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Snapshots Of Understanding? 10 Smart Tools For Digital Exit Slips

<b>Snapshots Of Understanding? 10 Smart Tools For Digital Exit Slips</b>by <b>Ryan Schaaf,</b> Assistant Professor of Technology, Notre Dame of Maryland …

Education Technology

How meditation will change your life

Are you doing it? Because everyone is doing it. The social peer pressure is mounting to meditate. It’s everywhere, including the very mainstream …

Striving for Higher-Order Thinking and Depth of Knowledge

There's not a doubt in my mind that technology has changed our world. Information is created, shared, and evaluated differently. People connect, …

4 Ways Technology Can Help Empower Teachers And Students

Ed tech should be a means, not an end, to improving our education system.<p>All too often, technology is treated as a silver bullet for perceived problems in education. This sometimes leads to knee-jerk investments, using scarce resources to invest in software or hardware without a clear notion of how …

Pedagogy

100 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You to Be Successful

As entrepreneurs, leaders, and bosses, we must realize that everything we think about we are projecting into the future.<p>Read on to find the words of wisdom that will inspire your heart, motivate your mind in building your business, leading your life, creating success, achieving your goals, and …

E-learning Visually Explained for Teachers

March 24, 2015<br>Electronic Learning, conventionally known as e-learning, is a digitally mediated type of learning. The standard way of lesson delivery …

Education Technology

What Should Come First, Training or Professional Development?

By Eric PatnoudesConsidering the value of corporate educator certifications such as Microsoft Innovative Educator, Google Certified Teacher and Apple …

Professional Development

'I fell in love when I was 32. She was 92': Writer reveals special relationship that shatters perceptions of age

A man who fell in love with a woman sixty years older than himself has told of his special relationship with her that transcended age.<p>It all began in …

Relationships

10 Google Spreadsheet Tricks & Tips You Probably Didn’t Know

Google Docs has been the free alternative to Microsoft Office for the longest time now. This is due in part to how the Google document suite allows …

Using Google Drive as a Course Organizer

I am creating a curriculum for an Aircraft Design course for the high school level. Since it will be shared with many other people, I decided to do …

The Complete Study Guide Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on March 23, 2015<p>Staying on track with studying can be a challenge, especially if there isn’t a test on the horizon. The Complete Study Guide …

Relaxation - Instant results from simple techniques

The relaxation response is the physiologic opposite to the ‘fight or flight’ stress response. Scientists have discovered that the long-term practice …

Meditation

10 Brilliant and Inspiring Education and Technology Experts I Follow, and Why

Who are Your Favorite Education and Technology Bloggers and Writers? Like many of you, there are certain educators that I find frequently impact my …

Education Technology

22 Chrome Apps Every Teacher Should Know about

March 23, 2015<br>Over the last weekend, we spent sometime curating what we think are some of the best Chrome apps and extensions for teachers and …

Education Technology

The 20 Best Workouts In America

<i>Different areas of the country are inclined to different workouts. However, if you’re on the east coast and need some west coast workout moves, we</i> …

Tips to Engage 21st Century Students

Yes multitaskers are hard to hook in and keep their focus on a learning task for longer time but motivation makes a difference. When students are …

Education Technology

Security and Safeguards - SchoolBooking

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Security

Google Docs + Kaizena = Digital Writer’s Notebook

March 21, 2015<p>Guest post by: Gerard Dawson<p>When it comes to teaching writing teachers usually either spend hours responding to individual papers by …

Autocrat, Copy Down Formulas - A GAFE Solution to aid in tracking Behaviour

So there may be ideas out for this, but the latest update from Autocrat takes this to a new level. In my PLC/Voxer groups, a friend …

15 Amazing No-Equipment Workouts

For when you have zero desire to step outside<p>We totally get it: When it’s pouring rain or temps are at Arctic levels, the last thing you want to do is head to the gym. But if you’ve made big fitness resolutions for 2014, skipping workouts because you’d rather curl up on the couch with hot chocolate …

Collaborize Classroom - collaborative education platform with lots of features for teachers and students

Collaborize Classroom is a "free collaborative education platform for students and teachers" that allows teachers to create an online community. …

Pedagogy

Professionally Designed Templates to Use in Google Docs and Sheets

March 2, 2015 <i><br>Template Gallery</i> is a useful Google Doc add-on for teachers and students. It provides you with a variety of professionally designed …

Education Technology

24 Diagrams To Help You Have Safer Sex

The more control you have over your sexual and reproductive health, the better off you'll be. Here's what you need to know.

Two Good Google Drive Templates to Create Fake Facebook Pages

March 5, 2015<br>Today we are sharing with you two interesting Google Docs templates that students can use to create fake Facebook pages for a famous …

Education Technology

The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration

<b>The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Using technology for learning makes sense. Technology creates …

Education Technology

What happens to your brain when you give up sugar

Anyone who knows me also knows that I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have. My friend and fellow graduate student Andrew is equally afflicted, and living in Hershey, Pennsylvania - the "Chocolate Capital of the World" - doesn't help either of us.<p>But Andrew is braver than I am. Last year, he gave …

Chrome Web Store

There are thousands of Themes to explore in the Chrome Web Store too. Find one that’s just right for you and give your Chrome a whole new look.<p>Add …