INTERVIEW: Digital learning trends that are reshaping EdTech

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Graham Glass, CEO of CYPHER LEARNING, participated to a live event for Digital Learning Day 2019. The event was hosted by Phill Bevan, Community Advisor at VETR , a digital learning community for the Australian vocational education and training sector.

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Celebrate Digital Learning Day & Get Your School #FutureReady with @All4Ed & @OfficeofEdTech! #DLDay

Kleinspiration

Future Ready Schools Preparing Students for Success I''m honored to be a part of this year''s annual Digital Learning Day held in Washington D.C. In years past, I''ve followed the event closely from Twitter and through the resources attendees shared out during the conference.

Snow Days Don't Stop Digital Learning at #NMHS

A Principal's Reflections

The now annual Digital Learning Day was set for Wednesday February 5, 2014. Image credit: [link] Many of my teachers had specific activities planned for Digital Learning Day. Students often are not willing to learn the same concept twice thinking that they already know it.

3 Takeaways from the Inaugural Digital Learning Annual Conference

Education Superhighway

Seven years ago, a wide-scale digital learning conference was unheard of because the majority of school districts across the country weren’t equipped with the infrastructure or technology to implement a robust digital curriculum.

Digital Learning Day: Social Media PD Best Practices #DLDay

The CoolCatTeacher

10MT | #19: 10-Minute Teacher Interview with Researcher Laura Pasquini From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Today is Digital Learning Day. This is a day for leaders and learners to level up digital learning.

12 Ways to Join the Twitter Party to Celebrate Digital Learning Day 2014

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Digital Learning Day raises awareness about the ways digital learning supports educators. Here are 10 ways you can celebrate, on Twitter! Follow the official Digital Learning Day account @OfficialDLDay 2. Join the Twitter party on Feb.

#DLNchat: Where the Digital Learning Network Connects

Edsurge

How can digital learning help improve graduation rates? How might adaptive learning courseware change the work of faculty? How do you learn about new edtech products? It’s the Twitter chat for the Digital Learning Network. Let’s start with some basics… What is a Twitter chat? A Twitter chat is an opportunity for individuals to meet on Twitter at the same time to discuss a specified topic.

Twitter: A Resource For All

A Principal's Reflections

Everyone that knows me is well aware of my professional affinity for Twitter. As I have previously mentioned many times on this blog, it was Twitter back in March of 2009 that served as a catalyst for my transformation into the leader that I am today. They were led here, after all, by Twitter. Video credit: [link] On this, the first Digital Learning Day , I have some questions for those of you reading this post. Why do you use Twitter?

Addressing the Digital Learning Gap with Effective Educator Coaching

EdTechTeam

Cross-posted from Digital Promise Addressing the Digital Learning Gap with Effective Educator Coaching JULY 26, 2017 | BY KAREN CATOR In 2014, I wrote – The problem with education in America is not the lack of excellence. Karen Cator is President & CEO of Digital Promise.

Teaching and Digital Learning Tweet Wrap for Week Ending 07-11-15

EmergingEdTech

Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. Education Technology Twitter Post Weekly Summaries

STRATEGIES TO PLAN A DISTRICT DIGITAL LEARNING DAY

techlearning

Recently, Milford and East Bridgewater School Districts collaborated on district-wide digital learning days that provided successful and impactful learning experiences for staff. Once these stakeholders invest in active learning, you’ve cleared your first hurdle!

#DLNchat: What Is the Role of Libraries in Digital Learning Innovation?

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Those were just a couple of the questions raised on Tuesday, February 27 when the #DLNchat community got together to discuss: What Is the Role of Libraries in Digital Learning Innovation? The conversation was guided by special guest Steven Bell , Associate Librarian at Temple University Libraries, where he works with colleagues on a number of digital learning initiatives. But why stop with faculty and digital media experts?

