Plagiarism search tools comparison

PlagiarismCheck

To show the difference between the three options, we have put up a comparison list to spotlight the main differences. The biggest concern here is the automation of an assessment process and integration of similarity scan in your educational environment. We often hear from teachers who are exploring possibilities of using PlagiarismCheck for their schools, that they are currently searching for plagiarism manually or use some free software that is available online.

A great comparison of Chromebooks vs Windows

Educational Technology Guy

I''m a huge believer and user of Chromebooks in education. Related: Chromebooks - definitely awesome for education Google Apps and Chromebooks resources for Education. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. chromebooks Google for Educators Microsoft Windows 7 Even with the huge popularity of Chromebooks, there are still a lot of people who don''t understand them or think that they can''t do a lot of things.

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Growth Mindset Comparison for Educators

Think Through Math

Most educators have heard the cliché, “look before you leap.” Take a guided tour and see why educators everywhere love Think Through Math. This is pretty sage advice for anyone preparing for a journey or a new project, but how many people really take a solid look at their current situation before committing to establishing a growth mindset in their school? Many of us have been guilty of this error of omission more times than we would like to admit.

Comparison of Teachers vs. Students

Tech Helpful

Are we as educators respecting our students concerns? But I'll be honest, as an educator, when I look at the following bullets I see the conformity needed for students to varied teacher whims being much harder than the teachers expectations. I also look at this list and see more and more reason why personalization of education, voice and choice, and freedom to critically think are so valued by today's students.

Interactive whiteboards: A Comparison + Some Alternatives

The Innovative Educator

Many educators believe this interactive whiteboard technology enhances classroom learning with increased student engagement and focus. Budget conscious decision-makers should evaluate all available options before moving forward with a purchase. Comparison : SMART Boards Promethean interactive whiteboards Apple TV/iPad combination with AirPlay Document Cameras Chromebook with Chromecast I want more ».

Your classroom does not have to be Pinterest-worthy: Stay reflective on the WHY & avoid comparison

The Cornerstone for Teachers

I did it already, but mine looks amateurish in comparison. Oh hey, I have a set-up similar to that…but my handwriting is atrocious, and it’s not colorful, and basically my version looks like total crap in comparison. It was one of their few opportunities to see how other educators were doing things. So we hand wrote and handmade everything and it all looked pretty awful in comparison to today’s standards. Can I make a confession?

U.S. Adults Outperformed by Rest of Developed World in Numeracy, New Comparison Finds

Marketplace K-12

adults at each of the three recorded levels of education attainment had lower results than averages for the rest of the developed world. By comparison, the international averages at each level of education attainment were 237, 268, and 296 points, respectively. Adults Outperformed by Rest of Developed World in Numeracy, New Comparison Finds appeared first on Market Brief. Regarding numeracy, U.S.

K-12 education needs a cybersecurity overhaul

eSchool News

Given that the IT department and cybersecurity budget in most districts and schools significantly pale in comparison to that of a typical SMB, this is hardly surprising.

Great collection of charts comparing EdTech tools

Educational Technology Guy

This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. charts comparison free resources free technology for teachers

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How To Effectively Use Educational Assessment Tools

ViewSonic Education

Quick Take: Overview of educational assessment tools focusing on Summative assessment and Formative assessment. A comparison of summative assessment and formative assessment. The main components of being an educator are preparation, teaching, and assessment. Today we will dive in deeper into the discussion of educational assessment. According to Edutopia.org educational assessment is an integral part of instruction and the learning process.

5 big ideas for education innovation in 2018

The Christensen Institute

Last year saw a flurry of activity in support of personalized learning, new school designs, and new approaches to K-12 education policy. Looking ahead, education innovators have their work cut out for them in 2018. Here are five ways I’m hoping the K-12 education innovation agenda moves forward in 2018: (1) Unpack “just-in-time supports.”. And when should educators scaffold them in? 5) Look internationally for disruptive plays in education.

