Education

May 17 2017

Interactive Whiteboard Games for Classroom Review Activities #interactive #games #for #education

#interactive games for education # Jeopardy! Who doesn’t love Jeopardy. Many teachers will have used this game in their classroom before, however, not all Jeopardy games are created equal. You should definitely try this powerpoint version. You split the class into two teams, but everybody votes on each question. Team one votes with ABCD, and team two votes with EFGH. The team with the highest percentage of correct responses for each question wins the points. Fans of Jeopardy interactive whiteboard games may also want to check out the online versions you can make at Jeopardy Labs . Variations on Gameplay …

May 16 2017

SuperKids Educational Software Review #educational #software

#educational software # Educational Software Reviews Keyboard Classroom Helps users, esp. beginners, learn to type through a series of increasingly difficult drills and one minute �fluency� tests. Designed for students with learning disabilities, but usable by anyone. Volume 1: Basic Vocabulary and Fingerspelling Teaches over 450 vocabulary words in American Sign Language, using a combination of video demonstration, and illustrations. Good for anyone interested in expanding their ASL vocabulary. It’s the Big Game Charlie Brown! A quasi-adventure/life-simulation game centered on the user helping Charlie Brown recruit and play a baseball game. Best for patient young children learning to play baseball. …

May 14 2017

EducationCity Educator Review #educaion #city

#educaion city # EducationCity Activities include whiteboard lessons, tests, games, and critical-thinking questions. Some activities also include additional teacher resources, such as lesson plans and worksheets. Clear, concise game instructions are written and read aloud by a narrator. Teachers can use a helpful Standards Map to see which activities correspond to the learning principles they’re trying to stress. Users can adjust many aspects of the site to suit their preferences. Pros Stylish interactives will keep kids’ attention and offer an educational takeaway aligned to Common Core standards. Cons The amount of additional teaching materials and information varies per topic. Bottom …

May 3 2017

12 of the BEST Educational App Review Sites – Teachers With Apps #best #educational #sites #for #teachers

#best educational sites for teachers # 12 of the BEST Educational App Review Sites Some might wonder why Teachers With Apps would publish a post with live links to what may be considered our competitors, actually this list came out of a post called What Apple is Featuring in the Kids Section. That blog was an expose on the big brands that are presently being featured in the app store. The intention was to promote the indie developers and help consumers find great content. This list seemed like a natural fit in that blog. Here it has been reposted to …

Apr 29 2017

Thematic Review of Tertiary Education #tertiary #education

#tertiary education # Skills beyond school Thematic Review of Tertiary Education Many OECD countries have recently experienced rapid growth in tertiary education. With increasing globalisation of the economy and labour markets, their tertiary education systems are facing new pressures. This led the OECD s Education Committee to request a major review of tertiary education. Twenty-four countries are participating in this review. The review examines how the organisation, management and delivery of tertiary education can help countries achieve their economic and social objectives. It will focus primarily on national policies for tertiary education systems rather than on institutional policies and practices. …

Apr 10 2017

Department of Education – Criminal History Review #department #of #education #seal

#department of education seal # Criminal History Review The Criminal History Review Unit (CHRU) conducts criminal background checks of applicants for positions in New Jersey’s public, private schools for students with disabilities, charter, nonpublic schools, authorized vendors and authorized school bus contractors through the New Jersey State Police (NJSP) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). CHRU Telephone: (609)292-0507. Applicant Approval Employment History (Listing of all requestor’s criminal history record checks as validation of employment with New Jersey’s public, private schools for students with disabilities, charter, nonpublic schools, authorized vendors and authorized school bus contractors.) Weekly Listing Of Approved Applicants …

Apr 8 2017

Educational Research Review – Journal #educational #research

#educational research # Educational Research Review Educational Research Review Journal Metrics Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 3.792 ℹ Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP):2015: 3.792SNIP measures contextual citation impact by weighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field. SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 2.532 ℹ SCImago Journal Rank (SJR):2015: 2.532SJR is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and a qualitative measure of the journal’s impact. Impact Factor: 3.860 ℹ Impact Factor:2015: 3.860The Impact …

Mar 21 2017

College Education: Review of – Free Online ClassesMom it Forward #best #online #education #portals

#best online education portals # Free College Classes: a Review of Education-Portal.com by Jamie Moesser on September 6th, 2012 | 3 Comments So, if you or your kids are in the market for a college education. you’ll want to read my recent posts on mobile learning and open education. Never before has a college education been more important to a successful life, and never before have so many options been available to someone seeking such an education. Indeed, in the face of so many options, it can be difficult to determine which one is the best fit for you. Information …

Mar 19 2017

E-learning for kids Website Review #learning #website #for #kids

#learning website for kids # e-learning for kids Parents need to know that e-learning for kids is an educational site with free access to science, math, computer, language arts, and life skills lessons. Kids can freely explore by topic and further sort lessons by grade level and popularity. Most lessons include an activity followed by an interactive assessment. The lessons are available in five languages, although English offers the greatest number of lessons. What’s it about? E-LEARNING FOR KIDS is an educational website with lessons organized by skill topic. A search engine allows kids to further sort lessons by popularity …

Feb 11 2017

Interactive Whiteboard Games for Classroom Review Activities #interactive #games #for #education

#interactive games for education # Jeopardy! Who doesn’t love Jeopardy. Many teachers will have used this game in their classroom before, however, not all Jeopardy games are created equal. You should definitely try this powerpoint version. You split the class into two teams, but everybody votes on each question. Team one votes with ABCD, and team two votes with EFGH. The team with the highest percentage of correct responses for each question wins the points. Fans of Jeopardy interactive whiteboard games may also want to check out the online versions you can make at Jeopardy Labs . Variations on Gameplay …