Sarah Harman

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A Handy Poster Featuring 7 Ways to Integrate Technology in Class

December 8, 2014<br>In an earlier post I published here a couple of weeks ago, I highlighted the difference between using and integrating technology in …

These Are The 4 Concepts Shaping 21st Century Learning

December, 2014<br>Today's learning landscape is enriched with a variety of new concepts that were to the recent past foreign to many. Of course learning …

Over 20 Good Apps to Use in BYOD Classroom

December 5, 2014 <br>BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is not only about students bringing their own devices to class and using them for educational purposes. …

A New Wonderful Google Forms Cheat Sheet for Teachers

Google Forms is one of the powerful tools you want to make sure you have in your teaching toolkit.There are different ways you can use it with your …

New app means students can create essay footnotes and references in seconds

RefME, a new online tool, is adding 35,000 users a day as students look for essay shortcuts<p>As the UK continues its economic recovery, the Government is hedging its bets on where the next big growth area will be.<p>Educational technology, or “edtech”, is seen as a major area with untapped potential. UK …

The Pursuit of Deeper Learning

At this California charter school, students are evaluated based on yearly portfolios—not test scores.<p>On a recent Wednesday morning, 11th-grader Sophia Wellington took to the undersized stage at the front of her high school gym and, with seamless poise, demonstrated what a smarter method of …

The 32 Most Important Animal Vines Of 2014

Unsurprisingly, animals won Vine this year.

This Is Why You Should Use Infographics in Education

December1, 2014<br>Today as I was curating a list of tools to use for creating infograhics in class, I came across this interesting visual created by …

Autodesk offers design software to schools everywhere free of charge

Earlier this year, Autodesk gave middle and high school students in the US its software suite as part of President Obama's ConnectEd project. As of today though, the design-minded outfit is offering its wares, like AutoCAD and Fusion 360, for education use worldwide. The company says this will …

Some Good Primary Source Guides and Resources for Teachers

December 01, 2014<br>Library of Congress is one of the best websites where you can search for and access primary source documents to use with your …

Here's a Plan to Turn Around U.S. Education -- and Generate $225 Trillion

Break down any political discussion of education policy and you’ll get the kind of rhetoric typical of a wealth manager. The need to invest in our kids. The untapped resource of our young minds. Children as our greatest asset.<p>There’s a reason, of course. When you look at massive public spending …

Empowering Educators to Take Informed Action

Hoonuit is an analytics and professional learning provider to schools and districts. We empower educators to take informed action to positively …

New Ways to Use Your Boxed Muffin Mix

Your baking mixes come in a box, but when you’re getting ready to bake, there is no reason to keep the content’s potential firmly hemmed into one. …