Technology in the Classroom

Create Engaging, Accessible Video Presentations With Clips

Tech and Learning News - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 07:39
Clips is a video creation and editing app for iOS devices.

End-Of-Year Google Classroom Clean-up Tips

Tech and Learning News - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 07:16
Even something as useful as Google Classroom can become cluttered and less efficient if we fail to manage it well.

MAXCases Announces Two New Lines of Protective Cases for Chromebooks

Tech and Learning News - Fri, 05/24/2019 - 06:32
“We developed our new EdgeProtect and EdgeProtect Plus lines to work with the inherent drop protection qualities found in the latest generation of laptops and Chromebooks,” said Al Giazzon, CEO of MAXCases.

New projectors add up to high quality

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 17:38
BenQ BlueCore Laser Projector

Native to Max, What does it Mean?

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 17:33
When it comes to picture quality, you need to go behind the numbers.

CDI launches EdTech-as-a-Service

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 17:15
“EdTech-as-a Service gets the best technology into the hands of students faster and the bundled support reduces the burden on IT staff," said Erez Pikar, CEO of CDI Technologies.

STUDENT REPORT: How I Learned About Art & History By Building with LEGOs

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 12:25
A few years ago, I got my first LEGO set for my birthday. At first, I didn’t know what to do. But after learning how to build the set, I really got into LEGO! Building with LEGO bricks became what I did all day, every day. Now, you can ask anyone who has known me for awhile: I love LEGO. I used to build with LEGO bricks alone, but now it's me and all my friends. Besides helping me make friends, LEGO has taught me more about history and art. 

9 Social Studies Resources for the End of School

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 07:45
It doesn’t have to be painful. These resources can help.

Read & Play Games With Friends Near & Far Using Ustyme

Tech and Learning News - Thu, 05/23/2019 - 06:10
Ustyme is a video-call program that allows two users, in two places, to read a story or play a game together.

A New View of AV

Tech and Learning News - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 13:31
The world of AV tech is booming, with new trends like AR and VR reinvigorating the field with innovative ways to incorporate learning.

Emoji Scavenger Hunt

Tech and Learning News - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 06:48
Emoji Scavenger Hunt is a fun AI- powered experiment that you can play on your phones or your iPads in the classrooms.

Simple Solution for Active Kids in the Classroom

Tech and Learning News - Wed, 05/22/2019 - 06:10
GoNoodle is a series of web-based videos, games, and activities focused on introducing short bursts of physical exercise in the classroom.

A Q&A with Future Ready Superintendent Michael McCormick, Val Verde (CA) Unified School District

Tech and Learning News - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 21:14
Even our youngest students are engaged in critical thinking, making sound decisions and choices as they identify and solve authentic problems.

ISTE Names New Chief of Membership and Partnerships

Tech and Learning News - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 20:53
“We are thrilled to have Rhonda join the ISTE team,” said ISTE CEO Richard Culatta.

What Makes a Good STEM/STEAM Toy?

Tech and Learning News - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 20:50
New Toy Association Research Identifies 14 Characteristics of Toys that Cultivate Kids’ Science & Math Skills

Major League Baseball and Discovery Create Global Sustainability Challenge

Tech and Learning News - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 12:41
In Latest Phase of Collaboration, MLB and Discovery Education Provide All U.S. & Canada-Based Students the Chance to Explore Their Impact on the Environment and the Importance of Environmental Stewardship

Makerspaces & PBL…Perfect Together

Tech and Learning News - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 08:22
Educators interested in Makerspaces, STEM Labs, Project-Based Learning, Inquiry-Based Learning, and Genius Hour may feel unsure of how to integrate all of those things into their practice

Anne Frank House VR Experience in Oculus Go @oculus #edtech #VR

Tech and Learning News - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 07:57
Using our Oculus Go devices, my students visited the Secret Annex, from the Diary of Anne Frank.

Pittsburgh Teacher Selected as Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow to Serve in Washington

Tech and Learning News - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 06:46
The Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program provides an opportunity for K-12 STEM educators to apply their classroom knowledge and experiences to inform Federal STEM education efforts.

Developer of School Scheduling Software Acquires District Consulting Firm

Tech and Learning News - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 06:34
Understanding and addressing disparities in student experiences and outcomes requires integration of data from a variety of sources.

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