Fri.Jul 19, 2019

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Ask a Tech Teacher

In these 169 tech-centric situations, you get an overview of pedagogy—the tech topics most important to your teaching—as well as practical strategies to address most classroom tech situations, how to scaffold these to learning, and where they provide the subtext to daily tech-infused education.

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How a Database of 6 Million Syllabi Could Spawn a New Measure of Scholarly Impact

Edsurge

What if you could map every book and article assigned in college courses around the world and see which authors are making the most impact? A project run out of Columbia University is working to do just that.

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College students are increasingly forgoing summers off to save money, stay on track

The Hechinger Report

Christelle Etienne is taking courses this summer in anatomy and physiology at Montgomery College to stay on track to graduate on time from Towson University. There are so many classes I have to take,” she says. Photo: Noah Willman for The Hechinger Report. SILVER SPRING, Md.

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SDGs in Action: Promoting Awareness of Sustainable Development Worldwide

techlearning

Each of the SDGs includes explanatory videos, facts and figures, targets, and ideas of how people can help

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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.

5 strategies for developing digital literacy in a generation that takes tech for granted

eSchool News

It’s commonplace to be impressed when we hear of excellent test scores and educational backgrounds from top institutes, no matter the type of degree or accolades.

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Here Is A Good Tool to Generate Forms from Google Docs

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

GFormIt is an excellent Google Docs add-on to use for auto-generating forms from your Google documents. We have tried it multiple times and it worked perfectly well but its only limitation is that it.read more

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What model of Blended Learning should an Educator choose?

Think Exam

Blended or hybrid learning are the terms given to the new age classroom education that hasn’t lost the importance of conventional methods but only made it more enhanced with the integration of technology.

8 Good iPad Math Apps for Elementary Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Looking for some very good iPad math apps to use with young learners ? The updated visual below has you covered. It features some of the popular titles to utilize with your kids to teach them basics.read more

Screen-Savvy Parenting

Fractus Learning

The research and studies are in…we have to be smarter than our technology. Parenting in the digital age can be challenging and confusing. The American Academy of Pediatrics–informed by dozens of studies on screen time and […]. Historical Research Parents

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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.

#BLC19: Some of my Notes & Highlights

techieMusings

Another Building Learning Communities Conference in the books! What I enjoy most about the conference is the format, people, energy, and the way the conference gets me thinking. I’m going to share some of my notes in this post in case you who are interested in scrolling through… or for those of you who are at BLC with me who want to compare highlights :). BLC19 Opening Keynote with @karen_brennan. BLC19 Session: Shifting Your Meeting Culture with @BullisUS & @buddyxo.

Now Starring In Children’s Cartoons: Authentic Indigenous Characters

MindShift

For decades, animated children’s stories included negative stereotypes of Indigenous people. There was Disney’s Pocahontas , which presented the daughter of a Powhatan chief in a romantic love story with Captain John Smith.

#FactFriday: 400,000+ people made the moon landing possible

ExcelinEd

NASA needs astronauts, scientists, mathematicians, engineers, IT specialists, writers, technicians and many others working together to accomplish its lofty vision to discover and expand knowledge for the benefit of humanity. Learn how this work begins in K-12 classrooms. What Others Are Saying.

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Otus

Technology Tidbits

Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and 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.