Tag: technology

Education Tech

Spotting Trends and Delivering Data to Connect Edtech Tools With Educator Needs

October 19, 2017

Via: Ed Surge

Data’s influence on modern education is immense; it drives policies, impacts funding—it even affects decisions about which tools and services edtech companies create for educators. And when it comes to helping edtech entrepreneurs understand those educators, Amy Rambo believes she […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

11 advantages of online learning software in higher ed

October 18, 2017

Via: eCampus News

There has never been a more exciting time to be associated with the education field. New technologies are allowing teachers and administrators to re-imagine pedagogical processes that have remained relatively static for hundreds of years. Innovative new approaches, bolstered by […]

Education Tech, News

New AI tool helps teachers tackle math

October 17, 2017

Via: eSchool News

As the new school year begins, elementary school teachers are now able to access a new, free online artificial intelligence (AI) tool designed to strengthen their math instruction and help students learn at higher levels. The IBM Foundation announced the […]

Education Tech

Virtual and Interactive Resources for Science Teachers

October 13, 2017

Via: Free Technology for Teachers

Virtual labs have come a long way in recent years. While nothing compares to completing a hands-on lab in an actual science classroom, sometimes it isn’t possible. Cost and access to equipment are possible obstacles. Other barriers include location. As […]

Education Tech

New book argues tech might not always be best for engaging students

October 11, 2017

Via: Education Dive

The new book backs up the argument that as technology becomes more widely available, professional development for teachers on how to best integrate devices, apps and other digital tools into teaching is necessary. With schools increasing their emphasis on social-emotional […]

Education Tech

Top 22 Google Apps for Teachers Using Android

October 11, 2017

Via: Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

For those of you using Android, here is a collection of some of the best Google Apps you may want to try out in your instruction. Almost all of these apps are free. Some of the things you can do […]

Continuous Development, Educational Forms

Researcher: AI won’t replace teachers

October 11, 2017


Despite the growth of online learning and increasingly complex artificial intelligence, it’s highly unlikely that the teaching profession will be taken over by robots anytime soon. The teacher shortages in many states alone should serve as ample indication that the […]

Education Tech

5 New Things You Can Do in Google Classroom This School Year

October 6, 2017

Via: Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

If you are using Google Classroom in your instruction, you may want to keep updated with its latest releases especially the ones launched last month.  Classroom Help has this page where new updates are posted regularly. In today’s post, we […]

Education Tech

What Is The Future Of Data In Education?

September 18, 2017

Via: TeachThought

Data is both a catalyst and a burden for most educators. Data-driven instruction is an older idea that finally soaked into general K-12 education reform in the United States within the last decade, now operating as data teams and PLCs […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

As technologies progress, an old higher ed focus continues

September 7, 2017

Via: eCampus News

The beginning of fall semester is always the most intellectual fertile time in my academic year.  I approach the classroom from a rested viewpoint.  I am able to think in more big-picture terms, to apply a theoretical lens to my […]