K-12 Education Discussions and Resources | Edutopia
Facebook
Edutopia on Facebook
Twitter
Edutopia on Twitter
Google+
Edutopia on Google+
Pinterest
Edutopia on Pinterest Follow Me on Pinterest
WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Community

Welcome. Connect, collaborate, and share resources with people who are passionate about improving education. (No pressure -- lurkers welcome, too!)

Print
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Pinterest
  • Share

Browse Community

Replies Views Shares

Discussion Help: How to Collect Less Homework from Students

Last comment 3 days 7 hours ago in Community Bulletin Board
3
13
0

blog Value-Added Measures (VAMs) and Instructor Effectiveness: Unpacking the Debate

Last comment 1 week 6 days ago in Education Trends
3
1,139
120

Schools that Work Small Group Work With "I Choose"

Last comment 1 week 4 days ago in Differentiated Instruction
6
17,315
673

Discussion Reading Flame

Last comment 1 week 6 days ago in Literacy
3
99
0

Discussion Teaching About Cyber-Bullying and Its Consequences

Last comment 2 weeks 3 days ago in Bullying Prevention
3
6
2

blog Embracing Messy Learning

Last comment 4 weeks 17 hours ago in Student Engagement
10
28,486
9,056

Discussion Learning Socialization in the 21st-Century: A Healthy Balance

Last comment 2 days 10 hours ago in Social and Emotional Learning
3
24
4

Discussion Avoiding New Teacher Burnout

Last comment 12 hours 4 min ago in New Teachers
25
1,536
59

Discussion 5 Ways Creativity Fuels Innovative (and Joyful) School Cultures

Last comment 1 week 6 days ago in Creativity
3
437
150

blog Why "Content Coverage" is Over: A Manifesto!

Last comment 2 weeks 5 days ago in Teacher Leadership
3
1,435
144

Discussion K-2 Advice for a Novice Leader

Last comment 2 weeks 3 days ago in Community Bulletin Board
3
25
0

Discussion The #MakeTheMostOfIt Challenge

Last comment 2 weeks 5 days ago in Health and Wellness
3
14
1

Discussion All Kids Can Code: 4 Factors for Success

Last comment 3 weeks 6 days ago in Coding in the Classroom
3
3,140
256

Discussion 8 Wishes for My 3-Year Old About the Future of Education

Last comment 1 week 1 day ago in Home-to-School Connections
7
3,353
213

Discussion Advice Wanted: Students Who Have Behavioral, Emotional, and Mental Problems

Last comment 2 weeks 3 days ago in Community Bulletin Board
3
17
0

blog Best Education Podcasts

Last comment 3 weeks 2 days ago in Professional Development
5
11,729
564

blog The Power of the Positive Phone Call Home

Last comment 6 days 8 hours ago in New Teachers
46
124,136
18,822

Discussion Learning Collaboration: Marine Mammals and Groovy Buttons

Last comment 3 weeks 5 days ago in Collaborative Learning
3
23
1

Discussion 5 Tips for a More Meaningful Rubric

Last comment 1 week 3 days ago in Rubrics
3
10,798
318

Discussion A Taste of Honey and Other Ways to Encourage Recreational Reading in Reluctant Readers

Last comment 2 weeks 3 days ago in Literacy
14
35
13

Pages

Replies Views Shares

blog How Student Centered Is Your Classroom?

Last comment 5 days 8 hours ago in Student Engagement
17
48,174
2,860

Schools that Work Exit Tickets: Checking for Understanding

Last comment 5 days 9 hours ago in Assessment
3
1,581
142

blog Why Reading Matters: An Interview with a School Leader

Last comment 5 days 9 hours ago in Teacher Leadership
11
1,815
241

blog 7 Tips for Better Classroom Management

Last comment 5 days 10 hours ago in Classroom Management
34
96,628
2,674

blog An Insider’s Guide to Edcamps

Last comment 5 days 10 hours ago in Edcamps
2
1,320
249

Discussion Key Factors of Success in Ontario's New Teacher Induction Program

Last comment 5 days 12 hours ago in New Teachers
0
14
0

Discussion There's No Such Thing as "Just a Teacher"

Last comment 5 days 13 hours ago in New Teachers
12
5,712
79

blog What Makes for a Master Teacher?

