Saturday, September 7, 2019

Educational Links 9/8/19

Introducing a New Feature: Mentor Texts

Do Distressed Students Have a Right to Trauma-Sensitive Schooling?

The Enthusiasm of Our Students

End the Isolation by Collaborating in Your Educational Community

Michael Bennet Releases K-12 Plan, Says Education System Reinforces Inequality

Teachers' Essential Guide to Google Classroom

What is Google Classroom? And how are teachers using it? Learn more about this popular platform and how to use it with students.

Helpful Hints for When Teacher Is Overwhelmed

MzTeachuh: Helpful Hints for When Teacher Is Overwhelmed: Time  Saving Tips  for Teachers Articles/time_saving_tips.htm   Replacing Classroom Chaos wit...

Oh Puh-leeze, Let's Read!

MzTeachuh: Oh Puh-leeze, Let's Read!: I Double Dog Dare You To Read One of These Books To A Child and Not Have Fun!

MzTeachuh's List of the Top Five Educational Websites

MzTeachuh: MzTeachuh's List of the Top Five Educational Websi...: How wonderful to conveniently learn, comment, and participate with fellow teachers around the world.  Powerful and validating. Here is my...

Do I Have to Go to the IEP meeting? I'm Not Specia...

MzTeachuh: Do I Have to Go to the IEP meeting? I'm Not Specia...: That confusing enough for you? Am I required to attend IEP meetings if I am not a Special Education teacher?     I've been asked ...

Quiet Moment With Cezanne and Debussy

MzTeachuh: Quiet Moment With Cezanne and Debussy: Cezanne's Lake at Annency Debussy, Arabesque #1, Piano Solo (animation ver. 2)

Friday, September 6, 2019

Educational Links 9/7/19

Boosting School Quality Remains a Slog for States, Nationliteracy

12 Common Reasons Students Don’t Read & What You Can Do About It

3 Back to School Routines to Build Your Child's Literacy Skills


Crafting PIQ #2- How are you creative?

4 Common Arguments Against Inclusive Education—And Why They're Wrong

It's Time to Rethink School Schedules, Report Says

Much of a teacher's day is devoted to instruction, with precious little time set aside for collaborating with colleagues, planning lessons or reflecting on practice.

Teaching Is Trying New Activities

MzTeachuh: Teaching Is Trying New Activities: Improve Learning with Hands-On Classroom Games, Activities

Developing Lesson Plans

MzTeachuh: Developing Lesson Plans: 9 Ways to Plan Transformational Lessons: Planning the Best Curriculum Unit Ever

Teaching Is Having With-It-Ness

MzTeachuh: Teaching Is Having With-It-Ness: 1. Teacher Withitness   Teacher Withitness  -  Inside USC Rossier , the blog ...

ADHD Strategies and Info Every Teacher Should Know...

MzTeachuh: ADHD Strategies and Info Every Teacher Should Know...: Teaching Children With ADHD: Classroom Strategies To Engage The Easily Distracted

Advice for Student-Centered Learning

MzTeachuh: Advice for Student-Centered Learning: An Updated Guide To Questioning In The Classroom ...

Thursday, September 5, 2019

Man, this art is messing with my mind! Original Op...

MzTeachuh: Man, this art is messing with my mind! Original Op...: Victor Vasely Vonal Stri 1975 Victor Vasarely The art seems to move--before animation. Though Victor doesn't seem li...

How Learning Happens

MzTeachuh: How Learning Happens: How Learning Happens In this video series, we explore how educators can guide all studen...

Inquiry-Based Learning

MzTeachuh: Inquiry-Based Learning: How To Ease Students Into Independent Inquiry Projects

Creating a Listening Environment

MzTeachuh: Creating a Listening Environment: Creating a Safe Classroom Environment Digi...

Creating a Classroom for Questions

MzTeachuh: Creating a Classroom for Questions: Establishing a Culture of Questioning The Right Question In...

Creating a Class for Digital Citizenship

MzTeachuh: Creating a Class for Digital Citizenship: What Is Cyberbullying Teaching Students about Their Digital Foo...

Educational Links 9/6/19

Report: Students ready for complex civic conversations, nuanced instruction

Digital teaching and learning in the smartphone era

How Do You Respond to a Teacher Who Says, 'I Don't See Color'?

