Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

30 Techniques to Quiet a Noisy Class

Most teachers use silencing methods, such as flicking the lights, ringing a call bell (see Teacher Tipster's charming video on the subject), raising two fingers, saying "Attention, class," or using Harry Wong's Give Me 5

Monday, October 3, 2016

Top 200 Tools for Learning 2016: Overview

From: Jane Hart's independent resource site about learning trends, technologies and tools

She compiled a BEST OF BREED 2016 list in which she categories the different tools, as well as 3 sub-lists that show the popularity of the tools in different contexts.
  1. Top 100 TOOLS FOR PERSONAL & PROFESSIONAL LEARNING (for formal/informal learning and personal productivity)
  2. TOP 100 TOOLS FOR WORKPLACE LEARNING (for training, e-learning, performance support and social collaboration
  3. TOP 100 TOOLS FOR EDUCATION (for use in primary and secondary (K12) schools, colleges, universities and adult education.)
To get an overview of how the tools in these 3 Top 100 lists fit into the Top 200 list, she has also created a comparison table in this QUICK VIEW.
Which tools are new on the list or are significantly on the move compared to last year? Here are the MOVERS & SHAKERS.

Friday, August 5, 2016

48 Free Education Apps Sorted By Grade Level

48 Free Education Apps Sorted By Grade Level 
By Jeff Dunn on February 19, 2013