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What is your main motivation for social networking?

I am reviewing the landscape of professional development tools. It seems Facebook is now the lead when it comes to social networking based…

Started by Or-Tal Kiriati

4 Jan 28
Reply by Roger Katz

Substitute Success

I am currently compiling a list of helpful resources for substitute teachers. How can a substitute walk into any classroom and be successfu…

Started by Carolyn Butler

0 Jan 8

Looking to start penpals

Anyone teaching in a red state and interested in starting penpals w/ my 7th and/or 8th graders in blue San Francisco?

Started by jbmpickering

0 Nov 14, 2016

Lack of Play and Child Sensory Issue: What’s the Link?

When you kids get anxiety on his face, and child sensory issue shows. There is lack of play. What you think?

Started by Dorothy Hastings

1 Oct 12, 2016
Reply by Leesa Johnson

Classroom Design

Setting up a room- utilizing limited space- providing accessible materials- allowing contributions that lead to ownership- managing with fe…

Started by Melanie Hutchinson

2 Oct 11, 2016
Reply by John Sullivan

Media Literacy Skills

How can media literacy skills be improved in Kindergarten class?  Their written and verbal expression will be improved through multimedia p…

Started by Farina Rana

1 Oct 8, 2016
Reply by Leesa Johnson

Technology

Where does your school stand when it comes to technology availability for your students?

Started by Lenni D. Nedley

4 Oct 7, 2016
Reply by Leesa Johnson

Infographic: The Facts About Teacher Morale and Retention

Studies suggest that teacher morale has a serious impact on student performance—schools where teachers are more satisfied with working cond…

Started by Rebecca Howard

2 Oct 7, 2016
Reply by Leesa Johnson

Learning Management System

My school system will soon discuss which learning management system would be best to use with our students. I say, "Why choose one?" Web/cl…

Started by Racquel Springer

3 Oct 7, 2016
Reply by Leesa Johnson

Reading and Kindles

I recently wrote about Kindles and how they could engage our net-gen to read This http://bit.ly/Hdmsk2  advocates print. I would really lik…

Started by Holly Fairbrother

8 Oct 7, 2016
Reply by Leesa Johnson

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AI has never been so close

Dear colleagues,As an English teacher, I can not but share with you a brilliant and smart artificial intelligence tool that is going to be launched this month. Meet Emma, a self-learning authorship recognition tool that will revolutionize the world of education and academic writing. Everyone is welcome to test its beta version here http://emmaidentity.com/, just leave a request and you won't be disappointed. Has anyone already heard about…See More
Jun 21
Eileen Lennon posted a blog post

Wrapping up another year

I teach sixth grade, so I will be saying goodbye to my students in about a week. I'll see them in the hallways, but it won't be the same. They'll never be in my classroom again. That's weird to think about right now, when all I do is see them.It has me wondering; did I serve them as best I could? Did I impart all the wisdom I could into their little brains? Did I ignite a spark, or reaffirm a defeatist attitude?I have to be honest, there are some kids I won't miss. You know the kids I'm talking…See More
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September 29, 2017 all day
We will work together to define and help shape the changing university! Join OLC in Tucson for engaging speakers and dynamic discussions revolving around the topics of virtual and augmented reality, gameful learning, access to education, and the future of education. Presentations will be followed by facilitator-led discussions to allow participants to delve into each topic in greater detail.See More
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How to Enhance your Influencer Marketing?

What is Influencing Marketing?Influencer marketing is a kind of advertising that underscore on utilizing key pioneers to drive your image’s message to the loftier market, instead of promoting straightforwardly to a substantial gathering of purchasers.To put in simple words, influencer marketing is just the activity of advancing and offering items or administrations through influencers who have the ability to affect the character of a brand.Why is Influencing Marketing Important Today?Though…See More
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Teresa Conley liked Eileen Lennon's blog post So I accidentally blew up on Twitter last week.
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Teresa Conley replied to Teresa Conley's discussion Getting the same technology for students in specialized classrooms as the gen. ed. classrooms in the group Special Education
"You are correct which makes this a even more sad situation. It can easily be said that the students with disabilities who are included in the general education classrooms do receive the same level of technology as their non-disabled peers. However,…"
Jun 9

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