5 Reasons Why You Should Invest In Self-Education

When you are earning for you and you might have good saving for your future. You might be thinking of investing that saving to get good returns from them but have you ever consider about investing those fund to your self-education can give you the best results than any other investments. You can pursue further education by selecting Maryville’s online master’s degree programs. Self-education not only means pursue degrees further. You can opt for diploma programs too or any our self-education classes about anything which you are not familiar with before. Let’s discuss a few reasons why you should invest in self-education: – read more

A Brief Philosophy of Technology in Education

Creating a positive message about students using technology for educational success can be difficult. Showing off students typing away at a row of computers is a nice way to say “look at all this productivity,” but it doesn’t convey something as emotional as a student-led presentation or a teacher’s own voice. I tried to blend both in a recent video that I made for my district, showcasing the thoughts behind the use of technology in education. It’s not perfect, and I had all sorts of headaches with the audio (lots of noisy classrooms), but this is my first attempt to show some of the thought behind our teachers’ instructional methodology when using technology. You can view below or on Vimeo. read more

Every Common Core Standard Related to Technology

I’ve had a LOT of traffic on a Google Document that I created last year while exploring the Common Core State Standards. At the time I created it I was looking for a way to impress upon the teachers in my district that technology standards are now for the first time being embedded within the content standards (at least here in Michigan). Previously, the technology standards were published by the state separately from the core content areas, which created a convenient excuse for many teachers to basically say “well, they aren’t my concern, because they aren’t in my standards.” read more