Technology Enhanced Learning

By TheBillSteele | Technology enhanced learning. Anything technology but especially if used in education or could be used in education

4 Tricks I Used To Move My Business Forward in 2017

These small changes will help you, and your business, grow<p>As you may have noticed from the themes of my columns, I'm on a never-ending quest to become a more informed and more productive person, and to shift my mindset in ways that help my business grow. For me, 2017 was a year of experiments, …

Education technology meets its limits

This week has been a good one for those who like to talk about the limits of technology. Over in the UK, a prankster managed to fool Trip Advisor into naming his shed the #1 ranked restaurant in London. Meanwhile, in Los Angeles, a city struggling to manage several wind-fueled wildfires, the …

Education

How To Design A Successful Video-Based Learning Experience

When to use video-based learning and how to choose the right strategy? Read on to find out.This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Learning

Voting on Padlet Notes

Last week Padlet, one of my all-time favorite ed tech tools, added a new feature for voting on notes added to a wall. This new feature is called …

Johns Hopkins Adds VR & AR To University Curriculum

<b>The Immersive Storytelling & Emerging Technologies concentration to include VR, AR and AI in its Film & Media Masters of Arts Program this …

Virtual Reality

5 Must-Have Classroom Management Apps, Tools, and Resources

For most teachers, classroom management is one of the biggest challenges. Managing twenty-six young people with a variety of interests, skill levels, …

Teaching

Dynamic Mathematics

Discover Math with GeoGebra<p>Solve equations, graph functions, create constructions, analyze data, explore 3D math!

Equations

How to Build a Digital Classroom

Shannon McClintock Miller is a former K–12 district teacher librarian who is now an international speaker and consultant specializing in education, …

Learning

12 Tools and Resources to Get Students to Create Instructional Videos

“Animation offers a medium of storytelling and visual entertainment which can bring pleasure and information to people of all ages everywhere …

The future of fake news: don't believe everything you read, see or hear

A new breed of video and audio manipulation tools allow for the creation of realistic looking news footage, like the now infamous fake Obama speech<p>In an age of Photoshop, filters and social media, many of us are used to seeing manipulated pictures – subjects become slimmer and smoother or, in the …

10 Strategies To Help Students Use Social Media For Critical Thinking

...The post 10 Strategies To Help Students Use Social Media For Critical Thinking appeared first on TeachThought.

Critical Thinking

10 Strategies For Successfully Using #PeriscopeEdu at Your Next #EdTech Event

Innovative educators who are fortunate enough to present at, or attend an education event, have a moral imperative to share what they are learning …

Turn your Mac or PC into a cheap and easy Apple TV

The Reflector 2 app turns your computer into an AirPlay receiver.<p>If you've got an old iMac lying around -- or any Mac or PC for that matter -- you can repurpose it as a cheap alternative to an Apple TV so you can stream your iPhone or Android phone to its larger display.<p>All you need is the …

Smart TV

The next HoloLens will use AI to recognize real-world objects

We're all excited about the gaming potential of HoloLens, but Microsoft is also fixated on enterprise AR, much like Google now is with Glass. During a talk at the CVPR (Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition) conference in Hawaii, Microsoft Research VP Harry Shum revealed that it will be boosted …

Augmented Reality

Optimizing Edtech for Collaborative, Personalized Learning and Enhanced Student Outcomes | The Spark

Houghton Mifflin encourages you to buy books from both online and local booksellers. For information about booksellers in your area, we recommend you …

Personalized Learning

AI is Changing Everything – Even Science Itself

AI Particle Physics<p>Many might associate current artificial intelligence (AI) abilities with advanced gameplay, medical developments, and even …

Higgs Boson

8 Needs For Project-Based Learning In The 21st Century

The post 8 Needs For Project-Based Learning In The 21st Century appeared first on TeachThought. Project-Based Learning Terry Heick The Future Of …

Pedagogy

Google’s stunning Blocks app lets anyone create a world in VR

Google launched a new tool today that will make it easy for anyone to create 3D objects for virtual reality.<p>Blocks is a free VR app for the HTC Vive …

The Super Book of Web Tools for Educators

The Classroom or Library as a Maker Space

Makerspaces, Maker Education, STEM, and STEAM are gaining lots of traction in Kindergarten though college level education. Articles, resources on …

Education

Why Microsoft (And Even Apple) Are Threatened By Google Chromebooks' Popularity

Chromebooks easily surpassed Windows and Mac OS computers in the U.S. K-12 education market.<p>Alphabet’s cakewalk victory in the education market …

Microsoft

The futuristic school where you’re always on camera

Hacking

Do social media networks enhance the smart fashion industry?

Veronica scuotto<p>June 30, 2017 $^Future Teaching Tech, digital revolution, fashion industry, Future Teaching Tech, social media networks<p>In the …

Innovation

Apple may have already lost the battle to Google for a new generation of students

Chromebooks accounted for 58 percent of the 12.6 million mobile computing devices shipped to primary and secondary schools in the U.S. in 2016 — up from 50 percent in 2015.<p><i>A version of this essay was originally published at</i> <i>Tech.pinions</i><i>, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and</i> …

​How Game-Based Learning Encourages Growth Mindset

In the gaming world, perseverance, problem solving, and creativity are the keys to success. Players start out expecting to struggle and make …

Teaching

Teachers Use Flipped Classroom Tech to Make the Most of Student-Teacher Time

Brian Gervase’s perspective on flipped learning has evolved since he first tried the model in his ­precalculus classes in 2009.<p>“At first I sent home …

From Formative to Transformative to Immersive Education: Higher Education is taking its time...

Theofilos Tzanidis<p>April 11, 2017 $^Teaching Applications, $^Teaching Approach, Blackboard, Education, Featured, Google, Google ED. GSuite, Immersive, …

Education

Transformational Technologies for Teaching and Learning

AlanMurray<p>May 31, 2017 ^Teaching Approach, $^Teaching Applications, 360 Video, Education, Flipboard, Google Sites, IMovie, Prezi, Ricoh Theta, …

Virtual Reality

The Branded Academic in Higher Education: a new performativity

Matt Frew<p>June 29, 2017 $^Teaching Approach, $^Teaching Philosophy, augmented reality, branded academic, digital social and transformational …

Virtual Reality