Technology and Education

x While there are some nay-sayers who bring up some negative effects of technology on education in the classrooms, mainly budgetary reasons, using new technologies is the future of the education system. The following reasons should silence the nay-sayer and help them...

Tips for Teachers: Using Google Forms for Grading Rubrics

x This video was brought to you by Kevin Brookhouser, Google Apps Certified Trainer Google Forms have a number of use cases in the classroom. From polls to surveys, teachers can ask their students to fill out a Google Form to easily record information. Teachers can...

Assistive Technology: Enabling Dreams

x From voice-activated software to customized laptops, tech is changing the way disabled students communicate, learn, and play. Read more about these inspiring stories at Edutopia.org: http://www.edutopia.org/assistivetechnology x Rhonda talks about her assistive...

Educational Technology for Higher Ed. Instruction

x Academics are falling behind in utilizing emerging technologies in their teaching and research. Organizational shift is needed to reach upcoming students whose K-12 experience included a strong focus on new teaching paradigms and educational technologies.–...

Technology Integration in the Elementary Classroom

x Works Cited Cooper, J. (2014). Classroom teaching Skills (10th ed.). Belmont, CA: Wadsworth. Retrieved April 2016, from http://coursemate.cengage.com/CPReader/View/9781285087573/default.aspx?eISBN=9781285087573#514f4b43-668c-4df0-b969-d93f745a7a34 Foundation, G. L....

Introducing Amazon Machine Learning

x Amazon Machine Learning makes it easy for developers of all skill levels to use machine learning technology. Amazon Machine Learning is based on the same proven ML technology used by Amazon’s internal data scientists. The service guides you through the process of...

Why You Should Use Technology in Your Classroom

x In this digital story I am trying to convince all kindergarten teachers that they should use technology in their classrooms. I explain why technology should be used and give examples of how it can be used in a kindergarten class. Then I explain how teachers can...

Minnetonka Public Schools Foundation: Teacher Grants

x Each year, Minnetonka teachers submit grant requests for creative, educational ideas and programs they would like to implement for their students. Teacher Grants enhance all academic subject areas, technology, fine arts, early childhood education, special education...

TED-Ed

x Students are the future, but what’s the future for students? To arm them with the relevant, timeless skills for our rapidly changing world, we need to revolutionize what it means to learn. Education innovators like Dr. Sugata Mitra, visiting professor at MIT;...

TEDxToronto – Drew Dudley “Leading With Lollipops”

x TEDxToronto is the official TEDx conference for Toronto, Canada. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, it brings together the city’s foremost thought leaders, change makers and everyday people from each discipline and challenges them to deliver powerful,...

Grants in Education

x edn 303 class materials Video Rating: / 5 x Teachers at Timber Creek High School in Orange County received grants funded by Duke Energy through the Foundation for Orange County Public Schools. The engineering teachers led students through the process of designing...