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Technology Is An Accelerant

Tom Murray

Tom shares some thoughts from a recent keynote in Kansas on the effective use of edtech for this #LeadershipMinute. Blog edtech future ready Technology

Which Digital Citizenship Skills Do Students Need Most?

techlearning

The data suggest that teachers and schools should consider adopting a more holistic approach to digital citizenship

I Dare You to Care About This Math Problem

Teacher Tech

An adult teacher friend of mine is taking an Algebra class. This class uses Pearson MyLab. He shared a few questions with me and it’s no surprise he’s frustrated and not doing well. Why is stuff like this a barrier for anyone? To be a teacher or to graduate high school?

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.

Try Reverse Math Problems to Teach Arithmetic & Equations

techlearning

Mystery Math Museum provides students with practice with addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division with numbers up to 50

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What To Do On Your Summer "Vacation."

techlearning

Best strategies for preparing for next year

How To Have Your Podcast Listed in the Apple Podcasts Directory

TeacherCast

Welcome to the TeacherCast Educational Network. Learn how to submit your podcast to the Apple Podcast Directory by following these simple steps. For more information: www.EducationalPodcasting.com.

The Benefits Of Competency-Based Assessment

TeachThought - Learn better.

Technology and Capstone Courses

Dr. Shannon Doak's Blog

In the Guide to Capstone Education from the National Capstone Consortium there are a series of questions posed about technology and the role it should, could or might possibly play in a capstone course.

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 iPad Apps to Help Motivate Students and Engage Them in Learning Activities

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

iPad provides endless learning possibilities for students. From apps to help with learning math and science to apps for doing 3D anatomy and virtual field trips, you name it, the educational app.read more. iPad apps for motivating students to learn

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The Persistence of Inequity in Education

Reading By Example

Equity is the through line of this project. In its simplest form, equity means providing every student with the resources he or she needs to learn and thrive. Shane Safir. I am entering my 20th year in education.

Not going it alone: International education programs in an age of isolation

The Hechinger Report

The Hechinger Report is collaborating with The New York Times to produce Bulletin Board, page 2 of the Times ’ s education supplement, Learning. Developing relationships across seas’.

Enterprise Grade WIFI QUOTE in Under a MINUTE!! [Video]

SecurEdge Networks Mobility Blog

Do you need to know how much a new Wi-Fi network will cost for your business? Find out in less than sixty seconds! Wi-Fi Minute Consideration Stage Budgeting

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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.

12 teamwork activities and tools for students

eSchool News

Building social and emotional learning (SEL) skills such as teamwork requires face-to-face interaction, meaningful discussion, and reflection.

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I Dare You to Care About This Math Problem

Teacher Tech

An adult teacher friend of mine is taking an Algebra class. This class uses Pearson MyLab. He shared a few questions with me and it’s no surprise he’s frustrated and not doing well. Why is stuff like this a barrier for anyone? To be a teacher or to graduate high school?

Industry Credentials = Increased High School Grad Rates

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.

Digital Learning in the News

Education Superhighway

From personalized curriculum to virtual reality, digital learning is changing the education landscape. The following stories of digital learning in the news highlight some of the exciting ways teachers and students are using technology to succeed at school and beyond.

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.

Twitter Hashtags to Help You Find Educational iPad Resources

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The introduction of hashtags to Twitter and later on to other social networking websites such as Facebook and Google Plus has revolutionized the way people interact and share resources on these.read more

20 Multiplication Worksheets for Effective Math Practice

Prodigy

You’ve done the hard work to make multiplication easy for your students. Now, it’s time for them to practice everything they’ve learned with multiplication worksheets.

Invite Curiosity and Promote Inquiry Through Phenomena

Nick's Picks for Educational Technology

Phenomena for NGSS True inquiry often starts with an anomaly or at least an engaging hook to elicit curiosity. Phenomena for NGSS is an ever-growing collection of engaging phenomena, in the form of images and animated GIFs; it’s a must-have resource for any science teacher.

4 ways to identify and support your struggling teachers

eSchool News

When you’re happy, you’re better at your job. As a principal, I want to make my school a happy place, but it’s not just about making work more fun. It’s about creating an environment where teachers feel fulfilled in their hearts so they can give more of themselves to their kids.

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.

"Fails" as Narrative Instruction

SpeechTechie

The Internet loves a "Fail," which Urban Dictionary defines as [noun, in this case] "a glorious lack of success." From a narrative standpoint, however, a fail is an initiating event, a critical story element to work with in our students' language.

Reflecting on practice

Learning with 'e's

Reflection on practice is vital for all professionals, not only to improve their performance, but also to help them to think critically about their domain of expertise.

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The Influence of Student Device Choice on the Modern Workplace

Jamf on EdTech

Businesses eager to recruit and retain the next generation tech-savvy employee would do well to offer them Mac

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Subtracting fractions: 3 crucial steps you absolutely need

Prodigy

Subtracting is the opposite of addition, something your students have learned well before exploring the world of fractions. Subtracting fractions is a little bit more complicated than regular deduction, but there is a teaching strategy that makes the process as easy as one, two, three!

EdTech at School

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