How a doctor inspired a new way to train teachers — and how that is leading to a new kind of school

After decades of training teachers in largely the same way, professors at the University of Michigan are making a radical change.<p>They’re moving to …


Flip Learning Like a Pro

Flipped learning is fast becoming a staple of talent development and adult learning. If it’s still a new to you, the concept is simple: flipped …

Education Technology

20 Awesome Team-Building Games and Activities for Kids

Some of the most important skills we can teach our 21st-century learners are making good decisions, solving problems and, perhaps most importantly, …


School is Out: 7 Tips to Clean Up Your G Suite

The post School is Out: 7 Tips to Clean Up Your G Suite appeared first on Teacher Tech. Google Intermediate classroom G Suite google

Education Technology

The 10 Oldest Languages Still Spoken in the World Today

Language evolution is like biological evolution—it happens minutely, generation by generation, so there’s no distinct breaking point between one …


LISTEN: The role of executive function in learning

Executive function is like an air-traffic controller, directing the focus of our brain, says Lucy Cragg, associate professor in the Faculty of …

Education (UK)

The Nature Gap and High School Redesign

<i>By Seamus Foy, Jerry Howland, Eric Arnold, Camella Scott, Sujata Bhatt</i><p><b>The Nature Gap</b><p>Today's youth are less connected to nature than any other …


Episode 60: 5 Must Have Apps for the 1:1 Classroom – Shifting Our Schools Podcast

This week I share my 5 must have apps for teachers and students in the 1:1 classroom. This is my list what’s yours? Share your “Must Haves” on social …


Does It Make a Difference? Evaluating Professional Development - Educational Leadership

Good evaluations don't have to be complicated. They simply require thoughtful planning, the ability to ask good questions, and a basic understanding …


Fostering Discussion When Teaching Abortion and Other Morally and Spiritually Charged Topics

Abstract<p>Best practices for teaching morally and spiritually charged topics, such as abortion, to those early in their medical training are elusive at …


Why Europe’s English-Language Boom Is a Bust for the U.K.

Growing complacency over learning foreign tongues will disadvantage Britain in a multilingual world<p>One of the more poignant moments of the Brexit referendum two years ago was provided by a Leave supporter who called in to a radio show. He said he would be voting to leave the European Union because …

Language Learning

Using a Mock Trial to Build Literacy Skills

The courtroom is breathless as the state’s attorney rises to present her opening statement in the case of <i>Chris Archer v. New Columbia</i>. Jury members …


U.S. Education Innovation Cluster Leaders Gather to Support Advancement in Teaching and Learning

<i>Philadelphia</i><p>Leaders of various organizations that want to support K-12 schools as they try new techniques and technologies are meeting here this week …

Education Technology

4th Workshop on Digital Technologies

<b>CS4HS</b> is a <i>free</i> professional development program ran supported by Google. The workshop content is aligned with the ACARA subject Digital Technologies …

Middle School

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Get $1 credit for every $25 spent!<p>$69.99 $1,199.75 94% off<p>by ATi Studios<p>(72)<p>choose type:<p>Mondly - Lifetime subscription (5 Languages) $69.99 $1,199.75 …

Language Learning

Mattress Firm Is Hiring A “Snoozetern” & It’s A Literal Dream Job

Do you love sleeping? Since you obviously answered “yes,” because sleep is the best thing on earth, I have one heck of a job listing for you: …


Guest Post: Peer Tutors Write About Their Summer School Experience Helping ELL Newcomers

<i>Editor’s Note: Kelsie Burnell, who worked in my classroom as an exceptional student teacher last year, taught summer school to our Newcomers over the</i> …


USA Baseball Online Education

USA Baseball Online Education provides online training courses and programs focused on key aspects of the game of baseball. This website is your …

Team USA

Happiness begets happiness

Demoralised teachers are ill-suited to deliver Delhi’s new curriculum to students.<p>Written by |<p>Teaching happiness and well-being as part of building …


Target Offers Teachers Discount For Classroom Supplies

It's no secret many teachers dig into their pockets to pay for classroom supplies each year. Target has a new way to help educators stretch those …


Parents turning to Google to help children learn as 'traditional skills are lost'

Parents are turning to the internet to help children learn new skills because they lack the knowledge to teach them, according to survey.<p>With summer …


Essential Tools For The Low Carbon Economy

Investigate global climate change policies and learn the essential skills organisations need to be financially competitive in a low carbon economy.


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Education Technology

Teach Mental Health

The program is a non-credit online course offered by the University of British Columbia, delivered on the <b>UBCx Online</b> platform. This is a self-paced …

Mental Health

English-Spanish World Cup ratings gap grew, ad spend shows language divides

Fox’s English-language ratings for the 2018 FIFA World Cup drew plenty of attention here for the declines from the 2014 tournament, but the …

Spanish Language

Creating and expanding innovative spaces

ALA Publishing <b>eLearning Solutions,</b> in collaboration with the <b>San José State University</b> School of Information, will host a new 12-week eCourse,</b> …


New session: Using Surveys to Improve Your Library Workshop

CHICAGO—ALA Publishing eLearning Solutions announces a new session of our popular workshop, Using Surveys to Improve Your Library with Emily Daly. …


Prezi Presents a Bright Future with Innovations, Purchases

“The best way to predict the future is to create it.”<p>Or in the case of Prezi...present it.<p>Prezi has announced that Prezi AR, an innovation that will …


ProctorU inks AI deal with Pearson - Birmingham Business Journal

By Tyler Patchen <br>– Health and Technology Reporter, Birmingham Business Journal<p>Jul 17, 2018, 1:21pm CDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jul 18, 2018, 11:49am CDT<p>ProctorU, the …

Birmingham, AL

The not-school movement that's helping young people re-engage with learning

Alternative schooling programs could deliver greater learning outcomes for young people who are struggling at school.

Australian Universities