A Few of My Fav #EdTech Things in 2014

The Innovative Educator

Looking back at 2014 I've come up with a few edtech resources I have relied on most for teaching and learning. Check em out and share yours.

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Higher education technology predictions for 2014

Mark Smithers

Well I missed out on writing a review for 2013 so I thought I’d get in reasonably early and write some predictions for what might happen in 2014. It will get louder in 2014. Expect MOOCs to continue to be the most high profile focus of academic angst in 2014. On-campus Edtech.

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It's Elementary When it Comes to #EdTech

A Principal's Reflections

As a practitioner I am always looking to learn how to better assist educators at all grade levels. Superintendent Scott Rocco provided me with a great opportunity to not only work with teachers in his district, but to also push me outside my comfort zone, which has always been secondary education.

BYOD Equity Panel at #SXSWedu 2014

EdTechSandyK

On March 5, 2014, I was privileged to moderate and participate on a panel on Bridging the Digital Divide with BYOD Equity at the SXSWedu conference in Austin, Texas.

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Top Web Links from 2014

Learning in Hand

This means I can easily see the most popular links I shared during 2014! I shared hundreds of links in 2014, and I''m proud that 8 out of my top 10 most clicked links are my own blog posts or creations. And as a bonus, below are my biggest tweets from each month of 2014.

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This is the Technology Idea That Will Revolutionize Education

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

Design Product Research & Insights Video creation eduCanon blendedclassroom differentiationtools edtech flippedclassroom formativeassessments interactivelearning realtimemonitoring screencasting teacherpreneur video videoscreencasting

Using EdTech to Enhance Science Learning

A Principal's Reflections

Miss Ginter’s Biology students at New Milford High School have been using Padlet as a forum to post answers to teacher created questions, as well as student created questions. A KWL chart on Mitosis was created in class, and the questions that students wanted answers to were posted on the Padlet.

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Crowdsourcing to Build the Ultimate Wall of ThingLinks at ISTE 2014

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

To say there was a lot going on at ISTE 2014 is an understatement! There were thousands of educators drawn together by our passion for EdTech.

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Three Reasons the Flipped Classroom is Here to Stay

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

Research & Insights eduCanon blendedclassroom differentiationtools edtech flippedclassroom formativeassessments interactivelearning realtimemonitoring screencasting teacherpreneur video videoscreencasting According to new research, the number of teachers flipping lessons is growing significantly. It''s not just for the most adventurous educators anymore. Click the headline to read the full post. Questions? Email websupport@epe.org.

EdTech You Should Know

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

EdTech You S hould Know is a new show in the Instructional Tech Talk network of podcasts, created and facilitated by innovative educator Jeff Herb. The episodes are less than 10 minutes and they are designed to offer educators a taste of the great EdTech that''s out there.

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A Curation of Resources for The Hour of Code 2014 (and Beyond!)

EdTechnocation.com

2014 Coding Computer Science CS CSEdWeek edtech Hour of Code ipad programming The Hour of Code will soon be upon us and it''s going to be the largest global learning event in history! Last year the Hour of Code reached 15 million users and 10 million girls just within 5 days!

Byte-sized Potential: Can Compassion & Citizenship Go Viral?

Teacher Reboot Camp

Byte-Sized Potential Effective Technology Integration Mobile Learning digital citizenship digital literacy edtech education technology mobile learning social media viral Part of the category, Byte-sized Potential.

Ways to Get Technology into Your Classrooms

Teacher Reboot Camp

Effective Technology Integration Tech Tips crowdfunding crowdsourcing edtech education technology technology Included in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with a new idea each day! I’ve been quite blessed to travel to over 20 countries and help teachers integrate technology even in places with very little funding. You can watch a video of me helping students in Ogulin, Croatia to get an idea of what this looks like in action.

31 Days of Digital Goodies

Teacher Reboot Camp

December is the month for advent calendars, so I’ve created the Digital Ideas 2014 Advent Calendar to give you a hands-on example of how this works. Effective Technology Integration advent calendar Christmas activities digital tech calendar edtech GAFE Google Google Education holidays Thinglink Included in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar. One way to engage students is to create interactive digital calendars.

Even More Resources for The Hour of Code 2014!

EdTechnocation.com

2014 Coding Computer Science CSEdWeek edtech Hour of Code programming Here''s a mid week Hour of Code Update!

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Digital Poets! Web Tools, Apps, & Lesson Ideas

Teacher Reboot Camp

Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching Mobile Learning edtech mlearning poetry writing writing with technology “Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.” by Robert Frost. April is National Poetry month.

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Are You Future Ready? via @OfficeofEdTech - A Question Kids Deserve!

Kleinspiration

However, as the 2014 Technology Teacher of the Year for Michigan (MACUL), I also understand the importance of incorporating STEM, or STEAM, activities into the classroom. How Are You Thinking About Educational Design?

Demand, district adoption, and silver bullets

K12 Open Ed

EdTech Update Uncategorized curriculum OER opened14 A few us have been pondering the question “ How can we best advance the adoption of OER in K-12? ” both online in this document and f2f at the Open Ed 14 conference.

