The Week Magazine Provides Teaching Resources for Digging Deeper into News While Building Skills

EmergingEdTech

Digital Literacy Mobile Learning Resources _ Miscellaneous Tools and TopicsQuestions, Ideas, and Rich Activities Ready to Use to Dig Into Current Events and Explore Them With Your Students Every day we are assailed by stories about the world around us. News media come at us.

Quick List Of Mobile Apps For Administrators

The Web20Classroom

When it comes to mobile learning there are loads of great sites for apps for kids and teachers. They are then presenting and a pretty neat magazine format. Check out this post to learn more about how you can get more mileage out of your mobile learning device. Everything from apps organized by Revised Bloom’s Taxonomy to apps organized by grade level and subject area.

?Scaling Mobile Technology for Community College Students: 5 Tips for Entrepreneurs

Edsurge

It’s why mobile access has been one of the most important means of connecting students to their academic resources. This is not to say that the mobile medium provides a better learning experience ; however, students' work schedules often prohibit them from dedicated time in front of a stationary computer. These mobile messages keep students connected to course material and let students know we care about them, but the system is still too one-size-fits-all.

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Play Library Santa: Sharing gifts of digital media

NeverEndingSearch

I no longer subscribe to print magazines because of my public library’s access to RBDigital. Use the app to find your library, then browse for magazines and download the issues you want for offline reading. It’s the season for getting together with family and friends.

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

NeverEndingSearch

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

Interested in Teaching with Mobile Tech? Read This Month's Ed Leadership

The Innovative Educator

In case you missed it, ASCD's Ed Leadership magazine has an entire issue dedicated to "Teaching with Mobile Tech." " My Teaching Gen Text co-author and I had the opportunity to contribute. Here is an excerpt: Teaching with Cell Phones Research suggests that students are eager to use their cell phones for learning. Are schools ready to catch up? Cell phones need not be a distraction in schools.

52 Tools to Inspire Summer Learning with Photo and Video Challenges

Teacher Reboot Camp

Learners of all ages love taking pictures and videos, especially with their mobile devices. Articles or magazine spreads with their own photos using Sway , Adobe Spark , or Flowvella. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching Mobile Learning Missions mobile learning apps photo apps photo projects student videos video video apps

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10+ Halloween Apps to Spook The Learning Out of ‘Em

Teacher Reboot Camp

As an educator or parent that has a mobile device you can capitalize on this time to help kids learn while celebrating the holiday. Carve A Pumpkin (iOS/ Android )- With this great app from Parents magazine, kids create a jack-o-lantern that lights up after it is carved.

30+ Web Tools, Apps, and Resources to Engage With Humor

Teacher Reboot Camp

For ideas on how to effectively use these tools for learning, check out my webinar recordings, Engage Learners with Humor and Teach English with Jokes , or my articles in the GO Teach magazine and The Education Horizons Journal, LOL! ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living. – Dr. Seuss.

30 Apps to Spread and Enjoy Some Holiday Cheer

Teacher Reboot Camp

Find ideas for activities in my slide presentation, Mobile Holiday Apps for Spreading Cheer. Mobile Holiday Apps for Spreading Cheer from Shelly Sanchez Terrell. With Canva (Web/iOS) or Pic-Collage to create holiday photo greetings, collages, or a digital magazine cover of memories.

20+ Apps Your Students Will Scream About This Halloween!

Teacher Reboot Camp

As an educator or parent that has a mobile device you can capitalize on this time to help kids learn while integrating these spooky themes. Carve A Pumpkin (iOS/ Android )- With this great app from Parents magazine, kids create a jack-o-lantern that lights up after it is carved. It is based on a famous game that I played in my teens before mobile devices were mainstream. Mobile Learning apps Halloween mlearning mobile learning Monsters Zombies

34+ Nonsense Apps, Web Tools and Resources to Wake Up the Brain Cells!

Teacher Reboot Camp

For more ideas check out my articles in the GO Teach magazine and The Education Horizons Journal, LOL! Effective Technology Integration Mobile Learning emojis engage learners with humor fun web tools and apps funny gifs humor lol memes nonsense

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Let’s Write! 20+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

“Young people are reading and writing more than I ever did at their age, but they are doing it using their computers and mobile phones … The mobile is central, and will become even more so as time goes by.” Ideas for digital writing projects, include comics, scripts for videos and podcasts, ebooks, multimedia posters, eportfolios, infographics, blogs, essays, scrapbooks, ezines (digital magazines), and online newspapers.

2014 - the year of the wearable?

Learning with 'e's

Wearable computing is just one small step up from mobile technology. A large percentage of the world''s population is already connected through mobile phones, e-readers, games consoles and tablet computers.

10+ Halloween Apps to Spook The Learning Out of ‘Em

Teacher Reboot Camp

As an educator or parent that has a mobile device you can capitalize on this time to help kids learn while celebrating the holiday. Carve A Pumpkin (iOS/ Android )- With this great app from Parents magazine, kids create a jack-o-lantern that lights up after it is carved. It is based on a famous game that I played in my teens before mobile devices were mainstream. “There is magic, but you have to be the magician.

Frightful Learning! 70+ Apps, Tools, Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Play mobile games that teach math and science like Solve the Outbreak (iOS/Android), Math vs Zombies (iOS/Android), Monster Physics (iOS), Zombie Physics (iOS), and Halloween Counting & Words Games (iOS). Try Comic Master or the ComicsHead iOS/Android mobile app. Try this as a web or mobile activity with Educreations or Let’s Learn How to Draw Monsters. It is based on a famous game that I played in my teens before mobile devices were mainstream.

