Author Archives: Walter Jackson

Artpark works with Buffalo State, cultural ambassador on historical/educational project

She explained, "One of our initiatives and our values is to partner with educational institutions and really invite students and professors, educators, …

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Arizona Dem Pledges Educational Accountability if Elected Governor Despite Own Record

Garcia, an education advocate who lost a closer than expected campaign for Arizona superintendent of public instruction in 2014, has sought to make …

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New- You Can Now Insert Google Drive Videos into Your Slides Presentations

February 8, 2017Google announced today the release of a new feature for Slides. Users are now able to add, besides videos from YouTube,  videos they have in their Google Drive right into their slides. The process is very simple. Here is how to insert a Drive video into your presentation: Open Google Slides, click on […]

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GE to invest $10 million in 3D printing educational programs

GE announces it will invest $10 million over the next five years in two educational programs seeking a development of pipelines for future talent in additive manufacturing. GE investment will enable educational institutions to have access to 3D printers which will help accelerate the adoption of additive manufacturing, worldwide. The company is now accepting applications […]

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5 Must Have Google Sheets Templates for Teachers

November 25, 2016A few days ago we shared with you here in EdTech and mLearning a number of practical pre-designed Google Docs templates you can use in your instruction for a variety of educational purposes. Today, we spent sometime sifting through Google Sheets templates gallery and picked out the titles below. You can use these […]

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4 Useful iPad Apps to Help Students Learn about The Human Body

October 28, 2016Over the last couple of years, we have reviewed a number of educational apps specifically designed for science teachers which you can access all from this section. Today, we are adding another collection of iPad apps teachers can use with their students to help them learn more about the human body. Through simulations, […]

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Coordinator, Educational/Training Programs

Position Number: 42790 Position Type: Full-Time Requisition Number: 402258 Job Close Date: 09/01/2016 Open until filled: No Job Description:The Center for Autism & Related Disabilities at the College of Health and Public Affairs, invites applications for a Coordinator, Educational/Training Programs Position. This is a Contract and Grant (C&G) funded position. Employment is subject to availability […]

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CCPS teachers learn about 'educational equity'

Christian County Public Schools teachers took the day off Tuesday, but they were not enjoying a day of leisure, let alone playing hooky. Instead they spent the day doing professional development at the James E. Bruce Convention Center in settings that resembled college classrooms. The teachers took notes while a variety of educators spoke. The […]

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Here Is A New Simple Tool to Create Educational Rubrics

October 3, 2015Quick Rubric is a new tool from the folks in Photos for Class. This is a new web based application that allows you to easily set up criterion-referenced rubrics to score your students performances and assignments. You can use Quick Rubric to create rubrics to help you assess things such as oral presentations, […]

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3 New Important Google Classroom Features for Teachers

August 24, 2015Google Classroom announced today the release of a bunch of interesting features to boost your Classroom productivity during this new school year. Most of these features are particularly focused on rendering Classroom more interactive and collaborative. Here is a brief overview of the main features released today: 1- Engage students with question-driven debatesWith […]

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