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Is Education Due for a Reset

Ask a Tech Teacher

Throughout my career in education, teaching has been prodded, pushed, tweaked, nudged, and reformed. I author a K-12 Technology Curriculum. Each time I update it, I include a list of what has changed since the last update, something like: Windows updated its platform—twice.

Artificial Intelligence: Machine Learning Activities

User Generated Education

My gifted students, grades 4th-6th, selected Artificial Intelligence, as their elective during Spring, 2022 semester. For more about this see Offering Electives to Elementary Students.) The machine learning activities I describe below are part of their larger Artificial Intelligence elective.

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What are the benefits of interdisciplinary teaching?

Neo LMS

Education is and has always been the field that autoregulates in order to provide students the tools to live, adapt, contribute, develop and create better outcomes for themselves and generations to come.

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Leveraging Students’ Strengths to Develop Student Leaders

Education Elements

Kate Sanders, Teacher: How do I empower more student leaders? This question had been circling my brain for months.

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.

Celebrating the Ciena Solutions Challenge Model Schools

Digital Promise

When students are empowered to act on issues they are passionate about, they have the opportunity to positively change their communities and the world around them.

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50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students

TeachThought - Learn better.

50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students by Dennis Lee, StudyPug.com High school is perhaps one of the … 50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students Read More. The post 50 Of The Best Podcasts For High School Students appeared first on TeachThought.

OPINION: We can longer afford to neglect child care providers and our littlest learners

The Hechinger Report

In January, the U.S. Census Bureau released national data showing that nearly 40 percent of parents with children younger than age 5 had experienced disruption in child care in recent weeks.

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50 Learning Reflection Questions For Students

TeachThought - Learn better.

Were you an active or a passive learner? Of what you learned today, what are you most comfortable with and what is still 'iffy'? The post 50 Learning Reflection Questions For Students appeared first on TeachThought. Learning Questioning

4 essential components of behavior support in the classroom

eSchool News

The 2021-2022 school year began full of promise. Students, families, and educators were ready to get back to pre-pandemic learning routines.

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 eGlass Brings Digital Innovation to the Classic Chalkboard

EdTech Magazine

While the chalkboard has served as a classic teaching tool for centuries, the past few decades have seen teachers shifting to the tidier whiteboard or the multifaceted interactive smart board.

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Rethinking campus mental health to better serve LGBTQ+ students and others

The Hechinger Report

The need for mental health services on campuses across the country has intensified during the pandemic.

Helping Middle Level Students Self-Regulate

MiddleWeb

When kids struggle to stay on task, reach goals, and take ownership of their learning, they lack self-regulation. Using clear text and video explanations, Amy Gaumer Erickson and Pattie Noonan break down the four components of self-regulation that will help students succeed.

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It’s not about the tech you have, it’s how you use it

eSchool News

In this week’s episode of Getting There: Innovations in Education , hosted by Kevin Hogan: 3 edtech trends to watch in 2022 Virtual schools can serve students with special needs —and do it well Fostering Student Well-Being with Microsoft Education Solutions.

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).

Building A Multi-Tiered System of Supports (MTSS) Framework for Mental Health

techlearning

Experts recommend a multi-tiered system of supports (MTSS) that can help students get the mental health assistance they need to flourish both socially and academically

Guiding Young People Not to Colleges or Careers — But to Good Lives

ED Surge

Dino Sabic of Chattanooga, Tenn. Photo by Kathleen Greeson for EdSurge. Who are you? If you saw this question on a government form, you’d likely respond in a practical fashion, checking boxes about how the world perceives you. Where were you born? What’s your family’s income? What’s your race?

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The Principal of Change

I never wanted to be a vice principal. . But within a day of being on the job, I loved it. I felt I was doing something that I was meant to do and really enjoyed the opportunity. . On the second day, I wanted to be a principal. It was not because my principal wasn’t effective.

Want Students Who Think for Themselves? Let’s Eliminate Our Standardized School System

ED Surge

Morita, you were wrong. School is not the problem. Students are the problem.” This statement was shared by a former middle school student of mine during his freshman year of high school. John* was getting all A’s and one B in stark contrast to the B’s, C’s, and D’s received in middle school.

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 ST Math’s Problem Solving Process Develops Social Emotional Learning Skills

MIND Research Institute

Want to help your students become well-rounded mathematical thinkers? Start practicing SEL skills using the Problem Solving Process. Many ST Math teachers have seen the benefits of incorporating social-emotional learning (SEL) lessons into their math instruction time.

COVID Brought Attention To Early Childhood Education. Here’s How Investors Are Responding.

ED Surge

One thing the pandemic has made clear, many experts say, is that families with young children need more support than they’re getting. The shuttering of child care centers forced many parents to leave their jobs, fueling the Great Resignation. And a U.S.

Podcast - "Thought Stopping and Patron De-escalation" + Dangerous Situations Webinar

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've just posted a new Dr. Albrecht podcast in our " Library Service, Safety, & Security " section of Library 2.0 : " Thought Stopping and Patron De-escalation." "My My topic for this half hour, is kind of a fun one, it is a concept called thought stopping, which I'll explain in some detail.

What Colleges and Job-Training Programs Can Learn From Teenagers’ Hopes and Fears

ED Surge

Education Technology Higher Education Diversity and Equity Access and Affordability Workforce Training Student Voice

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.

Income-Share Agreements Aren't the Revolution We Thought They'd Be

ED Surge

Some entrepreneurs and educators have seen Income Share Agreements , or ISAs, as a new way to improve diversity and access to higher education. The idea is students pay nothing up front for college but pledge to pay a percentage of their wages for a set time after they graduate and get a job.

Zaila Avant-garde Made Spelling Bee History. What Will the 15-Year Old Do Next?

ED Surge

If you were just tuning into the Scripps National Spelling Bee last summer, settling in to watch the competition play out, for the first time, during a pandemic, you might not have noticed Zaila Avant-garde as anyone other than Speller 133. At least not at first.