How to Differentiate Instruction in Elementary Math

Cool Cat Teacher

Dr. Carol Ann Tomlinson, an expert on the topic, gives an overview of how to differentiate math instruction with younger students. . The free differentiation tool to help students level up and learn. Resources on Differentiating Math Instruction Mentioned in the Show.

Robotics isn’t scary! 4 benefits of working with robots

eSchool News

Robotics is attracting more student interest, and there’s a reason–when students can make real-world connections between what they learn in the classroom and exciting careers, their engagement and achievement often improve. In that role, she frequently incorporates personalized learning and differentiated instruction. Related Content: eSchool News Robotics Guide. The eSchool News Robotics Guide is here!

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

Ask a Tech Teacher

In these 169 tech-centric situations, you get an overview of pedagogy—the tech topics most important to your teaching—as well as practical strategies to address most classroom tech situations, how to scaffold these to learning, and where they provide the subtext to daily tech-infused education. Category: Differentiation. Sub-category: Teaching, Classroom management, Pedagogy. Here are twelve ideas: Teach programming with Scratch, Alice, robotics, and Minecraft.

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30+ new tools and services we saw at ISTE 2019

eSchool News

Coding and robotics (check out our ISTE 2019 robotics round-up), social and emotional learning, and building employability skills were at the top of the many trends and focus areas highlighted during the conference. Achieve3000 , provider of differentiated instruction, released details about its forthcoming collection of original, differentiated fiction. As with Age of Learning’s ABCmouse, ReadingIQ is available at no cost to teachers for classroom use.

Bringing Equity to STEM Education

Discovery Education

This work includes helping every learner develop problem-solving and decision-making skills with real-world applications outside the classroom. Take your instruction to the next level in an hour or less with these resources: (Re)Defining STEM : Learn how to view STEM education with an updated lens, understand the principles for effective STEM teaching and learning, and come away with concrete strategies and activities that can transform student learning no matter the discipline.

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TEACHER VOICE: As the pandemic rages, more students are struggling with trauma

The Hechinger Report

I teach art via a program called Teaching for Artistic Behavior, which values student choice and agency and aligns perfectly with trauma-informed instruction. The pandemic makes this an even more critical time to prioritize trauma-informed instruction.

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30 Sites & Apps for Learning to Program or Code

techlearning

In today's classroom STEM is a vital topic covered universally. Learn Coding, Robot Maintenance with Cozmo ] *This list is in alphabetical order. This is done by dragging and dropping code to make your robot dance. Codecademy - A interactive site that helps students learn how to program in Javascript, PHP, Ruby, or Python by step-by-step instructions. This is ideal for assessing students and differentiating instruction.

15 Tools for Self Paced Learning

Technology Tidbits

"Self-paced instruction or learning is any kind of instruction that proceeds based on learner response. Self-paced instruction is constructed in such a way that the learner proceeds from one topic or segment to the next at their own speed.

When Students Drive Learning, They Can Do So Much More

Edsurge

And a small cluster of boys needed extra space in their day to work on robotics and coding projects, on top of their computer science and physics work. To me, being able to provide 100 percent individualized instruction that was truly dynamic for student needs within our high school program, without any additional money, facilities or special hours seems like a natural evolution. My role in the classroom has evolved dramatically. The industrial model of education is failing.

What?s New: New Tools for Schools

techlearning

Achieve3000 will apply its online differentiated instruction to the content, helping students to digest critical material so they can read, discuss, and debate core U.S. The alignment of this popular series of digital professional learning resources to McREL’s model helps educators choose the appropriate classroom tactics for aiding the acquisition and recall of information. Bubble Bot features a bubble-blowing robot or a Fan of Fortune, a prediction game.

Top 10 Tools for Self-Paced Learning

Technology Tidbits

"Self-paced instruction or learning is any kind of instruction that proceeds based on learner response. Self-paced instruction is constructed in such a way that the learner proceeds from one topic or segment to the next at their own speed. This type of instruction is becoming increasingly popular as the education world shifts from the classroom to the internet ( Wikipedia )."

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Lexia PowerUp Literacy Wins Tech & Learning“Best of Show”Award at ISTE 2018

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A panel of professional users and editors selected the products having the most impact in the classroom and the greatest potential to be game changers in education technology as the winners. They then met in person to decide which technologies will have the most impact in the classroom and deserved to be named Best of Show. – Lexia Learning today announced that its online literacy program Lexia PowerUp Literacy (PowerUp) received Tech & Learning’s 2018 ISTE Best of Show award.

30 Sites/Apps for Learning how to Program or Code

Technology Tidbits

In today's classroom STEM is a vital topic covered universally. This is done by dragging and dropping code to make your robot dance. Codecademy - A interactive site that helps students learn how to program in Javascript, PHP, Ruby, or Python by step by step instructions. This is ideal for assessing students and differentiating instruction. Gamefroot - Is an excellent resource for teachers looking to learn how to code or teach it in their classroom.

40 Sites/Apps to Learn how to Program or Code

Technology Tidbits

In today's classroom STEM is a vital topic covered universally. This is done by dragging and dropping code to make your robot dance. Codecademy - A interactive site that helps students learn how to program in Javascript, PHP, Ruby, or Python by step by step instructions. This is ideal for assessing students and differentiating instruction. Gamefroot - Is an excellent resource for teachers looking to learn how to code or teach it in their classroom.

2016 Global Education Conference - Final Day!

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

IMPORTANT NOTES: Simple instructions on joining the conference for newcomers: [link]. Sanny Zuiderveld, co-founder Global Classrooms - Teresa Kramarz, Assistant Professor Middle School General Music.A Wednesday, November 16th, is the final day of our the seventh annual Global Education Conference. It's been an amazing conference, hope you can join us for some of the final keynotes or sessions!

Top 100 Sites/Apps for Game Based Learning

Technology Tidbits

The resources below will vary from drill and practice to all out epic adventures in 3D virtual worlds, to help Gamify a classroom. DimensionU - An amazing site for educational games 3D games for Math and Literacy aligned to Common Core Standards. ** Door 24 - A fantastic iPad that has students working different Math/Algebra problems to help a robot fix his circuits and uncover the mystery behind Door 24. Teach w/ Portals - Gamify your classroom w/ the award winning PC game Portal 2.

Learning Revolution Free Events - Future of Museums Conference Announcement - #EdTechMonth Events Today and Thursday - The Fallacy of Linearity

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

You’ll leave this webinar armed with tools to optimize your BrainPOP subscription in the classroom. Saturday, May 17th at 12pm CR20 LIVE Weekly Show - Aaron Maurer Featured Teacher , Classroom 2.0 Tuesday, May 20th at 3:30pm #EdTechMonth: Learn About Differentiated Instruction and UDL; Personalize Your PD , Explore ways to use differentiated instruction and UDL principles to personalize your professional development. Classroom 2.0

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