10 creative alternatives to research reports and papers

Ditch That Textbook

In high school and college, I suffered through quite a few research reports and papers. Ed Tech audioboom edtech educational technology gafe Google Apps piktochart research papers research reports thinglink

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Create an Infographics Report Card

Teacher Tech

Design Your Own Infographics Report Card I saw on Twitter that @teachtech4kids was thinking about creating an Infographics report card. The post Create an Infographics Report Card appeared first on Teacher Tech.

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Newsworthy! Learning as Reporters & Journalists

Teacher Reboot Camp

That’s why I love when teachers get students to act as reporters and regularly produce podcasts, vodcasts, ezines, digital newspapers, or radio shows. In my book, Learning to Go , I include a lesson plan, rubric, script template, and handouts for reporting the news. Learning as a Digital Reporter for a Class News Site from Shelly Sanchez Terrell. Challenge: Get students to report the news around them regularly or as a project for a unit. Reporting the News.

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Create an Infographics Report Card

Teacher Tech

Design Your Own Infographics Report Card I saw on Twitter that @teachtech4kids was thinking about creating an Infographics report card. The post Create an Infographics Report Card appeared first on Teacher Tech.

New Report Released by Schoology on Digital Learning

CUE

In a new report released by Schoology, researchers made three key findings that have significant implications for digital learning. The post New Report Released by Schoology on Digital Learning appeared first on OnCUE. It isn’t all about the technology.

COSN 2019 Report

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Highlights from Envision 2030: Leadership for Learning—New Leaders, New Honors, New Tech

Writing papers and research reports the Google way

Ditch That Textbook

We don’t use formal academic papers and reports that much in real life. Ed Tech digital writing edtech educational technology g suite Google Apps google keep research papers research reportsThe traditional research paper has been around a long time. We all likely have a memory of sweating over one at the last minute. They’re still a staple in K-12 schools and in universities. Often, they’re sources for more academic papers and [.].

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Five EdTech Story Ideas for Education Reporters

Doug Levin

This week, education reporters from across the nation are gathering at the 2017 Education Writers Association National Seminar in Washington, DC. To that end, I suggest five story ideas for reporters interested in the topic. Among the topics they will focus on is technology in education (AKA "digital learning"). Blog In the News Trends #EWA17

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School district secessions gather speed, a new report shows

The Hechinger Report

Photo: Tamika Moore for The Hechinger Report. Two years ago, The Hechinger Report and The Nation published an investigation of Gardendale’s efforts to secede from Jefferson County to form a whiter, wealthier school district that excluded diverse neighborhoods like the one where Williams lived.

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Five Stories of Transformation from Our Fifth Annual Report

Education Elements

This week, we released our 2017-2018 Annual Report. The report marks eight years since Education Elements was founded, and our fifth such report.

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Newsworthy! Learning as Reporters & Journalists

Teacher Reboot Camp

That’s why I love when teachers get students to act as reporters and regularly produce podcasts, vodcasts, ezines, digital newspapers, or radio shows. In my book, Learning to Go , I include a lesson plan, rubric, script template, and handouts for reporting the news. Learning as a Digital Reporter for a Class News Site from Shelly Sanchez Terrell. Challenge: Get students to report the news around them regularly or as a project for a unit. Reporting the News.

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Five Stories of Transformation from Our Fifth Annual Report

Education Elements

This week, we released our 2017-2018 Annual Report. The report marks eight years since Education Elements was founded, and our fifth such report.

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Roving reporters #EduTECHAU

Learning with 'e's

One of the many, many highlights for me of my time at EduTech Australia this year in Brisbane, was an interview I did with some of Pearson's sponsored students roving reporters. EduTechAU Adam Ant Brisbane education learning reporters school Technology

2016 EdTechTeam Impact Report

EdTechTeam

View this Impact Report (and other years) at edtechteam.com/impact EdTechTeam, a California Benefit Corporation , is a global network of educational technologists dedicated to inspiring and empowering other educators.

