Fake News: Teaching Kids the Difference Between Bias and Truth

Rachael George with Erik Palmer


The need to help students do high-quality research begins with teaching students how to distinguish between fake news, bias, truth and credible sources.

Follow:   @erik_palmer  @runnin26  @ASCD @bamradionetwork



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Unpacking Lesson Imaging in Math and Science

Chaunte Garrett with Michelle Stephan 


Join us as we discuss inquiry, lesson imaging, and how these models are used in teaching math and science.

Follow:   @drncgarrett  @mstephan2005  @ASCD @bamradionetwork



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Finding Time to Do More of What Matters in Your Classroom

Olympia Williams with  Jenny Edwards, PhD


Many educators are in a never-ending battle with time.  Join us as we talk about how to find the time to do what matters most for your students. 

Follow:   @olympiawilliams  @jedwards814  @ASCD @bamradionetwork



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How Great School Leaders Manage Resistance to Change

Mike Janatovich with Bryan Goodwin


Join us as we discuss practical ways school leaders can better manage individual resistance to change. 

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Where Do Educators Fit In the Battle for Educational Equity?

 Alan M. Blankstein, Robert Pennington


Every educator has a role to play in creating educational equity.  What specifically can educators do? 

Follow:   @robpennington9 @ASCD @bamradionetwork



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How Safe and Supportive Is Your School Climate?

Rachael George, Peter DeWitt


Creating a school climate that supports all children from all backgrounds and orientations requires intentionality. Where should school leaders begin? 

Follow:   @PeterMDeWitt   @runnin26  @ASCD @bamradionetwork



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EDWORDS: Latest Professional Development Blog Posts

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    Professional development has changed drastically, for the better, since I began my career. Long gone are the days of “sit and get, one size fits all ...

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    by Cathy Beck @cathypetreebeck
    Thursday, 03 November 2016
  • My Teaching "Top 5"-- What Are Yours?

    Earlier this year I connected with other educators who like to blog. We came together over #sunchat, a Twitter-based Sunday morning chat. We called ...

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    by Gillian Judson @perfinker
    Monday, 17 October 2016
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    EVERYONE Is Writing a Book, or EVERYONE Has a Voice?

    Over the past few years the rate at which educational books are being written (mostly by connected educators), has increased rapidly. Thanks to such ...

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    by Ross Cooper | @RossCoops31
    Monday, 03 October 2016
  • This is the Year You Become a Connected Educator. Here's How.

    Does your doctor use leeches? Does your dentist use doorknobs and string? Of course not. If we want medical professionals using contemporary practic ...

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    by Tom Mullaney @TomEMullaney
    Thursday, 01 September 2016
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    An Educator's Social Media Guide

    There’s a lot of talk these days about how worthwhile it is to be a connected educator. I’m one of those people doing that talking. I’m trying me be ...

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    by Aaron Hogan @aaron_hogan
    Tuesday, 30 August 2016
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    Not Born To Teach

    The romantic notion has always been there, and plenty of teachers feed into it-- some people are just born teachers. But the belief in born teacher ...

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    by Peter Greene @palan57
    Wednesday, 24 August 2016
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    Contemplation Music Writing for Educators

    For the new school year, why not try a little “day music” to get educators acquainted with themselves, colleagues, and students in a professional de ...

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    by Jeffrey Pflaum @jeffrey_pflaum
    Monday, 15 August 2016
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