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Geography teachers on Twitter: who should I follow?

From drought and flooding to deserts and the Arctic, geography teachers are always on the lookout for new teaching ideas, tips, professional development and – most of all – solidarity.<p>More and more educationalists are finding all these things on Twitter so we’ve put together this list of top …

20 Good Map Creation Tools for Students

A couple of years ago I published a list of 21 online map creation tools. Since then some of those tools have gone offline and new tools have …

How Most Startups Mess Up Their Marketing

<i>Katie Burke is the Director of Media & Analyst Relations at HubSpot.</i><p>Recently, a startup called Pressfarm launched, promising to provide the names, emails, and Twitter accounts for journalists so that entrepreneurs could get outstanding coverage for their business.<p>“The most intimate digital …

Teach Your Kids to Code: 6 Beginner's Resources for Parents

Introducing computer programming to your kids can be a challenge, especially for those who aren’t familiar with the nuances of code. Fortunately, in …

Scientists Say Child's Play Helps Build A Better Brain

<i>This week, NPR Ed is focusing on questions about why people play and how play relates to learning.</i><p>When it comes to brain development, time in the classroom may be less important than time on the playground.<p>"The experience of play changes the connections of the neurons at the front end of your …

7 Ways to Validate Your Startup Idea

<i>Ariel Rosenthal is a co-founder at</i> <i>Xprt</i><i>, a new startup looking to save people the hassle and the headache of doing extensive research before buying a product.</i><p>I don’t know if you ever experienced a eureka moment – a second when everything comes together and an amazing idea pops into your head. As …

How Do You Learn Best? How to Tell

Everyone learns a little differently. And if you’re taking classes online, you’ll find that many classes offer their materials in numerous different …

Language Learning

Google Classroom’s Doors Open

Edtech Business<p>Google Classroom’s Doors Open<p>By Tony Wan     Aug 12, 2014<p>Google<p>Related Stories<p>Chegg Cuts $15 Million Check to Buy AI-Feedback Tool, …

Step 1: Set up your class blog

Welcome to our latest free professional learning series on class and student blogging!<p>This series guides you step by step through the process of …

Pump Students Up with Digital Icebreakers

<i>“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.” by Plato</i><p>Included in the Digital Ideas Advent Calendar with …

24 Assessments that don’t suck…

One year ago I posted “15 Assessments that don’t suck.” I have added nine new ones that we did this year to the list. Click on the titles for more …

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The page you requested cannot be found. Try using the 'site search' bar at the top of the screen.<p>On a more positive note, here is a picture of AJP …

Educational Math Games for Kids & Teens

Math can be a difficult subject for many kids. Learning and understanding different formulas, how math works, and the different ways math is used in …

11 Simple Ways to Increase Facebook Engagement

Share<p>Facebook engagement refers to any action that someone performs on a Facebook page. This might include liking a post, leaving a comment, sharing …

What It Takes to Become an All Project-Based School

Here are a few of the statistics New Tech has gathered from their schools: students graduate at a rate six percent higher than the national average …

Why Self-Awareness Is the Secret Weapon for Habit Change

More than we’d probably like to admit so many of our days are spent in a state of self-delusion, an internal monologue of justifying our actions, …

Six Great iPhone Apps for Learners With Disabilities

College isn’t easy for anyone—but learners with disabilities face special challenges. If you’re lucky, your school will have a great support system …

Apps

Everything Indexed @TeacherToolkit | TeacherToolkit

Reading Time: 14 minutes<p>I’ve been blogging since 2000, but from an educational context, I published my first blog on teaching here in October 2010 …

Learning on the Go

As a museum school, the school made it a priority to partner with local cultural institutions that help them enhance the learning students are doing …

Is your child preschool ready? | On Our Minds

If you have been watching the news, you know <b>preschool readiness</b> is a hot topic this year as children prepare to go <b>back to school</b>.<p>It has become a …

Education

Are You Undermining Your Own Education? Five Bad Habits to Break

College isn’t cheap—chances are if you’re in college, you’re spending a lot of money on your education. You’re also investing your time—and you may …

Study Skills

Cybraryman Internet Catalogue

<b>Cybrary Man's Educational Web Sites</b><b><br>The internet catalogue for students, teachers, administrators & parents.</b><b> <br>Over 20,000 relevant links personally</b> …

Online Tools

No-registration necessary Web 2.0 tools<p>Online video editors/creators<p>Online audio recorders/editors<p>Online image editors<p>Online sketchnoting and drawing …

Education Technology

13 classroom classics that should be made into movies | The Thomas B. Fordham Institute

The movie version of <i>The Giver</i> hits theaters today. It’s followed next weekend by <i>If I Stay.</i> If neither title rings a bell, ask a fifteen-year-old. A …

Getting boys -- and girls -- interested in computer coding

Mitchel Resnick, LEGO Papert Professor of Learning Research at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the head of the Lifelong Kindergarten …

Tackling Bullying: Educators, Officials Gather in Washington to Strategize

Officials from several federal agencies and the White House are meeting with educators in Washington today to talk about successes and persistent …

Check Out Class Blogs!

This page has been set up so you can check out different types of class blogs to get ideas for your own class blog or use it to make connections with …