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


Claims on Twitter : Students read a tweet and explain why it might or might not be a useful source of information. News on Twitter : Students consider tweets and determine which is the most trustworthy.

New Posted Resources 10/11/2011

The Web20Classroom

How Twitter in the Classroom is Boosting Student Engagement tags: twitter favorite Cyberbullying: An International Perspective | DMLcentral tags: cyberbullying favorite Tony Vincent''s Learning in Hand - Project Based Learning tags: pbl projectbasedlearning mobilelearning mlearning favorite What Does "Technology Integration" Mean?

MAD about Mattering: A New Global Collaborative App Project #steam

The CoolCatTeacher

The Next Step in Global Collaboration From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. MAD about Mattering is a new project that is a dream come true for me! Last year, my students learned to program apps using MAD-Learn and released two apps onto the app store.

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Improving the OpenEd Conference – Survey and Interview Highlights and Data

iterating toward openness

2,237 people received the invitation by email, and more saw the invitation on Twitter and here on the blog. Bring back the conference track on Accessibility and OER. Have more concrete sessions on how to find OER and how to put together a course using OER. The brief time also makes it difficult for people with mobility issues. Two months ago I invited people to respond to a survey regarding the Open Education Conference and how it can be improved.

A Thinking Person’s Guide to EdTech News (2017 Week 10 Edition)

Doug Levin

Tagged on: March 8, 2017 New Solutions—Not Just New Winners—In the Curriculum Marketplace | New America → Innovative uses of OER offer an entirely new way of answering the question of how we solve for inefficiencies in the curriculum marketplace, rather than just advocating for new winners. government, yet 92 percent of its most popular sites fail to meet basic standards for security, speed, mobile friendliness, or accessibility.

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GlobalEdCon 13 - Final Day + Global Education Declaration

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Our free conference runs all week and is open to anyone to attend--spread the word with Twitter hashtag # globaled13. Today is the final day of our five-day 2013 Global Education Conference.

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Google Apps and Chromebooks Web App Recommendations - a whole lot!

Educational Technology Guy

https://sites.google.com/site/dmagafeandchromebooks/How-to-Use-in-Classroom/google-classroom Google Launches Google Connected Classrooms - take free virtual field trips with your students [link] Evernote: create and organize everything: clip content from websites, take written and audio notes, organize notes and files, share notes and more [link] There is a desktop app, mobile apps, web app, and extensions for Chrome. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

The 2013 Reform Symposium This Week - Online, Free, and with Amazing Speakers and Presenters

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The fourth annual Reform Symposium Free Online Conference (RSCON) starts this Friday, October 11th, running for three days and in conjunction with Connected Educator Month.

Storms over liberal education: notes on the 2016 AAC&U conference

Bryan Alexander

I was there for a few reasons, starting with having the fine opportunity to lead a pre conference workshop, followed by presenting on two panels, helping out with a Twitter component, and reconnecting with dozens of friends and colleagues.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

” Via Motherboard : “ Twitter Is Banning Anyone Whose Date of Birth Says They Joined Before They Were 13.” “Some Thoughts on OER ” by Mindwires Consulting’s Michael Feldstein. ” “Global Demand for Mobile Computing Devices in K–12 Grows, Powered by U.S. Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

His wife is also the founder of the OER organization CK12. ” Inside Higher Ed takes a closer look at a game called Givling , a mobile trivia app “that promises winners a payout of up to $50,000 on their student loan debt.” There’s a lot to think about here, as Natasha Singer rightly pointed out on Twitter , as this might related to Big Ed-Tech. Each week, I gather a wide variety of links to education and education technology articles.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

His wife is the co-founder of OER organization CK–12.). Via KQED’s Mindshift : “ MIT’s Scratch Program Is Evolving For Greater, More Mobile Creativity.” There’s a nifty infographic, which Melinda Gates shared on Twitter. ( (National) Education Politics. US Secretary of Education spoke to ALEC this week.

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STEMxCon - Today Is the Final Deadline for Proposals; Great Keynotes + Sessions; Need Volunteers!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Our Twitter hashtag is #stemx13, and we have some resources for publicizing at [link]. Carmona, Lead Contract English Instructor Student-Generated Apps for Mobile Devices – can they enhance higher levels of understanding?


The 2017 Global Education Conference (Online) Starts Today! Join Us!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Magda Galloway Global Education Discourses in International Student Mobility - Uttam Gaulee, Krishna Bista Global Learning Collaboration in a Less Tech World - Dr. Reynaldo L. Jack Haskell How to Globally Mobilize High School Students to Actualize the United Nations SDGs.