8 Epic Edtech Tools to Try This School Year

The CoolCatTeacher

” The post 8 Epic Edtech Tools to Try This School Year appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day.

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Digital Tools for Preventing the Summer Slide

Kajeet

Digital Learning Tools and Tips SmartSpot MDMIt’s the end of the school year, and as students get ready for fun and relaxation, many educators across the nation are worried about one thing – the summer slide.

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TED-Ed as a Teaching Tool

Kajeet

Sometimes teachers need additional tools in the classroom. Digital Learning Tools and Tips MDM ChromebooksSomething to elevate the conversation among students, to spark a new perspective on the world, or to enhance the real-world importance of a particular lesson plan.

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How Effective Is Your Edtech Tool? Five Questions to Ask

Digital Promise

When it comes to education technology (edtech), school leaders and developers alike want to provide the best tools—ones that truly make a difference. To identify effective digital learning tools, we have to know what kind of impact we are looking for. How are the tools teaching?

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6 eLearning Trends in Custom eLearning Solutions

7 Tech Tools for PE Teachers

Ask a Tech Teacher

What are your favorite tools? Health High School Web Tools listsTechnology is a natural education fit in everything from math to Spanish to literacy. The one corner of K-12 learning that is not so obvious is PE — Physical Education.

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Richard Byrne’s Most Exciting Edtech Tools

The CoolCatTeacher

Today Richard Byrne @rmbyrne discusses the edtech tools he’s most excited about today. From video tools, creation tools, to app creation, you’ll hear lots of ideas. This episode, blog, and webinar are sponsored by Bloomz , my favorite tool for parent communication.

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5 Creative “Googley” Tech Tools to Get Kids Creating

The CoolCatTeacher

” The post 5 Creative “Googley” Tech Tools to Get Kids Creating appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day.

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7 Productivity Power Tools for the Busy Educator

The CoolCatTeacher

Become more productive today with these seven tools from Dr. Frank Buck. 7 Productivity Power Tools for the Busy Educator. We’re going to talk about seven productivity power tools for the busy educator. So Frank, what is your first tool? Tool #1 Toodledo.

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Top Tips, Tools and Techniques for Easy Formative Assessment

The CoolCatTeacher

Every teacher should have one or two formative assessment tools that are part of their lesson flow. A teacher with a smartphone has amazing tools in hand. My question is why more teachers don’t use these tools. Here’s how I saved time using these tools.

Formative Assessment Tools and Tips from Monica Burns #FormativeTech

The CoolCatTeacher

Monica Burns, author of #FormativeTech , shares essential tools and tips for effective formative assessment. Pick some tools. What are some of Monica’s favorite tools for formative assessment. How should teachers select their formative assessment tool belt.

How To Effectively Use Educational Assessment Tools

ViewSonic Education

Quick Take: Overview of educational assessment tools focusing on Summative assessment and Formative assessment. To be a well-rounded educator it is important to use both these tools in combination effectively. Use assessments as a tool to better your students learning

9 Ways to Find the Right Edtech Tool

Teacher Reboot Camp

To introduce students to the possibilities of technology get them to complete different tasks with web tools and apps, such as mindmaps , podcasts , digital stories , videos , podcasts , etc.! But before students embark on any digital project, you need to find the right tools. Edshelf is a search engine for web tools and apps and many have teacher reviews. Common Sense is also a search engine for education tools and apps with ratings and reviews.

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5 Free Tech Tools to Try in Your Social Studies Lessons [ENCORE]

The CoolCatTeacher

The top Edtech Tool Tuesday of 2018 (so far) with Richard Byrne From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. In today’s show, he talks about top free tech tools to try in social studies lessons.

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How to Use Padlet: A Fantastic Tool for Teaching

The CoolCatTeacher

Useful Tools for Teachers Padlet is a versatile, easy to use tool for every teacher’s toolkit. At the bottom of this post, I have a Padlet that is temporarily open for you to post and share your favorite edtech tools. Assessment Free Resources Tech Tips Tools

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5 Tech Tools to Try in 2017 with Jennifer Gonzalez

The CoolCatTeacher

Well, today’s guest and edtech expert Jennifer Gonzalez @ cultofpedagogy gives us some amazing tools to try for Five Idea Friday. In today’s show, we’ll discuss: Jennifer’s five tools she recommends teachers try.

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5 Free Tech Tools to Try in Your Social Studies Lessons

The CoolCatTeacher

In today’s show, he talks about top free tech tools to try in social studies lessons. 5 Free Tech Tools to Try in Your Social Studies Lessons. We’re talking about five free tech tools to try in social studies lessons! Tool #1: Make Bookshelves in Google Books. Free tool.

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5 Writing Strategies and Tools to Reach Every Learner

The CoolCatTeacher

Michele Haiken on Episode 470 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast Do your students hate to write? If you need quick ideas to help reach reluctant and struggling writers, Michele Haiken will help us learn more!

