MC Assessment = Meta Cognitive Assessment

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Socrative is my choice for BYOD-esque assessments in class. Don''t just be a robot following commands. assessment assignments BYOD BYOT common core cross-curricular edmodo flipclass flipped flipping literature paperless PBL project based learning Reading writing To be a progressive teacher, you find and do what works. Period. The students should be stakeholders in their education and have accountability, responsibility, and be actively engaged in and out of the classroom.

Overcoming 3 challenges of introducing blended learning in the classroom


BYOD programs are one solution, but it is not always viable since there are students who come from different social backgrounds, some without having their basic needs covered, like food, shelter, clothing. Read more: Debunking 3 myths about BYOD in the classroom. There are schools which, with the use of a robot device , bring the class closer to students, who for whatever reasons cannot attend classes.


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I have a confession.

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Don''t just be a robot following commands. I have a horrible confession to make. I''m totally ashamed. As a HS English teacher, this is really bad. really really bad. Totally horrible. and i''m not using hyperbole. I can''t efficiently and effectively grade my students'' writing by myself. those long labor intensive essays and research papers. yup, those, I can''t grade them. I''m horrible at it.

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Innovative practice

Learning with 'e's

Elsewhere in the school, 3D Printers were being used to produce some fascinating objects and robots that could negotiate their way around barriers were being designed. 3D printing Arduino BYOD education iPad learning maker culture Makey Makey Minecraft quadblogging Stephen Lethbridge Taupaki School Technology YouTube I love to visit innovative schools to talk to children and teachers about how they use technology, and Taupaki School fits that description.

169 Tech Tip #127: 12 Tips on Hard-to-teach Classes

Ask a Tech Teacher

Here are twelve ideas: Teach programming with Scratch, Alice, robotics, and Minecraft. Consider a BYOD approach in your classes so students can use the devices they have easy access to and are comfortable with (if your school IT folks and infrastructure support this approach).

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What’s your opportunity?

Kyle Pace

Schools and districts are going 1:1 (or BYOD), we’re creating makerspaces, and offering new courses on things like programming or robotics. We’re at the start of another school year. The beginning of a new school year is an exciting time. New faces, new initiatives, and just a lot of new in general. It’s an exciting time in education; if we make it so. It’s also a very difficult time to be in education right now.


#7: More than 40 new things we saw at ISTE 2018

eSchool News

The base has a universal device slot that fits almost any iOS device, including iPad Pro 12.9”, making it convenient for BYOD classrooms. Intelitek ‘s CoderZ is a web-based learning environment program where students code virtual 3D robots. [ Editor’s note: This story, originally published on June 29th of this year, was our #7 most popular story of the year. Happy holidays, and thank you for tuning into our 2018 countdown!].


Learning About Digital Equity from Students

Then…there was the realization that our wifi access needed a major boost on every campus because as a district that fully supports BYOD, making sure that every person could connect at least one device should be a priority. Today, I talked to two young men on our robotics team. On our robotics team, he decided to program because he wanted to learn more about computer languages.

15 Tools for Self Paced Learning

Technology Tidbits

Finally, Self-paced learning is becoming more and more prevalent in schools w/ the integration of BYOD (bring your own device) or mobile learning. "Self-paced instruction or learning is any kind of instruction that proceeds based on learner response.

Discovering the “Ultimate Classroom”: A Student Led Project Based Learning Inquiry


While some studied robotics and social media, others dived into different learning disabilities and schools around the world. There are groups introducing fidget corners, independent corners, BYOD, Chromebook care, slime as a type of fidget, and a surprise book corner to classes around our school. At the beginning of this school year, I joined EdTechTeam’s Teacher Leader Cohort.


Top 10 Tools for Self-Paced Learning

Technology Tidbits

Finally, Self-paced learning is becoming more and more prevalent in schools w/ the integration of BYOD (bring your own device) or mobile learning. One of the most popular sites around for self-paced learning where students can watch animated movies w/ the robot Moby then answer questions regarding the subject. "Self-paced instruction or learning is any kind of instruction that proceeds based on learner response.




BARCO WICS-2100 ( WWW.BARCO.COM ) wePresent’s WiCS-2100 is a simple to use wireless presentation collaboration solution that allows presentation, interaction, and collaboration between users with any BYOD device. Judges liked the moderation and control features, the Chromecast and AirPlay integration, and the BYOD functionality. The robot features facial, gesture and voice recognition and activation, speech-to-text functionality, and a built-in 1080i 8-Megapixel camera.

Epson Now Shipping PowerLite L-Series Laser Projectors


To support BYOD classrooms, the projectors provide enhanced wireless display technology, allowing teachers to connect the projector to up to 50 Chromebooks, PCs and Mac® computers, and iOS and Android devices. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, watches and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.

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5 Digital Tools (& tips) to Help New School Leaders – Guest Post From Courtney Pepe


Sphero Challenges that were provided to me by other teachers who had their students use their coding skills to make Sphero the robot to do the hokey pokey as well as navigate an obstacle course. When you land your first administrative job, you may be in a school with iPads, Chromebooks, or BYOD. This guest post from Courtney Pepe ( @iPadQueen2012 ) first appeared on Daily Genius.

What’s New: New Tools for Schools


The end-to-end network edge solution provides schools with an extra layer of security to keep student information safe, easier management of IoT devices and high-performance connectivity to support BYOD, 1-1 computing and emerging styles of learning. KinderLab Robotics ( ) announced Free Throw , a throwing-arm attachment that lets the KIBO robot toss ping pong-sized balls. Software & Online 3DBEAR AR INNOVATOR PROGRAM (

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30 Examples Of Disruptions In The Classroom

TeachThought - Learn better.

District-level BYOD programs. Robotics in the classroom. 30 Examples Of Disruptions In The Classroom. by Terry Heick. This post is actually intended to supplement the “Cycle of Learning Innovation” model that will be publishing tomorrow (7.7.2015), which means this is less about analysis and context and more about the examples. First, some quick clarification so that we have a common language.

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The Learning Revolution Has Begun

The Top 7 Technology Trends Dominating 2014 5 Ways to Help Your Students Become Better Questioners Five Smart Habits to Develop for Back to School This Guy Just Built a Mind-Controlled Robot Shortchanged: The Hidden Costs of Lockstep Teacher Pay Use BYOD strategies to prepare for BYOA Adult Education: Finally Hip to the Game Why Students Prefer to Learn From a Machine Top ed-tech stories to watch: Maker movement makes waves Conversations Classroom 2.0

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The Learning Revolution Has Begun

How Technology Is Helping Students Take Ownership Of Their Work New vision-correcting display shows promise Let''s Build Something Together-Maker Spaces and 20% Time A Quick Reminder That Technology Can Be Wonderful Telepresence robots make it possible for people with disabilities to visit museums. The Learning Revolution Weekly Update August 5th, 2014 One of the reasons people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure. John W.

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