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5 Digital tools for making the virtual classroom more inclusive
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5 Digital tools for making the virtual classroom more inclusive

E-learning

Inclusivity is achieved through teaching and assessment methods that create a sense of community, provide personalized learning solutions and offer opportunities for active participation. There are numerous digital tools teachers can use to accommodate different needs which are appropriate for mixed ability classes and still give a sense of inclusion to every learner.

5 Practical applications of IoT in the classroom
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5 Practical applications of IoT in the classroom

Teachers

IoT in education provides numerous collaboration and cooperation opportunities to enhance interaction between students and teachers, and among students, creating active learning opportunities in a safe environment.

10 Tools teachers can use to create virtual field trips
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10 Tools teachers can use to create virtual field trips

Teachers

With so many restrictions in our daily lives for the past year and a half, students need a chance to see the world through different lenses. Virtual field trips are a unique and accessible way to provide different learning opportunities in your classroom that go beyond the classic textbooks.

10 Digital tools for creating 3D learning experiences
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10 Digital tools for creating 3D learning experiences

Teachers

The use of 3D technology in teaching is increasingly becoming an integral part of lessons in general. With the plethora of tools and resources in this field available online, teachers can provide interactive learning experiences, but also give students opportunities to create their own. Here are 10 digital tools for creating 3D learning experiences:

The 6 principles of mastery-based learning
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The 6 principles of mastery-based learning

Teachers

Mastery-based learning is an innovative approach to teaching focused on the learner and designed with the graduate profile in mind. This approach uses students’ interests to engage them in learning and the instruction demonstrates relevance to their lives.

IoT's transformative potential in education
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Taking a closer look at IoT’s transformative potential in education

School Management

Since the Internet of Things (IoT) is present in our daily lives, it is only natural to include it in the education system, too. When thinking about IoT’s transformative potential in education, we should analyze three different layers of improvement, from top to bottom: the student, the teacher, and the school.

How to overcome digital fatigue as a teacher
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How to overcome digital fatigue as a teacher

Teachers

Being a teacher has always been a tough job that can drain the last ounce of energy out of you regularly. In the past year, “teacher-tired” has changed into “digitally fatigued,” moving towards a new exhaustion level. Here’s how to overcome digital fatigue as a teacher:

digital fatigue in the educational system
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The impact of digital fatigue in the educational system

School Management

Digital fatigue appeared as a consequence of overusing the digital tools in the learning process, causing a feeling of saturation that can even lead to burnout. Everyone involved in teaching and learning online should educate themselves and others to recognize the signs of digital fatigue early on, so we can reverse its consequences or at least limit its damage.

Foster student agency with these online tools
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Foster student agency with these online tools

Teachers

Regardless of the tools we use as teachers, as long as we foster student agency, we give them the best lesson: anything in life requires complete dedication and engagement if we want it to be a success. They can only achieve this if they take responsibility for their actions, and what better way to start doing so than while learning?

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