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.

Bring Focus to Blended Learning with 12 Starting Ideas… Plus a Free ISTE Webinar

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

I also want to invite you to a very special webinar on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 4 PM EST. First, t o ensure you do not miss one of these valuable posts or other resources covering PBL, Digital Curriculum, Web 2.0, As always, I invite you to follow me on twitter ( @mjgormans ).

How to succeed with online PD for teachers


You can do this by gathering a focus group of teachers from a district or school, by handing out surveys or by observing them while they work. Plus, it’s easy to create multimedia presentations that teachers will actually enjoy or make use of webinars and videos.

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K–12 Professional Development Is Critical, So Make It Count

EdTech Magazine

While most teachers believe district leaders view professional development as a priority, some say the instruction they’re offered could be more effective, according to a survey from Corwin, Learning Forward and the National Education Association. Twitter.

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How Teachers Can Just Work 40 Hours a Week?

The CoolCatTeacher

Find life balance and get your weekends back From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Attend the free webinars. Sign up for Angela’s summer secrets webinar.

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Admins: Here’s what teachers think about professional learning

eSchool News

Teachers are overwhelmingly turning to social media and online resources to drive their own professional learning, according to new Speak Up Survey data released by Project Tomorrow on July 30. Participating in webinars or online conferences (from 15 percent to 34 percent).

Educating Kids for Life not for Tests

The CoolCatTeacher

Pam Moran on episode 236 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Twitter: @pammoran.

I Saw it on Facebook! Focusing School Communities on Literacy with Social Media


Surveys of stakeholders show that our community feels cared about and confident that the school is doing the right thing. If everyone is using Twitter, you use Twitter. The jury is in. Building relationships matters.

3 Things Great Teachers Do

The CoolCatTeacher

Joe Fatheree on episode 159 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. FREE WEBINAR ON INQUIRY-BASED LEARNING. I do a survey of my students every year. Twitter: @ josephfatheree.

Why Teacher Recruitment Needs to Change

Insight Education Group

In Utah, Governor Gary Herbert addressed his state’s teacher shortage recently with the following plea to his fellow residents via Twitter: "Consider becoming a teacher; it is a noble profession.". Schools and Staffing Survey.

Resources to get Started With Google Apps and Chromebooks

Educational Technology Guy

Also includes Google Docs (equivalent of Word, Excel and PowerPoint) Forms (part of Google Drive)Google Forms is a useful tool to help you plan events, send a survey, give students a quiz, or collect other information in an easy, streamlined way. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. Switch to Google Chrome Browser when using GAFE on a PC or laptop. link] You will notice there isn''t much about printing, because you don''t need to anymore. Steps 1, 2 and 3 are the most important.

All Invited to Global Collaboration Day - September 17th!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Many organizations are hosting webinars and other activities to introduce educators to tools, resources and programs that will help them connect their classroom to the world.

15 Non-librarian blog(ger)s too good to miss!


She also offers a Webinar series. Among Pernille’s recent posts are Why Writing Sucks and We Need to Talk About It and Getting to Know Our Students Survey. It occurs to me that so many of my best ideas come from the blogs of others.

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American higher education might not be broken, but seems to be sick

Bryan Alexander

Before I proceed, let me thank Inside Higher Ed for conducting the research I’m about to summarize, and for hosting a webinar about it. Thanks, too, to LM and whomever else was staffing the IHE Twitter account during the event. IHE surveyed college and university admissions officers to see their views of student enrollment and institutional support. This survey is an annual affair, so there is now some decent longitudinal data to check.

Global Collaboration Week Begins - Find a Project and Connect!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

You can also follow the event on Twitter @GlobalEdCon and using the hashtag #globaled19. Share the slide deck on Twitter with the hashtag #globaled19. The link above is to our webinar room.

Fuel Education Enhances its Adaptive Learning Solution that Rewards Learning with Games to Provide Deeper Instruction for Students


More fun, engaging games: FuelEd surveyed users on what types of games they like to play and added more gaming options. Fuel Education will host a webinar on Stride on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 2:30 pm ET. To learn more, visit fueleducation.com and Twitter.

Events + News - This Month in School Libraries - Future Ready Schools Online Summit - Student Coding

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Friday, May 29th at 3pm Starting to Homeschool Webinar Series - Challenges and Concerns: What Are YOUR Challenges and Concerns for Parents and Children While Homeschooling? Add yourself to our email list to get the Webinar URL! Details to join the webinar at [link].

5 Goals for the School Year

The Electric Educator

Project 1: Student Generated Surveys (Tools: Spreadsheet, Forms, Presentation) Project 2: Collaborative Cell Research Project (Tools: Docs) Project 3: Infographics (Tools: Docs, Spreadsheets, Presentation) Project 4: Biome Site (Tools: Docs, Sites) 2. I have not, however led a webinar.

Global Leadership Week - Information and Schedule

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Monday, April 24 9:00am Growing Global Citizens Twitter Slow chat : We will look at how we can encourage teachers to grow more global citizens. We will be hosting a twitter slow chat using the hashtag #LCPSedChat.

3 Tools for Exploiting the Wifi During Presentations

Nik Peachey

You can select how long you want the channel to be available (from two hours to a year) and if you have people in your audience posting updates to Twitter, you can select a hashtag (#) specific to your talk so that their ‘tweets’ appear alongside the backchannel chat window.

Learning Revolution Free PD - Next Week's Great Library Events - Global Ed Stories - Michael Levine "Teaching with Games" Special Event

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

If you have a moment, please take this survey: [link]. Wednesday, October 1st at 4pm ISTE Webinar: Equity in Education: Actively Engaging Girls in STEM Education , Discover instructional strategies that engage all youth in STEM, with a specific focus on girls.

Why teachers are historically overworked & undervalued (and how to disrupt the pattern)

The Cornerstone Blog

I follow her on Twitter as @JennBinis, and I love her ability to notice patterns and interrupt them. She’s also the curator of @Edhistory101 on Twitter and has a podcast on education history. Teaching Tolerance does a whole bunch of really great webinars.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

As CNN reporter Andrew Kaczynski noted on Twitter Tuesday, Eck, who is now a special assistant to Secretary DeVos, tweeted last November that Hamill should ‘stick to playing Han Solo’s short little b—-’ after Hamill tweeted criticism of the Trump administration.” ” Online Education and the Once and Future “MOOC” “A Corporate Learning Revolution” – a Coursera webinar. Are MOOCs webinars? Are webinars now MOOCs?).


Learning Revolution Free Events - Great, GREAT Keynotes - MiniCon - ISTE Unplugged! - Striving for Failure?

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Wednesday, April 16th at 4pm Webinar: What We Know About Families’ Use of Educational Media , Ask any parent about their children’s media use, and most will tell you they’re interested in media that help their kids learn.


Learning Revolution Free PD - GlobalEdCon News - Awaken Young Inventors - Library Horizon Report "Deep Dive"

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Details to join the webinar at [link]. Follow us on Twitter at #liveclass20. Second Monday of each month is the Teacher Librarian Twitter Chat. Follow #TLChat on Twitter to participate.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

tl;dr: emailing them, holding webinars, using social media. ” That’d be Glenn Reynolds , @instapundit , who also briefly had his Twitter account suspended. Via Buzzfeed : “After Reporting Abuse , Many Twitter Users Hear Silence Or Worse.” ” According to a survey by Webroot , “Students Say They’d Only Pay Ransomware Operators About $50.” Presidential Campaign Politics.

Learning Revolution - Week's Free Events - Reinventing the Classroom - Library 2.014 - The Real 1:1 - Reclaim Learning

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Geo-educators can join the community through a variety of online platforms including Twitter, Facebook, and the secure educator site, Edmodo ( www.geo-educatorcommunity.org ). Wednesday, April 2nd at 4:30pm BrainPOP Refresher , Freshen up on the BrainPOP basics with this overview webinar. A perfect webinar for veteran users and new subscribers alike! Join us for this live Twitter discussion. Details to join the webinar at [link].

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Learning Revolution - Week's Free Events - Libraries Change Lives - Global Citizens - Great Keynote Recordings - NMC Weekly Top Ten Stories

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Details to join the webinar at [link]. Follow us on Twitter: #liveclass20 For a full list of all upcoming events and conferences, click here. USC library science graduate student, Daisy Nip, is conducting a survey for a graduate project related to cataloging and it''s influence on successful web searches. If you or your cataloger colleagues have a few minutes, please help Daisy with her research by filling out this survey.

Learning Revolution Week's Events - Evernote in the Classroom - Yong Zhao - Google+ vs. Ning

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

You can also follow us on Twitter for weekly updates, conference schedules and activities. Thursday, June 12th at 10:30am in Madison, WI GLS 10 Conference - Games in the Classroom , A panel discussion on surveys about games and learning: what surveys can and can''t tell us about this topic, what we learned via survey data, and implications for practice. Details to join the webinar at [link]. Follow us on Twitter #liveclass20.

Learning Revolution - Education Films - Why Hitting 50K G+ Comunity Members Is Sad - New Public Calendars - Occupy Your Brain

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

BYOD Training – Attend webinars , take an eBook building course , or plan your technology program. This webinar will take an inside look at one tech-leading principal’s leadership habits as she guides a PK-8 school through a successful bring-your-own-technology (BYOT) initiative that’s now in its second year. Second Monday of each month is the Teacher Librarian Twitter Chat. Follow #TLChat on Twitter to participate. Survey: Games and gender-related attitudes.