16+ Websites on Assessments

Ask a Tech Teacher

Blendsapce –if you create your lesson plans in BlendSpace, it includes opportunities to assess learning. Educreations –video a whiteboard explanation of how students are completing a task (app). Edulastic –formative assessments; work on any devices (app).

Creating in Educreations

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Educreations received a slight makeover, and it now has a few new features that allows teachers to push lessons out to student accounts, while also being able to see published student work for those enrolled in her/his classes. What is Educreations? Educreations is an interactive whiteboard and screencasting tool for both the iPad and desktop computer. Benefits Students can use Educreations to investigate ideas , and create videos to share their thinking and learning.

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20 Tools, Apps, & Tips for Engaging Assessment

Teacher Reboot Camp

In my book, The 30 Goals Challenge for Teachers , I encourage teachers to reflect on the way they assess their students for Goal 17: Re-evaluate Value. Assessment shouldn’t make students feel like quitting. Instead, assessment should help students celebrate the learning they’ve grasped and reflect on their journey achieving that learning. Formative assessment can help motivate students to continue their learning journeys and strive to learn more!

20 Tools, Apps, & Tips for Engaging Assessment

Teacher Reboot Camp

In my book, The 30 Goals Challenge for Teachers , I encourage teachers to reflect on the way they assess their students for Goal 17: Re-evaluate Value. Assessment shouldn’t make students feel like quitting. Instead, assessment should help students celebrate the learning they’ve grasped and reflect on their journey achieving that learning. Formative assessment can help motivate students to continue their learning journeys and strive to learn more!

How SAMR and Tech Can Help Teachers Truly Transform Assessment

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Socrative , Kahoot and TopHat , are great tools for augmenting assessment, especially in flipped classrooms. These digital tools gamify the process of learning and help teachers quickly assess topics that require either more or less discussion, allowing students to move to independent and group work faster. Nearpod accomplishes this by taking a traditional lesson and infusing real time assessment, interactive experiences, and differentiated extensions.

Digital Assessments: More than an online quiz

Class Tech Integrate

There is a sea of assessment tools out there in the EdTech world: Kahoot, Google Forms, GoFormative, Nearpod, Socrative. EdTech gives us the opportunity to add Voice & Choice to how the students want to be assessed. Thinking "Outside the box" on Assessments 1. Screencastify, Explain Everything, Educreations, SeeSaw, and FlipGrid are all simple tools for students to record with.

Screencast Tools to Demonstrate Student Learning

Teacher Reboot Camp

Explain Everything (iOS, Android and Chromebooks), Educreations (iOS and the web) and ShowMe (iOS, Android and Chromebooks) are similar with a blank canvas you can add pdfs, images, drawings, shapes, colors, text, audio, and more! Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar !

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

Kleinspiration

The iPad version has a whiteboard like educreations that the students can use to do math right in the app. adaptive math adaptive math assessments common core math app education elementary math apps front row front row ed iPad assessments math app printable common core math pages teaching I have started using a FREE new math program this spring called Front Row.

Edtech Tools for SPED, Math, and Reading

A Principal's Reflections

Both the math and reading sessions focused on how edtech could be used during independent work, formative assessment, and pedagogically-sound blended learning. Over the past two years, I have been blessed to partner with District 205 in Elmhurst, IL.

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Screencast Tools to Demonstrate Student Learning

Teacher Reboot Camp

Explain Everything (iOS, Android and Chromebooks), Educreations (iOS and the web) and ShowMe (iOS, Android and Chromebooks) are similar with a blank canvas you can add pdfs, images, drawings, shapes, colors, text, audio, and more! Part of the December 2019 STEM Resources Digital Calendar !

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Finding Content for Reteaching, Blending, and Flipping

EdTechSandyK

Photo by familymwr used under a creative commons license Recently I had a wonderful conversation with my district''s high school educational technologist, Kristin Thompson , about apps and online tools that could be used for formative assessment and reteaching of concepts. Creation of video tutorials as summative assessments for students can easily serve two purposes: Students can demonstrate that they really do understand the content.

Developing Asynchronous Remote Learning Tasks

A Principal's Reflections

Provide a few assessment options and allow students to select which one is graded. Concepts can be explained using mini whiteboards, slide decks, or digital tools like Educreations. Over the past couple of months, I have written extensively on the topic of remote learning.

