Fri.Feb 04, 2022

25 digital tools and edtech resources from FETC

eSchool News

As aspects of pre-pandemic life slowly emerge from nearly two years of masking, testing, and social distancing, educators are once again gathering at edtech conferences to experience the latest and greatest solutions, digital tools, and professional learning opportunities.


Simulations as a Teaching Strategy

Ask a Tech Teacher

Simulations and games have grown from rote drills using a computer to challenging learning experiences for students that hone problem-solving and critical thinking skills. They are fun for students, keep them engaged, and teach the foundational pieces of a lesson.


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Eight challenges keeping students engaged during remote learning (and how to help)


K-12 schools and districts are turning to remote learning again as they head into the new semester. Winter storms and the Omicron variant of COVID-19 are pausing in-person classes. With these extended school closings, educational leaders are making the choice to transition back to virtual learning.


Best Super Bowl Lessons and Activities


This Sunday's Super Bowl is an opportunity to kickoff some fun learning


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.

How teachers can make history current this Presidents’ Day

eSchool News

Social Studies teachers seem to have an impossible challenge: take events that happened hundreds or thousands of years ago and make them relevant to today’s teens.


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Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education Open 2022 Possibility Grant Sweepstakes

eSchool News

Silver Spring, MD (Friday, February 4, 2022)? – The 2022 Possibility Grant Sweepstakes, which offers five K-12 schools across the United States an opportunity to win a $5,000 STEM grant to purchase supplies and technology for any STEM-related initiative, is now accepting entries here.


3 Tips for Google Jamboard

Teacher Tech

If you use Google Jamboard here are 3 tips to help you get more out of your Jam. Google Jamboard Jam Tips. The post 3 Tips for Google Jamboard appeared first on Teacher Tech. Google Jam-Advanced Jamboard google Google Jamboard GoogleEDU jamboard


New Teacher-Focused Program Launched to Drive Literacy Results for Alaska Students

eSchool News

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Cyber Insurance: What Schools Need to Know


As cybersecurity attacks increase, districts ask if the cost of cyber insurance is worth the price


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.

Scratch Coding- Easily Create Interactive Games and Animations (Full Review)

Educators Technology

Scratch is a coding platform where students and young learners create their own interactive stories, games, animations and share them with the world. Using Scratch editor, students can code more. coding games Coding resources


There’s No Easy Protocol for Handling Classroom Conflict. We Must Challenge Ourselves.

ED Surge

In my early years as a teacher, I would read teaching books desperately looking for bulleted lists and numbered paragraphs. I sought out gray boxes at the end of chapters with a “Try This” heading. I wanted steps to follow, procedures with track-records of success.


Inside Gaggle: Meet Our Team

Gaggle Speaks

A lifelong learner, Jeri Schreiner has supported all aspects of systems and network infrastructure throughout her career, including technical, software, and end-user support.


Can a Critic of Edtech Change a Controversial Homework-Help Site From the Inside?

ED Surge

Sean Michael Morris knows that he has cultivated a certain “ethos” over his career in higher education—as a self-described critic of edtech and a champion of helping professors improve their teaching.


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).

The Best Convertible Car Seat – For Safety and Comfort – in 2022

Fractus Learning

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Parallel Learning Expands Executive Team With New Esteemed Digital Health and Education Talent to Further Scale and Accelerate Growth

eSchool News


Being a Human Highlighter

Hansen's Link to Tech

What does it mean to be a human highlighter? A human highlighter is simply a way to recognize people in your organization. Regardless of your role within your organization, it is very important to not only be aware and recognize efforts of your team but to amplify them.


How Can Video Reflection Support Culturally Responsive Teaching? We Asked Zaretta Hammond (The Learning Counsel)


If you are an educator committed to culturally responsive teaching, you likely know Zaretta Hammond.


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!

Be Zen with Your Tabs


It seems as though everyone is starting to exhale and feel a bit of optimism again after a disruptive turn in the pandemic this January 2022. It seems a good time to take stock and continue to use our tools to keep ourselves productive and feeling purposeful!