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  • Middle School Language Arts

    45 members Latest Activity: Dec 30, 2015 Discussion about ideas for incorporating technology into lesson plans and focusing on the growth of life-long learners.

  • Vendor Freebies

    4 members Latest Activity: Jan 8, 2016 Purpose of this group is to post information about LEGITIMATE and REAL freebies from educational and technology vendors for teaches and schools.  No…

  • ART Connection

    17 members Latest Activity: Jan 30

    I plan to upload interesting art related content as I find it and let the group evolve as its members see fit.

     

    "Creativity is a…

  • elemchat

    92 members Latest Activity: Feb 2

    A place to provide elementary school educators a venue for discussing issues and strategies that are specific to teaching in the elementary school…

  • Teachmeet/Edcamp Organizer Group

    35 members Latest Activity: Jan 2, 2016 This is a group for those who have run Teachmeets or Edcamps to share experiences and ideas. It is a source for anyone wanting to organize an #Edcamp.

  • Changing Education Paradigms

    74 members Latest Activity: Jan 4, 2016

    Discussion about changing education paradigms spurred by Sir Ken Robinson's video. 

    This discussion group was started to facilitate a…

  • Collaborative Problem-Solving

    6 members Latest Activity: Oct 23, 2011

    Teachers and administrators talk about using Plan 'B' and CPS.

  • Restorative Practices in Schools

    8 members Latest Activity: Jan 23, 2016 Discussion around using the restorative practices framework in schools.  Questions, dialogue, experiences, all welcome.

  • Social Studies Teachers

    55 members Latest Activity: Dec 29, 2015 Looking for other middle school/high school social studies teachers.  (Elementary teachers welcome also.)

  • The New Teacher Mentoring Project

    190 members Latest Activity: Nov 21, 2014

    • UPDATE for 2015 going forward! This group is now closed. All updates for activity with the project will now be housed at …

  • Online Teaching and Learning

    62 members Latest Activity: Feb 2

    Share resources, strategies, and experiences related to online teaching and learning.

  • One-to-One in CTE

    5 members Latest Activity: May 18, 2012

    Career and Technical Educators who are utilizing One-to-One.

  • WEB 2.O INTERNATIONAL LEARNING FOR K-7 CHILDREN

    9 members Latest Activity: Jan 30 Join this group where we will start designing collaborative projects from one country to another in different disciplines. Language Arts, Science,…

  • Brain Based Teaching

    139 members Latest Activity: Jul 12, 2016 A group of educators interested in maximizing student potential through the use of brain-based teaching techniques. Teach to the way the brain…

  • IB.PYPX

    12 members Latest Activity: Jan 22, 2016 Grade five IBPYP teachers looking to connect with other PYPX teachers. Hoping to exchange new ideas, insights & suggestions about the PYP Exhibition.

  • Digital Citizenship

    66 members Latest Activity: Jan 11, 2016 This group has been created for educators to discuss and share information related to internet safety and digital citizenship.

  • Judaic Studies Teachers

    19 members Latest Activity: Jan 10, 2016 A place for Judaic Studies teachers to share ideas and discuss how to bridge the gap between 21st Century Skills and Judaic Studies. It will also…

  • Greeneville City Schools and DI

    3 members Latest Activity: Sep 13, 2010 A private discussion on implementing differentiated instruction in Greeneville City Schools

  • school librarians

    30 members Latest Activity: Jan 6, 2016

  • iPads in the Classroom

    238 members Latest Activity: Feb 2 Anyone using or wishing to use the iPad/iPod or iPhone in the classroom and wishing to share lessons and ideas

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How to Keep Up the Fire of Your Students’ Creativity

We all know that the left hemisphere of the human brain is responsible for logical thinking while the right hemisphere is the center of abstract thinking and creative ideas. It’s no wonder then when I give a creative assignment to my students, some of them are reluctant to perform it while others are very open to explore something…See More
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"Used this for my students' digital porfolios. Easy, visually appealing. A step above power points or google slides. Work your way up the SAMR ladder by adding this tool to your classroom toolbox."
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