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Top Webinars of 2015

In 2015 hosted 300 webinars – from gaming and code to literacy and art, we explored so many topics in education this year. Here are the top 10 webinars of 2015: Number 10 | 717 Live Attendees 1, 2, 3, 4, Foundations to Early Numeracy and More!

Google Classroom Updates! (Added Jan. 15, 2015)

2015 Android Apps Classroom GAFE Google Google Apps for Education iOS Updates More updates for Google Classroom! The amazing Google Classroom team added two great new features on January 15th. And now there''s even an app for Android and iOS!

The State of the Education Industry in 2015


The post The State of the Education Industry in 2015 appeared first on Edudemic. Articles Popular edtech education 2015 featured innovation online learningOn a micro level, education is very simply about helping students learn the concepts and knowledge they need to know. When you zoom out from that small focus and start to look at the methods, products, debates, issues, and infrastructure that are all focused on this one goal, the sheer size and complexity of the […].

Learning Resolutions For 2015

The Web20Classroom

So I hope you''ll join me in these Learning Resolutions for 2015. Normally with the start of a new year comes the inevitable New Year''s Resolutions.

Global Education Conference 2015 #globaled15

The CoolCatTeacher

Free, Online PD for Teachers The sixth annual Global Education Conference 2015 is a free week-long online event bringing together educators and innovators from around the world. This year’s conference will take place Monday, November 16 through Thursday, November 19, 2015.

A Look Back at Digital Promise’s 2015

Digital Promise

As we close 2015, I invite you to join me in reflecting on the year's events, our accomplishments and in looking forward to the year ahead. Also in 2015, we extended our Verizon Innovative Learning Schools initiative to 21 middle schools nationwide.

Top 10 Google Docs Posts of 2015

Teacher Tech

2015 is winding down, let the top 10 lists begin!! Here are my top 10 blog posts of 2015 for Google Docs.

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Ditch That Textbook’s Best of 2015

Ditch That Textbook

2015 was a whirlwind year full of change. Ed Tech best of 2015 edtech educational technology gafe google apps for educationIn education, Google Classroom was around for its first full year and became a mainstay in classes around the world. New tools like Periscope and Seesaw became more popular than ever. More and more educators became connected, joining Twitter, Voxer and other social media. For me and [.].

2015’s Top Education Technology Trends


The post 2015’s Top Education Technology Trends appeared first on Edudemic. Editor’s note: This piece was originally written by Katie Lepi and ran on February 28th, 2014. A lot has changed since then, so we’ve had author Kristen Hicks update this piece with the latest techniques and innovations. Each year, the New Media Consortium and EDUCAUSE release the NMC Horizon Report, which looks at the technology […].

Teachers' Top Educational Chrome Apps in 2015

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

July, 2015 Over the last weekend, we spent sometime sifting through our Chrome extensions archive and curated for you the list below. We singled out the the apps that have been most popular more. Chrome extensions

Technology I use on a Daily Basis - 2015 Version

Educational Technology Guy

Here's my updated version for Summer, 2015. In the past, I've written about the technology I use on a daily basis (see bottom of page for links). I'm a huge user of Google Apps and Evernote. They are my main work, and personal tools, and all of my devices work with them.

6 Updates to Google Classroom for Fall 2015

Teacher Tech

For Fall 2015, Google Classroom has 6 new updates Move a Post: Use the 3 dots on the assignment or announcement to move the post back up to the top of the stream.

ISTE 2015 Best of show


The following products are the winners of Tech & Learning’s annual ISTE Best of Show Awards. Techlearning Resources

My 2015 Chromebook Gift Guide

The Electric Educator

Chromebooks, by definition, are much less expensive than their Windows or Mac counterparts, but they have gotten even more affordable during the 2015 holiday shopping season.

Google Classroom Updates! (February, 25, 2015)

New Updates Released for Google Classroom on February 25, 2015! The Google Classroom Team is at it again with 4 more updates for Google Classroom. Three of them are specifically for the mobile apps. Let''s take a closer look! Customize the Classroom Header with Your Own Image!

Best 2015 Videos: STEM, STEAM, and Maker Education Theme

User Generated Education

Given my current interest in maker education , I decided to locate and post 2015 videos related to maker education, STEM, and STEAM. The 2015 Rube Goldberg Machine college nationals contest. One of my end of year rituals is finding and posting the years’ best videos.

ISTE 2015: (Re)designing tech-infused lessons for deeper thinking

Dangerously Irrelevant

Hope you will join me and Julie Graber in June for our ISTE workshop… Register here! Title. (Re)designing Re)designing tech-infused lessons for deeper thinking. Short description.

Education Grants and 2015 deadlines


Resources to Help You Reading a list of grant opportunities is just the beginning. What to do next and how to write a proposal so that you get the funds are the hard parts. Advice is all over the web. Techlearning News

Announcing the Winners of the 2015 Digital Innovation in Learning Awards!

Digital Promise

Today, we are thrilled to announce 16 stellar winners in the 2015 DILAs. And with that, meet the 2015 winners! Karen Cator is President & CEO at Digital Promise and can be reached on Twitter at @kcator.

