ISTE 2017 Schedule #iste17

The CoolCatTeacher

ISTE 2017 starts this weekend. I’ll do my best to “bring it” for those of you who add me to your busy ISTE 2017 program. Monday, June 26, 2017. ISTE 2017 Expanded Schedule. Monday, June 26 2017 – 9:15 am – 10:15 am.

2017 Predictions for American Education

Education Elements

Before we get too far into 2017 I like to reflect on what has been and make predictions for what the year ahead will mean for education. Outside of changes to our company, I predict 2017 will bring five major changes to education as a whole. Time and time again I find myself thinking “Darn, my predictions aren’t half bad but things are moving too slowly, slower than I expected.”

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10 great virtual field trips to check out in 2017

Ditch That Textbook

In 2004, I was about to start my first teaching job. That’s when I got introduced to the world. I went on a 10-day mission trip to Uruguay. We drove the streets of Montevideo, a world capital that reminded me a lot of life in the United States.

MAD About Mattering 2017 Kickoff! #appsthatmatter

The CoolCatTeacher

Last night we kicked off the MAD about Mattering 2017 project. The post MAD About Mattering 2017 Kickoff! Global Collaborative App Development From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Last year, we started with five schools.

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5 Costly Inventory Management Mistakes Schools Should Avoid

If your school is like most, inventory and/or asset management plays a critical role in daily operations

3 Trends Influencing eLearning In 2017

TeachThought - Learn better.

The post 3 Trends Influencing eLearning In 2017 appeared first on TeachThought. Trends & Shifts

Summer 2017 Learning Series-3 Rules For Attending Any Conference

The Web20Classroom

For the next several weeks I’ll be sharing posts that you can use for your summer learning. School may be out for many but the learning we do as educators can last even outside the classroom. These posts will take us through several different ways of extending your learning.

15 Top Educators to Follow on Twitter in 2017


The post 15 Top Educators to Follow on Twitter in 2017 appeared first on Edudemic. Teachers and educators can follow these 15 inspirational educators on Twitter to learn about the best and latest teaching trends directly from a source who knows what they're talking about.

The 3 Biggest K–12 Tech Trends for 2017

EdTech Magazine

By Meghan Bogardus Cortez Classroom tech and data will continue to boost learning outcomes. Blended Learning Business Intelligence Classroom Data Analytics Data Governance Makerspaces Personalized Learning STEM

Join SETDA: Affiliate Memberships Now Accepted

SETDA's Affiliate program connects non-profit education membership organizations with state leaders. SETDA's mission is to build the capacity of education leaders to improve learning through technology policy & practice. Benefits include: SETDA conferences, webinars and news feeds

7 Great Chrome Extensions To Help Your Students in 2017

My Paperless Classroom

The post 7 Great Chrome Extensions To Help Your Students in 2017 appeared first on TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network. Check out these 7 great Chrome Extensions for your classroom!

CUE Presents the LeRoy’s Big Idea 2017 Finalists


It was a challenging process, but in the end our selection panel managed to choose five Big Ideas to be represented at the CUE 2017 National Conference. The post CUE Presents the LeRoy’s Big Idea 2017 Finalists appeared first on CUE Blog. CUE is you, the educators.


Resources and Wrap Ups From #FETC 2017

The Web20Classroom

I spent the last week in warm and sunny Orlando attending the 2017 FETC Conference. This is one my favorite conferences of the year because of the quality of the sessions, the people and, of course, the learning.

15 hot edtech trends for 2017

eSchool News

To get a glimpse into what the next 12 months will hold for everything from professional development to digital learning, and from communication to virtual reality, 15 ed tech luminaries looked back on 2016 edtech trends to help predict what’s in store for 2017. It is one to watch for in 2017.

Discovery Education Monthly STEM Content Highlights – March 2017

Discovery Education

Download the March 2017 STEMtistic Image . The 2017 3M Young Scientist Challenge (YSC) has opened for entries and is looking for the most innovative thinker in America. March 29th, 2017 with #DESTEMChat on Twitter! March is National Women’s History Month! .


