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Suny Broome Offers Educational Watch Party for Tenney-Brindisi Debate

Incumbent Congresswoman Claudia Tenney and Anthony Brindisi faced off in a debate Thursday night for the 22nd Congressional District slot.

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Educational fun for families and friends

(WLUC) – Families and friends gathered for an educational WWI experience in Houghton. The event included a performance of a WWI ladies war-relief …

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Military personnel, veterans gain educational assistance

After time overseas, many veterans have trouble adapting to their lives of school and work. Although, continuing their education at Texas Tech is an …

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Education, Voting Top Priorities For Saginaw Civil Rights Campaign

Education, Voting Top Priorities For Saginaw Civil Rights Campaign … Educational scholarships will be available to monitory students with proceeds …

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An Interesting Infographic Featuring 8 Good Exit Ticket Tools for Teachers

February 23, 2017Here is an infographic we created for the post “8 Great Exit Ticket Tools for Teachers”. The post is too long and did’t have much space for this visual so we are sharing it here separately. Exit tickets or cards are informal assessment tools teachers can use to assess students understanding at the […]

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8 Good TED Talks to Help You With Public Speaking Anxiety (Infographic)

January 22, 2017Glossophobia, or fear of public speaking, is a common thing among a large number of adults. There are several reasons that factor in this phobia from social/psychological anxieties to speech pathologies. But regardless of what it is that makes some people shun away from facing an audience, glossophobia can be overcome through self-help […]

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An Excellent Infographic Featuring Basic Chromebook Tips for Teachers

January 7, 2017For those of you using or planning to use Chromebooks in their instruction, the infographic below is a good resource to keep handy. It is also one of our popular graphics we shared last year. It features what we believe are the eight important tips every Chromebook user should be aware of. These […]

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OPINION: Time for Quality Education in the Philippines

First of Two Parts I can’t stop remembering how some (Ivy League-trained) professors back in college never stopped reminding us, with much lament, how the University of the Philippines (UP) used to be among the best in the world. This was the ‘golden age’ of Philippine education, around the 1960s and 1970s, when we stood […]

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The Best 8 Web Tools for Doing Formative Assessment in Class

Formative assessment, as we have agreed elsewhere, is assessment for learning which is completely different from summative assessment, which is assessment of learning. The insights gained from formative assessments are usually used to decide on the next instructional steps and also inform teachers as to the additional opportunities needed to ensure students’ success. Examples of formative assessment include: assigning projects […]

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4 Essential Google Drive Tips for Students

April  23, 2016Google Drive is absolutely a must-have tool in your teaching toolkit. Besides being a trusted cloud platform with 15 GB of free storage, it also offers a powerful suite of applications teachers and students can use to create edit and share word documents, presentations, spreadsheets and drawings. Everything created through Google Drive is […]

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Enhance Students Strategic Thinking Skills with These iPad Strategy Games

April 1, 2016Upon your request, here is a collection of some of the best strategy games to play on your iPad or iPhone. We have scrupulously handpicked these apps from the gaming section in iTunes App Store. And as we have argued in a previous post, ‘Strategy games are ideal for helping kids develop logico-mathematical […]

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Journal of Educational Administration

Article Options and Tools View: Author(s): Yinying Wang ( Georgia State University Atlanta United States ) Alex J. Bowers ( Teachers College, Columbia University New York United States ) Citation: Yinying Wang , Alex J. Bowers , (2016) “Mapping the field of educational administration research: a journal citation network analysis”, Journal of Educational Administration , […]

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Over 20 Great Grading and Assessment Tools and Apps for Teachers

January 29, 2016A few weeks ago we started a series of EdTech Charts featuring some of the best educational web tools and mobile applications to help teachers better integrate technology in their instruction. Creating charts of curated tools is also a great way for us to bring to your attention some excellent resources we have […]

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New- You Can Now Create Reminders in Google Calendar

December , 2015In a recent update to Google Calendar, Google has made it possible for Calendar users to easily create to-dos using Reminders. Before, you were only able to create events or entries to remind you to do things but these ‘reminders’ were not always stable and they ‘come and go’. With new Reminders feature, […]

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