8 Epic Edtech Tools to Try This School Year

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Listen to the show and learn how it is used and follow the links in the show notes below. Download a free ebook with the Lead Forward authors and get inspired. Listen to the show and learn how it is used and follow the links in the show notes below.

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Kasey Bell’s 8 Great Ways to Use Google Slides

The CoolCatTeacher

From stop motion to video controls and cool add-ins for formative assessment and graphics, learn about this Swiss Army Knife of Google tools – Google Slides. Just go to coolcatteacher.com/shake to learn more. Google Slide Tip #2: Create an eBook. We can keep learning more.

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Gamify Learning: 20+ Resources

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Games are an extraordinary way to tap into your most heroic qualities.” -?Jane Jane McGonigal, Author of Reality Is Broken: Why Games Make Us Better and How They Can Change the World. People enjoy playing video games. What if learning were more like playing a video game?

#iste17 trends: Google, Touch Screen Chromebooks and More

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Whether it is learning from home through online courses, professional development, conference workshops or as a keynote speaker Kasey is a relentless innovator of ideas and a devoted transformer of classrooms and teaching. Digital Innovation in Learning Award Winner in “Sharing is Caring”.

23 GSuite Ideas to Excite Your Students about Learning with Eric Curts

The CoolCatTeacher

Transcript of Episode 112: 23 GSuite Ideas to Excite Your Students about Learning with Eric Curts. See Eric’s blog post on emojis in Google docs to learn how to do this. Idea #9: Create eBooks or Storybooks with Google Slides. Never stop learning.

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Digital learning in organisations

Learning with 'e's

It's a book I was commissioned to write for Kogan Page, and will be aimed at the learning and development (L and D) sector. It's quite a departure for me, because my last 5 books have focused on learning and technology for schools, colleges and universities.

Sites/Apps Every Teacher should try for Back to School

Technology Tidbits

Answerables - An innovative cross between Learning Management System and Game Based Learning that can be integrated into any curriculum to teach any subject. Book Creator - The world's leading eBook creator for education that can be used in a wide variety of ways.

Top 25 Sites/Apps of 2018

Technology Tidbits

Book Creator - A fantastic mobile (iOS/Chrome) app for creating stunning eBooks/presentations, that can be used for digital storytelling, project based learning, and more. Dystopia 2153 - An innovative new site that teaches programming/coding through the use of game based learning and graphic novels. TypeTastic - The best site around for student's K-12 (w/ educational portal) learning how to type/keyboard.

15 Collaborative Tools for Your Classroom That Are NOT Google

Shake Up Learning

The post 15 Collaborative Tools for Your Classroom That Are NOT Google appeared first on Shake Up Learning. There are hundreds of fantastic collaborative learning tools! Click here to join the Shake Up Learning Community.). Learn more about Pear Deck.

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How Can K-12 Schools Improve Learning Outcomes with Technology?

Kitaboo on EdTech

This builds the case for educators to harness technology and improve learning outcomes for K-12 school students. They need to redesign their courses to suit the learning needs of the new tech-savvy generation and improve learning outcomes. Here’s how K-12 schools can improve learning outcomes with technology: 1. AR-enabled worksheets: These sheets are a great way to motivate K-12 students to learn by doing. Games can be used to liven up classroom teaching.

Alabama Department of Education Gives Students Free Summer Access to Fuel Education Solutions

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Herndon, Virginia, May 22, 2018 — To keep students actively learning over the summer and to help prevent summer learning loss, the Alabama State Department of Education (ALSDE), with the help of Fuel Education® (FuelEd®), is launching its sixth annual Alabama Summer Learning Challenge.

What Technology Does What: An #edtech Chart For Teachers

TeachThought - Learn better.

…Self-direct their own learning. Depends on what they’re learning, of course. browse the web, use common apps, access inexpensive games for game-based learning, stream video content). Learn to read: Phonics. Learn to read: Comprehension.

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Top 8 Advantages of an Interactive STEM Curriculum

Kitaboo on EdTech

Related: How to Improve Student Learning Outcomes with Digital Learning. School is a place where students are allowed to learn, experiment and make mistakes. While it is alright to learn from one’s mistakes, sometimes the mistakes are too costly to bear. So, teachers found a solution where they let the students learn about the technicalities of the topic and practice on an online virtual platform. Related: 5 Ways to Use Learning Analytics in K-12 Education.

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Elementary Technology Favorites by Grade Level

Tech Helpful

Kindergarten technology use: Wet-Dry-Try iOS App- $4.99 [link] An app for teaching handwriting based on the popular Handwriting Without Tears® Slate Chalkboard activity. They must learn which line comes first in order to progress to the next letter.

Learning Revolution Events - AltEdFilmFest - Homeschool+ - Gaming in Ed Call for Proposals - Open Letter from a Highly Creative Child

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The Learning Revolution Weekly Update August 5th, 2014 One of the reasons people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure. Gardner The Learning Revolution Project highlights our own "conference 2.0" virtual and physical events and those of our over 200 partners in the learning professions. To subscribe to this newsletter, please sign up at the Learning Revolution. Interested in becoming a Learning Revolution Partner?

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Learning Revolution Events - Online Reform Symposium This Week - Tweetwood Mac - Future of Museums Deadline

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The Learning Revolution Weekly Update July 9th, 2014 The only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library. Albert Einstein The Learning Revolution Project highlights our own "conference 2.0" Interested in becoming a Learning Revolution Partner?

Cool Cat Teacher’s Gift List 2016 Edition

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It is a game-changer. Explore Like a Pirate: Engage, Enrich, and Elevate Your Learners with Gamification and Game-Inspired Course Design by Michael Matera is one of those books I keep by my desk as I become better at Game Based Learning.