Wed.Jun 09, 2021

How to Encourage Youth Leadership on Your Campus

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Every student can lead and impact their school and community.

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What Do You Need to Sustain a Culture of Powerful Learning that Leverages Technology?

Digital Promise

What learning looks like and how it is delivered has changed forever. The COVID-19 pandemic laid bare the inequitable access to technology and broadband, particularly for students who have been traditionally marginalized.

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Q&A: Building an Esports Pipeline to College and Beyond

EdTech Magazine

Two years ago, when Christopher Turner joined the faculty at Southern University Laboratory School to teach visual arts and graphic design, he brought with him a love of competitive gaming.

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Here Come the Virtual Academies

Edsurge

A few weeks after Kali Klingler—and millions of other students across the country—had started remote learning last spring, her district announced that its school buildings would remain closed for the rest of the academic year. They would finish out the semester online.

3 Templates for Uncomplicating Your Product Management Process

In this workbook, you’ll find a comprehensive set of templates product development and cross-functional teams can adopt to better leverage your existing skills and your data.

Two superintendents are getting strategic about students’ relationships. Here’s how other schools can follow suit.

The Christensen Institute

An estimated three million students were either offline or completely disengaged from schools last spring, and many more of America’s most vulnerable students—including those accessing in-person or hybrid learning—remain disconnected from the supports they need and the resources they deserve.

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Virtual learning will become more permanent post-COVID

eSchool News

About two in 10 U.S. school districts have already adopted, plan to adopt or are considering adopting virtual learning after the end of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a RAND Corporation study published earlier this year.

Four Reads That Will Improve Your Mindset By @Mjmcalliwrites

Teacher Tech

May was an absolute blast for my weekly bookchats. If you weren’t able to join during our LIVE broadcast, don’t worry about it because I got you!! RealPBL First up, by Ross Cooper and Erin Murphy, was Project Based Learning: Real Questions, Real Answers. How to Unpack PBL and Inquiry.

Pooled COVID-19 testing in schools? Here’s what to know before diving in

eSchool News

Enabling K-12 schools to reopen for in-person learning is a priority for many teachers, administrators, parents, communities, and governments. But health and safety–both for students and school employees–is a top concern.

OPINION: The pandemic is wreaking havoc on the path to and from college

The Hechinger Report

President Joe Biden’s call for two years of free community college is upending the debate about postsecondary education.

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SplashLearn Makes Learning Fun and Creates Fearless Learners

Loved by more than 30 million kids, SplashLearn is a game-based learning program that creates engaging learning experiences to nurture a generation of fearless learners. SplashLearn is the fastest growing elementary school math program in the US, used by more than 440,000 teachers in about 77,000 schools across the United States.

Aperture Education Wins 2021 EdTech Breakthrough Award

eSchool News

Aperture Student Portal, which supports social and emotional learning in high school, is named “Best Competency-based Education Solution”. Charlotte N.C.

STEM Lessons: Make Learning Engaging in Any Environment

techlearning

From 3D printing to STEM-themed escape rooms, there are plenty of STEM lessons to make learning fun

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Five Tips to Stop Students’ Negative Self-Talk in Math

MIND Research Institute

"I hate math. I'll never be good at math, so what's the point of even trying?". Negative self-talk like the above statement gets students nowhere.

Florida Department of Education Approves Lexia Learning for ELA Intervention Courses

eSchool News

Rigorous review process confirms Lexia Core5 Reading and PowerUp Literacy programs are strongly aligned to Florida’s newest standards.

The SaaS Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization

Every SaaS business has a strategic responsibility to improve Conversion Rate Optimization across their product or site. Learn 7 detailed steps to infuse data into your process, surface customer drop-off points, and generate ideas to drive conversion.

The Benefits of Speech-to-Text Technology in All Classrooms

MindShift

During in-person instruction, Vikram Nahal would correct console grips in his role as a Resource Specialist Program (RSP) teacher in Northern California. Learning console grips helps students develop the hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills necessary to correctly form shapes on a page.

Socratic- Helpful Resources to Empower Students Learning

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Socratic is an excellent app students can use to help them with their learning. The app is completely free and offers a wide variety of interesting features. It covers different subjects including: read more

VHS Learning Announces 2021 College Scholarship Winners

eSchool News

Boston — June 8, 2021 —Nonprofit VHS Learning today announced the winners of its 14th annual college scholarship program. In 2020, VHS Learning awarded a total of $5,000 in scholarships to 12 recipients.

Talking About Race and Social Justice In The Classroom

Edthena

Conversations on race and equity have been magnified. Addressing these issues in classrooms requires a social and emotional approach for students. Social justice is about all people being able to benefit from something better. Classrooms are often thought of as a microcosm of society.

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.

Students Learn with Fewer Interruptions Thanks to New Library Check-Out Charging Solutions

eSchool News

Power access issues in schools solved by a new portable charging solution. Bradenton, FL.—May May 25th, 2021—JAR Systems has launched a new Library Check-Out Charging Solution , enabling students to check out power banks from central areas for portable charging at their desks or anywhere on campus.

Combining Virtual Learning and Hands-On Experience

Where Learning Clicks

Focusing on a combination of hands-on experiences and rigorous curriculum, Indiana Agriculture & Technology created an engaging educational experience. The post Combining Virtual Learning and Hands-On Experience appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

Vernier Software & Technology Enhances Physics App and Publishes New E-book to Engage Students in Video Analysis

eSchool News

Vernier Video Analysis ® app and new e-book help students learn important physics concepts in both in-person and remote learning environments.

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Where Learning Clicks

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The Ultimate Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization

Every business has a strategic responsibility to improve Conversion Rate Optimization across their product or site. Learn 7 detailed steps to infuse data into your process, surface customer drop-off points, and generate ideas to drive conversion.

Draftback- Google Docs Add-on to Help You with Your Writing

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Draftback is a good web tool that allows you to playback the revision history of any Google Doc you can edit. You will be able to watch your edits roll out in a video player as if you are watching a.read more

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Listening to the Voices of My 6, 7 and 8th Graders

MiddleWeb

For his final post at the end of the most challenging school year ever, Jeremy Hyler went to his students in grades 6, 7 and 8 and asked them: “Is there something you want to share with the education world?” Here’s what they had to say – and what Jeremy thought about it.

Walton Foundation Executive Leaves to Launch New K-12 Investment Fund

Marketplace K-12

Marc Sternberg, the K-12 education program director for the Walton Family Foundation, is leaving the organization to start a fund meant to support digital-first education companies. The post Walton Foundation Executive Leaves to Launch New K-12 Investment Fund appeared first on Market Brief.

How to provide quality assessment for all disciplines

Turnitin

the ways in which customers used and will continue to use Gradescope to uphold best practices in assessment, which include item analysis and feedback loops

Wireless Projecting with Google Meet

Wireless projecting using Google Meet to replace the Google Cast for Education extension!