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Reset your Chromebook hardware - Chromebook Help

To fix some Chromebook problems, you might need to reset your Chromebook hardware, also called a hard reset.<p>A hard reset will restart your Chromebook …

Chromebook

Genius Hour Resources

<i>Genius Hour is a time given during the school day to allow students to follow their passions and learn about topics that interest them. My gifted 5th</i> …

Education

20Time - Community

2<p>Add a comment...<p>1<p>Add a comment...<p>3<p>Add a comment...<p>Today was a Passion Project Day. It is only the 3rd one, but I'm already getting a little worried …

How to reduce data usage with Data Saver on Google Chrome

While most us never pay heed to the amount of data you use on your Android device, every single Kilobyte counts when it comes out of your expensive …

Google

Chrome Browser

Get on the bleeding edge of the web<p>Google Chrome Canary has the newest of the new Chrome features.<br>Be forewarned: it's designed for developers and …

GLT Library: 6-8 Titles

Lit Trip Library<p>We are deeply grateful to the amazing members of the GLT Global ED community. Thank you for your creativity, collaborations, and …

Bachelor's degree

How Do We Know When Technology Helps—or Hurts—the Classroom? Educators at ISTE Weigh In

“We dropped over $10,000 last year on a math product, but I’m not sure if it’s really helped our students learn.”<p>Sound familiar?<p>Over the past few …

Teaching

7 Leadership Truths That Are Simple In Concept, But Not So Simple To Live

Finding clarity now saves confusion later. Start with these 7 leadership truths that are simple in concept, but not so simple to live.

Leadership

10 Ways To Hook/Engage Learners 😃🙋🏽 (by @SHIFTelearning) #edchat #edtech #elearning #education #engchat #mathchat https://t.co/8Gpa71Br14

25 Things Successful Teachers Do Differently 💪🏆💡 (by @TeachThought & @MrsH61210) #edchat #education #edtech #engchat https://t.co/Xs1datBkFJ

The Edtech Industry Has 'Created a Mess'—Q&A with Mike Dorsey and Allen November

Allen November is a big-name educational consultant who was once a champion of technology in the classroom. But after EdSurge talked to him at ISTE, …

Ed Tech

ISTE 2016: 5 Tech Trends Reshaping Education

Presenting to a packed house at ISTE 2016, educational technology expert Jason Ohler asked educators to dig deep and consider how they want to …

Trends

What happens when we shift the focus away from grades and instead to learning? via @mssackstein #edchat #sblchat https://t.co/Ky7DgN1SO3

New #sketchnote: 10 Reasons Why Every Teacher Needs a #PLN cc @dougpete #edtech #edchat https://t.co/CN34DVpIJu

Student Autonomy, Compliance, and Intrinsic Motivation

Maurice EliasSocial and Emotional LearningThe pressures of education today seem to be tilting the balance toward order and compliance, and this can …

Education

Why Social and Emotional Learning Is Essential for Students

Photo credit: Steven Depolo via flickr (CC BY 2.0)Roger WeissbergSocial and Emotional LearningLearn more about the critical role that social and …

Learning

Why Educators Need to Promote Themselves

Photo credit: World Literature Today via flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)Anne OBrienTeacher DevelopmentEducators often have trouble acknowledging their …

Education

4 Ways to Refuel Your Gratitude

Photo credit: Jana Allingham via flickr (CC BY 2.0)Rebecca AlberMindfulnessCheck out these four tips for firing up your appreciation for this very …

Students

Getting Curious (Not Furious) With Students

I'm not an expert when it comes to identifying trauma in students, but I've spent enough time in classrooms to recognize stress- and trauma-related …

Teaching

With iOS 10, you'll be able to sign up as an organ donor on your iPhone

Apple's mission to use the power of its mobile devices to ease many common tasks just took an interesting new turn: signing up for organ donation.<p>On Tuesday, the company announced that, when iOS 10 launches in the fall, iPhone and iPad users will be able to register themselves for organ donation …

iPhone

10 fruits and vegetables you should be eating more of this summer

So, you've decided to start eating healthier. Well, there's no better time than summer, a season that brings a bounty of fresh in-season produce to make the change in your diet even easier.<p>Plus, being outdoors more often increases your risk of dehydration and can aggravate skin sensitivities — so …

Food & Dining

The 12 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Making a Big Decision

Moving to a new city. Asking for a promotion. Starting a side hustle. Hunting for a different job. Trying online dating. Breaking up with your S.O.<p>Life is packed with decisions, big and small. But some require deeper contemplation. Often, our hesitance to make up our minds when confronted with a …

Dating

10 Legit Ways To Increase Creativity And Productivity At Work

<b>“Nobody has a monopoly on good ideas, and you can never tell exactly when you will come up with them.” </b><i>— Richard Branson</i><p>Recently, a video went viral …

Job Satisfaction

The MacBook Air will likely never get an update

There are tons of rumors about a new MacBook Pro headed to stores sometime this fall. The laptop is rumored to have OLED keycaps (replacing the function keys), numerous USB-C ports and a thinner, more tapered design that looks a bit more like the MacBook.<p>But what of the MacBook Air, Apple’s …

Laptops

Massachusetts Sets Standards for Computer Science, Digital Literacy

« Michigan, Rhode Island to Require Education About Genocide in Schools | Main<p>Massachusetts schools could soon be using new standards for teaching …

Digital Literacy

Top 10 Qualities of Highly Successful People

If you really want to bring success into your life, you should cultivate yourself just as you’d cultivate a garden for the best yield.<p>The attributes …

Top 10

How To Raise Brilliant Children, According To Science

"Why are traffic lights red, yellow and green?"<p>When a child asks you a question like this, you have a few options. You can shut her down with a "Just because." You can explain: "Red is for stop and green is for go." Or, you can turn the question back to her and help her figure out the answer with …

Kids

Amazon releases the 100 sci-fi and fantasy books you should read in your lifetime

Amazon’s book editors have been busy assembling collections of the 100 books everyone should read in their lifetime — and today they took on the …

Amazon

Using Canned Responses in Gmail to create default email templates

Did you know that you can create default email templates in Gmail to save you typing the same message over and over again? Or are you using copy and …

Email