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Colorado Yoga Studios Are Stuck in State Regulation Standoff

yesterdayFitness / Yoga : YogaDork

Colorado yoga studios are feeling major heat from the state which is suddenly cracking down an old law requiring studio owners to pay certification fees for yoga teacher training. The real bone of contention lies in whether or not yoga...Show More Summary

Will Rudd Hold Open Meetings on Corporate Teacher Training Plans at UofM?

On January, 14 U. of Memphis president, David Rudd, attended a faculty meeting to provide some answers regarding the plan to create a teacher education caste system inside the College of Education. (See previous stories here, here, here,...Show More Summary

11 Ways To Do Your Dog Right

(Myself with Kisco, photograph by Jody Buren) In my last post, I explained why any "training technique" that scares your dog isn't good. Fear is a terrifying teacher. Poking, hitting, shocking -- these are things bullies do. I've said...Show More Summary

New Jersey May Train Teachers To Help Prevent Teen Suicides

These programs have proven effective because they can help teachers deal with teen depression in a way that doesn't make kids feel stigmatized. The post New Jersey May Train Teachers To Help Prevent Teen Suicides appeared first on ThinkProgress.

A Conundrum for Schools: Teachers or Technology?

As the annual British Education Training and Technology (BETT) shows wraps up for another year, a premier trade show for educational technology, many are left envisioning the future of gadgets in the classroom, no doubt swayed by the savvy presenters over the last several days towards the notion that unfettered technological advancement in the field [...]

New Jersey Bill Proposes More Suicide Prevention Training for Teachers

4 days agoHealth : NYT: Health

The legislation requires public schoolteachers and staff members to receive two hours of suicide prevention training every year.

North Korea seeks English teachers to train tour guides

6 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Secretive nation North Korea has launched a new initiative to attract English speaking foreigners to the country who can help train local tour guides. The programme, for which the foreign volunteers will have to pay a grand total of $1,000 to complete, has three to five spaces to fill, with the...

Big ideas for ed tech leaders: Who’s in charge?

When I was training as an inspector several years ago, I wanted to give one teacher the benefit of the doubt. Her room was set out in an L shape, so the only way all the pupils could see the whiteboard was by crowding into one small part of the room. Show More Summary

JOBS in Cramics 2015

2 weeks agoArts / Ceramics : Clay Club

Tenure Track Position in Ceramics Tenure Track Position in Ceramics Marlboro College invites applications from broadly trained, dedicated teachers for a full-time, tenure-track position in Ceramics. The successful candidate's core responsibilities...Show More Summary

Teachers in diverse areas are learning how to promote programming

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

If you want a wider range of kids learning how to code, it's not enough to encourage the students; you have to train the teachers, too. Accordingly, is launching a training campaign to help teachers promote programming in 60 high-diversity p... Launches U.S. Teacher Training Program In Districts With Highest Diversity

3 weeks agoTechnology : TechCrunch’s Code Studio will be training teachers in 60 different school districts in the U.S., including the 7 largest school districts with the highest diversity in the country. The New York City Department of Education, the Los Angeles...Show More Summary

5 Ways My Cats Improve My Meditation Practice

When I was training to become a certified yoga teacher, we studied and practiced meditation. I had never paid attention to this practice before, but it is a regular part of my life now. Meditation comes in many forms and styles, and it can be as simple as you need it to be. Show More Summary

eBook Library lets students read anywhere, anytime

3 weeks agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

Minister for Education and Training Joy Burch today launched the eBook Library, a new online resource for ACT public school students and teachers. “The eBook Library provides students and teachers with access to eBooks and audio books via the secure ACT schools online resource portal – the Digital Backpack,” Ms Burch said. “This allows them to access [...]

9 Ways to Prepare for a Yoga Teaching Training Program

last monthFitness / Yoga : Yoganonymous

Isn’t it exciting? You’ve made the big decision to take a yoga teacher training and the starting date is around the corner. I always get inquiries from students about what to do before the training starts, imagining that I will advise them … The post 9 Ways to Prepare for a Yoga Teaching Training Program appeared first on YOGANONYMOUS.

How Teacher Training Changed My Practice and My Life

last monthFitness / Yoga : Yoganonymous

Exhale Teacher Training changed Richie Altsmanhofer’s life, find out how in this article. By Richie Altsmanhofer: I’m a fitness junkie who is lucky enough to work for a national wellbeing brand that offers the highest quality workouts in the industry, … The post How Teacher Training Changed My Practice and My Life appeared first on YOGANONYMOUS.

A child's popularity is related to where the teacher seats them in the classroom

Teacher training doesn't usually include a module on how to arrange the seating of pupils. Perhaps it should - a new study by psychologists finds that where children are placed in the classroom has a strong association with how wellShow More Summary

How JumpStart Trains Teachers to Become Video Game Content Developers

Nearly three quarters of elementary and middle school teachers already incorporate digital games within their classroom curriculum, according to a recent survey by the Games and Publishing Council. The smart money is on this number going up in the coming years. This of course is great news for developers. Show More Summary

The Trouble with Teaching Rape Law

2 months agoNews : News Desk

Imagine a medical student who is training to be a surgeon but who fears that he’ll become distressed if he sees or handles blood. What should his instructors do? Criminal-law teachers face a similar question with law students who are afraid to study rape law. Show More Summary

Video Tutorial: Google Classroom Training

In this online training series, you'll learn about Classroom from both the teacher and student perspectives, followed by some instruction for administrators.

Rudd Angry that U of Memphis Faculty Won't Accept Privatization Agenda

The University of Memphis Faculty Senate yesterday rejected the university president's plan to cut a sweetheart deal with a corporation to provide punishing, paternalistic preparation for teachers trained to go into Memphis schools with impoverished children. Show More Summary

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