How AI is Changing Writing: Check out Robot Don

Ask a Tech Teacher

One of these writing assistants is Robot Don, an AI-driven software which we are going to discuss in this article. What does Robot Don bring to the table? All it takes is to create your own account or use an existing Facebook or Google account and you are good to go!

The Facebook Scandal: What Can We Learn as Educators

The CoolCatTeacher

Professor Britt Watwood has moved his college classes off Facebook. The Facebook Scandal: What Can We Learn as Educators. Vicki: The Facebook scandal with Cambridge Analytica and more. What happened on Facebook? So, Britt, did you delete your Facebook, or not?

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ROMO: The Friendly, Personal Robot that Learns as You Play!

Kleinspiration

is a friendly robot from another world, built to teach kids the basics of computer programming and robotics through a series of adventurous challenges. I put this friendly robot on my holiday list. ROMO is by far the coolest gift my kids received this year! ROMO by Romotive Inc.

Collaboration Created with a Facebook Post

EdTech Magazine

By Mike Patterson Robotics partnership wins Oklahoma elementary school $50K and lots of accolades. Classroom Collaboration Curriculum Hardware

Facebook helps makerspaces expand in the classroom

eSchool News

Now with the help of Facebook and the Ravenswood Education Foundation, he’s come close to reaching that goal. By the end of this week, five out of seven of the district’s public schools will have spaces filled with 3D printers, Legos, laptops, robots and more for hands-on learning.

How a Stereotype-Smashing Teen Founded the First All-Girl Muslim Robotics Team

Edsurge

Zaina Siyed answered that question by creating the FemSTEM Robotics Scholarship Program , a free STEM program for Muslim girls aged 10 to 14. Siyed was fed up with never seeing girls—especially Muslim girls like herself—competing in the robotics challenges she loved so much. In 2016, Siyed was fed up with never seeing girls—especially Muslim girls like herself—competing in the robotics challenges she loved so much. How did you become interested in STEM learning and robotics?

A Humanoid Robot Inspires All Students to Explore STEM, Coding, and Programming

techlearning

Jett is the younger sibling of RoboKind’s facially expressive robot Milo, and provides all students, including those with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), the opportunity to explore STEM, coding, and programming. Also, follow Jett on Twitter or Facebook.

Friday 5 — 3.11.2016

Perry Hewitt

When are people on Facebook, Reddit, or Gmail? Facebook opens Instant Articles to all publishers in April. You’ll still have to pass Facebook’s review process.

RoboKind Introduces Jett, STEM Curriculum

techlearning

RoboKind , the creators of robots4autism and Milo, today introduced Jett , the coding and programming robot, along with the robots4STEM curriculum designed to teach all students, including those with disabilities. Also, follow Jett on Twitter or Facebook.

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Friday 5 — 10.7.2016

Perry Hewitt

You might be embarrassed to try a new French word with a colleague, but a robot won't judge. Friday Five apple bots culture facebook Friday5 messaging photography security strategy

Friday 5 — 9.18.15

Perry Hewitt

IStandWithAhmed generated well over half a million tweets, serious invitations to the White House and to Facebook , along with the inevitable funny responses. Check out a masterclass in Fenway Park , flying robotics in Harvard Stadium , all the Harvard events , or the full listing.

Friday 5 — 8.12.2016

Perry Hewitt

There's no breakout, innovative feature in the newly-released White House Facebook bot for corresponding with the President. I saved you some time by skipping to Mr. Robot at 2:31.). Friday Five bots design email facebook Friday5 messaging mobile visual

'Robots Are Coming For Your Children'

Hack Education

This isn’t simply a matter of “ robots are coming for your jobs.” This narrative – robots are coming for your jobs (and your kids’ jobs) – involves tasking schools with retooling so they can better train students for “ the jobs of the future ,” although to a certain extent, workforce preparation has always been what (part of) the education system has been expected to do. Helicopter Robots. ” Robots Raising Children.

[On-Air Coaching] Staying Focused on the Learning Goals, Not the Technology – SULS006

Shake Up Learning

One of Jasmine’s coolest projects is her robotic water cycle lesson, which involves all kinds of skills from her students. Share your answers on your favorite social media platform using the #shakeuplearning hashtag, or post it in the Shake Up Learning Community on Facebook ! [56:06]

'Robots Are Coming For Your Jobs'

Hack Education

” That’s because the stories told this year to keep us hustling and to keep up imagining a certain kind of future are almost all about robots. Over and over and over and over and over and over and over again we were told “robots are coming for your jobs.” We must encourage people to pursue “robot resistant” majors in college. Robots are much more ideal as workers, because of course they cannot unionize.

Why Computer Science Should Be A High School Graduation Requirement

Wisewire

Computing skills can be applied in a truly diverse range of fields, anything a student is interested in, from nanotechnology to robotics. Look where he and Facebook are today.

Vernier opens 2016 engineering contest

eSchool News

Applications for the contest are due by January 15, 2016, and winners will be announced on March 5, 2016 on the Vernier website and Facebook page.

