Posts Categorized: Reading Roundup #TeachDifferent

Fidget Spinners in The Classroom – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Fidget Spinners in The Classroom – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Fidget Spinners in The Classroom Teachers are always looking for ways to capture student interest, yet many educators are often quick to outlaw the very things that students are most interested in.  Rather than banning Fidget Spinners, why not embrace them and use them as tools for learning? #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup You Might Also Be… Read more

Summer Slide – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Summer Slide – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Summer Slide – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup Five handpicked articles from my PLN about the dreaded “summer slide.” See what the research says and get some strategies to keep students engaged in learning all summer long.  

Recess – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Recess – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Recess – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup All kids need recess, everyday. Especially those who “misbehave.” It has always baffled me when teachers use a form of punishment that is so obviously counterproductive to decreasing the behavior they are trying to “correct.” Check out these four articles from my virtual PLN and one great resource on the subject of… Read more

Student Engagement – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Student Engagement – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Student Engagement – #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup Compliance does not equal engagement, and engagement does not always equal learning, but learning is unlikely to happen without engagement. Here are six handpicked  articles and posts from my virtual PLN about Student Engagement.

Mindfulness in the Classroom – a #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Mindfulness in the Classroom – a #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup

Mindfulness in the Classroom – a #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup A look at the potential benefits of integrating mindfulness in the classroom. Get practical techniques and strategies, along with a look at what the research says. Five handpicked  articles and posts from my virtual PLN about mindfulness in the classroom – inspiring innovation in education.   Pros of… Read more

The Power of Yet – a Growth Mindset Reading Roundup #TeachDifferent

The Power of Yet – a Growth Mindset Reading Roundup #TeachDifferent

The Power of Yet – a Growth Mindset Reading Roundup Five handpicked  articles and posts from my virtual PLN about Growth Mindset – encouraging the power of YET in education.       I only recommend products that I personally use or know their value, so you’re in good hands. Purchasing products through the recommended reading links above… Read more

Design Thinking – Reading Roundup

Design Thinking – Reading Roundup

Design Thinking #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup Five handpicked  articles and posts from my virtual PLN about Design Thinking in the Classroom – inspiring innovation in education.

DMV or Starbucks – 21st Century Learning Spaces Reading Roundup

DMV or Starbucks – 21st Century Learning Spaces Reading Roundup

DMV or Starbucks – 21st Century Learning Spaces #TeachDifferent Reading Roundup   Five handpicked  articles and posts from my virtual PLN about 21st Century Learning Spaces – inspiring innovation in education.   .@NFLaFave asked yesterday “DMV or @Starbucks?” well I know my answer #dcsdtransforms #dcsddtc16 pic.twitter.com/mWbJgVsj0b — Jill N. Knight (@jk_coffee) September 25, 2016