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Aug 28

Parent Communication Toolbox

This first appeared at Edutopia.

http://www.edutopia.org//blog/parent-communication-toolbox-gwen-pescatore

10 Great Picture Books

Recommendations from Pernille Ripp.

http://pernillesripp.com/2014/08/27/10-picture-books-i-cannot-wait-to-share-with-my-students-take-2/

Computational Thinking - Why and How

This article appeared on Annie Murphy Paul’s blog.

http://anniemurphypaul.com/2014/08/computational-thinking-how-to-get-it-and-why-its-important/?utm_source=feedly&utm_reader=feedly&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=computational-thinking-how-to-get-it-and-why-its-important

The Pencil Metaphor: 6 Ways Teachers Respond to Ed Tech

This comes from the te@chthought blog site.

http://www.edutopia.org//blog/computer-science-future-of-education-alison-derbenwick-miller

Don’t Throw Out the Old

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Don’t Throw Out the Old

I have been waking up at 5:30 so that I can be to my new school by 7 every morning, drinking in the newness, as the school slowly wakes up.  I have plans and papers piled around me.  Ideas bouncing through my head, waking me up at night.  I have dreams, so many, and yet, I have to remember to keep the old.  To keep the tried an d true.  To keep the “me” in the new.  To keep what has worked as…

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Aug 27

Computer Science: The Future of Education

This article first appeared on Edutopia.

http://www.edutopia.org//blog/computer-science-future-of-education-alison-derbenwick-miller

Aug 26

How Does the Brain Learn?

This first appeared on the Mind/Shift blog.

http://blogs.kqed.org/mindshift/2014/08/how-does-the-brain-learn-best-smart-studying-strategies/

Student Engagement

This first appeared on the Edutopia blog.

http://www.edutopia.org//blog/engage-with-7x-the-effect-todd-finley

Rethinking School

This article first appeared on the Foundation For Excellence In Education blog.

http://excelined.org/2014/08/25/rethinkingschool/?utm_source=feedly&utm_reader=feedly&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rethinkingschool

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