Ken Schlenker

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How to AirPlay to Apple TV on iPhone, iPad, and Mac

AirPlay lets you stream video and mirror your display from iPhone, iPad, or Mac to Apple TV. It also lets you stream audio to Apple TV and any …

Shifting From Pedagogy To Heutagogy In Education

<b>The Definition Of Heutagogy & Self-Determined Learning</b><p>by <b>Stewart Hase</b> and <b>Chris Kenyon</b><p><i>Ed note: This is part 1 in a series on self-determined learning</i> …

A New Google Docs Feature Ideal for Collaborative Writing in Class

September 5, 2015<br>One of the best features that mark Google Docs as a powerful collaborative writing platform is the ‘revision history’. Using …

Child Poverty | Save the Children UK

UK child poverty: 1.6 million UK children are living in severe poverty | Save the Children UK via @savechildrenuk 4 years ago

The best Bluetooth keyboard

<i>This post was done in partnership with</i> <i>The Wirecutter</i><i>, a list of the best technology to buy. Read the full article</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>After testing 20 Bluetooth keyboards with a four-person panel, and using our favorites for months of daily work, we found the Logitech Bluetooth Easy-Switch Keyboard K810/K811 …

Introducing Facebook and Summit’s K-12 Education Project

<i>By Chris Cox, Chief Product Officer</i>Over the past year, a small team of Facebook engineers has been working together with a group of local educators …

Meet GROOC: McGill's new online course has a group-learning twist

<i>The Globe's biweekly business-school news roundup.</i><p>First came the MOOCs, referring to massive open online courses that offer free access to higher-education learning through the Internet. Now comes the GROOC: a group-based version of MOOCs developed and delivered by professors at McGill University's …

Engage Every Student: Flipboard in the Classroom, a Virtual Conference, Set for October

Hello, educators! Please join us and The Flipboard Club on Saturday, October 3, 2015, for <b>a free half-day conference broadcast over Google Hangouts on Air.</b> Learn how Flipboard can be used in the classroom, from pioneering teachers on our platform.<p>We’ll get started at 9am PT / 12pm ET with some …

8 Ways Digital Storytelling Transforms Learning in 21st Century Education: The Research Evidence

<b>Description :</b><br>Following the proliferation of technology and multimedia an evolution in making and telling stories has resulted in digital storytelling …

Here Is A Wonderful Google Classroom Tool for Teachers

September 3, 2015<br>Share to Classroom is an excellent new extension that teachers can use to share web pages with their classes in Google Classroom. …

Education Technology

Harold Whiting

Pentaquarks Have Physicists Psyched—And Baffled

Physicists at the Large Hadron Collider have been smashing protons together, on and off, since 2009. On Tuesday they announced that they'd …

Storyboarding: A Simple Way To Get Professional In Course Authoring - e-Learning Feeds

<b>How Storyboarding Will Help You Get Professional In Course Authoring</b><p>No two storyboards are quite alike. Some prefer to draw pencil sketches on paper, …

Google Classroom: Make a Copy for Each Student - Teacher Tech

Google Classroom gives you 3 ways to attach documents in an assignment.<p>Students can view file<br>• Students can edit file<br>• Create a copy for each student<p>When …

6 Models of Blended Learning Teachers Should Know About

May 16, 2015<br>In its basic and simplest definition, blended learning is an instructional methodology, a teaching and learning approach that combines …

VideoScribe- Create Animated Videos with Handwritten Drawings

May 6, 2015<br>VideoScribe is a powerful whiteboard animation tool that enables you to add a variety of items to a whiteboard canvas. 'You can move …

Mindfulness Skills for Kids & Teens: A Workbook for Clinicians & Clients with 154 Tools, Techniques, Activities & Worksheets

×<p>Close<p><b>Mindfulness Skills for Kids & Teens: A Workbook for Clinicians & Clients with 154 Tools, Techniques, Activities & Worksheets by Debra …

Mindfulness

Multiple Intelligences: What Does the Research Say?

Howard Gardner's Eight Intelligences<p>The theory of multiple intelligences challenges the idea of a single IQ, where human beings have one central …

The Best Twitter Chat For Teachers In 2015

<b>The Best Twitter Chat For Teachers In 2015</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b>If there was ever a doubt that education twitter chats were kind of a big deal, this …

50 Great EdTech Tools for Teachers and Educators

April, 2015<br>Looking for some powerful EdTech tools to try out in your class or probably use for your professional development? This Symbaloo web mix …

Apple’s latest acquisition could revolutionize iPhone camera

Apple is looking to ramp up its camera technology with the acquisition of Israeli company LinX.<p>The two companies reached a deal that will see Apple paying about $20 million for the startup, but if the company’s multi-aperture cameras are actually as stunning as advertised, future iPhones could gain …

Lesson plan for a flipped classroom with Book Creator - Book Creator app

This art teacher took on the challenge to find a way to help students who work at different paces and abilities. A semi-flipped classroom was the …

Flip your classroom with instructional screencasts

“Sometimes I wish I could record myself teaching in September, then play it back to students in March so they can remember all the things they …

Education Technology

Atoms make great graphics for explaining many concepts -- they can also be combined with other graphics as shown in this new Atom Graphics collection. And if you want to record narrations within PowerPoint for Mac, we show you how you can set your microphone. Adobe Presenter users can learn how to add presenters to your eLearning projects. And for PowerPoint 2013 (Windows) and 2011 (Mac) users, we show you how you can remove existing Sections within your presentations. PowerPoint 2010 for Windows users can explore animating slide objects while some audio or video clip is playing. And finally, for all versions of PowerPoint we look at differences in using pictures within Content and Picture placeholders.

by Geetesh Bajaj, March 3, 2015<p>Atom Graphics for PowerPoint - 01<p>Atoms represent activity at the most minute level, and are often used to suggest …

How I Use Flipboard as an Educator

When <b>Flipboard</b> invited magazine readers to create their own magazines, I jumped on the bandwagon and immediately began compiling my own. Most of my magazines are targeted for the education field. I believe Flipboard is the perfect tool for educators to create magazines for themselves, their students …

Sketchat App For iPhone Allows You To Communicate Using Sketches

If you are looking for a quick and easy to use sketching to communicate from your Apple iPhone smartphone a newly created iOS app by Psykosoft called …

Apps

Watch out, Microsoft: SMART kapp connected whiteboard sees ‘tremendous’ response

You’ve just sketched out a brilliant idea on a whiteboard, but now you need to preserve it and share your work with others. So, you whip out your …

Touchscreens

Blended Learning Research: The Seven Studies You Need to Know

<i>By guest blogger Michelle R. Davis</i><p>One of the biggest complaints about blended learning is that educators don't know if it really has a positive …

LinkedIn buys Lynda.com online learning site

LinkedIn is buying Lynda.com for about $1.5 billion US in a cash-and-stock deal, adding the online learning and professional development company to …

Learning