Agregador ELE

The Hottest Posts Everybody's Reading

Here’s the roundup of what's been popular on The Innovative Educator blog. Below you’ll see the top posts along with the number of page views. I hope there's something that looks of interest to you.  If it does, check it out. If you’re inspired use one of those icons below the post to share it with others and/or leave a comment.



New Research:

Blogs sindicados: 

Las caniculadas: tiras cómicas para hacer más ameno el trabajo duro

Hemos entrado ya en el verano y poco a poco las temperaturas suben. El calor me ha hecho pensar en lo difícil que resulta ir a clase cuando hace buen tiempo porque el aire acondicionado no puede compararse con la brisa marina, que llama a los estudiantes como si fuera … Continue reading

?Lost My Name Finds $9M for Personalized Kids Books

LOST MY NAME: $9 million to London, UK-based Lost My Name in a Series A round led by Google Ventures. Greycroft, The Chernin Group, Allen & Co, and Cris Conde also participated. Since 2012, Lost My Name has sold over 600,000 copies of The Little Boy Who Lost His Name and The Little Girl Who Lost

Blogs sindicados: 

100 (Free) Ways To Learn to Speak Another Language

speak-another-language-fi100 Resources To Learn to Speak Another Language
by TeachThought Staff
Ed note: This post was first published in 2012, and is in the process of being updated. If you have any updates or corrections, please let us know in the comments.

It's (Nearly) Official: Amplify Will Call It Quits on Tablets

TAPPING OUT ON TABLETS: We've been carefully watching a major shakeup that's been underway at Amplify, involving a consolidation of different product divisions and the likely shedding of the tablet business. Bloomberg adds its voice to the choir, reporting that Amplify is "winding down school tablet

Blogs sindicados: 

Here's an Edtech Version of Mary Meeker's Internet Report

FREE ADVICE: What might a mini version of Mary Meeker's Internet Trends report that focuses on education technology look like? Frank Catalano, long-time industry consultant, posted slides and talking points from his most recent presentation, "Edtech Trends to Watch—and Fads to Avoid" delivered at th

Blogs sindicados: 

Hack Education Weekly News

Education Politics

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has chosen Donna Bahorich to chair the state’s board of education. Bahorich has never sent her children to public school, opting to homeschool her sons.

Governor Abbott has signed a bill that decriminalizes truancy in Texas.

Blogs sindicados: 

Are Gender-Specific STEM Toys Reinforcing Stereotypes?

GIRL POWER!--OR MAYBE NOT: Before you pick up those Goldieblox or this programmable bracelet, check this out: VentureBeat asks this week whether girl-focused engineering toys are reinforcing gender stereotypes. “If a ‘girl science’ toy gets a girl interested, that’s one thing,” says Jess Day, a camp

Blogs sindicados: