52 Tools to Inspire Summer Learning with Photo and Video Challenges

Teacher Reboot Camp

If you have a website, blog, virtual learning site or messaging system like Remind to connect with your learners then you can motivate your students to continue the learning with photo and video challenges. Learners of all ages love taking pictures and videos, especially with their mobile devices. Often, they just need to be challenged to take a closer look, investigate their surroundings, capture their learning, and present it to others.

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20 Web Tools and Apps for Learners to Create Fun Videos

Teacher Reboot Camp

In my digital book, Learning to Go , I provide tips, resources, rubrics, and handouts to help your students storyboard their productions and create short commercials, films, trailers, broadcasts, digital stories, and public service announcements. Check out the bookmarks for several more web apps, tools, and resources to get your students learning by producing their own short videos. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers and Learning to Go.

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Learning to Learn – From Sabba Quidwai

EdTechTeacher

Tom Daccord and Justin Reich, founders of EdTechTeacher say it best, “Technology should be used in the service of learning.” She saw the ubiquity of technology use for her students and recognized that they learn differently today. This post first appeared at Inside Higher Ed.

Learning in a Digital Age: The myth and the reality

Learning with 'e's

In Learning in a Digital Age: The Myth and the Reality, I present a number of widespread beliefs about elearning, and challenge the provenance, reasoning and application of these theories. Posted by Steve Wheeler from Learning with e's. I recently gave a keynote at the eLearning 2.0

An Introduction to Screencasting in the Classroom | Featuring @TechsmithEDU

TeacherCast

Learn how educators across the country are using video to transform teaching with flipping, project-based learning, and to get more choices in how they teach.

Web Tools for Video and Audio Feedback on Essays and Projects

Teacher Reboot Camp

Providing specific feedback on a learning management system (LMS) can be time-consuming. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers and Learning to Go. For more advanced editing features and more try Camtasia for free up to 30 days.

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Flip your classroom through reverse instruction

The Electric Educator

The students downloaded them to their computers and mobile devices and watched them at home, at their convenience. Here are some of the lessons that I''ve learned: Make sure that you clearly and carefully explain the purpose of reverse instruction to students.

2012 Edublog Award Nominations

EdTechSandyK

Best Administrator Blog: The Principal of Change by George Couros Writing from his experience as Division Principal of Innovative Teaching and Learning for Parkland School Division in Alberta, Canada, George''s reflections on education, teaching, and learning are amazing resources for the education community. I appreciate George''s contributions to my learning. Not to mention software tutorials on programs such as iTunes and Camtasia.

5 Ways to Use Screencasting to Build Stronger Home-School Connections – From Avra

EdTechTeacher

Screencasts are typically short video recordings of what is taking place on the screen of a computer or mobile device. Many schools organize Parent Nights and Open Houses to share information, help parents learn about school and classroom policies and procedures, and more.