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applying modern technologies to the creation, management and use of information


  • Adventist Resource
    A.I. Anxiety Tertiary-Lifelong
    "As capabilities of artificial intelligence have increased to ever more sophisticated levels, troubling questions among humans proliferate. How should a Christian face such issues?"

  • Association for Educational Communications and Technology Tertiary-Lifelong
    AECT provides leadership in educational communication and technology by linking professionals involved with information technology in education. The journal, TechTrends, covers current issues and applications of technology in education.

  • Association for Middle Level Education Grade 10-Lifelong
    The Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) serves as a voice for professionals, parents, and others interested in the educational and developmental needs of young adolescents (youth 10-15 years of age).

  • Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education - AACE Grade 10-Lifelong
    The source of several valuable journals: Journal of Computers in Mathematics and Science Teaching, Journal of Computers in Childhood Education, Journal of Educational Multimedia and Hypermedia, Journal of Artificial...

  • Babel Fish Translation Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This website helps translate text from one language into another. It also can be used to translate individual web pages.

  • Adventist Resource
    Blended Learning - Expanding the Classroom Walls Using Edmodo Technology Grade 1-Grade 12
    Edmodo provides teachers and students a secure place to connect and collaborate, share content and educational applications, and access homework, grades, class discussions and notifications. This 2012 NAD presentation and handout provides practical lessons on how to use the Edmodo platform to provide blended learning across the curriculum.

  • Computer-Using Educators, Inc - CUE Tertiary-Lifelong
    CUE promotes the use of technology in all disciplines from kindergarten through college. Membership fee includes CUE Newsletter every other month and reduced fees to their two conferences in fall and spring.

  • Disruptive Innovation and Students’ Performance - Mobile Device Use and Overuse 0-2 years-Lifelong
    This white paper discusses the deep impact the ubiquity of electronics has made to everything from business collaboration and education to some basic daily activities. This is primarily because mobile devices provide constant internet access, making it increasingly problematic to define the line between technology use and overuse, especially among young generations that do not actually know the world without the omnipresent digital technology.

  • Edmodo - Social Learning Network for Teachers and Students Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Integrate technology in your classroom through Edmodo. Edmodo helps "teachers make their classroom a community. Edmodo provides teachers and students a secure place to connect and collaborate, share content and educational applications, and access homework, grades, class discussions, and notifications. Their goal is to help educators harness the power of social media to customize the classroom for each and every learner."

  • Educational Technology and Mobile Learning Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Educational Technology and Mobile Learning seeks to help educators, teachers, curriculum designers, and students better integrate technology into education. We provide ideas, tips, tutorials and reviews of the best free internet and mobile tools.

  • EDUCAUSE Tertiary--3
    EDUCAUSE advances "higher education by promoting the intelligent use of information technology. EDUCAUSE helps those who lead, manage, and use information resources to shape strategic decisions at every level.

  • Globalization101.org Grade 9-Lifelong
    "Globalization101.org provides information and interdisciplinary learning opportunities. Our goal is to challenge you to think about many of the controversies surrounding globalization and to promote an understanding of the trade-offs and dilemmas facing policy-makers."

  • Glogster Educator - Multimedia Tool Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "Glogster is a Web platform that allows you to easily upload photos, videos, text, audio and more to create interactive online posters. It is a creative, dynamic, and innovative digital outlet that captures learners’ excitement for online creations, keeps them engaged in course content, and makes teaching and learning more fun.

  • Google Translate Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This site allows you to translate text or web pages, selecting both the original and target language. Or Google will auto-detect the language for you. You are also able to choose the language of the Google interface.

  • Adventist Resource
    How to Use Twitter as Your Personal Learning Network Kindergarten-Tertiary
    Have you joined Twitter yet? Twitter is an excellent way to start building your Personal Learning Network (PLN). This 2012 presentation covers the basics of using Twitter as a component of your PLN, and shares some resources and tips for using it to maximize...

