Abby Krzy

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Pedagogy Before Technology?

Has there ever been a more exciting time to be a teacher? There is certainly more choice and opportunity, with access to tools that were merely an …

Minnesota faces teacher shortage, but how best to fix it?

Minnesota faces a growing shortage of teachers in key specialties, and educators and policymakers are divided over how to attract and retain …

Education

Google Apps Education Certified Trainer

Today I received the e-mail that I was accepted as a Google Apps Certified Trainer.<p>The qualifications to earn this certification are:<p>Receive a …

Is a teacher's non-use of technology an excuse to be demoted?

Harvard grad Matthew Fields finds success in online education with Stanford-backed Redbird Advanced Learning

A business he launched during his time at Harvard University has allowed Matthew Mugo Fields to fulfill a promise he made while a young immigrant …

Three ways to heal a failing school

Rapid remedial action is needed: Try a three-pronged approach of raising expectations, earning the trust of staff and prioritising student achievement<p>…

Mindset Helps Students Overcome Challenges

To raise student achievement, some schools are finding that the technique of mindset helps students overcome challenges<p>The idea of failing might be …

Stanford University

14 Great Books on The Importance of Video Games in 21st Century Learning

February 28, 2015<br>Gaming is a growing trend in the 21st century learning paradigm and you don't need to look hard to see the evidence. Digital and …

Lively Lessons: Theodor Geisel

Monday, March 2nd marks the birthday of one of the most famous authors, Theodor Geisel, or Dr. Seuss as he is better known. Dr. Seuss has written and …

My Life Aquatic - Photographs and text by Silvie De Burie | LensCulture

Over the past 15 years, I have spent countless hours underwater, but only recently I have started to take a camera with me.<p>Ever since, a magnificent macro world has opened up to me. A world that excites me so much it makes me feel like a little wondering child again.<p>“My Life Aquatic” shows a series …

Digital Learning Prospers With the Right Culture

As of late I have been doing a great deal of work with schools and districts on how to effectively implement digital learning across the curriculum. …

Another Teacher Refuses to Test: Shirley Person, Miami-Dade County Public Schools #defendchildren

Shirley Person, Miami-Dade County Public Schools language arts teacher who refused to allow her son to participate in Florida state standardized …

Education

Where Edtech Can Help: 10 Most Powerful Uses of Technology for Learning

Regardless of whether you think every infant needs an iPad, I think we can all agree that technology has changed education for the better. Today’s …

Education Technology