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Breaking News: Today - Educreations Launches New iPad App and Turns Your iPad Into an Interactive Whiteboard

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Available for the first time ever today, the new iPad app from Educreations will transform teaching. Technology to undo, redo, move, resize, rotate, all while recording, are enhanced features that replicate working in a common office software.

How to go Paperless in Your Classroom

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Every Earth Day, someone in your school, maybe the parent group, raises the question of WHY NOT a paperless classroom? To kickstart your paperless digital classroom requires a modicum of preparation. Classroom activities should be handled the same.

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The Foundations of Flipping

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Become the Guide on the Side - not the Sage on the Stage What is The Flipped Classroom? I''ve learned from many great teachers before me that the idea of a flipped classroom is nothing new. Today, examples of flipping your classroom use a different medium.

3 Organizational Apps to Start the School Year

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When looking for an app to curate classroom reading, consider these requirements: works well with your current LMS. It can access many cloud accounts including Dropbox and Google Drive. price only gives access to either the iPhone or iPad. Educreations.

Tons of Classroom Examples Using Augmented Reality with @Aurasma - A Complete How-To Guide!

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How to Use Augmented Reality in Your Classroom this post is read best via a desktop due to the embedded video content Augmented reality allows someone to add another layer to an existing image. As with most technology, I start using it at home with my own two children.

10 Reasons to Screencast in Your Class and 7 Best-in-class Tools

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Record lessons that students can access anytime, anywhere. Provide video evidence of class activities in a flipped classroom. I’ve started for you by noting cost, what digital devices they work best on, and suggested age group: Educreations .

Differentiated math instruction using Front Row: adaptive math for K-8 classrooms!

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It’s great to see this dynamic in which students are not only using technology to learn, but they’re helping each other out in real life. The iPad version has a whiteboard like educreations that the students can use to do math right in the app.

Edtech Tools for SPED, Math, and Reading

A Principal's Reflections

The overreaching goal for each session was to support instructional strategies aligned to rigor & relevance and the 6 C's with a focus on the purposeful use of technology. Over the past two years, I have been blessed to partner with District 205 in Elmhurst, IL.

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Digital Tools for Inclusivity

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Storybird : A story-writing site that gives students access to professional illustrations. Educreations : Students can draw and narrate on a topic of their choice.

Digital Tools for Flipping Your Classroom

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This post originally appeared on The FETC: Future of EdTech Insiders Blog At FETC, I was delighted to attend a session by high school foreign language teacher Rachelle Dene Poth titled, Flipping Classrooms: Trading Spaces and Places Digital Tools and Ideas to Empower Students.

Go Paperless for Earth Day

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Someone in your school, maybe the parent group, will raise the question of WHY NOT a paperless classroom? To kickstart your paperless digital classroom requires a modicum of preparation. Classroom activities should be handled the same. Earth Day is April 22nd.

What can we do with a blank slate?

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Technology can provide us access to more detailed visuals in the form of saved images, and can take this blank slate and add features such as dynamic annotation and voiceover. One such tech-based blank slate is Educreations Interactive Whiteboard.

The Best E-Book Yet: 40Must-know Web 2.0 Edutools

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technology and I''ve received a lot of positive feedback on how these tools have helped many in the classroom. Edutools: A Quick Guide provides insight into large tools such as Twitter and Facebook to smaller new companies like Educreations. Web 2.0

How SAMR and Tech Can Help Teachers Truly Transform Assessment

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I read an interesting article in EdSurge last week about how current educational technologies do little to move learners beyond rote recall of knowledge and it caught me off guard. It was not the belief that technology has yet to be harnessed to its highest potential that surprised me. It is true that many fields are only starting to see the benefits technology brings to their work. Education Technology Assessments Technology in School

Supporting ELL Students with EdTech

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The 3rd and 4th grade classrooms I have taught were at about a 75% or higher ELL (or ESL) population. As I have seen the boom in EdTech over the recent years in our district, I have really paid attention to the technology tools that are available to help our ELL students succeed.

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5 Easy Peasy Options for Tech Integration

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There are some ways to integrate technology in your classroom that adds value to your learning environment and pretty much can be a go to no matter what the lesson plan. Most school systems have access to online research databases that are grade-based helpful.

iPad Basic Training for Teachers

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The Background Photo Used Under a Creative Commons License In the Spring of 2013, my school district committed to issuing an iPad to every classroom teacher. iPad mobile learning mobile technology online learning professional development

Close Read Complex Text, and Annotate with Tech--Part 1

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Introduction to close reading Here''s an overview of close reading: What does close reading look like in the classroom? Educreations is a favorite because you can add pages and annotate on the pages with the tools. Educreations is an iPad app that can also be accessed from your browser.

Supporting ELL Students with EdTech

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The 3rd and 4th grade classrooms I have taught were at about a 75% or higher ELL (or ESL) population. As I have seen the boom in EdTech over the recent years in our district, I have really paid attention to the technology tools that are available to help our ELL students succeed.

It's ALL ABOUT TIME! Mobile Projects in Minutes

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I had a the opportunity to attend a workshop on "5 Minute Mobile Projects" for students at the Midwest Technology conference. Just transferring the analog to the digital technology makes technology the new pencil", Greg said. Video the classroom to find angles and shapes.

Favorite Tech Tools For Social Studies Classes

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Educators are looking for ways to help students participate in a digital world, but the choices for digital engagement in the classroom can be overwhelming. ” She put together a list of favorite digital tools for the social studies classroom and shared them during an edWeb webinar.

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