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.

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."

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."

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. assessing differentiate instruction flipped learning learning management system mobile learning

Sites/Apps Every Teacher should try for Back to School

Technology Tidbits

Answer Pad - A fantastic Student Response System that lets educators seamlessly assess students, differentiate instruction, and turn their classroom paperless. flipped classroom, project based learning, digital storytelling, etc.)

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. assessing differentiate instruction flipped classroom mobile learning

Paperscorer

Technology Tidbits

Paperscorer is a fantastic new mobile (iOS/Android, or Chrome plug-in) app that allows educators and students to assess their learning in real-time. Once the form is complete the user can then open the app on a mobile device and take pictures of the forms.

GoClass

Technology Tidbits

GoClass is a excellent free all-in-one solution for Mobile Learning or the mobile (1:1) classroom. This is an innovative way to integrate technology into the classroom by using their free app on their mobile devices.

EDpuzzle

Technology Tidbits

EDpuzzle is the amazing learning tool that educators everywhere are using to flip their classroom, assess student learning, differentiate instruction, grade, and much much more. Finally, EDpuzzle is available as a browser plugin and free mobile app for Android and iOS.

EDpuzzle on Android

Technology Tidbits

EDpuzzle the amazing educational tool (web/mobile app) is now available for free on any Android device. This as well as their easy to use iOS app makes it easy for any teacher to flip their classroom/lesson and have students view it on any device.

EDpuzzle

Technology Tidbits

EDpuzzle is the amazing learning tool that educators everywhere are using to flip their classroom, assess student learning, differentiate instruction, and much much more. Finally, EDpuzzle is available as a browser plugin and free mobile app for Android and iOS.

EDpuzzle

Technology Tidbits

EDpuzzle is the amazing learning tool that educators everywhere are using to flip their classroom, assess student learning, differentiate instruction, grade, and much much more. Finally, EDpuzzle is available as a browser plugin and free mobile app for Android and iOS.

GoClass

Technology Tidbits

GoClass is a fantastic learning tool for the mobile classroom. This is a free site/web app that allows educators to conduct lessons on student''s mobile devices (iOS/Android), track their learning and progress, and so much more. differentiated instruction mobile learning

EDpuzzle on Android

Technology Tidbits

EDpuzzle the amazing educational tool (web/mobile app) is now available for free on any Android device. This as well as their easy to use iOS app makes it easy for any teacher to flip their classroom/lesson and have students view it on any device.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. assesing differentiate instruction learning management system mobile learning

EDpuzzle

Technology Tidbits

EDpuzzle the amazing simple to use site that educators everywhere are using to "flip" a classroom and differentiate instruction has recently release their "online" curriculum for teachers. assessing differentiate instruction Digital video flipped classroom flipped learning

EDpuzzle Curriculum

Technology Tidbits

EDpuzzle is the amazing learning tool that educators everywhere are using to flip their classroom, assess student learning, differentiate instruction, and much much more. Finally, EDpuzzle is available as a browser plugin and free mobile app for Android and iOS.

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. assesing differentiate instruction learning management system mobile learning

EDpuzzle

Technology Tidbits

EDpuzzle the amazing simple to use site that educators everywhere are using to "flip" a classroom and differentiate instruction has recently release their "online" curriculum for teachers. assessing differentiate instruction flipped classroom

Paperscorer

Technology Tidbits

Paperscorer is a fantastic new mobile (iOS/Android, or Chrome plug-in) app that allows educators and students to assess their learning in real-time. Once the form is complete the user can then open the app on a mobile device and take pictures of the forms.

Answer Pad

Technology Tidbits

The Answer Pad is a great student response system and mobile learning tool I've covered before in the past. This excellent site/app allows educators to turn their classroom paperless and do all their testing, assessing, etc. on a mobile device (i.e.

