Stem Education in 2020

Ask a Tech Teacher

Ask a Tech Teacher contributor, Brianna, has some general observations about STEM education in 2020: Stem Education in 2020. The essential component in 2020 is a T-part of STEM – Technology. A growing focus of schools is STEM.

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5 Steps to Gamify Your Elementary Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Heather Marrs shares how to get started with gamifying your classroom From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter How could you take your whole elementary classroom year and gamify it?

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4 Emerging Edtech Trends in 2020

The CoolCatTeacher

Listen to Nikolaos Chatzopoulos share 2020 Edtech Trends Listen to the show on iTunes or Stitcher Stream by clicking here. ” The post 4 Emerging Edtech Trends in 2020 appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day.

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10 Strategies Designed to Engage Elementary Students Online

Catlin Tucker

” I had several elementary teachers request that I work on a similar blog focused on younger learners. Below are ten strategies I hope will help elementary teachers to engage their young learners online. #1 Learning stations are a staple in most elementary classrooms.

SplashLearn Makes Learning Fun and Creates Fearless Learners

Loved by more than 30 million kids, SplashLearn is a game-based learning program that creates engaging learning experiences to nurture a generation of fearless learners. SplashLearn is the fastest growing elementary school math program in the US, used by more than 440,000 teachers in about 77,000 schools across the United States.

Anti-Racist Activities for Upper Elementary and Middle School Students

User Generated Education

I am planning to do anti-racist activities with my elementary students (5th and 6th graders) this coming fall. When you’re essentially [teaching] a kid to be anti-racist, you’re deliberately encouraging them to talk about race and Racism.

Joel Lookadoo: 2020 Arkansas Teacher of the Year

The CoolCatTeacher

Joel Lookadoo, 2020 Arkansas Teacher of the Year, shares why he loves teaching. The Well-Rounded Educator Podcast (started in the fall of 2020). From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

Maximizing Online Learning for Elementary Students

Where Learning Clicks

The post Maximizing Online Learning for Elementary Students appeared first on Where Learning Clicks. By embracing the data & feedback built into the program, two veteran teachers discovered that teaching virtually helped them create more independent learners.

10 Simple Icebreakers For Kids: Elementary Students Edition

TeachThought - Learn better.

The post 10 Simple Icebreakers For Kids: Elementary Students Edition appeared first on TeachThought. Teaching Classroom Management Elementary School Student Engagement team-buildingOne simple icebreaker for kids is to ask them to improve something--a game, song, toy, etc.

Coronavirus Chronicles 005 – Mabel Rush Elementary School

Dangerously Irrelevant

Thank you, Tim Lauer , for sharing how Mabel Rush Elementary School in Newberg, Oregon is adapting to our new challenges and opportunities. I am talking with schools to see how they’re responding in the wake of this global pandemic.

Project Based Learning at the Elementary Level: Nine Inspiring Examples

EdTechTeacher

I recently had the opportunity to work with an incredible group of elementary educators from Nauset Schools on Cape Cod. The post Project Based Learning at the Elementary Level: Nine Inspiring Examples appeared first on EdTechTeacher. By Tom Driscoll ( @TomDriscollEDU ).

A Look Back at 2020 Teaching What It Means for 2021

The CoolCatTeacher

Yes, 2020 has been a year like no other, and today’s guest, Pamela Livingston Guadet, interviewed a wide variety of school tech directors to hear their stories of triage teaching during the COVID-19 emergency.

Coronavirus Chronicles 034 – Highland Park Elementary

Dangerously Irrelevant

Thank you, Nancy Flynn, for sharing how Highland Park Elementary in St. I am talking with schools to see how they’re responding in the wake of this global pandemic. I invite you to join me for the Coronavirus Chronicles , a series of check-ins with educators all over. Episode 034 is below.

2020 Vision (revisited)

Dangerously Irrelevant

Since it’s now 2020, I thought it would be fun to revisit Karl Fisch’s video from 2006, titled 2020 Vision. In that video, Karl imagines he is the commencement speaker for the Arapahoe High School (AHS) Class of 2020, reflecting back on the past 13 years of schooling for that cohort.

5 simple ways to integrate STEAM education into elementary classrooms

eSchool News

I believe that it is important for our youngest learners in the elementary setting to be exposed to all subjects, and STEAM education is an excellent way to accomplish that goal. Here are 5 simple ways you can incorporate STEAM into the elementary school classroom.

Ideas for Project-Based Learning at the Elementary Level

EdTechTeacher

In February, I had the opportunity to work with an incredible group of elementary educators from Nauset Schools on Cape Cod. For more details and a full schedule of our 2020 Summer Virtual Workshops for Teachers, visit our website at [link]. By Tom Driscoll ( @TomDriscollEDU ).

