Sunday, October 24, 2021

Educational Links 10/25/21


 

ADHD Guide




Staff Shortages Affect Students, Too. Here’s Where Schools Are Shutting Down


A LOOK BACK: EVERY SCHOOL DISTRICT STAFFPERSON IN CHARGE OF CURRICULUM ADOPTION SHOULD READ THIS PIECE EXPLAINING WHY WE TEACHERS TEND TO NOT USE THE MATERIALS


Where There’s a Willing Educator, There’s a Way


Tips on Word Art, Fonts, and Special Characters in Google Docs and Slides




Disciplinary literacy: why you need to embed it

3 Simple Tech Tools to Bolster Literacy



While most elementary students are learning in person now, these tools are a big help in promoting literacy in or outside of the classroom.

Saturday, October 23, 2021

Educational Links 10/24/21


 

Pediatricians say the mental health crisis among kids has become a national emergency


https://www.kqed.org/mindshift/58663/pediatricians-say-the-mental-health-crisis-among-kids-has-become-a-national-emergency

What Is The 3-2-1 Strategy And How Can It Be Used For Critical Thinking?


Student engagement critical for academic, emotional recovery


State Test Results Are In. Are They Useless?

Play Is Disappearing From Kindergarten. It’s Hurting Kids.

Some early childhood elements in Biden’s infrastructure bill get trimmed


Teaching Kids to Give and Receive Quality Peer Feedback


Building a classroom culture of feedback requires scaffolding and a safe, nurturing environment, but it’s worth the effort, teachers say.

Educational Links 10/23/21

3 Group Work Strategies That Help Hold All Students Accountable

https://www.teachthought.com/pedagogy/group-work-strategies-that-hold-all-students-accountable/

How to Change the Layout in Google Meet


Science Resources for Middle and High School

 

Like a Personal Trainer for Your Brain


25 Sweet and Funny School Jokes for Kids


White House Outlines COVID-19 Vaccination Plans for Kids 5-11


10 Strategies That Support English Language Learners Across All Subjects


Teachers of any subject can use these tips to help English language learners be more engaged and at ease in class.

Educational Links 10/22/21

 


We’re Facing a Looming Crisis of Principal Burnout


Stanford study finds why writing a letter to a teacher can turn around the lives of some students



How arts practices can be the foundation of teaching and learning


Think Digital Native Means Digitally Literate? Think Again.


Mentors help students with learning disabilities gain confidence, become self-advocates



How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different


Treating ADHD Without Medication: A Guide


The best ADHD remedies adopt a multimodal approach — combining different, complementary interventions that work together to reduce symptoms. Your ideal combination may include medication, diet, exercise, behavioral therapy, supplements, CBT, working with a coach, or joining an ADHD support group. Learn more about treating ADHD without medication here.


Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Educational Links 10/21/21

 


Keeping It Simple: 10 Timeless Fundamentals Of Teaching


100+ Tips, Tools, and Lesson Ideas for Teachers


Teachers Are Barely Hanging On. Here’s What They Need.


Student engagement critical for academic, emotional recovery


Children, Teens Are in a ‘Mental Health State of Emergency,’ Child Health-Care Groups Warn


Building Effective Professional Development


What is a “small teaching move” that you think is not as common as it should be? A “small teaching move” in this context is an action that would require very little prep, can easily be made into a routine or habit, and is likely to result in increased student engagement and learning.

Monday, October 18, 2021

Educational Links 10/19/21



‘This is not inclusive.’ Some students with disabilities are going without as districts scale back virtual programs

https://www.kqed.org/mindshift/58633/this-is-not-inclusive-some-students-with-disabilities-are-going-without-as-districts-scale-back-virtual-programs

It’s Time To Plan For Struggling Students From The Beginning

https://www.teachthought.com/pedagogy/plan-for-struggling-students-from-beginning/?fbclid=IwAR0chtdeLkhU9OkFw-F3yfbCcawsqOBmvXlezdQpv9KPW6s9U5q5pf6lXf4

THESE ARE THE PRIMARY TEXTS, ONLINE SITES & OTHER RESOURCES I’M USING IN MY CLASSES THIS YEAR


What Is the Best Treatment for Anxiety?



How to improve low-level literacy

CLASSROOM INSTRUCTION RESOURCES OF THE WEEK


The Necessity of Finding More Ways to Praise


Encouraging students is not enough, says a new study—you actually have to raise your ratio of praise to reprimands dramatically, and that might mean keeping track.