Next Generation Adobe Acrobat XI

A Principal's Reflections

Adobe recently announced its next-generation Adobe Acrobat XI software, complete with cloud services to help K-12 and higher education teachers and administrators handle complex document challenges and alleviate productivity inefficiencies. Acrobat XI Adobe educational technology

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Adobe Spark — All-purpose Desktop Publishing Tool for the Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

Adobe Spark is a free graphic design app that allows students and teachers with no design experience to create impactful graphics, web stories, and animated videos. You can access files in Dropbox, Google Photos, YouTube, Vimeo, or upload them from your local computer.

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Adobe Creative Cloud launches today - CS6 apps, sync, storage system

Educational Technology Guy

On Monday, April 23rd, Adobe announced Adobe Creative Cloud Student and Teacher Edition, and Creative Suite 6 Student and Teacher Edition for institutions, educators and students worldwide. and Adobe Edge preview – and deep integration with Adobe Touch Apps.

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5 Easy Ways To Make Your Digital Content Accessible To Everyone

The Web20Classroom

For others we need to differentiate and make the content more accessible to accommodate for a disability. As classrooms and digital spaces become more ubiquitous educators must understand how the content they create and put in these online spaces must be made accessible for all.

A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking

NeverEndingSearch

You may remember Stanford History Education Group (SHEG) for its groundbreaking and utterly depressing report, Evaluating Information: The Cornerstone of Online Civic Reasoning.

Quick List Of Mobile Apps For Administrators

The Web20Classroom

When it comes to mobile learning there are loads of great sites for apps for kids and teachers. The app gives you access to all your files stored in the cloud so you can retrieve them, email them, view them, and show them, again, no matter where you are. 3) Adobe Ideas- You never know when a great idea is going to strike. Adobe Ideas is always at the ready to capture a drawing, sketch, list or what ever you need. This app gives you access to the entire directory.

Audio Projects for Digital Learners: 30+ Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

One of the safest ways to integrate technology is to get students to record their thoughts, ideas, or learning with web tools and mobile apps. Just search audio, radio or podcasts to access them. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Effective Technology Integration Mobile Learning audio projects education technology mobile learning podcasting podcasts radio shows

Google Offers Free Cloud Access to Colleges, Plays Catch Up to Amazon, Microsoft

Edsurge

education grant offering free credits for its cloud platform, with no credit card required, unlimited access to its suite of tools and training resources. Amazon Web Services has dominated the cloud service business by being around longest (2006) and nabbing corporate and governmental customers like Comcast, Adobe and the Department of Defense. now, but Google says it plans to extend access to other places in the future.

20 Web Tools and Apps for Learners to Create Fun Videos

Teacher Reboot Camp

Host it with popcorn and later add the videos to a site for parents to access. Adobe Spark – A web tool and iOS app to create animated videos with images, your voice, and more in minutes. The free version lets you publish up to 5 minutes a month and have access to 22 songs. Camtasia provides a free 30 day trial and has access to incredible editing features, transitions, and screen recording options. Click to access that resource!

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Android on Chromebooks! Here are some resources and apps to check out

Educational Technology Guy

id=org.kiwix.kiwixcustomp het Accessibility resources and apps [link] Toontastic 3D https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.toontastic Android has come to Chromebooks and is available on EDU Domains!

Android Apps for Education - work on Chromebooks and Chrome OS Tablets too!

Educational Technology Guy

Android Apps for Education Android is the most popular mobile operating system in the world, running on smartphones and tablets. And don't forget about all of the Chrome Apps, Extensions and full websites Chromebooks and the Chromebook Tab can access. But, you can also use Android Apps on Chromebooks , including the new Chromebook Tab 10 Chrome OS tablet. Chrome and Android all in one!

Digital Poets! Web Tools, Apps, & Lesson Ideas

Teacher Reboot Camp

Students can: animate their poems with digital poster tools, like EduBuncee , Flowvella , Sway , HaikuDeck , Adobe Slate , Canva , Tackk , Visme , Smore , ThingLink , Biteslides , and EduGlogster. Click to access that resource!

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Learning on the move

Learning with 'e's

It was nice to be invited to present a session for Sheffield Hallam University on mobile learning earlier today. The university has quite a strong research group in this area, and my talk, presented online via Adobe Connect had to be on point. The] mobile phone.

