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15 Favorite Interview Questions to Completely Disarm Job Candidates (in a Really Good Way)

We asked readers for their favorite interview questions -- and we weren't disappointed.<p>Maybe your favorite interview question is one of the most common interview questions. Maybe it's one of the most common behavioral interview questions. Or maybe you have a less conventional interview question you …

How to create Google Slides templates

Google Slides has a fantastic feature which allows you to create your own templates. The best thing about these templates is that they can have a …

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How to Embed Music in your Google Slides Presentation

Audio can bring your presentations to life especially in a kiosk setting where slideshows play unattended in a continuous loop. If you have recently …

Google Drive

What Your LinkedIn Profile Should Look Like in 2018

Stop treating it as a Rolodex.<p>Hate to break it to you, but if you’re treating LinkedIn like an old-fashioned Rolodex, you’re doing it wrong.<p>Nearly …

Employment

The Confident Leader

Much has been written on the notion of the trait of “arrogance” on leadership, yet insecurity is equally terrifying in any position of leadership. …

10 Things Great Leaders Do

"<i>Great leaders don't succeed because they are great. They succeed because they bring out greatness in others.</i>" - Jon Gordon<br>There is no shortage of …

Motivation

#edleader21 hashtag on Twitter

EdLeader21 members, reserve your spot for the 2018 Annual Event, September 26-28 in Phoenix! Experience two days of innovative and interactive …

25 features that will make you want to upgrade to iOS 11

11 Places to Learn Leadership Skills That Will Make You a More Confident Leader Without Costing You a Dime

A high-quality education doesn't have to be expensive thanks to these resources<p>Most people fall into two camps: natural born leaders and the rest of us.<p>While some people were gifted with the charisma and confidence required to make leading others a breeze, everyone else has to cultivate these …

The Power User’s Guide to Safari

Apple’s Safari web browser tends to get a bum rap because it’s a pretty boring and comes with every Mac, but over the years Apple has quietly made it …

Operating Systems

ASCD EDge: A Professional Networking Community for Educators

Discontinuation Notice<p>The ASCD EDge® online community closed on July 1, 2018.<p>If you have arrived at this page through a link to one of these URLs, …

Insert a Bitmoji Into Your Google Form - Teacher Tech

When using digital tools try to put yourself into them to help students feel there is a teacher guiding them through the lesson. Bitmoji’s are great …

Finally.... New Google Sites - Teacher Tech

Finally…. New Google Sites<p>New Google Sites released today (for those G Suite for Education users on rapid release). Gmail users, not yet. Here is a …

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13 Digital Strategies For Teacher Collaboration

<b>Start Something: 13 Teacher Strategies For Digital Collaboration</b><p>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b><p>Teacher collaboration is among the cornerstones of school …

50 Google Sheets Add-Ons to Supercharge Your Spreadsheets

Spreadsheets are amazing, powerful tools. They can do anything—<i>almost</i> anything, at least. But wouldn't it be great if they could do that one extra …

Digital Leadership Is Not an Optional Part of Being a CEO

Being a CEO is harder than ever. The rapid pace of change in business and technology means that more and more companies will find themselves being disrupted. In fact, our latest research with MIT, in which we interviewed more than 1,000 CEOs (from 131 countries and 27 industries, in organizations …

Technology 101 Skills for Teachers

For the past three years I have been involved with Oklahoma A Plus Schools (@okaplus) as a teacher in their workshops and now as a “fellow” providing …

What the Savviest School Administrators Know About Education Technology

Opinion | Edtech Business<p>What the Savviest School Administrators Know About Education Technology<p>By Betsy Corcoran     Aug 30, 2016<p>Image Credit: …

9 Great DataViz & Infographics Tools with Education Discounts

Data visualization and data literacy are necessary life skills, and you should start developing them now! Whether you need to make a diagram for a …

Infographics

Teachers Need to Be Smart about Smartphones

We must begin teaching young people how to use IT in a positive manner which will not only aid their learning process, but also teach them how to use …

5 Awesome Google Docs, Slides, and Sheets Templates to Use With Students

Every day we are finding awesome uses for Google Apps, whether it’s collaboration, individual creation, or perhaps a mix of both. With the volume of …

9 Educational Technologies That are Most Exciting Right Now (2016-17 Update)

As we Settle into Another new School Year, These Technologies are Poised to Make a Difference I find it fun this time of year to think about how …

7 Leadership Superpowers You Might Not Know You Have

Build on these personal traits to become a more effective leader.<p>What does it take to be a great leader?<p>Once upon a time, birth order and …

Google Teacher Tip: Blackline Master Search Tools

Earlier this year I attended the Hunterdon County EdTech Fest and had the chance to sit in a session led by New Jersey educator Bruce Reicher (follow …

20 Chromecast tips and tricks

Google's Chromecast is one of the easiest and most affordable ways to wirelessly throw content from your phone, tablet or computer onto your television. While it may not seem feature-packed on the surface, there are a lot of things a Chromecast can do that aren't immediately apparent.<p>Below you will …

The ABCs of Google Analytics

When people contact me for Google Analytics training or consulting, it’s usually because they’ve been avoiding Google Analytics and are finally …

Analytics

6 Free Apps to Teach Coding Skills

Teaching coding skills is something lots of teachers are really excited about. If you’re just starting to teach code in your classrooms or looking …