How Teaching Online Can Change Your Life

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Guest article from teacher Elizabeth from 51Talk. The teachers not only have a lead person who hears the heart of the teachers and the company, but he interacts with us well. My name is Mary Davisson. My teacher’s name at 51Talk is Miss Davisson (Elizabeth).

4 Major Reasons To Attend Edu Events

Kleinspiration

At many stages during my life, seminars and workshops gave me awesome opportunities to write articles in journals, edit books, host events etc. I cannot remember the exact number of applications I filled in after attending seminars.

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Five Great Summer Jobs For Teachers That Involve Education

Ask a Tech Teacher

Between enrichment to summer seminars to watching kids who are out of school, there isn’t a free moment. Children’s museums, test prep companies, and adult education classes are also great places to check for employment.

A Report on the BETT Show in London

techlearning

They find dozens of free seminars and keynote talks, several hundred exhibitors, and many special events outside of the official program, including seminars run by Microsoft and Google and debates hosted by Smart. WHAT’S THAT?

New Higher-Ed ‘Matchmaking’ Event Aims to Bridge Education Technology Silos

Edsurge

A pair of consultants who run a popular edtech blog plan to start offering events—in hopes of getting people at colleges and companies who don’t usually talk to each other to join forces on innovative teaching efforts. While professors do publish teaching research, often in journals in their disciplines, those articles don’t reach a wide audience, and there isn’t a culture of scouring such journals for new techniques.

Going on the Offensive: Cyber Security Strategies for Schools

edWeb.net

Many schools still rely on the once-a-year cyber security seminar or focus on too narrowly on a specific issue, like not posting student info online. The company periodically sends phishing tests to staff; those that get caught clicking on the emails are given remedial lessons.

Generation next

Learning with 'e's

This is due to a number of factors, some of which are discussed in this Time Higher Education article. It's sometimes hard to see how listening in lectures, attending seminars, and sitting exams promotes these skills.

Education Technology and the 'New' For-Profit Higher Education

Hack Education

I briefly mentioned the ongoing Trump University lawsuits in that article. Court filings from the fraud trial did provide some insights into how Trump University operated – high-pressure sales tactics detailed in the the company’s “ playbooks ” that revealed how Trump University employees sold its course packages – these cost up to $35,000 – targeting vulnerable populations in particular and feeding on their socioeconomic anxieties.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles. Via Forbes : “This Company Could Be Your Next Teacher: Coursera Plots A Massive Future For Online Education.” Here’s the Boing Boing headline on a new journal article about the Manne seminars at George Mason University : “A data-driven look at the devastating efficacy of a far-right judge-education program.”

How Passion Projects and Community Partners Create Relevant Learning for Teens in School

MindShift

As part of a series on reimagining Cedar Rapids, the company tapped Cornally — a high school STEM teacher whose subjects have included calculus, physics and computer science — to spearhead an effort called “The Return to School Project.”

The Best Way to Predict the Future is to Issue a Press Release

Hack Education

This talk was delivered at Virginia Commonwealth University today as part of a seminar co-sponsored by the Departments of English and Sociology. The very next day, Apple shares hit $97.80, an all-time high for the company.

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Future Trends Forum #8, with Jim Groom: full recording, notes, and Storify

Bryan Alexander

I asked about how Jim’s company, Reclaim Hosting , is doing. esSurge mentions their article on APIs and Indie Ed Tech. Q: Autumm Caines asked:”I’m getting ready to teach a 1st year seminar on digital citizenship.

Future Trends Forum #8, with Jim Groom: full recording, notes, and Storify

Bryan Alexander

I asked about how Jim’s company, Reclaim Hosting , is doing. esSurge mentions their article on APIs and Indie Ed Tech. Q: Autumm Caines asked:”I’m getting ready to teach a 1st year seminar on digital citizenship.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

the Virginia company at the heart of the operation.” A must-read on Trump University from Ars Technica : “Trump University and the art of the get-rich seminar.” Here’s the EdWeek headline: “ Company Exec. for Ed-Tech Company Testifies in Ala. ” Gee, good thing no one else in ed-tech is in the business of selling these sorts of connections between companies and politicians and schools! Video game company Triseum has raised $1.43

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