room214

11 Flips | 1 Magazine | 13 Likes | 1 Follower | @room214 | Keep up with room214 on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “room214”

Mystery Location Calls: Communicating Across Cultures

As I prepare my students for online communication, I take steps to ensure positive interactions with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds. As …

5 Useful Gmail Tips for Teachers

May 25, 2015<br>Here are some helpful tips we pulled out from our Gmail Tips archive to share with you today. These tips are meant to help you enhance …

Connected Learning through Minecraft: An Interview with the Three Co-Founders of Connected Camps (Part One)

A few weeks ago, I featured a thoughtful post on Minecraft and its relationship to “transmedia learning,” written by Barry Joseph, the Associate …

12 Excellent Android Apps for Unleashing Students Creativity

May 25, 2015 <br>Here are some excellent Android apps to enhance students creative thinking and boost their imaginative faculties. Using these apps, …

New Research Shows Digital Content Increases Student Achievement

PBS LearningMedia, which provides digital learning experiences for students, recently conducted a study that goes beyond looking at the impact of …

Venture capitalists are flocking to Phoenix to invest in the growing ed tech sector

Arizona Commerce Authority This past April, 2,000 people headed to the Phoenician resort in Scottsdale, Arizona, near Phoenix, to mingle at the annual ASU+GSV Summit, an event The New York Times referred to as "the must-attend event for education technology investors."<p>In all, 270 ed tech companies …

Education Technology

A Comprehensive Guide of Everything Teachers Need to Know about Google Classroom

May 26, 2015<br>Since its release awhile ago, Google Classroom has been such a hit in the EdTech world with millions of teachers already incorporating it …

Education Technology

50 Alternatives To Lecturing

<b>50 Alternatives To Lecturing</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><i>Ed note: This post is promoted by SEU’S online masters in education programs. SEU simply asked us to</i> …

Pedagogy

Resources for Teaching Students HOW TO LEARN

Why do Schools Rarely Teach Students How to Learn? Schools are so caught up in teaching fundamentals like reading, writing, and good old …

Teaching