Monday, December 31, 2012
MzTeachuh: My New Year's Resolution (with a little help from ...: Francis of Assisi wrote this about eight hundred years ago; basing his thoughts on the Gospels and his motivation on the life of Christ. P...
Make Me A Channel Of Your Peace - Sinead O'Connor
MzTeachuh: Mzteachuh's Special Ed. Blogs 2012 (you can read t...: Most Tweets of the Day also have links of interest for Special Education teachers. Do I Have to Go to the IEP meeting? I'm Not Special Ed...
Do I Have to Go to the IEP meeting? I'm Not Special Ed.
Tweets of the Week: Learning Differently
Does My Child Have a Learning Handicap?
Advice for Autism Treatment
Can You Prevent Autism?
Special Ed. Kids May Mainstream In Your Class Special Education
Does My Child Need Special Ed. Services?
My Kid Has Trouble With Reading--What Should I Do? Special Education Tweets
Special Education Tweets
"Your Child Doesn’t Belong in My Classroom"
Check Out NCLD
MzTeachuh: Mzteachuh's Movie and Television Reviews 2012: Here are some reviews 0f movies and television from a teacher's perspective. Of course I will start 2013 with a review of 'The Hobbit."...
Here are some reviews 0f movies and television from a teacher's perspective. Of course I will start 2013 with a review of 'The Hobbit."
Movie Review: Red Tails
The Raven--Flying To A DVD Near You
Film Review: The Jesus Film (free and in 1,120 Languages!)
Movie Review: Wrath of the Titans
Will soon review the television show 'Elementary.' I like it. I guess I like versatility in my Sherlocks.
Film Review: Prometheus
Who Is the Toughest of Them All?
Movie Review: Lincoln
This site is such a rich resource, very clearly stated with current research and helpful hints for parents and teachers. You must check this out and keep current with their input whether you teach Special Ed., General Ed., or are a parent of a Special Needs child or not. It is just very wise to be aware of these topics.
Here are some samples:
LEARNING DISABILITIES 101What are the different types of learning disabilities, and what effect does LD have an on individual? Find answers
EDUCATION ISSUES AND LDOur team in Washington, D.C., explains what's happening with legislation that affects people with LD. Find out what's happening on the Hill.
> Where President Obama Stands > What Is a 504 Plan, Anyway? > How to Stand Up for Your Child > Video: Dyslexia Accommodations
10 DYSLEXIA RESOURCESLD.org offers an array of basic dyslexia info, but where else can you seek assistance and find help? Check out these 10 dyslexia resources.
> Video: How Do I Request an Evaluation
> Scholarships and Financial Aid
> Checklist: Is It LD?
MzTeachuh: Resolutions and Solutions Tweets of the Day 12/31/...: 1. New Year's Resolutions for Parents of Learning Disabled Students http://learningdisabilities.about.com/od/parentsandfamilyissues/tp/...
1. New Year's Resolutions for Parents of Learning Disabled Students
2. Baby Sensory Play: Discovery Bottles
3. New Year's Resolutions for Families
4. 6 Emerging Technologies In Education
5. Henry Winkler on coping with dyslexia
6. 10 Things You Need to Know About LD Evaluation
7. A Free Interactive iPad App To Teach Algebra
|There is help to read.|
8. Should I Be Concerned about Reading Difficulties?
Sunday, December 30, 2012
Edutopia http://www.edutopia.org/ includes great connections for educators as well as current topics and information.
This is a rundown of the site.
- A Word from George Lucas
- Meet Our Team
- Our Strategies for Learning:
- Comprehensive Assessment
- Integrated Studies
- Project-Based Learning
- Social & Emotional Learning
- Teacher Development
- Technology Integration
Support Our Mission
- Browse by Grade Level:
- High School
- Schools That Work
- Classroom Guides
- Topics A to Z
|Go to the site and check it out!|
Get Our Free Newsletter!
