Online Mentoring via Edmodo & Google

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Using Edmodo for the virtual classroom space, teachers and students connected from 1,972 miles away. Joz connected with students on Edmodo and worked with them on collaborative Google Docs. Joz and I communicated via Edmodo, Gmail and Google Hangouts.

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QR Codes in the Math Classroom

A Principal's Reflections

Image credit: [link] Mrs. Chellani has been a pioneer in flipping her classes at New Milford High School where her tools of choice have been Adobe Captivate and Edmodo. educational technology Flipped Classroom Kanchan Chellani Mathematics QR Codes

The Best Interactive Web Tools for Educators

Edudemic

Tools best tools collaboration differentiated learning edmodo evernote flipped classroom Google Docs resources TEDEd Web 2.0 Most of us are working at full capacity, and keeping up with technology can feel like one more chore on the to-do list. Still, learning your way around a few of the best Web tools is worth your time. Innovative teachers are frequently using intuitive programs and websites that are easy to learn. These web […].

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Flipping Instruction for Struggling Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

“The “Flipped Classroom” starts with one question: what is the best use of my face-to-face class time?” We can flip the traditional model of instruction to help support all our students! When our students come back to the classroom, they will have the foundational knowledge to add to discussions or complete activities. To discover the history of Flipped Classrooms, see this infographic. Flipped Learning , by shellyterrell.

Learning Math Should be Fun and Engaging

A Principal's Reflections

To engage students in her classroom, Mrs. Chellani has utilized a variety of tools to help her develop an interactive, student-centered learning environment. Since the “flipped” approach to instruction is proving to be a key asset in modern education, one of Mrs. Chellani’s recent initiatives has been to provide students with a means to learn independently utilizing digital content.

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Why I like Edmodo

Connecting 2 the World

We don''t have technical support for Edmodo, but we now have minimal support for the LMS as more people are encouraged to use it but the number of support positions have stayed the same (3 dedicated positions for a university of 10,000 students). So what do I like about Edmodo? Now, I can reset passwords (edmodo allows the instructor to do that), check student status and what they have uploaded or not, and create/modify groups.

Autonomy Breeds Change

A Principal's Reflections

Below is a sample from some of the portfolios: Math teacher Kanchan Chellani has been using her PGP time to create engaging learning activities with Adobe Captivate to flip her classroom.

How to go Paperless in Your Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

Every Earth Day, someone in your school, maybe the parent group, raises the question of WHY NOT a paperless classroom? To kickstart your paperless digital classroom requires a modicum of preparation. Classroom activities should be handled the same.

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Flipping Instruction for Struggling Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

“The “Flipped Classroom” starts with one question: what is the best use of my face-to-face class time?” We can flip the traditional model of instruction to help support all our students! When our students come back to the classroom, they will have the foundational knowledge to add to discussions or complete activities. To discover the history of Flipped Classrooms, see this infographic. Flipped Learning , by shellyterrell.

Flipping Instruction in a Captivating Fashion

A Principal's Reflections

To engage students in her classroom, she has developed an interactive, student-centered learning environment. Adobe Flipped Classroom Innovation student-centered learning Kanchan Chellani, one of our math teachers here at NMHS, is very enthusiastic and creative.

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3 Ways to Embrace Change This Year

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Adopt an Online Learning Platform Make the most of a blended learning environment by extending the walls of your classroom tp help students come to class excited and prepared to learn. Wikispaces Wikispaces is a simple yet efficient online tool for the 24/7 classroom.

Help with new technology trends for 2013/14

Connecting 2 the World

Last summer I worked with edmodo and mendeley. I ended up using Edmodo, but not really catching on to mendeley (nor did my students as it was a bit limited in collaborative work, we found). This Spring, I was given an ipod to use as part of a "flipped classroom" project, along with clickers. video data visualization cmc educational technology mobile technology new communication technologies visual thinking flipped classroom

Flipping the classroom together—from 3,000 miles away

eSchool News

How two teachers overcome the challenges of flipping their classrooms and co-planning lessons across states. Who says you can only use the flipped teaching method in your own class or with other teachers in your school or district? Flipping is a lot of work,” Morris admitted.

