Microsoft Teams Education: How to manage video meetings like a pro

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Learn how to manage Teams like a pro. The post Microsoft Teams Education: How to manage video meetings like a pro appeared first on Ditch That Textbook. Microsoft EDU microsoft 365 Microsoft Office microsoft teams microsoft teams education teams in the classroom teams video meetings

How to use Google Meet for elearning, online learning

Ditch That Textbook

When students are learning from home, Google Meet can be the connection you need with them. Here are ideas for using it.When students and teachers can't physically meet face to face, that doesn't mean they can't do it through video. When doing elearning / distance learning / remote learning, video has lots of benefits:It gives that […]. The post How to use Google Meet for elearning, online learning appeared first on Ditch That Textbook.

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Increasing Student Participation During Zoom Synchronous Teaching Meetings

User Generated Education

Due to Coronavirus, many schools are moving online, and teaching through Zoom meetings. The value of Zoom meetings is that the educator can create synchronous interactive conversations and activities. My goal is to have all my students actively engaged throughout the meeting.

Best Practices For Digital Learning & Virtual Meetings

Education Elements

While we believe safety is the priority, we know that loss of classroom time could further achievement gaps due to paused learning. Many school districts are closing to keep their communities safe from COVID-19.

Need Remote Learning NOW? Get Online Quickly & Easily With This Can’t-Miss Guide

Remote learning is becoming more important than ever. Whether you’re scrambling to get your eLearning launched, or need to upgrade to meet increased demand, this guide will eliminate the guesswork so you can find your perfect LMS!

Video Meeting: Get Out of Full Screen

Teacher Tech

Regardless of the platform you are using for video meetings GET OUT OF FULL SCREEN MODE! The post Video Meeting: Get Out of Full Screen appeared first on Teacher Tech. Distance Learning Google google Meet

The Important Morning Meeting

Ask a Tech Teacher

When you do this at the beginning of the day , it’s called not a warm-up but a morning meeting. What is a Morning Meeting. Morning meetings are a time when students and teacher gather together, usually in a circle, for an organized start-of-day activity.

Some great add-ons for Hangouts Meet to help teachers

Educational Technology Guy

Google Hangouts Meet is one of them. I recently found out about some extensions for Hangouts Meet that can help teachers: Nod Reactions for Google Meet - [link] This allows muted attendees to use quick emoji's as reactions.

Meet NEO at BETT 2020 in London!


Anyone who is a teacher, school leader, learning designer, librarian or is involved in some way or another in creating and delivering education to students of all ages needs to stay on top of all aspects that are currently shaping up the industry. Meet NEO at BETT 2020!

One of Those Meetings

Adjusting Course

I was in one of those meetings recently where you know you need a big box of Kleenex nearby. It was one of those meetings where you listen and learn about really complex stuff kids should never have to deal with.

LMS Comparison: What Learning Solution is the Best Fit for Your Business?

Explore this detailed guide to see how traditional Learning Management Systems compare to an advanced online learning platform, and find out which type of solution is best suited to meet your learning program needs.

How Does Meeting Basic Needs Affect Learning?

Where Learning Clicks

Before real learning can take place students’ basic needs must be met. The post How Does Meeting Basic Needs Affect Learning? appeared first on Where Learning Clicks. When this doesn’t happen, what can educators and others do to help?

Smartphones Meet Adult Education

Digital Promise

Mobile technologies allow adult learners to study anytime, anywhere, extending their learning far beyond classroom hours. According to Pew Research Center , 92 percent of American adults own cell phones, and they are embracing their phones as learning tools.

Google Meet Premium Is Now Free for All Users

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

A few days ago we published an article on how Google Meet can be used to enhance distance learning, and just in time, Google has recently announced that its video conferencing platform is more. 2020 Distance learning Google Meet Video conferencing tools

Meet NEO at ISTE 2019!


They share ideas and support each other in transforming their classrooms in true digital-age learning environments. Over 3000 speakers that will present these sessions and interact with the public and providing many more learning opportunities. Meet NEO at ISTE 2019.

Leveraging Learner Variability to Elevate Equity in EdTech

Speaker: Vic Vuchic, Chief Innovation Officer & Executive Director, Learner Variability Project

In this webinar, Vic Vuchic, Chief Innovation Officer of Digital Promise, will share his insights into the modern boom in neuroscience and learning sciences research. You'll discover how much more we know now about how students learn - and how we can use that knowledge to create EdTech-enabled classrooms that can meet the diverse needs of all students.

Supercharge Google Meet for your Classroom

Tomorrow's Learners

Google Meet is a powerful tool that is being used widely for distance learning. To get even more functionality out of Google Meet, you can supercharge your Meet sessions for your classroom by using some of the following tips.

Personalize with Purpose: Meeting Learners Where They Are

Digital Promise

At its heart, personalized learning requires profound shifts in our thinking about education and schooling.” Personalized learning is not a new concept. The burgeoning field of learning sciences research that addresses learner variability 4 ; and.

