3D Printing News Briefs: January 5, 2018

Ask a Tech Teacher

Welcome to 2018, and the new year’s first edition of 3D Printing News Briefs – the 3D printing industry doesn’t stop for anything, not even midnight celebrations. We’ll kick. View the entire article via our website.

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Ditch That Textbook’s Best of 2018

Ditch That Textbook

That’s a wrap on 2018! Ed Tech Teaching best of 2018 ditch that textbook ditchbook best postsAs technology in the classroom continues to settle into the mainstream, we continue to see new players enter the space (like Wakelet, one I’m keeping my eye on). All the while, other mainstays like Google Classroom and Kahoot! continue to add new features and grow. Educators seem to have the […].

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Mobile Learning: 1998, 2008, 2018

The Journal

In its first decade, 1998-2008, "mobile learning" was all about getting devices into the hands of K-12 students and teachers. Palms initially proliferated; then Pocket PCs. In those early days, there was plenty of excitement and energy — for good reason — amongst the early adopters. Why didn’t mobile learning catch on, then

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Beginning the School Year With Connections: 2018

User Generated Education

These are the activities I used on the first day of school with my 2018 gifted classes of 2nd to 6th grade students (some similar to past beginning of the year activities and some new ones): Thumball Ice Breaker. I have written before about the beginning of the school year, Beginning the School Year: It’s About Connections Not Content. I begin all classes focusing on having the students make connections between each other and with me.

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Today’s Curriculum for the Higher Ed HR Leader

Speaker: Joseph Clay, Business Transformation Strategist at Oracle, and Jeffrey Haynes, Director with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

Today’s universities and colleges face many challenges ranging from reconciling financial pressures, to ensuring student success, to managing complicated workforce dynamics. One thing they all have in common: Their head of HR must align the HR function to best support the institution as it navigates this current landscape.

Top Posts of 2018

A Principal's Reflections

Here are my top posts of 2018. Get up and write! Well, this isn’t the saying that I abide by, but making the time to reflect and hammer away at the keyboard is something that I still consistently commit to doing. There are many reasons I continue to blog regularly, but the biggest is trying to add a practical lens to many of the ideas we either see or hear about on social media.

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Tech for 2018: 10 things worth trying this year

Ditch That Textbook

Here are some new -- and familiar -- ones to try in 2018. Tech tool options continue to grow. There's a lot out there. Icons via TheNounProject.com)The joy of teaching in the 21st century is that there's so much available for teachers and students to use.Sadly, that's also the frightening, crippling thing about it.There's so […]. Ed Tech 1:1 classroom blended learning chromebooks digital learning edtech educational technology elearning g suite gafe Google Apps googleedu laptops

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10 Edtech Tools to Try in 2018

EdTech4Beginners

The EdTech industry continues to grow with new products. These edtech products are available to educators and school administrators. Each one can make a big difference in your teaching and your students learning. Do you want to introduce a new product in the classroom? Here’s a complete list of must-try Edtech Resources and Technology Tools for Teachers: BOOK CREATOR. Insert Video: [link]. Any student can create, publish, and share online books using Book Creator.

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Educational technology survey 2018

EdTech4Beginners

Please spare a moment to complete my ‘Educational technology survey 2018’ – it will only take a few minutes (I promise!). Click here to participate! education edtech edtech survey educational technology teachers teaching

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Our favorite teacher memes for 2018

Neo LMS

So kick back and enjoy our collection of the best teacher memes of 2018. Full disclosure: Some of these are not from 2018, but we love them anyway. The post Our favorite teacher memes for 2018 appeared first on NEO BLOG. For our final post of the year we decided to have a bit of fun. When you think about hurricanes… Courtesy of Bored Teachers. When you’re impressed by how cunning a student can be. Courtesy of Reddit. When you identify with Grumpy Cat.

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Tech That Won’t Survive 2018

Ask a Tech Teacher

Let’s see which ones won’t make it in 2018. According to James Hutton, an IT specialist for Essay On Time, on-premise software will be on its way out after 2018: “On-premises software requires teachers to install the same software on each computer inside the computer room, which is incredibly time-consuming. While some of the techs are less likely to disappear overnight, they certainly will not be used that much in 2018.

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My List of Top Ten Videos of 2018

User Generated Education

I have selected some of my favorites from 2018. Not from 2018, but that’s when I first viewed it, and it has such great connections to maker education.). Adam Savage gives his annual “Sunday sermon” at the 2018 Bay Area Maker Faire. Watch Michelle Obama and Tracee Ellis Ross in conversation at the 2018 United State of Women Summit on May 5, 2018 Los Angeles. (I

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Fall 2018

EdTech Magazine

Fall 2018. eli.zimmerman_9856. Fri, 10/12/2018 - 14:45.

