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What's Happening in Education?

Feb 26, 2013 jjamison

 

  via Edutopia Ideally, teaching kids how to think critically becomes an integral part of your approach, no matter what subject you teach. But if you’re just getting started, here are some concrete ways you can begin leveraging your students’ … Continue reading


 

  via Huffington Post Chris Crowell, a kindergarten teacher in Flemington, NJ, is summoned to the classroom kitchen area by Ava, 6, who has something to show him. “Mr. Crowell, we have a spider in the sink,” she says, matter-of-factly. … Continue reading


 

  via Envisioning Technology Who made this? This visualization is the result of a collaboration between the design for learning experts TFE Research and emerging technology strategist Michell Zappa. Click here for a full size version Why look at education? Education lies at a … Continue reading

 

  via Smartblogs/Katharine Haber To connect with those working on the front lines of education technology, SmartBrief on EdTech editor Katharine Haber asked readers about their thoughts on what 2013 will bring for technology in schools. According to our results, about one-third … Continue reading


 

An extra day for teachers to plan and collaborate each week, and requiring classes in advanced reading strategies in high school, were among readers’ top ideas via eSchool News Education leaders are always looking for examples of successful programs they … Continue reading


 

  via Stuff.co.nz A classroom where a digital teacher delivers a lesson from another city is being touted as the way forward for education in the 21st century. The education and science select committee’s “Inquiry into 21st century learning environments … Continue reading


 


 

 
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