Fri.May 13, 2022

How Robots Connect Students, Families, and Educators

techlearning

In Idaho, placing robots in libraries is a playful, hands-on strategy to introduce families to key foundational concepts that create strong learning supports for young children

Tech Tip #147: 5 Ways to Involve Parents

Ask a Tech Teacher

In these 169 tech-centric situations, you get an overview of pedagogy—the tech topics most important to your teaching—as well as practical strategies to address most classroom tech situations, how to scaffold these to learning, and where they provide the subtext to daily tech-infused education.

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Designing Powerful Professional Learning Experiences for Making

Digital Promise

In 2021, six educators representing community-based organizations, libraries, public schools, and the Digital Promise Maker Learning team embarked on a journey to increase opportunities for virtual and remote maker learning.

Side-by-Side Assessments: Grading With Students

Catlin Tucker

After years of coaching and working with teachers, there are two things I consistently encounter that cause imbalance in the classroom and beyond. First, teachers spend significant time at the front of the room talking.

Intent Signal Data 101

Intent signal data helps B2B marketers engage with buyers sooner in the sales cycle. But there are many confusing terms used to describe intent data. Read this infographic to better understand three common areas of confusion.

What Does the Metaverse Mean for Education?

EdNews Daily

By Lance Huang The last two years have accelerated the evolution of our digital lives – to the point that life in the digital world and life in the physical world are one in the same. Educators and students meet for virtual lessons. Professionals in nearly all industries have learned to collaborate and succeed virtually.

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Hybrid Learning and Lesson Design: 5 Tips for Efficiency

EdNews Daily

By Zach Vander Veen One day students are there. The next, they’re not. This is the year of constant school emails, texts, and calls detailing absences, COVID and quarantine rates, and school building closures. For educators, 2022 requires instructional flexibility on an epic scale. Flexibility, and techniques for a manageable work schedule. Teaching right now is challenging.

5 Reliable K–12 Cybersecurity Resources

EdTech Magazine

Cybersecurity is a high priority in K–12 schools, now more than ever. IT administrators can easily become overwhelmed as they search for feasible solutions to combat the rising number cyberattacks against K–12 education.

As businesses hunt for educated workers, states are loosening the purse strings for higher ed again

The Hechinger Report

“Investing in our conveyor belt for talent.”. This story also appeared in USA Today. That’s how Gov. Gavin Newsom described a proposed spending hike for California’s public colleges and universities.

How to fund your CTE program

eSchool News

Career and Technical Education ( CTE ) programs provide students with relevant tools and skills that set them up for success in life and their careers, including those not typically part of traditional academic programs.

Increasing Equity and Access: A Canvas Case Study of Virtual Arkansas K-12

Virtual Arkansas, a fully online school, had a mission to provide high-quality courses in rural and urban areas throughout the state. How would they simplify content creation while enhancing learning? Discover 3 key insights to transform your classrooms.

Collaborate with Students – reuse TemplateTab

Teacher Tech

Reuse TemplateTab to collaborate with students and have less paperwork to grade. The post Collaborate with Students – reuse TemplateTab appeared first on Teacher Tech. Add-Ons Google Sheets Add-on google Google Sheets GoogleEDU sheets spreadsheets

Aligning Video Coaching to Instructional Vision? Here are Hartford Schools’ 5 Key Learnings

Edthena

Hartford Public Schools, a Connecticut district with 39 schools, uses district-wide video coaching aligned to their larger instructional vision. Video-based professional learning helps support Hartford’s District Model for Excellence, the district’s strategic operating plan.

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Major equity gaps persist in access to AP science learning

eSchool News

Fresh Perspective: The Value of Investing in Yourself as a Leader

Mindspark Learning

by Davis Turner "It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.” - John Wooden Have you ever received professional development to better yourself as a coach? Did you choose the topics or areas that you were interested in learning about? Was it mandated? Who paid for it?

The Guide to Accessible Learning for Associations

Speaker: Dan Streeter, Vice President of Learning Strategy & Development at Blue Sky eLearn

In this 45-minute webinar, we’ll share real-world accessibility solutions and hidden tools in the applications you use every day such as Zoom, Microsoft Suite, Adobe Acrobat (PDF), Articulate Storyline 360, and Articulate Rise 360. This webinar will help you evaluate the accessibility of your current learning efforts and learn about the tools needed to ensure your eLearning is in alignment with the latest Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (proposed WCAG 2.2).

Common myths about language learning

Brainscape

If I had a dollar for every time I made “Learn French” a New Year’s resolution, I’d have about $12 … Okay, that might not sound like a lot of money, particularly in this economy, but 12 years is a long time to keep fumbling for a goal.

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Being a Better Coach: A Verdict on Professional Development

Mindspark Learning

Have you ever received professional development to better yourself as a coach? Did you choose the topics or areas that you were interested in learning about? Was it mandated? Who paid for it?

How to vet edtech tools to promote success at school for all learners

Hapara

Wondering how to reduce barriers your students with special needs may encounter as they work digitally? Do you understand how to prepare our learners’ digital learning environment so every individual has the elements they need to flexibly accomplish their learning objectives?

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Being a Better Coach: A Verdict on Professional Development

Mindspark Learning

Have you ever received professional development to better yourself as a coach? Did you choose the topics or areas that you were interested in learning about? Was it mandated? Who paid for it?

Unlock the Power of Formative Assessment

Learn how a thoughtful formative assessment approach can help teachers understand where students are in their learning, inform instruction, and in turn, positively impact student learning outcomes. Get the guide today!

Dino Tracker

SpeechTechie

Dino Tracker is a fictionalized interactive website that has been released as a promotion for Jurassic World Dominion, an upcoming film in the series. The premise of this film is that dinosaurs are no longer confined to Isla Nublar but living (and hunting) alongside humans.

3 Ways You & Your Students Can Use Microproductivity

techlearning

Practicing microproductivity by breaking large tasks down into smaller, easier-to-complete ones, can save time and help educators and students tackle daunting projects