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Daniel Foreman

Technology Integration Specialist

Blended Learning: A Disruptive Innovation [INFOGRAPHIC] #edtech #edutech. Twitter for Education. Learn. EDM-LA-Brief-Draft_4_10_12c.pdf (application/pdf Object) CompThinking.pdf (application/pdf Object) Ahead. Lifehacker, tips and downloads for getting things done.

Google Cloud Print: It's Actually Awesome, and Here's How to Set It Up. Educational Technology Bill of Rights for Students. The following are what I believe are the rights of all student to have with regards to using technology as an educational tool, written as a student to their teacher:

Educational Technology Bill of Rights for Students

Using Google Sites Webinar - Google Apps Iowa. Self-grading multiple-choice tests with Google Docs  I don’t have much love for multiple-choice tests — either for administering them or for taking them — but as a teacher, the format was sometimes required by my administration, and was sometimes useful for simple prove-that-you-read-it quizzes.

Self-grading multiple-choice tests with Google Docs 

Google Docs didn’t help me love them, but it did help me never grade them. Here’s how: (1) Go to Google Docs. If you don’t have a google account, you’ll have to set one up, but if you already use GMail or GReader or any of the other apps, you just need to log in. (2) In the upper-left corner, open the New drop-down menu and select Form. (3) You should now have a blank form. . (4) Open the selection box for Question Type and select text. . (5) At the top-left of the page, click Add question and select Multiple choice to create the first test question. . (6) Type your question in the box next to Question Title. Learning And Study. Web 2.0 Workshop. Blogs, wikis, Webcasts, podcasts, RSS feeds, social networks . . . they're all a part of what has come to be known as Web 2.0.

Web 2.0 Workshop

Workshop author Vicki Davis is a classroom teacher who has been recognized for her innovative classroom practices using Web 2.0. Animoto Overview of Web 2.0 Tools. Membership, NETS Standards, Books, Journals and Professional Development for Teachers. The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®) is the premier nonprofit organization for educators and education leaders committed to empowering connected learners in a connected world.

Membership, NETS Standards, Books, Journals and Professional Development for Teachers

Home to the ISTE Conference and Expo and the widely adopted ISTE Standards for learning, teaching and leading in the digital age, the association represents more than 100,000 professionals worldwide. Classroom Tech Learning, Education, PC, Mac, iPad, Bloom’s Taxonomy – Office of Educational Technology (OET)

Welcome to the Office of Educational Technology!

Office of Educational Technology (OET)

The Office of Educational Technology (OET), in the Office of the Secretary, provides leadership for transforming education through the power of technology. OET develops national educational technology policy and advocates for the transition from print-based to digital learning. OET supports the President’s and Secretary’s ConnectED Initiative by: Promoting equity of access by ensuring a device for every learner and connecting all schools to broadband internet.Supporting powered-up educators and a robust ecosystem of entrepreneurs and innovators.Leading cutting-edge research in learning analytics and data to provide new types of evidence and customize and improve learning.

Connect with the Office of Educational Technology. Web 2.0 Tools for Schools. Open Education. Learning Theory. Mrs.dietz. Home. Untitled.


Education Reform. 2¢ Worth. Listen A few weeks ago I worked and attended North Carolina's ISTE affiliate conference. I opened the NCTIES conference with a breakfast keynote address and Marc Prensky closed it with a luncheon keynote the next day. Sadly, I missed the second day of the conference. I would first offer some constructive criticism to NCTIES , and to all such ed-tech conferences across the nation and around the world. You do a fabulous job of offering dynamic learning experiences for teachers who are new to teaching or new to utilizing contemporary information and communication technologies in their classrooms. The only idea I can think of is to have one or two session rooms devoted to unconference topics. RSA Animate - Changing Education Paradigms. Charles Leadbeater: Education innovation in the slums.

Sugata Mitra: The child-driven education. Tim Berners-Lee on the next Web. Tim Berners-Lee: The year open data went worldwide. The Internet in 1969. Thomas Suarez: A 12-year-old app developer. The LEO business computer: 6,000 valves, 2KB memory, one happy birthday (video) The world's first business computer just had a blow-out bash to celebrate the 60th year since its inception, courtesy of some timely sponsorship from Google.

The LEO business computer: 6,000 valves, 2KB memory, one happy birthday (video)

LEO was your classic room-filling clunkfest, built by British food manufacturer Lyons to help process its payroll and accounts. It was born at a time when the advancements made at Bletchley Park were still top secret, and when -- according to a 1954 issue of the Economist -- there were still people who did not believe in the "desirability of introducing anything as esoteric as electronics into business routine. " Your ride to a bygone era awaits right after the break. Comments. Evolution Web 1.0, Web 2.0 to Web 3.0. World Wide Web in Plain English. Digitalwritingworkshop - home. Digital Writing Workshop - Digital Writing, Digital Teaching. Dear Educator: Tomorrow (well, technically today by the time I am done writing this) is the second annual Digital Learning Day.

Digital Writing Workshop - Digital Writing, Digital Teaching

Cool. I’m all for digital learning, as the title of my blog implies. But, as we prepare for the onslaught of tweets, blog posts, videos, webinars, and other celebrations, it is worth exploring the definition of “digital learning” that the group is promoting, as well as the background of the Alliance for Excellent Education’s president, Bob Wise. Webinars – Google Apps for Education.