Communication

Educators Need to Find More Respectful Ways to Disagree – Education Article

A MiddleWeb Blog Getting Beyond the Education Echo Chambers I don’t have a TV. I haven’t had one for close to twenty years. This political season I was happier than ever to not have one. The rancor in politics repulses me. I’m not going to hide my own politics – I’m a die-hard liberal, and I truly think there is more mud slung toward my side than from it. But, either way, I just don’t want to hear it, read…

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New Message Manual to Improve and Create Consistent Communications in Education – Education Article

It can be challenging to know the “right words” to use when discussing education these days. Even if you think you know just what you want to say, how you say it can make all the difference. Think about the last message you sent: a mission statement, an email to teachers or parents, a press release, a social media post… How would your words in that message need to change to reach a different stakeholder audience? To help with this…

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If we don’t engage online, we cede mindshare to others who will | @mcleod – Education Article

[Every week a ‘Monday Morning Message (MMM)’ email goes out to all doctoral students from a faculty or staff member in the CU Denver School of Education and Human Development. Here’s my second one, which came out today.] [Please join Dr. Heather Johnson and me for one or both of our two Spring 2019 social media workshops for SEHD faculty and students!] In my previous MMM, I noted the power of having an active and visible online presence as part of…

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18 Challenges for Teachers Online Course – FREE for Subscribers! – Education Article

The 18 Challenges for Teachers ONLINE COURSE! Now FREE for Subscribers ($60 value) That’s right! Subscribe to Shake Up Learning emails and you can get this online course for FREE! (details and form below) What’s This Course About? The 18 Challenges Course is the companion course to the FREE 18 Challenges ebook announced earlier this year. The 18 Challenges Course is NOT about the tool! This course is about transforming learning in your classroom and trying new things! There is something…

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