Join the Conversation
- Edutopia Community
- Sign up for RSS
|Looks like Ricki found a page turner.|
This site offers general guidelines to encourage reading at home and in class as well as specific method to teach reading English from the start.
There are tabs for parents, teachers, librarians, principals, other professionals, and also in Spanish.
This is an enriched source for all things reading, valuable also for secondary teachers.
Here is a sample of current articles:
- Children's Story Retelling as a Literacy and Language Enhancement Strategy >
- Effects of Reading to Infants and Toddlers on Their Early Language Development >
- Relationships Between Inferential Book Reading Strategies and Young Children's Language and Literacy Competence >
- Technology in Early Education: Building Platforms for Connections and Content that Strengthen Families and Promote Success in School >
- What Works to Improve Student Literacy Achievement? An Examination of Instructional Practices in a Balanced Literacy Approach >
Saturday, December 29, 2012
MzTeachuh: Special Education Info., Art Projects, and Spielbe...: Be Inspired. http://pinterest.com/edutopia/be-inspired / 1. Top Ten Most Viewed Special Education Advisor Blogs for 2012 http://ww...
1. Top Ten Most Viewed Special Education Advisor Blogs for 2012
2. A Quick Guide To The History Of MOOCs
3. Tips for Helping Your Child Build Social Skills
4. Spielberg on Dyslexia: "You Are Not Alone"
5. Identifying AD/HD and LD Problem Situations
6. What Kind of Organizer is Your Child?
7. How Districts Ensure Mobile Security and Network Access
|The Artful Parent http://www.artfulparent.com/2012/12/the-artful-parent-best-of-2012.html|
MzTeachuh: Mzteachuh's 'Teaching Is...' Collection of Tweets: My favorite poster in this series. Teaching Is Seeing The Happy 'I Got It' Face http://mzteachuh.blogspot.com/2012/11/...
|My favorite poster in this series.|
Here are 40 blogs with 7 links each on teacher topics. Have fun!
Teaching Is Seeing The Happy 'I Got It' Face
Teaching Is Collaborating Until You're A Team
Teaching Is Communicating With Parents http://mzteachuh.blogspot.com/2012/11/teaching-is-communicating-with-parents.html
Teaching Is Leading The Adventure To Middle Earth
Teaching Is Writing Your Lesson Plans In Pencil
Teaching Is Making A Kid Feel Uniquely Important
Teaching Is Keeping the School Door Open http://mzteachuh.blogspot.com/2012/11/teaching-is-keeping-school-door-open.html
Teaching Is Expecting Good Results From Your Hard Work
Teaching Is Giving Lifelong Reading
Teaching Is Being Organized (Within Reason)
Teaching Is Giving Kids The Confidence To Try
Teaching is Unlocking the Treasures of Knowledge
Teaching Is Hard Work That Pays Off For Generations
Teaching Is Getting To Know The Kids
Teaching Is Trying New Activities
Teaching Is Being Thrilled Over A Pencil Sharpener
Teaching Is Asking the Right Question
Teaching Is Understanding Child Development
Teaching Is Analyzing the Data
Teaching Is Making Sure You Have Their Attention
Teaching Is Using Proximity
Teaching Is Creating A Living Classroom
Teaching Is Correcting The Homework
|Math instructor teaching tessellations.|
Teaching Is Taking Time For Art--In All Subjects http://mzteachuh.blogspot.com/2012/12/teaching-is-taking-time-for-art-in-all.html
Teaching Is Giving Grades
Teaching Is Reading Instruction--In All Subjects
Teaching Is Differentiating Instruction
Teaching Is Reading A Book Aloud To The Class
Teaching Is Being Consistent
Teaching Is Learning With The Learners
Teaching Is Teachers Talking To Each Other
Teaching Is Showing Tolerance
Teaching Is Having With It Ness
Teaching Is Having A Sense of Humor
Teaching Is Communicating
Teaching Is Giving Feedback
Teaching Is Giving Kids Choices
Teaching Is Being A Hero
|Victoria Soto, first grade teacher, Sandy Hook Elementary School.|