Author Archives: Elizabeth Roberts

An Interesting Tool to Create Visual Art Works to Use in Class

February 10, 2017FotoJet is  an online tool you can use to edit photos, make collage and design Facebook Cover, Facebook Post, Instagram Post, Twitter Header, YouTube Channel Art, and Poster, etc. You can use both basic and advanced options to edit your photos, also you can add effects, overlay and frame to modify photos. Fotojet […]

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Request to Release Educational Information Form

Pursuant to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), Hunter College does not release personally identifiable education records without the written permission of the student involved. If you desire to authorize Hunter College to release personal student information to a third party. Please download the form: FERPA Request to Release Educational Information Form [pdf]. […]

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5 Great iPad Apps to Spark Students Creative Writing

October 26, 2016Digital storytelling is one of the potent educational activities to spark students creative writing and engage reluctant writers. It allows students to have their own voice, communicate their thoughts and experiment with a variety of semiotic modes including text, images, audio and video. In today’s post we have handpicked for you five great […]

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Brokerage Firm Rating on ITT Educational Services (ESI)

ITT Educational Services (ESI) : The consensus on ITT Educational Services (ESI) based on 2 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 1 brokers have a differing view as they […]

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Friedman Foundation becomes EdChoice; reform groups reach milestones

The Indianapolis-based group that is the nation’s foremost advocate for publicly funded private school tuition vouchers has a new name: EdChoice. That transition, announced Friday as part of a ceremony to mark the 20th anniversary of the founding of what had been known as the Milton and Rose Friedman Foundation for Educational Choice, is one […]

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An Awesome Tool for Creating Cartoon Style Stories with Students

April 4, 2016StoryTop is an excellent web tool students can use for digital storytelling projects. It is easy to use, free, does not require any software download, and  login is not required in order to save or share stories.  StoryTop provides a number of key elements for creating stories including: pre-made backgrounds, pictures of people […]

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EduAwake brings all school purchases under one roof

EduAwake is an exclusive online store that provides educational materials for school kids India has one of the largest school-age populations in the world. Yet niche markets are still a far cry when it comes to school-related purchases such as text/reference books, educational DVDs, or general knowledge kits. To help fill the gap, Bengaluru-based e-commerce […]

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Thousands of Ecuadorean Teachers Get Master's Degrees Thanks to Government Support

Thousands of Ecuadorean teachers received their master’s degrees Friday thanks to the government-sponsored program known as “I am a teacher and I never stop learning.” The Ecuadorean government covers the costs of distance education at highly reputable universities in Spain such as: the Autonomous University of Madrid, the Complutense University of Madrid and the University of Barcelona. “We […]

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Coleman University Joins Educational Testing Service (ETS) To Offer CLEP And DSST Testing

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Coleman University has recently signed agreements with Educational Testing Service (ETS) and Prometric to test candidates who wish to obtain college credit by examination via College Level Examination Program (CLEP) and DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST). Coleman University, a non-profit private higher education institution, believes that offering testing […]

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Educational Designer

Job No. 536244 Faculty / Portfolio: Office of the Vice-Provost (Learning and Teaching)Provost and Senior Vice-President portfolio Location: Various campuses Employment Type: Full-time Duration: Fixed term until 31.12.2017 Remuneration: $102,042 – $112,635 pa HEW Level 08(includes 17% employer superannuation) Join the team changing educational design across the University Challenging, varied and interesting role Clayton campus […]

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10 Great Classroom Management Apps for Teachers

May 19, 2015 Below is a collection of some very good iPad apps to help teachers with classroom management. Some of the tasks you can do with these apps include: conduct instant formative assessments in class, create seating charts, record class attendance, randomly pick students for classroom participation, create and share permission slips, visualize and […]

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