Thu.Dec 13, 2018

Webinar: Teaching with Augmented Reality with #ARVRinEDU Classroom Enthusiasts

The CoolCatTeacher

How One Community Utilizes Data Sharing to Empower their Workers

Digital Promise

We have a 360-degree holistic approach as to what's going on with this person, any kind of barriers, and successes they have met.

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Will half of all colleges really close in the next decade?

The Christensen Institute

Harvard Business School Professor Clayton Christensen consistently turns heads in higher education by predicting that 50% of colleges and universities will close or go bankrupt in the next decade.

Student-Authored Interviews: A Powerful Way to Empower Students to Lead

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Daniel Miyake works with his student leaders in Los Angeles to interview leaders in education including STE CEO Richard Culatta, SAMR creator Ruben Puentedura, and Scratch founder, Mitchel Resnick.

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.

Teaching Study Strategies: Using @PearDeck Flashcard Factory #Neuroteach @gwhitmancttl @TheCTTL

techieMusings

I’m currently enrolled in Neuroteach Global’s gamified micro-course, The Science of Study. It consists of eight story-based chapters and two real-life missions.

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More Trending

Using Data and Collaboration to Improve the Healthcare Workforce

Digital Promise

Although employers from all industries face a number of obstacles when engaging in workforce development, they continue to demonstrate a commitment to train and upskill frontline workers.

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The Current State of Education Technology and Where It Is Going [#Infographic]

EdTech Magazine

The Current State of Education Technology and Where It Is Going [#Infographic]. eli.zimmerman_9856. Thu, 12/13/2018 - 11:11. The evolution of education technology has been swift.

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Invest in the Workforce of the Future with Data-Driven Collaboration

Digital Promise

When it comes to job training and career development, we’ve come a long way—but we’re not done yet. By investing in the (Governor’s Workforce Board) programs, we’re building the workforce of the future. Our economy has changed, and it’s changed in ways that have created real challenges.

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The Definition Of Digital Citizenship

TeachThought - Learn better.

Today’s Curriculum for the Higher Ed HR Leader

Speaker: Joseph Clay, Business Transformation Strategist at Oracle, and Jeffrey Haynes, Director with Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

Today’s universities and colleges face many challenges ranging from reconciling financial pressures, to ensuring student success, to managing complicated workforce dynamics. One thing they all have in common: Their head of HR must align the HR function to best support the institution as it navigates this current landscape.

Class Tech Tips: 25 Reasons to Use TED-Ed in Your Classroom

techlearning

The folks at TED also have a platform for students and teachers. It’s called TED-Ed, and you’ll find lots of short videos, resources and discussion questions for your classroom

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14 Awesome examples of Critical Thinking EdTech

Neo LMS

Critical thinking is a part of the much celebrated 4Cs (Creativity, Communication, Collaboration & Critical Thinking) — skills which many futurists, pedagogues and educators believe will be critical in navigating the world, economy and environment of the future.

Removing the Obstacles in Education so Innovation and Academics Can Flourish

The Principal of Change

Many administrators expect teachers to “innovate” and create better experiences for our students that go “beyond the test.” ” I think the expectation is great when the action of the administrator corresponds.

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Student “Play of the Week” with Google Slides (FREE Template)

Shake Up Learning

The post Student “Play of the Week” with Google Slides (FREE Template) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Every student is an MVP! Share their success through “Play of the Week,” with Google Slides.

Math Journals: Adaptive Software + A Metacognitive Practice

Catlin Tucker

As a blended learning coach, I spend time in classrooms where teachers use adaptive software to provide students with personalized math practice. Often a station rotation lesson for math is composed of: a teacher-led station for direct instruction and modeling.

SETDA Leaders Identify State Digital Learning Prioirities

SETDA Says

In preparation for the SETDA 2018 Leadership Summit, we asked attendees to identify their state’s top priorities when it comes to digital teaching and learning. There were over 30 priorities identified as a focus across the country with six priorities garnering the most energy from state leaders.

