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Teens, Social Media & Technology 2018

(Drew Angerer/Getty Images News via Getty Images)Until recently, Facebook had dominated the social media landscape among America’s youth – but it is …

Social Media

10 Free Powerpoint Templates for Creatives

Creating a visually attractive presentation to help you pitch your idea, team, or business to potential business partners, investors, or clients is …

Web Design

[$$] Why low-tech and outdoor play is trending in education

Hidden behind the unremarkable frontage of a low-rise warehouse in the Mission district of San Francisco is one of the most innovative education …

Education

These To-Do List Methods Will Help You Finally Get Organized

Everyone works differently, so we’ve gathered nine different approaches to organizing your daily tasks.<p>For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been on a mission to create the perfect to-do list. I’ve tested multiple apps from Evernote, Any.do, to Wunderlist. I’ve used physical and digital …

Productivity

Start Training The Teachers And Stop Blaming The iPad

Recently overheard at ASU+GSV education conference someone opined: “I’m tired of hearing people say they’ve added an iPad to their school and now they are a 21st Century school. Give me a break! ”<p>There is a Grand Canyon-sized chasm that separates adding technology to the classroom and creating a …

Education Technology

The Three Steps To Make Google's Vision For Education A Reality

Few people would argue that education is on the cusp of transformational change – unless it is to say it is already happening – but the actual shape of that change is hotly contested.<p>But at one of Europe’s largest ed tech gatherings, a senior Google for Education executive set out the three steps …

Education Technology

These are the 4 different work styles and how to work with each

Experts have figured out that everyone falls into one of these styles. Once you understand them, you can figure out how everyone can get along.<p>Ever wonder why you have great chemistry with some colleagues and butt heads with others? It comes down to your working style, says Kim Christfort, coauthor …

Leadership

How To Use The 4 Ds Of Effective Time Management

Do you sometimes struggle with time management?<p>Or does the day lack enough hours to attend to your projects, habits, commitments and more?<p>When half past five rolls around, do you look at your to do list and feel you didn’t accomplish much of anything?<p>If you’re struggling to take charge of the day, …

Time Management

Private High Schools in D.C. Ditch AP Courses

Eight independent DC-area schools announced on Monday their decision to eliminate Advanced Placement courses by 2022.

Education

The internet loled at AirPods when they launched. Who’s laughing now?

If history has taught us anything, it’s that when we make fun of early adopters, they tend to be right.<p>In 1897, the first automobile was sold. No one believed that cars would replace the horse—so much so that the speed of a car was called “horsepower” for comparison’s sake. Today there are over 1 …

Google Glass

The Future of Work: Will Our Children Be Prepared?

5 Essential Questions to Ask Before Choosing Blended Learning Experiences - Corwin Connect

Blended learning is not a new phrase, nor does it mean the same thing to the same people. Blended learning experiences may be teacher-designed and …

The Benefits of Blended Learning Explained

Blended learning — a strategy that combines online and classroom learning activities and resources to reduce in-class seat time for students in a …

Lessons from a Decade of 1:1: a Crowd-Sourced Interview

At the Tech & Learning Leadership Summit in October 2017, several districts that have been involved in 1:1 initiatives for many years came together …

Why schools should provide one laptop per child

A recent international study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development found no positive evidence of impact of educational …

Education

Does having a computer at home improve results at school?

Last week's EduTech blog asked, <i>How would you design an ICT/education program for impact?</i><p>A recent paper suggests that a good answer to that question …

Many Americans are lonely, and Gen Z most of all, study finds

If you ever feel disconnected from others, take some solace in the fact that you're not alone. A new report finds many Americans are lonely, and …

Ten Reasons Middle Schoolers Don't Need Social Media | TODAY.com

The TODAY Parenting Team is a community where anyone can write posts, ask questions and share advice.<p>1. Social media was not designed for children.<p>A tween's underdeveloped frontal cortex can’t manage the distraction nor the temptations that come with social media use.<p>2. You can not teach the …

Acer’s new $350 Chromebook is the MacBook Air successor we all need

Apple has stubbornly refused to update the MacBook Air in any meaningful way for the last three years, leaving us with an “entry-level” $999 laptop …

Feeling lonely? How to stop social media from making you feel isolated

“We are facing a loneliness epidemic,” experts say. Lacking social connections may be as damaging to a person’s health as smoking 15 cigarettes a day.<p>It’s lonely out there, even as gadgets connect more people than ever.<p>Texts, tweets, posts and photos fly around the world, yet their senders often …

MacBook Vs. Chromebook Vs. Windows Laptop: Which Kind Of Computer Is Most Secure?

<i>How secure is a Chromebook vs. a PC and a MacBook? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Stan Hanks, CTO of Columbia Ventures Corp, on Quora:</b><p><b>How secure is a Chromebook vs. a PC and a</b> …

shareknowledge

Choosing the Right Device - Educational Leadership

• Support our Moodle learning management system? <i>Yes</i>, for both iPad and Chromebook.<br>• Support IXL adaptive reading and math programs? <i>Yes</i>, for both.<br>• Support …

Education Technology

What Separates a Good Blended Learning Program From a Bad One?

These days many schools tout blended learning programs when marketing their school to potential students. And in a way, this does make sense. Blended …

How to Implement a Blended Learning Program

<i>Kaylie was the founding teacher at Acton Academy and helped develop and run their Elementary program in its first four years before leaving the</i> …

The History Of Blended Learning

<b>The Blended Learning History</b><p>In order to create a successful blended learning strategy, it's wise to learn as much as possible about its key ideas and …

Education Technology

Using Blended Learning in the Classroom

A teacher gets into the classroom. All students stop talking, laughing, writing, or whatever else they were doing. They start listening. The teacher …

Education Technology

and isn’t

Last summer, I attended a panel at an education conference where the moderator asked a group of panelists, “How do <i>you</i> define blended learning?” The …

Blended Learning in the Classroom

<b>By Jan Bryan, EdD, Vice President, National Education Officer</b><p><i>“To have a great idea, have a lot of them.” – Thomas A. Edison</i><p>Creating a set of <i>practical</i> …

The Basics of Blended Instruction - Educational Leadership

My school is going through the process of adopting the Common Core, and there is a tremendous push to create student-driven classrooms using …

Teaching