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Phrases in green show passive voice.
You’ve Been Doing a Fantastic Job. Just One Thing … – NYTimes.com
“MOST of us think we know how to give feedback. Positive comments are better — and more useful — than negative ones. And if you do have to point out something wrong, start with a compliment, move on to the problem, then end on a high note.
It turns out that it’s not that simple. Those who have studied the issue have found that negative feedback isn’t always bad and positive feedback isn’t always good. Too often, they say, we forget the purpose of feedback — it’s not to make people feel better, it’s to help them do better.”
Inquiry Based Learning in Math and Science with iPads – iPads in Education
15 Unique and Creative Ways to Use iPads in the Classroom – iPads in Education
“Here are some great new ideas to use your iPad in your classroom, K-12 and beyond! The iPad, as we all know, is a great tool for education. We are hoping that you can use at least a few of these new and creative ideas.”
Chromebook – Google Drive
TeachMeet Melb – #GeniusHour at St. Mark’s PS | ReconfigurEd.
Anthony Speranza’s recent Teachmeet presentation about his school’s experience implementing Genius Hour (based on Google’s 80/20 time) with students.
iQ 16 Sync Charge Box™ by PC Locs | PC LocsPC Locs
20 Questions To Guide Inquiry-Based Learning
Initial iPad Setup – Allanah King
“This site is to support people as they first get their iPad and to look at the apps that Allanah thinks are pretty cool to use in a primary school classroom. I’ve also added some of my favourite iPhone apps that I use.”
Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.