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EdSurge’s First International Education Technology Events Calendar

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Twice per year, EdSurge creates a calendar of K-12 and higher education technology events in the U.S. Each year, as the list grows, the font gets smaller and smaller—while there are still plenty of events to include. That’s why in 2019, we’re offering something new: an additional events calendar dedicated to edtech events happening outside the U.S. And like our K-12 and higher-ed events calendars, this one is also free to download. edtech events?

Taking You Higher: Don’t Miss These 40+ Higher-Ed Events Happening in 2019-2020

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We’ve compiled a free, downloadable calendar of the can’t-miss events for higher-ed instructors and entrepreneurs. And for higher-ed entrepreneurs in seek of industry mentorship, EdSurge will be organizing Immersion , our one-day bootcamp for edtech startups, in New York City on Sept.

Richard Byrne’s Most Exciting Edtech Tools

The CoolCatTeacher

Today Richard Byrne @rmbyrne discusses the edtech tools he’s most excited about today. Richard Byrne is a former high school social studies teacher best known for developing the award-winning blog Free Technology for Teachers.

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?Up, Out and Away! The 2018 Higher Education Technology Events Calendar

Edsurge

So we’ve compiled a list of the education technology events for the higher-ed community happening across the world in 2018. This is by no means an exhaustive list, so make sure to check out our events page to keep posted on upcoming events near you.). In this free, downloadable calendar, we’ve updated information on some of edtech’s most popular higher-ed conferences, including Achieveing the Dream’s DREAM conference and the EDUCAUSE national convening.

10 Edtech Tools to Try in 2018

EdTech4Beginners

The EdTech industry continues to grow with new products. These edtech products are available to educators and school administrators. Here’s a complete list of must-try Edtech Resources and Technology Tools for Teachers: BOOK CREATOR. They can create books and put them in a private library or a shared library for you and your students. This EdTech tool is so easy to use. Each one can make a big difference in your teaching and your students learning.

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The best 10 free EdTech tools and websites every teacher should know about

Neo LMS

All because of technological advancements. As such, the lives of many people have become so intertwined with technology. Therefore, a question arises about whether technology has a part it can play in classrooms? The best free EdTech tools.

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Information Sharing at the 2019 Nonprofit Technology Conference

Digital Promise

How ideas from the Nonprofit Technology Conference can positively impact adult learning and workforce development initiatives. Interested in the latest ideas and technologies to improve adult learning and workforce development?

Organizing the Edtech Toolbox

edWeb.net

Teachers have many edtech resources in their toolbox now. During the edWebinar, “ Transform Learning: Track Results for Chromebooks, Google Suite, and Every Application,” presenters Kyle Berger, Chief Technology Officer at Grapevine-Colleyville ISD, TX, and Matthew X.

Edtech’s Blurred Lines Between Security, Surveillance and Privacy

Edsurge

And a few have started adding facial recognition technology to security cameras. Yet as schools adopt technologies that can collect and monitor data in unprecedented ways, questions have emerged over how far surveillance should go—and whether educators, parents and students are aware of the implications and possible consequences. Such a system raises concerns and questions for Doug Levin, founder of EdTech Strategies. Education Technology Events Data Privacy

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Got Winter Cabin Fever? Sweat It Out At These Higher-Ed Technology Conferences in 2019

Edsurge

But if shorter hours of sunlight and the stress of gift-giving has you ready to welcome in the new year, we’ve got one more thing to look forward to: a year’s worth of events with educators and edtech entrepreneurs sharing the latest trends and ideas around the future of learning. We’ve rounded up some of the most widely-attended edtech conferences in the U.S., This time around, the 2019 higher education events calendar is including only U.S.-based based events.

Futurizing the Stacks: How Makerspaces Can Modernize College Libraries

Edsurge

Today’s college students are spending more time than ever in public and campus libraries. According to a recent Pew Research Report , millennials are most likely to have visited a public library in the past year compared to any other generation. But what would make a generation that grew up with internet so reliant on libraries—spaces traditionally known to be filled with shelves upon shelves of books? Cut through edtech market noise by crowd-sourcing Concept?

