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10 engaging ways to use mobile devices in the classroom

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BYOD Equity Panel at #SXSWedu 2014


On March 5, 2014, I was privileged to moderate and participate on a panel on Bridging the Digital Divide with BYOD Equity at the SXSWedu conference in Austin, Texas. Michael keeps his hand in K-12 education by partnering with schools and teachers on BYOD integration projects.


Savvy #ISTE17 Interviews: Engaging Students with Hip Hop and Edtech

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William Jeffery on Engaging Students with HipHop and Edtech. Conference Highlights #ISTE2017 #NOTATISTE byod edtech hip hop education ISTE ISTE 2017Baby Savvy enjoyed speaking to our good friend, William Jeffery, @CoachJeffery. William has been one of the organizers and founders of Edspeakers , one of the most diverse databases of educational speakers, keynotes, and edupreneurs.


The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017


Now, we know that edtech has been proven to improve test scores and overall classroom engagement. But, how does the 2010 vision for edTech match what’s actually happening today? The cost, plus it’s easy manageability and durability, made Chromebooks a main player in the edtech game.

New! 30+ EdTech Resources Series

The Mobile Native

30+ BYOD and BYOT Resources 30+ iPad Resources 30+ QR Code Resources 30+ Mobile Learning Resources. BYOD BYOT iPads Mobile Learning QR Codes


A Few of My Fav #EdTech Things in 2014

The Innovative Educator

Looking back at 2014 I've come up with a few edtech resources I have relied on most for teaching and learning. Favorite hastags are #BYOD #BYOTchat #StuVoice #TLChat #EdChat.

We’re not 1:1 — 6 ways to get classroom devices

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Ed Tech 1:1 initiatives byod donors choose edtech educational technology fundingWhole-school 1:1 device programs — where every student has a device, often the same one — seem to be added in droves every new school year. More and more schools put devices in every student’s hands (and sometimes, TWO devices in every student’s hands, called a 2:1 initiative). Many students still lack access, often due [.].

5 Ways to Accelerate your Digital Curriculum

Brilliant or Insane

If you have computers in your classroom, periodically use laptops or tablets or, better still, teach in a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) environment, you have a digital curriculum. Infographics Technology edtechBrilliant or Insane. You may not refer to your lessons and activities as a digital curriculum, but using technology for teaching and learning means you are going digital. As this infograpic, by SoftChalk Cloud, […].

Education Technology Integration – You’re Doing it Wrong


Professional Development _ Miscellaneous Tools and Topics avoiding technology integration mistakes edtech mistakes to avoid technology integration best practices what no to do with BYOD what not to do in the flipped classroom what not to do with gamification what not to do with technology in the classroom Knowing What NOT to do can be as Valuable as Knowing What TO do Do you want to really get the most out of using technology in your classroom and courses?

EdTech Hidden Gems of 2015

Graphite Blog

Over the course of a year, we at Graphite look at a dizzying number of edtech tools. In the constantly changing and ever-expanding edtech world, it can be all too easy for great tools to drift into the shadows -- which is why we like to go back each year and shed some light on those hidden gems worthy of teacher's limited time. Here's our list of edtech diamonds in the rough that sparkled in 2015: Extrasolar.


6 Pillars to Successfully Integrate Technology In Your 1:1 Classroom


Not all schools are built equally, but the coming years will see the rise of “digital classrooms” according to EdTech. Check out this BYOD guide that a Washington Public School system provides its teachers for device management in the classroom. .

Ep. 18: #Edtech Talk With ISTE

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18: #Edtech Talk With ISTE appeared first on TeachThought. Podcast Technology BYOD technologyThe post Ep.

K-12 Blueprint site updated - resources for planning and implementing EdTech

Educational Technology Guy

The site has resources about one-to-one programs, BYOD, digital content, reviews about technology, success stories and case studies, tips and ideas, webinars, educational technology news, and much more. edtech free resources school cio Tech and Learning Magazine


What will the active learning classroom look like in the not-so-distant future?

Learning Technologies

These trends include mobile technologies (BYOD), improved wireless connectivity, and an increased demand for flexible learning spaces. Educational Techology - EdTech Emerging Technologies BYOD emerging technologies flexible learning spaces hci Innovation iPad learner engagement learning technologies mobile paradigm smartphone sustainability tablets


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

The Innovative Educator

As far as device cost and replacement, it seems Vallance isn’t aware of devices like Chromebooks, services like Neverware, and policies like BYOD. You can read about BYOD here. Do innovative educators have it all wrong? According to one head of school we do. In a post that is making its rounds in education circles, John Vallance, headmaster of Sydney Grammar School told “ The Australian ” that computers in schools are a “scandalous waste of money.” Vallance is right.


How to Use an iPad for Academic Use

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We are a BYOD district, but still being rooted in paper, our paperless skills are still emerging. Well, Matt has taken the guess work out of using an iPad in a BYOD classroom. edtech BYOD BYOT choice iPad paperless One of my students, Matt D., created a presentation on how to use an iPad for academic use based on his experiences last year. Part of the delay is that it takes time to figure out an effective workflow with new technology.


Innovating Pedagogy Report released - some great information included

Educational Technology Guy

It has some interesting information and insight into some technology trends, including Flipped Classrooms, BYOD, storytelling and more. edtech educational technology pedagogy The Open University''s annual ''Innovating Pedagogy'' report has just been published.

BIG ANNOUNCEMENT from ClassDojo: App Messaging

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Users of Class Dojo and BYOD advocates will appreciate the ease with which they can keep parents connected to the classroom. I have to applaud ClassDojo for working to bridge the edtech gap between home and school, making all students, teachers, and parents, connected to learning.


