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How Do We Motivate Consistent Engagement & Quality Work in 21st Century Students?

I am currently pursuing this question in my Masters program.

 

It stems from living in a time and place where I feel our generation can be best described as

 

"Doing less (quality work) with more (resources than ever before)."

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Posted by Josh Van de Hinz on February 12, 2012 at 12:14pm — 1 Comment

NCSS 2011: Making Citizens Through Literature: A New Approach to Civic Education

Calling all 2011 NCSS annual conference-goers: Leon and Amy Kass, editors ofWSPWH, will be leading a seminar on the use of imaginative literature for civic education.

The seminar, “Making Citizens Through Literature: A New Approach to Civic Education,” will take place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center on December 3, 2011from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Amy and Leon Kass will introduce NCSS…

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Posted by Cheryl Miller on November 2, 2011 at 2:38pm

Debrief Your Year - Free Activity by TCI



Get your students to reflect on their year and their content with a neat activity that uses smart phones, QR codes, and movement!

Debrief Your Year…

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Posted by Brian Thomas on April 29, 2011 at 11:28am

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Using "Baseball" in the classroom

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Anne Harrington of WETA (the Washington, DC PBS affiliate) has asked me to send an announcement for her...if you’d like to respond, please e-mail Anne directly at aharrington@weta.org



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Blogs v. Wikis v. Web Pages 9 Replies

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Can we truely move beyond the textbook? 2 Replies

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Teachers Pay Teachers

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Online Course: Immigration History Through Primary Sources 1 Reply

Started by Maggie Epstein @ Primary Source in United States History. Last reply by Maggie Epstein @ Primary Source May 22, 2013.

NEH Summer Institute in Turkey

Started by Maggie Epstein @ Primary Source in Teaching General Feb 14, 2013.

Attending/Presenting at NCSS Annual Conference 2012 in Seattle? 1 Reply

Started by Thomas Daccord in Teaching General. Last reply by Jillian McGuire Nov 12, 2012.

Free iTextbook

Started by Jillian McGuire in United States History Sep 13, 2012.

New Online Courses from Primary Source!

Started by Maggie Epstein @ Primary Source in Teaching General Aug 30, 2012.

Darfur Documentary

Started by Bruce Janu in Teaching General Aug 1, 2012.

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