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Delivering Distance Learning While Respecting Students’ Home Lives – An Educator’s Perspective

School closures have thrusted distance learning to the forefront of education, creating unique challenges for educators. Teachers and their districts have been forced to rapidly adopt new tools and platforms to continue classes remotely. We have asked members of the Numerade teaching community to share the insights they’ve developed to adapt during these tumultuous times.  …

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Teacher Appreciation Week: A Note to Numerade Educators

Dear Educators, At Numerade we truly believe that our educators are the best instructors in the world. Our family of over 5,000 teachers, Ph.D.’s, professors and TA’s have dedicated themselves to fulfilling our mission to ensure that students of all socioeconomic backgrounds receive equal educational opportunities. This shared vision has already allowed us to provide …

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Top Video Lessons Of the Week: 4/18 – 4/24

Don’t see your textbooks or class subjects here? We have 250,000+ video lessons waiting for you to watch for free!*Find your textbook problems answered here!* #1. Calculus – Calculus with Applications 2. Econ – Principles of Economics #3. Chemistry – Chemistry Structure and Properties #4-10: Watch the entire playlist of this week’s top videos here!

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Asynchronous Remote Classes Best Practices

Thousands of teachers are continuing classes asynchronously during school closures using Numerade. Our free ‘Office Hours’ platform allows educators to record and share lessons with their class, take ‘virtual’ attendance, and conduct video Q&A with students.  Used correctly, remote asynchronous classes on Office Hours provide students and educators with a better learning experience than live-online …

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Educator Spotlight: Heather Zimmers – MA Secondary Mathematics Education, Oregon State University

Our network of professors, PhDs, high school teachers and TA’s produce thousands of STEM video lessons every day. In our Educator Spotlight series we highlight the standout educators whose courses and textbook solution lessons are helping students learn and improve their grades on Numerade. Meet Heather: Heather is a high school math teacher with 27 …

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A Better Way to Measure and Encourage Student Engagement Virtually

Our free “Office Hours” platform now allows taking virtual attendance by revealing privately to teachers which of their students have viewed each video lesson. The technology also enables students to pose anonymous questions that teachers can reply to with a recorded video response distributed to the entire class. This level of consistent accountability and engagement from students is not possible from synchronous live remote classes.

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Avoid “Zoombombing” and get the most out of remote learning: Asynchronous vs Synchronous Classes

Unprepared for COVID-19 closures, schools and colleges nationwide quickly turned to Zoom and other live video conferencing platforms to simulate live classrooms. What could go wrong? Zoombombing – The shortcomings of Synchronous remote education: Classes using Zoom and other video conferencing platforms are under attack. Intruders are hijacking live classrooms to post hate speech and …

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How Educators Can Use Numerade During School Closures

As school closures become a reality, we want to share options you have for remote, distance learning with Numerade.   Numerade is a free online video education platform committed to closing the educational opportunity gap. This is How Educators Can Use Numerade During School Closures Numerade hosts the largest free STEM video library in the world. …