Creating Elementary Portfolios with SeeSaw

The CoolCatTeacher

If you’re using iPads, your whole elementary school can have their own personal portfolios in a safe, private way. Workflow using SeeSaw in the elementary Classroom.

LIVE: Create Amazing Presentations and Flipped Lessons using Microsoft OfficeMix | @Microsoft_EDU

TeacherCast

Introducing Microsoft OfficeMix , a fantastic way to create engaging and interactive presentations. I had the pleasure of speaking with Sandi Adams, a Microsoft Innovative Educator at ISTE 2015, who demonstrated how she is flipping her classroom through amazing features found in Microsoft OfficeMix. Sandi Adams has been a Technology Project Specialist with the Cherokee County School District for 15 years and is a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert and Master Trainer.

Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams for Education: Find the Blended Learning Tool that Works Best

EdTech Magazine

Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams for Education: Find the Blended Learning Tool that Works Best. However, none are more widely adopted than Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams. . Both Microsoft Teams and Google Classroom offer a core package of tools that cover classroom essentials.

LIVE: Learn how to use the awesome features of Bing in your classroom | @Microsoft_EDU

TeacherCast

Kristen is honored to be a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert and an MIE Master Trainer. Currently, she teaches second grade at Walter Woodward Elementary. ISTE Broadcast iste microsoft Microsoft Education video

LIVE: Learning about Skype in the Classroom from ISTE 2015 | @Microsoft_EDU

TeacherCast

This year, Michael Soskil, a Microsoft Innovative Educator shared with me some of the great new features of Skype and demonstrated how he is using video conferencing in his classroom. As an elementary science teacher this year he will be exploring new ways to inspire students to wonder, solve problems, and make the world better. ISTE iste microsoft Microsoft Education Mystery Skype skype

How to Create and Collaborate Online with Microsoft Excel – from Jennifer Carey

EdTechTeacher

Until recently, in the world of online collaboration, Microsoft has been decidedly lacking. Microsoft recently extended its educational Microsoft Office license to include its online 365 service for free to schools. This post first appeared on Daily Genius.

23 Gsuite Ideas to Excite Your Kids About Learning #iste19 #notatiste19

The CoolCatTeacher

Read: 11 Ways to Teach Math with Google Drawings Idea #21: Create Greeting Cards Using Google Drawings ERIC: But Google Drawing also services well as a desktop publishing tool because it really isn’t something built into Google Suite that quite does what Microsoft publisher does.

Microsoft to spend $75M to boost computer science

eSchool News

Microsoft will invest $75 million over the next three years in initiatives to increase access to computer science education for youth. With the new investment, nonprofit organizations around the world will receive donations and resources from Microsoft.

My New Intel All-In-One PC, Before And After #IntelAIO (Perfect Touchscreen PC for Elementary!)

Kleinspiration

An Elementary Teacher''s Opinion Keep in mind as you''re reading this review that I am not a technology specialist. You can load up Microsoft Office for traditional computing, while also having the flexibility of putting the computer literally anywhere in your classroom and turning it into a giant tablet. Before and After My AIO (All-In-One) PC As a 2nd grade classroom teacher, I often find that my goals or expectations for a product may differ slightly from those are not educators.

No 1:1 devices? You can be an awesome tech using school anyway!

The CoolCatTeacher

I am ISTE-T Certified, an avid user of Microsoft 365 products, and a Tech4Learning Innovative Educator.

Pioneering Excellence for Better Computer Science Now

The CoolCatTeacher

He has been an active member of the Microsoft Innovative Expert Educator program since 2011.

Apple and Microsoft Now Offer $100 Styluses. But Do Schools Need—or Want—Them?

Edsurge

Microsoft does, too, and various pens from third-party manufacturers are beginning to dot the touchscreen Chromebook market. Microsoft was one of the first big tech companies to market styluses to schools. Similar to Microsoft’s stylus, the Apple Pencil allows students to rest their hands on screens while drawing, a feature called palm rejection, in addition to offering sensors that detect both pressure and tilt.

Student-Driven Hyperdocs

The CoolCatTeacher

Sponsor: Read my review of the Acer Windows Mixed Reality Headset at www.coolcatteacher.com/vr and learn how to enter to win a STEAM Lab Makeover from Acer and Microsoft, who are giving away 10 Acer Windows Mixed Reality Headsets and 10 Acer Aspire 7 laptops.

Inspiring Elementary Learners

wwwatanabe

Our year is wrapping up, and as it does, I''d like to dedicate the next several posts to celebrating some fabulous educators and incredible learning, starting with the AJUSD elementary level.

Fearless Teaching Transforms Elementary School Classroom – Tammy Dunbar, USA

Daily Edventures

Every student and teacher in Manteca Unified School District (MUSD) was given a Windows 8 device loaded with Microsoft Office, OneNote, Skype, and Bing in the Classroom.

Minecraft in the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

He was actually recently featured on the Microsoft blog about what he’s doing. Jeff Gearhart on episode 162 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Are you studying Mars? Why not let students go live there?

3 Reasons to Use Bing in the Classroom

Kleinspiration

If a school earns enough credits, Microsoft will send free Surface to that school. My good friend, Dr. Spike Cook , is the Principal of a Microsoft district in NJ. He states, " I have been impressed with the tools in the Microsoft package.

