Why teachers should consider differentiated instruction

Neo LMS

While it’s definitely easier to treat students the same in the classroom — after all, there is but one teacher to 30 students (more or less) — the best teachers are those who understand that students are not the same. The concept of differentiated instruction is nothing new.

iPads to Differentiate Instruction in Early Elementary Education

The CoolCatTeacher

Emily Lynch talks about how to use iPads in the classroom to differentiate instruction. Today as our ongoing spotlight this week on K-2 education, we focus on iPads with younger students and differentiating instruction with them.

Differentiating Instruction with Technology

EdTechTeacher

As educators, we innately know that our students bring different learner profiles to our classrooms. Differentiated instruction is a method by which we can tackle this challenge and find new ways to help our students.

FREE WEBINAR: Differentiating Instruction with Technology

The CoolCatTeacher

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The Challenge of Differentiated Instruction

Ascend Math

I was recently asked for a good source on differentiated instruction. My concern with differentiated instruction has always been classroom management, simply put one teacher trying to see to the needs of numerous students.

Flipped Learning Meets Differentiated Instruction

Gaggle Speaks

The result is a magical combination of differentiated instruction and flipped learning. Differentiated Instruction. The notion of differentiated learning suggests that students receive the type of assignments relevant to their learning styles.

How Differentiating Instruction Helps Students Connect to Learning

Edsurge

I pay close attention to classroom solutions that can meet these students exactly where they are. I pay close attention to classroom solutions that can meet these students exactly where they are. Making the Connection to Learning Through Differentiation Connecting this way requires teachers to differentiate instruction—recognizing their students’ individuality and then planning learning experiences with the range of student needs, interests, styles, and preferences in mind.

5 Google Apps that Help Teachers Differentiate Instruction

EdTech Magazine

By Ben Dykhouse Learning technology coach Ben Dykhouse shares the apps that help all of his students achieve more in the classroom. Classroom

Using Your LMS to Support Differentiated Instruction

Gaggle Speaks

Today’s classroom is filled with learners with different skill sets , requiring varying levels of attention. But differentiated instruction isn’t always the simplest plan to implement. There is no way to implement differentiated instruction without some form of assessment.

15 Sites for Differentiated Instruction

Technology Tidbits

"Differentiated instruction and assessment (also known as differentiated learning or, in education , simply, differentiation ) is a framework or philosophy for effective teaching that involves providing students with different avenues to acquiring content; to processing, constructing, or making sense of ideas ; and to developing teaching materials and assessment measures so that all students within a classroom can learn effectively, regardless of differences in ability."

Convert PDFs to Google Docs to Differentiate Instructional Materials – From Brenda Doucette

EdTechTeacher

PDFs are just not editable in most situations, and this was an issue when it came to modifying and differentiating documents. Google & Web Tools in the Student-Centered Classroom. Differentiating with Technology. The Chromebook Classroom.

Using Technology to Differentiate Instruction

iLearn Technology

One of the major benefits of using technology in the classroom is the ability to differentiate instruction to meet the needs of every student in every lesson. |Kelly Tenkely|.

The Key to Differentiating Instruction - Develop Student Experts

The Innovative Educator

When you enter Dr. Lou Lahana's Tech Cafe at PS/MS 188, you aren't entering a classroom with a teacher preparing students for the future. The Key to Differentiation Dr. Lahana's key to differentiation is the students.

Differentiating Instruction in the Math Standards: Self-Directed Pathways for All Learners

Battelle for Kids

The need to educate students so they achieve lifelong learning and academic success in a global community has changed the way teaching is approached in classrooms across the United States. Where instruction once was more passive for students, 21st Century Skills, habits, and attitudes require students to not only become active learners, but to also advocate and self-direct their own learning. What will the instruction look like in the classroom so that standards are addressed?

MobyMax: Tablet + help differentiating instruction

iLearn Technology

One of the things that I really appreciate about MobyMax is the mix of direct instruction and the ability for students to discover learning on their own through discovery-based instruction. As a teacher, the continuous progress monitoring makes formative instruction that much easier.

15 Sites for Differentiated Instruction

Technology Tidbits

"Differentiated instruction and assessment (also known as differentiated learning or, in education , simply, differentiation ) is a framework or philosophy for effective teaching that involves providing students with different avenues to acquiring content; to processing, constructing, or making sense of ideas ; and to developing teaching materials and assessment measures so that all students within a classroom can learn effectively, regardless of differences in ability."

The Open Classroom: A Perspective on Differentiated Instruction

Leadership Lounge

We have seen this development accelerate over the past decade with virtual labs, learning collaboration tools and a differentiated curriculum tailored to the student and course requirements. I did my student teaching in a multi-age middle school Open Classroom.

