4 Powerful Ways to Implement Class Blogs – From Jennifer Carey

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There are a myriad of platforms to choose from: edublogs , Kidblog (especially good for elementary age children), Blogger , wordpress , and most LMS systems have a blogging platform built in. Blogs as ePortfolio. This post first appeared on Daily Genius.

Authentic Assessments to Support Teaching and Learning

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This article was modified and published by EdScoop. He now serves as an elementary principal for the Mineral Point Unified School District. We, as edtech leaders and classroom teachers, must explore pathways where assessments support teaching and learning in the 21st century.

What are your edtech resolutions?

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Kristina Stratton, principal, Westside Elementary School, Florida. “In Esra Murray, library media specialist, Cider Mill Elementary School, Connecticut. I will use less paper by having students document learning electronically and posting to their FreshGrade eportfolios. “I

Strategies for Becoming an Effective, Present Teacher

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This article was modified and published by eSchool News. Cari Wilson is the elementary innovation and technology lead teacher for West Vancouver School District in British Columbia. Homework, assessments, projects. Grades, lesson plans, conferences.

Make Reading Relevant with Thematic Units

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Each unit typically includes a couple Zaption videos for everyone to view, and for each reading level, three to eight books and two to four articles. Units for younger students might include more read aloud content while units for upper elementary or middle school students might focus more heavily on articles or reading parts of non-fiction texts. For elementary age students I recommend looking for ebooks at Epic! -- Unlimited Books for Kids and Zing!,

Make Reading Relevant with Thematic Units

Graphite Blog

Each unit typically includes a couple Zaption videos for everyone to view and, for each reading level, three to eight books and two to four articles. Units for younger students might include more read-aloud content while units for upper elementary or middle school students might focus more heavily on articles or reading parts of nonfiction texts. For elementary school-age students, I recommend looking for ebooks at Epic! -- Unlimited Books for Kids and Zing!,