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A Four-step Assessment for Buying and Using Technology in the Classroom

Are you planning to upgrade your classroom technology in the next year or so? To help guide future purchasing decisions, you should conduct a …

Google's Project Bloks tinker toys teach coding to kids

There has been a big push in computer-science education in the last few years. The UK has made it part of its national curriculum, President Obama has pledged $4 billion toward a national computer-science initiative and a slew of toys and games designed to teach kids how to code have come to …

Kids

5 Ways an Underperforming School Created a Model Arts and Tech Program

Community<p>5 Ways an Underperforming School Created a Model Arts and Tech Program<p>sponsored content from Adobe<p>By Jeff Larson     May 24, 2016<p>Image …

How to Create Digital Homework That Students Love

Technology in School<p>How to Create Digital Homework That Students Love<p>By Laura McClure     Apr 27, 2016<p>Shutterstock / JStaley401<p>Related Stories<p>The …

Teaching

4 TED Talks That Help Librarians Explain the Magic of Libraries | New Jersey State Library

Libraries can be places that foster social justice, but what about the workers ourselves? We are pleased to have Robert Farrell (Chair, PSC CUNY …

Education-2025 - The Classroom of the Future

The Classroom of the Future<p>The Physical Space<p>The days of classrooms where a teacher desk sits at the front of the classroom and students’ desks are …

12 Words That Should Be in Our Educational Vocabulary

The other days I posted about 12 words that should be banned from our educational vocabulary. Here are 12 that I believe should be added.

An App To Stop Cyberbullying

The suicide of a 15-year-old who had been bullied online and off inspired Todd Schobel to create STOPit. Schools across the country have adopted the app to anonymously report and stop cyberbullying.<p>Transcript<p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST:<p>Now to an app designed to stop cyber-bullying. It's called STOPit. Todd …

How to Create a Chrome Extension in 10 Minutes Flat — SitePoint

<i>For more on working with Chrome extensions, watch our video tutorial Interacting with Browser Content From Your Chrome Extension.</i><p>One of my favorite …

Episode 36 Trends for the Weeks of March 23-April 5 A Mixed Bag of Trends – Online Learning, Learning & Cognition, and New Hardware & Software Announcements

Image from http://bzfd.it/1CkLcf5<p>We discuss the trends and issues we observed during the weeks of March 23-April 5, 2015 as we flipped resources into …

Trends

10 Brilliant and Inspiring Education and Technology Experts I Follow, and Why

Who are Your Favorite Education and Technology Bloggers and Writers? Like many of you, there are certain educators that I find frequently impact my …

Burn Book app raises concerns about cyberbullying and school security

COLLIN COUNTY, Texas -- A new app sweeping through schools is raising concerns about cyber-bullying and school security among parents and law …

Cyberbullying

Walker expected to sign cyberstalking bill

Senator Van Wanggaard<p>Legislation targeting cyberstalking is ready for Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker’s signature. The measure approved by the Senate …

Wisconsin

PocketQube Kit Lets You Build A Satellite For Less Than $6K

If <i>Interstellar</i> infected you with a renewed passion for space, the PocketQube Kit could be the thing for you. Developed by a Glasgow-based startup, it includes all the components needed to build a micro-satellite.<p>PocketQube satellites are 5cm cubes that hold the record for being the smallest …

Fans Can Create Albums For Favorite Teams In Fancred Update

Fancred, the social networking app for sports fans, released an update today that enables fans to set up detailed profile pages with an album for each team they support. Fancred will even pull related team material fans have posted on community and team pages into appropriate team albums …

24 Questions to Enhance Students Reflective and Critical Thinking Skills

August 31, 2014<br>Reflection is a fundamental skill from which is branched out all other thinking skills. Reflection is a form of meta-thinking, a …

Is Homework Helpful? The 5 Questions Every Teacher Should Ask

The National PTA recommends 10–20 minutes of homework per night in the first grade, and an additional 10 minutes per grade level thereafter (i.e., 20 …

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, …

No-Cost Summer Travel for Teachers

What Experience is Right for You?<p>Are you new to the teacher workshop circuit? If so, peruse your options (see below for links to various …