Education

Jun 11 2017

Wireless Classroom #primary #education

#primary education # Primary Education Boost student success with a mobile-first learning environment. Digital learning boosts student achievement and is vital to the modernization of school curriculums and long-term success of educators. The next-generation wireless classroom lets everyone thrive when they use Wi-Fi-enabled devices and apps that create a richer learning experience. Reliable classroom Wi-Fi that won’t interrupt learning. Wi-Fi-enabled Chromebooks, iPads and laptops are everywhere in the classroom. But they’re only as reliable as the infrastructure they connect to. That’s why it’s so important to have a robust classroom wireless network that can handle everything you throw at it. …

Jun 11 2017

Study Finds That Online Education Beats the Classroom – The New York Times #department #of

#department of education online # Study Finds That Online Education Beats the Classroom By Steve Lohr August 19, 2009 1:08 pm August 19, 2009 1:08 pm A recent 93-page report on online education, conducted by SRI International for the Department of Education, has a starchy academic title, but a most intriguing conclusion: On average, students in online learning conditions performed better than those receiving face-to-face instruction. Noah Berger for The New York Times Tyler Kennedy, 9, searches the Web at home in California. The report examined the comparative research on online versus traditional classroom teaching from 1996 to 2008. Some …

Jun 11 2017

Online Degrees, Distance Degrees, Classroom Instruction – CSU Online #distance #education #degree

#distance education degree # Degrees Colorado State University provides quality, online education that moves with you, wherever you are and wherever you go. Whether you are completing a degree you started previously or embarking on a new educational journey, CSU’s online programs empower you to meet your goals and realize your potential. Explore our degree offerings, and find the program that is right for you. Online Education and CSU CSU’s online degree programs allow you to maintain your personal and career schedule while earning the same regionally accredited degree that a student at our Fort Collins campus is awarded. Why …

May 30 2017

Raki s Rad Resources: Top 10 Science Websites for the Elementary Classroom #top #10 #educational

#top 10 educational websites for students # For two years, I was the Technology Specialist at a school in Georgia. During that time, I amassed a large collection of websites that I use with my students. You can download my E-Book of Websites for the Elementary Classroom for free from Teachers Pay Teachers or Smashwords. or, you can check back here each week for the website suggestion. For the past two months, I have been busy re-working my Internet Scavenger Hunts. This included checking each and every link to make sure that the links were working, current, and appropriate for …

May 25 2017

The Classroom Web Page: A Must-Have in 2008 #educational #web #pages

#educational web pages # The Classroom Web Page: A Must-Have in 2008 Every American educator needs to build and maintain his or her own teacher Web page. Before you respond with arguments about how many non-Web-paged educators are among the best teachers you know, understand that I’m sure you’re right. In fact, I bet many of those nonwired teachers run wonderfully holistic, project-based classrooms where hands-on activities abound and high expectations for all students are the rule rather than the exception. But I believe they could be doing so much more for their students if they did have a Web …

May 20 2017

TeachersFirst – Classroom Resources #best #teacher #resource #websites

#best teacher resource websites # Teachers First – Thinking Teachers Teaching Thinkers TeachersFirst Classroom Resources TeachersFirst’s Classroom Resources area includes anything you would use with students in the classroom. You can find over 16,000 educator-reviewed web resources, searchable by subject/grade or keyword. You can also find lesson plans/units, ready-to-go content you can share on student computers, a projector, or interactive whiteboard, and special topic collections of web resources. Everything we offer will show up via keyword searches, or you can simply browse. We even offer just-in-time collections organized into a classroom planning calendar. To find just what you need and …

May 20 2017

Engaging Classroom Games for All Grades #interactive #games #for #students

#interactive games for students # Engaging Classroom Games for All Grades With so many demands placed on educators to always be ‘standards-focused,’ game can seem like more of a distraction than an instructional tool (especially to principals passing by). I know many teachers who shy away from games completely because they don’t want their principal to walk in and say, “Umm, Mrs. Pak, why are your students playing around instead of learning?” On the other hand, classroom games add flair and student engagement to more tedious, yet necessary tasks like teaching math facts. grammar rules and vocabulary. reviewing for tests …

May 19 2017

NCSALL: Interactive Classroom Activities #interactive #learning #games #for #adults

#interactive learning games for adults # Interactive Classroom Activities The number of rows can vary depending on how many interviews you want students to conduct. A conversation may ensue, such as: Ana: What s your first name? Marta: Marta Ana: Spell, please Marta: M-A-R-T-A Ana: M-A (student writes the letter E) Marta: M-A A no E Ordering and sorting activities include classification, ranking, and sequencing (Willis, 1996). For example, in a discussion about talking to children about drugs and alcohol, parents are given cards with statements such as, Beer is not alcohol or The legal drinking age is 21 . …

May 18 2017

Online Educational Games for Classroom and Home Practice #websites #for #educational #games

#websites for educational games # Online Educational Games for Classroom and Home Practice Games have long been a favorite activity for children. In our digital, media rich world today, gaming has become a huge industry for not only children, but adults as well. In the classroom educational games can be used to introduce and/or practice skills. Students become highly motivated when playing online computer games. There are so many amazing FREE online games out there that you can easily add to your class website or use on your interactive whiteboard. Here are a few of my favorite FREE websites that …

May 17 2017

Classroom Furniture Solutions for Education #educational #pages

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