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Author: InvolvEdu Staff
InvolvEdu is free web and mobile app for High School and University students that allows them to get credit for what they do outside of class. InvolvEdu can be used by student groups for student outreach and promotion, by students for event discovery and tracking, and by school administrators for student group management. See below!
Author: Unplag Staff
The Unplag online plagiarism detection engine is created for teachers or professors to check students’ papers for possible duplications. Particularly, the “Doc vs My Library” option scans a paper against all the files you store in the personal account. To check one-page text takes only 4 seconds, enabling you to scan a huge amount of papers, saving your time for other tasks.
Author: JoomlaLMS Staff
With distance learning growing in popularity, more and more educational institutions are looking for affordable and easy ways to manage Learning Management Solutions. Often limited budget and lack of technical experience makes price and high-quality support the main selection criteria. JoomlaLMS is a Learning Management System not only meeting the above mentioned requirements but offering rich functionality and scalability as well.
If you're looking to start learning a new language this summer, give HelloTalk a try. It's a free app that allows you to connect with speakers of 100 different languages from all over the world. You can have conversations, send texts, and learn about local cultures and customs. Plus, it could be a great classroom tool for language courses or ESL students!
Author: Pythonroom Staff
Exposing students to technology at an early age is becoming increasingly important, as programming knowledge has extended to every professional field. It is now important for schools to implement coding into their curricula to keep up with this demand. Pythonroom makes it easy for schools to start a coding class, as it is designed specifically for a classroom setting where students and teachers can interact over the web.
Teachers do not require any prior coding experience to lead the class, as Pythonroom has inbuilt curriculum that students can work through at their own pace. The instructors can manage their classrooms by sending files, projecting code, and accumulating real time data and feedback on their students’ performance.
Pythonroom will always be free, so every student has the opportunity to become coding literate and participate in the technology revolution. Get started at https://pythonroom.com!
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Latest Kaltura Video in Education Survey reveals trends in digital literacy, and the use of open video content
Over 1,200 respondents from more than 61 countries participated in the
most comprehensive and definitive survey to-date, quantifying how video is
transforming the way we teach, learn, and communicate
New York, NY, June 9, 2015 – Kaltura (www.kaltura.com), provider of the leading video technology platform today published its second annual State of Video in Education report, a comprehensive international study that examines the evolving use of video in education. Over 1,200 respondents undertook the online survey in April 2015, more than double 2014’s responses.
Author: CK-12 Staff
CK-12 Foundation, a non-profit organization with an educational website that provides high-quality online educational materials for students and teachers, has announced its new FREE summer program, BrainFlex, available on desktop and as an app for mobile devices.
Author: Yishai Barth, student, Boston
Calling on all students and teachers of students who struggle with reading and writing! From elementary school grades upwards, a student’s daily activities commonly involve reading followed by writing; reading a book and then writing a report, reading a poem and answering questions, reading a mathematical question, working out the answer and writing it down.
The reason this has continued to be the standard lesson format is because in general, for most students, it works.
Here you can find the Round Up's collection of editorial pieces and press releases where we will discuss the latest trends and ideas in educational technology