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Top 25 Tech Tools for Teachers for 2015

Technology Evolves Quickly!<p>When I started teaching in 2004, I used any/all available technology. I had an overhead projector and a CD player. Then I …

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 …

9 resources for teaching digital citizenship

How can we teach kids to use technology responsibly when the technology is changing faster than we can keep up? How do we foster the values of good …

Digital Credibility: 13 Lessons For the Google Generation

<b>13 Digital Research Tools And The Credibility Lessons They Teach</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b> This post is promoted by Noet, makers of Encyclopedia Britannica …

Education Technology

Where to Find Lesson Plans on Digital Citizenship

A number of free resources can help schools educate students on this important topic.<p>Looking to launch a digital citizenship program? Schools can …

What Your Students Really Need to Know About Digital Citizenship

<b>3. Personal information:</b> While this information (like the number of brothers and sisters you have or your favorite food) can’t be used to identify …

Education Technology

Digital Parenting 101: An iTunesU Course For Parents

Digital Parenting iTunesU course<p>Part of having any type of success in a school is to have the support of parents. While some schools can overcome a …

3 ways to be a better digital citizen, online and IRL

Practicing empathy, offering assistance, and staying safe are good behaviors online and off<p><i>Ed. note: Innovation In Action is a new monthly column</i> …

The Internet can’t replace libraries: Why they matter more than ever in the age of Google

Federal funding for libraries is down nearly 40 percent since 2000. Our democracy may never wholly recover<p>If you were airdropped, blindfolded, into a strange town and given nothing but a bus ticket, to where would you ride that bus? You might be surprised to learn that there’s only one good answer, …

An Easy and Simple Way to Create Educational Screencasts and Tutorials on Your Mac

February, 2015<br>There are several web tools that you can use to record your computer screen, this post features some of the best out there. However, if …

A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers: Learning Models & Technology

<b>Learning Models, Theories, and Technology: A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b> and<b> TeachThought Staff</b><b>Purpose:</b> Improving our chance …

Pedagogy

Tom Bennett: it's time to tackle the myths in education

Many educational practices have no grounding in scientific research: Tom Bennett says that it's time teachers raised a sceptical eyebrow and confronted the myths<p>Are you a visual learner or a kinaesthetic learner? Perhaps you are an auditory learner? Maybe you learn best when implementing a …

Steve Hargadon: Escaping the Education Matrix

The system’s fundamental design also leads to a host of unintended consequences, including bullying. “We’re placing kids in an artificial …

Tips Every Teacher should Know about Google Docs in Education ( Great Easy Guide )

Here is a list of some of the best features of Google Docs that teachers need to know about :<p>It is free and very easy to use<br>• It has a user-friendly …

Why Learning Through Social Networks Is The Future

by <b>Paul Moss</b>, edmerger.com<p><b>Students Need Professional Learning Networks, Too</b><p>Learning to create, manage and promote a professional learning network …

A Guidebook for Social Media in the Classroom

Is Social Media Relevant? Take the Quiz<p>Before we talk social media, let's talk about the relevance of social media by taking a quiz. Which of the …