Free Ed Tech Resources eBook

  • Over 100 Pages of Free Instructional Technology Resources
  • Tools for collaboration, gamification, active learning, screencasting, tablets, smartphones, and much more!
  • YOURS FREE just for signing up for blog posts!
 

Sign Up Now

 

Education and Instructional Technology Tweet Wrap for the Week of 12-30-13

by Kelly Walsh on January 4, 2014

Share

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).


Tech Tools Lag Our Competency Based Aspirations – Not for long!
http://educationnext.org/technology-tools-lag-our-competency-based-aspirations/

1:1 program changes education at Northeast HS:
http://www.morningsun.net/article/20131226/NEWS/131229944/2136/NEWS

Excellent Flipped Classroom FAQ Video Series from teacher Katie Gimbar:
http://www.flippedclassroomworkshop.com/excellent-flipped-classroom-faq-video-series-from-katie-gimbar/

Chromebooks are gaining traction in education:
http://www.examiner.com/article/chromebooks-are-gaining-traction-education

Over 100 new articles on #edtech in 2013, and “Creating Custom Facebook cover” was #2:
http://www.emergingedtech.com/2013/03/create-a-custom-facebook-cover-image-in-4-easy-steps-with-ms-paint/ Go figure!

eduClipper Is What Teachers Want Pinterest To Be:
http://www.freetech4teachers.com/2013/05/educlipper-is-what-teachers-want.html#.UsdzcrSPDNI

55 Content Curation Tools To Discover & Share Digital Content:
http://teachthought.com/learning/55-content-curation-tools-to-discover-and-share-digital-content/

How K-12 Education is Moving Increasingly Online (w/#Infographic):
http://edtechreview.in/news/news/e-learning/398-k12-education-moving-online

A pretty through look at “What Counts ‘For Credit’” and much that surrounds it:
http://hackeducation.com/2013/12/19/top-ed-tech-trends-2013-credits/

Why I’m Proud to Be Called a Teacherpreneur:
http://www.edtechmagazine.com/k12/article/2014/01/why-im-proud-be-called-teacherpreneur

PD should be about learning, not control, compliance, and permission:
http://dangerouslyirrelevant.org/2013/12/pd-should-be-about-learning-not-control-compliance-and-permission.html

 

Related Posts (if the above topic is of interest, you might want to check these out):
11 Awesome Mash Up Tools for Creating Digital Learning Content
New Research Validates Effectiveness of Adaptive Learning
The Emergence of Virtual High Schools – What You Need to Know

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 Class 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 ).

Print This Post Print This Post

Leave a Comment

Previous post:

Next post: