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Time for Change: Why and How We Implemented Standards-Based Grading

Traditional grading scales based on points and percentages are cheating our students out of having a meaningful learning experiences. It's time we adopted a more standards-based grading focus. Here's how ...

Jack Ballard
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5 Important Considerations for Anyone Teaching Abroad

After more than 30 years of teaching experience—and after teaching students in one of the most violent cities in Latin America—I have learned many concepts that are key to teaching abroad successfully. Here are five of the most important.

Alejandro Castañeda
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Accessibility and End of Year Reflections: May's Double Feature #SchoologyChat Recap

See the highlights of May's #SchoologyChat led this month by Tara Amsterdam and Rachel Murat. They split this session into two topics—accessibility and end of year reflections.

Cory Klinge
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Online Communities: Watering Holes on the Web

Let's talk about the importance of online communities and put them to the test by using our online community to learn about online communities. How meta of us!

Robert Schuetz
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A Higher Caliber of Learning | What Happens When Students Host Their Own TEDx-Style Event

Using Schoology, Lamar Schrader's students explore their passions, develop and research a topic, and present their very own TED-style Talks at a licensed, student-organized TEDx event near Austin, TX.

Emily Davidson Nemoy
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Educator Spotlight: Cathie Gillner's Mission to Build a Worldwide Learning Community

This educator spotlight shines a light on our 2016 Ambassador of the Year Cathie Gillner and her efforts to connect her students and colleagues to a wider educational community to improve their learning experiences.  

Matt Essert
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The Measurement of Success: How Beth Box Thinks of Success in Her Gamified Classroom

See how Beth Box, a teacher and Instructional Technology Coach in Okeechobee High School in Florida, has built a gamified, mastery learning course that measures success based on progress and growth.

Alma Bahman
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Making the Most of Schoology Resources | March #SchoologyChat Recap

In our latest (March 7th, 2017) #SchoologyChat on Twitter, Schoology Ambassador Dave Wallace (@davejwallace) moderated an insightful and energetic conversation about raising our collaboration game with Schoology Resources.

Robert Schuetz
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Build Better Content | #SchoologyChat Recap

The focus of February’s #SchoologyChat was to demonstrate that unique, engaging content is just a few clicks away and that throughout an educator’s journey to “Build Better Content on Schoology” there are thousands of other like-minded ...

Cory Klinge
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Ask the Schoology Ambassadors: What are You Looking Forward to in 2017?

We asked our Schoology Ambassadors to reflect on the successes and learning opportunities that they experienced in 2016 and what they’re looking forward to in 2017. Here's what they said.

Bridget Heaton