10 add-ons to Google Classroom you MUST try
Ditch That Textbook
FEBRUARY 16, 2017
The basic functions of Google Drive and Google Classroom are only the starting point for the innovative and creative uses one can use in the classroom. Ed Tech add-ons coding edtech educational technology g suite for education gafe google apps for education google classroom gsuiteedu
11 Technology Tools for the Reading Classroom
Class Tech Tips
MARCH 4, 2017
It was so much fun meeting new teachers and sharing plenty of my favorites technology tools for reading. … The post 11 Technology Tools for the Reading Classroom appeared first on Class Tech Tips.
5 Big Classroom Problems You Can Solve with Technology
SEPTEMBER 3, 2015
An Every Classroom Matters Episode. In this episode, technology guru Jennifer Gonzalez shares ideas for increasing engagement and making teaching easier with technology. How can we increase student participation with technology? An Every Classroom Matters Episode.
50+ Ways to Use Technology in the Classroom [Video]
MAY 30, 2015
From the Cool Cat Teacher YouTube Channel Looking for new ideas for using technology in the classroom? If you want the links to be clickable from the presentation, you can use the 50+ Ways to Use Technology in the Classroom Slides from Slideshare below.
Learning Technologies and Creativity in the Classroom
OCTOBER 5, 2015
If newer technologies can foster creativity in students then educators must seriously think about how they can incorporate them into their classroom teaching strategies. Creativity and the classroom. The Power of Creativity in the Classroom.
The Secret to Effective Technology Integration in Schools
NOVEMBER 9, 2016
Powerful Learning First, Technology Second From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Powerful learning first technology second. What does this mean in the classroom? I’m using Bloomz in my classroom.
A Brief History of the Evolution of Classroom Technology [#Infographic]
FEBRUARY 9, 2016
By EdTech Staff An infographic dives into the technologies, from 1860 to the modern day, that have helped shape the classroom experience. Classroom Curriculum Digital Content Hardware Internet Social Media
Why I Hack My Classroom
MARCH 22, 2017
A static classroom environment traditionally found in NYC public schools. . Yet, every day, over three million educators in this country are forced to make do with the factory-model classrooms of the early 20th century. To achieve this, I hack my classroom.
Classroom Technology: What’s New For 2017?
JANUARY 16, 2017
Cutting edge teachers will want to ensure that they're up to date on all the latest innovations so their students learn with the best technology of 2017. The post Classroom Technology: What’s New For 2017? Articles Featured For Students Trends classroom technology edtech featured online tools student engagement technology
Is Technology Being Integrated Effectively?
A Principal's Reflections
FEBRUARY 12, 2017
In many cases, there seems to be a tendency to water down expectations when it comes to integrating technology. There was an emphasis on describing in detail what effective use of technology meant to them. My issue is how this tool, and many others, are utilized in the classroom.
Technology in Education: How Chromebooks and Google Classroom Change the Learning Process
FEBRUARY 2, 2017
Classroom Digital Content Hardware Notebooks Personalized LearningBy Meghan Bogardus Cortez It’s a new year and time for new tech to take learning to the next level.
Why Technology in Classrooms Doesn’t Always Boost Education Results
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015
Technology Research and News A recent Wall Street Journal Article is attracting attention. Technology in classrooms means little. ” The Wall Street Journal, “Technology in Classrooms Doesn’t Always Boost Education Results, OECD Says”. Technology in the Closet.
20 Google Apps activities for classroom innovation
Ditch That Textbook
AUGUST 31, 2015
Google Apps for Education has made new ideas and activities possible in classrooms all over the world. Ed Tech creative teaching edtech educational technology gafe google apps for education google classroom
10 Google Classroom time savers for teachers
Ditch That Textbook
OCTOBER 31, 2016
If you and your students are using Google Apps in the classroom, Google Classroom can save you tons of time and effort. Ed Tech edtech educational technology efficiency gafe Google Apps google classroom time managementIt helps you assign, collect, grade and return work seamlessly. But, like anything else, there are tricks that can help you do the same work in less time. They make you more efficient [.].
6 Pillars to Successfully Integrate Technology In Your 1:1 Classroom
JANUARY 5, 2016
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) conducted a study on the correlation between test performance and technology usage in the classroom. Here are the six domains for success, each accompanied by a tip to aid you in applying each to your own classroom: 1.
14 ways to create great classroom video with Screencastify
Ditch That Textbook
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
Ed Tech edtech educational technology flipped classroom screencasts video creation video projects webcamNot too long ago, video creation required bulky, awkward video cameras with big, plastic VCR tapes. Playback required a TV, a VCR and a hope that everything worked nicely together.
Digital Differentiation with Google Classroom
Shake Up Learning
JANUARY 24, 2017
The post Digital Differentiation with Google Classroom appeared first on Shake Up Learning. How to Differentiate Assignments in Google Classroom. I am often asked about differentiation strategies that will work in the Google Classroom application.
The Pros and Cons of Technology in the Classroom
APRIL 26, 2016
Using technology in the classroom is one of those issues that makes it easy to be a fence sitter. It’s difficult to be 100% for the use of educational technology all of the time, when there are so many convincing arguments against it. Most teachers find a happy medium with technology—it’s useful in some situations, […]. The post The Pros and Cons of Technology in the Classroom appeared first on Edudemic.
