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Special Education – PCYC Presentation Nutrition G

x TeacherTube User: Onfitcollege TeacherTube URL: http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=151362 This special education video is designed for SPED teachers, special needs students and parents of special education children. OnFit Training College in partnership with the Wise Academy and Lanstar have developed a training tool to present to remote commnities in Australia to aid indigenous Australians in learning about healthy nutrition and...

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: Science Is in Our DNA

x Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson believes in the power of science — so much so that he gets hate mail for it. From children. As director of the Hayden Planetarium at the American Museum of Natural History, Tyson made the controversial decision to remove references to Pluto as the ninth planet in the museum’s exhibits. To the chagrin of fifth graders everywhere, My Very Excellent Mother would no longer be Serving Up Nine Pizzas. “When you conduct science, it is the natural world that is the ultimate decider in what is true and what is not,” he says. To...

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Vicki Phillips: The Technology Wave Hits Education

x We are seeing students and teachers using technology-enabled tools that make learning more real time, more powerful, and it gives them access to things they wouldn’t have had access to before. Transcript — I think we’re just beginning to realize the power of technology in education actually. And isn’t it interesting that education’s sort of the last profession that technology has transformed. And I think a lot of that is because we can’t just plop down, you know, new tools into an old system and expect that to work. So a lot of where we’re seeing the Internet...

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#3: Creating Trust and Security With Your Students (Back-to-School Countdown)

x Tune into Teaching Channel daily from August 18 – 29 to get a special video blog from Tch’s Teacher Laureate, Sarah Brown Wessling. #3: Creating Trust and Security with Your Students https://www.teachingchannel.org/blog/2014/08/27/3-creating-trust-with-students/ Find the full 10-Day Back-to-School Countdown here: https://www.teachingchannel.org/blog/2014/08/14/back-to-school-countdown/ Video Rating: /...

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