Professors Aren’t Good at Sharing Their Classroom Practices. Teaching Portfolios Might Help.

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At the height of the buzz around MOOCs and flipped classrooms three years ago, Bridget Ford worried that administrators might try to replace her introductory history course with a batch of videos. Looking through a collection of teaching portfolios by her colleagues helped reassure her that she could redesign her course while preserving what worked about the classroom experience. Ford says her redesigned course also worked for students.

Three GREAT (and Free) Virtual Conferences Where You Can Attend, Present, or Volunteer!

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Library 2.012 ( [link] ) October 3 - 5, 2012 In its second year, the Library 2.012 conference is a unique chance to participate in a global conversation on the current and future state of libraries.

6 Ways Technology Can Reinvent Parent-Teacher Conferences

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But that time with you is crucial; it can make all the difference in how they support their child as he navigates courses or college applications. Demonstrate how to check grades, order spirit wear, view weekly lesson plans, and—during spring conference season—register for next year’s courses. It’s not just a library anymore; many parents will and should be amazed at the scholarly materials available to their kids. Create ePortfolios.

Notes from AIMS Teachers Retreat 2016 #AIMSTeach @aimsmddc

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Web Tools: Digication – ePortfolio and Assessment Management Systems. Select a theme tab: https://www.learner.org/courses/globalart/. Safari Montage – integrated video streaming library (create customized playlist of clips).

Notes from AIMS Teachers Retreat 2016 #AIMSTeach @aimsmddc

techieMusings

Web Tools: Digication – ePortfolio and Assessment Management Systems. Select a theme tab: https://www.learner.org/courses/globalart/. Safari Montage – integrated video streaming library (create customized playlist of clips).

Storms over liberal education: notes on the 2016 AAC&U conference

Bryan Alexander

I kicked things off with a survey of major technological developments in a very top level way, then dived into specific, currently used digital tools (the LMS, ePortfolios, video, robotics, big data, social media, 3d printing, etc.).

The Social Learning Summit Is Tomorrow - Online and Free

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Mortenson Creating a 24/7 Professional Development Model by Josh Allen Creating a Library Website to Support Information Literacy Needs by Luann Edwards Creating ePortfolios using Weebly by Valerie R. Tomorrow, Saturday, April 21st, is worldwide 2012 Social Learning Summit , a one-day virtual conference being held as a partnership of Classroom 2.0 and the Discovery Educator Network. The Summit is from 9:00am - 3:00pm US Eastern Time.

Empowering Teachers: A Roadmap for Student Success #SXSWedu

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Now that they have a library of modules built up, they can individually assign them on an as-needed basis. Your district leaders can create courses around what your teachers need. State-wide TOT PD was delivered face-to-face, but now teachers can also access the state-wide course in Epsilen to refresh themselves on content they were exposed to over a year ago. State-wide TEKS PD courses in Epsilen have been huge resources for teachers.

Learning Revolution - Week's Free Events - Homeschool+ Conference - Mathbreakers - Creative Commons - Gender in Gaming

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We also highlight good conversations about learning taking place between educators, learners, leaders, and others from the school, library, museum, work, adult, online, non-traditional and home learning worlds. The conference will be held online over the course of 3 days: July 11-13th.

STEMxCon - Today Is the Final Deadline for Proposals; Great Keynotes + Sessions; Need Volunteers!

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Smith, Director of Programs Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) for STEM - Revolutionary or Evolutionary? The end of the day today is the final deadline to get in a proposal to speak at next week''s free and online 2013 Global STEMx Education Conference (STEMxCon.com) , September 19 - 21.

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Week of April 17, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

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link] NATIONAL BOARD CERTIFICATION FOR LIBRARY MEDIA SPECIALISTS ( TL Cafe ) Mon 18 Apr 08:00PM New York / Tue 19 Apr 12:00AM GMT / Tue 19 Apr 12:00PM Sydney Gwyneth Jones. Join this webinar to discuss national board certification for library media specialists. DWC Orientation Session for BbVista Certification [link] P2PU COURSE - CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT ( Math 2.0