17 Things for Teachers to Try in 2017 (Infographic and FREE Download)

Shake Up Learning

Program a Robot. So not only is AI becoming mainstream, but we have some pretty cool robots available for our classrooms. Or try something more sophisticated like the Wonder Workshop Dash and Dot robots. Join the Shake Up Learning Facebook Group.

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This is What Powerful Learning Looks Like, Students Share Their Stories

Digital Promise

Zaina: The Saturday Robotics Teacher. In addition to balancing a tough schedule with her regular studies and extracurricular activities, Zaina volunteers teaching a Saturday robotics and coding class for middle school girls at her local mosque.

6 Riveting Ways to Make Reading and Writing Fun for Students

The CoolCatTeacher

Not only can you use robots, green screens, and iPads to excite kids, but you can use some more traditional ideas in new ways. Publishing: Facebook, YouTube, Vimeo. Do robots have a place in a library? (And

K-12 Dealmaking: GoReact Raises $4 Million; Follett Acquires Wobo

Marketplace K-12

Robotic Education Company Raises $300,000 : SP Robotic Works , a provider of robotic education for school-age and college students, raised $300,000 from the Indian Angel Network and the Chennai Angels, according to press reports. The company’s education division, Kidobotikz , raised the funding, according to SP Robotic Works’ Facebook page. Marketplace K-12 Ed-tech mergers and aquisitions robotics skills-based training study tools Venture Capital

5 Ways to Greet Students

The CoolCatTeacher

Thom Gibson – Bio As Submitted Thom Gibson is a two-time teacher-of-the-year educator in Austin, TX, teaching math, robotics, YouTube Video Production, and the esports elective.

5 Ways to Prepare Every Student for the STEM Economy

Edsurge

However, many schools struggle to offer hands-on learning opportunities, such as robotics programs, because they lack funding, coaches and other forms of support. Bring engaging robotics programs to your school.

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TeachThought Podcast Ep. 93 Recognizing Learning And Growth With Open Badges

TeachThought - Learn better.

Drew Perkins talks with Wayne Skipper, CEO and Founder of Concentric Sky about open badging, micro-credentialing and education and learning.

Team 4443 Sock Monkeys Once Again!

Dangerously Irrelevant

I am a part of Team 4443: Sock Monkeys and we are a robotics team through the FTC. The robot also has certain limitations, in parameters such as size, materials, and shape. Facebook: search “Sock Monkeys” Twitter: @4443SockMonkeys. Hey guys, it’s Molly again!

Some Videos of Our Favorite Things From #ASCD16

The Web20Classroom

You can learn more about what ViziTech can do for your classroom by visiting their website and checking them out on Facebook. Robotics in the classroom has been traditionally out of reach. That landscape is changing with EZ-Robot. If I've said it once, I've said it 1000 times.

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3 Techniques for Promoting Resilience in Adult Digital Literacy

Digital Promise

So many headlines focus on automation, robots, artificial intelligence, and the looming loss of jobs. During a recent trip to the doctor, the office’s affiliate hospital was in the midst of transitioning to a new electronic medical records system.

What should we teach students about the future of technology?

eSchool News

In looking at the future and how we interact with programmable devices, students need to understand both the positives and negatives surrounding the use of robotics and artificial intelligence to simplify human tasks. Will we ever become technology?

Use Unconventional Research Sites to Inspire Students

Ask a Tech Teacher

I read recently that 70% of millennials get their news from Facebook. Isn’t Facebook a place to share personal information, stay in touch with friends and families, post pictures of weddings and birthdays? Really?

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The Coronavirus’ Chilling Effect Hits Edtech Industry Conferences

Edsurge

Facebook, Google, Microsoft have pulled out of annual industry conferences, and called off events of their own. Twitter and Facebook have already pulled out of the main SXSW event.) The recent U.S.

14 Lessons in #Education fr Israel During The #VibeEdu @VibeIsrael Tour

The Innovative Educator

The First Robotics Y Team 3211 of Yeruham needs donations from the community to fund these young makers. The Robotics team has a goal to reach 2000 likes on their Facebook page. This is just one in a series of ongoing posts on the educational innovations in Israel.

Voice-Based English Tutoring App MyBuddy Merges With a Friend: Edwin

Edsurge

MyBuddy, an artificial intelligence-powered English tutoring app, features a friendly robot that guides children through speaking exercises. And this week, it found a new pal in Edwin, a developer of an eponymous chatbot that also uses AI to provide language instruction.

Saying Thanks with “Check This Out – Ep 71”

CUE

They’re latest episode talks about people that have inspired them that they want to thank, a special Check This Out gift for the month of December (check out their Facebook post below), a new coding robot, and more! Did you hear!?!?! CUE is powering up podcast-style! Thanks to the voices of Ryan O’Donnell and Brian Briggs, our community gets to listen to new ideas, fun tools, and wacky antics each and every week.

What Can Teachers Look Forward To This Year from Office 365?

TeacherCast

As an Education Specialist and Product Developer there, Tricia created LEGO sets and learning solutions for several curriculum areas including Language Arts, STEM, and Robotics. Facebook.

This Teacher Started a Hands-On PD Lab That’s Sparking Change Across the District

Edsurge

Surveying Teachers and Sparking Interest In January 2018, I launched a survey about professional development on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn and the response was overwhelming.

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