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Navigating the Waters of Teacher Social Media


Teacher Social Media has had a powerful positive effect on Brent Gilson's professional growth. Social Media Teaching with a View Brent Gilson educator celebrity PLN professional learning teacher social media twitter

20 Ways to Personalize Your Learning This Summer

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter We educators need to rest and recover this summer. But the reality is also that we’re going to have to prepare for a fall that – whatever it looks like – will include an online learning component.

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US Edtech Policy Conversations Amidst Coronavirus Concerns with Tom Murray

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter What is happening at the US policy level with the coronavirus health crisis? Advancement Courses has a free micro-course – Launching Online Learning. You can connect with Tom on social media.

Work Smarter, Not Harder

A Principal's Reflections

During my years as a teacher and principal, I would spend countless hours planning, researching, and attending professional learning events to hone my craft in order to become a better educator. I have a secret to share. In my humble opinion, I am not very smart.

Leading in a Remote Learning World

A Principal's Reflections

It goes without saying that our teachers have done an incredible job when it comes to adapting to a remote learning world. Now more time is being spent refining plans as lessons are learned and, in some cases, are prepared for schools to be closed the remained of the year.

Tech ed Resources–Online Classes

Ask a Tech Teacher

The 21 st Century lesson blends technology with teaching to build a collaborative, differentiated, and shared learning environment. Classmates will become the core of your ongoing Personal Learning Network. Classmates will become the core of your ongoing Professional Learning Network.

Google Challenges for Teachers! (FREE Template by Pam Hubler)

Shake Up Learning

FREE Template by Pam Hubler) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Virtual PD, or virtual professional learning, is more than just making things digital. AND, I will be sharing some new professional learning options myself, and here on Shake Up Learning.

TeacherCast Launches New Studio Paving Way for New Era of Educational Broadcasting


I designed this space in a way that has very minimal sightlines so I can stay focused on my various media projects and with a ton of luck, it should be paper free and clutter-free. Social Media. Follow on Twitter. Learn with me on Facebook. Professional Goals.

Fake Instagram Template with Google Slides (FREE)

Shake Up Learning

The post Fake Instagram Template with Google Slides (FREE) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Back in episode 32 of the Shake Up Learning Show , I interviewed Lisa Johnson. Carly was also featured in an “On-Air” Coaching episode of the Shake Up Learning Show.

Leading Through Crisis and Beyond for Teachers and Educational Leaders – SULS060

Shake Up Learning

The post Leading Through Crisis and Beyond for Teachers and Educational Leaders – SULS060 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Learn how to lead through crises on #shakeuplearning podcast with Kasey Bell. The 4 Phases of Crisis-Driven Remote Learning. Learn What’s Next.

Recognize Earth Day by Challenging Students to Explore Meaningful Innovation with Tech for Global Good

Discovery Education

The Tech for Global Good collection of resources is ideal for virtual learning. An additional digital lesson bundle takes the learning even further with an exploration of real-time efforts that impact the environment globally. . Virtual Learning resource?center

The Instructional Playbook (interview with Jim Knight) – SULS050

Shake Up Learning

The post The Instructional Playbook (interview with Jim Knight) – SULS050 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. If you’re a tech coach or instructional learning professional, you won’t want to miss this interview with Jim Knight. . Teaching Learning Coaching Conference 2020.

Level-Up Summer Learning for Students and Teachers with Hands-On STEM Activities and Professional Development Resources from Siemens STEM Day

Discovery Education

As summer approaches, many families are in search of supplemental virtual resources to support continued learning over the summer. Likewise, many educators are faced with the need to adjust their professional development plans for the summer to more virtual experiences.


Get Social with Digital Reading

The first step to effectively using digital reading is for teachers to embrace social reading. Social media interactions: Many authors regularly hold Q&As and talk to their readers through Twitter and Facebook. Follow Michelle on Twitter @mluhtala.

STEM Careers Coalition Partner Spotlight: Chevron

Discovery Education

Conducting business in a socially and environmentally responsible manner, respecting the law and universal human rights are cornerstones to benefitting the communities Chevron serves. . Introducing students to the power of STEM learning is more important now than ever!?


SOS Instructional Strategies for Implementing Human Rights Education with Comprehensive Digital Resources from Speak Truth to Power

Discovery Education

Kennedy Human Rights , introduces students to influential human rights defenders through powerful storytelling and interactive learning to inspire passion and action to end and prevent human rights abuses and violations around the world.

Digital Equity in Rural School Districts

The goal of digital equity is to ensure that all students have access to devices, high-speed internet, and opportunities to learn both in school and out. She is a Google Certified Trainer and has presented at several conferences on the power of connections through social media.

3 Things for School Leaders to Consider During the Transition to Distance Learning


In many school districts across the nation, decisions were made to close schools starting as early as Monday, March 16, 2020, for an indefinite amount of time. If you don’t have social media accounts for your school, this may be the time to move forward with creating them.


6 Tips for Coaching Through a Crisis


As a digital learning specialist, this crisis feels like my call up to the big leagues. Have you ever been part of a webinar, or sat in a meeting where your email or social media took precedence over your attention? Close your social media.

Accelerate Earth Day Virtual Learning with the New ecoAction Virtual Field Trip from FUTURE U – Now Available On-Demand

Discovery Education

Recognize the 50 th anniversary of Earth Day with ongoing virtual learning resources to ignite your students’ passion for protecting the environment. In recognition of the 50 th Anniversary of Earth Day, Boeing and Discovery Education launched the ecoAction Virtual Field Trip.

How to DIY Your Distance Learning PD

Graphite Blog

But with the coronavirus pandemic disrupting more traditional professional learning opportunities like in-person conferences and workshops, it's time for you to chart your own course. Fortunately, there are plenty of informal ways to learn and grow professionally on your own.

6 Self-Care Strategies for School Leaders


Kids that just won’t engage, phone calls and emails from parents, learning new systems and tech on the fly. How many of you wake up when your alarm goes off, grab your phone and the first thing you check is either your email or social media? **raises my hand** I’m guilty of it, too! Engage in your own personal and professional development. How are you engaging in your own personal and professional development? You’re taking care of the teachers.

I love the #DEN

Kathy Schrock

This article originally appeared in the Discovery Education blog " Kathy Schrock's Katch of the Month " in February 2020 and is re-posted here with permission. _ The use of social media is commonplace for educators nowadays. You don’t need a Twitter account to search Twitter.

2020 teachers

Learning with 'e's

What kind of teachers will we see in 2020? Take a look at what has already appeared on this blog in my 2020 Vision series, and there may be some clues. So what might teachers be doing in 2020? He envisaged an education provision that would be "less top down and more social."

YOU Can Teach Like a Pirate! – SULS035

Shake Up Learning

– SULS035 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Learning how to engage students is one of the biggest challenges for educators today. There’s also another book coming out in the near future AND Dave shares some insights into what you’ll experience at PIRATECon in 2020.

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

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

MCP Instructional Learning Experience Designer and Mindfulness Educator Global Information Literacy Panel , Steve Hargadon, Co-Chair, Global Education Conference Global Outlook - STEAM up the STEM skills for Global Collaboration , Kavita Sanghvi, Principal, C.N.M.