Wed.Dec 15, 2021

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Holiday Activities To Keep the Learning Going

Ask a Tech Teacher

Teaching the days before big holidays is challenging. Students and teachers alike are ready for a break. Both struggle to pay attention regardless of how innovative and engaging are the lesson plans. I’ve been there often.

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Holograms Add Depth to Remote Classes

EdTech Magazine

“Hologram” has become a catch-all term for several types of 3D images, from the centuries-old Pepper’s Ghost technique that brought Tupac Shakur to the Coachella music festival in 2012 to even newer representations that boast lifelike interactivity.

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Problem-Based Learning: Strategies for Forming Effective Learning Behaviors

EmergingEdTech

Problem-based learning starts with a question; a real-life question. It’s an educational method that seeks to engage people in what they’re learning. It also seeks to increase the retention of. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].

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5 strategies to build better information literacy in students

eSchool News

We live in the age of information. Thanks to the internet, we now have all the world’s knowledge at our fingertips. Just think about it: Cooking, philosophy, engineering, literature–anything you could possibly imagine can likely be found using a simple Google search.

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Contact vs. Company Intent Signal Data

Intent signal data comes in two types: either companies or individuals signaling interest in products like yours. Which kind of data delivers more advantages to B2B marketers? It depends. Get this infographic to learn about the advantages of intent-based leads and how you can most effectively use both types of data.

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In the shadows: The orphans Covid left behind

The Hechinger Report

Tré never stopped praying. Even when the virus ravaged his sweet mother’s lungs in a matter of days this summer. Or when her casket was lowered into the soil three weeks after her 50th birthday.

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Self-Care for Kids Has Diverse Cultural Roots

MiddleWeb

As we encourage self-care it might not occur to educators that the concept is culturally driven and diverse. ELL teacher Dina Strasser shares resources that can help “decolonize” self-care by recognizing our students’ many differing cultural perspectives on healing and health.

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Expanding into Early Childhood Is Good for Edtech Companies. Is It Good for Kids?

ED Surge

For years, the global learning platform Kahoot has been growing its foothold in the K-12 space through acquisitions and add-ons to its popular quiz platform. On Wednesday, Kahoot expanded its reach even further, launching a product designed specifically for children 2 through 7.

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5 lesson planning resources for educators

eSchool News

Teachers’ jobs are about much more than teaching in the classroom or online. Finding the right learning resources for students is critical–and that’s where the right lesson planning tool can be invaluable.

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Cool Toys For Girls in 2021

Fractus Learning

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Trying to Bring a Product to International Schools? Free Trials, Testimonials Matter

Marketplace K-12

A newly released report focuses on how international schools -- a fixture in many countries -- select their suppliers and make purchasing decisions. The post Trying to Bring a Product to International Schools? Free Trials, Testimonials Matter appeared first on Market Brief.

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You Can't Teach Without Eye Contact

Millions of us choose – or have to choose – to learn remotely. As interactions become increasingly rooted in digital experiences, what are we actually losing besides the proximity of people? What are the risks of this loss and are they avoidable?

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10 Ways to Use Defined Learning for Project-Based Learning Excellence

Cool Cat Teacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Defined Learning is a fantastic way to bring project-based learning to every grade level and subject area.

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Learning Through Primary Source Digitization

techlearning

Providing access to a primary source that has been digitized can help transform learning for students

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What Blended Learning Strategies Make Sense For Your School?

WizIQ Education & Technology

Blended Learning, which combines online learning with traditional teaching methods, became popular in the late 1990s when web-based content was available to all households and schools.

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Lego Dragon Sets – The Best In 2021 For Children

Fractus Learning

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Intent Signal Data 101

Intent signal data helps B2B marketers engage with buyers sooner in the sales cycle. But there are many confusing terms used to describe intent data. Read this infographic to better understand three common areas of confusion.

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Fair, accurate, specific, and timely: FAST grading can be fast

Turnitin

?Feedback loops personalize learning and help students monitor their own progress. EdTech tools help uphold feedback while saving time

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K-12 Dealmaking: PresenceLearning Acquires Virtual School Teletherapy Provider; Byju’s Snaps Up Interactive Math Tool

Marketplace K-12

Presence Learning, which delivers teletherapy and software to K-12 special education and mental health providers, has acquired a virtual school teletherapy provider, Global Teletherapy.