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There are some major education technology trends that are disrupting the current education model. Here's the breakdown.
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It’s been a long, long school year between hurricanes, snow, and days off from school. Many parts of the nation won’t be getting out on time this year.
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Our pals at Learnist wanted to alert you to some of their favorite online resources to inspire writers of all skill levels.
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What kind of stake do the world's richest business magnates have in education? The answer to that question involves cutting-edge research, for-profit empires and schools on multiple continents.
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Drug and alcohol awareness is an issue that affects students, families, and society in general. It is critical to be aware of the issues surrounding alcohol and drug abuse.
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Administrators often ask how to best utilize their staff meeting time to promote best instructional practices and improve professional development. Here are a few handfuls that could help them out.
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Learnist and Edudemic have teamed up to bring you some useful resources for motivating students, encouraging discussion, and more!
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If you were a professor giving instruction in a lecture hall, could you measure learning of the whole class at only 30 seconds? Probably not. Classroom clickers definitely have their advantages, especially in large classrooms. Classroom clickers can help to increase classroom participation they offer a convenient way to give both students and teachers feedback.
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This week’s Featured Ten Learnist boards are dedicated to African-American history month. These boards showcase African Americans who have or are currently impacting American society, including one short board that argues against African American history month, stating that historians and the public should be attentive to African American perspective in all renditions of history every day--that a month should be unnecessary.
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If I had anything to say to anyone else, it would be this: if you want to show your students you care, if you want to try to be a better teacher, consider getting your electronic toes wet.
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There is a laser-like focus on cool tools and apps these days. Eric Patnoudes encourages you to take a step back and take time to focus on skills.
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For mobile learning and teaching to be effective, teachers have to help students to use cell phones wisely. It is up to the teachers how to use cell phones as tools for learning.
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Those who have been using technology, in some form, have a few tech tips you should know about. For example, your grandma could be of service.
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There's no way we can compete with a shiny new device when it comes to reading. So, Jason Singer asks the big question: have books jumped the shark?