PIECE 1 - RESEARCH
What is the Research Piece?
Teachers that have a foundational understanding of a variety of Instructional strategies can begin researching/ developing ways to incorporate this strategy into their classrooms. This could include combining technology with current teachings in their classroom or explore a new teaching method that incorporates technology (flipped learning, blended learning, etc.). TLC teachers can work directly with you to assist in your research or deciding if you are ready to take the classroom.
Things to think about:
What is _________?
How does it tie into my curriculum?
How do I teach this to students?
Which avenues I want to use for research: (Book, web, Twitter, etc.)?
Who might be experts or know a lot in this area?
Who can connect me to experts in this area?
What resources do I need to find?
2. Twitter #hashtags
3. AEA resources
4. Youtube, TeacherTube
5. Connect with your Professional Learning Network
6. TLC staff, administrators