Tech Ed Resources for Class–Common Core

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Today: Common Core Bundle. In this bundle, you get 20 tech ed resources on how to use technology to achieve Common Core Standards–presented in a variety of ways including Lesson plans, webinars, and short but pithy articles. 7 Hall of Fame articles addressing Common Core topics. If you’re looking for an all-in-one book, 30 lesson plans (5 for each grade level K-5) try The Key to Aligning Your Class with Common Core.

Tech Ed Resources for Class–Common Core

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Today: Common Core Bundle. In this bundle, you get 20 tech ed resources on how to use technology to achieve Common Core Standards–presented in a variety of ways including Lesson plans, webinars, and short but pithy articles. 7 Hall of Fame articles addressing Common Core topics. If you’re looking for an all-in-one book, 30 lesson plans (5 for each grade level K-5) try The Key to Aligning Your Class with Common Core.

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Tech Ed Resources for Class–Common Core State Standards

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Today: Common Core Bundle. In this bundle, you get 20 tech ed resources on how to use technology to achieve Common Core Standards–presented in a variety of ways including Lesson plans, webinars, and short but pithy articles. 7 Hall of Fame articles addressing Common Core topics. If you’re looking for an all-in-one book, 30 lesson plans (5 for each grade level K-5) try The Key to Aligning Your Class with Common Core.

Tech Ed Resources for your Class–Common Core

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Today: Common Core Bundle. In this bundle, you get 20 tech ed resources on how to use technology to achieve Common Core Standards–presented in a variety of ways including Lesson plans, webinars, and short but pithy articles. 7 Hall of Fame articles addressing Common Core topics. If you’re looking for an all-in-one book, 30 lesson plans (5 for each grade level K-5) try The Key to Aligning Your Class with Common Core.

10 Ways Any Teacher Can (and Should) Use Technology

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Common Core tells us: New technologies have broadened and expanded the role that speaking and listening play in acquiring and sharing knowledge and have tightened their link to other forms of communication. Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-18 technology for 30 years.

10 Common Core Tech Tips You Don’t Want to Miss

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Here are ten of the top Common Core tips according to Ask a Tech Teacher readers: 13 Ways Blogs Teach Common Core. Common Core Breathes Life into Keyboarding. Common Core requires publishing. Technology makes that happen. Dear Otto: What are Common Core keyboarding standards? 7 Ways Common Core Will Change Your Classroom. 7 Common Core Ways to Assess Knowledge. More Common Core resources.

New Digital Citizenship Lessons for Your Classroom

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Students need digital citizenship skills to participate fully in their communities and make smart choices online and in life. Common Sense Education's K–12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum prepares students to think critically and use technology responsibly to learn, create, and participate. The updated Common Sense Education K–12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum will be released in phases over the course of the 2018–2019 school year.

Announcing Digital Citizenship on Nearpod!

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Today we're thrilled to announce the perfect combination for your classroom: Common Sense Education and Nearpod have partnered to offer educators the chance to harness the full potential of technology for learning. Our partnership with Nearpod offers educators a new and engaging way to experience Common Sense's award winning Digital Citizenship Curriculum on a platform that is just as enticing as a perfect pb&j.

Digital Citizenship: From Compliance to Moral Imperative

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The program has become an essential way for schools to pay for technology infrastructure maintenance. I challenge schools to make this form of digital citizenship a priority. The Common Core standards describe this as informational literacy , which includes technology as an essential curriculum component. Technology use needs to be accompanied with digital citizenship where students can become creators, not just consumers, of digital content.

Integrating Technology Using the SAMR Model to Meet Common Core in the Classroom

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There are many practical ways educators can move their students t hrough the SAMR model (Substitution Augmentation Modification Redefinition) through technology integration, to extend learning, to meet the common core standards and develop lifelong learners. The Voice of An Active Learner Why do we need to use technology with our students? This is why we need COMMON CORE : It Highlights the importance of using technology as a tool for learning!

Websites for Hour of Code by Grade

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It’s easy to see why when you look at fundamental programming concepts: abstraction and symbolism – variables are common in math, but also in education. Before starting, review the digital citizenship associated with visiting an online site (such as privacy, staying on the assigned website, and not talking to strangers). By fourth grade, students appreciate technology for how it can speed up their classwork and will seek out ways to use it for that purpose.

