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Hacking Education Audiobook

Hacking Education: 10 Quick Fixes for Every School: Hack Learning, Volume 1

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Publisher's Summary

Want to solve your biggest problems tomorrow? You have problems, but you don't have time for a five-year plan. You're tired of philosophy, research, and piles of data. You want practical solutions that you can implement immediately. You don't need a committee or another meeting. You need hackers - experienced educators who understand your school's problems and see quick fixes that may be so simple that they've been overlooked.

Hacking Education is the audiobook that every teacher, principal, parent, and education stakeholder has been waiting for - the one that actually solves problems. Listen to it today - fix it tomorrow! In Hacking Education, Mark Barnes and Jennifer Gonzalez employ decades of teaching experience and hundreds of discussions with education thought leaders, to show you how to find and hone the quick fixes that every school and classroom need. Using a hacker's mentality, they provide one Aha moment after another with 10 quick fixes for every school - solutions to everyday problems that any teacher or administrator can implement immediately. Imagine being able to walk into school tomorrow and eliminate:

  • Hours of wasted meeting time
  • Classroom management issues
  • Interruptions in planning time
  • The need for more books
  • Negative attitudes
  • Technology issues

If you want to improve teaching and learning at your school now, learn how to develop a hacker's mentality. Discover how to solve problems with:

  • Pineapple charts
  • The 360 spreadsheet
  • Glass classrooms
  • Track records
  • Marigold committees
  • The TQZ
  • More impactful hacks

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    Rachelle Wooten 12-28-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Practical ways to transform your learning environment!"

    I really liked the practicality of the ideas for "hacking education". My biggest takeaways were moving meetings to the cloud and making more effective use of teachers' face to face time. I also loved the ideas of teachers learning from observing their colleagues in the building using the pineapple chart. Great read for any educator looking to make a difference in their learning environment!

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    William Vann 10-11-15 Member Since 2015
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    "meh"

    some good stuff, but effective educators do most of this already. Hack 1 may work for some meetings or topics but not very practical in the long run. Perhaps the better hack would be how to provide better more efficient meetings for principals.

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    Jami Cope 05-03-16
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    "Good information, difficult to listen"

    It is painful to listen to this narrator. It is highly robotic and sounds something like my 3rd graders who struggle reading. It's hard to understand and pay attention with this type of narration. The information is helpful, but I am going to have to purchase an Ebook or paperback.

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    Bess 10-13-15
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    "Fantastic!"

    Ideas to use right away. An example of working smarter not harder which teachers must do in the classroom today.

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