Coronavirus Chronicles 027 – Marion-Walker Elementary School

Dangerously Irrelevant

Thank you, Karen Krisch , for sharing how Marion-Walker Elementary School in Pennsylvania is adapting to our new challenges and opportunities. I am talking with schools to see how they’re responding in the wake of this global pandemic.

Successful Distance Learning for Young Kids

The CoolCatTeacher

10-minute Teacher Show All Subjects Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Kindergarten (ages 3-6) Overcoming in Covid19 Teachers

Google Classroom Bootcamp Duo Demo: Student and Teacher Views

The CoolCatTeacher

All Grades All Subjects Assessment Blended Learning and E-Learning College (aged 18+) Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Flat Classroom and Global Collaboration Gsuite and Google Apps High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides.

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OPINION: Distrust of science in the coronavirus era reminds us why we must boost elementary science education

The Hechinger Report

A May 2020 report by the Southern Regional Education Board promotes three key solutions. The post OPINION: Distrust of science in the coronavirus era reminds us why we must boost elementary science education appeared first on The Hechinger Report. PALO ALTO, Calif. —

16 Free Resources for Schools Who are Closing Due to Coronavirus

The CoolCatTeacher

Administrators All Grades All Subjects Blended Learning and E-Learning Classroom Design College (aged 18+) Edtech Tool Tuesday Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides.

What kids stand to lose if 2020 steals kindergarten

The Hechinger Report

I don’t want to pit one grade against another,” said Laura Bornfreund, the director of early and elementary education policy at New America, a progressive think tank. Teddy Brown, 5, lives a five-minute walk from his local elementary school in Columbia, South Carolina.

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How to Learn in an Online Classroom – Student Tutorial

The CoolCatTeacher

All Grades All Subjects Classroom Management Disaster Preparedness Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides.

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Practical Strategies for Flipping Our Classrooms this Fall

The CoolCatTeacher

10-minute Teacher Show All Subjects Blended Learning and E-Learning Edtech Tool Tuesday Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Overcoming in Covid19 Teachers Tools Web Tools

Hour of Code Plugged and Unplugged Activities and Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Part of the December 2020 STEM Resources Digital Calendar ! Code.org has different activities for elementary students to adults. Kodable has different free activities for elementary students such as creating fuzzies and mazes peers can play on.

K-12 Game-a-thon Top Teams 2020

MIND Research Institute

Thank you to all of our 2020 participating students and their coaches. And now, the moment you've all been waiting for—our 2020 top teams! Haunted Manor Rush by Rory McBriar Warren Area Elementary Center in Warren, P ennsylvania.

Over 40 STEAM Resources… Creative Thinking, STEM, and PBL at FETC 2020

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Over 40 STEAM Resources… Creative Thinking, STEM, and PBL at FETC 2020. I am excited to see what message Pink has in a Keynote on Motivation and Leadership at FETC 2020. While I am booked through March of 2020, I do have some dates open starting in April of 2020!

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The Quick, Easy Way I Show Kids Thankfulness

The CoolCatTeacher

All Subjects Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Kindergarten (ages 3-6) Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Social Emotional Learning Students TeachersFrom the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

3 Things to Learn Over the Summer to Be Better at Distance or Blended Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

All Grades All Subjects Blended Learning and E-Learning Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) IT Coaches and Directors Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Overcoming in Covid19 Students Teachers Wonderful Classroom Wednesday

How to Teach Students Effective Learning in an Online Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

All Subjects Blended Learning and E-Learning Classroom Design Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) Innovation Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) Monday Motivation STEM Students Teachers

10 Essential Online Learning Best Practices – Free Webinar

The CoolCatTeacher

She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Morningside College and a Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from the University of South Dakota. She is also a former teacher and principal, leading one of the first elementary STEM schools in the state of Iowa.

Online Learning in Elementary School: Lessons Learned

Where Learning Clicks

The post Online Learning in Elementary School: Lessons Learned appeared first on Where Learning Clicks. Online learning with young students can seem daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Two veteran teachers share advice from their 1st- and 4th-grade classrooms.

Teaching Science Online with Chris Anderson

The CoolCatTeacher

Recorded Tuesday, March 10, 2020.) Blended Learning and E-Learning Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides.

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McGraw Hill Announces New Elementary Math Program That Increases Student Curiosity and Confidence

eSchool News

Ancillary Newsline Curriculum elementary math grades K-12 learning math need schools science student students teacher teachers visit

PROOF POINTS: 10 of the most popular stories about education research in 2020

The Hechinger Report

For my year end post, I’m highlighting 10 of the most well-read Proof Points stories of 2020. 4, 2020 with a follow-up story to the first one on this list. The post PROOF POINTS: 10 of the most popular stories about education research in 2020 appeared first on The Hechinger Report.

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