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Principal Update: 03/06/15

Principal Update: 03/06/15

This week’s principal update contains: DEN Trend report: 50 Awesome Apps for Teachers, Half of K-12 Students 1:1 by 2016, Honing the Tools for Teacher Leadership, and more! A webinar for principals about walkthroughs Lessons from a principal who made the jump from middle school to elementary An award winning instructional strategy that will have

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One Idea With: Rafranz Davis, Instructional Technology Specialist, Discovery Educator Network Member, and Author of The Missing Voices in EdTech

In this installment of One Idea With: Discovery Education Senior Vice President Scott Kinney interviews Rafranz Davis, an Instructional Technology Specialist at Texas’ Arlington Independent School District, member of the Discovery Educator Network, and author of the new book The Missing Voices in EdTech.  Davis’ One Idea focuses on the importance of inclusiveness and diversity in

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DEN Trend Report: 3/4/15

Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!? Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why!   50 Awesome Apps for Teachers (Scholastic) By Catherine Logue These days, all you need to take your

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DEN Trend Report: 2/25/15

Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!? Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why!         U.S. Millennials Come Up Short in Global Skills Study (Education Week) By Sarah D.

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Principal Update: 2/20/15

This week’s principal update contains: DEN Trend report: Virtual Preschools a Real Possibility, FCC Plan to Reclassify Internet, Associations Calling for Testing Moratorium, and more… Four webinar series for you and your teachers A presidential principal call out that made my heart leap A frenzy of social media integration strategies for teaching An inspirational way

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One Idea With: Ken Bain, Executive Director, Canadian Association of School System Administrators

In this installment of One Idea With: Discovery Education Senior Vice President Scott Kinney interviews Ken Bain, Executive Director, Canadian Association of School System Administrators (CASSA). CASSA is a federation of the professional associations representing the school system administrators in Canadian provinces and territories.  Bain’s One Idea focuses on the movement to STEAM education.  Watch the

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DEN Trend Report: 2/17/15

Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!? Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why!         How Inquiry Can Enable Students to Become Modern Day de Tocquevilles (Mind/Shift) By Katrina

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DEN Trend Report: 2/11/15

    Looking to learn more about what’s trending in education?!? Here’s a recap of this week’s news. *If you read this feed, all you’ll owe is a comment below. Let us know what captured your eye and why!     How Elementary School Teachers’ Biases Can Discourage Girls from Math and Science  (New York

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