100+ Tools for differentiating instruction through social media

FETC Converge

Imagine a world where resources were limited to what was found in the classroom or the school closet known as the “Curriculum Materials Room.” Uncategorized classroom tools education technology learning tools social media tools technology tools” Picture a world where students wrote letters with pen and paper to communicate with other students and adults outside of the building.

How Technology Unlocks Personalized Learning

Where Learning Clicks

In a geometry classroom in Northern California, Theek, a Laotian newcomer, has no problem applying abstract mathematical concepts to a real-world architecture assignment, but struggles with decoding the English language.

Differentiate and Personalize Literacy Instruction for Your Elementary Classroom!

Kleinspiration

Adaptive, Personalized Learning for Literacy Instruction in Blended Learning Environments What Is Lexia Core5 ? Lexia Reading Core5 is an online literacy program developed with an instructional model and scope and sequence based on research published in numerous peer reviewed journals.

3 Ways to Differentiate Learning in the Classroom with HyperDocs

EdTechTeacher

HyperDocs or “HyperLearning” as I prefer to call it, involves a well-crafted digital lesson for student use which engages them in inquiry-based learning and can differentiate learning in the classroom. Differentiating content can be based on student interests, preferences, or readiness.

Giving students a V.O.I.C.E. in your classroom

Neo LMS

in your classroom. Matt Oberecker considers that instruction should revolve around five essential aspects to ensure its success, which create the acronym V.O.I.C.E. Read more: Why teachers should consider differentiated instruction. Look around you!

Top Tips to Create an Organized, Blended Learning Space for Students!

Kleinspiration

Webinar Description: Wouldn't it be nice to have an extra set of hands in the classroom to work with students while you worked with a small group?

Edpuzzle

Technology Tidbits

Teacher are using Edpuzzle to flip their classroom, assess student's learning, and easily differentiate instruction by assigning videos and then adding questions to gauge student's understanding. assessing differentiate instruction Digital video flipped classroom

Edulastic

Technology Tidbits

Edulastic is an innovative online assessment platform that makes it easy for teachers to assess students and differentiate instruction in real-time. assessing differentiate instruction

Kialo Edu

Technology Tidbits

Kialo Edu is an excellent learning tool designed to facilitate classroom discussion and ignite critical thinking while providing platform for educators to make it easy to gauge student understanding and differentiate instruction.

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3 Ways to Differentiate Learning in the Classroom with Google Docs

EdTechTeacher

HyperDocs or “HyperLearning” as I prefer to call it, involves a well-crafted digital lesson for student use which engages them in inquiry-based learning and can differentiate learning in the classroom. Differentiating content can be based on student interests, preferences, or readiness.

Loop

Technology Tidbits

The way this works is by educators creating an online classroom and then posting questions for students to answer. This is a great way for educators to assess student learning and even differentiate instruction. assessing differentiate instruction student response system

Stick Pick

Technology Tidbits

Stick Pick is a nice iOS app that replaces the "old" popsicle sticks on a teacher's desk by helping teachers guide classroom instruction in a nice convenient way. differentiate instruction educational apps esl

EDpuzzle

Technology Tidbits

Teacher are using Edpuzzle to flip their classroom, assess student's learning, and easily differentiate instruction by assigning videos and then adding questions to gauge student's understanding. assessing differentiate instruction flipped classroom project based learning

Parlay

Technology Tidbits

Parlay is a very innovative online tool that educators are using to take classroom discussions to the next level. Also, Parlay is great for assessing students making it easy to differentiate instruction and for "blended" learning.

6 Conferences In 5 Days at #SDEevents for Educators This Summer in Vegas!

Kleinspiration

Over the past year, I''ve enjoyed being a consultant with SDE and traveling the country to connect with classroom teachers. I''m leading 12 sessions over three days for the following conferences: Power Up , Differentiated Instruction , and I Teach 1st. group instruction.

Setting Up Digital Workstations

Kleinspiration

Try utilizing existing tools in your classroom to set up digital workstations that allow for differentiation, collaboration, choice, and active engagement. If you only have one iPad, you can use EduCreations to internally flip your classroom for a specific station/content area.

Hippo Video

Technology Tidbits

Educators are using Hippo to create explainer videos (screencasts), flip a lesson or classroom, assess student's understanding, and even differentiate instruction. differentiate instruction Digital video flipped classroom

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Formative

Technology Tidbits

Formative is a great standards-aligned way to go paperless in your classroom for all your assessments. assessing differentiate instructionYou can easily and quickly transform your current files onto Formative and start getting live results from students.