Mon.Nov 29, 2021

Protect Your Network Against Bad Password Habits

EdTech Magazine

Cybersecurity solutions have long tried to account for human error. Districts may invest time and money into training staff and students on best practices for keeping their networks secure, including everything from recognizing phishing attempts to password hygiene.

Here’s a Preview of December

Ask a Tech Teacher

Here’s a preview of what’s coming up on Ask a Tech Teacher in December: Lots of ideas for Hour of Code. Re-adding Rigor to Math. Holiday Websites and Projects. Have Santa Call Your Kids. Update your Online Presence. Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-18 technology for 30 years.

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The Importance of Involving Stakeholders Throughout the Strategic Planning Process

Education Elements

To see students and community members in action - that is the stuff we, as educators, dream about. Most recently in a suburban school district outside of Cincinnati, Ohio.

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4 ways a STEAM-centered curriculum is critical to youth education

eSchool News

A few months into the 2021-22 school year, teachers, parents, and students are once again confronted with the devastating reality of pandemic-prompted learning loss.

6 Tips for EdTech Evaluation by Adult Learning Institutions

Many continuing adult education institutions have turned to technology used by higher ed with the following benefits: elevates teaching and learning, scales to address changes in staffing, enrollment and budget, and protects student and institutional data.

Embrace Cheating Tools

Teacher Tech

Students cheat with Google Translate or Photomath or a variety of tools. Do not fight it, embrace it! The post Embrace Cheating Tools appeared first on Teacher Tech. EdTech Tool

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Creating a market for people who need jobs

The Christensen Institute

What is the value of schooling in a country where many who are educated are unemployed and struggle to make a living? That is the question that troubled Valmir Pereira, the CEO of Mind Lab.

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Trauma Is Everywhere. My Experience With It Made Me a Better Teacher.

Edsurge

Content Warning: pregnancy loss/stillbirth. One Saturday morning in 2015, at 37½ weeks of pregnancy, I couldn’t feel my baby move. I waited for a kick or a shift of movement that never came.

NEW Drawing Feature in Canva

EdTechTeacher

Exciting news from Canva this past weekend! The application has created the opportunity for users to do some freehand DRAWING. There are four drawing tools available including a pen, marker, glow pen, and highlighter. Each drawing tool can be adjusted for size and transparency.

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One of the World’s Best-Funded Edtech Companies Is Investing In AI Moonshots. Can It Work?

Edsurge

The Indian edtech giant Byju’s keeps getting bigger , having raised more than $4.5 billion since it was founded 10 years ago. This month the company made clear its ambitious research agenda: to achieve the science-fiction dream of building next-generation teaching aids with artificial intelligence.

White Paper: Enabling digital creativity with Augmented Reality in K12 education

We have conducted 2 research projects on teaching with AR. This research has been conducted with the UiO and the UiS. The resulting white paper is an in-depth look at the state of creative learning through the use of 3D modeling and exploration in AR.

Esports in the CTE Classroom: Discord Bot Development

techlearning

Learning the basics of bot development will provide students with a job skill they can take into any future role

NEW Line Tool and Color Picker Features in Canva

EdTechTeacher

At the end of November 2021, Canva announced some additional opportunities for design tools in their web application. Both a line creation tool and color picker were unveiled. By simply selecting the letter L key on your keyboard, you can now create a line in Canva, and the fun doesn’t stop there.

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5 principles for an equitable SEL initiative

eSchool News

According to a recent report , fewer than one in four teachers say social-emotional learning (SEL) is implemented in their school on a programmatic, schoolwide basis. More than two decades of research proves that SEL yields positive results for students, adults, and school communities.

From Associate to B.A.: More people can finish a four-year degree at community colleges

The Hechinger Report

For decades, the distinction between community colleges and four-year colleges has been clear: a student’s stay at community college is generally shorter, and admission is largely open, often oriented around job skills.

2021 Trends in Online Student Demographics

BestColleges.com’s second annual report on online student demographics explores the characteristics of today’s online students and their insights on college decision-making and the online learning experience amid the challenges of COVID-19.

5 Teaching Tips From The Coach & Educator Who Inspired Ted Lasso

techlearning

Basketball coach and math teacher Donnie Campbell, one of the inspirations for Jason Sudeikis’ Ted Lasso, shares his strategies for inspiring young people in the classroom and on the court

Conversation: Building Knowledge Through Project-Based Learning

TeachThought - Learn better.

One could reasonably cite the complexity of constructivist teaching and learning as a reason to default to more traditional teaching methods. The post Conversation: Building Knowledge Through Project-Based Learning appeared first on TeachThought. Teaching Project-Based Learning

What is Twitch and How Can It Be Used for Teaching? Tips and Tricks

techlearning

Twitch can be used for teaching as a great way to digitally connect with students

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PROOF POINTS: Most manufacturing certificate holders don’t get jobs in manufacturing

The Hechinger Report

A student practices how to use a knee mill, a metalworking machine, during a manufacturing class. More than 100,000 adults earned earned entry-level manufacturing certifications at community and technical colleges between 2005 and 2018, but only 40 percent worked in manufacturing afterward.

2021 Trends in College Career and Employment Planning

In this second annual report, part of the BestColleges.com research series, 624 business leaders shared how their companies and organizations currently recruit and hire college students from both online and campus-based programs.

Conversation: Building Knowledge Through Project-Based Learning

TeachThought - Learn better.

One could reasonably cite the complexity of constructivist teaching and learning as a reason to default to more traditional teaching methods. The post Conversation: Building Knowledge Through Project-Based Learning appeared first on TeachThought. Teaching Project-Based Learning

NIL Equals Money + Workforce and Talent Development

Mindspark Learning

On July 1st, 2021, the collegiate sports world was forever changed. As of 12:01am on that day, collegiate athletes are now free to rack up deals and paid sponsorships without being in jeopardy of losing their scholarships for doing so.

Team from SGH & PWS win Innovplus award 2021 (Nov)

Playware Studios

A joint team from SGH and PWS won the SGD 200,000 innvplus grant from inlab.

Quizalize Code and Login Guide for Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Quizalize code and Quizalize login were the topic of a number of emails I received after posting Quizalize tutorial for teachers. While Quizalize FAQ page offers all the tips you need to.read more. game-based learning tools Quizalize

Why Genentech Is Transforming the Employee Experience for Mental Health Leave

Speaker: Deborah Olson, Lead Strategist, Genentech, a member of the Roche Group & Smita Das, MD, PhD, MPH, Medical Director, Lyra Health

Employees with the greatest mental health needs often find themselves navigating a complex disability system. Streamlining their mental health leave and recovery time leads to an overall more productive workforce. In this Lyra webinar, hear how Genentech is changing the employee experience to provide fast access to care for members who are suffering from severe mental health needs.

Using Data to Elevate Student Achievement

N2Y

You have data—now what do you do with& it? As a special educator, you likely spend a lot of time collecting and reporting data. However, this information requires careful analysis to truly have an impact on student achievement.

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Access Partnership acquires Singapore’s AlphaBeta

AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Global technology public policy firm Access Partnership announced its integration with Singapore-based strategy and economics consultancy AlphaBeta.

NBA Math Hoops

Technology Tidbits

NBA Math Hoops is a super-fun free mobile (iOS/Android) app that helps students strengthen their Math skills while building their fantasy basketball team. Best of all, Math Hoops uses actual NBA stats that lets students create their "dream" teams then play a game of basketball.

Grab leads latest funding round in Indonesia’s Bareksa

AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Grab has led the Series C funding round in Bareksa , the Indonesian integrated digital investment platform , according to reports.

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.