4 Major Reasons To Attend Edu Events


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.

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.

Streaming learning events

Learning with 'e's

We broadcast our first live learning event yesterday, where our third year students listened to a talk by innovative school leader Dave Strudwick. The YouTube link for tomorrow's learning event is here. The entire schedule of learning events over the next few weeks is at this link.

Layering Political History and Current Events


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


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.

Violence and Tragedy in Current Events Class


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Ideas to Blend History and Current Events


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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ExploreEDU - free #Google #EdTech event in Bethpage, NY - Nov 1 or 2nd - come join us

Educational Technology Guy

Come join CDW-G and Google in Bethpage NY for an Explore EDU Event. from supplying products or services to your school/district, do not register for this event or forward this invitation to others. --.

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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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Join Us For A “Facebook Live” Event On Wed. To Talk About ELLs

Larry Ferlazzo

Join my friend and co-author Katie Hull Sypnieski and me on the Education Week Teacher Facebook page for a one-hour discussion on all things ELL! teacher resources

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.

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


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

Listening to Student Voices at Academic Events


We rarely ever have student voices represented at academic conferences and events, and yet, when they are there, I often hear faculty and faculty developers feeling there should be more of these. Faculty can bring a student to present with them at an event.

?Up, Out and Away! The 2018 Higher Education Technology Events Calendar


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!

TONS of #ISTE17 Pro Tips, Resources, & Events (including #NOTATISTE)!


Read on for a HUGE collection of ISTE Pro Tips, planning resources, where you can find me at ISTE, other events, after parties, happy hours, meet ups, and even a #NOTATISTE group! Or at the least you've glanced at the Program Guide to pick your sessions and events. FREE ISTE Events!

EdTech Events Calendar

The Electric Educator

There are a LOT of EdTech events. As a full time technology consultant, I attend a lot of events around the country. To help you get started, I created and am now maintaining a calendar of EdTech events in the United States. I know there are other listings of events and opportunities; but here is another resource that you can use to learn more about using Technology in the classroom AND to give back to the community by sharing your knowledge and experience as a presenter.

Code a List of Your Calendar Events

Teacher Tech

Google Apps Script Project with Google Calendar Objective Extract events on your calendar to make a list on a spreadsheet. The post Code a List of Your Calendar Events appeared first on Teacher Tech. Difficulty: Easy This is NOT coding from scratch. This is a getting started with Google Apps Script project. The template has the code. Template alicekeeler.com/calscript Steps Make a copy of the template by going to […].

Current Events: Helping Kids Live the Questions


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More Cool Events coming up from EdChat Interactive

Educational Technology Guy

Their events are interactive and social and very well done. Previous events are archived on the site. They have just announced some new events: Tuesday, March 24 at 8:00 PM Eastern time (5:00 Pacific time) Edchat Interactive Founders, Steven W.

Global Leadership Week Starting! Event List + Join Us in Boston on Friday

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Global Leadership Week (GLW) is a week-long convening of virtual and face to face events designed to celebrate leadership through global action in K20 education. EVENTS (Go HERE for connecting details, to see in your own time zone, and for any event additions or updates.)

When Students Curate Current Events Articles


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.


DOGO News: current events and non-fiction for your classroom

iLearn Technology

What it is: DOGO News is a great place for kids to learn about current events, read non-fiction articles, and access customized content that you curate. DOGO features thousands of news articles and new original content added daily, this is the leading online source of current events for students, teachers, and schools! DOGO is obviously an easy go-to for current events and non-fiction reading and for research in the inquiry classroom.

Events + News - Canva Webinar - NMC Summer Conference - Future Ready Event

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

June 1st - June 15th, 2015 Two Week Calendar | Learning Revolution Events | Learning Revolution Blog | Partner Spotlight | Daily Education Quotes and Commentary To subscribe to this newsletter, please sign up at LearningRevolution.com. All events are listed in US-Eastern Time.

Extreme Differentiation in Current Events Class


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.

