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Reflection: ISTE 3 Model Digital-Age Work and Learning

Personalized Triggering Event Question: How can I effectively demonstrate and incorporate technology use into an elementary classroom in order for my students to become digitally fluent in today’s global and digital society? 535 more words

5. Learning Environment

One App to Explain Everything

One App to Explain Everything

Explained…

It is time to rethink your typical classroom presentations… think Explain Everything. This app allows teachers to create by providing an interactive whiteboard and a screencast tool in one place. 434 more words

Education

Where Computers and Classrooms Meet – Policy Successes and Struggles in South Korean Education Reform

By Charleen Chiong (@CNCharleen), University of Cambridge

The tides are turning in classrooms in South Korea. In the 1960s, a wave of industrialization swept the young republic, causing rapid economic and educational growth. 1,078 more words

Public Affairs, Administration And Policy

Seeking creativity

Posting number 10 of #29daysofwriting and todays post is a musing on creativity in schools.

Today I attended an IT event at my school where colleagues explained the EdTech journey the school has been on.   332 more words

Learning

Flipboard and Pocket: Cool content management & collaboration

Who doesn’t love #METC16? Two thousand tech savvy educators all in the same place in beautiful downtown St Charles, Missouri.

(Full disclosure. Haven’t left the conference center / hotel. 1,017 more words

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Google geo tools and elementary kids (that work for everybody)

I spent part of this morning spending time with Donnie Piercey. Donnie teaches grade school kids in Kentucky and is a Google genius. And he’s a social studies guy. 352 more words

Wiebe

2016 Bloomberg Report: What Recruiters Want

2016 Bloomberg Report

Today, Bloomberg published their 2016 report on what recruiters are looking for. Bloomberg ask over 1,200 recruiters from nearly 550 companies about the skills they are looking for  and the skills that are hardest to find. 248 more words