Fri.May 31, 2019

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Summer

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Linda Kardamis talks about how we can make the most of our summer. Get ready to rock summertime with these five ideas. Blog Post/ Podcast Sponsor: Advancement Courses Now is the time to plan your summer!

How To 296

30+ digital escape rooms (plus tips and tools for creating your own)

Ditch That Textbook

Digital escape rooms, also referred to as digital breakouts, are a great way to bring gameplay and problem solving to any lesson or unit. They can be an exciting and engaging activity for the whole class or as an option for early finishers. In a spin on the popular Escape Room challenge, a digital version […]. DitchBook Twitter chat Ed Tech Gamification Teaching breakoutedu digital digital breakoutedu digital escape room digital escape rooms edtech games in the classroom gamification

Last Chance for this College-credit Class (557)

Ask a Tech Teacher

MTI 557: Building Digital Citizens. Starts Monday, June 3, 2019! Last chance to sign up. Click this link ; scroll down to MTI 557 and click for more information and to sign up.

Addressing Social Emotional Learning in EDU

CUE

Social Emotional Learning has – in recent years – become a priority in many districts. Youth suicide rates have shown a steady rise in recent years and the number of violent occurrences in schools is also on the incline.

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.

10 Ways Interactive Touch Screen Displays Improve Education

ViewSonic Education

There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for ideal classroom display solutions. Fortunately, schools have options. Most classrooms benefit (hugely) from at least one interactive touch screen display. Many find that more than one display is ideal for flexible classrooms that maximize active learning.

More Trending

Gizmos & Gadgets Lets Kids Create, Control and Share Electronic Projects

techlearning

Gizmos & Gadgets is an app for the littleBits platform that uses electronic building blocks that can be combined and recombined to make endless inventions

96

Learn why Synth is the Perfect FREE Application for Teachers who want to bring Audio and Video Podcasting into their Classrooms.

TeacherCast

Welcome to the TeacherCast Educational Network. Are you interested in having your students create audio or video podcasts this year? Learn why Synth is the best application for your classroom today!

Video 88

The Week. It’s the 2019 version of our favorite Weekly Reader that your kids need

techlearning

Students access articles, editorials, and resources covering a variety of topics on a regular basis

FREE Podcast Show Notes Template that Attracts Listeners and Converts Subscribers!

TeacherCast

Welcome to the TeacherCast Educational Network. The TeacherCast FREE SEO Friendly Educational Podcasting Show Notes is the best resource for helping Google Search find your podcast to help you grow your podcast today!

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.

3 things to know about school network security

eSchool News

Cyber attacks account for more than half of all incidents in education–all the more reason why school network security should be a top priority for IT leaders, according to a new report.

Data 108

14 Great Ways To Use Google Apps While Attending The #ISTE Conference This Year

TeacherCast

Welcome to the TeacherCast Educational Network. Are you attending a MEGA-CONFERENCE this year? Here are some ways that Google Apps can help keep you organized!

7 programs that are transforming education

eSchool News

Innovative tools and strategies are transforming education, and the best educators recognize this growing trend and harness it to benefit their students.

#FactFriday: An industry-recognized credential is one that’s endorsed by a nationally recognized association.

ExcelinEd

Credentials Matter , a first-of-its-kind analysis by Excel in Ed and Burning Glass Technologies, examines whether the credentials students earn align with real-world employer demand.

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.

A Good Website for Free Photos to Use in Your Presentations

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Here is a good website teachers and students can use in their educational activities. Everystockphoto, which we have reviewed in an earlier post , is a search engine that allows you to.read more

Connected pedagogy: Social networks

Learning with 'e's

Photo by Steve Wheeler In a previous post I outlined some of the metrics around the use of digital media, technologies and social networks. I wrote that: "The age of social technologies has radically transformed the way we live our lives, and that includes how we learn and teach.

Techpalooza 2019 – Sherman ISD

Shake Up Learning

The post Techpalooza 2019 – Sherman ISD appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Techpalooza 2019 – shakeup.link/macul19. Presentations and Resources by Kasey Bell. Shake Up Learning 2019.

Study 37

Here Is A Great YouTube Tool for Teachers and Educators

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A few years ago we reviewed ViewPure, an interesting web tool that enables you to watch YouTube videos in clutter and distraction-free space. ViewPure removes all the distractive features that.read more. 2019 youtube tools

Video 47

Key Elements for Successful eLearning Projects

Discover how this rapid development process creates engaging, custom learning solutions on a timeline that works for you, why a strong learning culture is important, and how to showcase your Return on Learning (ROL) using data to tell the story.