7 digital portfolio guidelines for outstanding learning performance


7 digital portfolio guidelines. We have prepared seven guidelines that show how easy it is to implement digital portfolios in the classroom. Students can experiment with video/audio, essays, photography, live streaming, coding tools, you name it.

Some Helpful YouTube Guidelines for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

YouTube is absolutely one of the best video hosting platforms teachers and students can draw on to access, curate and share educational video content. It also provides a powerful video editing tool.read more

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Effective Educational Videos in the Classroom

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Quick Take: Learn how teachers are using educational videos effectively in their classrooms: - Current use of educational videos. Suggested guide to video searching. Effectively using educational videos could become a large burden or blessing to teachers.

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Mysimpleshow–Online Video Creator for Educators

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This online video making tool is a great solution for incorporating mixed media into lessons as well as supporting the flipped classrooms ideology. mysimpleshow’s possibilities are endless, allowing teachers to enhance their presentations with relevant video content, explain common classroom procedures at the click of a button, assign more enjoyable homework and in-class activities, or communicate messages to parents and other staff. Make a video and test it out yourself!

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Video: A new way to teach the 4Cs


There’s something special about video as a medium of instruction. Many teachers are put off by what they perceive to be the high skill level required to make videos; and I empathize, video creation and editing tools take a bit of time to get used to, and require practice.

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Whether synchronous online course activities meet accessibility guidelines may depend on how you use them.

IT Bill

Our campus recently adopted a policy that essentially requires all online instruction meet accessibility guidelines. Rather than using only video and voice features, offer chat and/or text messaging as options for conferences with individual students.

3 Easy Web Accessibility Guidelines

The Innovative Educator

If you want to know three easy guidelines to always keep in mind, a colleague of mine, shared the following with me and I'm sharing with the innovative educators who read this blog. jpegs,bmps, video) that isn’t on the page itself. Are these guidelines you generally follow?

Make The Best of YouTube in Your Teaching Using These Guidelines

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

July 12, 2017 YouTube is absolutely one of the best video hosting platforms teachers and students can draw on to access, curate and share educational video content. It also provides a powerful video.read more. Repost

Guest Post: Mysimpleshow, The Free Video Creation Tool for Educators and E-Learning.


Mysimpleshow.com is an ‘explainer video-making tool’ that lets users create informative and engaging videos. You’ll end up with a professional quality video, voiceover included! If you want to make a stellar video and enhance your classroom, try it out here.

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Video for assessment

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One recent assessment method I have used is to get students to make videos. Here''s the process: Students are introduced to a new concept, presented with some basic content and guidelines, and asked to go away and research more deeply around their topic.

Inspirational Videos Help You Frame Focus + Follow Up Professional Development

The Innovative Educator

If you are looking for inspirational videos to spruce up professional development at your school this year, you have to look no further than "The Brainwaves" video anthology which features videos on a myriad of topics from innovative educators.

Teaching While Learning: What I Learned When I Asked My Students to Make Video Essays


This is not exactly a post about how to teach the video essay (or the audiovisual essay, or the essay video, or the scholarly video). I first tried asking students to make video essays with the purpose of film analysis. Teaching reflection video video essay

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Top 10 Social Networking Guidelines for Educators Who Wish to Keep Their Career Intact


10 Privacy Settings Every Facebook User Should Know [link] How To Be Safe Online (MySpace) CBS News Video [link] MySpace Safety Tips and Settings [link] 2. Keeping Face on Facebook: CBS News Video [link] Everyone Video from the Ad Council [link] 3.

Video Shows Students Jump-Roping with Cat Intestines in Lab

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No punishment was doled out in spite of the fact that the animal rights sector was appalled by the video of the activity. One video showed students dissecting animals, while some of the students are seen jumping rope with the intestines. (Photo: Pixabay, Creative Commons).

Online Tutoring Companies Take Small Steps to Protect Student Safety


In July, the Ministry of Education issued new guidelines for after-school online teaching programs—set to be enforced in 2020—specifying that all live lessons must be completed by 9 p.m. Education Technology Video Instruction Global Education School Safety Tutoring

Teachers Need More Flexibility, Autonomy and, Yes, Income


Video Game Design (Beginner Coding Part 1). Since I don't have to worry about guidelines so much on Outschool, I can expand on my cool idea and make a class out of it.” Teachers get real-time feedback from learners through video, audio and text-based chat.

5 Edtech tools to try out this year


Flipgrid is a great option to have students share ideas, record videos, and connect with classrooms and experts from around the world. Students can even experience augmented reality by using the Fligrid AR and record a video that can pop up into the real space using a QR code.

