Fri.Apr 03, 2020

What Work/Life/Learning Balance Looks Like in a Pandemic

Digital Promise

In the wake of a pandemic, what’s the best way to manage a household, professional work, and children’s learning? That is a question on many parents and caregivers’ minds, including those of Digital Promise team members.

Coronavirus Chronicles 010 – Montpelier-Roxbury Public Schools

Dangerously Irrelevant

I am talking with schools to see how they’re responding in the wake of this global pandemic. I invite you to join me for the Coronavirus Chronicles , a series of 10-minute check-ins with educators all over. Episode 010 is below.

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COVID-19 Is a Health Crisis. So Why Is Health Education Missing From Schoolwork?

Edsurge

Nearly all the world’s students—a full 90 percent of them —have now been impacted by COVID-19 related school closures. There are 188 countries in the world that have closed schools and universities due to the novel coronavirus pandemic as of early April.

Flipgrid – See Your Students and Share

Teacher Tech

Flipgrid is awesome and it keeps getting awesomer!! Flipgrid is DESIGNED for schools. It is not a corporate product hacked for classroom use. Flipgrid is designed for student voice and engagement. SCREEN RECORDING was just added to the the options of ways students can share their learning.

Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

What Will K-12 Schools Look Like Post-Coronavirus?

Edsurge

What will K-12 schools look like after social distancing is over and people reassess what they want from school systems after the pandemic?

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How Will Students Take AP Tests During the Pandemic? At Home, With an Open Book.

Edsurge

Changes to a major standardized test usually take months—or even years—to develop and are typically announced well in advance of the first official exam sitting. Not so during a pandemic. On April 3, the College Board offered details about alterations to the AP tests it will administer this May.

10 Best Online Assessment Software for Teachers In 2020

EdNews Daily

By Angela White Teachers have become more and more interested in online assessment software solutions. These tools can help teachers automate grading, identify knowledge gaps, and improve learning materials.

It’s the Dawning of a New Day in the Job Market. Here’s What That Means for Higher Ed

Edsurge

As 2020 kicked off, the U.S. job market was the strongest in 50 years , and the economy had seen a record 113-month streak of job creation. Across industries, demand for talent was booming. Then, nearly overnight, our world—and the job market with it—suddenly and wrenchingly changed.

Top 5 Remote Teaching Tips

techlearning

What to do—and not do—when the camera is on

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Need Remote Learning ASAP? Don’t Pick Your Next LMS Before Reading This!

Need to go remote or move your training programs online? Download this guide to identify and overcome the biggest eLearning challenges so you can pick the perfect LMS without wasting time, money, and effort, even if you are just starting your eLearning journey.

4 things districts need to know before moving to online learning

eSchool News

[ Editor’s note : This story originally appeared online on MSU Today , Michigan State University’s news site, and is reposted here with permission.].

Tech & Learning Leadership Roundtable Recap: Remote Learning in Illinois

techlearning

The inaugural virtual “lunch and learn” roundtable and interactive Q&A focused on implementing remote learning

edWeb.net Named CODiE Finalist for Best Collaborative Community Solution and Best Professional Learning Solution

edWeb.net

edWeb.net is delighted to announce that it was named a 2020 SIIA CODiE Award finalist in two categories: Best Collaborative Community Solution for Educators and Best Professional Learning Solution for Faculty & Administrative Staff.

Google Slides Templates for Creating Digital Portfolios

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Over the last few years we reviewed a number of educational web tools and mobile apps students can use to create digital portfolios. Most of these applications are free, simple and easy to use. You.read more

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.

Put to the Test: Google Pixelbook Go

techlearning

A Chromebook that checks all the boxes, except one: price

A Handy Tool to Create Educational Visuals

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

DesignCap is a good web tool you can use to create awesome posters and visuals. The tool is free, simple and easy to use. We have been tinkering with it for a bit and we think it is worth featuring.read more

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Repost in Tele-Context: Cookies Crumby Pictures Address Self-Regulation

SpeechTechie

Originally posted 3/14/19. I'm reposting this now because people could use ideas for videos that set contexts in telepractice sessions.

Online Teaching Reflection: Day 2

Cycles of Learning

Sitting here grading work from "Day 1" before students "show up" for Day 2. A simple post to say how much I LOVE the ability for students to turn in images, files, etc., through Google Forms. If they are logged into their account it makes it an easy "drop box" for work.

Need Remote Learning NOW? Get Online Quickly & Easily With This Can’t-Miss Guide

Remote learning is becoming more important than ever. Whether you’re scrambling to get your eLearning launched, or need to upgrade to meet increased demand, this guide will eliminate the guesswork so you can find your perfect LMS!

5 Effective Homeschooling Tips For Parents

Prodigy

School closures around the world has compelled parents and teachers to homeschool their children in these difficult times. With the global pandemic taking over the world, families are struggling to figure out how to navigate through this situation.

Virtual classrooms free for 90 days

eSchool News

To help empower schools and educators with secure e-learning solutions right now, Windstream Enterprise is offering OfficeSuite UC and HD Meeting® virtual classrooms free for 90 days to education customers.

The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 202 What If We Had A Domestic Student Exchange Program?

TeachThought - Learn better.

The TeachThought Podcast Ep. 202 What If We Had A Domestic Student Exchange Program?

What Administrators Are Asking About Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

Over the past few years, many school districts have rolled out e-learning days — also called remote learning or flexible learning days — to make up for instructional time lost to inclement weather and other unexpected events that push school buildings to close.

EdTech at School

This E-book is designed to support educators with case studies of education technology use at school.

Did you know online learning can lead to equity?

eSchool News

Until all students are treated equally and given access to similar educational resources, we have little chance of achieving equality in K-12 schools. Ultimately, students must have the tools and resources they need not only to graduate, but to be prepared for post-high school success.

What Administrators Are Asking About Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

Over the past few years, many school districts have rolled out e-learning days — also called remote learning or flexible learning days — to make up for instructional time lost to inclement weather and other unexpected events that push school buildings to close.

Online Learning Resources, Tips, and Strategies for Educators and Parents

Where Learning Clicks

As more learning moves online due to school closures, we’re sharing resources and tips to help educators, students, and parents make this transition. The post Online Learning Resources, Tips, and Strategies for Educators and Parents appeared first on Where Learning Clicks.

What Administrators Are Asking About Remote Learning

EdTech Magazine

Over the past few years, many school districts have rolled out e-learning days — also called remote learning or flexible learning days — to make up for instructional time lost to inclement weather and other unexpected events that push school buildings to close.

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.