#EduAr Archive

Connecting for Kids: Our goal is to bring more connectivity within our state, and to connect with others beyond our state.

Thursday July 20, 2017
9:30 PM EDT

  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:30 PM EDT
    Welcome to #EduAr! The #EduSistas are so glad you are here to talk with us and @BarbaraGruener about character building!
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:30 PM EDT
    Good evening and welcome to #EduAr! Please introduce yourself and tell us where you are.
  • participatechat Jul 20 @ 9:30 PM EDT
    Participate in the upcoming #EduAr by sharing resources and collaborating at https://t.co/VxUIvTNWco
  • JohnWink90 Jul 20 @ 9:30 PM EDT
    What Kind of Deal is your School Offering? https://t.co/jGixrnSqNn #atplc #eduar
  • teachtoeach Jul 20 @ 9:30 PM EDT
    Dawn, 4th grade teacher from Central Elementary in Cabot Arkansas. I've always loved reading Barbara's blog posts. #EduAR
  • NewberrysArt Jul 20 @ 9:30 PM EDT
    Hello friends! Jeri, K-2 art educator from Arkansas #EduAr @seslearners
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    Howdy #EduAR from Barbara, school counselor in TX. Please introduce yourselves and tell us what you do & where you're tweeting from tonight.
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    I am one of the founders of #EduAr and thrilled to have @BarbaraGruener joining us tonight!
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    Megan, 8th Science, Chicago #eduAR
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    Teresa, MS Literacy Teacher, NY. ☺️💜 #EduAr
  • BlackApple4edu Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    Andrea from Texas! EduAr #EduAr
  • bmilla84 Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    Brandi- 1st Grade Teacher from Florida! #EduAr
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    My name is Susan, and I am a pre-service teacher from Illinois. Happy to join! #EduAr
  • MaryHadley8 Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    Mary Hadley, academic coach, from Texas #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    Hi all! Michael A. Technology Integration Specialist from Oak Lawn, IL. Happy to be in #EduAR. Hoping #simmonslearns and #moreedu will join.
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    Good evening! I'm Amy from San Antonio, TX excited to join in! #EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    SUPER excited that you could be with #EduAR tonight to share what you're learning about character ed in your classes! Welcome.
    In reply to @MsJachymiak
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    @BarbaraGruener is the author of What's Under YOUR Cape? and it is fabulous! Check it out! https://t.co/9KyiND7M2r #EduAr
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    Excited to be here! #eduar #co-moderator #edusista @BarbaraGruener
  • Hahne_KingEle Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    Good evening y'all! Elyse from Texas. Special ed and behavior teacher! #eduar
  • clangston_AR Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    I'm Carmen, 1st grade T in Cabot, AR at Northside. #EduAr
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    Welcome @teresagross625! #eduar
  • CoriOrlando1 Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    Hi All. Cori here from Southern California. Popping in... #EduAr
  • JulesKReynolds Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    Juliana, Fulbright Elementary, LRSD #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    Hi Elyse. Welcome to #EduAR and our character building idea swap on the 7 Cs.
    In reply to @Hahne_KingEle
  • mrswhitneyj Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    Hi! Whitney here from first grade in Sheridan!! #EduAr
  • AdrianaDiaz04 Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    Hi #EduAr! Adriana, 4th grade teacher from SoCal. Stopping by for more learning.
    In reply to @bethhill2829
  • cimcfall Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    McFall is ready @PinewoodTitans #eduar
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    Welcome to #eduar @megan_hacholski
  • Jyoung1219 Jul 20 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    Hi #EduAr. Joe, Math & STEAM Coach from Palo Alto, CA. Excited to connect with others.
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    DG here from MO. HS princiPAL and lead learner. Excited to be here! 👊 #EduAr
  • mkgasaway Jul 20 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    Yay! I remembered! Melissa G., Vilonia Schools, K-3 IF #EduAr
  • Lindsey_Bohler - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    It's about time!! #EduAR is starting NOW!! Excited to be with my #EduSistas tonight with our guest moderator @BarbaraGruener
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    Hi beautiful! 💕💜☺️#EduAR
    In reply to @bethhill2829, @BarbaraGruener
  • CoriOrlando1 Jul 20 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    Woot! SoCal in the house! #eduar
    In reply to @AdrianaDiaz04, @bethhill2829
  • mleggett89 Jul 20 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    Macy, Math Interventionist, Ward Central Elem, Cabot, AR #EduAr
  • GSmit4Character Jul 20 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    Gary, former supt, from suburban Chicago. Glad to be here for #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    Thank you! We'll be using a Q1/A1 format tonight; first Q up in a few minutes. Think communication. #EduAR
    In reply to @bethhill2829
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    Yaaaassss. You are here! #EduAr
    In reply to @CoriOrlando1, @AdrianaDiaz04, @bethhill2829
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    Welcome back @blackapple4edu to #EduAr
  • 4thgradefrenzie Jul 20 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    Hey everyone! Kristen from Katy, Tx! I'm a 4th grade teacher & super excited for tonight's chat! I LOVE learning & growing together! #EduAr
  • teachergirl97 Jul 20 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    Jennifer, 5th grade, Missouri #eduar
  • colston_kendra Jul 20 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    Kendra Colston 5th grade Science Cabot AR #EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    Q1: How do you effectively teach communication skills in this digital age? #EduAR
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    Hello everyone! Rusty May, National Teacher Trainer and #ClassroomWhisperer #EduAr
  • twoguysde Jul 20 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    Two guys poppin in to #EduAR real quick from.....
  • Conine3rd Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    Ashley from Texas, 3rd grade teacher #eduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    Welcome; awesome to see you in #EduAR.
    In reply to @twoguysde
  • Jyoung1219 Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    Great to be here. #eduar has become a must for my Thursdays
    In reply to @Lindsey_Bohler
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    Hi Joe. How's the family? #eduAR
    In reply to @Jyoung1219, @Lindsey_Bohler
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    Aaron Lead Learner from Frenchtown Elementary in MT #EduAR
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    A1: Force the Ss to put down the tech every now & then to collab face to face. Tech is amazing, but comm is most important #eduAR
  • twoguysde Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    We always learn something in #eduAR
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • Stella_Pollard Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    Hey #EduAR! I’m Stella. I teach 7th Grade Sci in KY. happy to be here!
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    A1: I try to encourage my students to make eye contact and try to teach them that listening is different than hearing. #EduAr
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    Hi @amy_davis121 Welcome to #eduar! Looking forward to the convo.
    • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
      Good evening! I'm Amy from San Antonio, TX excited to join in! #EduAR
  • MrPowley Jul 20 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    Hi #EduAR. I'm Adam, USHIS from SC. Pulled in from the #moreedu chat!
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    Can I like this a million times? #eduAR
    In reply to @megan_hacholski
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    A1. Set expectations or norms for group discussions. How can we respectfully disagree? How can our voices be heard? Etc. #EduAr
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    A1: In our ever changing world, it is important to build those soft skills as @TeachFurther is doing. #EduAr
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    So blessed to have you hosting tonight @BarbaraGruener #eduar
    • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:31 PM EDT
      SUPER excited that you could be with #EduAR tonight to share what you're learning about character ed in your classes! Welcome.
