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Scared Of Math? Here's One Way To Fight The Fear

Last updated: 07/18/2018

Do you remember the day you decided you were no good at math? Or maybe you had the less common, opposite experience: a moment of math excitement that hooked you for good? Thousan

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6 Good Websites to Help You with Your Professional Growth

Last updated: 07/18/2018

One of the best advantages of the Internet and web technologies is that they have levelled the educational playground making education and learning accessible to anyone anywhere in

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The economic value of higher education

Last updated: 07/18/2018

Tertiary education has seen spectacular growth since the beginning of the 21st century: on average across OECD countries, 43% of 25-34 year-olds had a tertiary degree in 2016, comp

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Two Simplke Web Tools to Create A Website for Your Class

Last updated: 07/18/2018

If you are looking for some good and easy to use platforms to create a website or blog for your classroom, the tools below are worth your consideration. They both offer a very simp

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Better Together: How to Leverage School Networks for Smarter Personalized and Project Based Learning - Getting Smart by Getting Smart Staff - Charter Schools, edleaders, Innovation, network effect, networks

Last updated: 07/18/2018

Networks are proving to be an engine for innovation as well as a powerful scaling strategy that, for the kids that need it most, can boost access to quality. The core premise of B

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Learn by Playing During a Lecture?

Last updated: 07/17/2018

Today's guest post is written by Augustin de Walque, a student studying business at Virginia Tech University. In the education field, teachers face an increasingly tough task of g

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ROOM: A Review through the Eyes of a Child - Reviews by The Banks

Last updated: 07/17/2018

This weekend I was perusing the book section of the Google Play store—I was looking for something exciting that was not related to blogging and copywriting materials. Although fo

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Four Inquiry Qualities At The Heart of Student-Centered Teaching

Last updated: 07/17/2018

One powerful example of students taking on a different role in the classroom happens when teachers use the United Nations Global Goals for Sustainable Development as a framework fo

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Part 1 Starting PBL: 15 Strategies To Help You With A New PBL Idea

Last updated: 07/17/2018

21 st Century Educational Technology and Learning Part 1 Starting PBL: 15 Strategies To Help You With A New PBL Idea Welcome to Part One of starting a PBL project.   In this ser

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A Process for Implementing Student Digital Projects – Teacher Reboot Camp

Last updated: 07/17/2018

Shelly Terrell A Process for Implementing Student Digital Projects Lately, I’ve been busy grading my students’ digital products. Each year my students accomplish so much with t

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