Video: Digital Transition Event Panel Discussion

EdNews Daily

Perhaps the favorite part of The Learning Counsel’s Digital Transition Discussion events is the Guest Administrator Panel Discussion, and for good reason. The moderator for the event was Learning Counsel CEO LeiLani Cauthen, and the panelists for the event included Dr. […].

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Why The Future Of Events Is Hybrid?

WizIQ Education & Technology

The outbreak of pandemic has been a revealing experience for those who plan and participate in events. We’ve also realized that while virtual events cannot […]. Education & Technology Featured Top Future Of Events Is Hybrid hybrid events virtual events WizIQ

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Taking Extra Care in Teaching Current Events

MiddleWeb

Current events add immediacy to history class, but with crowded curricula and the challenges of the political climate, Sarah Cooper is fine-tuning the news discussions in her 8th grade classes. Current Events Future of History civics current events current events in ELA class eighth grade middle grades political climate Sarah Cooper teaching history

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Virtual Proms and Alternative Remote Event Ideas

techlearning

Virtual proms and other online events are becoming the new normal

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The Ultimate Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization

Every business has a strategic responsibility to improve Conversion Rate Optimization across their product or site. Learn 7 detailed steps to infuse data into your process, surface customer drop-off points, and generate ideas to drive conversion.

How to Launch a Hybrid Event

techlearning

New hybrid event models, such as Confluence 2020, combine the best of face-to-face and online presentations

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Teach Current Events as ‘History in the Making’

MiddleWeb

The social studies classroom is an obvious place to examine current events, write teacher-authors Elisabeth Johnson and Evelyn Ramos. Highlighting “history in the making” helps students recognize that historical events don't occur in a vacuum. Articles Current Events current events Elisabeth Johnson Evelyn Ramos history social studies teaching ideas

Live Education Events Are Back. But if They Host It, Will You Come?

Edsurge

After a grueling and prolonged pandemic, the days of stacked education conference calendars spanning the globe and events pulling in thousands of attendees might almost seem like a relic of bygone era. DLAC’s live event portion does come with some caveats. Education Technology Events

Create Meaningful Connections through Current Events

N2Y

Join us to hear from the experts about how to get the most out of News‑2‑You and help your students connect with current events, build social‑emotional skills, and spark learning recovery. Create Meaningful Connections through Current Events. Presenters.

4 Online Ideas for Civics and Current Events

MiddleWeb

For social studies teachers, incorporating civics and current events is an important part of the job, says teacher and civics blogger Brian Rock. Articles Civics and Current Events civics CNN10 cspan classroom current events gerrymandering icivics online civics social studies

The SaaS Guide to Conversion Rate Optimization

Every SaaS business has a strategic responsibility to improve Conversion Rate Optimization across their product or site. Learn 7 detailed steps to infuse data into your process, surface customer drop-off points, and generate ideas to drive conversion.

Eventbrite- Teachers Tools for Creating and Managing Virtual Events

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Eventbrite is a platform that allows you to create and manage events. Events creating toolsI have been using the site for some time now and found it really helpful. Teachers and educators can use it to create,read more.

4 Major Reasons To Attend Edu Events

Kleinspiration

My readers must have already realized how much I prioritize high-quality educational events. Looking back at the long career path I passed as an educator, I must confess I owe much to the large number of educational events I attended. By the way, to all those interested in boosting technological competency in the classroom, I strongly recommend joining us at BOLD symposium in June and SDE events in July. I haven’t always been a host to major events.

Why Earth Day May be the Most Important Event at School

Ask a Tech Teacher

Too often, Earth Day events focus on massive worldwide apocalypses that students can have little impact on, events like the death of rainforests and the melting of glaciers.

Consider This: Meaningful Current Events

SpeechTechie

context current events curriculum connections emotions sentence formulation social cognition story grammar text structureI'll wrap up Consider This with an example from this week. I have a student who is a Red Sox fanatic (a husband too) and they are of course in the playoffs.

Teach Current Events by Double-Dipping Lessons

MiddleWeb

Veteran teacher and current events advocate Dina Strasser shares her strategy – double dipping. Articles Current Events citizenship civics class discussions current events Dina Strasser double dipping E/LAFinding the rationale to bring news discussions into class can be tricky. Here's how to have "productively messy" conversations in 5-10 minutes without losing curriculum focus.

