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11 Essentials for Excellent Digital Portfolios

According to Dr. Helen Barrett (PDF), portfolios fall into two categories: the positivist approach (using portfolios for learning), and the …

Questions to ask when thinking about technology integration (SAMR): via @msEdtechie #edchat #edtech https://t.co/wmEqAlZh0V

Apple launches Everyone Can Code to teach kids Swift

More than 100 schools and districts have already signed up for the initiative.<p>Education is "deep in our DNA", Apple CEO Tim Cook said Wednesday, …

Tim Cook

The coolest features of Google Classroom - Annotating a Google Doc on a mobile device into a pdf

"Unlock" The Potential

For many of us, we have heard of the value and importance of incorporating and infusing 21st century skills into our curriculum as a me...

2nd Graders use Book Creator to share their family history with grandparents - Book Creator app

A very experienced Book Creator Ambassador shares her project – look out for her top tips at the end of the article!<p>Book Creator has become my go-to …

Ultimate Guide to the Paperless Classroom

Many top educators and administrators view the idea of a paperless classroom as an inevitability in education. In today’s digital age, these …

How to Use Google Drive for iPad

How to Use Google Drive for iPad<p>Updated on May 31, 2017<p>Using Google Drive on the iPad<p>The Google Drive for iPad app is a great option for businesses, …

Google

G Suite Admin Mission Control | Manage & Secure G Suite

Visibility Into Your G Suite Environment<p>View and manage all of your G Suite users, admins, groups, OUs, Drive data, calendars, sites, and third-party …

Teaching Tips using Google Documents - Revision History in Google Documents in Google Drive

10 Essential Characteristics of a 21st Century Educator

<i>This is a first draft and I am trying to learn through reflection. Would love your thoughts on the ideas below.</i>People have come to loathe the term …

Pedagogy

How to Integrate Google Apps with the Rigor Relevance Framework

Educators like us across the globe are big fans Google Apps in the classroom. Through our work, we have seen Google Apps make learning more rigorous, …

5 ways tech can truly improve learning (with examples)

Trainers, bloggers and education pundits tend to use lots of catch phrases and buzz words to talk about the power of technology in education. You’ll …

Internet

10 tips for avoiding technology overwhelm

There’s one complaint about technology that I hear from almost every single person I talk to: <i>it’s just plain overwhelming. There’s too much to learn.</i> …

Technology does not equal innovation, but using technology is often crucial to innovation.

Lately I have been doing things a little different in my workshops. Instead of slowing down and showing step-by-step every little thing that I am …

Innovation

How to Use Virtual Reality and Google Expeditions in the Classroom

Pinterest<p>Virtual Reality in the Classroom – Part 2<p><i>*This post is sponsored by Samsung. All thoughts and opinions are my own.*</i><p>Virtual Reality has the …

7 Essential EdTech Tips for School Leaders

For principals and other school leaders & administrators, this list of videos includes advice and tips on edtech leadership …

EdTech 10: Leadership Lessons

<i>Wow, what an election season! It made many of us consider the attributes of leadership we admire most.</i><p><i>T</i><i>his week’s top ten stories show examples of</i> …

Home - Class Tech Tips

How To Skype with an Expert in Your Classroom<p>Bringing an expert to your classroom can energize a lesson, create authentic connections, and inspire …

Google Forms Basics in 7 Steps [infographic] - Teacher Tech

Start by going to forms.google.com and choose to “Start a new form.” The Form is created in Google Drive. <br>Google Forms can also be created in Google …

Innovate with Google Tools by @wfryer (November 2016)

Innovate with Google Tools by Wesley Fryer last updated 7 Nov 2016 #googleEDU wfryer.me/nov12 @wfryer

20 Google Apps activities for classroom innovation

Google Apps for Education has made new ideas and activities possible in classrooms all over the world. They’ve allowed for creation and collaboration …

Google Apps for Education

8 Examples of Transforming Lessons Through the SAMR Cycle

Examples of Applying the SAMR Model can Help Teachers Understand and Embrace it The SAMR Model for integrating technology into teaching, developed by …

Teaching

How can we "extend" learning with digital tools?

The extension component of the Triple E Framework is based on situating learning in authentic contexts and doing authentic tasks. Research-wise this …

5 ways to support creative coding

How can you help students learn to express their ideas through coding?<p>Our team at the MIT Media Lab developed Scratch so that students could create …

Coaching for the SAMR Model

Many of you may be familiar with the SAMR model for integrating technology into instruction. If you haven’t, SAMR is simply a continuum for assessing …

What Does a 'Modern Classroom' Look Like—and What Should Educators Leave Behind?

column | Community<p>What Does a 'Modern Classroom' Look Like—and What Should Educators Leave Behind?<p>By Mary Jo Madda (Columnist)     Dec 21, …

Teaching

Should There Be a 5th C in the Partnership for 21st-Century Learning?

How do school communities best support teachers, students and parents in their efforts to promote healthy, happy learners? Is learning more …