Skip to main content

Home/ Diigo In Education/ Group items tagged technology tech

Rss Feed Group items tagged

Martin Burrett

If Technology Fails, Use Basic Math Skills - Count Manually!! by @johnkaiser13 - 15 views

  •  
    "Technology has inevitably been inserted to nearly all aspects of our lives today. First and foremost, the use of computerised cash registers have been around for a few decades now. Trying to remember cash registers which operated without a digital display might be nearly impossible. The generation which might be able to do so has been replaced with a new generation who depend on technology to a large degree. The dependence on new technology is starting to 'show signs' of the effect of converting from our analogue counterparts. Below is an example that I recently experienced the effect of technology in a transaction at a doughnut shop."
Martin Burrett

Two Contrasting Views of Educational Technology by @nikpeachey - 32 views

  •  
    I'd like to share a couple of videos with you that I have used recently in the courses I teach. I find these videos particularly interesting because they show such contrasting approaches to learning and in particular - for want of a better word - e-learning.
Martin Burrett

Using a backchannel by @nikpeachey - 42 views

  •  
    In my first post in this series - Getting students' attention - I mentioned the use of backchannels. This post should give you more information about the use of backchannels within the classroom. If you are working in a classroom where your students have internet connected devices, either through wifi or their mobile phone, using a backchannel can have a transformative impact on the way you can use technology with your students...
Martin Burrett

Active Tech by @ICTMagic - 19 views

  •  
    Technology is often lambasted for creating lazy, passive cyber couched-potatoes. While the hours we endure bathed in flickering pixel light, slumped in a variety of contorted lurching positions over the input device of our choice is hardly the recipe for a healthy body. Yet, technology is becoming ever more part of our active lives and it is also spilling out into the 'real' world. As teachers, we can insist technology, or we can make it part of our classroom repertoire for PE and beyond.
Nigel Coutts

Girls in Tech - Reflections from VIVID Ideas - The Learner's Way - 11 views

  •  
    Sydney has become a beacon that brings people together and sparks conversations. Most recently the conversation centred on the topic of girls in tech and what might be done to re-dress the gender balance in STEAM subjects and related career pathways. Sponsored by INTEL this Vivid Ideas event drew a mix of entrepreneurs, educators and tech luminaries to the Museum of Contemporary Art on a Saturday afternoon to share their ideas on what might be done.
oregonjon

The Challenges of Digital Leadership - 46 views

  •  
    Scott McLeod summarizes the reasons that technology is not used effectively in independent schools, and gives suggestions for how to do it better.
Elizabeth Kahn

How to Integrate Tech When It Keeps Changing | Edutopia - 61 views

  •  
    Great article from Edutopia explaining why we need to persevere with technology integration.
Sasha Thackaberry

Hack Education - 31 views

  •  
    I've read articles from here, but amazing stuff. Audrey Watters #herooftheday
Greg Limperis

Six ways to keep teenagers safe online | Macworld - 51 views

  •  
    Some good guidance and some technical steps you can take. But the biggest takeaway is to be involved with your child, talk to them about your expectations, and spend time unplugged.
Jon Tanner

Here's What A Constantly Plugged-In Life Is Doing To Kids' Bodies - 118 views

  •  
    Health problems caused by children and teens using screens: Obesity, joint pain, cardiovascular damage, depression, lack of concentration, back and neck pain, and hearing loss. Solutions and explanations are provided
Jon Tanner

Pediatricians Say Limit Tech use to 2 hours daily - 60 views

  •  
    What should be common sense is now being officially prescribed by the American Academy of Pediatrics: Limit screen time to two hours a day, and keep cell phones and Internet connections out of bedrooms.
psmiley

Free Technology for Teachers: 5 Free Tools for Providing Remote Tech Help - 0 views

  •  
    Providing remote tech help
1 - 20 of 41 Next › Last »
Showing 20 items per page