Catherine Graybosch

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YALS – Libraries and Learning: A Resource Guide for “Make, Do, Share”

You should have already or will soon be receiving your Spring 2016 edition of YALS. The topic of the issue is Libraries and Learning. All the …

Young-Adult Fiction

The Purpose-Based Library

This is an excerpt from <i>The Purpose-Based Library: Finding Your Path to Survival, Success, and Growth</i> by John J. Huber and Steven V. Potter (ALA …

The end of ‘just Google it’: Why students need to be digitally literate

Just because young people are functionally very capable, doesn’t mean they always have the criticality to appraise the wealth of information …

Education Technology

Free Curriculum Teaches Middle Schoolers Appropriate Use of Digital Content

Learning Resources<p>Free curriculum from a non-profit will help educate middle schoolers in the appropriate use of content online. The Internet Keep …

Education Technology

7 Ideas for Using Twitter in the Classroom

<i>This post assumes you already know the basics of how to use Twitter. You know what a hashtag is and what purpose an @mention serves. If you need a</i> …

So You Want to Drive Instruction With Digital Badges? Start With the Teachers

Opinion | Learning Strategies<p>So You Want to Drive Instruction With Digital Badges? Start With the Teachers<p>By Terry Grier     Oct 31, 2015<p>You can’t …

4 Powerful Twitter Apps for Teachers Professional Development

October 28, 2015<br>Twitter is absolutely one of the best social media platforms where you can access, curate and share educational content with others. …

Social Media

5 Ways to Engage Parents Using Google Drive

There are plenty of adaptive and personalized learning tools along with online homework and assessment engines. And just about everything a student …

Apps for learning and teaching English with @joedale

In this episode of The TEFL Show we’ve invited Joe Dale to have a chat about different apps for teaching and learning languages. Joe is an …

How to craft a learner-centered classroom focused on curriculum and technology

How can we craft a learner centered classroom that takes advantage of technology to help students become independent, engaged, and reflective of …

Education Technology

It's Not a Technology Issue

Technology still gets a bad rap in many education circles. Perception and lack of information influence the decision making process. This ends up …

Content is no longer king. Here are five things that are.

Who said content was king?<p>Content is where I expect much of the real money will be made on the Internet, just as it was in broadcasting.<p>— Bill Gates, …

Language Learning

15 Ways to Use Google Classroom in Physical Education - Teacher Tech

• <b>Post Activities:</b> Post what students are doing daily.• <b><br>Mark as Done:</b> Have students mark off what they have completed• <b><br>Share Announcements:</b> Let students …

Education Technology

Teaching Empathy Through Design Thinking

The core principles of design thinking are to empathize, define, ideate, prototype, and test. Teaching design thinking can be a powerful way of …

How to Build a Growth Mindset into School Culture

<i>Tiffany Della Vedova</i><p>For all of us as educators, a growth mindset must be a prerequisite belief and an easy one to champion. However, where Dweck’s …

Teaching

13 Ways Education Could Change In The Next 13 Years

<b>13 Ways Education Could Change In The Next 13 Years</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>We recently speculated on the what education might look like in the year 2028 (see …

Learning

4 Essential Rules Of 21st Century Learning

<b>4 Essential Rules Of 21st Century Learning</b><p>by <b>Jennifer Rita Nichols</b><p>The term “21st century” has become an integral part of educational thinking and …

Social Media FOR Schools: Developing Shareable Content for Schools

0<p>SHARES<p>There is a difference between Social Media IN schools and Social Media FOR schools. Click To Tweet<p>While social media in schools deals …

Education Technology

Classroom Management in the Connected Classroom

The traditional classroom – the one without technology in students’ hands – offers its fair share of challenges for <b>classroom management</b>. No matter …

Check out the 21st century classroom in action

Open space and technology brings the classroom of the future to lifeThe classroom buzzes with the low hum of conversation mixed with concentration.In …

Education Technology

How to Engage Learners With Innovative Presentation Technology

Educators and students will benefit by creating and learning through the availability of vibrant presentation tools online. Stories come to life, …

Education Technology

Using Pear Deck and Nearpod for Individual and Collaborative Learning | Tech Tidbits

In our school’s new 1:1 iPad environment, our teachers are redesigning their lessons and presentations so that they include more meaningful and …

Project-Based + Blended Learning

Discover how project-based learning (PBL) is a powerful instructional strategy for creating a student-centric classroom and boosting achievement.<p>Learn more about education and eLearning: http://www.lynda.com/Education-Elearning-training-tutorials/1792-0.html

The 10 Twitter Hashtags All Teachers Should Follow

October is Connected Educator month — #CE15 — and this period is a great opportunity for you to establish relationships with educators, principals, …

The 3 Ways Technology Can Affect Your Classroom

Often we talk about the vast number of tools and ways in which technology can impact our instruction and they way in which students engage with the …

Education Technology

How Technology Should Have Already Changed Your Teaching

<b>How Technology Should Have Already Changed Your Teaching</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b>A little bit of technology doesn’t change much. Can make things a little easier …

Education Technology

'Plato wanted to ban books from the classroom. Should we ban technology?'

Children are born learning. Adults teach children.<p>Often adults teach children using the tools that are part of everyday life. Some tools can be …

Education Technology

25 awesome apps for teachers, recommended by teachers

What are the best apps for teachers? We asked TED-Ed Innovative Educators and the TED-Ed community. Below, 25 awesome apps recommended for teachers, …

Education Technology