Dell debuts new collaborative software for Chromebooks

eSchool News

Dell Classroom, a new software solution available for Dell Chromebooks, helping foster student and teacher engagement. Dell announced the debut of three new, interactive display products, purpose-built for active learning, classrooms and conference rooms at ISTE 2016.

The Latest from Digital Humanities Questions and Answers

ProfHacker

” How do I best convert hundreds of TEI P5 documents to plaintext? : “I’d like to use the available corpora in the German Text Archive to train OCR software. Hardware Profession Software DHanswers digital humanities

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3 New Tools to Support Your Digital Conversion

Tom Murray

Each January, thousands travel to Orlando, Florida to take part in the Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC), one of the nation’s best edtech related learning opportunities for educators. All 50 states and even 49 countries were represented at this dynamic conference focused on transforming the classrooms of yesterday to provide students with 21st century learning opportunities. This post is sponsored by Samsung. However, all thoughts and opinions are my own.

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What is Blended Learning? Tips from 3 Bett Speakers

ViewSonic Education

Over the past few years the education industry has been experiencing a shift away traditional learning environments. One of these practices is known as blended learning and the term that has been garnering some attention within the education industry as of late.

3 educational technology tools to be thankful for

eSchool News

Google is a familiar platform for most students, so it comes as no surprise that the Chromebook, which uses the Google Chrome browser, is the number one device of choice for more than 58 percent of U.S. Monitoring software. The three Ts: Thanksgiving, turkey and tech.

4 Important Lessons from 15 Years in EdTech

Gaggle Speaks

Today, Gaggle provides our Safe Classroom Learning Management System and Safety Management products for Google Apps for Education or Office 365 to millions of students who are creating, collaborating and sharing in a safe environment. More lessons learned.

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Are Digital Textbooks More Effective for K-12 Curriculum

Kitaboo on EdTech

As students gradually move from K to 12, their learning needs also increase. While traditional textbooks are still a part of the educational curriculum, eBooks are rapidly becoming the preferred learning partner for students. Surely, students must have demonstrated a liking towards eBooks or there must have been statistical evidence of students scoring better grades when learning from digital textbooks. making learning an enriching experience.

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Connellsville Area School District Uses Boxlight’s HD Interactive Displays to Level the Tech Playing Field

techlearning

A large, rural school district south of Pittsburgh, CASD is committed to providing its 4,400 students with tools that will help them thrive in a 21st Century learning environment.

Top 5 Things I’ve Learned About Creativity – From Michael Cohen

EdTechTeacher

So in the spirit of creativity, here is a bite-size top 5 list of what educators can learn about creativity from creativity professionals. As a designer, you learn quickly that your first go at anything is NEVER your best. Are the learning in the best interest of our students?

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Project wirelessly from your Chromebook to Epson projectors with iProjection App

Educational Technology Guy

With the Epson Multi-PC Projection with Moderator function1 and the Epson iProjection App for Chromebooks, the teacher has the ability to display up to four Chromebook notebook computers simultaneously from a maximum of 50 connected devices for an engaging collaborative classroom experience. About Epson Education Products Designed with educator input, Epson’s advanced interactive display and projector technologies make bright, collaborative learning environments a reality.

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Educators: The lessons we learned in 2016

eSchool News

[ Editor’s note: This story is Part 3 of our 3-part series on Lessons Learned in 2016. Educators made much of their learning opportunities in 2016, whether through professional development sessions, webinars, product demos, or even conferences.

4 Important Lessons from 15 Years in EdTech

Gaggle Speaks

Today, Gaggle provides our Safe Classroom Learning Management System and Safety Management products for Google Apps for Education or Office 365 to millions of students who are creating, collaborating and sharing in a safe environment. More lessons learned.

BEST OF INFOCOMM WINNERS

techlearning

The judges like that there’s no software to download and the program can work with any OS—simply plug in your device and start sharing. They can then save the presentation to their cameras or export the pdf and save to Google Drive, Dropbox, etc.

A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 30 Edition)

Doug Levin

" Tagged on: July 26, 2017 These 3 practices revolutionized Penn Manor's school culture | Opensource.com → Free and open source software is the catalyst for Penn Manor School District's award-winning student learning programs. " Tagged on: July 26, 2017 Can personalized learning prevail? Fordham Institute → Checker Finn asks "Can personalized learning prevail?"

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T&L’S ISTE 2018 BEST OF SHOW AWARDS WINNERS

techlearning

For the fifth year, Tech & Learning presents its awards program that honors great products at ISTE 2018. For the fifth year, Tech & Learning presents its awards program that honors great products at ISTE 2018. They also liked its teacher dashboard and software interfaces.

McMinn County School System Makes Boxlight’sProColor Interactive Flat Panels the New Classroom Standard

techlearning

The displays’ Touch 360° interactivity features up to 10 single-touch points or five dual-touch for gestures — users can work simultaneously, driving collaborative learning. McMinn County School System in Athens, Tenn.,

How We Built Our School Makerspace

Fractus Learning

In schools, Makerspaces have increased in popularity, housing a variety of materials from low-tech arts and crafts to high-tech software and electronics for students to experiment with and build their own designs. Building a Makerspace is worth it when the students grow and learn within it.

15 hot edtech trends for 2017

eSchool News

To get a glimpse into what the next 12 months will hold for everything from professional development to digital learning, and from communication to virtual reality, 15 ed tech luminaries looked back on 2016 edtech trends to help predict what’s in store for 2017. Whole-Class Learning is Here.

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The Best Way to Predict the Future is to Issue a Press Release

Hack Education

” – that’s Sebastian Thrun, best known perhaps for his work at Google on the self-driving car and as a co-founder of the MOOC (massive open online course) startup Udacity. But that doesn’t jibe with “software is eating the world,” does it?

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Facebook and Fake News: Esther Wojcicki On Teaching Digital Journalism in High School

Edsurge

You might call her the hipster teacher since she embraced collaborative learning, flexible seating and student autonomy before it was trendy. We try to make students excited about learning, and we're using journalism as a platform to do it. It was learning for them. Learning controlled and directed by students. It's called the blended learning method that we're doing in Palo Alto Unified Schools. Dan Russell at Google has written a lot about this.