My 2019 Highlights

User Generated Education

The post is describes my 2019 Highlights. I did this for four main reasons: We, especially as teachers, should spend more time reflecting on what we are doing well – our accomplishments. Often, we don’t get the recognition we deserve.

Top Posts of 2019

A Principal's Reflections

Well, another year of writing has passed, and it was a big one as 2019 marked ten years since I began my blogging journey. Well, after begrudgingly agreeing to pen some guest posts for him, I built up my confidence and launched my blog in March of 2019.


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Our favorite teacher memes for 2019


The post Our favorite teacher memes for 2019 appeared first on NEO BLOG. Dear fellow teachers, We have reached the end of another year and you probably had a busy time, especially these past weeks.

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2019, I Resolve…

Ask a Tech Teacher

New Years–a time for rest, rejuvenation and repair. A time to assess life. Do we settle into our routine, enjoy where it’s headed, or is it time to grab our purse, iPhone, car keys, and get out of there? As a teacher-author, New Year’s Resolutions are more of a To Do list. I break it down into Edtech Coaching/Mentoring, Blogging , and Fiction Writing (my novel writing): Edtech Coaching/Mentoring.

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Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

EduSummIT 2019: How Will Changes in Human Computer Interfaces Impact Educational Technology?

The Journal

In this week’s blogpost we provide an answer to that good question produced by the 10 members of "Technological Working Group 1" at the EduSummIT 2019 Conference held in Quebec City, October, 2019 How will changes in human computer interfaces, e.g., incorporation of augmented reality/virtual reality, impact educational technology and the learning experience? Good question!

Spring 2019

EdTech Magazine

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Winter 2019

EdTech Magazine

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Fall 2019

EdTech Magazine

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Summer 2019

EdTech Magazine

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Key Elements for Successful eLearning Projects

Discover how this rapid development process creates engaging, custom learning solutions on a timeline that works for you, why a strong learning culture is important, and how to showcase your Return on Learning (ROL) using data to tell the story.

Looking Back at the 2019 Challenge Institute

Digital Promise

On July 8–10, 2019, Digital Promise held the first ever Challenge Institute. The post Looking Back at the 2019 Challenge Institute appeared first on Digital Promise. In the seaside town of Monterey, CA, participants used the Challenge Based Learning Framework to address challenges in their communities.

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TCEA 2019

EdTech Magazine

TCEA 2019. eli.zimmerman_9856. Mon, 02/04/2019 - 07:11. Follow EdTech 's coverage of the 39th annual Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA) Convention and Exposition in San Antonio, Texas. Event Image Toggle.

Inspiring Action through Storytelling on Earth Day 2019

Digital Promise

This year, in observance of Earth Day 2019: Protect Our Species , we’re sharing a story from students at Churchill High School in San Antonio, Texas. The post Inspiring Action through Storytelling on Earth Day 2019 appeared first on Digital Promise. Each year on April 22, millions of people around the world come together to demonstrate their support for environmental protection.

ISTE 2019

EdTech Magazine

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Teachers’ Guide to Plagiarism

This article provides teachers with a step-by-step guide on how to handle plagiarism in the classroom: it examines the definition of the term "plagiarism" and its types with examples, describes common reasons students plagiarize, and provides tips for teachers to detect and prevent plagiarism among students.

ICE 2019

EdTech Magazine

ICE 2019. eli.zimmerman_9856. Fri, 02/22/2019 - 16:51. Join EdTech: Focus on K–12 as our editors cover the #ICE19 conference. Keep this page bookmarked for stories from the EdTech team. Follow the hashtag #ICE19. Event Image Toggle.

Meet NEO at ISTE 2019!


Bold educators go to ISTE 2019. Meet NEO at ISTE 2019. If 2015 was the first time we attended ISTE in Philadelphia, 2019 is the first time we’re presenting a session at ISTE in Philadelphia. See you at ISTE 2019! Be a bold educator at ISTE 2019 and meet NEO in the expo hall at Booth 900 ! The post Meet NEO at ISTE 2019!

CoSN 2019

EdTech Magazine

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FETC 2019

EdTech Magazine

FETC 2019. eli.zimmerman_9856. Sat, 01/26/2019 - 14:13. Join EdTech: Focus on K–12 as our editors cover the 39th National Future of Education Technology Conference. The event runs from Jan. 27-30 in Orlando, Fla. Keep this page bookmarked for stories and tweets from the EdTech team. Follow the hashtag #FETC2019 and tweet us directly: @EdTech_K12. Event Image Toggle.

Leveraging Learner Variability to Elevate Equity in EdTech

Speaker: Vic Vuchic, Chief Innovation Officer & Executive Director, Learner Variability Project

In this webinar, Vic Vuchic, Chief Innovation Officer of Digital Promise, will share his insights into the modern boom in neuroscience and learning sciences research. You'll discover how much more we know now about how students learn - and how we can use that knowledge to create EdTech-enabled classrooms that can meet the diverse needs of all students.

In the News…2019

Tom Murray

January K12 Education Paves Its Own Path, District Administration Magazine, Link.

ISTE - 2019

EdTech Magazine

ISTE - 2019. Join EdTech: Focus on K–12 as our editors cover the ISTE 2019 Conference & Expo. eli.zimmerman_9856. Thu, 06/20/2019 - 14:56. The largest conference of its kind in the K–12 education space, the event runs from June 23-26 in Philadelphia. . Keep this page bookmarked for stories, videos and tweets from the EdTech team. Follow the hashtag #ISTE19 and tweet us directly: @EdTech_K12. Event Image Toggle.

