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

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. Learn circuitry?

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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. You can find her resources at Structured Learning.

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. There is a heavy focus on pre-rollout professional learning to make sure teachers are ready for students to come to class with devices on the day after rollout.

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.

Ideas and Resources for Outdoor Learning

Teacher Reboot Camp

When possible we should provide them opportunities to learn outdoors and play. Below is my slide presentation, Outdoor Learning , full of ideas. Find several more ideas for outdoor learning. Outdoor Learning from Shelly Sanchez Terrell. Have fun learning with chalk!

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. Here is what: Learning industry trends. 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.

New Esports Virtual Event from Tech & Learning and Partners

techlearning

Esports is one of the fastest growing industries worldwide -- and making up 61% of the total audience, 13 to 24 year olds are driving the growth

Blended Learning Event Hosted by Simple K12

Catlin Tucker

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. I’ll provide an overview of my book for teachers and administrators interested in blended learning. Learning

Social and Emotional Learning Resources and Tools to Uplift Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

Also, find social and emotional learning activities, ideas, and resources. Social and Emotional Learning and Growth Mindset Resources. Z00 Academy is a social emotional learning game for K-4. . Part of the December 2020 STEM Resources Digital Calendar !

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.

Highlight Incredible Learning with a Newsletter

Teacher Reboot Camp

As the first semester ends this is the perfect time to send a newsletter showcasing the amazing learning that takes place in your classroom! You can also include ideas for students to learn during the winter break. Part of the December 2020 STEM Resources Digital Calendar !

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Universally Designed Blended Learning

Catlin Tucker

So, how do we design and facilitate learning experiences to remove barriers and allow all students to succeed? In my upcoming book, I teamed up with Dr. Katie Novak to explore the complementary nature of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and blended learning.

10 Essential Online Learning Best Practices – Free Webinar

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter We took our school from a physical school on a Friday to a distance learning campus by Monday. And the learning continues. They know how to do distance learning.

10 Ways to Move Forward: Learning Gaps and Post Pandemic Learning [Free Webinar]

The CoolCatTeacher

There are right and wrong ways to work with our students and help them learn. We must be grounded in reality and equip ourselves with the knowledge of neuroscience, learning, and how we can best help kids move forward. How Do We Help the Kids Who Excelled in Distance Learning?

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Think Together Brings in More Than $500,000 at Annual Raise A Hand Event to Support Expanded Learning, Afterschool and Student Learning Recovery Programs

eSchool News

The live virtual event held April 23 was attended by more than 300 guests from across the state of California. At this year’s event, Think Together honored Broadcom with its Champion of Change award which recognizes an outstanding partner dedicated to changing the odds for kids.

vFairs Integrates Zoom into its Platform to Support Large Scale Hybrid Virtual Events

eSchool News

vFairs, the leading platform for hybrid and virtual events, today announced they are integrating Zoom into their solution to deliver Zoom webinars and support remote interaction for hybrid events to bring together on-site and virtual attendees.

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?

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. Explore this interactive image to learn more about these AppSmash events. We hope you will join us as we explore the possibilities for ThingLink powered Apps Smashes.

Silver Lining for Learning – Episode 01

Dangerously Irrelevant

Episode 01 of Silver Lining for Learning is now available for viewing. Please visit our website to learn more about this initiative and our chief instigators. A new adventure: Silver Lining for Learning.

Digital Learning Theories and Frameworks to Elevate Instruction

Teacher Reboot Camp

The learning theories and frameworks below provide useful tips on how to design online instruction and plan digital lessons to help students thrive. I also have discovered tips to support all students and diversify my curriculum to meet their various learning needs.

Influential Educator Keynotes Southeast Powerful Practices Event

Discovery Education

14 for Discovery Education’s fourth Powerful Practices event, an instructional leadership experience for educators. In these workshops, educators, and administrators worked together in focused discussions on topics such as formative assessment, student engagement, personalized learning, and disciplinary literacy. Look for images, videos, and more coverage from our fourth Powerful Practices event throughout the coming weeks!

