Google Classroom Bootcamp Duo Demo: Student and Teacher Views

The CoolCatTeacher

We screen shared for about 2 1/2 hours but I clipped this down to smaller bites and separated it by topic so that educators around the world can use these for onboarding students and teachers.

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Make the Most of Accelerator Demo Days and Improve Your Chance of Success

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

An ed-tech company CEO shares the pros and cons of demo day, and how to use these presentation as a springboard for investment and impact. The post Make the Most of Accelerator Demo Days and Improve Your Chance of Success appeared first on Market Brief. The Startup Blog Accelerator demo day ed-tech accelerators Educational Technology/Ed-Tech Incubators / Accelerators pitching Startup Startups

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Powerful Edtech for Adult Learners: Three Product Demos

Digital Promise

A recent report from SRI found that not only do educators see great potential for edtech, but learners also really like using edtech tools. The post Powerful Edtech for Adult Learners: Three Product Demos appeared first on Digital Promise. Adult Learning Blog Developers Educators EntrepreneursTechnology can be a powerful tool for improving access to learning for adult learners.

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Online YC Demo Day Includes A Byju’s Rival, Quiz Bowl App, Parenting Advice Platform

Edsurge

COVID-19 led to a more demure, online-only version of startup accelerator Y Combinator’s demo day event this week for its winter cohort. Here’s a look at some of the education-related companies “presenting” among the 197 companies in YC’s winter 2020 batch.

Personalized Learning “Twister”: A Future of Learning Live Demo in Dallas

EdNews Daily

If you ask a dozen educators to define personalized learning, you’ll no doubt get some enthusiastic answers, and all twelve will probably be different. Like everything else in education, the devil is in the details. By Charles Sosnik.

Science Fix - resources, lessons, demos for science

Educational Technology Guy

This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. ScienceFix is a great resource for science teachers, or anyone interested in science. It is targeted towards middle school, but can be used at different levels. It is run by a science teacher. It has science lessons, links, video demonstrations and web projects on science. There are a lot of great resources here. The video demonstrations alone are great to use as an engagement tool, or as part of a lesson.

Label 59 - free web based presentations and demos

Educational Technology Guy

This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. Label 59 is a free, web app that lets you annotate photos with interactive labels. It''s easy to use and actually pretty fun. It''s easy to use. Add your photo, add the markers for your labels, add some features, add actions for each marker and then publish it. When you are done and publish your work, you get a direct link to share with people. You can also download a Zip folder with all the related files in the premium plan.

Intro to Chromebook Interface Demo

Hansen's Link to Tech

There are many benefits to this device Price Speed (Loading, Logging, Processing, Multitasking) Integrates perfectly with Google Apps for Education (GAFE) schools and districts. Chromebook Google Apps for Education Google Chrome This year and especially for the next couple years more and more schools and the general public will continue to hear more about the Chromebook and how it will be integrated in schools.

Video Demos: How Minorities in Tech Can Inspire Students to Follow

MindShift

CodeNow, a nonprofit coding education organization founded in 2011, recently launched a YouTube channel of explainer videos starring students like Robinson and Boahen. Marcus Robinson comes off as an earnest, competent guy in his explainer videos. He looks like he has a good sense of humor — he might even be a bit of a joker with his friends — but he can also clearly get immersed in a project when he’s passionate about it.

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Video Demo of Apple TV in Clinical Setting

SpeechTechie

This is useful for "dedicated" speech-language apps (such as Tactus'' Conversation TherAppy , shown here) as well as creative application of any apps that provide a visual context for speech, language, or social communication, as well as overall client education.

3 Emerging Technologies That Will Reshape Education in 2019

Wisewire

Education and cutting-edge technologies are core to the many programs at NYC Media Lab , where we lead university-corporate partnerships, communications and events. 5G technology and edge computing will reshape education with lightning speeds. And AI-powered education platforms can help to improve student engagement with global culture and history. Read on for three use cases of emerging technologies in education, and check out our recent prototyping projects here.

42 Distance Learning and Inspiring Resources for Educators

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Over the past months, many educators have been sharing resources, best practices, and more about distance learning.

