Edpuzzle Update

Technology Tidbits

Teacher are using Edpuzzle to flip their classroom, assess student's learning, and easily differentiate instruction by assigning videos and then adding questions to gauge student's understanding. assessing differentiate instruction Digital video flipped class flipped learning

Sites/Apps Every Teacher should try for Back to School

Technology Tidbits

Answer Pad - A fantastic Student Response System that lets educators seamlessly assess students, differentiate instruction, and turn their classroom paperless. This makes it easy to differentiate instruction.

Pear Deck

Technology Tidbits

Pear Deck is a cool educational tool that interacts w/ Google Chrome (extensions) or Google Drive to create interactive quizzes/slides/presentations. This is ideal for Differentiating Instruction and assessing students in real-time.

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Hippo Video

Technology Tidbits

Educators are using Hippo to create explainer videos (screencasts), flip a lesson or classroom, assess student's understanding, and even differentiate instruction. differentiate instruction Digital video flipped classroom

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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.

Pear Deck

Technology Tidbits

Pear Deck is a cool educational tool that interacts w/ Google Chrome (extensions) or Google Drive to create interactive quizzes/slides/presentations. This is ideal for Differentiating Instruction and assessing students in real-time.

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.

Answer Pad

Technology Tidbits

Google Integration Feedback - color and text feedback w/ the unlock so that students can retry their answer. assessment differentiating instruction learning management system student response system

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Fabmath

Technology Tidbits

This allows teachers to different instruction and assess students in real-time while generating detailed reports. For Fabmath on Google Play click here. differentiate instruction educational apps mathFabmath is an excellent resource for teachers/students for Math grades 1st-8th. Fabmath is a great learning tool w/ educational portal that allows educators to assign tests, worksheets, and more, while tracking their students progress and needs.

Buncee

Technology Tidbits

Best of all, Buncee Classroom lets educators track students, assign quizzes, and even differentiate/assess instruction. Animation blended learning Clip art differentiate instruction digital storytelling project based learning

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The Google Infused Classroom

EdTechTeam

What are the best apps for formative assessments? How can I differentiate instruction? The Google Infused Classroom by Holly Clark and Tanya Avrith has broken all of that down. Explaining “Why Google?” 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! .

Digital Storytelling and Stories for the Desktop

wwwatanabe

It is great differentiation for all students including ELs , gifted, and special needs. It can be used as an authentic assessment. Assess how point of view or purpose shapes the content and style of a text. This is an extensive list of ideas on assessing digital storytelling.

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

Educational Technology Guy

Google Apps and Chromebooks App Recommendations and Substitutions Here is a list of Google Apps and Web Apps to use. Suggestions for extensions/apps to be preloaded on Chromebooks Edmodo Google Keep - notes and lists Evernote Web Adblock Plus Evernote Web Clipper WeVideo - Video Editor and Maker GeoGebra math app Read&Write - reading support EasyBib Desmos Graphing Calculator A to Z of Google Services https://docs.google.com/viewer?srcid=0B6dF7rWxc-5aMGMyanRsMW5DbzQ&pid=explorer&efh=false&a=v&chrome=false&embedded=true

Grow a Learning Culture through Peer Coaching

wwwatanabe

Serving others through Peer Coaching With all the professional development needed to sustain one-to-one, PBL, 21st century learning, and individualized instruction, we turned to the Microsoft Peer Coaching model developed by the Peer-Ed team.

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. So, why are we still asking questions they can Google?!

100+ Ways to Use a Chromebook in the Classroom – SULS033

Shake Up Learning

By the way, this resource is excellent for any Google for Education school that uses the Chrome browser, not just Chromebooks! I want to introduce you to the Chromebook App Hub from Google. Each Idea Spark includes the name of the author, their location, and their Google Certifications.

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.

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.

Buncee for Schools w/ Google Classroom Integration

Technology Tidbits

Buncee the amazing learning tool that educators and students are using worldwide to create stunning presentations, digital stories, eCards, announcements, and more, has just integrated w/ Google Classroom.

Why a K-12 Operating System is the Next Step in the Evolution of Edtech

Edsurge

One of the first curricular tools I built to share—on the first day of school—was a public, student-friendly gradebook on Google Sheets. Yes, this was before Google Classroom existed!) Little did I know this experience would eventually propel me to help develop a school operating system that tackles technology issues plaguing educators and supports them with more opportunities to offer individualized instruction.

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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. Google Drive (Collaborative Writing).

