Allison Sheets

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Move to learn - new technology in the classroom on show at the Bett exhibition

Moving and learning – learning by moving. It sounds like a paradox but it is a new way which is being developed for students to learn.<p>It is all thanks to a software using movement and interaction as a teaching device.<p>A classroom can be transformed for instance into a giant piano spread across the …

“50 of the best teaching & learning apps for 2016” plus 12 other resources re: tools

50 of the best teaching & learning apps for 2016 — from teachthought.com Excerpt: What are the best teaching and learning apps for 2016? That’s a …

Apps

The Future of Education

<i>If we teach today as we taught yesterday, we rob our children of tomorrow.</i><p>John Dewey, Educator<p>I found the above quote on the web site of <b>KUATO STUDIOS</b>. I learned about this dynamic video game/education company when I first met <b>Mark Horneff</b> the Managing Director of <b>Kuato</b>. The more we talked, the more I …

Eight technologies that are changing education

From real-time tracking systems that enable parents to follow their children’s progress in school to plagiarism alerts in universities, technology is …

Four education tech tools every teacher should be using

Four education tech tools every teacher should be using The growth in the education sector via the aid of technology and science has been immense. We …

Science

‘Teachers are having to work harder to find lessons that distract students from the digital mind swamp’

A study last year by Microsoft concludes that <b>attention spans have gone down since the year 2000, from 12 seconds then, to 8 seconds now</b>. Humorous …

Gear & Gadgets