How to Use Metaverse: Awesome Augmented Reality and New Features

The CoolCatTeacher

For example, Microsoft is using friction when MS Word asks if you really want to exit the program without saving changes. From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Metaverse is a powerful augmented reality (AR) programming app for classrooms.

Aurasma and Augmented Reality in the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

How we can apply technology like IBM Watson and Microsoft Facial recognition in education. Microsoft Cognitive Services Emotion API – the Microsoft software that recognizes emotions.

10 Ways to Personalize Learning for Students

The CoolCatTeacher

Here are my favorites: Microsoft OneNote : You can take notes collaboratively on any device. All Subjects Chromebooks College (aged 18+) Education ELA/ ELL Teachers Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) Gsuite and Google Apps High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides.

Acer Windows Mixed Reality Headset Review: Awesome VR in 360

The CoolCatTeacher

I had spent two exciting hours (about half of it with my mouth open) in a complete flow state exploring a new virtual reality world using the Acer Windows Mixed Reality Headset on my Acer Aspire 7 laptop with Windows Mixed Reality by Microsoft.

Events Newsletter - Maker Ed - Games for Change - Elementary Homeschooling - Library 2.0 - SeaTrust

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Adam Welcome , elementary school principal and Remind Advisory Board member from Martinez, California, will share best practices for Chat as well as tips for using Remind''s Scheduled Messages, Attachments, Stamps, and more!

Edtech and Social Emotional Learning #sel

The CoolCatTeacher

See: Creating Elementary Portfolios and One Note in the Classroom. In 2017 she was awarded her second year as MVP by Microsoft for her International contributions to Education influence and was one of 20 educators selected to represent at the Learn What’s Next event in New York .

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Books to Africa and A Personal Transformation to a Global Educator

The CoolCatTeacher

So I met up with teachers through the Microsoft Educator Program. Julie Hembree is a teacher-librarian at Cougar Ridge Elementary School near Seattle, WA.

Top Tech Tools for Kids Who Struggle to Read and Write

The CoolCatTeacher

The Kids Discover online platform lets students explore 150 different science and social studies units for elementary and middle school learners at three different lexiles.

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Infographics in Education with Eileen Lennon

The CoolCatTeacher

She is Microsoft, Google, and CommonSense certified and moderates the monthly #NYCSchoolsTechChat. All Grades All Subjects Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) High School Grades 9-12 (Ages 13-18) How to Guides.

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Helping Autistic Students Travel by Making Books

The CoolCatTeacher

And then I use Microsoft Sway because they have a feature where I can record the book. All Subjects Chromebooks Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) How to Guides.

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7 Global Project Ideas from a Leading 3rd Grade Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Vickie has been an elementary educator in Ontario, Canada for 16 years. Vickie is a Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert (MIEE), Skype Master Teacher, and PioNear.

Help Autistic Kids Travel by Making Ability Guidebooks

The CoolCatTeacher

And then I use Microsoft Sway because they have a feature where I can record the book. Edtech Tool Tuesday Education Elementary Grades 1-5 (Ages 6-10) How to Guides.

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Reflections on ISTE 2016

Indiana Jen

Microsoft Doubles Down on OneNote & MineCraft. Microsoft is putting a lot of weight behind OneNote (its powerful note-taking tool); paired with a Surface or other touch-based computer, it’s a great resource in the classroom.

Reflections on ISTE 2016

Indiana Jen

Microsoft Doubles Down on OneNote & MineCraft. Microsoft is putting a lot of weight behind OneNote (its powerful note-taking tool); paired with a Surface or other touch-based computer, it’s a great resource in the classroom.

What does an image lead to.?

SpeechTechie

A few months ago, however, Pic Collage struck a partnership with Microsoft's search engine BING! adults apps assistive technology association auditory comprehension categories concepts context curriculum connections description early elementary HS later elementary MS narrative visual teachin

Keep Accessibility in Mind for Modern Learning Environments

EdTech Magazine

MORE FROM EDTECH: See how blended learning programs like Microsoft Teams and Google Classroom can benefit K–12 education. Keep Accessibility in Mind for Modern Learning Environments. eli.zimmerman_9856. Tue, 06/11/2019 - 11:38.

Florida teacher reaches for the stars – Jason Mocherman, USA

Daily Edventures

Astronomy Instructor, Planetarium Director, Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert. We were running daily planetarium field trips for thousands of elementary students. Information Leadership and Strategic Innovation Astronomy Microsoft Innovative Educator planetarium

Career exploration is made possible with community partnerships

eSchool News

At Chula Vista Elementary School District in California, we have formed partnerships with local businesses and community organizations to make instruction engaging and relevant, while exposing students to future career options at a young age.

Celebrating Innovative Middle and High School Educators

Digital Promise

In collaboration with HP and Microsoft’s Reinvent the Classroom Initiative, Digital Promise Global is launching a new program that celebrates teachers who demonstrate powerful teaching and learning with technology. Ford Elementary School in Regina Public Schools, Saskatchewan.

The Progression of our Lower School Technology Integration

Tech Helpful

After being a high school computer teacher, I decided to teach the Microsoft computer applications of Word and Powerpoint to the fourth and fifth grade students. To be quite honest, I always thought we were above the curve of what most elementary students were doing regarding technology.