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Redefining Boundaries: 21st-Century Schools

We write often about the 21st century demands that schools, teaching and learning be reinvented. Some of our readers disagree. But, on this one …

What makes an outstanding iPad lesson?

Technology is in no way a synonym for ‘outstanding.’ But, it is something that can facilitate that outcome again and again. It can seem melodramatic …

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Using Collaborative Technologies

A research group led by Dr. Curtis Bonk from the School of Education at Indiana University is interested in learning how primary and secondary …

Stock your PBL toolbox with the right tools for the job

There’s no shortage of tools to drive project-based learning. The trick to choosing the right tool for the job is to first think about what you are …

Educational Technologies and Concepts That Every Teacher Should Know, Part III

While every district, school, and individual classroom operates in its own way, new technologies and education concepts will affect K-12 education …

An Apple for teacher: how tablets are changing education

"If you're writing poetry, write it. Don't type it in just because you can."<p>The classroom is changing, as new technologies dramatically alter the …

Technology epitomizing Personalized Learning | Get Apps, Get Inspired ...

<b>What is personalized learning?</b><p>Learning should be a deeply personal experience. Children have a huge appetite and capacity to learn, yet all do not …

The Global Search for Education: Our Top 12 Global Teacher Blogs – What are the biggest mistakes teachers make when integrating technology into the classroom?

<i>Our Global Top 12 Teacher Blogs</i><p>Singapore is recognized globally as a high-performing education system. <i>The Global Search for Education</i> contributor Dr. …

Why Texting Should Be Part of Teaching

By Scott HammResearch into texting between teachers and students shows that it can drive engagement and deliver results.

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A Very Good Resource of Educational Posters for Chemistry Teachers

March 29, 2015<br>Here is an interesting resource we want to bring to your attention. Compound Interest is a blog by Andy Brunning, a chemistry teacher …

Sharing: A Responsibility of the Modern Educator

Sharing: A Responsibility of the Modern Educator<p>In a past post blog I discussed the idea that every educator has a story and that they should share …

Practical Ed Tech Tip of the Week – Saving Audio Files in Google Drive

Twisted Wave is an online service (iPad app also available) for creating and editing audio tracks. One of the best features of Twisted Wave is that …

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Common Misconceptions of Teaching with Technology | Get Apps, Get Inspired ...

The progress of technology is disrupting traditional industries and changing every aspect of our life. In education, integration of technology starts …

Enhancing Learning Through Differentiated Technology

What DI Is and Isn't<p>Many teachers feel overwhelmed if you mention the words "differentiated instruction." In fact, I was one of those teachers. …

Do 1:1 devices really have an impact in the classroom?

Given their potential expense, the value of tablet devices are often up for questioning in education. Natalie Woodward, a Year 6 teacher at …

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