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Never Yell and Other Classroom Management Secrets of a Pro [Top Episode]

  • July 12, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterClassroom management is a challenge for many teachers. Stacey Corrigan talks about how she manages her classroom. From transitions to handling disruptions, Stacey talks about the 20+ year classroom journey. She even shares the mistakes she has made and how she tries to help … Continue reading Never Yell and Other Classroom Management Secrets of a Pro [Top Episode]

Neuroscience Research: 5 Ways to Superior Teaching [Top Episode]

  • July 12, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterDr. Jared Cooney Horvath’s book Stop Talking, Start Influencing:12 Insights from Brain Science to Make Your Message Stick is my book of the summer. His neuroscience insights shared in this podcast need deeper exploration and understanding as we design learning. Since John Medina’s book Brain Rules, … Continue reading Neuroscience Research: 5 Ways to Superior Teaching [Top Episode]

5 Way to Maximize Your Summer

  • July 12, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterToday Angela Watson teaches us how to maximize our summer. If you like her ideas, take this quiz to see if her 40-hour workweek program is right for you.<img data-attachment-id="23681" data-permalink="https://www.coolcatteacher.com/5-way-to-maximize-your-summer/530-5-ways-to-maximize-summer-1-2/#main" data-orig-file="https://i2.wp.com/www.coolcatteacher.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/530-5-ways-to-maximize-summer-1-1.png?fit=1920%2C1080&ssl=1" data-orig-size="1920,1080" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="530 5 ways to maximize summer (1)" data-image-description="530 5 ways … Continue reading 5 Way to Maximize Your Summer

5 Authentic Ways to Encourage People Right Now [Best of Season 5]

  • July 9, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Genuine appreciation that is timely and meaningful can go a long way in the classroom, between colleagues, and administrators and their teachers. So why don’t we show more appreciation? It doesn’t have to be hard as Dr. Brad Johnson explains in this simple … Continue reading 5 Authentic Ways to Encourage People Right Now [Best of Season 5]

5 Ways to Step Back from Teacher Burnout

  • July 8, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterTired teachers need strategies to stay refreshed and feel good. Today, we talk about battling burnout. This week we are counting down the top episodes of 2019. Today’s show is 5 Ways to Battle Burnout with Mandy Froehlich and it is the number four … Continue reading 5 Ways to Step Back from Teacher Burnout

A Learner Centered Innovation Model #iste19 #notatiste19

  • June 20, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterKatie Martin, an ISTE 2018 keynote, talks about the importance of putting learners at the center of your innovation model. She starts with the questions we need to ask ourselves and our students and talks about what learner-center innovation looks like. Get inspired and … Continue reading A Learner Centered Innovation Model #iste19 #notatiste19

23 Gsuite Ideas to Excite Your Kids About Learning #iste19 #notatiste19

  • June 17, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

Eric Curts from Ctrl Alt AchieveFrom the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterEric Curts @ericcurts  teaches us twenty-three ways to use Gsuite tools in our classroom. With ideas for Google Docs, Slides, Sheets, and Drawings for all subjects and ages, you’ll want to scroll down and follow the links in our enhanced … Continue reading 23 Gsuite Ideas to Excite Your Kids About Learning #iste19 #notatiste19

5 Ideas to Build Your Personal Brand This Summer

  • June 15, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

We all have a brand – what are we doing about it?From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterMany of you this summer are going to be working on your personal brand. Now, whether you think you have a brand or not, you do. And I know it’s kind of frustrating … Continue reading 5 Ideas to Build Your Personal Brand This Summer

5 Awesome Things for Teachers to Do This Summer

  • June 14, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterSummer is an important time for educators. While some people debate what educators should or shouldn’t do over the summer, ultimately it is YOUR summer and YOUR plans. Here are five things to consider as you plan your summer.Now, there are so many different … Continue reading 5 Awesome Things for Teachers to Do This Summer

Motivating Struggling Learners in Summer School and in Class Everyday

  • June 11, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

Barbara Blackburn on episode 511 of the 10 Minute Teacher PodcastFrom the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterSo many kids struggle, especially in summer school. Popular author, Dr. Barbara Blackburn, gives us some tips to start summer school or any school year in a way to help struggling learners set goals. … Continue reading Motivating Struggling Learners in Summer School and in Class Everyday

5 Easy Brain Breaks for Your Classroom

  • June 7, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

Rob Donatelli on episode 510From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterWant to help students learn and be more refreshed? Students need breaks too. That is why brain breaks are becoming so popular. Teacher Rob Donatelli @DTown_MrD talks about the brain breaks phenomenon. Then, Rob gives teachers five ideas he uses … Continue reading 5 Easy Brain Breaks for Your Classroom

How to Unleash the Potential of Every Child

  • June 6, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

Tom Loud on episode 509From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterTom Loud dropped out of high school because he didn’t connect with his teachers. Somehow, he connected with books though and became a high school and college graduate. Now, Tom is a 10-year classroom veteran who is working to make … Continue reading How to Unleash the Potential of Every Child

How to Create a Summer Writing Notebook

  • June 5, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

Angela Stockman on Episode 508From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterToday Angela Stockman @AngelaStockman challenges teachers and students to create a summer writing notebook with the #flaneur challenge. This is going to be fun! Let’s do this.<img data-attachment-id="23475" data-permalink="https://www.coolcatteacher.com/how-to-create-a-summer-writing-notebook/summer-writing-notebook-508/#main" data-orig-file="https://i0.wp.com/www.coolcatteacher.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/summer-writing-notebook-508.jpg?fit=560%2C315&ssl=1" data-orig-size="560,315" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="summer writing notebook 508" data-image-description="summer writing notebook … Continue reading How to Create a Summer Writing Notebook

Hyperdocs: How To’s and Tips for Teachers

  • June 4, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterLisa Scumpieru, 10th-grade Literature Teacher, gives us a crash course in Hyperdocs. She shares lesson plans, ideas, and tips for getting started quickly without hassle.<img data-attachment-id="23463" data-permalink="https://www.coolcatteacher.com/hyperdocs-how-tos-and-tips-for-teachers/507-lisa-scumpieru-hyperdocs/#main" data-orig-file="https://i0.wp.com/www.coolcatteacher.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/507-lisa-scumpieru-hyperdocs.jpg?fit=1920%2C1080&ssl=1" data-orig-size="1920,1080" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="507 lisa scumpieru hyperdocs" data-image-description="507 lisa scumpieru hyperdocs ” data-medium-file=”https://i0.wp.com/www.coolcatteacher.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/507-lisa-scumpieru-hyperdocs.jpg?fit=300%2C169&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i0.wp.com/www.coolcatteacher.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/507-lisa-scumpieru-hyperdocs.jpg?fit=760%2C428&ssl=1″ class=”alignnone size-large … Continue reading Hyperdocs: How To’s and Tips for Teachers

How I Overcame Adversity

  • May 24, 2019
  • The Ednology Team

episode 500From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterMany people are destroyed by bullying, teasing, and the challenges of youth. Over the years, I’ve often contemplated why my story was so different. Why did I overcome? Why wasn’t I broken beyond repair?Today, we celebrate 500 episodes. And I’ve been asked these … Continue reading How I Overcame Adversity

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