6 Useful Android Apps to Help Students with Their Writing

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

November 15, 2015 A few days ago, we featured here in EdTech and mLearning a collection of some powerful Android apps to help you with grading and assessment. Android writing appsToday, we are intruding you to anther.read more.

13 Edtech Tools Every Teacher and Student Should Know About

Wisewire

From interactive whiteboards to educational applications, here are 13 edtech tools that every teacher and student to aid and enhance teaching and learning. #1 FlipGrid videos can be created using many devices, including iPhones, Android phones, tablets, laptops, and computers.

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5 Simple Ways to Improve Physical Education w/ #Edtech

The CoolCatTeacher

Transcript of episode 70 5 Simple Ways to Improve Physical Education w/ #Edtech with Jarrod Robinson the PE Geek. That’s actually got some real evidence there to drive your assessment and drive what they’ve been able to achieve in your classroom.

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4 Ways to Give Meaningful Feedback with Google Classroom

Shake Up Learning

gsuiteedu #edtech Click To Tweet. Annotate Using Google Classroom on Mobile (iOS or Android). The post 4 Ways to Give Meaningful Feedback with Google Classroom appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Google Classroom + Meaningful Feedback = Winning Combination!

Your Essential Back to School EdTech Checklist

Fractus Learning

Here is a LONG list of recent updates , to GAFE, Android and iOS apps. – Fast and fun game-based formative assessment. by Karen Larson and Gene Tognetti. The start of the school year brings with it more than a few ‘gotta-do’s for a classroom teacher.

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Pass That Test! 18 Test Taking Resources and Strategies!

Teacher Reboot Camp

Much research shows standardized testing doesn’t fairly assess students and associated with unfair high stakes. The Khan Academy website and iOS/Android app has excellent resources for prepping for the SATs, GMAT, MCAT, CAHSEE, IIT JEE, and NCLEX-RN.

Screencast Tools to Demonstrate Student Learning

Teacher Reboot Camp

Explain Everything (iOS, Android and Chromebooks), Educreations (iOS and the web) and ShowMe (iOS, Android and Chromebooks) are similar with a blank canvas you can add pdfs, images, drawings, shapes, colors, text, audio, and more!

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Screencast Tools to Demonstrate Student Learning

Teacher Reboot Camp

Explain Everything (iOS, Android and Chromebooks), Educreations (iOS and the web) and ShowMe (iOS, Android and Chromebooks) are similar with a blank canvas you can add pdfs, images, drawings, shapes, colors, text, audio, and more!

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Food for thought: The data-driven future of food and higher education

The Christensen Institute

LinkedIn data reveals that the top 10 jobs on its site didn’t even exist five years ago—positions like iOS/Android developer, social media intern, UI/UX designer, and big data architect. Every click, every exercise and assessment will generate important data about each student.

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15 hot edtech trends for 2017

eSchool News

To get a glimpse into what the next 12 months will hold for everything from professional development to digital learning, and from communication to virtual reality, 15 ed tech luminaries looked back on 2016 edtech trends to help predict what’s in store for 2017.

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Learn With QR Codes! 22+ Apps, Web Tools and Activities

Teacher Reboot Camp

Create QR codes on your mobile device with the Quickmark app, which allows students to scan and create QR codes with an iOS, Android, or Windows phone. Scan QR codes on your mobile device with the I-nigma app, which allows students to scan QR codes with an iOS, Android, or Windows phone. The QR Code Treasure Hunt generator by Classtools will help you easily create a series of QR codes for assessments, scavenger hunts, and treasure hunts.

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The Thinking and Creativity That Goes Into Game Design

Teacher Reboot Camp

Students can design a game in any subject to assess their peers. TinyTap (iOS/Android)- create simple, fun games with students’ images and sound effects. Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar !

The Thinking and Creativity That Goes Into Game Design

Teacher Reboot Camp

Students can design a game in any subject to assess their peers. TinyTap (iOS/Android)- create simple, fun games with students’ images and sound effects. Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar !

15 Collaborative Tools for Your Classroom That Are NOT Google

Shake Up Learning

15 Collaborative Tools for Your Classroom That Are NOT Google #edtech #edchat. Pear Deck is an active learning and formative assessment tool that makes your presentations completely interactive! Nearpod is an interactive presentation and assessment tool.

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30 Sites & Apps for Learning to Program or Code

techlearning

This is ideal for assessing students and differentiating instruction. Pixel - A free new mobile app (iOS/Android) to learn how to code by programming robot's emotions and speech. Sketch Nation - A fantastic easy-to-use mobile (iOS/Android) app for students learning how to create games.

15 Essential Apps For The Organized Teacher

TeachThought - Learn better.

You can check out the SimplyCircle site here and use the web version of their app , as well as the iPhone version of SimplyCircle , and the Android version as well. It seamlessly combines interactive presentation, collaboration, and real-time assessment tools into one integrated solution.

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STEAM Up Learning Outdoors! 15+ Ideas to Try Now or this Summer!

Teacher Reboot Camp

The main assessments for schools are multiple choice tests, which punish learners if they don’t choose the right answer provided from a list of narrow options. Observation logs are just one of the 32 resources in Hacking Learning with Edtech Missions.

