Khan Academy: Friend or Foe?

A Principal's Reflections

Khan is the creator of Khan Academy. He began his keynote by sharing a video montage of Khan Academy highlights and then presenting some impressive statistics on usage. All one had to do was read the Twitter stream to deduce this.

What Arne Duncan Said to Me Last Week

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The visit was an edtech themed visit, and spotlighted a panel discussion that included edtech pop stars Sal Khan of the Khan […]. blended learning EdTech Education Equity High School Khan Academy Teaching Twitter TechnologyOn Wednesday of last week, several members of the US Department of Education kicked off their Back to School Bus Tour at the high school where I teach science in Redwood City, California.

Reflections on CUE14 annual conference – part 1

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Closing keynote at CUE14 by Salman Khan Salman Khan and his closing keynote. Salman Khan is a visionary educator who has helped and contributed in global and powerful way. Khan’s videos were not only viewed by his cousins, but by many more.

Now Take Notes on Drive Videos with VideoNot.es – From Beth Holland

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works with YouTube, Vimeo, Coursera, Udacity, Khan Academy, and EdX videos. Most of our EdTechTeacher Instructors are authorized Google Education Trainers, and we invite you to connect with them on Twitter via #ettgoogle or through our Google Apps for Education Resources. .

11 Ways to Wrap Up the School Year

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Create a class discussion using a Discussion Board, blog post, wiki, the class Twitter stream, a collaborative board like Padlet or Linoit –or have students use each method, at different times for the balance of the school year. Khan Academy. It’s the end of school.

10 Ways to Wrap Up the School Year

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Create a class discussion using a Discussion Board, blog post, wiki, the class Twitter stream, a collaborative board like Padlet or Linoit –or have students use each method at different times for the balance of the school year. Khan Academy. It’s the end of school.

Prepfactory - free online test prep tips and practice

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PrepFactory is a site that offers students free SAT + ACT instructional videos and practice questions (kind of like Duolingo meets Khan Academy, specifically for test prep). Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

Active Learning in the Math Classroom

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PRODUCTIVE STRUGGLE Kirt Thomason, math teacher and district math coach at Burlington Township (NJ) Middle School, is piloting an “in-class flip” with Khan Academy this year. Khan Academy ? Khan Academy ?

10 Books You’ll Want to Read This Summer

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by Salman Khan. The mastermind behind Khan Academy who single-handedly (almost) brought free high-quality education to anyone with an Internet connection, Salman Khan’s The One World Schoolhouse explains Khan’s vision for equitable education.

Blended Learning Hype or Taking Us to New Heights?

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A global search for education blog post From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Yes, tools like Khan Academy can customize learning for them in ways that I cannot do individually.

10 Ways to Wrap Up the School Year

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Have a class discussion using a Discussion Board, blog post, wiki, the class Twitter stream, a collaborative board like Padlet or Linoit –or have students use each method, at different times for the balance of the school year. Khan Academy. It’s the end of school.

10 Ways to Personalize Learning for Students

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sponsored by Texthelp From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. If you’re struggling with a concept, Khan Academy has some excellent math tutorials.

What Students Are Actually Doing Online

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Twitter, Instagram, and Tumblr also have a large following of adolescent subscribers. Students use search engines and databases for research projects, and sites like Khan Academy for video walkthroughs of educational material.

Why Blended Learning Fits Your Class, 3 Issues to Think About, and 5 Easy Ways to Begin

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Khan Academy. Khan Academy’s well-regarded virtual math program allows students to learn at their own pace, rewind as needed, and ask for help when necessary, without the false boundaries of a grade-level textbook that tells them what they must learn and when.

How to Use Tech to Help Graduating Students Find Jobs

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If for example, you’re a math teacher, you may refer students struggling to grasp the Pythagorean Theorem to view Khan Academy videos so that they can catch up with the rest of the class. Twitter and Facebook. The end of the school year means graduation for seniors.

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Learning for the Always-On Generation (Part 2)

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YouTube, TeacherTube, Khan Academy, and TED have millions of high-quality educational videos on just about any content areas, ready for learners to view. . Follow him on Twitter @RyanLSchaaf. By Ryan L. Schaaf. Today’s Kids Learn Differently.

How We Should be Teaching Math in Classrooms Today

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Denis Sheeran on episode 303 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Twitter: @MathDenisNJ.

Men behaving badly

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Conspirators on Twitter purportedly made sock puppet accounts to spread the “scandal,” then bragged about it on 4chan. When I write critically about Khan Academy or Apple, I know I’ll hear an earful — and it isn’t simply an earful of disagreement. Lindy West reports : .

Teaching isn’t Rocket Science – It’s Way More Complex

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Doug Green on episode 284 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Sponsor: The STLinATL Conference will be at Woodward Academy in Atlanta July 26-27, 2018. Twitter: @DrDougGreen.

