A Bored Student Hacked His School’s Systems. Will the Edtech Industry Pay Attention?

Edsurge

Specifically, he tried to get into some of the learning and student management systems built by Blackboard and Follett, which are two of the most widely used edtech systems in the country. I think schools could use this to add useful links, like the student handbook or the school calendar.

Is Your EdTech Enhancing Your School's Mission?

Chalkup

If your school has a mission and vision, now is the time to scurry to your school website or unearth the handbook they gave you on your first day and see what it is. This is possibly one of the best questions educators can ask while purchasing new technology.

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7 Digital Learning Theories and Models You Should Know

Teacher Reboot Camp

Although understanding these theories is still important, we also need to become familiar with theories, models, and approaches, which provide us insight on how technology, social media, and the Internet impact our learning. The Peeragogy Handbook with founder Howard Rheingold.

35 Google Classroom Resources That Will Make Your Day

Shake Up Learning

The Hyperdoc Handbook. Blended Learning edtech educational technology Free Resources for teachers G Suite Google Google Classroom Instructional Technology google classroomThe post 35 Google Classroom Resources That Will Make Your Day appeared first on Shake Up Learning.

A Hyperdoc Unit That Will Blow Your Mind!

Shake Up Learning

shakeuplearning #gsuiteedu #edtech Click To Tweet. Pick up a copy of the Hyperdoc Handbook or visit their website to learn more. Technology is not a magic solution for education. The post A Hyperdoc Unit That Will Blow Your Mind! appeared first on Shake Up Learning.

How to Infuse Google Classroom with the Power of YouTube

Shake Up Learning

How to Infuse #GoogleClassroom with the Power of @YouTube #gsuiteedu #edtech #edchat @GoogleForEdu Click To Tweet. One of the authors of The Hyperdoc Handbook , Lisa Highfill , has an amazing presentation on combing YouTube with your Hyperdocs lessons.

15 Awesome Blogs to Follow for All Your Google Needs

Shake Up Learning

Fried Technology. EdTech Team. In this 21-page handbook you will find details on each certification, what is required to prepare, what exams are required, and details about the application process.

7 Digital Learning Theories and Models You Should Know

techlearning

Although understanding these theories is still important, we also need to become familiar with theories, models, and approaches, which provide us insight on how technology, social media, and the Internet impact our learning.

The Ultimate Teacher Gift Guide 2016

Shake Up Learning

I have curated seventy items here for teachers, principals, technology specialist, or anyone! edtech #k12 #teaching Click To Tweet. edtech #edchat #k12 Click To Tweet. The Hyperdoc Handbook. k12 #edchat #edtech Click To Tweet.

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15 Non-librarian blog(ger)s too good to miss!

NeverEndingSearch

Monica is a Curriculum and EdTech Consultant and an Apple Distinguished Educator and Founder of ClassTechTips.com. As an EdTech consultant, I help educators leverage the power of technology in the classroom — strategically and with purpose. technology

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Digital Portfolios with Google Tools

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

I am passionate about technology integration in my class, but I am mindful of how/why we use the technology. As I flip the learning in my class, it is easy to get inundated with the myriad of edtech tools and sites that are available.

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Free edTPA Tools Support Teacher Candidates and Programs

Edthena

We came to this work via our existing partners who were already using edTPA, and they asked us to build a solution that went well beyond offering a way to download the edTPA handbooks. That’s because we care tremendously about the experience for teachers when using our technology.

TCEA 2019: How One K–12 Principal Put Google Classroom to Work

EdTech Magazine

Today, Williams Elementary uses Google Classroom as an ultrapractical tool to manage all sorts of useful information : agendas, lesson plans, staff handbooks, a variety of forms, emergency call lists, new teacher information and more. .

50 Reasons to Embrace Google Classroom

Fractus Learning

As two teachers using technology to transform learning everyday, the book’s focus is on the real classroom applications of Google Classroom, making for not only an actionable EdTech handbook but also a well informed spread of ideas and inspiration.

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Impero Software Announces New Version of its Flagship Product – Impero Education Pro – at ISTE 2018

techlearning

We are always looking for ways to improve upon Impero Education Pro’s functionality so that teachers, IT departments and administrators have an even better experience when using technology in their classrooms and buildings” said Richard Fuller, Impero CEO. “We

20 to Watch- Lisa Highfill

EdTechTeam

She shines when she shares her own edtech stories, and it has been so fun to watch her develop Blended Learning Academy within Pleasanton Unified, but also connect educators around the globe!