4 Ways to Use QR Codes with Students in 2017

Class Tech Tips

As you kick off 2017 with your… The post 4 Ways to Use QR Codes with Students in 2017 appeared first on Class Tech Tips. Last year I published my first book with Corwin Press, Deeper Learning With QR Codes and Augmented Reality: A Scannable Solution for Your Classroom.

10 TED Talks for Educators in 2017


The post 10 TED Talks for Educators in 2017 appeared first on Edudemic. TED Talks are short, informative, and often eye-opening talks given by leaders in their fields addressing all kinds of challenges.

Easy Ways to Upgrade an Assignment from 1900 to 2017

Teacher Tech

So what are some easy things we can do to teach like it is 2017 and not 1900? The post Easy Ways to Upgrade an Assignment from 1900 to 2017 appeared first on Teacher Tech.


Education Technology Trends for 2017: An Interview With Martin McKay.


I think 2017 is going to be an exciting year, there’s going to be a lot more cloud based technology than there was before and when classes and content are delivered in the cloud and via browsers, it means kids can access the same experience and content at home as they can in the classroom.

5 Education Stories To Watch In 2017

NPR Learning and Tech

The election of Donald Trump has changed the landscape for K-12 and higher education. In his annual New Year's predictions, NPR's Claudio Sanchez tells us what he thinks it all means. Image credit: LA Johnson/NPR

17 Things for Teachers to Try in 2017 (Infographic and FREE Download)

Shake Up Learning

The post 17 Things for Teachers to Try in 2017 (Infographic and FREE Download) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. 17 Things for Teachers to Try in 2017 #SUL #edtech Click To Tweet. 17 Challenges for Teachers in 2017! Get 17 Things for Teachers to Try in 2017 FREE Download!

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Classroom Technology: What’s New For 2017?


Cutting edge teachers will want to ensure that they're up to date on all the latest innovations so their students learn with the best technology of 2017. The post Classroom Technology: What’s New For 2017? appeared first on Edudemic. Articles Featured For Students Trends classroom technology edtech featured online tools student engagement technology

10-Minute Teacher | Top 10 Episodes of March 2017 #10mt

The CoolCatTeacher

Top 10 Shows of March 2017. 5 Tech Tools to Try in 2017 with Jennifer Gonzalez (Show #20). The post 10-Minute Teacher | Top 10 Episodes of March 2017 #10mt appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day.

A Look Back- CUE 2017 National Conference (Plus Puppets)


Looking back on CUE 2017, I am struck by the number of small moments in a venue so large it requires maps and guides. Ryan O’Donnell (@creativeedtech) March 19, 2017. Beth Heyden (@HeydenTech) March 18, 2017. Nancy Minicozzi (@CoffeeNancy) March 20, 2017.

What happened at Google I/O 2017?

The Electric Educator

May 17, 2017 was the opening session of Google I/O, an annual developers conference organized by Google. 2017 Google I/O Keynote Virtual Reality : Google has devoted a lot of resources to virtual reality. Starting in 2017, Google Expeditions will also support Augmented Reality tours.

T&L's ISTE 2017 Best of Show Awards Winners


Tech & Learning has announced the winners of the ISTE 2017 Best of Show Awards. Thanks to our team of advisors for sharing their time and expertise to explore the latest and greatest announcements f. Techlearning Resources Contests

​Updates, Upgrades and Overheard: What Was Unveiled at ISTE 2017


Flocks of educators and entrepreneurs have made their way down to San Antonio this week for the mecca of edtech conferences, hosted by the International Society for Technology in Education—better known as ISTE. The annual event brings together thousands of teachers all trying to find the latest news, gadgets and education tips (or in this year’s case, to hear a few words from podcast superstar Jad Abumrad ).