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Learning Revolution: Host Your Own Webinar - Learn from Homeschoolers - Submit A Video - Job Forum

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Updates Calendar of Events Deadlines Highlighted Recordings Conversations Kudos Submit a Video or Quote Updates Host Your Own Webinar Returns. For submission guidelines and more information, visit [link]. Submit a Video or Quote We''d like to feature a user submitted video each week. Post your short video answer to the question: What does the learning revolution mean to you? We''ll be highlighting one video each week, and sharing the rest on our YouTube channel.

5 Tips for Successful Classroom Green Screen Projects

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It makes the videos I create more interesting and gives my students creative superpowers. They will discover amazing uses for this fun video technology. Tripods triple video watchability. Sharing your kids Green Screen videos is the “publishing” step.

Looking for a Summer Volunteer Opportunity?

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I have written in the past about mysimpleshow , an easy and clever way educators can create explainer videos. When you sign up, you choose a topic, access mysimpleshow, and create your explainer video. Note: School guidelines vary depending upon their missions.

October is National Bullying Prevention Month

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Examples include mean texts or emails, insulting snapchats, rumors posted on social networking sites, and embarrassing photos or videos. This is a true (video) story of fifteen-year-old Irish-born Phoebe Prince who committed suicide because of cyberbullying.

Free Lesson Plans and Other Resources to Prevent Cyberbullying and Promote Online Safety


While Learning.com has long contributed resources—such as videos, trainings, lesson plans, and webinars—promoting digital citizenship and online safety, we are taking bolder steps to show our personal commitment to raising awareness and helping educators take preventative action to stem this epidemic. Here are some easy-to-remember guidelines to share with students. Education Technology Events Community Professional Development Video Instruction

20+ Ideas to Supercharge Classroom Creativity

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Go to www.ToyotaDreamCarUSA.com/CoolCat to download artwork guidelines, an entry form, official rules, and the lesson plan today.

5 Fast Ways to Give Positive Feedback

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Still, others really love graphics or video. Go to www.ToyotaDreamCarUSA.com/CoolCat to download artwork guidelines, an entry form, official rules, and the lesson plan today.

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Another 3 habits of effective e-teachers


The point here is that digital tools from YouTube videos, PowerPoint voice overs or Podcasts can not only help the gifted teacher to reach more students, but can in fact package and encapsulate that passion.

Can PDFs Be Made Accessible?

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Making PDFs on Websites Accessible Video. Reality: Content placed directly on your site following WCAG guidelines can be read more easily across platforms. PDFs are one of the biggest issues for website accessibility. In fact, research from WebAim showed that 75.1%

Notice the emphasis on ‘feeding them content’

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’ 12 education guidelines from Alfie Kohn.

@Flipgrid Collab with @ADickie601 — AP Calculus Final Review @AP_Trevor ?@CollegeBoard #mathchat #mtbos #edtech


The idea: for students to watch the last video posted & pick up the solution from where the last student’s Flipgrid left off. Each student is tasked w/watching the last video response & solving the next piece of the question that follows.

Overcoming 3 challenges of introducing blended learning in the classroom


When educators base the instruction only on the curricular guidelines, they cannot provide students with real life experiences, with innovative content and digital skills. Throughout the world, many public schools still rely heavily on text-based core curriculum.

4 Reasons why an LMS is an excellent tool for your language classes


Read more: 7 digital portfolio guidelines for outstanding learning performance. For instance, some students need to listen several times to an audio or video material, as they have more difficulties processing such an input.

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#blideo - a new blogging challenge

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In fact it's a video. Same guidelines apply. You share a short video clkip on your blog and challenge 3 people in your personal learning network to write learning related blog posts about it. Here's a video clip to get you started.

Green light for using green screen in classroom activities


Chroma key compositing or green screen is a technique where you replace the background of a video with another one. Green is used because the human skin does not have green pigment so it is easier for the software to identify the main subject of a video and remove only the background.

Putting UDL to Practice for Increased Engagement in a Standards-Based Learning Environment

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For a great overview of UDL, please watch this CAST video, UDL at a Glance. There are several resources available to help educators design learning experiences that meet the UDL guidelines. Get the UDL Guidelines. Universal Design for Learning Guidelines version 2.2.

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What’s all the buzz about Messenger Kids?

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Messenger Kids is a free video calling and messaging app designed for kids under thirteen to connect with others from their tablet or smartphone. Parents and approved adults like grandparents can video chat and message with their kids through their existing Messenger app.

5 new developments in physical and network safety

eSchool News

The PASS Guidelines identify and classify best practices for securing K-12 facilities in response to urgent needs for information identified by the education community. As technology improves, so do solutions to keep students and teachers safe in school buildings and on school networks.