Information Sharing at the 2019 Nonprofit Technology Conference

Digital Promise

Recently, I attended the 2019 Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC) in Portland, Oregon, hosted by NTEN , to catch up on the newest trends in educational technology (edtech) and learn about cutting-edge tools that may be integrated to boost adult learning and workforce development initiatives at Digital Promise. The post Information Sharing at the 2019 Nonprofit Technology Conference appeared first on Digital Promise.

CoSN Conference 2019

EdTech Magazine

CoSN Conference 2019. Join EdTech: Focus on K–12 as our editors cover the 2019 Consortium for School Networking (CoSN) Conference. eli.zimmerman_9856. Thu, 03/28/2019 - 12:44. Keep this page bookmarked for stories, videos and tweets from the EdTech team. Follow the hashtag #CoSN2019. Event Image Toggle.

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.

5 EdTech Trends Educators Need To Watch In 2019


Technology is fast reshaping the education landscape. The Journal’s 2018 Teaching with Technology Survey reveals that 87% of educators , agree that technology has positively impacted their ability to teach. The survey also found that 96% of respondents say that technology will play a positive role in the future of education. From using YouTube to learning platforms , technology is increasingly enmeshed with the modern classroom.

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Awesome Teacher Summer: 10 ways to grow in summer 2019

Ditch That Textbook

Before I became a teacher, I worked outside of education as a full-time newspaper journalist. Of the many differences between being a reporter and being in the school setting, there was one that was clearer than all … The hard reset at the end of the school year. One year ends. There’s a break. Then […]. Ed Tech Lesson planning Teaching professional development ideas summer professional development summer teacher growth top education books

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BETT 2019 in review: The future of education is now!


The NEO Team at BETT 2019. In the end I’ll leave you with this video of our NEO Team at the BETT Show 2019! The post BETT 2019 in review: The future of education is now! It’s hard to imagine what the future of education will be like when you’re already surrounded by it. That was the general feeling I had while attending BETT just last week. I’m sure I wasn’t alone in thinking this way, among other almost 35,000 attendees.

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ISTE 2019 Wrap Up & Review


The post ISTE 2019 Wrap Up & Review appeared first on The TeacherCast Educational Network. Ask the Tech Coach Educational Podcasting Today ISTE 2019 TeacherCast Educational Network (Full) The TeacherCast PodcastWelcome to the TeacherCast Educational Network.

LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

STEM Teacher Andy Losik Presents His 2019 Holiday Gift Guide


For toys infused with learning and creativity, elementary STEM teacher, Technology Integration Specialist, author, and Helpful Guy, Andy Losik, handled the legwork for you and offers his 2019 Holiday Gift Guide.

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Influencer list 2019

EdTech Magazine

Influencer list 2019. eli.zimmerman_9856. Wed, 08/21/2019 - 11:02.

Back to School 2019

EdTech Magazine

Back to School 2019. eli.zimmerman_9856. Fri, 09/13/2019 - 09:23. As K–12 students return from their summer break, schools are bustling with activity. September is the perfect time to launch IT initiatives, put new tools to the test and spread the word about policies and procedures that keep K–12 IT running smoothly. To get IT teams off to a great start, our Back to School coverage — running weekly through September — will feature tips and best practices from notable K–12 IT leaders.

Top 25 Education Sites & Apps For 2019


This year's list includes a wide variety of educational sites and apps, from student response systems to curation tools to multimedia resources

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6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

2019 Student Guide to Google Classroom

Teacher Tech

Student Guide to Google Classroom I have updated the student guide to Google Classroom for 2019. The post 2019 Student Guide to Google Classroom appeared first on Teacher Tech. Link to Google Drawing Share the guide digitally or print. Google

ISTE 2019: 10 Keys to the Future of STEAM Education

EdTech Magazine

ISTE 2019: 10 Keys to the Future of STEAM Education. I see this as a learning revolution,” Martinez said to attendees of the ISTE 2019 conference , held this week in Philadelphia. JOIN THE CONVERSATION: Follow @EdTech_K12 on Twitter for continued ISTE 2019 coverage. “It’s For more of the latest stories out of ISTE 2019, check out our conference page here. eli.zimmerman_9856. Thu, 06/27/2019 - 10:28. What’s next in STEAM education?

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Top 10 Reviews of 2019

Ask a Tech Teacher

Throughout the year, I post websites and apps the Ask a Tech Teacher crew’s classes found useful, instructive, helpful in integrating technology into classroom lesson plans. Some, you agreed with us about; others not so much.

20 Inspirational Quotes to Start off 2019

The Principal of Change

Have an amazing 2019! Have a wonderful 2019! ” Developing and Facilitating Leadership Leading a Learning Community Providing Instructional Leadership Aung San Suu Kyi barack obama Chantal Sutherland dale carnegie eric thomas Francis of Assisi Helen keller inspiration for 2019 inspirational quotes Jack Kerouac john wooden Maria shi michael scott Nelson Mandela oprah winfrey starting 2019 off right Taylor Swift Wayne Dyer zig ziglar

EdTech at School

This E-book is designed to support educators with case studies of education technology use at school.