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What to Expect from Securly in 2018

Securly

Find out what student safety products are coming your way in 2018! The post What to Expect from Securly in 2018 appeared first on Blog. 2017 was a year of growth and innovation. Marketing EdTech Update parental controls parents web filtering

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What to Expect from Securly in 2018

Securly

Find out what student safety products are coming your way in 2018! The post What to Expect from Securly in 2018 appeared first on Blog. 2017 was a year of growth and innovation. Marketing EdTech Update parental controls parents web filtering

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Meet NEO at ISTE 2018!

Neo LMS

ISTE 2018 is the place where educator-tested strategies come together with proven resources for transforming learning and teaching. Judging by the last year’s edition, things look even more promising for the days to come: Meet NEO at ISTE 2018! NEO will be exhibiting at ISTE 2018, between June 25-27. We’re looking forward to meeting you at ISTE 2018! The post Meet NEO at ISTE 2018! It’s that time of the year again!

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Music for Armed Forces Day 2018

Ask a Tech Teacher

Many Americans celebrate Armed Forces Day annually on the third Saturday of May. It is a day to pay tribute to men and women who serve the United States’ armed forces. Armed Forces Day is also part of Armed Forces Week, which begins on the second Saturday of May. Holidays

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November 2018

techlearning

FEATURES SCHOOL LEADERS ADVOCATE FOR STUDENTS WITHOUT HOME INTERNET ACCESS By Eileen Belastock Here’s how these district leaders have addressed the issue of digital inequity. WHY STUDENT CREATION IS THE HARDEST/BEST FORM OF ASSESSMENT By Kerry Gallagher By using a creative assessment process, we can better measure mastery for students with a variety of skill levels.

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Top 5 Shows of 2018 – 10 Minute Teacher

The CoolCatTeacher

The post Top 5 Shows of 2018 – 10 Minute Teacher appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day. From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter This week is encore week on the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast. We’re counting down the top shows of Season 4 of the show. Season 4 started in July and runs through December!) I’ll keep this post updated as the shows are named!

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Meet NEO at BETT 2018!

Neo LMS

Bett Show 2018: Creating a better future by transforming education. The 2018 edition will bring together 850 leading companies, 103 exciting new edtech startups and almost 35,000 attendees — teachers, school leaders, instructional designers, and all in all curious people — from more than 100 countries. Well, this video speaks for itself: Meet NEO at BETT 2018! We’re really looking forward to meet you at BETT 2018!

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The EDTECH Survey 2018 – Results Are In!

EdTech4Beginners

Recently, I set up a survey to find out about EDTECH & its use in schools around the globe. Thanks for the hundreds of responses I got from you all! . The questions asked were: How much do you use technology with your class? What is your favourite educational app? What is your favourite educational website? Do you think educational technology accelerates learning? Do you worry about using educational technology in lessons?

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Digital Citizenship Week 2018

CUE

The dates are October 15-19, 2018. The post Digital Citizenship Week 2018 appeared first on OnCUE. This October, in conjunction with the State Legislature, the CDE will be hosting Digital Citizenship week. On the CDE website, educators will find links to lesson plans and information to share with parents. The focus of this year revolves around the effective, positive use of Social media and we […]. News Digital Citizenship Week

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Ditch Summit 2018: PD on your couch, on your time

Ditch That Textbook

Want to spend a little of your December learning ideas from world-class educators you can start using in class right away? You’re in the right place. The third annual Ditch That Textbook Digital Summit runs from December 14-31. More than 15,000 educators from around the world participated in the summit last year. Be among them […]. DTT Digital Summit ditch summit ditch that textbook digital summit online professional development

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EdTech Trends and Challenges in 2018

WizIQ Education & Technology

Education & Technology Training Trends and Best Practices edtech challenges edtech in 2018 Edtech trend edtech trend in 2018According to a recent news release[1], the fast-paced growth of education technology industry is expected to further flourish at a rate of 17% per annum, amounting to a whopping 252 billion dollars. This is a short summary of this post. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

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ISTE 2018

EdTech Magazine

ISTE 2018. juliet.vanwage…. Tue, 06/26/2018 - 15:10.

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Spring 2018

EdTech Magazine

Spring 2018. meghan.bogardu…. Wed, 04/04/2018 - 12:07.

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More than 40 new things we saw at ISTE 2018

eSchool News

Creativity, artificial intelligence (AI), and digital competencies were just a few of the many trends at ISTE 2018. ISTE 2018 sessions explored practical classroom applications of AI, how AI can engage students, and how some aspects of the traditional classroom will be automated and changed by AI. ISTE 2018This year’s conference was one of the largest, with packed sessions and presentations, and 18,540 attendees–a new attendee record.

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2018 Education Innovation Clusters Convening: Looking to the Future

Digital Promise

Roberts (@DoctorDRoberts) July 17, 2018. — Frank Bonsal III (@FrankBonsal) July 17, 2018. — The ExCITe Center (@excitecenter) July 17, 2018. — Carly Croman (@carly_croman) July 17, 2018. — Sunanna T Chand (@SunannaC) July 17, 2018. — Dana Borrelli-Murray (@DBorrelliMurray) July 17, 2018. — Jess Falkenthal (@Jfalkenthal) July 18, 2018. — youngmoo (@youngmoo) July 18, 2018.

