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New Review EdTech Tuesdays: Be a Connected Educator with Billy Krakower
"Best advice would be, 'Get on Twitter!'" Consider the input of technology instructor Billy Krakower in an interview from the 2014 ISTE conference, who discusses the importance of brainstorming ideas with teachers around the world and becoming a connected educator.
1 min Pre-K - Higher Ed Classroom Support CCSS: Adaptable
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: What is EdSurge? with Mary Jo Madda
Discover the EdTech news organization that seeks to unite entrepreneurs, investors, and educators: EdSurge. Associate editor Mary Jo Madda discusses all that EdSurge has to offer, including reporting on the latest trends in education, a "Great Tools Roundup", and an extensive professional development guide.
5 mins Pre-K - Higher Ed Classroom Support
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: The Vision Behind SXSWedu with Ron Reed
Interested in learning about new opportunities to grow and improve as an educator? Join Jennifer as she interviews the founder of South by Southwest edu, Ron Reed, who explains the vision behind this international conference and the impact it has had on the education community.
3 mins Pre-K - Higher Ed Classroom Support
New Review PD Course: Evernote for Educators
Take down a note, grab something from the Web, take a picture... and then access any of these things on multiple devices with Evernote! You can even get your students in on this magic. Find out how to use Evernote as an educator by watching this video.
K - 12th Classroom Support
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: Integrating Technology in the Classroom with Erin Klein
Possibilities abound with technology in the classroom! Discover how one educator fostered an incredible learning experience for her students using a digital platform called Storybird for a collaborative writing project.
2 mins Pre-K - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: Student-Driven Apps & Social Media with Brad Wilson
You've heard of apps for students, but have you heard of an app made by students? Listen as 4th grade teacher and EdTech consultant Brad Wilson discusses a student-driven app of writing prompts called Things to Think About, as well as how he is using social media to create meaningful connections in a learning environment.
2 mins Pre-K - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Education: Looking Beyond the Classroom
To better understand what it takes to work in the field of training or educating, learners first explore the education career cluster. After they research the cluster, pupils write questions for a guest speaker. This speaker can be from any job in the education cluster.
7th - 8th 21st Century Skills
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: Building EdTech PD from Scratch with Debra Jackson
EdTech developed by teams of educators is part of Superintendent Debra Jackson's goal for her school district. Find out how teachers are working to blend collaboration and inquiry into a successful educational technology program.
3 mins K - 12th Classroom Support
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: Behind the Scenes of ISTE with Dr. Kecia Ray
Interesting in learning more about the International Society for Technology in Education? Go behind the scenes with Dr. Kecia Ray, the board chair of ISTE, as she explains what their organization is really about, and the standards and resources they have developed to help improve the integration of technology into the classroom.
2 mins Pre-K - Higher Ed Classroom Support
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: Trello
Searching for an organizational tool to help manage the seemingly endless number of tasks educators are faced with on a daily basis? Though originally intended for the business world, Rich and Jennifer explore how this free web-based resource called Trello can be used by teachers to create to-do lists, share them with colleagues, and monitor their progress.
6 mins Pre-K - Higher Ed Classroom Support
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: Padlet
Need a way to organize digital resources and make them easily accessible to students? Jennifer and Rich have you covered. Taking a look at a free virtual bulletin board service called Padlet, they explore how this tool allows educators to create collections of websites, pictures, videos, and other online resources and share them with both students and colleagues.
8 mins Pre-K - Higher Ed Classroom Support
Physical Education Unit Plan: Soccer - Lesson 9
By the ninth lesson in this soccer unit, learners have studied this sport from many angles. Here they consider the right to play. Take a look at how much money professional athletes earn. Is there a difference between how much men make and how much women make?
6th - 12th Physical Education
Where Will I Go and What Will I Be?
Help your future college graduates prepare for higher education with this series of lessons. High schoolers complete research projects about the colleges they would like to attend, and create PowerPoint presentations about their careers of choice.
8th - 12th English Language Arts
New Review Civics and Citizenship
What is a good citizen? Here is a fantastic unit of ten lessons that will thoroughly cover the concept of civics and citizenship in your class. Examples of activities include learning stations, primary and secondary source analysis of documents as the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence, designing responsibility posters, a public service announcement project, and examining quotes from influential politicians, philosophers, and authors on the topic of civics.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
How Much Does a Video Weigh?
No question is a silly question! Vsauce is a website that investigates strange questions. Founder and science educator, Michael Stevens, explains the value of the such questions to an audience and demonstrates by working through the answer to the question, "How much does a video weigh?
7 mins 6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
How to Fossilize Yourself
Here is an unusual question: How can I become a famous fossil for future generations to examine and adore? It is from this comical perspective that viewers learn how fossilization occurs. Show this for your middle school paleontologists when studying sedimentary rock, fossils, or earth history and follow it up with a fossil-making activity.
5 mins 4th - 9th Science CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Literature Circle Guide: The Sign of the Beaver
A thorough, straightforward guide for organizing literature circles in your unit on Elizabeth George Speare's The Sign of the Beaver is both enriching and educational. It includes activities that activate prior knowledge, discussion questions about characterization and plot, and projects after kids have finished reading.
4th - 7th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable