Coaching and Mentoring with Technology

Digital Promise

Learning, coaching, and mentoring models for struggling adult learners continue to evolve and can be dramatically enhanced through new technologies. The post Coaching and Mentoring with Technology appeared first on Digital Promise.

40+ ideas for making technology integration meaningful

Ditch That Textbook

We WANT to use technology that is meaningful and manageable for ourselves and our students. We don’t want “one more thing” Technology, when used with purpose can have incredible effects on student learning.

The future of technology in education

Ditch That Textbook

What is the future of technology in education? DTT podcast #DitchPod augmented reality in education future of education technology satya nadella technology educationWe really don’t know.

How Rapid Technology Change Impacts Your Teaching

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Educational technology survey 2018

EdTech4Beginners

Please spare a moment to complete my ‘Educational technology survey 2018’ – it will only take a few minutes (I promise!). education edtech edtech survey educational technology teachers teachingClick here to participate!

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7 hilarious technology memes!

EdTech4Beginners

Tagged: edtech , education , meme , tech , technology. education edtech tech technology memeEveryone loves a good meme! Here’s 10 to make your Friday a little more enjoyable. Share your funny memes below !

Technology Gives The Quietest Student A Voice.

EdTech4Beginners

Technology Gives The Quietest Student A Voice.” – Jerry Blumengarten. It is such a powerful reason to use technology in the classroom. Technology was the answer. Tagged: edtech , education , learning , mouthpiece , teachers , teaching , teaching strategies , technology , voice.

Maine Announces Learning Technology Framework

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The true value of laptops and tablets in schools is not learning to use the technology, but rather using the technology to learn. The Maine Learning Technology Initiative (MLTI ) have been in place since 2002 and has certainly helped close the Digital Access Divide in Maine.

Both Humans and Technology Are Noisy: How Do We Move Forward?

Digital Promise

Over the years, I’ve been involved in developing research programs and projects in education technology, games, and virtual reality. As I’ve developed my thinking around funding and conducting research in learning technologies, I always come back to an unpublished technical report written by one of my early mentors in the Navy. As a result, behavioral science research that does not involve technology is itself highly variable.

5 Ideas for Writing with Technology

The CoolCatTeacher

Jacqui Murray shares how we can encourage an improvement in writing using technology. The post 5 Ideas for Writing with Technology appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day.

It’s not about technology!

Ascend Math

“Write the following on the blackboard 100 times: Schools don’t want technology. Schools don’t want technology. Okay, we have certainly gotten past the premise that technology itself holds answers for education. As we know, it is technology’s ability to save teachers time or focus student attention that can be advantageous. Recently, THE Journal went a step further calling for less attention to technology and more to curriculum. “As

The role of technology in the PYP

EdTech4Beginners

This post will outline the aims of the PYP (the Primary Years Programme of the International Baccalaureate) and the role that technology plays in helping teachers and students to achieve those goals. What does the PYP say about technology? How does technology support inquiry?

Celebrating Adult Literacy and Technology

Digital Promise

We believe technology can play an important role in adult education and family literacy by providing, at a minimum, anytime, anywhere access. In our work over the last two years, we’ve been heartened by the efforts we see around technology and adult education. More programs looking to adopt technology. A willingness to pilot new technologies is key to learning and building practices around the implementation of edtech with adults.

Old technologies don't die

Learning with 'e's

Witnessing this scene reminds me that no matter what technologies emerge, and no matter what disruptive innovations come along, we will always have the older, more traditional media to use. Personal, connected digital technologies enable us to access content and interact quickly and easily.

Implementing Research-based Technology Programs in Workforce Training

Digital Promise

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5 Ideas for Writing with Technology

The CoolCatTeacher

Jacqui Murray shares how we can encourage an improvement in writing using technology. 5 Ideas for Writing with Technology. Vicki: Today we’re talking with Jacqui Murray @askatechteacher about writing with technology. But, Jacqui, how do we teach writing with technology?

Technology in Schools – Future Changes in the Classroom.

EdTech4Beginners

When people talk about the future of technology in education, they picture every student having access to a computer or a tablet; they see paperless rooms where technology trained teachers lead the class. The cloud has made these education technologies far easier for schools to obtain.

5 Pieces Of Assistive Technology Which Can Help Pupils With Special Educational Needs.

EdTech4Beginners

Technology certainly has pros and cons. However, assistive technology (technology designed to support people with special educational needs and disabilities – SEND) has had many positive impacts which have been life-changing for some.

New Research Compendium Addresses Productivity & Transformation When Applying Technology in Learning Math

Digital Promise

For the past three years, I was honored to work on the team that developed the chapter on “Technology for Mathematics Learning.” Writing the technology chapter gave my team the opportunity (and challenge) to comprehensively organize the vast research knowledge about technology in learning mathematics. Drijvers identified three main purposes for technology in mathematics learning: Doing Mathematics.

The Secret to Effective Technology Integration in Schools

The CoolCatTeacher

Powerful Learning First, Technology Second From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Powerful learning first technology second. Technology can make a good teacher better, but there is no technology fix to make a poor teacher anything but poor.

