Tue.Oct 12, 2021

Tech to Help With Masks

Ask a Tech Teacher

The pandemic has changed teaching in many ways–remove vs. in-person vs. hybrid for one, the need for internet access in homes for another. Schools struggle to find the right technology to address these many changing needs.

13 ways to connect music and lyrics to class

Ditch That Textbook

Songs can embed themselves deeply in our minds and our memories. Can you remember a specific song that immediately takes you back to a place and time in your past?For

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5 Strategies for a more eco-friendly classroom

Neo LMS

Global warming, endangered species, water pollution, and overwhelmingly full landfills are just a few of the reasons why people are considering going green. Only in the US, 46% of lakes are too polluted for fishing or swimming.

Scaling supportive accountability: Jean Rhodes’ take on the future of mentoring relationships

The Christensen Institute

Last spring, I had the chance to speak with Jean Rhodes, a leading researcher in the world of mentoring, and author of the book Older and Wiser: New Ideas for Youth Mentoring in the 21st Century.

WW2 to COVID-19: How Remote Tools Help Reinforce Development Post-Program eLearning

Speaker: Pat D'Amico, Founder and CEO of About-Face Development

In a world where virtual learning is here to stay, answering the question of “What now?” requires us to thoughtfully evaluate how we got here and how we can leverage the knowledge gained during the pandemic to address one of trainings greatest historical challenges – how we reinforce learning to move from knowledge to behavior change. Join Pat D'Amico, Founder and CEO of About-Face Development, LLC, for this illuminating discussion on how to keep the gears turning

The Link Between Edtech, Curiosity and Creativity in the Classroom

Edsurge

“Why do wolves howl at the moon?” “How How do cars move?” “Why Why don’t haircuts hurt?” When it comes to engagement, teachers value learning experiences that address the whole child—creatively, cognitively and emotionally.

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4 ways to support the growing role robotics will have in society

eSchool News

In the past decade, robotics have evolved from a sci-fi fantasy set in some distant future to an industry capable of producing present-tense toys, companions , workers and self-driving cars. And this is just the beginning.

SplashLearn Courses Are Live K-5 Math And Reading Classes

TeachThought - Learn better.

SplashLearn Courses are engaging, live K-5 Math and Reading tutoring classes for elementary school-aged students. The post SplashLearn Courses Are Live K-5 Math And Reading Classes appeared first on TeachThought. Technology Math

12 Things to Start with in Google Classroom

Teacher Tech

12 things to get started with using Google Classroom. The post 12 Things to Start with in Google Classroom appeared first on Teacher Tech. Classroom GC-Beginner Google classroom google

For English Learners to Thrive, Community and Culture are Necessary

Edsurge

After a professional development session for my teacher education program, I met with my supervisor to express a concern about a required program activity for my students. I told my supervisor the design and language used in the activity were not accessible to my students.

LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

How we can reach Communication 4.0

eSchool News

Since early in the pandemic, teachers, administrators, parents, and students have been called upon to do things differently. At first, there were band-aids put in place just to try to make it to the end of the 2019-2020 school year. Surely the pandemic would be only a temporary inconvenience.

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How Can I Get a Faster WiFi Connection Without Spending Anything?

techlearning

Get a faster WiFi connection with these tips that will save you money while giving you speed

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What Steps Can K–12 IT Teams Take in the Face of Increasing Cyberattacks?

EdTech Magazine

School districts are facing increased cybersecurity risks, continuing a trend we’ve seen over the past few years, which was exacerbated by last year’s shift to online learning.

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The Tyranny of Letter Grades

Edsurge

Our current grading system can be a way for kids to prove themselves, win college scholarships, or gain admission to highly selective colleges. It also can turn into a game that encourages comparison to fictional “averages.”

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.

Teaching approach to handle cognitive challenges that students face : Part 2

Linways Technologies

Cognitive Challenges are factors that affect a learner with memory, problem-solving, and comprehension difficulties. Teachers often face a lot of difficulties and time constraints in addressing the Cognitive Challenges faced by students.

ASU+GSV, the “Go-To” Conference for PreK-Gray

edWeb.net

By Rachel Langenhorst, Instructional Coach and Tech Integrationist, Rock Valley School District (IA). There is nothing quite like San Diego. You can’t beat the perfect weather, the sun-soaked beaches, and delicious local foods. That is, until you bring the ASU+GSV Summit to this California paradise.

@Xencelabs Quick Keys Review Plus How to Customize for Any App Including as a Controller for @mmhmmapp

techieMusings

I’m excited to share some ideas for using Xencelabs Quick Keys , which allows you to set up to 40 customized shortcuts to improve your workflow in any app. In my demo and review, I share a step-by-step walkthrough of how I’ve set up my Quick Keys.

Making Success Easier to Achieve

The Principal of Change

One of the significant shifts in my health journey is not that I have worked hard at it (I feel I always have), but that I have become more disciplined. I have always exercised, but my eating habits have changed significantly. I am pretty focused on not only what I eat but when I eat.

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.

Singapore’s Digital Mental Healthcare startup ThoughtFull bags $1.1 million in seed funding

AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Singapore -based digital mental health platform ThoughtFull has raised US$1.1

5 Reasons To Attend TeacherTalks

MIND Research Institute

When it comes to maximizing your ST Math implementation, staying on top of the latest features and educational trends will give you the best learning outcomes.

SoftBank Ventures Asia invests in Korean startup Sketchsoft’s $3.2m Series A

AsiaTechDaily

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Measuring Some Sort of Pandemic Progress

eSchool News

The COVID-19 pandemic is still very much with us and continues to affect millions of teachers and students who wrestle with the challenges of hybrid, virtual, and full in-person learning scenarios.

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.

Vietnamese startup Loship is scaling up its business by making a social impact during the pandemic

AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register During the fourth Covid-19 wave, Vietnam witnessed a surge in homegrown startups, toiling to turn the global crisis into an opportunity.

Math Help on Demand by Math Games Provides Kids 24/7 Access to Teacher-led Lessons

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Games are an amazing platform for learning. In fact every great game is a learning experience. Math Games has over 1200 different ways to practice math and presents these skills to students through.read more. Math games

India-based education infrastructure provider, Teachmint partners with Malaysian EdTech firm Pandai

AsiaTechDaily

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Blog - The Growing Importance of Intangible Skills in Hiring: Preparing for the Impending Shift in Recruitment

Agreeya

Now more than ever, recruiters are looking for more holistic skill sets in the candidates they hire. In today’s competitive job market, it’s not enough to just deliver on core skills. Whether hiring for a senior or entry-level role, intangible or soft skills such as attitude, work ethics and other behavioral traits can mean the […]. Read More… Staffing

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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.