What Is Blendspace?

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Tool Review: Blendspace

Center for Teacher Quality Ed Tech

One of the challenges of teaching science to sixth graders is that many of the most common lab procedures and processes are new to them. Everything from identifying constants and variables to using lab equipment properly can lead to a slew of questions and slow groups to a steady crawl

13 Digital Tools to Empower Active Use

Tom Murray

TES Teach with BlendSpace – Whether flipping instruction, designing inquiry-based lessons, or creating digital storytelling, Blendspace can serve as a dynamic design tool or can be used by students to develop their own digital space! Blog AnswerGarden BlendSpace EdPuzzle Educreations Explain Everything Kahoot Nearpod Padlet PlayPosit Samsung Seesaw Tackk Thinglink Vocaroo Voice Recorder

7 Tech Tools for Fast Formative Assessment

MiddleWeb

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Teacher Play – 6 Apps to Explore This Summer

Fractus Learning

Blendspace (web). Like Zaption, Blendspace allows teachers to develop interactive lessons using multimedia resources. But Blendspace also allows you to integrate documents, images, websites (pretty much anything that you can find on the web) in addition to videos.

Webinar: Using EdTech to Supercharge Student Inquiry and Multimedia Literacy Skills

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

This webinar will address how edtech tools like Blendspace and TES can: Help you and your students become more transliterate Foster inquiry based learning Support standards-aligned approaches to 21st century learning SIGN UP FOR THE WEBINAR HERE (FREE) Laura Beltchenko is a 34-year veteran educator.

Monday Webinar - "Marketing Your Teaching Materials" with Richard Byrne

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Monday night, September 21st, at 7:30pm EDT Richard Byrne will be presenting a free one-hour Webinar on strategies for using blogs, social media, and email to promote the resources that you can sell through the TES Marketplace.

16 Curation Tools for Teachers and Students

Shake Up Learning

TES Teach with Blendspace. TES Teach with Blendspace is a wonderful tool for creating blended learning lessons that bring together all of your favorite online resources and tools. The post 16 Curation Tools for Teachers and Students appeared first on Shake Up Learning. 16 Curation Tools for Teachers and Students. If you follow my blog, you know I curate a lot of resources for teachers.

?? Do you teach with a paper-based mindset? ??

The Electric Educator

Paper was invented around 100 BC in China. Google Docs was developed in 2005 by Sam Schillace. While Google Docs is designed to look like paper, It isn't an improved version of paper - it's something different entirely.

Do You Teach With a Paper-Based Mindset?

techlearning

Paper was invented around 100 BC in China. Google Docs was developed in 2005 by Sam Schillace. While Google Docs is designed to look like paper, It isn't an improved version of paper - it's something different entirely.

Why Students Are Better Prepared for Learning When Teachers Use Digital Tools in Their Instruction

Benchmark Education

So make learning personal for your students—check out sites like Benchmark Universe , Wonderopolis , and Blendspace. Ever walk into a classroom: zero energy, apathetic students, slumped over, eyes glazed? Let’s face it, as educators, we’ve all had our days.

Best-in-Category Winners for 2017

Ask a Tech Teacher

Winner: TesTeach (Blendspace). Ask a Tech Teacher routinely shares favorite websites and apps that make a difference in the classroom. Over the last month, readers voted on which tools had the greatest impact on readers.

PopBoardz: a media dashboard for instruction and presentation

NeverEndingSearch

So, what would happen if Pinterest and Symbaloo and Blendspace had a baby? Well, it might look a little like PopBoardz , one of my new favorite options for personal curation and presentation.

Part 4… Beyond the Technology Shine… Learning Targets plus 10 great Lesson Plan Resources

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Blendspace – While Blendspace is all about the ability to create lessons in under five minutes, I am pointing you to another amazing area in Blendspace. At the Blendspace Gallery you will be able to find valuable lessons already prepared and ready for you to use.

