Creative #SmartTeachingTips Using Scholastic Magazines


For nearly a decade, I’ve been using Scholastic News Magazines in my classroom. When Scholastic contacted me to see if I’d share some ways we use the magazines in our second grade classroom, I jumped at the opportunity. . But our magazines aren’t just for children.

Tech&Learning - free Edtech magazine, website and resources for educators

Educational Technology Guy

It is a print/online magazine, along with a great website. The Tech&Learning magazine, available free to qualified educators, is released monthly and contains articles, tips, resources, product reviews, and much more. Tech&Learning is a great resource for educators.

Flipsnack: A fun way to make interactive online magazines #edtech

The CoolCatTeacher

Flipsnack: A fun way to make interactive online magazines #edtech. I’ve also seen it used kind of in the same way as a sports magazine, it was a sports literature course that was using it. The students were creating the sports…like an ESPN type magazine in FlipSnack.

Rotten Journalism: 4 Ways Time Magazine Misrepresents Teachers

Brilliant or Insane

Wait just a second, Time Magazine. The post Rotten Journalism: 4 Ways Time Magazine Misrepresents Teachers appeared first on Brilliant or Insane. Issues Opinion edchat Time Magazine Brilliant or Insane. Maybe you thought the dust had settled.

8 Web Tools for Creating Digital Magazines

Teacher Reboot Camp

My sisters and I spent several days creating various publications with construction paper and markers, including magazines. Now, creating a digital magazine is much easier. Class Magazine. Create a class magazine with this Time Magazine Google Slides template.

EdTech Magazine's 50 Must Read EdTech Blogs & my additions to list

Educational Technology Guy

EdTech Magazine is a great, free website that has tons of articles, resources, product and service reviews, information and more about edtech topics and products. There are some great blogs on there, like Free Technology for Teachers by Richard Byrne, David Warlick''s Blog , Vicki Davis'' Cool Cat Teacher Blog , David Pogue''s tech blog on the NY Times, Tech&Learning Magazine''s blog section , and many more.

UK ED Magazine (digital)

Technology Bits Bytes and Nibbles

Related posts: Hands-On With Oprah’s Magazine App for iPad. Leadership News Publishing Magazine UKEdPart 1: Going Digital …Ten Points To Consider When Transforming Towards Digital Curriculum by Michael Gorman. Some Calif. schools are embracing digital textbooks and Texas iPad program aims to bridge the digital divide.

Awesome Free Templates for Creating Educational Magazines, Brochures and Newspapers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The popular Lucidpress platform has this library featuring a number of excellent free templates to use for a variety of educational (as well as business) purposes. Templates are already more. newspaper making tools

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Social Studies, Advertising, And Persuasion: Student Travel Magazines Sell Tourism

The ASIDE Blog

The state magazine covers in this post required research, creative writing, and media literacy to do just that. They looked at the design and layout of real travel magazines.

Dear Kleinspiration Friends,


Dear Kleinspiration Friends, The Parent''s Magazine Blog Contest is still going on, and I could really use your support for this site. award winning blog award winning edu tech blog blogs for teachers edu tech blogs Erin Klein Kleinspiration parents magazine blog contest teacher blog teacher blogs If you could please take a moment and vote to support Kleinspiration, that would be wonderful!! By Best Mom Tech Blog Each vote truly does count. Thank you all very much!!


Nice Shout out from Tech & Learning Magazine


Our newest TL Advisor, Patricia Brown, also won Honorable Mention in TL''s Leader of the Year program #edchat. link] — techlearning (@techlearning) May 28, 2014

My article for Teach Primary Magazine 


I recently wrote for Teach Primary Magazine. Please subscribe to Teach Primary Magazine to view the full article. The article was about a range of tech tools that make assessment a whole lot easier.

Scholastic: Common Core Fact vs. Fiction


I''m quoted in the article stating how I incorporate digital media into our studies : “We live in an exciting time where our information isn’t solely from thick textbooks but rather from websites, blogs, and magazines,” says Klein. “By

The 15-Minute Media Literacy Lesson


In this post he shares several ideas for 15-minute lesson segments using familiar magazines for kids and adults. Close Reading the Media Quick Media Lit Lessons close reading the media fake news Frank Baker lesson ideas magazines media literacy news literacy visual literacy


My article for Teach Primary Magazine: Teaching Using Virtual Reality.


I recently wrote for Teach Primary Magazine. Please subscribe to Teach Primary Magazine to view the full article. The article explains how to use virtual reality in the classroom.

Use Political Covers to Teach Media Literacy


They also get free visibility from magazines, though they don't always like what they see. Frank Baker offers a magazine-cover activity to help students build media literacy skills. Baker Hillary Clinton illustrations magazine covers media literacy photographs

Mathigon: engage, play, and explore math

iLearn Technology

They can begin from several places: exploring the applications of math in every day life, the link between math and origami, Eureka Magazine (published by Cambridge University), through problems and puzzles, through fractal fiction, or through courses for grades 6-college.

6 Ways to Avoid Those Social Media Landmines

The Daring Librarian

This article is planned to be published in the May issue of NEA Today Magazine (sadly, without my nifty custom graphic) but it's already online ! Daring Librairan dinner party gwyneth jones instagram kind landmines NEA NEA Today Magazine social media twitter

Selfie number 2

Learning with 'e's

He had already founded MIT's Media Lab , and was well on the way to making sure Wired Magazine would become a must read for the tech savvy (I remain a subscriber). Being Digital education learning MIT Media Lab Nic Negroponte OLPC selfie Technology Wired Magazine

Center for Digital Education - great, free resource on education and technology

Educational Technology Guy

educational technology free magazine free resources The Center for Digital Education , formerly known as Converge, is a great site with lots of information about education and technology, including news, grants, product reviews, case studies, examples of digital education and much more.

