GradeCam: The Teacher’s Friend for Assessment

The CoolCatTeacher

It will also help you with both formative and summative assessments, and it will enter your grades into any electronic grade book directly from GradeCam. Simple Assessments of All Kinds. First, let’s look at the ways you can use GradeCam for assessments. Make assessment simple.

Assessment Overhaul: Tools for Rethinking Assessment in the New Year!


Explore 4 Different Web Apps for Assessment in This AppEd Review Roundup! Happy New Year and welcome to our first RoundUp of 2017. Over the break, we took a bit of time to recharge our batteries and. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

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Assessment and Mobile Learning Questions

Education with Technology

Here are some questions about assessment and mobile learning to think about as you plan for your mobile learning. Who/ What will assess the students’ mobile learning? A) the same mobile app that the student worked on. B) a different mobile app. E) the teacher assesses the students’ paper, presentation or project that incorporates learning from the mobile device. assesses the learning. Will the assessment be?

Classtime – Immediate Assessment and Feedback on Students’ Understanding


In this video interview, Classtime CEO Valentin Ruest shows us this powerful review and assessment platform. Classtime is a great platform for assessing student understanding on the fly, or for. Assessment iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning ResourcesPlease click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].

12 Principles Of Mobile Learning

TeachThought - Learn better.

12 Principles Of Mobile Learning. Mobile Learning is about self-actuated personalization. As learning practices and technology tools change, mobile learning itself will continue to evolve. As mobile learning is a blend of the digital and physical, diverse metrics (i.e.,

World Language Students Use of Mobile Devices in the Classroom

Education with Technology

Students can use laptops and mobile devices to hear authentic language, read authentic texts, read tweets about famous performers, see up-to-the-moment culture, watch video clips, see tv shows, and communicate with native speakers (Tuttle, 2013).

Mobile learning: The good and the bad


Everywhere we go, here and there, people always seem to have a mobile device in their hands, be it a smartphone or a tablet. It’s almost a sin not to own a mobile device. Our mobile devices are online 24/7. Mobile learning of course. Mobile learning is now a movement and it’s not just about picking up a tablet and off you go. Mobile learning is about transforming how everyone can access shared knowledge and resources.

Evaluating authentic mobile apps for learning

Nik Peachey

Check out my ebook As a result of that workshop and the research that developed from it I've now developed this list of criteria for evaluating mobile apps for educational purposes. Will it work across all / most mobile platforms and also work within a desktop web browser? The safest way to ensure this is to check to see if the app also has a browser based version, so that students without up-to-date mobile devices will still be able to participate.

How will students’ mobile device be used for learning?

Education with Technology

How will the students’ mobile device primarily be used? What other ways can teachers have students use mobile devices to engage in learning? to assess student learning and provide feedback to the students (formative assessment). to assess students summatively (final grade on unit, project…). Android cell phone ipad Mobile Mobile device Mobile learning tablet Teacher cellphone Classroom learning mobile mobile device Smartphone Tablet

December App Ed Review Roundup: Grammar Apps and Websites


Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning Resources free grammar apps grammar apps grammar web apps mobile grammar apps rubric assessedGood Grammar = Better Oral and Written Communication.

Teachers’ Pets: 3 Devices That Work in the Classroom

EdTech Magazine

By Meg Conlan After implementing Google Play for Education in their schools, educators assess the devices they chose for their technology programs. Classroom Cloud Digital Content Mobility Tablets

Awareness, Assessment, and Access: Improving Adult Digital Literacy

Digital Promise

Assessment. This is not the case when assessing its students’ digital literacy levels. Tashjian and her staff offer mixed-level classes for now, but the educators must spend more time assessing the needs their students have as they walk in the door. Building off of a lending model used by two of the libraries that host its classes, RIFLI is planning a pilot program for January 2015 in which digital literacy students can borrow tablets and take them home.

What Studying App is Used by 1 in 3 High School Students?


Assessment Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning Resources best flash card app best review app for students best study app how quizlet keeps getting better multi language study app popular studying software app

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Qualitative Formative Assessment Toolkit – Guest Post from Reshan Richards


I have recently been writing about the qualitative formative assessment toolkit (QFAT for short) which is something that has come out of my research on and practice with mobile devices, multimedia, and formative assessment.

APPEd Review Roundup: Classroom Tools to Differentiate Math and English Lessons


Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning Resources best ios iphone dictionary apps best reviewed math apps rubric assessed math english apps rubric assessed mathematics iphone ipad apps

Considering Home Learning When Doing Mobile

Education with Technology

Many schools are going mobile or one-to-one. Schools sometimes make decisions without thinking about the full consequences such as mobile and home learning. If schools supply mobile devices to the students, do the students take the mobile devices home? If students do not take the mobile device home, then mobile is only considered an in-school learning tool. Teachers cannot assign at home mobile work. What about those with Android tablets?

English + Common Core + Mobile = Success in Learning Poster Session at ISTE 2014

Education with Technology

In my ISTE Sunday 8-10 am poster session, I demonstrate many diverse mobile activities to help students achieve the English Language Arts Common Core Anchor Statements through mobile devices. The mobile activities focus on free common tool apps that are available on both the Android and the iPad. Conventions Mobile Online Survey. Teachers can give their students quick conventions formative assessment QR codes that link to an online survey/quiz such as in Google Forms.

