#TeachersLeading

Today in Las Vegas … the 2018 National Teacher Leadership Conference: Teaching Tomorrow’s Leaders, hosted by the National Network of State Teachers of the Year (NNSTOY) and Voya. Hashtag: #TeachersLeading Key Links http://www.nnstoy.org/2018-national-teacher-leadership-conference-teaching-tomorrows-leaders Questions Are there live and recorded videos? Are any of the presentations available online? What are the local community connections? National Network …

Teachers’ Day

Photo: Big tree Translating: Teachers’ Day Spanish: Día del Maestro May 15 Mexico October 5 World Teachers Day History of May 15 Mexico’s first Teachers’ Day was celebrated on May 15, 1918. There are 2 possible reasons for the choice of this date. Firstly, it is the date when the Mexican army, which supported President …

Teachers

Photo Teacher = a person who teaches, especially in a school Headlines https://hbr.org/2018/06/when-did-the-u-s-stop-seeing-teachers-as-professionals http://www.latimes.com/nation/nationnow/la-na-arizona-teachers-20180503-story.html Planeta.com Teachers’ Day Education

Native Innovation Conference #nii2017

Photo: Native Innovation 2015 June 22-23 Native Innovation hosted its 5th annual technology event for educators at the Twin Arrows Navajo Casino Resort outside of the Flagstaff, Arizona. Planeta.com used the social web to connect teachers around the world and make the technology – devices, apps and platforms – make sense. Key Links http://nativeinnovation.com/2017-educational-technology-conference Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1251129311620114 Twitter: https://twitter.com/NativeInnovate Wiki: http://planeta.wikispaces.com/nativeinnovation …

Open: Philosophy and Practices Revolutionizing Education and Science

Recommended Reading for Open Education Week 2017: Open: Philosophy and Practices Revolutionizing Education and Science (Ubiquity Press, 2017) Twitter Shoutout: @thatpsychprof  @biswasdiener @ubiquitypress @cgreen Excerpts Governments and other funding entities that wish to maximize the impacts of their education investments are moving toward open education licensing policies. National, provincial/state governments, and education systems all play a critical role in setting …