Ways Teachers Can Handle Feeling Frustrated


How our school transitioned from STEM to STEAM

Every Student Matters: Cultivating Belonging in the Classroom

These five strategies can help ensure that students feel they belong in your classroom.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Educational Links 9/5/2019

We must disrupt the school-to-prison pipeline

How Can We Better Serve Low-Performing Students? An Optimist’s View

Three Things Overscheduled Kids Need More of in Their Lives

Improving School Leadership Through 'Confident Vulnerability'

Great Teaching Means Letting Go

Intrinsic Motivation is Key to Student Achievement – But Schools Can Crush It

Processing Speed: What You Need to Know

When we fail to ask those questions and leave our assumptions unchecked, we are all incriminated in the broader challenge; we all contribute to social injustice and inequity in public schools. That’s just as true for those of us who deeply care about equity and about the future of children as it is for anyone else.    

Teaching Is Expecting Good Results From Your Hard Work

MzTeachuh: Teaching Is Expecting Good Results From Your Hard ...: 1. Top 6 Keys to Being a Successful Teacher    This next link is fo...

Teaching Is Seeing The Happy 'I Got It' Face

MzTeachuh: Teaching Is Seeing The Happy 'I Got It' Face: 1. Helping Struggling Readers   2. 5 Fun Ways to Help Your Kids Learn Math Online http:...

Teaching Is Taking Time For Art In All Subjects

MzTeachuh: Teaching Is Taking Time For Art In All Subjects: Math instructor teaching tesselations. 1. Teaching Math With Art Helps Children Remember Key Concepts http://www.teacher-support-f...

Teaching Is Creating A Living Classroom

MzTeachuh: Teaching Is Creating A Living Classroom: Teaching Secrets: Arranging Optimal Classroom Seating   Bulletin B...

Refining Classroom Rules and Norms

MzTeachuh: Refining Classroom Rules and Norms: Create Your Classroom Rules WITH Your Students for a Powerful Start to the Year

MzT's Classroom: Testing Ideas-What Do You Think?

MzTeachuh: MzT's Classroom: Testing Ideas-What Do You Think?

Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Educational Links 9/4/19

Let Students Tell Us What They Know

Students Can 'Sense' Teacher Frustration

Are you sure your edtech tools are working?

New Study Shows Where ‘Growth Mindset’ Training Works (And Where It Doesn’t)

Maintaining “First-Day” Excitement

Developmental Relationships: New Framework to Support Youthgrowth mindset, 

School Is Not Supposed to Be Fun All the Time

Explicitly teaching kids how to identify a problem and develop solutions is an excellent way to get them going. All too often people are reactive instead of slowing down to identify what needs solving. When problems become concrete, the possibility that hard work will pay off can help kids persevere.

Math Really Counts

MzTeachuh: Math Really Counts: 1. TOP 10 MATH WEBSITES   2. Cool Math Dot Com   ...

MzTeachuh's Poetry Corner

MzTeachuh's Poetry Corner:   Wanderer moon smiling a faintly ironical smile ...

Reading to Your Kids

MzTeachuh: Reading to Your Kids 1. Reading Resources   2. Why It’s Important ...

Music for When You've Had Too Much Caffeine

MzTeachuh: Music for When You've Had Too Much Caffeine: Or maybe you think you caught ADHD from the class. (Or gave it to them.) Coffeefusion - Latte Art Compilation 10

Monday, September 2, 2019

Educational Links 9/3/19

Teachers Change Lives


Are Good Intentions But Bad Ideas Growing Fragile Students?

How to Learn All Your Students’ Names the First Day of School

Author Interview: 'Unconscious Bias in Schools'


6 Surprising Benefits of Video Games for Kids

  • While there are downsides to playing video games, there are also surprising benefits.
  • Video games can help kids build skills and make social connections.
  • Kids who play video games are often very creative.

Info on Child Development

MzTeachuh: Info on Child Development: Skipping rope, hopping, running. Who knew having fun was a developmental  milestone? Child development refers to the biological...

Dyslexia and Creativity

MzTeachuh: Dyslexia and Creativity: What is Dys...

Classroom Management You Can Live With

MzTeachuh: Classroom Management You Can Live With: I'm actually joking, it is a lot of work. Classroom Management Is Easy

Fret Not Yourself

MzTeachuh: Fret Not Yourself: and don't forget to delight thyself in the Lord! fret not do good commit thy way rest wait cease from anger wait upon the Lor...

Websites for Special Education

MzTeachuh: Websites for Special Education: Special Needs Digest DAILY NEWS AND INFORMATION FOR THE SPECIAL NEEDS COMMUNITY ...

Sunday, September 1, 2019

Educational Links 9/2/19

How We Think About Education

Contests & Giveaways

8 Practical Ways to Differentiate a Student Task

Ways Teachers Can Handle Feeling Frustrated

Why Many Autistic Girls Are Overlooked


12 Things Every Modern Classroom Should Have