Blended Learning Engagement: Are the Students Paying Attention?

Blended Learning Engagement: Are the Students Paying Attention?

In blended learning, teachers combine traditional classroom and online instruction. This often includes videos and interactive activities as a part of the digital curriculum, either to the entire class or to groups of students. Meeting the promise of personalized learning requires student engagement with this content.

Helping students control their mobile devices

Helping students control their mobile devices | World of Better Learning | Cambridge University Press

Nik Peachey is a freelance teacher trainer, writer, course designer, conference speaker and learning technology consultant. He is a two-time British Council Innovations Award Winner and is a keen blogger and content curator. In this article, he shares his tips and a lesson plan on how we can help students use their mobile devices in a more…

Chromebook Accessibility Features Teachers Should Know About

Chromebook Accessibility Features Teachers Should Know about

As a teacher using Chromebook in instruction, you need to make sure you are knowledgable about the required tips and features that will enable you to make the best of this device in education. Understanding the internal functioning of the gadget comes before your search for EdTech apps to install on it.

The Importance of Parental Involvement for Student Success

The Importance of Parental Involvement for Student Success

There is robust research about the different factors that influence student achievement. While teacher skill and communication is important, there are a number of influential factors for student success that happen outside of school. In fact, research shows that supportive behavior from parents or guardians correlates with student achievement.

Tomorrow’s Learning Today: 7 Shifts To Create A Classroom Of The Future

Tomorrow’s Learning Today: 7 Shifts To Create A Classroom Of The Future

Tomorrow’s Learning Today: 7 Shifts To Create A Classroom Of The Future by Terry Heick For professional development around this idea or others you read about on TeachThought, contact us. Let’s take a look at this vague idea of the ‘classroom of the future.’ This is all subjective, but it’s worth talking about.