#Elemchat transcripts & summaries


May 26, 2012 Reflections on the School Year Transcript
May 19, 2012 Extending Learning During the Summer Transcript
May 12, 2012 Building Bridges between Elementary & Secondary Transcript
May 5, 2012 How to Meet the Needs of Gifted Students in the regular classroom Transcript
April 28, 2012 Report cards: How, what, and why? Transcript Resources
April 21, 2012 Service Learning in the Elementary Classroom Transcript Resources
April 14, 2012 Advice you wish you'd been given as a pre-service teacher Transcript Resources
April 07, 2012 Fostering Passion-Driven Learning Transcript Resources
March 31, 2012 Appropriate Homework Practices for Today's Elementary Learners Transcript Resources
March 17, 2012 Science in elementary: How to balance inquiry, guided experimentation & content area reading? Transcript Resources
March 10, 2012 Effective Ways to Teach Social Studies in the Elementary Classroom Transcript Resources
March 03, 2012 Dealing with teacher fatigue Transcript Resources
February 11, 2012 How do we foster a student-centered classroom with mutual respect and passion for learning? Transcript Resources
February 4, 2012 Strategies for effectively meeting the needs of gifted students. Transcript Resources
January 28, 2012 Best Pedagogical Practices for Integrating Technology. Transcript Resources
January 21, 2012 How Can We Infuse a More Authentic Aspect to Activities in Math Class? Transcript Resources
January 14, 2012 Empowering Students to become Responsible, Involved Citizens in the Community Transcript Resources
January 07, 2012 Book talks by students and teachers to promote passion for reading new books Transcript Resources
December 17, 2011 Strategies & approaches for helping students become better writers Transcript Resources
December 10, 2011 Strategies & tools for Balanced Literacy across elementary grade levels Transcript Resources
December 3, 2011 Involving students in assessment and reporting Transcript Resources
November 26, 2011 Creating Effective Spaces for Learning Transcript Resources
November 19, 2011 Promoting Creativity in Our Classrooms Transcript
November 12, 2011 Promoting Student Ownership of Learning Transcript
November 5, 2011 Creating a Culture of Thinking in Our Classroom Transcript
October 29, 2011 Promoting Positive Learning Environments Transcript
October 22, 2011 Teaching Kids to Manage their Digital Footprint Transcript
October 15, 2011 From Praise to Feedback - Why & How? Transcript
October 8, 2011 Interpersonal side of Teaching - Building Positive Relationships with Students, Parents, Admin & Colleagues Transcript
October 1, 2011 The Passion Driven Classroom & You Matter - Special Guest: Angela Maiers Transcript
September 24, 2011 Promoting Student Engagement Transcript
September 17, 2011 Effective Assessment in the Elementary Classroom: Tools, Strategies & Approaches Transcript
September 10, 2011 How Can Technology Be Used for Differentiation? Transcript
September 3, 2011 Homework: Philosophy, approaches, differentiation, tools & strategies Transcript
August 27, 2011 Sharing Different Ways to Use Google Docs in the Classroom Transcript
August 20, 2011 Different Ways to Connect with Parents as Partners Transcript
August 13, 2011 Planning for Differentiation Transcript
August 6, 2011 Planning for Back to School Transcript
July 23, 2011 Collaboration in the Elementary Classroom - What, Why & How? Transcript
July 16, 2011 Social Bookmarking Transcript
July 9, 2011 #elemchat's First Birthday - BYOG: Bring Your Own Gift: an idea, a tool, a resource, a strategy! Transcript
July 2, 2011 Portfolios and Student-Led Conferences. What, Why & How? Transcript
June 25, 2011 Planning the First Six Weeks of School Transcript
June 18, 2011 Blogging in the Elementary Classroom Transcript
June 11, 2011 How Can Social Media Help Educators Improve Their Practice? Transcript
June 4, 2011 End of Year Reflections Transcript
May 28, 2011 How I Get My Tech on: Best Uses of Web 2.0 Tool Transcript
May 21, 2011 Using Social Media in the Elementary Context Transcript
May 14, 2011 In the last few weeks before summer holidays, how will you wrap up the school year? Transcript
April 23, 2011 From learning to read/write to reading/writing to learn: what are effective strategies for reading/writing across the curriculum? Transcript
April 16, 2011 What does a 21st century school look like? Transcript
April 9, 2011 How can Web 2.0 tools (including blogs) be included effectively with elementary students? Transcript
April 2, 2011 What are effective strategies for fostering positive relationships between teachers and admins.? Transcript
March 19, 2011 What is digital citizenship and how do we encourage and develop it in the elementary classroom? Transcript
March 12, 2011 How Can We Use Assessment to Plan Instruction? Transcript
Feb 26, 2011: What are the best strategies for the unmotivated student or the learner that is not demonstrating full potential? Transcript
Feb 19, 2011: Best practices and tools for integrating tech into the curriculum? Transcript
Feb 12, 2011: How do we encourage independent reading? Transcript
Feb 4, 2011: What are effective strategies for maintaining high behavioral expectations in the classroom? Transcript
Dec 11, 2010: How do we Differentiate Assessments for Learners at Varying Levels of Understanding? Transcript
Dec 9, 2010: Importance/benefit of a PLN for Providing Opportunities for Professional Growth Transcript
Dec 4, 2010: Do Letter Grades Belong in the Elementary Classroom (with guest Joe Bower) Transcript
Nov 27, 2010: Building Effective Teacher/Parent Partnerships Transcript
Nov 18, 2010: Effective Strategies and Tools for Documenting Student Learning Transcript
Nov 13, 2010: Parent Teacher Conferences (first #elemchat weekend edition) Transcript
Nov 11, 2010: Parent Teacher Conferences Transcript
Nov 4, 2010: Favorite Tech Tools for the Classroom Transcript
Oct 28, 2010: Designing the Ideal Learning Environment Transcript
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Oct 14, 2010: How do we develop and sustain critical reflection in our teaching? Transcript
Oct 7, 2010: What makes a "good" teacher? How do we define and measure teacher quality? Transcript
Sept 9, 2010: Any and all ideas for closing the vocabulary gap in the early grades Transcript
Sept 2, 2010: How can we seamlessly integrate technology in the elementary classroom? Transcript
August 26, 2010: How can we maintain a love for reading in the upper grades? Transcript
August 17, 2010: Formative Assessment: Transcript
August 12, 2010: Building Community in the Classroom: Transcript
August 5, 2010: Student Blogging: (chat interrupted by prolonged Twitter fail whale. Will be rescheduled) Partial Transcript
July 29, 2010: Parent Communication, Do's and Don'ts : Transcript
July 22: 2010: Preparing for the new school year: Transcript Summary
July 15, 2010: Differentiation: Transcript Summary
July 8, 2010: Project Based Learning: Transcript Summary