Escape The Room Game Maker

techlearning

Escape the room games are popular and educational. Kids collect the items, solve the puzzles using hints and a find a way to get out of the locked room

A little help from my friends

Learning with 'e's

Image from Maxpixel My grandest project of 2018 has been writing a new book, which was commissioned by Kogan Page in January. Anyone who has authored a book will know how compelling, and also how lonely it can be.

New report underscores education problems in institutions for foster youth

The Hechinger Report

Oliver Francis, who was placed in foster care because he was truant, graduated this year from George Junior Republic, in Grove City, Pennsylvania. A new report says the state of Pennsylvania ought to be doing more to oversee such facilities serving foster and delinquent children.

Easy! Google Forms: Automatically Sort on Submit

Teacher Tech

Sort Your Google Forms Results Automatically Google Forms is amazing, however it can be challenging to read Google Forms submission in a spreadsheet sometimes. You may need to make the columns wider, set word wrap, hide some columns, etc… The problem is that when you format your spreadsheet or sort your data any new form […]. The post Easy! Google Forms: Automatically Sort on Submit appeared first on Teacher Tech.

StudySync, The News Literacy Project Partner to Promote Information Literacy

techlearning

NLP will provide resources from multiple perspectives for cross-curricular, inquiry-based literacy assignments focused on social studies and science

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Easy! Google Forms: Automatically Sort on Submit

Teacher Tech

Sort Your Google Forms Results Automatically Google Forms is amazing, however it can be challenging to read Google Forms submission in a spreadsheet sometimes. You may need to make the columns wider, set word wrap, hide some columns, etc… The problem is that when you format your spreadsheet or sort your data any new form […]. The post Easy! Google Forms: Automatically Sort on Submit appeared first on Teacher Tech.

Versatile Annotation Tool Supports Teachers' Lesson Planning, Students' Research

techlearning

Scrible is a web-based (Chrome browser extension and website) bookmarking, annotation, and research-paper-creation tool

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Jab! Jab!

Technology Tidbits

is a new game for keyboarding/typing from RoomRecess, one of my favorite sites around for Game Based Learning. The goal of the game is simple, select between: home row, top row, or bottom row, and then type the letters to throw a punch and try to knock out your opponent before they do.

Why zero-touch deployments are not too good to be true

Jamf on EdTech

Learn the ins and outs of automated Apple device enrollment and discover how to put this workflow to use in your environment

I Connect, Therefore I Learn

Catlin Tucker

Is it possible to learn without being connected? How does the strength of an individual’s network impact their value as an employee? Why should employers encourage their employees to build robust personal and social networks?

Get Googley This Winter with Activities from Eric Curts

CUE

With many educators looking forward to the upcoming winter break, some of us may need a little help wrangling in our kiddos in the days leading up to their time off.

Educator Perspectives: How to Bring Edtech into a District Successfully

MIND Research Institute

In each installment of our Educator Perspectives series, we interview teachers and administrators across the country who are engaging, motivating and challenging their students in unique ways.

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.

3 Reasons to Enter Tech & Learning’s Best of Show Awards

techlearning

Tech & Learning’s Best of Show awards are an opportunity for companies to showcase their products in this esteemed publication

Announcing Library 2.019: "Shaping the Future of Libraries with Instructional Design" - Registration and CFP Open

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We're excited to announce our first Library 2.019 mini-conference: "Shaping the Future of Libraries with Instructional Design," which will be held online (and for free) on Wednesday, March 13th, from 12:00 - 3:00 pm US-Pacific Daylight Time (click for your own time zone).

Follett Announces Acquisition of NextTier Education

techlearning

Follett today announced it has acquired NextTier Education, a cloud- based software solution that provides counselors, students, and parents with guidance, information and insight to help students achieve their postsecondary goals

How Anonymous Peer Editing Changed the Culture of My Classroom

Edsurge

Today was the day. I was about to utter the dreaded words “peer editing.” As I began class with my eighth graders, I told them we would be editing each other’s research papers during our double class period. The reactions included the predictable eye rolls, heavy sighs, and for some, visible panic. We’d done this before—but what they didn’t know was that this time we were going to edit each other's work anonymously.