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Envision Education 2040

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How Are We Doing in Meeting the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights Education Promises?

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Article 26. (1) Everyone has the right to education. Education shall be free, at least in the elementary and fundamental stages. Elementary education shall be compulsory. Technical and professional education shall be made generally available and higher education shall be equally accessible to all on the basis of merit. (2) Education shall be directed to […]

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Education of the Richest

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Speak Up Survey 2012- via EdTech Focus on K12 #MarlaClark

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Each year, the education nonprofit Project Tomorrow spearheads Speak Up, a national online research project that collects and reports the views of K–12 students, educators and parents on a variety of education and technology issues. More than 3 million stakeholders have participated in the survey since its inception in 2003, the results of which are shared with federal, […]

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Teachers Need Time… ignored critical need for collaboration and reflection

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From Linda Darling-Hammond “As recently as 2009, a MetLife study indicated that 68% of educators had more than an hour per week to engage in structured collaboration with colleagues to improve student learning.  By 2012, only 48% had an hour or more per week for this essential work. In what professional field can practice improve if […]

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Will the new Common Core Standards Subjugate Literature to Information Texts?

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   Teachers are worried as many districts respond to Common Core Standards reducing focus on poetry and novels. But the Common Core specifies literary work and includes poetry and fiction in its standards objectives and exemplar lists. Fiction is falling off the Scope and Sequence due to a lack of time to accommodate given non-fiction works, comprehension […]

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Sim City education version coming to classrooms!

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Sim City Edu Version to Launch March 2013

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Lifting Education Quality for All: The Drive for Common Standards– links for context

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For critical concepts, background and links to the important players in the Common Core movement go to http://www.learningbond.com/ed-revision/    

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Obama Term 2: Four Education Objectives

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Higher standards and better assessments that will prepare students to succeed in college and the workplace Ambitious efforts to recruit, prepare, develop, and advance effective teachers and principals, especially in the classrooms where they are most needed Smarter data systems to measure student growth and success, and help educators improve instruction New attention and a […]

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How Flipped Classroom Works

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 Created by Knewton and Column Five Media    

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