Transforming Educator Practice through Micro-credentials

Digital Promise

In the ever-evolving classroom environment, we as educators must constantly refine and adapt our practice to meet the needs of every student. Whether through Pinterest boards, YouTube lesson demos, or conversations with colleagues in the faculty lounge, I find myself and my fellow teachers increasingly turning to informal, unconventional methods to develop and hone our craft. I believe micro-credentials offer tremendous value to educators.

EdTechTeam Maryland Summit Featuring Google for Education [Register Now] w/ @adambellow @kleinerin @kylepace

Kleinspiration

We invite you to join us for the EdTechTeam Maryland Summit Featuring Google for Education - click here to register and read more - Open to attendees from around the globe LEARN MORE The Summit includes two keynote presentations, 8 breakout sessions, a demo slam competition and a closing capstone session. Adam Bellow gafe google education Kyle Pace learning maryland summit google professional learning teaching

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Tips for Creating #Flipclass Videos with @Explainevrythng’s @ReshanRichards & @Wacom’s Faik Karaoglu + An Exclusive Offer for Educators ??

techieMusings

We start off with a convo — what inspired us to start making videos, our advice, strategies we would share with others looking to get started making explainer videos — and then dive into a demo.

How Education Technology Will Revolutionize Learning

Kitaboo on EdTech

The school, in turn, cannot turn its back on this new reality, but must incorporate educational technology into pedagogical practices. For this, educators need to seek information and knowledge. Some educators may think that the rise of technological tools is replacing professionals.

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Guest Post: Is Virtual Reality For Education All Hype?

EdTech4Beginners

Google with their Google Expeditions, Nearpod, zSpace , MEL Science are tutoring school teachers on how to adopt the technology to increase levels of interactivity in education. zSpace has been doing demos for teachers throughout the US where you can opt in at the nearest location. According to a GreenlightVR repor t, 64% of consumers are ready for the education industry to adopt VR to increase the quality of training and materials in science.

Launching Real “Reading Progress”: A Game Changer from Microsoft Education

NeverEndingSearch

Microsoft Education’s new (and free) Reading Progress application promises to be a game changer and I would get ready to introduce it to your faculty early in the school year.

3 Reasons Educators Should Become a Level 1 Google Certified Educator – From Ben

EdTechTeacher

As schools adopt Google Apps for Education, there is a desire by teachers to learn how to effectively use the GAFE tools in their classrooms. Google understands this need and provides the Google for Education Online Training Center for educators to explore, polish their skills and expand their knowledge of GAFE. Educators have full access to many different units of study and self-check quizzes for no additional cost.

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Which Virtual Reality Headset Is Perfect For Education?

EdTech4Beginners

Education has moved on from pencils, pens and paper – and onto the virtual age with interactive white boards and tablets. Furthering the frontier of technology in education is Virtual Reality, a computer-generated simulation of a 3D environment that can be interacted with in a physical way by a person using special electronic equipment , ordinarily goggles. There’s also a brief and easy-to-understand tutorial demo that shows you briefly how to use it.

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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Is Online Education Better than Traditional Education?

Kitaboo on EdTech

Educational institutes have been practicing the traditional teaching method since ages. Which means, it is time for educational institutes to bring some changes to its teaching methods. A popular alternative to traditional education is online education or eLearning. The online education model is basically trying to overcome the disadvantages of the traditional education system, while also providing additional benefits. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

Virtual Reality Apps for Education

Educational Technology Guy

Google Cardboard and Google Expeditions are the two most popular, but here are some more great VR apps for education: (these are links to the Google Play store, but they all have iOS versions also) Cardboard (free) Cardboard puts virtual reality on your smartphone. Try out a set of included demos as well • Earth: Fly where your fancy takes you on Google Earth. Real Uses of Virtual Reality in Education: How Schools are Using VR.

3 Emerging Technologies that will Reshape Education in 2019

Edsurge

Education and cutting-edge technologies are core to the many programs at NYC Media Lab , where we lead university-corporate partnerships, communications and events. 5G technology and edge computing will reshape education with lightning speeds. And AI-powered education platforms can help to improve student engagement with global culture and history. Read on for three use cases of emerging technologies in education, and check out our recent prototyping projects here.

