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

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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. The demonstration of learning can occur in a variety of ways.

Tips for Using Social Media with Educators

edWeb.net

Social media is an essential marketing tool for educational publishers. Educators Love Social Media,” several education marketing insiders offered their perspectives on how to take advantage of this unique marketing tool.

7 Ways Data-Fueled PLCs Are Transforming Education

Edsurge

Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) have long supported teachers in their career development, but with the help of technology, they’re now transforming education itself. Standardized learning for all students PLCs may level the playing field for all students.

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Judge, Jury and Education Startups: Reflections From the SXSW EDU Launch Competition

Edsurge

Those hats were represented in the panel of judges at this week’s SXSW EDU Launch Competition , which included Bridget Burns, executive director of the University Innovation Alliance; Vince Chan, co-founder at Creta Ventures; Jonathan Rochelle, product management director at Google for Education; and your correspondent. The annual tradition dates back to 2012, and features early-stage companies showing off the latest efforts to solve intractable problems across the education landscape.

10 Tips for teachers to make the most of ISTE

Neo LMS

Edtech conferences are a great opportunity for everyone activating in the education sector to connect and network with fellow like-minded people and take the pulse of the industry. A must are the Poster sessions for a hands on approach to learning new things to implement in your class.

ISTE 2018: Everything You Need to Know Before the Show Begins

EdTech Magazine

Education and technology leaders will soon be making their way to Chicago for the ISTE 2018 Conference & Expo , one of the year’s largest events to highlight the latest innovations in K–12 educational technology. Kicking off the conference on Sunday Night, educators will hear from neuroscientist David Eagleman , author of The Brain: The Story of You. ISTE 2018: Everything You Need to Know Before the Show Begins. jena.passut_7651. Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:54.

A Helpful Resource to Support Close Reading in the Classroom via Snap!Learning

Kleinspiration

Learning. Learning for guided reading, but now I could utilize their resources for close reading strategies as well. Learning is that it doesn''t tell me how to teach or provide me with a forced script that I must do with fidelity each day. Learning ? Learning blog.

Personalized Learning, Teachers Unleashed, and a Learning Analytics Partnership: The Story of Fresno Unified

Edsurge

How does a fifth grader feel getting ready to do a live edtech demo at their local school board meeting? At last February’s Board meeting, 10-year old Ryan inspired the adults in the room to see how tech can be leveraged for learning in a whole new light. Ryan had this chance to shine because of Fresno’s Personalized Learning Initiative (PLI), which has been fostering student voice, choice and collaboration over the last two years.

Thankful For EdTech

CUE

Tis the season to be thankful, so I took to Twitter to ask educators what they were thankful for when it came to EdTech. CUE Conferences where I learn more. I’m thankful for district leaders who understand the importance of professional learning and code to invest in people before #edtech. Easy demos etc). Connected Educator Uncategorized thanksgiving

10 Reasons Why I ?EdTechTeam Summits

EdTechTeam

EdTechTeam has a great community of passionate educators that make it an all-inclusive experience for everyone. Further learning is always had with these informal and powerful conversations. Demo Slam – The Demo Slam is probably by far my favourite part of any Summit.

Top 10 Secrets of an Awesome Tech Coach – SULS019

Shake Up Learning

The post Top 10 Secrets of an Awesome Tech Coach – SULS019 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Ready to learn the top 10 secrets of being an awesome tech coach? There are so many great resources for you to excel in your coaching and consultant role, so get ready to learn!

15 Google Classroom Tips for Teachers

Shake Up Learning

The post 15 Google Classroom Tips for Teachers appeared first on Shake Up Learning. It has improved vastly over the years, and teachers have learned how to make the most of this flexible assignment manager and communication hub. Click here to learn more and to ENROLL TODAY!

Getting Googley at the Colorado Summit

EdTechTeam

Some of the 250+ Jeffco educators that attended the Colorado Summit. Approximately 250 Jeffco Educators spent the weekend of November 4th and 5th at the Colorado Summit featuring Google for Education. Of those 250+ educators, 192 were from Jeffco’s Title I schools.

Thrilled to be Hosting the 1st Indiana #GAFESummit

The Playground Advocate

I have the pleasure of working for a forward-thinking school corporation, and I am blessed to have a job that gives me the opportunity to work with teachers to find meaningful ways that technology can enhance teaching and learning in the Digital Age.

Live Thursday May 31st with Khalid Smith and Nicole Tucker-Smith on Educational Entrepreneurship and Startup Weekend EDU

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We''ll also be joined by Nicole Tucker-Smith, assistant principal of a middle school in Maryland, and who with Khalid (her husband) co-founded their own educational startup called LessonCast. a professional development platform for leaders of professional learning communities.

Hoonuit Integrates Analytics with Aligned PD to Make Data More Actionable

techlearning

Hoonuit, the leader in PK-12 student performance analytics and educator professional development, has introduced the first of its kind integration of student achievement data with aligned professional development.

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Are AI-Powered Chatbot Tutors the Future of Textbooks?

Edsurge

Quottly at LAUNCH Sydney Johnson How Bigger College Costs Could Mean Smaller Degrees Unaffordable and rising tuition costs have prevented many students from accessing a higher education. And companies sponsoring employees’ education feel the stress too, causing many to cut back on efforts to pay students through a traditional masters program. Agarwal answered that online professional IT certificates geared for middle-skill workers could be one solution to that problem.

Connecting Teaching, Learning, & Leadership

EdTechSandyK

Notes from an edWeb.net Webinar 4/28/14 Dr. Joe Mazza Director of Connected Teaching, Learning & Leadership North Penn School District Dr. Mazza just took on his position in December. He is a project manager, promoting connected teaching, learning, & leadership.

New Year, New Adventures

A Principal's Reflections

Each September I am excited like most educators to get back to business doing everything I can to help students succeed. Many of the initiatives that I am about to pursue either came directly or indirectly from my Personal Learning Network (PLN). Many of the initiatives I am about to briefly discuss are not new to the field of education, but they are to NMHS. The more I learn about the power of PLC''s the more excited I get!

OPINION: Confessions of a white teacher in an urban school

The Hechinger Report

It is the town that doesn’t allow the impoverished students just down the road to receive an equitable education. No demo lesson, no series of interviews. These were learning games glued into file folders for all subjects. It was personalized learning!

Summit Up! Soundboard New Orleans

EdTechTeam

What I did not expect was to become part of a community of educators who were thirsty…hungry, not to only learn, but to share! This was a “hey, I know this tip…what do you have” type of learning playground that I had not had the privilege to be a part of too often.

Evaluating Digital Curricula for the 21st Century District

edWeb.net

However, with the right tools, technology can improve student achievement and empower educators. Assess whether the digital curricula will address students’ learning needs, rather than just being centered around the use of new technology.

Week of August 22nd, 2011 - Live and Interactive Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate). David Simpson ([link] will discuss the use of facebook and other social networking sites in education and the need for/issues around digital citizenship education in Secondary schools.