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Veronica M

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.

Digital citizenship: a conceptual model for developing a K-12 curriculum
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Digital citizenship: a conceptual model for developing a K-12 curriculum

Teachers

Digital citizenship is essential for all people living in a digital economy. Those who design and implement policies should understand the deep roots of all the processes involved: proper values and right attitudes help shape the necessary skills one needs to develop knowledge and critical understanding of the self and of the world.

Tools for professional-looking digital portfolios
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Tools for professional-looking digital portfolios

E-learning

Digital portfolios allow students to be more creative and use their imagination. They will need to be creative in the future professional careers, so try to stimulate them as much as possible in the classroom. Just make sure that they have the right tools to unleash their creativity and let them shine!

SEL skills in online education
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Teaching SEL skills in online education

Teachers

Bringing SEL in the classroom is not the latest fad, but an essential core component of any educational system that wants to help students have well-balanced social and emotional lives. Let’s see how we can approach the five core SEL competencies in online education!

DOs and DON’Ts in Project-Based Learning
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10 DOs and DON’Ts in Project-Based Learning

Teachers

If we want to raise our children to be independent, creative, and self-sufficient, PBL might help a lot. Moreover, PBL can boost social and soft-skills, as working on a project implies collaboration and communication with colleagues.

digital wellbeing during remote teaching
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PERMA 2.0 or digital wellbeing during remote teaching

E-learning

Since remote teaching and learning might continue for a while, it’s high time to reconsider digital wellbeing for both students and teachers and adopt some guidelines for this new normal. By putting a spin to the PERMA model, we can overcome this challenge

Adapting the 5E teaching model to remote classrooms
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Adapting the 5E teaching model to remote classrooms

E-learning

Edtech can help students and teachers implement the 5E teaching model online, as an LMS can offer a wide range of solutions for each stage. However, especially during these challenging times, the 5E model could benefit from an additional E, which can be integrated within all the other five: empathize.

Digital trends in K-12 education
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Focus on 21st-century skills: 3 Digital trends in K-12 education

K-12

Edtech allows both students and teachers to create high-quality content and share it with students all over the world, to experiment in virtual and remote laboratories, and learn more about the world. However, a critical approach is essential to differentiate between sources of information, because “all that glitters is not gold” on the Internet.

Authentic learning and edtech
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Authentic learning and edtech: A match made in heaven

E-learning

Authentic learning is all about going back to basics: learning and experimenting to solve everyday problems. It is successfully used in both K12 and higher education. We believe that with a pinch of edtech it could be a good solution for many students across the globe.

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