Richard de Meij
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Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: 20+ Educational Tools and Apps That Support 21st Century Learning
October 8, 2015
Technology has radically transformed the notion of education to the extent that a label such as 21st century learning is a …
Humans are thought to speak more than 7,000 languages across the globe. Asia has the most of them, 2301, followed by Africa with 2,138. There are …Papua New Guinea
Take a quick look at the world around us; the TVs are slimmer than ever before, the mobile phones have gone smarter and tablets are here to replace …e-Learning
Want to solve your biggest problems tomorrow? You have problems, but you don't have time for a five-year plan. You're tired of philosophy, research, …Education
Photo credit: Bart Everson via flickr (CC BY 2.0)John McCarthyParent PartnershipFor productive parent-teacher conferences, teachers can team up with …Collaboration
I firmly believe in self-reflection as a means toward growth and development. As such, we all would benefit from an intense session of …Students
Blooms Taxonomy with some awesome verbs.
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This piece originally appeared as a featured article in the TES on 25 September 2015.
In the debate about technology and education, it is expected …Education
It's essential for principals to view themselves as "lead learners."1 This doesn't mean they know the most; rather, it means they believe their job …Education
© 2013 Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums, Flickr | PD | via Wylio“Blended Learning” has become sort of an education “buzzword.” What, exactly, is …Flipped Classroom
How To Use Infographics As Multimodal Learning Toolsby Sara McGuire, venngage.comPeople don’t all learn the same way. Teachers know this, and that’s …Infographics
Lack of sleep is a common problem among high-school students, and it can do serious damage, hampering mental activity and resulting in reduced academic performance.
Sleep-deprived children display less brain activity while working on maths problems, for example, and make more mistakes in tests. In …The Brain
Upgrading Language Patterns
by Adam Sicinski
We translate experience into language and mistaken the language as the actual …Emotions
OK, so here it is… Technology is everywhere. It’s basically twisted and tangled into every part of our lives in some sort of way. It impacts how we …e-Learning
Does tweeting take up a lot of your time? Do you want to share content automatically? There are tools you can use to automatically tweet your best …Twitter
While numerous studies have examined the impact on students of having faculty members of the students' race or ethnicity, the role of teaching …Students
Colorín Colorado, the great resource for all teachers and parents of English Language Learners, unveiled a new site redesign today.
In addition to the …Colorado
So, maybe you’re on Twitter, your colleagues are on Twitter, you’re excited about ideas around new learning and your Principal might mention these …Education
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What are the best apps for teachers? We asked TED-Ed Innovative Educators and the TED-Ed community. Below, 25 awesome apps recommended for teachers, …Education
Technology and the computer are part of our world – we just need to learn how to make better use of them in the classroom, says Peter Tait
The findings of the OECD think tank on the use of computers in schools, released this week, makes disturbing reading. Not only does it state that the use of …e-Learning
Successful integration of technology in education is more than just introducing web tools to classroom.Read more...Education
How To Use E-Learning Technologies To Improve Educational Quality Of Language Teaching
E-Learning or technology in learning has become a buzz in the …e-Learning
Language help and translation app Linqapp is now available in iOS. In the recent Tech in Asia Tokyo 2015 competition, this startup got second …Language Learning
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These days, learning a language from the comfort of your armchair is as easy as 1, 2, …Language Learning
English Language Learners are a growing yet underserved segment of the U.S. student population, and teaching these diverse learners presents teachers …e-Learning
10 Must-See French Movies (With Language Hacking Notes) - Fluent in 3 months - Language Hacking and Travel Tips
Watching movies to help with your language learning missions is really effective.
One of the main reasons I study languages is to get an inside view …
New OECD Report Is Not An Indictment Of Ed Tech - It's Really An Indictment Of Unilateralism & Professional Development
The media is awash today in headlines about a new report finding that, as the BBC headline says, Computers ‘do not improve’ pupil results.
I don’t …Professional Development
LEARNING LEADING CHANGE: "Tech doesn't improve student results - study" - why news reports like this are damaging (and missing the point).
Source: TV3 News
Journalists love a bit of scaremongering and in many ways I can't help feeling that the reporting of a recent OECD report on the …Learning