Randall Gene Black

16 Flips | 2 Magazines | @Mr_B_TSS | TSS, TIS, Educator & EdTech Consultant

Why Edcamp Is the Future of PD

As more and more teachers attend Edcamps, it has become impossible to ignore the impact that this kind of professional development has on teaching …

Teaching

Tips for Transforming Educational Technology through Professional Development and Training

By Mike PattersonTeachers say they lack proper technology support, but schools can turn the tables on inadequate training programs using these best …

Education Technology

Teachers come together on Twitter for professional development and inspiration

Although Nikki Vradenburg is the only K-1 teacher in her Bozeman, Montana-based school, her personal learning network includes fellow educators from across the region, country and globe.<p>"Our state is so spread out that teachers do not often have the opportunity to meet and work with other …

Taking Control Of Your Professional Development

Recently I was talking to a teacher friend of mine. He is what I would consider a very good teacher. He is engaging in the classroom, works very hard …

Education Technology

Professional Learning and Collaboration Environment

<b>Dr. Hollylynne S. Lee</b><p><b>Dr. Hollylynne S. Lee</b> is a Professor of Mathematics and Statistics Education in the department of Science, Technology, …

Why and How Personalized Learning is Transforming Texas Education

Texas schools are shifting rapidly from print to digital content, and these blended environments are enabling a new level of personalized learning in …

Education Technology

Why Educators Should Join Twitter

Twitter offers connections, professional development, and the opportunity to find engaging resources for the classroom. In this post that originally …

Teaching

Personalized Professional Development: At the Center of Your Own Learning

With an energized focus on empowering the voices of educators through connection and sharing, the participatory learning movement has brought …

6 Ways to Use Twitter To Enhance In-School Professional Learning

Here is a tweet I received from Jamie Sweeney on using Twitter to “enhance professional development”:Thinking about ways I might use Twitter to …

Social Media

10 Reasons Every Teacher Needs A Professional Learning Network

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Education Technology

Trends in Professional Development for Globally Minded Educators

Current teacher professional development strategies and how they can be leveraged to create a global PD plan.

Education Technology

14 Tech Tools to Enhance Project-Based Learning

Shares 654<p>Many of these tools can be used to help facilitate PBL and to best meet the needs of students working on projects.<p>At the Buck Institute for …

Apple to launch new iPad app that will teach kids how to code

Apple CEO Tim Cook doesn’t mince words when it comes to children’s education.<p>“We believe coding should be a required language in all schools,” Cook …

15 Incredible Tech Tools For Teachers To Use In 2016

When education is combined with technology, wonderful things can happen. Students are happier, more curious, and they receive the educational support …

How to Manage the 4 Types of Teachers You Meet in Professional Development

column | Learning Strategies<p>How to Manage the 4 Types of Teachers You Meet in Professional Development<p>By Carla Jefferson (Columnist)     Jun 16, …