PBS to Present “Spotlight Education,” A Special Week of Programming Featuring Reports About America’s Students and New Models of Learning, September 12-17

EdNews Daily

In a one-hour special, FRONTLINE presents two films that build on its education reporting. “A Presented in partnership with the WORLD Channel. . This is an important documentary series for everyone. Please share this information.

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Wahoo! The 2013 Global Education Conference - Still Time to Present + Plan to Attend!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We''ve had 750 actual practitioner presentations since we started GlobalEdCon, all of which were recorded and are still available for free on the website to watch or listen to at any time. We also really hope that you will consider presenting. More information in presenting HERE.

Literacy in the New Media Age

Learning with 'e's

His book Literacy in the New Media Age, which was first published by Routledge in 2003, was prescient and far sighted. Kress, 2003, p. 2003) Literacy in the New Media Age.

CUE’d Up with Sarah Thomas – Episode 1 featuring #AdaKat


He has been in education since 2003 and was a 2017 CUE Leroy Finkel Fellowship Finalist. He has also presented at ISTE. She is a Google Certified Innovator, CUE Rockstar Faculty, and an ISTE Presenter. Present at ISTE and internationally (Zurich would be nice!).

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Tech Tip #102: Doc Saved Over? Try This

Ask a Tech Teacher

Tech Tip #81: I Have Office 2010; Everyone Else Has 2003–They Can’t Read My Stuff. She is webmaster for six blogs, CSG Master Teacher, adjunct professor in tech ed, an Amazon Vine Voice book reviewer, Editorial Review Board member for Journal for Computing Teachers , CAEP reviewer, CSTA presentation reviewer, freelance journalist on tech ed topics, a tech ed columnist for Examiner.com , and a weekly contributor to TeachHUB.

Why Esports in Schools is a Good Thing

ViewSonic Education

A 2003 analysis of 15 cases of school shooters found all but two suffered from social rejection. It may present the need to use public transportation, adjust to different regional cultures and share space with a roommate. Esports are here to stay.

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Spirals of Innovation in Schools – From Pockets of Excellence to Sustained Change from Beth Holland


And even if a teacher possesses the willingness to change their practice, without the support of their broader school community, that sustained change may not be possible (Zhao & Frank, 2003). This post originally appeared on EdTechResearcher.

Use Design Thinking to Develop Critical Skills for a Global Economy


Since the 1960s, as computers have become cheaper, smaller, and faster, they have replaced many of the routine tasks that people had previously completed, fundamentally changing the task composition of the labor market (Autor, Levy, & Murnane, 2003). 2003).

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].

Preparing Young Students for Home Row Keyboarding: An Unplugged Approach

Ask a Tech Teacher

Utah State University, 2003) is an elementary educator. I’ve long been intrigued by the physical keyboards teachers and homeschoolers use to introduce keyboarding to the youngest typists. I occasionally get questions from readers about them, but never have a good answer.

OPINION: Why every English teacher should assign Toni Morrison

The Hechinger Report

In Morrison, the past is almost always present. Being a black woman writer is not a shallow place but a rich place to write from,” Morrison told Hilton Als of The New Yorker in 2003. “It Because it was America and our ugly past, if not also our ugly present and future.

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A VR-based Approach to ADHD


At present, the rehabilitation of children with ADHD involves psychological counselling, medication, and behavioural therapies. These trackers registered the restlessness typically present in hyperactive children. 2,2, 2003, pp.104-13.

169 Tech Tip #78: Save a File so Everyone Can Read it

Ask a Tech Teacher

If the problem is that the recipient doesn’t have a current version of MS Word (say, you have 2010 and they have 2003), then save the doc as follows: go to File-save as.

This Neuroscientist Wants to Know Your Brain On Art—and How It Improves Learning


My first book was in 2003 (1*), and that book was all about connecting research with effective teaching. Research around the way humans learn is booming these days. Consider viral brain-based teaching trends and explorations of how the act of teaching shapes kids’ brains.

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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].

Rethinking How Scholarship Works at MLA17


Whitson and Helms’s booth will present both finished and in-process work from that special issue, as well as analyze the complications for traditional editorial assumptions when confronted with scholarly comic books.

Game-Based Learning Gains Steam in Higher Education: Triseum Raises $1.43 Million to Transform Educational Experiences for Students

EdNews Daily

Education, as an industry, is better served when academic rigor presents itself through experiences and technologies students naturally gravitate to.” . He worked on the 3D feature film Valiant in 2003, after which he worked on Ant Bully.

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


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). The pockets of excellence are ever-present and inspiring. This article was first published in the May Edition of Educational Leadership from ASCD.

Strategies for Surviving All Types of Assessments


About the Presenter. Vernice Jones received her bachelor’s degree in biology from Lane College in 2003. Whether you are a first-year teacher or a veteran teacher, classroom and system-wide assessments can be a time of high anxiety and stress for everyone involved.

4 Important Lessons from 15 Years in EdTech

Gaggle Speaks

One of my very memorable failures was in 2003, when I went to Austin ISD to present to the technology team as the final step of a large purchase.

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Using Google Tools to Personalize Learning #GoogleEduOnAir

Learning With Lucie

My 30 minute presentation during the 2016 Google Education on Air Conference was not enough time to tell the story of personalized learning, but it did give me a chance to give a shoutout to my state for being a leader in the personalized learning movement.

Focusing on a Safe, Supportive School Climate


During the presentation, Rogers and Greenblatt discussed several keys to successful implementation of SEL and RP. About the Presenters.

