• Interview with Arduino Education CTO David Cuartielles – Arduino UNO WiFi Rev2 joins Open Roberta
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    Interview with Arduino Education CTO David Cuartielles – Arduino UNO WiFi Rev2 joins Open Roberta

    Arduino has three or four mainlines. One of them is Education. This is where we come from and my personal field of work. Originally, Arduino was used to learn about and teach with IT-Technology. Currently it is also used in industrial processes and machinery. Last year I have been collaborating a lot with Lulea University, situated in the North of Sweden. They are involved in a lot of space activities. They started a mission together with NASA and the Japanese Space Agency. Our products support everything from a very simple machine to very complex scientific cases. Our first Arduino board came from thinking about how we should build a system…

  • Ontario Premier Ford slams teachers’ union leaders
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    Ontario Premier Ford slams teachers’ union leaders

    Meanwhile other provincial business is ongoing as this continues to roll out Ontario’s public elementary school teachers set to begin rotating strikes on Monday, this as the high school students will hold another teachers rather will hold another walkout on Tuesday so what did Ford or did he say anything about the ongoing dispute? He was asked about that when he did take some questions from reporters and he talked about how he is frustrated that he’s been talking to parents who say that they’re frustrated with the ongoing labor unrest in the education sector, he blamed the unions for this john saying they are holding parents hostage he praised…

  • Teaching Tips 6: Using chants, rhymes and rounds
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    Teaching Tips 6: Using chants, rhymes and rounds

    Music is part of the English language, even if we don’t realise. (Chanting) Concentration. Concentration. Concentration, are you ready? Concentration, now beginning. Rachael. Concentration. Are you ready? Concentration now beginning. And so they’ve had the same words twice, first time they’ve stressed every syllable and then the second time they’ve condensed it already to two beats. So when they’re putting a name, they have to decide which syllable they’re going to stress and how they’re going to fit it into the rhyme and this is of course what we do with stress timing naturally as English speakers. Concentration. Concentration. Concentration, now beginning. Concentration, are you ready? Rachael. Stacy. (Laughing) So…

  • Letter C Song
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    Letter C Song

    Subtitles/CC made by 4nub/MinecraftPro887Plays and edited by *nobody*. C is a consonant, a letter in the alphabet C is a consonant, a letter in the alphabet C is a consonant, a letter in the alphabet C is a consonant, a letter in the alphabet There was a clown driving a car with a cat who was cold I went to the circus in the center of the city It costs 5¢ Write an uppercase C in the air Write an uppercase C in the air Write an uppercase C in the air Write an uppercase C in the air Write and lowercase C in the air Write and lowercase C…

  • What is STEM Education? | Ask the Expert with Associate Professor Cameron Denson
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    What is STEM Education? | Ask the Expert with Associate Professor Cameron Denson

    My name is Cameron Denson. I’m an associate professor in STEM education I develop innovative interventions that helped create technical I mean to help create pathways to technical careers for underrepresented student populations. So STEM education is the discipline area that is concerned with the teaching and learning of science technology engineering and mathematics education You would have a collaborative teaching effort where students would be able to apply their math and science skills that they learned within those content areas. They will use engineering as a way to problem solve and then usually the result is some type of technology. We are not going to be able to meet…

  • Microsoft Education: Take a Test
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    Microsoft Education: Take a Test

    [MUSIC] Pop quiz. Do you know how to create a secure environment on PCs for high-stakes and formative assessments? Don’t worry, I’ll show you how to set up a safe lockdown mode that doesn’t allow students to run apps, use the web, take screenshots, and more, using Take a Test. To set up a device for high stakes assessments with Take a Test, first, open Settings from the Start Menu and choose Accounts. Then select set up an account for taking tests. Select an account and paste in the link to your test. Your test is ready to go. When students log in, Take a Test launches instantly. [MUSIC] Next,…

  • Of Course We Trust Google More Than Teachers
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    Of Course We Trust Google More Than Teachers

    WE’VE GOT A GOOD ONE FOR YOU TONIGHT, LET’S GET STRAIGHT INTO THE HEADLINES. THERE’S A BIT OF A SHAKE-UP HAPPENING IN THE WHITE HOUSE. YOU KNOW JARED KUSHNER, PRESIDENT TRUMP’S SON IN LAW WHO WAS PUT IN CHARGE OF SECURING PEACE IN THE MIDDLE EAST WELL, HE JUST LOST HIS SECURITY CLEARANCE AND HAS NOW BEEN REASSIGNED TO TRUMP’S REELECTION CAMPAIGN. HE FAILED TO WIN PEACE IN THE MIDDLE EAST, SO LET’S HOPE HE FAILS TO WIN ONCE AGAIN. [CHEERS AND APPLAUSE] >>James: KUSHNER HAD HIS SECURITY CLEARANCE DOWNGRADED. BUT HE STILL INSISTS ON SWIPING HIS BADGE EVERY MORNING, HE JUST MAKES THE LITTLE “BEEP” NOISE HIMSELF. “BEEP.” “OH,…

  • 40 Years of LEGO Education
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    40 Years of LEGO Education

    The eighties. A decade of innovation. One would forever change the face of learning: LEGO® Education. Created with one goal in mind, LEGO Education set out to reimagine the way we learn. And for 40 years, that’s exactly what we’ve done. In our earliest days, we pioneered the advancement of STEAM learning before it even had a name- helping lay the foundation for understanding complex concepts. We recognized the power in bringing a hands-on approach to education- ensuring that even the most intimidating STEAM subjects could be fun and accessible. And we saw that by building confidence in learning through exploration, collaboration, real-world application, inspiration, and innovation, we could ignite…