Last comment 5 days 13 hours ago in New Teachers
51
25,414
269

blog The Myth of Having Summers Off

Last comment 5 days 13 hours ago in Teacher Leadership
214
31,697
77,573

blog Deeper Learning: A Collaborative Classroom Is Key

Last comment 5 days 14 hours ago in Student Engagement
29
53,201
1,692

blog Encouraging the Einstein and Edison in Everyone

Last comment 5 days 15 hours ago in Creativity
1
870
255

blog The Art of Managing Middle School Students

Last comment 5 days 15 hours ago in Student Engagement
16
38,958
882

blog Epic Fail or Win? Gamifying Learning in My Classroom

Last comment 5 days 16 hours ago in Game-Based Learning
15
10,758
512

Schools that Work Performance-Based Assessment: Making Math Relevant

Last comment 5 days 19 hours ago in Assessment
1
643
89

blog Flipped-Learning Toolkit: Let's Talk Tech

Last comment 5 days 21 hours ago in Flipped Classroom
5
13,964
561

video How Making Robots Captivates Kids' Imaginations

Last comment 5 days 23 hours ago in Project-Based Learning
4
7,684
250

blog 4 Tips for Getting to Know the Blended Instructional Model

Last comment 6 days 2 hours ago in Blended Learning
32
6,846
639

blog The Key to Effective Teams in Schools: Emotional Intelligence

Last comment 6 days 2 hours ago in Teacher Development
0
0
0

Discussion App: Students Can Now Get Credit for Their Extra-Curricular Activity

Last comment 6 days 4 hours ago in Community Bulletin Board
0
3
0

Discussion Help: How To Determine "Quality" in Online Sources?

Last comment 6 days 8 hours ago in Community Bulletin Board
1
2
0

Pages

Comments Views Shares

Discussion Podcasts for Teachers

Posted 3 months 2 weeks ago in Professional Development
3
82
5

Discussion Reflections on 1:1 Chromebook Implementation

Posted 3 months 2 weeks ago in 1:1 Implementation
9
1,117
41

Discussion Starting From What Works: Positive Professional Development

Posted 3 months 2 weeks ago in Professional Development
4
218
61

Discussion How To Brainstorm So Lightning Will Strike

Posted 3 months 3 weeks ago in Project-Based Learning
3
2,931
196

Discussion Collaboration on Wheels: 21st Century Classroom Furniture at Work

Posted 3 months 3 weeks ago in Collaborative Learning
33
5,309
391

Discussion Principals As Chief Culture Officers: Five (Not Always Easy) Steps

Posted 3 months 3 weeks ago in School Leadership
3
978
117

Discussion If I Could Only Give My Students One Piece of Advice

Posted 3 months 4 weeks ago in Character Education
3
5,169
708

Discussion 10 Signs of a 21st Century Classroom

Posted 4 months 2 days ago in STEM
19
9,501
517

Discussion How to Incorporate Digital Storytelling to Empower Student Voice

Posted 4 months 3 days ago in Classroom Technology
7
978
264

Discussion Are we wearing blinders as we drive towards increased teacher quality?

Posted 4 months 4 days ago in Teacher Development
4
556
1

Discussion Should Students Appoint their Teachers?

Posted 4 months 6 days ago in Teacher Development
4
2,931
135

Discussion What If We Designed Schools Like Disney Designs Parks?

Posted 4 months 1 week ago in Learning Environments
3
162
115

Discussion Classroom to Community: How Do You Get Your Students Out There?