Wanna (Edtech) Getaway? Check Out These Higher-Ed Conferences for 2017-2018

Edsurge

And so is our bi-annual higher education events calendar, ready to get you started on planning your next conference or education getaway. In addition to updating locations and dates to reflect conferences happening from June 2017 to July 2018, we’ve added in a few new events thanks to helpful feedback from our readers. This free, downloadable calendar also includes links and descriptions to give you a taste of each event. Aw, you left out my favorite event!

The Places You’ll Go: K-12 Edtech Conferences to Check Out in 2017

Edsurge

Last week, we pulled together our picks for what higher-ed conferences, expos and events you should know about in 2017. This free downloadable calendar has all the dates, locations and details you need to begin planning which events and conferences to check out next year. Each listing links directly to the event website, where you can find out more or sign up. Red events emphasize the business of edtech more than pedagogy. Aw, you left out my favorite event!

A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 35 Edition)

Doug Levin

Two news stories this week have turned my attention (again) to the issue of conflict of interest in education, technology, and public policy. A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 35 Edition). EdTech News News news

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8 Web Tools and a Template For Learners to Establish Goals with Vision Boards

Teacher Reboot Camp

Canva – web tool and iPad app with a free library of stock images, stickers, and graphics. Also, find a library of stickers, frames, and templates. Effective Technology Integration Events Holidays 2017 Digital Calendar edapps edtech free web tools and apps tech tips vision board

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K-12 Edtech Conferences You Need To Know For 2016-2017

Edsurge

The education world—and the edtech community—have plenty of conferences. At EdSurge, we love to attend them, write about them and share upcoming events on our site here. Last year, we decided to pull together a list of the leading 40 or so convenings for educators and edtech entrepreneurs and executives, and share it with our readers. Your illustration says 2016-2017: When do these events occur? Brown events emphasize the business of edtech more than pedagogy.

8 Ways to Annotate Readings, Websites and Online Articles with Examples

Teacher Reboot Camp

Getting students to inspect what they read habitually is one of the key topics in my new book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies with EdTech Missions. For more resources, check out my article, Critical Reading with Digital Devices , posted on ESL Library.

Connecting Voices through Robotics: An EdCamp Global Event

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

This year, our library is fortunate to have a robotics loan from Birdbrain Technologies. ECGC16 #tlchat #edtech #finchloan pic.twitter.com/sTUuf5koOl. We have 12 Finch robots that we are using throughout the year for coding experiences for our students.

Higher-Ed Edtech Conferences You Need to Know for 2017

Edsurge

Just in time for you to plan your 2017 professional travels, we’ve updated our picks of notable edtech & innovation conferences for higher-ed educators, administrators and companies. However, we've designated the primary audience for these events: Blue events are built around educators, but some of these events involve exhibitor halls. Red events emphasize the business of edtech more than pedagogy. Aw, you left out my favorite event!

A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 35 Edition)

Doug Levin

Two news stories this week have turned my attention (again) to the issue of conflict of interest in education, technology, and public policy. A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 35 Edition). EdTech News News news

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Events + News - Chrome Extensions for Education - Library 2.015 Call for Proposals - Daily Education Quotes and Commentary

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

May 5th - May 18th, 2015 Two Week Calendar | Learning Revolution Events | Learning Revolution Blog | Partner Spotlight | Daily Education Quotes and Commentary To subscribe to this newsletter, please sign up at LearningRevolution.com. All events are listed in US-Eastern Time.

Library 2.016 Min-Conference June 15th: "Library as Classroom"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

We're excited to announce the second of three Library 2.016 online mini-conferences: "Library as Classroom," June 15th, 2016, from 12:00 - 3:00pm US-Pacific Time (click for your own time zone). This is a free event, being held online. Please also join this Library 2.0

Events + News - K12 Online Call for Proposals - Library 2.0 Spring Summit Recordings - Starting to Homeschool Webinar Today

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

May 29th - June 8th, 2015 Two Week Calendar | Learning Revolution Events | Learning Revolution Blog | Partner Spotlight | Daily Education Quotes and Commentary To subscribe to this newsletter, please sign up at LearningRevolution.com. Join Craig for this live, interactive event.