Big Names, Brash Claims at SF Edtech Industry Pitch Event


At an industry-focused education technology event hosted by Cooley, a law firm, in San Francisco this past Wednesday, several dozen entrepreneurs and investors gathered to network, scout for new business opportunities and share a mix of practical and questionable wisdom. Education Technology Events Community

Taste of Math: An Event Showcasing the Flavor of Math

MIND Research Institute

The inaugural Taste of Math at the OC Fair & Event Center (Costa Mesa, CA) showcased a dazzling array of delicious mathematics and precise cooking. I am a Mathematician. I am also a professional chef.

Join Our ThingLink 360/VR Bootcamp Celebration Event!

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Celebrate and share in the learning that has resulted from ThingLink 360/VR Bootcamps across the US. Get inspired by educators who are transforming teaching and learning through interactive 360/VR images. Learn how easy it is to Bring a Bootcamp to Your Backyard !

Innovation Is Not a One Time Event

The Principal of Change

If you look at these characteristics, and the examples that I have given you, these are things that can be done all of the time, not simply as an event.

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A Rock Star Event for a Rock Star Cause


The post A Rock Star Event for a Rock Star Cause appeared first on CUE Blog. Want to be a Rock Star educator AND a Rock Star human being? On February 10th & 11th CUE is holding a very special Rock Star Benefit Camp for educator victims of the NorCal fires.

Flypost: Keeping up With Events on Campus


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.

30 Events-- thank you July!


Lisa Thumann Director of Professional Learning EdTechTeam Thank you for coming out to so many of our events during the month of July. We hosted 30 events during the month of July including Summits , Certification Bootcamps and customized professional development.

‘State of the Youth’ Event Shines Spotlight on Issues Concerning America’s Young People


Speaking to EdSurge after the event, McCowan described his dreams to go to Virginia Tech and later become a mechanical engineer. State of the Youth, Panel At the end of the event, Chambers thanked his peers for sharing their personal problems on stage. The “State of the Youth” event was organized by dosomething.org and 22x20 in conjunction with OZY Media , with the goal of amplifying youth voices and spurring civic engagement. . Education Technology Events Community

How Can Facebook Improve the Attendance at Your School’s Next Event?


This constant connection is one reason why social media is a great, often underused tool for bringing people together for local events, especially those happening at your school. When we’re done you’ll have everything you need to make your next event a record-breaking hit.

Let’s Ignite the Learning! EdTechTeam Ontario Summit Ignite Event


Ignite events are held in cities around the world. We spoke about our perspectives on education and how we are preparing for the Summit Ignite event! EdTechTeam Ontario Summit Ignite Event appeared first on EdTechTeam.

App of the Week: Current events for young learners

eSchool News

school year, and it covers popular current events topics such as movies, sports, holidays, or environmental issues, many of which are aligned with Common Core standards.

Learn why @Flocabulary is the perfect combination of hip-hop and current events for your students!


Jeff sits down with Aliza Aufrichtig from Flocabulary to discuss how rap can be combined with current events to help boost student test scores. The post Learn why @Flocabulary is the perfect combination of hip-hop and current events for your students!

Free Online Event - Free Tech Tools

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Join me and Simple K 12 for a free online event on Saturday February 14th dedicated to helping teachers learn to use Free Web Tools! We hope you can join us for this don''t miss event!

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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

Your New Must-Have App: The EdTechTeam Events App!


Ben Friesen EdTechTeam Director of Professional Development @ benjaminfriesen The EdTechTeam is excited to announce our new EdTechTeam Events App! This week the participants at the San Diego Summit will be the first to download and use the new EdTechTeam Events App.

Infographic - Strategies For Using @PeriscopeTV at Events

The Innovative Educator

I hope it provides some good ideas for your next learning event. #NYCSchoolsTech teacher Eileen Lennon took the post I wrote on strategies for using #Periscope for education conferences and turned it into this beautiful infographic which we will share with participants at our upcoming #NYCSchoolsTech Summit. Check it out