      In reply to @MsJachymiak
  • CoriOrlando1 Jul 20 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    A1: It needs to be explicitly taught, modeled, practiced & monitored. Both F2F & digitally. #eduAR
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    A1: @_on11 likes to challenge Ss to build each other up by shaking hands @ end of lesson and giving affirmations. Incredible. #eduAR
  • Hahne_KingEle Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    A1 Give students time to model, practice, and collaborate with one another. It's a must & life skill! #eduar
  • Jyoung1219 Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    Great pictures Lindsey! #eduar
    In reply to @Lindsey_Bohler, @BarbaraGruener
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    A1 I think it's important for students to have opportunities to practice various communication skills with feedback. #EduAr
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    A1. Model, guided practice and then independent. Live using scrimmage debates in MS. #EduAr
  • jenn_baxter Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    Jennifer, Math Interventionist, Cabot #EduAr #growingCPS
  • JulesKReynolds Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    A1: Morning meetings, face to face collaboration and discussion, partners, eye contact and listening skills. #EduAr
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    Such a great read!! @BarbaraGruener #EduAr
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    A1: #EduAr
  • mleggett89 Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    A1: Morning Meeting! There's power in a handshake! Have Ss use learned skills to introduce themselves, talk with school guests #EduAr
  • GSmit4Character Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    A1: instruction includes teaching importance of sending, receiving, & interpreting info by both verbal & nonverbal communication #EduAr
  • MaryHadley8 Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    @MsJachymiak Very important! #EduAr
    • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
      A1: I try to encourage my students to make eye contact and try to teach them that listening is different than hearing. #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    Hi Jennifer! #EduAr
  • teachtoeach Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    Morning meetings are a great way to teach proper ways to communicate! #EduAR
    In reply to @JulesKReynolds
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    A1: When I am teaching, I make kids flip their screens to face front in order to minimize distraction and promote listening. #EduAR
  • mydesk_not Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    👋🏼@BarbaraGruener Super excited about you hosting #EduAR chat! Serve as an Instructional Coach in the Central Valley, CA. #CapeUp 🕶
  • bmilla84 Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    A1: I teach soft skills & incorporate accountable talk!! Ss have expectations for partner & table talk! #EduAr
  • MrPowley Jul 20 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    My district pushes Kagan techniques which is really just a way to give each group member a role to encourage interactions #EduAR
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1: As a principal I ask Ss a lot of questions I want to know their story...we are lucky in this rural area kids are still kids! #EduAR
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1: I love using morning meetings to help build communication. I believe in greeting students too! Warm smiles are important! #EduAR
  • DonnaWeth Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    Donna 3rd grade teacher from Texas. #eduAR
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    Welcome to #eduar @GSmit4Character
  • CoriOrlando1 Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1: With tech, I have Ss go 2:1 on devices. Forced communication & collaboration to complete task. #eduar
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1. Listening is as important in communication as talking. Maybe more so! #EduAr
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    Yes! And it doesn't have to be either/or. Use tech regularly and increase conversations. #EduAr
    • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 9:35 PM EDT
      A1: Force the Ss to put down the tech every now & then to collab face to face. Tech is amazing, but comm is most important #eduAR
  • WhaleySchool Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    Robyn, Principal #eduAR
  • Jyoung1219 Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1: It's always about honesty, directness, discretion, and empathy. These qualities & more are for F2F or digital communication #eduar
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    Love that distinction. Conversations re: active listening skills are beneficial for sure! Modeling this as T is crucial too. #eduAR
    In reply to @MsJachymiak
  • cimcfall Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1- give opportunities to practice comm skills. Model appropriate skills. Engage in the conversations with scholars #eduar
  • colston_kendra Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1 Making sure students use good eye contact (respectfully) when they talk to me and to their peers. #EduAR
  • AdrianaDiaz04 Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1: I teach Ss to be open & respectful to the ideas of others. Make eye contact & listen to the other person before responding. #EduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • BlackApple4edu Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1: Get students up and talking to each other, especially after using tech. #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    Awwww me too! Good for the edusoul! #EduAr
  • GSmit4Character Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1: We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak. – Epictetus #eduar
  • twoguysde Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1: we get down with the speaking and listening , big time. Video discussions that focus on listening and integrating #EduAR
  • twoguysde Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1: in order to teach communication skills you have to allow students to us different methods of communication in the classroom! #EduAR
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A1. Covey Habit: Seek First to Inderstand Then to be Understood #EduAr
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    Hey Friend! @RustyMayInc #EduAr
  • clangston_AR Jul 20 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    A1: I use this book as a guide to help me and show Ss the proper way #eduAr https://t.co/r1V5RMyNHf
  • MrPowley Jul 20 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    A1 I also like to use tech backchannel like TodaysMeet or Twitter during Socratic seminars to help engage less extroverted Ss #EduAR
  • MaryHadley8 Jul 20 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    We are working on soft skills - eye contact etc. Modeling communication is important #EduAR
  • Stella_Pollard Jul 20 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    A1: It’s easy to get frustrated in collaboration, I like to see those frustrations so I can help the Ss work them out and resolve. #eduAR
  • Conine3rd Jul 20 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    A1: we spend morning mtgs teaching how to greet others, eye contact, common etiquette. So many kids don't see that modeled @ home #eduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • cradisch_wc Jul 20 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    a1: #eduar
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    I love this! ❤️#EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    I am having internet woes...missed out on greeting you amazing people! Sending out one big HI to all! #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    Driver and navigator in action. No party buses or minivans, tho. Right, @megan_hacholski? #EduAr
    • CoriOrlando1 Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
      A1: With tech, I have Ss go 2:1 on devices. Forced communication & collaboration to complete task. #eduar
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    Welcome Adam! Thank you for joining the convo tonight! #eduar
  • Jyoung1219 Jul 20 @ 9:40 PM EDT
    Things are going so well. Love all the Joy I'm experiencing this summer. How about you? #Eduar
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener, @Lindsey_Bohler
  • Conine3rd Jul 20 @ 9:40 PM EDT
    Yes. Listen to the other person first. Biggest pet peeve when I see a sea of hands up before I even finish my sentence #eduAr
    In reply to @AdrianaDiaz04, @BarbaraGruener
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 9:40 PM EDT
    A1 Modeling good communication skills is important too. Kids need to see us practicing what we preach. #EduAr
  • mrswhitneyj Jul 20 @ 9:40 PM EDT
    A1: I teach my Ss how to turn & talk with a partner & how to ask someone to be their partner. Eye contact, speak up, listen! #EduAr
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 9:40 PM EDT
    Hi Karen! How are you? #eduar
    In reply to @nortnik
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 9:40 PM EDT
    I have mine "half close" theirs. Similar approach. Reinforces that active listening. Nice. #eduAR
    In reply to @_on11
  • MrPowley Jul 20 @ 9:40 PM EDT
    Awesome! We talk about 'yes and' and 'i disagree because' statements. Also 'speaking in to silence' #eduAR
    In reply to @teresagross625
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    Q2: How do you unlock fixed mindsets about #curiosity to unleash its power? #EduAR
  • Conine3rd Jul 20 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    Yesss! Biggest pet peeve is seeing a sea of hands up before I can even finish my sentence #eduAr
    In reply to @AdrianaDiaz04, @BarbaraGruener
  • GSmit4Character Jul 20 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    A1: Use circle with a circle activity where each S pairs up w/ partner & respond directly to each other to questions asked. #eduar
  • DonnaWeth Jul 20 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    A1 intentionally teach eye contact, focus on speaker and be sure to model giving your full attention to others #eduAR
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    A1: We must provide opportunities for students to learn how to communicate through f2f interactions, role plays and modeling. #EduAr
  • jenn_baxter Jul 20 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    A1 create a community, lots of thinking and talking to our partners, morning meetings, VALUE RELATIONSHIPS, model model #EduAr #growingcps
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    A2: Model. Take the first risk so that Ss (or Ts!) see that it's okay, especially if you fail. #eduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    It's been a fun summer but we're getting ready to launch our baby into college, so it's a bittersweet time here. #EduAr
    In reply to @Jyoung1219, @Lindsey_Bohler
  • 4thgradefrenzie Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    Q1: I love to teach Ss how to communicate with others by using @adamdovico 's acronym below! #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    I do it too. I am too easily distracted. I don't want anything to come between them and what we are sharing. #EduAR
    In reply to @jstevehiggs
  • Conine3rd Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    A2: create a safe classroom environment #eduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • Hahne_KingEle Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    A2 We must embrace students for who they are & their potential. Society is moving toward Ss-centered. Go for it. #eduar
  • laffoon_jon Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    @laffoon_jon checking in for a few! Excited to learn with you! A1. By focusing all on oral communication & assessing it like content! #EduAr
  • mleggett89 Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    A2: Curiosity is crucial to learning. My 1 yo learns because he's so curious about the world..we often teach this out of kids! #EduAR
  • WhaleySchool Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    A2 as @ramusallam says, spark their curiosity with a "sweet spot" #eduar
  • CarrieLair Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    A1: Talk About It Tuesdays. S's pair up w/a new partner weekly. A great way to get to know each other & practice communicating #EduAr
  • smanhart4 Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    #EduAr Hi, Shawna, MS Band, from Michigan!
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    A2: For my Ss it is part of our classroom. #EduAr
  • JulesKReynolds Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    A2: Encourage independent research on self selected topics and empower students to seek the answers to their own questions. #EduAr
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    A2: Many students are used to traditional schooling. Our world is changing, and our students need to change with it. #EduAr
  • mydesk_not Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    A1: So impt to develop powerful communicators amongst our Ss esp skills like how to actively listen & 🏗on each other's ideas. #EduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    A1: Relationships! There's no tech that can replace that #EduAR
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    A2: Gotta put less emphasis on points and grading. Show kids that it is OK to blaze new trails or march to their own drumbeat. #EduAR
  • cimcfall Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    A2- Instead of just asking questions , give them hands on activities. Allow them to ask questions and explore! #eduar
  • Lindsey_Bohler - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    A1. Model. Model. Model. Do it with your fellow teachers because Ss are ALWAYS watching and listening! #EduAR
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    I hear you. Love that sharing language too. These are our learning experiences together, and here's how we show we're together. #eduAR
    In reply to @_on11
  • MaryHadley8 Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    @megan_hacholski That is huge! #EduAR
    • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
      A2: Model. Take the first risk so that Ss (or Ts!) see that it's okay, especially if you fail. #eduAR
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    A2: I pose questions and utilize discovery learning to help my students discover things on their own. Learning sticks longer that way #EduAr
  • Stella_Pollard Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    A2: Hook your students with an engaging lesson! Hint: a powerpoint & notes aren't going to engage your kids. Get them excited. #EduAR
  • CoriOrlando1 Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    Yup!! #eduAR
    In reply to @_on11, @megan_hacholski
  • bmilla84 Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    A2: Set the example & try new things WITH your Ss! Bring in new strategies & ideas! Let your Ss take the lead & explore! #EduAr
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    A2 Cultivating curiosity is so important! I like to "wonder" about things aloud and make space for kids to experiment #EduAR
  • 4thgradefrenzie Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    Q2: Teaching AND modeling #growthmindset daily! I also fully believe in #geniushour opportunities weekly! #EduAr
  • WhaleySchool Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    Yes, we can dance on talbes to get students to work, but without relationships, we have nothing! @RustyMayInc #eduAR
  • DonnaWeth Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    A2 model taking risks& lrng from mistakes, create a safe environment, praise creativity, then get out of the way and let it happen #eduAR
  • smanhart4 Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    #EduAr A1.Modeling, modeling, modeling. Building relationships & providing cues & reminders for how best to carry ourselves & w/others.