Supporting ELL Students with EdTech

Class Tech Integrate

Recording Tools : Apps that record student voices, screens, and actions can make a great impact with our ELL students in two ways: comprehension/assessment and reflection/meta-cognition. Comprehension/Assessment - Giving ELL students the option to record their voice to explain a concept and turn it in to their teacher is critical. Why not allow them to record their understanding verbally and send that to the teacher for a comprehension check/assessment?

Video Projects to Engage Learners: 20+ Tools & Tips

Teacher Reboot Camp

Some of my favorite video creation tools and apps for quick video productions, include Powtoons , Animoto , Educreations , ToonDoo, Touchcast, Instagram, Magisto , Popcorn Maker , Wideo, and Dvolver. In Learning to Go , find rubrics for assessing these projects, which you can edit to your projects’ needs. Recently added to the Survival Tips for Teachers !

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Supporting ELL Students with EdTech

Class Tech Integrate

Recording Tools : Apps that record student voices, screens, and actions can make a great impact with our ELL students in two ways: comprehension/assessment and reflection/meta-cognition. Comprehension/Assessment - Giving ELL students the option to record their voice to explain a concept and turn it in to their teacher is critical. Why not allow them to record their understanding verbally and send that to the teacher for a comprehension check/assessment?

Digital Tools for Flipping Your Classroom

Class Tech Integrate

Educreations & Explain Everything : Two very similar student explanation tools. As with Educreations/Explain Everything, a child can use the voice over to explain the content that they place on each slide. assessment Chromebooks creative curate differentiation Digital Literacy edtech education fetc flipped learning innovation ipaded literacy meta-cognition SAMR technology integration

Differentiating with Personalized Learning

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In a sentence, personalized learning: “tailors instruction, expression of learning, and assessment to each student’s unique needs and preferences.” Use the self-grading features of programs like Google Forms to assess student work. Presenting: iMovie , Keynote , Educreations. Personalized learning is the latest buzzword in an education environment bursting with new ideas but this one is impressive.

How to Craft a Learner-Centered Classroom – Guest Post from Ann Feldmann

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Using technology for whole group instruction and formative assessment. Formative assessments are built into the Nearpod presentations with open ended questions, polls, quizzes, and drawing activities. When students submit responses, they are assessed, and she has data at her fingertips. Meagan also creates screencasts of actual math worksheets using Educreations – a great app for creating screencasts. Educreations.

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

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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. Since Educreations is like an interactive whiteboard, it requires a narration to record and save. Unlike Educreations, it does not require a narration, but that is an option. As a formative assessment , the teacher needs to know how it will inform her/his instruction.

Dropbox + Pinterest + SMART Exchange for Teachers + Common Core = ClassConnect

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You can even have student groups creating the content via Educreations or Camtasia Studio! click here to make IWB videos with your iPad via Educreations click here to download your free 30 day trial of Camtasia Studio via TechSmith click here to view my ClassConnect content Sal Khan and The Gates Foundation on Flipping your Classroom recently seen on 60 minutes.

Seesaw, the Learning Journal

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And it may eliminate the mess we face digitizing, organizing and archiving learning artifacts, seriously improving workflow and more thoughtful assessment. It could be the parking lot you choose for content created physically in the classroom or library, as well as content created in (for instance) AdodeVoice, ChatterPix, Educreations, Explain Everything, iMovie, Lego Movie Maker, Paper, Popplet, Tellagami, Toontastic, and yes, GoogleDrive.

Edcanvas: The Art of Curating

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

The search features are easy to use for finding resources on the web, and with connections to Dropbox, Google Drive, Flickr, YouTube, Educreations, Gooru, adding your already created content to a canvas requires no artistic talent. I like the idea of using this as a formative assessment to check for understanding of the content. One of my favorite tools for curating resources is Edcanvas.

5 Easy Peasy Options for Tech Integration

Tech Helpful

For years teachers have used whiteboards for quick formative assessment to see if daily learning objectives have been met. Today, we have websites and apps like A Web Whiteboard, Explain Everything, ShowMe, and EduCreations that can be used to give students personal access to content. 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.

Questions about flipping the classroom

Kairos EdTech

Here''s a list with links in no particular order: Sophia allows you to access and upload thousands of videos and tutorials to provide quality instructional time through video TedEd is a similar platform with a platform to assess their learning. Ask3 or Educreations turn your iPad into a recordable whiteboard iMovie on Macs, iPhones and iPads allows you to create professional-looking videos and it''s simple to use. Photo courtesy of Dukelyer, extracted from Flickr.

iPad as the Teacher's Pet - Version 2.0

Learning in Hand

It is divided into seven sections: Show on a Big Screen Manage the Classroom Assess Student Work Interact with Students Manage Your Files Make Instructional Media Learn New Things You can click the image on the right to download the PDF of Version 2.0. The next most popular was Educreations with 7%. If you examine the word cloud, the text Educreations appears larger than Explain Everything. Download the PDF. View on Scribd. An iPad can be a teacher’s very handy assistant!

