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169 Tech Tip #127: 12 Tips on Hard-to-teach Classes

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In these 169 tech-centric situations, you get an overview of pedagogy—the tech topics most important to your teaching—as well as practical strategies to address most classroom tech situations, how to scaffold these to learning, and where they provide the subtext to daily tech-infused education. Category: Differentiation. Sub-category: Teaching, Classroom management, Pedagogy. Here are twelve ideas: Teach programming with Scratch, Alice, robotics, and Minecraft.

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15 Tools for Self Paced Learning

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"Self-paced instruction or learning is any kind of instruction that proceeds based on learner response. Self-paced instruction is constructed in such a way that the learner proceeds from one topic or segment to the next at their own speed.

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30 Sites & Apps for Learning to Program or Code

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In today's classroom STEM is a vital topic covered universally. Learn Coding, Robot Maintenance with Cozmo ] *This list is in alphabetical order. This is done by dragging and dropping code to make your robot dance. Codecademy - A interactive site that helps students learn how to program in Javascript, PHP, Ruby, or Python by step-by-step instructions. This is ideal for assessing students and differentiating instruction.

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When Students Drive Learning, They Can Do So Much More

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And a small cluster of boys needed extra space in their day to work on robotics and coding projects, on top of their computer science and physics work. To me, being able to provide 100 percent individualized instruction that was truly dynamic for student needs within our high school program, without any additional money, facilities or special hours seems like a natural evolution. At the completion of his first project I asked him to complete self-assessment and reflection.

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Lexia PowerUp Literacy Wins Tech & Learning“Best of Show”Award at ISTE 2018

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A panel of professional users and editors selected the products having the most impact in the classroom and the greatest potential to be game changers in education technology as the winners. They then met in person to decide which technologies will have the most impact in the classroom and deserved to be named Best of Show. Lexia RAPID Assessment is a computer-adaptive universal screener for K-12 students that assesses the skills most predictive of end-of-year reading success.

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What?s New: New Tools for Schools

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Achieve3000 will apply its online differentiated instruction to the content, helping students to digest critical material so they can read, discuss, and debate core U.S. The adaptive Apex Learning Tutorials for intervention, remediation, and preparation for high-stakes assessments were proven to improve students’ performance on the Tutorials from pretest to posttest by more than 50% and by an average of 23 to 26 percentile points during the 2016–2017 school year.

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30 Sites/Apps for Learning how to Program or Code

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In today's classroom STEM is a vital topic covered universally. This is done by dragging and dropping code to make your robot dance. Codecademy - A interactive site that helps students learn how to program in Javascript, PHP, Ruby, or Python by step by step instructions. This is ideal for assessing students and differentiating instruction. Gamefroot - Is an excellent resource for teachers looking to learn how to code or teach it in their classroom.

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Top 100 Sites/Apps for Game Based Learning

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The resources below will vary from drill and practice to all out epic adventures in 3D virtual worlds, to help Gamify a classroom. DimensionU - An amazing site for educational games 3D games for Math and Literacy aligned to Common Core Standards. ** Door 24 - A fantastic iPad that has students working different Math/Algebra problems to help a robot fix his circuits and uncover the mystery behind Door 24. Teach w/ Portals - Gamify your classroom w/ the award winning PC game Portal 2.