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Here is A Great App to Explore The Human Body in 4D

June 19, 2015<br>Anatomy 4D is an excellent iPad app for science teachers and students. It provides an interactive 4D experience of the human anatomy …

SAMR in the classroom

SAMR Piktochart that we created to explain the flow of SAMR in the classroom.<p>SAMR helps explain the importance of how you use technology in your …

Five Ground Rules to Keep Up With Technology in Education

Ubiquitous, interactive technology is shaping how we live, how we learn, how we work, how we see ourselves, and how we relate to the world. …

Education Technology’s Conscientious Objector

June 18, 2015 <b>Audrey Watters, Hack Education</b> <i>Review: Elizabeth Losh,</i> The War on Learning: Gaining Ground in the Digital University<i>.</i> Read more... …

How to use MoveNote for screencasting - Innovation: Education

Embed yourself in your video lesson<p>MoveNote lets you create screencasts where you appear alongside the material, making how to screencast a lot more …

6 Collaborative Social Tools for Student Writing & Collaboration Lessons, Assignments

Collaborative Software With Social Functionality can be a Powerful Asset in the Classroom Teachers who have taken the dive into education technology …

Apple and IBM Aim to Transform the Classroom

Apple and IBM partnered up about a year ago to bring mobile solutions to the enterprise. As it turns out, there is much more: The two tech giants are …

100 Important Google Drive Tips for Teachers and Students

<b>Keyboard Shortcuts</b><br>Navigate your documents and screen a lot faster when you use these keyboard shortcuts for formatting and more.<p>Ctrl+Home: Get back …

Appy Hour Rewind: Khan Academy’s Video-Based Instruction

Khan Academy is a widely used instructional tool that provides thousands of free, self-paced academic videos for guided, adaptive instruction. With a …

8 Tips to Create a Twitter-Driven School Culture

So I ask -- why can't we have both? Why can't we be connected virtually and face-to-face? What's stopping us from using Twitter to support and …

Social Media

The best tools for your paperless classroom

Whether you’ve had a paperless classroom for awhile, have tried to go paperless but have made it only halfway there, or if you’re just taking your …

Editor's Choice: The Best Educational Apps For iPad In 2014

<b>The 30 Best Educational Apps For iPad In 2014</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>So 2014 is almost over, and it’s time to start looking back at what’s happened in …

How do the 1% handle education?

I like looking at what the super-rich do for education because they are not bound by the same social rules as the rest of us. For example, it’s so …

“Blended Learning” Could Be an Answer for America’s Education Woes | The Freedom Pub

Touted by Behrend was Khan Academy, an all-digital learning site where students can learn at their own pace. Khan Academy is already being used in …

Education

Master of Information Systems Management | Business is the Engine. Technology is the Power.

BUSINESS IS THE ENGINE. TECHNOLOGY IS THE POWER.<p>Master of Information Systems Management (MISM)<p>Industry is innovating like never before, and a new …

Pros and cons of teaching a flipped classroom

<b>The concept of “flipped classrooms” has been a hot topic for the past couple of years. Traditionally, class time is used for explaining concepts, and</b> …

Education Technology

The Current

blog<p>What happens when a teacher is given the opportunity to play? I spent some time playing with Scratch to get a sense of how my students might …

How do we make “great learning” go viral?

A question that has been burning in my mind lately is “<i>how do we make great learning go viral?</i>”<p>Many want positive change to spread quickly, but often …

For Efficient Studying, Clear the Decks!

I hear more and more students complaining about the hours they’re spending on homework, and how long they study for tests (but then they still don’t …

Time Management

Goal-Setting for Teachers: 8 Paths to Self-Improvement

Listen to this post as a podcast:<p>Some links in this post are Amazon Affiliate links. If you click these and make a purchase from Amazon, I will …

Teaching

Resources for Teaching Students HOW TO LEARN

Why do Schools Rarely Teach Students How to Learn? Schools are so caught up in teaching fundamentals like reading, writing, and good old …

Education tech funding soars -- but is it working in the classroom?

From iPads in kindergarten to virtual classrooms in high schools to online graduate degrees, technology has captured the American education system. …

Congress, Tech Have Their Eyes on Rethinking the Textbook — And Educators Should Too

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Dr. Laura Portolese Dias, Central Washington University. Dr. Laura Portolese Dias, Central Washington University<p>As …

5 Big Ways Education Will Change By 2020

In the next five years, we’ll start to rethink a lot about education, from what’s in school lunches to what a college degree really means.<p>We asked the world’s most innovative companies in education to school us on the future of the classroom, with predictions for the next five years.<p>Here’s what we …

Teachers' Guide to The Use of Google Voice in Education

May 24, 2015<br>Google Voice is a great communicational utility with huge educational potential. As a teacher, you can use Google Voice to obtain a phone …

#Edtech: Mastering the device vs mastering the pedagogy

Can a school be over-reliant on devices to the point of ignoring their teaching instincts? LearnMaker’s Jay Ashcroft discusses the fine but crucial …