Coronavirus Complicates an Already Tricky Balancing Act for Adult Learners
by By Emma Dill on April 2, 2020 at 6:26 pm
The pandemic poses additional challenges to students juggling coursework with full-time jobs, child care, and elder care.
How to Create Simple Videos on a Chromebook – No Apps or Extensions Needed
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Richard Byrne) on April 2, 2020 at 5:51 pm
One of my colleagues asked me if I could provide directions on how to create a video on our school-issued Chromebooks. I was happy to oblige and created one specifically for our school. I then created…Read the whole entry at […]
Caught in Limbo, Aspiring Educators Ask for Flexibility
by Mary Ellen Flannery on April 2, 2020 at 2:30 pm
Their required student-teacher placements were cut short by the coronavirus pandemic. So how do they get licensed to teach?
A Few Short Lessons and Reminders About Email
by email@example.com (Richard Byrne) on April 2, 2020 at 1:40 pm
Earlier this week I Tweeted a plea to try to remember to use basic niceties when sending emails seeking help from me or anyone else who is providing remote tech support right now. This morning I got a…Read the whole entry at […]
The Arduino Design Project I’m Doing With Students Who Don’t Have Materials at Home
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Richard Byrne) on April 2, 2020 at 12:59 pm
Like a lot of other schools, mine closed without much more than a few hours notice. We went home on a Friday afternoon and Sunday evening we were told that we were not going back. My 9th grade…Read the whole entry at […]
Two Ed Tech Guys Take Questions & Share Cool Stuff – Free Webinar Tomorrow
by email@example.com (Richard Byrne) on April 2, 2020 at 12:02 pm
Last Friday Rushton Hurley from Next Vista for Learning and I hosted a free webinar that we not-so-creatively titled Two Ed Tech Guys Take Questions and Share Cool Stuff. By popular demand we’re going…Read the whole entry at […]
5 Ways to Transform the Academic Workplace in a Post-Covid-19 World
by By Allison M. Vaillancourt on April 2, 2020 at 12:00 pm
For HR administrators and staff, the new coronavirus has meant long, crazed hours â but the real work is just beginning.
Now You Can Use Flipgrid to Make Screencast Videos
by firstname.lastname@example.org (Richard Byrne) on April 2, 2020 at 10:44 am
On Wednesday afternoon Flipgrid announced the launch of a new recording feature for teachers and students. You can now create screencast videos within Flipgrid. The feature is kind of hidden so I made…Read the whole entry at […]
‘Zoomed Out’: Why ‘Live’ Teaching Isn’t Always the Best
by By Beckie Supiano on April 2, 2020 at 8:00 am
Now that itâs clear the move to emergency online teaching will last more than a couple of weeks, professors may have to readjust their plans.
Starting over: College students can manage stress to achieve success
by Natalie Farran on April 2, 2020 at 7:00 am
Many college students experience high levels of stress throughout the semester. Dealing with feelings of anxiety and sadness can get in the way of achieving The post Starting over: College students can manage stress to achieve success appeared first on USA.