Shakespeare Documented


One way to celebrate this significant commemoration is to explore Shakespeare Documented , the largest and most authoritative resource for learning about primary sources surrounding the life and career of William Shakespeare. Shakespeare’s company.

Conceptboard - visual collaboration on ideas and documents

Educational Technology Guy

I just found out about Conceptboard , a cool visual collaboration tool, from the company itself. Conceptboard is a cloud-based service that works on PCs, laptops, tablets, and more.

Building a Learning Company: Three Entrepreneurs Dish Out Advice


So, it’s perhaps not surprising that there are game-based edtech companies hoping to leave a mark in classrooms. Finding a (Sustainable) Business Model Grant Hosford, the co-founder and CEO of codeSpark, an app that teaches kids, ages 5- to 10- years old how to code, advised the audience that you can make some choices for your company that appear good at first and even midway through. It does make it kind of challenging on the structure of the company,” Krajewski said. “If

PublicSchoolWORKS and Company Nurse Integrate to Provide Workplace Injury and Compliance Management Solution for Schools Across the Country


Company Nurse is the first workers’ comp nurse triage service that ensures injured workers get the proper care while helping keep claims and costs low. About Company Nurse Workplace injuries are a fact of life.

Company and District Partnership: The Secret Sauce to a Successful Edtech Implementation


Districts should seek out edtech companies that provide partnership-focused support which is oriented toward long-term success from day one – not just when you buy a whole-district contract. So how do districts find technology companies that are most likely to help them succeed?

This Company Wants to Help You Hire for Skills, Not Credentials


That’s why Blake’s company, Degreed, started a service aimed at giving people a different way to show employers what they know. Blake says companies don’t know how to value, understand or contextualize work people do at their jobs. “At The company says it is working with several employers and professional organizations who have agreed to consider the certification when filling jobs. Perhaps they'll develop competing products, maybe they'll acquire a company like Degreed.

How Some Edtech Companies Are Addressing a Lack of Employee Diversity


The next logical question is, are those entrepreneurs’ companies any better, in terms of diversity? A few edtech companies are now using resources to document—and potentially address—disparities in their ranks. Clever Shares Its Survey Results A few weeks ago, school data provisioning platform Clever released the following survey results in a blog post , as a first step in its endeavor to shed light on the company’s own diversity—or lack thereof.

HoverCam Digital Classroom Solutions at the Spring CUE 2019 National Conference


Company to Demonstrate Classroom Management Software, Digital Podiums, and Document Camera Family

Shifting into 8th (On MLA’s new edition)


And, there are some key changes between MLA 7 and MLA 8 in this fresh look at documenting sources that you will need to note! In works-cited lists (but not in-text documentation) page numbers are now preceded by p. citation documentation MLA

ISTE NEWS: HoverCam Spotlights Next-Gen Learning Platform at ISTE 2019


The company will feature its Pilot Series of digital teaching stations; next-gen document cameras; and the debut of ClassFusion, a presentation and learning management software platform for today's digital classrooms

3 Big Issues We Heard About at SXSWedu

Wired Campus

The document was created primarily with secondary education in mind, but among its supporters are some higher-education groups, including the Institute for Higher Education Policy. Matt Sigelman, chief executive of Burning Glass, a company that analyzes job advertisements, said digital data was making it easier to see the nuances of job markets — for example, that certain skills are more valued for a marketing major looking to work in Chicago than for one seeking a job in Silicon Valley.

Education Department Wants To Protect Student-Loan Debt Collectors

NPR Learning and Tech

The Trump administration is considering a policy change to prevent states from making tough demands of companies that collect student loan debt, according to an internal document obtained by NPR.

Plagiarism Prevention: Best Practices with Urkund

The CoolCatTeacher

In this blog post, I’ll share my review of this product from a company founded in 2000 and will talk about its benefits and features. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

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Fantastic Apps I Use Every Day

The CoolCatTeacher

These are documents that you can adapt from other teachers after finding them on the web or the Hyperdocs website. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

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How edtech supports the success of the Nordic Education


Remarkably, youngsters are also encouraged to document their kindergarten experiences, and input directly into what works for them, and how they feel they could learn better. There are around 80 education development companies in Finland, and 22 of them participated in EDUDigi.

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How to Empower Students With Timely Knowledge Using “The Week”

The CoolCatTeacher

” Instead of reporters going to “cover” events, they instead survey and read through many sources of news and summarize the most important into a simple-to-read 42-page document.

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Five Top Technology Trends In Special Education


(TNS) — Fueled by technological advances, changing state policies, and a continued push from advocates, ed-tech companies and researchers are crafting new tools and strategies to better serve students with disabilities.

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The race is on for the AI-powered classroom


AI is changing how some edtech companies are approaching the goal of creating intuitive, intelligent teaching bots.

#AccessibilityFirst Call to Action: @Google @Microsoft @Apple

The Innovative Educator

Accessibility options exist with each of the big three tech companies, Google , Microsoft , Apple. Each company’s platform design places accessibility in the hands of the content creator as an afterthought.

The SMART Give Greatness Contest: Nominate an Educator and Win

The CoolCatTeacher

Nominator and nominee each win one 7000 series SMART Board, one SMART Document Camera, 30 Chromebooks, SMART training and implementation support, and more. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

10 Ways to Personalize Learning for Students

The CoolCatTeacher

Here are a few features of Read&Write from TextHelp: Its text-to-speech tool reads web pages, emails, and documents out loud. If you want more advanced checks, Pro Writing Aid is free for documents of one thousand words or less.

Why is HUE HD a Must for your Classroom?

Ask a Tech Teacher

The award-winning HUE HD Pro USB camera and visualiser is one of the most versatile, flexible, affordable document cameras I’ve ever tested. Know that I only recommend products or services I believe will be good for my readers and are from companies I can recommend. .

Challenges and Possible Solutions for Edtech Procurement: Part 1

Digital Promise

Educational technology (edtech) companies have capitalized on technology’s potential to personalize learning experiences for students, which can result in content that is layered with mechanisms to support the needs of diverse learners.

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Debunking the ‘Gold Standard’ Myths in Edtech Efficacy


But when it comes to demonstrating that products “work,” too many companies fall back on testimonials. In fact, we’d argue that the best way to ramp and grow a company is to create a compelling portfolio of efficacy. A logic-model literally captures the DNA of a company.

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The Thank You Project #MondayMotivation

The CoolCatTeacher

Download the Thank You Project – Word Document. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

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23 Gsuite Ideas to Excite Your Kids About Learning #iste19 #notatiste19

The CoolCatTeacher

However, an anchor links within the document. I do this an easy way in a long document by making headings. they are a big time saver for students and teaches on long documents, for example, if you’re writing a book.

Thinking About Selling Your Edtech Startup? Here’s What to Expect.


I can start and get companies to a profitable turnkey state that run like a well-oiled machine—but that’s about it. My first company, Isavix, had several Fortune 500 customers and sold in 2003 to a private group named InScope International.

Top 5 new EdTech tools that you might use in your university


For instance, Osso VR is a virtual reality technology company founded on the principle of training surgeons with real world skills that can be directly applied when in the operating room. If you want to see the original Watergate Affair documents, you can find them on NewseumED.

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How to Create a Summer Writing Notebook

The CoolCatTeacher

Wander about, pay attention to your surroundings, and try to document at least one interesting thing that you saw on that walk by taking a picture of it or by writing about it in a notebook, or both. There’s so many things that you can document about, every single type of teaching.

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The Future of eLearning - 10 Trends To Be Aware Of

ViewSonic Education

Thus far, adaptive learning has been largely experimental, with companies and competitors having spent the past couple of years working out the kinks and engaging in small-scale execution.

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As Traditional Colleges Grow, Online OPM Relationships Shift


The document, which Education Dive obtained, mentions a desire to “leapfrog competition” and “challenge current leaders in the field.” Both deals added scale and more educational pathways for the companies. A cool $6,630.

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Education Websites Face Pending ‘Mark of Shame’

Doug Levin

The change: I’ve previously documented that state department of education and school district websites appear to be lagging other sectors in offering HTTPS (and other important secure browsing features) to their users. As I ( and others ) have documented, many education companies will also be flagged (see, e.g. , ‘ Scholastic Makes Misleading Privacy, Security Claims in Services Directed to Children ‘).

Five reasons why free college doesn’t make the grade

The Christensen Institute

To read more about the phenomenon, you can read “ Lessons from the end of free college in England ,” from the Brookings Institution where the authors document why progressives there rolled back free college policies.

Elementary Social Entrepreneurship: A Perfect STEAM Lesson

User Generated Education

Second, not only did I want my learners to gain entrepreneur skills, I wanted them to experience the benefits of starting a company in order to raise money to give to a “cause” also known as a form of social entrepreneurship.

A Real and Present Student Data Privacy Threat

Doug Levin

Student data privacy advocates should note well that this is neither an issue created by educational technology, nor associated with any technology company – and is allowable under current FERPA privacy protections.

Build A University Grounded In Intrapreneurship To Spur The Change You Seek

EdNews Daily

Startups unleash a level of innovation that threatens to make the most established companies irrelevant. Just look at how Airbnb and Uber disrupted legacy companies in their respective industries. Guest article written by Dan Lauer, the founding executive director of UMSL Accelerate.

Here’s the Easiest Way to Check for Plagiarism

Ask a Tech Teacher

Students can upload a file for a check, review a report on a submitted document, and review general information in their account. It keeps a record of your documents so you can track what you’ve checked and/or send it to others interested in the results.

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Going Paperless Benefits Teachers, Students—and the Bottom Line


Remember the many hours you used to spend preparing and printing documents each week, only to watch them make their way from students’ desks to the floor, the trash bin or the bottom of their backpacks? It’s easier for everyone to keep track of documents.

#OhMyGAAD - Are You Ready for Global #Accessibility Awareness Day? May 16, 2019

The Innovative Educator

They also understand that to prepare today's students for modern careers, they too must understand how to create accessible content from basic documents and presentations to their day-to-day interactions on social media.

Engaging Kindergartners with Technology: Augmented Reality, Ipads, QR Codes and More

The CoolCatTeacher

The kids use the codes, they scan the codes, and an image of a document pops up. And then I have what I call my boombox, which is a PDF document that has clipart linked to songs and videos that we use on YouTube. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

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