  • In the Kitchen - Designs for Telecollaboration and Telepresence Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This site explores telecollaboration and telepresence in curriculum-based K-12 learning activities. This includes interpersonal exchange, information collection and analysis, and problem solving. Examples given.

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    INFO Editorial: Evolving Organizational Contexts Tertiary-Lifelong
    A big part of the changes in society have been fueled by developments in information and communication technology (ICT). These changes in society and the way it operates are the driving force behind this issue of the InFo Journal.

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    Information Technology and Value Creation Lifelong
    "Information Technology (IT) has revolutionized the way business is done around the world. But the question remains, who benefits from IT? Does using IT create value for an organization? The answers discussed include the idea that it is the consumer who gains the most.

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    Integrating Collaborative Web 2.0 Tools into the Curriculum Preschool-Tertiary
    Our students must learn to communicate and collaborate using a variety of digital media and environments. Group collaboration in the classroom can become Web 2.0 collaboration using appropriate tools. Many Web 2.0 links will be available online to view later....

  • Integrating Open Educational Resources in the Classroom: A Course for Teachers Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "Curriki worked with 6 distinguished professors to develop this course on integrating open educational resources into the classroom. The course is broken into 6 chapters that cover an introduction to OER, licensing, searching/finding OER, creating your own OER, using OER in the classroom and mixing and remixing with OER. The chapters can be used in sequence or independently."

  • International Society for Technology in Education - ISTE Kindergarten-Grade 12
    ISTE is a non-profit organization "providing leadership and service to improve teaching and learning by advancing the effective use of technology in education". This includes professional development, knowledge generation, advocacy, and leadership for innovation.

  • Jing Grade 5-Lifelong
    As a flexible screencasting tool, "Jing is free software that adds visuals to your online conversations. Instead of typing at people, show them what you're talking about... pronto." Create images and videos of what you see on your computer screen, then share them instantly.

  • Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators is a categorized list of sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. It is updated often to include the best sites for teaching and learning.

  • Adventist Resource
    Leadership style of information technology administrators in selected Adventist educational institutions in the Southern Asia-Pacific Region Tertiary
    This study was conducted with the purpose to investigate the relationship between the leadership style of Information Technology (IT) administrators in selected Adventist colleges/universities in the Philippines, and the perception of the consumers about IT services in the mentioned institutions.

  • Library Spot Grade 1-Grade 12
    A virtual library resource center for anyone exploring the internet for valuable research information. LibrarySpot was designed to break through the information overload of the Web to bring the best library and reference sites together with insightful editorial in one convenient, user-friendly spot.

  • National Archives: The Digital Classroom Grade 5-Grade 12
    Encourages teachers of students at all levels to use archival documents in the classroom. The Digital Classroom provides materials from the National Archives and methods for teaching with primary sources.

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    Organization and Operations - Technology and Changes Lifelong
    "The rising tide of innovation in information technology in the last two decades has changed the way we do business. Organizational transformation occurs in the breaking down of walls between various functional groups, in the reduction in levels of management, and in the way decision making is processed.

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    Out on a Lim Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Find resources for online teaching, technology column articles, and other teaching and learning resources from Janine Lim's personal webpage.

  • Portaportal Grade 7-Lifelong
    Portaportal is a web based bookmarking utility that lets you store links to your favorite websites online. Now your bookmarks are no longer limited to any one machine. Basic usage is free. Upgrading to a Pro Account ($15/year) gives the ability to upload files for your students to download and use.

  • Pricewatch Grade 10-Lifelong
    PRICE WATCH® is the fastest way to find a great street price on a computer product. Visit this website to find the best deals for all your school's computing purchases.

  • School CIO Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Subscribe to a yearly individual or school district membership to join IT professionals who understand and benefit from news and information not available elsewhere. Publications include: The EduWire Daily Update (daily) Tech and Learning eNews...

