I am working in an international school. We are standards based but only report averaged grades at semester's end. 3-year plan is to move from that to standards reporting, reporting on non-performance variables, and move towards latest and fullest picture of a student's learning. Has your school recently made the switch? Would you recommend readings, authors? What stumbling blocks did you experience? thanks for the advice...See More
With the emergence of social media and emerging technology how do know what type of technology to use in the classroom. This group will provide a discussion area for best practices when using this type of technology in education.See More
This group exists as a place to take the weekly #edchat topics on Twitter and let them guide us towards creating the ideal 21st Century School. After discussing and building this school collaboratively, the aim is to actually get it built!See More
I am new to this group and it is my first year teaching Kindergarten after teaching 1st, 2nd and 5th grade. Has anyone tried Power teaching in Kindergarten? I am trying to start implementing this structure and I have some…"
Welcome Primary Educators! Teaching students from ages 5 to 14 requires loads of subjects to cover and loads of resources to share. Join this group to reflect about your classes and brainstorm ideas for improvement.See More