Call for Student Participation - 2017 STEM + Entrepreneurship Conference

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The 2017 STEM + Entrepreneurship Conference , a student-organized event, will be held ONLINE on Saturday March 4th, 2017 , and feature keynote speakers and crowd-sourced presentations by students in grades 6-12 and college. The 2017 Global Student Conference

10 add-ons to Google Classroom you MUST try

Ditch That Textbook

The basic functions of Google Drive and Google Classroom are only the starting point for the innovative and creative uses one can use in the classroom. Alice Keeler, my co-author in our upcoming book Ditch That Homework, proves that again and again.

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The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017


In December 2010, The Journal –“t he leading Technology based education publication for K-12 and higher education”– published an article with a 5-prong prediction for the following year. Will the cloud continue to reign? Will more schools embrace student-centric mobile devices?

The 2017 Honor Roll: EdTech’s Must-Read K–12 IT Blogs

EdTech Magazine

By Meghan Bogardus Cortez From gurus to classroom tech champions to communities, we’ve got the latest batch of top K–12 blogs. Classroom

Become an Apple Distinguished Educator in 2017!

Class Tech Tips

Applications are now open for the 2017 class. One of the most significant moments… The post Become an Apple Distinguished Educator in 2017! Have you thought about applying for the Apple Distinguished Educator program?

ISTE 2017: The ultimate game plan of what you can’t miss

eSchool News

In “ ISTE 2017: The Game Plan of What You Can’t Miss ,” Bryan L. Miller, educator community manager for Wonder Workshop, presented tips for how conference attendees can make the most out of ISTE 2017 from his own personal experiences of attending the conference.

15 Ideas and Tons of Resources to Try with Learners in 2017

Teacher Reboot Camp

Below are more than 15 ideas to try with your learners in 2017. Hope you have an incredible teaching year in 2017! 15 Teaching Ideas for 2017 from Shelly Sanchez Terrell. Learning Missions- Check out my new book in 2017, Hacking Digital Learning: 10 Missions That Skyrocket Achievement in Any Class ! Effective Technology Integration 2017 activities apps edtech education technology instructional methods Lesson Plans mobile learning web tools

15 of the Best Apps for Teachers in 2017 by @Sarah_Darren

My Paperless Classroom

The post 15 of the Best Apps for Teachers in 2017 by @Sarah_Darren appeared first on TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network. Every teacher knows, or quickly learns, that their job is much much more than teaching.

ISTE 2017: 3 Things to Look Forward To

EdTech Magazine

By Meghan Bogardus Cortez Whether you are prepping for #ISTE17 or planning to be #NotAtISTE, here’s a rundown of some of the big conference happenings. Classroom Curriculum Game-based Learning

Design Thinking Process and UDL Planning Tool for STEM, STEAM, Maker Education

User Generated Education

We ‘re also going to be sharing more details including redesigning makerspaces in the classroom in our presentation at ISTE 2017 in San Antonio on Monday, June 26 11:30 to 12:30. Post by Jackie Gerstein, Ed.D. jackiegerstein and Barbara Bray @bbray27. Crossed posted at [link].

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Catch the Flipgrid fever! 15+ ways to use Flipgrid in your class

Ditch That Textbook

If you haven’t heard of Flipgrid yet then you will soon be seeing it everywhere. I had my first experience with Flipgrid ( on March 2nd in a #Ditchbook chat.

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Android on Chromebooks! Here are some resources and apps to check out

Educational Technology Guy

Android has come to Chromebooks and is available on EDU Domains! This opens up a whole new world of possibilities with Chromebooks, adding thousands of great apps, features and capabilities.

10 strategies for lightning-quick feedback students can REALLY use

Ditch That Textbook

Using homework assignments to give feedback is pokey. Inefficient. Think about the length of the feedback loop for traditional homework assignments: Teacher assigns homework to students. Students take it home (maybe) and work on it (maybe). Students turn it in the next day.