STEM and Teacher Development

By Voice of Teachers | Teachers as multipliers; technology as acclerators

The 100 Best Video Sites For Educators

Bringing multimedia into the classroom is a great way to engage students in learning. Supplementing lessons, opening up new interests, and offering …

Learning

Mobile learning: Smart education system for India

"The nearest college is 25 kilometres away. It is very difficult to travel such a long distance every day especially in times of heavy rains and …

Learning

Tools That Limit Distraction May Raise Student Performance in Online Classes – Wired Campus - Blogs

For students taking courses online, the endless distractions of the Internet can be a hindrance to success. But using software to limit those …

MOOCs

Grateful To Be A Connected Educator

This past Sunday, I was contacted by a good friend, colleague, and member of my PLN, stating that he was nominating me for the Middle School …

What Can Technology Do for Tomorrow’s Children?

Innovation in education goes well beyond gadgets and apps. Here’s my vision for the classroom of the future.<p><b>By Arne Duncan</b><p>School looks different …

Education

2015 Mobile Learning Trends Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on April 18, 2015<p>The 2015 Mobile Learning Trends Infographic explores what role mobiles are playing in shaping up the workplace learning …

M-learning

Modifying the Flipped Classroom: The "In-Class" Version

So. You've tried flipping your class, and it didn't go well. Or you've heard about flipping and want to try the approach, but you're pretty sure it …

Flipped Classroom

The Right & Wrong Way To Use Technology For Learning

Learning

Flipped Classrooms Can't Be Passive Environments

This afternoon I had the pleasure of seeing Jeff Bailey present at the ACTEM conference in Augusta, Maine. Jeff shared his advice for developing a …

Technology in schools: Future changes in classrooms

Technology reporter<p><b>Technology has the power to transform how people learn - but walk into some classrooms and you could be forgiven for thinking you were entering a time warp.</b><p>There will probably be a whiteboard instead of the traditional blackboard, and the children may be using laptops or tablets, …

Education

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How Digital Tools Improve Teaching and Learning

Adapted from an article I co-authored, Real-World Ready: Leveraging Digital Tools <br>Digital tools are transforming essential elements of the education …

Learning

February 2015: Literacies for the digital age: Data literacy

This is the sixth in a series of blog posts highlighting the digital literacies our students will need to succeed. The first posts covered financial …

Infographics

Infographic

Trends

6 Video Tutorials to Help Teachers Use Google Presentation in Class

August 21, 2014<br>Planning to use Google Presentations with your students this year? The video tutorials below are definitely worth checking. There are …

Video Tutorials

A Very Good Critical Thinking Framework for Teachers and Educators

January 15, 2015<br>Below is an interesting critical thinking framework I came across through Teachthought. This framework is taken from a journal …

Critical Thinking