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    Death by powerpoint is the worse! #EduAR
    In reply to @Stella_Pollard
  • teachergirl97 Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    A2....get Ss with a "hook" about their learning. Give them voice and choice. Be excited about teaching every single day. #EduAR
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    Absolutely. Lead by example. #eduar
    • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 9:42 PM EDT
      A2: Model. Take the first risk so that Ss (or Ts!) see that it's okay, especially if you fail. #eduAR
  • twoguysde Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A2: The trick to curiosity is respecting student's interests! Leave 'the plan' aside for a moment and help them go where they want! #EduAR
  • mkgasaway Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A2: read alouds of risk taking, celebrating when S shows a growth mindset,creating a safe classroom. Ss thrive in caring classroom! #EduAr
  • MrPowley Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A2 my Ss compete in @NationalHistory. The pick own topic, product type, and learn to question sources. Every answer leads to more Qs #EduAR
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    When Ss develop Qs that helps stimulate curious thinking! #EduAr
    • JulesKReynolds Jul 20 @ 9:43 PM EDT
      A2: Encourage independent research on self selected topics and empower students to seek the answers to their own questions. #EduAr
  • mrswhitneyj Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A2: Create an enrivonment in which Ss feel safe to take risks. Give Ss the freedom to take those risks. #EduAr
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    So true! #eduar
  • teachtoeach Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    I love that! I do the same thing or turn the question back around to them. We also did "I wonder" time in my room. (like genius hour) #EduAR
    In reply to @Amy_Davis121
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A2: let Ss and Tt see me as a learner and getting excited when I see Ss and Tt so engaged in the lessons...i am known to get teary #EduAR
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A2: Always have fun! #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    Did anyone catch this gem from @Stella_Pollard? Less PPTs. Less lectures. More student engagement. #EduAR
    • Stella_Pollard Jul 20 @ 9:44 PM EDT
      A2: Hook your students with an engaging lesson! Hint: a powerpoint & notes aren't going to engage your kids. Get them excited. #EduAR
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A2: #EduAr
  • clangston_AR Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A2: Curiosity is unlocked when we focus on engagement and Ss interests. #eduar
  • mleggett89 Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A2: Provide learning scenarios where kids can explore and create... Celebrate discoveries. Notice and wonder tasks! #EduAR
  • Hahne_KingEle Jul 20 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A2b Your students have a story to tell. Embrace it and watch their story unfold. #eduar
  • CoriOrlando1 Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    A2: Give Ss something to be curious about. Encourage & honor Ss questions. Use inquiry instead of lecture. #eduAR
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    Those relationships are critical!!!!! #EduAR
    In reply to @WhaleySchool, @RustyMayInc
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    A2: Model curiosity so our kids can see that it is how we do life! Then let them be curious! #EduAr
  • twoguysde Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    A3: Empower students by giving them choice! We can't make students excited, but we can let them be excited about learning. #EduAR
  • mrsbranchk Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    A2: Model! Ss know my dreams. I tell them about small successes. Ss must believe in their future. I believe in them so they can, too!#eduar
  • AdrianaDiaz04 Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    A2: Invite my Ss & myself to learn something new. Even if we fail we still gain a learning experience. #EduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • GSmit4Character Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    A2:Ask students to list all the things they learned on their own in the past year bc they wanted to & how they learned those things. #eduar
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    A2: My daughter's teacher had an innovation day where kids selected topics of self interest, then shared findings. It was awesome! #EduAR
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    Gotta get out and swim with the sharks! Shows greater value in what you are trying to communicate. #EduAR
    In reply to @bmilla84
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    #EduAR is on fire tonight; keep those insightful reflections coming. Q3 in one minute.
  • jenn_baxter Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    A2 In mathematics a great way to cultivate curiosity is through 3 Act Task and Notice and Wonder. STEM.. how can we make this work #EduAr
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    Yes!! We must be on the same team! #teampinewood @cimcfall #eduar
    • cimcfall Jul 20 @ 9:38 PM EDT
      A1- give opportunities to practice comm skills. Model appropriate skills. Engage in the conversations with scholars #eduar
  • JohnnyKey_AR Jul 20 @ 9:47 PM EDT
    Good evening #EduAr!
  • CarrieLair Jul 20 @ 9:47 PM EDT
    A2: Post pics & signs around the room that represent what the growth mindset is all about. Let S's know failure is part of learning #EduAr
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:47 PM EDT
    A2: Our students should not be afraid to think outside of the box. Dreamers oftentimes become the individuals who pursue their dreams #EduAr
  • KatieAnn_76 Jul 20 @ 9:47 PM EDT
    #eduar Missed @quivervision #EDU newsletter no worries access it here. https://t.co/Vn8CTyIwze Then sign up https://t.co/047TmaO5dY
  • teachtoeach Jul 20 @ 9:47 PM EDT
    Choice is HUGE! Such a game changer! #EduAR
    In reply to @twoguysde
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:47 PM EDT
    Absolutely! #EduAR
    In reply to @Hahne_KingEle
  • twoguysde Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
  • teachtoeach Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
    That's a great idea! I love it! #EduAR
    In reply to @GSmit4Character
  • spiraledu Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
    A1. I 😍 to bring mystery to the classroom: Write something cryptic on the calendar/bring in a new item.. Gives S a chance to wonder #EduAR
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
    Happy that you are here tonight in #EduAR, @Stella_Pollard. Love hearing your great ideas!
    In reply to @Stella_Pollard, @Stella_Pollard
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
    Q3: If your school family were arrested for #compassion, would there be enough evidence to convict you? Show or tell your Exhibit A. #EduAR
  • CoriOrlando1 Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
    I've shown this vid to Ts-talk about roadblock to curiosity was her mom. I then ask how we can foster Wonder. https://t.co/f6Jf9QBx8E #eduar
    In reply to @mleggett89
  • AdrianaDiaz04 Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
    I like these posters. Need these for my classroom. #EduAr
    In reply to @CarrieLair
  • laffoon_jon Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
    A2. Turn the focus from compliance to creativity and Inspire not isolate! #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
    Hello Commissioner Key! So glad you are joining us! #EduAr
  • mrsbranchk Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
    A2.2: I try to pose unknown Qs to Ss so we can ponder together. Somebody had to ask once "Can cars drive themselves?" Why not ask it? #eduar
  • safarnum Jul 20 @ 9:49 PM EDT
    Maybe not "model curiosity" but be curious! Raise phenomenon to the class that is puzzling #eduar
    In reply to @bethhill2829
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:49 PM EDT
    Yeeeessss! #bam #whateverittakes #EduAr
    • laffoon_jon Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
      A2. Turn the focus from compliance to creativity and Inspire not isolate! #EduAr
  • MaryHadley8 Jul 20 @ 9:49 PM EDT
    @CarrieLair ❤️ this! #EduAR
    • CarrieLair Jul 20 @ 9:47 PM EDT
      A2: Post pics & signs around the room that represent what the growth mindset is all about. Let S's know failure is part of learning #EduAr
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:49 PM EDT
    A2:Provide experiences for the nah sayers to grapple and explore. The best way to get buy in is to give them something to believe in. #EduAr
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 9:49 PM EDT
    A3: The SMS Coffee Cart, courtesy of @Mr_Beemsterboer & @mrs_norkus247! T Shoutout Board in lounge, PBIS Championship Belt #eduAR
  • mrsbranchk Jul 20 @ 9:49 PM EDT
    A3: YES!!! I show passion loud and proud! #eduar
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 9:50 PM EDT
    Love that! I try to keep Ss in suspense during lessons. Also try to wonder out loud with hopes of inviting Ss into a place of wonder. #eduAR
    In reply to @spiraledu, @BarbaraGruener
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:50 PM EDT
    A3: we have wonderful staff that truly and sincerely care about the Ss in many ways. #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:50 PM EDT
    Can I just say how awesome it is when the state leader in education drops in the state's edchat? Wowzers! #EduAr #JoyfulLeaders
  • brynmw Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    A3: Lots of evidence of compassion: on the playground, in our food/toy drives, fundraising, but especially in supporting each other. #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    A3: @megan_hacholski is our queen of compassion. As a result, many of the breakthroughs with students happen in the science lab. #EduAR
    • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:48 PM EDT
      Q3: If your school family were arrested for #compassion, would there be enough evidence to convict you? Show or tell your Exhibit A. #EduAR
  • 24sante_fr Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    Transposition de la TPD en Finlande : vers une interdiction des arômes dans les e-liquides ? #EduAr https://t.co/vxXPXkVyij
  • Stella_Pollard Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    A3: “She spends all of her free time on Twitter, she goes out of her way to make her class engaging and to share w/others.” #EduAR
  • Lindsey_Bohler - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    A3. Exhibit A. We still get together as a family even during the HOT long Summer months!! #EduAr
  • Hahne_KingEle Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    A3 Handwritten thank you notes, shoutouts, staff gatherings outside of school, holiday goodies, Ts caring for Ts. #eduar
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    Yay Megan! I'm so proud of you. Keep on crusading for GOOD. #EduAR
    In reply to @_on11, @megan_hacholski
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    A3: When I was an intern last spring, my amazing CT gave me a jar filled with school supplies that said Ms. Jachymiak. I loved it. #EduAr
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    A3: that I show all Ss unconditional positive regard in difficult situations (about 98% of the time) when I get mad I feel the guilt #EduAR
  • 4thgradefrenzie Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    Q3: We have a T shoutout board and a FABULOUS sunshine ☀️ team that is always going above and beyond! #eduar #choosekindness
  • CarrieLair Jul 20 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    Wow!! How exciting to have Commissioner Key with us this evening. #EduAr
    In reply to @bethhill2829
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    A3: I feel like compassion can drive us to do amazing things, and my school truly put students first. #EduAr
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    A3: welcome back brunch and end of the year brunch #EduAr
  • colston_kendra Jul 20 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    A2 students should be curious and never afraid to take risks in the classroom. A lot of demonstrating and modeling. #EduAR
  • twoguysde Jul 20 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    A3: Our greatest compliment ⬇️⬇️⬇️#EduAR
  • cimcfall Jul 20 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    A3- instead of "tattling" we help our classroom family to solve problems or to stay out of trouble #eduar
  • Lindsey_Bohler - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    A3. Exhibit B. Fun in the Sun during the Summertime! #EduAR
  • clangston_AR Jul 20 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    A3: I love this Q! Prob my own child's clothing stuffed into backpacks of kids in poverty. #EduAr
  • brynmw Jul 20 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    Reminds me of the school in China I visited where the 'hallway was full of exploring science games. #EduAr
    In reply to @bethhill2829
  • Terencewhite23 Jul 20 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    Hello I'm joining late. Terence White from Aurora, IL 7th grade science. #eduAR
  • WhaleySchool Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    Amazing Question! #eduar
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    Q2: Google docs shared w/ class called "Research Blitz". Ss add inquiries and are given time 2 explore/share their findings in class. #eduAR
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    Yessss! An amazing example #eduar
    • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 9:51 PM EDT
      A3: that I show all Ss unconditional positive regard in difficult situations (about 98% of the time) when I get mad I feel the guilt #EduAR
  • jenn_baxter Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    Love love love!!! @JohnnyKey_AR thanks for showing you want to learn and lead. #eduAR
    In reply to @bethhill2829, @JohnnyKey_AR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    A3: We are proving an opportunity for our superheroes to connect with the counselors over SnoCones next week! #eduAR
  • teachergirl97 Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    A3, guilty as charged. Food banks for families. CARE team meetings every week to discuss individual student needs. #EduAR
  • Terencewhite23 Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    A3: lots of conversation with students, fist bumps, and making students and parents feel welcome to be a part of my classroom. #eduAR
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    A3 Our teams host treats for the school on their own. Hot chocolate bar, floats, Breakfast bar are some examples #EduAR
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    A3: Making Ss feel safe and cared for. #EduAR
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    A3: Our admin increased focus on staff care and wellness during 2016-'17. End result, probably my best year. Thanks @Flood1Tracy. #EduAR
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    A3: #EduAr
  • brynmw Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
    That shows real commitment to learning. Would love if ed leader of BC to jump in #bcedchat one day. #EduAR maybe I'll invite...
