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[FREE WEBINAR] How to Differentiate Instruction with Technology

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Differentiating instruction sounds good. In this webinar, Vicki Davis will share one of her most popular sessions in how to differentiate instruction with technology.You'll also learn more about SMART Learning Suite and we'll give away the […]. From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. It doesn't need to be.

FREE WEBINAR: Differentiating Instruction with Technology

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You are invited to attend my free live webinar, Differentiating Instruction with Technology. The post FREE WEBINAR: Differentiating Instruction with Technology appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher helping educators be excellent every day. From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. This is one of my most popular sessions that I share at conferences. Register Now 01 Days 00 Hours 14 Minutes 03 Seconds Webinar is past! Education

Using Technology to Differentiate Instruction

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One of the major benefits of using technology in the classroom is the ability to differentiate instruction to meet the needs of every student in every lesson. |Kelly Tenkely|. Just as every student grows and develops at different rates, they learn in different ways and at different speeds. These learners enjoy learning through speaking, writing, reading, and listening. Visual-Spatial.

Myth-Busting Differentiated Instruction: 3 Myths and 3 Truths

Edutopia

John McCarthy Differentiated Instruction With delivery of instruction, one size does not fit all. John McCarthy launches his differentiated instruction series by busting three common myths about DI

5 Google Apps that Help Teachers Differentiate Instruction

EdTech Magazine

By Ben Dykhouse Learning technology coach Ben Dykhouse shares the apps that help all of his students achieve more in the classroom. Classroom

Differentiating Instruction with Technology: A Framework for Success

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The post Differentiating Instruction with Technology: A Framework for Success appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog. An edWeb Webinar from the Amazing Resources Community will feature Vicki Davis presenting on April 23, 2015 at 4:00pm EST. This free webinar will include: Tips for making technology use routine and transparent. Ensuring technology is accessible for the task at hand.

#Flipclass Workflow: Differentiated Instruction

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Chatting this morning with Stacy Dawes on Voxer in the #ELA Flip group, we were discussing ways in which we can differentiate and diversify our instruction for students, especially those who are ESL/ELL immersed in mainstream classes. Thinking about how to use technology to differentiate instruction in the flipped ELA classroom, we came up with the following ideas: In your main Edmodo class, create small groups in which the students are leveled, then post tailored assignments to each of the small groups. Use Curriculet to differentiate reading instruction.

Convert PDFs to Google Docs to Differentiate Instructional Materials – From Brenda Doucette

EdTechTeacher

PDFs are just not editable in most situations, and this was an issue when it came to modifying and differentiating documents. Differentiating with Technology. The post Convert PDFs to Google Docs to Differentiate Instructional Materials – From Brenda Doucette appeared first on EdTechTeacher. Here is how it works: Open and sign into Google Drive. And More!

MobyMax: Tablet + help differentiating instruction

iLearn Technology

One of the things that I really appreciate about MobyMax is the mix of direct instruction and the ability for students to discover learning on their own through discovery-based instruction. As a teacher, the continuous progress monitoring makes formative instruction that much easier. It’s always nice when new toys show up in the mail to review. The MobyMax tablet is $69!!

Differentiating Instruction in the Math Standards: Self-Directed Pathways for All Learners

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Where instruction once was more passive for students, 21st Century Skills, habits, and attitudes require students to not only become active learners, but to also advocate and self-direct their own learning. Once that structure is in place, teachers then begin the process of planning for instruction. What will the instruction look like in the classroom so that standards are addressed? March 31, 2015, Volume 2, Issue 5, Number 2. Driving Question: How can a district develop a deep and consistent understanding of the math standards for teachers, students, and parents?

Differentiate and Personalize Literacy Instruction for Your Elementary Classroom!

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Adaptive, Personalized Learning for Literacy Instruction in Blended Learning Environments What Is Lexia Core5 ? Lexia Reading Core5 is an online literacy program developed with an instructional model and scope and sequence based on research published in numerous peer reviewed journals. How Teachers Can Use Lexia : I''ve seen teachers use Lexia in a variety of ways.

How Technology Unlocks Personalized Learning

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EdTech differentiated instruction individualized instruction keys to differentiated instruction personalized learning personalized learning programs personalized lesson plansIn the same classroom, Calvin has deeply ingrained misconceptions about the definitions of shapes and measurements that impede his learning geometry.

