Thoughts, ideas, and resources that I deem worthy of sharing from the passing educational scene.
How to Teach the Standards Without Becoming Standardized | MindShift | KQED News
My Journey to the Joy of Learning - My Teaching Notebook
tags: engagement growthmindset post2blog
Steps Toward a Big Idea Syllabus - My Teaching Notebook
"Start with Who not What: “Who are my students and who do they need to become?” rather than “What content should I cover?”"
tags: essentialquestions post2blog
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Arts Integration: Resource Roundup | Edutopia
tags: artsintegration* artsintegration post2blog
Twitter for Teachers 201: Chatting and Best Practices | Scholastic.com
tags: twitter twitterchats sessionprep sessionideas post2blog
Strategies for Helping Students Motivate Themselves | Edutopia
tags: engagement motivation relationships post2blog
Where to find the perfect virtual guest for your class | Ditch That Textbook
tags: skypeintheclassroom projectideas post2blog
Take the Lids Off Kids… and Watch ‘em Shine! | The Wejr Board
"It is our job as teachers to not only work to help areas of student struggle but also work to bring out the gifts and strengths that lie within."
tags: post2blog wcw
Prepare Our Kids for Life, Not Standardized Tests | Ted Dintersmith | TEDxFargo - YouTube
tags: standardizedtesting** post2blog adminblog
Making Learning Meaningful and Lasting | Edutopia
tags: post2blog adminblog deeperlearning