Breaking News: Today - Educreations Launches New iPad App and Turns Your iPad Into an Interactive Whiteboard

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Available for the first time ever today, the new iPad app from Educreations will transform teaching. Technology to undo, redo, move, resize, rotate, all while recording, are enhanced features that replicate working in a common office software.

20 Terrific Presentation Tech Tools for Kids!

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They will love these novel methods of using technology to present information and reports. Educreations 3. education Educreations free technology for teachers Haiku Deck Laura Candler Popplet presentation tools Screenr Storybird Tech Tools technology Toontastic web tools for kids

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13 Digital Tools to Empower Active Use

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Today’s digital world is littered with drill and kill technology, much of it no different than a digital version of the worksheets of years past. These types of practices have lead to a number of studies that have indicated that purchasing more technology does not increase student learning. As educators work to shift the instructional pedagogy, technology can be used as an accelerant for student learning.

The Foundations of Flipping

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Using Educreations , here is an example Jennifer made for a math lesson. Using Educreations , here is an example I made for a math lesson. Using Educreations, here is an example Allistair made on The Skeletal System.

Fisher-Price Apptivity Case: iPod/iPad Case

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The Fisher-Price Apptivity Case for iPod and iPad Use As an advocate for technology, I am excited about the Apptivity Case by Fisher-Price.

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10 Web Tools and Apps for Creating Screencast Videos

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“We need technology in every classroom and in every student and teacher’s hand, because it is the pen and paper of our time, and it is the lens through which we experience much of our world.”

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20 Tools, Apps, & Tips for Engaging Assessment

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Try assessment with interactive whiteboard tools and apps like Educreations , SyncSpace (iOS/Android), Explain Everything , and ScreenChomp. See this example by Mrs. Wideen’s first graders using Educreations ! Effective Technology Integration Mobile Learning assessment assessment apps education technology formative assessment mlearning“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier.

Pump Students Up with Digital Icebreakers

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Draw and Dash - Each student will need to use a piece of paper or a drawing app like Tackk, Educreations, Magic Paintbrush, or Sketchbook Express. Each group will need to use a drawing app like Tackk, Educreations, Magic Paintbrush, or Sketchbook Express.

Some app substitutions for iPad apps to use on a Chromebook

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This post originally appeared on Educational Technology Guy. Chromebooks - apps recommendations and substitutions Many “apps” made for iOS and Android aren’t meant to be used as apps on a Chromebook, anymore than they would be on a Mac or Windows device. You can just use the website. Others have web apps and/or extensions.

Digital Activities & Icebreakers for Gen Y

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“The number one benefit of educational technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do. You need to get parents on board with your technology integration. Draw and Dash - Each student will need to use a piece of paper or a drawing app like Tackk, Educreations, Magic Paintbrush, or Sketchbook Express. Each group will need to use a drawing app like Tackk, Educreations, Magic Paintbrush, or Sketchbook Express.

STEAM It Up for Struggling Students! 15+ Resources

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Teachers often share resources with these keywords- Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) and Science Technology Engineering Arts Math (STEAM/STEM). With technology, students can create mindmaps, comics, eportfolios, digital stories, podcasts, videos, movie trailers, radio shows, blogs, scavenger hunts, infographics, multimedia posters, infographics and more! Recommended apps include BookCreator iOS/Android App , Educreations , and Evernote.

#OneWord2019: Contribution

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#OneWord2019 My colleagues at the Fayetteville School District and I often have conversations about how we want students to use educational technology for more than just consumption. Prior to this school year, I would often say that students were either consumers or creators with technology.

3 Organizational Apps to Start the School Year

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Educreations. One of the standouts in this screencasting field is Educreations. Educreations can be linked to file locations like Dropbox and Google Drive as well as LMS communities like Edmodo. Overall: Educreations is everything a whiteboard wants to grow up to be.

