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Aaron Daffern
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The next step in student instruction is the emphasis on metacognition. If educators can show children how they control their attitude, commitment, and attention, engagement and achievement will rise. https://buff.ly/2opOjVw #edtech #edchat #engagechat #education #edtalk #motivate
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#ArmMeWith Respect and trust. Why are we trying to solve such a monumental problem with such a simplistic solution? There are many other things teachers need first before they are handed a weapon. https://buff.ly/2GOhNUI #edtech #edchat #engagechat #principal #EdLeadership
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The next step in student instruction is the emphasis on metacognition. If educators can show children how they control their attitude, commitment, and attention, engagement and achievement will rise. https://buff.ly/2GDTGbc #edtech #edchat #engagechat #education #edtalk #motivate
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There are three major components in education - curriculum, assessment, and instruction. Much attention is placed on the first two while ignoring the last. To improve schools, we must improve instruction. https://buff.ly/2ENW1Qu #edtech #edchat #edtalk #engagechat #motivate
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Differentiation is simply responding to the needs of all learners. It doesn't mean 25 individual lesson plans or putting every child on a Chromebook. It can exist within a single, whole-group lesson. https://buff.ly/2ELOkKt #edtech #edchat #edtalk #engagechat #motivate #education
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Boredom, anxiety, anger, and hopelessness all have a real impact on student learning and achievement. When students are experiencing harmful feelings, engagement suffers. Day 30: Negative Emotions Harm Learning https://buff.ly/2EMYHh2 #FridayFeeling #edtech #edchat #edtalk
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For students to think creatively and pursue out-of-the-box solutions, their emotions must be aligned. When in the throes of negative feelings, students lose the ability to innovate. Day 29: Emotions Affect Creativity https://buff.ly/2EJX0Bb #ThursdayThoughts #edtech #edchat
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What should teachers do when students start to cry? While there are many different possible causes for the tears, teachers' reactions play a large part on whether the behavior escalates or dwindles. Day 28: Emotions Matter https://buff.ly/2Cdytqg #WednesdayWisdom #edtech #edchat
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Generating interest is a powerful motivational tool for teachers. It's when students maintain interest, though, that the true educational benefits emerge. Day 27: Sustained Interest - Aaron Daffern https://buff.ly/2FhKx8X #edtech #edchat #edtalk #TuesdayThoughts
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Want your students to be interested in your lessons? Interest requires two types of positive feedback - cognitive and emotional. In other words, does it make sense and is it enjoyable? Day 26: Developing Interest https://buff.ly/2EBVscq #MondayMotivation #edtech #edchat #edtalk
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