EdTechTeam Impact Report- Press

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam Impact Report- Press appeared first on EdTechTeam. EdTechTeam Press Impact ReportEdTechTeam Press featured a catalog of 18 titles and sold 49,000 volumes in 2017. Press also introduced a Masterclass tour in Australia, the United States, and online, allowing almost 2000 participants to work directly with the authors, ask questions, discuss the book’s big ideas, and dig into content to make lasting change in a school.

EdTechTeam Impact Report: Programs

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam Impact Report: Programs appeared first on EdTechTeam. Impact ReportA new division, EdTechTeam Programs , was launched in 2017 to manage EdTechTeam’s role in the Dynamic Learning Project in partnership with Digital Promise and Google. The Dynamic Learning Project (DLP) seeks to improve educational equity and student learning by supporting teachers with classroom coaching to better leverage technology in powerful and meaningful ways.

Gaggle Releases Student Safety Report

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49 out of Every 10,000 Students Used Online School Accounts to Divulge Suicidal or Self-Harm Urges in a Six-Month Period

Report: Is it Game Over for Gamification?

EdTech Magazine

Frank Smith A preview of the upcoming K–12 NMC Horizon report gives classroom gamification the axe. Classroom Game-based Learning

EdTechTeam Impact Report-Mexico

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam Impact Report-Mexico appeared first on EdTechTeam. Chromebooks EdTechTeam Mexico Impact ReportWith the return of the Mexico City Summit, EdTechTeam Mexico served 1,395 educators face-to-face in 2017.

New Cyberlearning Community Report: Five Great Reasons to Read It

Digital Promise

We worked together intensively for over a year to write a “community report” in which the authors would help us to report on the designs, ideas and progress in the cyberlearning community. The result, called the “Cyberlearning Community Report: The State of Cyberlearning and the Future of Learning with Technology,” was released on October 2, 2017 and is free to download here. The community report is available at: [link].

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EdTechTeam 2017 Impact Report

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam 2017 Impact Report appeared first on EdTechTeam. Community Featured Impact Report Professional DevelopmentEdTechTeam, a California Benefit Corporation , is a global network of educational technologists dedicated to inspiring and empowering educators by exemplifying the team’s values in their work.

New Horizon Report K-12 2016

elearning, mobile learning, gamification and more

Educational Change Future Tech Online Learning Virtual Reality (VR) edtech Horizon ReportWhat’s on the five-year horizon for K-12 Educational Technology & which trends and technologies will drive educational change?

The ASCD 2012 Annual Report

The Web20Classroom

Here in Chicago at the 2013 Annual Conference, ASCD posted their Annual Report for 2012. The online report features association statistics, interviews with ASCD members, product previews, and success stories from across the organization.

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16 Ways the 2016 Horizon Report Indicates That Higher Ed is Undergoing a Seismic Shift

EmergingEdTech

Education Technology Success Stories Future of Education Technology Making the case for Education Technologies 2016 horizon report for higher ed focus on change higher education undergoing major changes NMC Horizon report findings report details major changes for higher education

Using ST Math Reports to Inform Teaching

MIND Research Institute

How to Use ST Math Reports to Inform Teaching. So, how can educators leverage the amazing amount of student information available with ST Math reporting to inform their teaching and, ultimately, help all their students succeed? Dive Deeper into ST Math Reports.

Equity in #EdTech: A Report Review

ProfHacker

Justin Reich and Mizuko (Mimi) Ito have recently published a report entitled From Good Intentions to Real Outcomes: Equity by Design in Learning Technologies. The report is available for download without monetary charge and without collection of your personal data.

Few preschool apps are developmentally appropriate, report finds

The Hechinger Report

Photo: Jackie Mader/The Hechinger Report. Those are the findings of a report recently released by researchers at the School of Education at the University of California, Irvine. The iPhone App store offers dozens of apps aimed at preschool students.

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Reluctant writers in your class? Engage them with Pokemon character reports.

EdTech4Beginners

Here is an example: This inspired me to set a homework challenge for my students to create their own Pokemon character non-chronological reports. I recently came across this amazing art on BoredPanda. It is an artist’s vision of the anatomy of different Pokemon characters.

