Three Things We Learned at Khan Academy Over the Last Decade

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In 2005, Sal Khan founded Khan Academy, the online education nonprofit where is now CEO, and in 2014 he founded the Khan Lab School. The philosophical core of Khan Academy is mastery learning. And Khan Academy will hopefully be right there with them.

Tuesday Show - Teachers Becoming Their Own Khan Academy

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Having noticed the high levels of anxiety in her AP Calculus classroom, Stacey Roshan realized that the traditional teaching model does not provide the right tools for students to stay caught up and engaged with course materials.

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Technology Tidbits

Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets, Here is a list of some of their features. Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.

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Technology Tidbits

Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets, Here is a list of some of their features. Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets, Here is a list of some of their features. Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets, Here is a list of some of their features. Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets. Cleaner Interface: A polished, streamlined functionality lets users more easily navigate existing features including polling for instant feedback, a real-time assessment center, blogging capabilities and classroom organization tools.

10 blended learning resources for schools

eSchool News

With many schools now practicing blended learning, it can be helpful for educators interested in blended-learning programs to know which edtech tools are being used. What are some of the most popular tools across our directory? Khan Academy.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets. Cleaner Interface: A polished, streamlined functionality lets users more easily navigate existing features including polling for instant feedback, a real-time assessment center, blogging capabilities and classroom organization tools.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets. Cleaner Interface: A polished, streamlined functionality lets users more easily navigate existing features including polling for instant feedback, a real-time assessment center, blogging capabilities and classroom organization tools.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets. Cleaner Interface: A polished, streamlined functionality lets users more easily navigate existing features including polling for instant feedback, a real-time assessment center, blogging capabilities and classroom organization tools.

Top 15 Sites and Apps for Flipped Learning

Technology Tidbits

A "Flipped Classroom" is a classroom that uses class time to do activities/lessons (guided by the teacher) and "homework" time (at home) for guided instruction (usually through video). With Mobile Learning and BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) becoming more mainstream, "Flipped Classroom" models are happening more and more, leading me to create my list of favorite tools for "flipping a classroom". Also, they have an excellent free mobile app for kids, Khan Academy Kids.

Kiddom’s Content Library Makes Differentiation Faster Than Ever

Ask a Tech Teacher

Designed to offer lessons, videos, lectures, quizzes, and more that differentiate for individual students, its real power is making the resources of the most respected names in edtech available with one click. Khan Academy.

A new framework to unlock edtech’s potential for teachers

The Christensen Institute

We expect them to differentiate their instruction, address students’ social and emotional challenges, close achievement gaps, and ensure all students are prepared for life in the 21st century. Teachers today struggle to keep up with society’s expectations.

EdTech 288

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Technology Tidbits

Khan Academy), and of course Otus Worksheets, Here is a list of some of their features. Real-Time Analytics: A comprehensive analytics dashboard integrates a wide range of performance indicators into one place, including content from select third-party apps like Khan Academy.

100+ Ways to Use a Chromebook in the Classroom – SULS033

Shake Up Learning

The Chromebook App Hub is designed to help teachers find the best resources, tools, and apps, sort of a one-stop-shop idea. They are just about the tool. With the tool “Book Creator,” students can become creators of content while also demonstrating mastery on various state standards.

Kiddom’s Planner: A new (free) teacher tool to simplify planning for differentiation

The Cornerstone for Teachers

I shared with you before how much I love Kiddom as an easy tool for managing standards-based grading , and there’s a couple of new updates that you definitely need to know about if you’re spending too much time creating resources for differentiated instruction.

Why a K-12 Operating System is the Next Step in the Evolution of Edtech

Edsurge

One of the first curricular tools I built to share—on the first day of school—was a public, student-friendly gradebook on Google Sheets. Little did I know this experience would eventually propel me to help develop a school operating system that tackles technology issues plaguing educators and supports them with more opportunities to offer individualized instruction. It felt like every tool I used in the classroom was inherently designed to work in isolation.

