Articles about educational technology


The A-Z of EdTech Literacy: Letters C-F - The Edvocate

Last updated: 02/15/2019

Click here to access all of the articles in this series. In this series, we are discussing all of the terms, concepts, and technologies that you need to know to be literate in...

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10 ways to create interactive multimedia in any grade/subject

Last updated: 12/27/2018

10 ways to create interactive multimedia in any grade/subject Comment 5 | Share | Tweet | Pin It | +1 | print | email Video. Audio. Images. Text. Interactive questions. Great...

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Classroom Management in the EdTech Classroom - The Tech Edvocate

Last updated: 12/25/2018

Classroom management is a skill that educators struggle with daily. Management strategies have to be adapted to fit different classroom sizes, age group, and behavioral...

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Customized email newsletters for every kid with Google Forms

Last updated: 12/20/2018

Classroom newsletters are kind of hit and miss. If you’re sending photocopies of them home in students’ backpacks, I’ll bet your success rate is less than 50 percent. (And...

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Padlet: Time to Take a Selfie Icebreaker

Last updated: 09/01/2018

Do you struggle to learn your students’ names at the start of the school year? If so, this is an icebreaker activity you should try! First, teachers create a Padlet wall, title...

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Flipped Learning 2.0: Rethinking the Flipped Classroom Model

Last updated: 09/01/2018

Flipped learning has been a commonly-used buzzword in education for several years now, and everyone has different feelings about it. For the uninitiated, flipped learning is an...

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Are we listening?

Last updated: 08/30/2018

—Why technology use in schools needs better critics When I first started teaching, I used to blog exclusively about digital technology in education. In my blog I curated a very...

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No, learning mathematics is not the same as playing FIFA

Last updated: 08/30/2018

Midha’s first error is the deterministic assumption that we must pander to students’ diminishing attention spans. He would have us reduce learning to bite-sized tasks since...

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How To Make A Civics Education Stick

Last updated: 08/17/2018

He warns against waiting until high school. "The knee-jerk reaction to teach civics in high school is too little, too late," he says. "What's the dropout rate in some places?...

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4 education trends countries everywhere should know about

Last updated: 08/17/2018

Recently, we reached out to education experts around the world to hear what they considered the most pressing issues facing our sector today. Surprisingly, they all said that...

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