Let’s Hang! Collaborative Learning with Hangouts!

Teacher Reboot Camp

With Hangouts and Hangouts on Air you and your students can collaborate through live video learning sessions and chat. Below is a slide presentation of full of tips, apps, and resources to help you get your students collaborating on Hangouts on Air.

Let’s Hang! Collaborative Learning with Hangouts!

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Amit Garg With Hangouts and Hangouts on Air you and your students can collaborate through live video learning sessions and chat. Below is a slide presentation of full of tips, apps, and resources to help you get your students collaborating on Hangouts on Air.

Flexible Grouping and Collaborative Learning

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Book Reviews Grouping assessment behavior collaboration differentiation digital resources Dina Brulles PhD Free Spirit Publishing grouping Karen L. Dina Brulles and Karen L.

4 Educational Tools to Enhance Collaborative Learning

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

There are several ways teachers and educators can use the power of the web to collaborate on joint projects. In a previous post we featured some good whiteboard tools that support collaborative work.read more

Huntington Beach City School District Uses Boxlight’s MimioSpace to Transform Classrooms into Forward-Thinking, Collaborative Learning Environments

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California’s Huntington Beach City School District (HBCSD) will be adding 60 MimioSpace collaborative systems from Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL) (“Boxlight”) to its classrooms in order to support its expanding technology initiative.

What YouTube and Hollywood Divas Can Teach You About Active Learning

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These active learning strategies can work in any course—for any major, in any discipline. Some of the most dynamic thinkers and doers in education today are pioneers in active learning. Some of the most dynamic thinkers and doers in education today are pioneers in active learning.

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T&L’S ISTE 2018 BEST OF SHOW AWARDS WINNERS

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For the fifth year, Tech & Learning presents its awards program that honors great products at ISTE 2018. For the fifth year, Tech & Learning presents its awards program that honors great products at ISTE 2018. Judges liked the collaboration ability.

Free Range Teaching and the Technology Teachers ‘Beg For’

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We literally threw out our teachers’ desks,” says Damon Cooper, an English teacher and the director of teaching and learning at CCGS, in New South Wales. And all of a sudden we have this amazing cooperative learning group. With Vivi, there was no learning curve,” says Sayer.

Why Coaching Matters

Digital Promise

Quality of classroom instruction and the degree to which students are provided with powerful opportunities to learn determines the effectiveness of schools. Lessons are planned to employ student inquiry and multiple approaches in order to facilitate deeper learning.

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Boxlight Launches Fall 2018 Webinar Series for Administrators and Teachers

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11, 2018 – Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL) (“Boxlight”) today announced the schedule for its fall webinar series titled “Transforming Learning in the Classroom.” Participants will learn from experts including Atlanta Public School’s Aleigha Henderson-Rosser and Femi Aina.

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Metropolitan School District, itslearning Finalists for 2018 IMS Global Learning Impact Awards

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Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township ( MSD Wayne ) and itslearning learning management system (LMS), are finalists in the IMS Global Consortium’s 2018 Learning Impact Awards program.

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This Tech Tool Can Save Teachers 10 Minutes Per Class

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That benefits her students directly: She gets through her content more quickly, so her students are into the skill development stage of their learning faster. Quicker and more collaborative feedback Harris’s students all have iPads, so after they complete writing tasks, she has them film themselves reading their own writing. Students are able to connect in and showcase their own work, which is leading to more autonomy and student-driven learning.”

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How to Help Students Land the STEM Jobs of the Future

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But these days, I’m not looking for particular experience as much as whether people can work collaboratively as part of a team. But these days, I’m not looking for particular experience as much as whether people can work collaboratively as part of a team. Can they learn from other people? I try to find people who can actually learn. Learn how the John Deere Inspire program brought two FIRST mentors full circle.

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Developing Academic Language Supports Equity

Digital Promise

Multimodal learning is a catalyst for this process. By implementing proven multimodal learning strategies, students can overcome the academic language barrier. Game-based learning is one key strategy.

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Top 25 Sites/Apps of 2018

Technology Tidbits

Top 25 Sites/Apps of 2018 YO Teach! Book Creator - A fantastic mobile (iOS/Chrome) app for creating stunning eBooks/presentations, that can be used for digital storytelling, project based learning, and more. Dystopia 2153 - An innovative new site that teaches programming/coding through the use of game based learning and graphic novels. TypeTastic - The best site around for student's K-12 (w/ educational portal) learning how to type/keyboard.

Boxlight Recognized by The Edvocate as a Finalist in the 2018 Tech Edvocate Awards

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Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL) (“Boxlight”) today announced that its interactive touch technology offerings MimioFrame and MimioSpace were chosen as finalists in the 2018 Tech Edvocate awards. The, making it an efficient tool for instant full-classroom interactive audio-visual learning.

Epson Receives Two Gold Recognitions in the 13th Annual 2018 IT World Awards

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15, 2018 – 13 Annual 2018 IT World Awards. More than 80 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2018 award winners. To learn more about Epson, please visit: epson.com. LONG BEACH, Calif. –

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Vote for Digital Promise in the 2019 SXSW EDU PanelPicker!

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With that in mind, we invite you to help us tell our stories at SXSW EDU 2019 to spread the word on topics like learner variability, educator micro-credentials, immersive storytelling with 360° technology, maker learning, edtech pilots, data interoperability, and more.

