Understanding The Deep Fake: A Troubling Trend

The CoolCatTeacher

Wesley Fryer on episode 572 From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Deep fake videos are now possible. In this disturbing trend, convincing videos, audio, and photos are viewed and shared by those who somehow think you can trust what you see and hear.

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#07: Getting Started Using Twitter for Educational Excellence

The CoolCatTeacher

10MT | 10-Minute Teacher Interview with Billy Krakower From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Today for Tech Tool Tuesday, Billy Krakower and Vicki Davis take a deep dive into Twitter for educators. Some of their biggest mistakes with Twitter.

INTERVIEW: Digital learning trends that are reshaping EdTech

Neo LMS

Phill and Graham had a wonderful conversation on the topic of e-learning and explored six key digital learning trends that are reshaping the EdTech landscape. Digital learning trends that are reshaping EdTech. Twitter automatically knows what your interests are.

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Can You Fix Twitter Counts? (and Why They Are Broken)

The CoolCatTeacher

Social Media Insights Twitter counts on blog posts are broken. Can you fix Twitter counts? Is Twitter in trouble? Let’s not panic, let’s analyze what has happened and how we can still find Twitter counts on a page (for now.).

The EdTech Trends You Might Be Missing

Doug Levin

Most mornings, over a cup of coffee, I do my daily reading of news about trends and issues related to education and technology – a practice I have more or less followed for at least the past 20 years. Blog News Trends journalism news trends

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3 Interesting Trends in Online Education Content (That You May Not Know)

The CoolCatTeacher

Andrew Pass on episode 362 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Andrew Pass talks about trends in online education and shares the trends we should understand as educators. Twitter: @ apasseducation.

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5 Strategies To Trend On Twitter at Your Next Event

The Innovative Educator

One measure success was if we could trend on Twitter that day and we did. Twitter in EducationMy office runs a yearly NYC Schools Tech Conference with about one thousand attendees. This year we wanted to focus on getting the buzz going in social media.

15 Top Educators to Follow on Twitter in 2017

Edudemic

Teachers and educators can follow these 15 inspirational educators on Twitter to learn about the best and latest teaching trends directly from a source who knows what they're talking about. The post 15 Top Educators to Follow on Twitter in 2017 appeared first on Edudemic.

TEACHER VOICE: Three classroom trends gain ground

The Hechinger Report

I know a lot of teachers who use Twitter to cultivate their own teaching networks and stay connected. The post TEACHER VOICE: Three classroom trends gain ground appeared first on The Hechinger Report.

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Bucking the Trend

A Principal's Reflections

You can follow him on Twitter at @mrwarren29. In a world where politics and education are colliding more than ever, there is a desperate sense of hopping onto the latest trend or buzzword from educational companies and authors that will fix all of our educational problems.

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Twitter With Meaning? 5 Authentic Roles For Twitter In Your School

TeachThought - Learn better.

Twitter With Meaning? 5 Authentic Roles For Twitter In Your School. Twitter in the classroom? But what about a simple process for schools to use begin using twitter meaningfully? We kept it basic with 5 pathways: Resources, Student Learning, PLNs, Emerging Trends, And PD.

#iste17 trends: Google, Touch Screen Chromebooks and More

The CoolCatTeacher

An interview with Kasey Bell in episode 107 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. In today’s show, Kasey Bell discusses the hot trends at ISTE 2017: Touch screen ChromeBooks.

10 Reasons Twitter Works In Education

TeachThought - Learn better.

10 Reasons Twitter Works In Education. As a social media platform, twitter is extremely likeable. While all social media sites serve some useful niche or they’d likely disappear, twitter has significant potential for academic applications. 10 Reasons Twitter Works In Education.

What Gartner’s Top Tech Trends for 2019 Mean for Education

EdTech Magazine

What Gartner’s Top Tech Trends for 2019 Mean for Education. Augmented data analysis, blended digital tools and connected networks will reign among technology innovations in the coming year, according to IT analyst group Gartner’s top 10 tech trends of 2019. . Twitter.

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How Twitter Changed My Life

ProfHacker

One evening last week, while watching hockey (HOCKEY IS BACK) and scrolling though twitter, I noticed a hashtag that had started to trend: #HowTwitterHasChangedMyLife. Twitter is in large part why I am writing here today. Twitter is how I managed to change careers.

B2B Social Media Trends We are Going to See in 2018

Ask a Tech Teacher

Twitter launched 11 years ago, LinkedIn 14 years ago, Facebook 13 years ago — and you know what? Marketers have found their stride on social media, and B2B activity on Twitter, Facebook and other platforms has increased significantly in the past year.

A Lesson Using Twitter Must Have A Social Component

TeachThought - Learn better.

A Lesson Using Twitter Must Have A Social Component. Twitter has not created as large of an impact as the printing press, but it is still worthy of implementation. To avoid turning into Trithemius, there are easy ways teachers can start brining Twitter into classroom use.

Down with Twitter’s Project Lightning

Bryan Alexander

Twitter is apparently preparing a reboot. We don’t know how Lightning – I refuse to call it Twitter 2.0 – is actually structured and how it will really work once rolled out. Why is Twitter planning to shoot Lightning into the world? Twitter as tv.

