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. NPR Where Science Meets Art – Some exceptional Podcasts integrating Science and Art.


Personalized Learning in Action

A Principal's Reflections

It has been exciting and challenging work as I have been mentoring principals, facilitating workshops, and providing teachers feedback where schools are all at different places as they work to create more personal experiences for learners.

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Why These Educators Meet Regularly to Align Instruction with Mind, Brain, and Education Research


toward the end of Writer’s Workshop. To my surprise, people were interested and they voted to meet before school at 7 a.m. We agreed to meet regularly and within weeks additional members of the leadership team and teaching assistants joined our group, which now includes over 20 members.

How one Minnesota university more than doubled its native student graduation rate

The Hechinger Report

A club they helped to start, Canoe Rising, meets regularly on the Mississippi River for canoe excursions, paddle-making workshops and lectures. Charles Golding, of Yuma, Arizona, is on pace to graduate from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in four years.

This District Not Only Supports Early Childhood Educators. It Helps Advance Their Careers.


They attend 10 professional development workshops each year at the state department of education, where they learn about instructional best practices, new observational tools, and how to improve in their roles as mentors and coaches. UNION CITY, N.J.

OPINION: What if students returned to the same teachers the next year?

The Hechinger Report

Some basic current practices include grade-level team members orienting teachers who are new to the grade-level; participation in workshops/webinars provided by the curriculum company; regular teacher-teacher observations, feedback sessions and mentoring. Meet Mark Rogers.

Sparking Deeper Learning Through Authentic, Real-World Experiences


During a recent MAPLE Masterclass that included district teams from across Massachusetts, Mehta reiterated this concept throughout the workshop. The Roadmap : Turn-by-turn guidance to the destinations where educators and real world partners meet. Part 2 of the Deeper Learning Series.

This Program Is Building a Pipeline of Special Education Teachers


She is prepared to meet the needs of her students and is determined to enroll in college next year to become a certified special education teacher. Eight preschoolers transitioned from play time to circle time.

Students Face a Troubling Skills Gap Around Career Readiness. We’re Fixing It With Data.


It’s highly actionable; our counselors can see at a glance which students need test prep courses, workshops or to retake a test. Our educators are able to make data-informed decisions in the classroom and in meetings with parents.

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'Cheating Economy' Brings Frustration for Colleges—and Teachable Moments


And then they'll say, "Hey, let's meet up here,” Or, “You know what, there's people that can do this for you." And I would organize workshops on cheating, which nobody would attend.

Keyboarding is Key to Well-Rounded Digital Natives


Heinricher urged selecting programs with grade-level licenses that meet the keyboarding needs of typically developing students in any given grade. Paula has been a National Workshop Presenter for Learning Without Tears since 2005.

Bridging the Science and Coding Gap


Also, keeping in mind that while school districts are required to ensure that core curricula meets state and federal criteria, be mindful of coding integration solutions that inspire students while still meeting standards.

Privilege for the poor: Farming giant gives back — to its workers children

The Hechinger Report

He oversees a series of workshops targeting parents. Lost Hills expects three quarters of its sixth graders to meet standards by the end of eighth grade. Groups of students at the Wonderful College Prep Academy in Lost Hills rotate for 1-on-1 time with the instructor.

Wholehearted Libraries, the Game of School, Global Ed, Rescuing Self, Namaste Parenting, and Hack Education

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Dear Friends: 2020 has started and there is a lot of fun learning ahead! See you online, Steve Steve Hargadon steve@hargadon.com [link] @stevehargadon GAME OF SCHOOL | A 90-minute online workshop. This workshop will show you how a teen you care about can succeed in school, guaranteed.

Chance encounters

Learning with 'e's

It was the Lord of the Rings location tour which was took all day, and included a visit to the Weta Workshop at Miramar Studios. He had told them the story of our chance meeting, and told them to seek me out. You never know who you're going to meet, or where it will happen.

Digital Skills Make a Difference for Adult Learners

Digital Promise

Last fall, in an effort to address this gap, Facebook pledged to train 3,000 Michiganders in digital skills by 2020 through the Digital Skills Micro-credential program created in partnership with Digital Promise. The number of middle-skill jobs that require digital skills continues to grow.

