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  • Guest Blog: Empowering teachers to become better communicators - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/12/guest-blog-empowering-teachers-to-become-better-communicators.aspx

    As I begin my 29 th year in an elementary classroom I think about what I want to accomplish this year with my students. What big overall idea am I going to stress throughout the year? How can I get my students on board? Sure I will teach all the skills mandated by my rural Iowa school district, but how...
  • Insider Tips: What’s the best way to tell the world what your school needs? - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/08/insider-tips-what-s-the-best-way-to-tell-the-world-what-your-school-needs.aspx

    Your entry is comprised of three parts: an essay; 3 to 5 pictures, and an optional video. Here are some tips to get you thinking about how you would like to tell your story: Tip #1: "Our School Needs": The Story Everyone loves a good story. So, what's your school's story? How can you help people...
  • Insider Tips: Getting Started - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/06/insider-tips-getting-started.aspx

    What does your school need the most? It's a simple question, but for many schools, the answer can be hard. Lack of funding has impacted resources across the board: classrooms, teachers, equipment, textbooks, etc. The list goes on and "need" is a big word for many. So today, I'm going to help you get...
  • Insider Tips: How to make a great video - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/15/insider-tips-how-to-make-a-great-video.aspx

    If you've already decided on what to ask for in the Our School Needs contest, and how to ask for it , and decided to submit a video, and stitched your name on the back of your director's chair (let's call that Tip #1) - this post's for you. Creating a video is a smart choice. It lets...
  • Video: Josh Groban on Our School Needs - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/19/video-josh-groban-on-our-school-needs.aspx

    Singer Josh Groban swung by Marie Curie Middle School in Queens, NY with brand new instruments from Bing to kickoff the Our School Needs Project. Here's a quick video from the visit. And don't forget; there's only 4 days left to submit an Our School Needs entry!
  • Meet Teacher Sally High - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/01/meet-teacher-sally-high.aspx

    The new school year has begun. For the sixth consecutive year, my small rural junior high school has earned high achievement and high growth ratings in Colorado’s standardized assessments. Interestingly, this welcome news isn’t dominating the collaborative conversations among my fellow faculty...
  • Guest Blog: Making the Case for Parent/Teacher Conferences - Blog Post

    http://www.bing.com/blogs/site_blogs/b/education/archive/2010/10/08/guest-blog-making-the-case-for-parent-teacher-conferences.aspx

    Our first Parent / Teacher Conferences are next week. In my school district, teachers try to contact as many parents as we can to make appointments. We email, we send notes home with students, and we call. We stay at school until 8 pm a couple of nights to accommodate parents' work schedules. We provide...