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How to succeed with online PD for teachers

School Management

Online training is a convenient way for teachers to learn at their own pace, throughout the school year, and a way for them to expand their personal learning network. Ultimately, the final goal should be to provide teachers with relevant training that can really help them become better professionals, more confident in their work, and more motivated to make a difference.

off-task behavior management
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6 Steps towards successful off-task behavior management

K-12

Disengagement during class is a major problem as it affects learning. In fact, off-task behavior can take away a few hours each month. Teachers can optimize the learning environment and apply certain techniques to help students improve their focus. Here are six ways in which teachers can successfully manage off-task behavior:

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What schools should know before launching an LMS [INFOGRAPHIC]

LMS

A successful LMS launch means higher adoption rates and a higher level of satisfaction with the new platform. After all, schools want to get the full value of their investment in an LMS. Taking the steps (or just some of them) presented in this post can really help you start off on the right foot.

motivate students for lifelong learning
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How to motivate students for lifelong learning

Students

Students have an innate desire to learn that needs to be nurtured. This can be achieved through teaching practices that encourage learning autonomy, relatedness, and competence, the three core elements of the Self Determination Theory.

smart speakers found their place in HE
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Alexa goes to uni: how smart speakers found their place in HE

Higher Ed

HE organizations are trying to attract more students. In turn, class sizes are expanding and so are the costs associated with offering high quality programs. Some organizations have already started testing different solutions. Among them, are voice assistants that can be used during lectures or that function as personal assistants for students.

digital wellness for students
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4 Steps towards digital wellness for students

Students

Excessive screen time and a lack of responsibility for time spent online is detrimental to students’ digital wellbeing. Schools can take charge and teach their students how to build better habits, whether it is by teaching internet etiquette or encouraging parents to set boundaries. In the end, digital wellbeing is about learning how to spend quality and not quantity time.

smart speakers for the classroom
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Exploring the most popular smart speakers for the classroom

Teachers

As schools are starting to use more and more AI in their daily activities, there is a huge potential for digital assistants to take on more routine work, so that teachers can focus on teaching and interacting with their students. Read on to find out what are the most common options that teachers can choose from in terms of AI-powered smart speakers for the classroom:

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Green light for using green screen in classroom activities

Teachers

Green screen is by no means new technology, but it’s fun and relatively easy to use in the classroom. While you only need a few supplies and plenty of imagination, it can be incorporated in many activities. Plus, it’s a way to get students more involved and jazz up school presentations for a fraction of the cost of other tech tools.

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7 digital portfolio guidelines for outstanding learning performance

E-learning

Teachers need to teach effectively as well as evaluate student performance and digital portfolios can be a good compromise between the two. In the end, students seem to benefit the most from this approach as they take a more active role in their learning. They are also encouraged to showcase their digital portfolios and take advantage of future opportunities.

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