My Story, Our Impact: How BakerRipley Connects Families to Opportunities

Digital Promise

We provide these services in Spanish because we truly believe that by meeting people where they are in their current stage of development, we can meet their needs quickly and have the most impact.

Demonstrating the Impact of Powerful Learning: HP Teaching Fellows and Micro-credentials

Digital Promise

The challenge of meeting the micro-credential rubric enabled me to let go of control in my classroom and embrace structured, student-centered learning. Apply to be a part of the 2020 HP Teaching Fellows here.

College Credit Classes in Blended Learning

Ask a Tech Teacher

Once you’re signed up, you prepare weekly material, chat with classmates, respond to class Discussion Boards and quizzes, and participate in a weekly video meeting. Starts January 2020. Starts January 2020.

College Credit Classes in Blended Learning

Ask a Tech Teacher

Once you’re signed up, you prepare weekly material, chat with classmates, respond to class Discussion Boards and quizzes, and participate in a weekly video meeting. January 2020. January 2020.

The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017


Globally, edtech spending is predicted to reach $252 Billion by 2020. Many schools employ the use of a web filter to meet these requirements; however, administrators required new solutions that extended protection to school-owned devices at home.

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6 Things Every High School Senior Should Have Access To Before Graduation

EdNews Daily

Projections show that by 2020, 43% of the U.S. Meeting with business leaders and entrepreneurs. Meeting with business leaders and entrepreneurs are excellent ways for students to build new relationships and potentially find life-long mentors.

Authentic Project Based Learning, Santa Believes in PBL… Do You?

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Upon further reflection, it occurred to me that not only does Santa believe in PBL, he practices many of its positive attributes at his workshop. We will have a meeting, record everything in Santa Docs, based on what we will need to know to make this mission possible.

Finding Innovation in Google Apps for Education


By 2020, Google Apps for Education is predicted to have over 110 million users, due in part to the ease with which districts can use Google’s free suite of tools to encourage classroom collaboration. I use Google Docs to develop collaborative meeting agendas with a team of administrators.

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High school graduation rates for one important group are starting to get better

The Hechinger Report

By 2020, two-thirds of all jobs will require postsecondary education , according to the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce. Counselors routinely invite parents to Spanish-language workshops on college applications and financing.

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Should I Stay or Should I Go? An Opinionated Guide to Changing Edtech Industry Conferences


Next: ASU GSV Summit, San Diego, March 30 - April 1, 2020. As EDU has aligned itself more closely with other South-by events over the past few years, conference keynotes, panels and workshops have been joined by new programming such as a hands-on Playground, and a free one-day education expo that’s open to the public and adds thousands more beyond the conference total. Next: SXSW EDU, Austin, March 9-12, 2020. ASU GSV. SXSW EDU.

What’s school without grade levels?

The Hechinger Report

By the fall of 2020, all Northern Cass students will plot their own academic courses to high school graduation, while sticking with same-age peers for things like gym class and field trips.

CA's Maker Initiative Spurs Innovation and Workforce Development Across 35 Community Colleges


Occupations that require an associate degree will grow by 18 percent through 2020–faster than the new job growth for jobs requiring a bachelor’s degree. This movement brings tremendous opportunities to students who discover a passion for learning and meet the challenges of turning new ideas into something real.

96 edtech predictions for K12 in 2019

eSchool News

With 2019 here and 2020 in arm’s reach, there’s an ever-growing expectation that next-generation tech tools should do a better job of informing educators on which resources improve learning outcomes.

The 2019 Global Education Conference - Full List of 130 Sessions and 10 Keynotes!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Clint Carlson, Director of Education Technology, Istanbul International Community School When Curie Meets Cassatt: Infusing the Engineering Design Process for Global Teaching and Learning , Dr. Helen Teague, Adjunct Professor, Concordia University + Grand Canyon University Where Do We Grow From Here?:

The 100 Worst Ed-Tech Debacles of the Decade

Hack Education

Teachers Are Moonlighting As Instagram Influencers To Make Ends Meet,” Buzzfeed reported in 2018. And, of course, many teachers find themselves working as Uber drivers as they struggle to make ends meet on their salaries.