Education

May 10 2018

Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy, education and training.#Education #and #training

education and training Newsletter : Subscribe to the free, weekly Special Ed Advocate. In this issue of the Special Ed Advocate you will learn that college-bound children are no longer eligible for IDEA services. F ind articles, information, and resources about transition to life after high school. Transition to College Special Education Legal News On March 22, 2017, the Supreme Court in Endrew v. Douglas County unanimously rejects the de minimis standard (read the Decision) for one that is markedly more demanding than the ‘merely more than de minimis’ test applied by the 10th Circuit. In his opinion, Chief Justice …

May 8 2018

7 Great Grammar Sites for Teachers and Students ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning, sites

sites for teachers and students Today I am sharing with you a list of some useful websites you can use with your students to help them better improve their grammar knowledge and polish their writing skill. From grammar lessons and teaching materials to free downloadable worksheets and presentations, this collection of websites will provide you with the content you need for teaching grammar. Grammar Bytes is a great website that is packed full of teaching materials teachers can use to teach grammar.Grammar Bytes provides a glossary of common terms, fun interactive activities and exercises for students to test their grammar …

May 8 2018

Danah boyd, apophenia – when teachers and students connect outside school, sites for teachers and

danah boyd | apophenia making connections where none previously existed My name is danah boyd and I’m a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research and the founder/president of Data & Society. Buzzwords in my world include: privacy, context, youth culture, social media, big data. I use this blog to express random thoughts about whatever I’m thinking. Archive Quotables when teachers and students connect outside school In my last entry, I made a comment about the value of cool teachers interacting with students on social network sites. I received some push-back from non-educators. Most of the concerns revolved around teachers ethics and …

Apr 16 2018

Animal Websites, Kids Educational Sites, interactive websites for teachers and students.#Interactive #websites #for #teachers #and

Animal Fact Guide Links Below are a few animal-related websites that may interest you. Please note that while we strive to provide only educational, kid-friendly links, we cannot be held responsible for the content of the websites listed on this page. Animals / Wildlife All-Birds.com Learn about birds at All-Birds. Identification tips, photographs, songs and calls and more. Animal A Day! Animal A Day is a blog that looks for animals of all shapes and sizes from all around the world, and posts about a new one each day! Animal Corner Animal Corner is an animal encyclopedia featuring pets, wildlife, …

Apr 16 2018

Interactive Math Websites for Interactive Whiteboards, interactive websites for teachers and students.#Interactive #websites #for #teachers

The Teacher’s Guide-Free Worksheets, SMARTboard templates, and lesson plans for teachers. Interactive Math Websites, Math Websites for Interactive Whiteboards Interactive Math Websites for Interactive Whiteboards Virtual manipulatives related to the NCTM standards. This site has a lot of resources. Base block addition and subtraction is great for teaching regrouping. Use to teach students how to use a calculator. Base ten blocks, counters, number lines, etc. Lots of resources for math lessons. Put numbers in the correct order. Students must click on the correct number to launch a spaceship/ Students pick the correct number to complete a sequence. Students match names …

Apr 16 2018

Literacy Websites for Grades 7-8, interactive websites for teachers and students.#Interactive #websites #for #teachers #and

interactive websites for teachers and students Students in Grades 7 – 8 Kid’s Domain Links to explore from around the world. Learn How to Write a Speech walks you through the process with great tips organized in a readable fashion. Monster Exchange Project involves a child trying to communicate an original monster image into another child’s mind. MythWeb introduces readers to the heroes, gods, and monsters of Greek mythology. New York Times Learning Network Designed for Grades 3 and up, it includes news summaries, a daily quiz, science questions, student letters to the editor, a crossword puzzle, ask a reporter …

Apr 16 2018

25 Best Websites for Teachers, Scholastic, interactive websites for teachers and students.#Interactive #websites #for #teachers

25 Best Websites for Teachers How did we teach without the Internet? Our favorite sites simplify lesson planning, keep the classroom running smoothly, and engage students. PreK–K , 1–2 , 3–5 , 6–8 , 9–12 1. Best for Young Readers: Scholastic Kids At Scholastic Kids, students can post book reviews, get reading recommendations, play games based on the latest series, watch Meet the Author videos, and more. It’s like Facebook for reading and it’s safe for school, too. 2. Best for Finding Books: Book Wizard Use Scholastic’s Book Wizard to level your classroom library, discover resources for the books you …

Apr 15 2018

25 Best Websites for Teachers, Scholastic, websites for students and teachers.#Websites #for #students #and #teachers

25 Best Websites for Teachers How did we teach without the Internet? Our favorite sites simplify lesson planning, keep the classroom running smoothly, and engage students. PreK–K , 1–2 , 3–5 , 6–8 , 9–12 1. Best for Young Readers: Scholastic Kids At Scholastic Kids, students can post book reviews, get reading recommendations, play games based on the latest series, watch Meet the Author videos, and more. It’s like Facebook for reading and it’s safe for school, too. 2. Best for Finding Books: Book Wizard Use Scholastic’s Book Wizard to level your classroom library, discover resources for the books you …

Apr 15 2018

Utah Education Network, education and games.#Education #and #games

education and games Essentials for Teachers General Resources Resources by Subject Tools for Higher Ed Resources and Partners Learn More Places to Visit Resources Take a Class Additional Resources Follow Us Meet Our Instructors Watch UEN-TV Information Art STEM Focus Contacts 800-863-3496 Resources Additional Info UEN Security Office Technical Services Support Center (TSSC) Projects Network Groups Network Tools Information Eccles Broadcast Center 101 Wasatch Drive Salt Lake City, UT 84112 (801) 585-6105 (fax) UEN Governance A quarter of Utah s schools have outdated Wi-Fi equipment, but it s not all bad news. Find out what challenges and opportunities our preliminary …

Apr 15 2018

Websites for students and teachers, websites for students and teachers.#Websites #for #students #and #teachers

websites for students and teachers We offer a place for students to access their teacher’s website, pick up their assignments and link to great homework help. Where Students and Parents Go To View Their Teacher’s Website Pick Up Homework Important Events Learning Resources