E. Leonard Jossem Interantional Education Fund -- THE Journal


Get funds for attending international physics conferences ... Funds are also awarded for collaboration of physics educators located in the United States and developing nations. ... Eligibility: AAPT members are currently faculty or students


5 Apps Every Teacher Should Have -- THE Journal


By Graphite by Common Sense Media ... Common Sense Media’s service Graphite, which offers independent ratings and reviews ... The variety caters to individual needs while making group collaboration fun for research or brainstorming ideas.


Resource Sharing Platform Like Searchable Dropbox for Education -- THE Journal


The just-launched platform also includes collaboration features like in-app messaging, commenting on specific materials, and the ability to follow specific users--and ... Updates may center on additional collaboration and social media tools.


Snapwiz Debuts Free, Web-Based Formative Assessment Platform -- THE Journal


... at an aggregate and individual level, and can facilitate the adoption of benchmarked standardized assessments through a collaborative evaluation process that can be applied across districts and within broader learning communities.


5 Lessons from a Learning Lab -- THE Journal


... a table with others and being able to share their work in a collaborative experience. ... The lab has five "collaboration centers" that seat up to six people. ... Doceo is also collaborating with the Northwest Inland Writing Project to help ...


Cengage Adds Speech Capture Software to MindTap -- THE Journal


... classroom setting, instructors can use the YouSeeU MindApp for live capture of speeches and presentations, video upload and real-time review, grading and assessment, while students can comment and collaborate on submitted presentations.


Google Begins Massive Open Online Summer Camp for Makers -- THE Journal


According to a blog post announcing the project, 500 local "campsites" in libraries and community centers around the world will bring kids together for local collaboration and participation in the online camp. ... comments powered by Disqus


Pexip, Enabling Technlogies Partner for Unified Communications Integration -- THE Journal


... integrate Microsoft Lync with any legacy videoconferencing solution, satisfying the need for a straightforward visual collaboration solution that can be seamlessly incorporated into IT infrastructures," said Bill Vollerthum, president at ...


McGraw-Hill Launches Professional Learning Environment for Teachers -- THE Journal


Features of the Professional Learning Environment include: ... Three-week moderated video courses designed to provide implementation support for the ... Discussion boards for sharing and collaborating among teachers and across districts;


THE News Update: Report: Many Educators Don't Feel Ready for Online Summative Assessments


SPARKvue Adds Real-Time Collaboration for Lab Activities ... The latest version enables students and teachers to share data and collaborate on lab activities in real time, and adds an array of other new features for students and teachers.


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