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Five Ways Teachers Can Use—and Create—Augmented Reality Experiences

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Many educators find that gamifying learning keeps students engaged. Platforms like Metaverse also have hundreds of ready-to-use, free learning experiences, with thousands of teachers collaborating on creating additional content. Learn how teachers are using the app. Team experiences teach collaboration skills, distribution of responsibilities, specialization and social and emotional learning skills.

Global Leadership Week 2018 | Participate March 19 - 23

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

It will take place March 19 - 23, 2018. GLW is an opportunity for education leaders to learn from one another and share effective principles in leadership, particularly within the context of an interconnected, global age. This special networking event will take place on March 23, 2018.

What is the role of the teacher in the online classroom? Connectivism might provide an answer

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Enabling interaction, collaboration and social learning online is perhaps the most difficult, and yet most important, part of teaching online. He is the founding President of the Society for Learning Analytics Research (SoLAR).

Boxlight’s MimioSpace Collaborative System Wins Tech & Learning “Best of Show” at ISTE 2018

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The MimioSpace collaborative system, consisting of a laser projector, touch board, and Mini-PC, create an expansive 32-touch area with Touch 360° interactivity. tall, making collaborative learning at the front of the classroom a reality.

Why We Still Need to Know Things in the Age of Google

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We hope that kids will learn critical thinking skills in one class and then apply it to another. Today we discuss current research that is shaking up how people think about learning. Shift #1 is that Students are collaborators. Date: March 1, 2018.

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Here Are Three Types of Administrators Who Drive Achievement—and Two Who Don't

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We’ve learned so much from these passionate educators about what makes a school leader successful in driving achievement, and which qualities act as barriers to school success. With the goal of helping school leaders reflect and refine their practices, we’ve distilled our learning into three model administrator profiles—and two not-so-great ones. We share these learnings not to pass judgement, but in the hope of supporting the needs of teachers and students everywhere.

Wayne Township Metropolitan School District and itslearning Take Bronze Medal in 2018 IMS Global Learning Consortium’s LearningImpact Awards

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BO S TON — June 20, 2018 — Wayne Township Metropolitan School District and itslearning, an internationally acclaimed learning management system (LMS), have been awarded a bronze medal in the 2018 IMS Global Consortium’s Learning Impact Awards program.

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Five Ways to Make Peer Feedback Effective In Your Classroom

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It is also an effective pedagogical strategy to teach students the skills of critical thinking, giving and receiving feedback and taking responsibility for their own learning. research summary by England’s Education Endowment Foundation notes that teaching practice is more effective when it incorporates feedback, peer tutoring, collaborative learning, meta-cognition and self-regulation—all components of effective peer review.

Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township and itslearning Selected as Finalists for 2018 IMS Global Learning Impact Awards

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Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township ( MSD Wayne ) and itslearning, an internationally acclaimed learning management system (LMS), are finalists in the IMS Global Consortium’s 2018 Learning Impact Awards program.

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Student collaboration in shared Google Slides

Ditch That Textbook

Learning from others. We can get the same attraction when we do collaborative learning in the classroom. Ed Tech collaborative slide presentations shared google slides shared presentation activity student collaboration digital ideas

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Making is in Our DNA

A Principal's Reflections

Their passion manifested itself into unique creations that involved skill, knowledge, and patience to learn through doing. Constructionism brings creativity, tinkering, exploring, building, and presentation to the forefront of the learning process.

Cricket Media Highlights eMentoring Programs, TryEngineering Together and CricketTogether, at 2018 National Title I Conference

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PHILADELPHIA – February 8, 2018 – Today at the 2018 National Title I Conference, Cricket Media ® puts the spotlight on its innovative corporate eMentoring programs that share the mission of Title I: “to provide students in low income communities with access to high quality educational opportunities that put them on the path to success.” CricketTogether won Best of Show from Tech & Learning magazine at ISTE 2017.

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Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Digital Citizenship

Ask a Tech Teacher

All of them, I’ve found well-suited to the task of scaling and differentiating tech skills for age groups, scaffolding learning year-to-year, taking into account the perspectives and norms of all stakeholders, with appropriate metrics to know learning is organic and granular.

Mysimpleshow Keeps Getting Better

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mysimpleshow “Classroom” offers the full variety of design functions with a focus on collaborative learning: Up to 50 students can create joint video projects that promote their creativity and teamwork. Must-have Resources for Blended Learning.

The benefits of active learning

Dangerously Irrelevant

But in this twisted time, young children starting public pre-K at the age of 4 are expected to learn through “rigorous instruction.”. Of course the benefits of active learning are apparent beyond the kindergarten sector. The question isn’t whether active learning techniques work.

Teaching Together for Change

Digital Promise

While 21st-century pedagogy puts group projects and collaborative learning at center stage for students, these cooperative habits have not yet assumed such a prominent role for teachers. But collaboration among teachers — and a desire for that teamwork — is growing, with positive repercussions across schools. Simon from the Harvard Graduate School of Education examines when and how this collaboration works best.

Join Us for the Third Annual Global Leadership Summit - March 23rd, 2018 in Boston

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The third annual Global Leadership Summit will be held on Friday, March 23rd, 2018 from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm at 415 Summer Street, Boston, MA. Share best programs and practices in advocating for and implementing global learning initiatives with educators around the country and the world.