What are your top 10 must haves for success in your classroom? Consider the following list while you brainstorm your own list.
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February 20, 2015
January 26, 2015
Screencasting is a way for students to present learning when they don't want to be on video. Using the computer and their voice, they are able to create tutorials to show what they know and so can teacher. Check it out.
December 19, 2014
Why ask kids to take a test when they can a make movie and masterfully show synthesis of many skills and content at once? AP Literature and Composition students tasked with showing their knowledge of satire create short movies to tie in technology skills, writing skills and reading skills. Peers provide feedback.
December 17, 2014
Twitter has finally made an appearance at Tech Monday at our professional development time. Trying to sell social media to a largely non-connected audience proved to be a challenge, but I'm not giving up.
December 12, 2014
Teach kids to tell stories in 140 characters or less. Imagine the power of concise communication while documenting special school events or every day life.
November 09, 2014
It's time to give that new professional learning or technology a try. What's holding you back? Take to take the leap, here are some suggestions to fearlessly press forward.
November 02, 2014
Reflection is a powerful tool and process in learning to move toward mastery. What if we could offer students more than one way to do it, in a format that may be more native to them?
October 31, 2014
Advising a student publication takes perseverance, anyone who does it wouldn't argue that point. Empowering student leaders to be responsible for managing set publications sometimes requires a pep talk. Check this one out.
October 19, 2014
Take a risk this week and decide to unplan some class time. What's the best that can happen?
October 17, 2014
Every school should use Google Drive if they aren't already. Read why this is an essential educational tool for all students and teachers to use.