Wed.Jun 15, 2022

It’s Time To Take Teacher Burnout Seriously. Here’s How.

ED Surge

As educators, mental health professionals, and authors of a new book on helping students cut through stress and pave the way to purpose, we’ve spent our careers supporting students to manage their mental health and reach their potential.

Fact or Fallacy: Is Cloud Storage Safer Than On-Premises Databases?

EdTech Magazine

In an attempt to minimize the impact of ransomware attacks that can irretrievably encrypt their data, some school districts are encouraging end users to move materials from the district’s local drives into cloud apps.

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Improving Education Equity One Goal at a Time

edWeb.net

Watch the Recording. Equity—making sure each student receives the specific resources, support, and opportunities they need to succeed—is a process.

6 Websites that Teach Letters

Ask a Tech Teacher

A lot of online sites can make learning letters fun for kids. Here are a few of my favorites: Find the letter–easy, medium, hard –from PBS kids, intuitive to use; even K won’t have any trouble with it. Hands on Learning- -20+ Simple Activities for Kids to Start Learning Letters. Learn Letters with Max (video)–20 minute video with over 200 million views. Owl and Mouse Learn Letters –a group of websites to learn letters and sounds.

Intent Signal Data 101

Intent signal data helps B2B marketers engage with buyers sooner in the sales cycle. But there are many confusing terms used to describe intent data. Read this infographic to better understand three common areas of confusion.

Announcing a New Ciena Solutions Challenge, Open to Students and Educators Worldwide

Digital Promise

The post Announcing a New Ciena Solutions Challenge, Open to Students and Educators Worldwide appeared first on Digital Promise. Challenge Based Learning Global Learning Learning Experience Design

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‘Next year will be a better year’: An oral history of year three of pandemic schooling, Part III

The Hechinger Report

Our reporters have spent the last 10 months speaking with students, parents, teachers and school district leaders around the country about what this pandemic school year has been like. CHOOSE A LOCATION. PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA. FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS. FREMONT COUNTY, WYOMING.

Teach Design Thinking to Middle Schoolers

MiddleWeb

Looking for a way to incorporate creativity into your curriculum next school year? You may want to consider teaching students about design thinking. Teacher educator Katie Caprino and her preservice colleague Alyssa Marzili introduce the concepts and highlight 3 useful apps.

The End

Hack Education

A couple of weeks ago, I received an email from my friend Eli Luberoff, the founder and CEO of Desmos. It was news I'd been anticipating — dreading , really — for some time: the startup had been acquired.

Do we do our best work for machines?

eSchool News

The revolution in artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) has been a long time coming. Since the mid-1980s, scholarly journals have been predicting the widespread adoption of AI in education. However, momentum is accelerating.

Increasing Equity and Access: A Canvas Case Study of Virtual Arkansas K-12

Virtual Arkansas, a fully online school, had a mission to provide high-quality courses in rural and urban areas throughout the state. How would they simplify content creation while enhancing learning? Discover 3 key insights to transform your classrooms.

The Edtech Industry Has An Oversaturation Problem

ED Surge

A version of this article was originally published on Medium. There are always new products coming out in the edtech landscape, but somehow a couple software platforms monopolize the industry and are used by teachers everywhere, leaving smaller companies and edtech startups facing an uphill battle.

Cut, Copy, and Paste Google Drive Files

Shake Up Learning

The post Cut, Copy, and Paste Google Drive Files appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Now you can easily move and make copies of files using cut, copy, and paste! This new feature is currently rolling out. If you don’t have it yet, you will soon.).

Sitting Down with @gcouros on The #InnovatorsMindset Podcast! (with a shoutout to @courosa :)) #TechWithHeart

techieMusings

We all have those people who we have looked up to for so long that the thought of meeting them in real life gets us a bit star-struck.

Are Schools Disproportionately Surveilling Students Who Rely on School-Owned Devices?

ED Surge

Monitoring student activity online has become a hot button issue for districts, schools and parents alike in the digital age, where information is often shared freely and copiously via email, social media and other channels.

The Guide to Accessible Learning for Associations

Speaker: Dan Streeter, Vice President of Learning Strategy & Development at Blue Sky eLearn

In this 45-minute webinar, we’ll share real-world accessibility solutions and hidden tools in the applications you use every day such as Zoom, Microsoft Suite, Adobe Acrobat (PDF), Articulate Storyline 360, and Articulate Rise 360. This webinar will help you evaluate the accessibility of your current learning efforts and learn about the tools needed to ensure your eLearning is in alignment with the latest Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (proposed WCAG 2.2).

Classworks® and Gwinnett County Public Schools Are Platinum 2022 Learning Impact Award Winners

eSchool News

Memory Games For Kids

Fractus Learning

How (and Why) to Build a Kajabi Membership Site in 2022

Sell Courses Online

… How (and Why) to Build a Kajabi Membership Site in 2022 Read the Post. Membership Sites Kajabi Tutorials

6 things I learned in the 40 Hour Teacher Workweek that helped me love teaching again

The Cornerstone for Teachers

I loved the way my classroom functioned. My students executed our routines and their classroom jobs efficiently. I did school work on the weekends about once a quarter, but other than that, my weeknights and weekends were work-free.

Unlock the Power of Formative Assessment

Learn how a thoughtful formative assessment approach can help teachers understand where students are in their learning, inform instruction, and in turn, positively impact student learning outcomes. Get the guide today!

What is a proctor? How will you prevent candidates from cheating in the online examination as a proctor?

Think Exam

A proctor is a person who takes care of the examination. In today’s examination environment, A proctor substantiates a student’s identity by checking the photo ID card and confirming the candidate’s authenticity.

News & Media Literacy 101

Graphite Blog

News and Media Literacy begins with the foundational skills and strategies students need to think critically about the news stories, images, and videos they see online.

SJSU iSchool Today: "Ukrainian Libraries" | June 20th: "Celebrating Juneteenth with Stories, Poems and Conversation"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The School of Information at San José State University is the founding sponsor of the Library 2.0 conference series, a partnership we have had for 12 years.

MiEN Company Releases White Paper on Creating a Scholastic Esports Program

eSchool News

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. June 15, 2022 – An increasing number of schools are finding that scholastic esports – competitive online video gaming between schools – provide the same social and emotional learning (SEL) benefits as traditional athletics and can also be used to teach a variety of subjects.

Keeping Students Safe and Productive on Devices

Speaker: Aaron Webb, Jamf

In our webinar, we’ll explore the full range of Jamf education products to protect students, including quick and easy tools for IT admins, powerful apps for teachers to ensure student safety anywhere, and parental engagement tools.

shocks and stares

Learning with 'e's

This is Steve Wheeler at his creative lunatic best. If the crazy cover doesn't convince you, then read on. He claims that this collection of poetry has been twenty-five years in the making. Although all of the poems are new, the concept goes back to 1995.

OPINION: As year comes to a close, this elementary school principal has an urgent plea: End gun violence now

The Hechinger Report

As a school principal, I’ve seen my fair share of student showcases. Last week, when our students performed the song “When I grow up” from the musical “Matilda,” was different. In front of a sold-out crowd of families, staff and friends, they performed with poise, confidence and enthusiasm.