Fri.Dec 01, 2023

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Podcast: Your Child Learns Differently, Now What? with Roger Stark

EdNews Daily

Roger Stark is CEO of BrainWare Learning Company and, along with award-winning educator Betsy Hill, is co-author of the book Your Child Learns Differently, Now What?: The Truth for Parents. In this episode, produced by the team at The Authority Podcast and released exclusively on TL Talk Radio, Roger and host Ross Romano discuss: We remember experiences best that are associated with strong emotion Cognitive skills or a person’s capacity to learn can be developed much more than most people think

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How EdTech is Changing the Face of Education

EdTech4Beginners

The landscape of education is undergoing a seismic shift, thanks to the advent and integration of Educational Technology (EdTech). This transformation is reshaping how teachers teach, students learn, and how educational institutions operate. From digital classrooms to interactive learning tools, EdTech is not just a fleeting trend but a fundamental change in the educational paradigm.

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What Next?! Edtech Predictions for 2024

eSchool News

Through December, the editors at eSchoolNews will be collecting, reporting, and sharing the bold, provocative, and even dare we say, audacious predictions of edtech experts. Want to join in the fun? It’s as easy as sending us a voice or video recording, or even just a comment on our LinkedIn page. We’ll be selecting the best for our annual prediction post!

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COLUMN: A creation story for Indigenous and nature-based learning

The Hechinger Report

As part of a new program, every third grader in Albuquerque Public Schools spends a day at the Los Padillas Wildlife Sanctuary just outside the city. There, a wide variety of local landscapes are packed into five acres: a meadow, piñon, juniper and cottonwood trees, an arroyo and even a pond — a rarity in the desert. This story also appeared in Mind/Shift “All the way into October they can fish in the pond with a net,” said Monie Corona, an environmental education resource teacher for the distri

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Can Brain Science Actually Help Make Your Training & Teaching Stick?

Speaker: Andrew Cohen, Founder & CEO of Brainscape

The instructor’s PPT slides are brilliant. You’ve splurged on the expensive interactive courseware. Student engagement is stellar. So… why are half of your students still forgetting everything they learned in just a matter of weeks? It's likely a matter of cognitive science! With so much material to "teach" these days, we often forget to incorporate key proven principles into our curricula — namely active recall, metacognition, spaced repetition, and interleaving practice.

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The academic implications of AI in student writing

eSchool News

Key points: Education must pivot to include AI literacy in its curricula The question is not whether to use AI tools, but how to use them responsibly See related article: 7 principles for AI in education For more news on AI in education, visit eSN’s Digital Learning page In the rapidly evolving landscape of education, the advent of AI and ChatGPT has ushered in a new era of academic assistance.

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Discussing Climate Change with Students and Teachers

techlearning

Award-winning educator Edward Cohen talks about the importance of having difficult classroom discussions around climate change.

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American Student Assistance Announces Strategic Alliance with Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship

eSchool News

BOSTON – American Student Assistance ® (ASA), a national nonprofit changing the way kids learn about careers and navigate a path to postsecondary education and career success, today announced that the organization has entered into a 10-year, $25 million affiliation agreement with the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), the nation’s leading entrepreneurship education organization.

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K-12 Dealmaking: Curriculum Associates Scoops Up SoapBox Labs; ParentSquare Acquires Remind

Marketplace K-12

SoapBox Labs provides a AI-powered voice engine to more than 50 education companies, such as Scholastic, McGraw Hill, and Amplify. The post K-12 Dealmaking: Curriculum Associates Scoops Up SoapBox Labs; ParentSquare Acquires Remind appeared first on Market Brief.

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This Month at DE: December

Discovery Education

Dive into December with resources from Discovery Education to honor December holidays, explore digital citizenship, and keep students engaged as you head toward winter break! Pop of Professional Learning What’s New Trending Topics Magic Moment Pop of Professional Learning How do you explain the mitochondria to someone who doesn’t speak English?

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Teacher Tech with Alice Keeler

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Reimagining Chickering & Gamson's Principles Post-Pandemic: Technology's Central Role in Modern Edu

This white paper examines and proposes revisions to the "Seven Principles for Good Practice in Undergraduate Education" introduced by Arthur Chickering and Zelda Gamson in 1987 for today's technology-driven world.

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BLOG: Passion in Action: Starin Looks to Boost Education Communication

techlearning

Passion. A simple word that can make a world of difference.

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Magic School: Real World Connections

Hansen's Link to Tech

Discover Magic School AI and its AI tools for educators in this concise overview. This brief video demonstration will guide you on accessing and utilizing the Magic Tool: Real World Connections.

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You’re my hero

eSchool News

Key points: We can find heroes in every walk of life–including in education These three educators exemplify selflessness and dedication See related article: Meet the eSN Hero Awards winners For more news on teaching trends, see eSN’s Innovative Teaching page I’ve always hated being put on the spot to answer some version of this question: “Who is your role model?

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Holding transcripts hostage may get a lot harder, thanks to new federal rules

The Hechinger Report

Editor’s note: This story led off this week’s Higher Education newsletter, which is delivered free to subscribers’ inboxes every other Thursday with trends and top stories about higher education. Email Address Choose from our newsletters Weekly Update Future of Learning Higher Education Early Childhood Proof Points Leave this field empty if you’re human: To Florina Caprita, the mother of three young children, the paralegal studies program at Ashworth College seemed like the perfect route t

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Behind the Bell: The Underlying Impact of Tardiness in K-12 Schools

Managing a K-12 campus with constant pressure to meet performance metrics is challenging. And tardiness can significantly limit a school from reaching these goals. Learn more about why chronic lateness matters, and key strategies to address the following impacts: Data errors caused by manual processes Low attendance and graduation rates that affect a school’s reputation Classroom disruption, which leads to poor academic performance High staff attrition and “The Teacher Exodus” Unmet LCAP goals t

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What’s the difference between left-brain vs. right-brain dominance?

Brainscape

Think of your brain as a sitcom with two leading actors who play roommates. There’s the organized, sock-folding, spreadsheet-loving roommate and the spontaneous, art-on-the-walls, Bob-Ross-loving roommate. And, somehow, these two unlikely friends come together equally to steer the screenplay that is YOU and your human experience on this Earth.

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Dreaming Of… The Perfect Classroom Setup/Tool + ? A Wacom Giveaway ?

techieMusings

The following are two videos that I had the chance to create in partnership with Wacom to celebrate the holidays! I hope you enjoy watching and get a small laugh out of my attempt to write some clever captions Video 1: My Dream Classroom Setup I’m dreaming of the perfect classroom setup. Unlike the ones I used to know! With a Wacom tablet in the hand of each student and Pear Deck providing every individual a space for expression, our classroom is now the most beautiful sight!

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Strategic and Transformational Change: Making It Happen

edWeb.net

Watch the Recording Listen to the Podcast One thing is sure: There’s no shortage of initiatives addressing learning and teaching issues. Yet often, they don’t stick. Good intentions tend to get caught in the adopt, attack, and abandon model. So then, how can educators overcome such obstacles to solve systemic problems? In the edLeader Panel “ Leading for Effective Change: It’s Going to Take Collective Wisdom ,” the Center for Model Schools associate partners Dr.