Wed.Oct 19, 2022

What matters most for our special education teachers?

eSchool News

We all know the problem. There is a frightening shortage of special education teachers and it’s getting worse.

3 Ways To Foster Digital Citizenship in Schools

Ask a Tech Teacher

#ISTE had an interesting discussion on how to foster digital citizenship in schools. This is especially critical because students are spending so much more time than ever before online. Here’s a peak at their conversation and then a link to the rest: 3 Ways To Foster Digital Citizenship in Schools.

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Personalized Learning - From start-up to fully scaled

Education Elements

Learning loss. Interventions. All of those words represent important topics that existed pre-pandemic yet were magnified when students returned to in-person instruction. But in true educator fashion, resilience prevailed.

Congratulations, Silver Lining for Learning!

Dangerously Irrelevant

In March 2020, some world-renowned university faculty invited me to help launch a new website and podcast initiative, Silver Lining for Learning. Although I eventually bowed out due to other time commitments, the weekly live conversations and guest posts were super fun and informative.

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.

Personalized Learning - From start-up to fully scaled

Education Elements

Learning loss. Interventions. All of those words represent important topics that existed pre-pandemic yet were magnified when students returned to in-person instruction. But in true educator fashion, resilience prevailed.

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New research offers major insights into post-pandemic learning

eSchool News

Educators are noticeably more comfortable giving students autonomy over their learning–and this is just one of the long-term impacts the pandemic has had on K-12 education, according to insight from the nonprofit Project Tomorrow.

A Planning Guide For Project-Based Learning In The Elementary Classroom

TeachThought - Learn better.

This planning template for project-based learning in the elementary school classroom includes both a blank and completed example. The post A Planning Guide For Project-Based Learning In The Elementary Classroom appeared first on TeachThought. Teaching Math Project-Based Learning

Ending the late work debate: try issuing students a “credit score”

The Cornerstone for Teachers

With late work, it’s tough to find the balance between offering empathy and encouraging accountability. Here’s what I discovered when I experimented with a different approach. The problem I had with late work.

English language teachers are scarce. One Alabama town is trying to change that

The Hechinger Report

RUSSELLVILLE, Ala. – As part of an exercise to help the class learn English, a third grader pulled a block from a Jenga tower and read aloud a question written on one side. This story also appeared in AL.com.

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.

Staying on Task with Meaningful Student Talk

Middle Web

To move beyond traditional classroom discussion focused on answering a few teacher questions, Dr. Barbara Blackburn advocates student-driven discourse that emphasizes “on-task” talk and academic vocabulary. The result: purposeful dialogue leading to deeper understanding.

Do Online Degrees Lead to Jobs as Reliably as Traditional Ones?

ED Surge

One question often lurks in the minds of college students: “What am I going to do after I graduate?” For those who plan on graduate school, their immediate future is pretty much set. But for most, what happens next is often in doubt.

How to Voice Type in Google Docs (Speech-to-Text Dictation)

Shake Up Learning

The post How to Voice Type in Google Docs (Speech-to-Text Dictation) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Did you know you can dictate into Google Docs using voice typing? Voice typing is speech-to-text dictation that can help ALL learners in your classroom.

Kids’ Mental Health is in Crisis. Schools Can Get Them Help Through a $1 Billion Fund.

ED Surge

The kids are not alright. Medical experts agree that, after nearly three years of pandemic-induced strain, children are in the midst of a mental health crisis. One signal of just how severe a crisis: The U.S.

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).

What you believe about intelligence affects how you teach

Robert Talbert, Ph.D.

Photo by micheile dot com / Unsplash How we teach is an extension and a physical sign of our strongest beliefs, not only about how people learn but about humanity itself. It’s often said that “we teach as we were taught” More generally, we teach as we believe.

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My School’s Efforts to Support Teacher Well-Being Fell Short. Here’s How We Changed It.

ED Surge

It’s a chaotic morning. I’m rushing to our daily staff meeting, which starts 10 minutes before the doors open to students. Out of breath, I listen to the list of absent teachers to cover and a few other updates that could have been delivered via email.

One university’s climate change plan

Bryan Alexander

How might higher education grapple with the climate crisis? One example recently appeared from Harvard University.* A campus group there issued recommendations for how that institution could approach the problem. I’d like to summarize, then analyze, that document here. 1: SUMMARY.

Epub Book: Best Practices in 2022

Kitaboo on EdTech

Epub books, popularly known as interactive ebooks, are the newest trend in education institutions and industrial training platforms. They are more dynamic and flexible than PDF ebooks used to offer. .

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!

How to Create a Community App: The Best Solutions (2022)

Sell Courses Online

In 2022, online conversations have moved from web-based apps to mobile and tablet devices, where 55% of all social media … How to Create a Community App: The Best Solutions (2022) Read More ?. Online Community HowTo

Top 7 Marketing Tools to Help You Better Understand the Market

EdTech4Beginners

The emergence of the internet has significantly influenced the landscape of product promotion for businesses. Marketers now have more channels to disseminate awareness of their products and services and get their message to consumers, allowing them to establish their brands better.

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Here Is How to Easily Watermark Photos

Educators Technology

Watermarks are tags you add to a photo, video, GIF, or any other creation to mark its authorship and/or ownership. You can use watermarks for various reasons most important of which is to protect the ownership of your artwork by applying a unique copyright signature to it.