You can find resources on my vendor page at My Ed Expert. Many free downloads on the site:    http://myedexpert.com/vendor/twosox21/

You can find resources on my vendor page at My Ed Expert. Many free downloads on the site:

http://myedexpert.com/vendor/twosox21/

Some of the resources found at My Ed Expert.

Some of the resources found at My Ed Expert.

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In this tutorial designed for classroom teachers, I talk about how a teacher should not have to stand in front of the class for more than 10 minutes at a time. By doing this you ensure your students are listening to what you are saying because the normal human attention span can last only ten minutes, and you give your students more time to become learners themselves.

In this Todd Talk I talk about one of the most important things teachers can do to make an impact on their students and that is to show you care. I call this the caring factor and it displays itself not only in academics, but in social/emotional needs as well.
That last day before the holiday break is usually a throwaway day where no teaching or learning takes place. Typically students are shown movies and sit passively for the day. What if instead we used this last day as an opportunity to learn since for the next coming weeks, students will not be exposed to learning from school.
This Todd Talk walks parents through what it means now that their child has been identified as gifted and how to have a conversation with them about what it means to be gifted.
Are you being purposeful about the way you physically set up your classroom? Is this setup conducive to your students being able to best learn? This talk will look at ways to set up your classroom and the reasonings for doing so.
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Twitter Chat for #gtchat

The topic was authentic learning and the transcript can be found at this link:

https://wakelet.com/wake/ba8775af-f87a-41e0-9910-aaa26bb16c3d

Book recommendations for various groups who are working with gifted students:

Parents

Teachers

Fiction Books for Kids about Gifted Kids

Social Emotional

Coordinators

Administrators

Thought Provoking

What I have read recently, am reading now, or plan on reading next

As a teacher, especially of gifted students, you have to be a life-long learner in order to keep up. One of the best ways to do this is to read thought-provoking books.