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9 Essential #EdTech Ideas to Share With Your Team

Technology is playing a bigger role in classrooms and schools in this country and around the world. Here are a few thoughts to keep technology in …

Education Technology

Simple & Effective Speaking Rubric For Class Presentations

Talented student teacher Kevin Inlay created this simple and effective speaking rubric that we used with class presentations in our ELL World History …

Teaching

A classroom teacher’s guide to formative assessment

I’m working on a guide to formative assessment for classroom teachers. I want to do two things: first, set out clear principles and introduce the …

Pedagogy

31 Psychological Defense Mechanisms Explained

In our last article, <i>Defense Mechanisms: Psychological Techniques We Use to Cope With Anxieties</i>, we looked at the way in which the psyche deals with …

Psychology

100+ Free English Grammar Tutorials, PDF & eBooks

Sophia SMITH Reply<p>10:47 PM A+ A-<p>http://www.imustread.com/2016/08/english-grammar-tutorials-ebooks.html<p>Want to learn English grammar? Or thinking of …

Language Learning

“What Would You Do?” Is A Fantastic Video Series For Theory Of Knowledge Classes

Sometimes, I am amazed by how clueless I can be…<p>I just learned from a friend about a popular ABC series called “What Would You Do?” It’s basically a …

Teaching

Duolingo Launches Tinycards Flashcard Learning App

Duolingo announced the release of Tinycards on iOS. The flashcard learning application was designed to help users memorize content through short …

Language Learning

How to Make a Money Rose

How to Make a Money Rose<p>Turn Paper Currency into a Money Flower for a Creative Gift<p>Have you ever been in a position where the only thing you can …

Crafting

12 Tools and Apps for Learning with QR Codes

QR codes (Quick Response bar codes) can be used to engage learners and enhance their English language skills. You need a scanner on a mobile device …

Education Technology

“Pairprep” Lets Students Compete Against A Friend (Or Themselves) & Lets Teachers Monitor Progress

Pairprep is a free site that has a number of “courses” (a series of multiple choice questions on a particular topic – like “ESL”) where students can …

Want to learn a new language? Get a partner and play this video game - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

ITHACA, N.Y. – Games are usually more fun when you play with other people, but if you're playing an educational game, interacting with other players …

Khan Academy Part of "Flipped" Classroom Trend

As video lecture sites such as Khan Academy grow in popularity, more teachers are hopping on the “flipped classroom” bandwagon.<p>“Flipping” the …

26 Insanely Useful Products All Gardeners Should Own

Everything you need to get a greener thumb.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p><i>The comments for this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

5 Lessons My Autistic Son Taught Me About Fatherhood

Moments after my son was diagnosed with autism, my wife confronted me in the doctor’s parking lot. “It’s time to step up,” Lori said. Be a better …

Parenting

The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2016 – So Far

As regular readers know, it’s time for me to begin posting my mid-year “The Best….” lists. There are nearly 1,600 regularly updated lists now. You …

Education Technology

“Finding Dory” Educator’s Guide

Who <i>isn’t</i> going to see “Finding Dory” when it comes out next week?<p>So, it’s likely that by the fall, many educators and students will have viewed it at …

How to Unflip the Flipped Classroom

In this edition of the Hack Learning Podcast, Mark Barnes is unflipping the popular flipped classroom. Listen to what Mark says about the flipped …

Education Technology

How to Create Digital Homework That Students Love

Technology in School<p>How to Create Digital Homework That Students Love<p>By Laura McClure     Apr 27, 2016<p>Shutterstock / JStaley401<p><b>Let’s redesign</b> …