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Friday, December 18, 2020

A VERY BUSY DAY Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... The latest news and resources in education since 2007

 Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... | The latest news and resources in education since 2007


Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day...

The latest news and resources in education since 2007

Big Education Ape: THIS WEEK IN EDUCATION Larry Ferlazzo's Websites of the Day... The latest news and resources in education since 2007 -
“Twelve Ways to Make Math More Culturally Responsive”
Twelve Ways to Make Math More Culturally Responsive is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column. Four educators share ideas for using culturally responsive teaching in math class, including by helping students make community connections. Here are some excerpts:
Great Free Professional Development For ELL Teachers Is Now Available – The Electronic Village Online
geralt / Pixabay Every year about this time, I publish a post advertising the best free professional development for teachers of English Language Learners — The Electronic Village Online : For five weeks in January and February, TESOL experts and participants from around the world engage in collaborative online discussions or hands-on virtual workshops of professional and scholarly benefit. These
Friday’s Must-Read Articles & Must-Watch Videos On School Reopenings
OpenClipart-Vectors / Pixabay Here are new additions to THE BEST POSTS PREDICTING WHAT SCHOOLS WILL LOOK LIKE IN THE FALL : When Will It Be Like 2019 Again? is from The NY Times. One-third of Chicago students opt for in-person learning, but students are disproportionately white is from Chalkbeat. Staggered return for England’s secondary schools next term is from The BBC. Evidence of learning loss
The Best Collections Of Infographics, Charts & Maps – 2020
I’ll obviously be adding many more resources to this list next week when a lot more collections are posted around the web, but figured I’d get a head start today. You can see all previous annual editions of this list, along with many other infographic-related resources, here . I’m adding list list to ALL END-OF-YEAR “BEST” LISTS FOR 2020 IN ONE . Here they are: The Year in Review: 2020 in 20 Visu
A Look Back: Leading With Inquiry, Not Judgment
I thought that new – and veteran – readers might find it interesting if I began sharing my best posts from over the years. You can see the entire collection here . This post originally appeared in 2018. mohamed_hassan / Pixabay Earlier this summer, I was asked to share advice to the over two hundred students entering the Sacramento State University teacher credentialing program. I shared one thin
All The “Best” Lists Posted Here In 2020
Here’s another end-of-year “Best” list that I’ll be adding this list to I’m adding this post to ALL END-OF-YEAR “BEST” LISTS FOR 2020 IN ONE PLACE! You might also be interested in THREE ACCESSIBLE WAYS TO SEARCH FOR & FIND MY “BEST” LISTS. Here are all the “Best” lists I’ve published this year (so far): THE BEST RESOURCES TO HELP EDUCATORS TEACH ELL NEWCOMERS THE BEST TOOLS THAT SHOW “PARALLEL TE
Biden Wants Most Schools To Reopen By May 1st – Here’s Why I Think That Would Be Great Timing IF It Can Be Done Safely
Biden says schools should reopen within first 100 days in call with governors is the headline of an Associated Press story today. If teachers got vaccinated, and school districts got their act together to ensure safe conditions for staff and students, I think this would be great timing. Here’s an excerpt from one of my Edutopia articles, Finishing The School Year Strong (which was reprinted from
Depressing Statistics Of The Day: Many Of Our Students’ Families Are In Economic Trouble
Just as I was reading The Washington Post article headlined Nearly 8 million Americans have fallen into poverty since the summer , this next report came out: BREAKING: 1.4 million Americans filed *new* unemployment claims last week — the highest level in weeks. Rising layoffs are an alarm bell that Congress needs to pass more stimulus. Overall, 20.6 million Americans are on unemployment aid as we
The Wright Brothers Made Their First Flight On This Day 117 Years Ago – Here Are Teaching & Learning Resources
WikiImages / Pixabay This is the anniversary of the Wright Brother’s first flight. You might be interested in The Best Resources For Learning About Flight . On this day 117 years ago: the Wright Brothers made the first sustained, powered flight in the Wright Flyer. #WrightBrothersDay #AviationHistory — The FAA (@FAANews) December 17, 2020
I Think This Quote Describes The Essence Of Effective Community Organizing AND Effective Teaching
Nsé Ufot, the CEO of The New Georgia Project, was interviewed by CBS News yesterday, and the entire interview is embedded below. She begins the interview with a description of the essence of effective community organizing (having had a nineteen-year career as an organizer prior to becoming a 
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