5 Essential Effective Blended Learning Best Practices

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Tips and Tricks I've Learned from Experience From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Online and face-to-face spaces blend to create a today’s classroom. This blog post is sponsored by PowerSchool Learning. Blended Learning Is Here to Stay.

An Introduction to Blended Learning Instruction

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Kiddom , a transformative approach to teaching and personalized learning, has a new guide available for teachers–and it’s free: Blended Learning 101: An Introduction to Blended Learning Instruction. You can download it by clicking the link.

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Go Bold School: Old School + Blended Learning

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Today Weston Kieschnick @wes_kieschnick helps us how to go bold school with blended learning. Old school plus blended learning = bold school. Download the transcript or scroll down to read the transcript on this page. Download the transcript.

4 Ways to Blend Learning with InsertLearning

Shake Up Learning

The post 4 Ways to Blend Learning with InsertLearning appeared first on Shake Up Learning. 4 Ways to Blend Learning with InsertLearning. Let’s discover four super cool ways to blend learning with InsertLearning. It’s learning on-demand!

Future Ready Schools® Releases New Blended Learning Guide for Districts

techlearning

In conjunction with the seventh annual Digital Learning Day , Future Ready Schools (FRS), an initiative of the Alliance for Excellent Education (All4Ed), released a new guide for school districts interested in using “blended learning” to support their approach to instruction.

How to Blend Learning with Play for a Kid-friendly Summer

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Statistics say over the summer, kids lose over two months of math skills, two months of reading skills, and one month of overall learning. The cure is much simpler: Disguise learning as play. You are here – kids learn to be smart consumers.

#SmartSeries Refresh: Blended Learning Implementation Guide 3.0

ExcelinEd

A lot has happened in the world of digital learning since ExcelinEd’s Digital Learning Now initiative and Getting Smart released the first Smart Series paper in August 2012. ” Blended Learning Implementation Guide 3.0. Download the full paper.

The Google Classroom Cheat Sheets for Teachers and Students!

Shake Up Learning

appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I know teachers are seeking lots of extra resources to help with home learning during this unexpected school closure period. In this download, you will get two Google Classroom Cheat Sheets, one for teachers, and one for students.

3DBear Review: The Augmented Reality Classroom Pro

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First, 3D bear is a free download for smartphones and tablets. You can use it and learn. “I’ve seen kids get so immersed in their 3D Bear projects that they had no idea how much they were learning.” Learn more by clicking on the link below.

23 Gsuite Ideas to Excite Your Kids About Learning #iste19 #notatiste19

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Learn more! See Eric’s blog post on emojis in Google docs to learn how to do this. You can download the show notes and see the archive at coolcatteacher.com/podcast. Never stop learning.

Reading Horizons launches teacher platform to manage blended learning

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Reading Horizons has introduced Reading Horizons Accelerate ™, an educator platform designed to provide free resources for teachers and implementation support for Reading Horizons products in a blended learning environment. Reading Horizons Accelerate is the next step in blended learning planning and instruction for educators using our literacy curriculum,” said Tyson Smith, the president and CEO of Reading Horizons. “We

Fake Instagram Template with Google Slides (FREE)

Shake Up Learning

The post Fake Instagram Template with Google Slides (FREE) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Back in episode 32 of the Shake Up Learning Show , I interviewed Lisa Johnson. Carly was also featured in an “On-Air” Coaching episode of the Shake Up Learning Show.

Time, place, path, and pace

Dangerously Irrelevant

Can you say… adaptive learning software? Download this slide: jpg.key.pptx. See also my other slides , my Pinterest collection , and the Great Quotes About Learning and Change Flickr pool. 5 great slides about technology, learning, and change.

Meaningful Technology Integration and Dynamic Learning (5-Part Episode Series)

Shake Up Learning

The post Meaningful Technology Integration and Dynamic Learning (5-Part Episode Series) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. This special series also includes a FREE Download Bundle of FIVE FREEBIES! Meaningful Technology Integration and Dynamic Learning (5-Part Episode Series).

The Google Classroom Cheat Sheets for Teachers and Students!

Shake Up Learning

appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I know teachers are seeking lots of extra resources to help with home learning during this unexpected school closure period. In this download, you will get two Google Classroom Cheat Sheets, one for teachers, and one for students.

The Top 20 Posts of 2019

Shake Up Learning

The post The Top 20 Posts of 2019 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I have put together a list of the BEST and most popular Shake Up Learning blog posts from 2019. To all of my readers, thank you for helping me learn and grow as an educator! I learn so much from all of you!

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It’s NOT About Google (Part 3) – SULS046

Shake Up Learning

The post It’s NOT About Google (Part 3) – SULS046 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. It’s about how we can use these tools to create dynamic learning experiences for our students. Click here to learn how you can bring Kasey to your next event.