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3 Organizational Apps to Start the School Year

Ask a Tech Teacher

When looking for an app to curate classroom reading, consider these requirements: works well with your current LMS. Today’s classroom requires teachers build how-to videos that are used on class websites, in flipped classrooms, and for professional development.

Go Paperless for Earth Day

Ask a Tech Teacher

Someone in your school, maybe the parent group, will raise the question of WHY NOT a paperless classroom? To kickstart your paperless digital classroom requires a modicum of preparation. Classroom activities should be handled the same. Earth Day is April 22nd.

Summer Leads

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Here''s some things shared by my alumni buddy, Christina Seigel: [link] The Flipped Classroom Network. link] A survey on flipping classrooms [link] An unconference for teachers-- looks interesting! I''ll be poking around on Edmodo all summer, so make sure you look for Mrs. Kate Baker from Southern Regional High School

Flipping Out For Professional Learning

The Web20Classroom

What if we adopted the model of the flipped classroom and applied it to meetings and Professional Development? Flipping PD and faculty meetings is essentially the same as flipping the classroom, but with adults. I am not a big fan of flipping the classroom.

Screencasting: Pick the Right Tool for the Job

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

Screencasting is an integral part of my flipped classroom as I can record videos for a variety of purposes that include (but certainly not limited to) i nforming parents and students about class expectations , providing answer key videos , documenting directions and the steps of a project , and informing support staff of technical glitches. Videos are uploaded to YouTube and later pulled into Edpuzzle , Actively Learn , or posted in Edmodo and Google Classroom.

The Students are Coming!

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

As a way to BUILD the classroom climate, students will be given as their syllabus/class expectations a blank white piece of paper. Creating a flipped-mastery unit for the mandatory SAT vocab words the entire district is using. BYOD BYOT edtech flipclass flipped teaching

Learning Revolution - Week's Free Events - Reinventing the Classroom - Library 2.014 - The Real 1:1 - Reclaim Learning

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Updates Partner Spotlight Calendar of Events Deadlines Highlighted Recordings NMC Navigator Top Ten Conversations Submit a Video or Quote Kudos Updates Reinventing the Classroom. Ever since I started Classroom 2.0 I''ve looked forward to holding an event specifically about Ed Tech in the classroom. we''re pleased to announce and issue the call for proposals for Reinventing the Classroom. Classroom 2.0 Classroom 2.0 One of our very favorite Classroom 2.0

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Global Collaboration Day Has Arrived (It's Thursday in New Zealand!)

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Over the next two of days, students, classrooms, teachers, administrators, parents and organizations will be either attending and/or hosting events online that are designed to showcase and promote global collaboration.

What Technology Does What: An #edtech Chart For Teachers

TeachThought - Learn better.

This is what we hope will be an ongoing collection of the most effective ways to use technology in the classroom. Geddit , twitter backchannel discussion, Nearpod , Classroom Response Systems (clickers). Any moderately modern smartphone, Flip Cameras, etc.; Edmodo.

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YouToo can be a Movie Producer on YouTube

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

I''ve been wanting to test out the new features, so I used an existing PPT and quickly created something that I can immediately use in my classroom. I can see using these features to create customized and (somewhat) interactive videos for regular and flipped classrooms.

The Emperor's New Clothes, a Sheep in Wolf's Clothing? Mixing Metaphors for Flipping Instruction

Baker's B.Y.O.D.

So, I''m very intrigued by the flipped classroom concept, but I have a sense of deja vu. Is the flipped classroom model one such tool? Especially for traditional teacher-centered classes flipping can enhance the classroom experience. Flipping seems akin to independent study and just another version of student-centered learning. Is flipping a sheep in wolf''s clothes? Will flipping have longevity? And do I need to flip?

Top 40 Web 2.0 Sites w/ Educational Portal

Technology Tidbits

Guided Instruction, Blended/Flipped Learning, etc.) ClassDojo - Widely used in classrooms throughout the world ClassDojo is an excellent free site/app that allows educators to manage student behavior and notify parents via the computer or mobile devices.

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The Free and Online 2014 School Leadership Summit Starts Wednesday! (Full Session List)

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Yildiz, Teacher Educator 2:00pm Edmodo – An Asynchronous Métier - Ms. Manager of Professional Development Retention via Virtual Classroom Enhancement - Nancy A.