Google for Education: Save time and stay connected For Education Spark learning with G Suite for Education A suite of free productivity tools to help students and teachers interact seamlessly and securely across devices. Get G Suite for Education What’s included A full suite of educational tools for your school. Manage your classroom with ease Create classes, distribute assignments, give quizzes, send feedback, and see everything in one place. Administer with confidence Add students, manage devices, and configure security and settings so your data stays safe. Communicate your way Connect with email, chat, and video conference. Collaborate anywhere Co-edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations in real time. Manage all your tasks Build to-do lists, create task reminders, and schedule meetings. Google Classroom Google Classroom streamlines assignments, boosts collaboration, and fosters seamless communication to make teaching more productive and meaningful. Collaborate anytime, anywhere, on any device Benefits for your institution cloud_done Easy build book
Bloomin' Apps This page gathers all of the Bloomin' Apps projects in one place.Each image has clickable hotspots and includes suggestions for iPad, Android, Google and online tools and applications to support each of the levels of Bloom's Revised Taxonomy.I have created a page to allow you to share your favorite online tool, iOS, or Android app with others. Cogs of the Cognitive Processes I began to think about the triangular shape of Bloom's Taxonomy and realized I thought of it a bit differently.Since the cognitive processes are meant to be used when necessary, and any learner goes in and out of the each level as they acquire new content and turn it into knowledge, I created a different type of image that showcased my thoughts about Bloom's more meaningfully.Here is my visual which showcases the interlocking nature of the cognitive processes or, simply, the "Cogs of the Cognitive Processes". IPAD APPS TO SUPPORT BLOOM'S REVISED TAXONOMYassembled by Kathy Schrock Bloom's and SAMR: My thoughts
“50 of the best teaching & learning apps for 2016” plus 12 other resources re: tools 50 of the best teaching & learning apps for 2016 — from teachthought.com Excerpt: What are the best teaching and learning apps for 2016? Every year, we put together a collection of what we believe are the best teaching and learning apps for that year. This year, we were asked by the good folks at Easelly (the infographic and visual data platform) to create a collection of resources that while including their apps, would curate a lot of good stuff teachers would benefit from in 2016. 6 ed tech tools to try in 2016 — from cultofpedagogy.com by Jennifer Gonzalez About a year ago, I published an e-book called the Teacher’s Guide to Tech. In the process, I discovered some tools that I absolutely fell in love with, and I wanted to share them with you here. Let’s take a look. Visit Shakespeare’s London at FIU’s new virtual reality facility — from cec.fiu.edu It’s 1598, and you’re on your way to the Globe Theater to watch one of Shakespeare’s plays. Codespark.org Codemonkey Addendum on 2/1/16:
Keeping Up with New Tools There are hundreds and hundreds of web-based tools available! There seem to be a dozen or more new tools online every day! Here are some of the newest ones that I'm exploring (from my Pinterest boards):Donna BaumbachWebTools-New 2 Me!Follow On Many of these have potential for increasing our own productivity, for enhancing our teaching, for organizing our information resources and/or for helping students learn. As I read and find good things I use Diigo, a social bookmarking tool, to keep track of them.You can see them all here, but here are my most recent Diigo-bookmarked sites tagged with Web 2.0:Auntytech's Favorite Links on web2.0 from Diigo and here are the most recent Diigo bookmarks from the Teaching and Learning with Web 2.0 group:Best content in Teaching and Learning with Web 2.0 | Diigo - Groups and, although not specifically tagged with Web 2.0, you'll find many useful tools in the Teacher-Librarian Diigo group.
