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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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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DEN Trend Report: 8/16/17

Discovery Education

Dive Brief: As personnel costs tend to increase when most school district budgets do not, administrators are looking for ways to reduce personnel without affecting educational quality, District Administration reports. Administration District Administrators DEN Trend Report

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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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.

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

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?

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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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.

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 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.

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.

Betsy DeVos' First Semester: A Status Report

NPR Learning and Tech

Charter schools, student loans, HBCUs, campus sexual assault: Here's what the education secretary has been up to. Image credit: Jacquelyn Martin/AP

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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.

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.

A major report on digital learning from Arizona State University

Bryan Alexander

Today the report appeared. tl;dr version: the report finds three benefits for colleges and universities that get online learning right. Organization – the report strongly urges centralization of services, curricula, and analysis.

GoConqr’s Online Learning Report 2017

GoConqr

Click the image to see the full infographic of the Online Learning Report 2017. Today Thursday 23 rd of February is Digital Learning Day , so to mark this we are releasing the Online Learning Report 2017 that the GoConqr team has been working on. Read the full Report 2017 here.

5 Common Challenges Of Analytics Reporting

TeachThought - Learn better.

5 Common Challenges Of Analytics Reporting contributed by Catherine Wilson The benefits of analytics are obvious and do not need to be stated yet again. The post 5 Common Challenges Of Analytics Reporting appeared first on TeachThought.

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-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.

Report: States not making the grade on report cards

eSchool News

States are failing to effectively communicate essential information to families, educators, and communities about how their schools are doing, a new report finds. For example, across all states, report cards used more than five different terms to describe children from low-income families.

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The Best Reports On North Carolina Teacher Walkouts

Larry Ferlazzo

© 2018 Alex Hiam , Flickr | PD-MK | via Wylio. It’s North Carolina’s turn! You might also be interested in: The Best Videos & Articles About The Arizona and Colorado Teacher Walkouts. The Best Videos & Articles On The Kentucky & Oklahoma Teachers Strikes.

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- 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.

Government Report Finds Racial Disparities In School Discipline

Larry Ferlazzo

In a surprise to few teachers, the Government Accountability Office issued a report today finding that racial disparities are evident in school discipline and that they exist at every income level.

Just released: Horizon Report K12 (and how we’re leading these changes!)

NeverEndingSearch

As school leaders, you’ll want to dig into the NMC/CoSN Horizon Report: 2017 K-12 Edition. The annual K12 Horizon Report regularly identifies and profiles six key trends, six significant challenges, and six developments in educational technology likely to impact teaching and learning.

March PD Partner Report

EdTechTeam

The post March PD Partner Report appeared first on EdTechTeam. March found EdTechTeam in eight countries including our summits in Bahrain , Germany , and Taiwan. Along with our other ticket Summits and Bootcamps in the US and Canada, we produced in-district professional development workshops for schools in Illinois, New York, Alabama, Canberra, and Mexico, to name a few. Don’t forget to tune in for our monthly Teaching & Learning webinars. This month we bring you K2CanToo!

School Vouchers Get A New Report Card

NPR Learning and Tech

New research provides the first hard look at the nation's largest, single statewide voucher program and its impact on students. Image credit: Shout for NPR

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April PD Partner Report

EdTechTeam

The post April PD Partner Report appeared first on EdTechTeam. April found EdTechTeam working with educators in Mexico, Columbia, South Africa and New Zealand. Along with our other ticketed Summits and Bootcamps in the US and Canada, we produced in-district professional development workshops for schools in Milwaukee, Miami, and Yellowknife. Don’t forget to tune in for our monthly Teaching & Learning Webinars.

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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Every Teacher Interested In SEL Should Read This Report On Its Connection To Racial Equity

Larry Ferlazzo

The Aspen Institute just published a report raising those issues very eloquently: Pursuing Social and Emotional Development Through a Racial Equity Lens: A Call to Action.

LAUSD Releases ITI Leading With Instruction Report

Leadership Lounge

LAUSD releases ITI leading with instruction report. ITI created a task force and published a report in 2016 that included research and a shared vision for ideal instructional practices. This report continues on the work of the published recommendations.

Teachers Report Stressed, Anxious Students In The 'Age Of Trump'

NPR Learning and Tech

In a national survey by UCLA researchers, teachers say they have students who are concerned for themselves and their families. And some teachers have seen a decline in classroom civility. Image credit: LA Johnson/NPR

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EdTechTeam Impact Report- Apple Professional Learning

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam Impact Report- Apple Professional Learning appeared first on EdTechTeam. Apple Apple Teacher Impact ReportAs an Apple Professional Learning Provider , EdTechTeam offers professional development featuring Apple. These online courses, on-site workshops, and conference-style events are designed to celebrate educators and help them make the most of Mac, iPad, and built-in apps to enhance student learning.

EdTechTeam Impact Report- Google PD Partner

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam Impact Report- Google PD Partner appeared first on EdTechTeam. Article Community Google for Education Impact Report #GoogleEdu #gsuiteedu #ImpactStoryEdTechTeam is a Google for Education Professional Development Partner and the global leader in Google for Education Certification.

EdTechTeam 2017 Impact Report: Student Voice

EdTechTeam

The post EdTechTeam 2017 Impact Report: Student Voice appeared first on EdTechTeam. Impact ReportIn November 2017 EdTechTeam spun off the new Student Voice Foundation as a California Nonprofit and launched the Global Student Voice Film Festival (similar to handing off Future Ready Schools to the nonprofit Alliance for Excellent Education in 2014).

Iowa school poverty and report card rankings

Dangerously Irrelevant

Today the Iowa Department of Education issued its first-ever school report cards. Ames High School didn’t do as well this time, only managing an overall ranking of Commendable , which is the third-highest report card category.

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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

Elementary Book Report Machine

The Electric Educator

My first project of 2016 was to help Kingsley elementary school , a small school in northern Michigan, build an elementary book report machine. We quickly put together a Google form which contained all of the required elements of the book report. Book reports are meant to be read!