New Digital Citizenship Lessons for Your Classroom

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Students need digital citizenship skills to participate fully in their communities and make smart choices online and in life. Common Sense Education's K–12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum prepares students to think critically and use technology responsibly to learn, create, and participate. The updated Common Sense Education K–12 Digital Citizenship Curriculum will be released in phases over the course of the 2018–2019 school year.

Websites for Hour of Code by Grade

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It’s easy to see why when you look at fundamental programming concepts: abstraction and symbolism – variables are common in math, but also in education. Popular shortkeys are to open programs, activate tools, and take screenshots using the digital device’s native tool.

Tech Ed Resources for your Homeschool

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This is exclusively for homeschoolers –a technology curriculum for K-5. With this Homeschool Survival Kit , you get all the tech ed resources you need to integrate technology into your child’s learning, lesson plans, inquiry, and curriculum requirements. Two years of the K-5 Technology Curriculum. K-8 digital citizenship curriculum map —what to introduce when to teach students to navigate the complexities of the internet safely, securely, and effectively.

A Novel Idea For Student Writing

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But it turns out there is so much more to NaNoWriMo than writing a novel, and technology is central to its power and success. Digital citizenship: since our novel-writing is supported by an interactive website, our students learn how to work, participate, and contribute to an online community. They not only develop as writers, but they see their reading and technology skills, not to mention their academic confidence, skyrocket. Student novels.

Let’s Talk About Habits of Mind

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They share the same goals with at least three other widely-used education systems: 1) Common Core (as close as America gets to national standards), 2) the International Baccalaureate (IB) program (a well-regarded international curriculum, much more popular outside the US than within), and 3) good ol’ common sense. I then point out connections to Common Core, the IB Program, and the common sense your grandma shared with you.

Tech Ed Resources for your Homeschool Class

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This is exclusively for homeschoolers –a technology curriculum for K-5. With this Homeschool Survival Kit , you get all the tech ed resources you need to integrate technology into your child’s learning, lesson plans, inquiry, and curriculum requirements. Two years of the K-5 Technology Curriculum. K-8 digital citizenship curriculum map —what do you introduce when to teach students to navigate the complexities of the internet safely, securely, and effectively.

How NOT to Assess Student Writing

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If I use Common Core as an example, here’s what these Standards call out as important about writing (slightly rephrased from the Anchor Standards): Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence. Use technology to produce and publish writing. Note that nowhere do the Standards mention handwriting, word processing tools, editing typos, or general technology skills.

Tech Ed Resources for your Homeschool Class

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This is exclusively for homeschoolers ,–a technology curriculum for K-5. With this Homeschool Survival Kit , you get all the tech ed resources you need to integrate technology into your child’s learning, lesson plans, inquiry, and curriculum requirements. Two years of the K-5 Technology Curriculum. The One-volume K-8 Digital Citizenship curriculum. Projects can be tied into other classroom projects–just add detail about digital citizenship.

6 Tech Activities for Your Summer School Program

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With the growing interest in coding comes a call for after school tech camps that supersize student enthusiasm for technology. 15 Digital Tools in 15 Days. citizenship/ethics/etiquette. As they work, students “…construct viable arguments and critique reasoning of others…” More specifically (Common Core Appendix C): introduce claim. how to digitize photos to use on phones/desktops/a slideshow. digital cameras, iPads, and email programs).

How to Compare and Contrast Authentically

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Common Core Standards recognize the importance of this skill by addressing it in over 29 Standards, at every grade level from Kindergarten through Twelfth Grade. Whenever I have a chance, I ask students to make a choice between two–or more–digital tools that can be used to solve a problem or prepare a project. Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-8 technology for 15 years. Critical thinking Problem solving common core

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Dear Otto: Can We Eliminate Blogs–Teachers Hate Them!

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Technology is the future of education. Common Core expects teachers to use internet-based tools in their teaching, to ask students to find resources through online sites. Here are some of the allusions to technology in Common Core: Expect students to demonstrate sufficient command of keyboarding to type at least three pages in a single sitting. Expect students to evaluate different media [print or digital].

