Monday, June 18, 2018

Educational Links 6/19/18

Never Be Afraid to Advocate for Students, Says 2018 Teacher of the Year 

http://neatoday.org/2018/06/12/teacher-of-the-year-mandy-manning/#.WyQSpsuX-zc.facebook

Flexible Classrooms: Research Is Scarce, But Promising


Rejecting AP Courses


Revised Bloom’s Taxonomy Interactive

https://teachbytes.com/2018/06/14/revised-blooms-taxonomy-interactive/

Stop Relying on Teachers to Teach Our Kids to be Good People!



Some autism traits may show up later in girls than in boys


Digital footprint? Try digital tattoo, experts say


In digital citizenship education, the idea of a digital footprint—the “tracks” students leave behind online as they interact on social media and put information online—is nothing new.
But lately, the digital footprint is being replaced by the digital tattoo, to emphasize to students the idea that any information they put online is permanent, just like a tattoo. Even if they think they’ve deleted it, it could have been saved or screen-shotted by others, or saved by the app or platform they use to post it.


Teaching Collaboration Skills in Class

Collaborative Learning: Group Work


8 Fun Ways to Help Your Students Collaborate in the Classroom


Children Must Be Taught to Collaborate, Studies Say


Facilitating Collaborative Learning: 20 Things You Need to Know From the Pros


20 Collaborative Learning Tips And Strategies For Teachers


From our friends at Edutopia:

Sunday, June 17, 2018

Educational Links 6/18/18

Why Your School Needs a Makerspace


083: Two Minute Timeout For Teachers… Naysayers Do Not Define You


How Unexpected Interruptions Hurt Student Learning


10 REASONS TO BECOME A GOOGLE CERTIFIED TRAINER


10 Solutions for Students Who Fidget in the Classroom


https://www.kqed.org/mindshift/40571/10-solutions-for-students-who-fidget-in-the-classroom

Strengths-Based IEPs: What You Need to Know


Personalized Learning at Its Best


Technology can be an incredible resource in personalizing education, but it isn’t sufficient—teachers need proper support to implement it.


Suggestions: How to Direct Students Writing Research Papers


How to Write a Research Paper in 11 Steps



Scaffolding Methods for Research Paper Writing


Teacher Guide for Teaching Research

Students As Authentic Researchers: A New Prescription for the High School Research Assignment


Sample Guideline Research Paper: English 10


Sample Guideline RESEARCH PAPER: English 10


Sample Eleventh Grade Research Writing Student Handbook


Sample MLA Formatted Paper


And here is great input from our friends.


How to Make Writing Research Papers Relevant for Students




8 Reasons Why Students Should Still Write Research Papers


And never forget to encourage your student writers that they are well able to discover information and brilliantly express important ideas in clarity with confidence. Write on!


Come On, Come To Daddy



'Farmstead,' Van Gogh
Father's Day Sunday, June 17.

Saturday, June 16, 2018

Educational Links 6/17/18



The Key to 21st Century Classrooms Isn't Tech. It's Evolved Teaching.


Making Learning Visible: Doodling Helps Memories Stick



Prioritizing Agency for Students With Disabilities


Bringing a Dog to School


Mastery Learning and Grading: Changing our Approach to Outcomes and Grades


3 ways our district avoids data overload


7 Deadly School Sins



Discipline and special ed: Schools work to reduce suspensions


Educators strive to balance school safety and fair discipline practices. Right now, there’s much debate about how best to do that, but these two important goals don’t have to be in conflict.

Just Hanging Out With Daddy

JFK with John John in the Oval Office. 1962

Father's Day is June 17.