Sat.Jan 07, 2023 - Fri.Jan 13, 2023

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Edtech Has Grown More Common, More Global and More Sophisticated. What’s Next?

ED Surge

This past year was a hard one, defined by the exhaustion of trying to return to “normal.” And in the edtech world, normal meant more ed and less tech than in 2020 and 2021. This shift makes sense in a lot of ways—the Zoom classes of the early pandemic stunk. Test scores fell dramatically.

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Self-Regulation in the Personalized Classroom

A Principal's Reflections

One of the best and most gratifying aspects of my job is getting into classrooms and providing feedback to leaders, who, in turn, help their teachers grow. Most of my blog ideas materialize during these times of bliss.

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5 Tips to Simplify Tech

Ask a Tech Teacher

Ask a Tech Teacher has a book of 169 tech tips to energize your classroom. We’ve added about ten more since publication. Here are some of the tips educators find most useful. The heading will click through to a more detailed article on the tip: Tech Tip #167–How to Evaluate Apps.

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How Technology May Transform the Education Sector in 2023 and Beyond

Kitaboo on EdTech

In the past three years, we have experienced a major shift in the methods used to impart education around the world. Education, as we know, is no longer bound to a specific location.

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Contact vs. Company Intent Signal Data

Intent signal data comes in two types: either companies or individuals signaling interest in products like yours. Which kind of data delivers more advantages to B2B marketers? It depends. Get this infographic to learn about the advantages of intent-based leads and how you can most effectively use both types of data.

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Announcing the VITAL Prize Challenge to Support the Next Generation of Equitable Learning Technologies

Digital Promise

The post Announcing the VITAL Prize Challenge to Support the Next Generation of Equitable Learning Technologies appeared first on Digital Promise

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Shifting From Whole Group Teacher-led to Small Group Student-led Discussions

Catlin Tucker

Discussions are a powerful tool for making meaning. Engaging in academic discourse allows students to test their ideas, ask questions, make connections, and learn from their peers.

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How to Help Gifted Children Prepare for a Career

EdTech4Beginners

Throughout his or her school career, you’ve become accustomed to hearing about how gifted your child is. You’re proud and thrilled that these natural talents prepare your child for a highly successful career. But do they really? Research has shown that being brilliant and achieving a satisfying career are not necessarily one and the same thing. Here’s how you can help a child who falls into one of two distinct expressions of brilliance.

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Introducing ChatGPT to Your Classroom

Middle Web

While there are many unknowns about the long-term impacts of ChatGPT on education, middle school teacher leader Kasey Short dives deep into the AI software’s potential for expanding teachers’ options and supporting student learning through prompts, writing, feedback, SEL and more.

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5 ways video improves school-home communication

eSchool News

Increasingly, district leaders are incorporating video into school-home communication.

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11 Ways to Add #Inquiry to Your Class

Ask a Tech Teacher

You became a teacher not to pontificate to trusting minds, but to teach children how to succeed as adults. That idealism infused every class in your credential program and only took a slight bump during your student teacher days.

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You Can't Teach Without Eye Contact

Millions of us choose – or have to choose – to learn remotely. As interactions become increasingly rooted in digital experiences, what are we actually losing besides the proximity of people? What are the risks of this loss and are they avoidable?

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K–12 Schools View Technology as a Guardrail for Good Digital Citizenship

EdTech Magazine

Jefferson County Public Schools, a one-to-one district in the diverse city of Louisville, Ky., is on a mission to bridge the digital divide and train a generation to become good digital citizens.

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Launching an OpenSciEd Community to Support Research and Practice

Digital Promise

The post Launching an OpenSciEd Community to Support Research and Practice appeared first on Digital Promise

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Podcast: Cybersecurity in K12

EdNews Daily

In this episode of the Learning Leadership Society Podcast, your host, Learning Counsel News Media and Research CEO LeiLani Cauthen, talks with Mary Schlegelmilch, Education Advocate at Cisco.

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Tech Tip #38 My desktop icons changed

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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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.

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K-12 Schools Share Their Strategies for Addressing the Coming Federal Funding Cliff

EdTech Magazine

The COVID-19 pandemic essentially ended the conversation about whether school districts should embrace one-to-one programs that put a computing device into the hands of every student.

