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A PD model that creates experts, not robots

Why one ELA department dropped sit-and-get seminars in favor of a model of real, ongoing courses that turn out experts.…

Want to foster rich academic discussions? Try a student #Edcamp

An innovative professional development model comes to the classroom Edcamp “unconferences” have shattered the traditional model for professional development, and they’re catching on as a way for educators to share…

How do you get tech-resistant teachers to embrace change?

Many millions of dollars have been wasted over the years by the well-intentioned, but ad hoc, introduction of technology into education. Eager tech savvy teachers or administrators may jump in…

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New tool tracks state educator prep programs

The University of North Carolina system’s new Educator Quality Dashboard provides public access to the university’s research and trend data on the performance of North Carolina’s public school educators. Built with…

5 reasons certification is important for ed-tech leaders

For educators, learning about education from experts doesn't stop at advanced degrees. Certification just may be the sweet spot that bridges leadership, lifelong learning, and formal training. …

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Report looks preparing teachers to lead statistics courses

The American Statistical Association (ASA) has issued the Statistical Education of Teachers (SET) Report, which calls on mathematicians, statisticians, mathematics educators and statistics educators to collaborate in preparing pre-K–12 teachers…

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Teachscape now works with the Swivl robot for PD

Teachscape has partnered with Swivl to further support educators in video-based professional development. Through the partnership, educators can use the Swivl Robot, in conjunction with their mobile devices, to capture classroom…

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Edmodo will host fifth annual EdmodoCon

On August 4, educators from around the globe will join the online educational conference, EdmodoCon, for a full day of professional development and learning. In its fifth year, EdmodoCon intends to…

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ASCD notes Teacher Appreciation Week with free resources

In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, ASCD has assembled a list of free professional development resources for teachers seeking to improve their practice. In addition to the free resources, educators…

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TechShop launches maker space workshops for educators

Seizing hold of the booming maker movement, a new four-day workshop is aiming to walk educators through the steps of designing, equipping and operating successful, safe and inspirational public maker…

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