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The complete guide to picking the right device for every grade level

eSchool News

In conjunction with becoming a Google Apps for Education school or district, the Chromebook allows easy access to each user’s content. I also believe students of all ages need access to a full-featured computer.

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Inject Creativity Into Your Classrooom With the Latest Publication From EdTechTeam

EdTechTeam

Adobe Spark is a free, simple-to-use creation tool that integrates technology into the storytelling process at school. It is approachable, accessible, and most of all fun for kids, and it works on nearly any device found inside today’s classrooms.

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Six Great Apps for the ACER Chromebook Tab

EdTechTeam

The new ACER Chromebook Tab works just like a Chromebook with access to the core Google for Education apps such as Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Drive. The Tab features access to Chrome Web Store and Android Apps and it includes a built-in pen, which opens up the possibilities for this device in the classroom. Adobe Apps. Android App) – The whole suite of Adobe Creative Cloud Mobile Apps run on the Tab.

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The Fabulous Field Trip Guide: Planning

Teacher Reboot Camp

In the following posts, I will share activity suggestions, virtual field trip suggestions, how to integrate virtual reality and augmented reality to spice up field trips, and tips for integrating mobile learning, QR codes, and technology. building adobe bricks with an adobe structure expert. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Click to access that resource!

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Quick List of Apps For Learners And Curators

The Web20Classroom

When it comes to mobile learning there are loads of great sites for apps for kids and teachers. The app gives you access to all your files stored in the cloud so you can retrieve them, email them, view them, and show them, again, no matter where you are. 3) Adobe Ideas- You never know when a great idea is going to strike. Adobe Ideas is always at the ready to capture a drawing, sketch, list or what ever you need. This app gives you access to the entire directory.

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Class Tech Tips: Spark Video Activities for Google Classroom

techlearning

Spark Video is a fantastic, web-based and mobile movie-making tool for students. Spark Video is a powerful, easy-to-use video creation tool from Adobe. It’s totally free for schools who can access all of the premium features at no cost.

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7 Free Edtech Things. Cause Free Edtech Things are Always a Good Thing

techlearning

Adobe Spark – I love Adobe Spark even more. don’t forget, your school basically owns and controls access to all of it. So two day shipping, access to videos / music, AND free storage. LiveBinders are virtual classroom binders that exist online for everyone to access.

Review: Acer Tab 10 Gives Students the Best of Chromebooks and Tablets

EdTech Magazine

That’s how conversations about classroom mobility options often start. Its small size makes it simple for students to carry around the classroom and easy for teachers to store on a mobile cart, where it takes up much less real estate than a traditional Chromebook.

The Wild and Amazing World of Augmented Reality

Ask a Tech Teacher

Then, scan the trigger image with a mobile device app and see what happens! Afterward, anyone can scan the cover of the book and instantly access the review.

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26+ Valentine’s Day Activities & Resources to Love

Teacher Reboot Camp

Write Valentine’s day cards or poems for loved ones using free web tools and apps- Magisto , Powtoons , Adobe Slate , Adobe Voice , Yakit for Kids , EduBuncee , Animoto, Canva , Fotobabble , Red Stamp , and Sincerely Ink. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Click to access that resource! “The heart has its reasons that reason knows nothing of.”-

New generation of Chromebooks designed for millions of students and educators

eSchool News

These convertible Chromebooks have touch and stylus capability, world-facing camera and access to millions of Android apps, so technology can flex to the needs of students, not the other way around. Adobe has released a suite of Android apps optimized for Chromebooks.

Android Apps on Chromebooks

The Electric Educator

Early Access to Android for Chrome An early release of the Google Play Store for Chrome was expected to come to three devices in June: the Asus Flip, Acer R11, and Chromebook Pixel. As of this post, only the Asus flip has received access. Adobe Creative Suite, Skype, and Minecraft).

5 Great Websites to Make Spring Sparkle

Ask a Tech Teacher

Is it easy to access ? It is browser-based but works on most mobile devices, includes thumbnails of participants, allows screensharing, offers the ever-popular whiteboard, and gets started with an email invitation. Adobe Spark — All-purpose Desktop Publishing Tool for the Classroom.

