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7 things K-12 IT teams can do now to manage OT risks

eSchool News

The education sector continues to get slammed by cyberattacks. Microsoft’s Global Threat Activity Map by Industry shows that, as of June 16, education institutions had been victims of 5.9 million malware attacks within the last 30 days.

Social-Emotional Learning Part I: Self-awareness

Catlin Tucker

In my previous blog post titled “ Social-Emotional Learning Series: Cultivating Skills All Students Need to Thrive ,” I identified classroom management, lack of engagement, and general student apathy as challenges that plagued the 2021-2022 school year.

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How to Transition from Summer Break to the First Days of School

Waterford

The first day of school is right around the corner! Students aren’t the only one who feel jitters during back to school season. Teachers and families alike both anticipate and dread the end of summer break. If this is you, you’re not alone.

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How to Collect Coaching Data and Create A Dynamic Data Dashboard

TeacherCast

This post was originally created and posted on the website TeacherCast Educational Network. The only place to read this as the original content is [link]. Every day, Instructional Coaches enter their schools bright-eyed and ready to go.

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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.

PROOF POINTS: Paper books linked to stronger readers in an international study

The Hechinger Report

An international study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development found that students who had more books at home reported that they enjoyed reading more. Teens who read more paper books scored higher on reading assessments. Credit: Jill Barshay/The Hechinger Report.

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Fast – Add Student Birthdays to Google Calendar

Teacher Tech

Add multiple Google Calendar events at once. CalAdd by Alice Keeler makes it fast to add student birthdays to Google Calendar. Or any list of calendar events. The post Fast – Add Student Birthdays to Google Calendar appeared first on Teacher Tech.

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How to Discuss Eco-Anxiety with Students

techlearning

Many students are experiencing eco-anxiety as they witness the effects of climate change

For New Teachers: How to Keep Kids on Task

MiddleWeb

Effective class management begins with dynamic planning and engagement, writes instructional specialist Miriam Plotinsky. Teachers who focus not just on delivering information but responding to student feedback in the moment can avoid “helicoptor teacher” syndrome. Here’s how.

6 Ways to Promote Empathy & Flexibility in Online Class

techlearning

Instructional designer Holly Owens offers tips for ways to prioritize empathy, flexibility, and ultimately, student success in online classes

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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.

Interactive Displays Facilitate Collaborative Learning in K–12 Spaces

EdTech Magazine

The future of learning is collaborative, and the modern classroom is starting to reflect this. Educators are looking for ways to create a more collaborative learning environment, and interactive displays are one tool helping to bring about greater student engagement.

What is Calendly and How Can It Be Used by Teachers? Tips & Tricks

techlearning

Calendly is a scheduling platform that offers a free version that can help educators and those they meet with save time

6 Great Financial Literacy Books for Kids and Students

Educators Technology

Financial literacy is one of the key literacies that have long been disregarded in mainstream k-12 education.

ASUS ExpertBooks Equip Teachers with All the Right Features

EdTech Magazine

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the K–12 education community in many ways. One positive effect has been the broad recognition that teachers need up-to-date, effective technology in the classroom to meet students’ learning needs.

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).

New Teachers Need More Support. Here's an Easy Way to Help

ED Surge

In Secretary Cardona’s vision to elevate the teaching profession, he highlights three priorities: improving teacher pipeline, supporting teacher growth and investing in teacher retention.

5 Steps to Find the Right Morning Routine for You

Cool Cat Teacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. I've seen many productivity gurus do it — experiment on what works for them. What foods, vitamins, morning routines, and more give them the most energy.

Teacher-Authors: What’s Happening on my Writer’s Blog

Ask a Tech Teacher

A lot of teacher-authors read my WordDreams blog. In this monthly column, I share one of the most popular posts from the past month on my writer’s blog, WordDreams. . Tech Tips for Writers is an occasional post on overcoming Tech Dread.

KITABOO seamlessly integrates with Moodle to deliver high-end content

Kitaboo on EdTech

Developed by Martin Dougiamas in 2002, Moodle is an acronym for Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment.

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!

Master Asker of Questions

The Thinking Stick

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OPINION: More police in schools are not the answer. It’s up to educators to make schools safe

The Hechinger Report

It may be summer break for students, but many educational leaders are once again spending their days thinking of ways to keep children safe in the coming school year.

In ‘The Stolen Year,’ Anya Kamenetz Looks For Who To Blame During Pandemic. Is It All Of Us?

ED Surge

History is supposed to guide us toward a better future; at least, that’s the argument for Anya Kamanetz’s new book " The Stolen Year: How COVID Changed Children’s Lives, and Where We Go Now." We certainly need a better future!