What lessons does special education hold for personalized learning?

The Hechinger Report

The binders resemble, to a degree, the individualized education programs, or IEPs, that are at the heart of education for students with disabilities. But Arianna and Alanni aren’t special education students. Richard Carranza, New York City’s education chancellor.

Blended Teaching: How Plagiarism Detection Software can Help Educators

Educational Technology Guy

Blended Teaching: How Plagiarism Detection Software Can Help Educators Gain Confidence Discover the benefits of using plagiarism detection software in times of blended teaching Today, EdTech has become more popular than ever before. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy.

Top Education Technology Trends in 2020!

Think Exam

All the education technology trends mentioned in this blog have proven to be highly useful (especially online exam software) in comparison to the conventional academic system; hence it should be continued even if things go back to normal.

What Educators Need to know about Social Media, Online Bullying, and Hate Speech in Schools

Waterford

The Internet has revolutionized much of modern life, especially when it comes to education. School districts and state policies might dictate an educator’s next steps when they suspect cyberbullying.[8] Stevenson said educators must prepare themselves to speak out for their students.[5].

Experiences in Self-Determined Learning: Moving from Education 1.0 Through Education 2.0 Towards Education 3.0

User Generated Education

My Own Chapter: M oving From Education 1.0 Through Education 2.0 Towards Education 3.0. Self-determined learning or heutagogy is fast gaining interest from educators around the world interested in an evidence-based approach to learning. It consists of an introductory chapter explaining the main concepts and principles of this exciting approach to educational practice. Moving From Education 1.0 Through Education 2.0 Towards Education 3.0:

Technology and Digital Media in the Classroom: A Guide for Educators

Waterford

While it can be hard to keep up with every trend in educational technology, the mindset you have when it comes to classroom tech matters just as much as which ones you use. Read on to discover the impact of technology in education and how to get the most from its unique benefits.

14 Education Advancements in a Year

Ask a Tech Teacher

The past decade saw significant improvements in the application of technology to learning and 2017 became a tipping point where embedding technology into education finally moved from fringe to mainstream, remaking classrooms in the image of the future. Because they serve significantly different student needs, it seemed they were destined to share the education market. Educators are accepting what business learned long ago: To reach student goals requires teamwork.

Should rich families be allowed to fundraise a better public school education for their kids?

The Hechinger Report

Rita Green, the Washington state education chair for the NAACP, volunteered on the parent-teacher group at Rainier Beach High from 2007 to 2016. The real issue is Washington state just needs to fully fund education. In 2013-14, average per-pupil spending on public education in the U.S.

The Digital Transformation of Literacy Education

EdNews Daily

It has been exciting to see the focus shift to getting educators trained in the methodologies behind the science of reading. Once educators have the know-how, they can give students the skills, the rules and the ability to decode and understand the structure of language. By Tyson Smith.

Social Media in Education Resources and Guides

Educational Technology Guy

Social Media is an incredible resource for education. Educators can learn, share, connect and more with educators from around the world. Social media has been embraced by many educators, but many other educators, administrators and parents are concerned about using social media with students. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. facebook Google for Educators google plus social media twitter

Teachers grading students hinders education

The Christensen Institute

By way of comparison, the arrangement of having teachers act as both instructors and assessors is akin to asking the judges in a gymnastics competition to also coach the gymnasts leading up to the event, or asking a restaurant manager to conduct official food handling inspections at his restaurant. Yet, in education it is the norm to ask teachers to both coach their students and rate their students’ academic achievements.

Why we should leave behind the cookie-cutter education

Neo LMS

So my comparison is somewhat invalid. Schools are supposed to offer all their students the best education. Leaving behind the cookie-cutter education… Learning is an organic process. It’s high time we should leave behind this cookie-cutter education. Putting students’ needs in the middle of the education system will only help them find those things they are good at, and pursue them. And we would live a in a better educated world.

