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The mindset shift that has absolutely revolutionized my classroom

by Chris Burley
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Some approaches to learning are a waste of time The process of integrating technology into my teaching practices and slowly attempting to flip my classroom has had an unexpected consequence:  a complete mindset shift as to how I approach teaching.  As a Social Studies teacher, I had always assumed that it was my responsibility to […]

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Take a break, before you are broke – 5 ways to improve classroom health

by Chris Burley
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In this series we will highlight the experiences of teachers who participated in the MERIT program. Their words illustrate the impact and potential of the MERIT program to dramatically improve the quality of teaching, and the resulting learning environments for students. Ergonomic Breaks – Are we modeling them for the students? I was pleasantly surprised when my […]

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Voices of MERIT – Rachel Freed

by Rachel Freed
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In this series we will highlight the experiences of teachers who participated in the MERIT program. Their words illustrate the impact and potential of the MERIT program to dramatically improve the quality of teaching, and the resulting learning environments for students. Beyond Technology In The Classroom The MERIT program has transformed me on several different […]

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KCI Offers Coding for Kids – Share With Your Students!

by Krause Center for Innovation
Coding for Kids

The KCI is offering a Coding Camp for Kids. If you have students who are interested in coding, let them know about this 4-day camp in August.  Students will explore the world of coding in this exciting course designed for middle school aged boys and girls. Participants will actively engage in the world of computer […]

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