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


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


Emotion AI uses massive amounts of data. In fact, Affectiva has built the world’s largest emotion data repository. We have analysed more than 5.2 million faces in 75 countries. That is really important because people around the world don’t look the same, and certainly express emotion differently when they go about their daily business “in the wild”. In all this data we have gathered we are seeing very interesting aspects of human emotional behaviour.

Read more in Computers can now read your emotions. Here’s why that’s not as scary as it sounds at https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/03/computers-can-now-read-your-emotions-here-s-why-that-s-not-as-scary-as-it-sounds?utm_content=bufferea7b2&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer