Best educational blogs
Digital Spy suggest the best educational blogs at the moment. here
From the TES, from the US, but to make you smile! Mostly!
March 13th, 2013
How do we reduce too much teacher talk in the classroom?
Here is am amazing collection of real and practical suggestions, pulled together by an amazing teacher. Click here
And here is the link to Ross Morrison McGill's whole wesbite jammed with useful tips. Click here
Need a little inspiration?
Learn about Wright's Law here
A physiscs teacher explains what motivates him.
After watching it consider your own motivation!
Some people are pushing the requirement for students in school to talk "properly". Here is an interesting point of view about it. http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2013/feb/08/taalk-proper
Best ipad apps for education
Technology has gone a long way in all spheres, even in education. Now, teaching and preparation for teaching can be done in a much easier way than before. Thanks to the iPad, teachers will have a fabulous new opportunity to use the different apps to create their study material in a marvelous way. Want to know how? here
30 young leaders of education
Towards the end of the year, Forbes puts out a number of lists called the ’30 Under 30′ in multiple categories. These lists showcase what Forbes describes as “the young disruptors, innovators and entrepreneurs on our annual listing of the 30 under 30 are impatient to change the world.” The Forbes editors and reporters work with panels of judges, and choose what they determine to be each field’s best representations of hard work, innovation, and intellectual best of the under-30 generation. here
From Mashable.com, link here.
Some you may know, some you may not ..... but how could you use them?
Am just going to use this for storing items that I come across. Not necessarily useful to other people!