#Flipclass Workflow: Differentiated Instruction

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

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. If all students are working with the same content, they will not know that they are receiving different versions of the same assessment or activity. Keep in mind that Edmodo quizzes do not have to be used as traditional test assessments.

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Technology Tidbits

Cleaner Interface: A polished, streamlined functionality lets users more easily navigate existing features including polling for instant feedback, a real-time assessment center, blogging capabilities and classroom organization tools.

Paperscorer

Technology Tidbits

Paperscorer is a fantastic new mobile (iOS/Android, or Chrome plug-in) app that allows educators and students to assess their learning in real-time. The student then uses those forms to answer the question and take the assessment/quiz.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Cleaner Interface: A polished, streamlined functionality lets users more easily navigate existing features including polling for instant feedback, a real-time assessment center, blogging capabilities and classroom organization tools.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Cleaner Interface: A polished, streamlined functionality lets users more easily navigate existing features including polling for instant feedback, a real-time assessment center, blogging capabilities and classroom organization tools.

Paperscorer

Technology Tidbits

Paperscorer is a fantastic new mobile (iOS/Android, or Chrome plug-in) app that allows educators and students to assess their learning in real-time. The student then uses those forms to answer the question and take the assessment/quiz.

Common Core: Addressing Text Complexity through Digital Resources

wwwatanabe

The Arizona Department of Education (ADE) issued a letter informing us they will increase the text complexity as well as higher Lexile levels on the current AIMS test this year to help transition to the PARCC assessment. 21st Century Learning Common Core differentiated instruction

Paperscorer

Technology Tidbits

Paperscorer is a fantastic new mobile (iOS/Android, or Chrome plug-in) app that allows educators and students to assess their learning in real-time. The student then uses those forms to answer the question and take the assessment/quiz.

36 Edtech Tools I’m Using Right Now in My Classroom and Life

The CoolCatTeacher

It is taking me a while to convert my most popular speeches like “Differentiating Instruction with Technology” to the new software, but after I do, I’m so much happier with the flow of the presentation. I moved all of my documents to Dropbox.

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Technology Tidbits

Cleaner Interface: A polished, streamlined functionality lets users more easily navigate existing features including polling for instant feedback, a real-time assessment center, blogging capabilities and classroom organization tools.

Blended Learning Reflections and Notes from the #NAISToF Conference

Kleinspiration

This year''s conference is titled "Exploring Together: Blended and Online Learning" and focuses on four themes: blended and online learning, student health and well being, student assessment, and accreditation. My first group was direct instruction.

Digital Differentiation with G Suite Tools – SULS016

Shake Up Learning

The post Digital Differentiation with G Suite Tools – SULS016 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Today, we are chatting about one of my favorite topics: Digital Differentiation with G Suite! Differentiation is a big buzzword in teaching, but it is often easier said than done.

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Teachers: Don’t Feel Guilty About What You Can’t Do. The System Needs to Change.

Edsurge

Undeterred, they documented their cause on social media and found solidarity with others fighting for the district to reinvest in its schools rather than divest them to private interests. What if I could differentiate instruction in more effective ways than providing extra worksheets to advanced students or offering after-school tutoring for those who struggled?

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Resource Review: Mentoring Minds

Ask a Tech Teacher

Materials enable differentiated instruction, student practice, and teacher evaluation of progress. Overall, content is age-appropriate, user-friendly, with proven results documented in their Research section.

Here’s Why Teachers Adopt New Tech — and Why They Don’t

Edsurge

The district-mandated PD tech instruction I experienced was inconsistent, infrequent and seemed to focus heavily on early-education apps like ClassDojo. When assessing return, teachers look for the following: Will It Help Meet Learning Objectives? Will It Facilitate Instruction?

Backward Design: The Right Kind of Work

Reading By Example

Stage 2: The teacher crafts a performance task that reliably assesses whether or not each student truly understands the content and skills of focus. from Integrating Understanding by Design + Differentiated Instruction, pg.

The Google Infused Classroom

EdTechTeam

What are the best apps for formative assessments? How can I differentiate instruction? Here is a document I created based on the information I gained from the book. Leticia de la Garza Interventionist Instructional Coach Level 1 Google Certified Educator Dallas, Texas @ LDLG Get your very own copy of The Google Infused Classroom today! Get inspired by other books by EdTechTeam Press! .

The 6 Fundamentals of Technology Coaching

EdTech Magazine

They maximize their learning when teachers know how to integrate existing tech with the latest instructional best practices and strategies. Just like with teaching, integration specialists need to differentiate instruction and support to meet the needs of the teachers. Start with a solid instructional idea , then match how the technology can enhance the unit, lesson plan, curriculum, project, assessment, etc. . The 6 Fundamentals of Technology Coaching.

