Sunday, May 24, 2009

The 5 Minutes University

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Sunday, May 10, 2009

21st century pedagogy

Need to develop a new pedagogical dna for schooling in todays world in order to break from the past

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Wednesday, November 5, 2008

20th Century & 21st Century Teachers

Teachers Today


Sunday, November 18, 2007

How To Maintain Classroom Discipline 1947

How To Maintain Classroom Discipline - Good And Bad Methods ... 1947 film

Maintaining Classroom Discipline (1947). Good and bad methods of disciplining inappropriate classsroom behavior. This was a very well made instructional movie for teachers. While there are new & different problems in the modern schools, the basic ideas of this film still holds. The opening messages are exactly what the best research on classroom behaviour tells us ...

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Thursday, October 18, 2007

A Vision of Students Today

Video summarizing some of the most important characteristics of students today - how they learn, what they need to learn, their goals, hopes, dreams, what their lives will be like, and what kinds of changes they will experience in their lifetime. Created by Michael Wesch in collaboration with 200 students at Kansas State University.
Original at YouTube


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Friday, August 31, 2007

Progressive Education in the 1940s

Original Video at YouTube
This video presents a positive view of progressive education although it begins with a parent complaining that children are not learning the fundamentals. Various educators are seen including famed John Dewey. One skeptic asserts that ideas similar to progressive education caused a collapse of the ancient Greek civilization. Current debates about educational techniques in many respects seem similar to what was occurring in the 1940s.

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Thursday, August 2, 2007

What do Teachers Make?

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Monday, May 7, 2007

Teachers and Teaching in the News

Teachers and Teaching in the News from the Blinkx Video Search Engine
Click on any of the individual images above or if you want the latest stories then click on this link ...

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Be A Super Teacher

Describes the proper relationship with teacher-student to become a "Super Teacher"

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Saturday, May 5, 2007

Public TV (UK)
Public TV (UK) was started in 2007
It allows UK public sector organisations to broadcast videos on the website; and it points users to interesting video resources that exist on other public sector websites.
An excellent source of government videos ... click on the image to go to the website to view the videos.

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Thursday, April 19, 2007

Teaching Online: Best Practices (PowerPoint)

Teaching Online: Best Practices
This is the presentation that was used for the Teaching Online: Best Practices training given at Clark County School District's Virtual High School in Las Vegas Nevada, USA

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Tuesday, April 17, 2007

Learner-centered teaching with technology

Can you teach music over the Internet? How? Can you teach with Youtube? Nirvana? Piczo? Audacity? Billboard? Newsfeeds? Can you teach in a way that is engaging for the learner? What does it mean to be a learner-centered teacher of music in a technology-mediated context? I created this video to answer this question

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Sunday, April 15, 2007

Jumpstyle teacher

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Teacher (Japan)

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Teaching Teaching Understanding Understanding

"Teaching Teaching & Understanding Understanding"
9-minute award-winning short-film about teaching at University:

Featuring an Epilogue by Prof. John Biggs.
Available on DVD with subtitles in seven languages.

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First Year Teaching Documentary

"First Year" is a real-life documentary that follows the ups and downs of new teacher Jennifer McNickle through her first year of teaching at Arbor Creek Elementary School.

This 68-minute program offers insight into a variety of factors that affect the professional and personal life of a person breaking into the field of education.

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Substitute Teaching

Substitute Teaching ... is it for you?

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3 Types of Teachers (PowerPoint)

Technology and the 3 Types of Teachers

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Teachers and Teaching (Videos/PPoints)

This Blog is part of the "Shambles Forest of Theme Blogs"
This page showcases many of the online multimedia videos and powerpoints related to teachers and teaching .. a general perspective.

There are many areas on the Shambles website that lists lots of free resources to help with this topic ....

This page is part of the Shambles "Forest of Theme Blogs" pages that provide videos and other multimedia resources to support a variety of topics.
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