Using Technology to Teach Common Core

EdTech Magazine

By Catlin Tucker Getting students to engage with common core doesn't have to be such a challenge. Technology can light the path. Classroom Curriculum Digital Content

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Savvas Announces its enVision® Mathematics Common Core Grades 6-8 © 2021 Earns Highest Rating from EdReports

eSchool News

Savvas Learning Company , a next-generation learning solutions leader for K-12 education, is proud to announce that its enVision® Mathematics Common Core Grades 6-8 © 2021 received the highest rating from EdReports.org. enVision ® Mathematics Common Core © 2021 Grades 6-8.

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Common Core Driving Schools’ Technology Needs

EdTech Magazine

Frank Smith Most principals surveyed say they are increasing bandwidth, acquiring mobile devices to meet Common Core demands. Bandwidth Management Budgeting Classroom Curriculum Digital Content Management Networking

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Creatively Teach the Common Core with Technology

Catlin Tucker

Educators today are facing two major shifts in education–a move to the Common Core Standards and increasing pressure to teach students with the technology they’ll be expected to use in their lives beyond high school. I’ve written Creatively Teach the Common Core Literacy Standards with Technology to support English, history/social studies, and science teachers as they shift to the new Standards using technology.

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Flocabulary’s Raps Makes Common Core Learning ‘Fun and Accessible’

EdTech Magazine

Frank Smith Each video includes a quick news review, a quiz and interactive lyrics to deepen and reinforce Common Core skills. Classroom Curriculum Digital Content Internet Online Learning Online Video

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10 Ways Any Teacher Can (and Should) Use Technology

Ask a Tech Teacher

Common Core tells us: New technologies have broadened and expanded the role that speaking and listening play in acquiring and sharing knowledge and have tightened their link to other forms of communication.

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Exploring High Quality Websites and Apps for Common Core Lesson Design

Class Tech Integrate

This site offers a "Common Core Explorer" for ELA and Math Common Core standards for grades K - 12. Then a list of common core standards will appear, and apps and sites that can be utilized for those standards will be listed, with teacher and learner ratings. You now have a "one stop-shop" for each and every Common Core Standard! common core edtech technology integration

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Bridging the Trust Gap – Student Privacy More Fundamental than Common Core

Hapara

Edtech Edtech UpdateA recent EdSurge article discusses bridging the trust gap between parents and schools regarding student privacy.

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The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

Securly

How edtech in school districts has evolved since the rise of 1:1 and the Common Core. The post The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017 appeared first on Blog. Marketing 1:1 schools chromebooks CIPA cloud-based web filtering digital citizenship EdTech Update parents

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The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

Securly

How edtech in school districts has evolved since the rise of 1:1 and the Common Core. The post The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017 appeared first on Blog. Marketing 1:1 schools chromebooks CIPA cloud-based web filtering digital citizenship EdTech Update parents

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The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

Securly

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. In 2012, Chromebooks accounted for only 1% of the devices sold to US classrooms; now, they make up more than half of the edtech market. ” 1:1 + Common Core = $$$$$.

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Owl Eyes: The Must-Get Web-App for Classical Literature Teachers

The CoolCatTeacher

Edtech Apps that work From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Chromebooks Common Core Data Driven Instruction Education ELA/ ELL Teachers Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Gifted Teachers Gsuite and Google Apps High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides. Owl Eyes is a new, simple-but-powerful, and FREE web-app for reading classic books with your students. Literature teachers are sure to be excited!

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Using Tech to Support Literacy Across 13.8 Billion Years of History

Edsurge

BHP’s writing rubric is aligned with the Common Core and the writing approach is aligned to the College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards dimensions of inquiry. Finding materials that work together, that share a common set of expectations and that introduce, reinforce and formalize these ideas consistently is hard. Using OER is hard. Finding good lessons, videos, articles and activities is hard.

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From AOL Squatter to Start-Up Sensation: The Eric Simons Story & Claco Launch

Kleinspiration

Nearly every popular #edtech blog on the web from Hack Education and Edudemic to FreeTech4Teachers and Web20Classroom was sharing his product with their readers. AOL Squatter Cameron Herold Claco Class Connect Common Core common core standards edtech entrepreneur Eric Simons Imagine K12 iste start up Steve Jobs teacher lesson plans Yong Zhao young entrepreneur a student''s story through a teacher''s eyes.

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Why a K-12 Operating System is the Next Step in the Evolution of Edtech

Edsurge

When I Buy Edtech Products, Our Teachers Don’t Use Them… What Do I Do? Education Technology Assessments Technology in School Criticisms of EdTech EdTech Lexicon Flipped Classroom Student Achievement Data Data and Research Common Core State Standards Assessment Driven Curriculum STEM Education Competency-Based Learning Individualized Learning Personalized Learning

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Savvas Learning Company’s enVision Mathematics Honored with Gold Stevie Award

eSchool News

Accessible through Savvas Realize , one of the edtech industry’s most versatile learning management systems, enVision offers a rich, interactive experience designed to support students of all levels and provide them access to instructional content online, offline, and anytime.

