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Worksheets and Workbooks in Excel

A worksheet or sheet is a single page in a file created with an electronic spreadsheet program such as Excel or Google Sheets. A workbook is the name …

Analytics

20 Tools for Creating Engaging Social Media Videos, Images and GIFs in Minutes

Creating social media content takes time. And creating great social media content takes even more time.<p>You don’t just need to think about what types …

Infographics

Google Classroom: Invisible Feedback

Waste Your Time with Invisible Feedback Feedback is one of the most effective elements for student learning. The best feedback is feedback that is …

Education Technology

[Infographic] Social Media Cheat Sheet 2017

Visuals are truly the backbone of social media engagement and knowing how to get your visuals right is perhaps the first step towards success. …

Classroom Instruction Resources Of The Week

Each week, I publish a post or two containing three or four particularly useful resources on classroom instruction, and you can see them all …

“Knowledge” & Bloom’s Pyramid

There’s been a recent flurry of activity by some to redesign Bloom’s Taxonomy by questioning whether “knowledge” should be at the bottom. Personally, …

What Is Your Teaching Philosophy: Developing Your Interview Approach

Job Interview Answer: What Is Your Teaching Philosophy?<p>Updated October 25, 2017<p>When you apply for a job as a teacher, you may be asked about your …

Top 10 Social Media Management Tools You Should Try Now

Chatbots are a significant new tool for the business use of social media.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Social media has dominated the internet for over a decade, and using the right social media management tools makes all the difference. But social media and …

Social Media

Student E-Portfolios | Teaching Commons

Student E-Portfolios Overview<p>An e-portfolio is a web-based collection of a student’s work gathered over time.<p>E-portfolios may include a wide range of …

Pedagogy

Simple & Effective Speaking Rubric For Class Presentations

Talented student teacher Kevin Inlay created this simple and effective speaking rubric that we used with class presentations in our ELL World History …

Teaching

Uncover machine learning's potential with this Python training collection

Machine learning is revolutionizing the way we use information. From programming self-driving cars to crunching stock market data, machine learning …

Here’s how you use mobile phones to learn programming when you don’t have a desktop

It’s not easy for computer science students at most universities in Africa to practice and develop their programming skills. They have the ability to program, but access to desktop or laptop computers might be a problem. I experienced this first-hand while teaching programming at a Kenyan …

Mobile

Creating Still Life Images with No Photoshop Retouching

Karl Taylor is a name you’ve probably heard of if you look for photography videos on YouTube. He’s been working with big brands such as Hasselblad …

Try This 8-Week Plank Challenge to Get Stronger From Head to Toe

For building a strong core and getting more stable during runs, nothing beats the plank for strength-training.<p>Planks challenge your arms, legs, chest, shoulders, and butt, not to mention make your abs quiver like an earthquake when done properly. Best of all, you can do them anywhere and tweak them …

Workouts

How to get the most out of Instagram

Instagram isn’t simply a social network for sharing images. Used properly, it’s a powerful tool for connecting with like-minded photographers and getting feedback about your images.<p>I’m passionate about photography, and finding communities I can engage with is really important when it comes to …

Learn the email etiquette rules every professional should know from this course

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Rawpixel.com/ShutterStock<p>If you work in a corporate setting, you probably spend a good chunk of your day sending and answering emails.<p>But has …

5 Reasons People Can’t Get Enough of Infographics

Over the past few years, infographics have swept the internet and people can’t get enough of them. Here’s why they’re so appealing.

The Educator’s Guide to Copyright, Fair Use, and Creative Commons

The Edublogs support team regularly receives complaints and official requests to remove copyrighted content that users have placed on blogs.The legal …

10 Awesome jQuery Plugins for your Next Project

Sometimes your <b>knowledge of programming</b> can limit your design perspective. You may have this idea of interaction that you want to do for your next …

20 Motivational Posters to Get You Through a Slump [with Free Templates]

<i>Dream big. Success. Walk the talk. Challenge yourself.</i> When it comes to designing a motivational poster, the slogan is key. If you’ve spent any of …

Best Animation Software

Assessment After Levels

How is ‘life after levels’ at your school? I’ve been reading the 28-page practical guide to Assessment after Levels published

High Impact Ideas

What would be your top-5 classroom ideas, to add impact and aid student progress? In this post I share my presentation from #TMEnfield (28.06.16)

There’s more to computing than just coding

When teaching ICT and computing, it’s so easy to get bogged down with coding and programming, but we need to remember that the subject means so much …

Amazon Is Taking On Google in the Battle for the Classroom

Amazon is looking to deepen its ties to the education world with a new online marketplace for lesson plans, curriculum, and other resources that …

Education Technology

What is AUTOFOCUS? – A Beginner’s Guide

A seemingly standard option to any respectable camera, autofocus can make the difference between a well-taken shot and a missed opportunity. But what …

One-Third Of Schools Are Using This App You've Never Heard Of

Think of an educational tool and you might picture beloved standbys from our Tools of the Trade series, like the abacus and the wooden block. But educators are increasingly turning to software and websites like Khan Academy, Google Apps and Code.org to help them deliver lessons, manage …

This Might Be the Greatest Photographer "About" Page Ever

Victoria Hely-Hutchinson is a Yale University MFA graduate hailing from the UK. Devoid of any pretense, accolades or biographical information, her …