12 Principles Of Mobile Learning

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12 Principles Of Mobile Learning. Mobile Learning is about self-actuated personalization. As learning practices and technology tools change, mobile learning itself will continue to evolve. As mobile learning is a blend of the digital and physical, diverse metrics (i.e.,

Educators See Positive Impact of Mobile Devices in K–12

EdTech Magazine

Educators See Positive Impact of Mobile Devices in K–12. A new report from national education nonprofit Project Tomorrow says adding mobile devices to the classroom provides students with equity, empowerment and a better understanding of complex concepts. Twitter.

Quick List Of Mobile Apps For Administrators

The Web20Classroom

When it comes to mobile learning there are loads of great sites for apps for kids and teachers. So for the administrator, editing or viewing your school improvement plan, meeting agenda or walkthrough data can really increase productivity. And you can share what you read via Twitter, Facebook and email. Check out this post to learn more about how you can get more mileage out of your mobile learning device.

Study Finds Data Analytics Help Lower Rates of Disciplinary Action in K–12

EdTech Magazine

Study Finds Data Analytics Help Lower Rates of Disciplinary Action in K–12. By combining data analytics and a new disciplinary pedagogy called Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports , the schools in the study saw a marked reduction in misbehavior among students. . Twitter.

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The Mobile Professor

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The Mobile Adjunct Currently, I am involved in #adjunctchat, a community that meets on twitter at Tuesdays at 4:00 PM, New York time. The Personal Communication Society Yesterday, while reading an article I am writing for contribution to a book a colleague is working on, I came across Campbell and Park''s (2008) idea of personal mobile communication. My first research will be on private , public , and personal in mobile communications. Mobilities, 3(2), 291-311.

A Teacher’s Guide For Creating A School Twitter Chat

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A Teacher’s Guide For Creating A Twitter Chat In Your School. A twitter chat is an amazing resource for professional development AND gives educators the option to participate in their PJs, from the comfort of their own home! Give twitter tips and archive chat.

Why K–12 Districts Should Use HCI to Improve Their Data Centers

EdTech Magazine

Why K–12 Districts Should Use HCI to Improve Their Data Centers. K–12 schools need powerful data centers now more than ever as their infrastructures feel the increasing weight of new technology integrations, data analytics initiatives and the rising number of personalized devices.

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It's World Backup Day - make sure your data is backed up

Educational Technology Guy

There are also Dropbox apps for your mobile device. You can also access the mobile site from any web-enabled phone. You can even access them with a mobile web browser if you don''t have an app. I''m a huge believer in being prepared and having backups of my data.

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Tomorrow, 3/31, is World Backup Day - make sure your data is backed up and safe

Educational Technology Guy

There are mobile apps and desktop apps that allow automatic backup and syncing of your files. There are also Dropbox apps for your mobile device. You can also access the mobile site from any web-enabled phone. I''m a huge believer in being prepared and having backups of my data.

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A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking

NeverEndingSearch

Claims on Twitter : Students read a tweet and explain why it might or might not be a useful source of information. News on Twitter : Students consider tweets and determine which is the most trustworthy.

Data Security and Implications for Physical Security

Leadership Lounge

We can learn much from each other in practice and policy to ensure student data privacy stays on the forefront. At Omaha Public Schools, we incorporate ongoing processes both internally and with a third party that contributes to the effectiveness of our data security practices.

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6 Must-Have Mobile Device Apps for the School Administrator

The 21st Century Principal

Ask yourself what makes an app on a mobile device useful, and the answer is that the most useful apps have these four characteristics: The app is available for and syncs across multiple devices. Because of this feature, data created or stored by the app is available on any one of the devices used. This rule applies to any software, but most especially to mobile apps. The app facilitates the easy sharing of data stored or generated.

Robust Networking and Data Center Solutions Power Tech Tools in the Classroom

EdTech Magazine

Robust Networking and Data Center Solutions Power Tech Tools in the Classroom. Over time — and with the support of administrators, the local school board and private donors — Artesia modernized its back-end infrastructure in an effort that culminated with the opening of a new administration building and data center last summer. Data Center Upgrades Power Up Classroom Connections. Cypress-Fairbanks now uses Liebert cooling units in its data center. Data Center.