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Parent Questions About Edtech

Ask a Tech Teacher

In most cases, parents have welcomed this new leaning phenomenon known as EdTech. Of those parents voicing a positive opinion on EdTech, 64% said they were happy with their child’s school and thought it was doing a good of utilizing technology effectively. . Not all parents are convinced about the benefits of EdTech, however. They question the true effectiveness of EdTech and the long-range effect it has on their children. .

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Betsy DeVos Touts Personalized Learning, Slams Common Core and Reform Efforts

Edsurge

Department of Education, Common Core is dead. More recently, former AltSchool educator Paul Emerich wrote a blog post titled, “Why I Left Silicon Valley, EdTech, and ‘Personalized’ Learning,” where he offered critiques of the personalized learning movement in his school. Then, rightly, came the public backlash to federally imposed tests and the Common Core. I agree—and have always agreed—with President Trump on this: ‘Common Core is a disaster.’

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14 Awesome examples of Critical Thinking EdTech

Neo LMS

14 Awesome examples of Critical Thinking EdTech. I try and separate the wheat from the chaff, in what I hope is a quality selection of Critical Thinking EdTech. Mapped to the English Language Arts Common Core State Standards, the website comes with a host of handy lesson plans, and helpful videos. The post 14 Awesome examples of Critical Thinking EdTech appeared first on NEO BLOG.

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Not Just for Reading Class Anymore: 5 Tips for Teaching Literacy Across Multiple Subjects

Edsurge

Students created a computer program using free online coding platform Scratch to show their progress on a particular Common Core narrative writing standard. But talk to Christine Sciascia, an 8th grade social studies teacher at Mark Twain Intermediate School in Brooklyn, and she’s got some favorite edtech products that have effectively switched her role “from lecturer to facilitator.”.

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10 Tips For the Beginner EdTech Technology Teacher on Special Assignment

CUE

The post 10 Tips For the Beginner EdTech Technology Teacher on Special Assignment appeared first on OnCUE. Blended Learning Common Core Standards Technology in EducationBy CUE Member and Guest Blogger Serena McKinney MY STORY Packing up my classroom was a strange feeling after only having been in it for six years. Until, I realized the size and scope of my new classroom; the Irvine Unified School District.

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Guest post: 15 EdTech Resources to Use in Classroom

EdTech4Beginners

The website gives you videos, images, and articles related to the questions and aligned with Common Core standards. There are plenty of EdTech resources to explore, and you couldn’t test them all even if you tried. Hopefully, this list of 15 EdTech resources inspired you to make your classroom more fun! education edtech educational technology teachers teaching technologyIf you don’t use educational technology, you’re not a cool teacher.

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Core Leadership Summit 2013 on Blended and Personalized Learning: EdTech Reaches Out to EduLeaders

CUE

The 2013 Core Leadership Summit, titled “Blended and Personalized Learning: Conversations for 21st Century Learners,” offered almost 200 leaders and administrators three featured speakers Barbara Nemko, Alan November, Catlin Tucker; one panel on Smarter Balanced Assessment led by Beverly Young; and a charismatic keynote speaker- Harvard University’s Eric Mazur. Blended Learning Common Core Standards

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Listen Current Raises $950K to Bring Public Radio into the Classroom

Marketplace K-12

Common Core Ed-tech Venture Capital commoncore edtech englishlanguagelearners k12dealmaking listencurrent publicradio venturecapital Listen Current, a curator of public radio stories geared towards science, social studies, and English/language arts classrooms, raised $950,000 in seed funding.

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It’s Time for Social Studies to Make a Comeback. Here Are 3 Insights for Educators.

Edsurge

As EdSurge’s State of Edtech 2019 report puts it, “Given today’s divisive political environment, foundations and nonprofit organizations are driving awareness to the importance of civics and media literacy.” Education Technology Common Core Digital and Media Literacy Student Voice Diversity and Equity Student Engagement Arts and Humanities Teaching & LearningSocial studies is poised for a comeback in U.S. schools.

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Four Ways to Redefine Parent Teacher Conferences—With a Little Help from Ironman

Edsurge

Edtech requires student buy-in too. Education Technology Assessments Technology in School Data and Research Common Core State Standards Student Engagement Student Achievement Student Achievement Data EdTech Lexicon Assessment Driven Curriculum Competency-Based Learning

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Help Teachers Truly See Their Students Through Usable, Connected Data

Edsurge

Education Technology Big Data Research EdTech Lexicon Assessment Driven Curriculum Common Core State Standards Data and ResearchAs a young student in Germany, Philip Heimes recalls feeling “invisible” to his teachers. One of many in a classroom packed with students, his learning struggles often went unnoticed. He muddled through with low grades and the assumption that learning was wearisome and trying. “I

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May this Gobstopper (Now Called Curriculet) be Ever Lasting!

