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In many districts around the country, students endure long commutes to and from school - sometimes as much as 90 minutes! Educators are beginning to consider equipping school buses with wireless Internet connections to help extend the classroom beyo…

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Jul 29, 15

Windows 10 is finally here, and your computer will automatically prompt you to upgrade. But if you’d rather start fresh, you can do a clean install—you just need to follow a few steps in the right order.http://lifehacker.com/5983652/how-to... via Po…

Jul 29, 15

After using the ASUS Chromebook Flip C100 I’m left with just two questions: 1) Why doesn’t every school provide one for every student? The Chromebook Flip would save schools money and provide a more effective learning tool then 20th century alternat…

Jul 29, 15

The Gooru recently posted “4 Tips for Making Professional Looking Google Documents.” Here are a few more tips for using Google Docs for professional looking documents. Using the “Table” menu insert a table to organize the content on the page. via Po…

Jul 29, 15

As an Instructional Technology Facilitator, I have the immense privilege of seeing my school from a pretty unique perspective. via Pocket

Jul 29, 15

The terracotta brickwork of the Great Wall of China transfixes a group of students, who reach out to touch the stone in front of them. But these children are not in east Asia. Instead, they’ve been magically transported to the historic monument by a…

Jul 29, 15

There are times when you simply need to add a bit of math into a document or graph a bit of data. By default, Google Drive doesn't offer either functionality. However, it only requires a bit of poking around the official add ons to find a tool ready…

Jul 29, 15

Introverts are students who are bright and capable of communicating, but class discussions feel unnatural or uncomfortable for them. Sharing via technology is more comfortable, and it can benefit all students since everyone is heard. via Pocket

Jul 29, 15

You are what you do every day. Simply put, the habits of an excellent educator are that they have positive habits, and students are usually the central focus. When I become intentional about my own habits, I level up my performance. The Power of Hab…

Jul 29, 15

It is common knowledge that an array of technological advancements have made many medical miracles a reality over the centuries. The ways in which technologies are being applied to solve medical problems is accelerating at an ever-more-rapid pace. v…

Jul 29, 15

As schools chase the one-to-one dream, students weigh in on tech in the classroom. The EdTech in the United States Infographic presents interesting stats and facts about the usage of digital devices and educational technology in U.S. schools. via Po…

Jul 29, 15

If, in response to a life event, you’ve ever felt heat in the face, tightness in the chest, deep fatigue, an upset stomach or a craving for junk food, you know what stress feels like in your body. via Pocket

Jul 29, 15

July 29, 2015 We spent sometime during the last weekend sifting through our archive of educational tools we covered in the past and decided to bring to the forefront the titles below. via Pocket

Jul 29, 15

Have you gotten through all the important tasks you need or hope to get done today? Neither have I. Yet with ever-more-loaded schedules, tight deadlines, and the constant flow of new opportunities, most of us are working longer, trying to fit it all…

Jul 29, 15

There are many punitive and reward actions taken and given in education to try to teach students about professionalism and life skills. Many teachers thrive on wielding the power of grade reduction to make this point and in doing so often misalign g…

Jul 29, 15

The marketer, the sales rep, the CFO. These are the indispensable levers that help creative work get to the world. via Pocket

Jul 29, 15

VideoNot.es allows students to take notes while watching videos. This tool is fantastic in a flipped, blended, or online classroom as students can have their typed notes automatically time-stamped to the video. Because VideoNot. via Pocket

Jul 29, 15

Sharing files in Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides is crucial to collaboration, but it’s important to maintain confidentiality by setting the appropriate file-sharing permissions. via Pocket

Jul 29, 15

Space exploration, whether it be through telescopes watching the skies or probes sent to far away planets, is the culmination of thousands of people’s work, collaborating together to solve the innumerable problems that arise when you try to reach be…

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