6 FREE Google Templates for Creative Productivity 

Shake Up Learning

The post 6 FREE Google Templates for Creative Productivity appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Whether it be studying, reading, learning an instrument, flossing, calligraphy, etc…, habit trackers are key. Receive Access to the Creatively Productive Digital Downloads Doc Locker.

It’s NOT About Google (Part 1) – SULS044

Shake Up Learning

The post It’s NOT About Google (Part 1) – SULS044 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. It’s about the LEARNING! Ready to move the learning in your classroom from static, one-and-done activities, to more dynamic learning—Dynamic Learning with G Suite?

A Framework for Meaningful Technology Integration – SULS003

Shake Up Learning

The post A Framework for Meaningful Technology Integration – SULS003 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Ready to learn how to meaningfully and practically integrate technology into your classroom?! Let’s take learning “beyond”! The Shake Up Learning Show.

20 Things You May Have Missed in 2018

Shake Up Learning

The post 20 Things You May Have Missed in 2018 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. I have put together a list of the BEST and most popular Shake Up Learning blog posts from 2018. Shake Up Learning will be five-years-old in January (gasp!), Dynamic Learning v.

How to Plan for Technology Integration – SULS005

Shake Up Learning

The post How to Plan for Technology Integration – SULS005 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Since is the last episode in my five-part series , I want you to be able to take everything you’ve learned so far and implement it in your classroom. The Shake Up Learning Show.

It’s NOT About Google (Part 2) – SULS045

Shake Up Learning

The post It’s NOT About Google (Part 2) – SULS045 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. It’s about the LEARNING! Ready to move the learning in your classroom from static, one-and-done activities, to more dynamic learning—Dynamic Learning with G Suite?

Open Badges in Elementary School

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We’ll have free resources available for downloading. Let’s say in kindergarten, the student was trying to learn Letter Sounds. Amy: Yeah, well we look at badges from kind of the seminal work of Dweck and people like Vygotsky and Piaget, in how we look at learning.

The 4 C’s: The Superfoods of Learning – SULS002

Shake Up Learning

The post The 4 C’s: The Superfoods of Learning – SULS002 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Creativity, communication, collaboration, and critical thinking are a foundational component of dynamic learning. Also please join the Shake Up Learning Book Study! [46:01]

Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides

Shake Up Learning

The post Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Be sure to download the Google Slides App for iOS or Android. Check out the sing-a-long ebook from Cantata Learning: Winter: The Coldest Season Of All. Learn when and where you want!

It’s Not About Google (Part 4) – SULS047

Shake Up Learning

The post It’s Not About Google (Part 4) – SULS047 appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Our bottom line as educators is always about the learning and doing what’s best for students. Dynamic Learning with Google (Part 3). How Will You Shake Up Learning?

Teacher Support in the Digital-Blended Classroom

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Yes, it enriches learning but at the price of too many problems, preparation required, and confusion. I l ike Felicia Zorn’s summary of how that go-nogo decision really has become ‘get with the program’ Teacher Support in the Digital-Blended Classroom.

How Great is MS Office Mix

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Because Mix uses audio and video tools to communicate ideas, students are eager to view the resulting lessons, making it a perfect addition to a blended learning program. To get started, download the add-on from the Mix website. You can find her resources at Structured Learning.

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

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Learn about the current trends in hashtag learning and the popular techniques for harvesting learning from this social network. We’ll have free resources available for downloading. A 30-second pep talk to math teachers on jumping in to Twitter for learning about math.

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How to Create Your Own “Apps” with Google Slides (FREE Template)

Shake Up Learning

The post How to Create Your Own “Apps” with Google Slides (FREE Template) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. In this guest post by Micah Shippee , you can learn How to Create Your Own “Apps” with Google Slides! Online Courses From Shake Up Learning.

Summer Magnetic Poetry (FREE Template and Tutorial)

Shake Up Learning

The post Summer Magnetic Poetry (FREE Template and Tutorial) appeared first on Shake Up Learning. This is perfect for a back-to-school activity, or even some summer professional learning with teachers! Learn when and where you want! Online Courses From Shake Up Learning.

#SmartSeries Refresh | Improving Conditions and Career: How Blended Learning Can Improve The Teaching Profession

ExcelinEd

A lot has happened in the world of digital learning since ExcelinEd’s Digital Learning Now initiative and Getting Smart released the first Smart Series paper in August 2012. Improving Conditions and Careers: How Blended Learning Can Improve The Teaching Profession.

Empower Your Students with The 4 C’s Learning Menu

Shake Up Learning

The post Empower Your Students with The 4 C’s Learning Menu appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Empower Your Students with The 4 C’s Learning Menu. YOU can empower your students with this 4 C’s learning menu! What is a Learning Menu?

Back to School with G Suite: 6 Activities for the Classroom

Shake Up Learning

The post Back to School with G Suite: 6 Activities for the Classroom appeared first on Shake Up Learning. teachers are gearing up for back to school–gathering ideas, planning lessons, and getting their classrooms ready for learning. How do you learn best?