Overcome, Learn, and Excel at Engage 2021 on February4

The CoolCatTeacher

This global event will have educators and speakers from around the world sharing up to date best practices. Reframing “Think Global, Act Local” in an age of lockdowns & online learning. Dynamic Approaches to Learning in the History/Social Studies Classroom – Nate Gildart.

CoSN2020: Annual Event Focuses on Breakthrough Mindsets

EdTech Magazine

When developing this year’s theme for the annual conference of the Consortium for School Networking , we decided to build the event around changing mindsets. And even though technology can advance the learning experience, students’ screen time is a deep concern for some parents, policymakers and educators. . Ignite sessions will be sprinkled throughout the conference in CoSN Camp, our “unconference” learning space.

CoSN2020: Annual Event Focuses on Breakthrough Mindsets

EdTech Magazine

When developing this year’s theme for the annual conference of the Consortium for School Networking , we decided to build the event around changing mindsets. And even though technology can advance the learning experience, students’ screen time is a deep concern for some parents, policymakers and educators. . Ignite sessions will be sprinkled throughout the conference in CoSN Camp, our “unconference” learning space.

CoSN2020: Annual Event Focuses on Breakthrough Mindsets

EdTech Magazine

When developing this year’s theme for the annual conference of the Consortium for School Networking , we decided to build the event around changing mindsets. And even though technology can advance the learning experience, students’ screen time is a deep concern for some parents, policymakers and educators. . Ignite sessions will be sprinkled throughout the conference in CoSN Camp, our “unconference” learning space.

CoSN2020: Annual Event Focuses on Breakthrough Mindsets

EdTech Magazine

When developing this year’s theme for the annual conference of the Consortium for School Networking , we decided to build the event around changing mindsets. And even though technology can advance the learning experience, students’ screen time is a deep concern for some parents, policymakers and educators. . Ignite sessions will be sprinkled throughout the conference in CoSN Camp, our “unconference” learning space.

CoSN2020: Annual Event Focuses on Breakthrough Mindsets

EdTech Magazine

When developing this year’s theme for the annual conference of the Consortium for School Networking , we decided to build the event around changing mindsets. And even though technology can advance the learning experience, students’ screen time is a deep concern for some parents, policymakers and educators. . Ignite sessions will be sprinkled throughout the conference in CoSN Camp, our “unconference” learning space.

CoSN2020: Annual Event Focuses on Breakthrough Mindsets

EdTech Magazine

When developing this year’s theme for the annual conference of the Consortium for School Networking , we decided to build the event around changing mindsets. And even though technology can advance the learning experience, students’ screen time is a deep concern for some parents, policymakers and educators. . Ignite sessions will be sprinkled throughout the conference in CoSN Camp, our “unconference” learning space.

CoSN2020: Annual Event Focuses on Breakthrough Mindsets

EdTech Magazine

When developing this year’s theme for the annual conference of the Consortium for School Networking , we decided to build the event around changing mindsets. And even though technology can advance the learning experience, students’ screen time is a deep concern for some parents, policymakers and educators. . Ignite sessions will be sprinkled throughout the conference in CoSN Camp, our “unconference” learning space.

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!

CoSN2020: Annual Event Focuses on Breakthrough Mindsets

EdTech Magazine

When developing this year’s theme for the annual conference of the Consortium for School Networking , we decided to build the event around changing mindsets. And even though technology can advance the learning experience, students’ screen time is a deep concern for some parents, policymakers and educators. . Ignite sessions will be sprinkled throughout the conference in CoSN Camp, our “unconference” learning space.

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. Learn three simple ways to help students stay attuned to the news and make historical connections. Current Events Future of History awareness current events eight grade Sarah Cooper social studies timing U.S.

August book study: Harnessing Technology for Deeper Learning

Dangerously Irrelevant

My co-author, Julie Graber, and I are delighted that we were selected to do a FREE 4-week book study on Harnessing Technology for Deeper Learning ! If we want deeper learning, greater student agency, more authentic work, and rich technology infusion, we have to design for them!

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Online Education Isn’t the Sideshow. It’s the Main Event.

Edsurge

We saw that in action this year as colleges and universities raced to make remote learning a possibility for students. In fact, HolonIQ recently reported there are now 700 universities working with 200 partners to deliver high-quality online learning to students.