The Serious & Historic Importance of Media Literacy | Downloadable Posters for Media Literacy Week

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

At the bottom of this post, you'll also find a link to a fun set of downloadable posters for Media Literacy Week. See [link] How many have died just in Iraq since the 2003 invasion (see [link] )?

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

Ask a Tech Teacher

7% of high school students commit suicide, some because of cyberbullying: On October 7, 2003, Ryan Halligan committed suicide by hanging himself [after being cyberbullied by high school classmates]. The PDF can be viewed on the website or downloaded.

5 Way to Maximize Your Summer

The CoolCatTeacher

She has published four books for teachers and has maintained The Cornerstone For Teachers blog since 2003. You can download the show notes and see the archive at coolcatteacher.com/podcast.

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5 Ways to Maximize Your Summer

The CoolCatTeacher

Download the transcript here or scroll down to read it on this page. She has published four books for teachers and has maintained The Cornerstone For Teachers blog since 2003. Download the transcript for this episode.

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Google Docs can import old Office Formats, but exports them as new format

Educational Technology Guy

Instead, it will download the files as.docx,xlsx, and.pptx. You can also still download files in.odt,rtf,pdf.txt formats. This may cause a little bit of an issue with some users, including schools still stuck in Windows XP and Office 2003 or earlier. Google Docs will no longer export files into the old Microsoft Office Formats (.doc,xls,ppt). doc,xls,ppt). This will also affect Google Apps accounts. And Google Drive since that''s where everyone''s Docs are going.

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9 Resources for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

Ask a Tech Teacher

7% of high school students commit suicide, some because of cyberbullying: On October 7, 2003, Ryan Halligan committed suicide by hanging himself [after being cyberbullied by high school classmates]. The PDF can be viewed on the website or downloaded.

9 Resources for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

Ask a Tech Teacher

7% of high school students commit suicide, some because of cyberbullying: On October 7, 2003, Ryan Halligan committed suicide by hanging himself [after being cyberbullied by high school classmates]. The PDF can be viewed on the website or downloaded.

How to Transform Teaching with Tablets – From Tom Daccord & Justin Reich

EdTechTeacher

Over the past century, radio, television, video cassette recorders, desktop computers, laptop computers, handheld devices, tablets, and cell phones have all been heralded as potentially transformative classroom tools (Cuban, 1986, 2003). >> Download the first chapter of iPads in the Classroom: From Consumption and Curation to Creation for FREE. This article was first published in the May Edition of Educational Leadership from ASCD.

EdSurge Article Recommends Edtech Efficacy Portfolios - Here's Ours

MIND Research Institute

Fuster, 2004; Schneider & Chein, 2003), schemas and heuristics (e.g., Our recent ebook, Demanding More from Edtech Evaluations , offers a deeper dive into our approach, and you can download it here. 2003).

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Awesome Virtual Online Field Trips

MSEDTechie

Google Earth - Explore the geography of both land and sea (free download). Helens changed in the three-year span between 2003 and 2006 with these 360-degree panoramas. Creating an online virtual experience for your students is easy with these great tools.

The New Media Consortium: its sudden death and what comes next

Bryan Alexander

I’ve known and worked with the NMC people since around 2003. Downloading relevant research reports while I can! Yesterday many of us learned to our shock that the New Media Consortium ( NMC ) was going to be liquidated.

Make your mark on Dot Day

Educator Innovator

Fun Fact: Terry chose September 15 because the original publishing date of The Dot is September 15, 2003!) To get started, sign up to download our Educator’s Handbook and visit our gallery of past projects. What is International Dot Day?

The New Media Consortium: its sudden death and what comes next

Bryan Alexander

I’ve known and worked with the NMC people since around 2003. Downloading relevant research reports while I can! Yesterday many of us learned to our shock that the New Media Consortium ( NMC ) was going to be liquidated.

Smartphone Learning

IT Bill

By using Google Drive or Archive.org , media can be made available for students to download offline, when they may be without a WiFi connection as well as for those students with limited data plans. ANDERSON, T (2003).

Personal Stories: How Teens Connect with StoryCorps and Podcasts

MindShift

Isay began StoryCorps in 2003 after years of producing radio documentaries that relied on dialogues for content. Already, the app has been downloaded by refugee groups, State Department officials, ebola survivors and a surprising number of young people around the globe, he says.

Just Wanderful! Living Books Are Back!

The Daring Librarian

Not any of our iBooks, MacBook Pros, eMacs (2003), or brand spanking new iMacs. The new apps have updated teacher activities you can download as PFD''s - Here''s an example: Living BooksL Classroom Activities Overview from gwyneth jones Right away, I was really tempted to spend $4.99

CyArk: digitally preserving and sharing our vulnerable heritage

NeverEndingSearch

Founded in 2003, CyArk (for cyber archive), is an international nonprofit dedicated to enhancing accessibility to and digitally preserving heritage sites for future generations. Don’t miss CyArk’s rich interdisciplinary downloadable lesson plan section. We’re losing the sites and the stories faster than we can physically preserve them. Ben Kacyra. Earthquakes and natural disasters are partly to blame.

5 things I’m embarrassed to tell you

The Cornerstone Blog

I started sharing ideas online back in 2003, and both education and the world in general changes so quickly every year. A podcast is like a free talk radio show you can listen to online, or download and take with you wherever you go.

Your classroom does not have to be Pinterest-worthy: Stay reflective on the WHY & avoid comparison

The Cornerstone Blog

Click the download button below and listen on the go. Even as late as 2003, there were only a handful of teachers who had access to digital cameras and the understanding of HTML coding to be able to upload those pictures and share them on their own websites. Can I make a confession? This is the time of year when classroom set-up photos are everywhere. Each photo we see has more clever ideas and adorable decorations than the last.

Why teacher-authors don’t give everything away free (& neither should you)

The Cornerstone Blog

I also had to create a preview file so that teachers could see what they’re getting, and not have to download (or purchase) dozens of different things hoping to find something that would meet their needs. Download the audio and listen on the go!

METC: Motivate, Engage, Transform, & Connect and Trogdor, Too!

The Daring Librarian

Tapped into Teacher Professional Development: an Online Community of Practice - 2003 - Like.ok, my first taste of a Virtual World & an education PLN was at TappedIn !

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A #BlackLivesMatter Leader At Teach For America

NPR Learning and Tech

Download. Terrenda White in her first year of TFA teaching, in 2003. He grew up in New Mexico and came to the city as a TFA corps member in 2003. She helped him raise his SAT math score 300 points, downloaded college applications for him and booked his first campus visit.

A #BlackLivesMatter Leader At Teach For America

NPR Learning and Tech

Download. Terrenda White in her first year of TFA teaching, in 2003. He grew up in New Mexico and came to the city as a TFA corps member in 2003. She helped him raise his SAT math score 300 points, downloaded college applications for him and booked his first campus visit.