Rebecca Carey

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Reflect Growth, an EdTech startup that’s going to empower teachers to raise teaching quality

<i>Guest post by Matt Woodward, Co-Founder, Reflect Growth</i><p>Even those who work outside of education have seen the recent media coverage over the …

Re-imagining education: from Gandhi’s grandson to a school without classrooms

3 Simple Strategies To Integrate Technology Into Any Lesson

<b>3 Simple Strategies To Integrate Technology Into Any Lesson</b>by <b>Sandra L. Love</b>, Ed.D., <i>mentoringminds.com</i>In today’s classroom, we have moved beyond …

Education Technology

The Global Search for Education: Digital

<i>“We live in a world now where anybody can ask any question anywhere and get thousands of answers within seconds, but it is up to the questioner to</i> …

Teaching

5 Free (or Low-Cost) Tools for Flipped Learning

Flipped Classroom<p>From screencasting to interactive presentations, here are some resources to get a flipped class off the ground.<p>Flipping the …

Using Smart Boards in the Classroom

A number of teachers may not be aware of the benefits of using a Smart Board in the classroom as a teaching tool. While the traditional white board …

How 'digital natives' are killing the 'sage on the stage'

Michael Cowling and Cris Brack<i>, Australian National University</i><p>The idea that teachers should teach and students should listen presumes that teachers …

7 Great Yoga Poses For Recovery

Yoga is an excellent cross-training activity that promotes strength building, improves flexibility, and aids in recovery after a run. Here are seven yoga poses perfect for your postrun routine. For more demonstrations, check out the <b>Runner’s World Yoga Center</b>.

2015's Top Social Media Management Tools

<b>Manually managing a brand’s social profiles can be time consuming, not only because brands typically have a presence on multiple social networks, but</b> …

Social Media Marketing

#FlipboardChat Summary: Using Flipboard with Students

Every Wednesday evening, members of the Flipboard Club—an unofficial community of passionate evangelists—hold a Twitter chat about a Flipboard-centric topic and we summarize the discussion here.<p>Tonight’s topic is “Brands on Flipboard.” Join in the chat Wednesday at 7pm PT / 10pm ET via the hashtag …

Teaching

Innovation & Unlearning

Photo CC – by Boegh<p>To innovate means to introduce changes into what has been established. Generally the innovation is seen as an improvement. …

Why do teachers struggle with technological change?

The process of technology-enabled change in schools is poorly understood, probably because most of us have only ever caught fleeting glimpses of …

7 Social Media Strategies Every Teacher Needs to Learn Today and Teach Tomorrow

In a world ruled by content curation, every educator should be passing along social media strategies to students. The “That’s a parent’s job” mantra …

Some Notable Teacher-tested Tools for Elementary Students

Over 10,000 printable worksheets, games, learning centers, and activities for elementary teachers.<p>Create beautiful online forms and quizzes using a …

10 Edtech Tools Teachers Can Use Tomorrow (Literally)

When recommending digital tools to teachers in my district, I often lean towards those which can be integrated almost immediately. Educators want to …

How to supercharge the way you learn

What is the easiest way to learn? David Robson meets a group of scientists and memory champions competing to find techniques that make facts stick... fast.<p>Face to face with the world’s leading memory experts, my mind is beginning to feel very humble. Ben Whately, for instance, tells me about the …

The Brain