It All Adds Up! 25+ Math Resources, Apps, & Tools

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Teachers often share resources with these keywords- Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) and Science Technology Engineering Arts Math (STEAM or STEM). Try Educreations , Touchcast , or Powtoons. See this example by Mrs. Wideen’s first graders using Educreations ! Effective Technology Integration clil clil math math mobile learning apps STEAM STEM“It isn’t that they cannot see the solution. It is that they cannot see the problem.”

5 iPad apps for Student Presentations and Meta-Cognition

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One of the best things about going 1:1 with technology is the amount of options students have to present their learning experiences. Educreations Interactive Whiteboard Educreations is one of the most popular apps for the K-12 classroom, with good reason.

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Video Projects to Engage Learners: 20+ Tools & Tips

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Some of my favorite video creation tools and apps for quick video productions, include Powtoons , Animoto , Educreations , ToonDoo, Touchcast, Instagram, Magisto , Popcorn Maker , Wideo, and Dvolver. Effective Technology Integration Mobile Learning digital storytelling film movie video video projects video storytellingRecently added to the Survival Tips for Teachers !

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Goal: Make It About the Relationships

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Draw and Dash – Each student will need to use a piece of paper or a drawing app like Tackk, Educreations, Magic Paintbrush, or Sketchbook Express. 30 Goals Cycle 7 #30GoalsEdu 30 Goals cultivate relationships education technology Icebreakers mlearning

20 Tools, Apps, & Tips for Engaging Assessment

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Try assessment with interactive whiteboard tools and apps like Educreations , SyncSpace (iOS/Android), Explain Everything , and ScreenChomp. See this example by Mrs. Wideen’s first graders using Educreations ! Effective Technology Integration Mobile Learning assessment assessment apps education technology formative assessment mlearning“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” – Robert Collier.

Digital Assessments: More than an online quiz

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The biggest arguably being that technology allows for great support of Personalized Learning. Screencastify, Explain Everything, Educreations, SeeSaw, and FlipGrid are all simple tools for students to record with.

Setting Up Digital Workstations

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If you only have one iPad, you can use EduCreations to internally flip your classroom for a specific station/content area. Encouraging Choice, Collaboration, and Fun! give away at the bottom of this post - Have you ever ran out of time when teaching a lesson?

The Art of Classroom App Smashing

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App Smashing is relatively new (2+/- years) in the world of technology. Popplet / Educreations. Device users app smash when one app does not serve all the needs of a project.

5 iPad apps for Student Presentations and Meta-Cognition

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One of the best things about going 1:1 with technology is the amount of options students have to present their learning experiences. Educreations Interactive Whiteboard Educreations is one of the most popular apps for the K-12 classroom, with good reason.

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Digital Notetaking to Stimulate Their Minds

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EduCreations web/iPad app - Interactive whiteboard and screen recording app. Cool Sites Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching Mobile Learning What Works for English Language Learners digital research graphic organizers note-taking notes notetaking notetaking apps sketch notes Social Bookmarking stickynotes visual mapping Included in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with a new idea each day! I am not a teacher, but an awakener. – Robert Frost.

10 Reasons to Screencast in Your Class and 7 Best-in-class Tools

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I’ve started for you by noting cost, what digital devices they work best on, and suggested age group: Educreations . Educreations is a virtual whiteboard for direct teaching or explanations, complete with colored ink choices and the ability to import images.

The Best E-Book Yet: 40Must-know Web 2.0 Edutools

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technology and I''ve received a lot of positive feedback on how these tools have helped many in the classroom. Edutools: A Quick Guide provides insight into large tools such as Twitter and Facebook to smaller new companies like Educreations. Web 2.0

Autonomy Breeds Change

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Math teacher Jeff Fiscina learned how to create engaging learning activities using Educreations. 21st Century Education Change educational technology Flipped Classroom Innovation New Milford High School teachers

Digital Notetaking to Stimulate Their Minds

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EduCreations web/iPad app - Interactive whiteboard and screen recording app. Cool Sites Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching Mobile Learning What Works for English Language Learners digital research graphic organizers note-taking notes notetaking notetaking apps sketch notes Social Bookmarking stickynotes visual mappingIncluded in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with a new idea each day! I am not a teacher, but an awakener. – Robert Frost.

