Education

Nov 17 2017

10 eLearning Websites For Educators To Use In The New Semester – eLearning Industry #websites


#websites for educators # 10 eLearning Websites For Educators To Use In The New Semester Wednesday 12 August 2015 10 eLearning Websites For Educators When the new term begins, you need to intrigue your students with a fresh approach and new tools that will motivate them to learn more. The way they start the school year will determine their interest in the overall curriculum. You don’t have to test several tools in the classroom or online environment to realize whether or not they work for your students. Just check these 10 eLearning websites for educators and choose the ones that …

Nov 17 2017

Great Maths Teaching Ideas – Sharing great ideas and resources with maths teachers #great #teacher


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Nov 17 2017

K-12 Resources #great #teacher #resources


#great teacher resources # K-12 Resources Great Resources for teachers from grading rubrics to online quizzes, audio books, utilities, puzzle creators and more. A note: These are not student websites, rather resources for teachers. Please go to Great Websites for a (very) long list of student sites organized by grade and topic. These are topics not covered in the drop-down menu at the top. Add a comment with any you find invaluable to your teaching job. Audio QRVoice record a voice file and create it as a QR code (can be done in many QR creators Vocaroo record directly to …

Nov 17 2017

What makes a great teacher? #great #teacher #resources


#great teacher resources # What makes a great teacher? What makes a great teacher? Teaching is one of the most complicated jobs today. It demands broad knowledge of subject matter, curriculum, and standards; enthusiasm, a caring attitude, and a love of learning; knowledge of discipline and classroom management techniques; and a desire to make a difference in the lives of young people. With all these qualities required, it s no wonder that it s hard to find great teachers. Here are some characteristics of great teachers Great teachers set high expectations for all students. They expect that all students can …

Nov 17 2017

Great Web Resources for Teachers #great #teacher #resources


#great teacher resources # These web pages contain very useful material to assist your efforts in educating for character. There is a lot in this list that you can use as the basis for class discussions, writing assignments and student activities. We have not attempted to sort them according to the virtues they teach because they all teach many virtues. The Random Acts of Kindness Foundation www.actsofkindness.org This website is just packed with great stuff for propagating basic human kindness. Their own description is way too modest, but here it is: Want to encourage kindness on campus? Access our free …

Nov 17 2017

20 Must-use Education Technology Tools #technology #education #websites


#technology education websites # 20 Must-use Education Technology Tools Educators may feel sometimes like they’re on an island with little help in sight. But as technology teaching resources go, it may encourage you to learn that there are a number of online solutions available to help promote education from teaching reading basics to organizing classroom activities and encouraging civic involvement. Here are 20 of the most promising new apps, websites and online education technology tools or services every teacher should be using to help improve classroom learning: Collaborize Classroom — A free online collaborative platform designed to complement classroom instruction …

Nov 17 2017

The Educational Technology Top Ten #technology #education #websites


#technology education websites # Where can you find the best information to guide school decision-making about educational learning technologies. The sites listed below are the From Now On editor’s top choices for sites which offer reliable information and guidance. These sites generally emphasize the use of new technologies as tools to support problem-solving and decision-making. Sites which focus on instructional technologies rather than learning technologies have not been included. Armadillo maintains one of the most comprehensive collections of Board policies Acceptable Use Policies along with many articles on issues such as censorship and filtering. Armadillo also contains resources covering: Networking …

Nov 17 2017

The Pros and Cons of Technology in the Classroom #technology #education #websites


#technology education websites # The Pros and Cons of Technology in the Classroom Using technology in the classroom is one of those issues that makes it easy to be a fence sitter. It’s difficult to be 100% for the use of educational technology all of the time, when there are so many convincing arguments against it. Most teachers find a happy medium with technology—it’s useful in some situations, but a distraction in others. This great article on Huffington post offers an example of a kindergarten classroom where young learners use technology naturally and in authentic ways. The article also goes …

Nov 17 2017

The Fight For Bilingual Education Programs In The U #bilingual #education


#bilingual education # The Fight For Bilingual Education Programs In The U.S. Anyone who felt the ice was thinning regarding the controversial nature of bilingualism education took it on the chin after the fallout from Coke’s recent Super Bowl commercial featuring “America the Beautiful” sung in eight languages. Yeah, there are still plenty of myopic folks who simply believe, “Either speak English or leave.” The anti-bilingual wall Still, there are cracks in the anti-bilingual wall in terms of K-12 education with California legislators currently debating the elimination of Prop 227. which in 1998 effectively ended bilingual education in that state. …

Nov 17 2017

MA, Bilingual Education #bilingual #education


#bilingual education # Bilingual Education | MA Degree Bilingual Education (MA) Offered by the School of Education. College of Arts and Sciences. the MA in Bilingual Education prepares educators and policymakers who plan to work both domestically and internationally in the field of bilingual education. Thanks to its three program tracks, the program provides candidates with up-to-date knowledge of the foundations, social contexts, and pedagogical approaches of bilingual education from an interdisciplinary and collaborative curriculum. In addition, the program creates conditions for students to gain hands-on experience in bilingual education through existing School of Education and TESOL partnerships with schools …