Author: Gaggle

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Professional Development
5 Podcasts Every Educator Should Have on Their Playlist

Listening to podcasts is just one way to follow the technological shift happening in education. Podcasts provide an opportunity to hear about innovative teaching practices on the horizons and much more.

01/11/2017

Professional Development
Top 10 Gaggle Speaks Blog Posts from 2016

We compiled this list based on traffic to the Gaggle Speaks Blog and the number of shares each post received. If you haven’t already done so, be sure to check out the top Gaggle Speaks posts from 2016.

12/22/2016

Professional Development
7 EdTech Events to Attend In-Person in 2017

While you can stay on top of most everything going on in edtech by reading blogs, listening to podcasts and following social media, sometimes you just have to get out and see things for yourself. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best conferences, events and workshops to put on your calendar for 2017.

12/19/2016
Handle School PR

School & District Websites
How to Handle School PR in a Crisis

The more efficient your crisis communication strategy is, the more time you can dedicate towards actually solving and addressing your crisis.

09/26/2016
Twitter Chats

Professional Development
6 Twitter Chats for Educators

Besides various priorities, topics and levels of interest, it can be a challenge to dedicate time just to sift through which Twitter Chats to follow and participate in. We’ve done some of the work for you by identifying some Twitter Chats for you to consider.

09/20/2016
coding resources

Professional Development
5 Coding Resources for Students

Learning how to code can benefit students far beyond the classroom. It’s a skill that can prove to be very useful. Here are just a few resources to help your students learn how to code.

09/09/2016
edtech funding

Professional Development
4 Resources for EdTech Funding

The need for funding to support technology initiatives continues to rise. But edtech funding can sometimes be a challenge, especially if you’re not sure where to look. Luckily, there are a variety of edtech grants and other funding opportunities available.

08/31/2016

School & District Websites
How to Make Your Website Accessible to Individuals with Disabilities

Schools must maintain websites that are accessible to individuals with disabilities to ensure compliance with two main regulations.

08/22/2016

Professional Development
How to Get Faculty Buy-in for Your New EdTech Initiative

When staff members drag their feet with technology (or don’t move forward at all), it can be detrimental to the success of your technology initiatives and learning outcomes of students. Here are a few ways to get faculty buy-in and keep some positive momentum.

08/17/2016