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Education Tech

5 tips for new, easy and affordable school edtech upgrades

April 5, 2017

Via: eSchool News

Waiting on a slow computer to load or update wastes valuable time and can detract from lessons and class time. However, shrinking budgets make it hard for schools to offer reliable computers and technology to students and teachers. Many school […]


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Teaching Math Without Words

April 3, 2017

Via: TeachThought

Now here’s an idea: teaching without words. That’s not such a stretch really. Modeling–demonstrating how to saw a board, shoot a free throw, or use a paintbrush–don’t require words at all. You can watch it done, and then attempt to […]


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A technology that’s thriving with rural students

March 31, 2017

Via: eCampus News

With an emphasis on flexibility and convenience, an innovative Georgia program is giving rural students—often working adults—new opportunities to pursue the jobs skills needed in today’s economy. The initiative, known as BlendFlex, is the brainchild of Central Georgia Technical College, […]


Education Tech

This new tool makes the flipped classroom more social

March 30, 2017

Via: eSchool News

Flipping your class by having students watch lecture videos for their homework can lead to richer discussions about the content, but only if students come to class prepared. And having them watch a video lecture at home “simply takes a […]


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Two Ways to Visually Show Classroom Noise

March 29, 2017

Via: Free Technology for Teachers

Bouncy Balls is a free online noise meter that shows students the volume of the noise in your classroom. Bouncy Balls does this by displaying a set of colorful bouncing balls on your screen. The louder your students are, the […]


Education Tech

Mobile learning converges with competency-based

March 28, 2017

Via: eCampus News

Today’s student expects their learning experience to be as mobile-centric as they are. DreamDegree is an educational experience that serves up course content to students in their individual learning style, when they are ready and where they spend the most […]


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You are a global educator. It’s time to start thinking like one

March 24, 2017

Via: eSchool News

It’s one thing for today’s students to connect with the world and to appreciate the diversity and significance of potential interactions through everyday, real-time interaction. It is a whole different challenge to be able to collaborate with learning partners across town […]


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5 ways to improve your school website design right now

March 23, 2017

Via: eSchool News

These days, before visiting your campus or even speaking to anyone on the phone, the first impression anyone will ever have with your school is via its website. When researching existing schools, the majority of people will automatically undertake in-depth […]


Education Tech

3 blossoming fields of study with massive potential

March 22, 2017

Via: eCampus News

As students become more concerned with leveraging their postsecondary education for entry into the job market, colleges and universities must look beyond traditional fields of study to ones that directly lead to future-ready careers. Future-ready, or future-proof, careers refer to […]


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Why is data science so hot right now?

March 20, 2017

Via: eCampus News

The rising cost of college tuition against the backdrop of a challenging job market brings new meaning to the question “What do you want to be when you grow up?” Once a question of endearment for the young and imaginative, […]