Creating an Effective Learning Environment While Practicing Social Distancing

Dr. Shannon Doak

So, your school has decided to re-open face-to-face learning following CDC guidelines for social distancing. We need to ensure that we are creating the best learning environment for our students while also practicing all of the guidelines that will help keep us all safe.

How to Use Virtual Reality and Google Expeditions in the Classroom

Shake Up Learning

When you open the Expeditions app on iOS or Android , you will first see the guidelines that you must review and accept. After accepting the Expeditions guidelines, you have the option to “learn more,” which will take you to the Google Expeditions support page which was also shared in Part 1 of this series. After you have accepted the Google Expeditions guidelines, the app will prompt you to choose your role.

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7 Apps That Inspire Students

Ask a Tech Teacher

Here are three general guidelines: The app must improve outcomes. It’s available on iOS, Android, or Chrome. It’s available on iOS, Android, or MS. You probably found dozens of new apps over the holidays that you can’t wait to try out in your classes.

Zapzapmath adds multiplayer option and more to their popular app

Ask a Tech Teacher

The program had me update my login to the new standards and made it easy to add students under the new guidelines. Download Zapzapmath for Android devices: [link]. Zapzapmath is a free gamified ecosystem that teaches math skills aligned with many national and international standards. Its format is engaging, music lively, and layout colorful. The over 180 games spanning 900 difficulty levels are fast-paced and interactive and cover over 180 math topics.

Tools for professional-looking digital portfolios


There are many photo editor apps for Android and iOS, so they should not have problems creating their images for the portfolios. Read more: 7 digital portfolio guidelines for outstanding learning performance.

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Do Tech Companies Need To Step Up Their Accessibility Game?

The Innovative Educator

Their site says: When you Tweet photos using the Twitter app for iOS or Android, or on, you have the option to compose a description of the images so the content is accessible to people who are visually impaired. It is a moral, ethical, and financial imperative for technology companies to develop and iterate their platforms with audience in mind following the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.

How Thierry Schellenbach, Co-Founder And CEO Of Stream Raised $20.3M To Build Enterprise Grade Feed And Chat APIs?


Stream’s feature-rich products include robust client-side SDKs for iOS, Android, React, React Native, Flutter, and support for the most commonly used server-side languages; scalable and secure APIs; and a beautiful UI kit. . Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark.

What to Look for When Purchasing an Education Projector

ViewSonic Education

The typical number of people that will be in a room is a good guideline for picking your education projector. 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. Teachers have used projection systems for well over a century to bring engaging content to students.

Apple’s New Digital Student IDs Raise Questions About Security


Chesla points out that the initiative could be seen as “discriminatory, because many less affluent and foreign students have Android phones.” Digital student IDs, he explains, are “essentially movement and behavior trackers that can raise privacy concerns,” and universities will need to create guidelines on data collection and accessibility. Apple is rolling out digital student IDs.

The SLP Apps List


The SLP Apps List is a new resource for anyone interested in apps for mobile devices (iOS- iPad/iPhone/iPod, Android or BlackBerry) that have clinical applications. There are some guidelines at the top of the document about how to contribute. I''ve been receiving a lot of requests lately about lists of apps for various purposes, and a recent discussion on Twitter centered around a need for a list.

What’s all the buzz about Messenger Kids?

Ask a Tech Teacher

Second, it’s always wise to read the app’s Terms of Services, privacy policy, and the usage guidelines before getting your child started. Download it from the iOS App Store for iPad, iPod touch and iPhone, the Amazon App store for Fire tablets, and Google Play for all other Android devices. When preteen kids see parents and older siblings thumbing away at social media accounts, they want to do it. They don’t understand when told they are too young.

It’s about time: a round-up of time-lining tools


myHistro_basic guidelines for teachers from Histros Inc. Available also as an iOS or Android app. Timelines are a perfect tool for inquiry projects. They force students to see contexts; to make critical decisions about relative importance; to make connections among people, events and movements; to visualize history and processes; to discover patterns and sequences; to examine cause and effect; and to juxtapose content from across disciplines and media.

What?s New: New Tools for Schools


FRONTROW MOBILE APP ( ) FrontRow has released a mobile app that lets staff at schools using the Conductor paging, bells, and alerting system activate critical functions like a lockdown, evacuation warnings, all-clear, or other announcements from any Android or Apple mobile device. iKeepSafe conducted a thorough manual and technical review of ClassFlow to assess its compliance with iKeepSafe Privacy Assessment guidelines.

Creating Products to Show and Share Learning

Learning in Hand

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Global Collaboration Week Begins - Find a Project and Connect!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Time: This is a recurring meeting Meet anytime Join from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device: Please click this URL to start or join. Guidelines on how to take part and the tasks to be solved and the digital products to create will be shared. Global Collaboration Week is a series of free online education events taking place during the week of September 23 - 27, 2019.

Hack Education Weekly News

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of Maryland Removes ‘Misogynistic’ Guidelines for TAs.” Via Education Week : “Thousands of Android Mobile Apps Improperly Track Children, Study Says.” ” Via The Verge : “Report finds more than half of Android apps for children are in violation of COPPA.” Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

” Republicans are made because the Department of Education issued guidelines about how ESSA should be implemented. “Police are filing warrants for Android 's vast store of location data,” The Verge reports (but it’s going to be awesome, I hear, when you can run Android apps on your school’s Chromebooks). Education Politics. “ New Education Law: Bipartisan No More.”

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