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7 tips for teacher mental health

eSchool News

When COVID struck, schools and teachers had to pivot quickly, adapting to lockdowns and online classes on the fly. Naturally, there were a lot of stumbles.

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How to defeat fake news–one teacher’s ideas

Ask a Tech Teacher

Differentiating between reliable websites, books, information has always been a topic in classrooms. Kids tend to think if a site is at the top of the Google hit list, it is the most reliable. It requires teaching to explain why that isn’t true.

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Station rotation: Save time, engage students in any K-12 classroom

Ditch That Textbook

Station rotation keeps students engaged in multiple activities. Plus, it isn't hard to set up! Here are some ideas. When we think of stations or centers we often think of young children moving around the room to various activities.

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5 Best Security Practices for Working Remotely

ViewSonic Education

Establishing security practices for working remotely is critical when working from home. There are many things to consider when onboarding a new employee or reviewing proper security protocols with existing staff.

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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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3D Printing Brings Burgh Buses — and Creativity — to Life

EdTech Magazine

At West Jefferson Hills School District, fourth and fifth grade students in the district’s TJ3D club are making light of newsworthy events in Pittsburgh from the past couple of years. Using design software and 3D printers, the club is creating Burgh Buses, small bus-shaped levels.

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20 ways to use OrbitNote for PDFs in the classroom

Ditch That Textbook

PDF files are a helpful classroom tool. Use OrbitNote to give your students' PDF files new superpowers and level up learning.This post is sponsored by Texthelp. PDF files still make the world go round. We read from them. We send documents as PDFs.

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Kids can learn more from guided play than from direct instruction, report finds

The Hechinger Report

What happens when you stop teaching young children via direct instruction and instead set up purposeful opportunities to play?

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Improve Student Focus and Behavior: How to Confront Emotional Learning Loss

Mindspark Learning

As we wrap up another school year, it is important to know what mindsets we walk into the classroom with that contribute to student focus.

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3 Great Ways to Boost Classroom Creativity

Educators Technology

According to Gallup, 80% of teachers say that using technology creatively helps to personalize students’ learning. Also, educators who ignite creativity with tech-based projects are likely to see big.read more. sponsored posts

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How do we measure personalized learning’s impact?

eSchool News

Personalized learning is more critical than ever–it can help students recover lost learning and boost social-emotional growth. What’s more, it helps educators in dire need of learning solutions.

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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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Kids’ Media Use Is Up. Blame the Pandemic — And TikTok.

ED Surge

It’s official: Kids are spending more time on screens now than they were before the pandemic.

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Teaching With Word Games Beyond Wordle

techlearning

Wordle isn’t the only word game that can teach children while also entertaining them

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Riverside Insights and 7 Mindsets Partner to Improve Student Well-being with Lessons for SEL

eSchool News

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Teachers Can Positively Impact Education Policy, We Just Have to Use Our Teacher Voice

ED Surge

It was the Fall of 2020, and I delivered my testimony on Zoom to the Texas State Board of Education. As I finished my comments, I turned off my camera and sat silently in my classroom, unsure of how the board members received my words.

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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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Best of Bett 2022: Top Tech Innovations For Education

techlearning

This is the best of Bett 2022 with all the tech innovations and more

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LRP National Institute 2022

N2Y

We’re excited to attend LRP 2022 in Louisville, KY! We look forward to hearing from our community and sharing ways you can support students with disabilities. Come explore our new collaborative IEP development solution at booth #406.

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Case Study: How Edison High School Is Using Rise Vision to Serve Its Students’ Diverse Needs

eSchool News

(March 24, 2022) –– Rise Vision has released a new case study of Edison High School, a small school in Elmira Heights, New York, with a student body of 110 students with learning differences. Thomas A.

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An Inspiring Quote for Every Day of the Year

MiddleWeb

365 Quotes for Teachers: Inspiration and Motivation for Every Day of the Year does what author and principal Denny Steele intends – motivates, challenges, and helps keep the job in perspective. Reviewer Anne Anderson suggests ways to use the book and offers some samples.

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Increasing Equity and Access: A Canvas Case Study of Virtual Arkansas K-12

Virtual Arkansas, a fully online school, had a mission to provide high-quality courses in rural and urban areas throughout the state. How would they simplify content creation while enhancing learning? Discover 3 key insights to transform your classrooms.