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Online Class Starts Aug. 12th–Tech-infused Teacher

Ask a Tech Teacher

In MTI 562 The Tech-infused Teacher, you will use a suite of digital tools to make your lesson plans pop while addressing overarching concepts like digital citizenship, internet search and research, authentic assessment, digital publishing, and immersive keyboarding.

Last Chance for this College-credit Class

Ask a Tech Teacher

Strategies introduced range from conventional tools such as quick writes, online websites, and visual writing to unconventional approaches such as Twitter novels, comics, and Google Earth lit trips. Assessment is project-based so be prepared to be fully-involved and an eager risk-taker.

Last Chance for this College-credit Class (Differentiation)

Ask a Tech Teacher

MTI 563: The Differentiated Teacher. Differentiation in the classroom means meeting students where they are most capable of learning. Assessment is based on involvement, interaction with classmates, and completion of projects so be prepared to be fully-involved and an eager risk-taker.

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Starting This Week: MTI 562

Ask a Tech Teacher

The 21st century lesson blends technology with teaching to build a collaborative, differentiated, and shared learning environment. You will actively collaborate, share knowledge, provide constructive feedback to classmates, publish digitally, and differentiate for unique needs.

Seesaw vs. Google Classroom: What's the Best Management App for Your Classroom?

Graphite Blog

Seesaw and Google Classroom are both sleek platforms for organizing student work. While Google Classroom is great for streamlining the management of classes, assignments, grades, and parent communication, Seesaw shines as a digital portfolio tool that incorporates teacher, parent, and student feedback. Google Classroom. Seesaw allows teachers to push out assignments with the option to add voice instructions and an example in the form of a video, photo, drawing, or text.

Seesaw vs. Google Classroom: What's the Best Management App for Your Classroom?

Graphite Blog

Seesaw and Google Classroom are both sleek platforms for organizing student work. While Google Classroom is great for streamlining the management of classes, assignments, grades, and parent communication, Seesaw shines as a digital portfolio tool that incorporates teacher, parent, and student feedback. Google Classroom. Seesaw allows teachers to push out assignments with the option to add voice instructions and an example in the form of a video, photo, drawing, or text.

EdTech definitions every teacher should know: Part 2

Neo LMS

Unsurprisingly, Google is at the commercial forefront of deep learning, with a team they call “ Google Brain ”. Differentiated Learning vs Personalized Learning vs. Individualized Learning. Importantly, differentiated learning does not denote any changes in curriculum.

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

Ask a Tech Teacher

Category: Differentiation. Provide homework via a screencast or a Google Hangout and then do a project using the skill during class time. . In fact, any chance you have, differentiate instruction. Assess knowledge, but remember: Assessment isn’t static —nor is it ‘bad’.

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50 Awesome Books for Teachers

Shake Up Learning

The Google Infused Classroom. Google Apps for Littles: Believe They Can. 50 Things You Can Do with Google Classroom. Integrating Differentiated Instruction and Understanding by Design. Teaching Math with Google Apps.

Studytracks

Technology Tidbits

Studytracks is a innovative new (to the US) mobile (iOS/Google) app that is ideal for studying MS/HS students. Also, through the web platform educators can assign homework to create tests and playlists and even track/assess student progress making it ideal for differentiating instruction.

Seesaw vs. Google Classroom: What's the Best Management App for Your Classroom?

Graphite Blog

Seesaw and Google Classroom are both sleek platforms for organizing student work. While Google Classroom is great for streamlining the management of classes, assignments, grades, and parent communication, Seesaw shines as a digital portfolio tool that incorporates teacher, parent, and student feedback. Google Classroom. Seesaw allows teachers to push out assignments with the option to add voice instructions and an example in the form of a video, photo, drawing, or text.

How You Can Take the Pain Out Of Data-Driven Classrooms

Edsurge

This will not be another article about how you need to use data to drive your instruction. Instead, let's take a look at some ways to use data regularly in your classroom and take some of the pain out of obtaining it to differentiate instruction. In Support of Formative Assessment As educators, we can use formative assessments to monitor progress while we still have time to reteach, fix misconceptions, and give more practice time.

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4 EdTech Ways to Differentiate in a Student-Centered Classroom

The Web20Classroom

Educators are looking for ways to personalize the learning environment for every student while trying to find ways to differentiate; it can become paralyzing. On the one hand, they have the traditional methods of accessing content and assessing what students have learned.

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A new framework to unlock edtech’s potential for teachers

The Christensen Institute

We expect them to differentiate their instruction, address students’ social and emotional challenges, close achievement gaps, and ensure all students are prepared for life in the 21st century. Teachers today struggle to keep up with society’s expectations.

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