eBook Leading Connected Classrooms: Engaging the Hearts and Souls of Learners, 1st Edition

  • Robert Dillon
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  • ISBN-10: 1483388573
  • ISBN-13: 9781483388571
  • DDC: 371.39
  • 128 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released August 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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When creative use of technology meets outstanding teaching, incredible learning happens. This insightful guide is for all educators ready to move into a new commitment to true learning. Principal and respected digital educator Robert Dillon shows readers how to: use student engagement to promote authentic, thoughtful learning; learn how 16 innovative connected educators provided incredible learning opportunities for their students; implement new technology resources and strategies for all classrooms and grade levels; and help students build critical thinking skills and gain confidence in their unique voices.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Preface Connection: The Heart and Soul of Teaching and Learning.
About the Author.
1: Sharing and Collaboration: The Engine for the Connected Classroom.
2: Respecting the Power of Student Choice.
3: A Passion for Learning.
4: Knowing the Core of Your Learning.
5: Learning That I Never Expected.
6: From the Mouths of Babes.
7: Everyone Listens to a Kid.
8: Student Voice Breeds Opportunities to Change the World.
9: The Final Resting Place for Student Work.
10: Engaging Your Community as Listening Partners.
11: The World as the Playground for Learning.
12: Authentic Audience Grows Innovative Learners.
13: When Communities See Students as Assets.
14: Schools as Idea Incubators.
15: Service Learning: A Catalyst for Community Change.
16: Connecting the Pieces.
17: Educational Leaders as the Catalysts of Change.