How to Amplify Kindergarten and Elementary Voices

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From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter First-grade teacher Danielle Moore has worked with early elementary and kindergarten students as she helps them amplify their voice.

5 Steps to Gamify Your Elementary Classroom

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Heather Marrs shares how to get started with gamifying your classroom From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter How could you take your whole elementary classroom year and gamify it?

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Gaming in Early Elementary Education in Australia

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Helen Kardiasmenos uses games to teach almost every subject in her early elementary classroom in Australia. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

Open Badges in Elementary School

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Some elementary classrooms are using self-directed badges for competency acquisition by students. Open Badges in Elementary School. Vicki: Today we’re talking with Amy Cooper, who’s at an elementary school in Minnesota.

Meet The Inspiring Elementary Spanish Teacher #GiveGreatness

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Evelyn Hamlin is a teacher who teaches her whole elementary curriculum in Spanish. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

Seesaw in the Elementary Music Classroom with Amy Burns

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She has authored three books on how to integrate technology into the elementary music classroom. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

Computational Thinking and Math for Elementary Grades

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Computational Thinking and Math for Elementary Grades. Vicki: Steve, do you find that there are teachers that think that kids can’t really understand these concepts — like elementary kids really understanding XY coordinates?

The Secret Agents of Jordan Jackson Elementary School

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Rayna Freedman inspires her elementary students with a spy-themed classroom experience that runs throughout the year. The Secret Agents of Jordan/Jackson Elementary School” in Early Childhood Education Today. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

5 Ideas to level up Elementary Math with Technology

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Elementary Math can be exciting. 5 Ideas to level up Elementary Math with Technology. Vicki: Today we’re talking with Kelly Gary, a first-grade teacher in Pennsylvania, about five ideas for improving elementary math with technology.

How to Teach Coding in the Elementary Grades with Sam Patterson

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Elementary and primary students can learn to code. How to Teach Coding in the Elementary Grades with Sam Patterson. Why code in the elementary grades? So, Sam, why do we even want to code in the elementary grades?

Elementary Social Entrepreneurship: A Perfect STEAM Lesson

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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.

How Education Companies Can Expand Into New Markets While Staying Focused

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Listenwise is expanding into the elementary-grade market in response to demand from educators. The post How Education Companies Can Expand Into New Markets While Staying Focused appeared first on Market Brief. The Startup Blog English language learning ESL listening literacy podcasts

10 Companies Hiring Teachers Over the Summer

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If you are a teacher looking for a summer gig, or unique ways to make extra money over your break, please find 10 companies hiring now. ESL / ELL Tutors (elementary through high school, all three counties). Please share to this list: 10 Companies Hiring Over the Summer below!

WeWork to Shutter Its Private Elementary School After Current School Year

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WeGrow, the division of WeWork that operated a private elementary school, will close its doors after the current school year. A spokesperson for WeWork (officially called The We Company) said it “will continue to operate WeGrow through the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year.”

Companies Say Blockchain Could Have Prevented College Admissions Scandal

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Now, several companies that sell student-record systems based on blockchain—the technology behind Bitcoin—are pitching their products as a way to prevent that kind of fraudulent record tampering in the future.

How You Can Encourage Teamwork in Any Elementary Classroom

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This is a company that truly listens to their users and builds what they need. TeamWork Made Easy - Thanks to ClassDojo ~ It's never about the tool itself. it's how you use it ~ I've used ClassDojo for a number of years in a number of ways.

How to Use Robots in Elementary Classrooms – From Courtney Pepe

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Two years ago, my school obtained a grant from the Sphero Robotics company that brought 10 Sphero Robots to our school. My elementary faculty impressed me with their ability to use these 21st-century robots in a variety of subject areas including language arts and humanities.

Building a Learning Company: Three Entrepreneurs Dish Out Advice

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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

Coronavirus FAQ: Everything Schools and Companies Need and Want to Know

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There are efforts to collect and share offerings from companies that want to help impacted schools. NewSchools Venture Fund, a nonprofit philanthropy that funds schools and educational companies, has also started a list.

Company Offers Free Facial Recognition Software to Boost School Security

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Company Offers Free Facial Recognition Software to Boost School Security. Last month, RealNetworks , the streaming media company that garnered attention in the ‘90s and early 2000s for developing the first audio streaming solution , announced it would offer its facial recognition software, SAFR , for free to over 100,000 school districts. We are proud to give our leading-edge SAFR for K-12 technology solution to every elementary, middle, and high school in America and Canada.

5 Ways to Improve Your Classroom Library Without Spending a Dollar

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How to Set Goals for Your Library This Summer

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A Look Inside Amanda’s Library at Meadow View Elementary Amanda Johnson – Bio As Submitted Amanda Johnson is the media specialist at Meadow View Elementary in Henry County, Virginia.

5 Ways to Use Augmented Reality in the Classroom

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I currently teach elementary art at Parkway Elementary in the Bryant School District in Arkansas. I previously taught in the regular elementary classroom for 13 years.

10 Essential Online Learning Best Practices – Free Webinar

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So, last week I called one of my major sponsors – a distance learning professional development company – Advancement Courses. She is also a former teacher and principal, leading one of the first elementary STEM schools in the state of Iowa.

5 Ways to Create a Culture of Inquiry in Your Classroom Now

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has 25 years in education as teacher, instructional coach, elementary/secondary principal and K-12 district administrator. 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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New Research-Based Games Available for Elementary School Students

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The elementary school games complement Legends of Learning’s existing middle school suite of more than 800 games and simulations. has been developing games for Legends of Learning since the company was in its research phase.

How to Teach Social Emotional Learning with the Arts (aka SEAL)

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Coronavirus, Kobe Bryant and News Literacy with Darren Hudgins

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Thinking Routines in the Classroom

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Karen Vogelsang has taught elementary school in Memphis, Tennessee for fourteen years. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and a Master’s in Elementary Education. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

4 Emerging Edtech Trends in 2020

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5 Things About Effective Digital Citizenship You Need to Know

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4 Ways to Use Improv to Teach

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Mel is a certified elementary teacher, currently working as a gifted and talented teacher and coordinator for five elementary schools in Wyoming. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

10 Tips for Awesome Digital Citizenship

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Close the Attitude Gap – Build a Bond from Day One

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How to Empower Teachers

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