50 Ted Talks Every Educator Should Check Out (2014 Edition) – InformED

The communication explosion reaches its peak when you explore the endless avenues running through TED Talks. Moreover, the title educator embodies many f

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Far Beyond Test Scores, What We (Should) Value In Students

From Jackie Gerstein’s resource-rich site comes this sweet infographic depicting the skills we’d like to instill in our students. The post also includes a long, helpful list of resources for everything from how to help students develop hope, to encouraging empathy and social and emotional skills, to how to foster grit, tenacity and perseverance: an educator’s guide.

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11 Simple Ways To Start Using Technology In Your Classroom | Edudemic

If you’re on the education technology fence, you probably can’t decide which device or app is the best one to really use. You aren’t sure if you want to jump into the edtech pool with Evernote, Moodle, an iPad, a Chromebook, or some other hot new product or service. That’s because there are an overwhelmingly …

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