Diana Allison

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Samsung has a new high-end Chromebook with touchscreen and stylus coming soon

Preorder pages spill the beans before official announcement<p>Earlier this summer, rumors of a new Chromebook nicknamed "Kevin" circulated around the web, and yesterday, <i>ChromeUnboxed</i> uncovered the yet-to-be-announced model through a series of retailer listings: the Samsung Chromebook Pro.<p><i>ChromeUnboxed</i> …

Consultant Confidential: We're Not Always Happy After Professional Development Either

Professional development gets a bad rap from time to time. Teachers and leaders aren't always happy after they leave, and truth be told, consultants …

Teaching

Two years into Twitter: transformed by the community of educators

<i>Two years ago, we published Twitter education chats: An astonishing source of professional development by Steve Wyborney, (author of</i> 25 Common Core …

Popular Twitter Chats for Every Day (or Night) of the Week

It’s never been easier for educators to collaborate with peers and grow their professional learning networks. Learn the most popular education …

Social Media

Being Accountable for Our Own Learning: Seeking Out Professional Development

In my recent post on teacher training programs, I discussed what I believe to be the characteristics of a high-quality teacher training …

7 tips for choosing professional development programs

As teachers are faced with new instructional demands due to new standards and new technology initiatives, professional development plays a pivotal …

Education Technology

Setting teachers, students and parents up for success with technology: 5 tips from Bethpage Union Free School District