This is a group for new teachers with questions, stories, and answers about the profession. Share your experiences and give encouragement. Veterans of course are welcome! We need your help as well!See More
"Twitter is blocked at school but plurk.com is not. Is there someway to see who uses plurk to post to twitter if we have already started a list of teachers to follow without starting over? Am new to plurk, is there an advantage to using one over the…"
"I have heard great things about http://tweentribune.com/ as a place to get younger students excited about blogging. I have signed about for an account will plan to start student blogging next week. Fingers crossed!"
Welcome Primary Educators! Teaching students from ages 5 to 14 requires loads of subjects to cover and loads of resources to share. Join this group to reflect about your classes and brainstorm ideas for improvement.See More
This is a starting place for people who may be overwhelmed at all this information. Join the group ask questions and we will work through it together. When you are comfortable, leave the group or continue to help others.
"The wiki I use with my students is set to private. I sent you a twitter DM regarding that site. I also started a wiki http://sciencecafe.wikispaces.com based on a discussion thread from the NSTA listserv that is public. It is a collaborative site…"
"I use wikis for several things. I have a section that I use for students to use as a refection tool since we are not allowed to have blogs. I have another section that I use to post student work/projects such as powerpoints, movies, glogsters, etc.…"
A group where educators can learn and identify which Educational Technology tools are appropriate for them.I'm hoping to simplify this process for educators and am open to any feedback (organization, specific sites, beta vs ready, etc etc.)See More
"I have been doing a lot of research on Blended Learning. It seems like a great way to really move into 21st century learning. Ia m also a special education teacher and I am going to start implementing more technology in my classroom this…"
"I am a pull out and inclusion teacher. When I push into the classroom, I often feel like an assistant. I basically am there to aide the students with the lessons being taught. However once the rapport is set then I feel more…"
I'm a teacher in a special school in Australia and we use the 4 Blocks Framework. I was wondering if anyone else uses this literacy framework? What other frameworks do schools use for literacy?See More
Do you frequently make mistakes when you write emails or messages to your friends or colleagues? Have you ever noticed that your essays always have perfect structure and good ideas but get lower grades because of the huge number of grammar mistakes? Well, a custom writing service might help…See More