Why the World’s Best Mathematicians Are Hoarding Chalk

(upbeat music) – The legend around this chalk is that it’s impossible to write a false theorem. – I assume the special ingredient was angel tears. – Mathematicians from all of the top schools very frequently use it. – It’s a cult favorite. – As soon as I use it I was a convert. –…

Investing in Professional Development for Technology and Inquiry-Based Learning

>>Tonya: I grew up here at Hartville. I moved here in third grade and I graduated here.>>We are kind of your traditional small town. We’ve got our square with the courthouse on it. We’ve got old buildings that have been around since the Civil War era.>>When I first came in the classroom I was one…

Module 2: Professional Learning Communities (PLC’s) meet Microsoft Teams

Our school has a great topic for a book study this school year to help us in meeting our student achievement targets. What we need now is a way to keep everyone organized and learning collaboratively. We’re going to see how Teams can help drive the success of our professional learning community. We log into…

Singapore’s 21st-Century Teaching Strategies (Education Everywhere Series)

>>Adrian: I think it is important to make school fun. And when school is fun, you don’t get kids waking up in the morning and saying, “Do I have to come to school again?” So we embrace technology, because it helps us make learning more engaging. I believe that when kids are engaged, when kids…

Oracy in the Classroom: Strategies for Effective Talk

>>Teacher: Put your hand up if someone in your family comes from somewhere else in the world and has come to live in London. Could you turn to the person next to you and have a discussion about this talking point?>>Student: I think Stratford is a better place to live because they’re not against anyone…

Main Idea | Summarising | Reading Strategies

Working out the main idea of a text is an important skill because it helps us to better understand what we are reading. When determining the main idea, ask yourself, ‘What is the main point the author wants me to know?’. Let’s look at some strategies that can help us determine the main idea. Use…

Using Video for Professional Development

– Because of professional development at Kettle Moraine, teachers have the skills and the tools that they need to really meet the needs of all of our students. Everyone is working towards creating a culture of growth, and taking risks to interact and engage with their class as a whole. At Kettle Moraine, we have…

Leadership and Management | Part 1 of 4: Levels and Types of Management

The question is, how do managers differ? We’ve identified that they differ through levels, different types, functions and skills. Today I’d like to talk to you about how we differ at varying levels and types of management at those levels. When we think of different levels of management within organizations, I want you to think…

Digital File Organization for Teachers | EDTech Made Easy – ORGANIZING YOUR GOOGLE DRIVE

welcome back to another episode and buy another episode I really mean the second episode of EdTech made easy where I get tutorials on different educational technology tools and I give tips and tricks for implementing them in your own classroom for those of you that don't know me my name is Michelle Perret I'm…