    In reply to @bethhill2829
  • 4thgradefrenzie Jul 20 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    Q3: Our Ss created #freelibraries this year for the community. We are title 1 & now Ss will have more literacy available to them. #eduar
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    Isn't this is the best? #EduAR
    In reply to @Hahne_KingEle
  • JulesKReynolds Jul 20 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    A3: I think the evidence of compassion is shown through students actions. The way they love and take care of each other daily! #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    A3: We capture those moments of compassion and celebrate them in a big way! Point it out to kids so they know what is happening. ❤️ #EduAr
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    A3 We are guilty as charged. I see examples of great caring and meeting needs every day. #EduAr
  • Lindsey_Bohler - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    A3. Anything involving FOOD! #EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    A4: Know what is going on the worlds of others, check on them, shine some light when things are dark. Notes and chocolate too. ❤️ #EduAr
  • BrianMoore55 Jul 20 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    curiosity breeds success and is at the heart of developing life long learners #eduar
    In reply to @bethhill2829
  • AdrianaDiaz04 Jul 20 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    A3: Our school family is supportive of ea. other. Sharing best practices, lesson ideas & most importantly cheering ea.other on daily. #EduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    Love your "guilty as charged!" answers #EduAR ~ keep on crusading for GOOD. Q4 up in a minute. #JoyfulLeaders
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    A3:Snowcones for teachers!! #eduar It gets HOT in Arkansas!
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    A3: @jshellbergsupt won a grant that allowed us to host a Drama and STEM camp, free of charge for our 6th/7th students. #EduAR
  • Flood1Tracy Jul 20 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    A3: Twitter, Classroom, Videos and testimonials-We would immediately plead guilty because you see it everyday in our halls. #EduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    How much do I LOVE that we are on the same page with the SnoCones?? #EduAR
    In reply to @nortnik
  • teachergirl97 Jul 20 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    A3, Academic plans for struggling students. Behavior plans. Home visits. Positive referrals instead of negative. #EduAR
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    Skidding in 🏍 where are we, Barbara ?? #EduAR
  • Terencewhite23 Jul 20 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    A3: in addition, laughter in and out of the classroom is allowed! #relationships #eduAR
  • SaraKiffe Jul 20 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    A3: Meals made for staff and students in crisis, notes/cards written, silent auctions/spaghetti dinners to help. #Eduar
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    A3 Our campus also hosted a luncheon for district specialists that worked with our students. There is a heart of gratitude there! #EduAR
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    A3: Being a Leader in Me and Lifhthouse School has given our Ss many leadership opportunities to be compassionate individuals. #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    A3: Remembering to take time to learn their story. Teachers @CentralCabotpK4 are masters at this. Love first. ❤️ #EduAr
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    A3: @Stuczynski_ELA & I have a plan to set a schoolwide PBIS goal of 500 positive parent phone calls for the year. #simmonslearns #eduAR
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    A3: During finals, a professor emailed me that she knew me and my ability. It meant a lot and showed me how much she cared #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    Yes he is! #EduAr
  • teachtoeach Jul 20 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    I agree, @CentralCabotpK4 is the best at this! #EduAR
    In reply to @bethhill2829, @CentralCabotpK4, @CentralCabotpK4
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    Q4: Let's talk #confidence. Why is it a critical success (soft?) skill and how do you help stretch and empower it? #EduAR
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    Absolutely essential. These small interactions are the life blood of the school. We cannot pass up these encounters. #EduAr
    In reply to @Terencewhite23
  • spiraledu Jul 20 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    I love that w/ #edtech its possible to capture moments of compassion like those! Don't need Guest speakers, S are the role models! #eduAR
    In reply to @bethhill2829
  • jenn_baxter Jul 20 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    A3 kindness wall, positive contact w families at the beginning of school, I do duties of teachers that are having a difficult day #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    Thank you! #EduAr
    • duncangrayiv Jul 20 @ 9:55 PM EDT
      Great way to tell the story of your school. Awesome pics!
      In reply to @bethhill2829
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    A4: Confidence is required to push limits, but staying humble is the key. Learn from mistakes and ask for help from others. #eduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    Join the #EduSistas next week as we welcome @teachermantrav and @TechNinjaTodd as our guests! You won't want to miss this! #EduAr
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    Coffee and hot chocolate for us New Yorkers most of the year! #EduAR
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener, @nortnik
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    Thank you for joining us for #EduAR tonight, Terrence!
    In reply to @Terencewhite23
  • bmilla84 Jul 20 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    A3: Ss & Ts spread kindness on & off campus! @the_kind_club monthly challenges, stationery bar for notes, community outreach, etc. #EduAr
  • Conine3rd Jul 20 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    A3: our admin did half day drawings between thanksgiving & xmas. They would come in, teach for a AM or PM &the Ts got a half day off 😎#eduAr
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    A4: I was not always confident in myself but realized that I needed to be. I want my students to be confident in their abilities. #EduAr
  • Terencewhite23 Jul 20 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    A4: confidence is what education is all about. It's all about a #growthmindset in your classroom! #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    Always stay humble & kind! https://t.co/NTGBsdcrPP @cpoole27 #eduAR
    In reply to @megan_hacholski, @cpoole27
  • jenn_baxter Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    Positive referrals!!!! Awesome! #EduAR
    In reply to @teachergirl97
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    Asking for help requires a certain level of confidence too. Humility and vulnerability are so huge. #eduAR
    In reply to @megan_hacholski
  • brynmw Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    Absolutely love this idea. #EduAR
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    A4: Students need to shine their lights and believe that they can accomplish great things. #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    Boom! #EduAr
    • brynmw Jul 20 @ 9:53 PM EDT
      That shows real commitment to learning. Would love if ed leader of BC to jump in #bcedchat one day. #EduAR maybe I'll invite...
      In reply to @bethhill2829
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    A4 building confidence comes from experiencing success-real success that was struggled to reach #EduAR
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    A4: We do that too in the winter... well you can't really call it winter compared to what New York has! @teresagross625 #EduAr
    • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:58 PM EDT
      Coffee and hot chocolate for us New Yorkers most of the year! #EduAR
      In reply to @BarbaraGruener, @nortnik
  • colston_kendra Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    A4 It teaches students to have a "can do anything" attitude without being fearful of failure. #EduAR
  • Hahne_KingEle Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    A4 Ss need to be able to move frwd confidently & make strides as individuals. Give times to collab, practice, & be able to own it! #eduar
  • cimcfall Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    Without confidence there is no desire to succeed or even try. We should be building spirit instead of squashing it! #eduar
  • mrswhitneyj Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    A3: Can't fully explain this pic in 140 characters, but I feel ❤️ & 😀 when I look at it. #EduAR
  • whitnergarten Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    #EduAr A1: putting positive spin on feedback: "I wonder what would happen if.." how about..." encourages more open collab & communication.
