Gaurav Goel

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How To Innovate Without All That Costly R&D

Every business needs to innovate in order to thrive. But as corporate research and development grows ever more expensive, it’s also becoming ever less effective. PriceWaterhouseCoopers reports that half of all companies say they are only “marginally effective” (i.e., bad) at converting R&D spending …

UI Motion Design References

There are quite a few things I like to do before opening my computer and using a design tool like Sketch of Photoshop. One of the first things I do …

20 things every teacher should do – The Reflective Educator

The objective of this list is to identify a core set of teacher practices that every teacher should do. There are some things missing from my list. …

Editor's Choice: The Best Educational Apps For iPad In 2014

<b>The 30 Best Educational Apps For iPad In 2014</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>So 2014 is almost over, and it’s time to start looking back at what’s happened in …

Apps

56 Examples of Formative Assessment

I've created a presentation (with some help from my colleagues) on different examples of formative assessment.<p>Note the definition I'm using at the …

Flipboard As a Textbook Replacement

OK…so let me clarify that title. I honestly think textbooks are on their way out…or at least I hope they are. Really it should read “Flipboard as …

Social Media

30 Trends In Education Technology For 2015

<b>30 Trends In Education Technology For The 2015 School Year</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p>What’s trending up for 2015 school year in terms of education technology?<p>iPads …

3 Best Educational Apps That Improve Math Fluency

After testing 10 different apps in the classroom for several weeks, I can confidently endorse Operation Math, Free Graphing Calculator, and DragonBox …

Apps

5 Apps That Will Change the Way Students Learn

Despite technology’s onward march, the fundamentals of teaching have remained relatively unchanged. Sure, phones are smarter and software is …

Apps

The Most Effective Way to Take Notes in Class

Notetaking is a skill that students will take with them into their careers. Whether they are in meetings, participating in brainstorming sessions, or …

Tips for Choosing and Using Educational Videos in Your Classroom

In 1983, Howard Earl Gardner - an American developmental psychologist proposed the theory of multiple intelligences. The theory developed general …

Education Technology

Email is officially middle-aged!

This year, email is celebrating its 44th anniversary of the day in 1971 when computer engineer Ray Tomlinson sent the first electronic mail message. …

How to Fight Plagiarism in Your Classroom

In 2011, Edutopia published an article discussing how to combat plagiarism. Four years later, we are still looking for ways to fix this problem. In …

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The Pencil Metaphor: How Teachers Respond To Education Technology

<b>6 Ways Teachers Respond To Education Technology</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p><b>The Backstory of the Pencil Metaphor</b><p>If you’re looking for the 6 ways part–well, …

10 Free Resources for Flipping Your Classroom

Thanks to the folks over at Khan Academy, alternative modes of delivering classroom instruction are all the rage. We’ve got face to face models, …

Education Technology

The Educators’ Guide to Infographics

Sometimes when you’re compiling your content for your next blog post you find that, to get your point across, you have to cover a lot of facts and …

Infographics

CoSN 2015: 10 Reasons Flipped Classrooms Could Change Education

By D. Frank SmithA policy expert and author explains why using technology to leverage new forms of teaching excites both teachers and students.

Teaching

Teacher's Guide to Digital Citizenship

The horror stories of young people not grasping the reach and influence of the content they put online are familiar to all of us. From the loss of …

Education Technology

Recipe: Polenta Bowl with Garlicky Spinach, Chicken Sausage & Poached Egg

In a 2- to 3-quart saucepan with a lid, bring the water to a rolling boil. Pour in the polenta while whisking continuously. Stir in the salt and …

Delaware wants to put your driver's license on your phone

For all the recent talk of moving to digital wallets, you can't <i>really</i> ditch the old-school kind yet -- you still need to carry physical copies of your driver's license and other forms of ID. If you live in Delaware, though, you may eventually have one less reason to worry when you leave your purse …

Google now lets Brits send money over Gmail

Instead of smartphone apps and traditional bank transfers, Google is hoping that its Gmail and Google Wallet integration can strike a chord with people wanting to send money in the UK. The feature has been available in the US for ages, but finally it's headed for British shores too. Once you've …

Gmail Users In The UK Can Now Send And Receive Money

Google has announced that Send Money in Gmail is now available in the UK. That means users can now send and receive cash directly from desktop Gmail, even if the recipient doesn’t have a Gmail address.<p>To send money from Gmail, you just need to hover over the attachment button and select the £ icon …

Google

9 Incredible Uses for Graphene

Graphene is amazing. Or at least, it could be. Made from a layer of carbon one-atom thick, it's the strongest material in the world, it's completely …

A Wonderful Chart of Educational Web Tools to Use in Class

September 22, 2014<br>Here is a wonderful chart featuring a plethora of diverse tools arranged according to the task they are to perform. From web tools …