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37 predictions about edtech’s impact in 2023

eSchool News

As we close the door on 2022 , we approach 2023 with clear-cut priorities for edtech and education as a whole.

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How to Spark Student Agency in the Classroom Through Community Connections

Digital Promise

The post How to Spark Student Agency in the Classroom Through Community Connections appeared first on Digital Promise

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20 of the Best STEM Books for Kids

Waterford

Books are an excellent way to help children connect more deeply to science, technology, engineering, and math (or STEM) concepts they are learning in class. Plus, they practice reading skills as they strengthen STEM connections!

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Student and Teacher Motivational Needs in the School Setting

User Generated Education

Motivation is not only important in its own right; it is also an important predictor of learning and achievement. Students who are more motivated to learn persist longer, produce higher quality effort, learn more deeply, and perform better in classes and on standardized tests.

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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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Here’s What the Research Says About Screen Time and School-Aged Kids

EdTech Magazine

If you are like most Americans, a typical evening with your family means that everyone is tethered to a digital device of some sort. Some might be watching Netflix. Others might be strategizing in an online game, and still others may be using a school-issued device to do homework or research.

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Using EdTech to Support Healthy Habits in Kids and Teens

EmergingEdTech

Image Source. Tech advancements are inherently meant to make life easier for us. It’s only when we abuse it or become obsessed with it that it can become a toxin to our health.

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5Es Instructional Model Mini-course Available

Catlin Tucker

The 5Es: A Powerful Framework for Student-centered Blended Learning. Too often in education, students are given answers to questions they did not ask and solutions to problems they have never encountered.

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What The American Teacher Act Shows Us About Education Now

The Jose Vilson

In the last year, I’ve visited four different classrooms, three of them within New York City. During my visits, I noticed similar trends: well-organized classrooms, bell schedules, students of varying dispositions (including behaviors), and lesson plans timed thoughtfully from beginning to end.

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PROOF POINTS: The lesson the arts teach

The Hechinger Report

Why learn art in school? This story also appeared in Mind/Shift. The arts have been part of public education almost from the beginning. Nineteenth century education reformer Horace Mann, the father of American public schools, believed that the arts enhanced learning.

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Top Ten for 2022

Ask a Tech Teacher

Since we at Ask a Tech Teacher started this blog fourteen years ago, we’ve had almost 5.9 million views, about 10,000 followers who read some or all of our 2,931 articles on integrating technology into the classroom.

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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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Washington, D.C.-Area District Rebounds from the Pandemic with a Sharp Technology Focus

EdTech Magazine

The technology solutions that were once viewed as emergency tools at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic are now supporting innovation at Prince George’s County Public Schools in Maryland.

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Expanding Work-based Experiences with Virtual Internships

EdNews Daily

By Mike King Providing high school and college students with work-based experiences has been proven to improve their career prospects. Several thought leaders in the industry have documented the positive outcomes that work-based learning can provide.

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Review: The Coach, Eduro Learning

Dangerously Irrelevant

[Disclaimer: Kim Cofino is a friend of mine and I highly respect her work!]. Over the past months I have had the incredible privilege of spending a lot of time with Kim Cofino and her instructional coaching team at Eduro Learning.

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What are VPNs and How Do They Work?

Ask a Tech Teacher

If you’re like me, VPNs are confusing. They protect me by hiding my IP address from prying eyes, but also change the way I browse and not always in a good way. I tried one which made it impossible to send Outlook emails. I had to turn it off every time I wanted to send.

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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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The Intel Skills for Innovation Framework Furthers Digital Transformation in K–12

EdTech Magazine

To turn kids into productive citizens when they go out into the workforce as adults, we want the lessons they learn now to be relevant and useful.

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What is an LED Wall Display? 

ViewSonic Education

What is an LED wall display? You may or may not be aware of it, but you encounter wall displays every day. This latest display technology has become omnipresent in our day-to-day life, thanks to their versatility, user-friendliness, and immersive viewing experience – all in one package.

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Pretending at support for technology integration

Dangerously Irrelevant

I saw this post a while back in an educational technology forum: I have been given roughly an hour for PD on January 4th to work with teachers on anything that I’d like. I rotate between 7 sites pre-k to 12th grade, but I will be working with 4th grade-12th grade teachers on this date.

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Public Domain Day and Happy New Year!

Ask a Tech Teacher

Every year, January 1st is P ublic Domain Day. This is an observance of when copyrights expire and works enter into the public domain–free for all to use.

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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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Here’s How This Portable Canon Scanner Can Reduce Paper in K–12 Schools

EdTech Magazine

Many school districts are in the process of reducing their use of paper in favor of digital documents. This is better for the environment, and it makes it easier to share information with those working or studying remotely.

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What is COB LED Technology?

ViewSonic Education

What is COB LED technology ? This latest innovation has already significantly impact ed the lighting and display industr ie s. Yet, despite the improvements it can provide, especially with LED displays, many people remain unfamiliar with it. .

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The best SEL strategies to use in your classroom

Hapara

Social and emotional learning, or SEL, has been an important part of teaching for years now. But as the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic still linger in classrooms, we’ve realized just how necessary SEL strategies are.

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ChatGPT–Homework Helper or Cheating Aid?

Ask a Tech Teacher

Wall Street Journal sent a young-looking journalist back to high school to test out the effectiveness of the web’s newest homework helper, ChatGPT. It will write entire essays for students, take notes on literature, and compare-contrast chosen pieces in seconds.

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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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The Sky is Not Falling, The Sky is Not Falling

EdNews Daily

By Scott Kinney Do you remember the story of Chicken Little? In the updated version of this classic tale, I recently saw an elementary school teacher deliver, Chicken Little read online that the sky is falling.

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What is COB LED Technology?

ViewSonic Education

What is COB LED technology ? This latest innovation has already significantly impact ed the lighting and display industr ie s. Yet, despite the improvements it can provide, especially with LED displays, many people remain unfamiliar with it. .

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5Es Instructional Model Mini-course Available

Catlin Tucker

The 5Es: A Powerful Framework for Student-centered Blended Learning. Too often in education, students are given answers to questions they did not ask and solutions to problems they have never encountered.

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How We Use Book Clubs to Empower Our Readers

Middle Web

Working together in small groups using a book club model has helped sixth graders in Sara Kugler’s K-6 school shift from passive and disinterested to engaged and self-reliant. They’re eager to read and ready to "talk books," writes the literacy coach and co-teacher.

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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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Responses to School Pressures

EdNews Daily

By LeiLani Cauthen Age-old methods of meeting pressures in schools by leaders have typically included making program cuts because there are fewer students to serve and less dollars to go around. Adding specialized programs to serve unique popufations is another one.

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6 tips for tech-enabled instruction in the early literacy classroom

eSchool News

There are plenty of reasons that K–3 teachers tend to be less likely than their middle and high school peers to use technology in the classroom. From their focus on hands-on learning to a lack of district-provided devices in the lower grades, the reasons are both pedagogical and budgetary.

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8 Ways to Have a More Student Centered Classroom

Teacher Tech

Student centered learning is an approach to education that puts the student at the center of the learning process. Here are 8 Ways to Have a More Student Centered Classroom. The post 8 Ways to Have a More Student Centered Classroom appeared first on Teacher Tech.

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Lifting My Students Out of the Math Fact Fog

Middle Web

After reflecting on her students' decline in fluently recalling math facts and the lapses in her teaching flow, Kathie Palmieri knew it was time to make changes. First up: involving students in uncovering the roadblocks and taking a week to try out their fog-lifting ideas.

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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!