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Rethinking Data: How to Create a Holistic View of Students

MindShift

” Collect a Different Kind of Student Data. F or at least a decade now, the driving force behind education reform has been data. We talk about collecting data, analyzing data, and making data-driven decisions. THE HACK: COLLECT DATA ON THE WHOLE CHILD.

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Friday 5 — 3.27.2015

Perry Hewitt

We are all generating a lot of data, and are attempting to serve it up in meaningful charts. “Beautiful, terrible, and addictive” Twitter has turned nine. The mobile video revolution is upon us — as of Q4 2014 mobile video viewership was up over 20% year over year.

Improving the OpenEd Conference – Survey and Interview Highlights and Data

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2,237 people received the invitation by email, and more saw the invitation on Twitter and here on the blog. The brief time also makes it difficult for people with mobility issues. Two months ago I invited people to respond to a survey regarding the Open Education Conference and how it can be improved. 139 people responded to the survey, meaning the response rate was (at most) 6.2%.

Visualizing Learning with Infographics: 23 Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

When learners create their own infographics they are telling a story of what their data, information, research and facts mean. They are creating a meaningful connection with the data, which is a powerful way to learn STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).

Kasey Bell’s 8 Great Ways to Use Google Slides

The CoolCatTeacher

Kasey Bell on episode 322 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. 3 EdTech and E-Learning Influencer on Twitter. Twitter: @ShakeUpLearning.

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7 Ways My Interactive Display is a Key Part of My Student-Centered Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Sponsored by SMART Technologies From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Publishing this visual data should be a process of a couple dozen seconds. Shift #5: Formative Data Collection and Dissemination.

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Metaverse for Augmented Reality: Program and Breakout in Augmented Reality

The CoolCatTeacher

A sponsored review of a tool I'm using to teach programming From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Also, I learned about Twitter, I did the same thing.

Friday 5 — 11.6.2015

Perry Hewitt

If you are responsible for data storytelling, new research explained by Storybench may come in handy. Weekend fun: If you use Twitter, you couldn’t miss the kerfuffle over a star changing to a heart. Friday Five data email Friday5 gmail mobile news research visualization

Friday 5 — 10.16.2015

Perry Hewitt

Slack’s first product manager explains the value of smart hypotheses, his approach to quantitative and qualitative data, and common biases to avoid. Friday Five culture Friday5 mobile product research strategy teens twitter vrWhen you’re in love, you text daily.

Friday 5 — 10.30.2015

Perry Hewitt

This week Nuzzel rolled out a new automated newsletter to attract audiences other than superusers (the polite term for addicts ) of Twitter. Spruce up your digital self with Halloween icons from the Noun Project , and check your actual costume’s popularity using Google search data.

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STEAM It Up with the 8 C’s! 50+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

The first movement encourages people to record a six second Vine video of a science experiment or phenomena then post on Tumblr, Twitter, Vine with the #6SecondScience hashtag. Get students to visualize their data and research by creating infographics with these free web tools and apps- Piktochart , Easely , Visme , Smores , EduBuncee , Canva , Tackk , or Biteslides. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital and mobile activities for any device with handouts.

EA SPORTS, NFL Players Association and Discovery Education Bring STEM Careers to Life in ‘Role of Data in EA SPORTS’ Madden NFL Virtual Trip Featuring Pittsburgh Steelers Wide Receiver Antonio Brown

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where a group of Osceola County students will join the virtual exchange to ask Antonio and EA SPORTS employees questions about how data is used to activate players in the game. Participants may submit questions before the Virtual Field Trip or join the experience LIVE on Twitter @DiscoveryEd.

How Machine Learning and the Cloud Can Rescue IT From the Plumbing Business

Edsurge

Many educational institutions maintain their own data centers. But to Jeff Olson, chief data officer and senior VP of technology strategy at the College Board, all those humming racks of servers are just plumbing—and he doesn't want to be in the plumbing business. Jeff Olson: That's actually the setup for a joke going around the data science community. Overview: Machine Learning for Every Developer and Data Scientist.

