top
13 New EdTech Tools to Boost Engagement 2016 By Learn2Earn Blog Team When students are engaged in learning, they experience increased attention and focus, are more motivated to practice higher-level thinking skills, and have meaningful learning experiences. Luckily, technology makes it easier than ever to engage your students. Make 2016 the year you master the art of creating an engaging learning environment. Classroom Management More Articles of Interest CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT TIPS Differentiated Instruction, Flexibility Make Multi-Age Classes Work Multi-grade classes sound like a lot of work for teachers. But by regularly assessing students, differentiating instruction, and using flexible groupings, the experience can be revitalizing for a teacher. Included: Tips for planning lessons in multi-grade classes.
10 Collaborative Technology Projects Your Students Will Love If your classroom is far from a 1:1 environment (more like 1:32), it can be hard to find great technology projects that really work. Here are some simple tech tools students can use to create awesome projects. Students can work together in cooperative learning groups or independently depending on your access to technology in your school district. Bonus: They're all free! 1. InkleInkle is a fun digital storytelling tool for students. Classroom management ideas for elementary school teachers in grades K-6 including tips for new teachers and classroom teaching ideas resources. Walking in Line - Strategies for helping your class have a straight and quiet line in the hallway. source Ways to Quiet the Classroom - The following will help to get the students to quiet down and focus on direct instruction source Classroom Procedures - Tips for establishing good classroom procedures source Classroom Pets - Classroom Pets can be a HUGE responsibility, so deciding what kind of pet to bring into your classroom is an important decision. Here's a collection of ideas on what pets are best and some great advice from teachers who've had different kinds of pets in their own classrooms. source
40 Technologies for the Classroom This was my presentation delivered at the Computers in Education Society of Ireland (CESI) annual conference on February 23rd, 2013. As the society was celebrating its 40th birthday, I decided to share 40 different technologies that can be used in the classroom. The presentation is a mixture of recommendations of websites, apps and technologies.