December 2nd – 9th Reads and Tweets

  1. Here are some interesting reads from the past week…
  2. … and here are some tweets that caught my eye this week. Enjoy!
  3. DCKyriacou
    “Kids need to know you care before they care what you know.” #njed #edchat #spedchat
  4. ToddWhitaker
    Don’t be so busy looking for problems that you forget to notice the improvement. #Leadership
  5. cybraryman1
    We (teachers/admin/coaches/students/parents) should adopt the need to be constant learners as there is so much new we can explore #educoach
  6. swpax
    What if everyone could just ID their fears, put them right out on the table per se, and then get on with whatever work needs to be done?
  7. Quote_Soup
    There is a difference between knowing the path & walking the path. -Morpheus
  8. kekulicafe
    Encourage the best in people. When someone is on top of their game, support them, let them know it.
  9. ChrisWejr
    RT @RWielgoz: “Most of learning is about talking, most of teaching is about listening” #sd73kohn
  10. pasi_sahlberg
    The key to high quality teaching is to retain teachers in their schools. Remember that it takes 10k hours of practice to get to the top!
  11. tom_peters
    Drop “but” from vocab. Replace with “and.” (But = “Here’s problem with what you said.” “And” = “Brilliant, let me take it a step further.”)

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