Rhonda Stewart, a sixth-grade teacher, writes in this blog post that she keeps literacy terms in mind by displaying a "word wall" in the classroom. "Having the terms on a wall that we continually add to keeps the words in front of us and reminds us of their place as literacy terms," she writes Full Story: 1/27/2015 Students at a New Jersey school have access to Spanish, Latin and Arabic courses. Other schools in the state are finding ways to offer languages, such…
How to minimize digital classroom distractions
Using technology in the classroom can also bring multiple distractions to students. As an educator, how can you confront this dilemma?
Not Your Typical Classroom: Live and Learn en Provence
If you want to learn French, properly, you will need to put some work in, but, as Dominic Bliss discovered, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy yourself at the same time.
Cybersecurity a must in curriculum in increasingly digital classrooms
An ability to responsibly navigate online threats is as critical as grasping life skills taught in home economics — and educators must learn, too.
How teachers and students are adjusting to the digital classroom
Technology can provide teachers with the ability to take individual learning styles into account
The digital classroom: how tech has changed the way we learn
Following a Forbes piece in which a teacher proclaims he avoids turning a computer on during class time, and that face-to-face is key I thought I’d explain why all that is wrong.
10 Awesome Ways to Use Flipgrid in Your Classroom [LIVE from ISTE]
Today’s show is a little bit different y’all. I spent some time with 10 educators talking about 10 awesome ways to use Flipgrid in your classroom [LIVE from ISTE] at the Flipgrid booth. You won’t want to miss the big updates Flipgrid announced at ISTE that Adam “Short-Shorts” Goldberg shares! The educators that stood up to speak shared some amazing tips on how to get the most out of Flipgrid in your classroom. From using it to encourage collaboration on projects, creating global…
Why I Flipped My Classroom
For more information on how to flip your classroom (flipping the classroom) go to: fizzedu.org To view answers to frequently asked questions go to Kat...
The rise of the digital classroom: why education technology is the next big thing in Kiwi innovation
Idealog goes back to school to find out how New Zealand is going to take advantage of the brand-new $100 billion tech-ed industry.
12 Can Maximize the Impact of Immersive Technology in the Classroom
Before Schools dive headfirst into innovative learning tools, administrators should invest in boosting their efficacy.
How Hands-On Technology Is Enhancing the Classroom Experience
The latest issue of EdTech focuses on how universities are using technology to bring the real world into classroom.
How to use digital badges in the classroom
ASCD author David Niguidula discusses using digital badges and portfolios as a teaching tool.
Digital literacy in the classroom. How important is it?
When preparing pupils for the world of work, digital literacy is essential. But what exactly is it? And, how can you apply it in your classroom?
Stewart Filmscreen Takes Aim at Install Market with Non-Tensioned Motorized ElectriScreens...
Stewart Filmscreen’s new line of Cima NT non-tensioned motorized projector screens will launch at InfoComm 2015 next week. Stewart says the new Cima NT above- or below-ceiling ElectriScreen models deliver the durability, image quality and aesthetics that Stewart is known far but at more competitive, budget-friendly price points. Designed and manufactured in the USA by …
What Digital and Social Learning Offer the Modern Classroom
A quick look around today’s modern classroom reveals a world unimaginable even a few short years ago. Digital learning has advanced in leaps and bounds, creating more varied and detailed learning opportunities in which students can immerse themselves. In classrooms today, you see interactive whiteboards with teacher-led tablet instructions, and even personal student devices …
How to Harness the Power of Digital Storytelling in the Classroom & Beyond
Linda Buturian discusses classroom and community best practices of digital storytelling in her e-book "The Changing Story"
TOP TIPS for Classroom Management in the Digital Age
Classroom Management in the Digital Age: Effective Practices for Technology-Rich Learning Spaces (2016) by Heather Dowd and Patrick Green Cross-posted from Learning Light Bulbs by Nate Gildart Get your own copy of Classroom Management in the Digital Age! The nature of classrooms has. The focus is teaching in the 1:1 environment, or in environments where kids are connected. not to mention teachers.
In the College Classroom, Why Print is Better Than Digital
As researchers in learning and text comprehension, our recent work has focused on the differences between reading print and digital media. While new forms of classroom technology like digital textbooks are more accessible and portable, it would be wrong to assume that students will automatically be better served by digital reading simply because they prefer it.
Top Digital Citizenship Resources For Your School or Classroom
Digital Citizenship Week is nearly here! Digital Citizenship is a hugely important factor to K-12 education, and it’s only becoming more and more imperative that students learn the ins and outs of…