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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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.

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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.

November 2018

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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.

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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

August 29th 2018, 11 AM PDT, 2 PM ET, 7 PM GMTToday’s universities and colleges face many challenges ranging from reconciling financial pressures, to ensuring student success, to managing complicated workforce dynamics.

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.

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5 big ideas for education innovation in 2018

The Christensen Institute

Looking ahead, education innovators have their work cut out for them in 2018. Here are five ways I’m hoping the K-12 education innovation agenda moves forward in 2018: (1) Unpack “just-in-time supports.”. I’m hoping that mainstream edtech conversations dedicate more time to examining these competing pedagogical philosophies—and edtech tools do or don’t support each—in 2018. State ESSA plans are turned in, which in theory makes 2018 the time to focus on implementation.

Our Year in Review: 2018 EdTech Trends

Where Learning Clicks

What 2018 edtech trends received the most focus? We highlight all of this, plus our most popular 2018 pieces. The post Our Year in Review: 2018 EdTech Trends appeared first on Where Learning Clicks. What 2019 edtech trends can you expect to see?

August 2018

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ISTE 2018 in Chicago was her latest “half marathon.” FEATURES ISTE TAKEAWAYS By Eileen Belastock Much like training for half marathons, Eileen Belastock trains for conferences. As a director of academic technology, she decided to focus on five areas at ISTE this year.

Top 25 Sites & Apps of 2018

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This year's list sees a lot of tools for STEM that focus on programming and coding

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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.

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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.

Top EdTech Picks of 2018

Nick's Picks for Educational Technology

My most popular EdTech Picks of 2018: choice boards, pineapple charts, backchannels, virtual field trips, great Google slides templates. The post Top EdTech Picks of 2018 appeared first on Nick's Picks For Educational Technology.

What We Talked About in 2018 - The Top 10 Blog Posts from Education Elements

Education Elements

You can learn more about our work over the past year in our reflection on 2018 , and today, we’re sharing this year’s most popular posts on the blog. Over the past year, we published 71 posts, and we’ll probably manage to sneak in a couple more before the year is done!

Join us at iNACOL 2018!

The Christensen Institute

When: 4:00 PM–5:00 PM Oct 23, 2018. When: 6:30 PM–8:30 PM Oct 23, 2018. When: 8:30 AM–10:30 AM Oct 24, 2018. The post Join us at iNACOL 2018!

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

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.

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

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?

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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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Fall 2018

EdTech Magazine

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

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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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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.

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In the News…2018

Tom Murray

Murray named the 2018 National/Global EdTech Leader of the Year by EdTech Digest, EdTech Digest , Link. Meet Tom Murray at #TCEA 2018, Nibletz , Link. What’s on the horizon for ed tech in 2018? 10 EdTech Influencers to Watch in 2018, NEO , Link. Flexible Classroom Design: How to Create a Student-Centered Learning Environment, PlanBook , Link. EduTalk Radio w/Tom Murray, EduTalkRadio , Link. The Great EdTech Communicator, EdTechDigest , Link.

20 Things You May Have Missed in 2018

Shake Up Learning

The post 20 Things You May Have Missed in 2018 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Here are the BEST Blog Posts of 2018! I have put together a list of the BEST and most popular Shake Up Learning blog posts from 2018. 20 Things You May Have Missed in 2018!

Polar Express 2018

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

Our Polar Express tradition continued this year in the library. Every year we host a Polar Express Day where every class comes to the library to enjoy hearing the story read aloud. Students and teachers get to wear their pajamas to school. When they enter the library, they find hallways that have been transformed with special decorations thanks to a special team of elves (teachers) who come back to school at night to create some magic.

September 2018

techlearning

FEATURES READER SURVEY: WHAT’S ON YOUR BACK TO SCHOOL WISHLIST? What edtech tools are you looking forward to using next year? Tech & Learning asked readers. Here are the highlights. LOOKING TO FIND THE BEST ED TECH TOOLS?

Nick’s Picks for Educational Toys 2018

Nick's Picks for Educational Technology

Top Educational Toys Under $50 Here are my top 10 picks for STEM/educational toys under $50 for 2018. The post Nick’s Picks for Educational Toys 2018 appeared first on Nick's Picks For Educational Technology.

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.

EdTech Trends and Challenges in 2018

WizIQ Education & Technology

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June / July 2018

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5 Keynoters on Education’s Hottest Topics Coming to ISTE 2018 ?

Top Kajeet Blogs of 2018

Kajeet

Here is our annual roundup of the top 10 Kajeet blogs of 2018. Another year has come and gone, and what a year it has been! What were the top trends? What were educators most interested in? Let the countdown begin…. Digital Learning Data and Trends

ISTE 2018

EdTech Magazine

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Keep That Same Energy, Tho [2018 and Beyond]

The Jose Vilson

I don’t know what that metaphor means, but 2018 felt like it was preparing me to assume the role of the person I need to be. The post Keep That Same Energy, Tho [2018 and Beyond] appeared first on The Jose Vilson. “So what year are you?” ” I hesitated.

Awards of Excellence 2018

techlearning

Since 1982, Tech and Learning has sought out and celebrated the best in education technology through our Awards of Excellence (AOE) program.

Summer 2018

EdTech Magazine

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Tech & Learning's Best of Show @ TCEA 2018 Winners

techlearning

Congratulations to the following winners: TCEA 2018 Resources TCEA ContestsThanks to our team of advisors for sharing their time and expertise to explore the latest and greatest announcements from participating vendors.

Top Tweets and Instagram Posts from 2018

Learning in Hand

Reviewing my top postings helps me see what resonated during 2018. My top tweets from each month of 2018 ?? 6 Ed Tech Tools to Try in 2018 from @cultofpedagogy. ?? Sway [link] — Tony Vincent (@tonyvincent) January 9, 2018. ??

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Highlights from the ISTE 2018 Conference!

Where Learning Clicks

As one of the top edtech conferences, the ISTE 2018 Conference has something for everyone! The post Highlights from the ISTE 2018 Conference! EdTech Conferences ISTE 2018 conference technology in the classroom top edtech conferences

Spring 2018

EdTech Magazine

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