10 Ways to Wrap Up the School Year

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This is done in class time, using guidelines you provide. Khan Academy. Get students started on Khan Academy, the revolutionary online math program, with accounts and an understanding of how it works. Khan Academy is intended to be student-directed, individually-paced, so your goal as the year ends is to help students reach a comfort level with the program, creating a supportive learning community that will take them through summer.

11 Ways to Wrap Up the School Year

Ask a Tech Teacher

This is done in class time, using guidelines you provide, in 20% of the student’s weekly time with you. Khan Academy. Get students started on Khan Academy, the revolutionary online math program, with accounts and an understanding of how it works. If you’re not familiar with Khan Academy, you may be thinking– What’s she talking about? Check out Khan Academy’s website. It’s the end of school.

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Effective Educational Videos in the Classroom

ViewSonic Education

Considering the insights identified in our whitepaper we recommend that teachers follow a guideline when using videos in their lesson planning: 1. Conduct the video search on your trusted video resource list such as Youtube , TEDx , Udemy , Khan Academy , and Coursera. Many steps in the guideline above can be shortened and streamline if teachers have better resources for educational videos.

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6 Unbeatable Ways To Spot High Quality Open Education Resources (OER)

Wisewire

Content curation sites like Khan Academy , Wisewire, and YouTube EDU have done the work for us. A “search the Commons” feature is also a great resource for locating usably licensed content that can be adapted, remixed, or reproduced according to clearly defined guidelines.

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10 Ways to Wrap Up the School Year

Ask a Tech Teacher

This is done in class time, using guidelines you provide, in 20% of the student’s weekly time with you. Khan Academy. Get students started on Khan Academy, the revolutionary online math program. Khan Academy is intended to be student-directed, individually-paced, so your goal as the year ends is to help students reach a comfort level with the program and create a supportive learning community that will take them through summer.

What is Standards-based Grading?

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This means students have clear guidelines for how to define success over time, making it easy for all stakeholders in a student’s learning to determine if they are accomplishing what must be done for college and career. They can be generated from content providers like Khan Academy, Common Lit, CK-12, and IXL, or created by the teacher (by uploading documents from their local drive or Google Drive).

From Neutrality to Inequality: Why the FCC Is Dismantling Equal Access and What It Could Mean for Education

Edsurge

Under the new FCC guidelines, these historic protections will now be crippled. Coursera, edX, Khan Academy and other massive course providers run almost exclusively on HD video streaming—an innovation initially propelled by internet neutrality.

Finding Supplementary Material for your Online Course

GoConqr

In this post we give you guidelines on sourcing and evaluating online content that may be useful as supplementary course material. Khan Academy has thousands of free videos on school subjects. Creating a Course: Why use supplementary material? When it comes to the ‘Create’ part of the 7 Cs of Learning Design most course creators will create original content for most of their course.

What if personalized learning was less about me and more about us?

The Hechinger Report

Indeed, this year, the district’s new math curriculum is aligned with units from the web-based Khan Academy, and Young started directing students to the site’s online videos and lessons for extra practice or new challenges. But she doesn’t want students disappearing into their own digital worlds, so she only lets them go to Khan Academy at home, never in class.

On building learning playlists

NeverEndingSearch

Student choice : Within the realm of some project guidelines, engage learners in collaboratively discovering and suggesting background readings. We create them on Spotify and YouTube and iTunes. Before music went digital, some of us made CD or cassette mixtapes and shared them as gifts.

How Designing Accessible Curriculum For All Can Help Make Online Learning More Equitable

MindShift

UDL – originally developed by researchers at the Center for Applied Special Technology ( CAST ) in collaboration with Harvard University – supports special education students, but its flexibility, technology guidelines and aim to individualize learning are best practices that can serve every student. Also, many rely on prepackaged content such as Khan Academy or Study Island.

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Resources For Teaching and Learning During This Period of Social Distancing

MindShift

The Academy of Active Learning Arts and Sciences (AALAS), which specializes in supporting flipped classrooms, offers a free Rapid Transition to Online Learning (RTOL) program to help educators efficiently transfer their courses to an online format. Global Online Academy (GOA) recently published an excellent comprehensive playbook that targets school leadership, but also has value for teachers.

3 LMS adoptions that go way beyond the basics

eSchool News

Khan Academy modules or math manipulative units from Motion Math) and then take a unit assessment to “prove what they know.”. Ontario has stringent reporting guidelines, so we don’t have much choice when it comes to student information systems,” Howitt explains, noting that the existing SIS lacked functionalities like parent portals, electronic attendance capabilities, and certain reporting tasks.

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Teaching Democracy: Election Resources for the Win!

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" The Center for Research on Teaching and Learning provides " Guidelines for Discussing Difficult or Controversial Topics " with tips on identifying a clear purpose, establishing ground rules, and including everyone, among others. Khan Academy , whose videos likely are already familiar to many high school students, offers a no-nonsense explanation of the electoral college, and the accompanying Q&A section addresses many of the questions your students are likely to have.

Education Technology and 'Fake News'

Hack Education

Khan Academy will revolutionize education. Various education organizations have released frameworks and guidelines and curricula (and, of course, press releases announcing that they were “on it”): Teaching Tolerance , UNESCO , and the New Media Consortium , for example.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

“Obama administration guidelines for LGBT student protections under Title IX remain in place, and the student codes at Liberty and Bob Jones Universities appear to violate them,” says Inside Higher Ed. ” Testing, Testing… Khan Academy announces “Free LSAT Prep for All.” Education Politics. President Trump gave a not-the-State-of-the-Union address to Congress on Tuesday.

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Hack Education Weekly News

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Via Edsurge : “ Khan Academy ’s New ‘Teacher Aid’ Tool Goes for a Test Drive in Southern California.” ” That’s to the ed-tech company Bridge International Academies. Inside Higher Ed reports that “ Fannie Mae , the largest backer of mortgage credit in the country, has issued new guidelines allowing home owners to refinance their mortgage s to pay off their student loan debt. Education Politics.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Via The New York Times : “ Trump Drops Defense of Obama Guidelines on Transgender Students.” ” Via Techcrunch : “ Pixar offers free online lessons in storytelling via Khan Academy.” Education Politics. “How higher education made President Trump ,” according to Jeffrey Selingo. Via Fusion : “ ICE detained close to 700 immigrants in a five-day nationwide raid.”