Free Webinar: 10 Ideas for Excellent Inquiry-Based Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

Richard Byrne (Free Technology for Teachers), Monica Burns (Class Tech Tips), and I will be hosting a free webinar with Kids Discover Online on October 3 from 4:30-5:30 pm Eastern Time. In this webinar, we’ll cover: What is inquiry-based learning? 10+ practical examples.

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A Student Improved a Classroom Tech Solution—So the Company Hired Him

Edsurge

He had learned some coding and development on his own through freeCodeCamp.org , and he had polished some of those skills doing work for a small WordPress related company. Because of privacy laws, the company can’t directly contact its biggest segment of end users. “It’s

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Our 4 Do’s and Don’ts for Companies Selling to Schools

Edsurge

They are essential to the survival of companies, and they are neither glamorous nor easy to execute. Company reps think they are providing a useful onramp. As a quick sidenote, and in our opinion, it’s okay for companies to sell goods and services to schools.

Boxlight Launches Fall 2018 Webinar Series for Administrators and Teachers

techlearning

11, 2018 – Boxlight Corporation (Nasdaq: BOXL) (“Boxlight”) today announced the schedule for its fall webinar series titled “Transforming Learning in the Classroom.” They will also share the process of acquiring technology and give examples of engaging students with the right edtech tools.

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How To Use Optin Forms and Landing Pages To Grow Your Email List

TeacherCast

In this recent TeacherCast Webinar hosted by Jeff Bradbury, we take look at several examples of how Landing Pages and Website Opt-in forms can be used to help create a segmented email list for your blog, podcast, or website.

Crowdfunding Meets Webinar: How One Organization Uses Slack to Tackle Global Challenges

Edsurge

To facilitate this, we’ve landed on a new format for synchronous online learning that’s a mashup of a webinar and crowdfunding platform. Like a webinar, we invite participants to log into a platform at the same time. For example: We worked with Siembra Viva , a social enterprise in Colombia to help them figure how to incentivize smallholder farmers to give them data about their crop inventory so that they can improve agricultural practices across the country.

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6 Professional Opportunities for Learning More About Classroom Design!

Kleinspiration

I''ll share that information below (during the Twitter chat, I''ll even be giving away two interactive white board systems and a document camera - compliments of the fantastic company, IPevo )! This webinar focuses a lot on the "how - to" aspects.

Library 2.0 Sponsored Webinar - "Success for Struggling Readers: New Strategies Using eBooks" with Ann Fondren + Sarah Downing

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

This presentation highlights specific eBook tools, presents tactics to ensure educators are meeting CCSS and state standards, and presents examples of best practices in enhancing the reading experience for all readers, but specifically kids who struggle. Library 2.0

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Happy Connected Educator Month

Kleinspiration

Once recent example includes a conversation I had with my friend, Michelle. Two days later, we all joined each other''s company in a Google Hangout to continue the conversation. Josh is a great example of how Twitter can connect you with great teachers across the country.

This Week's Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. We hope you will consider hosting your own public webinars using the free LearnCentral public room--instructions are available by joining the "Host Your Own Webinar" group on the main announcement tab ( [link] ). Come to this webinar to learn various tips and tricks to using Google Presentation and Google Drawing.

3D Printing in a STEM Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

He shares his workflow, how his students sculpt in VR before printing, example projects, and how he manages supply costs. Register for the free AR Webinar. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I believe will be good for my readers and are from companies I can recommend.

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State and District Leadership Discuss Digital Learning Opportunities

edWeb.net

Contracts with publishing companies ensure equal availability and pricing for Idaho’s large population of rural schools. edWeb Blog district leadership research-based webinar SETDA state leadership

Week of January 3, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. We hope you will consider hosting your own public webinars using the free LearnCentral public room--instructions are available by joining the "Host Your Own Webinar" group on the main announcement tab ( [link] ). The Webinar shall cover: What is Six Sigma?,

Virtual Mentorship for Emerging Leaders

The CoolCatTeacher

We have webinars, and we have one-one-one. What’s really exciting is we’re doing webinars about twice a month. People outside of this cohort are joining the webinars. People outside of this cohort are joining the webinars.

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5 Ways to Teach Digital Citizenship (and the 9 Key P’s of Digital Citizenship)

The CoolCatTeacher

How can we simply help them understand using examples and research (because we know lecture doesn’t work so well on this topic.) Free Digital Citizenship Webinar Recording] 9 Key P’s of Digital Citizenship. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

3DBear Review: The Augmented Reality Classroom Pro

The CoolCatTeacher

For example, I had to assess “over the shoulder” by looking at what students were doing. Recently, I hosted a webinar (embedded above) with some Augmented Reality Teaching enthusiasts who had a lot to say about AR, how to teach with it, and where they think it’s going in the future.

How to succeed with online PD for teachers

Neo LMS

For example, if schools want teachers to manage their time better, they should try to reduce the admin work before creating online courses on time management. Plus, it’s easy to create multimedia presentations that teachers will actually enjoy or make use of webinars and videos.

