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EdTech Resources

Educational technology resources to complement your lessons

Blogs:

Assorted Stuff (assortedstuff.com): Virginia educator Tim Stahmer talks tech, recommends tools for educators and provides links to similar content.

Control Alt Achieve (controlaltachieve.com): Tech integrationist Eric Curts covers how to integrate technology into almost any K-12 subject.

Shake Up Learning (shakeuplearning.com/blog): Google-certified instructional tech consultant Kasey Bell covers fun ways to incorporate technology into the classroom.

Ask a Tech Teacher (askatechteacher.com): A group of EdTech teachers offer tips, advice, pedagogic discussion, lesson plans and more.

Twitter accounts to follow:

Matthew Lynch (@Lynch39083): Founder of The Tech Edvocate, presenting readers with the latest news and opinions.

Alice Keeler (@alicekeeler): Creator of Teacher Tech, a blog and professional development community. Keeler also hosts online workshops centered around Google Classroom.

Steven Anderson (@web20classroom): Educator, author focusing on EdTech integration and using social media for learning. Helped create #edchat, a weekly Twitter discussion.

International Society for Technology in Education (@iste): Creates a more impactful environment in educational settings through the use of EdTech.

Immersive Technology in Education (@ARVRinEDU): Math teacher turned instructional tech expert Jaime Donally covers virtual and augmented reality in the classroom, holding a weekly Twitter chat.

Podcasts:

The House of #EdTech Podcast (chrisnesi.com): Explores how technology is changing the way teachers teach and the impact it is having in education.

The EdTech Podcast (theedtechpodcast.libsyn.com): Improves the dialogue between education and technology through storytelling.

Easy EdTech Podcast (available on iTunes and Google Play): Monica Burns from EdTech blog ClassTechTips talks teaching strategies, making EdTech integration easy, and tools for classrooms.

TechTalk4Teachers (techtalk4teachers.blogspot.com): Covers the latest advances in educational technologies and their practical applications in classrooms from kindergarten through higher ed.

Websites/Forums:

California Student Privacy Alliance (cetpa.net): Protects student data by providing database of EdTech developers who abide by the California Student Data Privacy Agreement.

Common Sense Education (commonsense.org/education): Provides free digital citizenship curriculum, expert advice and EdTech ratings to support K–12 schools.

International Journal of Educational Technology (educationaltechnology.net): A continuously updated collection of articles on EdTech issues.

EdTech Magazine (edtechmagazine.com): Technology and education issues and news in both the K-12 and higher ed environments.

Know of more resources? Let us know at editor@cta.org.

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