Top Research Websites, Search Engines, and a Research Choice Menu for K-12 Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

One of the activities in my book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: Ways to Launch EdTech Missions is to get students to do a quick 2 minute search about the topic. DOGO News is a website and iOS/Android app for K to 12 students to find current events and research based articles.

10 Google Classroom Tips You Didn’t Know – SULS029

Shake Up Learning

Google Classroom offers a clean and easy way for you to stay organized in Google Drive, distribute and assess digital assignments, and streamline feedback and communication with your students. gsuiteedu #edtech #shakeuplearning. Here are the step-by-step directions on iOS and Android.

15 Ways for Students to Use Google Keep [infographic]

Shake Up Learning

15 Ways Students Can Use #GoogleKeep [infographic] #SUL #gttribe #googleedu #gsuiteedu #edtech Click To Tweet. gttribe #edtech Click To Tweet. Voice Notes is a feature available in the iOS and Android mobile apps (not currently available on the desktop version).

12 Awesome Ideas for Ending the School Year

Teacher Reboot Camp

Each pair can take a chapter or unit and design assessments or activities to make the unit more engaging. This is one of the ideas suggested in my book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch Edtech Missions in Your Classroom.

Three Ways Technology Can Help Teachers Differentiate Student Learning

eSpark

How we do this: At eSpark Learning, we use districts’ existing assessment data to provide students with educational apps, videos, and activities tailored to their unique learning needs. EdTech News District LeadershipThis piece originally ran on Edsurge.

Kasey Bell’s #ISTE17 Presentations and Resources

Shake Up Learning

Kasey’s #ISTE17 Presentations and Resources #googleedu #edtech #gttribe Click To Tweet. This self-paced, e-course includes EVERYTHING you need to know to pass the Trainer Skills Assessment AND complete the application requirements, including: 30+ Video Lessons (including the archive).

Google + Pinterest + Dropbox = [NEW] Free @appolearning (Lesson Planning Dream)!

Kleinspiration

appoLearning Collections enable teachers to create, annotate and share lists of hand picked digital resources, including YouTube videos, iOS and Android apps, and websites, around specific subjects, topics or lessons.

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Google EDU Releases Expeditions and ‘Cast for Education’ Apps, Introduces Quizzes to Google Forms

Edsurge

Google reports that the app is available today for Android, and will be available for iPhones and iPads later this year. Education Technology Enterprises Edtech Business

Write Right with Google Tools

techlearning

With these technology tools, the writing process can be improved at all stages from planning to writing to self editing to peer editing to assessment to revising to publishing. Android App - Mobile app link iOS App - Mobile app link Open the student’s Google Doc. TL Advisor Blog edtec

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After Layoffs and Acquisition, LightSail Education Charts a New, Uncertain Course

Edsurge

The literacy market is further crowded with older companies, including Renaissance Learning and Achieve3000, that also provide digital reading materials and assessment tools. The company initially developed LightSail for iPads before adding compatibility with Chromebooks and Android devices.) Education Technology Mergers and Acquisitions Edtech Business

The DLP Strategy Menu

Digital Promise

Too often in the edtech community, teachers simply want to know if there is an app they can use without identifying and understanding their instructional challenges. This blog post originally appeared on EdTechTeam.com. Read the original article here.

Promethean and EdTechTeam - A deeper partnership to impact education

EdTechTeam

Chris Craft Director of Technology EdTechTeam If you’ve been to a GAFESummit in the last year, you’ve no doubt seen representatives from ClassFlow , the latest software innovation from edtech leader Promethean , in the sponsor space.

Recap for enouraging reflection on learning

Nik Peachey

I’ve set up a dummy EdTech class , so feel free to join and try it out as a student if you wish. You can also decide if it goes to the whole class or individual students and enable to do some self assessment of their recording.

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Back to School with Google Chrome: The Complete Guide!

Shake Up Learning

or later) Chrome for Linux Mobile Devices Chrome for iOS Chrome for Android Sign-in to Chrome Chrome is even more powerful when you sign-in with your Google account and sync your settings across your devices, including bookmarks, preferences, saved passwords, and time-saving extensions and apps.

3 Websites to Gamify Your Math Class

Ask a Tech Teacher

Not surprisingly, Dimension U’s awards have spanned a decade, including several Codies, MacWorld Editor’s Choice, a Stanford Summit commendation, accolades from EdNet and Edtech, Computers for Youth, and about six more.

How to Create a Class Brand (and much more!) with Tony Vincent – SULS011

Shake Up Learning

I’m excited for today’s conversation with one of my favorite edtech gurus! 13:24] – How does Tony decide when to assess when his students are given choice? [14:57] shakeuplearning #edtech. Quik app for Android. The post How to Create a Class Brand (and much more!)

18 Distance Learning Tools with Sound Privacy Practices

Graphite Blog

With so many great edtech tools available, deciding which to use with your students can be a big task. Powerful formative assessment tool tracks achievement of standards Price: Free; paid upgrade available for additional features Platforms: Web Grades: K–12 See full privacy evaluation.

What to Look for When Purchasing an Education Projector

ViewSonic Education

First, taking the time to assess your needs and installation conditions will help you pick an education projector you’ll be satisfied with. Assess lighting conditions and ability to control ambient light. Finally, you’ll want to assess connectivity.