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Flipped Learning Explained Visually

Today, we are sharing another awesome resource which will bring you even closer to what flipped classroom is all about. The graphic is created by We …

20+ Ways to Help Students Be Innovative

Cultivating an innovative culture inside your classroom and enhancing your students inquiry-based approaches to learning is not an easy task …

10 Fantastic mapping websites!

The days of foldable paper maps are numbered but the world wide web is opening up the potential of maps by offering an amazing variety of cool …

5 Fun Physics Games for Students

One of my former colleagues always seemed to have his physics students in the hallway, in the stairwells, or outside for various physics …

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Using tools like Google Drive, students can more easily collaborate across distances and with conflicting schedules. Better yet, teacher can see …

15 Free Learning Tools You've Probably Never Heard Of

Scitable, created by NatureEducation, is an online collaborative space for science learning. Visitors to the site can browse or search through …

4 Technologies to Help Students Find Their Voice in Your Classroom

This (correctly) implies that there is no one-size-fits-all solution for students to express themselves and interact with the world. You can indeed …

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use Educational Technology Infographic - e-Learning Infographics

Posted on February 28, 2014<p>The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teachers Who Use <i>Educational Technology</i> Infographic clarifies some of the habits …

Three Mind Mapping Tools That Save to Google Drive

One of my favorite aspects of Google Drive is the option to create content with third party services and save that content in your Google Drive …

The learning design studio: collaborative design inquiry as teachers' professional development

Mor, Yishay and Mogilevsky, Orit (2013).<p>The learning design studio: collaborative design inquiry as teachers' professional development. <i>Research in</i> …

Education Technology

Design-based research

<b>Design-based research</b> (DBR) is a type of research methodology commonly used by researchers in the learning sciences. Within design-based research …

Education research exists, so why isn't it used in policymaking?

Earlier this year, the House of Lords published a long and detailed report on the outwardly rather dry topic of government chief scientific advisers. This 100-page report was based on almost 400 pages of evidence and made some important recommendations about how scientific evidence should be acted …

12 Principles Of Mobile Learning

<b>12 Principles Of Mobile Learning</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p><i>Ed note: This post has been updated and republished from a previous</i><p>Mobile Learning is about …

What should every teacher in the 21st century know and be able to do?

What should every teacher in the 21st century know and be able to do? That’s an interesting question. The original blog post was written by <b>Med</b> …

What's the Value of Digital Storytelling?

As educators, we’re challenged to create new opportunities for kids to become producers of creative ideas and not just consumers – and storytelling …

Great iPad Responsible Use Posters for Your Cllass

iPad 4 Schools is one of my favourite resources for everything related to the educational use of iPad in schools. I have shared several of their …

Interactive Rubrics as Assessment for Learning

This time around, I wanted to be better about giving students more resources to help them integrate their quotations. In the spirit of backward …

Coding the Curriculum: How High Schools Are Reprogramming Their Classes

<b>There are no lockers in the hallways</b> at Beaver Country Day School. Instead, backpacks and tote bags line either side of the floor while students step …

Tablets in the Forest: Mobile Technology for Inquiry-Based Learning

Key Takeaways<p>To support an <b>inquiry-based field research experience</b>, McGill University gave environmental biology students <b>mobile devices to gather rich</b> …

Informal Learning: Facing the Inevitable and Seizing the Advantage

Informal learning is the kind of stuff that happens when we let go -- and is thus impossible to control and prescribe.<p>Experiential learning and …

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Ultra-thin e-skin could lead to advances in medicine, cool wearable computing (video)

Remember the names Martin Kaltenbrunner and Takao Someya -- that way, you'll have someone to blame when kids start pointing and laughing at gadgets we consider high-tech today. Leading a team of University of Tokyo researchers, they have recently developed a flexible, skin-like material that can …

A Simple Rule to Eliminate Useless Meetings

Ask your team to identify their biggest productivity killer and inevitably two issues will rise to the top of the list: managing their inboxes and …