5 Benefits of Technology in the Classroom

ViewSonic Education

There are many benefits of technology in the classroom, so we’ve picked five of the most significant for this handy list. Read on for the top 5 advantages to technology in the classroom or visit our education solutions page for more insights on EdTech.

Technology in the Classroom: The Complete Guide

ViewSonic Education

There has always been technology in the classroom, even if it hasn’t always been welcome. Take a brief look at the history of technology’s uneasy relationship with education. Then see some common modern additions to the classroom ranging from computers to smartphones.


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Encourage Creativity in the Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

Our Ask a Tech Teacher crew has some interesting thoughts on mainstreaming this in your classroom: How to Encourage Creativity in the Classroom: Best Tips to Inspire Your Students. All you need is a reliable supplier of educational resources, such as Springboard Supplies. .

12 Ways to Use Videos for Learning in the Classroom

ViewSonic Education

Using video for learning in the classroom has been around for decades, but with the growth of digital technology in recent years, the range of opportunities is now greater than ever before. As technology continues to develop, it is vital to keep educational processes up to date.

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Keeping Students Safe and Productive on Devices

Speaker: Aaron Webb, Jamf

In our webinar, we’ll explore the full range of Jamf education products to protect students, including quick and easy tools for IT admins, powerful apps for teachers to ensure student safety anywhere, and parental engagement tools.

Mindfulness–its place in the classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

They offer lots of videos from the classroom, showing teachers at work, but also well thought out discussions on topics that impact education. Either way, let’s drive into what it means to be mindful, including ways to use mindfulness in your classroom (in the midst of chaos).

How to Mix STEM Education and Creativity in the Classroom


Lately, the three Rs of school have been eclipsed by a focus on STEM education , or Science , Technology , Engineering , and Math. But that doesn’t mean that there’s no room for creativity or the arts in the classroom. Set Out Art Traps in the Classroom. The Art of Education.

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Digital Literacy in Busy Classrooms

Ask a Tech Teacher

Yes, teachers know students don’t have all of the skills they need for the technology required in education, but who has time to teach it? More about tech skills in the classroom. This is a common complaint in my grad school classes.

4 Trends to Watch in Education

Catlin Tucker

Last month, I delivered a keynote on the future of education. It’s a vast topic, so I focused on four trends likely to impact our work as educators. As a result, a one-size-fits-all learning experience will never address the variability in classrooms.

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Reinvent the Classroom Welcomes the Tulsa HP Teaching Fellows Cohort!

Digital Promise

The post Reinvent the Classroom Welcomes the Tulsa HP Teaching Fellows Cohort! Educatorsappeared first on Digital Promise.

Technology to Support and Empower Users With Disabilities

There is an increasing global focus on accessibility for students in school. When combined with a device management system such as Jamf Pro or Jamf School, the sky’s the limit. Learn how Apple and Jamf can support disabled users in your school.

What is Accessible Education? Equality vs Equity in Inclusive Learning

ViewSonic Education

Equality vs equity: which one is more important in achieving accessible education? Educators and academic institutions already know this and aspire to provide s tudents with access to the best possible high-quality education regardless of their background and characteristics.

5 Ways to mix education and entertainment in the classroom


However, over the last two years, students of all ages have experienced widespread disruption and uncertainty in their education experience. Besides ensuring continuous access to education, edtech tools can support educators in achieving just that.

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Benefits of Using Board Games in the Classroom

User Generated Education

Years ago I brought board games into my classroom. The kids could remain on Google Meet while they played and discussed multiplayer games such as Among Us, Fortnite Creative mode (I couldn’t ethically agree to violent games in a classroom setting), Roblox, and Rocket League.

20 virtual field trips for your classroom

Ditch That Textbook

The post 20 virtual field trips for your classroom appeared first on Ditch That Textbook. Ed Tech google expeditions google tours gridpals HyperDocs skype skype education skype in the classroom virtual field trips virtual field trips in the classroom

Transform Your Classroom with Apple

Speaker: Aaron Webb, Jamf

Apple empowers educators and students by design. In our webinar, we’ll explain how to make the best use of Apple devices in your classroom, and the tools and resources you need for success.

SEL in Your Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

SmartBrief, news on technology in education, recently published an article, Uniting technology and SEL to teach the whole child, on the importance of SEL (Social-Emotional Learning) in an educational landscape shaped by COVID-19. Education reform SEL

Finding the flipped classroom again

eSchool News

In this week’s episode of Innovations in Education , hosted by Kevin Hogan: How to flip the classroom and create avid learners Flipping the classroom: Now more important than ever 8 principles to help you advance to Flipped Learning 3.0.

10 Google Classroom time savers for teachers

Ditch That Textbook

Google Classroom can already make us more efficient, but these tips can save you even more time and effort. If you and your students are using Google Apps in the classroom, Google Classroom can save you tons of time and effort.

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WeVideo Releases WeVideo Classroom for Educational Multimedia Creation

eSchool News

January 13, 2021) – WeVideo today launched WeVideo Classroom , a cloud-based multimedia creation platform customized for educators to help drive student engagement and ignite deeper learning through the creative process. It’s an essential tool for all educators!”

How Formative Assessment Supports the Learning Journey

Speaker: Todd Theobald, Noel Gomez, Marcus Painter

Join educators and assessment experts as they discuss the role of formative assessment in student learning, how formative practices can guide the teaching and learning cycle, and the positive impact assessment can make on your classroom.

