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Research on Returning to School After Natural Disasters with Dr. Brianna Kurtz

The CoolCatTeacher

Tech Tip #2–The PrintScreen Key

Ask a Tech Teacher

In these 169 tech-centric situations, you get an overview of pedagogy—the tech topics most important to your teaching—as well as practical strategies to address most classroom tech situations, how to scaffold these to learning, and where they provide the subtext to daily tech-infused education.

Developing SEL Competencies Through Technology

A Principal's Reflections

The COVID-19 unleashed an array of challenges that resulted in schools being closed for in-person instruction for many months. As I write this post, many have begun the year with remote learning, while others have opted for a hybrid model where a certain amount of kids are still learning at home.

Universal Design for Learning and Blended Learning: Action and Expression

Catlin Tucker

In my last blog, I focused on the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principle of representation. I described how blended and online learning can help educators provide opportunities for students to perceived and engage with information presented in multiple modalities.

SplashLearn Makes Learning Fun and Creates Fearless Learners

Loved by more than 30 million kids, SplashLearn is a game-based learning program that creates engaging learning experiences to nurture a generation of fearless learners. SplashLearn is the fastest growing elementary school math program in the US, used by more than 440,000 teachers in about 77,000 schools across the United States.

3 Ways to Use Augmented Reality in Hybrid Learning

TeacherCast

Distance learning is here to stay for the foreseeable future. By accepting this, we can be better prepared to adapt to it. A recent New York Times study revealed only one in seven parents said their children will be returning to school full time this fall.

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Data Privacy in a Pandemic? Parents Are Concerned, But Still Welcome More Tech

Edsurge

Parents are concerned about their children’s online safety and data privacy, but not as much as other issues such as the quality of education their child receives, protection from violence and bullying, and ensuring their child doesn’t fall behind in school.

Cisco Announces New Platform for Hybrid Learning

EdTech Magazine

Last week, Cisco gave a preview of Webex Classrooms , a new platform that can help schools manage online and hybrid classrooms.

How IT can take distance learning to the next level

eSchool News

Last spring, school districts rushed to transition to distance learning as quickly as possible to protect the health and safety of students, teachers and staff.

College Counseling Is Finding Success Online

techlearning

How higher ed is finding success providing remote mental health support for students during the pandemic

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5 Costly Inventory Management Mistakes Schools Should Avoid

If your school is like most, inventory and/or asset management plays a critical role in daily operations.

Pre-made Power Point Templates for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Inspired by this list of PowerPoint templates for efficient meetings, we went ahead and curated for you this collection of what we think are some helpful PowerPoint templates you use for a wide.read more

Young Girls on Cam – Why Are They Really Safe?

Veative

If you are looking for a method to get your children some great bonding period, then maybe it’s possible to see that they really do love […]. The post Young Girls on Cam – Why Are They Really Safe? appeared first on Veative Labs

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Using digital tools for engaging remote STEM instruction

eSchool News

Providing science and math content online can be relatively straightforward, but engaging students in true distance learning requires more than just transmittal of information.

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What is Minecraft: Education Edition?

techlearning

Use the virtual world of Minecraft to help in education through online engagement, here's what every teacher should know

7 Benefits of Lesson Plans in the Cloud

What if teachers didn’t have to lug tons of paperwork with them to and from work? Having lesson plans available anywhere is just one of the advantages.

A Handy Chrome Extension to Read Aloud Web Pages

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Read Aloud is a very good Chrome extension that reads web pages out loud to you. We have tested it in several pages and has always been accurate. This extension is especially helpful for people with.read more

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Conveying Your High Expectations Remotely

MiddleWeb

How do teachers’ behaviors reflect our expectations in a remote classroom? For example, teachers tend to probe students more if they have high expectations of the students, writes Barbara Blackburn. She suggests strategies to challenge all students, even at a distance.

Admit It

Reflections

I haven’t ugly cried in a very long time. That is, until this past Friday afternoon. Please don’t tell me that leaders aren’t supposed to cry or worry. (It’s It’s a bit too late for that.) Luckily, my tears were only with a trusted colleague.

Jose Interviews Mr. Vilson, Part 5: Now, It’s Every Classroom

The Jose Vilson

Jose: So! Mr. Vilson: So. J: So … MV: Awkward, isn’t it? J: Right. So … what would you like to tell everyone about this moment? MV: Well, I’ve officially resigned from the NYC Department of Education. It wasn’t an easy choice, but it was the choice presented.

6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

Most digital learning trends focus too much on the "digital" and not enough on the "learning". It is not enough that content builders master available tools. We need a return to core learning fundamentals. Get Inno-Versity's eBook for 6 of the most important trends coming to digital learning.

Another Great Chrome Extension to Enhance Your Online Reading

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Just Read is a Chrome extension that can help you turn your online reading into a pleasurable experience. It provides you with a distraction-free environment where you can focus on the content of.read more

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OPINION: A college president worries about ‘a drastic and unwanted turn in how the world perceives America’

The Hechinger Report

As president of one of the first colleges in the U.S. to announce a remote fall semester, I’ve been asked by many — students, parents, faculty, alumni, media: How did we come to that difficult decision, and why?

Useful Resources to Educate Students on Racism

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

The horrific video of the Minneapolis police officer killing George Floyd in a cold-blooded way has shocked the whole world. People marched in protests in several cities around the globe to denounce.read more

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