Helping education professionals grow with technology


Didem Yesil

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Reimagining Teacher Professional Development

Professional development (PD) for teachers has always mattered. K-12 schools worldwide invest in trainings every year. Teachers attend educational conferences, seminars, teacher training courses and certificate programmes. Why does it matter? From an individual teacher’s perspective, gaining “mastery” in the profession is key to fulfilment and satisfaction as a teacher. I have…
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20 Online Tools for Design Thinking

This post was originally posted by Robert Cserti on SessionLab. Have you heard of Design Thinking? Chances are you have. It is one of the hottest buzzwords of today, easily found in articles and in the news. The education and business fields are going crazy over it, books…

Padlet for Group Work

Padlet has become very popular among teachers as it allows for a variety of creative uses in the classroom. Padlet is an online bulletin board where learners can share notes with others in the form of text, images, videos or links. Julyet Koronel, owner of this EdTech…

Promoting Active Learning Using QR Codes

QR Code apps have been around for quite a while and educators use them for educational purposes as they can considerably increase learner engagement in the classroom if used well. Before we move on with how to use it in your lessons, here is a little tutorial about QR codes…