7 Skills Students Need for Today’s Classwork

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Classrooms are infused with technology. You rarely see a lesson that doesn’t ask for online this or digital that. Students are expected to collaborate and share online as young as kindergarten when they read digital books or draw pictures using iPad apps. As soon as students start using digital devices to record and share their thoughts, they need to be able to type without losing their chain of thought. Digital Citizenship.

17 Ways to Add Tech to your Lessons Without Adding Time to Your Day

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It’s become clear to me that for most of them, adding technology to their lessons means layering more work on top of their already overburdened lesson plans. Despite the claims of tech gurus that technology makes the job of teaching easier, few educators see it that way. rework existing lesson plans in the school’s mandated digital program that too often, changes every year. First: Know this–you should only use technology when it expands your teaching.

The Edtech Revolution: 2010 – 2017

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In December 2010, The Journal –“t he leading Technology based education publication for K-12 and higher education”– published an article with a 5-prong prediction for the following year. ” 2010 was also the year that the Common Core Standards Initiative was enacted in response to numerous indicators of low student academic performance. Billion has been invested in US K-12 education technology companies since 2010. ” 1:1 + Common Core = $$$$$.

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If We Could Write 10,000 Words.

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While the Common Core Curriculum Standards are supposed to provide English teachers with a common core of skills and texts, English classes are not standardized because the scope is too broad. The other piece of this puzzle is the use of technology to foster writing. Technology has enable us to return to an epistolary society.

Empatico-Build Global Awareness in Students

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Activities are standards-based, with tables on the Empatico website that detail alignment with the IB PYP (International Baccalaureate Primary Years Program), Common Core Standards, the US National Curriculum for Social Studies , the US Next Generation Science Standards , and the UK National Curriculum. Test your technology to be sure everything will work well during the meeting. How to Grow Global Digital Citizens. Digital Citizenship International Reviews

Subscriber Special: July

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Building Digital Citizens. delivered digitally to your school or District. The 21 st Century lesson blends technology with teaching to build a collaborative, differentiated, and shared learning environment. In this course, you will use a suite of digital tools to make that possible while addressing overarching concepts like digital citizenship, internet search and research, authentic assessment, digital publishing, and immersive keyboarding.

It’s Time for Social Studies to Make a Comeback. Here Are 3 Insights for Educators.

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Take digital citizenship, an area that is evolving before our eyes, and one that by definition cannot possibly be taught from print materials. Education Technology Common Core Digital and Media Literacy Student Voice Diversity and Equity Student Engagement Arts and Humanities Teaching & LearningSocial studies is poised for a comeback in U.S. schools.

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3 Reasons to Use Bing in the Classroom

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Educators need to teach students what it means to be digitally responsible as well. In a time where data privacy is an essential part of the work of all Chief Technology Officers, it is good to know that there are quality options available. " Earn Free Surface Tablets Outfitting your classroom with technology can be expensive. Access Common Core Aligned Digital Literacy Lesson Plans Having quality resources can make a big difference in the classroom.

Avatar Adventures: An Interactive Learning Opportunity

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I created an interactive learning experience designed to provide students and teachers with opportunities to focus on digital citizenship while engaging in constructive play. avatar common core cool tools education free technology interactive internet safety multimedia research student tools technology thinglink tutorials web 2.0

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Students would create a digital portfolio of crime scene photographs, videos of witness'' testimonies, and/or scenes from the mock trial. assessment BYOD BYOT common core digital citizenship edmodo edtech education flipclass flipped flipping literature PBL project based learning teaching technology writing Teaching students to infer and formulate arguments can easily be in context of a novel.

Subscriber Special: Donate to my blog–free MLK Lesson Plans

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Common Core and ISTE alignment. Digital delivery only. Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-18 technology for 30 years. Every month, subscribers to our newsletter get a free/discounted resource to help their tech teaching. January.

Hour of Code? Here’s why to participate

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It feels like: When it should feel like: Coding is a great tie-in to Common Core Math Standards. Jacqui Murray has been teaching K-18 technology for 30 years.

What parents should ask teachers about technology

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Technology in education’ has become the buzz phrase for cutting edge classes that are plugged into the latest education trends. When you start at a new school (or classroom, or teacher), it’s important to understand the part technology will take to improve educational experiences for your child. Here are fourteen question you can expect stakeholders to answer — in depth: Who teaches students to use class digital tools?