Compare what the candidates have to say about education issues. (EdWeek) http://www.edweek.org/ew/section/multimedia/president-candidates-trump-clinton-education.html?cmp=eml-eb-popweek%2007222016&override=web
Differentiated instruction (DI) casts a spell on educators as to how it meets all students’ needs. The skillset required to differentiate seems mystical to some and incomprehensible to others in this environment of state standards and high-stakes tests. Where does one find the time? The reality is that every teacher already has the tools to … Read more
Top 5 Free Apps for nature. Get the list. Take your tablet, collect and analyze data in the outdoor classroom.
What you need to know about standardized assessments:blogs.edweek.org/edweek/educati… #ewopinion
We rarely accept “sit and get” instruction as ideal for our students. So why is it still the most common form of professional development for teachers across the country? Even though educators acknowledge the weaknesses of presentation-based professional development, 80 percent of teachers still participate in a sit and get each year. As part of … Read more
Against Field Day: Experiential Education Shouldn’t be a One Day Event
NWF workshop Our online course is open to all teachers interested in becoming trained in GLOBE protocols. Using NASA’s El Nino Field Campaign, teachers will learn to seamlessly integrate GLOBE’s rigorous citizen science experiences with Eco-Schools’ sustainability-focused service learning. Registration is now open. The self-paced course runs from 6/13/16 and ends 8/5/16. If you have … Read more
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Top STEM picks to help kids discover fun of science and math http://t.co/U9BoWBRg0z #ajc
Hundred Board Logic puzzles for small groups or individual students. #100thday http://www.mathwire.com/problemsolving/hblogic.pdf