ShareTweet There’s a reason teachers like Google tools. They’re free, easy to use, and you already have an account on basically all of them. Add in the fact that Google is making a huge push into the world of teacher tools and you quickly realize it’s a good time to be a teacher. There are …
Are teachers using digital resources to enhance learning? According to this infographic found on teachbytes looking at how educators are using technology. Want to help teachers in your district fully utilize technology? Find out more about Atomic Learning!
One of my favorite features of Google Drive is Google Forms. If you’re unfamiliar with this, think of it as a way to create quick surveys that can be used for a number of applications. Google automatically aggregates this data into a Google Spreadsheet, making forms a great way to quickly collect and share information. …
This computer programming app is so easy to use that even a kindergartener can do it. Researchers in Massachusetts have created a basic computer coding app that they say is the first designed specifically for children as young as 5.
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Can we use Twitter to enhance teaching and learning? This presentation explores how we can use Twitter before, during and after classroom learning to engage and inspire students to reflect, discuss, collaborate and learn.
ShareTweet You know that Educational Technology is quite the thing. You want to join those conversations in the staff room or at parents’ evening. But you’re not quite sure… what’s the difference between a MOOC and an OER. Adaptive learning or individualised learning? Trying to keep up can make you feel like the dunce in …
tablets loom increasingly large on the horizon in many places [also available in Thai] Recent headlines from places as diverse as Kenya ("6,000 primary schools picked for free laptop project") and California ("Los Angeles plans to give 640,000 students free iPads") are just two announcements among many which highlight the increasing speed and scale by which portable computing devices (laptops, tablets) are being rolled out in school systems all over the world. Based on costs alone -- and the cos
Die Stadt Köln legt ein neues Konzept zur Ausstattung ihrer Schulen vor: Künftig sollen Schülern nicht mehr Computerarbeitsplätze, sondern portable Tablet-PCs zur Verfügung stehen. Acht Einrichtungen sammeln derzeit Erfahrungen.
Mobile technology is changing learning internationally, often without fancy gadgets. Recognizing the creative learning strategies being implemented in developing countries could help expand thinking in the U.S and inform ongoing discussions about how to best use technology to deepen learning.