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Digital Learning and Education Technology Tweet Wrap for the Week of 08-11-18

by Kelly Walsh on August 16, 2014


This week’s collection of inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets about education and instructional technology articles, resources, etc.

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

Included in this week’s tweet wrap … ‘other’ skills (beyond the already challenging reading, writing, and math!) that K-12 schools should be teaching students to prepare them for higher ed and careers; key factors (supported by data) that impact online learning success; using digital tech to reduce paper consumption; and plenty of good resources, tips, and insights, as always.

For Public Schools, the Long and Bumpy Road to Going Digital (“The Messy Decade”)

5 higher-ed skills to teach K-12 students now

15 Examples of Student-Centered Teaching

Seven Web-based Tools for Delivering Flipped Lessons

15 terrific resources for close reading

60 iPad Productivity Apps For Modern, Mobile Teachers

Tests That Look Like Video Games

Physics Prof. Tim Good uses technology to engage students with classwork

6 factors that weigh heavily in success or failure of online learning platforms (MIT)

Google Chromebooks eating into US education market, says Gartner

Can Universities Use Data to Fix What Ails the Lecture?

Save the Trees – Try These Tools to Conserve Paper in School

Related Posts (if the above topic is of interest, you might want to check these out):
The 5 Best Things I’ve Learned in 5 Years of Living EmergingEdTech
Kahoot is a Fun Free Game-Based Classroom Response Syste
Getting Students to Engage With Digital Learning Materials – 2 Good Strategies


Kelly Walsh is Chief Information Officer at The College of Westchester, in White Plains, NY, where he also teaches. In 2009, Walsh founded He frequently delivers presentations and training on a variety of related topics at schools and conferences across the U.S. His eBook, the Flipped Classroom Workshop-in-a-Book is available here. Walsh became the Community Administrator for the Flipped Learning Network in June of 2016. In his "spare time" he also writes, records, and performs original music ... stop by and have a listen!

[Disclaimer: The opinions expressed here are my own, or those of other writers, and not those of my employer. - K. Walsh]

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