Digital Learning Tweet Wrap for the Week Ending 09-26-15

EmergingEdTech

Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. Education Technology Twitter Post Weekly Summaries

Digital Learning and Teaching Tweet Wrap for Week Ending 05-23-15

EmergingEdTech

Originally posted on Twitter by @EmergingEdTech over this past week …. Education Technology Twitter Post Weekly SummariesInspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets about education and instructional technology articles, resources, etc.

Digital Learning and Teaching Tweet Wrap for Week Ending 02-14-15

EmergingEdTech

Originally posted on Twitter by @EmergingEdTech over this past week …. Education Technology Twitter Post Weekly Summaries Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets about education and instructional technology articles, resources, etc.

Digital Learning and #EdTech Tweet Wrap Week Ending 03-07-15

EmergingEdTech

Originally posted on Twitter by @EmergingEdTech over this past week …. Education Technology Twitter Post Weekly Summaries Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets about education and instructional technology articles, resources, etc.

Digital Learning Tweet Wrap for the Week Ending 04-18-15

EmergingEdTech

Originally posted on Twitter by @EmergingEdTech over this past week …. Education Technology Twitter Post Weekly Summaries Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets about education and instructional technology articles, resources, etc.

Digital Learning and #EdTech Tweet Wrap for Week Ending 06-20-15

EmergingEdTech

Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. Education Technology Twitter Post Weekly Summaries

Digital Learning Tweet Wrap for the Week Ending 11-28-15

EmergingEdTech

Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers. Education Technology Twitter Post Weekly Summaries

Teacher Creativity Skill: Create Digital Learning Spaces

The Playground Advocate

Great classrooms have always been the fertile earth for creative work, but in the Digital Age, we have the responsibility to adapt to new opportunities and new environments. Online learning experiences can be both transformative and restrictive. What if your Twitter feed gets hacked?

Inside Our Digital Learning Implementation Phase 2

RafranzDavis.com

In my school district, our professional and digital learning department is barely around 7 months old. We held professional development for teachers and shared learning via twitter and blogs. Minecraft Teach and Learn (with students and teachers).

Digital Learning & Teaching Tweet Wrap for the Week Ending 04-11-15

EmergingEdTech

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What’s Wrong with Kids Today?

EdNews Daily

Many educators share great concern about their students’ lack of ability to learn the way others did in the past. All of this is creating quite the debate about current teaching methods and the ability of the digital generations to learn. A New Digital Reality. By Ryan L.

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Digital Learning and Instructional Tech Tweet Wrap for Week Ending 05-16-15

EmergingEdTech

Originally posted on Twitter by @EmergingEdTech over this past week …. Education Technology Twitter Post Weekly SummariesInspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets about education and instructional technology articles, resources, etc.

Learning with Twitter Chats and Socratic Seminars

Educator Innovator

Inspired by our previous efforts with Socratic circles and Twitter chat with Emily Russell’s language arts classes, we all agreed this medium would help us meet our student learning targets.

Digital Learning Day Challenge: #make4dlday

Educator Innovator

Note: Educator Innovator partners the Afterschool Alliance, the National Writing Project, Digital Is, Edutopia, YALSA and the Maker Education Initiative are all involved in this year’s Digital Learning Day. Thanks to digital media and technology, our education system is undergoing a major shift in how, where and what students are learning. Webinar Series: Storytelling and Digital-Age Civics.

EducationPlus Extends Relationship with Discovery Education, Reaffirming 10-Year Commitment to Dynamic Digital Learning Environments

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–Renewal of Long-Term Partnership Ensures 58 Member Districts Continued Access to Award-Winning Digital Content from Discovery Education- Silver Spring, Md.

Lessons from Digital Learning Day

Educator Innovator

Digital Learning Day (DLD), held on February 5, immersed kids from coast to coast in activities like tinkering with robotics, penning blog posts, and painting digital canvases. The next DLD isn’t until next year, but thanks to social media it’s easy to look back at all the amazing ways kids engaged with digital learning at this year’s event. ( #DLDay even trended on Twitter!). It is time for E-Rate to graduate and move to the next phase of learning.”.

