Day: April 24, 2017

How to Fix a Broken Education System … Without Any More Money | Seema Bansal

x Seema Bansal forged a path to public education reform for 15,000 schools in Haryana, India, by setting an ambitious goal: by 2020, 80 percent of children should have grade-level knowledge. She’s looking to meet this goal by seeking reforms that will work in every school without additional resources. Bansal and her team have found success using creative, straightforward techniques such as communicating with teachers using SMS group chats, and they have already measurably improved learning and engagement in Haryana’s schools. TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the...

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Top 10 Assistive Technologies

x Assistive Technology for Learning (ATL) is a device that is used in learning environments to overcome barriers for students with physical, sensory, cognitive, speech, learning or behavioural exceptionalities to actively engage in learning and to achieve their individual learning goals. Like other technologies, ATL ranges from simple tools to complex systems. It could be as simple as providing a pencil grip for writing or as complex as a computer with screen reading software for reading and learning. This article focuses on the top 10 most popular assistive technologies for everyday classroom use. #### Google +: https://plus.google.com/+Top-10-listOrg/posts #### Facebook:...

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Pima College Teacher Preparation Program

x The Arizona Department of Education is partnering with Pima Community College’s Post-Degree Teacher Certification Program to host an education job fair Feb. 18 in downtown Tucson. This is the second year for the event. It primarily is for teachers new to the profession, but really is open to any teacher looking for a job (e.g., substitutes wanting full-time). And, it also will have education info for teachers wanting post-degree certifications. Video Rating: / 5 x Why is teacher development important? Because students deserve the best. Learn more about teacher-preparation programs that provide educators-to-be with the tools, mentors, and...

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Special Education Teacher Anya Wasko on Self-Advocacy Skills for Students

x Anya was identified with dyslexia and ADHD in elementary school. Her mother—who had similar issues—was determined to make sure Anya never felt like she was less than anyone else. Anya’s incredibly supportive parents read books to her, taught her to self-advocate and kept her focused on education through her young adult years. Now a special education teacher, Anya wants to make sure the next generation has the same experience and support she had as a child. Watch her inspiring story and learn about self advocacy skills for students and parenting a child with ADHD. Then learn more about...

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