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Mark Barnes
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Talking Hack Learning with Larry Jacobs on Education Talk Radio. Jacobs says Hack Learning might be the next big #education trend   http://buff.ly/1G8GiHA 
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How are master teachers defined? What is needed in the school environment to successfully craft the art of mastery?
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Something about an ongoing connection with and willingness to learn from other educators.
A true master is always learning
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So popular: 4 Amazingly Easy Steps to Engage Learners: Infographic http://buff.ly/19vFa4Y
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A recent article about homework generated lively debate on my blog, Facebook and Twitter. These discussions led to this new post, which I'm hoping will help teachers and parents embrace a new philosophy: Homework without Homework.  http://buff.ly/1EKN99C
Using the philosophy of the legendary Bruce Lee, you can assign homework without assigning homework. These 5 strategies make it possible.
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Thank you, supporters. You are helping us make school easier. http://buff.ly/1BggszP 
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Time's running out on our fundraiser. Please help #HackLearning revolutionize #education. We've got huge plans--books in both eBook and paperback formats quarterly and tons of helpful content on our amazing, free app, which launches soon. Thanks for your support. http://buff.ly/1H0GQOv
Education books, videos, and other content in a variety of formats, solving big problems immediately | Crowdfunding is a democratic way to support the fundraising needs of your community. Make a contribution today!
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Are you using anything like this? Ten Reflective Questions to Ask at the End of Class http://buff.ly/1NbUe76
Use these ten reflective questions at the end of class to help learners deepen their understandings of themselves and their work.
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So the Hack Learning Series picked up its first Partner today. We need four more and other supporters too. https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/hack-learning-series-education-just-got-better/x/9788418
These books solve everyday problems now, because you don't need data, philosophy, or a 5-year plan. | Crowdfunding is a democratic way to support the fundraising needs of your community. Make a contribution today!
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We plan to give all education shareholders something that doesn't exist. Would you like to help? https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/hack-learning-series-books-that-solve-problems/x/9788418
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This is turning into one of our top blog posts ever. Please share your thoughts http://buff.ly/1wDgMZp
Test drive these twenty tried and true strategies to check for understanding in the classroom. Which ones will serve your students best?
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There's a lot of great ideas here to help collect data for complex learning targets.
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International education consultant, writer, keynote speaker
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writing, public speaking, inspiring change
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  • Corwin Press
    Author/presenter, 2013 - present
    Author of three education books and international presenter.
  • Brilliant or Insane
    publisher, 2013 - present
    Education blog.
  • ASCD
    Author/presenter, 2013 - present
    Direct workshops on student-centered, 21st-century learning.
  • Lake Erie College
    adjunct professor, 2008 - present
    Develop and teach online courses for teachers on web-based instruction and social media integration.
  • Mark Barnes/The Paperless Classroom
    teacher, college instructor, edtech consultant, 2006 - present
    I speak to educators worldwide about transforming their classrooms from traditional to student-centered, Results Only Learning Environments. I publish the education and pop culture blog, www.brilliant-insane.com
  • South Euclid-Lyndhurst Schools
    teacher, 1994 - 2013
    Taught English language arts to students in grades 7, 8 and 10.
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Education author-speaker, Brilliant or Insane publisher, follow @markbarnes19
Introduction
Author of the critically-acclaimed Role Reversal and The 5-Minute Teacher  (ASCD 2013), Teaching the iStudent (Corwin, 2014) and the forthcoming Assessment 3.0: Throw Out Your Grade Book and Inspire Learning and 5 Skills for the Global Learner (Corwin, 2015). TEDx presenter: How Four Simple Words Can Solve Education's Biggest Problem

Publisher of the popular education blog, Brilliant or InsanePlease visit www.markbarnes19.com to learn more.
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My book, ROLE Reversal, was named a 2013 Best Professional Book. Brilliant or Insane has a still-growing audience of more than 50,000 loyal readers.
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  • Hiram College
    1984 - 1987
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The Art of Mastery: 9 Skills Master Teachers Possess - Brilliant or Insane
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CLICK HERE to support Hack Learning Series: Books that Solve Problems
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Your problem's solution may be so simple that you can't see it. Hack Learning books show it to you. | Crowdfunding is a democratic way to su

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The problem with curriculum mapping is that designers often focus on the destination rather than attending to the journey. Here's how to map

The Dishonor of the With Honors System - Brilliant or Insane
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Students with high grade point averages are labeled, and they graduate "with honors." This post illustrates the problem with the "with honor

Common Core in Education - Brilliant or Insane
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Want some ammo for your fight against proponents of the Common Core in education? We've got just what you need.

The Power of Daily Student Goals - Brilliant or Insane
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Daily student goals help engage students in learning and make them accountable without the threat of a bad grade.

I Could Have Been a Great Teacher - Brilliant or Insane
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Teachers are considered successful if their students score well on standardized tests.

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Photos uncover evidence that quantitative data do not reveal. Learn how to take 5 kinds of photos that reveal more than numbers.

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5 Shocking Things Your Students Will do in 2015 - Brilliant or Insane
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Some people believe education is stagnant, but it isn't. If you don't believe this look what shocking things students will do to change educ

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Traditional teachers need to consider modern practices to engage all learners.

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Kids love technology so why not give your students 5 techy pastimes they'll love that will also enhance their scientific knowledge.

50 Presents for Teachers - Brilliant or Insane
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Teachers have needs too. Here's 50 presents for teachers, good for any holiday or event.

Work with Mark Barnes - Brilliant or Insane
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Bring internationally-recognized education author, keynote speaker, workshop presenter and teacher-coach Mark Barnes to your school or confe

I'm Thankful for Teachers Who Stand Up - Brilliant or Insane
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This Thanksgiving I'm thankful for teachers who stand up against the status quo, because they make kids' lives better.

Why Teachers Need a Shot of Uncomfortable - Brilliant or Insane
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Education author/speaker Mark Barnes presents 5 shots that make teachers uncomfortable.

3 Gigantic Problems that School Principals Can Fix Today - Brilliant or ...
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Most of the stumbling blocks teachers face can be fixed by school principals, and guess what? The solutions are shockingly simple.

Attitude of Gratitude #24: My Dream? Do Away with Grades!
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Participating in TeachThought's blogging challenges introduced me to a host of bloggers and education websites. Educators from all over the

The Myth of Close Reading: Infographic - Brilliant or Insane
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Authors of the Common Core love the phrase close reading. We use this infographic to demonstrate why close reading is a myth.