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Leveraging the Potential of Personal Learning Networks for Teacher Professional Development - Doctoral Research Study

Dear Fellow Educators:     My name is Katherine Maloney and I am a doctoral student at the University of Phoenix.  My dissertation focuses…

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Is Professional Development Still a Joke?

Matthew Miles described professional development as it existed 1995 when he wrote the foreword for Thomas Guskey and Michael Huberman’s boo…

Started by Andrea RayLatest Reply

Live concert for schools - International European education project

FolkDC live concert in 5 cities and resources for schools Music has been shown to have a very positive impact on language learning and the…

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Future Of Education

What it the feature of education? As for me, it's experimental learning where students are educated through the first-hand experience with…

Started by Nanacy Lin

6 Jul 12
Reply by Sara luck

Reading and Kindles

I recently wrote about Kindles and how they could engage our net-gen to read This http://bit.ly/Hdmsk2  advocates print. I would really lik…

Started by Holly Fairbrother

9 Jul 12
Reply by Sara luck

Twitter vs Edupln

How has Twitter compared to using this site in your opinion?

Started by Rob Schoonveld

2 Jul 12
Reply by Sara luck

WiDA Screener 2.0

I am an ESOL teacher in Fairfax County Public Schools in Fairfax, VA.  I work in an Entry Assessment Office and we use the WiDA Screener to…

Started by Joseph Harris

0 Jul 11

Question: Using Makerspace in Algebra

I am teaching my 7th Grade Pre-AP math students the first unit of Algebra right now. I am in graduate school as well and am hoping to push…

Started by Monica Stream

0 Apr 30

Online Classroom - Science Labs

I am a high school teacher for an online learning classroom where we use an outsourced program. I am in charge of helping students complete…

Started by Steven Cortez

0 Mar 29

Why Students Plagiarize?

     Plagiarism is a theft. It means that you stole someone's identity, someone's thoughts. It's horrible. We should teach our young genera…

Started by Michael Yarbrough

2 Feb 6
Reply by Jaclyn Foreman

Blended Learning

Dear educators, I was reading an interesting article about blended education. It is basically the mixing of online courses with face-to-fac…

Started by Norma Montalvan

3 Nov 3, 2017
Reply by Faith Kruzick

Is Professional Development Still a Joke?

Matthew Miles described professional development as it existed 1995 when he wrote the foreword for Thomas Guskey and Michael Huberman’s boo…

Started by Andrea Ray

30 Oct 17, 2017
Reply by Edward Lake

Looking for Turnitin alternative for my school. Any suggestions?

Our school budget was cut so we need some alternative to the Turnitin. Requirements - Schoology integrated, free or small cost, effective,…

Started by Lynn Usrey

2 Sep 26, 2017
Reply by Nanacy Lin

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Sara luck replied to Nanacy Lin's discussion Future Of Education
"Obviously, the future of education is very bright. New technologies like E-commerce learning, educational apps, and educational software are not just changing the mind of students, they are also encouraging them to do something new in…"
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"Surely I will definitely read this. "
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Sara luck replied to Rob Schoonveld's discussion Twitter vs Edupln
"I think both are good nowadays. "
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