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4 Things any teacher training program should include from now on
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4 Things any teacher training program should include from now on

School Management

We will need empathetic, dedicated, and inspiring teachers for the next generations of students. But what should we add to all these abilities in a highly technologized education system? How should academic institutions prepare specific training programs that reflect all the changes we see in education?

5 Evidence-based interventions that have an impact on learning
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5 Evidence-based interventions that have an impact on learning

Teachers

Without proper research, it’s nearly impossible to find systemic solutions to many issues in the educational system. Therefore, teachers, educators, and policymakers should rely on evidence-based educational strategies if they want results across the system. Let’s see five strategies that have an impact!

The uberization of Higher Education: fad or fab?
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The uberization of Higher Education: fad or fab?

Uncategorized

In a Uber-like educational system, clients (students) have access to the best service providers (schools, universities, teachers, etc.). To a certain extent, this approach already exists, especially as far as Higher Education is concerned. But uberization takes the process to the next level. Let’s see some suggestions and analyze their viability in real-life situations!

copyright rules for students and teachers
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5 Basic copyright rules for students and teachers

Teachers

When designing online learning content, teachers and students should not forget that not all images, videos, and texts that are available online can be used freely. So let’s explore five copyright rules that every student and teacher should know by heart:

LMS is a perfect solution for digital minimalism
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4 Reasons why an LMS is a perfect solution for digital minimalism

LMS

Students and teachers across the globe who were forced by the pandemic to learn and work online may sometimes feel digital fatigue. This is why embracing digital minimalism may come in handy. An LMS is just what a school might need if it wants to simplify its processes.

the new normal of education
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4 Scenarios for the new normal of education

E-learning

The OECD has designed four alternative scenarios that may become reality soon, with education technology as the common denominator. These may help us prepare for the future, by identifying possible threats and opportunities. So let’s look into the crystal ball and see what may happen in education in the near future.

Virtual pets: How to bring more joy and teach responsibility in online classes
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Virtual pets: How to bring more joy and teach responsibility in online classes

E-learning

The effects of confinement and isolation are already beginning to show. Public health specialists worn about the new epidemic of mental health issues caused by isolation. Pets (even virtual) might be the help we need! Let’s make our online classes pet-friendly and help our students become more empathetic and more socially engaged.

Making the case for paperless schools
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Making the case for paperless schools

School Management

Paperless schools might be the boost we need to innovate even more in all aspects of education. So let’s tackle the paper-based vs. paperless issue from different angles and see how things have changed so far and how edtech can help us create a more environmentally-friendly schooling system.

Online museums you can bring in the classroom
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4 Online museums you can bring in the classroom

K-12

A good internet connection (and some imagination) can help teachers bring museums into the classroom, whether it the brick-and-mortar one, hybrid or completely virtual, and provide their students with a meaningful learning experience. Let’s explore a few digital solutions for a virtual museum experience:

STEM plus Arts, for a more enriching learning experience
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STEAM: STEM plus Arts, for a more enriching learning experience

Teachers

STEAM should be the overall ambition of the educational system. It should aim at empowering students to use their creativity in finding new solutions to everyday problems, and at the same time help them understand more about life, society, and culture.

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