Fri.Oct 15, 2021

Digital Citizenship Week–Oct. 18-22–Here’s What You Need

Ask a Tech Teacher

Learning that will help you learn how to teach digital citizenship to your students. Below, you’ll find everything from a full year-long curriculum to professional development for teachers: Resources: Digital Citizenship: What to Teach When (a video).

Retrieval practice, CBE, and what we value regarding student learning

Dangerously Irrelevant

A number of educators across the country are finding great value in ‘learning science’ books such as Powerful Teaching: Unleash the Science of Learning. In Powerful Teaching , the authors focus on the potential of: Retrieval practice – “pulling information out of students’ heads (e.g.,

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Should K–12 Schools Be Hesitant to Spend Federal Funds?

EdTech Magazine

K–12 schools are seeing a wealth of federal funding in response to the pandemic, yet in some cases — such as with the latest round of Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) support — this money is going unclaimed. Of the ECF’s available $7.17

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420,000 homeless kids went missing from schools’ rolls last year. They may never be found

The Hechinger Report

GEORGE, Utah — A week before school started in this sunny desert city, Mike Carr waited at the front desk of the only emergency youth shelter in this southern Utah county. This story also appeared in Deseret News.

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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.

Focusing on safety can help schools mitigate teacher stress

eSchool News

A defining feature of the COVID-19 pandemic is the haze of uncertainty in which we now live. Are cases rising or falling? Which activities are deemed “safe” for the vaccinated? And now that most U.S. schools have re-opened in person, will they stay open, and can they keep COVID-19 at bay?

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Flinn Scientific Launches New Contest for STEM Educators in Celebration of Mole Day

eSchool News

In celebration of the upcoming Mole Day on October 23 rd , Flinn Scientific is asking STEM educators to share their favorite way of teaching students about the size of a mole – a scientific unit that is often hard for students to conceptualize – for a chance to win up to $500 in Visa gift cards.

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Facing post-graduation “firsts” and uncertainty about DACA’s future, undocumented students turn to each other for support

The Hechinger Report

Life after college can be difficult to navigate for any graduate, but for undocumented students, the challenges can be greater. How do you decide which health insurance package to enroll in at your first professional job? What is a 401k, and how much should you contribute each paycheck?

This district’s dedication to digital tech carried students through COVID

eSchool News

The COVID-19 pandemic is far from over, and that means educators across the globe are still finding inventive and innovative ways to support and teach students in classrooms, during hybrid instruction, and in virtual settings.

Restoring America’s Democracy Through Education?

Edsurge

“If the ladder of educational opportunity rises high at the doors of some youth and scarcely rises at the doors of others, while at the same time formal education is made a prerequisite to occupational and social advance, then education may become the means, not of eliminating race and class distinctions, but of deepening and solidifying them.”

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.

Digital Magazines Now Available to K-12 Schools Worldwide in Sora Reading App

eSchool News

In response to educators’ need for more digital content to support classroom learning, OverDrive Education now offers popular digital magazines to schools around the world via the Sora student reading app.

Dyslexia- Teaching Resources and Tools

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

October is National Dyslexia Month, an occasion during which Educational Technology and Mobile Learning highlights resources and tools that educators and teachers can use to make learning more.read more. Dyslexia tools Special education tools

iTutor’s Virtual Quarantine Classroom Offers Educational Lifeline for COVID-Affected South Carolina and New York Students

eSchool News

Do You Have These Top Traits of Effective Instructional Leaders?

Edthena

Instructional leadership can take many forms and have many titles: academic coach, curriculum specialist, principal, district administrator, and more. And according to one expert, all those instructional leaders share one thing in common. And it’s something that they don’t do.

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.

Here Is A Good Avatar Making Tool for Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

AvatarMaker is a good web tool that students can use to easily create various types of avatars. This tool which I discovered through a tweet by Noreen Dooley is featured in TCEA's ebook entitled 51.read more. avatar creation tools Social emotional learning

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Consider This: Civics!

SpeechTechie

Consider This has mostly been an exploration of resources used a bunch of different ways, but we also can consider how different curriculum topics can be used to target many speech and language and social communication objectives (and in this case, some resources that go with this idea).

Pine Labs unveils speedier, secure online payment products

AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Pine Labs , one of Asia’s leading merchant commerce platforms , has unveiled a range of speedier and secure online payment products with the launch of Plural.

Dr. Albrecht Library 2.0 Blog: "Best Boss-Worst Boss Exercise" | "Team Success" Webinar

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We've posted a new blog post from Dr. Steve Albrecht in our " Library Service, Safety, & Security" section of Library 2.0 : "The "Best Boss – Worst Boss" Exercise: Assessing Yourself as a Library Leader" One way to think about how to be a better library leader is to think about who was a good leader for you.

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.

Mastercard, Grab bring high-quality skills training to business partners

AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Mastercard and Grab have launched a regional partnership to facilitate new skills to millions of informal workers and small businesses in Southeast Asia (SEA).