What To Do When Someone Hates You

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“There is one way to avoid criticism: Do nothing. Say nothing. Be nothing.” says Aristotle. Criticism comes with breaking new ground. Criticism comes with putting yourself out there. But how do you respond when that criticism turns to hatred? Listen to This Blog Post Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here. Sponsored by Advancement […]

5 Ways to Bring Financial Literacy into Any School

Brian Page on episode 295 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Brian Page has ideas to bring financial literacy to every school. Whether you want games, curriculum, or to know what’s next in financial literacy, this is a must-listen podcast for anyone working with financial literacy in their school. On April 26, celebrate PowerofEcon on Twitter with Discovery Education, CME Group, and their Econ Essentials Program. […]

The Best PD for Math Teachers (and How to Use It) #mtbos #iteachmath

David Petro on episode 294 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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David Petro has been using Twitter for his math PD for more than eight years. Learn about the current trends in hashtag learning and the popular techniques for harvesting learning from this social network. On April 26, celebrate PowerofEcon on Twitter with Discovery Education, CME Group, and their Econ Essentials Program. We’ll have free resources […]

Supercharge Student (and Teacher) Financial Literacy With #PowerofEcon Day on April 26

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Managing money can be a challenge for many adults. It’s not always easy for people to keep debt down, pay bills, and manage finances effectively. Consequently, many schools are implementing financial literacy programs. If you haven’t done this yet, or even if your school already has such a program, your teachers and classes will want […]

Bringing Literature to Life in Open Sim

Mary Howard on episode 293 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Mary Howard’s students build and learn in Open Sim, a virtual world like Second Life. From building architectural constructs to understanding the Diary of Anne Frank, literature comes alive in this virtual world. On April 26, celebrate PowerofEcon on Twitter with Discovery Education, CME Group, and their Econ Essentials Program. We’ll have free resources available […]

Open Badges in Elementary School

Amy Cooper on episode 292 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Some elementary classrooms are using self-directed badges for competency acquisition by students. In today’s show, Amy Cooper talks about how this is done, the advantages, and insights on student motivation. On April 26, celebrate PowerofEcon on Twitter with Discovery Education, CME Group, and their Econ Essentials Program. We’ll have free resources available for downloading. To […]

Infographics in Education with Eileen Lennon

Eileen Lennon on episode 291 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

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Infographics are powerful communication tools. Today, infographic pro, Eileen Lennon, shares how she uses infographics, creates them, and why they’re such a powerful tool. On April 26, celebrate PowerofEcon on Twitter with Discovery Education, CME Group, and their Econ Essentials Program. We’ll have free resources available for downloading. To join the celebration, tune into the […]

5 Ways to Bring Computational Thinking and STEM Together

Stephanie Zeiger on episode 290 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

STEM and Computational Thinking go together. Today’s guest is a PhD, Biomedical engineer and STEM Teacher. Stephanie Zeiger helps us see the potential of STEM and computational thinking. Legends of Learning has awesome free science games and activities to celebrate earth day on April 22. coolcatteacher.com/earth Check out their NGSS aligned Science games for grades […]

Legends of Learning: The Game-Based Science Platform for Grades 3-8

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Students love to play games, and they also need real-world examples to help science come alive. With this in mind, Legends of Learning is a fantastic platform full of NGSS aligned science games that does both. Kids in grades 3-8 will love these science games. As shown below, game selection is easy for teachers. Just […]

Understanding ADHD and Helping Kids Succeed

Katherine Firestone on episode 289 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast

Katherine Firestone helps parents and kids with ADHD. Having been diagnosed with ADHD herself, Katherine is uniquely positioned to help us understand what to do to help children with ADHD and their parents. Legends of Learning has awesome free science games and activities to celebrate earth day on April 22. coolcatteacher.com/earth Check out their NGSS […]