Tag Archives: Educators

TED-Ed | Lessons Worth Sharing Via TED-Ed Video or AnyVideo on YouTube.

TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading

Use engaging videos to create customized lessons. You can use, tweak, or completely redo any lesson featured on TED-Ed, or create lessons from scratch based on any video from YouTube. The TED-Ed team provides an in depth look at the powerful features of the newly-launched TED-ED Beta website. You’ll learn how TED-Ed videos are created, how they are arranged, about ...

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International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®)

Technology in Education

The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE®)is the premier membership association for educators and education leaders engaged in improving learning and teaching by advancing the effective use of technology in PK-12 and teacher education. ISTE represents more than 100,000 education leaders and emerging leaders throughout the world and informs its members regarding educational issues of national and global scope. ISTE members ...

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‘Instructional rounds’ approach flips classroom evaluations

‘Instructional rounds’ approach flips classroom evaluations

New method from Harvard researchers analyzes school-wide trends by looking at how instruction is being received. As school leaders work to improve classroom teaching, a new way of evaluating instruction—one that shifts the focus from the teacher to the students—is emerging. Called “instructional rounds,” the practice is based on the way doctors make their rounds in a teaching hospital, using ...

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