An Educator's Challenge! iPads in an Elementary Classroom

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Read more about QR codes EDUCreations - This must-have App is very simple for kids to use at any age. This app can be used as a simple 1 minute assessment, or more extensive presentation. It is a great go-to app for quick projects and assessments. Using technology everyday and teaching others about it is my passion.

Top 15 Sites and Apps for Flipped Learning

Technology Tidbits

Top 15 Sites and Apps for a Flipped Learning Answer Pad - The ultimate assessment tool for teachers to use w/ their mobile devices or browser to gauge student's learning. EDpuzzle - Probably, the world's most popular site for flipping a classroom or lesson by adding questions to a video and then assessing student's answers to differentiate instruction. Educreations - A terrific iPad app that is very similar to Ask3 as it turns the iPad into a recordable whiteboard.

We Might Be at the End of the Free Ed Tech Era

techlearning

Their success rate of companies is incredibly high as they helped start Class Dojo, Plickers, Remind, Padlet, Blendspace, Educreations, and a WHOLE host of others. Formative is an assessment platform that gives you a ton of question types and formats to see what your kids really know, and what they have done that was smart was hold back all of the data and analytics. Is the free ed tech era dying?

Digital Storytelling and Stories with the iPad

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It can be used as an authentic assessment. Assess how point of view or purpose shapes the content and style of a text. Educreations is an interactive whiteboard that can be used for digital storytelling by adding pages to the presentation and inserting photos (or drawing your own). Educreations is an iPad app that can also be accessed from your browser. Digital Storytelling Rubric : I discovered Jason Ohler''s post about assessing digital stories from Lyn Hilt''s wiki.

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Introduction to iPads: Part 2--iPad Integration

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As an example, here''s a graphic I made with Doodle Buddy to help me synthesize and focus a professional development on formative assessments : Students can also take a photo of their solution, their science experiment, their vocabulary word, their math problem, their literature story, their art, their timeline, their. Educreations is similar to ShowMe because it too functions as an interactive whiteboard and is easy to use. How does a teacher start to use iPads in the classroom?

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Just Another Typical Day

A Principal's Reflections

He used an app on his iPad called Educreations to create the lesson. Although enabling the “flipped” approach to instruction using Edmodo has transformed the way material is taught and comprehended by students, it has been difficult to find resources that combine curriculum delivery, real-world examples, and assessments in a cohesive manner. This past Wednesday (February 6) was the second annual Digital Learning Day.

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Digital Storytelling and Stories with the iPad

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It can be used as an authentic assessment. Educreations is an interactive whiteboard that can be used for digital storytelling by adding pages to the presentation and inserting photos (or drawing your own). Educreations is an iPad app that can also be accessed from your browser. Digital storytelling is a first person story, where the narrator is digitally sharing his or her story; while a digital story is narrated in third person and shared digitally.

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High-Level Thinking, DOK, and Shifts Needed in Schools

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DOK questions are easy to assess with whiteboards, worksheets, responders (clickers) , or through Google Forms because there are correct answers. Furthermore, students could explain with models like this LearnZillion example , and they could capture it on a screencast such as Educreations or ShowMe on an iPad; or, using Google Draw (or Paint with a PC, or Pages on a Mac), to draw out their models, and record their voice/drawing with Screenr.

Favorite Tech Tools For Social Studies Classes

MindShift

Socrative has long been a favorite in many classrooms for the easy formative assessment it offers. Educreations is another presentation tool that can aid in flipping the classroom or letting kids explain their thinking. Educreations allows students to record their voice, draw and import pictures,” Langenhorst said. The free version limits how many Educreations can be made on one account, but teachers in Rock Valley just change old ones.

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Notes from Leadership for the Digital Age with Alan November - Day 2

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Number one skill for being successful in learning: the ability to self-assess. When focusing on 1:1, iPads, etc: Focus on teaching teachers to give better feedback and students to self-assess instead of the technology. Good apps for creating tutorials: Explain Everything, Screen Chomp, Educreations District #2 : Revisiting their BYOD initiative. Example: Working toward self assessment of math.

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