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25 Reading Sites and Apps

Technology Tidbits

As a follow up to my recent list on Math Sites/Apps found here, I've decided to compile a list of my favorite learning tools for Reading. Finally, this list does includes tools that help w/ comprehension and Language Arts as a whole.

Curriculum Design is Emotional Work—This Teacher Makes It Easier

Edsurge

As I gained more experience teaching, I realized the most effective curriculum for students should provide a variety of options for assessment and instruction. Khan Academy videos coupled with IXL exercises aligned to standards we were learning in class. It’s a curriculum tool designed specifically to offer teachers the flexibility they need to meet the needs of 21st century students.

Is the new education reform hiding in plain sight?

The Hechinger Report

Differentiated instruction was conceived in the 1950s. Smart tools like lesson software that adjusts to students’ responses (and automatically provides more practice when they stumble) can enable increasingly specific levels of independence. Dan D.

How to Use Technology to Support ELLs in Your Classroom

Graphite Blog

Because there are so many apps and edtech tools available today, you might expect to find lots of them made specifically for ELL, bilingual, or dual-immersion classrooms. Unfortunately, this isn't the case: Tools designed specifically for English-language learners are few and far between (though there are definitely some out there). Some might even be tools you've already heard of or used -- with an ELL-specific use case that's been hiding in plain sight.

How to Use Technology to Support ELLs in Your Classroom

Graphite Blog

Because there are so many apps and edtech tools available today, you might expect to find lots of them made specifically for ELL, bilingual, or dual-immersion classrooms. Unfortunately, this isn't the case: Tools designed specifically for English-language learners are few and far between (though there are definitely some out there). Some might even be tools you've already heard of or used -- with an ELL-specific use case that's been hiding in plain sight.

How to Use Technology to Support ELLs in Your Classroom

Graphite Blog

Because there are so many apps and edtech tools available today, you might expect to find lots of them made specifically for ELL, bilingual, or dual-immersion classrooms. Unfortunately, this isn't the case: Tools designed specifically for English-language learners are few and far between (though there are definitely some out there). Some might even be tools you've already heard of or used -- with an ELL-specific use case that's been hiding in plain sight.

Top 25 Sites/Apps of 2018

Technology Tidbits

Again, this years list sees a lot of tools for STEM that focuses on programming/coding. As w/ any of my previous annual top lists, all tools listed in previous posts will not be eligible for this years'. With Today's Meet shutting down this year, Palms created a very user friendly tool for creating a "backchannel" that can be used in any number of ways in education. It's the time of year again for my favorite annual sites and apps.

How to Integrate EdTech into Your ELL Classroom

Graphite Blog

Given the variety of edtech tools available today, you might expect to find an array of solutions aimed specifically at ELLs and their teachers. There are, nevertheless, a lot of great edtech tools and strategies you can use with your ELLs, even if the tools themselves aren't ELL-specific.

15 Sites for Blended Learning

Technology Tidbits

Wikipedia says, " Blended learning is a formal education program in which a student learns at least in part through online delivery of content and instruction with some element of student control over time, place, path or pace. [1] What is Blended Learning?

On building learning playlists

NeverEndingSearch

With our ability to ethically curate content and unglue it from its containers, and a growing array of digital tools and open education resources, many of us are engaging in a creative new form of the remix. Using Playlists to Differentiate Instruction by Jennifer Gonzalez in Cult of Pedagogy.

How to Integrate EdTech into Your ELL Classroom

Graphite Blog

Given the variety of edtech tools available today, you might expect to find an array of solutions aimed specifically at ELLs and their teachers. Unfortunately, this isn't the case: Tools designed specifically for English language learners are few and far between (though there are definitely some out there). There are, nevertheless, a lot of great edtech tools and strategies you can use with your ELLs, even if the tools themselves aren't ELL-specific.

Building a Makerspace Culture to Support Standards and Learning … 10 Ideas and 16 Resources

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

I plan on providing sessions that integrate PBL with STEM, Makers, Differentiated Instruction, Inquiry, Deeper Learning, and Technology Integration. Edutopia – This is a wonderful site with amazing education ideas to help you transform instruction.