Fri.May 17, 2019

5 Ways to Create a Culture of Inquiry in Your Classroom Now

The CoolCatTeacher

Connie Hamilton on Episode 495 To create a classroom culture of inquiry, we can follow these five techniques. Connie Hamilton, author of Hacking Questions: 11 Answers That Create a Culture of Inquiry in Your Classroom. SmartBrief Keeping up with the news is challenging.

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Q&A: Tarah Luster Explains How to Teach K–12 Students Digital Responsibility

EdTech Magazine

Q&A: Tarah Luster Explains How to Teach K–12 Students Digital Responsibility. eli.zimmerman_9856. Fri, 05/17/2019 - 10:40. With easier access to social media platforms through mobile devices, students are spending significantly more time online.

9 Things Every Teacher Should Know About Using Listicles in Class


Listicles are a humorous way for students to condense and share information through text and images. But how do they work in the classroom? Here's why teachers and students can learn a thing or two (or nine) from BuzzFeed. What exactly is a listicle?

Students need a boost in wealth more than a boost in SAT scores

The Hechinger Report

Standardized tests that are used for the purposes of college admissions don’t predict for college success very well. Scores on the widely used SAT and ACT predict adequately only for grades earned in a student’s first year in college.

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.

HyperDocs in Math


As a high school math teacher for 29 years, I have watched my students change so much with how they learn and what they are exposed to in their school years.

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10 awesome lesson planning tips from the #Ditchbook community

Ditch That Textbook

Writing and organizing your lesson plans can be difficult. Our time is precious and we want our lesson plans to be a meaningful part of our teaching day. But sometimes it’s hard. Lesson planning can become just a check on our to-do list. So where do you come up with new ideas? And how can […]. DitchBook Twitter chat Teaching lesson planning lesson plans organizing teaching

Academic Workflow creation using Linways AMS

Linways Technologies

How to simplify education management using Linways Academic Management System. Academic Workflow creation using Linways AMS. Technology integration is the key to quality assurance in education. Many experts have said it before and the data proves it.

5 of the coolest edtech tools since sliced bread

eSchool News

It seems like new edtech tools are developed each day, and while many of them serve practical purposes without too much fanfare, there are some edtech tools that sound super exciting.

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The Teachthought Podcast Ep. 165 Bridging Polarization To Improve Education Policy

TeachThought - Learn better.

The Teachthought Podcast Ep. 164 Bridging Polarization To Improve Education Policy Drew Perkins talks with Janet Tran, Director of Learning and Leadership at the Reagan Institute about their work to host productive bipartisan conversations about better education policy.

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.

65 Years After Brown v. Board, This New Charter School Is Integrating Students


It’s been 65 years since the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education , which desegregated the nation’s public school system. Since then, schools by law have been “integrated , ” or at least that’s the way it’s supposed to be.

Chrome Can: Google Assistant Built In!

Dr. Shannon Doak's Blog

With the rollout of Chrome OS 72, the Google Assistant has made its way onto most Chromebooks.

Fun facts from Britannica: Do cats cause schizophrenia?

eSchool News

For 250 years, Encyclopaedia Britannica has provided the world with researched, verified information. A global leader in education whose flagship products serve the needs of students and consumers on multiple platforms and devices, Britannica has been a pioneer in digital learning since the 1980s.

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An Interesting Compilation of Books Specifically Curated for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

For those of you who haven't already seen it, this is one of our popular book recommendation list we have published in the past. It features an interdisciplinary compilation of books covering more.


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.

Tech & Learning Live @ Austin is Back!


Tech & Learning Live - the popular conference for edtech professionals - is back in Austin on September 20

Two Important Image Search Tools for Teachers and Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Today's post features two important image search tools we recommend for teachers and students. These are Search by Image (by Google) and TinEye Reverse Image Search both of which are available more. 2019 Image search tools

Learn about #DigitalAccessibility via #NYCDiCon19 LiveStream

The Innovative Educator

Thursday, May 16th was Global Accessibility Awareness Day ( # GAAD ). On this day there were events hosted around the globe. If you missed it, don't worry. T he Mayors Office of People with Disabilities in New York City captured their Digital Inclusion Conference via livestream.

#FactFriday: 65 years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court declared segregation in public schools unconstitutional


Learn more about the fight to unlock lifelong opportunity and success for every child at What Others Are Saying. 65 Years After Brown v. Board, This New Charter School Is Integrating Students.

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.