In the News: Educational Android Apps Improperly Track Children

Doug Levin

Thousands of Android Mobile Apps Improperly Track Children, Study Says.” Levin of EdTech Strategies, a consulting group that has looked closely at the issue of ad-tracking on school district and state education websites. … But from a practical perspective, said Levin of EdTech Strategies, the researchers have highlighted just how significant the children’s-online-privacy challenge is in the mobile age. As quoted in: Herold, Benjamin.

My top Android Apps for Educators

Educational Technology Guy

I''m a huge Android user. Google+ - this is how I connect with other educational, technology, and edtech professionals. It allows me to do anything on my Android device, including running Windows apps and accessing all of my files. Another feature of Android I love is the sharing. Android google Google for Educators I have my HTC One Smartphone and my own Nexus 7 tablet.

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

Educational Technology Guy

Android has come to Chromebooks and is available on EDU Domains! id=com.google.android.keep&hl=en take notes checklists annotate images handwriting speech to text iPad app equivalents on Android: [link] Android alternatives/equivalents for iPad apps https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1qBmhx4jm4eJ7A8It9gz8PtOm164CO9tlvv46Mhv6uCs/edit#gid=640510231 GeoGebra has multiple apps Math Apps https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.geogebra&rdid=org.geogebra

EdTech Acronyms Explained

EdTech4Beginners

Windows, Android). Tagged: acronym , acronyms , edtech , education , exxample , learning , tech , technology , terms. education acronym acronyms edtech exxample learning tech technology termsThe amount of new acronyms in the educational technology world is staggering… and often overwhelming for educators. In fact, this list will be up to date for a few hours and then more acronyms and terms will come along!

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6 Android Apps to Try on a Chromebook

Shake Up Learning

The post 6 Android Apps to Try on a Chromebook appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Using Android Apps on a Chromebook. Google has been working to bridge the gap between the tablet and laptop by allowing us to use Android apps on a Chromebook. 6 Android Apps to Try on a #Chromebook #SUL #gttribe #gsuiteedu #edtech Click To Tweet. Why Android Apps on Chromebooks. You may be wondering why you would want to run Android apps on Chromebooks.

Android Video Editing Apps for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Upon the request of several of our readers here in EdTech and mLearning, we went ahead and curated for you the collection below. These are some of the most popular Android apps for creating and.read more

6 Good Android Apps for Learning English

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

In response to requests from some of our readers here in EdTech and mLearning asking about recommendations for Android apps to learn English, we went ahead and curated for you the list below. Android language learning appsIt.read more.

6 Good Android Apps to Enhance Your Professional Growth

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

For our Android fans here in EdTech and mLearning, here is a collection of some very good apps to help you with your professional growth. These are apps that provide you access to a treasure trove of.read more

Android Apps to Boost Your Professional Development

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

For our Android fans here in EdTech and mLearning, here is a collection of some very good apps to help you with your professional growth. These are apps that provide you access to a treasure trove of.read more

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.

5 Good Android Apps to Help Students with Their Homework

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A few weeks ago we shared with you here in EdTech and mLearning a list of 10 good iPad apps to help students with their homework. Here is another list of equally important apps for Android users who.read more

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6 of The Best Android Video Making and Editing Apps for Teachers and Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Upon the request of several of our readers here in EdTech and mLearning, we went ahead and curated for you the collection below. These are some of the most popular Android apps for creating and.read more. Android video editing apps

Some Excellent Android Learning Apps for Kids 5 and Under

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

September 10, 2015 Upon the request of some of our readers here in EdTech and mLearning, we went ahead and curated this list specifically for kids 5 and under. Android apps for kidsThese are basically some of the.read more.

Some of The Best Android Note Taking Apps for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

In response to requests from some of our readers here in EdTech & mLearning, we have curated this list featuring 10 Android apps for taking notes. The titles included here are among the.read more

6 Educational Android Apps to Help with Learning English

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

In response to requests from some of our readers here in EdTech and mLearning asking about recommendations for Android apps to learn English, we went ahead and curated for you the list below. It.read more

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. And what they enable you to do is complete a performance and then you’ve for a given delay period to get back to the device whether it’s a laptop or an iPad or an android tablet and see that. The post 5 Simple Ways to Improve Physical Education w/ #Edtech appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day.

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Google Arts & Culture for Android & iOS

Indiana Jen

Now, however, you can download the free pap for your iOS or Android device. Archaeology Art History Classics Education Educational Resources Educational Technology Google History Technology Android Ed Tech EdTech Google Art Project Google Arts & Culture iOS smart phoneI have long been a fan of Google Arts & Culture (previously Google Art Project). It allows individuals to explore museums, exhibits, and historical topics around the world.

8 Educational Android Apps for Kids

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Upon the request of some of our readers here in EdTech and mLearning, we went ahead and curated this list specifically for kids 5 and under. These are basically some of the most popular apps in.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. The post 13 Edtech Tools Every Teacher and Student Should Know About appeared first on Wisewire. Original Article Source: [link].

