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 types of events vary widely. Education Technology Events Maker and DIY Movemen

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!

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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.

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. I haven’t always been a host to major events.

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.

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.

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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!

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!)

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

Edsurge

We’ve compiled a free, downloadable calendar of the can’t-miss events for higher-ed instructors and entrepreneurs. You can also click on the events for a link to their website to find out more. Red events emphasize the business of edtech more than pedagogy.

Racism, Intolerance, and Teaching the Holocaust as a Current Event

techlearning

There are lots of resources available that can help

ThingLink App Smash Events

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

To encourage the ThingLink Community of Educators to have some fun and smash some apps this month, we are pleased to announce some AppSmash events. These events are designed to inspire our community of educators to explore and create.

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!

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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.

Everything You Need To Run A Whole School Maths Mastery Event

EdTech4Beginners

I recently organised an event in my school: ‘Mastering Maths Day’ The aim was to encourage further embedding of ‘ mastery ‘ activities in everyday maths lessons and also to boost enjoyment of the subject.

TeachThought Updates & Events For July 2017

TeachThought - Learn better.

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

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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.

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 events

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Everything you need to run a whole school maths event.

EdTech4Beginners

Let me know how the event goes by commenting below.

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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

Your Next Event Streaming Device!

Hansen's Link to Tech

Over several years I have tried various resources to broadcast live events including a variety of webcams in tandem with either Google Hangouts On Air, Skype, and YouTube Live.

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

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.

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New Ed-Tech Event Valuable for Education Entrepreneurs

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

The National Education Week conference, is a new, surprisingly intimate ed-tech gathering that has a lot to offer to startups. Click the headline to read the full post. Questions? Email websupport@epe.org. accelerator conference edtech investment investors

Pumpkinfest: The Exclusive Fall Event [Starts Oct. 1]

Prodigy

Brace yourselves, Prodigy players and parents, for a spook-tacular event coming to Lamplight Town. The post Pumpkinfest: The Exclusive Fall Event [Starts Oct. That’s right — Pumpkinfest is here again!

Code a Google Calendar Event from Google Forms

Teacher Tech

Code a Google Calendar Event from Google Forms For my Coding Google Forms workshop I thought it would be super easy to make a tutorial on how to have people sign up for something on a Google Form with a Date and Time and then create a Google Calendar event. The post Code a Google Calendar Event from Google Forms appeared first on Teacher Tech.

?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.). Some new events have also been added, including the New York Times’ invite-only gathering for higher education leaders, and the Connect Higher Education Summit by LearningHouse. Aw, you left out my favorite event!

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. Cooper offers fresh ideas, higher order skills, and excellent implementation tips, all applicable to any period of history.

Upload Multiple Events To Google Calendar Using This FREE Google Sheets Template

TeacherCast

Download a FREE Google Sheets Template to help you bulk import multiple events into Google Calendar. The post Upload Multiple Events To Google Calendar Using This FREE Google Sheets Template appeared first on The TeacherCast Educational Network

Code a Google Calendar Event from Google Forms

Teacher Tech

Code a Google Calendar Event from Google Forms For my Coding Google Forms workshop I thought it would be super easy to make a tutorial on how to have people sign up for something on a Google Form with a Date and Time and then create a Google Calendar event. The post Code a Google Calendar Event from Google Forms appeared first on Teacher Tech.

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.

5 Takeaways from Microsoft’s Back to School Live Event

EdTech Magazine

By Meghan Bogardus Cortez The tech giant held the first of its Facebook Live PD events. Classroom Game-based Learning Productivity Suites Software

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.

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Flypost: Keeping up With Events on Campus

EmergingEdTech

At larger schools and institutions, keeping up with upcoming events and sharing information across campus can be challenging. Communicating notices, updates, and reminders for classes, deadlines, and. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

The Future’s Open Wide With These 60+ K-12 Education Technology Events in 2018-2019

Edsurge

Learning never stops, and neither do events that spark ideas and conversations around the future of teaching and learning. We’ve compiled this shortlist of education technology events for the K-12 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. However, we’ve color-coded these events based on their designated primary audience.

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. Wondering how – with enough learning time – she could reach individual 8th grade U.S.