Inspiring & Supporting Innovation at Independent Schools at this year’s ATLIS

Indiana Jen

Courtesy of Pixabay. Innovation” — there’s a reason it’s a provocative and powerful topic in the landscape of education.

Edmodo Quizzes: Tips & Tricks

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flipclass #njed assessment BYOD Chrome edmodo edtech feedback Edmodo''s quiz feature is a versatile tool that saves teachers time. Whether used for quick informational checks or unit tests, the quiz feature enables teachers to assign formative and summative assessments with ease.

4 Take Aways from ATLIS 2017

Indiana Jen

” Information Technology is a community within a school that can staffed entirely by men, even when many EdTech faculty are women. For example, Margie Llines and Rurik Nackerud tackled Equity in BYOD. This is especially concerning when a school has a mandated BYOD program.

Webinar #2 Debrief: School DNS Architecture & MDM Solutions


Webinar #3 – BYOD & Guest Network Best Practices – will take place on April 27, 2017 at 11AM PST. For more information about the edtech world, subscribe to our newsletter: . Marketing cloud-based web filtering DNS EdTech Update Group Policy MDM school securly web filtering webinar

Putting Technology At The Center Of Learning

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Is your school s till in the dark ages of # edtech ? Does your school teach students with edtech only through an ICT subject, or d oes your school have a dedicated edtech agenda, with a strong focus on integration into the curriculum in general? Technology #edtech

#Flipclass Workflow

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Essentially, this is what I do: Organize students into classes on Edmodo with all resources, agendas, links to edtech tools, assignments, and quizzes are completed in Edmodo. So our mid to end of week activities featured BYOD, paper, and face to face tasks.

60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom

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It may lack the visual appeal of iPads, or the student credibility of a BYOD program. Featured Google Technology #edtech google60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom. by TeachThought Staff. Google Classroom is quietly becoming the most powerful tool in education technology.

Using Cell Phones and Other Devices In and Out of the Classroom

The Mobile Native

Fifth grade teacher Scott Newcomb and Technology Coordinator Kyle Menchhofer will discuss many of the challenges that they faced in incorporating mobile learning devices within their daily instruction over the past five years, including a BYOD rollout the past two years. Live, EdTech Talk, and the Reform Symposium. BYOD MLDs Mobile Learning Webinar


Reinventing Math Class with EquatIO (Chrome Extension)

Shake Up Learning

And it works on Windows, Mac and Chromebook, so it’s great for BYOD classrooms. Blended Learning Chrome Extensions edtech educational technology Free Resources for teachers G Suite Google Google Chrome Instructional Technology Math google chrome math

Tell Me All About it with Tellagami

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This is a cool tool for BYOD students and teachers to use for animated project videos. BYOD BYOT digital citizenship edmodo edtech flipclass Tellagami is a mobile app that lets users create a short animated video using any mobile device. In three easy steps, users create a "Gami" animated avatar by customizing their character, selecting a background image, adding dialogue, and sharing it. Once you have the app, there is no account log in information to worry about.

It is Not a Project to Get Students Talking: Two Tools

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3 Tools for Speaking & Listening

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Teachers could also use SoungGecko for BYOD stations where students practice listening skills. edtech #njed BYOD Chrome education listening tools voice


I See Brilliant People – #ISTE2016 #iplza16

Kyle Pace

ISTE is a conference that everyone interested in edtech should experience at least once. Connected Educator EdTech Education Leadership ProfessionalDevelopment Social Media

Student Response Tools for the Digital Classroom

Class Tech Integrate

Whether your class is 1:1 with a specific device (Chromebooks, iPads) or you have a BYOD environment (Bring Your Own Device),there are many websites that work as an excellent option for teachers to gather responses from their students.

Edmodocon 2013

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Our session is titled Classroom Gymnastics: How to Use Edmodo for BYOD, 1:1 (When you can be), Paperless, and Flipped Learning. edtech #flipclass #njed BYOD BYOT edmodo education flipclass flipped flipping paperless I am so thrilled to share this news! My best buddy and partner in crime, Liz Calderwood, and I are presenting at Edmodocon 2013 this summer! We are one of 15 presenters chosen for this global, virtual and free conference.

Edcanvas: The Art of Curating

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With multiple options for sharing via social media and QR codes and embedding in Edmodo and created webpages, Edcanvas is ideal for sharing with other educators and students in 1:1 and BYOD classrooms. edtech #ELAFlip #flipclass BYOD Edcanvas edmodo paperless QR codes

Student Response Tools for the Digital Classroom

Class Tech Integrate

Whether your class is 1:1 with a specific device (Chromebooks, iPads) or you have a BYOD environment (Bring Your Own Device),there are many websites that work as an excellent option for teachers to gather responses from their students.

10 Experts’ Predictions for Education and Technology in 2016


But that hasn’t stopped us from asking a number of experts in education and technology to gaze into their crystal balls and share their thoughts on one major EdTech trend we can expect to see lighting up learning and one major challenge that education will face in 2016. In 2016, I believe the world of edtech will explore new ways to create active learning environments that inspire engagement and innovative thinking.

#ISTE2014 Use Twitter & Voxer when Travel Plans Go Awry

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30 Examples Of Disruptions In The Classroom

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District-level BYOD programs. Featured Technology Trends #edtech disruption innovation learning innovation30 Examples Of Disruptions In The Classroom. by Terry Heick.

CSI: Salinas

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The final project can be completed on paper, using word processing skills and completed using a student''s BYOD device. For the BYOD component and to make up for not doing an actual mock-trial, students would work in groups comprised of people with the same court case and position.