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Amazing Benefits of Taking a Short Course

Ask a Tech Teacher

Too often, we think ‘taking a class’ requires a commitment of weeks–or months–to master the topic.

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Strategically Embedding Edtech to Reach State Tech Standards

Digital Promise

The post Strategically Embedding Edtech to Reach State Tech Standards appeared first on Digital Promise. Marketplace

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How to Thank a Teacher

Ask a Tech Teacher

I found this article in my mailbox the other day, from The Tech Edvocate. This has been such a trying time for parents, students, and our teachers. Check out these great ways to say thank you that anyone can do: HOW TO SAY THANK YOU TO TEACHERS.

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Identifying the Best Supports for Personalization

A Principal's Reflections

We know for a fact that everyone learns differently. While a one-size-fits-all approach served its purpose for some of us, it doesn’t meet the diverse needs of kids today.

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Increasing Equity and Access: A Canvas Case Study of Virtual Arkansas K-12

Virtual Arkansas, a fully online school, had a mission to provide high-quality courses in rural and urban areas throughout the state. How would they simplify content creation while enhancing learning? Discover 3 key insights to transform your classrooms.

Data Privacy Checklist for Startups: Things to Consider


Data Privacy for Startups. Starting a new business can be challenging, but incorporating data privacy from its inception need not be. However, data privacy is rarely considered in the face of new ideas, marketing efforts, and other things.

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How to Showcase Your Skills when Applying for Your First Job

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This article is for recent graduates, either from high school or college, ready to look for a first job.

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Designing Opportunities for Deeper Discussions in World History Classrooms

Digital Promise

The post Designing Opportunities for Deeper Discussions in World History Classrooms appeared first on Digital Promise. Classroom Management Educators Learning Sciences Research Researchers

15 Edtech items to include in your back-to-school checklist for teachers


The anticipation of the new school year can cause anxiety for some teachers since we want everything to be up and running from the start. We all have a back-to-school checklist for teachers that we’ve perfected over the years.

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How to develop K-12 open educational resources


Have you ever considered creating your own open educational resources (OER)? When you build your own, you can differentiate instruction and support every student with the specific learning content they need.

Unlock the Power of Formative Assessment

Learn how a thoughtful formative assessment approach can help teachers understand where students are in their learning, inform instruction, and in turn, positively impact student learning outcomes. Get the guide today!

Sleep and Cognitive Functioning

EdNews Daily

By Betsy Hill and Roger Stark As the new school year begins, it is important to review some recent research about sleep and cognition. New information makes it even more clear how important sleep is to learning and memory, brain health, alertness and much more.

Classroom Tech Elevates Remote Learning

Ask a Tech Teacher

For over two years, many schools, parents, students, and teachers have struggled with how to teach remotely, and then–when can we go back to in-person learning. The education system is comfortable with teaching students face-to-face.

OPINION: Social and emotional learning may be the latest buzzword, but it’s really just good teaching

The Hechinger Report

I have been in education long enough to have seen my share of buzzwords come and go. When I started my career 10 years ago, teaching “grit” was all the rage, but that era of character education shortly met its well-deserved end (a topic for a different day).

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Step Up Your Syllabus – Hyperlink the Fun

Teacher Tech

Step up your syllabus and make it more fun by creating your syllabus in Google Slides™. Hyperlink help direct parents and students to the important information. The post Step Up Your Syllabus – Hyperlink the Fun appeared first on Teacher Tech.

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6 Tips for EdTech Evaluation by Adult Learning Institutions

Many continuing adult education institutions have turned to technology used by higher ed with the following benefits: elevates teaching and learning, scales to address changes in staffing, enrollment and budget, and protects student and institutional data.

Technology Allows Mentors to Meet with K–12 Students

EdTech Magazine

The pathway to careers in science, technology, engineering and math isn’t always clear for students. This is especially true for women, who make up only 28 percent of the STEM workforce. That stat is even worse for our women of color,” says Kendall Latham, education strategist at Dell.

Reach for Responsiveness: Strengthening MTSS/RTI Efforts with a More Responsive Approach

EdNews Daily

By Brooklin Trover Everyone knows the RTI Triangle with the red/yellow/green shading because it basically appears on every type of instructional resource. Unfortunately, the prominence of the triangle itself hasn’t been enough to provide educators with a deeper understanding of its intention.

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What You Might Have Missed in July–What’s up in August

Ask a Tech Teacher

Here are the most-read posts for the month of July: 9 Ways to Add Tech to your Lessons Without Adding Time to Your Day. Tech Ed Resources–Lesson Plans. 25 Websites for Lesson Planning. Tech Ed Resources for your Class–K-8 Keyboard Curriculum. 40 Websites to Teach Keyboarding.

