EdTech Weekly Digest - 2 (November 2013)

EdTech Weekly Digest - 2 (November 2013)

I will give a quick walk through of the topics that were covered over the last one week that might catch your interest, by briefly touching few of those articles and discussing few of them in detail.

I find myself researching and learning so many

new things when I visit EdTechReview for the weekly digest. This week I will be touching the following topics in this digest.

"EdTech: What's Next ": "Regional EdTechNext Seminar Series", a set of events conducted by EdTechReview in New Delhi on December 06, 2013 at The Lalit (with Mumbai and Bangalore coming up). It brings the best edtech solutions and also provides expert educators with a platform for conversations. Register Here .

How 4Cs Can Transform Learning?: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving, Effective Communication, Collaboration and Creativity and Innovation. The focus of this article is on the four 21st century skills regarded as the most significant for a positive and advanced revolution in learning.

Teacher's View: Things to Know before EdTech implementation: Educational technologies can enhance learning outcomes by making the classroom more students centered.  Those who want to bring all these educational technologies into their classroom may find this guide helpful.

6 Highly Recommended Apps For Teaching Programming And Coding Skills To Children : Here is a list of some of the most highly recommended apps that are appropriate for young learners to learn coding skills. Most of them are iPad-based, while others are web-based applications.

How Technology Helps Schools Become More Affordable : APS provides low cost private education to such communities. They serve almost 50% of urban students and 21% in rural areas in India.

Intel Education’s Director of Strategy and Marketing Dr. Eileen Lento: Dr. Eileen Lento drops by to talk all things education technology, and her work as the Director of Strategy and Marketing at Intel Education   and has been an integral voice with ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) as a board member for the last four years. Dr. Lento also discusses her role in the upcoming International 1:1 Computing Conference being held in Atlanta, Georgia December 2-3rd.

Tip 1: Don't forget to search relevant articles in the search bar on the top right corner of the EdTechReview website.

Tip 2: Great EdTech Webinars by the EdTechReview community are coming up.

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About the Author
Author: Dr Rod BergerWebsite: http://www.mindrocketmediagroup.com/
Rod Berger, PsyD, is President and CEO of MindRocket Media Group serving the global education market. Dr. Berger has been a VP of Education for an edtech firm, Keynote Speaker, Brand Strategist and continues to teach college courses and each summer guests lectures at Vanderbilt University.

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