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Ways to Get Technology into Your Classrooms

Teacher Reboot Camp

Effective Technology Integration Tech Tips crowdfunding crowdsourcing edtech education technology technologyIncluded in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with a new idea each day! I’ve been quite blessed to travel to over 20 countries and help teachers integrate technology even in places with very little funding. You can watch a video of me helping students in Ogulin, Croatia to get an idea of what this looks like in action.

31 Days of Digital Goodies

Teacher Reboot Camp

December is the month for advent calendars, so I’ve created the Digital Ideas 2014 Advent Calendar to give you a hands-on example of how this works. Effective Technology Integration advent calendar Christmas activities digital tech calendar edtech GAFE Google Google Education holidays ThinglinkIncluded in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar. One way to engage students is to create interactive digital calendars.

Innovating Pedagogy Report released - some great information included

Educational Technology Guy

2014 is the third year they have published the report, exploring innovations in teaching, learning and assessment. edtech educational technology pedagogy The Open University''s annual ''Innovating Pedagogy'' report has just been published.

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Five Apps That Enchanted Me in 2014 and I'm Taking with Me into 2015

mauilibrarian2 in Olinda

This is one of my favorites: Upcountry Maui #rainbow #imu Kalua turkey Mahalo Kumu Kukini & Hawaiian Class #HappyThanksgiving #365grateful #nofilter A photo posted by Linda Lindsay (@mauilibrarian2) on Nov 11, 2014 at 8:43pm PST And I followed H?k?le''a

2014 Global Education Conference - Day Two!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Tuesday, November 18th, is day two of the fifth annual Global Education Conference. We had a great opening day of sessions and keynotes, and the recordings of any sessions that have taken place are accessible on the conference recordings page. The list of Tuesday''s sessions, in US-Eastern Standard Time, is below. Unlike our opening day, Day two actually starts at midnight, US-Eastern Time!

EdTechnocation's 2014 EduBlog Award Nominees!

EdTechnocation.com

Nominations for the 2014 Edublog Awards is open until November 24th! For this year''s 2014 Edublog Awards I made four nominations for what I consider some of the best blogs and resources for teachers.

Considerations for #EdTech Purchases

The Innovative Educator

edtech Well into the 21st century, most schools acknowledge that for students to be prepared for college and career, they must have equity and access to technology. Providing technology resources is more than purchasing equipment and delivering it to a school. As we've learned from numerous other districts who've gotten this wrong ( east coast and west ), district-wide technology purchases can be a godsend or a disaster.

My top Android Apps for Educators

Educational Technology Guy

Google+ - this is how I connect with other educational, technology, and edtech professionals. I''m a huge Android user. I have my HTC One Smartphone and my own Nexus 7 tablet.

Redesigning and Rethinking Conferences-Reflections On #ASCD14

The Web20Classroom

Everything from Edtech to Teacher Leadership, I usually come away with lots of ideas for going forward or things to think about. I recently returned from a trip to Los Angeles where I attended the annual ASCD conference.

New! 30+ EdTech Resources Series

The Mobile Native

30+ BYOD and BYOT Resources 30+ iPad Resources 30+ QR Code Resources 30+ Mobile Learning Resources. BYOD BYOT iPads Mobile Learning QR Codes

The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

Securly

Now, we know that edtech has been proven to improve test scores and overall classroom engagement. But, how does the 2010 vision for edTech match what’s actually happening today? The cost, plus it’s easy manageability and durability, made Chromebooks a main player in the edtech game.

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CUE Leaders Integral in CA EdTech Blueprint Launch

CUE

The post CUE Leaders Integral in CA EdTech Blueprint Launch appeared first on OnCUE.

The Reinventing The Classroom Virtual Conference #reinvent14

The Web20Classroom

Taking place on Thursday May 1, 2014, educators will gather online to share in several strands : Teaching With Technology Student Devices Online Learning Subject Specific Edtech Creative Edtech Web 2.0 This is a really awesome time to be in the classroom. From Bring Your Own Device to Web 2.0 tools to students connecting across oceans, there are some pretty incredible things happening with learning.

K12 Blueprint - great resource for technology in education

Educational Technology Guy

There are toolkits with information and resources for developing and deploying technology initiatives, information on choosing the right device for your schools, software and apps, curriculum, news, research, and blogs from educators and edtech leaders.

Building Parent Engagement: Tell Your School’s Story

A Principal's Reflections

EdTech ideas for flattening those classroom walls and letting parents in. The following is a guest post from Alison Anderson , who is a former teacher, tech integrator and now education blog editor. She is active an active member of the EdCampPDX planning team and continually focused on working to improve education for students in Portland and beyond. Parent engagement has always been a very bright spot on my radar when thinking about keys to success for schools.

Reflections, Part 1: Hawaii Google Summit 2014

EdTechnocation.com

I''ve also presented at a few other local conferences in 2013, including the Kamehemeha School EdTech Conference and the Schools of the Future Conference. Now, fast forward to 2014.

Reflections, Part 2: Hawaii Google Summit 2014

EdTechnocation.com

In Part 1 of my reflection on the 2014 Hawaii Google Summit by +EdTechTeam , I shared my personal goal and the journey I took from last year''s summit until today. In Part 2 I''ll share my experiences, take-aways, and session resources from the 2014 Hawaii Google Summit.