Thu.Oct 04, 2018

Eduprotocols for Littles with Jon Corippo #kinderchat

The CoolCatTeacher

Jon Corippo on episode 375 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Eduprotocols for kindergarten and early elementary with the book’s co-author Jon Corippo.

The best 4 tips to get your child involved in STEM learning


In recent years, many of us have heard the term STEM used in conversations about kids and the way they learn, and for good reason.

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What Qualities Make an Effective Teacher?

Ask a Tech Teacher

We all have a memory of our favorite teacher, almost always, the one who made us think we could do the impossible. In my case, it was Ms. Sampson. I left third grade and my third-grade teacher Ms. Gordon feeling like I didn’t measure up — and I didn’t.

WeWork helps online learning take its next step forward

The Christensen Institute

WeWork, the leader in coworking spaces, has been turning heads in education circles for the last year. It acquired Flatiron, a prominent coding bootcamp, and MissionU, a one-year college alternative. Then came its partnership with 2U, the standout online program management company.

5 Costly Inventory Management Mistakes Schools Should Avoid

If your school is like most, inventory and/or asset management plays a critical role in daily operations.

50 Ways To Measure Understanding

TeachThought - Learn better.

50 Ways To Measure Understanding by Terry Heick How do you measure what a student understands? Not give them an assessment, score it, then use that score to imply understanding. Rather, how do you truly ‘uncover’ what they ‘know’–and how ‘well’ they know it?

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Fall CUE Speaker Showcase: Jessica Pack


I am a firm believer that if you can tell a story, you can be and do anything in this world. But how do we teach our students to tell stories with such limited time in the content areas? Jessica Pack has the answer at Fall CUE: digital storytelling.

States, Schools Work Together to Bring Broadband to K–12 Districts

EdTech Magazine

States, Schools Work Together to Bring Broadband to K–12 Districts. eli.zimmerman_9856. Thu, 10/04/2018 - 11:27.

In the News: Student hacker shows holes in K-12 cybersecurity

Doug Levin

Cross-posted at the K-12 Cybersecurity Resource Center: [link]. This article is based on the story originally reported on September 11, 2018 by the K-12 Cybersecurity Resource Center: “ Like Moths to a Flame.” ” As quoted in: Chambers, Jennifer. Student hacker shows holes in K-12 cybersecurity.” 3 October 2018. The Detroit News.

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IT IS BACK!! To-Do in Google Classroom

Teacher Tech

To Do List in Google Classroom is Back One thing that has been driving me bonkers about the new design in Google Classroom is the lack of ability to see if students have submitted work. The Classwork page does not indicate that students have completed work unless I click on the assignment stripe. Many teachers […]. The post IT IS BACK!! To-Do in Google Classroom appeared first on Teacher Tech. Advanced Classroom Google classroom G Suite google

Teachers’ Guide to Plagiarism

This article provides teachers with a step-by-step guide on how to handle plagiarism in the classroom: it examines the definition of the term "plagiarism" and its types with examples, describes common reasons students plagiarize, and provides tips for teachers to detect and prevent plagiarism among students.

3-Bullet Thursday [Google Expeditions. Chrome Music. Student EdCamps]


Recently our school acquired a classroom set of Google Cardboard VR goggles via a generous donation from an former student.

To Bring Analytics to College Classrooms, New Effort Starts With ‘Data Laundry’


A consortium of 25 universities unveiled a new platform last month that will pull in information from systems across campus to bring richer analytics to college classrooms. But its leaders have found that getting all the data into a form that professors can actually use presents a messy challenge, requiring what one project leader is calling “ data laundry.” To be clear, this is not data laundering, which would suggest that information is being whitewashed to make it seem more positive.

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Benefits and Features of Enterprise Grade WiFi from SecurEdge Networks (Video)


Considering upgrading to enterprise grade WiFi services for your business? Great idea! Learn more about the benefits and features of SecurEdge WiFi from Manager of Business Development, Kevin Jeffries. Enterprise Wireless Network Guest WiFi

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12 Google Slides Resources That Will Make Your Day

Shake Up Learning

The post 12 Google Slides Resources That Will Make Your Day appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Google Slides is my absolute FAVORITE G Suite tool! It is really the most versatile tool in the Google toolbox. So today, I’m giving you 12 Google Slides Resources That Will Make Your Day!