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Schools Must Invest to Protect IoT Devices

EdTech Magazine

One solution for schools using a cloud environment is a cloud access security broker, or CASB. Interactive devices include wearables that track activity or monitor engagement in class as well as mobile hotspots and laptops that make internet accessible to students without access at home. At Old Adobe Union School District in Petaluma, Calif. , Schools Must Invest to Protect IoT Devices. jena.passut_7651. Fri, 05/04/2018 - 11:39.

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Learning to love in a dual-platform relationship (Part 2)

Kathy Schrock

I installed Adobe Premiere Elements and Photoshop Elements and various Adobe Creative Cloud applications. The rendering time of videos in both Adobe Premiere Elements and Adobe Premiere was super speedy on the Dell XPS 15 Touch.

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Global Education Conference 2017 #globaled17

The CoolCatTeacher

All sessions are recorded so you can access later. They felt like they had a front-row audience with experts that they would not normally have access to, So it’s going to give you… It’s free, first of all.

Google Document URL Tricks

Learning in Hand

Documents are only accessible by you (the owner) unless you turn link sharing on. Example: Classy Graphics Manifesto Previewed documents load faster and work much better in mobile browsers than the standard shareable version.

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App smackdown: 20 apps from ISTE 2018

eSchool News

Mobile devices are a key component in many classrooms, and apps go hand-in-hand with those mobile devices. Adobe Spark Video lets users create compelling video in just a few minutes. Adobe Spark Post replaces index cards with social sharing graphics.

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6 Android Apps to Try on a Chromebook

Shake Up Learning

However, mobile apps often offer us a few more ways to interact with information, as well as tap into some creation tools that don’t work the same on an old school Chromebook. It must be a regular single login to access. Click here to learn how this works in the mobile app.).

How To Use Chromebooks For Powerful Creation in School

MindShift

A 2017 report of the education market found Chromebooks dominate with 58 percent of the market for school mobile device purchases. ADOBE SPARK. Adobe is doing for creation what Google did for collaboration,” Avrith said.

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5 major cloud considerations for education

eSchool News

It’s no secret that being able to access enterprise applications and other types of software online—in a 24/7/365 environment—beats having to install, maintain, and upgrade individual applications across multiple desktops and laptops.

Adapting to the New Classroom

techlearning

The first step in moving from a teacher-centered approach to a student-centered approach was digital conversion and building a 1:1 system so that every student has access to a mobile device 24/7. iMac lab with Adobe Creative Suite ?

Faculty Development in the Age of Digital, Connected Learning

Edsurge

Populr and Adobe Spark Page. Untethering is also dependent on a delicate balance between open materials, which may be accessed from anywhere at anytime, and human connections. In our global, mobile society learning is not bound to time and place. Teams that used to be responsible for the acquisition, implementation, and support of technology are now being tasked with. transforming higher education.

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A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 30 Edition)

Doug Levin

Thirty-six said they did not have adequate internet access. Tagged on: July 28, 2017 The FTC on COPPA: 5 New Takeaways for Schools and Ed-Tech Companies | Digital Education - Education Week → Broadly speaking, this federal law requires operators of commercial websites, online services, and mobile apps to notify parents and obtain their consent before collecting any personal information on children under the age of 13.

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K–12 Districts Prepare Students for Careers in the Tech-Dominated Economy

EdTech Magazine

Our schools provide internet access and offer year-round career and technology classes ,” Madden says. “We FUSD’s students have access to 65,000 Windows-based devices , mostly HP laptops and desktops. Students from families with more socio-economic security are doing fine — they’ve had more technology in their lives, and their schools usually offer good access to technology,” Boyd says. K–12 Districts Prepare Students for Careers in the Tech-Dominated Economy.

Using Pokemon Go in the classroom

Kathy Schrock

By saving the screenshots to their camera roll, students will have access to them later to use in other classroom projects, such as creating a digital story about their adventures. Don't forget- students will need access to tools for planning, preparing, and producing their digital story.

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What Edtech Tools Are Community Colleges Flocking To?

Edsurge

Specifically, the college created a myHostos mobile app where students can access information about financial aid, classes and the like. She identifies Adobe Spark and Kaltura as two tools that she has been impressed with, citing that Spark is useful for making brief ADA compliant videos while Kaltura offers the ability to build interactive transcripts and captioning. Like all education ecosystems, community colleges have an array of different edtech tools to choose from.