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Design thinking fast-tracks collaboration at the University of Ottawa

Nureva

One exercise asked students to put themselves in the shoes of a Canadian or international student, living in residence or off campus. “I The team knew, of course, that mobile devices are everything to students. Nureva products were able to fast track the whole exercise,” Martin says.

Amazing Time Management Resources Useful For Teachers

TeacherCast

In order to effectively monitor the activities of various teachers, this app is quite beneficial for teachers as they can evaluate their different exercises and tasks.

Design thinking fast-tracks collaboration at the University of Ottawa

Nureva

One exercise asked students to put themselves in the shoes of a Canadian or international student, living in residence or off campus. “I The team knew, of course, that mobile devices are everything to students. Nureva products were able to fast track the whole exercise,” Martin says.

Change The Conversation–It’s Not About The Thinking

TeachThought - Learn better.

Use of data. Mobile learning. Social media in the classroom. As an academic or intellectual exercise. It’s Not About The Thinking. by Terry Heick. It’s not the thinking behind an idea that should bother us, but rather the effect of the idea. edtech.

The Most Beautiful Way to Assess, Poll and Engage: Typeform

Fractus Learning

Optimized to look stunning on all devices (desktop and mobile), Typeform is well worth exploring as your go-to tool for polling, quizzing, surveying and engaging students, staff and parents… Or anyone, come to think of it. An excellent exercise in both storytelling and logical thinking.

The emerging landscape of testing

Bryan Alexander

EdTechDigest was kind enough to publish them as a column, “The New Politics of Educational Data” Reproduced below: As winter gives way to spring in the northern hemisphere, we are witnessing the emergence of a new politics of educational data. In their place is a possible reduction of formal testing combined with increasing collection of student data throughout their schooling. Assessment and data-gathering will be the crux.

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Education Technology and the New Behaviorism

Hack Education

As support services get axed and the social safety net becomes threadbare, our well-being – our economic and emotional well-being – becomes more and more fragile. ” Of course, when all these narratives about “social emotional learning” get picked up by education technologists and education entrepreneurs, they don’t just turn policy mandates or even into TED Talks. Don’t let the dearth of data fool you though.

The new age of inequality and what it means for education: my January talk

Bryan Alexander

This took 20 slides , touching on two-tier pedagogy, the rise of adjunctification, student poverty, etc: To drive the point home I offered a very slight, very basic futures exercise. Political unrest will be a possibility, stirred and/or sapped by media.

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Memory Machines: Learning, Knowing, and Technological Change

Hack Education

Image and data credits are listed at the bottom of this post. But the data is flawed. Martin Cooper, a Motorola exec, made the first mobile telephone call in 1973, not 1983. This data is big data. It’s not really clear how we should count all this data.

Notes from Some Summer Reading 2018 f/ @shawnachor @gretchenrubin @micheleborba @IAmMarkManson @askpang @DanielCoyle @DanielPink @simonsinek

techieMusings

Most of the reason I do this is I simply cannot recall a lot of things I’ve read, watched, or listened to without exercising this practice. It dramatically raises their stress levels while robbing them of social connection, sleep, attention, happiness, and health.

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8 Tried and True Edtech Tools to Try in 2018

The CoolCatTeacher

Well, the first thing to keep in mind is… I love doing this exercise during a presentation… I ask people to just raise their hands if they feel like they’re behind the technology curve.