Think "Out of the Box" Assistive Technology #SXSWedu

EdTechSandyK

Microsoft has been working with Kinect technology and autistic students. Technology removes barriers and helps them interact with the world. What is the role of social media in preparing teachers for these classrooms of tomorrow? Social media makes it possible for teachers to collaborate in a way they have never been able to before. assistive technology special education specialed sxswedu

Resources, stories, and connections with those who use social media in today’s k-12 classrooms

The Innovative Educator

Thank you to the 300+ folks from around the world who joined me for the Common Sense Media Digital Citizenship webinar on EdWeb. In case you missed it, the webinar was called “Social Media: An Essential Tool for Today’s Classroom.” Below are the people behind the stories I mentioned, how to learn more and a way to reach each of them via social media. social media in education

Scholarship Opportunity for Fully Accredited Online Courses

Teacher Reboot Camp

I’m excited to announce that on July 5th my two new online courses begin, Methodologies for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages , and Connected Educators: Harnessing the Power of Social Media for Professional Development.

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Scholarship Opportunity for Fully Accredited Online Courses

Teacher Reboot Camp

I’m excited to announce that on July 5th my two new online courses begin, Methodologies for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages , and Connected Educators: Harnessing the Power of Social Media for Professional Development.

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The Hottest Posts Everyone's Reading

The Innovative Educator

Read it to discover some incredible assistive technologies for students. After that is a post that debunks several myths about the negative effects of social media on our brains. Apr 3, 2016, 5414 25 Incredible Assistive Technologies Sep 5, 2011, 4794 Everybody Panic! 5 Ways Social Media is Changing O.

The Hottest Posts Everyone's Reading

The Innovative Educator

After that is a post that debunks several myths about the negative effects of social media on our brains. Read it to discover some incredible assistive technologies for students. 5 Ways Social Media is Changing Our Brains. Mar 30, 2016, 4731 25 Incredible Assistive Technologies Sep 5, 2011, 3602 Use @LinkedIn for College + Career Readiness Mar 27, 2016, 2423

The Hottest Post Everyone's Reading

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Entry Pageviews Screentime - Focus On Quality, Not Quantity Apr 12, 2015, 5379 Teacher Advice to Students On Social Media Use Apr 15, 2015, 3932 7 Must-Haves for Teaching + Learning with #BYOD #B. Apr 22, 2015, 2230 25 Incredible Assistive Technologies Sep 5, 2011, 1274 #Student Wisdom: Tech Doesn't Always = Innovation Apr 1, 2015, 1068 If You Haven't Paid Your Respects to Paper, You Sh.

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The Hottest Posts Everyone's Reading

The Innovative Educator

After that we have a post that shows how technology can help improve student writing. 5 Ways Social Media is Changing O. Mar 30, 2016, 2656 25 Incredible Assistive Technologies Sep 5, 2011, 2400 Use @LinkedIn for College + Career Readiness Mar 27, 2016, 1938 I hope there's something that looks of interest to you. For the second week, the post that helps you determine if you're an innovative educator is at the top.

Tips & Tools to Enhance Collaboration Between Tech & Curriculum

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District and school leaders talk about the need to bridge the gap between curriculum and educational technology, but often fall short of succeeding. The same is true when considering curriculum initiatives; technology is left out of the discussion.

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Engaging Learners: Promising Practices in the Cloud

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OLDaily Online Newsletter You Tube Video, Connectivism and Technology [link] Connectivism in Practice Building 21st Century Learning Environments in EC-20 Building Educational Technology Leadership Capacity Promising Practices: Use and Transference - Using these tools with master''s program students so they will in turn use them with their students.

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Is #EdTech Really A Waste? 8 Lessons for The Uninformed

The Innovative Educator

Like other arrogant Luddites in power, he is responsible for negligent technology spending because he is clueless about how to use it effectively. Because he failed to understand how technology can “redefine” learning he wasted money and deprived students of quality learning. Measurable results Vallance blasts technology for not producing measurable results. 3) Face-to-face interaction Vallance believes teaching is fundamentally a social activity.

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Week of January 9, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. The keynote address of the Second Webstitute of the English Companion Ning by Dr. Jane Kise [link] ECN WEBSTITUTE - GEORGE COUROS: UNINTENDED BENEFITS: BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS USING SOCIAL MEDIA IN SC (HOST YOUR OWN WEBINAR) Sun 9 Jan 06:30PM New York / Sun 9 Jan 11:30PM GMT / Mon 10 Jan 10:30AM Sydney Karen LaBonte.

Week of November 29, 2010 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. link] THE FOUR COMPONENTS OF A LEADING EDGE LEARNING ENVIRONMENT: AUTHOR, DELIVER AND TRACK, REINFORCE, AND SOCIAL LEARNING (ELLUMINATE LIVE) Tue 30 Nov 01:00PM New York / Tue 30 Nov 06:00PM GMT / Wed 30 Dec 04:00AM Sydney Matthew Lloyd. They will highlight the use of digital text and other assistive technologies.