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Google adds lots of new tools to its Education suite

A new Classroom and updated Docs will change the face of learning.<p>Summer break is normally a time for rest and recreation, but Google has been busy updating Classroom, Google Earth and other Google for Education tools in preparation for the next academic term.<p>Since its 2014 inception, Google …

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<b>EYFS Key Stage 1 Key Stage 2 ​ Pupils About Log In</b><p><b>Primary Computing. Made Easy.</b><br>Thousands of trusted resources used by teachers and pupils in over 500 …

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5 Essential Visuals to Make Your Elearning Course More Engaging

Creating an elearning course takes a ton of time and effort, but the payoff can be huge.<p>An elearning course is an opportunity to educate your …

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Adobe Spark Video - A Student Guide

Adobe Spark Video is a fantastic cross-curriculum tool for students creating short and informative video content. This step-by-step will support …

Microsoft's Bing app on iOS can now solve math problems

Those of us who struggle with math problems, whether simple or complex, should appreciate a new option in Microsoft's Bing iOS app.<p><b>SEE: Fastest Mobile Internet Browsers</b><p>Introduced in the latest update to the Bing iOS app, Math mode can work some magic on a photo of a mathematical equation. By …

Prove It: Ensuring Efficacy in Digital Learning, Part Two

<i>Guest post by Eric Sheninger</i><p>In my last post, we explored the importance of demonstrating efficacy to build support for, and ensure the success of, …

How to find Mac keyboard shortcuts

Whether you’re just getting started with keyboard shortcuts or would like to build on your existing skills, follow along below for how to find Mac keyboard shortcuts for macOS and third-party apps.<p>Whoosh! Screen Cleaner<p>If you’re looking for a specific keyboard shortcut or two, use the handy tips …

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[NWEA MAP Growth Assessments] Answering “What’s Next with Your Data?”

Picture this: It’s the middle of September and you’ve successfully administered your first round of NWEA™ MAP® Growth™ assessments to all students in …

Prove It: Ensuring Efficacy in Digital Learning, Part One

<i>Guest post by Eric Sheninger</i><p>I’ll never forget the day I presented my digital transformation plan to our superintendent at the time. I had spent days …

Visual Presentation

https://prod-discovery.edx-cdn.org/media/course/image/87cf97d0-da71-4762-b2d5-4abe08becc87-3bb65be9788f.small.jpg<p>Learn how impactful images can …

Pope Francis: Faith is measured by one's treatment of the poor

Vatican City, Jul 29, 2018 / 07:03 am (CNA/EWTN News).- The love with which individuals and communities treat the poor, the weak, and the hungry, is …

How to Become and Remain a Transformational Teacher

Constantly Share Best Practices<p>As a first step, work toward recognizing that, no matter how long you've been in the classroom, there will always be …

Student-Created Vision Boards with Google Slides

Pinterest<p>Goal Setting with Student-Created Vision Boards in Google Slides!<p>A great idea for a new year! Student-Created Vision Boards with Google …

Data-driven learning, not instruction, is the future of education

Data-driven instruction may be the popular catchphrase in education, but in a recent edWebinar, the speakers advocated for data-driven learning. The …

Add a Popup Message to your Google Docs

Ever wish that you could tell people something when they open up your Google Docs? Maybe “<i>Make a copy of this document, answer the questions and</i> …

Create G Suite Templates with This Mind-Blowing Hack

Pinterest<p>Did You Know You Can Create a G Suite Template by hacking the link?<p>Yes! This G Suite trick will let you change some words in the URL of your …

How to Record the Screen on Your iPhone or iPad

Need to capture exactly what’s on your screen? The built-in Screen Recording tool can create a video of your screen activity and can also help you …

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The NEW Periodic Table of iOS Apps for AR and VR

One of the most exciting arenas for innovation in education with technology is that of augmented reality and virtual reality. I’ve been a fan of …

Backchannel Chat: My Choice to Replace TodaysMeet

I’m still mourning the loss of TodaysMeet. I used it regularly as a teacher and presenter. It was the rare tool that was easy to use and free. I’ve …

Introducing AudioPlayer for Slides

EdTechTeam is excited to release the latest EdTechTeam Chrome Extension, AudioPlayer for Slides!<p>Music often accompanies a beautiful presentation. …

Online Facilitator Training I: Mastering the Skills of Online Teaching : Course Section : PBS TeacherLine

Course Catalog > Course Information<p><b>Course Section Information</b><p><b>07/18/2018 - 08/28/2018</b><p>Price: $580.00<p>Group Sales<p>Max. Class Size: 30<p>Offered by PBS …

Filmstro releases over 1,000 tracks of free music to use in your YouTube videos

Filmstro is something of a unique service when it comes to music. With plugins for both Premiere Pro and Final Cut Pro, you can pick your music and …

Easily insert music notation in your Google Docs & Slides: Free add-on

Hi everyone,<p>We recently launched an add-on for Google Docs and Google Slides using a lite version of our web-based music notation editor.<p>With a few …

Teachers can put Chromebooks on lockdown when giving Classroom quizzes

Technology’s heavy hitters are in Chicago this week, showing off their latest ed-tech offerings at International Society for Technology in Education conference. For Google, that means some key updates to Classrooms, the free, browser-based educational software that’s currently used by “over 30 …

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These 6 apps will make you a better public speaker

For many people, public speaking ranks just below reptiles (but above spiders and heights) when it comes to the things they fear most. We've found …

Build your own Action for Google Assistant

If you’ve ever chatted with a Google Home device, you know how frustrating it is to be told “I’m sorry, I don’t know how to help with that yet.”<p><i>Read Next: Google Assistant routines – all you need to know</i><p>Luckily you don’t have to wait for someone to implement this missing feature. You can do it …