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How to Understand Generation Alpha

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. There’s a new generation in town. That’s right. Gen Z is now followed by Generation Alpha.

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Most Common Tech Problems You-all Face

Ask a Tech Teacher

In the grad school classes I teach and my coaching sessions, the biggest problem facing teachers is not the 3R’s or equity or differentiation. It’s technology. In an education environment that is taught remotely as much as in person, this has become a big deal.

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The New 70/30 Rule: 70% Will Get Us $72 Trillion

EdNews Daily

By Betsy Hill and Roger Stark In Part One of this series, we envisioned a world where vastly greater numbers of students could improve their cognitive skills so that they score at the 70th percentile or higher. Why the 70th percentile?

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That Class Where Stanford Profs Projected Hundreds of Zoom Students on a Video Wall

Edsurge

The pandemic inspired some professors to get creative in their teaching as they tried to move in-person courses online in engaging ways.

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The Digital Experience Insights Report

You don’t need to feel your way around in the dark anymore. Download this groundbreaking report to shine a light on the invisible opportunities your team is missing — and discover what they’re ultimately costing your business.

5 Tips For Writing An Effective MBA Personal Statement

EdNews Daily

Let’s say you earned your Bachelor’s Degree ten years ago and have been working ever since graduation. While you like your job, you want to move up the ladder and earn a bigger salary. To do this, you determined your best course of action is to go back to school and earn your MBA.

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Making Lemonade in a Pandemic

EdNews Daily

By Kandace Bethea The pandemic has certainly presented us with many nearly insurmountable challenges, but challenges also bring change and opportunities for improvement.

Many University Students Don’t Graduate. Why Not Give Them an Associate Degree?

Edsurge

Colorado is poised to enact legislation that will allow four-year institutions to offer associate degrees to students who have dropped out despite making significant progress toward a bachelor’s degree.

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Hybrid Logistics Part Two: Letting Humans Be Human

EdNews Daily

By LeiLani Cauthen Editor’s note: This is part two of a two-part series. Part one can be found here. The crux of the issue is that teaching is defined by nearly all traditional public schools as a one-to-many construct. And a stage.

5 Summer Professional Development Ideas for Teachers

techlearning

Summer professional development opportunities can be done by the pool or while on vacation

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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.

Podcast: Four Surprises Post-Pandemic for Schools

EdNews Daily

In this edisode of the EduJedi Report, your host LeiLani Cauthen, CEO and Publisher at the Learning Counsel, discusses what EduJedi are seeing as changes in expectations and what schools will need to do to overcome “hidden” frictions.

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3-Step Guide on How to Develop AR/VR E-Learning Resources

EmergingEdTech

Image: Unsplash.com “If we teach today as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow.” – John Dewey Learning is an important aspect of human life. Learning isn’t only achieved through. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].

5 cool TED-Ed lessons for summer break

eSchool News

It’s summer break (or close to it) for students across the country, and after more than a year of hybrid or virtual learning for so many, the last thing we all want is to hop back on a device.

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EquatIO Allows Students to Turn Handwritten Math Formulas and Equations into Digital Text

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

EquatIO is a powerful math editor that digitizes math equations making math learning more accessible and inclusive. Students with special needs can hear their math read aloud for them. EquatIO.read more. math resources

The SaaS Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization

Every SaaS business has a strategic responsibility to improve Conversion Rate Optimization across their product or site. Learn 7 detailed steps to infuse data into your process, surface customer drop-off points, and generate ideas to drive conversion.

Oakland Undivided: How a California District Closed the Digital Divide

techlearning

When the pandemic began, Oakland USD leaders needed to act quickly to ensure equitable access for all 53,000 students

Lessons from COVID, Part 2: Get a Hobby

SpeechTechie

I swear this is the last post touching on my (much better) mental health, but it also has some tech tips within, so I thought it was worth sharing. At the beginning of the pandemic, there was much ado about "using this time for self-improvement" before that message had a backlash against it.

gener8tor and ECMC Group’s Inaugural OnRamp Education & Workforce Innovation Accelerator Cohort Addresses Learning & Labor Challenges with Creative, Tech-first Solutions

eSchool News

Each Startup in the Accelerator Will Receive a $100K Cash Investment, Three-month Coaching Program & Other Resources.

Audiblogs- A Tool That Turns Any Web Page into Audio Podcast

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Audiblogs is a good web tool and Chrome extension that turns the content of any web page into an audio podcast that you can listen to in your web browser or using a podcast player. You can use your.read more. Podcasts creation tools

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The Ultimate Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization

Every business has a strategic responsibility to improve Conversion Rate Optimization across their product or site. Learn 7 detailed steps to infuse data into your process, surface customer drop-off points, and generate ideas to drive conversion.

Siemens Foundation and Discovery Education Announce the 2021 Possibility Grant Sweepstakes Winners

eSchool News

In its sixth year, the Possibility Grant Sweepstakes has expanded to include five schools across the country to impact more students in their pursuit of STEM.

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Transforming Compton’s Schools into a STEAM Pipeline for Students

edWeb.net

By Robert Low. Watch the Recording Listen to the Podcast. If your understanding of the Compton area in Los Angeles is based on hip hop songs and a 2015 movie about young people growing up there, you’re likely to be surprised by the tech-focused students and schools in the neighborhood now.

Extron ShareLink Pro Now Mirrors Windows 10 Devices via Miracast

eSchool News

Anaheim, California (June 17, 2021) – Extron is pleased to announce that the ShareLink Pro WFA 100 is now shipping. The WFA 100 is a Wi-Fi Miracast adapter that enables anyone to share content from a Windows 10 device to a ShareLink Pro device without installing any software.

How to apply the Pomodoro Technique to make teaching-learning more productive.

Linways Technologies

Apply Pomodoro Technique and make teaching-learning more productive. Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” – Paul J. Meyer.

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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.

Epson Now Shipping Eight New PowerLite Laser Projectors Built to Captivate and Impress Audiences in Virtually any Environment

eSchool News

New Laser Projectors Deliver Ultra-Bright, Impactful Displays for Education, Signage, Corporate, and Entertainment. LOS ALAMITOS, Calif. June 17, 2021 – As markets continue to open up, schools and businesses are looking for advanced display solutions that make an impact.

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5 Ways To Stop Summer Colds From Making The Rounds In Your Family

MindShift

Perhaps the only respite pandemic closures brought to my family — which includes two kids under age 6 — was freedom from the constant misery of dripping noses, sneezes and coughs.

Community Brands Adds MobileCause to Its Suite of Fundraising Tools

eSchool News

Partnership Creates Powerhouse Solutions to Elevate Fundraising Programs and Results. KNOXVILLE, Tenn.

A frank talk with legendary Venture Capitalist Tim Draper as he reveals success formulas

AsiaTechDaily

Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Timothy Draper , born in 1958, is an American venture capitalist who has invested in multiple startups.

2021 Online Education Trends Report

Higher education embraced widespread online learning over the past year, discovering benefits and challenges along the way. Gain insight from this annual report from BestColleges.com which surveyed online and remote (due to COVID-19) students, and program administrators.