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11 Great EdTech Podcasts

techlearning

What's New in Google ] These eleven examples all focus on EdTech and consistently provide me with valuable information and resources. On your phone - On my Android phone I have used Podcast Addict and Google Play Music , but am currently using the Pocket Casts app. For more details on your options for both Android and iOS, see this great review of 20 podcasts apps from Tom's Guide.

10 Of The Best Android Note Taking Apps for Teachers and Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

May, 2015 In response to requests from some of our readers here in EdTech & mLearning, we have curated this list featuring 10 Android apps for taking notes. android note taking appsThe titles included here are.read more.

8 Android Science Apps Ideal for High School Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

March 21, 2016 In response to multiple requests we received from our readers here in EdTech and mLearning we went ahead and curated this collection of some very good Android science apps to use with.read more. Android apps for highschool Android Science apps

8 Very Good Android Apps to Enhance Teachers Professional Growth

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

March 1, 2017 For our Android fans here in EdTech and mLearning, here is a collection of some very good apps to help you with your professional growth. Android professional growth appsThese are apps that provide you access to a.read more.

5 Great Android Apps to Help Students with Their Math Homework

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A few weeks ago we shared with you here in EdTech and mLearning a list of 10 good iPad apps to help students with their homework. Here is another list of equally important apps for Android users who.read more

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Google Spotlight Stories: 360º Immersive Stories for Android and iOS

Shake Up Learning

These stories are viewable on both iOS and Android devices, and coming soon to YouTube! Install the app on your phone ( iOS or Android ), and choose a story to download. Android apps edtech educational technology free resources for teachers GAFE google instructional technology iOS iPad mobile learning virtual reality

The Best Android Apps for Taking Audio Notes

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

April 1, 2016 A few months ago, we shared with you here in EdTech and mLearning a list of audio note taking apps to use on iPad. In today’s list we are providing you with the Android version of that.read more. Android audio notetaking apps

K-12 Google Chromebooks Get a Facelift With Styluses, Cameras and Android Apps

Edsurge

Around that same time, the Google Education team announced that Android apps would eventually be coming to Chromebooks for Education. As of this morning, in accordance with the annual BETT conference in London, Google has put its money where its mouth is—rolling out Android apps in beta on a selection of managed Chromebooks for Education. Education Technology Enterprises Edtech Business

5 Great Android Apps to Help Students with Their Math Homework

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

March 4, 2017 A few weeks ago we shared with you here in EdTech and mLearning a list of 10 good iPad apps to help students with their homework. Android math appsHere is another list of equally important apps for.read more.

What Are Your EdTech Resolutions?

TeacherCast

Subscribe via RSS Subscribe on Android Follow @TeacherCast. What are your EdTech Resolutions for 2016? EdSurge Post/List of 2016 EdTech Conferences. What are your EdTech Resolutions for 2016? Download. Listen in a New Window. iTunes. Stitcher. SoundCloud. Leave a Review. Clammr It. Leave a VoiceMail. Perhaps you are looking to go paperless or use a new tool in your classroom.

8 Good Android Apps to boost Teachers Professional Growth

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

August 19, 2017 For our Android fans here in EdTech and mLearning, here is a collection of some very good apps to help you with your professional growth. These are apps that provide you access to a.read more

11 Essential EdTech Action Steps for Back to School

The CoolCatTeacher

Simple Updates to Your Classroom Procedures and Workflow sponsored by EdTech Software From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Use this checklist and infographic to make sure you’ve included the edtech essentials in your workflow this year. Try Shelfit from EdTech Software. Back to School EdTech Action Step #1: Determine the start page for you and your students. Try Shelfit from EdTech Software. Android 4.2+

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A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 14 Edition)

Doug Levin

On twitter, I also ponder the trend of tech-savvy teachers increasingly resembling NASCAR drivers, proudly wearing digital uniforms on social media full of sponsored messages as proof of expertise: Why do some in K-12 define #edtech expertise by # of tech company certifications acquired? NOTE: Next week’s “Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News” will be on vacation. A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 14 Edition). Blog EdTech News News news

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A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 14 Edition)

Doug Levin

On twitter, I also ponder the trend of tech-savvy teachers increasingly resembling NASCAR drivers, proudly wearing digital uniforms on social media full of sponsored messages as proof of expertise: Why do some in K-12 define #edtech expertise by # of tech company certifications acquired? NOTE: Next week’s “Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News” will be on vacation. A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 14 Edition). EdTech News News news

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Your Essential Back to School EdTech Checklist

Fractus Learning

Here is a LONG list of recent updates , to GAFE, Android and iOS apps. Currently the Director of Professional Development at Presentation High School in San Jose, he provides a wide variety of edtech integration training for many organizations in the San Francisco Bay Area, and sits on the board of Balefire Labs, an edtech startup. 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.

The FTC Has Its Sights on COPPA, and Edtech Providers Should Take Notice

Edsurge

Against this legal landscape, a recent study of nearly 6,000 of the most popular children’s apps on Android found that “a majority are potentially in violation of COPPA.” Even more seriously, the FBI has issued a public service announcement regarding the risks of kids’ personal data being improperly or insecurely stored by edtech companies. What about edtech companies contracted by schools?

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