Meet NEO at ISTE 2019!

Neo LMS

Meet NEO at ISTE 2019. Users can customize their profiles with images, info, and share items such as badges, certificates, and courses through social media. Be a bold educator at ISTE 2019 and meet NEO in the expo hall at Booth 900 ! The post Meet NEO at ISTE 2019!

Designing courses for students with diverse needs

Neo LMS

Of course, as a teacher, it can be difficult to pick up on specific issues a student might be having. This can allow you to adjust your teaching methods to better meet your students’ needs. As you probably know, any course is a journey for students and instructors alike.

Course 270

The unintended benefits of online courses

The Christensen Institute

A La Carte courses—in which students’ teachers of record are online—are one of the fasted-growing blended-learning models in K–12 education and offer many students access to and flexibility within courses otherwise out of reach.

Course 293

Inventionland: A Transformational Design Course

The CoolCatTeacher

Curriculum Specialist Mandy Figlioli is excited about her school’s adoption of the Inventionland design and prototyping course. Inventionland: A Transformational Invention Course. What first attracted me to her is a very interesting Inventionland Innovation Course.

Course 286

Scholarship Opportunity for Fully Accredited Online Courses

Teacher Reboot Camp

I’m excited to announce that on July 5th my two new online courses begin, Methodologies for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages , and Connected Educators: Harnessing the Power of Social Media for Professional Development.

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Scholarship Opportunity for Fully Accredited Online Courses

Teacher Reboot Camp

I’m excited to announce that on July 5th my two new online courses begin, Methodologies for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages , and Connected Educators: Harnessing the Power of Social Media for Professional Development.

Course 204

Meeting the needs of introverted students with e-learning

Neo LMS

Including e-learning in classroom instruction is a great way to meet the needs of introverted students, and here are four reasons why: 1. With online courses on the other hand, the means of communication is most often than not written.

Meet the Inspiring Teacher Scholarship Recipient, Jamil Ahmed

Teacher Reboot Camp

We recently began the summer session of my new online courses. You can still register until July 12th for the summer session of any of the online accredited courses offered by Edtechnology Specialists and Andrews University.

Meet the Inspiring Teacher Scholarship Recipient, Dalia Fakash

Teacher Reboot Camp

We recently began the summer session of my new online courses. Below is the bio and an excerpt from the personal statement of Dalia Fakash, a teacher from Turkey and Syria, who was the recipient of the Methodologies for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages course scholarship.

The Important Morning Meeting

Ask a Tech Teacher

When you do this at the beginning of the day , it’s called not a warm-up but a morning meeting. What is a Morning Meeting. Morning meetings are a time when students and teacher gather together, usually in a circle, for an organized start-of-day activity.

How online courses can nurture emotional intelligence

Neo LMS

How online courses can nurture emotional intelligence. And can online courses enable students to develop strategies to manage both their and others’ emotions, recognizing that it is also a key life skill required throughout their adulthood both socially, academically and financially.

Course 292

Meet the Inspiring Teacher Scholarship Recipient, Dalia Fakash

Teacher Reboot Camp

We recently began the summer session of my new online courses. Below is the bio and an excerpt from the personal statement of Dalia Fakash, a teacher from Turkey and Syria, who was the recipient of the Methodologies for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages course scholarship.

Meet the Inspiring Teacher Scholarship Recipient, Jamil Ahmed

Teacher Reboot Camp

We recently began the summer session of my new online courses. You can still register until July 12th for the summer session of any of the online accredited courses offered by Edtechnology Specialists and Andrews University.

Meet the Inspiring Teacher Scholarship Recipient, Jesus Sosa

Teacher Reboot Camp

We recently began the summer session of my new online courses. Below is the bio and an excerpt from the personal statement of Jesus Sosa, a teacher from Venezuela, who was the recipient of the Methodologies for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages course scholarship.

Will the decline of AP course offerings spur the rise of Course Access?

The Christensen Institute

Last month, Nat Malkus of the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) published a study on the trends in Advanced Placement course offerings in public schools from 2000 to 2012. The data shows that from 2008 to 2012, the percentage of public schools offering AP courses declined from 79 percent to 74 percent, a backslide from the eight percent increase in schools offering AP courses eight years prior. Some districts, of course, have embraced this potential.

Course 152

Meeting student needs through student-centered learning

Neo LMS

Thanks to technology, teachers can decide on what the best course of action is in one learning situation or another based on all the students’ learning data gathered by said technology. Meeting student needs through student-centered learning.

Schedule Meetings Anywhere with Meet

ProfHacker

This happens via a 3rd-party keyboard, which is called Meet. This is ever-so-slightly confusing, as Meet is part of the Sunrise app, not a separate installation. Calling the keyboard Meet makes sense, though, when you’re using the iOS keyboard picker.)

How 'Learning Experience Design' Helps Customize Online Courses at Scale

Edsurge

Today’s faculty is also tasked with something the school’s Jesuit founders could not have imagined: deciding not only which courses are taught but how to teach them—in person, online, or through a combination of both. Some companies had a cookie-cutter approach to course development.

