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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Elementary Technology Favorites by Grade Level

Tech Helpful

One of the things shared was the list of "tried and true" technology usage by grade level at our elementary school. You will immediately see that our teachers have access to iPads and many of their choices are iOS apps but often there are web versions and android apps for these as well. This also teaches elementary students the skills of knowing how to write papers for future needs. apps best tech elementary edtech grade level technology integration web based

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Simple Virtual Reality in the Classroom with Google Streetview and Google Cardboard with Donnie Piercey

The CoolCatTeacher

I kind of showed them this App called Google Street View [link] which is on iPhone and Android. But what’s cool about it is that you can, either a 360 camera like the Ricoh Theta S, or you know Samsung has one as well now, or even your own camera on your iPhone or Android phone, you can actually create an upload your own 360 degree images to Google Maps. Episode 127 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

Disintermediating IT: The Secret Sauce To Small School EdTech Success

There is no box

I was their first full time “IT Guy” And when I say full time, I’m stretching a bit, as I was actually farmed out to one of the feeder elementary schools for 2 days a week. Local IT service companies tend to be business focused, just like school IT shops of old, and are not well versed in the unique edtech challenges facing classrooms today. Of course chromebooks and iPads (or android tablets) are out there.

Best EdTech of 2016

Graphite Blog

It's a heartening trend; the best edtech developers are taking the lessons (both good and bad) of the last few years to heart and delivering products at a higher level of quality than we've seen in the past. Price: $1.99; Platform: Android, iOS; Grades: Pre-K–3. Price: $7.99; Platform: iOS, Android; Grades: 1–4. Zearn has two big strengths that set it apart from other elementary digital math curricula.

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! Seesaw (web, iOS, Android, Chromebook, and Kindle Fire) is the digital portfolio platform I currently use with my elementary students. Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar !

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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! Seesaw (web, iOS, Android, Chromebook, and Kindle Fire) is the digital portfolio platform I currently use with my elementary students. Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar !

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A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 11 Edition)

Doug Levin

A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 11 Edition). Tagged on: March 17, 2017 Google's Family Link unlocks Android for kids | CNET → "We don't want kids thinking Google has built spyware.," " Tagged on: March 17, 2017 770 Apple iPad Air Coming To Cullman County Elementary Schools | Cullman Today → At $340,000, kindergarten, first & second-grade students get 'ultra-modern' tablets. Blog EdTech News News news

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STEAM Up Learning with 50 Fabulous Resources!

Teacher Reboot Camp

Upper elementary to 12th grade will enjoy Code.org and Made With Code. Find projects open to students and the public at SciStarter.com , Zooniverse.org , and the iNaturalist iOS/Android app.?. Effective Technology Integration Teacher Tips Tech Tips edtech engineering design process pbl project based learning Science technology engineering math STEAM STEM

Tips and Tools to Support Students in Publishing Their Own Digital Storybooks

Teacher Reboot Camp

Book Creator – Web, iOS and Android app to create and publish digital books with personal photos, audio, video, and more. Elementari – Create a free class account for up to 30 students. My Storybook – This web tool requires no registration and is simple to use with very young learners and elementary students. Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar ! I still remember the storybooks I created when I was younger.

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The Thinking and Creativity That Goes Into Game Design

Teacher Reboot Camp

Elementary to high school students love these tools that provide teachers with lesson plans and a standards-aligned curriculum. TinyTap (iOS/Android)- create simple, fun games with students’ images and sound effects. If you enjoy these resources, then take one of my fully accredited continuing education and graduate online courses or check out my latest book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies with EdTech Missions !

Tips and Tools to Support Students in Publishing Their Own Digital Storybooks

Teacher Reboot Camp

Book Creator – Web, iOS and Android app to create and publish digital books with personal photos, audio, video, and more. Elementari – Create a free class account for up to 30 students. My Storybook – This web tool requires no registration and is simple to use with very young learners and elementary students. Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar ! I still remember the storybooks I created when I was younger.

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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! shakeuplearning #edtech. Quik app for Android. Blended Learning Chromebooks Collaboration Communication Creativity Dynamic Learning edtech educational technology elementary episodes Free Resources for teachers Google Instructional Technology podcast Professional Development Shake Up Learning Show Podcast Voice and Choice shake up learning show

The Thinking and Creativity That Goes Into Game Design

Teacher Reboot Camp

Elementary to high school students love these tools that provide teachers with lesson plans and a standards-aligned curriculum. TinyTap (iOS/Android)- create simple, fun games with students’ images and sound effects. If you enjoy these resources, then take one of my fully accredited continuing education and graduate online courses or check out my latest book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies with EdTech Missions ! Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar

Giving Students The World

Kyle Pace

Over the last few weeks in my district we have had The Google Expeditions Pioneer Program visit one of our middle schools and one of our elementary schools. If you’re wondering, when they visit your school they bring everything necessary to give your students the Google Expeditions experience: about 30-60 Google Cardboard viewers, Android phones (and chargers), Nexus 9 tablets, and they even bring their wireless network.

