EET Staff

EET Staff

Over the years we have compiled articles from different members of the EET team. Sometimes they were written collaboratively and other times the staff author wasn’t written down. These articles were too good not to share, so we’ve labeled them as EET Staff.
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 15:59

How to Transform Teaching with Tablets

The Public Domain ReviewWant to learn more about integrating iPads into the classroom. Look no further than this fantastic article that looks at what strengths the iPad brings to the classroom and the things that you should not do when using them in the classroom.

Wednesday, 22 April 2015 14:56

5 Big Ways Education Will Change By 2020

The Public Domain ReviewSamantha Cole takes a look at how the educational landscape will dramatically change by 2020. As the author points out education systems are notorious for being changed, but this is not sustainable in this modern era of technological innovation.

The Public Domain ReviewOpinion is a very simple app that allows you to record and publish podcasts without needing to be a tech guru (geek).

The Public Domain ReviewThis article examines the importance of using context during classroom lessons, and how it's use can lead to a better learning experience for students. Connecting the teaching of classroom concepts to the big picture can help student engagement and lead to better knowledge retention amongst learners.

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Many believe creative inspiration, especially practical and effective innovation, is mostly like being struck by lightning – rare, powerful and mostly by chance. Theorists about creativity, however, suggest rather that creative quantity breeds quality or at least that there are ways and places to increase the likelihood of creativity and innovation just as standing on the highest mountain in an electrical storm increases lightning strikes.

Wednesday, 04 March 2015 18:09

Instructor Engagement with E-Texts

The Public Domain ReviewEducause Review presents a case study of e-text use at Indiana University. This thorough article examines participation levels, financial benefits for students, and motivations of instructors in engaging with digital textbooks.

The Public Domain ReviewThis collaborative effort between Bill Gates and The Verge examines how online courses will improve conditions for the world's poorest and most vulnerable by 2030. The video focuses on gender equality and universal access to digital education resources.

The Public Domain ReviewThis article from the Edudemic team examines how educators can get on social media to better connect with their students. They argue that social media is no longer a distraction from the real world, but is the real world.

The Public Domain ReviewThis is a nice short article and graphic introducing you to some of the trends in education.

Monday, 05 January 2015 16:40

Ideas for iPads in the Classroom

The Public Domain ReviewNeed some ideas on how to use iPads in the classroom? This info-sheet gives a collection of ideas based on three learning outcomes to help guide your ideas.

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