5 Ways to Amplify Student Voice Using Technology

EdTechTeacher

Whether in a BYOD, one-to-one, or one-to-few device environment, educators can leverage technology to allow every student to share what they know, think, feel and understand in a meaningful way. The post 5 Ways to Amplify Student Voice Using Technology appeared first on EdTechTeacher.

Technology for Arthritic Hands

ProfHacker

Fast forward to last week, and I am now experimenting with technologies that support arthritic hands myself. Here are some easy technologies that I never knew would support someone with arthritis in their hands but I’ve discovered have been really helpful to me.

8 Tips For Teachers Frustrated With Technology

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High Fidelity for High Technology

Voyager Sopris Learning

General Education Educational Technology InterventionHere’s the most excellent example of stating the obvious in the history of educational research. When an intervention is implemented with high fidelity, it is more effective than when it is implemented with low fidelity.

Learning With Technology

The Principal of Change

This also leads to students spending a lot of time learning technology instead of learning with technology. That they can focus on quality learning, not learning every new technology is out there. Does this happen in your school or district? One teacher prefers google sites.

This Technology May Eliminate Student Daydreaming

Brilliant or Insane

This Technology May Eliminate Student Daydreaming By Fergal Bell There are few things more frustrating for a teacher than seeing their students switch off during class. Enter Emotiv, a US based technology […]. Featured Innovation Technology #mindset edchat

Technologically Blind or Technologically Conscious

Fractus Learning

How do we define the difference between being technologically blind and technologically conscious? Perhaps the real question is not whether they are better off if we don’t use technology, but why we choose not to make use of it? Discussion School Technology

5 Ideas to level up Elementary Math with Technology

The CoolCatTeacher

Check out these five ideas to use technology to make math exciting. This week I’ll be sharing the 7 Pedagogical Shifts That Make Interactive Displays a Key to a Student-Centered Classroom on the Cool Cat Teacher blog sponsored by SMART Technologies.

Changing the Way We Think About Technology in the Classroom #EdWriteNow

Tom Murray

In the chapter I had the opportunity to write, I discuss changing the way we think about technology in the classroom. When technology is leveraged to create a more teacher-centric environment, or increase the amount of time on low-level tasks, student learning opportunities suffer.

Google Material Design in Online Education Technology

WizIQ Education & Technology

Inside WizIQ learning Training and Education Technology Training Trends and Best Practices Education Technology google design google design for education technology Google material design material design for online education

Are We Talking Technology or Are We Talking Learning

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More and more, educators are recognizing that the true value of technology isn’t learning how to use the tools and devices, but rather using the tools and devices to learn (see here , here , and here ).

[FREE WEBINAR] How to Differentiate Instruction with Technology

The CoolCatTeacher

The post [FREE WEBINAR] How to Differentiate Instruction with Technology appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day. Lesson Plans News & Trends Teaching Technology

Education Technology Trends for 2017: An Interview With Martin McKay.

EdTech4Beginners

Martin McKay is the Chief Technology officer and one of the founders of Texthelp Inc. He directs all research and development at Texthelp with a focus on developing new technologies to assist people who struggle with reading and writing.

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Partnering Literacy and Technology to Improve One School

Digital Promise

We have made great strides to level the technology playing field in education, but unfortunately the digital divide still exists between those who have the tools to research, learn and collaborate online at home, and those who don’t. Video Courtesy of Redwood City School District.

Are We Talking Technology or Are We Talking Learning

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More and more, educators are recognizing that the true value of technology isn’t learning how to use the tools and devices, but rather using the tools and devices to learn (see here , here , here , and here ).

Education Technology and 'Fake News'

Hack Education

This is part one of my annual look at the year’s “ top ed-tech stories ” Last year, I started this series – my annual review of the year in education technology – with an article on wishful thinking.

AlterEgo: A Wearable Technology That Controls Computers With Silent Speech

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AlterEgo: A Wearable Technology That Controls Computers With Silent Speech by Terry Heick ed note: Featured Image: Lorrie Lejeune/MIT Arnav Kapur was on 60 Minutes recently, and demonstrated using his mind to surf the internet. Technology wearable technology

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How Technology is Transforming the Way Students Feel About Learning

Kleinspiration

Technology is transforming the way students feel about learning. Students are empowered to use technology to create and publish, collaborate with others, connect and interact with their community, explore their natural curiosity, and demonstrate their learning in innovative ways. .

eLearning Technology in Education: How Much is Too Much?

WizIQ Education & Technology

Education & Technology Online Education Online Training Teaching Trends and Best Practices Various elearning elearning technologies elearning technology elearning technology in education

100 Years of “New Technologies”: Teaching a Foreign Language with Technology from 1918 to 2018

EmergingEdTech

Image Source In 1918, Yale professor Charles C. Clarke described the phonograph (later known as the gramophone and, since the 1940s, as the record player) as a “talking machine… not worth the trouble. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.