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

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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. The startup previously participated in Facebook’s FbStart program for growing mobile startups.

Vernier Software & Technology Offers Free Remote Learning Resources for STEM

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To keep students engaged in STEM learning during school closures, Vernier Software & Technology is offering a robust collection of free remote learning solutions for teachers and students. RESOURCES: More resources from Vernier More STEM Resources. STEM Vernier

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Benefits of STEM Education and Publishing

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STEM—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—is a curriculum based on these four ideas. Instead of segregating these four disciplines in separate and discrete subjects, STEM interlinks them together into a cohesive learning paradigm, which is based on real-world applications.

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Why Should Students and Publishers Adapt eBooks in STEM Learning

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STEM-based learning programs are being introduced in schools all across the globe. STEM has proved to be a much better educational program in terms of learning effectiveness and leading to better career opportunities than the regular curriculum. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

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Top 8 Advantages of an Interactive STEM Curriculum

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What is STEM? The acronym STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. More recently, arts were added to this educational model, as educators believed that art and creativity play an important role in the understanding of the former subjects in the STEM Curriculum , thus changing the acronym from STEM to STEAM. Why is STEM Training Important? And that is precisely why it is important to create more awareness of STEM.

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How to Create STEM Courses for Best Learning Outcomes

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There’s a growing need for scientific and technical talent in STEM -related jobs. However, it seems that not many students are keen on pursuing STEM courses post their school level. Recent data from a test commonly taken by college-bound high school students found that only 20% of students are ready for courses typically required for a STEM major. A common reason given by students was that they found the STEM courses difficult. STEM courses must be based on reality.

Book Creator for Chrome: Product Review, Tips and Tricks for Teachers

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They can also send them as eBooks that people can read on their mobile devices or computers. You’ll have your 40 free books, and you’ll also get a demo book that will guide you through using Book Creator.

Epic Heroes of Knowledge

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Epic Heroes of Knowledge is the latest mobile (iOS) learning app (free) from Yogome. Below is a brief demo. game based learning mobile learning STEMYogome is well known for their beautifully rendered games that are ideal for learning grades K-5th.

Bitsbox

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Finally, finished apps are then played and shared on any mobile device. Below is a brief demo video. coding programming STEMBitbox is an innovative way to teach kids (6-12 yrs old) coding/programming apps by getting presents in the mail.

Merge Cube Mania in Middle School

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When you scan the cube with your mobile device — it will work with an iPhone, an iPad, and it works with Android, but you have to have the Merge Cube app on it. I demoed it.

Pixel

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Pixel is a new free mobile (iOS/Android) app for students learning how to program or code. This is ideal for educators looking to introduce STEM and is very user friendly. Below is a brief demo. coding educational apps programming STEM

3 Emerging Technologies That Will Reshape Education in 2019

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Mobile AR, VR, and voice technologies are creating more interactive learning experiences. Mobile AR, Voice and Future Interfaces. The student can then use the block to trigger the process of photosynthesis while visualizing the results in a headset or on a mobile device.

Sketch Nation Lesson Plans

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Sketch Nation the simple to use mobile (iOS/Android) app/site for creating games recently updated their lesson plan ideas page. Sketch Nation makes it a seamless way to introduce STEM into their classroom in a fun and engaging way. Below is a brief demo.

How to Boost Classroom Engagement With the Tech Tool That 'Always Works'

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EdSurge: How has Vivi affected teacher mobility? Request a demo today and see if your school qualifies for our free pilot program. And teacher mobility definitely encourages students to pay more attention to the learning and instruction that’s going on. teacher mobility definitely encourages students to pay more attention to the learning and instruction that’s going on. Wrangling technology can be maddening even in optimally designed classrooms.

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Sketch Nation

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Sketch Nation the simple to use mobile (iOS/Android) app/site for creating games recently updated their lesson plan ideas page. Sketch Nation makes it a seamless way to introduce STEM into their classroom in a fun and engaging way. Below is a brief demo.

Sketch Nation Lesson Plans

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Sketch Nation the simple to use mobile (iOS/Android) app/site for creating games recently updated their lesson plan ideas page. Sketch Nation makes it a seamless way to introduce STEM into their classroom in a fun and engaging way. Below is a brief demo.

Sketch Nation Lesson Plans

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Sketch Nation the simple to use mobile (iOS/Android) app/site for creating games recently updated their lesson plan ideas page. Sketch Nation makes it a seamless way to introduce STEM into their classroom in a fun and engaging way. Below is a brief demo.

Sketch Nation Lesson Plans

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Sketch Nation the simple to use mobile (iOS/Android) app/site for creating games recently updated their lesson plan ideas page. Sketch Nation makes it a seamless way to introduce STEM into their classroom in a fun and engaging way. Below is a brief demo.