The Beginner’s Guide to the Hour of Code

Shake Up Learning

modern browsers, iOS and Android. modern browsers, iOS and Android. Kodable Curriculum for Elementary. Coding Computer Science edtech educational technology Free Resources for teachers Guide Hour of Code Instructional Technology Mobile Learning STEM Student Centered coding csedweek hour of codeThe post The Beginner’s Guide to the Hour of Code appeared first on Shake Up Learning. The Hour of Code is coming! Are you ready?

12 Awesome Ideas for Ending the School Year

Teacher Reboot Camp

This is one of the ideas suggested in my book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch Edtech Missions in Your Classroom. Buncee , Elementari , My Story Book , Make Beliefs Comix , Storybird , and Book Creator are free digital storytelling web tools that students of all ages enjoy! Coding – My elementary students are currently ending the year completing Tynker coding activities. The end of the school year is approaching fast!

Giving Students The World

Kyle Pace

Over the last few weeks in my district we have had The Google Expeditions Pioneer Program visit one of our middle schools and one of our elementary schools. If you’re wondering, when they visit your school they bring everything necessary to give your students the Google Expeditions experience: about 30-60 Google Cardboard viewers, Android phones (and chargers), Nexus 9 tablets, and they even bring their wireless network.

10 Google Classroom Tips You Didn’t Know – SULS029

Shake Up Learning

gsuiteedu #edtech #shakeuplearning. Did you know there are some features in Google Classroom that are ONLY available on mobile (iOS and Android)? Here are the step-by-step directions on iOS and Android. #2: Many teachers like to create topics for subjects (great for elementary), weeks, units of study, and more. Archival is now available in the Google Classroom mobile app on Android and iOS.

14 Ways Students Can Celebrate Valentine’s Day!

Teacher Reboot Camp

Connecting students with peers worldwide is one of the missions in my new book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions. game on iOS and Android. Instead of eating the candy hearts, you can instruct your elementary students to save them to learn science with this candy hearts experiment. “The heart has its reasons that reason knows nothing of.”- ”- Blaise Pascal. People around the world celebrate Valentine’s Day!

Google Teacher Tribe Podcast | Episode 2 Karly Moura

Shake Up Learning

You can play the first episode using the player below, or subscribe on iOS , Android , Stitcher or RSS. You can subscribe to the Podcast on iOS , Android , Stitcher or RSS. Episode 2 Show Notes: Karly Moura is a Teacher On Special Assignment (Instructional Coach & Educational Technology Support Teacher) at Sun Terrace Elementary School, MDUSD. House of #EdTech Podcast from our Producer, Christopher Nesi. gttribe #SUL #DitchBook #edtech.

An ‘Epic’ Fundraise: Children’s Digital Book Subscription Startup Nabs $8 Million

Edsurge

Available on the web, iOS, Android and Kindle devices, Epic currently reaches five million children, its co-founder Kevin Donahue claims, with 24 million books read in April alone. elementary schools. Education Technology Financing Edtech BusinessBuilding a “Netflix for books” service has proven notoriously difficult. The past three years has witnessed a number of efforts, including Oyster, Entitle and Scribd, shut down or shake up their business models.

Google Expeditions Tour Creator

techlearning

Something that couldn’t really be replicated for cheaper money at the time due to the release of the free Expeditions app on Android only that summer. cross posted at Reflecting on Technology in Education Eric Lawson has spent 16 years in the elementary classroom and as a technology integrator. edtech Virtual Reality Google Apps TL Advisor Blog

5 Great Software Functions!

WJU EdTech

There are tons of wonderful simulation apps available for iOS and Android devices! Don’t be fooled by the picture of the elementary students on the Kahoot web site. EdTech Ideas instructional software Typically there are 5 types of instructional software functions. Teachers must analyze a software carefully to determine which instructional function it will serve to ensure that it supports the needs of the class. Drill and Practice.