The Ultimate Teacher Gift Guide 2017

Shake Up Learning

I have curated over fifity items here for teachers, principals, technology specialist, or anyone! edtech #edchat #k12 Click To Tweet. The Hyperdoc Handbook. k12 #edchat #edtech Click To Tweet.

HyperDocs and the teacher librarian

NeverEndingSearch

The concept of HyperDocs is spreading all over edtech land. With strong educational philosophies built into each one, HyperDocs have the potential to shift the way you instruct with technology. It’s not about teaching technology, it’s about using the technology to TEACH.

Impero Software Announces Philip Walters as its New Chairman

techlearning

Walters currently serves as Advisory Director of Investcorp, which assumed ownership of Impero Software through its technology-focused private equity Fund, Investcorp Technology Partners, in August 2017.

Impero Education Pro v6.3 wins Tech & Learning TCEA Best of Show Award

techlearning

To view the online article, visit [link] “As the use of technology in the classroom grows, schools need tools to help teachers get the most out of their technology while keeping students safe as they are using devices in the classroom,” said Richard Fuller, CEO of Impero Software.

Impero Software Names Richard Fuller as New CEO and Announces its New Austin, TX Headquarters in the U.S.

techlearning

Fuller formerly served as an operating executive at Investcorp Technology Partners, which assumed ownership of Impero in August 2017. It also released an Online Safety Handbook in 2017 which provides resources and best practices for schools that are using Impero Education Pro.

Epic Guide To Game Based Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

5 Lessons Video Games Can Teach EdTech Developers. Builder Bowls – Builder Bowls revolve around a wide range of immersive technologies, including Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR), simulations, video games, caves and domes, 3D printing and robotics.

How to craft useful, student-centered social media policies

eSchool News

Avoid blanket opt-outs that generalize all technology or obfuscate how specific social media platforms will be used. Most important: As with any technology, attach social media use to clearly articulated goals for student learning.

How to Craft Useful, Student-Centered Social Media Policies

Graphite Blog

Avoid blanket opt-outs that generalize all technology or obfuscate how specific social media platforms will be used. Most important: As with any technology, attach social media use to clearly articulated goals for student learning. Try translating them into a format that actually gets used: the faculty handbook. Second, social media changes monthly, and it’s much easier to update a faculty handbook than a policy document.

Impero Software Partners with Mental Health America to Help Identify Mental Health Concerns in Schools

techlearning

It also released an Online Safety Handbook in 2017 which provides resources and best practices for schools that are using Impero Education Pro. Impero’s sophisticated online safety functionality uses keyword detection technology to help schools safeguard students online.

How to Craft Useful, Student-Centered Social Media Policies

Graphite Blog

Avoid blanket opt-outs that generalize all technology or obfuscate how specific social media platforms will be used. Most important: As with any technology, attach social media use to clearly articulated goals for student learning. Try translating them into a format that actually gets used: the faculty handbook. Second, social media changes monthly, and it’s much easier to update a faculty handbook than a policy document.

How to Craft Useful, Student-Centered Social Media Policies

Graphite Blog

Avoid blanket opt-outs that generalize all technology or obfuscate how specific social media platforms will be used. Most important: As with any technology, attach social media use to clearly articulated goals for student learning. Try translating them into a format that actually gets used: the faculty handbook. Second, social media changes monthly, and it’s much easier to update a faculty handbook than a policy document.

Inspiring Digital Leaders During Personal Learning Device (PLD) Rollout

Barrow Media Center: Expect the Miraculous

Should I go over the list of rules from the student handbook? They don’t all necessarily feature something digital, but the idea of using our technology to foster change was intriguing to me. tlchat #edtech @LaurieThompson pic.twitter.com/oeZlw4v3Ns.

5 Ways to Prep for the Next School Year

EdTechTeam

Since I am very much into educational technology, I would recommend checking out the EdTechTeam summits and Bootcamps and the CUE Rockstar events. Why not host your own mini-conference and/or EdTech Bootcamp ? Cross-posted from [link] It’s summer, summer, summertime!