Educator’s Guide to LiveBinders The way Educators teach and the way students learn has changed dramatically over the last several years. Instead of assigning worksheets, teachers are now assigning online projects that bring a richer environment of learning to the classroom. Instead of students putting together a folder with all their work and assignments to be shared with one person at a time, students are now creating e-portfolios to be shared with hundreds of people at once via social media. Education has gone digital.
Nineteen Ways for Students to Prepare for Flipped Classrooms – Flipped Learning Simplified In a flipped classroom, students typically interact with a short micro-video (flipped video) before class and then class time is transformed into an active place of engagement and learning. Some teachers think that students take to flipped learning quickly. However, since many students have been trained in how to learn passively, they need to have explicit instructions on how to learn differently in a flipped classroom. Below is a series of suggestions teachers may find helpful to hand out to students to prepare them for a flipped classroom. Dark Chocolate Chunk Skillet Cookie Everyone loves a chocolate chip cookie, right? And do you know what’s better than a chocolate chip cookie? A GIANT chocolate chip cookie. Massive. We are talking huge. I think chocolate chip cookies—warm and gooey—are one of life’s greatest comfort foods.
Unicode Text Converter This toy only converts characters from the ASCII range. Characters are only converted on a one-to-one basis, no combining characters (eg U+20DE COMBINING ENCLOSING SQUARE), many to one (eg ligatures), or context varying (eg Braille) transformations are done. Current true transforms: circled, negative circled, Asian fullwidth, math bold, math bold Fraktur, math bold italic, math bold script, math double-struck, math monospace, math sans, math sans-serif bold, math sans-serif bold italic, math sans-serif italic, parenthesized, squared, negative squared, and tagging text (invisible for hidden metadata tagging).
GCompris Educational Software After 7 months, we are proud to announce the new version of GCompris 0.61. One important change on the commercial side of GCompris. Bruno Coudoin is now replaced by Timothée Giet as the commercial entity. Timothée is a graphic artist with a long list of contributions on GCompris and in the KDE community. After 16 years of continuous development on GCompris, Bruno is willing to step down and gives the opportunity to a new team to bring the project forward.
GlobalizingGenZ Globalizing Gen Z - This site is intended to provide educators with resources to infuse their curriculum with activities and lessons to develop globally competent students. Curated by Kathy Beck, Instructional Technology Coordinator Last updated February 2015 Blendspace - Create lessons with digital content in 5 minutes Make mobile learning awesome! Student creation Share materials Free! Get our new app! Save time by using free lessons & activities created by educators worldwide!
Vertical Gardens Permaculture Courses by Frank Gapinski Making use of vertical wall space located in a sunny spot is a great way to grow your garden. In fact you don’t need pumps or complicated equipment to start growing your own vegetable garden. As long as you have a consistent amount of sunshine of around 6 hours per day and a collection of plastic drink containers and some ingenuity you can create a mini vegetable garden and have it self-water the system.
Computer Equipment Hygiene Infographic Do you know how clean your workplace computer equipment really is? Do you really want to know? Well the average workplace equipment can be 400 times dirtier than the average toilet seat. The number one reason why is individuals forget to wash their hands after using the toilet. And Then What? Part 5 of 5 in Homeschool Share's Lapbooking Series - Homeschool Share blog Over the past few months we have attempted to answer most of your lapbooking questions. What supplies do I need? Where do I find them? How do I make them?