Spiraling rents are wreaking havoc on college students seeking housing for the fall

The Hechinger Report

BERKELEY, Calif. When she transferred to the University of California, Berkeley, JoLynn Kelly split a bunk bed in a tiny loft apartment — and the $2,800 a month it cost to rent. This story also appeared in USA Today. “I

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6 Strategies for Using Actionable Data to Impact Student Success

Educators need effective tools to drive student success. The trend to use actionable, comprehensive data—like attendance, assessments, grades, and more—is an effective way to give teachers the visibility they need to make a difference. Videri gives teachers and administrators access to comprehensive, integrated data so they can easily filter, drill down, and analyze data—to get the information that they really need, when they need it, and improve student outcomes. Download the eBook today!

How to Schedule Assignments for Multiple Classes in Google Classroom

Teacher Tech

How to Schedule Assignments for Multiple Classes in Google Classroom by using the built in features in Google Classroom. The post How to Schedule Assignments for Multiple Classes in Google Classroom appeared first on Teacher Tech. Classroom Google classroom google Google Classroom

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Why teach digital writing to students in 2022?

eSchool News

The internet has changed writing forever. Have you ever thought of your students alongside Hemingway, Shakespeare, and other well-known writers? They are actually: All their messages, blogs, and social media posts go online today, together with novels, poems, or stories of professional writers.

Network of Expo Achievement Schools – Horizon Room Open Mic Sessions

EdNews Daily

The Horizon Room, hosted by the Learning Counsel, is a space for educators to come together to share challenges, solutions and innovations, or just bounce ideas off other like-minded professionals. Basically, it’s about everything on the immediate horizon for schools…hence the name.

PROOF POINTS: Researchers say cries of teacher shortages are overblown

The Hechinger Report

Ninety percent of schools have increased the number of substitute teachers on staff or are trying to, according to a July 2022 RAND report, but schools are struggling to find new hires, feeding into an overall perception of shortages. Credit: Terra Fontriest for The Hechinger Report.

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Keeping Students Safe and Productive on Devices

Speaker: Aaron Webb, Jamf

In our webinar, we’ll explore the full range of Jamf education products to protect students, including quick and easy tools for IT admins, powerful apps for teachers to ensure student safety anywhere, and parental engagement tools.

Teachers Love 4-Day School Weeks. Do They Work?


Four-day school weeks are increasingly being offered as a way to recruit teachers, but the research is mixed on the advantages and disadvantages of the schedule


Gen Z students are aiming for STEM careers

eSchool News

A majority of high school and college students chose STEM as their No. 1 preferred career path, according to a survey of 11,495 Gen Z students conducted by the National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS).


Kajabi Coaching: How to Build and Run Your Coaching Program

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Coaching is a great way to build relationships, develop skills and knowledge, and support people’s personal or professional development. To … Kajabi Coaching: How to Build and Run Your Coaching Program Read More ?. Online Coaching Online Course Software Coaching Kajabi Tutorials

Tech Ed Resources–Online Classes and Coaching

Ask a Tech Teacher

I get a lot of questions from readers about what tech ed resources I use in my classroom so I’m going to take a few days this summer to review them with you. Some are edited and/or written by members of the Ask a Tech Teacher crew. Others, by tech teachers who work with the same publisher I do.

White Paper: Enabling digital creativity with Augmented Reality in K12 education

We have conducted 2 research projects on teaching with AR. This research has been conducted with the UiO and the UiS. The resulting white paper is an in-depth look at the state of creative learning through the use of 3D modeling and exploration in AR.

Another school year launches, and a mention in Forbes!

Adam Watson Edtech Elixirs

Like many districts across Kentucky, tomorrow is Shelby County's first day of school: my ninth one since joining the district in 2014. Also tomorrow, back in the district where I live, my youngest daughter will be starting sixth grade. I'm definitely experiencing a lot of emotions as I look back both at my professional journey in Shelby as well as thinking about my daughter reaching the halfway point of her schooling. Today, however, was celebration and kickoff.

What is OER Commons and How Can it Be Used to Teach? Tips & Tricks


OER Commons is an open source of free resources for educators to use as they need

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Mastery learning can help close pandemic learning gaps

eSchool News

As the world emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic and prepares for its first post-pandemic school year, the results of a new Khan Academy survey of teachers offers hope for a brighter future and, at the same time, reaffirms education’s deep commitment to staying laser-focused on recovery.