Article For The International Teacher Magazine: Wai Khru – Respect The Teacher Day In Thailand


I recently wrote for the International Teacher Magazine. The article was about the ethos of respect for teachers which is prominent in Thai culture. In the piece, I explore this and compare my experience of teaching in Thailand with my experience of teaching in the UK.

My Article For The International Teacher Magazine: Using Minecraft To Engage Students In Learning.


I recently wrote an article for the International Teacher Magazine about simple ways to use Minecraft in the classroom. Click here for the full article. Have you used Minecraft in a lesson? Please leave any comments below.

What’s wrong with this picture?

Reading By Example

One text we can all agree on to read is Highlights Magazine. Here was the magazine’s reply: We don’t provide answers for these scenes because what seems silly to one person may not seem silly to another. Assessment Leadership Advocacy accountability Highlights Magazine testing Every night, my wife and/or I read aloud to our kids, ages six and eight.

Being Negroponte

Learning with 'e's

Negroponte established the now legendary MIT Media Lab , and was also founder of Wired Magazine. Technology Alan Turing Seymour Papert Nicholas Negroponte Hole in the wall project education 1LPC knowledge Sugata Mitra learning Marvin Minsky Sherry Turkle Wired Magazine LOGO

K-12 Blueprint site updated - resources for planning and implementing EdTech

Educational Technology Guy

You can subscribe to the free magazine and use the site. edtech free resources school cio Tech and Learning Magazine This week, Tech & Learning and Intel released their improve K-12 Blueprint web site.


My article for the International Teachers Magazine: Everything you need to run an inter-school online competition. 


After recently running the Federation of British Schools in Asia (FOBISIA) maths online tournament, I decided to share what I did in the International Teacher’s Magazine.

Tech & Learning Announces 2015 Awards of Excellence Winners


33rd ANNUAL AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE WINNERS ANNOUNCED BY TECH & LEARNING MAGAZINE Outstanding Education Technology Products Saluted NEW YORK, NY – (October 5, 2015) – Tech & Learning magazine today name. Techlearning Resources Contests

2014 - the year of the wearable?

Learning with 'e's

In the January 2014 issue of Wired Magazine , he argues that whilst the last decade has been about smart mobile technologies, the next decade will be about wearable computing. 2014 Ben Hammersley embedded technology Gerd Leonhard Google Glass mind extension wearable computer Wired Magazine

My article for the International Teacher Magazine: How can technology in the classroom make personalized learning easier?


I recently wrote an article for the International Teacher Magazine. It covers my experience of personalized learning. At first, I was running around the classroom, trying to support all the children’s individual learning needs.

How to get and use free images the RIGHT way in class

Ditch That Textbook

Many teachers will round up old magazines, too, letting students cut and attach images that illustrate their topics. Creating posters has been a staple of so many classrooms of different ages.

We need a rethink

Learning with 'e's

There's a very useful and refreshing article by Tom Barrett in this week's TES Magazine entitled 'Education needs to plug into Web 2.0'. YouTube Technology TES Magazine education social media schools learning blogging Tom Barrett Internet e-safety

E-LEARN magazine features our adaptive learning solution

IAD Learning

Our adaptive learning and e-Learning analytics product, IADLearning, got featured on an interview at E-LEARN magazine given by our Research and Development Director, José Antonio Omedes. La entrada E-LEARN magazine features our adaptive learning solution aparece primero en IADLearning.

6 Super Geeky Tech Tips for the New School Year

The Daring Librarian

(A version of this post was published in NEA Today Magazine - 5 Super Geeky Tips -So honored to have been invited to write again for them! 6 tips dropbox geeky global linkedin makerspace NEA Today Magazine school skype social media year

Editors Desk: Oldies but Goodies


Thirty-five years is impressive for any publication, let alone a technology magazine, to survive. Techlearning Resources

Handheld Digital Magazines - An Intriguing Concept


To quote the purpose of the video from its web page : This conceptual video is a corporate collaborative research project initiated by Bonnier R&D into the experience of reading magazines on handheld digital devices. I was fascinated by this video and the digital magazine concept.

Summer Apps!


Look who''s featured in Scholastic Administrator Magazine. ?


5 Fab Ways to Animate Your EduLife!

The Daring Librarian

This article was published in NEA Today Magazine - pages 18-20 - and also posted on the NEA Today Website 5 Fab Ways to Animate Your EduLife! Alice Keeler Andrew Tyler animate bitmoji BookSnaps cartoon edu NEA Today Magazine Tara Martin

Blog Awareness Month: Zite Personalized Magazine


All month I have been singing the praises of blogs as a route to professional development and therapy planning, and I am ending with a bit of a twist- Zite Personalized Magazine (Free, iPad only for now) an app that allows you to subscribe not to blogs but to topics.

Canva Update Brings Several New Layouts

Two Guys and Some iPads

Canva's email describes their new magazine cover layout as a way to share information will any audience. Our magazine layouts make it easy to create your own newsletter or promotional magazine. One of my favorite tools continues to get better and better!

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A Great New Tool for Teaching Kids Coding Through Stories

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Dystopia 2153 is a new project from TEACH Magazine that enables students to more. November 7, 2017 Here is a very good coding tool we are adding to our coding resources here in EdTech and mLearning. Coding resources