A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking


You may remember Stanford History Education Group (SHEG) for its groundbreaking and utterly depressing report, Evaluating Information: The Cornerstone of Online Civic Reasoning.

6 Hands-On Tools and Activities for Teaching Web Literacy


Educational Games & Gamification Free Tools & Resources iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning Resources Project Based Learning free tools for learning web literacy free webinar education teaching digital learning day teaching students web literacy tools to teach web literacy

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This Week's Live and Interactive Webinars in Blackboard Collaborate (Formerly Elluminate)

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through LearnCentral.org , the social learning network for education that I work on for Blackboard Collaborate (formerly Elluminate). We hope you will consider hosting your own public webinars using the free LearnCentral public room--instructions are available by joining the "Host Your Own Webinar" group on the main announcement tab ( [link] ).

#05: 5 Ideas for Using Game-Based Learning in your Classroom Today

The CoolCatTeacher

Register for my free Differentiating Instruction with Technology webinar sponsored by SMART Learning Suite next Thursday, February 9 at 4pm. Here are instructions for iPhone/iPad or PC/Mac instructions. Free Differentiating Instruction Webinar on Thursday, February 9 [link].

#06: The 6 Most Motivating Sketchnotes in Education Today

The CoolCatTeacher

Register for my free Differentiating Instruction with Technology webinar sponsored by SMART Learning Suite next Thursday, February 9 at 4pm. Free Webinar on Differentiated Instruction [link] technology.

Teacher Recommended: 50 Favorite Classroom Apps


The conversations I had were radically different than they were a year ago,” said Michelle Luhtala , the librarian for New Canaan High School and host of an Emerging Tech webinar on edWeb. It works only on iPhones, but is free. Compatible with iPhones and iPads, this app is free.

#07: Getting Started Using Twitter for Educational Excellence

The CoolCatTeacher

Register for my free Differentiating Instruction with Technology webinar sponsored by SMART Learning Suite next Thursday, February 9 at 4pm. 10MT | 10-Minute Teacher Interview with Billy Krakower From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

An Exclusive Interview with Christopher Gray: Founder of Scholly, Shark Tank Winner, Forbes 30 under 30

EdNews Daily

Post Shark Tank , Scholly was ranked the #1 app in iPhone and Android store for three weeks. Do you have any future plans on educating youth about financial responsibility (such as conferences, webinars, etc.)? By: Robyn D. Shulman, Huffington Post and EdNews Daily.

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5 Ideas for Friday: Ideas for Teachers In and Out of School to Try Today

The CoolCatTeacher

I’ll be announcing some webinars very soon , so stay tuned. Meri Walker is Iphone Art Girl. I’ve learned so much from her about how to take great pictures with my iPhone, but the tips apply to any smartphone with a good digital camera.

Happy Holidays & a Look Back on the Best of 2012 from @KleinErin at Kleinspiration


I get so excited connecting with you all though comments, contests, give-aways, conferences, workshops, webinars, Twitter chats, Linky parties, Facebook groups, Pinterest boards, emails, and more. SonicPics makes it easy to make slideshow movies on your iPod touch or iPhone.

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How an LMS Can Solve Professional Learning's Challenges—and Keep Master Teachers Engaged


Check out the on-demand webinar, How Microcredentials Can Boost Professional Learning , sponsored by D2L. The iPhone in your pocket. The idea of using a learning management system (LMS) to deliver professional learning and development to K-12 educators is not new—but it’s not quite mainstream, either. Face-to-face is still the ascendant modality, but LMS-for-PD is gaining serious traction, thanks to the efforts of educational IT innovators like Ken Dirkin.

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Closing Session - TCEA 2011 Google Academy


Notes from the closing session of the TCEA 2011 Google Academy Professional Development for Becoming A Google Apps Certified Trainer - both in person at TCEA, webinars, and on your own options. Every Wednesday TCEA does a lunch and learn webinar that is free for TCEA members. If you sign up, you can get recordings of the webinars if you can''t attend the live session All content from the sessions today will be posted to the academy website after TCEA conference is over.

10 Things to do with QR Codes On Back to School Night

The Daring Librarian

FREE Webinar! Also, don''t miss the big announcement at the end of this blog post about a FREE #TLChat Virtual Cafe webinar - Back to School Special: Open Mic Edition and a FREE Back to School Night PowerPoint you can download and share with your teachers!

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Tuesday - Tony Wagner on Creating Innovators

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Tuesday, August 28th, for another live and interactive FutureofEducation.com webinar with Tony Wagner, this time on his latest book, Creating Innovators : The Making of Young People Who Will Change the World.

mQlicker – Create Interactive Presentations

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

The response system works with any web capable device, and there is enhanced support for iPhone, iPad, Android and Blackberry devices.

Learning Revolution Free Events - Hack Education with Audrey Watters - Common Sense Media's Graphite - @coolcatteacher Vicki Davis

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

After the unconference is our now-annual evening social/party, which will feature Kevin Honeycutt and the iPhone band. Details to join the webinar at [link]. The Learning Revolution Weekly Update May 27th, 2014 The secret of education is respecting the pupil.

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Learning Revolution Free Events - ISTE Unplugged + Hack Education - AERO - Gaming in Ed Call for Proposals - Students Driving Change

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Starting with our eighth annual free all-day unconference (now called Hack Education and with special guest Audrey Watters) on Friday, June 27th; the now-traditional Friday evening party with special guest Kevin Honeycutt and the iPhone Band; our third annual Global Education Day on Saturday; the Bloggers'' Cafe gathering spot during ISTE; and more to come! Whether you’re entirely new to game-based learning or well-versed, don’t miss this webinar! Join the webinar here.

3 Great Special Needs Digital Tools

Ask a Tech Teacher

Using the free app, students can tape a live lecture, a Skype call, an online webinar on their iPhone or iPad (or directly to the software), transfer it to their dashboard where they can transcribe, annotate, highlight, edit, format, add to, delete, or simply play it back for reference.

Learning Revolution Free Events - ASB Online - Google Science Fair Deadline - More Ed Tech Month

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Updates Partner Spotlight Calendar of Events Deadlines Highlighted Recordings NMC Navigator Top Ten Conversations Updates #EdTechMonth Webinar Series Kicks Off Thursday. The Learning Revolution Project and PowerUp WHAT WORKS are excited to offer a free, professional development webinar series to celebrate #EdTechMonth. Don''t miss this super fun event sponsored by ClassFlow and featuring Kevin Honeycutt and the iPhone band.

Connected Librarians Day (Free) Events - Monday, October 14th

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

sid=2008350&password=LIB2013Part102 Webinar Platform The conference platform is Blackboard Collaborate, an online platform that combines video, audio, chat, presentation, and other capabilities, and it supports participation from any computer using Window, Mac OS, Linux, iOS , and Android.

Learning Revolution Newsletter - Weekly Free Event Calendar - Conference Keynotes Update - Edcamp USDOE - Digital Citizenship

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Saturday, June 7th at 12pm CR20 LIVE Weekly Show with Toni Plourde: Earning Your Learning , Using the iOS 7 for iPad(iPod,iPhone), we will explore ways to maximize the way students can engage and enhance their own learning. Details to join the webinar at [link].

Learning Revolution - Week's Free Events - Homeschool+ Conference - Mathbreakers - Creative Commons - Gender in Gaming

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

After the unconference is our now-annual evening social/party, which will feature Kevin Honeycutt and the iPhone band. The Learning Revolution Weekly Update June 17th, 2014 Learning how to learn is life''s most important skill.