The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 104 Education Budgets And Legislative Priorities

Drew Perkins talks with Kentucky superintendents Dr. Nick Brake and Matt Robbins about education budget cuts, their potential impact on teaching and learning, and the legislative priorities laid out by the collaborative efforts between their districts. Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode: Owensboro Public Schools Daviess County Public Schools Legislative Priorities Outline Joint Board Meeting […]

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How Google Apps For Education Can Be Used In Your Classroom

How Google Apps For Education Can Be Used In Your Classroom by TeachThought Staff Like Apple and Microsoft, Google also wants a place in your classroom. Google Apps for Education is a free suite of cloud-based tools created by Google to use in your classroom. You probably knew that part, and likely have a vague […]

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30 Of The Most Popular Trends In Education

30 Of The Most Popular Trends In Education by TeachThought Staff What are the most popular trends in education? What about the most popular trends in education in 2018 specifically? Well, that’s a tricky question. Deciding what’s ‘trending’ is an important part of digital publishing and social media interaction. Facebook articles, Google News, Apple News, […]

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The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 103 Critical Thinking Your Way Through The News

Drew Perkins talks with Jens Erik Gould, Editor in Chief of The Knife Media, about how they use critical thinking to analyze the spin, slant, and logic of news media. Links & Resources Mentioned In This Episode: The Knife Media – web site, Facebook, Twitter @theknifemedia, You can support The Knife on Patreon Jens Erik Gould – @jenserik1 Jordan Peterson Sam Harris […]

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4 Steps Towards A More Personal Classroom

4 Ways To Get Started With Personalized Learning contributed by Linda Pruett Personalized learning is a key to transforming education. What is personalized learning? It is meeting the kids where they are – and then helping them grow in their strengths, and better see themselves. It’s finding out where each student’s interests lie, challenging them […]

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10 Principles Of Proficiency-Based Learning

10 Principles Of Proficiency-Based Learning contributed by Chris Sturgis 10 Principles Of Proficiency-Based Learning” by Chris Sturgis was originally published on CompetencyWorks Great Schools Partnership continues to produce great resources to support states and districts converting to competency education. They have drawn from what districts are doing in New England and have created Proficiency-based Learning Simplified resources. […]

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Why Do I Want To Become A Teacher? To Give The Gift Of Literacy

Why Do I Want To Become A Teacher? To Give The Gift Of Literacy by Alexas Worth, Junior at Indiana University Southeast I have wanted to be an English-Language Arts arts teacher since I was in 7th grade. I went through a brief period after high school of uncertainty–just not knowing what to do with the […]

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