Top 7 Innovations in K-12 Education

Kitaboo on EdTech

The education sector has undergone significant changes in the last decade. By incorporating technology into K-12 education model, institutes are aiming to improve the teaching and learning processes in schools and universities. Let us have a look at top 7 innovations in K-12 education: 1. Educational institutes can use these digital content libraries as part of their course modules to enrich the teaching experience. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

Income Share Agreements Dominate Y Combinator’s Latest Education Graduates

Edsurge

The education industry’s current fascination with income share agreements—in which students typically pay a percent of their future income in lieu of upfront tuition—is no better exemplified than in the current crop of graduates from Y Combinator. More than half of the accelerator’s current education companies offer ISAs to attract students to their services. What a great model—it’s an amazing education for people for free,” says Geoff Ralston, president of Y Combinator. “We

Education Galaxy

Technology Tidbits

Education Galaxy is an innovative online platform for helping students grades K-6 achieve mastery/success in their subjects. Also, Education Galaxy makes it easy to assess student's performance and differentiate instruction through their online portal. Students can even use Education Galaxy for "self paced learning" as any question that is answered wrong a detailed explantation is given to help reinforce learning. Below is a brief demo.

The 7 Deadly Sins of Educational Podcasting

TeacherCast

As time went on, I decided to create my own podcast based on our work and formula but give it the twist of being educationally focused rather than technology focused. This was the beginnings of the TeacherCast Educational Broadcasting Network and the rest has been a fantastic journey. If you look at TeacherCast, you will see that many of my influences come from outside of the education world and that's ok.

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Education Galaxy

Technology Tidbits

Education Galaxy is an innovative online platform for helping students grades K-6 achieve mastery/success in their subjects. Also, Education Galaxy makes it easy to assess student's performance and differentiate instruction through their online portal. Students can even use Education Galaxy for "self paced learning" as any question that is answered wrong a detailed explantation is given to help reinforce learning. Below is a brief demo.

Kitaboo College – Enabling Higher Education with Technology

Kitaboo on EdTech

The requirements of a higher education institution such as a college or a university are quite different from that of a K-12 institution. Therefore, the education provided in colleges and universities must be at par with the requirements of the job market. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

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First EduJedi Training Orientation Video is Now Available to Every Educator

EdNews Daily

educators who follow Special Reports for professional growth from the Learning Counsel. The video is focused on what is happening in the Education sector. It’s also about the future survival of public education as we know it.

Education Galaxy

Technology Tidbits

Education Galaxy is an innovative online platform for helping students grades K-6 achieve mastery/success in their subjects. Also, Education Galaxy makes it easy to assess student's performance and differentiate instruction through their online portal. Students can even use Education Galaxy for "self paced learning" as any question that is answered wrong a detailed explantation is given to help reinforce learning. Below is a brief demo.

Yeehaw! JiJi Shares New ST Math with Texas Educators

MIND Research Institute

JiJi—ST Math’s lovable penguin mascot—was so excited to join Texas educators during the week of February 3rd at TCEA 2020 , one of the nation’s leading edtech conferences. Technology and education is no longer a walkway.

Roybi Raises $4.2 Million Seed Round to Produce Educational Robots

Edsurge

In a rare demo of its abilities, Robyi’s founder and CEO, Elnaz Sarraf, listens to the robot name colors, animals and their accompanying noises while displaying pictures on its torso. The company has also participated in several education technology accelerator programs, including xEdu in Finland and Edstart by Amazon Web Services. Education Technology Data Privacy English Language Learning Financing

EdTech Expo 16 - free educational technology conference - 2-12-16 Westchester NY

Educational Technology Guy

Ed Tech Expo 16 is a free educational technology conference being held on Friday, February 12, 2016 at the Westchester Marriot in Westchester, NY. There will be some great sessions around edtech, along with vendors with demos and products. 2016 looks to be a milestone year in educational technology. This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy.