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 … learn how to build a “light board” (a see through ‘white board') on a budget, access a million+ syllabi for free, check out lots and lots of Siri tips, explore Genius Hour, a Formative Assessment tool kit, over 3 dozen great ‘teacher hacks', check out the latest Models of Excellence from University Business (= student success!), tools that can make your students better researchers, and more, more, more!
Open Syllabus Project: More Than a Million Syllabuses at Your Fingertips
37 Insanely Smart School Teacher Hacks
Great resource guide for students with disabilities
How Affective Data Could Change Learning Outcomes
Propelling college students to their full potential: Models of Excellence
How To Build a Lightboard On a Budget
How to Take Digital Citizenship Schoolwide During the 2016-17 School Year
Higher ed Prepares for the Internet of Things
This is wild! MIT creates video you can reach out and touch
NYT: Seymour Papert, 88, Dies; Saw Education’s Future in Computers
Online learning for beginners: 7. Why not just record my lectures?
Hey Siri… What can you do for me? Handy list of commands in 35 categories:
For ed-tech success, WHY schools use technology is just as important as HOW
10 Reasons to Try Genius Hour This School Year
10 Tools That can Make Your Ss Better Researchers
Why Students Should Consider A Career In Data Science
Movement ignites the brain -increases attention, memory, achievement. Research:
The Antidote to Our Anxious Times Is a Learning Mindset
Is cursive handwriting making a comeback?
The Pioneer Empowering the Incredible Tech Girls Of The Future
Enjoy my Formative Assessment Toolkit for back to school!