15 hot edtech trends for 2017

eSchool News

To get a glimpse into what the next 12 months will hold for everything from professional development to digital learning, and from communication to virtual reality, 15 ed tech luminaries looked back on 2016 edtech trends to help predict what’s in store for 2017.

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Trends to watch in 2016: technologies

Bryan Alexander

Predicting tech trends is a fun but fairly doomed enterprise. But we can improve our understanding by examining current trends, out of which many near-future ones spring. So, following up from Tuesday’s education and contexts post , here are some tech trends to watch in 2016.

4 K-12 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in 2018

EdTech Magazine

4 K-12 Ed Tech Trends to Watch in 2018. Here are some expert opinions on the four major trends of the year: SIGN UP : Get more news from the EdTech newsletter in your inbox every two weeks! Twitter. meghan.bogardu…. Fri, 01/19/2018 - 11:48.

Five Ways for Teachers to get Started on Twitter – From Jen Carey

EdTechTeacher

Let’s take Twitter as an example. If you’re unfamiliar with Twitter, it’s a microblogging platform. In the last few years, Twitter has emerged as a powerful platform for educators. This makes Twitter an excellent platform for educators to connect with others, share, and learn.

7 days of Twitter chats

eSchool News

Social media is ubiquitous in many people’s lives, and it’s no different for educators–some of today’s most innovative teachers are using social media platforms such as Snapchat and Twitter to engage students and build their own personal learning networks.

Basic Twitter Analysis With twXplorer

ProfHacker

There have been a number of posts here on ProfHacker about using Twitter , particularly around archiving tweets. I decided to search #RIPTwitter (a popular hashtag recently due to the changes Twitter has been proposing) to show what the tool is capable of doing.

Highlights From a Year of Tracking Future Trends in Education

Edsurge

Another surprise was a turn in public perception of giant technology companies, especially Facebook and Google, as well as Twitter and Amazon. If we look back on 2017 in educational technology, some of the biggest surprises were political and cultural. The first is the spread of free public-university tuition programs in American cities and states.

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Facebook’s Latest Higher Ed Push Part of Broader Trend

Edsurge

The Facebook spokesperson adds that the curriculum “speaks to broad marketing concepts and calls out other platforms,” including Google, Twitter, LinkedIn and Youtube. The move is part of a trend of Silicon Valley companies trying to shape curriculum around their products. Facebook is teaming up with community colleges as part of a nationwide effort to teach digital-literacy skills to small-business leaders and others in cities.

Spotting Trends and Delivering Data to Connect Edtech Tools With Educator Needs

Edsurge

Rambo, president of MCH Strategic Data , is working to provide edtech companies with high quality, reliable data that helps them connect with education professionals and understand trends in schools and districts. To support that goal, we gather contact and role information about education professionals as well survey data that helps us spot the trends in a curriculum, a district, and its educators’ needs.

The Future Trends Forum starts this week, with Audrey Watters

Bryan Alexander

This week the Future Trends Forum begins, and I can think of no person I’d be more delighted to converse with than Audrey Watters. You can also fire them off via Twitter, using the hashtag #FTTE or pointing them @ryanalexander. Future Trends Forum Uncategorized

Beware of Time-Wasting Low Level Technology Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Tom Murray reflects on his first 1:1 program seventeen years ago with Palm Pilots. Website Twitter Some of the links in this blog post are affiliate links.

5 Ways for Teachers to get Started on Twitter

Indiana Jen

Let’s take Twitter as an example. If you’re unfamiliar with Twitter, it’s a microblogging platform. In the last few years, Twitter has emerged as a powerful platform for educators. This makes Twitter an excellent platform for educators to connect with others, share, and learn.

5 Ways for Teachers to get Started on Twitter

Indiana Jen

Let’s take Twitter as an example. If you’re unfamiliar with Twitter, it’s a microblogging platform. In the last few years, Twitter has emerged as a powerful platform for educators. This makes Twitter an excellent platform for educators to connect with others, share, and learn.

This Thursday, Future Trends Forum with Will Richardson

Bryan Alexander

On Thursday Will Richardson and I will take the Future Trends Forum stage to explore what’s coming next for education, focusing on K-12 and technology. This is the fourth Future Trends Forum. Future Trends Forum

Today, the new Future Trends Forum, with Richard DeMillo

Bryan Alexander

This week the Future Trends Forum continues, and our guest is someone whose work should be familiar to readers of this blog. You can also fire them off via Twitter, using the hashtag #FTTE or pointing them towards @bryanalexander. Future Trends Forum

Open education and the future: Cable Green on this week’s Future Trends Forum

Bryan Alexander

Tomorrow I’ll be talking about open education with Cable Green on this week’s Future Trends Forum. You can also find out about the Future Trends Forum, along with notes and recordings of all past ten sessions, here. Future Trends Forum FTTE

Open education and the future: Cable Green on this week’s Future Trends Forum

Bryan Alexander

Tomorrow I’ll be talking about open education with Cable Green on this week’s Future Trends Forum. You can also find out about the Future Trends Forum, along with notes and recordings of all past ten sessions, here. Future Trends Forum FTTE