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.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

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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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.

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.

Teaching to the student, not the test

The Hechinger Report

Revere High School students eating and socializing in the cafeteria. Photo: Nick Chiles for The Hechinger Report. REVERE, Mass. Most days in Nancy Barile’s English course at Revere High School, a visitor might begin to wonder when the real class is going to start.

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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.

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.

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

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!

EdTech at School

This E-book is designed to support educators with case studies of education technology use at school.

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.

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.

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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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.

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

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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Teaching Poetry for Social Justice


If every elementary, English and history teacher did even one of the book's activities each year, our understanding of our students would deepen immeasurably, as would their appreciation of their families and their communities, both local and global, writes Sarah Cooper.

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.

All You Need to Get Students Writing Daily


No matter your content area or whether your students are in special ed, AP, or ELL classes, Mary Tedrow's Write Think Learn can help you implement a daily writing program. A "must read" says consultant Anne Anderson and a rich source of practical ideas and activities.

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 [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.

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.


Student Collaboration: Grouping That Works


In Group Work That Works, Paul Vermette and Cynthia Kline draw on research and experience to provide a thorough plan, supported by extensive resources, for implementing collaborative learning. Educator Linda Biondi recommends the book to hesitant secondary teachers.

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.

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.