Posted 4 months 1 week ago in Community Partnerships
9
118
8

Discussion Tech Tuesday: How to Stop Worrying and Love the Tech

Posted 4 months 1 week ago in Professional Development
9
265
11

Discussion Talking With Students - The Best Part of My Week

Posted 4 months 1 week ago in Student Engagement
4
63
0

Discussion Teaching the Teachable Moment We Never Wanted to Happen

Posted 4 months 1 week ago in Digital Citizenship
4
698
51

Discussion Is Your Classroom an Active Democracy?

Posted 4 months 1 week ago in Student Voice
0
16
2

Discussion Empowering Student Voice Through Classroom Culture

Posted 4 months 1 week ago in Student Voice
5
5,309
1,496

Discussion Reading Is Lifework

Posted 4 months 2 weeks ago in Literacy
3
423
80

Discussion 15 Tips from Veteran Educators for Thriving in the First Year

Posted 4 months 2 weeks ago in New Teachers
4
485
98

Pages

Replies Views Shares

blog Curiosity: The Force Within a Hungry Mind

Posted 4 months 1 week ago in Inquiry-Based Learning
3
10,060
981

blog Our Boys Need Us: The Power of Mentoring

Posted 4 months 2 weeks ago in Character Education
9
4,331
546

Discussion Making Space for Thinking

Posted 4 months 2 weeks ago in Teaching Strategies
4
78
8

blog Future Ready: Roadmaps to Tech Integration

Posted 4 months 3 weeks ago in Technology Integration
6
7,265
418

blog Less Is More: The Value of a Teacher's Time

Posted 5 months 1 day ago in Alternative Scheduling
19
16,756
655

blog Controlling the Power of Words: Teaching Students How to Confront Insults

Posted 5 months 2 days ago in Social and Emotional Learning
9
22,342
711

blog Educate to Liberate: Build an Anti-Racist Classroom

Posted 5 months 2 weeks ago in Culturally Responsive Teaching
14
4,471
945

blog Strategies for Getting and Keeping the Brain’s Attention

Posted 5 months 3 weeks ago in Brain-Based Learning
41
33,652
921

blog Coding for Kids Revisited

Posted 6 months 1 day ago in Coding in the Classroom
7
22,621
719

blog A Look Inside the Classroom of the Future

Posted 6 months 1 week ago in Education Trends
15
42,728
2,178

blog Questions Before Answers: What Drives a Great Lesson?

Posted 6 months 1 week ago in Student Engagement
11
34,909
1,445

blog Cultivating Practical Optimism: A Key to Getting the Best from Your Brain

Posted 7 months 6 days ago in Brain-Based Learning
6
10,619
596

blog Debunking Homework Myths

Posted 7 months 2 weeks ago in Assessment
14
24,157
1,220

blog Travel the World From Your Classroom: Free iPad Apps for Virtual Field Trips

Posted 8 months 2 weeks ago in Technology Integration
15
55,296
5,737

Discussion Is Homework Helpful?: The 5 Questions Every Teacher Should Ask

Posted 8 months 2 weeks ago in Teaching Strategies
23
37,841
2,647

blog "Can't I Just Choose My Own Topic?"

Posted 8 months 3 weeks ago in Student Engagement
6
6,287
458

blog On-the-Spot Scaffolding for Students

Posted 9 months 2 days ago in Teaching Strategies
15
38,679
1,561

blog 5 Quick Classroom-Management Tips for Novice Teachers

Posted 9 months 2 weeks ago in Classroom Management
55
282,901
3,327

Schools that Work Blended Learning: Making it Work in Your Classroom

Posted 9 months 3 weeks ago in Blended Learning
53
36,166
1,012

Discussion 9 Tips to Support English-Language Learners

Posted 10 months 3 days ago in English-Language Learners
11
12,288
1,251

Pages

Total Discussions

Have something to say?

Log in to start a discussion