The 3 biggest Twitter problems for teachers—and how to overcome them

eSchool News

Despite clear advantages to advancing digital literacy, schools often experience considerable roadblocks to implementing digital literacy initiatives. Also, while teacher feedback on LinkedIn was overwhelmingly positive, feedback on Twitter was contentious.

Georgia Public Broadcasting Renews Long-Term Partnership with Discovery Education Creating Digital Learning Environments Statewide

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–Continuation of 18-Year Collaboration Ensures Students and Educators Access to Engaging K-12 Digital Resources– SILVER SPRING, Md. GPB Education encourages lifelong learning through high quality, reliable content and their ability to connect educators, students, and families at all levels.

Twitterize Adult Learning | A MOOC-Ed Experience

The PL2C Blog

In the spring of 2014, a team from the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation launched to first rendition of a Massive Open Online Course for Educators (MOOC-Ed), titled Coaching Digital Learning | Cultivating a Culture of Change (CDL). Twitter Data.

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A Pedagogical Shift Needed for Digital Success

A Principal's Reflections

In a previous post I discussed in detail strategies to help ensure the effective use of technology to improve learning outcomes. I get the fact that technology can increase engagement, but if that engagement does not lead to evidence of learning then what’s the point?

New Jersey’s Plainfield Public School District Forms New Partnership with Discovery Education to Create Digital Learning Environments Districtwide

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This new collaboration enables PPSD’s educators to integrate Discovery Education’s Science, Math and Social Studies Techbooks into classroom instruction districtwide, creating dynamic digital learning environments for all students that will prepare them for life beyond the classroom.

Overcoming a “That’s The Way We Have Always Done It” Mindset in Schools

EdNews Daily

Schools tried to make students one-size-fits-all regimented “learning machines” so that they would be equipped to play decisive roles on the assembly lines of the day; performing clearly defined routine cognitive tasks over and over again with accuracy and precision as rapidly as possible.

20 Top #ISTE2015 Influencers to Follow on Twitter

Gaggle Speaks

To help stay on top of the many wonderful happenings at ISTE , we’ve published a short list of top influencers on Twitter conversations related to #ISTE2015. Hop on Twitter and follow these folks to see what they’re learning and sharing. Connected learning.

The Archdiocese of Baltimore Catholic Schools Partners with Discovery Education to Accelerate the Creation of Digital Learning Environments

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A comprehensive digital service supplementing instruction across all K-12 curricular areas, Discovery Education Streaming Plus helps build students’ mastery in interpreting, understanding, and evaluating information. Digital STEM k12 education edtech The Wire

MOOC-Ed: Coaching Digital Learning, Unit 5 Reflection

EdTechnocation.com

Unit 5 of the Coaching Digital Learning MOOC-Ed focused on Digital Citizenship. Two of the most important things I try to teach and demonstrate for my teachers and students is Copyright and our Digital Footprint. Another issue that often bothers me is disregard for our Digital Footprint. A few years ago I sat in a conference session about digital citizenship, and a former FBI investigator talked about the misconceptions of our Digital Footprint.

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Mystery Skype & Why I love Twitter!

MSEDTechie

For our 1st annual Digital Learning Day my school participated in Mystery Skype. Why I love Twitter When I got word of this exciting experience, I quickly ran to twitter to get any and all of the information I needed. I discovered Mystery Skype! Where have I been?

School of Dreams

A Principal's Reflections

The successful digital transformation at the school where I was principal attracted a great deal of attention from the mainstream media, schools locally and globally, and organizations, in part because we were able to show efficacy in our work.

Using Tech to Practice SEL Skills

EdNews Daily

This is the nexus for social-emotional learning (SEL). The benefits were that she learned how to get around the city where she hopes to attend college, and we stopped wasting time. If they mess up, it’s okay…they are learning. Follow her on Twitter . By Tamara Fyke.