5 Favorite Activities to End the School Year

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The end of the school year is a time when both students and teachers alike are distracted by thoughts of vacation, sleeping in, and no deadlines. If you’re looking for meaningful lessons to wrap up your school year, here are my top picks: Digital Passport. Applied Digital Skills.

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We also highlight good conversations about learning taking place between educators, learners, leaders, and others from the school, library, museum, work, adult, online, non-traditional and home learning worlds. Join Jason on June 9th for a big-picture view of digital citizenship.

Maryland Educator Ali Schilpp Named 2018 School Librarian of the Year by School Library Journal

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NEW YORK, NY – August 21, 2018 – School Library Journal(SLJ) has announced Ali Schilpp, a library media specialist from Northern Middle School in Accident, MD, as the 2018 School Librarian of the Year.

Fake News and Visual Literacy #CUE18

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As students engage with texts, they learn to consider the following: Who is privileged? This #CUE18 session, presented by Professor Lesley Farmer , illuminated important concepts about visual literacy, and classroom / library implementation. Digital Citizenship Literacy

How Is Cloud Computing Revolutionizing the Education Industry?

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There was no way to get it into a student school drive from home. Online libraries and collections of free didactic documents were a reality as early as 1997 , through the Cisco Networking Academy. When I started teaching, syncing work between school and home was impossible.

3 Favorite Webtools for students (and teachers)

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Using a game-based format, students receive repeated exposure to high-utility words in multiple contexts and authentic ways that seem natural and age-appropriate. They are introduced via themes to spark interest and keep students engaged.

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5 Tech Tools to Inspire Reading

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Teachers and parents know all this and still, the Literacy Company reports that most teachers in classes of twenty+ students spend only five minutes a day reading, and 46% of American adults cannot understand the label on their prescription medicine. 3 Apps That Encourage Students to Read.

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Two Week Calendar Thursday, February 5th at 3:45pm in Austin, TX Digital Citizenship: A Whole-Community Approach , Learn about three factors for schools –teaching students, engaging parents, and enhancing leadership – to create a positive culture around digital citizenship.

Buncee is headed to FETC19

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We’re psyched to be attending FETC, getting to see all our old friends and make new ones as well who all share the same passion for student success. Buncee is such a versatile tool that makes it easy for educators to address the ISTE standards and promote student choice.

Six Steps to Project Based Learning

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In 2015, the bipartisan Every Student Succeeds Act signaled the end of one-size-fits-all instruction. Student projects should be framed by an essential question that asks students to respond to a difficult or complex question relevant to their interests or community.

State and District Leadership Discuss Digital Learning Opportunities

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SETDA’s latest research, Navigating the Digital Shift 2018: Broadening Student Learning Opportunities , highlights how state policies are supporting the transformation to digital learning. Of course, schools can’t make the switch to digital overnight.

WHAT’S NEW: NEW TOOLS FOR SCHOOLS

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www.getalma.com ) Alma Technologies has announced it is allowing any SQL-based business intelligence tool, such as Tableau and Jaspersoft, to access data from its modern, student information system and learning management system. Software & Online ALMA TECHNOLOGIES, INC.

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We also highlight good conversations about learning taking place between educators, learners, leaders, and others from the school, library, museum, work, adult, online, non-traditional and home learning worlds. How have you involved students, faculty, staff, leadership, and parents?

How Data Privacy Lessons in Alternative Reality Games Can Help Kids In Real Life

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Educating youth about data security can fall under the larger umbrella of digital citizenship , such as social media uses and misuses and learning how not to embarrass or endanger oneself while using the internet. We tell the students we know a little more than you do.

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Favorite Portals for Pedagogical Planning (and a new curation tool)

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Take a look if you and your partner teachers seek a little inspiration for engaging learners in meaningful conversations and a few new activities. The Center offers a searchable lesson library , a lesson editor, and a theoretical model. Get Students Thinking Critically About Video.

2014 Global Education Conference - Day Three!

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Mancenido (Undergraduate, Bachelor of Elementary Education - Special Education) 2:00am Connecting Education to the Cloud for Digital Citizenship - Chryssanthe Sotiriou, High School EFL Coordinator 3:00am Democratization: Stuctural Change of Regimen and of the Living Experience at Schools - Olek Netzer, Ph.D. en Psicología ACCESS Program''s Enhancement activities: honing students'' collaboration, leadership, and communication skills. -