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The 1-minute guide to good conference presentations

The 1-minute guide to good conference presentations | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it

Nicky Hockly: I’ve attended a lot of conferences this year. Attending talks and plenaries is a wonderful opportunity for my own professional development, and I often get to see excellent presenters in action.
During the past few months, I’ve been keeping notes on what makes some of these conference presentations so engaging (and others less so). Here’s a 1-minute guide to being a good conference presenter.


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Welcome, Educators!

Welcome, Educators! | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
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Welcome, Educators!

 

This site was created for you, to inform you, to assist you in your own professional development, and for you to see new ideas or applications that you might be able to use in your instruction! Yes, it's all about you. 

 

Thank you for giving a lasting gift of learning to each of your students.

 

As Christa McAuliffe said, "I touch the future, I teach."

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With Tech Taking Over in Schools, Worries Rise

With Tech Taking Over in Schools, Worries Rise | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Parent groups and privacy advocates are challenging the practices of an industry built on data collection, and California has passed wide-ranging legislation protecting students’ personal information.
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About 5 Million Google Account Credentials Dumped Online | Change YOUR Passwords!

About 5 Million Google Account Credentials Dumped Online | Change YOUR Passwords! | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
A database containing usernames and passwords for almost five million Google accounts emerged on a Russian forum late on September 9. The user dumpin...

 

The user dumping the information on Bitcoin Security board uses the online alias “tvskit” and says that although not all the entries are valid, more than 60% of them should be working; all passwords are provided in plain text.

It is unclear how the information was collected, but the most plausible theory is that the attacker(s) gathered the details through phishing and different forms of data exfiltration, such as the use of infostealing malware.



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Gust MEES's curator insight, September 15, 9:21 AM

CHANGE YOUR PASSWORDS!!!


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EDpuzzle - prepare a video for your lessons

EDpuzzle - prepare a video for your lessons | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Make any video your lesson. Edit a video by cropping it, adding your voice or embedding questions. Then, track your students with powerful hassle-free analytics.

 


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tom jackson's curator insight, August 27, 5:45 AM

Yes, Barb's insights are right on target.  I have been using EdPuzzle and find it easy to use and providing a complete package for teachers who want to ascertain which students viewed the video, answered the embedded questions, which questions were answered correctly or what did they understand from the video!   Highly recommend.

tom jackson's curator insight, August 27, 5:45 AM

Yes, Barb's insights are right on target.  I have been using EdPuzzle and find it easy to use and providing a complete package for teachers who want to ascertain which students viewed the video, answered the embedded questions, which questions were answered correctly or what did they understand from the video!   Highly recommend.

Miguel Paul Trijaud Calderón's curator insight, September 1, 3:04 AM

Edpuzzle -> Add voice or embed questions to ease your students understanding. 

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Academic Sponge Activities

Academic Sponge Activities | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
A "sponge activity" is a lesson soaking up precious time that would otherwise be lost. Hint: it should be fun as well as educational.
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The All-Time Top Ten Most Popular Q & A Posts!

The All-Time Top Ten Most Popular Q & A Posts! | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
I share links to The All-Time Top Ten Most Popular Q & A Posts!
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8 Great STEM Apps For Younger Students | Edudemic

8 Great STEM Apps For Younger Students | Edudemic | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
When I think of STEM – especially the science and engineering arms of the equation – I too often think of the higher end, more complicated stuff. The cool, hands-on science experiments involving fire and acidic liquids. Building and programming robots. Unfortunately, this thought process often yields activities that are either too complicated or not …
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Teaching Strategies to Promote Critical Thinking

Teaching Strategies to Promote Critical Thinking | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Teaching Strategies to Promote Critical Thinking
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In U.S., 70% Favor Federal Funds to Expand Pre-K Education

In U.S., 70% Favor Federal Funds to Expand Pre-K Education | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
In the U.S., 70% of Americans favor using federal money to make sure high-quality preschool education programs are available for all children. Americans view pre-K education as important, but less so than other education levels.
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Let's get this accomplished for all preschool children--and for America's future!