Universal Design for Learning: Meeting the needs of all students

Ditch That Textbook

Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a framework that aides educators in designing lessons that meet the needs of diverse learners. DitchBook Twitter chat choice innovation learning styles student engagement student learning udl universal design for learning

Meeting student needs through student-centered learning


Student-centered learning is a hot topic among educators around the world. While there are many reasons to adopt student-centered learning, the bottom line is that it is better aligned with the 21st Century needs. The basis of student-centered learning.

Custom eLearning: What to Consider as an L&D Manager

A custom eLearning project is an exciting opportunity, but any L&D Manager will also tell you it can be challenging. Inno-versity shares 5 points to consider before kicking off your project. These concepts are critical to addressing the most common pain points which, IF addressed, will ensure success.

How to Create Instructional Videos with Google Meet


In my work with teachers around distance learning, I have been advocating for the creation of instructional videos that are tailored to their particular students. One of the simplest and most effective ways to get up and running with video creation is actually with Google Meet!

The Maker Movement Meets Literacy


The maker movement is all about making learning meaningful through creating new solutions. I am here to share that you can design maker experiences while meeting California CCSS standards in English language arts. The post The Maker Movement Meets Literacy appeared first on OnCUE.

Meet NEO at ISTE 2018!


For more than three decades, educators and education leaders have gathered at the ISTE conference to engage in hands-on learning, exchange ideas and network with like-minded thinkers seeking to transform learning and teaching. We’re looking forward to meeting you at ISTE 2018!

Meet The Newest Liberal Art: Coding


It’s an approach that suggests the fields of literature, history and philosophy have as much to teach programming as they do to learn from it. Education Technology Digital Learning in Higher Ed Higher Education

Meet the New 2018-2019 Cohort of the League of Innovative Schools

Digital Promise

From dense urban centers to expansive rural regions, our 2018-2019 cohort is challenging the status quo to improve learning for students. To ensure equity and access for all, these districts meet students where they are with real-world, personalized, and locally relevant lessons.

Schedule Meetings Anywhere with Meet


This happens via a 3rd-party keyboard, which is called Meet. This is ever-so-slightly confusing, as Meet is part of the Sunrise app, not a separate installation. Calling the keyboard Meet makes sense, though, when you’re using the iOS keyboard picker.)

Meet NEO at BETT 2018!


Some students today learn in high-tech environments that their grandfathers couldn’t even imagine when they had to go to school. Well, this video speaks for itself: Meet NEO at BETT 2018! Meet us at Booth F302! We’re really looking forward to meet you at BETT 2018!

5 Ways to Add Morning Meetings to Special Ed Classrooms

The CoolCatTeacher

Dr. Felicia Durden shares methods behind having a powerful morning meeting in special education classrooms. To learn more about Wriq go to 5 Ways to Add Morning Meetings to Special Ed Classrooms. Step 1: Set up Your Room for Morning Meetings.

Run your meetings edcamp style: The un-faculty faculty meeting

eSchool News

If you’re like most educators, you don’t have the time to waste on unproductive faculty meetings. That’s why administrators and teacher leaders should transform faculty meetings into engaging professional development (PD) opportunities. Edcamp-style faculty meetings!

Measuring Up–the Key to Meeting State/National Standards

Ask a Tech Teacher

Because by teaching, assessing knowledge, tracking progress, and personalizing to student needs, we can determine if students are accomplishing what they must to complete the work of learning. Both of these are critical pieces to the successful accomplishment of learning goals.

More Inclusive Meetings


We’ve written a lot here at ProfHacker about making meetings and conferences better. Recently, I came across this list from University of Michigan Department of Human Resources, 10 Tips for Inclusive Meetings. It can be something we all learn from when organizing an event.

LED Throwies Meet the Magnetic Board

User Generated Education

I love creating new learning activities and will be thinking of new ways to use the materials so my returning students will have new activities. LED Throwies Meet the Magnetic Board. Education Maker Education experiential learning learning maker education tinkering

Meeting the Educational Challenges of COVID-19 Together

MIND Research Institute

This situation has sparked a lot of conversation across the education landscape about how student learning will be impacted. As we think about ways to facilitate learning experiences for students at home, we can't do it in a vacuum. Significant Learning Losses.

Otus–Exciting Free LMS You Want to Meet

Ask a Tech Teacher

I’ve been on the hunt for a good– scratch that : excellent –Learning Management System for several months. assesses student learning (both formative and summative). easily monitors student progress, work, and learning.

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Rocket Mortgage Classic: Esports Meets Traditional Athletics in STEAM Learning

EdTech Magazine

Rocket Mortgage Classic: Esports Meets Traditional Athletics in STEAM Learning. Inside the STEAM Learning Lab, students were able to sit down and play head-to-head in Rocket League , a popular esports game where players play soccer using souped-up cars. .