Cool Cat Teacher’s 31 Favorite Everyday Tools I’m Using Right Now #edtech

The CoolCatTeacher

A special Valentine's Day Episode of 10MT with Links to Tools and Tech I Use From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. I’m showing love to my dear teacher friends by just sharing all the tools and tips that have me excited right now.

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Flexible Content & Tools: Part 4 - An Interview With a Design Expert for Google's Education Tools

Education Elements

One of the biggest ways education has already changed is in the content and tools students engage with. This blog series is made up of interviews with education leaders who work with digital content, curricular resources, and instructional tools.

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300+ Digital Tools Crowdsourced by Educators #LT8Keys

Tom Murray

Over the past few months, I’ve had the opportunity to run a number of sessions for teachers, which started as sessions entitled, “Tools for Engagement.” All for the kids we serve, Blog Apps Crowdsource Digital Tools edtech Web Resources

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Ten Quick Questions: A Fantastic, Free Mental Maths Tool.

EdTech4Beginners

It looks quite dated, but is still an excellent tool to use in arithmetic sessions. Tagged: edtech , education , gamification , learning , math , maths , mental maths , online tool , teaching , teaching tech tool , tech tool.

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The Future of Classroom Technology Tools

Education Elements

When you have an idea of which trends are sure to increase in popularity and functionality in the upcoming years, you can make informed decisions about the tools you should invest in and the trends that are likely to lose momentum.

20 tools for a more accessible classroom

Ditch That Textbook

DitchBook Twitter chat Ed Tech Student engagement Teaching accessibility accessibility features accessibility tools accessible classroom edtech immersive readerALL of our students deserve to have access to the content we are teaching. A one-size-fits-all classroom is not practical for any group of students. Luckily with the technology available to us, we can create a learning environment that makes the content accessible to all of our learners.

4 Reasons why an LMS is an excellent tool for your language classes

Neo LMS

4 Reasons why an LMS is an excellent tool for your language classes. The post 4 Reasons why an LMS is an excellent tool for your language classes appeared first on NEO BLOG. In an ever more globalized and interconnected world, language classes are a must in higher education.

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Top Tech Tools for Kids Who Struggle to Read and Write

The CoolCatTeacher

Dr. Brian Friedlander discusses the top tech tools for kids who struggle to read and write. From voice dictation to word suggestion and more, this podcast talks about the practical tools that will help kids empower themselves to learn. Tool #1: Read and Write for Google Docs.

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5 Free Tech Tools to Try in Your Social Studies Lessons (#3 Episode of Season 3)

The CoolCatTeacher

In today’s show, he talks about top free tech tools to try in social studies lessons. Innovation IT Coaches and Directors Middle / Junior High Grades 6-8 (Ages 10-13) STEM Teachers Tech Tips Tools Web Tools

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7 Authentic Assessment Tools

Ask a Tech Teacher

Tools: Socrative, PollDaddy, Google Forms. Tools: Twitter, a poll, Padlet collaborative wall, blog comments, Google Forms, a Discussion Board, ExitTicket. Tools: Use an app like Blendspace, Socrative , Frolyc , Schoology , or ExitTicket. Tools: Padlet , Linoit.

13 Edtech Tools Every Teacher and Student Should Know About

Wisewire

Teachers must also learn to fully integrate technology in their pedagogy and use it not just as visual aids but also as tools to engage learners. Now the IWB has found its way in many modern classrooms as a powerful tool for enriching lessons and engaging learners.

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9 Web Tools for Creating Digital Magazines

Teacher Reboot Camp

With web tools, students can layout their writings, pick from hundreds of cool fonts, and add their own images or choose from a library of stock images. Some web tools allow students to embed video and audio. Here is a review of this cool tool.

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The perfect tech tool for teachers

EdTech4Beginners

Have a look at my video walk-through: Have a go and let me know how you get on Tagged: classroom , edtech , education , teachers , teaching , tech tools , websites. education classroom edtech teachers teaching tech tools websites

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9 Must-have Tools for Ed Conferences

Ask a Tech Teacher

Here are five tools that will make you look and act like the Diva of Digital: Besides a toothbrush and aspirin, what should you take to your upcoming conference? Here are five tools that will make you look and act like the Diva of Digital: Google Maps.

How to Use Diigo’s New Outlining Tool: Social Bookmarking Made Easy

The CoolCatTeacher

Productivity Tools for Students and Researchers Social bookmarking is the modern student’s research tool. Here’s your answer: Diigo has a fantastic new outlining tool! Why you need a tool to help you organize your online research.

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9 Web Tools for Creating Infographics

Teacher Reboot Camp

The following web tools will help students design awesome infographics. Web Tools and Apps. Genial.ly is a web tool for creating infographics and interactive visuals. Canva is a web tool and iPad app with infographic templates and lesson plans.

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Storyboard That: an Exciting Edtech Tool That Just got Even Better

EmergingEdTech

Storyboard That, one of my absolute favorite tools for student voice, engagement, and choice, has just upped its game even further with a new user-friendly dashboard for both teachers and students!

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