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You need to be heard in a new TED reform discussion

Please contribute to an important education reform discussion on the TED site. Educators need to be heard. Find the TED discussion at this…

Started by Mark Barnes

0 May 18, 2011

Announcing new Google Spreadsheet on Integrating Web Technology into Instruction and Teacher Training

Dear friends and colleagues:The Google Document spreadsheet that we have been working on for the past 10 months, https://docs.google.com/Do

Started by Richard D Solomon, PhD

2 May 9, 2011
Reply by Richard D Solomon, PhD

Anyone Using Aviary Education?

Anyone using http://www.aviaryeducation.com/ with their classes?

Started by Robert Dillon

1 Apr 28, 2011
Reply by Mark Brumley

Great Content

Thank you for the great content you share hear.  I just wanted to share with you also that Technology integration in Education found @ http…

Started by Greg Limperis

0 Apr 2, 2011

Revisiting Segregation

Most of the time, I read a news story about something in education, and I think about it for about five minutes before letting it go, chalk…

Started by Shakespeares Sister

0 Jan 23, 2011

The European children’s traveling language library - EU project

r.e. The European Children’s Travelling Language Library http://www.eulib.eu/   Eurolib is a European Union funded education project. It i…

Started by Joel Josephson

0 Dec 15, 2010

NCLB, RTT, and Hypocrisy: The Changing Face of Education (originally posted 12 November 2009 on DailyKos)

Before I commence with writing my diary, I have several caveats of which I wish to apprise readers: 1. I realize there is a problem with t…

Started by Shakespeares Sister

0 Nov 21, 2010

I have become a traitor (originally posted 22 January, 2010 on DailyKos)

As a public high school teacher, I should have faith in and believe in the ability of the public school system to properly educate a child.…

Started by Shakespeares Sister

0 Nov 21, 2010

Student Surveys - How to Create?

Our first quarter is coming to a close and I would like to create a survey to get feedback from my students about a variety of topics.  How…

Started by Kristen Dixie

0 Oct 6, 2010

Do you want to be part of a free Physics simulation software pilot?

Please see post by Alfred Solis for details: http://www.bie.org/forums/viewthread/31/

Started by Rajesh Jha

0 Sep 23, 2010

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With the cloud of the Corona Virus hanging over us and growing by the hour, it is difficult to see any silver lining. Health and safety are our greatest concerns. The stakes are high and the consequences may be fatal to too many. Anything I discuss here shouldIn the past, many discussions by several education leaders have sometimes suggested the idea of education reform…See More
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Where’s the Silver Lining for Education?

With the cloud of the Corona Virus hanging over us and growing by the hour, it is difficult to see any silver lining. Health and safety are our greatest concerns. The stakes are high and the consequences may be fatal to too many. Anything I discuss here shouldIn the past, many discussions by several education leaders have sometimes suggested the idea of education reform…See More
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The OLC Accelerate conference emphasizes the most innovative and impactful research and effective practices in the field of online, digital and blended learning. Supporting administrators, designers, and educators alike, Accelerate offers a comprehensive list of sessions and activities tailored to addressing the challenges and goals of our entire community. Our curation of conference tracks and exhibits promises a cross-section of the prime topics in our field, offering exciting programming…See More
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Is Online Learning The Answer For The Coronavirus Closed Schools?

With the rapid spread of the Corona Virus, there has been a clarion call for schools to close and immediately shift to online learning in the interest of health and safety. With all that has been written and talked about in regard to “online learning” over the last decade, the perception is that now is a great time to put tech to work and implement this modern methodology to address our current situation and limit face-to-face exposure in order to self-quarantine a huge portion of our…See More
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With the rapid spread of the Corona Virus, there has been a clarion call for schools to close and immediately shift to online learning in the interest of health and safety. With all that has been written and talked about in regard to “online learning” over the last decade, the perception is that now is a great time to put tech to work and implement this modern methodology to address our current situation and limit face-to-face exposure in order to self-quarantine a huge portion of our…See More
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