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CUE Legislative Update – December 2018

CUE

The post CUE Legislative Update – December 2018 appeared first on OnCUE. CUE forum for State Superintendent of Public Instruction (SSPI) Candidates: After much planning with several challenges, the CUE staff organized a public forum at the Fall CUE Conference which provided an opportunity for Marshall Tuck and Tony Thurmond, the two candidates for SSPI, to be interviewed and answer audience-submitted questions. Each candidate was also interviewed for […].

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Summer 2018

EdTech Magazine

Summer 2018. eli.zimmerman_9856. Mon, 07/09/2018 - 16:57.

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CUE 2018

EdTech Magazine

CUE 2018. Join EdTech: Focus on K–12 as our editors cover the Spring CUE 2018 conference. meghan.bogardu…. Fri, 02/16/2018 - 15:06. Keep this page bookmarked for stories the EdTech team. Follow the hashtag #CUE18. Event Image Toggle.

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SXSWEDU 2018 Wrap-up: Systems Change for Adult Learners?

Digital Promise

SXSWEDU 2018 wrapped up last week and once again I was struck by the wealth of information, experience, and innovation being shared across so many sessions. The post SXSWEDU 2018 Wrap-up: Systems Change for Adult Learners? As usual, my focus was on adult learners and workforce development.

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Transforming Classrooms into Thriving Learning Communities with an LMS! My #ISTE18 ItsLearning Keynote

Teacher Reboot Camp

Noah Geisel (@SenorG) June 26, 2018. ISTE #ISTE18 #ISTE2018 #NOTATISTE #PassTheScopeEDU elearning ISTE 2018 keynote lms vleThis past week the incredible Alan November and I delivered mini keynotes for the Rethink Learning Summit hosted by ItsLearning. Huge thanks to Noah Geisel ( @senorg ) for recording both keynotes.

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25 education trends for 2018

eSchool News

In almost all of the commentary from both educators and industry, the mention of AR and VR for 2018’s big trends were ubiquitous. In this straight-forward report, eSchool Media discusses what to expect, overall, in 2018; how 2017 compares to 2018 for both K-12 and higher ed; and predictions from educators and industry on both K-12 and higher ed trends for the new year. 2018 promises to be a year that epitomizes the term “transformational.”

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It’s 2018, not 1918. Basic skills are not enough.

Dangerously Irrelevant

Here is a quote from Kentucky Education Commissioner, Dr. Wayne Lewis (who is a friend of mine). The context is a statewide conversation about higher education standards for Kentucky high school graduates. On Tuesday, Lewis said the current system already penalizes students by not actually preparing them for success.

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ISTE - 2018

EdTech Magazine

ISTE - 2018. Join EdTech: Focus on K–12 as our editors cover the ISTE 2018 Conference & Expo. jena.passut_7651. Mon, 06/18/2018 - 17:02. The largest conference of its kind in the K–12 education space, the event runs from June 23-27 in Chicago. . Keep this page bookmarked for stories, videos and tweets from the EdTech team. Follow the hashtag #ISTE18 and tweet us directly: @EdTech_K12. Event Image Toggle.

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ISTE 2018 emphasizes AI in classrooms

eSchool News

A new partnership between ISTE and General Motors, announced during ISTE 2018 and explored during an ISTE panel session, examines how students are being prepared to work with artificial intelligence (AI) in classrooms and in the workforce. More than 25 districts have benefited since work began in September 2017, and educators from some of those districts participated in an ISTE 2018 panel to share their experiences. ISTE 2018

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B2B Social Media Trends We are Going to See in 2018

Ask a Tech Teacher

And in 2018, B2B social media use is undoubtedly going to see similar exponential growth as new technologies and marketing tactics come into play. Stay ahead of the curve in the new year with these B2B social media trends for 2018. With its various benefits and customizability, the use of video is only going to go up in 2018 as brands continue to refine the technique. It is a must as we transition into 2018. Social media has been around for some time now.

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October 2018

techlearning

FEATURES HOW CLASSROOM DESIGN, TECHNOLOGY, AND FURNITURE CAN ENHANCE STUDENT LEARNING By Craig Williams Wherever you are in the design and renovation process, I encourage you to develop a holistic approach to thinking about technology, furniture, and spatial design. SOME VITAL STATISTICS FOR EDUCATORS By Steve Baule Globally, only about 20 percent of the $9.52 billion is being invested in K–20, according to GeekWire. Why isn’t the K–12 market driving more of this spending?

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What?s on the horizon at ISTE 2018?

eSchool News

Here are some things to look for at ISTE 2018: 1. Plus, ISTE 2018 will include dozens of sessions on CS. Featured on eSchool News ISTE 2018 IT Management Teaching & Learning ISTEFor almost 40 years, the ISTE Conference and Expo has brought the best and brightest in edtech front and center. This year in Chicago (June 24-27) will be no different.

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