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Digital literacy should be 'as important as English and maths'

The incoming government should make sure digital literacy has as important a role as English and maths in the school curriculum, a<p>House of Lords …

Blended Learning (Pt 2): Policy Issues and Best Practices

<i>Discovery Education trainers guiding teachers in Missouri on how to maximize student engagement in a "science techbook" course. Photo provided by Discovery Education</i><p>Blended learning models, designed to deliver highly personalized education, call for radically different teaching techniques than …

How to Fight Plagiarism in Your Classroom

In 2011, Edutopia published an article discussing how to combat plagiarism. Four years later, we are still looking for ways to fix this problem. In …

The Most Effective Way to Take Notes in Class

Notetaking is a skill that students will take with them into their careers. Whether they are in meetings, participating in brainstorming sessions, or …

Social Media in the Classroom: 16 Resources for 2015

Social media is a powerful tool for keeping in touch with friends, getting coupons and deals from your favorite businesses, and seeing what your …

3 Best Educational Apps That Improve Math Fluency

After testing 10 different apps in the classroom for several weeks, I can confidently endorse Operation Math, Free Graphing Calculator, and DragonBox …

11 Tips For Students To Manage Their Digital Footprints

<b>11 Tips For Students To Manage Their Digital Footprints</b><p>by <b>Justin Boyle</b><p>If you’ve scratched your head over suggestions to manage your “digital …

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4 Important YouTube Search Tips for Teachers and Educators

December, 2014<br>Youtube is definitely one of the powerful video resources for us in education. It is probably by far the most frequented video …

15 Top Resources On Digital Citizenship for 2014

A lot of the facts you teach your students will be long forgotten by the time they reach graduation, but the hope is that the practical lessons — the …

7 Ways to Deal With Digital Distractions in Class

Some call today’s students “digital natives.” Others call them the “distracted generation.” Whichever term you prefer, it’s clear they’re both far …

3 Things You Can Do With Google Classroom

Google’s advance in the education field has brought to schools around the globe affordable devices and effortless access to educational content. …

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Awesome Visual On The Use of Google Glass in Education

June 15, 2014<br>Although it is sill in its infancy stage, Google Glass has already began making a huge buzz around its potential uses in the education …

10 Great Digital Citizenship Lessons from Google

July 15, 2014<br>Today I want to draw your attention to these excellent resources from Google. These are 10 interactive lessons designed by the folks in …