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Does Social Media Use Lead to Depression for our Students? Help Prevent it!

Regular reader here know that I've shared a posts about this important topic. Socila media can be such a negative…

7 Lesser Known Zoom Features to Improve Remote Learning

Image Source Due to COVID-19, learning has taken a new shape and form for both teachers and students. Today, classes…

Comersive Learning — The Fastest Way to a Confident and Competent Skilled Trades Workforce

Shining a Spotlight on Skilled Trades Training According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2020, 59% of the…

How Educational Institutions Can Use Feedback Loops to Improve Student Experiences

I realize that there may be many educators out there who are already experienced with creating and utilizing effective feedback…

Rethinking Assessment: Key Considerations for the Future

The cancellation of summative assessments in the spring of 2020 coupled with the variability of the spring 2021 testing season…

Best Ways to Protect Intellectual Property in Academia

Intellectual property, as defined by the European Parliament Factsheet on Intellectual, industrial and commercial property, “encompasses [...] inventions (patents), trademarks,…

AI in Guidance and Career Counseling

The conversation around the proactive use of artificial intelligence in the recruiting and hiring process is increasing. Companies have reaped…

Augmented Reality in Education: Looking Forward

Image Source Augmented reality is one of the cloud technologies that bridgesthe gap between what you see and what you…

Educators Pivot to Pixlr Photo Editor as Affordable Cloud Based Alternative

At The College of Westchester we have had to deal supporting Adobe Photoshop while teaching remotely it presents several challenges…

5 Ways to Teach Public Speaking to Kids

Public speaking is a powerful skills, yet young students (and even older ones) are often rather fearful of it. In…