Enriching Rocks with Blendspace, Tinkercad, Research, Thinglink, and Painting

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

She collaborates with me in the library on several pieces of the project. Blendspace. Early in the project, students come to the library to learn about a tool called Blendspace. As students finish their design, they create screenshots and upload those to Blendspace.

Using Makerspace to Extend Curriculum: A Geology Project

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

Hicks class, they have been extending their research of rocks and minerals to create their own Blendspace lessons to teach others facts about rocks and minerals. Students came to the library to learn a bit about how Tinkercad works.

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Teacher Play – 6 Apps to Explore This Summer

Fractus Learning

To personalize the modern-looking templates, you can use images from their library or upload your own images. Blendspace (web). Like Zaption, Blendspace allows teachers to develop interactive lessons using multimedia resources.

10 New Ideas for Creating Literacy Centers – From Beth Holland


Animoto includes the ability to upload images from a computer/Chromebook as well as a built-in image, video, and music library. ThingLink (or Padlet or Blendspace ) could be a great way to guide students through research. This post first appeared on Daily Genius.

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.

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. The Kentucky Virtual Library has an interactive infographic that illustrates the digital research process. 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.

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


Curriculet, which offered a digital library of reading materials and assessments, briefly closed shop before it was acquired by the nonprofit Waterford Institute. 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.

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

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Of particular note are the special "turn your old pcs into Chromebooks" event today, the pretty amazing new speakers we have for "Privacy Con" (the Library 2.106 event next week), and new library events in June and October ("Library as Classroom" and "Libraries of the Future").

Curation Situations: Let us count the ways


When my colleagues and I wrote our Social Media Curation Library Technology Report for ALA, we struggled with a definition. In school libraries, digital curation represents a workflow strategy for student inquiry. Leads Beyond the Library. ” School Library Monthly 29.1

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.

Favorite Tech Tools For Social Studies Classes


Symbaloo is an organizational tool Langenhorst has found to be helpful in libraries and social studies classes, especially with younger students. Langenhorst uses Blendspace to help teachers find and keep track of their resources.

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2015 Global Education Conference - Day Three!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Terry Godwaldt, Director of Programming International Project-Based Learning: The Monarch Butterfly - Mrs. Ruth Valle Write Our World - Multicultural eBooks by Kids for Kids - Julie Carey, Founder 6:00 PM Developing Attitudes of Global Mindfulness: Linking Globalization with the Practices of Science - Jillian Wendt, Assistant Professor of Science Education Global Collaboration Ideas from Flat Connections - Toni Olivieri-Barton, Library Technology Educator Globalizing US History: How to do It!

The 2015 Global Education Conference Starts Today - All Online - Full Session Listing - Join Us!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Crow, Associate Professor of School Library Science / Dr. Lisa Kastello Low-Context Delivery, High-Context Classroom: Meeting the Challenges of the Global Classroom / Dr. Betsy Bannier, Associate Professor of Chemistry and Mathematics / Johnnie C Bannier, Jr., Bienvenue! Welcome! Willkommen!