5 Awesome Google Drive Apps

techlearning

They are porting Android apps over to Chrome, encouraging developers to develop dynamic web apps, and they are helping developers to add apps to Google Drive. 5 Tools to Teach Coding to Late Elementary Students ] Google Drawing, Google My Maps, and Google Sites Yep, I know this is cheating a bit, but I think it's worth discussing. TL Advisor Blog Google Apps edtechGoogle is being Google, and they are in the process of shifting one of their approaches to their suite of tools.

Robot Maker Wonder Workshop Raises a $20M Series B to Expand Internationally

Edsurge

Students use an iOS or Android app to code commands for the robots. Wonder Workshop claims that more than 4,000 elementary schools in the US and 2,000 across the rest of the world have incorporated Dash and Dot into their curricula already. Education Technology Financing Edtech BusinessWonder Workshop is dashing towards new markets, especially China.

How EduKids Connect Systems Increases Productivity in Early Ed Classrooms

Kleinspiration

As an elementary teacher and a mom of two school kids, I usually have too many things to do and tasks to accomplish within a 24 hour day. I try to keep up with new edtech solutions as well as personal productivity tools to stay on top of my work both at home and at school. That being said, I am always thrilled to try and test new edtech solutions that address the issues of productivity and parental engagement in classrooms.

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3 Websites to Gamify Your Math Class

Ask a Tech Teacher

Most elementary age kids I know love math, but that changes when they matriculate to middle school. 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. If you ask seventh and eighth graders what their hardest subject is, they’ll hands down tell you it’s math.

Drones Take Flight as Latest K–12 Learning Tool

EdTech Magazine

MORE FROM EDTECH: Check out how K–12 students are using drones to tackle complex problems. . He created DroneBlocks, a drag-and-drop block programming app that’s available for free for both iOS and Android devices. . “We This initiative provides support to local elementary districts to help prepare students for high school and college. . “We Drones Take Flight as Latest K–12 Learning Tool. eli.zimmerman_9856. Fri, 11/30/2018 - 11:24.

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Company Offers Free Facial Recognition Software to Boost School Security

EdTech Magazine

We are proud to give our leading-edge SAFR for K-12 technology solution to every elementary, middle, and high school in America and Canada. SIGN UP : Get more news from the EdTech newsletter in your inbox every two weeks! RealNetworks has also announced that SAFR apps for Windows , Linux and Android devices are on the way. Company Offers Free Facial Recognition Software to Boost School Security. eli.zimmerman_9856. Fri, 08/03/2018 - 13:47.

Learning in Hand is Now on Instagram

Learning in Hand

This is in the hallway outside @KristenBrooks77’s iPad Lab at Woodstock Elementary School in Georgia. ipaded #edapps #elementary #edtech. edtech #ipaded #gafe #chromebook #chrome #keynote. periscopeteachers #periscopeEDU #periscopeout #edtech. Pic Collage is on iOS, Android, Fire, and Windows 10. edtech #ipaded #teachers #periscopeteachers Perhaps a little late to the game, but Learning in Hand is finally on Instagram !

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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. This is why Common Sense Education, with the help of our Privacy Program and its more than 250 district partners, provides privacy ratings on the learning review pages of hundreds of popular edtech products. One important question school administrators and educators ask when choosing new classroom technology is: How does this tool protect student privacy?

What to Look for When Purchasing an Education Projector

ViewSonic Education

In elementary schools, students in multiple classrooms can simultaneously view virtual field trips, author talks or other content. Interactive technology is one of the fastest growing edtech categories. MHL-enable ports let you project from Android devices, and, in some cases, charge them as well. Considering an education projector for your classrooms or lecture hall? That’s a smart move. This useful tech has a long history of helping educators present content.

Putting the “T” in STEM! 60+ Resources for Teaching Children with Technology!

Teacher Reboot Camp

Currently, I am the Computer and Technology Teacher for over 450 elementary students at a STEM Charter School. Upper elementary and older enjoy Code.org and Made With Code. 3D printing with elementary students? Alphabetimals is a website and app (iOS, Android) to learn the alphabet in fun ways. Getting Children Involved with Edtech. “Yes, kids love technology, but they also love Legos, scented markers, handstands, books, and mud puddles.

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CES2017 Best of Show Tech Tools

EdTechTeam

What’s next in edtech? This pedal-to-play bike is compatible with Android, iOS and Amazon Fire devices. So here’s a listing of Google apps for iOS and Android you’ll want to explore. Monica has experience teaching students and professionals at all levels including elementary, secondary, and higher education while working in the US, Canada, Mexico, Central America, South America, Europe, and Asia Pacific.

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