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Students' Help-Seeking Strategies Offer Clues for Educators

Students' Help-Seeking Strategies Offer Clues for Educators | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Researchers say teachers and policymakers can learn a lot about students' mindsets and school climate by watching how students get the help they need in class.
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How to Engage Underperforming Students

How to Engage Underperforming Students | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Guided by research, educators at Cochrane Collegiate have homed in on ten top teaching methods, and teachers receive weekly PD to help them implement the practices.
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How writing in every class helps build connections

How writing in every class helps build connections | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Imagine this: You are a seventh-grader. School is probably one of the last things on your mind. You are taking six different subjects with six different te
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One Teacher Lets Students Prove They’re Trustworthy With Devices

One Teacher Lets Students Prove They’re Trustworthy With Devices | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Meet a teacher who's ready to shift responsibility to her low-income students.
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Developing the Whole Leader

Developing the Whole Leader | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
How much focus does a district place on the development of and value for integrity, perseverance, courage, reflection, kindness and empathy?
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Islamic State group issues new curriculum in Iraq

Islamic State group issues new curriculum in Iraq | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
BAGHDAD (AP) — The extremist-held Iraqi city of Mosul is set to usher in a new school year. But unlike years past, there will be no art or music.
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YoouKids | Sync educational YouTube videos to children's tablets, PCs and TV

YoouKids | Sync educational YouTube videos to children's tablets, PCs and TV | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it

From the playroom to the classroom or homework desk, YoouKids brings the benefits of YouTube's selection of educational videos safely into the hands of tots and K12 youngsters, and helps grown ups refresh and sync them remotely to kids’ mobile devices, tablets, iPods, TVs


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, July 12, 12:51 AM

This looks like a useful tool if you have or are working with younger learners. You can create a playlist for them to access through their iPad.

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"Come and Play, Everything's A-OK" in the Responsive Classroom

"Come and Play, Everything's A-OK" in the Responsive Classroom | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
The Responsive Classroom approach is founded on the idea that social-emotional growth and academic improvement are equally important and that learning occurs through social interaction.
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Use Video Messaging Apps To Enhance Your eLearning Experience - eLearning Industry

Use Video Messaging Apps To Enhance Your eLearning Experience - eLearning Industry | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Complement your curriculum with video messaging apps such as Vidopop for a richer online education experience. Enhance Your eLearning Experience
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30 Attributes of Next Gen Learning

30 Attributes of Next Gen Learning | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
September 9, 2014. Tom Vander Ark shares his predictions for how learning will improve by 2020 with 10 successes, 10 LX & 10 system attributes.
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New Teacher Survival Guide

New Teacher Survival Guide | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Teaching Channel wants to help teachers as they begin their career in education. In this series find the videos, blogs, and other resources that will walk you through the steps you’ll need to take before the first day of school.
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Classroom Management: Resource Roundup

Classroom Management: Resource Roundup | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Looking for information on guiding classroom communities, minimizing disruptions, and developing class routines to help students stay engaged and focused on learning? This resource collection is packed with useful tips, tools, and advice.
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Using Webb's Depth of Knowledge to Increase Rigor

Using Webb's Depth of Knowledge to Increase Rigor | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Norman Webb's Depth of Knowledge Levels is a system that categorizes tasks according to the complexity of thinking required to successfully complete them.
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What the best education systems are doing right

What the best education systems are doing right | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
What can Americans learn from the two most successful education cultures in the world?
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Meeting Registration: More Strategies for Setting up a Brain-Friendly Classroom | InstantPresenter Web Conferencing, Video Conferencing and Meeting Service

Meeting Registration: More Strategies for Setting up a Brain-Friendly Classroom | InstantPresenter Web Conferencing, Video Conferencing and Meeting Service | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
Meeting Registration: More Strategies for Setting up a Brain-Friendly Classroom - Video Conferencing, Web Conferencing, Meeting and Webcast Service. Produce your own high quality online meetings, with video conferencing, web conferencing, video meetings, registration service, surveys, PayPal Integration and more. Try it free for two weeks!
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What online tutoring programs can do for kids

What online tutoring programs can do for kids | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
They're cheaper and more convenient that in-person tutoring sessions, but do they work?
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15 Early Education Apps That Are COPPA-Compliant

15 Early Education Apps That Are COPPA-Compliant | Teach-ologies | Scoop.it
15 Early Education Apps That Are COPPA-Compliant
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