What to Look for When Purchasing an Education Projector

ViewSonic Education

Considering an education projector for your classrooms or lecture hall? This useful tech has a long history of helping educators present content. There’s an abundance of education projector options to choose from. Meeting the needs of educators, administrators and IT staff is easier than ever. Understanding the key technologies and specifications can help you find your best-fit education projector. Digital displays, by comparison, have a fixed screen size.

Designing a Network of Education Innovation Clusters

Digital Promise

He is currently Practitioner in Residence at the Center on Reinventing Public Education. Department of Education hosted the first national gathering of Education Innovation Clusters (“EICs”). EICs are local communities of practice that bring together educators, startups, policymakers, investors, researchers, and community groups across the usual boundaries that separate them. Center on Reinventing Public Education.

West Meets East: Expert Teachers’ Best Practices

MiddleWeb

Despite some organizational problems, says reviewer Susan Schwartz, "West Meets East" offers many insights into the comparative teaching practices of Chinese and US teachers recognized for excellence and shows that educators have much they can learn from each other, wherever they may practice their profession.

The ‘dirty secret’ about educational innovation

The Hechinger Report

of Education, 2018. Education Department suddenly had a big pot of money to give away to “innovations” in education. Some of these positive impacts were very tiny but as long as the students who received the “innovative treatment” posted larger test score gains than a comparison group of students who were taught as usual, it counted. ” “That’s the dirty secret of all of education research,” Goodson added. Exhibit 4.6

What Can the “Simpsons” Teach Us about Educational Technology?

More Verbs

Audrey Armitage at EdWeek draws a comparison between an episode of the Simpsons where the elementary school disastrously implements educational technology and Education Week’s recent Technology Counts 2015 report. A massive power surge destroys the new devices and leaves Springfield’s educators at a loss for effective instruction ideas.

Governor Christie’s Guide to Destroying a Great Education System #NJED

A Principal's Reflections

Both of my parents were public educators; my father an elementary principal in Hackettstown and my mother an elementary teacher in Flemington. They both touched lives and impacted kids like countless other NJ educators. Educators are, and have been, the cultivators of virtually every other profession. This recognition has been validated by state-by-state data comparisons. On Monday, a few days later, Education Commissioner David Hespe resigned.

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How ‘Learning Engineering’ Hopes to Speed Up Education

Edsurge

And while many educators believe that word problems in math class are tougher for students to grasp than ones with mathematical notation, research shows that the opposite is true. A substantial part of the nation’s resources are being devoted to higher education,” Simon said.

To test or not to test? Educators weigh the value of standardized testing during a pandemic

The Hechinger Report

We’d like to have data, but not have consequences tied to the data,” said Chris Woolard, senior executive director for performance and impact for the Ohio Department of Education. Educators are split on whether it’s worth administering standardized tests this spring.

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Social Media Guide and Resources for Educators

Educational Technology Guy

Social Media is an incredible resource for education. Educators can learn, share, connect and more with educators from around the world. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. They can collaborate and communicate with students, parents, and colleagues. There are many different social media networks, and lots of ways to use them.

Civics Education Is Essential for Creating Engaged Citizens. I’m Hopeful It's About to Make a Comeback.

Edsurge

But there is a solution: stronger, more equitable civics education that starts earlier. Civics Education Is at a Crossroads This knowledge gap is due in large part to the sidelining of K-12 social studies since the early 2000s, with the implementation of No Child Left Behind.

Groundbreaking Educational Video Conferencing Platform InSpace Raises $6M in Seed Funding

eSchool News

Created by Educators for Educators, InSpace Innovates With Virtual Learning Solution. The seed funding will expand educator support to keep pace with rapid growth and establish a resource network for users to share ideas and successes. Educator Testimonials.

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Riverside Insights Launches New CogAT® Interactive Dashboard to Champion Educational Equity

eSchool News

Riverside Insights®, a leading developer of research-based assessments, has launched a new dashboard reporting tool designed to make it easier for educators to take advantage of the insights provided by the market-leading Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT®) to promote educational equity.