Digital Poets! Web Tools, Apps, & Lesson Ideas

Teacher Reboot Camp

create digital poetry portfolios with free web tools and apps, like Weebly , Educlipper , Blendspace , Pinterest , and Livebinders. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. “Poetry is when an emotion has found its thought and the thought has found words.” ” – Robert Frost.

Flipping Instruction for Struggling Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

Try getting your students instead to learn about the topic with podcasts , infographics ( Piktochart , Easel.ly , Visme , and Canva ), games , scavenger hunts, interactives ( ReadWriteThink ), tutorials or how to manuals ( Howtoons ), simulations, case studies, digital scrapbooks , mindmaps ( Mind42 , Wiki Mindmap ), virtual trips , interactive timelines ( Timetoast , MyHistro ), ezines ( Issuu ), or curated boards (Pinterest board, Educlipper board, or Blendspace).

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STEAM It Up for Struggling Students! 15+ Resources

Teacher Reboot Camp

Teach with poster tools and infographics like- Buncee, Canva, Tackk, Thinglink, Blendspace, and Piktochart. Make it mobile! ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital and mobile activities for any device with handouts. Recently added to the Survival Tips for Teachers ! “It isn’t that they cannot see the solution. It is that they cannot see the problem.” ” – GK Chesterton.

Part 1: Forty Educational Websites For Your Summer 2015 Toolkit

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Blendspace. Mobile app for Apple and Android. Welcome to a post and the summer of 2015… at least in the USA. I have a real treat for you in the coming weeks. I will be sharing some of those websites I feel should be in every teacher’s toolbox! I have forty… maybe more… and I am sending out ten new ones in each post. Remember I am picking these from thousands and I am trying to find those sites that are up and coming and might just be the next big edtech hit.

Flipping Instruction for Struggling Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

Try getting your students instead to learn about the topic with podcasts , infographics ( Piktochart , Easel.ly , Visme , and Canva ), games , scavenger hunts, interactives ( ReadWriteThink ), tutorials or how to manuals ( Howtoons ), simulations, case studies, digital scrapbooks , mindmaps ( Mind42 , Wiki Mindmap ), virtual trips , interactive timelines ( Timetoast , MyHistro ), ezines ( Issuu ), or curated boards (Pinterest board, Educlipper board, or Blendspace).

Let’s Present! 21+ Digital Poster Tools & Tips

Teacher Reboot Camp

If you are creating digital posters with a tablet or mobile device then try these free apps- Canva (iPad), Buncee Pro (iPad), Thinglink (iOS & Android), Pic-Collage (iOS & Android), Tackk (use on any tablet through the browser), Glogster (iPad), and Grafio (iOS). Your students can also curate their research into digital boards with free tools like Educlipper , Blendspace , Pinterest , and Livebinders. Recently added to the Survival Tips for Teachers !

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Putting Technology At The Center Of Learning

TeachThought - Learn better.

Schools generally have ICT labs, and possibly a mobile trolley of laptops. The exciting cooperative learning opportunities offered by platforms like Blendspace , Pear Deck, Socrative , Nearpod , Padlet , and Verso most definitely promote s an independent approach to learning, as students learn that knowledge is constantly in flux, and that their responses can and shoul d be tested against their peers’ , as learning naturally has always been.

Common Sense Education Resources from ISTE 2015

Graphite Blog

Teach third- through fifth-graders the basics of digital safety, respect, and community with Digital Passport, an online/mobile game with teacher dashboard and wrap-around activities. Learn use cases for three tools: Blendspace; Socrative; and GoFormative. . What a trip! The Common Sense Education team just returned from a fabulous four days at the ISTE Conference in Philadelphia.

Spruce Up Your Centers with Technology

Learning in Hand

Recording into Vocaroo doesn’t work on mobile devices, but just about any mobile device can play back a Vocaroo recording. This website works on desktop and mobile web browsers. One handy way to collect weblinks onto one page is by making a Blendspace. ThingLink is also available as a mobile app. On mobile devices, you can keep it simple by having students record a selfie video using a mobile device’s built-in camera app.

Favorite Tech Tools For Social Studies Classes

MindShift

The desktop or mobile app helps keep track of websites students are often using, displaying them as an easy-click icon. Langenhorst uses Blendspace to help teachers find and keep track of their resources. Blendspace allows them to save sites to one location and access them all. Educators are looking for ways to help students participate in a digital world, but the choices for digital engagement in the classroom can be overwhelming.

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Investigating Authentic Questions

Learning in Hand

When it comes to gathering, organizing, and sharing digital resources, we have lots of options: Blendspace : Share web links as large tiles. Evernote is available online and as a mobile app. OneNote from Microsoft is also available online and as a mobile app. Students are hungry for learning that matters. Project based learning has students involved in explaining their answers to real-life questions or challenges.

2015 Global Education Conference - Day Three!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Wednesday, November 18th, is day three of the sixth annual Global Education Conference. We've had two great days of sessions and keynotes, and the recordings of any sessions that have taken place are accessible on the conference recordings page. Thomas Petra ‏ @ RealWorldMath 6h 6 hours ago Day 2 of the Global Educ Conference. Lots of good topics It's free, online, and you don't need to travel to attend. globaled15 # edchat The list of Wednesday's sessions, in US-Eastern Standard Time, is below.

The 2015 Global Education Conference Starts Today - All Online - Full Session Listing - Join Us!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Kae Novak, Instructional Designer / Farah Bennani, Chris Luchs, Sherry Jones Social Networking Homes to Green with Love / Sajimol Sajeev, Dance Teacher Students Investigate Culture Through Ethnography and Mobile Devices / Harry G Tuttle, Ed. Bienvenue! Welcome! Willkommen! Benvenuto! Seja bem-vindo(a)! Bienvenido!