  • Conine3rd Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    Or sonic drinks! #eduAr
    In reply to @Lindsey_Bohler
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    A4: Get to know my Ss and what their strengths are. Give them opportunities to shine in classroom or school. #EduAr
  • Terencewhite23 Jul 20 @ 10:00 PM EDT
    A4: confidence is like fuel to a fire. The more fuel given, the bigger the fire. #EduAR
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:00 PM EDT
    A4: #EduAr
  • mkgasaway Jul 20 @ 10:00 PM EDT
    Agreed! When Ss realize their own growth and successes- WOW! Also, having someone they know believes in them! #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:00 PM EDT
    Thank you for being here tonight, Julie, to sail the 7 CS with us. It's rocky because the #eduAR educators are making are waves.
    In reply to @woodard_julie
  • teachergirl97 Jul 20 @ 10:00 PM EDT
    A4, confidence is what propels Ss and Ts forward. Build hope and trust and watch the confidence levels soar! #EduAR
  • CarrieLair Jul 20 @ 10:00 PM EDT
    A4: CONFIDE is part of confidence. S's have to know they can trust us to help them feel safe. Building their confidence does that. #EduAr
  • teresagross625 Jul 20 @ 10:01 PM EDT
    Nice joining the chat ladies! Have a wonderful evening! 💕💜☺️ #EduAr
  • InfosEconomie Jul 20 @ 10:01 PM EDT
    Ars Industrialis reçoit Paul JORION et Geert LOVINK, le 21mai 2016 #EduAr https://t.co/k8uChnUrUv
  • mrswhitneyj Jul 20 @ 10:01 PM EDT
    A4: Ss are more likely to do hard things when they THINK they can. We need to set our Ss up for success! #EduAR
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 10:01 PM EDT
    A4 Success breeds success. Students won't feel confident if they don't have challenges that meet them where they are. #EduAr
  • duncangrayiv Jul 20 @ 10:01 PM EDT
    A4: Instill enough confidence in students & staff so that failure is seen as an opportunity to grow, not a moment to quit. #EduAr
  • JulesKReynolds Jul 20 @ 10:01 PM EDT
    A4: Building confidence happens at an individual level. You have to know your students and how to motivate them! #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:01 PM EDT
    A4: Scaffolding. We need to come alongside of those that we are working with. Encourage the heck out of them, in good and bad times. #EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:01 PM EDT
    Our #eduAR hour on the high Cs is flying by. Q5 in one minute.
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:01 PM EDT
    Thank you for listening to us, and for always watching! #EduAr
    • JohnnyKey_AR Jul 20 @ 10:00 PM EDT
      You guys are kind. You all are the leaders, I just want to learn what @ArkansasEd can do to empower you and remove burdens and barriers!
      In reply to @bethhill2829, @ArkansasEd
  • mrsbranchk Jul 20 @ 10:01 PM EDT
    A4:Confidence,coupled with positive self-talk is so important esp in our girls! They must believe to achieve!❤ it when Ss get fiesty. #eduar
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    The power of "yet". #eduAR
    In reply to @colston_kendra
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    A4: Model failing forward. sometimes it takes seeing to build confidence. #EduAr
  • Conine3rd Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    I think our Admin just wants to be in the classroom. I swear They love it more than we do 😆 #eduAr
    In reply to @Lindsey_Bohler, @NewberrysArt, @mrswhitneyj
  • mleggett89 Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    A4: Confidence, or lack of, is a huge obstacle for learning. Celebrate every tiny victory!! #EduAr
  • laffoon_jon Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    A3. Community outreach, amazing staff, alumni NFL stars giving back, & national documentaries about our STEM learning-GUILTY! #EduAR
  • Lindsey_Bohler - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    A4. Build Confidence. Build Dreams. #EduAR
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    Thank you @bethhill2829 for an amazing chat! #EduAr
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    A4 students grow their confidence when they learn their passions, as well - good opp for #geniushour #EduAR
  • AdrianaDiaz04 Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    A4: Ss need confidence so they don't give up when a task gets hard. They may not always get that encouragement at hm. #EduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • debkukuk Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    A4: Confident kids = stronger performance in all areas! Important to acknowledge even small accomplishments/growth. #EduAr
  • mydesk_not Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    #EduAR Serve as a constant encourager.♥️what you said "The first step in helping your Superheroes soar is to identify what makes them fly."
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    Thank you @BarbaraGruener for an amazing chat! #EduAr
  • 4thgradefrenzie Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    Q4: A LOT of cheering and uplifting goes on in our classroom! When a S is struggling another S or T will just start cheering for them #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
    A4: There are so many lessons to be taught/learned in wins and losses. It's in these moments, true greatness/confidence is developed. #EduAR
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 10:03 PM EDT
    A4 Students need to feel unconditional acceptance to build confidence. #EduAr
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 10:03 PM EDT
    A4 We build confidence in students when they know we believe in them! Relationships are everything! #EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:03 PM EDT
    And TRENDING!!!!! #EduAr #bam
  • mrswhitneyj Jul 20 @ 10:03 PM EDT
    Oh trust me, I am the lucky one!!! #eduar #seslearners @SheridanSES
    In reply to @MsJachymiak, @SheridanSES
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:03 PM EDT
    This my friends is an example of a true Lead Learner!!! @JohnnyKey_AR #EduAr
    • JohnnyKey_AR Jul 20 @ 10:00 PM EDT
      You guys are kind. You all are the leaders, I just want to learn what @ArkansasEd can do to empower you and remove burdens and barriers!
      In reply to @bethhill2829, @ArkansasEd
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:03 PM EDT
    A4 also confidence is contagious; as a student builds confidence it grows, by desire, exponentially #eduar
  • bmilla84 Jul 20 @ 10:03 PM EDT
    A4: Confidence sparks the desire to do more! We need to support/encourage Ss to take risks that open the doors to new possibilities! #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:03 PM EDT
    Q5: Switching gears to healthy #connections. How might #empathy for/with your teammates help foster caring connections schoolwide? #EduAR
  • JohnnyKey_AR Jul 20 @ 10:03 PM EDT
    A4 Love this question. Students who learn how to positively resolve conflicts will carry that into adulthood. #EduAr
  • teachtoeach Jul 20 @ 10:03 PM EDT
    Yes! Praise and encouragement go a long way for Ss, and Ts when struggling. I love this! #EduAR
    In reply to @4thgradefrenzie
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:04 PM EDT
    A4: Instead of saying "you are so smart", praise effort. This shows students that hard work pays off and takes the stress away. #EduAr
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 10:05 PM EDT
    A4: Mostly celebrating progress and rewarding effort. #EduAR
  • Lindsey_Bohler - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:05 PM EDT
    Well of course! #EduAR is Rocking!!
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:05 PM EDT
    A5: It is important to care about each other as teachers and work together. As @TeachFurther told me, it takes a village. #EduAr
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 10:05 PM EDT
    A4: Trying to know all Ss stories and getting them to shine and show confidence in everything they do...this goes for staff as well #EduAR
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:05 PM EDT
    A4 confidence coming from learning success- supporting new learning w/ scaffolding can be helpful #EduAR
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 10:05 PM EDT
    Q5: Ss notice when Ts care for other Ts. #empathy, #caring and #compassion can be contagious. #eduAR
  • jenn_baxter Jul 20 @ 10:06 PM EDT
    A4 students develop confidence when they see us make mistakes and be totally transparent about our mistakes #EduAr
  • Terencewhite23 Jul 20 @ 10:06 PM EDT
    A5: great question! If Ts have strong connections with each other, it will trickle down to the Ss through positive modeling. #EduAr
  • FunMusicLady Jul 20 @ 10:06 PM EDT
    A4: We can instill confidence in Ss by asking them higher level questions in which there are multiple answers/connections for them. #eduar
  • teachergirl97 Jul 20 @ 10:06 PM EDT
    A5, we are all on the same team and have to be supportive of one another to accomplish great things. #EduAR
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 10:06 PM EDT
    Exactly. The small successes are as important. #eduar
    • mleggett89 Jul 20 @ 10:02 PM EDT
      A4: Confidence, or lack of, is a huge obstacle for learning. Celebrate every tiny victory!! #EduAr
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:06 PM EDT
    #eduar is on fire!!
  • valerietilton Jul 20 @ 10:06 PM EDT
    Hi #EduAR! Valerie from FL joining! So excited to be with you!
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:06 PM EDT
    Here are the details; it's a really good tool for conflict resolution! https://t.co/YyRr3c5mNb #eduAR
    In reply to @drtfulenwider, @bethhill2829
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 10:06 PM EDT
    A5: True empathy builds a culture of kindness. It's a spark that turns into a raging fire! #EduAR
  • debkukuk Jul 20 @ 10:07 PM EDT
    A5: Teammates are all in different place on continuum. Important to value what each of us has to bring to the table. Support. #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:07 PM EDT
    So do our Ts! We bring it around the first Monday of every month, in the afternoon for a pick-me-up. #EduAR
    In reply to @jody_mcclenny, @annabrooks05
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:07 PM EDT
    A5: Analyzing the root of the actions, rather than the "fruit" is key. Need to understand perspective. #EduAR
  • Lindsey_Bohler - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:07 PM EDT
    A5. Be a REAL person. I never want to be different b/c I'm the principal. #EduAR
  • Flood1Tracy Jul 20 @ 10:07 PM EDT
    A4: See where our S's want to be-help them set goals. Celebrate and help them see when they get there-at times -shoot higher #EduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • mrsbranchk Jul 20 @ 10:07 PM EDT
    A5: Ts brains are like Ss they must be afirmed & firing positive vibes. How can deflated Ts lift Ss if they are down? Lift up!! #eduar
  • Hahne_KingEle Jul 20 @ 10:07 PM EDT
    A5 Students know their environment and thrive when educators and staff are connected and kind too. #EduAR
  • 4thgradefrenzie Jul 20 @ 10:07 PM EDT
    Q5: #connections & #empathy w/ teammates not only creates a positive, fam environment, but it also models positive relationships 4 Ss #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:08 PM EDT
    A5: Meeting people where they are gives us unique insight into what they are actually going through, Ts and Ss alike. #EduAR
  • JulesKReynolds Jul 20 @ 10:08 PM EDT
    A5: Connecting with coworkers makes the day more fun and models authentic friendships for students. #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:08 PM EDT
    Hey #eduAR crew ~ I think I'm getting C sickness from the waves of positivity and JOY you are all creating! Q6 up in one minute.
