Khan Academy: Friend or Foe?

A Principal's Reflections

Khan is the creator of Khan Academy. He began his keynote by sharing a video montage of Khan Academy highlights and then presenting some impressive statistics on usage. MCSDrSpence: Implications of Khans work for closing achievement gap are enormous.

Khan Academy Kids

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Khan Academy Kids is a new free mobile (iOS/Google Play) app for finding educational resources for: Math, Reading, Writing, and more. that are aligned to Common Core Standards. I highly recommend checking out Khan Academy Kids by clicking here !!!

Khan Academy V. 2.0

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Khan Academy the popular site for learning anything through educational videos, has just released a big update to their free iOS app. now includes over 150,000 Math exercises that are aligned to Common Core Standards.

Khan Academy’s New ‘Teacher Aid’ Tool Goes for a Test Drive in Southern California

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Most people associate Khan Academy with online videos, and that’s largely what it has been since 2005 when founder and CEO Sal Khan began recording instructional clips from his closet to help his cousin better understand math. This product is designed to offer ways to assign work from a large body of standards and content that is vetted, and provide new reporting for teachers,” Khan tells EdSurge. And Khan Academy works anywhere, anytime to close academic gaps.”

Dropbox + Pinterest + SMART Exchange for Teachers + Common Core = ClassConnect

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Flip your Classroom, Just Store your Favorites , Find Common Core Content, and Share your Lessons “ ClassConnect saves me time building lessons so I can focus on engaging & inspiring my students. Then, start searching for content you can use by the Common Core!

A new kids app on the block: Khan Academy Kids launching learning fun for little learners

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Khan Academy Kids launched this week. The app’s interdisciplinary experiences align with Head Start’s Early Learning Outcomes Framework and Common Core Kindergarten Standards. apps ebooks Kahn Academy preschool technology SEL skills

Over 1,700 Free Educational Videos!

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MasteryConnect is now the largest network of teachers sharing and collaborating around the Common Core. MasteryConnect is a place to share common assessments aligned to standards, connect in a professional learning community, and track student performance.

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Integrating Technology Using the SAMR Model to Meet Common Core in the Classroom

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There are many practical ways educators can move their students t hrough the SAMR model (Substitution Augmentation Modification Redefinition) through technology integration, to extend learning, to meet the common core standards and develop lifelong learners.

6 Tech Activities for Your Summer School Program

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Khan Academy. As they work, students “…construct viable arguments and critique reasoning of others…” More specifically (Common Core Appendix C): introduce claim. Khan Academy. After school Lesson plans common core debate summer

Reflections on CUE14 annual conference – part 1

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Closing keynote at CUE14 by Salman Khan Salman Khan and his closing keynote. Salman Khan is a visionary educator who has helped and contributed in global and powerful way. Khan’s videos were not only viewed by his cousins, but by many more.

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

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If students missed class or needed additional help, they could go to my website and access the day’s lesson as well as videos and digital exercises from YouTube and Khan Academy. Now, in addition to importing data from IXL, Khan Academy, and an adaptive learning program called Carnegie Learning , I had to transfer the achievement data from my gradebook into another system. Learn more about Kiddom Academy.

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Curriculum Design is Emotional Work—This Teacher Makes It Easier

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Khan Academy videos coupled with IXL exercises aligned to standards we were learning in class. Education Technology Competency-Based Learning Learning Strategies Differentiated Learning Assessment Driven Curriculum Personalized Learning Common Core State Standards“We’ve blocked three days off leading up to the first day of school for curriculum and lesson planning. You’ve got time to plan ahead.”

How to Prepare for the SAT Essay

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Here are three different approaches to preparing for the essay portion: Khan Academy — work on the students’ unique writing problems experienced in their PSAT or earlier SATs. Khan Academy SAT Reading and Writing Practice.

Not Yet Blended Learning

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A Math class could get together (face-to-face or virtually) to solve messy questions that go beyond the Khan Academy (or Content Connections) algorithm -focused video ‘instructions’. Source (Infographic): How to Implement Blended Learning: Version 2.0.

When Teachers Build Edtech, Awesomeness Ensues—and Here’s Why

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The first time I created Khan Academy playlists for each of my 100 fifth graders,” says Dong, “it took me 6 hours.” Today, KIPP Bay Area teachers can generate personalized Khan Academy playlists for their students in under 10 minutes using an automated tool. Prior to the 2014-2015 school year, teachers also had access to Khan Academy, where math content is organized by grade level. Eureka Math curriculum while adopting the Common Core standards.

Sal Khan: Test Prep Is ‘the Last Thing We Want to Be’

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Ten years ago, Sal Khan set out to change that with his Khan Academy videos, which let kids replay lessons as many times as they want. Here in education, Khan doesn’t need much introduction. A lot has changed for Khan in the last decade.