10 Easy Ways to Integrate Technology in Your Classroom
Educational Technology and Mobile Learning
FEBRUARY 17, 2017
February , 2017 Using technology in class should always be motivated by a real need to optimize students' learning and to enhance your teaching. my freebies technology integration tipsEvery time you want to digitize a teaching task ask.read more.
Use the SAMR Model to Spearhead Technology in Your Classroom
Ask a Tech Teacher
MAY 25, 2016
This is a question I get often from teachers: Technology is always an extra layer of work in my classroom. When I first addressed this issue fifteen years ago, it was all about replacing traditional classroom tools with one on a computer.
Few teachers give schools an ‘A’ for classroom technology
MAY 9, 2016
New survey reveals less than one-fifth of teachers give their school top marks for incorporating technology into the classroom. Overall, 70 percent of surveyed teachers said they believe technology enriches the classroom experience.
Should Pedagogy Always Drive Technology?
AUGUST 24, 2016
By Matt Renwick An elementary school principal argues for the importance of letting technology shape education. Classroom Collaboration Curriculum Digital Content
Technology Will Not Redefine Schools
The Principal of Change
DECEMBER 28, 2016
– Technologies That Will Define the Classroom of the Future https://t.co/XnFCPlER4r. – Technologies That Will Define the Classroom of the Future https://t.co/XnFCPlER4r. Today I tweeted this article: Thoughts?
A More Holistic Approach To Technology Planning
AUGUST 3, 2015
When I was a Director of Instructional Technology I was deeply involved in the technology planning process from one end to the other. We have to look at the type of technology we are integrating and decided what outcomes do we want to see?
Creating Control: Managing Bullying in the Classroom
MARCH 24, 2017
Bullying in the classroom has always been a problem, and educators are now taking bullying seriously. In today’s classroom, teachers must ensure that they offer all students a classroom environment free of bullying. Managing Bullying in the Classroom .
3 Ways Assistive Technology is Helping Students with Dyslexia
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
Dyslexia is Less of a Challenge Than it Once was Thanks to These Technological Advances It’s a number that tends to jumps out at you: one in every five students has dyslexia.
250+ Google Classroom Tips, Tutorials and Resources
Shake Up Learning
JANUARY 27, 2017
The post 250+ Google Classroom Tips, Tutorials and Resources appeared first on Shake Up Learning. The Best Google Classroom Resources for Teachers. So whether you are new to Google Classroom, or ready to take your skills to the next level, there is something in here for you.
Evaluating Technology? Here's What To Look For.
JUNE 3, 2015
In my former life as a Director of Instructional Technology I worked with school leaders to make the best choices when it came to technology. I began looking at technology after the purchase. Who is using the technology? How much variety with the technology is there?
If I Could Get 1 Piece of Technology for My Classroom, It Would Be.
SEPTEMBER 5, 2013
a review of the Acer and Samsung Chromebook - Imagine being able to open up a world beyond your classroom walls without breaking the bank. An Elementary Teacher''s Opinion Staples recently contacted me to see if I''d be interested in reviewing a few pieces of technology.
Tech In the Classroom Can’t End With the Technology
MARCH 15, 2016
By Eric Patnoudes Without quality professional development, technology will have little to no impact on learning. Classroom Curriculum Management Professional Development
5 Ways to Boost Technological Literacy In Classroom
JULY 2, 2016
As such, boosting technological competency in classroom is my priority this year. No matter, whether you teach Math or languages, technological era demands proper involvement of gadgets. Below I’ll share my ideas on how to ensure a techno-literate classroom: 1.
How augmented reality enhances the classroom — even without technology
AUGUST 1, 2016
The game was a hit generally, but clever educators found it a boon to their classrooms. Next page: What AR should look like in the classroom. Several years ago, I made one of those foolish Dad choices.
10 tips to use Google Classroom effectively and efficiently
Ditch That Textbook
MARCH 3, 2016
Google Classroom streamlines the management of student work — announcing, assigning, collecting, grading, giving feedback and returning. Google Classroom does make working with student work more efficient — but only if you understand how [.].
Engagement from Technology Use Is Different Than Engagement from Learning
JULY 20, 2016
By Eric Patnoudes The nature of the work students are doing will always trump the novel engagement, due to the presence of technology in the classroom. Classroom Curriculum Hardware Leadership Management STEM
10 Things Google Classroom Makes Easier
JANUARY 27, 2016
Every Classroom Matters episode 208 From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Google Classroom makes sharing Google Docs, Presentations, and Spreadsheets easier. Essential Questions:10 More Things You Can Do Easier in Google Classroom.
5 ideas for using Google Classroom’s new differentiation and grouping feature
Ditch That Textbook
JANUARY 12, 2017
One huge drawback of using Google Classroom has beenthe inflexibility of creating assignments. Google announced a few changes to Google Classroom, and this one was the bombshell: assign activities to small groups [.]. Ed Tech differentiation edtech educational technology g suite for education gafe google apps for education google classroom grouping gsuiteeduEverything you assigned had to go to every student. Deliver assignments to small groups?
Lessons plans: A technological wonder
The Christensen Institute
AUGUST 16, 2016
When most people picture world-changing technologies, they immediately conjure mental images of automobiles, airplanes, computers, and smartphones. Education Blog lesson plans teaching Technology