Podcast Episode – Classroom Culture and Student Engagement

Jan

Teacher coach, ASCD and EdWeek Classroom author and ASCD Emerging Leader (class of 2014) Tammy Musiowsky-Borneman is this episode’s guest speaker. Tune in to listen to Tammy discuss the importance of classroom culture and best practices for student engagement.

Podcast Episode – From Feedback to “Feed-forward”: Shifting Language to Invite Learners Towards Growth

Jan

Educators of all types – classroom teachers, administrators, support staff, coaches – are feedback-providers in various ways. Feedback is critical to the learning process at all stages. And yet, traditional feedback focuses on what the word describes, looking back. Lindsay Prendergast discusses the impact of a mindset shift towards “feedforward” and the resulting impact our language and practices can have … Read More

Podcast Episode – Coaching SEL Teams

Jan

Listen to Krista Leh, educator, adjunct professor, and educational consultant specializing in SEL, share tips, stories, and strategies that you can do to support SEL, build capacity and integrate SEL into the culture of the school.  She also discusses the role of an SEL Coach and teams. This episode is sponsored by Eduplanet21.  

Podcast Episode – Language, Choice and Balance

Jan

Author and consultant, Mike Anderson and NHASCD President, Steve Tucker, discuss the challenges of self-directed learning during the COVID-19 crisis. How do we support true self-direction (not simple compliance) in students as they work from home? What are some practical strategies teachers can try? They also discuss how to support self-directed learning in ways that are manageable and not overwhelming … Read More

Lucid for Education

Jan

Lucid for Education is a collaborative platform that makes classroom activities resemble the real world. Enable critical thinking, creativity and communication in your school. Trial accounts for in-classroom use are available for free.

Kahoot

Jan

A tool for using technology to administer quizzes, discussions or surveys. It is a game based classroom response system played by the whole class in real time.

Education at the Smithsonian

Jan

Digital resources from across the Smithsonian’s 19 museums, 9 major research centers, the National Zoo and more.  This link takes you to “How to Search” a topic.

EdShelf

Jan

Socially-curated directory of education websites, mobile apps and desktop programs