Course 144

Technology and Capstone Courses

Dr. Shannon Doak's Blog

In the Guide to Capstone Education from the National Capstone Consortium there are a series of questions posed about technology and the role it should, could or might possibly play in a capstone course.

9 Reasons You Should Join the Free Goal Minded Teacher Online Course!

Teacher Reboot Camp

This Massive Open Online Course is based on The 30 Goals Challenge for Teachers , but this isn’t a requirement. This free online course helps you set and achieve individual and collaborative instructional goals. Some of the people you meet will remain your friends for life!

Course 240

With ‘Hybrid’ Campuses, Online Course Providers Offer In-Person Services

Edsurge

In theory, online courses have the potential to untether learning from location, freeing students to study anywhere they can pick up a Wi-Fi signal. Even if they aren’t taking a course physically at that campus, there’s the access to services—we think that certainly contributes.”

Course 171

Texas fumbles on Course Access leadership

The Christensen Institute

Larry Taylor introduced a bill that would have removed barriers that block some students from accessing supplemental online courses offered through the Texas Virtual School Network (TxVSN). To give credit where it’s due, Texas is one of only seven states that provide students with access to online learning options through a statewide Course Access program. TxVSN has a catalog of more than 89 different courses—including U.S. Take an advanced science course, for example.

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John Green launches Crash Course: Navigating Digital Information

NeverEndingSearch

In the introduction, John discusses the importance of how the quality of the information we meet online shapes our understanding of the universe and our place in that universe. Here’s the plan for the full 10-episode series: Find more information about Crash Course: Facebook: [link].

Course 114

Automatic Course Syllabus Maker

ProfHacker

Here’s a quick link to a simple tool that you might find useful as you prepare your courses for next semester: Caleb McDaniel’s “Generic Syllabus Maker.”

How e-learning can meet some needs of struggling students

Neo LMS

Using technology to meet struggling students’ needs. Students with speaking difficulties will rejoice in an online chat-room, where they can participate in written discussions on any part of their courses.

How Merger of Two Textbook Giants Could Impact Course Materials

Edsurge

Both companies have also made deals with colleges to buy digital licenses to courseware in bulk, and then add that cost into a course fee or tuition. The merger between the publishers must meet regulatory approval, but officials say it could be completed by early next year.

Course 171

Can a Sitcom Teach Philosophy? Meet a Scholar Advising 'The Good Place'

Edsurge

Which raises the question: how much should colleges use pop culture in their courses? It turns out it already is, including in a first-year seminar at UNLV, in a course taught by Emily Shreve who is Associate Director of Academic Transitions at the university.

Who Can Help Me Apply Learning Science Research to Course Development?

Wisewire

Learn how we can help meet your learning product goals. The post Who Can Help Me Apply Learning Science Research to Course Development?

Course 242

New Texas bill would increase access to online courses

The Christensen Institute

On Thursday, March 12, 2015, the Texas State Senate Education Committee held a public hearing for SB 894, a bill that would expand students’ access to courses through the Texas Virtual School Network (TxVSN). Just think back to the moments in your own schooling when you were either bored or lost because your personal learning needs were not being met or when you couldn’t study topics you were interested in because courses on those topics weren’t available at your school.

Course 156

Today’s Meet is Closed. What are your Alternatives?

Ask a Tech Teacher

As of June 16, 2018, Today’s Meet closed (read the full details here ). It turns out, there are good options, depending upon whether you primarily use Today’s Meet for: backchannel and student response.

The Internet Could Offer Free, Accredited College Courses For All

EdNews Daily

But for all the sophistication of the Internet age, the idea of getting top quality college courses online for free, and using them for credits in the traditional college system, is only now being tested. Modern States Course Providers. Written by Steve Klinsky.

Course 205

Innovative college sees success in going beyond courses to serve the “whole student”

The Christensen Institute

Alana: Jackson College has recently taken a number of steps to more holistically meet the needs of students. Our Board (Policy Governance structured), gives the bulk of their attention at each meeting on student success reporting (called ENDs).

Course 254

Who Speaks at Meetings? Find Out with GenderTimer

ProfHacker

Nobody really likes meetings, but, at the same time, one has to work with other people. How unpopular are meetings? It looks like US Office of Strategic Services used typical meeting strategies as guidance for how to sabotage enemy organizations.)

The Age-Old Faculty Meeting Facelift

My Island View

Over the many years that #Edchat has been engaging educators, one topic that always generates a huge amount of interest, based on comments, is the faculty meeting. The only upside is that with each meeting a check may be placed in the box for attending.

This Is What It’s Like To Teach Online And Meet Your Students In-Person

EdNews Daily

In this interview, Ian shares his experience and describes what it was like to meet his students face to face. First, as an experience is was truly moving to meet my students. I would also suggest 51Talk provide academic English courses.