Engaging Students with Humor

Teacher Reboot Camp

For ideas on how to effectively use these tools for learning, check out my webinar recordings, Engage Learners with Humor and Teach English with Jokes , or my articles in the GO Teach magazine and The Education Horizons Journal, LOL! ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Effective Technology Integration English Language Teaching fun humor humor and learning jokes laugh mobile apps

Are Smartphones in the Classroom a Smart Move?

The CoolCatTeacher

In addition, Liz has published numerous articles and book chapters on new technologies and education in prominent publications such as Education Leadership, School Administrator Magazine, Scholastic, Edutopia, ISTE’s Edtekhub, and Learning and Leading with Technology.

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

U.S. News Rankings Add Consideration of How Well Colleges Serve First-Generation Students

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Yet despite a few tweaks to how the magazine defines what makes a top college—iterations in methodology that have become routine—Princeton University is still the highest ranked (again), and there are few changes in the top 10 in the 2020 rankings, released Monday.

Let’s Write! 20+ Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

“Young people are reading and writing more than I ever did at their age, but they are doing it using their computers and mobile phones … The mobile is central, and will become even more so as time goes by.” Ideas for digital writing projects, include comics, scripts for videos and podcasts, ebooks, multimedia posters, eportfolios, infographics, blogs, essays, scrapbooks, ezines (digital magazines), and online newspapers.

Weapons of mass distraction

Learning with 'e's

The invention of the mobile phone liberated us to move freely again, but in doing so, we became tethered in a different, more subtle sense. Such mass distraction centres upon the mobile, personal device. And personal, mobile technologies come with a social cost.

Frightful Learning! 70+ Apps, Tools, Ideas & Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Play mobile games that teach math and science like Solve the Outbreak (iOS/Android), Math vs Zombies (iOS/Android), Monster Physics (iOS), Zombie Physics (iOS), and Halloween Counting & Words Games (iOS). Try Comic Master or the ComicsHead iOS/Android mobile app. Try this as a web or mobile activity with Educreations or Let’s Learn How to Draw Monsters. It is based on a famous game that I played in my teens before mobile devices were mainstream.

Going Beyond the Hour of Code

Digital Promise

Read a book, blog, or magazine. Hello World magazine from the Raspberry Pi Foundation (a magazine on computing and digital making for educators by educators). an interactive collage in Scratch, a website, a mobile app, a physical computing project).

Are we turning off millenial employees?

Dangerously Irrelevant

Jen LaMaster said: I’ve been reading this post … from EdTech Magazine about how millennials use technology. Not the usual “how to make a millennial happy” stuff… but data on their use of mobile technology to create, consume, and collect information.

Tips for Encouraging Learners of All Ages to Read

Teacher Reboot Camp

He received a free copy of my book, Learning to Go: Lesson Ideas for Teaching with Mobile Devices, Cell Phones and BYOT. Add a reading area where students can enjoy a variety of reading materials, such as magazines, comics, graphic novels, song lyrics, magazines, and audio books.

3 Levels of Connectivity K–12 Schools Should Consider

EdTech Magazine

According to a report from K–12 device company Kajeet, the number of mobile devices sold to K–12 schools grew 10 percent year-over-year, with 73 percent of teachers polled agreeing technology has changed classroom dynamics over the past five years for the better.

An All-in-one Tool to Assist Student Learning from Every Angle

EdTech4Beginners

Creativity 365 aims to streamline teamwork and boost efficiency by offering a range of useful mobile tools and real-time cloud services. To help prepare for lessons, you could use Pocket Scanner Cloud to quickly scan the pages of useful information you find in books or magazines.

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EdTech definitions every teacher should know: Part 1

Neo LMS

So when viewing “reality” through the camera or mobile screen, digital tools augment or add to what you see. A while ago we received a comment on a post about Augmented Reality. I had erred by not at any point in the blog referring to Augmented Reality, but only AR.

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Are QR codes redundant?

Learning with 'e's

Now QR tags are just about everywhere you look, including advertising hoardings, buses and trains, magazines and even coins. They are essentially two dimensional bar codes that you can scan using your mobile device.

Talking tech

Learning with 'e's

My latest interview appears in this month''s edition of Teach Secondary magazine in conjunction with a review of my new book. The personal, mobile device has started to transform learning in both formal and informal contexts. education future learning mobile devices Technology

20 Ways to Have a Summer That Matters

The CoolCatTeacher

Now that we have screentime reported to us on many phones, track it and work to spend less time looking at your mobile device. Tweak Your Tablet for Learning My favorite way to read blogs, magazines and such is Flipboard.

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Learning Shouldn't Stop When the Last Bell Rings

A Principal's Reflections

I also have a couple of apps that supplement the learning done in class through amazing pictures, news articles and even actual magazine clippings. Apps such as the Discovery Channel app, National Geographic magazine and VideoScience are great apps to supplement the learning done in AP biology and chemistry classes because there are a lot of articles and pictures that make our classes much more real and purposeful. Jeff Fiscina mobile learning devices New Milford High School

Survey: Education Among Top Industries for AR/VR Investments

EdTech Magazine

The vast majority — 86 percent — of respondents to the 2019 Augmented and Virtual Reality Survey Report agreed that by 2025, XR technologies will be as ubiquitous as mobile devices. She is a frequent contributor to the CDW family of technology magazines

Is a Backpack the Key to Closing the Homework Gap?

EdTech Magazine

Kajeet ’s ConnectEdNow campaign , announced in June, aims to make broadband access more affordable by providing students with portable Wi-Fi hotspot devices, a $200 mobile device subsidy and discounted data plans from Verizon , T-Mobile and other LTE providers.