APPEd Review July Round Up – Learning and Building Reading Skills


Young Students can Build Their Reading Skills This Summer With These Top Rated Rubric-Assessed Apps Summer is a great time to get your child’s reading skills ahead of the pack before school starts, [Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

Get Down and Dirty with These Immersive Apps for Science Class


Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning Resources best science apps smartphone ios biology apps for classroom ios iphone ipad ios science apps ipad iphone rubric assessed science classroom apps smartphone chemistry apps

Video communication apps and mobile learning

Nik Peachey

One of the great things about mobile devices such as tablets, iPads and phones is that most modern devices have good quality cameras and microphones built in. Mailvu also provides mobile apps for iOS, Android an Blackberry.

6 reasons it’s important to create your own online assessments

eSchool News

Homegrown online assessments prove invaluable to one district. Assessments are critical to our efforts to improve instruction in K-12 education. At Hopewell Valley Regional School District (HVRSD), we began the transition to online assessment more than three years ago.

App Ed Review Roundup: Chemistry Tools


This Month: Rubric-Assessed Smartphone & Web Apps for CHEMISTRY Think chemistry can’t be taught using instructional technology? Think again. This month, we’re sharing four of our favorite. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

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Edtech Tools Get Creative With Formative Assessments


Our students now in elementary school have never had a time in their lives where mobile technology wasn''t present. The website allows you to assess students’ learning in a fun and engaging way, and it is very simple to use. Students can use computers, laptops and mobile devices such as tablets and cell phones. The even cooler feature is that Brainrush automatically differentiates the assessment based on the answers the student gives.

The Passback Effect of Mobile Technology for Early Learners

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This phenomenon also occurs when parents pass smartphones or tablets to their children in the backseat of the car or in a shopping cart. It is difficult to tell how the use of mobile devices at early ages changes student learning. What is the Passback Effect?

How—and Why—We Can Improve the Future of Mobile Learning


This development, combined with tremendous growth in mobile device usage due to improved technology, naturally led to a shift in mobile learning patterns. Despite this promising beginning, the role of mobile devices in the classroom and in education overall is still rather limited. He or she relies on his or her smartphone and other mobile devices to communicate, create content, and access and share information. You might wish to capture it on your mobile device.

Mobile Technology: An instructor's viewpoint

Connecting 2 the World

I was a member of a panel at a recent CDETG conference on Mobile Technology. This last meeting was on mobile technology, something that I have noticed is a growing trend in my classes. I had never thought of the mechanics behind mobile technology (partly because I don't use apps on any of my own mobile Student notifications of events or class cancellations used this technology for mobile technology. educational technology mobile technology CDETG

November 2015 App Ed Review Roundup – Apps for Research


Rubric-Assessed Article Library Apps for Research Projects At App Ed Review, we’ve been thinking about research and the ways apps can be used to support students conducting research.

June APP ED REVIEW RoundUp – Get Creative with Art Apps This Summer!


Highly Rated Rubric-Assessed Art Apps For Your Classroom or Just for Fun! Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning Resources best android apps for art courses students best art apps best ios iphone ipad apps for art class studentsWith summer right around the corner, it is time to relax, decompress, and then start thinking about next year (when you’re. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

Good Apps vs Very Good Apps

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Good mobile learning practice apps facilitate and transform learning. Mobile learning activities can increase students’ time on task. In doing a mobile learning app, the students concentrate each second as they do the activity. Mobile learning can offer differentiation. A good mobile learning app can differentiate. A mobile learning practice app can provide realistic and contextual learning. What does your mobile app do?

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Teacher Zen with Google: 50+ Tips, Tools, & Apps

Teacher Reboot Camp

You can accomplish so many time consuming tasks, such as grading, assessment, providing feedback, research, creating spreadsheets, and more with Google Apps for Education (GAFE) , Google mobile apps, extensions, add-ons, and scripts. Download the separate mobile apps for gmail, docs, spreadsheets, photos, drive, search, slides, and more. To allow offline editing on your mobile device or tablet you have to turn on offline editing for each document, spreadsheet, or creation.

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Testing Giving You The Blues? Get Creative with EdTech Formative Assessments


There are so many ways that kids can creatively show you their learning in a timely and efficient manner, and ways teachers can conduct assessments that take away the testing anxiety that plagues so many kids. Creative Formative Assessments Can Help: Save time assessing students.

6 Reasons the Intel 2 in 1 is the Perfect Fit for Effectively Designed Blended Learning Spaces #intelEdu2in1


Mobility The Intel 2 in 1 is a mobile device. Productivity and Performance Because the 2 in 1 contains the Intel Core Processor, it’s more than a tablet. 2 in 1 blended learning classroom devices Intel Intel 2 in 1 Intel Education laptops for kids tablets for kids teaching

Pearson launches DRA2+ app for iPad

eSchool News

DRA2+ app guides teachers through reading assessment. Pearson has launched the Developmental Reading Assessment, Second Edition PLUS (DRA2+) iPad App for literacy assessment. head of Pearson’s Assessment Product Solutions group.

The current ways m-learning is making online education better


Through mobile phones and tablets, of course. Mobile devices in the classroom: from foe to friend. The use of mobile devices in an educational setting like the classroom was received with the typical resistance to change of the system.

LEGO’s WeDo 2.0 teaches science, coding

eSchool News

New wireless, tablet-ready robot-based learning system for elementary science curriculum teaches science and coding in a hands-on way. Teachers receive support through training, curriculum and built-in assessment.