All of us know how hard it is to notice right away when answering the phone if we talk to a real person or to a robot.  How about articles? Would you notice that a piece is written by a human or not?  Can artificial intelligence replace writers?  Read What News-Writing Bots Mean for the Future of Journalism at https://www.wired.com/2017/02/robots-wrote-this-story/ to learn more

What is it and what can it do? Microcredentials are a great new way to approach skill acquisition without earning degrees or certification.  Read more in this publication: Customizing Professional Development Through Microcredentials at http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2017/04/26/customizing-professional-development-through-microcredentials.html

In the publication 8 digital life skills all children need – and a plan for teaching them, you can learn more.  Check it out at:  https://amp-weforum-org.cdn.ampproject.org/c/amp.weforum.org/agenda/2016/09/8-digital-life-skills-all-children-need-and-a-plan-for-teaching-them

Excerpt:

Digital citizen identity

Screen time management

Cyberbullying management

Cybersecurity management

Privacy management

Critical thinking

Digital footprints

Digital empathy

Great GOOGLE Add-Ons

Posted: 24/04/2017 by broadyesl in google tools, Uncategorized

I LOVE Google tools!

Check out 4 Add-Ons to Pair with Google Forms Every EdTech Coach Needs to Know at http://talktechwithme.com/2017/04/05/4-add-ons-to-pair-with-google-forms-every-edtech-coach-needs-to-know/.  Excerpt:

1. Data Director

2. Advanced Summary by Awesome Table

3. Copy Down

4. Autocrat

Maybe not useful, according to Student Course Evaluations Get An ‘F’ at http://www.npr.org/sections/ed/2014/09/26/345515451/student-course-evaluations-get-an-f

By Dr. Christel Broady

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Find more at Apple just made its Microsoft Office killer free — here’s how to download it

at this link:  http://www.businessinsider.com/apple-iwork-garageband-imovie-free-for-iphone-ipad-mac-download-2017-4?utm_content=buffer0ec52&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer-ti