Each year new technology advances faster and faster. As innovative technology becomes more affordable and adoptable, educational institutions figure out ways to improve educations utilizing these tools. I want to focus on 8 technology trends changing education in 2016. Note: I’m not a fortune teller or the leading expert in the field, these are my options and observations. Feel free to join me for a webinar on Wednesday, February 16th at
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board, through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. #StartingisBelieving ATTENTION: I’m giving away a special swag bag pack from Florida Prepaid, including a backpack and water bottle. To enter, just leave a comment on this post letting me know Florida Prepaid plan you would choose. I’ll pick a random winner after 5pm on December 18 and
This post brought to you by Knovio. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Professor Josh. Static presentation can be boring and hard to engage an audience. Think about the last time someone asked you to just read a PowerPoint presentation. Wasn’t that exciting and educational, huh? I have talked about screencasting before as a way to turn your PowerPoint presentation into a guided video but let’s take
I’ve been a fan of Screenr for sometime now and usually include it in my multimedia tools for educators presentations. Sadly Screenr will be closing shop on November 11, 2015. This is the message they posted in a recent email to users: “Sadly, we’re retiring Screenr on November 11, 2015. As you might already know, Screenr’s recording capability is based on Java RE (Runtime Environment), which is rapidly becoming antiquated.
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board, through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. #StartingisBelieving Open enrollment for Florida Prepaid College Plans run until February 29, 2016. It’s time to take action and get a plan started for a child in your life. Remember why? Read more from my recent post: Starting is Believe. This year, families can purchase a 4-Year Florida
This post is sponsored by the Florida Prepaid College Board, through my role as a Believer Blogger. All thoughts are my own. #StartingisBelieving I was one of the lucky ones. I was lucky enough to earn a scholarship to Seminole State College of Florida (Seminole Community College at the time) which paid my tuition for 2 years at Seminole State and 2 years at the University of Central Florida. A