Sketch Nation

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Sketch Nation the simple to use mobile (iOS/Android) app/site for creating games recently updated their lesson plan ideas page. Sketch Nation makes it a seamless way to introduce STEM into their classroom in a fun and engaging way. Below is a brief demo. coding programming STEM

Sketch Nation Lesson Plans

Technology Tidbits

Sketch Nation the simple to use mobile (iOS/Android) app/site for creating games recently updated their lesson plan ideas page. Sketch Nation makes it a seamless way to introduce STEM into their classroom in a fun and engaging way. Below is a brief demo. coding programming STEM

Sphero

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This is a super fun and fantastic learning device that lets students program their Sphero on any mobile device. There is even a curriculum called SPRK (Schools Parents Robots Kids) that is dedicated to teaching kids Common Core skills aligned to STEM (i.e. Below is a demo video.

Sketch Nation

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Sketch Nation the amazing free web tool or mobile app (iOS/Android) has just released their latest update to bring new exciting features to game creation. Below is a demo video. coding educational apps programming STEM

3 Emerging Technologies that will Reshape Education in 2019

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Mobile AR, VR, and voice technologies are creating more interactive learning experiences. The student can then use the block to trigger the process of photosynthesis while visualizing the results in a headset or on a mobile device.

How One Educator Found Work-Life Balance By Teaching Online—From Her Living Room

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I love that it's mobile, so I'm able to take work with me anywhere I go. Teach a demo class. Education Technology Professional Development Learning Strategies STEM Education Assessment Driven Curriculum Fully-Online School Online TutoringWorld maps, colorful letter charts and a felt animal poster line the walls of LaShundra Wigfall’s classroom.

Vote for Digital Promise in the 2019 SXSW EDU PanelPicker!

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See a prototype demo of the solution! Learn from librarians and educational leaders how libraries engage learners with authentic STEM, computational thinking, and project-based learning. Learn how to optimize your data and mobilize your movement in the digital space.

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How to Transform Student Projects—and Lesson Planning—into Acts of Making

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Amazed at his doctor’s skill and confidence while holding someone’s life in his hands, the Sonoma Academy STEM teacher wondered how a person came to be so good at what he did. In his STEM classroom, both lesson planning and student projects have become acts of making. I'll do a simple demo and then I'll say, "Okay, now that you know this, go invent something that's collaborative.". For example, there was a girl with Down syndrome who also had limitations in mobility.

The Importance of eBooks in a Flipped Classroom

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Related: How to Create STEM Courses for Best Learning Outcomes. Kitaboo is a cloud-based content platform to create-publish-distribute interactive mobile-ready content. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE. Flipping the classroom has become a hot topic in educational circles in recent times.

10 Must-Have Features of an Online Education Platform

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Kitaboo is one such digital publishing platform that global publishers and educational institutes have been using to create publish and deliver mobile-first interactive content online. A lot of these platforms offer a free demo and login on request. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

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How Education Technology Will Revolutionize Learning

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Discover how an interactive Digital Learning Content Creation, Delivery & Tracking Platform can help you Kitaboo is a cloud-based content platform to create-publish & securely distribute interactive mobile-ready ebooks. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE.

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Kitaboo College – Enabling Higher Education with Technology

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So, if students ever have issues with their Wi-Fi or mobile data, we have them covered with our offline reading feature. REQUEST DEMO READ MORE. Top 8 Advantages of an Interactive STEM Curriculum.

Ozobot

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Ozobot is a new robotic toy that is ideal for STEM and can be programmed. That''s it, a person can also calibrate on their mobile device (i.e. Below is a brief demo video.

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TryEngineering Together partners with corporations to match company employee volunteers with students in grades 3-5, particularly those in economically disadvantaged communities, in 1:1 “eMentoring” relationships to create safe, powerful STEM learning experiences.

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Learning to love in a dual-platform relationship (Part 2)

Kathy Schrock

And others work on one com puter operating system at work or school and on a different operating sy stem at home. I already have documents in both online services, and there are clients for both computer platforms and my mobile platform, so it will be a workable solution to use both.

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

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We will also be crowd sourcing a monthly webinar schedule to offer PD based sessions using Common Core Standards and STEM resources. In this presentation, I will guide participants step by step on sign up and download Mendeley to their computer/mobile devices. In addition, I will do a demo on how to "cite while you write", and "manage library/references".

Make the Most of Your Budget with These Great Products: Makerspace Product Roundup 2018

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Name: Maze-O STEM Starter Kit—The Mighty Maze Maker. Pocket Code and Phiro Code are applications that work like Scratch programming but on mobile devices. In-app demos and challenges help students learn the steps before they venture out on their own.