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To ensure productive group work, teachers must communicate expectations, strategically build groups, structure activities, scaffold work with a supportive classroom culture, and stress individual accountability.
Video game play can go beyond entertainment -- it can mean building on prior knowledge and taking risks with learning in order to grow skills and a greater understanding.
Maybe teaching isn't about delivering information. Maybe it's really about providing a landscape where curiosity takes root, growing a unique, vibrant, continual source of knowledge.
An under-utilized high school library becomes a constant learning organization and a place of cloud literacy where students send their avatars into 3-D virtual classrooms.
Your input is requested to help program an American Studies course for spring 2015 that will teach political and cultural history through the filmmaker's lens.
An iPad lets students consume and interact with content, a fun and efficient way of meeting the Common Core standards for integrating and analyzing information.
Hook students' attention by stimulating their hardwired need to know, and make it a satisfying experience so their brains recognize the value of energy spent learning.
Administrators can create a more connected school culture by modeling Twitter use and encouraging staff to work, play, and learn through the medium.
Social and Emotional Learning
There are four areas that matter most to job satisfaction and productivity teachers can apply to their own work -- and to the lessons they design for students.