E-Connect

Apr 06

24 Time Management TIps

This list first appeared on the Edudemic blog.

http://www.edudemic.com/time-management-tips-everyone/

Infographic: Online Activities of Kids

This first appeared on the blog, Kevin’s Meandering Mind.

http://dogtrax.edublogs.org/2014/04/06/infographic-online-activities-of-kids/

coolcatteacher:

How do you develop 21st Century Critical Thinking? Awesome infographic to share with staff and discuss via Mentoring Minds.
(via Developing 21st Century Critical Thinkers | Teaching Strategies | Mentoring Minds)

coolcatteacher:

How do you develop 21st Century Critical Thinking? Awesome infographic to share with staff and discuss via Mentoring Minds.

(via Developing 21st Century Critical Thinkers | Teaching Strategies | Mentoring Minds)

(via thelearningbrain)

“Prejudices, it is well known, are most difficult to eradicate from the heart whose soil has never been loosened or fertilised by education: they grow there, firm as weeds among stones.” —

Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre (via insight-and-existence)

From one of my favorite books.

(via coolcatteacher)

(via coolcatteacher)

Sorry For The Absence

Apologies for the extended lapse in new postings.  The EARCOS staff has just returned from a very exciting and successful teachers’ conference in Bangkok.

Mar 24

What Education Will Look Like In 2030

Interesting infographic from Edudemic.

http://www.edudemic.com/education-in-2030/

We Must Create Room for Failure and Mean It

pernilleripp:

We Must Create Room for Failure and Mean It

image from icanread

“…I failed…” the disappointment leaks from my student as he looks at his contraption.

I am stopped by his words because it is March and we have been trying to embrace failure since September.  Failure is our friend, failure is something we learn from.  Failure is not the “f” word.  Not in this room.

And yet, here he sits, so upset with himself that I am not even sure I have…

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Mar 20

80 Ways To Use Google Froms In The Classroom

This post comes from the US History Teachers Blog.

http://ushistoryeducatorblog.blogspot.com/2014/03/80-ways-to-use-google-forms-in-classroom.html

Mar 17

(Source: twitter.com, via thelearningbrain)

63 Things Every Student Should Know In A Digital World

Good stuff from the TeachThought blog.

http://www.teachthought.com/technology/63-things-every-student-should-know-in-a-digital-world/