Mon.Aug 02, 2021

Why Music Education is Important for Children To Learn

Ask a Tech Teacher

Ask a Tech Teacher contributor Nicole McCray, has some thoughts on music and education. I think you’ll enjoy them: There are many schools that undermine the importance of music in schools. Yet, many benefits stem from a musical education.

Getting the Brain Ready to Learn Math

The CoolCatTeacher

Liesl McConchie talks about how the brain learns math From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. When students come into your math class, are they ready to learn? Is their brain in a ready state?

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Habits that Drive Great Teams

Education Elements

Early in my career, when I was a middle school science teacher in Charlotte, North Carolina, I didn’t think that the ritual of shaking my students’ hands, fist bumping, or hugging my students as they entered our classroom meant anything. But now, I realize it’s the opposite.

Lessons for K–12 Districts as Students Return to the Classroom

EdTech Magazine

As schools prepare to reopen this fall, many students and teachers will be reconnecting in face-to-face environments for the first time in 18 months. School leaders have a lot to consider in addition to keeping everyone safe and healthy.

6 Tips for EdTech Evaluation by Adult Learning Institutions

Many continuing adult education institutions have turned to technology used by higher ed with the following benefits: elevates teaching and learning, scales to address changes in staffing, enrollment and budget, and protects student and institutional data.

How scholastic esports opens up college pathways

eSchool News

Esports programs continue to grow at a rapid pace at both the collegiate level and at the high school level in the United States.

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SlidesMania with Doc to Slides by Schoolytics

Teacher Tech

Use SlidesMania templates with Doc to Slides by Schoolytics. The post SlidesMania with Doc to Slides by Schoolytics appeared first on Teacher Tech. Chrome Docs Google Slides Add-on google Google Docs Google Slides GoogleEDU slides

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Dept. of Education Return to School Roadmap: What You Need to Know

techlearning

As with recent school guidelines from the CDC, the Return to School Roadmap makes it very clear that returning the nation’s K-12 schools to in-person education is the priority

How to strengthen school IT for continued hybrid learning

eSchool News

With school out and summer break here, administrators are planning for the fall – but much still remains up in the air. Despite rising vaccinations, it seems inevitable that just like hybrid enterprises, hybrid schooling will continue to be the new normal.

What the Return of Flu and Other Viruses Might Mean for Schools

techlearning

The Delta variant of the coronavirus is not the only respiratory pathogen that might spread through schools this year

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6 Strategies for Using Actionable Data to Impact Student Success

Educators need effective tools to drive student success. The trend to use actionable, comprehensive data—like attendance, assessments, grades, and more—is an effective way to give teachers the visibility they need to make a difference. Videri gives teachers and administrators access to comprehensive, integrated data so they can easily filter, drill down, and analyze data—to get the information that they really need, when they need it, and improve student outcomes. Download the eBook today!

The Crucial Art — and Science — of Listening Leadership

Edsurge

Good listening skills can change minds, improve relationships and help build communities. Listening is also a big focus of the work of Nicole Furlonge, professor and director of the Klingenstein Center, Teachers College Columbia University.

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How ST Math Helps Students with Dyscalculia Learn

MIND Research Institute

Many students will struggle with math at some point in their lives, but some have a much more difficult time than others. If a student in your class is experiencing problems understanding fundamental math facts like number sense, you may wonder if it could be due to developmental dyscalculia.

What is Socrative and How Does It Work? Best Tips and Tricks

techlearning

Socrative is an online question and answer system that's ideal for digital interaction for students and teachers

Let’s Support College Student Mothers During the Pandemic — and Beyond

Edsurge

Mix Tape / Shutterstock Although the pandemic has been devastating for everyone, it’s been especially hard for college student mothers. Many were forced by school and day care closures to prioritize care and remote learning for their children over their own education and careers.

