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Robot Teachers vs Human Teachers:

Ask a Tech Teacher

Simona Johnes, editor-in-chief of Science and Literacy , an educational blog for teachers and parents, did some research into a topic that is of growing concern to my fellow teachers: Robots in the classrom. Here’s an interesting article comparing the pros and cons of robots vs. humans: .

TED Ed History Videos to Use with Students in Class

Educators Technology

The purpose of this post is to share with you this interesting playlist from TED Ed called TED History vs. that you can use with your students in class. The videos are especially ideal for history classes but they can also be incorporated into any other subject area.

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Digital Citizenship–a Life Skill

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I’m a staunch believer that Digital Citizenship should be taught early and often. Education Week seems to agree. They have a great article on this topic you want to check out: Educators: Teach digital citizenship early. Digital citizenship lessons should begin early, educators say.

Two Great Academic Writing Cheat Sheets for Student Researchers

Educators Technology

Academic jargon is reputed to be arcane and hard to grasp (and yes, boring as well!). This is the case because like any jargon 'academic speak' is highly technical. It requires a specific writing style, slight different sentence structures, and so often vague and impersonal voice.

How to Teach Academic Content to Multilinguals

Middle Web

Teaching academic content is less about receiving students who are ready to learn and more about creating conditions to support learning. Tan Huynh shares a geography lesson he designed to meet three conditions multilinguals need to learn content and language simultaneously.

Adding Fractions with the Same or Different Denominators

Basic-Mathematics

This lesson will teach you about adding fractions when they have the same or different denominators

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Incorporate Mindfulness into Your Class

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Students learn best when they are relaxed, happy, and feeling loved. It is challenging to include those characteristics in classes when you are concurrently trying to achieve school goals, comply with curriculum timelines, juggle parent concerns, and blend your lessons with those of colleagues.

Sep 21, How to Solve Word Problems in Quadratic Equations

Online Math for All

How to Solve Word Problems in Quadratic Equations - Concept - Example with step by step explanation

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Calculate the cost price of a house using the sell price and the loss percent

Basic-Mathematics

If a house is sold for 187,000 there is a loss of 15% on the cost price of the house. 1) Find the cost price of the house 2) For how much should it be

Resources: National Coding Week!

All About STEM

National Coding Week begins on the 19th of September 2022. The week aims to build people’s digital skills and confidence and this year, the team are encouraging students to share how learning new digital skills is going to help you, help others or help society.

Keyboarding Basics Part 2

Ask a Tech Teacher

Keyboarding is a topic that most parents want their children to learn and many schools don’t have time to teach. Of all topics on Ask a Tech Teacher, keyboarding articles are the most visited.

Some Very Good Assignment Planner Apps for Students

Educators Technology

Technology has tremendously facilitated students life making it super easy for them to stay productive throughout the entire school year and beyond. Student planners are an example of apps that are so helpful in this regard.

RBTV – Field Trip (9.19.2022)

Northeastern University

On Saturday, September 19th, we had our first field trip of the 2022-2023 academic school year! Working with our partner organization, Ron Burton Training Village , we hosted 60 girls (grades 6-12) for a day focused on AI/energy and policies thereof.

Metric Conversion

Basic-Mathematics

Learn to convert one metric unit to another using an easy to follow metric conversion chart

Changing School Climate: An Unexpected Recipe

Middle Web

Many school problems are social at their core. When teachers and counselors give students a leadership role in normalizing the problems – making them accessible and resolvable – the community culture improves for everyone, says national counseling leader Jean Peterson.

TED Ed Greek Mythology- 14 Great Lessons Explaining Popular Greek Myths

Educators Technology

Myths and legends are both receptacles and transmitters of cultural mores, societal traditions, and human knowledge. They have existed with us since the dawn of time and have served a wide variety of purposes including educational.

4 Ideas to Increase Collaboration Using an Interactive Display

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Interactive learning has moved from being an innovative strategy to a ‘must do’ to keep students engaged in the classroom. As technology has become more beneficial for instruction and student learning, teachers are at the forefront of why, how, and when to use ed tech effectively and efficiently.