Student Leadership via EdTech Playgrounds

EdTechTeam

What do you get when you recruit students who share a love for technology and you provide a space where individuals can play? An EdTech Playground. EdTech Playgrounds provide opportunities for collaboration, communication, creativity, and critical thinking.

8 Web Tools for Creating Digital Magazines

Teacher Reboot Camp

With web tools, students can layout their writings, pick from hundreds of cool fonts, and add their own images or choose from a library of stock images. Students can add stock images from their library.

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News Broadcast @WeVideo Projects in Spanish III w/My @BullisSchool Colleagues @Marishawkins & @SrWhitford #edtech @EDUcre8ive

techieMusings

Maris and Bryan recently had their students do a News Broadcast project in WeVideo to demonstrate their understanding of current events occurring throughout Latin America. Prior to this project, the class had been reading articles focused on current events occurring throughout Latin America.

Keeping Our Eyes on The #EdTech Horizon

Kyle Pace

Many of those same teachers also invested a lot of time and energy to learning about new ideas and technologies; whether that be attending a conference, edcamp, adding new books to their professional libraries or taking a grad class. We’re quickly approaching that time.

15 hot edtech trends for 2017

eSchool News

To get a glimpse into what the next 12 months will hold for everything from professional development to digital learning, and from communication to virtual reality, 15 ed tech luminaries looked back on 2016 edtech trends to help predict what’s in store for 2017.

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Learning Revolution - Week's Free Events - Libraries Change Lives - Global Citizens - Great Keynote Recordings - NMC Weekly Top Ten Stories

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Kennedy The technologies of the Internet and the Web are reshaping where, when, and from whom we learn--and even how we think about learning. The Learning Revolution Project highlights our own virtual and physical events and those of our more than 200 partners. We also highlight good conversations about learning taking place between educators, learners, leaders, and others from the school, library, museum, work, adult, online, non-traditional and home learning worlds.

Top Research Websites, Search Engines, and a Research Choice Menu for K-12 Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

Discover more ways to integrate technology effectively by taking one of my fully accredited online courses or get one of my books ! DOGO News is a website and iOS/Android app for K to 12 students to find current events and research based articles.

ISTE 2016: Edtech Companies Pitching a Mile High

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Nine edtech companies, nominated by the incubators that hatched them, will present to an audience of 25 education leaders. The press release for the event says that investors are "expected to invest in at least one of the nine startups." 2000) which sells HELP Math, and Boulder Language Technologies (est. Listen Current: Current events podcasts developed for the classroom. Education Technology Incubators Edtech Business Startups

Elementary Technology Favorites by Grade Level

Tech Helpful

Recently one of our fifth grade teachers, Alice Sikkema, was chosen to present in the poster sessions at Georgia Education Technology Conference (GaETC). One of the things shared was the list of "tried and true" technology usage by grade level at our elementary school.

Celebrating Diversity and Peace This Thanksgiving

Teacher Reboot Camp

If you like these ideas, then check out my book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions. Students can retell the events to each other on a felt board. “Thanksgiving, after all, is a word of action.” – W.J. Cameron.

Remix It! 27 Resources for Finding Free Digital Content to Use for Digital Learning

Teacher Reboot Camp

Technology and social media have ignited an artistic share revolution. This is why Mission 4 in my new book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions introduces students to attribution and Creative Commons (CC). Places to find free music licensed to use in projects are CCMixter (web/app), YouTube audio library , and Free Stock Music. “Every new idea is just a mashup or a remix of one or more previous ideas.” – Austin Kleon.

Keeping Our Eyes on The #EdTech Horizon

Kyle Pace

Many of those same teachers also invested a lot of time and energy to learning about new ideas and technologies; whether that be attending a conference, edcamp, adding new books to their professional libraries or taking a grad class. We’re quickly approaching that time.