Education

Nov 21 2017

Purdue OWL: ESL Teacher Resources #resource #websites #for #teachers

#resource websites for teachers # Welcome to the Purdue OWL This page is brought to you by the OWL at Purdue (https://owl.english.purdue.edu/). When printing this page, you must include the entire legal notice at bottom. ESL Teacher Resources The professional resources listed below are both theoretical and practical. The list includes links to organizations and journals of interest to language teachers and language policy developers, as well as to a selection of online teaching and reference materials. Each of these links is a portal to an extensive collection of further resources for the professional ESL community. Contributors: Gigi Taylor, Allen …

Nov 21 2017

Raki s Rad Resources: Top 10 Writing Websites for the Elementary Classroom #interactive #websites #for

#interactive websites for teachers and students # There are so many great websites out there for Elementary students that I decided to put together some Top 10 Lists for websites to use in the upcoming school year. For the next few weeks, I ll be posting lists of sites to use for various subjects. Be sure to see the post I wrote about organizing websites. if you need a way to keep track of all of these. And feel free to leave a comment with any additional sites that might help everyone with this week s subject Writing. Although I …

Nov 21 2017

Fun and Free Summer Learning Resources #learning #sites #for #students

#learning sites for students # Fun and Free Summer Learning Resources Photo credit: ©Hero Images/500px Summer learning loss is a real problem. Alarmingly, research suggests students may lose more than one month of reading knowledge during the summer, and the losses in math may be even greater. Here, we’ve compiled a few resources to keep students learning through the dog days of summer, with a particular focus on math and reading. For starters, the Edutopia blog post “Avoiding the Summer Slide in Reading and Writing ” from Heather Wolpert-Gawron is chock-full of useful information and strategies for parents and students. …

Nov 20 2017

Teacher Resources, Children s Books, Student Activities for Teachers #interactive #site #for #education

#interactive site for education # People did not always use paper bills as money. They bought and traded goods in different ways. Early humans traded cattle starting in 9000 B.C. Today cows are still a form of currency in some parts of the world. In America, the use of the word “buck” to mean “dollar” may have started with early settlers. They traded animal skins like buckskin, the hide of a male deer. Buckskin had value the way paper money does today. Do you know why orange and black are Halloween colors? The color orange is everywhere in the fall. …

Nov 20 2017

Online Education: Explore 2016 – s Best Colleges – Resources #online #education

#online education # Online Education Leader Since 2006 OEDb is a comprehensive online education directory for both free and for-credit learning options. We offer up-to-date, detailed program information from accredited online colleges for degree seekers and categorize free online college courses from well-known universities and providers. Research your online options with our database of more than 1,600 schools. Filter your choices by subject, degree level, tuition, and more to find an online school that will fit your needs. Online School Guides to Get You Started Schools in Your State Select a State Top Featured Schools Sponsored Schools ASU Online is …

Nov 17 2017

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

#great teacher resources # Terms and Conditions “Great Maths Teaching Ideas” is owned by Emeny Learning Limited. All content provided on this “Great Maths Teaching Ideas” blog is for informational purposes only. The owner of this blog makes no representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site. The owner of “Great Maths Teaching Ideas” will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information. The owner will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from …

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

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 15 2017

4Teachers: Educator s Resources #technology #websites #for #teachers

#technology websites for teachers # Assistive Technology Assistance Centers: Maryland Technology Assistance Program: (http://www.mdtap.org/) technology related assistance to individuals with disabilities. North Dakota Interagency Program for Assistive Technology: (http://www.ndipat.org/) provides links and resources. Special Education Technology: (http://www.setbc.org/) designed to assist school districts in British Columbia in meeting the technology needs of students with physical disabilities and visual impairments. Technology and Inclusion: (http://www.taicenter.com/) support organization for people with disabilities. Texas Assistive Technology Partnership: (http://tatp.edb.utexas.edu/) provides information, conducts training and technical assistance and works with policy makers to support children and adults with disabilities. Assistive Technology Information: Assistive Technology Act of 1998: …

Nov 15 2017

The best free online learning resources #best #free #online #education #sites

#best free online education sites # 10 free online resources that will make you more successful Getty Images / EyesWideOpen We’re never done learning. As an entrepreneur, it’s not hard to feel caught in your own niche – stuck, and feeling your personal growth slow dramatically. Taking time for a class can seem tiring, time-consuming, and expensive. It’s almost too hard to justify. Then these free educational resources came along. For those who think they don’t have the time or resources to spend on a class, think again. I’ve compiled a list of the top free online learning sites for …