  • Adventist Resource
    Social Networking - Social Media Goes to School Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 2012 NAD Teacher Convention presentation helps educators with social media etiquette for students and guidelines for educators using social networking sites.

  • Software.com Grade 7-Lifelong
    Find shareware software for all computer platforms in a wide range of products, many with educational uses.

  • Sunburst Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Find multimedia educational software, videos, and printed supplements created or distributed by Sunburst. Offering over 500 software, print and Web-delivered titles designed specifically for schools. Specialized educational pricing available.

  • SuperKids Educational Software Review Kindergarten--3
    This site includes reviews and best places to get good prices on software. SuperKids provides several easy ways to find reviews.

  • Symantec Search and Expanded Threats Page Grade 9-Lifelong
    Symantec is a company dealing with computer security. This page lists real and hoax viruses, searchable alphabetically or by name (if it's recent). Also has links to pages on hoaxes and jokes, and a virus encyclopedia.

  • Technological Horizons in Education (T.H.E.) Journal Tertiary--3
    Great technology information in a monthly online journal, plus links to the best educational resources, online supplements, subscription info, and links to T.H.E. Institute, their online professional development courses.

  • Adventist Resource
    Technology - Not Just Computers Grade 9-Lifelong
    Biotechnology involves the application of science and technology to living organisms. This article notes milestones in biotechnology of food and human health including how we care for computers and prevent laptops from crippling us.

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    Technology Solutions for Small to Mid-Size Schools Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session was "designed to promote collaboration, sharing, and problem solving of IT issues, obstacles, and solutions that educators and schools experience. Presenters [shared] how they have found solutions for network...

  • The Core Rules of Netiquette Grade 9-Lifelong
    This excellent reference on using the net which can be used to help educators and anyone else know how to be good cyberspace citizens.

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    The Impact of Epistemology on Approaches to the Study of Organizational Culture - Some Examples from Information Systems Lifelong
    "Organizational culture has been increasingly studied as a tool for management and business. Because of its complexity, however, results have not been easily quantified or compared. This paper suggests that the design of the research may very much affect the result of the study, and that different designs may be more appropriate for specific situations, based on the research question under study.

  • The Journey Inside - A Fascinating Look Inside the World of Computers Grade 6-Grade 9
    This Intel interdisciplinary theme is a collection of 6 interactive, online units for students to learn about technology, computers, and society. Many of the lessons utilize interactive, media-rich activities, virtual field trips, and videos demonstrating the ideas discussed to guide students to an increased understanding of the world of technology.

  • Adventist Resource
    The Read/Write Web - Blogs, Wikis, and MySpace. What Should Teachers Do? Tertiary-Lifelong
    The web is changing, as evidenced by blogs, wikis, MySpace, and social networking technologies. What are these tools? How can they be used effectively for learning? What are the challenges for Adventist education? Find answers in this 2006 NAD Teachers Convention...

  • ThinkQuest Grade 1-Grade 12
    This site has retired but you can access the archive through this link. ThinkQuest Projects was an online community which integrated technology-based activities into the curriculum. ThinkQuest Library is a rich repository of 8,000+ educational websites.

  • This is Your Brain Online Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This CBS News online article explores how video games, multitasking, and blogging are shaping the GenTech brain.

  • U.S. Department of Education Tertiary-Lifelong
    Site of United States National Technology Plan plus: News, Guides, Money Matters (Grant info), Secretary's Initiatives (Goals 2000 + much more), People and Offices, Programs & Services, Publications & Products, Other Sites, Picks o' the Month (top 3 sites).

  • Adventist Resource
    What We Can Learn from Video Games - Classroom Application Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation will help teachers understand how game players develop effective social practices and skills in navigating complex systems, and how those skills can support learning in other complex domains.

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    Writing An Acceptable Use Policy For Your School Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A helpful guide to creating an Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) for a school's use of services provided by the internet. The author notes that an AUP is the most important document a school will create since it states the terms, conditions, and rules of internet use determined by a school or district.