Speech recognition in education: The powers and perils
There is a lot of potential in emergent technologies like voice tech, virtual assistants and artificial intelligence in the classroom to unearth new insights about a child’s language and reading development -- and translate it into outcomes.
Vocabulary instruction: 3 strategies for improvement
Traditional vocabulary instruction relies heavily on rote memorization. This type of passive learning is not as effective as activities where students are more engaged and able translate their classroom learning into real world contexts.
Online teaching: 5 keys for effectiveness
While there is a steep learning curve to master virtual teaching and learning, the most impactful instructional skills are accessible to all teachers. Here are five keys to teaching effectively in an online course environment.