Effective School Leaders / Losing Control in Class / Teaching Coding Tips

June 22nd, 2017

Time to check out four habits of effective school leaders. How many do your leaders have? Then it’s how to lose control of a classroom and tips for teaching coding. On to colleges looking at student social media, Mac productivity apps, librarians as leaders, a Muhammad Ali quote, and robot sumo.

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Albert’s Index: Top Blogs for School Administrators – Dr. Doug is #18 – So Proud

June 21st, 2017

Start by checking out the 36 blogs tapped as top sites for administrators by Albert’s Index. Dr. Doug Green is thrilled to be part of this fine list at #18. Then it’s making Wordpress blogs faster and the worst approach to teaching about social media. On to tips for preventing the summer slide, the epidemic that is ruining youth sports, characteristics of effective tech teachers, a sports quote, and how GPS works and why we have it.

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13 Worst Foods / Making Risk Safe / Ending Remedial Math

June 20th, 2017

Start with checking to see how many of these foods high in sugar, salt, and calories are in your and your kids’ diet. Then it’s making risk safe for students and ending remedial math. On to the flipped model and student learning, English language learner graphs, getting to know your students, a Starr Sackstein quote, and a giant squid attacks a paddle board.

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Who Rules the Internet / Art Builds Leadership / How to Lead Teams

June 19th, 2017

The Net
If you want to know who rules the Internet, check out this infographic. Then it’s how the arts build leadership and how to lead teams. On to online courses in high school, understanding math, teacher interview questions, a quote from Al Franken, and The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy as an animation.

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Reasons for Students to Blog / Giving Up Grades / Net Explained for Kids

June 18th, 2017

If your kids don’t have blogs yet, here are reasons they should start. Then it’s one teacher’s journey to give up grades and a free book that explains the Internet to kids. On to using Kahoot! for geography bees, teaching with trading cards, building lifelong learning skills, a Seth Godin quote, and the cool future of video games.

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