It’s late 2015 and we’re still overblocking the Internet

Dangerously Irrelevant

It’s late 2015, we’re still overblocking the Internet, and the blame is on us as administrators… I read a post recently that stressed yet again how access to the wide range of the Internet is an equity issue.

CoSN 2015: 10 Reasons Flipped Classrooms Could Change Education

EdTech Magazine

Frank Smith A policy expert and author explains why using technology to leverage new forms of teaching excites both teachers and students. Classroom Collaboration Curriculum Digital Content Internet Management Online Learning Online Video

ISTE 2015: 6 Tech Trends on Education's Horizon, 2015–2020

EdTech Magazine

Frank Smith The influence of 3D printing, adaptive learning technologies and wearable technologies in the classroom is growing. Classroom Curriculum Digital Content Distance Learning Game-based Learning Leadership Management

12 Mobile Learning Trends to Watch Out For in 2015

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

May 7, 2015 We are at the juncture of a monumental period in the history of education where mobile technologies are driving learning.With the growing use of hand-held mobile devices and broad more. infographic

Top 10 Education Tweets of the School Year So Far – Fall 2015

The CoolCatTeacher

The top 10 education tweets of the 2015 school year so far include lots of sketchtnotes. Top 10 Education Tweets (August 1-October 9, 2015 on @coolcatteacher ). Vicki Davis (@coolcatteacher) August 1, 2015. Vicki Davis (@coolcatteacher) August 2, 2015.

My 2015 Apple Distinguished Educator Application Reflection

Two Guys and Some iPads

Over the course of the last month, I have worked to complete my Class of 2015 Apple Distinguished Educator Application. Hopefully at the end of the process, I will be able to join the Class of 2015 Apple Distinguished Educators!

Best Learning Websites of 2015

Graphite Blog

Here's our list of 2015's most wow-worthy websites and web-based edtech tools: A.D.A.M. Over the course of a year, we at Graphite look at a dizzying number of edtech tools. Invariably, a large portion of these end up being websites. In terms of access, Web-based tools tend to do the most for the widest number of students and teachers.

Could This Be One of the BEST Edu Conferences of 2015? #WGEDD


What Great Educators Do Differently - click here to connect to the conference homepage - I've always been "addicted to" professional learning. I was fortunate that during my first year of teaching my principal strongly believed in growing new teacher's skills and confidence.

#FETC 2015 Recap

The Electric Educator

Here are my top take-aways from the 2015 conference: 1. The 2015 Keynotes included the COO of Makerbot, designers of one of the top 3D printers in schools today. I had the opportunity to attend the Future of Educational Technology Conference (FETC) in Orlando Florida this past week.

World Education Games 2015! Math, Literacy, Science

iLearn Technology

What it is: You guys, the World Education Games is back again, taking place around the world October 13-15, 2015! More than 5 million students from over 200 countries and territories will participate in the games for 2015.

50 Free Online Courses For Educators: Spring 2015

TeachThought - Learn better.

50 Free Online Courses For Teachers: Spring 2015. Below is a list of 50 free online courses for teachers for Spring 2015, aggregated by Class Central. Go To Class | Next Session : 2nd Jan, 2015. . Go To Class | Next Session : 5th Jan, 2015. .

4 GINORMOUS Google Classroom Updates! (April 21, 2015)

You asked for it! You got it! The Google Classroom Team delivers again! Co-teacher support? Check! Create Assignment and Announcement drafts? Check! Enter grades in advance? Check! Oh, and you now get email notifications for private comments, too! Check all the new features just released!

Three Thoughts on the Treatment of EdTech in the 2015 EdNext Poll on School Reform

Doug Levin

In 2015, the poll included 34 questions (not counting the a/b/c/d variations of some questions asked only to a fraction of the overall sample), only one (1) of which addressed the topic of technology in education.

4 Chrome Extensions September 2015

Teacher Tech

Here are another 4 Chrome extensions you and your students may find useful. For the list of my blog posts on Chrome extensions, click here. Giphy Adding fun animated GIF’s to your Google Docs can be a great way to engage with students.

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180,000 Schools Prepare for Hour of Code 2015

EdTech Magazine

Frank Smith This year's worldwide coding event brings a new, Minecraft themed challenge to the table. Classroom Online Learning STEM

Ten EdTech Conferences to Attend before the End of 2015

Where Learning Clicks

The post Ten EdTech Conferences to Attend before the End of 2015 appeared first on Where Learning Clicks. Attending a conference is a great way to network and learn about what’s going on in the education industry, especially when it comes to edtech.

Tech & Learning Announces 2015 Awards of Excellence Winners


33rd ANNUAL AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE WINNERS ANNOUNCED BY TECH & LEARNING MAGAZINE Outstanding Education Technology Products Saluted NEW YORK, NY – (October 5, 2015) – Tech & Learning magazine today name. Techlearning Resources Contests

Notes from the 2015 Iowa STEM Summit

Dangerously Irrelevant

Here are my notes from today’s 2015 Iowa STEM Summit … Welcome , Lt. Sioux City CSD – opening a K-5 STEM specialty school in Fall 2015. Kim Reynolds & Mary Andringa. STEM should be a catalyst for active learning.