Top 25 Sites/Apps of 2018

Technology Tidbits

Think Fluency - A wonderful iOS/Google Play app for assessing a student's reading fluency. Socrates - A cutting-edge new site where educators can seamlessly differentiate instruction through game based learning. Klassroom - A free mobile (Android/iOS) that reminds me of a cross between Remind and ClassDojo, where educators can share: photos, videos, or documents in a secure environment. It's the time of year again for my favorite annual sites and apps.

Part 2: Tech Resources and Tools for Differentiated Learning … More Reading

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Welcome to the second post in a series designed to support the use of technology for differentiated learning… in and beyond the PBL classroom. Part 2: Tech Resources and Tools for Differentiated Learning … More Reading. and the GNU Free Documentation License.

Cloudschool: a free LMS that makes it easier to plan and teach lessons

The Cornerstone Blog

Imagine how much time you could save if you had a way to create, document, share, and present your lessons from a single place. In addition to videos, you can easily add photos, PDF files, links, worksheets, and more to create engaging lessons and assessments.

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Part 4: 20 Tech Resources and Tools for Differentiated Learning … Writing Engagement

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Welcome to the fourth post in a series designed to support the use of technology for differentiated learning… in and beyond the PBL classroom. Part 4: Tech Resources and Tools for Differentiated Learning … Writing Engagement.

On building learning playlists

NeverEndingSearch

More powerfully, we can use playlists to differentiate and individualize learning and allow students to work through content at their own pace as they return and review at the moment of need. They can include interactive elements and assessments of progress.

Google Apps and Chromebooks Web App Recommendations - a whole lot!

Educational Technology Guy

srcid=0B6dF7rWxc-5aMGMyanRsMW5DbzQ&pid=explorer&efh=false&a=v&chrome=false&embedded=true Find Apps for Chromebook - great resource to find apps to use with Chromebooks [link] A great list of Apps and Extensions for Education https://docs.google.com/document/d/1xDrYNfAPlLY-2Y7kbL_ADBfVePYmREbNXXV_fyTh5LM/mobilebasic?pli=1 Real ti me feedback from students for formative assessment.

Kiddom: an easier way to manage standards-based grading

The Cornerstone Blog

This feature alone helps teachers save time in preparing teaching materials and differentiating instruction. Kiddom’s Chief Academic Officer, Abbas Manjee, is a former high school math teacher who often got bogged down recreating and modifying daily/weekly assessments.

What’s New: New Tools for Schools

techlearning

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. Updates to favorite tools, such as Reveal Codes and Macros, provide even more ways to take control of your documents.

Best Learning Websites of 2015

Graphite Blog

For students, the site's assessments, digital dissection tools, and stellar 3-D viewing features help promote higher-order thinking and learning. From hip-hop songs to news sites, and literature to historical documents -- you name it, it's here. Here, they'll find opportunities to engage in online discussions, assignments, and assessments -- access to teachers and peers is just a message away.

What Would Dewey Do? Quotes…Ideas…Resources for Genuine Learning

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

I plan on providing sessions that integrate PBL with STEM, Makers, Differentiated Instruction, Inquiry, Deeper Learning, and Technology Integration. Explore Gooru’s ability to provide lessons with formative assessment and feedback.

Rethinking Data: How to Create a Holistic View of Students

MindShift

Figure 10-1 is just one possible version of a 360 Spreadsheet: Because the 360 Spreadsheet is a single document, teachers can access it much more easily than they could a whole folder of surveys.

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Creating a Culture of STEAM Teaching and Learning the Focus of Florida’s Marion County Public Schools’ New Partnership with Discovery Education

techlearning

To help achieve this goal, the district is creating modern learning environments by introducing Discovery Education’s dynamic digital content into classroom instruction at selected MCPS elementary and middle schools. A comprehensive digital service supplementing instruction across all K-12 curricular areas, Discovery Education Streaming Plus helps build students’ mastery in interpreting, understanding, and evaluating information.

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The Biggest Give-Away Yet - Thank You Readers and my Personal Learning Network!

Kleinspiration

Autographed Books : (per Amazon): In The Book Whisperer , Miller takes us inside her sixth grade classroom to reveal the secrets of her powerful but unusual instructional approach. per Heinemann website): Troy Hicks holds sight on good writing workshop instruction.

A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers: Learning Models & Technology

TeachThought - Learn better.

There is some thought that a certain percentage of instruction must be digital to qualify as “blended learning,” but there is no clear industry standard. Differentiation. See also Personalized Learning, Differentiated Learning, and Self-Directed Learning.

200 Ways to Use Word Clouds in the Classroom

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

I plan on providing sessions that integrate PBL with STEM, Makers, Differentiated Instruction, Inquiry, Deeper Learning, and Technology Integration. Create a word cloud of famous documents and treaties in history. Welcome to a post that grows each time I write it.

Resources from Miami Device

Learning in Hand

Enhancing Instruction with Digital Games by Andrew Miller Uncover how and why games engage us in specific and meaningful ways. Pick and play games for intentional moments in the classroom, such formative assessment, differentiated instruction, and reflection to name a few.