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Blended Learning

Resources from NHCS Technology

Jennie Timpken and Jennifer Lagarde of NHCS Technology created a Tackk.com Webpage for Laney H.S. with resources on 'Blended Learning'. Click here for 'Blended Learning'.

Two books that were recommended (we have two each in the Media Center):

How do I teach creative teaching when a test is coming?

posted Mar 23, 2017, 8:28 AM by Jeffrey Jones

Matt Miller of DitchThatTextbook.com wrote:

" a 10th grade English teacher with the same concern I’ve heard many express: How do I use engaging, creative teaching techniques when there’s a test to prepare for? She was looking for examples she could share with her department."

Matt discusses the dilemna and shares ideas in his post, "How do you ditch “safe teaching” when prepping for THE test?

ACTIVELY Engaging Students in Learning

posted Oct 17, 2016, 12:08 PM by Jeffrey Jones   [ updated Oct 17, 2016, 12:08 PM ]

Social Emotional Learning (SEL)

posted Sep 23, 2016, 8:21 AM by Jeffrey Jones   [ updated Sep 23, 2016, 8:26 AM ]

"Social-emotional learning (SEL) skills make us better people at home, at school, in our communities, and in the workplace. According to theCollaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL), these skills (as well as the knowledge and attitudes that propel them) include how to "understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions."
"We All Teach SEL, (is) an 11-part blog series offering quick, practical tips and tools for integrating SEL into any classroom -- no matter the subject or grade. Explore the topics below to find actionable activities and resources that build on tools you might already be using and content you're already teaching.
Stay tuned -- we'll be launching these pages through the end of January 2017. Coming next: Integrity (10/3/16)"

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