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2 05, 2019

May Newsletter

By |2019-05-02T15:25:25+00:00May 2nd, 2019|Articles, Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Professional Development, Renzulli News, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Renzulli Learning Newsletter   Sharing Best Practices Ready, Set, Renzulli! This month’s Best Practice comes from Dr. Julie Ledworth, Gifted & Talented Teacher, from Fort Worth, Texas. In today’s fast-paced world, students need technology skills to keep up with new developments and compete in the workplace. As an educator, [...]

30 04, 2019

Tip of the Month: Manage Student Data and Ease Student Logins

By |2019-04-30T18:23:10+00:00April 30th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Professional Development|0 Comments

Single Sign-On Services Does your school use an “SSO” - a single sign-on service - to help your teachers and students easily manage passwords and access technology subscriptions seamlessly? Or are you often frustrated by students forgetting their passwords, using the wrong username, or simply taking too much precious [...]

27 03, 2019

Tip of the Month: Reporting Link Issues

By |2019-04-02T18:05:35+00:00March 27th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Professional Development|0 Comments

Bad Link?? Report It! Did you get an “OOPS Bad Link” error?  Or perhaps landed on a page that does not match the description in Renzulli Learning?  “Report It!” We have made great strides in removing bad links from the Renzulli Learning database, however, the Internet changes daily and [...]

28 02, 2019

February Newsletter

By |2019-02-28T18:36:10+00:00February 28th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Renzulli Learning Newsletter Content Highlight: March is Women's History Month How can Renzulli Learning help you and your students celebrate Women’s History Month? From historical figures like Rosa Parks to modern day heroines like Malala, celebrate all that women have accomplished! Click the button below for suggested activities!   [...]

26 02, 2019

Sharing Best Practices: Build Schema with Differentiated Lessons

By |2019-02-26T15:46:37+00:00February 26th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Newsletters, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

This month’s Best Practice comes from Mrs. Brittany Motes, elementary Gifted & Teacher from in Vernon, CT. One of my favorite ways to use the New Lesson feature in the Teach section of Renzulli Learning is to help students build schema when we introduce new topics! Over the next [...]

26 02, 2019

Managing Computers in the Classroom

By |2019-02-27T23:15:18+00:00February 26th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Professional Development, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Managing Computers in the Classroom How can we keep students on task when they have a window open to the entire world of knowledge and entertainment in front of them?  Devices in the classroom can be amazing but, alas, can also be a major [...]

26 02, 2019

Celebrating Women’s History Month

By |2019-02-27T23:04:10+00:00February 26th, 2019|Articles, Hints & Tips, Lessons, Professional Development|0 Comments

March is Women's History Month! From https://womenshistorymonth.gov/ The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in commemorating and encouraging the study, observance and celebration [...]

30 01, 2019

Black History Month: Engage with Expression Styles!

By |2019-02-27T23:21:41+00:00January 30th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Professional Development|0 Comments

Engage Your Students with Expression Styles for Black History Month! Grades 3+ and up Computer access - at least one per group Join our Twitter Challenge - See Below! Use the Power of the Profiler to group your students according to Expression Styles, then let them embark on [...]

30 01, 2019

Sharing Best Practices: Type III Investigations

By |2019-01-30T19:40:17+00:00January 30th, 2019|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Professional Development, Sharing Best Practices|0 Comments

Best Practice Sharing This month’s Best Practice comes from our Director of Professional Development and former grades 4-8 G/T Teacher in West Hartford, CT. Jeanne Pascon Are you ready to start Type III Investigations (aka:  Passion Project or Genius Hour) with your students? Start with Topic Shopping!  Hand this [...]

18 12, 2018

Locating Resources in RL: Holiday Edition!

By |2018-12-19T21:56:00+00:00December 18th, 2018|Hints & Tips, Lessons, Professional Development|0 Comments

Is your class getting a bit more “excited” each day as the winter break approaches? Looking for something to do that’s FUN and ENGAGING to keep their attention? Try this Winter Holiday Scavenger Hunt, teaching them good search skills along the way, and culminating in EXPRESSION STYLE presentations back [...]