16 Practical Strategies to Differentiate Your Instruction

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

February 10, 2017 Below is a handy infographic we created based on Marcus Guido’s article “20 Differentiated Instruction Strategies and Examples”. differentiated instruction my freebiesWe have only included the first 16 strategies, the.read more.

Using Your LMS to Support Differentiated Instruction

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But differentiated instruction isn’t always the simplest plan to implement. The use of technology in the classroom, particularly a  Learning Management System (LMS ), can greatly reduce the time required to plan, develop and implement differentiated instruction inside and outside of the classroom. Group Work. Project-based Learning. Assessment. Safe Learning Management

FREE iBook: Using QR Codes to Energize Lessons & Differentiate Instruction

Class Tech Tips

I’m so excited to announce that today my iBook Using QR Codes to Energize Lessons & Differentiate Instruction: Actionable Tips for Your Classroom & Beyond is now absolutely free! This iBook includes multimedia content that will help you get started using powerful scannable technology in your classroom! Teacher Tools

The Challenge of Differentiated Instruction

Ascend Math

I was recently asked for a good source on differentiated instruction.  I replied that ASCD put out some exceptional publications. My concern with differentiated instruction has always been classroom management, simply put one teacher trying to see to the needs of numerous students.  And individualized instruction is so often needed when students fall behind in math.

Top Tips to Create an Organized, Blended Learning Space for Students!

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Join us May 21st to see how international classroom design consultant and elementary teacher, Erin Klein, is leveraging technology to maximize her teaching time, while differentiating and personalizing her instruction for all students. blended learning brain friendly brain-friendly class design differentiated instruction education free webinar kurzweil personalized learning teaching

The Open Classroom: A Perspective on Differentiated Instruction

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We have seen this development accelerate over the past decade with virtual labs, learning collaboration tools and a differentiated curriculum tailored to the student and course requirements. No other field of endeavor has taken such wild shifts in practice as the American public education system. Math rods and other visuals replaced rote learning seemingly overnight. Skinner.

Setting Up Digital Workstations

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Try utilizing existing tools in your classroom to set up digital workstations that allow for differentiation, collaboration, choice, and active engagement. cash bash centers differentiated instruction digital workstations education elementary projects Kleinspiration Learning Resources teaching technology centers technology stations Encouraging Choice, Collaboration, and Fun!

50+ Tools for Differentiating Instruction Through Social Media

Technology Bits Bytes and Nibbles

Social media can enhance differentiated instruction if the tools are selected with a careful eye on individual students’ readiness, interests, and learning profiles. Source: www.edutopia.org. Due to postage costs, the teacher either sent the letters in bulk or paid for stamps out of his or her own pocket. How are schools using social media tools? WoW Whats on the Web

Newsela Brings Leveled Current Events Articles to iPads

Class Tech Tips

Newsela is one of the resources I share when discussing how to differentiate instruction with technology tools. ELA - Reading/Writing iPhone Apps current events differentiated instructionThe past fews weeks I’ve hosted literacy and technology workshops for teachers across the country. Newsela Newsela’s new iOS app lets readers find “just-right” current events articles.

3 Ways to Differentiate Learning in the Classroom with Google Docs

EdTechTeacher

HyperDocs or “HyperLearning” as I prefer to call it, involves a well-crafted digital lesson for student use which engages them in inquiry-based learning and can differentiate learning in the classroom. With various roadmaps for each learner, differentiation in the classroom is necessary to meet student needs. HyperLearning allows for content differentiation to be met with ease.

6 Conferences In 5 Days at #SDEevents for Educators This Summer in Vegas!

Kleinspiration

Let''s Connect in Vegas! I''m leading 12 sessions over three days for the following conferences: Power Up , Differentiated Instruction , and I Teach 1st. I''d love to meet up with you and share the work my kids are doing. Erin offers tools for meeting the Common Core by integrating technology into your instruction and building the digital media skills of your young learners.

Pear Deck

Technology Tidbits

This is ideal for Differentiating Instruction and assessing students in real-time. For my Pinterest board on Differentiated Instruction click here. differentiated instruction flashcards google drive quizzes Pear Deck is a cool educational tool that interacts w/ Google Chrome (extensions) or Google Drive to create interactive quizzes/slides/presentations.