  • JohnnyKey_AR Jul 20 @ 10:08 PM EDT
    A4 My mom tells story of her 2nd grade teacher, told her she was smart, so she believed she was smart! Gave her confidence to succeed #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:09 PM EDT
    Amazing work tonight, @BarbaraGruener! So thankful for #EduAR.
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener, @BarbaraGruener
  • apadalino Jul 20 @ 10:09 PM EDT
    Jumping in late A1: I would model active listening and let the student practice. Love @PVLEGS for speaking and listening skills #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:09 PM EDT
    @BarbaraGruener you are rocking #EduAr tonight! Your cape is flying in the wind!
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:09 PM EDT
    Empathy, Barbara? I ❤️you! Great questions here! #EduAR
  • cimcfall Jul 20 @ 10:09 PM EDT
    Seeing healthy positive relationships is good for their social/emotional development. Sadly for some, we are all they see. #eduar
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 10:09 PM EDT
    A5: Empathy is complex and comes from w/in...I have found it is more difficult for staff to show empathy for Ss #EduAR
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 10:09 PM EDT
    Can't formulate my thoughts on this one, so I'm borrowing this answer. #EduAr
    • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:07 PM EDT
      A5: Analyzing the root of the actions, rather than the "fruit" is key. Need to understand perspective. #EduAR
  • MrRussoRH Jul 20 @ 10:09 PM EDT
    A5: pay it forward #EduAr
  • mleggett89 Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    A5: We are a team..I desire for my colleagues to be successful, no competition!! Ss will see how we lift up each other and follow #EduAR
  • whitnergarten Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    #EduAr A2: make mistakes in front of Ss and recover gracefully. Learn things from Ss, be curious yourself...
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    This makes how we interact with colleagues extra important and significant for Ss. #model #eduAR
    In reply to @cimcfall
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    We are thankful for the people who add value to the #EduAr convo!
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    Hi April. I'm so delighted you're here. Jump on into the rockin' waters of our high Cs. #EduAR
    In reply to @apadalino, @PVLEGS
  • bmilla84 Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    A5: We do the house system & say that we're 5 Houses=1 School! We're all in this together! We do staff outings, vertical teams, etc #EduAr
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    Agree. Ss are looking at us and following our steps. #eduar
    • Hahne_KingEle Jul 20 @ 10:07 PM EDT
      A5 Students know their environment and thrive when educators and staff are connected and kind too. #EduAR
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    Keeping these questions in mind when working with your team will always help you !!!! #EduAR
  • mrswhitneyj Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    A5: Ss will notice if Ts have positive relationships or not. Ts should be models of how to connect & show respect & empathy! #EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    Thank you for your kind affirmation. Q6 in one minute. #EduAR
    In reply to @_on11
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:10 PM EDT
    It's the "why" behind the "what" that is most important. However, it is what it neglected most often in the heat of the moment. #EduAr
    In reply to @megan_hacholski
  • laffoon_jon Jul 20 @ 10:11 PM EDT
    A4. Relationships, respect, and recognition build up students and lead to confidence... #EduAR
  • colston_kendra Jul 20 @ 10:11 PM EDT
    A5 It creates an environment of trust and respect for each other.#EduAR
  • GSmit4Character Jul 20 @ 10:11 PM EDT
    A5: We make connections by our attitude towards those we work with. #EduAr
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 10:11 PM EDT
    A5b: Ss usually are very empathic towards each other but this goes back to question 1 on communication and having Ss solve problems #EduAR
  • apadalino Jul 20 @ 10:11 PM EDT
    love video for reviewing speaking skills. #EduAr
    In reply to @twoguysde
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:11 PM EDT
    I C what you did there, my friend!! #eduAR
    • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:08 PM EDT
      Hey #eduAR crew ~ I think I'm getting C sickness from the waves of positivity and JOY you are all creating! Q6 up in one minute.
  • nortnik - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:11 PM EDT
    A5: Each of our students have a story and that story is important to them and it is important that we as educators know them. #EduAr
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 10:12 PM EDT
    A5. It shows you are engaged, interested and value the other person's thoughts. Again, it's all about relationships. #EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:12 PM EDT
    Q6: How do you unleash the power of #collaboration to elevate #empathy and create magic in your #character building? #EduAR #JoyfulLeaders
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:12 PM EDT
    Exactly!! Confidence in students BUILDS confidence in students !! Yes!!! #eduAR
    • JohnnyKey_AR Jul 20 @ 10:08 PM EDT
      A4 My mom tells story of her 2nd grade teacher, told her she was smart, so she believed she was smart! Gave her confidence to succeed #EduAr
  • valerietilton Jul 20 @ 10:12 PM EDT
    A5: Empathy is feeling what another is feeling. Understanding a difficult situation even when it affects us negatively. #EduAR
  • Flood1Tracy Jul 20 @ 10:12 PM EDT
    Looked at traumas that affect T's and S's and worked to support. Added more fun with staff input. Work in progress, but good start. #EduAR
    In reply to @writenoelle, @_on11
  • smanhart4 Jul 20 @ 10:12 PM EDT
    #EduAr (putting my kids to bed).A2 I work growth vs fixed mindsets from day 1. I encourage, support, & try to show it's worth it!
  • FunMusicLady Jul 20 @ 10:12 PM EDT
    A5 Making true connections changes "what can I do for kids" to "what can WE do for kids!" We pitch in and help each other! #eduar #teamwork
  • laffoon_jon Jul 20 @ 10:13 PM EDT
    Thanks @Lindsey_Bohler @nortnik @bethhill2829 for letting me stop by! #Eduar learners are the best!
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:13 PM EDT
    Working with your team !! #eduAR
    In reply to @mleggett89
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:13 PM EDT
    A6: District mandated a Second Step curriculum for Fridays. The conversations that blossomed out of this were stunning. #EduAR
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 10:13 PM EDT
    A6: Throw every idea into the ring and to as many people as possible. Use my PLN as inspiration, motivation, encouragement. #eduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:13 PM EDT
    THIS is an AmAzInG group of @JoyfulLeaders; we're glad you were here at #EduAR tonight.
    In reply to @laffoon_jon, @Lindsey_Bohler, @nortnik, @bethhill2829
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 10:13 PM EDT
    @BarbaraGruener amazing chat tonight great job! I appreciate your knowledge in all areas called "kids!" #EduAR
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:13 PM EDT
    A6: As teachers, we cannot do it alone. We need each others support in order to help us rise. #EduAr
  • apadalino Jul 20 @ 10:13 PM EDT
    great posters! #eduAR
    In reply to @CarrieLair
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:14 PM EDT
    You rock Jon! Thank you for being a model of transparent learning as a district lead learner. #EduAr
  • GSmit4Character Jul 20 @ 10:14 PM EDT
    A6: Like all values or life skills we teach they are instilled by direct teaching, experiential activities & vicarious experiences #EduAr
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 10:14 PM EDT
    #collaboration invites us 2 experience the other in ways working alone won't. Perspectives r broadened when points of view r shared. #eduAR
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 10:14 PM EDT
    A6 #eduAR
  • mkgasaway Jul 20 @ 10:14 PM EDT
    S I poured into as parapro walked up after 5+yr w/arms around me.I had to look closely to see who it was.Impact doesn't end #it'swhy #EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:14 PM EDT
    Seriously, I feel like I am retweeting your every insight! Thank you for sharing your reflections and wise thoughts with us. #EduAR
    In reply to @megan_hacholski
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:15 PM EDT
    A6: #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:15 PM EDT
    A6: Second Step allowed us to build bridges across cultures that regular instruction could not have helped us accomplish. #EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:15 PM EDT
    Yes yes yes!!! #bam #EduAr
    • FunMusicLady Jul 20 @ 10:12 PM EDT
      A5 Making true connections changes "what can I do for kids" to "what can WE do for kids!" We pitch in and help each other! #eduar #teamwork
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:15 PM EDT
    Thank you for stopping by #EduAR
    In reply to @AaronGr58249640
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 10:15 PM EDT
    A6 Synergy makes everything better. I'm honored to work with the greatest team. When we finish a project together we're unstoppable #EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:15 PM EDT
    And this is why I have a Pinterest board just for @woodard_julie sketch notes. :) #EduAr
  • apadalino Jul 20 @ 10:16 PM EDT
    A2: Model curiosity! Love the inquiry approach to get Ss curious about a topic or get them asking questions about topics of interest. #EduAr
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 10:16 PM EDT
    Agreed! However posters can't replace the power of relationships, connections and constant verbal reminders. #eduar
    In reply to @CarrieLair
  • mrsbranchk Jul 20 @ 10:16 PM EDT
    @capecms we have an awesome twitterless T who spearheads communtiy service projects all year. Ss love doing them with one another! #eduar
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:16 PM EDT
    I had NO idea how much fun it would be to be at the helm with #EduAR this evening. WoW. Q7 in one minute.
