Teague's Tech Treks

Learning Technology and other Tech Observations by Dr. Helen Teague

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ November 23

“The best teachers tell you where to look, but not what to see”
– Prof Annemaree Carroll

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ November 16

“There is nothing so practical as a good theory” Kurt Lewin (Lewin, 1951, p. 169).

 

 

 

 

 

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Source:
Kuhn, M. H. (1951). LEWIN, KURT. Field Theory of Social Science: Selected Theoretical Papers. (Edited by Dorwin Cartwright.) Pp. xx, 346. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1951. The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science276(1), 146–147. https://doi.org/10.1177/000271625127600135

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ October 19

“Play is not a break from learning. It is endless, delightful, deep, engaging, practical learning. It’s the doorway into the child’s heart!” ~ Vince Gowmon

 

Playing Teacher from the Library of Congress

1890, “Playing Teacher” from the Library of Congress. No restrictions on copyright

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ July 27, 2018

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”

~Winston Churchill

 

As we prepare for the start of the school year, perhaps this quote would be good to include.

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote – June 1

“We can draw lessons from the past, but we cannot live in it.” ~Lyndon B. Johnson

 

 

 

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ May 11

The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
–C.S. Lewis

Amelia Teaching

photo by Helen Teague

 

 

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ April 20

“At the end of your life, you will never regret not having passed one more test, winning one more verdict or not closing one more deal,” she said…You will regret time not spent with a husband, a child, a friend or a parent.” ~Barbara Bush, 1925 – April 17, 2018

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ April 6

“We also know that increasing vocabulary knowledge has a direct impact on comprehension and plays a role in overall school success.” ~Robert Marzano, Marzano’s  Six-Step Vocabulary Process, Marzano’s Top 10 Characteristics of Effective Vocabulary Instruction  

This week’s quote is courtesy of Paula, in PBS TeacherLine’s course, An Introduction to Underlying Principles and Research for Effective Literacy Instruction

Vocabulary Word cloud

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ March 31

 “Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.”       ~John Locke

bookAndMug

#NationalReadingMonth

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ March 23

“Children may remain confused about learning to read unless they develop fundamental concepts of print.”
~Concepts of Print, Letter Naming, and Phonemic Awareness 

 

National Book Festival Teague

 

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