Inform yourself as a teacher, about the changing educational landscape. Keep up to date with 21st Century pedagogies.
Websites such as Classroom 2.0, Emerging EdTech, edWeb.net, FreeTech4Teachers, Edudemic or EdReach can offer informative articles and online tutorials.
Project based learning is for authentic audiences and purposes and encourages students to drive their own learning. Take a look at the Buck Institute.
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