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"This will revolutionize education!"

I definitely identify with this video by science educator Derek Muller from the Australian TV show Catalyst.

A few years ago I wrote “ 82 more words

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With Change Comes Frustration... and Learning

With the desire to encourage students to develop creativity and collaborative skills, a 4th grade team of teachers was willing to scrap a traditional project that had been implemented for years, relinquish control, and provide students with some autonomy over the demonstration of their knowledge. 507 more words

Ideas for using Peardeck & Google Drive in Your Classroom

This is reblogged from my post on FreeTech4Teachers

As more schools go 1:1, teachers often feel challenged to make their traditional lessons and activities more interactive. 96 more words

Education

Office 365 for Education, What You Need to Know and Don't Want to Hear

I have been using various versions of Microsoft education solutions since 2007. I am also quiet adept at developing online Sharepoint solutions for business processes, writing custom scripts to make accessing Microsoft resources easier, and by-passing much of the fake resources and security Microsoft has to offer. 1,162 more words

Educational Technology

What Role Will EdTech Play?

The digital age that we live in today has allowed companies and individuals to cure countless woes throughout society. Facebook has made reconnecting with high school friends easier and more feasible. 745 more words

Opinion

point solutions in education and an #edtechwishlist

Who solves the challenge of interoperability when educators are given a particular set of tools with which to work (i.e., PowerSchools + Canvas + Google Drive)? 165 more words

Educational Technology

Sir Ken Robinson On What Makes An Effective School

http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/sir-ken-robinson-on-creative-schools-transforming-education/

Sir Ken Robinson, an English author and adviser to governments on education, spoke with CBS on Tuesday about how schools can be more effective for students. 235 more words

Education