How Flipped Classrooms Change from Schools to Colleges Infographic

From emantras.us URL: http://elearninginfographics.com/flipped-classrooms-change-schools-colleges-infographic/ Find more education infographics on e-Learning Infographics Flipped classrooms are changing the way education is being imparted all across the US. The flipped classroom describes a reversal of traditional teaching where students gain first exposure to new material outside of class, usually via reading or lecture videos, and then class time is used to…

Top 4 Android video editing apps for teachers

From Educational Technology and Mobile Learning URL: http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2015/07/top-4-android-video-editing-apps-for-teachers.html We have been receiving this request from several teachers asking for some reliable Android apps for editing and creating instructional videos. Here are four titles we would recommend. These are very simple Android  apps that any teacher teacher can use with ease to create beautiful videos. You can…

Infographic: Most Teachers Don't Feel Prepared to Use Technology in Classrooms

From Atomic Learning  by Amy Schoenrock URL: http://blog.atomiclearning.com/infographic-most-teachers-dont-feel-prepared-use-technology-classrooms From Techlearning.com where we found this infographic: “Although 90 percent of teachers believe that technology in the classroom is important to student success, 60 percent of teachers feel they are inadequately prepared to use technology in classrooms, according to research released by Samsung Electronics America and GfK.”

10 Reasons Twitter Works In Education

From TeachThough by TeachThought Staff URL: http://www.teachthought.com/technology/10-reasons-twitter-works-in-education/ As the collective family of social media channels grows, each adopts their own personality. LinkedIn is oldest sibling –a go-getter that wore a suit in middle school. Instagram is the playful teen that opened her own restaurant with her family’s money. Facebook is the walking political argument that you know…

What's the future of iPads in schools?

From EducationDrive by  Kate Schimel URL: http://www.educationdive.com/news/whats-the-future-of-ipads-in-schools/401354/ The debacle in Los Angeles and changing tech have shifted focus from the once-popular device The iPad used to hold an exciting spot in education administrators’ minds. One-to-one programs that paired all teachers and students with an iPad gained traction. One educational technology expert called them the “cool, sexy device” that everyone wanted.…

The Riddle Of Meaningful iPad Integration

From TeachThought by Noah Kravitz URL: http://www.teachthought.com/technology/solving-the-ipad-riddle-1/ The Riddle Of Meaningful iPad Integration by Noah Kravitz Background In lieu of being incredible pieces of hardware with significant learning potential, iPad adoption has produced uneven learning results thus far. In some cases, they enchant learners and encourage practice, creativity, and collaboration, while in other settings they offer up…