Understanding The Deep Fake: A Troubling Trend

The CoolCatTeacher

In this disturbing trend, convincing videos, audio, and photos are viewed and shared by those who somehow think you can trust what you see and hear. If you don’t have Google Docs, just use this PDF.

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Five Top Technology Trends In Special Education


Underlying a range of new trends, experts say, is a growing recognition that designing learning resources from the beginning with students with disabilities in mind can benefit all students. The post Five Top Technology Trends In Special Education appeared first on Wisewire.

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#iste17 trends: Google, Touch Screen Chromebooks and More

The CoolCatTeacher

Today Kasey Bell @shakeuplearning sits down to talk about the hot trends at ISTE 2017 including lots of Google stuff, new AR news, Google Keep, touch Screen Chromebooks, and more news. Google classroom. Google Keep. Co-host of The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast.

Classroom Design Trends: Update Classroom Layout to Boost Engagement

ViewSonic Education

21 st century classrooms design trends utilize many new layouts, including: Flexible seating. Districts can source products from education furnishings makers in lockstep with the trends. Google Classroom integration makes it even easier to educate tomorrow’s citizens.

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10 K12 education trends to look for this year

eSchool News

We may technically be in the middle of a school year, but starting a new calendar year has us looking at and forecasting the new K12 education trends we expect to see in 2019. In fact, we’re excited to see what role these trends will play going forward and into the 2019-2020 school year.

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30 Of The Most Popular Trends In Education

TeachThought - Learn better.

30 Of The Most Popular Trends In Education by TeachThought Staff What are the most popular trends in education? What about the most popular trends in education in 2018 specifically? Facebook articles, Google News, Apple News, […].

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40+ Hashtags to Follow to Learn About the Latest Teaching Trends

Teacher Reboot Camp

This summer learn more about teaching trends by exploring hashtags. Hashtags are the key for educators to learn about the latest teaching trends and find lesson ideas and free resources from teachers who put these trends into practice.

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Google Trends: A Captivating Way to Explore Data with your Students

Fractus Learning

Did you know that Google receives and processes over 4 million search queries per minute? It is also a giant shed load of data that Google collects and makes openly available to us with Google Trends. Name : Google Trends. Bitesize Google google trends

Education Technology Trends for 2017: An Interview With Martin McKay.


This is already happening a lot in the US and Canada but we’ll see a move towards this throughout the rest of the markets Texthelp operate in as well, where people will move to outsourced storage, provisioning by Google and so on.

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30 Ways To Use Google Search For Critical Thinking In The Classroom

TeachThought - Learn better.

30 Ways To Use Google Search For Critical Thinking In The Classroom by TeachThought Staff As the search engine that’s become its own verb, Google’s success is difficult to frame. The post 30 Ways To Use Google Search For Critical Thinking In The Classroom appeared first on TeachThought. Technology Experienced Teacher Google Education Tools For The Classroom Middle & High School Trending

Saving Big Money with iPads and Google Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Today Kyle Taylor @kyletaylor13 and his school have implemented iPads with Google Classroom and are saving half (yes, I said half) of what it previously cost to set up a classroom with technology. How the work flows from creation to Google Classroom. Google Classroom: [link].

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Teach Students to Think Through Problems — Not Google Them


I call this the “Google Search Curse.” I call this the “Google Search Curse,” which is when you want to know the answer to something, and rather than thinking through to the answer, you go into Google search, type in your question, and there are a thousand people who have delivered answers.

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10 Inspired Tech Trends Every Teacher Should Know About


The bevy of tech tips and trends brightening their classrooms—including 360-degree video, thoughtful ways to use Alexa, and the sleeper Google tool for improving note-taking and research. I challenged myself to create my own version in a Google drawing. Google's G-suite is nothing new, but Jonathan Brubaker, a 9th grade English teacher in California, calls the productivity and organizing tool Keep Google's "sleeper" hit.

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Discussion Topics Using Google Trends

Hansen's Link to Tech

Learn what is trending: news, events, popular web searches, top charts, and much more using Google Trends. Google Apps for Education Google Chrome Internet Web 2.0

The Business of 'Ed-Tech Trends'

Hack Education

Notable Investment Trends. Investors in tutoring companies this year included Warbug Pincus, Goldman Sachs, Learn Capital, Y Combinator, the Omidyar Network, Sequoia Capital, TAL Education, Tencent, Google, and of course, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. ” The growing reliance on OPMs is part of a larger trend of outsourcing and privatization – and certainly not all of this occurs online, as the “coding bootcamp” trend underscores.

15 hot edtech trends for 2017

eSchool News

To get a glimpse into what the next 12 months will hold for everything from professional development to digital learning, and from communication to virtual reality, 15 ed tech luminaries looked back on 2016 edtech trends to help predict what’s in store for 2017.

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Marketplace trend update: 4 ed-tech developments

eSchool News

Remaining a tech-savvy educator means keeping on top of the myriad changes and trends in education, how technology can support those trends, and how teaching and learning can best benefit from near-constant change.

Trends to watch in 2016: technologies

Bryan Alexander

Predicting tech trends is a fun but fairly doomed enterprise. But we can improve our understanding by examining current trends, out of which many near-future ones spring. So, following up from Tuesday’s education and contexts post , here are some tech trends to watch in 2016.

Internet trends: the latest Mary Meeker report

Bryan Alexander

Mary Meeker just shared her latest internet trends report , and, as ever, it’s essential reading. research topics technology trendsLet me share some highlights which impact the future of education and technology. The international big picture.

Google Material Design in Online Education Technology

WizIQ Education & Technology

Google’s Material Design made a splash almost four years back and continued to wow us with its widespread applications, and elegant user experience features.

Our favorite mobile apps: Appy Hour on the Future Trends Forum

Bryan Alexander

Last Thursday the Future Trends Forum ran an experiment. Marco Polo ( iTunes , Google Play ) – an asynchronous video tool. MyWGU ( Google Play , iTunes ) – an app for Western Governors University students, aimed at WGU ‘s portal. Normal. false. false. false.

4 K-12 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in 2018

EdTech Magazine

4 K-12 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in 2018. Here are some expert opinions on the four major trends of the year: SIGN UP : Get more news from the EdTech newsletter in your inbox every two weeks! Google even partnered with ISTE to create a game that drove these tenets home.

Girls and STEM: The Google 20% Project That Encourages Girls to go Into STEM

The CoolCatTeacher

Today’s show is a team of people at Google who have done just that. Komal Singh is a Google Engineer and recruited other Google employees to participate in a powerful 20% time project that encourages girls to go into STEM. She currently works at Google as an Eng.

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Highlights From a Year of Tracking Future Trends in Education


Another surprise was a turn in public perception of giant technology companies, especially Facebook and Google, as well as Twitter and Amazon. If we look back on 2017 in educational technology, some of the biggest surprises were political and cultural. The first is the spread of free public-university tuition programs in American cities and states.

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Facebook’s Latest Higher Ed Push Part of Broader Trend


The Facebook spokesperson adds that the curriculum “speaks to broad marketing concepts and calls out other platforms,” including Google, Twitter, LinkedIn and Youtube. The move is part of a trend of Silicon Valley companies trying to shape curriculum around their products. Facebook is teaming up with community colleges as part of a nationwide effort to teach digital-literacy skills to small-business leaders and others in cities.

The Top Ed-Tech Trends (Aren't 'Tech')

Hack Education

Every year since 2010, I’ve undertaken a fairly massive project in which I’ve reviewed the previous twelve months’ education and technology news in order to write ten articles covering “the top ed-tech trends.” They’re not “trends,” really.

Future Trends Forum #7 with Deanna Marcum: notes and video

Bryan Alexander

Deanna Marcum was our Future Trends Forum guest on March 21st , and offered excellent thoughts about the evolution of libraries. Collection development isn’t as central, thanks to the digital world and Google. Mark Ulett saw contradiction between two different trends.

Trending: Transitioning to Dark Mode on Your Devices

Hansen's Link to Tech

Twitter YouTube Mac OS Mojave Google Chrome Google Maps Android Q (some aspects of Pie) iOS 13 (rumored) Google Keep and Calendar Slack Firefox Amazon Kindle Android Messages Redit Wikipedia Adobe CC So much more! Over the past few years dark mode has significantly made strides for application and device displays. From assistive tech to cool look to battery saver to display standard… get ready for dark mode as a staple with devices and application displays.

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Education Dive - education news, trends, resources, tech and more

Educational Technology Guy

It is a free site that has education news, trends, links, resources, technology, and much more for educators. You can subscribe to it via email or RSS feed and follow them on Facebook, Google+, and Twitter. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

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Obtrusive plagiarism: 5 trends that may threaten academic integrity in 2019


Here, we show a few cheating trends that recently became the most practical among average K-12 and higher ed students. This is perhaps the most ancient cheating trend that remains alive and well. When we have Google on every cell phone, copy-pasting is even easier than collaboration.

Made With Code: A Project By Google To Encourage Girls To Code

TeachThought - Learn better.

The post Made With Code: A Project By Google To Encourage Girls To Code appeared first on TeachThought. Trends & Shifts Experienced Teacher General

How to Use Google Sheets in the K-12 Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

There are many options (Numbers, Excel, and Open Office to name just a few), but arguably the most popular is Google Sheets. If you’re using Google Classroom or G Suite, you already have it. Because Sheets is part of Google, it easily imports data from other Google Apps.

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20 Tech Tips to Shake Up Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

Co-host of The Google Teacher Tribe Podcast. Author of The Teacher’s Guide to Google Classroom. Google Certified Innovator. Google Certified Trainer. Episode 337 with Kasey Bell From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

4 exciting trends that will define the 2018 education industry

eSchool News

On top of that, there is promise for continued education outside of the classroom; just look at Google’s recent $1B pledge over the next five years to help train Americans for jobs in technology. This trend is already being experienced globally.

Testing and the future of education: Anya Kamenetz on Future Trends Forum #6

Bryan Alexander

Anya Kamenetz was our Future Trends Forum guest on March 15th , and she sparked one of our most energetic discussions to date, focused on testing. She cited the recent Google artificial intelligence success AlphaGo ; I recommended this Wired article.