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Guest post: Caston Binger Explains How the Digital Revolution Has Transformed Education

EdTech4Beginners

The digital revolution has profoundly impacted all aspects of our lives, including education. Traditional educational methods are no longer adequate in preparing students for the workforce of the 21st century. Educators must embrace new technologies and adapt their teaching methods accordingly to keep up with the ever-changing landscape.

3 Strategies That Position Students to Take Responsibility for Their Progress and Behavior

Catlin Tucker

The final stretch of the school year between spring break and the last day of class presents unique challenges. The sunshine and spring weather impacts the students’ ability to focus. Teachers and students are exhausted and ready for a break.

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Earth Day Classroom Activities

Ask a Tech Teacher

Every year, the world celebrates Earth Day on April 22nd, a day the United Nations recognizes as International Mother Earth Day. It is a day to remind ourselves of the importance of clean air, fresh water, and unlittered land.

How Student Choice Helped Me Grow Out of My Perfectionism

Education Elements

I am a recovering perfectionist. As a kid, I always colored within the lines of my coloring book; not because I wanted to follow the rules, but because I enjoyed precision. As a teacher, I bought a laser level tool so that my posters would all be hung at the exact same height.

Intent Signal Data 101

Intent signal data helps B2B marketers engage with buyers sooner in the sales cycle. But there are many confusing terms used to describe intent data. Read this infographic to better understand three common areas of confusion.

30 K–12 IT Influencers to Follow in 2022

EdTech Magazine

There is no innovation without innovators. This year, EdTech sought out the IT innovators and collaborators who are making meaningful changes in K–12 education. Their work is driving the next iteration of educational technology and digital transformation.

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Weighing the best strategies for reading intervention

The Hechinger Report

CARTERET, N.J. Carolyn Welch passed out shallow trays of colored sand to the six kindergarteners gathered in her small room at Columbus School. Hold up the finger you use to write with,” she said, raising her index finger. Make a C in your board.”. This story also appeared in Mind/Shift.

5 Tips for Educators From The Superintendent of the Year

techlearning

Superintendent of the Year Curtis Cain advises educators to keep alive the spirit of innovation that emerged during the pandemic and to remember how important the work they do is

OPINION: Mental health services are crucially important for student success but often overlooked

The Hechinger Report

Many high school seniors are anxiously awaiting admissions decisions from their dream colleges. Some will have hard choices to make about where to spend the next phase of their education.

3 ways to teach multi-sensory math

eSchool News

Learning mathematics is much more than memorization. Rote drill and practice have not shown to lead to significant improvements in mathematics abilities, but rather, using strategies that engage and strengthen the connections to different areas of the brain assists students in learning mathematics.

Increasing Equity and Access: A Canvas Case Study of Virtual Arkansas K-12

Virtual Arkansas, a fully online school, had a mission to provide high-quality courses in rural and urban areas throughout the state. How would they simplify content creation while enhancing learning? Discover 3 key insights to transform your classrooms.

Where is Edtech Heading With the Rise of the Metaverse? A Quick Guide

EmergingEdTech

Image source Education technology (Edtech) is constantly evolving alongside the wider world of technology. As tech advances are made in leisure areas such as gaming or social media, education sooner. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

7 Edtech Trends to Watch in 2022: a Startup Guide for Entrepreneurs

ED Surge

As we navigate the roadmap drawn by COVID-19, we know there will continue to be accelerated digital transformation and rapid innovation of education intended to positively impact student outcomes in 2022.

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6 ways to create stellar student engagement

eSchool News

Whether your students take the bus to school or run downstairs to the computer room, keeping them engaged in their classwork throughout the day is the best way for them to master content and progress to the next level of their education. But not all students do this, or at least, do it well.

Sec. Cardona: This Is Our Moment to Improve Education. Here’s Our Plan.

ED Surge

I once read a story about someone who studied photography for years and was thought of as an expert without ever taking a picture. When he was invited to photograph a friend's wedding, he panicked.

The Guide to Accessible Learning for Associations

Speaker: Dan Streeter, Vice President of Learning Strategy & Development at Blue Sky eLearn

In this 45-minute webinar, we’ll share real-world accessibility solutions and hidden tools in the applications you use every day such as Zoom, Microsoft Suite, Adobe Acrobat (PDF), Articulate Storyline 360, and Articulate Rise 360. This webinar will help you evaluate the accessibility of your current learning efforts and learn about the tools needed to ensure your eLearning is in alignment with the latest Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (proposed WCAG 2.2).

9 Great Android Mind Mapping Apps

Educators Technology

Here is a collection featuring some of the best Android mind mapping apps. You can use them to capture your thoughts and organize your ideas into various visual modes. As I stated in a previous post.read more. Android mind mapping apps

12 Tools To Find Quality Reading Passages For Your Classroom

TeachThought - Learn better.

Quality sources of free reading passages are useful for any teacher regardless of grade level or content area. The post 12 Tools To Find Quality Reading Passages For Your Classroom appeared first on TeachThought. Literacy Resources

Strive to Achieve the Six P’s of Professionalism

MiddleWeb

Belle O’Neill devoted three decades to classroom teaching before becoming a speaker and teacher educator. Her six principles of teacher professionalism are written with pre-service and novice teachers in mind and “may be used to build your reputation throughout your career.”. The post Strive to Achieve the Six P’s of Professionalism first appeared on MiddleWeb. Articles New Teacher Advice classroom management new teachers principles for teachers student behavior teacher decorum

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

techlearning

Youth Voices is a collaborative writing platform for students to share their opinions and stories

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Unlock the Power of Formative Assessment

Learn how a thoughtful formative assessment approach can help teachers understand where students are in their learning, inform instruction, and in turn, positively impact student learning outcomes. Get the guide today!

Florida Officials Reject Long List of Math Resources, Citing References to Critical Race Theory and SEL

Marketplace K-12

State education commissioner Richard Corcoran's decision represents an escalation of Republican state officials’ efforts to bring cultural fights into discussions of classroom materials.

Curated Curriculum for Student Progress

eSpark

As educators have come to realize that differentiation is an essential component of effective instruction, it’s become increasingly difficult for districts to settle upon a fixed curriculum that’s both engaging and leveled to each student’s individual needs for maximum student progress.

Three solutions for top district difficulties right now

eSchool News

In this week’s episode of Innovations in Education , hosted by Kevin Hogan: 3 critical elements of a K-12 cybersecurity strategy 3 ways SEL helps students build life readiness Using federal grants to hire personnel: Advice for K-12 districts.

The One Factor Separating Talent from Greatness

Mindspark Learning

by Cade Gafford "It's not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves." - Sir Edmund Hillary In a sports world obsessed with statistics, analysis, and insider secrets, it has always surprised me how little attention is given to the one thing regularly elevating athletes into sports legends – being fully present with the game. Let me share a quick story.

Keeping Students Safe and Productive on Devices

Speaker: Aaron Webb, Jamf

In our webinar, we’ll explore the full range of Jamf education products to protect students, including quick and easy tools for IT admins, powerful apps for teachers to ensure student safety anywhere, and parental engagement tools.

What's new in Testpress - March 2022?

Testpress

Welcome to another blog post on new features which have been added to Testpress Learning Management System. As usual, we have some exciting new updates this time that add value to your coaching business.

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SJSU iSchool: "Deaf Community and Culture and Best Practices for Libraries" + "Supporting Libraries and Reading in School - AB 2465"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The School of Information at San José State University is the founding sponsor of the Library 2.0 conference series, a partnership we have had for 12 years.