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Gobstopper is an e-reader platform that allows teachers to input and customize annotations, resources, questions, and quizzes linked to the Common Core Standards directly into a public domain text, and provides the students with immediate feedback, and the teacher with analytic data on student and class performance. Independent and whole-class reading of complex texts while aligning with Common Core Standards is no longer a Sisyphean endeavor when using Gobstopper.

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Educational Technology Support

Kleinspiration

Please take a moment to explore their sites and see for yourself how they''re transforming the landscape of #edtech today. MasteryConnect - share common assessments aligned to standards, connect in a professional learning community, and track student performance. Teach the Common Core with Mastery Connect ! Mastery Connect : Teaching the Common Core just got a whole lot easier! I''m very thankful for the sponsors of this site.

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New Research Proves Game-Based Learning Works—Here's Why That Matters

Edsurge

Efficacy in edtech needs to be determined by conducting well-controlled, large sample-sized efficacy studies. If new edtech isn’t supported by high quality research, then claims about efficacy are just that—marketing claims. There are countless edtech programs in the market that claim to cater to these unique needs, but without credible third party research it is impossible to know whether any of these programs actually move the needle.”

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Getting Animated With Google Slides and Screencastify

CUE

And all this from the almost too simple edtech directions of – Create Google Slides, Publish to Web, Script, Screencastify. Blended Learning Common Core Standards Creativity and Imagination Education Technology Future Ready animation google slides stop motionI’m going to go into some detail about the process my class used to animate our Google Slides, but I got all my information from Sam Patterson’s blog here.

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Curriculum Design is Emotional Work—This Teacher Makes It Easier

Edsurge

To somewhat quote Darth Vader, I found the lack of quality edtech curriculum deeply disturbing. To somewhat quote Darth Vader, I found the lack of quality edtech curriculum deeply disturbing. This was at odds with my experience, because I relied extensively on edtech for assessments. Education Technology Competency-Based Learning Learning Strategies Differentiated Learning Assessment Driven Curriculum Personalized Learning Common Core State Standards

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Claco: Teachers & Technology Team Up

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Resources can be tagged by grade level, subjects, Common Core Standards (YES, Common Core Standards!), Having the Common Core Standards already embedded is a major selling point for me. Claco common core cross-curricular edtech education flipclass flipped flipping literature paperless PBL project based learning teaching

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If We Could Write 10,000 Words.

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

While the Common Core Curriculum Standards are supposed to provide English teachers with a common core of skills and texts, English classes are not standardized because the scope is too broad. assignments common core connecting with students digital citizenship edtech education flipclass flipped flipping Google docs peer evaluation teaching technology twitter writing

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Driving over Tukey's Bridge

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

While the syntax of Delirium is not difficult, I targeted Common Core Standard CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.9-10.9 common core curriculet delirium edtech Maine Reading young adult This summer I spent time with family and wrote content for titles that will appear in Curriculet''s premium store. One such title was the young adult novel Delirium by Lauren Oliver where love is considered a disease in a dystopian future.

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An EdTech Authentic Ending

CUE

They can be related back to the Common Core Standards for writing (always important) but more importantly, they remind our students to observe the world around them. The post An EdTech Authentic Ending appeared first on CUE Blog. It’s June, and you know that that means- The end of the school year. You’ve done so many amazing things with your students, but now what? How do we make the end of the year educational technology authentic? .

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Writing about Grading Writing (Again)

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

ELAFlip art assessment assignments autocrat common core digital citizenship edtech education feedback flipclass flipped flipping Google Google docs Google Forms scripts teaching writing I''m constantly writing about the dilemmas of student writing and how to grade student academic writing in an efficient and effective manner. This is probably borderline obsessive. but, I am the type of learner who when faced with an issue/problem/question, obsesses until.

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Check out… Robotical!

EdTech4Beginners

I’ve researched and tested a lot of EdTech tools and for me Marty the Robot is an integrated STEM solution that covers all bases. education edtech robotics steam stem teaching technology

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What U.S. Companies Should Know About Asia's Edtech Market

Edsurge

Last summer, when I was working for ThinkCERCA, which helps students develop critical thinking skills through reading and writing, the edtech startup was facing a big decision: should it try and break into the lucrative Chinese market? Here’s a handy guide for anyone in edtech looking to cross the Pacific. In my experience, this phenomenon is partly caused by the limited business models that an edtech company can efficiently pursue in the two countries. edtech companies.

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January’s 11 buzzworthy edtech tools

eSchool News

note : Common Sense Education’s Edtech Eleven is chosen by Common Sense Education every month and helps educators find the best edtech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly. Go to Common Sense Education for free resources including full reviews of digital tools, ready-made lesson plans, videos, webinars, and more.]. Next page: Edtech tools 6-11).

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