What can we do with a blank slate?

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Technology can provide us access to more detailed visuals in the form of saved images, and can take this blank slate and add features such as dynamic annotation and voiceover. One such tech-based blank slate is Educreations Interactive Whiteboard. Many of our students need visuals.

Frightful Learning! 70+ Apps, Tools, Ideas & Resources

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Try this as a web or mobile activity with Educreations or Let’s Learn How to Draw Monsters. Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching children english language learners Halloween Halloween apps mobile games Monsters STEAM STEM yls Zombies“There is magic, but you have to be the magician. You have to make the magic happen.” – Sidney Sheldon, Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Digital Tools for Flipping Your Classroom

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Educreations & Explain Everything : Two very similar student explanation tools. As with Educreations/Explain Everything, a child can use the voice over to explain the content that they place on each slide.

15 Good Replacements for ScreenChomp

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Educreations – -also a whiteboard. When done, share with email, an Educreations link, or via social media. Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-8 technology for 15 years.

Supporting ELL Students with EdTech

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As I have seen the boom in EdTech over the recent years in our district, I have really paid attention to the technology tools that are available to help our ELL students succeed. Over the last 13 years, I have spent my career in education in the Springdale School District in Springdale, AR.

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Has Your School Reached an Edtech Plateau? Here’s the Key to Moving the Needle

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Whether your role is as an administrator, teacher, parent, or student leader, if you’re reading this, you are probably interested in helping other school community stakeholders understand the power of technology in a teaching and learning environment. A common mantra I’m hearing from digital learning coaches and innovative administrators is that they feel the progress toward using technology tools in their schools has plateaued.

6 Ideas for Creating Math Centers – From Beth Holland

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Suzy Brooks ( @SimplySuzy ) first introduced me to the concept of using technology to create learning centers through her creative use of her SMARTBoard. First, she created a center where each student used Educreations to create video story that presented a math problem.

How SAMR and Tech Can Help Teachers Truly Transform Assessment

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I read an interesting article in EdSurge last week about how current educational technologies do little to move learners beyond rote recall of knowledge and it caught me off guard. It was not the belief that technology has yet to be harnessed to its highest potential that surprised me. It is true that many fields are only starting to see the benefits technology brings to their work. Education Technology Assessments Technology in School

Tons of Classroom Examples Using Augmented Reality with @Aurasma - A Complete How-To Guide!

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As with most technology, I start using it at home with my own two children. I love to get the parents involved with the technology we use in class. view my video demonstration below - click play) I ma de the video used as the overlay in the above video using Educreations.

How to Craft a Learner-Centered Classroom – Guest Post from Ann Feldmann

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How can we craft learning environments that take advantage of technology to help students become independent, engaged, and reflective of their work? Having technology is just one important piece. Using technology for whole group instruction and formative assessment. Educreations.

Frightful Learning! 70+ Apps, Tools, Ideas & Resources

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Try this as a web or mobile activity with Educreations or Let’s Learn How to Draw Monsters. Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching children english language learners Halloween Halloween apps mobile games Monsters STEAM STEM yls Zombies“There is magic, but you have to be the magician. You have to make the magic happen.” – Sidney Sheldon, Are You Afraid of the Dark?

Snapchat, Instagram, YouTube, Oh My! 4 Tools for Picting in the Classroom

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Technology is changing the way we see literacy. I recently explained to him what a screencast is and that he can also create them using Screencastify , Educreations , Explain Everything or even Seesaw and then upload to his YouTube channel. Education Technology Technology Tips Technology in SchoolWe’ve all heard it before: “A picture is worth a thousand words.” That famous idiom (or is it a cliche?)

Reader Survey: What’s on Your Back To School Wishlist?

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7% Furniture/New Learning Spaces 3% Security technology (cameras, ID systems, etc.) Other favorites included Flipgrid, Nearpod, Quizlet, Remind, Quizizz, Plickers, Seesaw, Edpuzzle, Front Row Education, Educreations, Sown to Grow, Beebots, EV3, Sphero, Soundtrap, and Formative.