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CatAcademy Teaches You a Foreign Language with Funny Cat Photos

iOS: Yes, you read that right. You can learn a new foreign language (currently, Spanish) by doing something you might already be doing regularly: …

New Year, New Ideas for the Classroom

We love hearing from the growing number teachers who use Pinterest to find ideas for lesson plans, classroom activities, and professional …

All Students are Teachers. All Teachers are Students.

<i>January 27, 2014</i><p><i>This blog was written by Elizabeth McNamee, a 2013 Inspired Teaching Fellow and teaching resident at Capital City Public Charter</i> …

Tell Your Story on Digital Learning Day 2016

Where to Find More Information<p>Visit the Digital Learning Video Gallery on the website for the Alliance for Excellent Education to view real-life, …

Education Technology

Future Trends in K-12 Classroom Management and Discipline

Classroom management is all about the balance between learning within the classroom and discipline. Today, various trends are currently popular. Strategies that come to mind include Wong's Pragmatic Classroom, which stresses the need to define expectations for students, and Canter's Behavior …

Why You Should Care about Social Network Over-Sharing

Everybody has a "friend" on social media that clogs up the newsfeed with excessive posts and pics that are more nuisance than news. This "friend" may share too many items, too often. Let's face it, in some cases, that "friend" could be you.<p>Security and privacy experts recommend reviewing your …

Online

Can This Children’s Book Help Make The Internet A Better Place?

With Hello Ruby, Linda Liukas is trying to inspire a new generation of young women armed with the technological knowledge to build awesome new tools.<p>Like many people with grand ideas, Linda Liukas talks fast. It’s as if her bubbling inspiration and enthusiasm is searching for an escape hatch. And …

Computer Science

10 top time-saving tech tips | David Pogue

Learn to read Chinese ... with ease! | ShaoLan

Every kid needs a champion | Rita Pierson

Bill Gates: Teachers need real feedback

3 rules to spark learning | Ramsey Musallam

Our failing schools. Enough is enough! | Geoffrey Canada

How to make stress your friend | Kelly McGonigal

Ron McCallum: How technology allowed me to read

Jason Pontin: Can technology solve our big problems?

15 TED Talks That Will Change Your Life

Feel like getting inspired, motivated or just looking for a feel-good cry? Then look no further. There's no better way to start your day than with a …

15 Inspiring TED Talks for Freshman Year

You've selected your classes and shopped for your dorm room. You've bought some new clothes and packed your favorite things. The new semester is …

8 Must See TED Talks for Teachers

Today we have selected for you some very inspiring and informative TED talks. Check them out below.<p>When game designer Jane McGonigal found herself …

Using YouTube Videos in the ESL Classroom

Now that a growing majority of Internet users have broadband, YouTube and other video clip sites (Google Video, Vimeo, etc.) have become very popular …

The Netflix of kids’ books? Epic launches on iPad for $9.99/month

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>The Netflix(s nflx) monthly subscription model is a hit for movies and TV, and is spreading to music with paid versions of …

Chromebooks for education expands with new devices, Google Play textbooks

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>In conjunction with the Education Technology Conference in Orlando, Google announced an expansion of Chrome devices and …

Google's partnering with Samsung and others for new educational devices this spring

Google began its play for the education market late last year with a student-oriented version of the Play Store. Since then, partners of the Google for Education program have provided their classes with learning software and tools on select Chromebooks and Android-based tablets. Today, Mountain …

Employers struggle to fill vacancies because of lack of languages

Employers said they find it difficult to fill 17% of their vacancies because of a lack of foreign language skills, according a recent survey<p>A dearth of foreign language skills accounts for nearly a fifth of hard-to-fill vacancies in the UK, a survey has found.<p>The UK Commission for Employment and …

Secondary School Teaching jobs | Guardian Jobs

• Dudley, West Midlands<br>• Dependent on role<br>• DUDLEY COLLEGE<p>We currently have a number of vacancies for teachers, heads of department and outstanding practitioners in a range of subject areas.<p>1 day left<p>Top job<p>Homeworking<br>• Variable<br>• PEARSON EDUCATION LTD<p>Pearson have exciting opportunities for Religious Studies …