Google Classroom Features To Monitor Progress and Provide Feedback in the Secondary Classroom


Google Classroom provides educators with multiple opportunities to monitor student progress and provide timely, targeted feedback. The post Google Classroom Features To Monitor Progress and Provide Feedback in the Secondary Classroom appeared first on EdTechTeacher.

Support Pedagogy in the Classroom with Educational Technology

EdTech Magazine

When schools transitioned to remote learning two years ago, tech took on a new role in educational instruction.

The Google Classroom Quick-Start Guide + resources, tips and tricks!

Ditch That Textbook

Google Classroom was created to focus less time on tech and more time on teaching. Classroom has streamlined the classroom workflow and makes communication easier between teaches and students. The post The Google Classroom Quick-Start Guide + resources, tips and tricks!

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How to create a supportive classroom environment


You might get a few insights from your fellow teachers or remember useful strategies from your former educators, but you always need to be prepared for all sorts of situations. All of those interactions result from how well you manage classroom behavior.

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10 tips to use Google Classroom effectively and efficiently

Ditch That Textbook

Google Classroom can be even more powerful with a few tips and strategies to make it efficient and effective.Google Classroom streamlines the management of student work — announcing, assigning, collecting, grading, giving feedback and returning.

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Best Classroom Podcasting Microphones: Summer 2022 Edition


This post was originally created and posted on the website TeacherCast Educational Network. Are you searching for the best equipment for your podcasting studio or classroom audio/video club? This post was originally created and posted on the website TeacherCast Educational Network.

4 Tips for Reigniting Creativity in the Classroom

Digital Promise

How can teachers develop a practice of creativity and stay inspired in their classrooms? Reminding learners of all ages, “We can’t do something yet,” she encourages students and educators to embrace trying new avenues to finding a solution. Educators Reinvent the Classroom

Is Your Classroom a Psychologically Safe Space?

Catlin Tucker

” As I listened to this episode, I was thinking about the concept of psychological safety through my educator lens. These benefits are valuable in the context of the classroom as well. #1 Yet, in many classrooms, mistakes are penalized instead of normalized.

5 Flipped Classroom Activities for High School Students

ViewSonic Education

The flipped classroom approach is emerging as a popular option within academic institutions, but many high school teachers remain unaware of the best flipped classroom activities to turn to for the in-person lesson component. 5 Suitable Flipped Classroom Activities for High Schools.

New Digital Assistant for Education Supports Teachers in the Classroom

EdTech Magazine

Teachers in K–12 education face increasingly high rates of burnout, and many have chosen to leave the profession altogether. Pandemic-inspired technology will continue to permeate classrooms.

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Sparking Inquiry in the Classroom

A Principal's Reflections

Below is a version of a resource that can be found in Chapter 4 of Disruptive Thinking in Our Classrooms. In a disruptive world, preparing students for the present and future relies on fostering inquiry in the classroom. As a kid, I loved nature.

How Does the Metaverse Fit into Education?

Ask a Tech Teacher

Learning hit a bump in the education road as it attempted to adapt traditional and proven in-person schooling to remote environments during a worldwide pandemic. Here is Go Student’s discussion on metaverse’s future in education: How Does Metaverse Have a Place in Education.

Getting started with STEM in your classroom!


How to get started with STEM in your classroom. Name writing challenge : Another fun challenge to try in your classroom is to have students write their name using a variety of materials they choose and it has to be the same length as their height. Teachers education technology STEM

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How to build a classroom escape room to spark curiosity in learning


However, there are many different methods that we can bring into our classroom to get students up and moving and more importantly, collaborating. . One of them is the classroom escape room activity! . The classroom escape room: when you need something different!

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Video Conferencing Monitors – 4 Useful Benefits for Education

ViewSonic Education

However, many educators, as well as students and their parents, are still unaware of some of the potential benefits of investing in a monitor with the core video conferencing features built in. Read on to find out more about the benefits of video conferencing monitors for education purposes.

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An educator’s guide to podcasting beyond the classroom

Ditch That Textbook

Other than AR or VR, podcasting is one of the more recent edtech tools that has made its way into the hands of educators. Ed Tech Guest Blog Templates don't ditch that tech edtech educational technology educators's guide to podcasting podcasting podcasting ebook podcasting in the classroomAnd like any tool, given the right supports and practices, it can make extraordinary things possible for teachers, students, and their communities.

Horse and Buggy Classrooms

The CoolCatTeacher

Why don’t more people just use paper and whiteboard in the classroom? When the standard we have of efficiency and effectiveness in our choice of transportation is not the same standard by which we expect our classrooms to perform … it says a lot about our priorities. Education

How to Design the Classroom for Effective Education #notatiste19

The CoolCatTeacher

Michael Cohen "The Tech Rabbi" and author of Education by Design From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Michael Cohen, aka the Tech Rabbi, and author of Education by Design talks about classroom design. We should design the classroom environment for learning. These are is created particularly so those educators who can’t attend will have some special and exciting learning experiences – in just 10 minutes a day.

Coping with COVID in the Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

In an effort to spotlight their two hats, I feature teacher-authors on both my writing and education blogs. She graduated with a BS in Education in 2005 and set out to teach in the gorgeous green Pacific Northwest, where she and her husband lived. A lot of teachers are also authors.