Thu.Nov 14, 2019

Every Person Counts: How the 2020 U.S. Census Could Impact Adult Education

Digital Promise

Every 10 years, the U.S. Census counts every resident in the United States. The next census in 2020 will require counting a population of around 330 million people in more than 140 million housing units.

HE trends: How do students decide to study?

Neo LMS

Attracting prospects from a variety of different countries and regions stops higher education institutions from becoming overly dependent on a single market, and thus less vulnerable to economic fluctuations and student mobility trends.

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How to use Chromebooks offline for elearning day activities, homework

Ditch That Textbook

No internet at home? No problem. Set up Chromebooks and laptops with offline access to G Suite. Your elearning day activities just got a lot more interesting!Having Having Chromebooks and G Suite can supercharge learning in class. Information is at students' fingertips. They can create digitally with what they learn. They can share, collaborate and make […]. The post How to use Chromebooks offline for elearning day activities, homework appeared first on Ditch That Textbook.

Enduring prosperity requires jobs that stay put. Here’s how to create them.

The Christensen Institute

In a tweet on November 1st President Trump hailed the projection-beating creation of jobs in the United States’ economy during recent months. Americans have good reason to celebrate; the economy added 128,000 jobs during October, well more than the 75,000 that economists projected. .

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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.

Catch the Flipgrid fever! 30+ ways to use Flipgrid in your class

Ditch That Textbook

Bring the back row in class to the FRONT row! Flipgrid, a FREE video discussion platform, gives all students a voice. Here are more than 30 ideas on how to use it in class. This post is by Karly Moura, a teacher on special assignment (TOSA) in Mount Diablo USD in Concord, California. You can follow […]. The post Catch the Flipgrid fever! 30+ ways to use Flipgrid in your class appeared first on Ditch That Textbook.

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How Can Tech Coaches Help Teachers Embrace Technology Integration Challenges?

TeacherCast

Welcome to the TeacherCast Educational Network. Hey Tech Coaches! Do your teachers have Technology Integration Challenges? Learn the best solution for helping your school district today! The post How Can Tech Coaches Help Teachers Embrace Technology Integration Challenges?

I’m a Peace Teacher. Here’s How Brain Science Helps My Kids Handle Conflict.

Edsurge

I had been teaching conflict resolution to elementary school children in Washington, D.C., for five years when I suddenly realized I was doing it all wrong. My peace classes were engaging and fun and many of the kids were using the conflict resolution skills in real conflicts.

The Gift of Kindness – CUE Member Spotlight

CUE

World Kindness Day dominated social media on Wednesday, November 13. One CUE member and 2019 CUE Bold faculty, 5th-grade teacher Kimberly Voge, invited her students to spread kindness in a clever way. “As

Creating Libraries for Online Students Is Harder Than You Think.

Edsurge

Students who take online college courses may not realize it, but they are the beneficiaries of a special bill of rights. Its goal? To ensure students can access books and other academic resources even if they’re nowhere near a campus.

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.

Use DataClassroom to Teach Graphing, Data Analysis and Statistics

techlearning

DataClassroom helps teachers store, manipulate, and analyze data sets

New Blockchain Effort Will Let Employers Search for Candidates With Proven Skills

Edsurge

For students at Central New Mexico Community College, putting academic transcripts on the blockchain may soon replace creating a traditional resume.

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How Schools and Universities Can Thwart Cyberattackers

EdTech Magazine

How Schools and Universities Can Thwart Cyberattackers. shailaja.neela…. Thu, 11/14/2019 - 10:43. In July, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency for almost a month after cyberattacks infiltrated four school districts’ IT systems , reported the Center for Digital Education. .

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Using Gamification Elements to Create More Engaging Employee Training

EmergingEdTech

While I rarely venture into corporate training content, I found this piece interesting and believe that some of these tips and ideas can also be applied in more traditional education settings. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].

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.

Epson Announces Availability for New BrightLink Interactive Ultra Short-Throw Laser Displays

techlearning

These 3LCD interactive laser displays provide 5,000 lumens of color and white brightness and a virtually maintenance-free 20,000-hour laser light source with no lamps

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Trace by @stickermule

Teacher Tech

Remove Background Images with Trace I must confess I LOVE Sticker Mule. They don’t just have the best sticker website, they have the best website. If you want to see what really good website design looks like, check out Sticker Mule.

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How can academic management systems improve daily classroom activities

Linways Technologies

Recruitment agency, applicants and job interview. Personnel, hr, employment concept, presentation slide template. Can be used for topics like business, recruitment, human resources. Education technology is on the rise.

Website Platforms Share Accessibility Support with Schools at #NYCSchoolsDigIn Summit

techlearning

All public schools or schools who receive federal funding must have accessible websites

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.

A Great Question to Ask Students Every Day

The Principal of Change

I recently read this great post from David Truss , who I have followed and connected with for several years. This portion resonated: I used to ask my kids, “what was your favourite part of the day”, then I added “Who did you help today?”

Practical Chrome Tools for Screenshots Taking

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Below is a collection of some useful Chrome extensions you can use to take screenshots. Most of these add-ons enable you to capture a full page screenshot of your current browser window.read more

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Strategies to help your institution combat cyberattacks

eSchool News

It doesn’t matter where you look. Today, technology is everywhere. In educational organizations, tech has become a crucial part of the daily learning process, fundamentally changing the way students learn, how teachers educate, and how learning institutions operate.

The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 184 Nurturing Curiosity And Inquiry In Academia

TeachThought - Learn better.

Drew Perkins talks with Megan Gafford, adjunct professor at the University of Colorado Denver, about how she engages teaching, writing, and art through inquiry and curiosity on some of the most controversial topics. The post The TeachThought Podcast Ep.

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EdTech at School

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

Educational Mac Resources for Teachers and Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

If you are using or planning to use Mac in your instruction, the updated chart below is definitely worth your consideration. It features a number of key resources to help you make the best of Macs in.read more

Students Write Better for Authentic Audiences

MiddleWeb

Writing for authentic audiences motivates students to do their best work, says English department chair Kasey Short. Public audiences offer a practical reason to revise and edit and allow students’ ideas to have real impact. See her tips to transform routine assignments.

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2019 Annual Report: Advancing the Mission

MIND Research Institute

Another year is in the books for MIND Research Institute, and what a year it was! We advanced our mission, strengthened our voice, and grew our partnerships. Here, we'll share just a few of the highlights from 2019.

Tips for Developing a Multi-tiered System of Supports

Where Learning Clicks

Looking for ways to help your students who are struggling academically and behaviorally? Building a multi-tiered system of supports may be your best option. The post Tips for Developing a Multi-tiered System of Supports appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

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.