Teachers and Students Collaborating Worldwide
Started this discussion. Last reply by Mariel Piper Jan 23, 2014.
I would like to share a news share with you by the National Research Council of the National Academies of Science in Washington. The article addresses the main component that define 21st century…Continue
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This week I have posted a paper that is published by the Nuffield Foundation, which compared a group of children with dyslexia to children with a history of repeated ear infections (Otitis Media with Effusion, OME) to see if there were any similarities in their phonological and literacy difficulties.
The findings were interesting.
The results showed that the children with dyslexia do have different patterns of literacy difficulties than children…Continue
Posted on October 18, 2017 at 8:32pm
Teaching all students in your classroom to read requires intentional steps and planning. Successful teachers create a classroom environment where reading grows because of small, simple actions by both teacher and student.
This article delineates 5 small steps to help teachers get started. The article is called Five Ways to…Continue
Posted on October 13, 2017 at 2:00pm
Technology has added many positive tools to help improve our lives and to improve teaching. The Teaching Café is built on the premise of the positive contributions of technology in education.
However, I have long been a proponent of all things in measured amounts. I especially have always been wary of introducing our youth to an addictive medium that removes them from the real world.
I thought this article was worth sharing:…Continue
Posted on October 7, 2017 at 11:03am
This week I met an amazing individual and educator during a professional committee assignment.
Dr. Beverly Allen has been running a charitable organization called Prazynhim. Prazynhim is a website focused on motivating, inspiring, and educating individuals of all ages globally. The website focuses on education, inspiration, love, and encouragement. This project is run by Dr. Beverly Allen. She volunteers much of her time to the Child Care and Development Center (CCDC) located in…Continue
Posted on February 23, 2013 at 7:57pm