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  • view course page for Teacher Tech Tips

    Teacher Tech Tips with Oliver Schinkten

    Discover classroom technologies that can help educators be more efficient in planning lessons, delivering instruction, engaging and managing students, and grading. Get a new tech tip every Monday.

    1h 47m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for PSAT Test Prep

    PSAT Test Prep with Vince Kotchian

    Ace the new PSAT by preparing with these smart test-taking strategies.

    1h 19m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Study Skills Fundamentals

    Get tips for improving your reading speed and memory, creating detailed notes, and preparing for tests.

    1h 36m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Algebra: Pre-Algebra

    Master the basics of pre-algebra: working with integers, expressions, and concepts such as the order of operations and distribution.

    2h 58m
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  • view course page for Information Literacy

    Information Literacy with Elsa Loftis

    Improve your information literacy. Learn about strategies for finding information—from a library, archive, database, or the Internet—and the ethics of using what you find.

    1h 48m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Social Media in the Classroom

    Learn how to use common social media platforms, such as Twitter, Facebook, Google, YouTube, and Flickr, to accelerate student learning.

    1h 55m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Teaching Fundamentals: Project-Based Learning

    Explores the foundations of project-based learning, defining authentic learning and how project-based learning differs from "problem-based" learning.

    41m 50s
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  • view course page for Moodle 2.8 Essential Training

    Walk through all the steps to build an online class, add students, and manage assignments with Moodle 2.8.

    3h 34m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for SAT Prep: Getting Started

    SAT Prep: Getting Started with Vince Kotchian

    Get your SAT prep off to a great start with these study and test-taking strategies. Veteran SAT tutor Vince Kotchian reviews the test format, study strategies, and sample questions from each section.

    1h 39m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for iPads in Education: Deploying 1:1 iPads

    Learn how to deploy iPads in schools using a 1:1 deployment model: providing each student with one iPad.

    2h 17m
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  • view course page for Creating Multimedia Learning

    Creating Multimedia Learning with Renaldo Lawrence

    Move teaching material into interactive and engaging multimedia presentations for differentiated and flipped learning.

    56m 59s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Canvas 2015

    Up and Running with Canvas 2015 with Oliver Schinkten

    Learn how to build a course, add students, and facilitate online learning with the Canvas LMS.

    2h 18m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Creative Insights: Renaldo Lawrence on Elearning

    Renaldo Lawrence transformed his life from computer-illiterate teacher to an elearning leader, all for the sake of empowering students. In this inspiring interview, Renaldo shares how educators can add technology into their teaching.

    31m 33s
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  • view course page for iPads in Education: Deploying Shared iPads

    Walks through every step involved in setting up, deploying, and managing shared iPads in the classroom.

    2h 30m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Teaching with Technology

    Put the "tech" into your teaching. Learn how to use technology to enhance course design, lesson planning, presentations, in-class activities, assessments, and student achievement and engagement.

    2h 30m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Grant Writing for Education

    Learn how to write a grant proposal. Explore the process of finding, applying for, and being successful in seeking grant money for educational causes.

    1h 57m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Everyday Math Fundamentals

    Everyday Math Fundamentals with Vince Kotchian

    Explore common math problems in ways that relate to everyday life: calculating tips and taxes, comparing prices, figuring out volume and area, and even counting calories.

    2h 6m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Teacher Tips

    Teacher Tips with Aaron Quigley

    Weekly tips keep you up to date with the latest educational technology, help you become more efficient in the classroom, and increase student achievement.

    8h 26m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for The Neuroscience of Learning

    The Neuroscience of Learning with Britt Andreatta

    Understand how the neuroscience of learning can help educators and learners alike tap into hidden potential.

    1h 4m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Teaching Fundamentals: Data-Driven Instruction

    Learn how to collect and analyze student data to measure the success of your teaching and address learning gaps.

    1h 23m
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  • view course page for Gamification of Learning

    Learn how incorporating a sense of play into your classroom or elearning environment can make your content more engaging and help students retain more information.

    2h 16m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Office for Educators

    Office for Educators with Aaron Quigley

    Learn to reduce your workload, streamline grading and lesson planning, and share resources with students and other teachers with Microsoft Office.

    2h 45m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Project-Based Learning: STEM to STEAM

    Project-Based Learning: STEM to STEAM with Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy

    Find out why the Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy (DPEA) might be a model for a new kind of public education, via project-based learning in science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics (STEAM).

    2h 48m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Visual Thinking Strategies

    Visual Thinking Strategies with Philip Yenawine

    Find out how Visual Thinking Strategies, the "look and think" teaching methodology, can help educators bridge the gap between teaching and learning in the classroom.

    21m 19s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Classroom Management Fundamentals

    Create a classroom culture that increases achievement and decreases disruption—without inhibiting your students' creativity or desire to learn.

    52m 41s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Google Classroom: First Look

    Get a first look at Classroom, the free LMS from Google, and learn how to create a course, add students, and send assignments.

    17m 18s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Learning Management System (LMS) Fundamentals

    Discover what a learning management system is and how to use it to engage learners.

    41m 44s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Promethean ActivInspire

    Learn the tools and best practices for creating and giving presentations with a Promethean board.

    1h 36m
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  • view course page for Google Apps for Students

    Google Apps for Students with Aaron Quigley

    Discover how to use Google Apps to become more productive in class and after school.

    1h 13m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Google Apps for Educators

    Google Apps for Educators with Aaron Quigley

    Shows K–12 teachers how to use Google Apps for Education to streamline communication, save time, and increase content mastery.

    1h 59m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Office for Students

    Office for Students with Aaron Quigley

    Teaches K–12 and college students the basics of using Office for assignments, presentations, email, time management, and more.

    1h 14m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Common Core: Exploring K-12 Standards

    Learn what the Common Core State Standards are and how they're shaping teaching and lesson plans nationwide.

    24m 45s
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  • view course page for Flipping the Classroom

    Flipping the Classroom with Aaron Quigley

    Discover how teachers are using online materials to flip their classrooms, push online learning at home, and focus class time on reinforcement and interaction.

    41m 48s
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for iPad Classroom: Apps for Educators

    Explores iPad apps for the classroom, for collaborating with students, building lessons plans, presenting material, and improving productivity.

    1h 42m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Desire2Learn

    Discover how to build, administer, and transfer courses in the learning management system (LMS), Desire2Learn.

    2h 0m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for iPad Classroom Fundamentals

    iPad Classroom Fundamentals with Laurie Burruss

    Bring 21st century instruction techniques into the classroom with the iPad.

    2h 37m
    Appropriate for all
     
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