Add a Dash of Professional Development to Your Blended-Learning Program

EdTech Magazine

Add a Dash of Professional Development to Your Blended-Learning Program. So, we try to meet our teachers where they are because, just like our students, not every teacher learns in the same way.”. Helping our teachers using a blended-learning approach is an ongoing effort.”.

What Early Blended Learning Pioneers Got Right That Today's Schools Have Forgotten

Edsurge

When I first began blending digital and face-to-face learning, it was easy enough to create a flow between online learning spaces and offline learning. However, I noticed that sometimes my students were not getting as much out of the digital learning platform as I had anticipated. This was especially true when students could rush through their tasks, consuming content without real understanding or application of learning.

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Information Sharing at the 2019 Nonprofit Technology Conference

Digital Promise

NTC is a multi-day conference jam-packed with interactive workshops, engaging speakers, relevant vendors, ignite sessions (thought-provoking presentations only five minutes long), and opportunities to connect with other mission-driven techies from across the country.

Bring Focus to Blended Learning with 12 Starting Ideas… Plus a Free ISTE Webinar

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Welcome to a post where I focus on some simple ways you can begin to blend your learning. STEM, 21st century learning, and technology integration please sign up for 21centuryedtech by email or RSS. Booking Info – Time to think about your school or conference needs.

5 Ways To Bring SEL Into Edtech Classroom Use

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Mark Sparvell cites current research about what students really want in their classroom and how social-emotional learning relates to education technology.

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Why and How to Flip Your Writing Workshop

MiddleWeb

Dana Johansen and Sonja Paul nudge writing workshop to a new level with flipped mini-lessons, allowing more time for teachers to conference with students.

DON’T MISS IT: Teachers Leading Teachers Online Conference Starts Thursday

The CoolCatTeacher

Teachers Leading Teachers Conference begins on Thursday. If you’re willing to do the work, this online conference will be a GAME CHANGER for you and your classroom. 8:30 am – 9:30 am Pernille Ripp — Creating Passionate Readers Workshop.

20 Tech Tips to Shake Up Learning

The CoolCatTeacher

Whether it is learning from home through online courses, professional development, conference workshops or as a keynote speaker Kasey is a relentless innovator of ideas and a devoted transformer of classrooms and teaching. 3 EdTech and E-Learning Influencer on Twitter.

Creating Learning Centers in a Blended Literacy Classroom

The Web20Classroom

The most effective blended learning model that literacy classrooms can utilize to meet the needs of all readers is the “Rotation Model” in which online engagement is embedded within a range of face-to-face forms of instruction. Want to learn more? Blended Learning

Students Teaching Teachers

CUE

I had run professional development meetings with similar students and knew this type of event was the catalyst my class needed to take ownership of their learning. I pitched the conference to the kids as an opportunity to show what our school is really all about.

The Best PD for Math Teachers (and How to Use It) #mtbos #iteachmath

The CoolCatTeacher

Learn about the current trends in hashtag learning and the popular techniques for harvesting learning from this social network. They have a regular conference, only it’s super grassroots. It turned out to be one of the best conferences I had ever been to, for myself.

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9 TCEA Presentations You Need to See!

Shake Up Learning

appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I’m not sure how it happened, or how I made it through all of them, but it was a fantastic week of learning that I want to share with the Shake Up Learning readers. In fact, TCEA is the second-largest edtech conference in the U.S.

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The 2020 Learning Revolution daily online conference starts today!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The 2020 Learning Revolution daily online conference starts today! Farmer, Professor of Library Media || Interested to learn new ways to communicate, collaborate, and connect? Presenters have been invited to present on a broad range of education, teaching, and learning topics.

Kasey Bell’s 8 Great Ways to Use Google Slides

The CoolCatTeacher

From stop motion to video controls and cool add-ins for formative assessment and graphics, learn about this Swiss Army Knife of Google tools – Google Slides. Just go to coolcatteacher.com/shake to learn more. We can keep learning more.

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7 Presentations You Might Have Missed! #FETC2020

Shake Up Learning

FETC2020 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I just finished presenting, connecting, and learning at the Future of Educational Technology Conference , or FETC, in Miami, Florida. It is one of the biggest edtech conferences in the U.S., Shake Up Learning 2019.

LA’s First Public All-Girls STEM School Goes Global

CUE

It was this type of authentic learning that Principal Liz Hicks had hoped for when she committed to bringing Level Up Village courses to her school. . Inspired by what she learned, she asked both opening grade levels to implement courses.

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Force Users to Make a Copy of a Google Doc!

Shake Up Learning

appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Do you need help with learning about sharing? Bring the Power of Shake Up Learning and Kasey Bell to Your School, District, or Event! Ready to shake up learning in your school or at your event? Shake Up Learning 2019.

5 TCEA Presentations You Need to See!

Shake Up Learning

appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I have had the privilege of presenting at many conferences over the last several years. In fact, TCEA is the second largest edtech conference in the U.S. Here’s the lineup: – Shake Up Learning with Google Keep.

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Flipped Teaching in the Science Class: Strategies Part 4 in Our Series on Flipped Learning

CUE

By CUE Member and guest blogger Melissa Hero This Post Will Focus on Flipping the Science Classroom- Post 4 in Our 6-Part Series My first introduction to flipped teaching was at the East Bay CUE Cool Tools Conference. Blended Learning Flipped Classroom

Storms over liberal education: notes on the 2016 AAC&U conference

Bryan Alexander

Last week I participated in the American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U) 2016 conference. Let me share some materials here, along with reflections on the conference. Preconference workshop. Reflections on the conference.

Eduprotocols: Customizable Lessons for Any Subject or Grade! – SULS028

Shake Up Learning

– SULS028 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. On this episode, I welcome Jon Corippo, Chief Learning Officer at CUE, as we discuss how to use EduProtocols to save time and increase learning in your classroom. Learn more at GetGoogleCertified.com.

Productivity Tips and Tools for Teachers and Students – SULS032

Shake Up Learning

The post Productivity Tips and Tools for Teachers and Students – SULS032 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. So take a moment, listen close, and learn from the amazing Tech Chef, Lisa Johnson. . Ready to learn some fantastic productivity tips for teachers and students?

SNEAK PEEK: Kasey’s 2018 ISTE Presentations! #ISTE18 #notatiste

Shake Up Learning

ISTE18 #notatiste appeared first on Shake Up Learning. SNEAK PEEK: Shake Up Learning’s ISTE Presentations 2018! I promised that I would be sharing EVERYTHING from the ISTE conference this year, and guess what? Shake Up Learning 2018. Dynamic Learning with G Suite.

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5 #FETC Presentations You Might Have Missed!

Shake Up Learning

appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I just finished presenting, connecting, and learning at the Future of Educational Technology Conference , or FETC, in Orlando, Florida. It is one of the biggest edtech conferences in the U.S., So no FOMO for Shake Up Learning readers!

Join me for a Master Class at BLC in July!

Catlin Tucker

I’ll be leading a master class titled “Creatively Teach the Common Core Literacy Standards with Technology” at Alan November’s BLC Conference in Boston in July. Space is limited, so visit the BLC16 Pre-conference Master Class page to register! Learning

Stranger Google: Crazy Tools from the Upside Down (Part 2)!

Shake Up Learning

appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I love to dig into the lesser-known Google tools and figure out how these can be used for learning in the K12 classroom. Bring the Power of Shake Up Learning and Kasey Bell to Your School, District, or Event! Shake Up Learning 2019.

15 Ways to Use Google Classroom in Professional Learning – SULS034

Shake Up Learning

The post 15 Ways to Use Google Classroom in Professional Learning – SULS034 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. But did you know, Google Classroom is also a great learning tool for adults, too? 15 Ways to Use #GoogleClassroom in Professional Learning.

10 Amazing Google Geo Tools for Your Classroom

Shake Up Learning

The post 10 Amazing Google Geo Tools for Your Classroom appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I had the privilege of attending the Google Geo Institute ( #CAGTI17 ) with approximately 90 other educators from around the world last week to learn more about Google’s Geo Tools !

Station Rotation Model: Alternative Group Formations

Catlin Tucker

When I lead blended learning workshops or work as a 1:1 blended learning coach, I field a lot of questions about the design of station rotation lessons. 3 “If I’m leading a station, I cannot conference with individual students.” Learning

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Future Ready Librarian Leadership Summit Scheduled for June 23 in Chicago

techlearning

Future Ready Schools® Releases New Blended Learning Guide for Districts ] Registration is currently underway, limited space is available, and the $99/person workshop fee includes lunch. Ed Tech Ticker News Conference Future Ready Schools

6 Android Apps to Try on a Chromebook

Shake Up Learning

The post 6 Android Apps to Try on a Chromebook appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Click here to learn how this works in the mobile app.). Be sure to check out all of the Google Classroom resources from Shake Up Learning. Bring Kasey Bell and Shake Up Learning to You!

It’s NOT About Google, It’s About the LEARNING (ISTE Empowered Learner)

Shake Up Learning

The post It’s NOT About Google, It’s About the LEARNING (ISTE Empowered Learner) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. But despite the sometimes Google-centric ideas, I am a firm believer in a focus on learning, not tools. But this is also a great learning experience!

How to Package Your Digital Assignments

Shake Up Learning

The post How to Package Your Digital Assignments appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Don’t miss out on one of the BEST things about blended learning and managing assignments online! This is an excellent tip for Google Classroom users that I learned from Alice Keeler.

Today's Newsletter: T&L Live in Boston Tomorrow!

techlearning

There is rarely a dull moment when Carl Hooker (@mrhooker) is around, so we expect he’ll be the perfect emcee for tomorrow’s Tech & Learning Live Boston , which promises to be a day of learning, fun, a bit of relationship counseling, and even some poetry.

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Top 10 Reasons Every School Should Go Google!

Shake Up Learning

appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I had to put this on the back of my Shake Up Learning t-shirt! Check out the Shake Up Learning Tshirt Store. Learn more about G Suite for Education here. Learn more about Google Expeditions and Google Cardboard here.