Fishtree

Technology Tidbits

Also, Fishtree combines the best features of a LMS (learning management system) that allows teachers to assess students in real-time, grade, message, and more, which makes it a perfect solution for differentiating instruction. For my Pinterest board on Differentiating Instruction click here. assessing differentiated instruction educational resources lesson plans

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Digital Storytelling and Stories for the Desktop

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It is great differentiation for all students including ELs , gifted, and special needs. 21st Century Learning Common Core differentiated instruction Professional DevelopmentDigital storytelling is an art form conveying a message. It uses images and voice narration to convey emotion with the message, and to ignite empathy from the audience. CCSS.ELA-Literacy.CCRA.W.3

Achieve3000 updates blended learning, differentiated instruction tools

eSchool News

Achieve3000 offers innovative new ways to empower blended learning and accelerate student literacy gains through differentiated instruction in the 2016-2017 school year. From letter identification and the alphabetic principle to structural analysis and comprehension skills, Smarty Ants provides the “just right” level of instruction to transform young learners into independent readers.

Brainscape

Technology Tidbits

Brainscape then used an adaptive learning algorithm to differentiate instruction and display the flashcards that need more focus on. differentiated instruction flashcardsBrainscape is an excellent free iOS app/site for flashcards. Brainscape's innovative "smart" flashcards works in timed intervals that a user rates on a scale of 1 to 5. Below is a brief demo video.

Prodigy

Technology Tidbits

Prodigy, even has a unique learning engine which allows the game to differentiate instruction and help students w/ areas they are struggling in. differentiated instruction game based learning math Prodigy is a fantastic free online Math game that is ideal for Game Based Learning. Also, Prodigy is browser based and works on any device (i.e iPad or Chromebook).

EDpuzzle on Android

Technology Tidbits

Educators are using EDpuzzle to edit their videos (crop, add questions, etc) differentiate instruction, and more. differentiate instruction Digital video educational apps flipped classroomEDpuzzle the amazing educational tool (web/mobile app) is now available for free on any Android device. Below is a trailer video. EDpuzzle is an advertiser of Technology Tidbits.

Brainscape

Technology Tidbits

Brainscape then used an adaptive learning algorithm to differentiate instruction and display the flashcards that need more focus on. differentiated instruction flashcardsBrainscape is an excellent free iOS app/site for flashcards. Brainscape's innovative "smart" flashcards works in timed intervals that a user rates on a scale of 1 to 5. Below is a brief demo video.

Quizalize

Technology Tidbits

What separates Quizalize apart from similar sites is the detailed reports generated as well as how easy it is to differentiate instruction and see how each student or class is doing on any given topic. differentiated instruction game based learning quizzesQuizalize is a fantastic learning tool for educators to create game based learning quizzes. This innovative dashboard makes it easy for educators to integrate Quizalize into their classroom and can be used for any curriculum or subject. highly recommend checking out Quizalize by clicking here !!!

Recap

Technology Tidbits

This is a great way for educators to assess students and differentiate instruction while helping students reflect on their own learning. assessment differentiate instruction VideoRecap is an excellent new (beta) site/app that educators are using for students to reflect on their learning through video. The way this works is a teacher assigns a question to a student group of students, the students record their thoughts using Recap/video, and then student's results can be shared to other educators, parents, class, etc.

Paperscorer

Technology Tidbits

This makes it ideal for teachers to differentiate instruction. Features of Paperscorer: saves time grading and assessing learning/quizzes/projects generates detailed reports improves quality and frequency of feedback aids in differentiating instruction ideal for a self-guided feedback or exit slips for students Below is a brief demo.

mySkillBoard

Technology Tidbits

mySkillBoard is a nice new site for differentiating instruction. For my Pinterest board on Differentiating Instruction click here. differentiated instruction The way this is done is by an educator inputing student data into mySkillBoard and then being able to assess students through different visualizations. Also, an educator can align student skills to Common Core Standards and even use it on any mobile device. highly recommend checking out mySkillBoard by clicking here !!!

ClassMind

Technology Tidbits

This is a great way to track students learning as well as differentiate instruction. For my Pinterest board on Differentiating Instruction click here. assessing differentiated instruction ClassMind is a nice learning tool that reminds me a lot of Geddit in that it lets educators assess students in real-time using their mobile devices. The way this works is an educator asks a question and then students respond on their mobile device while answers are recorded in real-time. highly recommend checking out ClassMind by clicking here !!!

Answer Pad

Technology Tidbits

Also, Answer Pad is an excellent learning tool that teachers are using to integrate technology into their curriculum as well as differentiate instruction. assessment differentiate instruction mobile learning student response systemThe Answer Pad is a great student response system and mobile learning tool I've covered before in the past. on a mobile device (i.e. iPad).