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Tag - Creativity and Imagination

Wanda Terral's sketchnoted face on a piece of paper

TLC Ninja: Wanda Terral Says You Can...

Wanda Terral wants you to know that you don’t need to be an artist to dive into this note-taking method that combines images and text to increase understanding and retention. Find Wanda online on Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest as well...

TLC Ninja Coffee Bean Featuring Jeanelle...

Earlier this month CUE held its second BOLD Symposium. One strand focused on BOLD Classrooms (classroom makeovers). In Episode 3 of TLC Ninja, Jeanelle Golden talks with us about how she created flexible seating in her classroom. She took her...

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Make a Splash with Unsplash

Images are an important part of any multimedia work, and it is key that students understand that not every image is free for the taking. Teaching kids to be ethical digital citizens means we need to help them find and cite legally usable media...

2081

As I was creating and titling a document for blog ideas, in preparation for writing this post, I typed April Blog 2081, and thought . . . 2081! . . .oops! . . . wow, I wonder . . . what will CUE be like in 2081? I’m sure there will be some...

#DitchThatFear

  As an educator, I believe that every lesson should come alive and connect with students on a personal level. I also believe that all teachers should have a drive in connecting with their students. “It is up to teachers to ignite a...

Three Ways to Start Innovating in Your...

When today’s students grow up, many of them will be doing jobs that don’t exist yet. How do we prepare them for the unknown? By changing the way we teach to help them become independent, flexible thinkers. Below are three ways you can start...

Simple and Significant Changes

In 2018, we are no longer bound to brick and mortar schools, desks in rows, textbooks, or traditions of yesteryear. Instead, we have a unique opportunity to change teaching and learning. So often I’m asked what this looks like. And I generally...

“Up, Up, Up and Away” —...

I am a middle school educator at Gratton School in the heart of California’s Central Valley. Gratton is a rural K-8 school and the only school in Gratton School District. Our motto says that we are “a small school making a big difference,” and...