Behind the Scenes at a Middle School Technology Rollout Event

Digital Promise

Device rollout is a huge event for every school in the Verizon Innovative Learning initiative , especially those in their first year of the program. Digital Promise Professional Learning Managers (PLMs) work with each school prior to rollout to help them plan the event and encourage teamwork. This video captures the excitement of the event and perspectives on how learning will change at Borman Middle: Borman’s rollout was a huge success!

TCEA 2022: 4 Takeaways from This Year’s Event

EdTech Magazine

The past couple of years have put educators through the wringer. However, as TCEA 2022, the biggest educational technology conference in Texas, drew to close, attendees shared how reconnecting with fellow educators armed them with needed resources to continue working during these challenging times.

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Add 5 Minutes of Current Events into History Class

MiddleWeb

Moving current events front and center has been one of the most influential paradigm shifts in Sarah Cooper's years of teaching U.S. Current Events Future of History awareness current events eight grade Sarah Cooper social studies timing U.S. History. How does she find the time? Learn three simple ways to help students stay attuned to the news and make historical connections.

Back to School Savings with #Teacher Appreciation Event at #Staples

The CoolCatTeacher

I go back to school August 10, so I’ll so be hitting Staples for their Teacher Appreciation event August 2-9. The post Back to School Savings with #Teacher Appreciation Event at #Staples appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog. Sponsored by Staples Back to school already? Yes it is! Hopefully, you’ve all already joined the Staples Teacher Rewards Program.

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Layering Political History and Current Events

MiddleWeb

This fall Sarah Cooper is taking her usual current events unit in a fresh direction using a favorite strategy: layering news from today and yesterday. Future of History History & Current Events 2016 Election current events Elizabeth Cady Stanton Gloria Steinem John Oliver layering Sarah CooperTo demonstrate, Cooper draws on everything from suffragette "campaign" quotes to a John Oliver clickbait tirade.

Teaching Current Events in the History Classroom

MiddleWeb

Sarah Cooper's Creating Citizens is brimming with insight on how to connect current events to history, writes social studies teacher Joanne Bell. Book Reviews Social Studies citizens civics critical thinking current events empathy eye on education history Joanne Bell middle grades nonpartisan op-eds primary sources Routledge Sarah CooperCooper offers fresh ideas, higher order skills, and excellent implementation tips, all applicable to any period of history.

Remake Learning Days Celebrate Hands-On Learning Through Free Events

Edsurge

Welcome to Remake Learning Days Across America (RLDAA), a celebration of nearly 850 hands-on learning events continuing to the end of May on topics relating to arts, making, the outdoors and technology. The majority of events are free, located across America from Eastern Kentucky to Pennsylvania and Chicago to Tennessee. The types of events vary widely. These are just two of the hundreds of events taking place during across the country.

Violence and Tragedy in Current Events Class

MiddleWeb

history class, they begin with a 5-minute discussion of current events. Future of History Tragic Events anxiety current events eighth grade mass attacks Sarah Cooper United StatesEach day in Sarah Cooper's 8th grade U.S. The sheer number of mass attacks in the United States this semester has pummeled Sarah and her students. She ponders how she and other teachers can continue to respond.

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Current Events: Helping Kids Live the Questions

MiddleWeb

Current Events Future of History big questions of history history's question Model UN PBL in history class Sarah Cooper social studies teaching current eventsSocial studies teacher Sarah Cooper has found it "heartening to talk about the news every day" with history students this school year and wonders about activities that might engage next year's kids even more deeply in the important questions facing the world.

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Using tracking sites to bring current events to students

eSchool News

There is a lot of conversation about supply chains and logistics in the news these days. As a picture is often worth a thousand words, maps and tracking sites that allow students to visualize the traffic making up these supply chains can be helpful.

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TeachThought Updates & Events For July 2017

TeachThought - Learn better.

The post TeachThought Updates & Events For July 2017 appeared first on TeachThought. TeachThought Updates & Events

Ideas to Blend History and Current Events

MiddleWeb

Jody Passanisi, an eighth grade teacher and author of "History Class Revisited," uses a three-step scaffolding process to help students raise their awareness between events currently taking place and the historical events they study in the social studies curriculum. Current Events Future of History current events History Class Revisited Jody Passanisi making connections social studies connections teaching history

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EdSurge’s First International Education Technology Events Calendar

Edsurge

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?