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Sight Word Literacy Activities And Assessments For Elementary Students

TeachThought - Learn better.

contributed by Samantha Saumell As teachers, we may have moments where we stand in front of our bright-eyed students, and … Sight Word Literacy Activities And Assessments For Elementary Students Read More.

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Matters of Principal: Resolving Conflict (Part 1)

EdNews Daily

By Jamie Bricker and Jack Barclay Conflict is an inevitable part of daily life, and it is certainly an inevitable part of school life.

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Before You Ask Me… Ask ChatGPT

Teacher Tech

New technologies are disruptive. Artificial Intelligence (AI) allows students to ask ChatGPT and get all kinds of answers. Is this good or evil? How can we harness ask ChatGPT to improve student learning? The post Before You Ask Me… Ask ChatGPT appeared first on Teacher Tech.

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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).

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IT Leaders Say Strategic Communication Can Support Technology Investments

EdTech Magazine

K–12 schools have always had an inspiring mission — to prepare the next generation to lead — and IT staff have always worked to help educators fulfill this critical mission, often with limited budgets.

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Explaining ChatGPT using ChatGPT

Dr. Shannon Doak

ChatGPT has been all the buzz lately and we are putting together an initial PD session at my current school for our teachers. While looking around at the types of things we might cover, I wondered if ChatGPT could tell us about itself in simple terms so that anyone could understand.

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Crafting a Teaching Matrix

EdNews Daily

By LeiLani Cauthen A Teaching Matrix for an educational institution is a collection of discrete digital resources (files), courseware, courses and systems newly organized into a logical and cooperative whole.

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20 Most Important Keyboard Shortcuts for Google Sheets

Teacher Tech

Drop the mouse! Rock the Google Sheets spreadsheet with these 20 important keyboard shortcuts for Google Sheets. The post 20 Most Important Keyboard Shortcuts for Google Sheets appeared first on Teacher Tech. Google G Suite google GoogleEDU sheets spreadsheets

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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.

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K-12 Schools Modernize Their On-Premises Data Centers with Hyperconverged Infrastructure

EdTech Magazine

When it was time for New Albany–Floyd County Consolidated School Corp. in Indiana to upgrade its aging server and storage hardware, it could have purchased another server and storage area network.

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3 ways teachers can drive student growth

eSchool News

When I ask educators if they have heard of the term “growth mindset,” many will raise their hands or nod they have. However, when I ask educators to define what it means to have a growth mindset, I often get blank stares or they struggle with putting it into words.

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Video: Two Models that May Save Education: Hybrid Logistics and Hyflex

EdNews Daily

Welcome to another exciting episode of the Horizon Room’s Open Mic series, a chance for educators to be a part of a national discussion on the most important issues facing education.

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What happened when a South Carolina city embraced career education for all its students

The Hechinger Report

GREENVILLE, S.C. — The brown paper bag hit the ground with a smack. A Michelin engineer picked it up off the concrete and opened it, revealing a cracked, leaking egg. The third graders at A.J. Whittenberg Elementary School of Engineering groaned in disappointment when they saw the runny mess.

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Keeping Students Safe and Productive on Devices

Speaker: Aaron Webb, Jamf

In our webinar, we’ll explore the full range of Jamf education products to protect students, including quick and easy tools for IT admins, powerful apps for teachers to ensure student safety anywhere, and parental engagement tools.

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6 Best Online Avatar Maker Tools

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

An avatar maker is an online tool that allows you to create a digital representation of yourself. Avatars are especially ideal to use for profile pics on social media or gaming websites.

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How a cloud-based ERP helps schools innovate and be nimble

eSchool News

As school districts emerge from the worst of COVID-19, they’re bringing with them new priorities. Many of the changes that districts have made during the pandemic, such as giving employees the flexibility to work remotely, will be carried forward.

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Recognize and Remove Obstacles to Fly High in 2023

EdNews Daily

By Ross Romano What’s the greatest burden on you or your business? What might you do to control it — to remove it? How successful might you be once unburdened? Often, we reflect on our personal achievements as a year closes, and perhaps even make some goals for the next.

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PROOF POINTS: New research review questions the evidence for special education inclusion

The Hechinger Report

A new research review finds inconsistent benefits for students with disabilities who learn alongside general education peers. Credit: Lillian Mongeau/The Hechinger Report. For the past 25 years, U.S.

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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!