The new FIET is born, the place to compare and learn projects that link education an technology, both in Catalonia as in the rest of the World (The International Forum on Education and Technology, for transformative learning
"The American Academy of Pediatrics and the Canadian Society of Pediatrics state infants aged 0-2 years should not have any exposure to technology, 3-5 years be restricted to one hour per day, and 6-18 years restricted to 2 hours per day (AAP 2001/13, CPS 2010). Children and youth use 4-5 times the recommended amount of technology, with serious and often life threatening consequences (Kaiser Foundation 2010, Active Healthy Kids Canada 2012)."
If for any reasons you do not want to upload your classroom videos to YouTube and are looking for another free hosting video that can allow you to upload and share your videos Google Drive is one of your best options. Only few Google Drive users know that there is a functionality in Google Drive that enables anyone with a Google Drive account to instantly upload their videos and after the upload you can get an embed code to integrate your video anywhere on the web. Here is how you can do it.
Davis is one of my favorite go-to people in ed tech. She always shares great resources and offers tons of creative and thoughtful ideas to not just integrate tech with ed, but to improve learning across the board.
Davis offers a descriptive paragraph for each of the top 10, highlighting what appeals to her about each one. Click on the headline or the image above to go to the article's webpage. Links to all blog posts are located there.
Titles of the blog posts:
1. 6 Scaffolding Strategies to Use with Your Students
2. Teach with Your iPhone: Apps to Use in the Classroom
3. Doing it Differently: Tips for Teaching Vocabulary
4. Say What? 5 Ways to Get Students to Listen
5. Kids Speak Out on Student Engagement
6. 20 Ideas for Engaging Projects
7. 8 Tips and Tricks to Redesign Your Classroom
8. Top 5 iPad Apps for Teaching Across All Content Areas
9. 5 Quick Classroom Management Tips for Novice Teachers
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Slate Magazine Educational Technology Is Making Achievement Gaps Even Bigger Slate Magazine While technology has often been hailed as the great equalizer of educational opportunity, a growing body of evidence indicates that in many cases, tech is...
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