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.

Teaching Current Events in the History Classroom


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.

TeachThought Updates & Events For July 2017

TeachThought - Learn better.

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


Interesting Lists Of Events That Changed History

Larry Ferlazzo

I’m adding these resources to The Best “Lists Of Lists” Of Influential People, Events & Ideas: Seven game-changing handshakes is a slideshow from EuroNews. © 2014 Robert Couse-Baker , Flickr | CC-BY | via Wylio.

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.

Everything you need to run a whole school maths event.


Let me know how the event goes by commenting below.

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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


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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Add 5 Minutes of Current Events into History Class


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.

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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Violence and Tragedy in Current Events Class


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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.

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.

8 Tips for Quality Posts During Conferences & Events


The school year is ending and for many innovative educators that is when their own learning begins as they hit local, national, and international conferences and events like the #NYCSchoolsTech Summit , Building Learning Communities , or International Society of Technology in Education Conference.

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.

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.

‘Be smart’ when procuring cyber event coverage from insurance carriers

FETC Converge

Uncategorized Cyber event insurance cybersecurity FETC insurance ITBy Emily Ann Brown, Education Daily® With cyber-related incidents on the rise, school district administrators may turn to insurance carriers for protection, but it is not a ‘cure-all,’ says featured Future of Education Technology Conference speaker and cybersecurity expert Linnette Attai. More… .

?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!

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


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.

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.

“Let’s Talk” Is A Nice NPR Video Series Explaining Current Events

Larry Ferlazzo

“Let’s Talk: Big Stories, Told Simply” is an NPR video series sharing short and simple explanations of current events. Here’s the one they posted today: I’m adding it to The Best Online “Explainer” Tools For Current Events.

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NY Times Learning Network Wants To Hear How You Connect Curriculum To Current Events

Larry Ferlazzo

The New York Times Learning Network has just issued a call: Teachers, How Do You Connect Your Curriculum to Current Events and Issues? Their post itself includes some good ideas, and you can get more at The Best Ideas For Helping Students Connect Lessons To Their Interests & The World.

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 […].

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

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.

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.


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.

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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.

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.

How to Win Jobs and Influence Recruiters: Preparing for a Networking Event


So, let’s take it, step-by-step, to make sure you’re ready to shine at your next edtech networking event. Learn which companies will be present at the event you’re attending. Feeling relaxed and self-assured as you walk into a networking event will help you to perform well and make a lasting impact. Consider engaging in mindfulness exercises to reduce any anxiety you may be feeling in the hours leading up to the event. Education Technology Events Community

Is joy the main event at your school?

Reading By Example

She reminds us: “Joy is the main event. How do you make sure joy remains the main event at your school? When we work in a school, especially at this time of year, we all have much to think about and do. It is easy to get lost in the ‘to-do’ lists and lose track of the ‘why we became educators’ in the first place. Now is the perfect time to pause.

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.

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

“En.News” Looks Like A Good Site For Intermediate ELLs To Learn About Vocabulary & Current Events

Larry Ferlazzo

Thanks to Nik Peachey , I just learned about a new site called En.News with CNN. It’s free and, after registration, users can choose a CNN news story based on topic or difficulty level, read the story, and answer text and audio questions, as well as recording their own voice.

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.