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 … it's easier than you think to learn a bit about coding and to see if it has a place in your classroom. Familiar with FOMO, phubbing, and telepressure? No? Check out these other tech terms with a Digital Dictionary for the New Year. Explore formative assessment for teachers, benefits of inquiry based learning, a new book about “Moonshots for Education” and blended learning, what makes a “smart course” smart, and more, more, more.
Teachers! Start a Code Club in minutes & help boost your confidence with coding
The EDUCAUSE Awards Program call for 2017 nominations is now open!
Interesting set of interesting tech” terms: Digital Dictionary for the New Year
New Google Classroom Features Focus on Individual Instruction
The Flipped Classroom Invites Increased Metacognition
7 collaboration tools for the modern classroom
10 Benefits Of Inquiry-Based Learning
Wow! The iPhone turned 10 yesterday. It's worth revisiting Steve Jobs' original announcement
Moonshots in Education: Launching #BlendedLearning in the Classroom
Don’t Ignore TEACHERS in Evaluation Studies of Education Technology!
Mobile lab encourages students to ‘figure things out'
Why Teachers Need Formative Assessment Too
Tween Tech offers girls reasons to love science
Transforming education system through Student Centered Learning (video)
Visually impaired learners to get specialised tablet
What Makes a Smart Course ‘Smart’?