Inspiring, informative, useful, or just plain fun tweets posted on Twitter over this past week … collected here to share with our blog readers.
This week in the Wrap … the new Horizon Report (the higher ed edition) is out, helping students understand complex concepts by Edusketching, better learning through … long hand writing, Common Core resources, strategies for differentiation in PBL, encouraging a growth mindset when it comes to math, and more!
The 2016 #HigherEd Horizons Report is out! Can’t wait to sink my teeth into it.
Merging Classrooms: How I Shared My Students with a Class in Egypt
E-books: too much distraction, not enough learning
Here’s Why Writing Things Out By Hand Makes You Smarter
I’m a Teacher That Hates Technology—So Let Me Design the Products
50 Common Core Resources For Teachers
APPEd Review – 4 Apps for Early Literacy Development
Edusketching: A Tool to Help Students Understand Complex Concepts
12 Barriers To Innovation In Education
Chip could bring deep learning to mobile devices
6 Strategies for Differentiated Instruction in Project-Based Learning
Teacher PD Is Still Broken, These 3 Steps Can Fix It
Annotation Studio – Annotate Shared Documents With Text, Video, Images
Amazon, Ed. Organizations Launch Blitz for “Growth Mindset” in Math
‘Micro Schools’ Could Be New Competition for Private K-12
Why Science Fairs Matter More Than Ever
MIT Launches Multiple Initiatives To Improve Digital Learning from PreK to Continuing Ed
If we give kids tools to build computers, we can raise creators not just consumers!
Fun song based lesson ideas (for any subject really)!
Four Ways Teachers Can Differentiate In The Classroom
Exploring The Bergmann & Sams School of Flipped Learning
Why We Should Use Behavioral Economics to Design Technology That Doesn’t Kill Us
Obama seeks $4 billion to reboot tech education