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How Employers View Your Online Bachelor's Degree

When Erik Schnackenberg, 28, decided to get his bachelor’s degree at Pace University several years ago, he was confident about his decision to take …

5 open educational resources to try

The world of open educational resources (OERs) is both a blessing and a curse for educators. The blessing lies in access to a host of free …

Learning

Toontastic 3D: New and free from Google Education

Check out Toontastic 3D, a wonderful, free, open-ended digital storytelling app just launched by Google Education for tablet, phone and …

School Libraries

15 Rules of Netiquette for Online Discussion Boards [INFOGRAPHIC]

“Netiquette” refers to rules of etiquette that apply to online communication.<p>Follow these 15 rules of netiquette to make sure you sound respectful, …

Etiquette

8 How-To Tips to Energize Your Classroom with EdTech in 2017

The new year is a natural time for us to reflect on our current practices and make plans for the future. This year I’ve been focusing on sharing …

Education Technology

Teaching Habits and Attitudes for 21st Century Learning (Book)

December 11, 2016 In"Classroom Habitudes : Teaching Habits and Attitudes for 21st Century Learning" Angela Maiers dissects the concept of 21st …

M-learning

History Becomes Interactive in These 8 Interactive Timeline Examples - E-Learning Heroes

Interactive timelines are a fantastic way to let learners explore history, processes, and important material while presenting that info in context. …

Infographics

10 Tips For Launching An Inquiry-Based Classroom

Transforming teaching practices is a long, slow road. But increasingly schools and teachers experiencing success are sharing their ideas online and …

Teaching

Classroom Strategies for Maximizing Your Teaching

Here’s an awesome thought! Teaching means your impact on students will last a lifetime. And despite the negatives we hear in the news, a 2010 ING …

Teaching

Reimagining College as a Lifelong Learning Experience

The value of college is increasingly found in the connections it creates. We should embrace that role, aiming for deeper and more lasting ties to …

Learning

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

Google Maps

Stop Motion Studio Offers a Great Way to Make Videos

Stop Motion Studio is a great app for creating stop motion videos. The app is available for iOS, Android, Windows, and Mac operating systems. The …

3 Very Good Chromebook Tools for Creating Educational Timelines in Class

June 24, 2016<br>For those of you asking about Chromebook tools to use for creating timelines, the collection below is a good place to start with. It …

Education

An Interesting Infographic on The Differences between Summative and Formative Assessment

June 9, 2016<br>After the huge interaction we received following the posting of ’12 Great Formative Assessment Tools for Teachers’ we decided to re-share …

Ten Good Video Channels for Science Students - Best of 2015-16 School Year

<i>All of this week I am on the road working with teachers in Texas, Kansas, and Arizona. Rather than scrambling to write blog posts at the end of each</i> …

A Good Infographic Featuring Some of The Best Classroom Management Apps and Tools

June 10, 2016<br>'Below is a collection of some very good apps and tools to help teachers with classroom management. Some of the tasks you can do with …

Teaching

This chart tells a fascinating story about higher education

There is this indelible image of college being a place where fresh-faced 18-year-olds spend their days in lecture halls and nights bunking in dorms on tree-lined campuses. In reality, higher education experiences are a lot more diverse than that. So much has changed in a generation: who attends …

Education

Top 10 STEM Educators To Follow on Twitter

Here is a non sequential list of 10 of todays best STEM resources. Please take a moment this week to listen to their shows and follow them on …

Education Technology

3 of The Best Apps for Creating Short Educational Movies to Use in Class

March 30, 2016<br>You don’t need advanced video editing skills to create short educational movies to share with your students in class. The iPad apps …

Some Very Helpful Resources for Vocabulary Learning (Chart)

Vocabulary

Why Edtech is Flunking Out

Education technology is in demand, but there may be more challenges than most think.<p>Education technology, or EdTech, is one of the fastest growing, and needed technology sectors to make our schools more competitive, give our teachers the resources to succeed, and students the ability to …

Apple’s Classroom app for iPad lands on App Store

Apple is putting more tools in the hands of educators today with the official launch of the new Classroom app for iPad that promises to opens up new, more engaging ways of teaching and learning on the iPad.<p>The new app is part of the new iOS 9.3 education features Apple has added that allow teachers …

App Store

How Asking 5 Questions Allowed Me to Eat Dinner With My Kids

Four years ago, when I began working on a book about the secrets of productivity, I had a hidden motivation: I wanted to figure out how to eat dinner with my kids.<p>Both my wife and I had demanding jobs. We have two sons – now 7 and 4 – and knew it was important to eat dinner together. But it proved …

Toyota Production System

Bloom's, SAMR, and Beyond: A Practical Guide for Tech Integration

Tech Your Teaching: When, Why, and How<br>January 28, 2016 | Volume <b>11</b> | Issue <b>10</b> <b><br>Table of Contents</b> <b></b><p>Share |<p>Bloom's, SAMR, and Beyond: A Practical Guide for …

Pedagogy

Teachers Guide to The Use of Technology in Teaching Writing

<b>2- Writing, revising and editing</b><br>After students have generated ideas and raw data for their writing project, it’s now abut time to set out to organize …

Publishing

Over 20 Great Grading and Assessment Tools and Apps for Teachers

Google Drive

Use QuickTime as a Built-In, Simple Video Conversion Tool

QuickTime is one of those great little pack-in apps that does more than you expect. For example, it plays video, but it can also record your screen. …

iOS

Tons of Math Video Lessons to Use in Class

January 15, 2016<br>Glean is a very good platform that provides education video lessons curated by teachers and organized under different categories. To …

Education