Fri.Dec 21, 2018

The Internet of Things in K-12

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From smart toys and clothing to smart homes and cities, the Internet of Things (IoT) is quickly becoming integrated into all aspects of our lives, and its influence and reach are only going to keep expanding. Gartner predicted that spending on IoT worldwide would reach $1.5

Experts discuss provisioning and zero-touch enrollments

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Hear modern organizations discuss a new era of provisioning and see how you can move away from traditional imaging methods in your environment

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College Credit Classes onTechnology in Education

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Through the Midwest Teachers Institute , I offer four college-credit classes that teach how to blend technology with traditional lesson plans. They include all the ebooks, videos, and other resources required so you don’t spend any more than what is required to register for the class.

5 Tips For Chinese Students Who Want To Apply To US Universities

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As overall international enrollment in US universities drops, one country is still increasing its share of students: China. The number of students who are coming to the States from China rose 6.8%

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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.

College Credit Classes onTechnology in Education

Ask a Tech Teacher

Through the Midwest Teachers Institute , I offer four college-credit classes that teach how to blend technology with traditional lesson plans. They include all the ebooks, videos, and other resources required so you don’t spend any more than what is required to register for the class.

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K–12 Schools See Emergence of Esports Clubs [#Infographic]

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K–12 Schools See Emergence of Esports Clubs [#Infographic]. eli.zimmerman_9856. Fri, 12/21/2018 - 09:25. The number of K–12 competitive esports clubs and teams is increasing across the country as the legitimacy of competitive gaming in education rises. . A surge in global interest and investment from higher education institutions is encouraging K–12 schools to look beyond the typical stereotype associated with video games to find real educational value. “We’re

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Share Your Best Work

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Peter Paccone describes 8 ways you can share your best lessons, ideas and more with your fellow teachers! In a recent Edutopia article, Peter Paccone writes that teachers who share their work are reflective in their practice and striving to be better teachers.

Applied Digital Skills – Research and Develop a Topic: Historical Figures Lesson Notes

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The Applied Digital Skills program allows me to serve as a guide on the side (rather than the sage on the stage) to provide on-demand, in the moment help when my student need it

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Arne Duncan: 6 Lessons I’ve Learned From My Time in Education

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Education is the surest path out of poverty. You can’t imagine a world in which people succeed without providing them with a world-class education. I’ve been in education my whole life: My mother set up a tutoring program for kids in our Chicago neighborhood. Eventually, I was in charge of Chicago’s 600 schools. Then my friend, Barack Obama, became President of the United States and he asked me to develop an education strategy for the country.

Teachers’ Guide to Plagiarism

This article provides teachers with a step-by-step guide on how to handle plagiarism in the classroom: it examines the definition of the term "plagiarism" and its types with examples, describes common reasons students plagiarize, and provides tips for teachers to detect and prevent plagiarism among students.

Authentic Project Based Learning: Santa Believes in PBL… Do You?

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The Driving Question is the key to any effective PBL project. This question must be direct and open a student-centric understanding of what is to be eventually accomplished and learned. While giving the students a sense of mission, it is proactive and open-ended

Sharing Our Reading Lives

Reading By Example

It can be challenging to sell some students on reading without being readers ourselves. So it is important as teachers and leaders to share our reading lives. As a school leader, I believe making my reading life more public is influential on students, staff, and even families.

Bring the World to the Classroom With Google Earth App

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Cool geographical exploration tool has endless classroom applications

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A Collection of Good Math Resources for Teachers and Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Here is an updated version of our popular chart featuring some good resources for math teachers and students. We organized these resources into the following categories: iPad math apps, Android math.read more

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

India Learning Company BYJU’s Takes in $540M in Funding, Eyes U.S. Education Market

Marketplace K-12

BYJU's CEO Byju Raveendran said the company will be making its first-ever attempts to bring its tech-delivered product to the United States and Britain. The post India Learning Company BYJU’s Takes in $540M in Funding, Eyes U.S. Education Market appeared first on Market Brief. Marketplace K-12 International / Global Markets Mergers and Acquisitions

This Is How to Convert Video Having Format MOV to MP4?

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

MOV is found to be a video format that is associated with Quicktime. Developed by Apple the video extension uses a unique algorithm to compress audio and videos. Being a proprietary of Apple, it can.read more

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Assessment Company ACT, Touting Broader Mission, Acquires Knovation

Marketplace K-12

The Iowa City, Iowa-based nonprofit has made its latest in a string of acquisitions and investments, snapping up Knovation, a company focused on content curation. The post Assessment Company ACT, Touting Broader Mission, Acquires Knovation appeared first on Market Brief. Marketplace K-12 Assessment / Testing Curriculum / Digital Curriculum Mergers and Acquisitions Product Development Product Research