  • Rogers_Suzanne Jul 20 @ 10:16 PM EDT
    Thanks @woodard_julie #eduAR
    In reply to @woodard_julie, @woodard_julie
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 10:16 PM EDT
    A6 Collaboration goes beyond having friends at work. We share our work and count on each other to make it awesome. #EduAr
  • clangston_AR Jul 20 @ 10:16 PM EDT
    My child struggles with confidence in edu setting. I hope her T will do the things #eduAR is chatting about this year!
  • cimcfall Jul 20 @ 10:16 PM EDT
    Giving opportunities for discussion. Engage in open ended conversations that may direct them in ways they have never thought before. #eduar
  • 4thgradefrenzie Jul 20 @ 10:16 PM EDT
    Q6: YES! This answers it perfectly! #EduAR
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 10:17 PM EDT
    A6 Collaboration is powerful when it results in positive interdependence and collective efficacy. #EduAr
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 10:17 PM EDT
    A6: As a principal I have to bring my A game everyday for the Ss, Tt, and parents of FT Elm! I will do better on 2017-18! #EduAR
  • laffoon_jon Jul 20 @ 10:17 PM EDT
    Thanks @BarbaraGruener for an awesome chat! #EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:17 PM EDT
    Set up a conference and let them know about your hopes and dreams for her! #EduAR
    In reply to @clangston_AR
  • mrswhitneyj Jul 20 @ 10:17 PM EDT
    A6: I'm starting morning tubs this year as a time for Ss to develop social skills.. working TOGETHER to problem solve & make friends! #EduAR
  • lauriesmcintosh Jul 20 @ 10:17 PM EDT
    Sad to miss #EduAR chat this week w/ a bunch of my favourites. Can't wait to join next week! Amazing responses everyone. Thanks for sharing!
  • valerietilton Jul 20 @ 10:17 PM EDT
    A6: When Ss are working together make it a point to build them up with positive words! Model what it means to be a supp team player! #EduAR
  • FairConsistent Jul 20 @ 10:17 PM EDT
    The power of collaboration is released when listening becomes a cultural norm. Respect for ideas builds trust and inspires. #EduAr
  • RobLunak Jul 20 @ 10:17 PM EDT
    A6 share multiple perspectives to build relationships. Tell stories to show how much those relationships matter #EduAr
  • PrincipalTam Jul 20 @ 10:17 PM EDT
    A6: Resources like those found at @HarperforKids help to frame this path for Ss AND adults in schools. Trust+Empathy support Collab. #EduAr
  • whitnergarten Jul 20 @ 10:18 PM EDT
    #EduAr A3 #kindnessrocks at our school! Deliberate and open conversations about empathy from day 1!
  • smanhart4 Jul 20 @ 10:18 PM EDT
    #EduAr A5 Ts become more 'human' to Ss when they see Ts having fun, showing concern, etc., for each other. Trickle down effect. :)
  • mrsbranchk Jul 20 @ 10:18 PM EDT
    I hope so too! If they know I'm sure they Will! Teachers are amazing! #eduar
    In reply to @clangston_AR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:18 PM EDT
    Q7: And finally, let's talk #contribution. How will you make sure that ALL stakeholders know they matter & are valued and valuable? #EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:18 PM EDT
    A6: DREAM BIG with your school family! Think beyond limits. #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:18 PM EDT
    That would be fantastic! What if all educators did these things... #EduAr
    • clangston_AR Jul 20 @ 10:16 PM EDT
      My child struggles with confidence in edu setting. I hope her T will do the things #eduAR is chatting about this year!
  • JulesKReynolds Jul 20 @ 10:18 PM EDT
    A6: Collaborating with my PLN is great! Sometimes the best learning comes from collaborating w/ students and letting them lead. #EduAr
  • bmilla84 Jul 20 @ 10:18 PM EDT
    A6: It's about actively participating and working towards common goals! Thankful to work w/ amazing collaboration partners! #EduAR
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:19 PM EDT
    A6 this is loaded!! Collaboration is 🔑. Being connected and truly empathetic fills your ❤️& brings you JOY❤️#EduAR
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 10:19 PM EDT
    A7: Make sure all Ss voices are heard. Integrate #edtech to allow this to happen for active and passive leaders. #eduAR
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:19 PM EDT
    A7: I will say that we are a team and send positive emails home to parents. I want ALL of my students to know they are valued. #EduAr
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 10:19 PM EDT
    Awesome. When learning becomes dialogue between Ss and Ts. #realitypedagogy #eduAR
    In reply to @JulesKReynolds
  • mydesk_not Jul 20 @ 10:19 PM EDT
    A6: Collaboration is one of my favorite Cs because it encourages wkg together,🔗ideas, communication, problem solving, co-creating... #EduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • AmyBraswell726 Jul 20 @ 10:19 PM EDT
    A6 In my classroom, collaboration helps build community and relationships. We become a family&families care about each other. #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:19 PM EDT
    My pleasure. It warms my heart and makes me happy to be included with my passionate #EduAR friends! #JoyfulLeaders
    In reply to @laffoon_jon
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:20 PM EDT
    Pinwheels for Peace is an AmAzInG project every Sept. 21st! #EduAR
    In reply to @NewberrysArt
  • mleggett89 Jul 20 @ 10:20 PM EDT
    A7: Smile and be authentic with Ts, Ss, and parents. Let them know you are on their team and cheering. Be the good! #eduAR
  • debkukuk Jul 20 @ 10:20 PM EDT
    A6: Teachers need time together; feel comfortable to take risks w/minimal boundaries! Amazing the plans that evolve involving kids! #EduAr
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 10:20 PM EDT
    #edtech is a great platform for our more introverted Ss. #eduAR
    In reply to @megan_hacholski
  • megan_hacholski Jul 20 @ 10:20 PM EDT
    Thank you @BarbaraGruener for a wonderful chat! #eduAR
  • apadalino Jul 20 @ 10:20 PM EDT
    A3: Giving tree to support families. Starts with a Back to School event. It seen daily throughout the school. It is the culture. #EduAr
  • Hahne_KingEle Jul 20 @ 10:20 PM EDT
    A6 Collaboration moves to an individual to a team who moves mountains & stays on course. #EduAR
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:20 PM EDT
    A7: Going to steal @Stuczynski_ELA + @megan_hacholski idea. Have Ss write shout outs for the good that they see in others then post. #EduAR
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:20 PM EDT
    A7: #EduAr
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 10:21 PM EDT
    A7 We should notice contributions from all. But we should also expect contributions from all. #EduAr
  • clangston_AR Jul 20 @ 10:21 PM EDT
    A7: We are welcoming in about 100 community members before school begins to ask what can our school do for you and how mite u help us?#EduAr
  • PrincipalTam Jul 20 @ 10:21 PM EDT
    A7: Stakeholders feel they are valued through the WORDS & ACTIONS we choose. It comes through each & every action&inaction we make! #EduAr
  • AmyBraswell726 Jul 20 @ 10:21 PM EDT
    A6 Collaborating with my team unleashes the power of all our ideas & energy 2 support & encourage each other to be the best WE can be #EduAr
  • Rogers_Suzanne Jul 20 @ 10:21 PM EDT
    #EduAr @FairConsistent
    In reply to @FairConsistent, @FairConsistent
  • JulesKReynolds Jul 20 @ 10:21 PM EDT
    A7: Communication is key and making sure everyone has a voice, a way to make a difference,and be a part of the learning environment. #EduAr
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:21 PM EDT
    Yes!!! #EduAr
    • mleggett89 Jul 20 @ 10:20 PM EDT
      A7: Smile and be authentic with Ts, Ss, and parents. Let them know you are on their team and cheering. Be the good! #eduAR
  • Lindsey_Bohler - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:21 PM EDT
    Thanks #EduAR for a great Chat tonight! @BarbaraGruener You Kept us all on FIRE!! Need to turn in for the night! See you all next Thursday!
  • cimcfall Jul 20 @ 10:21 PM EDT
    A7take it from whole group to small group to individual if needed to build confidence for students that are more hesitant than others #eduar
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:22 PM EDT
    A7: share our school's story and brand it so no one doubts the WHY of it. #EduAr
  • AdrianaDiaz04 Jul 20 @ 10:22 PM EDT
    A7: Be open to suggestions & invite other to share their ideas. #EduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:22 PM EDT
    A7: At a camp, we used paper bags and put an encouraging note in each persons bag for them to keep. It was great to spread kindness. #EduAr
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:22 PM EDT
    A6 I've never added so many notes to a chat before / but gosh, the questions!! Go beyond connecting to collaborating #EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:22 PM EDT
    Sweet dreams. Thanks for letting me be a part of something so GREAT! Cape up and crusade on. #EduAR
    In reply to @Lindsey_Bohler
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 10:22 PM EDT
    A7 If all are part of the decision making process they will carry the project as their own. #EduAR
  • GSmit4Character Jul 20 @ 10:22 PM EDT
    A practical guide to teach 16 values and life skills from Amazon, B&N - Instilling Touchstones of Character #EduAr
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:22 PM EDT
    #EduAR has definitely made the list...add it, @DMooreSpanish. You missed out on a gem tonight!