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

2 Questions to Equip Students to Find Their Own Way

The Principal of Change

When I was a student, the expectation of when you were sent to the office to see the principal was there was going to be significant trouble. It was the place you would get scolded and maybe even, yelled at, which was seen as a deterrent to doing anything wrong.

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Fall CUE Speaker Showcase: Michael Bloemsma, Ed.D.


So, you’ve taken the plunge. You’ve decided to jump into the water of educational technology. Now what? Well, your first swim should be attending Fall CUE where Dr. Michael Bloemsma has some ideas for you to plan lessons for 21st Century Learners. Paddle on over.

Class Tech Tips: Everyone Can Create - Teacher Resources from Apple Education


Have you heard the news? I am so excited to share a new, totally free set of resources from Apple Education. Today Apple Education released four books of lesson ideas and one teacher guide to spotlight the ways Everyone Can Create.

4 important lessons our school learned about competency-based learning

eSchool News

The rigors of an interconnected, global society have changed the way in which schools need to approach student success.

Key Elements for Successful eLearning Projects

Discover how this rapid development process creates engaging, custom learning solutions on a timeline that works for you, why a strong learning culture is important, and how to showcase your Return on Learning (ROL) using data to tell the story.

Link External Page to Specific Google Doc Section

Cycles of Learning

I have been dying to learn how to link specific topic headings within my external class website directly to specific portions within Google Document that contains information about those specific sections! The Google Doc serves as a summary of the unit at hand.

Turnitin Acquires Gradescope


Turnitin has acquired Gradescope , an assessment platform which uses an online workflow and artificial intelligence to reduce the time associated with grading in college courses.


3 ways technology & innovation are transforming classrooms

eSchool News

As we continue to embark through the Information Age, it’s crucial for educators to implement new strategies that will meet the needs of both students and industries.

Micro Scholarship Resource Supports Aspiring College Students


RaiseMe Proactive tool lets students earn scholarship money in high school Pros: Students can earn micro-scholarships for a variety of activities, and the site can help students find the best matches for their talents and their budget.

The Ultimate 12 Step Guide For Choosing The Perfect Learning Management System

Picking the wrong LMS can cost you. Don’t settle for a disconnected, hard-to-use, expensive system that doesn’t meet your needs. Follow these 12 steps crafted by Lambda Solutions' LMS experts, and find your perfect eLearning solution!

A Handy Graphic Organizer to Include in Reading and Writing Activities in Class

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Here is another useful student interactive from the popular website ReadWriteThink. Graphic Map is a graphic organizer students (grades 3-12) can use to help them with the structuring of more


3-Bullet Thursday [Templates! Templates! Templates!]

Cycles of Learning

​ I hope you enjoy the below three templates that have, and continue to, completely empower my teaching practice. ​ Looking for a 5E lesson planning template that also addresses the Next Generation Science Standards? Click here for a template.

Here Is A Good Google Slides Add-on for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Slides Toolbox is absolutely a must have Google Slides add-on for teachers and students. It provides you with a bunch of interesting features that are not readily available through Slides. Its more

The Virtual High School’s Stacy Young to Speak at CSforALL Summit


Stacy Young, Associate Dean of Faculty at The Virtual High School (VHS Inc.), will be speaking at the CSforALL Summit 2018, being held October 8-11 at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. Young will be taking part in a panel discussion on cybersecurity education.

Leveraging Learner Variability to Elevate Equity in EdTech

Speaker: Vic Vuchic, Chief Innovation Officer & Executive Director, Learner Variability Project

In this webinar, Vic Vuchic, Chief Innovation Officer of Digital Promise, will share his insights into the modern boom in neuroscience and learning sciences research. You'll discover how much more we know now about how students learn - and how we can use that knowledge to create EdTech-enabled classrooms that can meet the diverse needs of all students.