How to Create Powerful Student ePortfolios with Google Sites

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Seesaw: The ultimate ePortfolio for every classroom!

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How to integrate Seesaw into the classroom: We’ve long used Evernote as our eportfolio of choice , because it was a simple (enough) entry point and gave students enough flexibility to show what they were working on.

Back to School with ThingLink ePortfolios

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

As a longtime educator and instructional tech coach, I have embraced ePortfolios as a valuable tool for documenting learning over time, self-reflection, goal-setting and growth. ePortfolios are powerful tools for authentic assessment.

Open School ePortfolio for Authentic Assessment

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

An ePortfolio is a collection of student work that is used to document effort, progress, and achievement over time. ePortfolios are powerful tools for authentic assessment because they require teachers and students to dig deeper than a multiple choice test. Try Open School ePortfolio.

How we built an ePortfolio platform for our district

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As technology increasingly sweeps through classrooms, it is crucial that educators capitalize on digital tools that will allow them to effectively engage students and set those students up for future success.

11 Essentials for Excellent ePortfolios

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Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher Classroom Technology An electronic portfolio can helping students reflect on their learning, organize and share their products, and maintain a record of their accomplishments for the future

Chrome Can: Podcasting in the Classroom

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This is a fantastic way to learn and is one way for teachers to use podcasts in the classroom. Synth enables teachers and students to easily create an environment where classroom discussions can go further using their online conversational podcasts. What is a podcast?

Using Technology to Extend Speaking Practice in a Language Classroom.

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Often, in a language classroom, students have ample time to do all of these, but at home, work is usually focused on the reading and writing aspect of the language. Imagine being able to create an online environment that enables the practice of both listening and speaking while at home, away from the classroom! Android BYOD Chrome Can Chromebooks ePortfolios Innovation My Thoughts UncategorizedLearning a foreign language is not an easy task.

AP Jeopardy Review – Let’s #ePortfolio That: Using @PearDeck, @Wacom Tablets, and @msOneNote #edchat

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It’s definitely a huge inspiration behind my flipped classroom. But when they are working such complex equations, there’s really a limit to how much I can see when I’m trying to get around the entire classroom. . I think this activity is a perfect addition to my student’s ePortfolio, as the reflection piece was built right into the assignment.

PDF FlipBook on a Chromebook.

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It is a great addition to your classroom Chromebooks or your student owned Chromebooks. This app could be used to view student-created ePortfolios during student-led conferences. BYOD Capstone Chrome Can Creativity ePortfolios Friday Tech Tip Innovation Visible Thinking

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Paul Solarz and His Student Centered Classroom

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Paul Solarz @PaulSolarz has a student-centered classroom. In today’s show, Paul Solarz talks about how his students lead the classroom: Why Paul relaxes after spring break (it isn’t what you think). How a student-centered classroom flows.

Making Thinking Visible Using Technology

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They are short, easy-to-learn mini-strategies that extend and deepen students’ thinking and become part of the fabric of everyday classroom life.” The use of this tool enables connection with communities outside the classroom.

Chrome Can: QR Codes

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Even educators make use of these great little codes in their classrooms. More great ways to use these tools in the classroom can be found here. Chromebooks Creation ePortfolios Innovation InTECHgration Idea My Thoughts Uncategorized

Technology and Capstone Courses

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These include slide presentations, graphic organizers, infographics, ebooks, video presentations, websites, whiteboard app creations, graphic novels, blog posts, ePortfolios, podcasts, coded applications, digital art, video games, and VR world creations.

Chrome Can: PDFs

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What makes this a great tool for the classroom, is that it integrates with Google Drive. What makes Kami great is it is even more integrated into Google enabling teachers to create Google Classroom assignments from within Kami.

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Chrome Can: Meme Creation and Educational Use

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Watch this great TED Talk titled “More than just a Meme” | Emily Sands | TEDxSantaClaraUniversity” Why Memes in the Classroom. So, how can I use memes in my classroom? Memes are easy to make and can add some fun to your classroom. What are memes?

Embrace Change in the New Year with Genius Hour

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Genius Hour is a powerful movement popping up in classrooms everywhere. edchat #edtech #GeniusHour badges blog ePortfolio GettingSmart.com research The idea encourages students to explore and develop their own passions and creativity.

Student Blogging: Importance of Authentic Audience and Student Ownership and Connecting Home with School

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Having a place where students can share their work with family, enables a deeper connection to the learning happening in the classroom to the conversations that happen at home about the school day. Are there any benefits in the classroom? Creation ePortfolios Innovation My Thoughts

Chrome Can: Screencasting!

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To learn more about how screencasting can be used in the classroom please visit this great blog post. Chrome Can Chromebooks Creation Creativity ePortfolios Innovation

Adobe Spark: Easily create and share videos, images, and newsletters

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How to integrate Adobe Spark in the classroom: The collection of tools in Adobe Spark are perfect for students and teachers alike. What it is: Adobe Spark is a collection of fantastic (free!) creative tools available online or as an app download.

