On paying for digital classroom tools

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For years in the classroom, I scoured the Internet for the best free digital tools and web apps. Ed Tech educational technology free digital classroom tools paying for classroom techI’m a huge fan of free.

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20 Formative Assessment Tools for Your Classroom

Shake Up Learning

The post 20 Formative Assessment Tools for Your Classroom appeared first on Shake Up Learning. The Shake Up Learning community is always chatting and sharing digital tools and lesson ideas for the K12 classroom. 20 Formative Assessment Tools for Your Classroom. (in

5 digital tools to save time in the classroom

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This post looks to share a few tools that can help increase efficiency and enhance productivity in the classroom while also integrating technology seamlessly into lesson plans. Classroom Screen My favorite tool that I have come across in 2018. Classroom Screen is a free website […]. Ed Tech classroom productivity classroom screen classroom time savers edtech tools to try noisli onetab yell key

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RedCritter Classroom Management tool

Educational Technology Guy

RedCritter is a new teacher tool that helps with classroom management. classroom management It provides resources for teachers so that they can: connect with parents to help address student issues and motivate the students.

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Virtual Reality Protocols for the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Virtual reality (VR) in the classroom isn’t just a headset you grab and start using. ARVRinEDU chat founder, Jaime Donally talks with me (Vicki Davis) about Virtual Reality Protocols for the classroom.

5 Things to Keep in Mind When Implementing Technology (and some cool tools for the college classroom)

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Dr. Joshua Elliott talks about implementing new technology and some cool tools he’s using in his college classroom.

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9 Ways to use Content Curation Tools in the Classroom

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Image Source As the relationship between education and technology continues to grow, check out 9 ways teachers and students can use content curation tools like Wakelet in the classroom.

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3 Tech Tools To Create A Classroom ‘Cloud’.

EdTech4Beginners

Creating a classroom cloud is extremely useful because it allows for all the children’s work to be stored in one place and shared easily. Here are 3 tech tools which make creating a cloud nice and straightforward: Google Drive. This is the tool I use in my class to create a cloud.

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Minecraft in the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Well, now we can all use Book Creator in our classrooms using the Chrome web browser. Now we can all use Book Creator in our classrooms, on any device, using the Chrome web browser. Minecraft in the Classroom. Vicki: Happy Ed Tech Tool Tuesday! Minecraft in the classroom.

9 digital tools for your classroom toolbelt

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The digital tool doesn’t make the class, but it does help to have some good ones handy. Sometimes, just finding a new digital tool can open up new opportunities for you and your students.

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Top 5 Tech Tools for the Classroom

Voyager Sopris Learning

Being a technology teacher, I try to look for tools that engage my students. Some of these tools lend themselves very well to being the foundation of a project, while others serve as brain breaks or class activities.

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Why we don’t recommend using the 4 Shifts Protocol as a classroom observation tool

Dangerously Irrelevant

Julie Graber and I often get asked if the 4 Shifts Protocol can be used as a comprehensive walkthrough or observation tool. The last thing we want is for principals, coaches, or mentors to walk into a teacher’s classroom with a big list from the protocol saying ‘nope, nope, nope!’

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3DBear Review: The Augmented Reality Classroom Pro

The CoolCatTeacher

Now, using 3DBear , I’m able to offer students a classroom where they can create and share. Most of us have seen these photographic tools in Snapchat (and now, Facebook) that let users take pictures of themselves and put funny graphic masks on their faces.

Tech Tools for Active Learning Classrooms

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One of the latest buzzwords in education is “active learning,” but what does this really look like in the classroom? One of the latest buzzwords in education is “active learning,” but what does this really look like in the classroom? POWTOON: TOOL FOR CREATING ANIMATED PRESENTATIONS.

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3D Printing in a STEM Classroom

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David Ternent, a teacher in a middle school STEM classroom in Ohio, shares how he has used his 3D printers to transform and excite kids about learning STEM concepts. Apps and Tools Mentioned in the Show. From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter.

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Swarming the Classroom

EdTech4Beginners

American poet and etymologist John Ciardi once remarked, “The classroom should be an entrance into the world.” Contemporary classrooms (from elementary school to graduate school) are structured similar to a manufacturing line and typically produce students who are full of information.

15 Collaborative Tools for Your Classroom That Are NOT Google

Shake Up Learning

The post 15 Collaborative Tools for Your Classroom That Are NOT Google appeared first on Shake Up Learning. It’s no secret that I love Google tools, but Google is not the only option for your classroom. There are hundreds of fantastic collaborative learning tools!

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The Flipped Classroom: Response Tools

Class Tech Integrate

This post is the second in a series on flipping your classroom. The first post, Tools for Student & Teacher Production , can be found by clicking this link. There are many tools that this blog has shared over the last few years that explain that purpose.

The perfect tech tool for teachers

EdTech4Beginners

I recently discovered a brilliant website – excellent for classroom teachers. Have a look at my video walk-through: Have a go and let me know how you get on Tagged: classroom , edtech , education , teachers , teaching , tech tools , websites.

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Use Personalized Learning Tools to Boost Classroom Equity

EdTech Magazine

Use Personalized Learning Tools to Boost Classroom Equity. more states, districts and schools are moving toward a competency-based education system that focuses on individualized learning and classroom equity. Classroom Technology Strengthens Competency-Based Assessment.

5 Tech Tools That Are Great For Adaptive Learning.

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Here are 5 great tech tools which will bring adaptive learning to your classroom: Socrative – set questions and tasks which students can then work through at their own pace. Typeform – Make quizzes, problem solving activities and much more; using this great tool.