Reach Capital’s Newest Education Technology Investment Fund Closes at $82 Million

Edsurge

Blendspace was purchased by TES. Blendspace (TES Global). Raising money, Shauntel Garvey admits, is not her favorite activity. It’s usually more fun to be on the other side of the table, reviewing pitches—rather than pitching. On the bright side, that experience “helps you build empathy for entrepreneurs,” says the co-founder and general partner at Reach Capital , and “what it feels like when investors ignore you, when they lead you on.”

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Flipping Instruction for Struggling Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

Try getting your students instead to learn about the topic with podcasts , infographics ( Piktochart , Easel.ly , Visme , and Canva ), games , scavenger hunts, interactives ( ReadWriteThink ), tutorials or how to manuals ( Howtoons ), simulations, case studies, digital scrapbooks , mindmaps ( Mind42 , Wiki Mindmap ), virtual trips , interactive timelines ( Timetoast , MyHistro ), ezines ( Issuu ), or curated boards (Pinterest board, Educlipper board, or Blendspace).

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Digital Poets! Web Tools, Apps, & Lesson Ideas

Teacher Reboot Camp

create digital poetry portfolios with free web tools and apps, like Weebly , Educlipper , Blendspace , Pinterest , and Livebinders. “Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.” ” – Robert Frost.

Google, Major Teacher Network Partner to Share Digital Resources, Lessons

Marketplace K-12

The company has also developed Blendspace, a software product which helps teachers create and market digital lesson plans. A major online marketplace for free and fee-based teaching resources, which also serves as a network for millions of educators globally, has announced a partnership that will bring Google’s educational resources aboard its website.

Travel the World Without Leaving the Classroom

Fractus Learning

Not sure where to start, check out this blendspace which has additional virtual field trips that I’ve used with my classes. “Raise your hand if you’ve ever been to the zoo.”. Out of my twenty-one students only about five of them raised their hands. ONLY five students had ever been to the zoo.

We Might Be at the End of the Free Ed Tech Era

techlearning

Their success rate of companies is incredibly high as they helped start Class Dojo, Plickers, Remind, Padlet, Blendspace, Educreations, and a WHOLE host of others. Is the free ed tech era dying?

Part 1: Forty Educational Websites For Your Summer 2015 Toolkit

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Blendspace. Welcome to a post and the summer of 2015… at least in the USA. I have a real treat for you in the coming weeks. I will be sharing some of those websites I feel should be in every teacher’s toolbox! I have forty… maybe more… and I am sending out ten new ones in each post.

Announcing Global Leadership Week, April 25 - 29

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Global Leadership Week (GLW) is a weeklong celebration of leadership through global action in K-20 education taking place April 25-29, 2016. GLW is an opportunity for global education leaders to learn from one another and share effective principles in leadership, particularly within the context of an interconnected, global age.

Flipping Instruction for Struggling Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

Try getting your students instead to learn about the topic with podcasts , infographics ( Piktochart , Easel.ly , Visme , and Canva ), games , scavenger hunts, interactives ( ReadWriteThink ), tutorials or how to manuals ( Howtoons ), simulations, case studies, digital scrapbooks , mindmaps ( Mind42 , Wiki Mindmap ), virtual trips , interactive timelines ( Timetoast , MyHistro ), ezines ( Issuu ), or curated boards (Pinterest board, Educlipper board, or Blendspace).

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What a blended learning classroom really looks like: An urban teacher’s reboot

The Hechinger Report

I use programs such as i-ready , ST Math , Zearn Math , Blendspace by TES and EDpuzzle so that students are able to access content to build their conceptual, procedural and fluency understanding of various concepts. Brandon Johnson. Can we teach all students?

Putting Technology At The Center Of Learning

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Putting Technology At The Center Of Learning. by Paul Moss. Is your school s till in the dark ages of # edtech ?

Global Leadership Week Next Week - Join Us!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Global Leadership Week (GLW) is a week-long celebration of leadership through global action in K-20 education, taking place April 25 - 29, 2016, and organized by the Global Education Conference (GEC) Network. GLW is an opportunity for global education leaders (and those who want to be!) to learn from one another and share effective principles in leadership, particularly within the context of an interconnected, global age.

Technology Integration, 1 to 1, and Student Centered Learning… Ten Free Resources and Tools

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Blendspace. Welcome to this second post in a series devoted to supporting student centered learning in the technology enhanced classroom. In the first post I provided some reflection on major ideas to support.