White Paper: Enabling digital creativity with Augmented Reality in K12 education

We have conducted 2 research projects on teaching with AR. This research has been conducted with the UiO and the UiS. The resulting white paper is an in-depth look at the state of creative learning through the use of 3D modeling and exploration in AR.

3 Ways to Prioritize Teacher PD as Schools Reopen (eSchool News)

Edthena

Schools are reopening this fall and the focus will rightfully be on the student experience. However, it’s also more important than ever to prioritize teacher PD.

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Data Demands Action — Not Just a Dashboard

Edsurge

Education has a data problem. At the end of every academic year, school leaders routinely ponder what they could have done differently to better help their students succeed.

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5 Google Docs Features to Help Students in Their Writing Projects

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Google Docs has a host of powerful features that are available for users for free. Some of these features are overlooked by our students which minimizes the educational potential of this.read more. google docs

My Radical Approach to Class Management

MiddleWeb

"My collaborative approach to discipline may sound too good to be true. But it's still working, eight years into the experiment," writes David Finkle. Some classes respond immediately; some need time to adjust to the paradigm shift. But in the end, it nearly always works.".

2021 Trends in Online Student Demographics

BestColleges.com’s second annual report on online student demographics explores the characteristics of today’s online students and their insights on college decision-making and the online learning experience amid the challenges of COVID-19.

Supporting SEL in Students' Digital Lives: Tips and Advice for Teachers

Graphite Blog

What does it mean to support students socially and emotionally in the online academic and social spaces where they exist?

Mote Is Now Available on iPad- Share Audio Feedback on The Go

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The popular audio notes tool Mote is now available on iPad allowing users to easily add voice notes and comments to documents, forms , and emails on the go. In a previous post I shared here in ETML I.read more. Tools for sharing audio feedback

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Carolina Biological Supply Company’s New Young Innovators Program Inspires Students with K-12 Students’ Inventions

eSchool News

BURLINGTON, NC, Aug. 2, 2021 – Leading school science supplier Carolina Biological launched the Young Innovators program to highlight student inventions and inspire students and teachers to see that all students can succeed in STEM.

Promote Learning Recovery with Programs That Address Equity and SEL

N2Y

Learn Why SEL and Educational Equity Matter. Imagine you have just survived an earthquake or tsunami. Now picture someone trying to teach you multiplication tables while you relive your trauma. How do you think you will do? How focused will you be?

2021 Trends in College Career and Employment Planning

In this second annual report, part of the BestColleges.com research series, 624 business leaders shared how their companies and organizations currently recruit and hire college students from both online and campus-based programs.

Georgia’s Toombs County Schools Launches New Partnership Bringing Award-Winning Digital Resource from Discovery Education to All Students in the 2021-2022 School Year

eSchool News

SILVER SPRING, MD (Monday, August 2, 2021) — Georgia’s Toombs County Schools (TCS) today launched a new partnership with? Discovery Education providing district teachers and students in all grades K-12 access to an award-winning digital learning platform in the coming school year.

SG edtech startup Flying Cape raises $1.5m to scale China, SE Asia operations

AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Flying Cape , a Singapore-based education technology (edtech) startup with operations in China, announced raising $1.5

Just ‘duet’

Jamf on EdTech

Jamf recently welcomed internationally celebrated children’s author, artist and education champion Peter H. Reynolds to share his latest book collaboration with Yusef/Cat Stevens: Peace Train

Grab reports strong Q1 2021 as it moves towards US listing via SPAC

AsiaTechDaily

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Why Genentech Is Transforming the Employee Experience for Mental Health Leave

Speaker: Deborah Olson, Lead Strategist, Genentech, a member of the Roche Group & Smita Das, MD, PhD, MPH, Medical Director, Lyra Health

Employees with the greatest mental health needs often find themselves navigating a complex disability system. Streamlining their mental health leave and recovery time leads to an overall more productive workforce. In this Lyra webinar, hear how Genentech is changing the employee experience to provide fast access to care for members who are suffering from severe mental health needs.