Monday, June 18, 2018

Educational Links 6/19/18

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

Flexible Classrooms: Research Is Scarce, But Promising

Rejecting AP Courses

Revised Bloom’s 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 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.