Let’s Present! 21+ Digital Poster Tools & Tips

Teacher Reboot Camp

Your students can also curate their research into digital boards with free tools like Educlipper , Blendspace , Pinterest , and Livebinders. Recently added to the Survival Tips for Teachers ! “It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge. – Albert Einstein. The poster project is one of the most popular assignments teachers give students to show their understanding and research.

STEAM It Up for Struggling Students! 15+ Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Teach with poster tools and infographics like- Buncee, Canva, Tackk, Thinglink, Blendspace, and Piktochart. Recently added to the Survival Tips for Teachers ! “It isn’t that they cannot see the solution. It is that they cannot see the problem.” ” – GK Chesterton. Find the slides, tips and resources for my presentation, STEAM It Up for Students! Enjoyed these resources? Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go.

Newsletter: Used PCs to Chromebooks (Today), New "Privacy Con" Speakers, More GlobalEd.TV, Quotes + News

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

This webinar will address how edtech tools like Blendspace and TES can: Help you and your students become more transliterate; Foster inquiry based learning; Support standards-aligned approaches to 21st century learning. Some great upcoming (and all free) Learning Revolution events are below.

Favorite Tech Tools For Social Studies Classes

MindShift

Langenhorst uses Blendspace to help teachers find and keep track of their resources. Blendspace allows them to save sites to one location and access them all.

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10 New Ideas for Creating Literacy Centers – From Beth Holland

EdTechTeacher

ThingLink (or Padlet or Blendspace ) could be a great way to guide students through research. This post first appeared on Daily Genius. Several summers ago, I wrote 10 Ideas for Creating Literacy Centers in response to a request from a Summer Workshop participant.

Big question for edtech: But how do we know what’s working?

The Hechinger Report

They can also learn about new start-ups, games and ventures with names like BetterLesson , Blendspace , Edthena , Educreations , Hapara , Nearpod , Zaption , eSpark and LearnZillion , all eager to demonstrate. As more than 900 entrepreneurs and educators converge in San Francisco this week, some will talk academic standards, literacy and charter schools.

Curation Situations: Let us count the ways

NeverEndingSearch

What’s curation? Curation is a funny word. When my colleagues and I wrote our Social Media Curation Library Technology Report for ALA, we struggled with a definition.

Part 2… STEM Resource Series… Over 70 Stemtastic Sites

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Blendspace – This amazing tool is one of the easiest ways to blend the classroom with digital content. Welcome to this second of many posts that will bring you over 70 STEM links.

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Part 3: Over 35 Formative Assessment Tools To Enhance Formative Learning Opportunities

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Blendspace – If you have five minutes and an internet connection this tool might be the resource for you and your students. Welcome to post number three in a series devoted to formative learning (assessment).

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Newsletter: Privacy Con, OZeLive, GlobalEd.TV, Homeschooling, Making Chromebooks, Student Inquiry, & More

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

This webinar will address how edtech tools like Blendspace and TES can: Help you and your students become more transliterate; Foster inquiry based learning; Support standards-aligned approaches to 21st century learning. Some great upcoming (and all free) Learning Revolution events are below.

7 Authentic Assessment Tools

Ask a Tech Teacher

Tools: Use an app like Blendspace, Socrative , Frolyc , Schoology , or ExitTicket. Assessments have become a critical piece to education reform.

Common Sense Education Resources from ISTE 2015

Graphite Blog

Learn use cases for three tools: Blendspace; Socrative; and GoFormative. . What a trip! The Common Sense Education team just returned from a fabulous four days at the ISTE Conference in Philadelphia. It was great to connect with the thousands of educators who came by our booth, attended our sessions, and entertained us with their impressive karaoke skills. We were thrilled to catch up with long-time users of Common Sense resources as well as introduce our work to many more of you.

22 Digital Tools You Must Have in Your Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

Popular flipped classroom tools include a video tool (like a YouTube channel, Periscope , Vialogues , or Touchcast ) and a lesson sharing tool like Blendspace , Frolyc , Knowmia , or LessonPaths.