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Education Technology Tweet Wrap for the Week of 03-04-13

by Kelly Walsh on March 8, 2013

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This week’s collection of Education and Instructional Technology articles and resource Tweets.

(Originally posted on Twitter by @EmergingEdTech over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers).

Pew Research, How Teachers Are Using Technology at Home and in Their Classrooms:
http://pewinternet.org/Reports/2013/Teachers-and-technology

Primary Source Analysis Guides for Students and Teachers:
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2013/03/primary-source-analysis-guides-for.html#.UTcwsWeHuSo

StickPick (“the right question for the right learner at the right time”) is now on Android:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.buzzgarwood.stickpick&feature=search_result#?t=W251bGwsMSwyLDEsImNvbS5idXp6Z2Fyd29vZC5zdGlja3BpY2siXQ

Institutions of learning must learn to incorporate technology or risk being left behind:
http://www.usnews.com/opinion/articles/2013/03/01/the-education-technology-revolution-is-coming

Office 365 for Education is now available to teachers to use in the classroom for free:
http://blogs.technet.com/b/microsoftupblog/archive/2013/03/01/a-new-era-of-digital-learning-office-365-education.aspx

K-12 student database jazzes tech startups, spooks parents:
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/03/us-education-database-idUSBRE92204W20130303

Study Aims to Evaluate Tech-Related Teacher PD:
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/02/27/22virtualpd.h32.html?tkn=LYMFPDoGaeP5vufQqE2FuYBvR4imIVx1o8UG&cmp=clp-edweek

New site offers dozens of free computer science lectures organized for easy access: http://www.teachingtree.co/

Article offers lots of civic minded games that are great for students & for society:
http://asiasociety.org/education/resources-schools/partnership-ideas/gaming-leveling-global-competence#.UTnfdK9Zbh8.twitter

Related Posts (if the above topic is of interest, you might want to check these out):
Education Technology Twitter Post Weekly Summaries
7 Reasons To Leverage Social Networking Tools in the Classroom
15 Favorite iPad Apps As Selected By Teachers

About 

Kelly Walsh is Chief Information Officer, and an adjunct faculty member, at The College of Westchester in White Plains, NY and is the founder and author of EmergingEdTech.com. As an education technology advocate, he frequently delivers presentations on a variety of related topics at schools and conferences across the U.S. Walsh is also an author, and online educator, periodically running Flipped Class Workshops online. His latest eBook, the Flipped Classroom Workshop-in-a-Book was published in September, 2013 and is available here. In his spare time Walsh also writes, records, and performs original (and cover) songs (look for "K. Walsh" on iTunes or Amazon.com or check out his original song videos on here on YouTube ).

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