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Teacher Appreciation Week: Teacher Spotlight 4: “Leaning in on Student Leadership”

Alex Wagner Alex Wagner May 09, 2019

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Posted in Learning, classroom management, edtech, Gratitude, Teacher ideas, 2019, Teacher Appreciation

Teacher Appreciation Week: Teacher Spotlight 3: “The magic of Ah-Ha Moments”

Alex Wagner Alex Wagner May 08, 2019

Today’s teacher spotlight is on Denesa Menge, an English Language Arts and PLTW Teacher at Oakdale Junior High in Oakdale, California. Denesa discusses the magic of the “ah-ha” moments and the value of speaking with others in her first year of teaching. Thanks for sharing your knowledge, Danesa!

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Posted in Teaching, Gratitude, Teacher ideas, 2019, Teacher Appreciation

Teacher Appreciation Week: Teacher Spotlight 2: “Take a breath”

Alex Wagner Alex Wagner May 07, 2019

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Posted in Teaching, Gratitude, Teacher ideas, 2019, Teacher Appreciation

Teacher Appreciation Week: Teacher Spotlight Series "Teachers, We Thank You"

Alex Wagner Alex Wagner May 06, 2019

Established in 1985 by the Parent Teacher Association, National Teacher Appreciation Week is a time when we all take pause to give gratitude to those special individuals that have made and continue to make, an impact on us and our youth. Teachers.

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Posted in Teaching, Gratitude, Teacher ideas, 2019

How Students Bypass School Web Filters & How to Stop Them

Nina W. Nina W. May 02, 2019

From looking to watch their favorite music videos on YouTube, to streaming the latest episode of their favorite Netflix series, or attempting to play Fortnite during research periods, there are dozens of reasons students look to bypass web filters in school. And with that growing number of reasons, comes a growing number of means and methods students rely on to accomplish this goal. So what can you do as teachers to prevent this and to maintain a safe and focused learning environment in a digital world?

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Posted in Safety, Technology, "Web filtering, Filtering, classroom management, edtech, Internet Safety For Kids, Internet Safety, Child Safety and Protections Month, Digital Citizenship, 2019
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