Blended Learning Event Hosted by Simple K12

Catlin Tucker

Mark your calendars! On Wednesday, October 14th I’ll be doing an extended Q&A about blended learning and my bestselling book Blended Learning in Grades 4-12. I’ll share my journey shifting from a traditional approach to teaching in a low-tech classroom to a blended learning model by capitalizing on my students’ connectivity and devices.

Adding Attachments to Google Calendar Events

Teacher Tech

is the ability to add attachments to an event. This is helpful for my own organization and efficiency but especially helpful for events with guests such as virtual or in-person meetings. The post Adding Attachments to Google Calendar Events appeared first on Teacher Tech. Posted by Erin Whalen One of my favorite features of Google Calendar (of which there are many – I love Google Calendar!)

50+ Can’t-Miss K-12 Education Technology Events for 2017-2018

Edsurge

How to stay posted on the latest edtech events. Check out our Events board. To help you plan your upcoming travels, we’ve compiled a shortlist of more than 50 education technology events for the K-12 community happening across the world through June 2018. This is by no means an exhaustive list, but to keep posted on upcoming events near you, make sure to check out our. Events page. Aw, you left out my favorite event! Education Technology Events Communit

What’s Next? Check Out These Upcoming K-12 Edtech Events in 2019-2020

Edsurge

For many educators, summer is a season filled with activities—vacations, outdoor time, sporting events and camps … summer school. Our team has crisscrossed the country during the first half of 2019 to bring you stories from schools , campuses , conferences , convenings and other education events all over the map—from SXSW EDU in Austin and ASU GSV in San Diego to ISTE in Philadelphia and ASCD in Chicago. Aw, you left out my favorite event!

Link People, Files, and Calendar Events to Your Google Sheet with “Smart Chips”

Shake Up Learning

The post Link People, Files, and Calendar Events to Your Google Sheet with “Smart Chips” appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Each “chip” gives you a direct link to a person, file, or event with one-click access.

Mark Your Calendars: 70+ US K-12 Education Events to See in 2020

Edsurge

We’ve tallied nearly 80 K-12 events happening in 2020, from sunny San Diego to beautiful Boston. The calendar below lists events happening in 2020. The PDF includes links to the event pages where you can find the most current information for each conference.

Influential Educator Keynotes Southeast Powerful Practices Event

Discovery Education

14 for Discovery Education’s fourth Powerful Practices event, an instructional leadership experience for educators. Look for images, videos, and more coverage from our fourth Powerful Practices event throughout the coming weeks! Classroom Content Curriculum experts Georgia Insights and Conversations Programs and Events Atlanta disciplinary literacy Erin Gruwell Freedom Writers Powerful Practices STEM Virtual Reality

Extreme Differentiation in Current Events Class

MiddleWeb

history students where they are "most curious & invested," teacher Sarah Cooper considers the breadth of current events resources and connections she could suggest. Differentiation Future of History current events differentiation extreme differentiation justice nuclear weapons protests Sarah Cooper thought experiement US role wormen's rightsWondering how – with enough learning time – she could reach individual 8th grade U.S.

Ready to Hit the Road in 2019? These K-12 Edtech Events Are Worth Your Time

Edsurge

That’s why, at EdSurge, we believe the flurry of education events held each year provide an invaluable opportunity for us and our readers—teachers, administrators, entrepreneurs, investors and everyone in between—to challenge our assumptions, share best practices and forge new partnerships. To kickstart our travel planning—and help you with yours—we’ve compiled a list of over 60 K-12 education events taking place across the U.S. events? Aw, you left out my favorite event!

Travel the Globe With These 50 International Education Technology Events in 2020

Edsurge

Now we present our second annual international events calendar, stuffed with 50 events to help you do the same. Check out our collection of conferences, summits and convenings, a healthy mix of education events catering to K-12, higher ed and business audiences.

When Students Curate Current Events Articles

MiddleWeb

I often do it at the beginning of the year, but you could do it... Current Events Future of History curation current events middle grades rich discussion Sarah Cooper weekly current eventsA MiddleWeb Blog One of my favorite activities to help students understand the richness of the news is also one of the simplest.

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