How Finland Keeps Kids Focused Through Free Play f

This is not EdTech related but I thought it an interesting read.

6school, recess, free time, instruction, learning, motivation, teachers, educators, Finland, the atlantic,

Hello good people of Tumblr:

I’m always looking for guest submissions. If anyone has anything ed tech-y they’d like to share, click the ‘Guest Submissions’ link over on the left side and sent it to me. 

Thanks for visiting EdTechBubble!  

6edtech, tech tools, resources, 21st century classroom, 21st century learning, teachers, educators, parents, guest submissions, guest post,

42 STEM iPad Apps for Kids (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) f

6edtech, tech tools, resources, teachers, educators, parents, students, stem, ipad, apps, science, technology, engineering, mathematics, math, kids,

ChatterPix - by Duck Duck Moose f

6edtech, tech tools, chatterpix, duck duck moose, app, itunes, android, iphone, classroom, 21st century classroom, taechers, educators, resources,

Online Stopwatch has over a dozen timers for counting up and counting down, including the countdown timers shown here. 

Source: creativemeltdown

6corkboard connections, online stopwatch, edtech, tech tools, resources, time management, classroom management, teachers, educators, parents, classroom, timers,

Google is the search engine that our students frequent the most but do they really know how to Google it? Do they know that the power of this search engine is not in how easily you can type in your search query but how smartly you can word it ? Are they aware of the other multifaceted functionalities Google can do like using it as a dictionary, calculator, or even currency converter ?

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has already featured several of these tips and tricks that teachers and students can use to tap into the full potential of this phenomenon called Google. Adding to these resources is a very short, succinct and simple graphic that sums up 7 of the most important search tweaks that can render your Google search more effective and to the point. I have learned about this wonderful visual from teachthought and I invite you to share it with your students. Enjoy!

6google, edtech, tech tools, resources, teachers, educators, students, parents, tips, tricks, references, search engine,

The Barriers To Using Social Media In Education (Part 1 of 2) - Edudemic f

6edudemic, edtech, tech tools, social media, education, teachers, educators, parents, students, resources,

42 STEM iPad Apps for Kids (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) f

6imagination soup, edtech, tech tools, teachers, educators, parents, students, stem, ipad, apps, kids, science, technology, engineering, math, school, clasroom,