‘How Can I Encourage Teachers To Use Me as a Resource?’

See on Scoop.it – Improving Your Teaching Practice Elena Aguilar, an experienced K-12 educator, is a transformational leadership coach in the Oakland, Calif., school district. From the article:  “As a coach, I want to pull teachers back to the place from which many of them entered teaching: a deep desire to support children’s academic, social,Read more

What 100 Experts Think About The Future Of Learning

See on Scoop.it – 21st Century Education and Teaching If you’re an educator, surely you know that technology has and will continue to have an incredible impact on learning. Whether it’s the Internet, innovative learning tools, or teaching technology itself, these two subjects are intertwined. See on www.teachthought.com

Calif. Poised to Spotlight ELLs Stalled in Schools

See on Scoop.it – 21st Century Education and Teaching A bill on Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk would make California the first state to break out data on long-term English-learners. See on www.edweek.org

A framework for independent learning in Montgomery County Public Schools? – Examiner.com

See on Scoop.it – 21st Century Education and Teaching Examiner.comA framework for independent learning in Montgomery County Public Schools? See on www.examiner.com

The Flame Challenge: Using Today’s Technology to Answer Alan Alda’s 65-Year-Old Question

What I love most about this is that Ames focused his answer on the way in which he answered it. He used an approach that resonates with 11-year-olds – video, song, animation, and HUMOR.

I’ll Be Sittin’ by Keith “Blu” Warfield from the Louder Than A Bomb 2010 Series

This poem was originally published on alt.NPR: Youthcast from PRX and I heard its broadcast last night while I was driving my son to Horsham, PA. I thought the poem was terrific and I hope you do, too!