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How to Use Metaverse: Awesome Augmented Reality and New Features

The CoolCatTeacher

If you want a longer teacher PD session, Luis recorded a Metaverse PD Webinar 2 weeks ago. For example, I start with a simple, one-day, “make something fun” experience in Metaverse. With this in mind, I want my students to be familiar with terminology, and here are some examples.

Research Schools: What are they and how do they work?

The CoolCatTeacher

FREE WEBINAR ON INQUIRY-BASED LEARNING. Join me, Richard Byrne and Monica Burns next Tuesday, October 3 for a special webinar on 10 Ideas for Excellent Inquiry-Based Learning. Vicki: Today we’re talking with Aaron Marvel @AaronMarvelEDU , and this is an example of an awesome meeting.

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

The CoolCatTeacher

On January 31, they have a free webinar “ Preparing Students for Success: Measuring What Matters ”. I’ll give you a concrete example. A child with dyslexia, for example, I’m going to go to the speech and language pathologist for ideas to increase phonemic awareness.

Realizing Success in the Adult Basic Education Market

Digital Promise

Based on my experience, companies who have research that validates, or at least indicates, the efficacy of their products gain wider acceptance. While gold-standard randomized control trials are expensive, companies can conduct other forms of valid research at a reasonable cost. How does a company raise awareness and sell into a bifurcated market?

Why Teachers and Students Need to Learn about Their Brains in the Digital Age

EdNews Daily

When it comes to literacy, for example, Maryanne Wolfe, in a recent article in The Guardian , explained that “skim reading” is replacing deep, analytical, reflective reading. I have presented webinars over the last year on Nepris on brain development and student study habits.

Make your LMS a social learning platform

Ask a Tech Teacher

For example, YouTube, social media, news websites, even self-help videos/blogs which are present in every possible genre. Multi-user video conferencing /Live classroom sessions and webinars. Seminars held online, are called webinars.

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How Technology Can Improve Digital Citizenship in K–12

EdTech Magazine

Earlier this year in a webinar from edWeb , Jeff Meyer, director of education at Learning.com, outlined the importance of ingraining digital citizenship in students at a young age, and listed some of the educational tools available to teachers for starting these lessons early.

Wanda Terral: 5 Ways to Help Kids Understand Digital Safety Without Scaring Them To Death

The CoolCatTeacher

Free Digital Citizenship Webinar: Thursday, May 10 at 5pm ET, join me for the 9 Key P’s of Digital Citizenship sponsored by NetRef AND get a free pilot of NetRef’s internet management and monitoring solution. This company has no impact on the editorial content of the show.

Educating Kids for Life not for Tests

The CoolCatTeacher

On January 31, they have a free webinar “ Preparing Students for Success: Measuring What Matters. ” Jake Cotton, a superintendent from Virginia, will be sharing. Secondly, four examples of virtual reality programming in the classroom. 4 Virtual Reality Examples in Virginia.

Top Tech Tools for Kids Who Struggle to Read and Write

The CoolCatTeacher

FREE WEBINAR ON INQUIRY-BASED LEARNING. Join me, Richard Byrne and Monica Burns next Tuesday, October 3 for a special webinar on 10 Ideas for Excellent Inquiry-Based Learning. What will they get, for example, with Read and Write?

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How can Teachers Increase Social Learning While Teaching Online?

Ask a Tech Teacher

There are many benefits of such online boards, for example: Post class discussions may continue on these boards facilitating interaction and in-depth conversations online. It’s becoming more common to take online classes or blend traditional with online learning.

Drones in the Classroom: Teaching Writing and Collaboration with Drones

The CoolCatTeacher

Free Webinar! Santha is a great example of using drones in the English classroom. The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.

Kyle Pearce: How to Make Math Visual

The CoolCatTeacher

Free Digital Citizenship Webinar: Thursday, May 10 at 5pm ET, join me for the 9 Key P’s of Digital Citizenship sponsored by NetRef AND get a free pilot of NetRef’s internet management and monitoring solution. Vicki: So give me an example of how you’ve made math visual.

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E-learning Engagement: Persuasive Design Strategies

The CoolCatTeacher

Free Webinar Sponsored by PowerSchool: This Thursday, April 4 at 2pm ET/11 am PT join me for 12 Tips for Building Your Digital Classroom sponsored by PowerSchool. Quizzes area great example. There are many examples here that really made a lot of sense.

Open Education – Where do I begin?

Tom Murray

Open Education Resources were the highlight of this Future Ready webinar as they align to the Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment gear of the Future Ready Framework. This blog was originally posted on the Future Ready website at [link].

OPINION: What if students returned to the same teachers the next year?

The Hechinger Report

If, for example, there’s a mismatch between teacher and student, reassign the student to another classroom teacher.

Change Is Our Enemy

My Island View

The vendor floor consisted of hundreds of companies hawking their wares to an audience of educators, many of whom are recipients of an education that was limited in its exposure to the advantages of today’s technology.

5 Ways to Integrate Mindfulness in the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

FREE WEBINAR ON INQUIRY-BASED LEARNING. Join me, Richard Byrne and Monica Burns next Tuesday, October 3 for a special webinar on 10 Ideas for Excellent Inquiry-Based Learning. Vicki: So what would be an example of a goal? The company who sponsored it compensated me via cash payment, gift, or something else of value to include a reference to their product.