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EdTechTeam 2017 Impact Report: Products

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam 2017 Impact Report: Products appeared first on EdTechTeam. Impact ReportThis past year also saw the launch of EdTechTeam Products (in the tradition of launching Breakout EDU , which spun off as an independent company in 2016). With an initial focus on developing FREE apps and extensions designed for the modern classroom, the new product development group officially launched four extensions on October 15, 2017.

EdTechTeam 2017 Impact Report: Leadership

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam 2017 Impact Report: Leadership appeared first on EdTechTeam. Impact ReportIn 2017 EdTechTeam continued a series of FREE Leadership Symposia designed to gather together building and district leaders for a full-day event filled with practical, leadership focused sessions by and for leaders.

EdTechTeam 2017 Impact Report: Community

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam 2017 Impact Report: Community appeared first on EdTechTeam. Impact ReportThe EdTechTeam Community connects educators on Twitter , Google Plus , Facebook , YouTube , Instagram , Pinterest , and anywhere the #EdTechTeam hashtag can be used, with over 100,000 followers across all platforms. EdTeachTeam also hosts a community blog , featuring a total of 160 posts from 120 different bloggers from the community.

Kiddom now offers personalized curricula, visual reports and more

Ask a Tech Teacher

Reports — visualize progress with beautiful analytics that track student performance. If you’re a fan of Kiddom , the easy way to plan, assess, and analyze learning, you’ll be excited to hear that they added more than 50 features to the new Kiddom 2.0 (see

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New ‘Horizon Report’ Looks Back on What Past Predictions Got Wrong

Edsurge

It led the Horizon Report, an annual attempt by a panel of experts to forecast educational trends, to predict in 2012 that gamification would be a major force in education within three years. In fact, after 2015, the Horizon Report stopped mentioning it at all.

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ASCD's #Empower18 Conference Report

techlearning

More than 7,500 educators from around the globe gathered in Boston to participate in ASCD's #Empower18 conference. From the opening welcome reception to the final moments, the keynotes, sessions, and conversations were free flowing and high level.

Digital Alternatives to Traditional Book Reports | #EngChat #LitChat

TeacherCast

In this episode of the Techeducator Podcast we share our digital alternatives to traditional book reports that will get your students thinking creatively and really passionate about their favorite characters.

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Feature: Tech & Learning Leadership Summit Report

techlearning

More than 50 education technology and curriculum leaders came together to learn, share, and make connections to support instruction in districts across the country

When It Comes to Technology and Engineering, National Report Card Confirms: Girls Rule

Edsurge

Pretty well, according to the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)—also known as the Nation’s Report Card. With increased attention on technology-related subjects during the past few years, how are U.S. students actually faring?

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EdTechTeam Impact Report- South Africa

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam Impact Report- South Africa appeared first on EdTechTeam. Google for Education Impact Report South Africa2017 was the first year EdTechTeam South Africa offered summits in three locations around the country, Cape Town, Johannesburg, and KwaZulu-Natal. Local Bootcamps are also available for Google Certification and Apple Teacher Certification. Additional custom local services are offered throughout the country via EdTechTeam’s partner Cloud Education Solutions.

EdTechTeam Impact Report- Emerging Markets

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam Impact Report- Emerging Markets appeared first on EdTechTeam. Google for Education Impact ReportThe Emerging Markets team served 3,061 educators in 22 countries in 2017. For the first time educators in Egypt, Lebanon, China, Finland, Iceland, Colombia, Costa Rica, and Taiwan were able to attend an EdTechTeam event in their own countries.

EdTechTeam Impact Report-EdTechTeam Canada

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam Impact Report-EdTechTeam Canada appeared first on EdTechTeam. EdTechTeam Canada Impact ReportEdTechTeam Canada reached 7446 Canadian Educators in 68 events across the country in three different languages (English, French, and Ojibwe). In addition to focusing on Google for Education and Apple Teacher training, EdTechTeam Canada added a partnership with Microsoft for Education to the professional development opportunities schools can choose.