Republicans to teachers:
No, you can't have money for your schools.
No, you can't have scholarships to train new teachers.
No, you can't have pay raises to attract talented people to the profession.
No, you can't teach cutting edge science and history because its got a "liberal bias."
No, you can't have decent retirement or health benefits.
No, you can't have unions that fight for your rights.
No, you can't open a new school to lower class sizes.
No, you can't have busing to allow for diverse school populations and increased opportunity for everyone.
What? What do you mean your kids aren't passing? You must be a shit teacher.
(You need some) One, Four, Five: I have no... →
hisnamewasbeanni: iamlittlei: For teachers who do not know how to attach a file to an e-mail. No. Sympathy. It is 2012, people, and you teach SCIENCE. Figure it out. Earlier this year, I taught a coworker of mine how to minimize a window. And also how to play a video in WMP. And those are only the lessons… Good to see that teachers also feel this way about teachers who have yet to...
Alternatives to blogging?
itsinyoureyes: I am really excited about incorporating blogging into my classroom this year because most of my students will have access to the Internet outside of class; the demographic I worked with at my previous school was just the opposite, making it virtually impossible to be successful in integrating blogs into my classroom because of the lack of access to technology. I would really like...
Revolutionize Education: You're my treasure. →
coolcatteacher: I started school today. I told the students, “I’m more like a miner of gold than a teacher. There is gold inside you and I want to find it. It won’t look like gold when we dig it out, but if we work together to recognize the value of your talents and polish them together,… Perfect.
Teachers on Tumblr with Wish Lists →
positivelypersistentteach: Positivelypersistentteach’s wishlist is here. Girlwithalessonplan’s wishlist is here. Listenlearninspireteach’s wishlist is here. Thinkbrit’s wishlist is here. Novicephoenix’s wishlist is here. Diaryofafyt’s wishlist is … Some really great folks on this list! FYI, for those of you who have a wishlist make sure that you have an address that they can be...
paeacefuleyes: I just came across this : http://www.textbands.com/textbands/#.UB2nGMXPXcY A text bracelet that lets you type a 10 character message. It passes between bands when you high five or fist bump. Something fun to be aware of for the new school year! Crazy but I like it!
8 Great Free Technology Posters to Hang in your...
See on Scoop.it - Digital Tools & Resouces RT @voxy: 8 Great Free Technlogy Posters to Hang in Your Classroom http://t.co/RSp8IbdA @medkh9 via @djgallagher #edtech #mlearning #edchat #esl… See on educatorstechnology.com
Positively Persistent Teach: Teachers on Tumblr... →
positivelypersistentteach: Positivelypersistentteach’s wishlist is here. Girlwithalessonplan’s wishlist is here. Listenlearninspireteach’s wishlist is here. Thinkbrit’s wishlist is here. Novicephoenix’s wishlist is here. Diaryofafyt’s wishlist is here. HeyMissAt’s wishlist is here. Just in case anyone hasn’t answered the questions about multiple wish lists and address on Amazon; it...
Back-to-School Tech PD - Live Video Sessions
Please pass along this information to any educators looking for technology professional development… The basic info: Back-to-School Technology Training Free, live, online video sessions Provided by North Canton City Schools August 13 through 15, 2012 http://tech.northcantonschools.org/pd/back-to-school-tech-pd-2012 The details: Get ready for the new school year with great...