Category Archives: Education

6 ways to use Microsoft Forms in the classroom

Microsoft Forms is a new part of Office 365 Education that permits students and teachers to create surveys, questionnaires, quizzes, etc. When you create a form you can share with others to respond using mobile devices, or web browsers. Built … Continue reading

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5 Tools to Boost  Communication and Creativity in the Classroom

We live in a world that is constantly promoting communication. However, we lack an essential part of communication: “community.” Your classroom is the best place to introduce technologies that connect us with more than 140 characters. It is time for … Continue reading

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How to become an educational consultant in 7 easy steps

It never fails that each time I present at conference or workshop, there are a few people that walk up to me and ask how can they do what I do. These wonderful educators come to me because they are … Continue reading

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Even Kanye West sees the value of videostreaming in education

Well kinda sorta… As we know Kanye West is no stranger to social media. In his recent Twitter “rant,” he shared that he “was thinking about not making CDs ever again… Only streaming.” I know he didn’t directly say education… … Continue reading

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Announcing the Microsoft Hack the Classroom Digital Event!

On January 30, 2016 at 8:00 a.m. PST, Microsoft is leading the HACK THE CLASSROOM Movement. We are bringing together inspiring educators and thought leaders and sharing their secrets.

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UNICEF’S Kid Power Program Is Coming to Atlanta

The U.S. Fund for UNICEF today announced the launch of the 2016 UNICEF Kid Power school program, expanding to 13 cities across the country and empowering more than 70,000 elementary school children to get active and save lives. More than … Continue reading

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Free App Alert: Zeal Common Core Aligned Exit Tickets & Tutorial Inside

What: Zeal: Common Core Exit Tickets for K-8 students. Who: Epic teachers in K-8 ELA and Math classes looking for innovative formative assessment tools for their classroom. Teachers can personalize instruction, track student progress, and engage students in class competitions. … Continue reading

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Top 15 Habits of Epic Teachers and Trainers

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Shut Up No One Is Listening!

Shut Up! No one is listening! Web 2.0 and Mobile Media Are Speaking. from Courtney Teague

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How to Capture Tweets to Share with Others

There are a lot of great Tweets and some you may want to share with others where you work. Do you know how to do that? If not, read this to learn how in a few easy steps. 1) Find … Continue reading

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