Mon.Oct 18, 2021

Using Tech Wisely in your Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

With everything going on–remote and hybrid teaching, worries about COVID safety, stress of adapting to seminal changes in education–it’s easy to forget that technology is a huge plus. The challenge is to keep it simple, safe, and sane.

15 Classroom Activities, Books, and Resources for Native American Heritage Month


November is National Native American Heritage Month! Declared a federal event in 1990 , this awareness month is a great reminder to make sure your curriculum includes Indigenous history, current events, and culture.


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How Do You Create A Logo For Your Instructional Coaching Department?


This post was originally created and posted on the website TeacherCast Educational Network. The only place to read this as the original content is [link]. Does Your Instructional Coaching Program Have a Logo? If Your Instructional Coaching Program had a Logo … What would it look like?

Preventive Assessments Are Crucial for Smart School Data Security

EdTech Magazine

Most IT leaders are all too aware of the troubling rise in ransomware and other cyberattacks on K–12 districts. Remote and hybrid learning during the pandemic made schools more vulnerable as classes moved online, and the reliance on digital devices and remote networks for education continues to grow.

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.

PROOF POINTS: What research tells us about gifted education

The Hechinger Report

New York City is overhauling its gifted and talented program. Existing programs across the nation tend to admit few Black and Latino students and they often don’t show evidence of helping students learn more. Credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images).

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How immersive learning will revolutionize education

eSchool News

Immersive learning experiences are a new type of educational experience that can be used in place of traditional lectures and classrooms. Immersive learning is meant to mimic the real world by providing students with an environment that is as close to reality as possible.

Scholastic Esports: Current Trends and the Future


Scholastic esports continue to thrive and present new opportunities for student growth

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TeachThought University is a growing library of ad-free strategies, resources, inspiration, and research to make teaching enjoyable again. The post Join TeachThought University’s Digital Library Today appeared first on TeachThought. Events TeachThought Updates & Events

Google Jamboard Lesson Plan


This Google Jamboard Lesson Plan is designed to help educators implement a virtual, yet hands-on, learning activity into any learning environment

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.

Mental health, student well-being remain a top priority in this district

eSchool News

The COVID-19 pandemic is far from over, and that means educators across the globe are still finding inventive and innovative ways to support and teach students in classrooms, during hybrid instruction, and in virtual settings.

Encouraging Students to Become Content Creators


Creating content online helps students develop career readiness skills in an engaging manner


Where There’s a Willing Educator, There’s a Way


Throughout the pandemic, educators, students and families have worked together to figure out how to keep students on track to achievement. Most have found that traditional modes of monitoring progress and improving academic performance do not suffice in this unique crisis.

Understanding the Google Classroom Folder in Drive

Teacher Tech

Google Classroom helps you to manage files in Google Drive. It keeps student work from floating freely around Google Drive by creating folders for Google Classroom, each class, and each assignment in Drive. Let me help you understand the Google Classroom Folder in Drive.

2021 Trends in Online Student Demographics’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.

Districts Want to Make School Meals Free Forever. But They Need Help Paying for It.


School staff navigating a complex reopening process this fall have a lot on their plates—literally.

Meeting the Needs of SLIFE in the Middle


Students with limited or interrupted formal education (SLIFE) benefit when teachers consider how SLIFEs have learned previously – most often informally in their family culture. Tan Huynh shares ways educators can blend a formal literacy focus with the relational learning they're used to.

Singapore trading app MarketWolf scores $5.5m seed funding


Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register MarketWorlf , a Singapore-based intra-day options-only trading app , announced raising $5.5

Free Halloween Google Slides and PowerPoint Templates for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

It's that time of year when things get spooky and creepy; Halloween is just around the corner! There are plenty of ways to share the Halloween fun with students in class and help them more. Halloween resources

2021 Trends in College Career and Employment Planning

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

SG’s Coda Payments acquires mobile esports platform BAASH


Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register Singapore’s gaming and entertainment-focused firm, Coda Payments has acquired mobile esports platform BAASH from developer CAPSL Entertainment Ltd. recently.

Schedule for Thursday's "Libraries as Community Anchors" Mini-Conference (Library 2.0) - Register Now

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Just a few days away, our third Library 2.021 mini-conference, " Libraries as Community Anchors ," will be held online (and for free) on Thursday, October 21st, 2021. There are over 3,100 people already registered for this event.

India-based short-video app Chingari launches its first NFT marketplace and crypto tokens


Bookmark( 0 ) Please login to bookmark. Username or Email Address. Password. Remember Me. No account yet? Register India’s short-video app Chingari recently launched its first NFT (non-fungible tokens) marketplace and first-ever crypto tokens, $GARI.

New Thrive! Webinar: "Upgrade Your Brain: Easier Academic Success, Mental Health, and Creativity Through Neuroscience-Based Strategies" (for students)

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Upgrade Your Brain: Easier Academic Success, Mental Health, and Creativity Through Neuroscience-Based Strategies (for students) Part of the “Survive and Thrive!” Series OVERVIEW : Hey, students (or parents or treachers looking to sign up a student)!

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.

Classifieds group Carousell acquires marketplace Ox Street


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OPINION: Predatory for-profit colleges must be stopped. States should help make that happen

The Hechinger Report

When the Biden administration announced $1.1 billion in student loan forgiveness in late August for students who attended the now defunct ITT Technical Institute , it gave relief to thousands of people who were unable to finish their degrees.

B2B marketplace GoCement secures funding to digitize construction industry


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