    In reply to @megan_hacholski, @BarbaraGruener, @DMooreSpanish
  • Flood1Tracy Jul 20 @ 10:23 PM EDT
    Great chat!! Glad to have been a part of it. #EduAR
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener, @Lindsey_Bohler
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 10:23 PM EDT
    A7: Inviting family members/guardians into learning experiences and inviting myself to observe Ss in extra-curricular activities. #eduAR
  • jenn_baxter Jul 20 @ 10:23 PM EDT
    A6 Key to collaboration is building authentic relationships which naturally leads to empathy. It's about being REAL! #EduAr
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 10:23 PM EDT
    A7: Listen. Learn about the people you work alongside & shine a light on their strengths #EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:23 PM EDT
    @BarbaraGruener you rocked it tonight! Thanks for all you do in our profession and for kids! You are one of my fav #JoyfulLeaders! #EduAr
    • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:22 PM EDT
      Sweet dreams. Thanks for letting me be a part of something so GREAT! Cape up and crusade on. #EduAR
      In reply to @Lindsey_Bohler
  • JohnnyKey_AR Jul 20 @ 10:23 PM EDT
    A7 Meaningful stakeholder engagement is vital in AR ESSA plan & likewise to local plans. Collaboration with Ss Ts and Ps is key #EduAr
  • RobLunak Jul 20 @ 10:23 PM EDT
    A7 listen! Give everyone a voice #EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:23 PM EDT
    And it's almost time to say goodnight, #EduAR Thanks for a fantastic chat. Here's your launch into greatness! #JoyfulLeaders
  • bmilla84 Jul 20 @ 10:23 PM EDT
    A7: Welcome all stakeholders in & let them know that they are valued!! Share your school's story w/ others!! Celebrate others! #EduAr
  • AdrianaDiaz04 Jul 20 @ 10:24 PM EDT
    Thank you for hosting #EduAr chat. I enjoyed learning from so many wonderful people.
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener, @Lindsey_Bohler
  • _on11 Jul 20 @ 10:24 PM EDT
    Love this. If WE are not writing the narrative of our school, someone else will...and from there, we cannot control the outcome. #EduAR
  • BillieCorley Jul 20 @ 10:24 PM EDT
    #EduAr A:3 Meeting in the summer to wish our classmate good luck at her new school. #seslearners @Lindsey_Bohler
  • PrincipalTam Jul 20 @ 10:24 PM EDT
    A7: Our work is ESP hard b/c of this: EVERYTHING we do/don't do makes PPL feel valued-or NOT valued. We must be self-aware&vigilant! #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:24 PM EDT
    I'm super thankful that you joined us, Tracy. I'm eager to go back and read all of the #EduAR reflections. Happy new year!!
    In reply to @Flood1Tracy, @Lindsey_Bohler
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:24 PM EDT
    Cultivating that PLN grows all of us !!! 🚜#eduAR
    In reply to @JulesKReynolds
  • smanhart4 Jul 20 @ 10:24 PM EDT
    #EduAr A6 My main collaborations happen w/ms band @AjlarnerAngela. We bring our 2 band programs together often. 2 groups of Ss seem as 1.
  • jstevehiggs Jul 20 @ 10:24 PM EDT
    @BarbaraGruener grateful for your moderating skills and thought-provoking Qs tonight. #eduAR
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 10:25 PM EDT
    Simple and true. #eduar
  • mydesk_not Jul 20 @ 10:25 PM EDT
    #EduAR Thank YOU for being my Superhero & encouraging the modeling of enthusiasm & approaching "every day as an opportunity." #CapeUp
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:25 PM EDT
    Truly it was my JOY. I am thankful to have been invited to be at the helm AND learn and grow alongside my #EduAR #JoyfulLeaders ~ Cape up!
    In reply to @bethhill2829
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:25 PM EDT
    Join us next week as @teachermantrav and @TechNinjaTodd bring the heat and spark up the reading and writing convo! #EduAr
  • Hahne_KingEle Jul 20 @ 10:25 PM EDT
    A7 Impact can be seen through engagement, smiles, activities, & relationships. Own your story #EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:26 PM EDT
    I'm so glad that you were here! Let me know if I can ever help energize your #character building! #EduAR #JoyfulLeaders
    In reply to @jstevehiggs
  • whitnergarten Jul 20 @ 10:26 PM EDT
    #EduAr A4: confidence helps students get back up after fails..lots of good books about persistence: Mistakes that Worked, Rosie Revere, etc
  • AmyBraswell726 Jul 20 @ 10:26 PM EDT
    A7 Build real relationships. Create a classroom family that listens and responds respectfully to each other. #EduAr
  • teachtoeach Jul 20 @ 10:26 PM EDT
    Can't wait! Reading/Writing ... my faves! #EduAR
    In reply to @bethhill2829, @teachermantrav, @TechNinjaTodd, @Lindsey_Bohler, @nortnik, @KidsDeserveIt
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 10:26 PM EDT
    A7: Listen before giving an answer...it is ok to tell a Ss or Tt you need to think before an answer is giving to some questions #EduAR
  • Amy_Davis121 Jul 20 @ 10:26 PM EDT
    @BarbaraGruener Thanks for a great chat!!! #inspired #EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:26 PM EDT
    Thanks for joining us! #EduAr
    • mydesk_not Jul 20 @ 10:25 PM EDT
      #EduAR Thank YOU for being my Superhero & encouraging the modeling of enthusiasm & approaching "every day as an opportunity." #CapeUp
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:26 PM EDT
    OH so important! I have to work every single day in every single interaction to listen to understand rather than respond! #EduAR
    In reply to @AaronGr58249640
  • AmyBraswell726 Jul 20 @ 10:27 PM EDT
    A7 And be intentional about connecting with families in real and authentic ways. Keep the lines of communication open wide and listen #EduAr
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:27 PM EDT
    Loved this great session of PD in my PJs!!! Thanks for inviting me! Plz consider adding this GLOBAL EVENT to you calendars! 🌎#EduAR
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:27 PM EDT
    I'm super excited that you could join us, Amy. Keep on crusading for GOOD. Cape up! #EduAR
    In reply to @Amy_Davis121
  • GSmit4Character Jul 20 @ 10:27 PM EDT
    A7: No meaningful growth will occur in school without relationships amongst staff that are meaningful #EduAr
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 10:27 PM EDT
    Another inspiring #EduAr chat tonight! Thx @BarbaraGruener for your good work!
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 10:27 PM EDT
    Fun fun fun #eduar. Special thanks to @BarbaraGruener for the great questions and @nortnik @bethhill2829 @Lindsey_Bohler for moderation!
  • 4thgradefrenzie Jul 20 @ 10:27 PM EDT
    Thank you @BarbaraGruener! Tonight was on 🔥! #EduAr
  • MsJachymiak Jul 20 @ 10:28 PM EDT
    @BarbaraGruener @bethhill2829 Thank you for inspiring me as a pre-service teacher. You are amazing! #eduAR
  • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:28 PM EDT
    @GordonTredgold ⭐️ on empathy and inspiring your team. ⭐️ #EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:28 PM EDT
    I love this! @CentralCabotpK4 teachers let's do this! #CEtribe #EduAr
    • woodard_julie Jul 20 @ 10:27 PM EDT
      Loved this great session of PD in my PJs!!! Thanks for inviting me! Plz consider adding this GLOBAL EVENT to you calendars! 🌎#EduAR
  • mrswhitneyj Jul 20 @ 10:28 PM EDT
    A7: My being transparent, welcoming visitors into our classroom, & letting Ss have a voice! #EduAR
  • AaronGr58249640 Jul 20 @ 10:28 PM EDT
    This might have been the most powerful twitter chat of the summer! It rocked! #EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:28 PM EDT
    Thanks for being here Rusty! #EduAr
  • apadalino Jul 20 @ 10:28 PM EDT
    A4: Ss develop confidence when they find success in areas they are struggling or noticing mistakes we make. #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:28 PM EDT
    It went WAY too fast, but certainly made waves that I hope will stick for some time to come! Great idea swap; thanks for joining #EduAR
    In reply to @4thgradefrenzie
  • GSmit4Character Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    Thanks Barbara for a great job tonight. You're the best. #eduar
  • RustyMayInc Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    Always an honor #eduar
    In reply to @bethhill2829
  • valerietilton Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    A7: Try to involve all stakeholders in decision making. Asking others for input is saying "I see you and you matter" #EduAR
  • bethhill2829 - Moderator Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    Let me just say how WOW it is that you have already decided to be a connected educator! Bam! #EduAr #JoyfulLeaders
  • DavidGeurin Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    You're too kind. But that's super encouraging. Thank you again! #EduAr
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener
  • debkukuk Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    A7: More smiles, friendly inquiries and consciously making an effort to be present in the moment. #EduAr
  • BarbaraGruener Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    Always a pleasure to learn and grow alongside role models like you, Gary. Thanks for being here at #EduAR tonight!
    In reply to @GSmit4Character
  • smanhart4 Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    #EduAr A7. I tell them. I show them. My Ss know I'm in it for them. I live & breathe it. Ss, Ps, Ts all have impact in my teaching.
  • Rogers_Suzanne Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    #thanks @BarbaraGruener #EduAR
    In reply to @BarbaraGruener, @AaronGr58249640, @BarbaraGruener
  • BillieCorley Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    #EduAr A6: I plan to do more compassion activities with my Ss this year, make cards to send to troops, nursing homes, etc. @Lindsey_Bohler
  • AmyBraswell726 Jul 20 @ 10:29 PM EDT
    Love this! Challenge accepted! Thanks for leading us tonight! I got in late, but I'm so glad I didn't miss it! Awesome job! #EduAR