Tue.Jun 15, 2021

Last Chance for this College-credit Tech-for-writing Class

Ask a Tech Teacher

MTI 558: Teach Writing With Tech. Starts Monday, June 21, 2021! This is the last chance to sign up. Click this link to sign up.

3 Benefits to Earning a Product Certification

Digital Promise

For educators, finding high-quality products in an enormous edtech market is challenging. Educators’ plates are already full, which can make the time-consuming task of vetting edtech tools feel overwhelming.

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Where Change Begins

Education Elements

I was recently struck by a piece by Elena Aguilar , the “coach’s coach,” about acting in one’s sphere of influence to create change. She writes that when looking at making change in the world, the best place to start is within one’s sphere of influence.

4 Tips for Protecting Take-Home Devices

EdTech Magazine

After more than 12 years working with one-to-one device programs, I’ve heard some pretty interesting tales when it comes to device care. One very 21st century take on “the dog ate my homework” came after a tablet was returned with some serious teeth marks!

The Digital Experience Insights Report

You don’t need to feel your way around in the dark anymore. Download this groundbreaking report to shine a light on the invisible opportunities your team is missing — and discover what they’re ultimately costing your business.

The Long and Surprising History of ‘Teaching Machines’


Long before the advent of personal computers, inventors and researchers created what they called “teaching machines” in hopes of revolutionizing education. Some of these creations date back to the 1920s, and were made from wood and brass.

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5 Traits Student-Centered Classrooms Have In Common

Teacher Tech

Free registration requires signing up for a free OTIS account. Register to attend live or to access the recording after the event. Tech Allows Us To Do Things Differently The first time I met Alice Keeler was in San Antonio for ISTE17 and she signed 50 Things To Go Further With Google Classroom.

3 ways we address COVID learning gaps

eSchool News

At Sonora Elementary School , we’ve been fortunate to be able to offer in-person classes to most of our students this year. Our district gave all students a fully online option as well as the option to return fully in-person or blended.

Archive: #tlap chat on 6.14.21, #flipclass strategies #TechWithHeart @dbc_inc


I had a chance to host the #tlap Twitter chat on Monday, June 14 and we talked about flipped classroom strategies, tools, tips, & experiences! The questions we explored were: There were SO MANY great ideas shared in the chat.

How to teach students entrepreneurship over an online platform


Over 600,000 new businesses open each year in the U.S. Nearly half of the country’s workforce is employed by small businesses. So, it’s no surprise that the next generation wants to continue the trend of entrepreneurship.

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3 Templates for Uncomplicating Your Product Management Process

In this workbook, you’ll find a comprehensive set of templates product development and cross-functional teams can adopt to better leverage your existing skills and your data.

The Post-pandemic Pedagogy: The Future of The Post-COVID19 Classroom

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Education, as is the case with every aspect of our society, has witnessed a seismic transformation triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic. Within the first few weeks of its eruption widespread lockdowns.read more

Google Education Tools and Apps


Google Classroom is the most popular digital tool in education

Making a post-pandemic promise

eSchool News

Vicksburg Warren School District (VWSD) Superintendent Chad Shealy is irrepressible. Whether you are talking about COVID response, CTE strategies, or curriculum content, Chad not only makes you feel happy you asked, but even happier with his answers.

How to Use Data Dashboards to Drive Student Success


The Fullerton School District is launching new data dashboards that will provide a holistic picture of each student

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The SaaS Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization

Every SaaS business has a strategic responsibility to improve Conversion Rate Optimization across their product or site. Learn 7 detailed steps to infuse data into your process, surface customer drop-off points, and generate ideas to drive conversion.

S Korean delivery platform Barogo raises $72m in Series C funding


Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Korean delivery platform operator Barogo announced raising ?80 80 billion (about $72 million) in a Series C funding round, surpassing its initial target of ?50 50 billion.

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The Importance Of Mourning Losses (Even When They Seem Small)


When someone close to you dies — maybe a parent, a spouse or a sibling — it’s a big loss. Those around you might acknowledge that loss by showing up with food, checking in or maybe sending a card. But what about when a neighbor dies? Or that long-awaited family reunion is cancelled?

Fintech solutions provider Pace partners with retail specialist Valiram in Asia


Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Pace Enterprise , a fast-growing fintech solutions provider headquartered in Singapore, has partnered with luxury goods and retail specialist Valiram, according to an announcement.

How to Recruit New Teachers


How to recruit new teachers involves finding candidates who are skilled, resourceful, and flexible

The Ultimate Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization

Every business has a strategic responsibility to improve Conversion Rate Optimization across their product or site. Learn 7 detailed steps to infuse data into your process, surface customer drop-off points, and generate ideas to drive conversion.

Ensuring “Techquity” in All Learning Spaces


By Eileen Belastock. WATCH THE EDLEADER PANEL RECORDING. LISTEN TO THE PODCAST. Techquity,” as defined by educator and consultant Ken Shelton in a recent edLeader Panel , sponsored by NetRef , is the intersection of the use of technology and ensuring equitable learning environments.

How to Screencast: The Complete Video Creation Guide

Sell Courses Online

… How to Screencast: The Complete Video Creation Guide Read the Post. Online Course Creation Articles Create Videos

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Picture-in-Picture Extension Allows You To Watch Videos on a Floating Window as You Work on Other Sites

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Picture-in-Picture is a Chrome extension by Google that enables you to watch videos on a floating window which you can move anywhere you want. As a teacher, you can use this multitasking strategy for.read more. Chrome productivity apps

Using Google Tools in the World Languages Classroom – SULS0114

Shake Up Learning

The post Using Google Tools in the World Languages Classroom – SULS0114 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Carolina Ramirez has been teaching for 15 years. She is a World Language Certified Teacher K-12. She has an M.Ed. in Technology.

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.

The 40 Hour Workweek is here…for teachers, admins, AND instructional coaches

The Cornerstone for Teachers

Systemic problems need systemic solutions. To support educators in your school with creating better work/life balance, here’s what’s new from 40 Hour. Want to listen instead of read? Work/life balance solutions for teachers. I created the 40 Hour Teacher Workweek program back in 2015, and despite the name, the goal isn’t actually to work 40 hours a week.

Isabelle Decitre, Founder & CEO, ID Capital: Making a difference by investing in ‘Future of Food’


Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register In a world that is witnessing new entrepreneurs by the day, disruption won’t be following an idea and scaling it up in a unique way.

A Trio of New YA Books Written in Verse Form


New YA books by Amanda Gorman, Lois Lowry and Margarita Engle are all written in verse, says Katie Caprino, yet each tells a story in a different way. One is a poem to America. Another is memoir. And the third is historical fiction, set in 1990s Cuba, with a singing dog.


5 Ways We Can Influence Meaningful Change in Education

The Principal of Change

Now and then, a post that I wrote years ago is tweeted my way, and it is a chance to look back at what I used to share and evaluate my thinking today. The one that was recently shared with me was “ 5 Ways to Influence Change ,” that I originally wrote in 2014.

2021 Online Education Trends Report

Higher education embraced widespread online learning over the past year, discovering benefits and challenges along the way. Gain insight from this annual report from BestColleges.com which surveyed online and remote (due to COVID-19) students, and program administrators.