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A Look at Blogging in the Classroom as we Start a new School Year

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Blogs Seeing More Academic Use as ePortfolio Platform, and for Collaboration, Discussion, & Resource Sharing In 2013, PBS.org reported that 74 percent of teachers agree that technology in the.

Digital Badges: credentialing the things that make us fully human

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I’ve been somewhat hesitant to jump into digital badges world (despite knowing the digital badge ninja, @senorg) because I feared that digital badges were just one more way to categorize and label kids, another carrot to dangle in the classroom.

Dynamic Digital Portfolios #SXSWedu

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The showcase aspect of a portfolio can be a PR tool for yourself and what is going on in your classroom. elearning eportfolio portfolio Project Share sxswedu Texas Notes from SXSWedu 2011 breakout session. Carol Teitelman Region XIII Distance Learning Link to Prezi from presentation: [link] Dr. Helen Barrett [link] Portfolios fall into two different types. Epsilen allows you to do both at the same time.)

Effective Student-Led Parent Conferences

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Laura Penrod Stock is a Lee County (Georgia) middle school classroom teacher. Sculpted from her experience in economic development, she is passionate about student eportfolios.

Professors Aren’t Good at Sharing Their Classroom Practices. Teaching Portfolios Might Help.

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At the height of the buzz around MOOCs and flipped classrooms three years ago, Bridget Ford worried that administrators might try to replace her introductory history course with a batch of videos. Looking through a collection of teaching portfolios by her colleagues helped reassure her that she could redesign her course while preserving what worked about the classroom experience.

3 Ways Educators Should Use Blogs

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They open up doors to a world of innovative approaches to classroom instruction, curriculum design and much more. ePortfolios. Try using a blog as an ePortfolio where students can store and track their assignments. Classroom Blogs.

New Posted Resources 11/25/2010

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ISTE NETS e-Portfolio Templates tags : ePortfolio nets favorite Project-Based Learning tags : pbl favorite How To Create A RSS Feed Bundle On Google Reader tags : RSS googlereader favorite Top 10 Wordle Lessons for the Classroom tags : wordle favorite Posted from Diigo.

5 Ways Office 365 Can Benefit Student Learning

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Office 365 broadens the capacity for learning, offering on-demand access to documents and projects, and provides students new and creative outlets to learn both inside and outside of the classroom. The perfect ePortfolio. The OneNote app makes it easy to build and track an ePortfolio.

New Posted Resources 10/21/2010

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Sample Lessons - iPad in Education tags : ipad favorite The Google Classroom tags : googleapps favorite Education Week: The Misuse of Professional Development tags : professionaldevelopment PD favorite Podcasting at an Elementary School | School Technology Solutions tags : podcasting favorite 21st Century Teaching / Digital Storytelling tags : digitalstorytelling favorite Cybraryman Internet Catalogue-iPad tags : Ipad favorite 10 Ideas For Class Blog Posts | edte.ch

Starts Tonight - Free "Reinventing the Classroom" Online Keynotes and Conference. Join Us!

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Reinventing the Classroom kicks off tonight (US Eastern Time) with some great keynote speaker sessions, and runs all day tomorrow, Thursday, May 1st. The theme of our 2014 Reinventing the Classroom conference is: "How Ed Tech Is Reshaping the Classroom Experience."

New Posted Resources 03/20/2012

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Googlios tags: google ePortfolio googleapps favorite What can Twitter do for your school?

Strategies for Becoming an Effective, Present Teacher

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Teachers can get caught up in the day-to-day parts of the classroom and forget to take time to consider whether or not they’re teaching effectively. I find that in my classroom…everything that I do connects to everything else that I do,” said Wilson. Homework, assessments, projects.

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6 Ways Technology Can Reinvent Parent-Teacher Conferences

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With transformative digital changes happening in classrooms today, basic learning management systems now deliver the answers to most of those well worn questions on parent portals. We’re already innovating in our classrooms and schools; why not make sure we’re carrying that same thinking forward into the ways we communicate with parents and foster the camaraderie and support that benefits everyone. Create ePortfolios. Flipping the Classroom.

Is Your LMS Safe for Students to Use?

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Canvas features collaborative workspaces, course management, discussion forums, eportfolios, analytics and reporting, quizzes, video and audio messaging, calendars and much more. If you have a place in K-12 education, you’ve likely heard of the Canvas LMS (Learning Management System).

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4 Powerful Ways to Implement Class Blogs – From Jennifer Carey

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Blogging is a popular activity in classrooms today because it allows students to share their writing with a broader audience and teachers to communicate with parents. Here are some great ideas and applications for class and/or individual student blogs that you can explore in your classroom.

5 Tips for Using Google Apps to Go Paperless

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As you move towards a paperless classroom with Google Apps , countless hours in the copier room vanish, allowing you to spend more time on teaching and planning. In addition to saving time and money, paperless classrooms provide other benefits: more efficient and organized classroom workflow.