Part 1: Forty Educational Websites For Your Summer 2015 Toolkit

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As always, I invite you to follow me on twitter ( @mjgormans ). Integrates with Google Drive, works with YouTube, Vimeo, Khan Academy. As always , I invite you to follow me on twitter ( @mjgormans ). Welcome to a post and the summer of 2015… at least in the USA.

What Technology Does What: An #edtech Chart For Teachers

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But fundamentally, using a frame work ( this one, for example ), they could then use YouTube channels & iTunesU to access compelling content, WordPress to reflect on their ideas and progress, and twitter to publicize their thinking. twitter, tumblr, reddit.

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Online Colleges Trickery ALERT -- and how @fnoschese got my back!

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I got caught in an online marketing scheme this morning, and a Twitter stranger rescued me! I really like his 3-post discourse about Khan Academy, specifically this last article: Khan Academy: My Final Remarks @fnoschese is not afraid to tell it the way he sees it, and his arguments are spot on. I''m very happy to be learning from him on Twitter! cybersafety marketing students Twitter

Part Three: Beyond SAMR… Making Sure Technology Supports Content Standards

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Before reading, please take a moment to subscribe by email or RSS, and also give me a follow… on Twitter at mjgormans. Khan Academy – One cannot forget the Khan Academy. The Khan Academy states a desire to provide “free world-class education for anyone anywhere.”

Revolution in Higher Education: chapter 1

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The chapter is entitled “Map of the World”, and focuses on the rise of open courseware ( MIT OCW ) and MOOCs, with notes on flipped classes, Khan Academy , gaming (via Dragon Box ), and the Minerva Project (now Minerva Schools at KG ). Our online book club begins!

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Do Personalized Learning Programs Offer Authentic Choices?

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There are a lot of folks on the vendor floor at national conferences who will sell you products that supposedly personalize learning, and much of the buzz around something like Khan Academy is that it personalizes the learning for kids. You can follow him on Twitter @ chrislehmann.

Google Apps and Chromebooks for Special Education and Special Needs

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Khan Academy - Watch, practice, learn almost anything. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. Chromebooks and Google Apps are excellent assistive technology (AT) that help students with special needs access curriculum and information.

Blended Learning - what is it, pros/cons, tips and resources

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Follow me on Twitter and Google+. Blended Learning Classroom Introduction The blended classroom is designed to meet the individual needs of student by allowing teachers to personalize instruction. This strategy can be used for any subject and any grade level.

5 of the Best YouTube Channels for Sourcing High Quality Learning Material

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Students can also engage and get involved further in the project using the #theartassignment hashtag on Twitter. There is no going past Khan Academy when it comes to YouTube. Overview. YouTube has always been a huge.

Flipping.It's Not Just For The Classroom

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It is becoming very popular in math classrooms because of the ease of access to content through sites like Khan Academy and others. Someone on Twitter asked me the other day if I had any resources for making faculty meetings better.

Dropbox + Pinterest + SMART Exchange for Teachers + Common Core = ClassConnect

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click here to make IWB videos with your iPad via Educreations click here to download your free 30 day trial of Camtasia Studio via TechSmith click here to view my ClassConnect content Sal Khan and The Gates Foundation on Flipping your Classroom recently seen on 60 minutes.

10 Tech Tools for Your Math Class

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Twitter. Twitter is probably one of the most misunderstood tech tools available to teachers today. It’s misunderstood because its widely hailed as a social media tool, but no one bothers to explain why and how to use Twitter effectively as a teacher. Khan Academy.

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Part 2… Beyond the Technology Shine… Content Standard Nouns Meet 25 Free OER Education Resources

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As always, I invite you to follow me on twitter ( @ mjgormans ). Khan Academy – One cannot forget the Khan Academy. The Khan Academy states a desire to provide “free world-class education for anyone anywhere.”

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Part 7… STEM Resource Series… Over 70 Stemtastic Sites

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As always, I invite you to follow me on twitter ( @ mjgormans ). Code Academy – If your students are into coding… this maybe the place to go. With a mission set on teaching the world how to code, Code Academy just might be the right program.

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9 Great Apps and Websites That Integrate with Google Classroom

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Hundreds of tools, including Newsela , Khan Academy , and CK-12 , integrate their content in this way. For example, teachers can share articles from Newsela, videos from Khan Academy, or activities from CK-12, just like they would on social.

Part 4: Over 150 STEM Resources for PBL and Authentic Learning… Math

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Before investigating these resources, please take a moment to subscribe by email or RSS and also give me a follow on Twitter at mjgormans. Khan Academy – Help every student succeed with personalized practice.

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