6 new free Google tools to upgrade your classroom

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When my students and I work with Google Apps, there are two common struggles that we face: 1. Options for slide templates are scarce (and the ones in Google’s directory aren’t very good). When we add Creative Commons images to our work, adding accurate attribution can be tricky.

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Never Yell and Other Classroom Management Secrets of a Pro

The CoolCatTeacher

From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter Classroom management is a challenge for many teachers. Stacey Corrigan talks about how she manages her classroom. From transitions to handling disruptions, Stacey talks about the 20+ year classroom journey.

150+ Digital Activities for the K-2 Classroom Inside One Simple App

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Digital Learning Collection has over 150 apps for kindergarten to second-grade classrooms. The Really Good Stuff team has curated the best apps in education for the K-2 to classroom — all in one place. Apps are organized in seven categories of classroom content.

3 Ways to Make Classroom Tech Tools More Affordable

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Teachers spent $490 on classroom materials, on average, according to a poll of 500 teachers. Classroom necessities are getting more expensive, and the average pay of teachers isn’t increasing at the […]. Featured Mobile Learning Technology classroom tech edtech

Meet Synth, a classroom audio tool to amplify student voice

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As our world becomes increasingly tech-dependent, a fundamental question will be at the heart of everything we do … How do we preserve our humanity? Artificial intelligence is automating tasks in our lives. Messaging can be so easily misunderstood. And the amount of time we spend staring at a screen every day is a serious […]. Ed Tech Screencasts record audio in class student voice student voice recordings synth

Unlocking motivation in the classroom: Strategies and tools from fellow educators

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The same is true for our students, our fellow educators and ourselves in the classroom. Getting to the gym. Folding that pile of laundry. Writing a new blog post.Some projects we find easier to get motivated for than others.

What is a digital classroom?

EdTech4Beginners

A digital classroom is one which mostly or indeed wholly relies on electronic devices and software. How digital is my classroom? We use Google Classroom as our core online communication tool. How digital is your classroom?

5 Ways to Use Augmented Reality in the Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

If you want to understand the pedagogy and purpose of augmented reality in the classroom, this is the conversation for you. Episode Sponsor: Project Pals has a useful classroom collaborative platform that lets you create and manage projects for your students.

Are Smartphones in the Classroom a Smart Move?

The CoolCatTeacher

Liz Kolb reflects upon how far cell phones have come since she wrote one of the first books on cell phones in the classroom. The post Are Smartphones in the Classroom a Smart Move?

How To Gamify Your Classroom.

EdTech4Beginners

Have you gamified your classroom? Tagged: edtech , education , educators , gamification , gamify , gaming , learning , teaching , tech , tech tools , technology. education edtech educators gamification gamify gaming learning teaching tech tech tools technology

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Seesaw in the Elementary Music Classroom with Amy Burns

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Amy believes this pedagogical shift is a game changer in the music classroom Learn more. Project Pals has a useful classroom collaborative platform that lets you create and manage projects for your students.

Book Creator – A Brilliant Tech Tool To Use In The Classroom

EdTech4Beginners

In particular this article stands out: ‘ 50 ways to use Book Creator in the classroom ’. education apps for education apps for the classroom book creator books edtech teachers teaching writing writing appsBook Creator was launched in 2011.

Digital Tools in the Classroom

Fractus Learning

With the rise of technology in the classroom, teachers have practically unlimited methods for teaching, assigning, and grading student work. Features within forums such as Google Classroom, Flocabulary, Read180 Universal, PowToon and NewsELA allow for student […]. Classroom Educators

Top Tips, Tools and Techniques for Easy Formative Assessment

The CoolCatTeacher

Formative assessment can supercharge your classroom learning. Every teacher should have one or two formative assessment tools that are part of their lesson flow. I would go so far to say that formative assessment is one of the greatest gifts of education technology to the classroom.

10 Edtech Tools to Try in 2018

EdTech4Beginners

Do you want to introduce a new product in the classroom? Here’s a complete list of must-try Edtech Resources and Technology Tools for Teachers: BOOK CREATOR. Introducing this new tool to your students can open up great opportunities for learning. Turn any page on the internet into a lesson with the Insert Learning tool. You can also grade your students right inside the app with a special code through Google Classroom. This EdTech tool is so easy to use.

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3 Tech Tools that every teacher should know about.

EdTech4Beginners

There’s a new tool or app out every day. Here are a few tools to help you increase collaboration amongst students, do more with your class presentations, and introduce a new way of quizzing. I know, introducing new tools to your routine can be a bit intimidating.

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6 ways to get your classroom groove on with Allihoopa

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The use of music as a learning tool is nothing new, but now, there’s a social media community and app that takes this idea beyond the […]. Ed Tech Guest Blog Teaching allihoopa classroom songs making music in the classroom musicly in the classroomStart singing “Conjunction junction,” and you’ll likely hear someone continue singing, “what’s your function?”

Deep learning with Google tools: 20 ideas

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It’s so easy (maybe too easy) to do shallow, superficial work with Google tools. The next day, we’ll use a different tool to do a different one. Ed Tech creative teaching edtech educational technology gafe Google Apps google classroom google docs google slidesOne one day, we’ll do this activity. What if we want to investigate a topic thoroughly instead of going “a mile wide and an inch deep”? Google’s got [.].

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Active Learning in the Science Classroom

The CoolCatTeacher

Thirty-three-year Presidential Award Winning science teacher Glen Westbroek believes in creating active learning experiences in his science classroom. Active Learning in the Science Classroom. Now, Glen, you are passionate about motivating active learning in the science classroom.