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Social and Emotional Learning: Integrating the 16 Habits of Mind

Feb 28, 2014 jjamison
Social and Emotional Learning: Integrating the 16 Habits of Mind

Image credit: iStockphoto In outcomes-based learning environments, we generally see three elements in play: 1) learning objectives or targets are created from given standards; 2) instruction of some kind is given; and then 3) learning results are assessed. These assessments offer data to inform the revision of further planned instruction. Rinse and repeat. But lost in this clinical sequence are…

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Teachers pay Teachers: An Open Market Place

Feb 28, 2014 jjamison
Teachers pay Teachers: An Open Market Place

Teachers Pay Teachers is the world’s first and largest open marketplace for educators to buy, sell, and share their original resources. TpT helps teachers to teach at their best and provides a community where teachers succeed. We believe that real teachers create the most relevant and engaging educational resources. Our open marketplace model supercharges resource quality, quantity, and availability.…

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Day Two of Increasing your Social Media Clout

Feb 28, 2014 jjamison

Blog Author: Darren Cannell Thursday, 27 February 2014 Day Two of Increasing your Social Media Clout   Day Two In day one we created the sun or the base of our network.  The reason we create a base is so that we can use a single point of entry into our network.  That does not mean you always have to use that entry point but it does mean that if you want an entry to reach as many people as…

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Learn to CODE!

Feb 28, 2014 jjamison
Learn to CODE!

Code.org turns 1! A year ago, we released a video to inspire students to take interest in computer science. It became #1 on YouTube in one day. Now, students have written 1 billion lines of code on Code.org. Celebrate with us. Create your own Flappy Bird game and share it! Make your own rules Our new drag-and-drop tutorial lets you build your own Flappy game – whether it’s Flappy Bird, Flappy…

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Increase Your Social Media Clout

Feb 27, 2014 jjamison

Teaching and Developing Online.: “Day One of Increasing your Social Media Clout” plus 1 more   Day One of Increasing your Social Media Clout Posted: 26 Feb 2014 08:19 AM PST Author: Darren Cannell Wednesday, 26 February 2014 Day One of Increasing your Social Media Clout Day One To start your journey you need to choose one of the top social network sites which will be your base of…

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