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How to overcome digital fatigue as a teacher


Teachers have a saying: There’s no tired like teacher-tired. Being a teacher has always been a tough job that can drain the last ounce of energy out of you regularly.

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Differentiating in the Personalized Classroom

A Principal's Reflections

I love visiting classrooms around the country to not only support but to see educators in action. In my opinion, I learn just as much, if not more, from them as they hopefully do from me.


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Education in Kosovo

Ask a Tech Teacher

I had an opportunity to chat with Doruntina Alshiqi about the education system in Kosova. I love hearing how learning is accomplished around the world. It reminds me that we live in a bubble, thinking our approach is great but often, other systems work just as well.

Blended Learning: The Whole Group Rotation

Catlin Tucker

When I work with teachers who are new to blended learning, there is often a knee-jerk concern about the time required to design a lesson that strategically blends active, engaged learning online with active, engaged learning offline.

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.

Using the school LMS to provide emotional support in remote learning


If there’s anything we have learned from the past year’s events, it’s that well-being is now more important than ever. In truth, we can’t ask students to do great in any circumstances.

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5 (free) Research Posters to Mainstream Tech Ed

Ask a Tech Teacher

Every month, we’ll share five themed posters that you can share on your website (with attribution), post on your walls, or simply be inspired. . This month: Research. –for the entire collection of 65 posters, click here. Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-18 technology for 30 years.

Shine Bright Like a Diamond: Supporting Students with a Justice Lens

Education Elements

Like many this past year, I suffered the effects of deprivation from proximity – that is to say, I miss humans.

4 powerful ways to embed media on your Canvas homepage

Ditch That Textbook

This post is written by Jon Kelley, bacon and coffee-loving educator in Delaware, Ohio, and 2019 Canvas National Educator of the Year. Jon is a Teaching and Learning Coach for Delaware City Schools. You can connect with Jon on Twitter @MrKelley64.

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How a Two-Generation Approach Can Build Success for Students and Families


One of the most important factors in a child’s school success, even more so than economic or social status, is parental or family empowerment. How involved caregivers are with a child’s education is the major factor in academic achievement.

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).

Tech Tip #43: Backup Your Work Often

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.

Miguel Cardona Brings Hope to Position of Secretary of Education

EdNews Daily

By Grant Hosford The last twelve months have been tumultuous for families, businesses, schools and teachers.

What Is Bloom’s Revised Taxonomy?

TeachThought - Learn better.

What Is Bloom’s Revised Taxonomy? by TeachThought Staff. The Definition Of Bloom’s Taxonomy , I said, “In one sentence, Bloom’s Taxonomy is a hierarchical ordering of cognitive skills that can, among countless other uses, help teachers teach and students learn.”

#SELday Read Alouds By @mjmcalliwrites

Teacher Tech

Guest Post by Melody McAllister Today is #SELday, but celebrating social emotional learning can happen any and every day! Here are some of my favorite authors sharing their SEL stories. Share them with your class today or any day and may wonderful conversations ensue! Not an elementary teacher?

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.

College Credit Classes in Remote Teaching/Blended Learning

Ask a Tech Teacher

Through the Midwest Teachers Institute , I offer four college-credit classes that teach how to blend technology with traditional lesson plans. They include all the ebooks, videos, and other resources required so you don’t spend any more than what is required to register for the class.

Using Technology to Foster Student Wellbeing

EdNews Daily

By Ian Fagan and Julian Fagan Since the start of the pandemic, the incidence of students struggling with anxiety, emotional detachment and mental health issues have increased exponentially. Remote learning has caused isolation and a very serious interruption in the routines that youth depend on.

Sent home early: Lost learning in special education

The Hechinger Report

Near the end of Delilah McBride’s second month of kindergarten in Taylor, Michigan, her family received jarring news from her principal: Delilah would be allowed to come to school only in the morning.

Google Jamboard: Using Open Middle Math Problems

Teacher Tech

Teach math and critical thinking using Open Middle and Google Jamboard. The post Google Jamboard: Using Open Middle Math Problems appeared first on Teacher Tech. Google Jamboard Math google google jamboard GoogleEDU math

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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.

Turning Around a Co-teaching Relationship


Every co-teaching partnership has a story. One of language specialist Tan Huynh’s partnerships started off rough but became the most collaborative team-up in all his years teaching. They created a schedule that included co-planning time and used the time strategically.


Cognitive Learning Strategies: Making Learning More Productive and Efficient

EdNews Daily

By Betsy Hill and Roger Stark The term cognitive learning is used to characterize specific aspects or theories of learning and generally implies a view of learning that: Relates to conscious understanding rather than behavioral knowledge (skills).

PROOF POINTS: Paper beats pixels on most picture books, research finds

The Hechinger Report

A meta-analysis of 39 studies of children’s picture books finds that children score better on comprehension tests after reading a paper book than after reading a digital book. Photo: Sarah Garland/The Hechinger Report. Digital picture books have been a godsend during the pandemic.

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New Feature: Tab Locator in Google Chrome

Teacher Tech

New feature is to find your tabs in Chrome. The post New Feature: Tab Locator in Google Chrome appeared first on Teacher Tech. Chrome Google google Google Chrome

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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!

6 steps to a culturally responsive classroom

eSchool News

The U.S. reached an important milestone several years ago—minority students now comprise the largest demographic group in our nation’s public schools.

So, What Do We Do Now?

EdNews Daily

By Tamara Fyke “What do we do now?”

STUDENT VOICE: A year later, I’m still learning in my bedroom — and really, really tired of it

The Hechinger Report

When New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio shuttered the nation’s largest public school system last March, I had a feeling the pandemic wasn’t going to be over quickly. My friends assumed schools would be closed for a couple of weeks, maybe a month.

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Students Find Missing Work in Google Classroom

Teacher Tech

Students can find all of their missing work for all of their classes in Google Classroom. The post Students Find Missing Work in Google Classroom appeared first on Teacher Tech. Classroom Google Intermediate classroom google Google Classroom

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The Best Ways to Use Managed Apple IDs at Your School

Speaker: Aaron Webb, Jamf

In our webinar, How to Best Use Managed Apple IDs at Your School, hear the real-world experience of Steven Palomo, IT Director at Beverly Public Schools, regarding how he successfully managed his entire tech stack.

How These Districts Prioritized Relationships and Social-Emotional Support During the Pandemic


When schools shuttered suddenly more than a year ago, teachers and staff scrambled to recreate their school communities as best they could in a virtual environment.

Podcast: New Digital Personalized Approaches to Equity

EdNews Daily

In this episode of the Learning Counsel’s EduJedi Report Podcast, your host LeiLani Cauthen explores how Schools are bringing on professional grade digital curriculum and aiming at true personalization.

Colleges are withholding transcripts and degrees from millions over unpaid bills

The Hechinger Report

BOSTON — Gabriel Toro choked up behind his mask as he described the lengths it took him to complete his bachelor’s degree at the University of Massachusetts Boston. This story also appeared in GBH News. Estranged from his parents and briefly homeless, he took out $50,000 in federal loans.

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