The 26 Best Websites to Learn Incredibly Useful New Skills By Ryan Robinson Updated December 10, 2015. Online education tools are completely changing the way we learn. With little more than an internet connection needed, these websites are empowering millions of people from around the world, to build their skills, launch businesses, and create meaningful changes in their lives. Here are my top picks for the best websites to learn powerful new skills, right now. 1. CreativeLive broadcasts free live classes with the world's top experts in photography, business, design, craft, and audio. 2. Connect with experienced professionals in any industry, for 10 minutes of free, 1-on-1 advice over video chat. 3. A free personal coaching and goal-tracking app with access to over 750+ personal coaches and a vibrant community to help you define and achieve your goals. 4. edX Join over 5 million learners in highly actionable online classes backed by Harvard, MIT, and other prestigious universities & organizations from around the world. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13.
Una app gratuita con juegos de matemáticas para niños Animal Math Toddler Games es una app gratuita para iOS que propone a los padres pasar un momento entretenido con los pequeños de la casa, jugando con las matemáticas. Muchos colores, dibujos y música pegadiza encontrarán en esta app que promete ayudar a los niños a aprender sin darse cuenta. Cuenta con diferentes grados de dificultad, según la edad de los pequeños y las habilidades que los padres o maestros desean que vayan desarrollando. Por ejemplo, hay juegos para identifiquen y vayan reconociendo los números. Tendrán que poner determinado número en una cesta, elegir el que se les indique entre un grupo, colocarlos en orden, seguir una secuencia, etc. Hay algunas opciones que permiten personalizar la dinámica de los juegos, además de un sistema de recompensa para animar a los niños a participar. La app está en inglés, pero con la ayuda de los padres o algún responsable que les indique la dinámica del juego, podrán realizarlo sin problemas.
Best Websites for Teaching & Learning Best Websites for Teaching & Learning honors websites, tools, and resources of exceptional value to inquiry-based teaching and learning. Sites recognized foster the qualities of innovation, creativity, active participation, and collaboration. They are free, web-based sites that are user friendly and encourage a community of learners to explore and discover. The Landmark Websites are honored due to their exemplary histories of authoritative, dynamic content and curricular relevance. They are free, web-based sites that are user-friendly and encourage a community of learners to explore and discover and provide a foundation to support 21st-century teaching and learning. Landmark Websites for Teaching & Learning 2018-2019 Best Websites for Teaching & Learning Committee Stacy Brown Elizabeth Kahn Joy Millam Maria Muhlbauer Floyd Pentlin Leslie Preddy Kathryn Salmela Deborah Schiano Karen Scott Krista Welz Sherry Gick, Chair Phoebe Warmack, Board Liaison Jennifer Habley, Staff Liaison
ALA Recommended Websites | Offices of the American Library Association List of recommended and award-winning websites and online resources for all ages, including apps and social media, along with privacy and safety guidelines. For Children | For Families, Parents | For Students (of all ages) | For Librarians and Educators | This page is compiled by the ALA Library. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. For a list of upcoming event dates, see ALA's Celebration Weeks & Promotional Events 2016, including: Teen Tech Week - March 6-12, 2016 Choose Privacy Week - May 1-7, 2016 The ALA Online Store at supports the reading events and programs listed here - including Choose Privacy Week, Teen Tech Week - with digital art and banners. The Digital Library Operations & Services, Digital Content, Digital Downloads, Systems and Technologies, and Web Sites sections of the ALA Online Store quickly link to ALA's own print books, e-books, eCourses, and webinars on these subjects. Games and Gaming in Libraries at WorldCat.org For Children
Top 5 Unexpected Apps for STEM Education - StratoStar STEM Education Blog In today’s world, we use apps for everything from managing our bank accounts to expressing our thoughts via tweets, so why not use them for our STEM education projects? StratoStar has compiled a list of our top 5 favorite apps will make tracking, solving equations, and creating reports simpler. 1. WolframAlpha This genius app focuses on mathematics, statistics, chemistry, and engineering. 2. All the core curriculum subject areas are covered by this innovative app. 3. Take advantage of this interactive periodic table. 4. Exploriments is an interactive science app that provides students with simulation-based learning units. 5. This app was made for a younger crowd, but can still be fun for all ages. The Benefits of Using Apps For Learning So why use an app? Would you like to learn more about engaging students in STEM education?
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