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Using Statistics to Make Educational Decisions

Government scrutiny and intensified oversight have dramatically changed the landscape of education in recent years. Observers want to know how schools compare, which district is best, which states are spending the most per student on education, whether reforms are making a difference, and why so many students are failing. Some of these questions require technical […]

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The Handbook for Enhancing Professional Practice: Using the Framework for Teaching in Your School

Since the original publication of Enhancing Professional Practice: A Framework for Teaching in 1996, thousands of educators in the United States and around the world have used the framework and its clear definition of the components of good teaching to structure their professional conversations and guide their practice. Building on those diverse experiences, Charlotte Danielson […]

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Understanding and Using Educational Theories

” I expect that this book will equip and inspire students to engage first-hand with the texts of these creative and influential educational writers.”-David Aldridge, Programme Lead: Professional Education, Oxford Brookes University   If you’re training to teach or studying education a clear understanding of major educational theories and the thinkers behind them is essential in […]

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Data Wise, Revised and Expanded Edition: A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Assessment Results to Improve Teaching and Learning

Data Wise: A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Assessment Results to Improve Teaching and Learning presents a clear and carefully tested blueprint for school leaders. It shows how examining test scores and other classroom data can become a catalyst for important schoolwide conversations that will enhance schools abilities to capture teachers knowledge, foster collaboration, identify obstacles […]

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Sealive 6 Packs Easter Eggs,Smart Capsule Egg Kids Baby Study Color Shape Blocks Puzzle Educational Toys,For 1 to 15 Years Todllers Using

     Open new worlds of imagination and discovery with learning and educational toys from Sealive. We offer hundreds of innovative educational toys that make learning fun for kids of any age.     Products using high quality plastic non-toxic tasteless, meticulous workmanship, each corner is smooth, no harm to baby skin.Worked exactly as it should. Pieces fit […]

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Free Interactive Guides to Foster Creativity and Enhance Productivity in Class Using Mac

December 21, 2016We are huge fans of Apple products and we strongly believe in their educational potential. We particularly focus on iPad and Macs as these are by far the most popular gadgets among teachers and students (please note that we have never been paid by Apple to review any of their products or apps) […]

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6 Indispensable Resources for Teachers Using Macs in Their Classrooms

November 8, 2016For those of you using Macs in their instruction, the resources below are definitely worth checking. These are free interactive guides provided for free by Apple Education to help teachers and students tap into the full educational potential of Macs. While the first interactive guide in this list covers the general theme of […]

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Using the Internet for Statistical Analyses

I go over the use of different statistical techniques using the internet Keywords: statistical analysis, math help Article Body: Statistical analyses are the tests of the various problems of statistics, or the field that records and defines the occurrence of events within a group or population. The study of statistics was an offshoot of the […]

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Teachers' Guide to Using Blogs in Class

In an earlier post here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning, we argued that setting up a class virtual space in the cloud is an indispensable task for today’s teachers. This space can preferably be a website, a blog, or a wiki or, if possible, all of them. The educational benefits of having such a […]

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3 Easy Ways to Record Educational Screencasts Using Your iPad

In today’s post, I am sharing with you some interesting tips I learned from Jonathan Wylie  to help you record your iPad screen and create instructional screencasts and tutorials. The first thing that comes to mind when thinking of creating a screencast on iPad are those popular apps such as Explain Everything and Educreations but the thing […]

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Teachers Guide to Using The New Google Forms

Google Forms is a powerful tool with huge educational potential for teachers and educators. Besides being free and easy to use, Forms works across different devices and is seamlessly integrated with other Drive services such as Docs and Spreadsheets. As a teacher, you can use Forms for a variety of purposes including: planning an event, […]

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A Step by Step Guide on How to Create Interactive Presentations Using The New Google Slides Features

May 6, 2016After posting about the new Slides’ Q&A feature, we received a couple of questions regarding its usage. So we created this visual guide to walk you through the process of integrating questions in your presentation. But let us firs start with a refresher about what Slides Q&A is all about.This is a new […]

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Add Awesome Fonts to Your iPad Using AnyFont App

December 17, 2015AnyFont is a good application that lets you install more fonts to your iPad or other iOS devices. Once installed, AnyFont provides you access to a variety of fonts that you can use on apps such as: Keynote, Numbers, Pages, Word, Excel, PowerPoint for iPad and many more. As you will see in […]

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5 Great Books On Using Minecraft In Education

September 7, 2015Since its release in 2009, Minecraft has sold millions of copies worldwide revolutionizing thus the gaming industry and providing game players with an endless world of possibilities. As a sandbox construction game, Minecraft has successfully and distinctively set itself from the crowd by incorporating the ethos of 21st century learning that include: creativity, […]

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