using edtech to successfully teach vocabulary
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Practical examples of using edtech to successfully teach vocabulary

Online teaching

While learning the definitions of words is important, what is more important is for students to develop a deeper understanding of the connotations and usages of vocabulary words. Lucky for us, edtech provides us fun and easy ways for students to make real-world connections to words and opportunities to practice using the words.

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

Online teaching

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.

take immersive learning into your classroom
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Top 10 reasons to take immersive learning into your classroom

Digital learning environment

Technology has made immersive learning a reality rather than an impossible notion. You can adopt various ways to make this possible in the classroom, including incorporating virtual reality, mixed reality, augmented reality, and gamification. Remember that integrating this form of learning in the classroom is for students’ benefits, and the return on investment is inherently rewarding, eventually.

LMS the best grading companion for teachers
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Is an LMS the best grading companion for teachers?

School LMS

US teachers work around 12-16 hours a day, give or take. These numbers tell us that teachers spend much of their “free” time actually working. This practice has researchers wondering whether we should rethink the traditional grading system. An LMS can help make grading faster, more efficient and help you in your daily teaching tasks.

smart boards in the classroom
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How teachers can use smart boards in the classroom

Online teaching

Smart boards have remodeled the way teachers perform their duties, including how they manage simple record-keeping tasks, engage student interest, illustrate complex concepts, assess learning, and prepare students for an evolving digital world. Here are a few tips to help you make the most of this technology:

Giving students a V.O.I.C.E. in your classroom
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Giving students a V.O.I.C.E. in your classroom

Online teaching

When learning is truly personalized, each student has a voice in the learning process. This does not mean teachers lose theirs; they only create the perfect learning environment in which students have a say in their journey towards their goals. Students have their own expectations of what teaching and learning should look like. So, why not listen to their V.O.I.C.E?

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

Online teaching

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:

classroom accessories every teacher should have
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9 Crucial classroom accessories every teacher should have

Online teaching

The modern classroom is more challenging than ever, for both students and teachers. High-tech gizmos are making the teaching process easy but they do require time to learn to operate. Of course, there are other classroom accessories that are evergreen and that every teacher will probably need in the centuries to come. It is this combination of old and new learning utensils that make for an efficient contemporary classroom.

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