I recently learned about NGLC while attending the CoSN conference in San Diego. Next Generation Learning Challenges (NGLC) is a unique collaboration among philanthropic foundations, educators, innovators, and technologists. They’re focused on addressing the barriers to educational innovation by tapping the potential of…Continue
Added by Charla Bennett on March 19, 2013 at 1:44pm — No Comments
I recently came across a cool online magazine I'd never heard of before - MAKE magazine. They have many interesting articles, topics and content that could be useful for math, science, engineering and design projects in the K-12 classroom. For example, here is a blog dedicated to student Robotics programs.
Check it out if this is an area of…Continue
Added by Charla Bennett on March 5, 2013 at 10:20am — No Comments
If you are able to make some time on Thursday, March 28th, I'd recommend registering to listen in on some of the School Leadership Summit keynote speakers. Many distinguished authors and thought-leaders to choose from. And the online conference is FREE!…Continue
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I found the following article to be quite interesting.
Will social media solutions dominate the landscape?
What do you think the big education technology trends of 2013 will be?
Added by marisa on January 16, 2013 at 7:57am — No Comments
2012 was filled with much excitement and transition for us all. 2013 will be yet another interesting year in education as we see many new professional partnerships and initiatives announced.
Technology in education remains a hot topic. Innovation continues to guide the roadmap to success. What are we doing to support educators? Well, we continue to create collaborative spaces that foster the use of a variety of devices and varied teaching practices that address…Continue
Upgrade to the latest version of RM Easiteach Next Generation for FREE and make sure you have the latest features.
ETNG version 1.4.0 is now available for download at http://www.easilearn.com/global/EasiteachDownloadRegistration.aspx. You will need the License Key on back of installation CD sleeve to complete the download and be forewarned that if you select to download with content, it may take 2-3…Continue
Added by Charla Bennett on October 31, 2012 at 5:59pm — No Comments
PolyVision is celebrating all of our teachers today! Happy World Teacher Day!
Sincere thanks for all you do to inspire young people each and every day! I had so much fun supporting the teachers of Community School 66 in Bronx, NYC as they learned all about their new eno boards today! Teachers, enjoy celebrating your special day!
All the best,
World Teachers’ Day, held annually on October 5th since 1994 - when it was created by UNESCO - celebrates teachers worldwide. Its aim is to mobilise support for teachers and to ensure that the needs of future generations will continue to be met by teachers.
To learn more click on the link below. …Continue
Added by Charla Bennett on October 5, 2012 at 2:01pm — No Comments
For those wondering about the RM website, it is now www.easiteach.com/usa
They made the change from rmeducation.com to Easiteach.com because of thier shift in business model. They are now solely focused on Easiteach software in the U.S.; whereas, in the past they had a whole suite of hardware and software. Easiteach.com is easy to navigate. You will find key features, videos, download information, and support information.
Added by marisa on August 27, 2012 at 1:19pm — No Comments
Unlearn what it means to learn today.
Reinvent a classroom of infinite possibilities.
Today's students are born into the digital age. They are dreamers, millennials and unlearners. How do we teach them more effectively?
Rethink the use of your classroom space and unleash new technology to fuel the pedagogies of today....and tomorrow.
Added by marisa on August 13, 2012 at 12:38pm — No Comments
I always find it interesting to follow survey results related to the latest trends in information technology...this link will take you to a quick survey pertaining to the title above:
What do you think?
Added by Stephen Slifka on May 24, 2012 at 6:56am — No Comments
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My daughter's high school keeps kids "in the know" by the use of Twitter. Does your school allow Twitter in the classroom? Below is a great article on how to use it effectively in various settings. Good luck and happy Tweeting!
Added by Christine Soler on April 25, 2012 at 11:22am — No Comments
As found on Google's site for those of you who Google, or want to Google:
The "Google in Education: A New & Open World for Learning" booklet provides more information on how Google and its users are impacting education. Get to their online booklet by clicking the link below.
Also, ask your PolyVision Educational Consultant for more information on…Continue
Estoy tan emocionada de estar en México en la próxima semana. Ven a verme en la Cámara Nacional de Comercio de Guadalajara a las 12:30 de tarde.
Have you heard of the Go Green Initiative Earth Day Contest?
Glogster EDU and the Go Green Initiative have teamed up to celebrate Earth Day 2012 by putting your environmental awareness to the test! This is a perfect opportunity to learn more about your community and earn Earth Day-themed prizes for you, your classroom, or your school. Ready to go green?
Visit their site for more information on the contest, participation guidelines, prizes and more at…Continue
Added by Marisa Sergnese on April 18, 2012 at 2:58pm — No Comments
Entre os dias 16 a 19 de maio, São Paulo será novamente a capital latino-americana da Educação. No Centro de Exposições Imigrantes, mais de 10 mil educadores poderão novamente participar do Educar Educador, que terá como tema “Família, Sociedade e Escola: onde pretendemos chegar?”.
Na edição passada, verdadeiros ícones contemporâneos da Educação do Brasil e do exterior, como Philippe Perrenoud (Suíça), António Nóvoa (Portugal), Domenico de Masi (Itália) e Mario Sergio Cortella…Continue
Added by Denise Barker on April 16, 2012 at 10:12am — No Comments
Les invito a participar en este gran evento: Expo Educación 2012 – 24, 25 y 26 de abril
Cámara Nacional de Comercio de Guadalajara
Av. Vallarta Esquina Niño Obrero
Horario: 11:00 a.m. a 8:00 p.m.
Added by Denise Barker on April 16, 2012 at 9:47am — No Comments
Did you know that 51 years ago today a new era of innovation began with the first human in space while aboard the Vostok 1 for a 108 minute orbit around the Earth!
Soviet cosmonaut Yur Gagarin has inspired geeks and space-enthusiasts around the world since 1961 to celebrate one big World Space Party every April 12th!…Continue
Added by marisa on April 12, 2012 at 2:54pm — No Comments