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

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?

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.

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

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.

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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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.

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.

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. .

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.

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 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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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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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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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 ‘).

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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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.

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.

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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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.

‘Faculty Information System’ Developer, Interfolio Acquired for $110M+


And the idea has caught the attention of investors: Insight Venture Partners is slated to acquire the DC company for more than $110 million, the Washington Business Journal reports. The second is a dashboard to track data and documents around the tenure process, such as submissions and external evaluations. Insight, which is headquartered in New York, has invested in at least 300 companies around the globe.

Ringleader of Admissions Scam Also Ran a College Counseling Firm For Families in China


In some cases, the company also helped the applicants cheat on ACT or SAT tests, or took online classes for them to boost their applications. The Los Angeles-based company, called USA-UES, listed Rick Singer as its co-chairman as of Thursday. Hours after the company and its top leaders were contacted by EdSurge, the company removed Rick Singer’s name and all staff member names from its site, though we grabbed a screenshot before they did (posted below).

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.

Part 4: Facilitating Inquiry in the Classroom… Exploring Search Engines and Data Bases

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Primary Document Search Engine. Sweet Search – Human Reviewed – It is owned by Dulcinea Media, a company committed to supplying students with a search engine that returns results that are accurate, reliable, safe, and understandable. One is its ability to do a Primary Document Search.

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7 Strategies I Use When Students Make Apps (or Do Any Genius Projects)

The CoolCatTeacher

The winning nominator and his or her nominee each win a $20,000 package including one 7000 series SMART Board and SMART Document Camera, 30 Chromebooks, and SMART training and implementation. Also in this document, have them do research before they can create their app and get the green light.

Packing for the journey: Can lifelong learning fit in a college-sized suitcase?

The Christensen Institute

Light bulb companies can tweak and optimize their products every which way, as long as they stick with that standard screw base. These competing priorities—functionality and flexibility vs. speed and standardization—drive companies to either integrate over multiple components (interdependent), or specialize in particular components (modular), fundamentally shaping these companies’ business models. Opportunities abound for companies.

Passion Projects in Kindergarten and First Grade

The CoolCatTeacher

The winning nominator and his or her nominee each win a $20,000 package including one 7000 series SMART Board and SMART Document Camera, 30 Chromebooks, and SMART training and implementation. I have a picture of her to document that she was folding along as she was watching this video.

The Uphill Battles Facing Asia’s Education Technology Startups


But when it comes to the education technology industry, few people outside the country can name Japanese companies off the top of their heads. But the reality is that “few investors outside of Japan know these companies,” said Wada at the event. Bridging Japanese companies to education technology investors and markets across the globe is one of the goals for EduLab Capital Partners , an investment fund where Wada is a general partner.

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?Engineers, Recruiters and Professors Weigh In: Future Programmers Need Writing Skills, Too


Lem Diaz is a talent partner at Google Ventures (GV), the venture capital arm of Google’s parent company, Alphabet, Inc. When helping companies such as Netflix, PayPal and even Google find tech talent, he says along with programming skills, the ability to write—and verbally convey ideas, processes and qualifications—is near the top of almost any company’s list of desirable qualifications.

5 Googley Ways to Celebrate Poetry Month

The CoolCatTeacher

You basically start by putting your text into the document that you’re going to share out with the students, or they can put their own text in there. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

5 Ideas to Include Every Child in your Classroom: Inclusion Strategies

The CoolCatTeacher

Document. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I believe will be good for my readers and are from companies I can recommend.

Using Research in Ed Tech: What Does “Research-Based” Really Mean?

Digital Promise

It can be difficult to find details about research study findings in companies’ marketing materials, or to interpret how the developer applied these findings. Download Document Aubrey is the Research Director at Digital Promise and Sandra is a Ph.D. candidate in Sociology at Stanford University. In a recent Digital Promise study , a majority of ed tech product developers told us their products are “research-based.”

Carolina Biological Releases Version 3.0 of Carolina Science Online


Carolina Science Online (CSO), a division of Carolina Biological Supply Company, launched a suite of digital education tools and content to enhance Carolina’s curriculum resources.

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10 Ways to Use Screencasting for Formative Assessment

The CoolCatTeacher

When they’re finished, students can just attach the link from their Google Drive and the other students can listen and understand exactly what the issues are and where in the document to find them. Students can bring up a historical document on their screen and analyze the artifact.