Our mutual friends

Learning with 'e's

The basic data gathering methods and procedures for the Small World experiment can be found at this link. Anyone who uses Twitter regularly will tell you that they meet many people online who have a mutual interest, and often find their connections through other people they mutually follow.

50 Of The Best Video Games For Learning

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We’ve discussed before the logistics of how to teach with video games (especially for non-mobile games). A list of the most innovative games that have teaching and/or learning potential, for mobile (iPad & Android), console, or PC. Twitter: [link]. Twitter: [link].

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STEAM It Up with the 8 C’s! 50+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

The first movement encourages people to record a six second Vine video of a science experiment or phenomena then post on Tumblr, Twitter, Vine with the #6SecondScience hashtag. Get students to visualize their data and research by creating infographics with these free web tools and apps- Piktochart , Easely , Visme , Smores , EduBuncee , Canva , Tackk , or Biteslides. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital and mobile activities for any device with handouts.

Friday 5 — 2.27.2015

Perry Hewitt

An alarming amount of that data is being tracked and shipped to third party corporations. Twitter has been experimenting with individual tweet analytics on mobile, and now it’s experimenting on the desktop version.

Friday 5 — 8.28.2015

Perry Hewitt

These include the autoplay video behavior on Facebook and Twitter that can cause involuntary viewing, and the phenomenon of a senseless murder planned expressly with social media in mind. Pew breaks down for us all what mobile phone etiquette looks like in 2015.

New Analytics Tool From CDW, Lightspeed Systems Helps Schools Optimize Tech Use

Educational Technology Guy

With mobile device use on the rise – 74 percent of K-12 schools say they have more than one device per student – schools are challenged to optimize their technology use, manage device data across numerous platforms, maintain policy compliance and ensure student safety online.

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Personalized Learning: A 3-Step Plan

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Step 1: Choose Your Data Tools. There are a variety of tools you can use to collect data. Otherwise, you can use a variety of solutions to assemble subject-specific data. When students use these tools, assessment data is collected and made available to you.

Games and Apps for Supporting Young Students with Mathematics Difficulties

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The most recent data from the National Association of Educational Progress (NAEP) showed that 58% of US fourth grade students are below proficiency level in mathematics (The Nation’s Report Card, 2013). Follow us on Twitter @edWebnet to learn about upcoming webinars and special events!

Why your young students love e-learning

Neo LMS

They turn to other social media sites , like Instagram, Snapchat, Tumblr, Yik Yak, or Twitter. Data from Speak Up 2015 National Findings show that 54% of students use YouTube all the time, and almost 40% of them are finding online videos to help with their homework. Kids are our future.

Managing And Protecting Digital Identities

The Web20Classroom

Many people were coming to Twitter, searching for his name and my feed was coming up because of the same name, of follower count and engagement levels. Since then Twitter reached out to me to have me Verified so my profile is more prominent in search so this doesn't happen again.

Digitally agile research

Learning with 'e's

It's a book that provides essential reading for all academics in a time where digital, mobile and social media technologies are an increasingly important part of the research equation.

Digital Privacy is a Civil Right

Indiana Jen

What is often not discussed in these arguments is the interconnectedness of social media and digital, data privacy. Even with all of the ink (digital and analogue) spilt on the topic, most individuals do not understand what data privacy is, why it’s important, or how it is used.

Is a Backpack the Key to Closing the Homework Gap?

EdTech Magazine

Kajeet ’s ConnectEdNow campaign , announced in June, aims to make broadband access more affordable by providing students with portable Wi-Fi hotspot devices, a $200 mobile device subsidy and discounted data plans from Verizon , T-Mobile and other LTE providers. Twitter.

How Edge Computing Could Benefit K–12 Classrooms

EdTech Magazine

If cloud computing is about processing data out there, edge computing is the opposite. Mobile phones and tablets are essentially full-scale computers. Some see edge computing as a possible remedy to data privacy concerns. Twitter.

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