10 Articles on Using Tech to Teach Math

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Lesson plans about math and tech: How to Achieve Common Core with Tech: the Math Strand. How to Use Khan Academy (free lesson plan). Here are ten of the top Math-and-tech tips according to Ask a Tech Teacher readers: C-STEM Studio — A Great Way to Blend Math and Robotics.

Subscriber Special: March

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Lesson plan for teaching Khan Academy. Articles on Common Core. Every month, subscribers to Ask a Tech Teacher get a free/discounted resource to help their tech teaching. This month: Freebies! Posters. Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-8 technology for 15 years. She is the editor/author of over a hundred tech ed resources including a K-8 technology curriculum , K-8 keyboard curriculum, K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum.

Quick Review of 7 Popular Math Programs

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Students Are Falling ” have become so common, we are almost immune to the message. McGraw-Hill’s Everyday Mathematics is a comprehensive PreK-grade 6 Common Core-aligned mathematics program developed by the University of Chicago School Mathematics Project.

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Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets, Here is a list of some of their features. Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.

Energize Your Math Program with Thinkster Math

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Thinkster Math is an iPad based math tutorial program for K-8, aligned with Common Core and based on well-known international math programs such as Singapore Math. It’s more like Khan Academy than IXL, with fewer games and more traditional work presented in a fun way. So far, there are no education accounts where a teacher can enroll all students and track their progress (as you see in Khan Academy).

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Lesson Plans

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30 K-5 Common Core-aligned lessons –5 per grade level. Genius Hour, Google Apps, Khan Academy , Robotics, STEM, Coding, and more.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Lesson Plans

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30 K-5 Common Core-aligned lessons –5 per grade level. Genius Hour, Google Apps, Khan Academy , Robotics, STEM, Coding, and more.

6 Stand-alone Lesson Plans for Subs

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Khan Academy. Students continue Khan Academy lessons already begun as part of a class-wide or school-wide program. Here’s a downloadable free lesson plan on using Khan Academy in your classroom. Common Core Reading–What if Students Don’t Like Reading.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Lesson Plans

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30 K-5 Common Core-aligned lessons –5 per grade level. Genius Hour, Google Apps, Khan Academy , and more. I get a lot of questions from readers about what tech ed resources I use in my classroom so I’m going to take a few days this summer to review them with you.

How to Prepare for the SAT

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Khan Academy. Khan Academy, in partnership with the College Board, has designed a scaffolded SAT prep program that diagnoses the student’s level and takes them through practice questions in a step by step approach to prepare them for the real thing.

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Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets, Here is a list of some of their features. Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Lesson Plans

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30 K-5 Common Core-aligned lessons –5 per grade level. Genius Hour, Google Apps, Khan Academy , and more. I get a lot of questions from readers about what tech ed resources I use in my classroom so I’m going to take a few days this summer to review them with you.

3 Websites to Gamify Your Math Class

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This goes well beyond Khan Academy’s online video training, into fantasy worlds of trolls and wizards, the type of activities most parents have tried to keep their kids away from. Content aligns with Common Core, state standards and classroom instruction.

8 Essential Books Every Tech-Minded Teacher Should Read

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Salman Khan, founder of Khan Academy said about the book: “Blended clearly shows that it isn’t an either-or proposition, but rather that the most likely future is one in which online experiences enrich the physical ones and vice versa. Common Core Literacy for ELA.

What is Standards-based Grading?

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Today, many educators want to not only evaluate progress at a point in time but optimize that against the ongoing standards their school mission is built on such as Common Core, International Baccalaureate, NGSE, or TEKS.

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Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets. Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.

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Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets. Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.

Why Blended Learning Fits Your Class, 3 Issues to Think About, and 5 Easy Ways to Begin

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Khan Academy. Khan Academy’s well-regarded virtual math program allows students to learn at their own pace, rewind as needed, and ask for help when necessary, without the false boundaries of a grade-level textbook that tells them what they must learn and when.

32 Math Apps for a Rigor-infused Classroom

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Content is aligned with Common Core Standards. More math resources from Ask a Tech Teacher: Common Core Lesson Plans. Khan Academy in Your Classroom: A Lesson Plan.

What is Kiddom? Why is it right for you? And free resources to inform your teaching

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They can be generated from content providers like Khan Academy, Common Lit, CK-12, and IXL, or created by the teacher (by uploading documents from their local drive or Google Drive). There are lots of brief how-to videos (mostly just a few minutes) that deconstruct common tasks.

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Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets. Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.

Guest post: 15 EdTech Resources to Use in Classroom

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The website gives you videos, images, and articles related to the questions and aligned with Common Core standards. Khan Academy. If you don’t use educational technology, you’re not a cool teacher. Whether you like it or not, that’s how today’s students see it. They are growing up with all kinds of tech tools by their side, and they are thrilled to see technology involved in the educational process. So what are the best resources to use?

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5 After School Tech Club Activities

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Khan Academy. Khan Academy is an online program designed to teach math skills starting from where student knowledge is. With the growing interest in coding comes a call for after school tech camps that supersize student enthusiasm for learning technology.

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Khan Academy). Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.