Teague's Tech Treks

Learning Technology and other Tech Observations by Dr. Helen Teague

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ May 4

“With all of technology and software programs available, as an educator, it is important to emphasize the importance of proper ways to cite resources.” ~Maureen, teacher enrolled in PBS TeacherLine’s course, Connecting with Primary Sources from the Library of Congress

 

 

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ April 26

 “I think that when we choose our sources, and formulate our questions, we need to pay real attention. For we are beginning the process of making our history.” ~Brent, teacher enrolled in PBS TeacherLine’s course, Connecting with Primary Sources from the Library of Congress

 

 

 

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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

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#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 

 

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#NationalReadingMonth

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote March 16 2018

Looking back to a quote from awhile ago…50 years! It is called “Make Them Read

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ March 9 2018

 We must remain mindful of the powerful influence teachers have.
(Bond & Dykstra,1967/1997)

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References

Bond, G. L., & Dykstra, R. (1967). The cooperative research program in first-grade reading instruction. Reading research Quarterly, 5-142.

Bond, G. L, & Dykstra, R. (1997). The cooperative research program in first-grade reading instruction. Reading Research Quarterly, 32, (4), p. 348-427.

 

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote~ February 23

“Action is the real measure of intelligence.” ~Napolean Hill

 

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Weekend Ed. Quote ~ February 9

I could feel feel the energy and excitement rising in the room whenever participants could see a short road between a late afternoon workshop an a concrete and positive change that they could make in their classes the next morning
James Lang in his book, Small Teaching 

Photo taken by Helen Teague

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Read a sample from Small Teaching from Google Books, by clicking here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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