6 Tools for Connected Educators on GettingSmart.com

October is Connected Educators month. If you’re reading this post my guess is you are already a connected educator to some degree because you are, at the very least, someone who is opening the door to the ideas of others. It’s quite possible  you stumbled across this post
on TwitterScoop.It or Pinterest. And it’s likely that you might pass it along to others through the various networks  in your own Professional Learning Community.

6 Tools for Connected Educators

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Unpacking the Common Core: Tech Powered Projects

Earlier today I presented a webinar for Simple K12. I packed a lot of content and resources into the 30 minute presentation so I am publishing the interactive slideshow here. The slideshow has plenty of links to explore. These resources can be viewed at your own pace. 





Note: To view everything on each slide, click the bunny slippers instead of the arrow to advance the slideshow.      Click the X to view full screen.



Good news! There is still time to catch some awesome Common Core webinars today at Simple K12.


Webinar: Marzano’s 6 Steps to Effective Vocabulary Instruction

Monday, April 08, 2013 @ 5:00 PM EDT





Academic vocabulary is one of the greatest predictors of student success across all areas of the curriculum. Dr. Robert Marzano has developed a successful six-step process for teaching vocabulary to improve instruction and boost the academic performance of all students. Join me and Simple K12 as we explore a variety of digital tools, tips, and strategies to support Dr, Marzano’s method of vocabulary development to help students develop transferable word knowledge.