New Orleans’ uphill battle for more black and homegrown teachers

The Hechinger Report

In 2003, New Orleans’ seven universities handed out 265 bachelor’s degrees in education, according to federal data. In 2015, UNO granted 48 bachelor’s degrees in education, down from 136 in 2003. Kristi Walton works with a student. Photo: Courtesy of Firstline.

Social Identity and Mobile Technology

Connecting 2 the World

Cell phones and mobile technology has created a new level of social identity in which a person does not have to physically be present to categorize themselves or play a role expected when they perceive themselves as part of a group. In addition, group norms, values, and communication can influence an individual that may not be physically present; or, conversely, individuals can influence group norms, values, and communication (Campbell & Park, 2008; Sugiyama, 2012) from a distance.

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. We’ve done tons of projects together, from multiple Horizon reports to digital literacy briefings to webinars to presentations.

4 Important Lessons from 15 Years in EdTech

Gaggle Speaks

One of my very memorable failures was in 2003, when I went to Austin ISD to present to the technology team as the final step of a large purchase.

CUE 2015 Student Showcase highlights students projects, Two Bit Circus STEAM Carnival

eSchool News

Student presentations take place from 10:15 a.m. The Student Showcase has been a feature of the CUE conference since 2003, when it was produced by the California Department of Education. Annual showcase features innovative student projects.

Toca Life Apps and Contextual Therapy


Fey, Long, & Feinstack (2003) sought to outline "Ten Principles of Grammar Facilitation for Children With Specific Language Impairments" with research tie-ins relevant to all ages, but particularly for ages 3-8. 2003).

Chardon Local Schools Connects Directly to First Responders with an Instant Line of Communication

eSchool News

He has since served as the Geauga County Sheriff every since his unanimous appointment in 2003. . Date: Wednesday, May 13th. Time: 2:00 pm EST / 11:00 am PST. Learn how Chardon Local Schools in Ohio has transformed safety for their students and staff.

Expert Tips to Make Educational Travel Attainable for All Students


Olson, PhD, Researcher and Teacher at West Leadership Academy, Denver Public Schools, presented with Carylann Assante, CAE, Executive Director of SYTA and the SYTA Youth Foundation, in “ How We Helped 800 Students Participate in Educational Travel: Proven Tools and Tips.” About the Presenters.

Helping Others Along – Motivation Theory and the SAMR Model


In developing a favorable or unfavorable attitude toward an innovation, an individual may mentally apply the new idea to his or her present or anticipated future situation before deciding whether or not to try it.5 2003). New York: Free, 2003.

Who Should Bear the Cost of Data Interoperability in K-12 Education?


Each effort presents challenges and based on its experience, Empower is approaching things differently the second time around. From its founding in 2003, Empower’s team has used custom scripts and queries to pull data from SISs to create exportable files to send to their customers nightly.

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4 Steps for Designing an Online Assessment for Flipped Classroom

Fractus Learning

Students, within their group, can immediately reflect on this feedback and this presents a ‘peer-learning’ opportunity. 2003). Students were introduced to and prepared for using Socrative through a guiding set of slides presented to individual tutor groups. The Process.

America’s colleges struggle to envision the future of diversity on campus

The Hechinger Report

Krislov was vice president and general counsel at the University of Michigan in 2003 when the Supreme Court ruled in Gratz v. That sameness presents an admissions challenge.

OPINION: U.S. higher education at risk as DeVos moves to ax for-profit rules

The Hechinger Report

Among students who took out loans in the 2003–04 cohort, consider the percentage of them who defaulted within 12 years: • 17 percent for those who first attended a public four-year institution. • . Our system of higher education is built on the notion of risk and reward.

With the Help of Google and SF Muni, A Bus Sets Off to Serve City's High School Dropouts


The organization made its mark in 2003 when they created the nation’s first county jail charter school. But the decked-out bus, despite its inventive layout, presents its own set of obstacles. How many students can you fit onto a school bus? Legally—72. But what if those students weren’t heading to school, but already there—desks, computers, steering wheel and all?

Lenders: Segment your customers by context, not by data

The Christensen Institute

Most of the time, however, consumers’ actions are a reflection of their present circumstance and have little correlation with past choices. By the time he found a job in 2003, his debt had reached a level where he could “barely keep his head above water”. One of the reasons why practitioners find the Theories of Disruptive Innovation to be so effective is their causal nature.

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Resources and Links from Social Thinking™ Providers' Convention


I first learned about Social Thinking in probably 2003 (?) SLP Michelle Garcia Winner, the creator of the approach, caught up and chatted at ASHA and she encouraged me to put in a presentation proposal for this conference, so here I am.

Pat Farenga's "Starting to Homeschool" Webinar Series Starts on Friday

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Each Webinar will be a half-hour presentation by Patrick Farenga, followed by a half hour of questions and answers with attendees. " Starting to Homeschool " is a series of six Webinars for those interested in starting the journey to homeschooling, or just learning more about homeschooling.

A traditional model of organizational knowledge creation

Connecting 2 the World

Sometimes this content knowledge is transferred in the form of presentations, interviews, or workplace dialog. Intragroup competency: group process: Through the negotiation of group processes and interaction between members of the group, group norms and mental models are created (Boland & Tenkas, 1995; Conceicao, Heitor, & Veloso, 2003; Jehn & Mannix, 2001; Mohammed & Dumville, 2001; Moreland & Levine, 2001) which then become the basis for evaluating the group’s competency. 2003).