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Answer Pad

Technology Tidbits

It is an ideal tool for engaging students for any grade/subject area, and turning a classroom paperless. This is great way for classroom discussion w/ the names hidden. Students complete the first step and classroom discusses the anonymous responses.

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Answer Pad

Technology Tidbits

Answer Pad is one of the best free (per 1 teacher - 8 groups & 200 students) tools around for mobile devices. This is a easy to use graphical student response system that helps turns a classroom paperless by allowing for all testing/assessing to be done on mobile devices.

Answer Pad

Technology Tidbits

It is an ideal tool for engaging students for any grade/subject area, and turning a classroom paperless. This is great way for classroom discussion w/ the names hidden. Students complete the first step and classroom discusses the anonymous responses.

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Top 15 Sites and Apps for Flipped Learning

Technology Tidbits

A "Flipped Classroom" is a classroom that uses class time to do activities/lessons (guided by the teacher) and "homework" time (at home) for guided instruction (usually through video). Basically, it turns a classroom upside down (or on it's head) where the learning of a topic is done at home and then they applied practice or "work" is done at school. For an excellent info-graphic on what a "Flipped Classroom" is click here.

6 Ways to Add Video to Your Classroom with Animoto

EdTech4Beginners

As a teacher, you can apply for a free Animoto Classroom account , and create up to 50 free sub-accounts for students. Animoto also has a free mobile app available for iOS and Android devices if you’ve got a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) classroom.

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ExitTicket

Technology Tidbits

ExitTicket is a fantastic new student response system that allows educators assess student performance and then differentiate instruction in real-time. Also, being browser based, ExitTicket runs on any mobile device and has a educational student app. Best of all are the abundance of educational resources/videos that help educators integrate ExitTicket into the classroom. For my Pinterest board on Differentiating Instruction click here.

Brainscape

Technology Tidbits

Brainscape is an excellent free iOS app for studying any topic based on mobile flashcards. This "smart" flashcards get rated by the user and based on those ratings will differentiate instruction to help the student learn. This is great for collaborating, study groups, and for educators looking to create classroom flashcards for their students. differentiated instruction educational iOS apps flashcards

ClassCall

Technology Tidbits

Prezi, Powerpoint, etc) and then stream their presentation in real-time to a mobile device. It also has a nice feature to ask questions or "poll" an audience which allows educators to assess learning and differentiate instruction. This is also a nice way to "flip" a classroom and create webinars. differentiate instruction presentations Web 2.0

Kahoot

Technology Tidbits

Kahoot is a fantastic easy to use learning tool that can be used to Gamify a classroom. The this works is the educators creates a free account and then the students join a session via a browser based device (this is great for mobile devices). This is a great tool for differentiating instruction as educators can find which areas that specific students may need help in. blended learning differentiated instruction game based learning

36 Edtech Tools I’m Using Right Now in My Classroom and Life

The CoolCatTeacher

Here’s what I’m using all the time in my classroom right now. 36 Tools I’m Using Right Now in My Classroom and Life. She also has a Technology Jump Start Course with 8 modules to help get you comfortable with technology in the classroom.)

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60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom

TeachThought - Learn better.

60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom. Google Classroom is quietly becoming the most powerful tool in education technology. As such, it scratches the itch for many teachers in many classrooms right here, right now. 60 Smarter Ways To Use Google Classroom.

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Get Ready for the Classroom of the Future

Leadership Lounge

Bonde participated last week in the Center for Digital Education’s K-12 Technology Roundtable and articulated some compelling ideas regarding the classroom of the future. This is part 1 of a 2 part series.

EdRedi makes tablets ready for classroom use

eSchool News

New application ensures a safe instructional environment in which teachers control content and personalize learning for each student. Mobile and Handheld Technologies News Top News

GoClass

Technology Tidbits

GoClass is a excellent mobile learning solution that is redefining classrooms worldwide. This fantastic simple to use combo web tool/mobile app (Android/iOS) allows educators to create and manage student accounts, while sending them engaging lessons to complete on their mobile device.