Epic Effective Classroom Decoration and Design Resources

The CoolCatTeacher

Classroom Design Research and White Papers. link] [PDF] High Performance Learning Spaces – a paper shared by Stanford University in 2004 about their research into creating spaces where high performance learning happens.

Big Tech Needs to Treat Our Children Better

Edsurge

In an age where media options have exploded and consumption is at an all-time high, it’s more important than ever that we are nurturing citizens who are intellectually rigorous and independent. But when the school day ends, kids at increasingly younger ages swipe on their phones and immerse themselves in social media, games, YouTube and other corners of the internet. Education Technology Technology Trends Digital and Media Literacy Enterprises

Will the real Montessori please stand up?

The Hechinger Report

Within a year, and after multiple bad reviews on social media sites, the self-described Montessori school closed and the owner left town. Related: Rival studies shed light on the merits of a Montessori education.

How to Create a Sales Funnel for Your Montessori School

Hubbli

You’ll spend the majority of your time writing blog posts, articles, white papers, and creating educational videos and infographics. You may be thinking, Isn’t Facebook for social media? You may also include social proof (i.e.

16 Great NonProfits Working to Support EdTech in Schools

Tom Murray

When I got connected on social media, my lens grew and I became aware of more organizations, as well as some of their supporting tools and resources. Many of the organizations listed have free tools, research, case studies, and resources that can seamlessly be utilized and implemented at the district and school levels.

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A guest post from AASL’s Banned Websites Awareness Day Committee

NeverEndingSearch

Its purpose is to raise awareness of how overly restrictive Internet filtering can impede student learning by blocking access to legitimate educational websites and participatory learning tools (including social media). Establish a digital repository of Internet filtering studies. Conduct research to explore the educational uses of social media platforms and assess the impact of filtering in schools.