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Using Games for Learning: Practical Steps to Get Started
Can Students ‘Go Deep’ With Digital Reading?
Taking Classroom Tech Use to the Next Level: Specific Traits to Look For
A Parent’s Message: School Is Choking the Creativity Out of Kids
“To play Bouguereau, you have to be Bouguereau inside and out.” Mindshift | Role-Playing Game Upends College Lecture and Ignites Fire in Students. Excerpt from the book “Minds on Fire: How Role-Immersion Games Transform College,” by Barnard University professor Mark C. Carnes. Image: Carsten Tolkmit/Flickr
Role-Playing Game Upends College Lecture and Ignites Fire in Students
When Students Get Creative With Tech Tools, Teachers Focus on Skills
Three Tips to Focus Parent-Teacher Conferences On Creating a Partnership
How Looking at Student Work Keeps Teachers and Kids on Track
Exploring the Idea of ‘Happiness’ As Part of School Work by Katrina Schwartz | April 29, 2014 |Two schools are approaching a project about their own happiness in very different ways based on the context of their schools and lives. http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2014/04/exploring-the-idea-of-happiness-as-part-of-school-work/
Four Activities to Jump-Start Teamwork Among Teachers and School Leaders
One Teacher Lets Students Prove They’re Trustworthy With Devices
Unplugging Computer Science to Spark Curiosity For Root Concepts