How Crucial Is Artificial Intelligence to the Rise of Ed Tech?

Robot Lab

By Ellie Poverly Image Source: www.unsplash.com. Anyone in the education sector knows that new technologies are poised to revolutionize the traditional classroom. In the past few years, educational institutions have adapted to a new normal brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Project Habit: Striking the Right Balance of Habits in PBL

Defined Learning

In my third year of teaching science to sophomores, I had likely accrued 300 hours of designing projects. Through my project-based learning (PBL) courses, I learned that a great project took about twenty hours to create and I stuck to that guidance.

Is There Still Time to Build Equity into Virtual Reality Edtech?

ED Surge

Not everyone is sold on the idea that virtual reality technology could or should bring higher education into a future of avatars and holograms.

School district asks parents to house teachers amid high cost of living

Ask a Tech Teacher

This is new to me, but reading the predicament Milpitas California is in–having visited this expensive area–I commend the school district for this clever idea.

Adding Integers with a Number Line and Rules for Addition of Integers

Basic-Mathematics

Adding integers using a number line or the rules for adding integers to find the sums of positive and negative integers

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Best STEM Competitions

Career in STEM

The beauty of learning STEM is that education continues even beyond the classroom. It is in this area especially, where students can engage with topics hands-on and learn about real-life applications for their work.

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Biomimicry

STEMe

Toronto, ON What is Biomimicry? Some of humanity’s most impressive creations were not invented by man, but by nature.

EdTech Promised to Change How Students Learn, But the Real Revolution Lies Within Us

ED Surge

In my first year of teaching, I was blessed to have a SMART board in my classroom. My excitement was palpable given that this fancy piece of technology was (and is) a luxury for most educators.

Engineering Education for Children on the Autism Spectrum: Content, Pedagogy, and Assessment

National Science Foundation

Engineering learning is a lifelong process that starts from a very young age as children discover the world through tinkering, touching, and being curious. Some refer to children as natural engineers (Dorie et al., 2014; Genalo et al., 2000).

STEM Project Ideas: The CREST Question Generator

All About STEM

Are your students struggling to come up with a STEM project? Try the CREST Question Generator! It’s a fantastic way to give secondary learners their own choice of topics and get them excited about new ideas!

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Success Story: Parkside Middle School, NH

CoderZ

New Hampshire School Uses CoderZ to Stem Learning Loss and Engage Students in Learning. When funding is tight, schools have to get creative when they want to introduce new programs and adopt new technology.

Best Books of Summer 2022

Teachers are Terrific

Ah, summertime! Our favorite time to read, right?! My best books of summer for this year are a combined pair of months. I struggled to find books in July and August that held my attention! I gave up on several and skimmed several.

How Monolingual Teachers Can Support English Language Acquisition for Multilingual Learners

ED Surge

“What do you want your teacher to know about you?” Esther considered the question, sitting in a small room with Ms. Odette, the interpreter who was working with her to complete her learning profile—a tool that helped us learn about new students and tailor instruction to meet their needs.

Ambiguous Case of the Law of Sines

Basic-Mathematics

Explanation of the ambiguous case of the law of sines when zero, one, or two triangles can be formed

Cultural Competence to Help Diverse Students

Middle Web

Culturally Responsive Teaching in Gifted Education is an essay collection addressing a variety of populations and will benefit all students, says History and ELA teacher Megan Kelly. She highlights three, including “Promoting Racism: Through the Eyes of a Black Mother.”.

Brochure: Schools & Colleges ASK Apprenticeships Support

All About STEM

The ASK programme offers a variety of engaging activities and workshops that can be delivered by local experts to help your students, teachers and parents to understand apprenticeships, traineeships and T Levels.

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How can sociology help address a global health challenge?

Futurum

How can sociology help address a global health challenge? Published: Dr Sangeeta Chattoo , from the University of York , in the UK, is on a quest to better understand one of the complex global health challenges: inherited blood disorders (IBD).