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5 Time-saving strategies for busy teachers

Neo LMS

With each year that passes, I make a promise to myself to be more organized and change my “I don’t have time” mantra. . Do you feel like you’re always chasing time and can never catch up with all the work you have to do? .

Tech Tip #72: Alt+??? Brings up which Command?

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Three Strategies to Support Our Teacher Workforce in 2022

Education Elements

This past December, I found myself at home watching Dick Clark’s New Years Rockin’ Eve on ABC. Across the variety of hosts, musical performances, and crowd interviews - one theme emerged through the night: everyone is hoping that 2022 will be better than 2021.

What “Jobs” theory reveals about vaccines and the never ending pandemic

The Christensen Institute

“I probably shouldn’t make any predictions because you’re invariably wrong with this virus when you make predictions.

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.

The 4 Phases of a Cybersecurity Strategy That Schools Must Implement

EdTech Magazine

Despite the increased cyber risks K–12 schools face, some still don’t have a formal cybersecurity plan in place.

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3 big questions to ask after a visit from an outside helper

Dangerously Irrelevant

I’ve been blogging about bringing in outside helpers… Some good questions to ask before hiring an outside helper. Put your outside helpers to work. Here are three big questions to ask AFTER a visit from an outside helper: Are we tangibly better as a result of their visit? [or

Can we build relationships 15 minutes at a time?

The Christensen Institute

Trust is a foundational building block for relationships. It also takes time to build. Given these two inputs, our health care industry’s norm around 15-minute primary care appointments does not lead to trusting relationships or better health.

The 32 Best Digital Storytelling Sites and Apps

TeachThought - Learn better.

Websites & mobile apps for digital storytelling, such as Toontastic, VoiceThread, StoryKit, Puppet Pals, Pixton, Storybird, etc. The post The 32 Best Digital Storytelling Sites and Apps appeared first on TeachThought. Technology Apps Resources Student Engagement

Wonderschool raises $25 million to tackle childcare challenges

The Christensen Institute

With the pandemic revealing the critical role that childcare plays in our society—and how punishing its absence is for so many families— Wonderschool has raised $25 million in a Series B round to grow and bolster its platform that enables individuals to establish childcare centers, as well as microschools, around the country.

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.

5 instructional practices that drive student engagement

eSchool News

Student engagement has long been an indicator of growth and progress, and in the wake of the pandemic, it will prove essential for academic and social-emotional recovery.

Best Free QR Code Sites for Teachers

techlearning

QR Codes can be a great way for teachers to distribute class material. Here are free sites you can use to generate QR codes

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Panasonic and Olympian Katie Ledecky Partner to Inspire Student STEM Innovation and Unlock the Power of Technology

eSchool News

The Pandemic Left Us Looking for Answers. We Found Them in Our Alternative Education Model.

Edsurge

On March 18th, 2020, my principal pulled me into a meeting with the superintendent, principals, and assistant principals from other high schools in the district. I knew this meeting was important when I saw all the other administrators.

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.

2021 Takeaways: New Classroom Methods Learned During All This Madness

eSchool News

In this episode of Getting There: Innovations in Education : 3 best practices and classroom methods to take with us to the ‘other side’ 4 predictions for computer science education in 2022 All about accessibility: How to enable a more inclusive classroom.

What Educators Should Know About the Latest in Brain Health

Edsurge

The brain is crucial to education, and most of us really don’t know much about how this organ works. Fortunately, we’re in a golden age of discovery when it comes to the brain, and there are even new disciplines emerging with new ways of thinking about the tool we use for thinking.

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Best Free Image Editing Sites and Software

techlearning

The top free image editing tools below will help users enrich assignments, convey information, or even create art

Engage by @KognityEd Virtual Conference on Feb 10: Rethinking Class Discussion to Empower Every Voice #edtech #professionallearning @PearDeck @Flipgrid

techieMusings

I am excited to be participating in and presenting at the Engage by Kognity virtual conference for the second year.

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.

The Risk in Things that We Don’t Do

The Principal of Change

At the beginning of each year, I share a list of quotes that inspire me. If you want to check out the 2022 version, you can read it here. I want to dig deeper into these quotes and share why they resonate with me.

Quillbot- An Excellent Paraphrasing Tool for Students

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

An online paraphrasing tool (a reword generator) is a tool that allows you to find better ways to reword or paraphrase your content. Students can use paraphrasing tools to help them enhance the.read more. Paraphrasing tools

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Curriculum Associates Selects 35 Standout Teachers for Its 2022 Class of Extraordinary Educators

eSchool News

NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., January 10, 2022— Curriculum Associates recently named 35 teachers to the 2022 class of Extraordinary Educators, an annual program that celebrates and connects exemplar teachers from around the country.

Singapore licensed crypto firm Sygnum raises US$88.5 million in latest financing round, valuation hits US$800 million (S$1 billion)

AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Singapore and Switzerland-based Sygnum, which operates a trading platform and digital asset bank has raised US$88.5

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.

10 Things for Teachers to Try in 2022 – SULS0140

Shake Up Learning

The post 10 Things for Teachers to Try in 2022 – SULS0140 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Let’s kick off the new year with some great teaching ideas! In this episode, Kasey shares 10 Things for Teachers to Try in 2022.

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Singapore’s interactive video platform Wootag raises US$1.7 million funding

AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Singapore -based interactive video platform Wootag has raised US$1.7

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10 Top Teachable Alternatives for Every Scenario (2022)

Sell Courses Online

… 10 Top Teachable Alternatives for Every Scenario (2022) Read the Post. Online Course Software Alternatives Comparisons Teachable

Indonesia’s AgriTech startup eFishery secures US$90 million funding in Series C round

AsiaTechDaily

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3 Templates for Uncomplicating Your Product Management Process

In this workbook, you’ll find a comprehensive set of templates product development and cross-functional teams can adopt to better leverage your existing skills and your data.