iPads to Differentiate Instruction in Early Elementary Education

The CoolCatTeacher

Emily Lynch talks about how to use iPads in the classroom to differentiate instruction. Today as our ongoing spotlight this week on K-2 education, we focus on iPads with younger students and differentiating instruction with them.

The Challenge of Differentiated Instruction

Ascend Math

I was recently asked for a good source on differentiated instruction. My concern with differentiated instruction has always been classroom management, simply put one teacher trying to see to the needs of numerous students.

“Q&A Collections: Differentiating Instruction”

Larry Ferlazzo

Q&A Collections: Differentiating Instruction is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column. It includes links to all posts from the past seven years on Differentiating Instruction – in one place.

Best Lists Of The Week: Differentiated Instruction

Larry Ferlazzo

Here they are: Check out all my Ed Week posts on Differentiating Instruction. The Best Resources On Differentiating Instruction. The Best Resources On “Differentiated Grading” For English Language Learners.

[FREE WEBINAR] How to Differentiate Instruction with Technology

The CoolCatTeacher

Differentiating instruction sounds good. In this webinar, Vicki Davis will share one of her most popular sessions in how to differentiate instruction with technology.You'll also learn more about SMART Learning Suite and we'll give away the […].

“How can Tech Help Teachers Differentiate Instruction?”

Larry Ferlazzo

How can Tech Help Teachers Differentiate Instruction? is the new question-of-the-week at my Education Week Teacher column. Feel free to leave your responses in the comments section there or here… Ed Week Teacher

What Differentiated Instruction Is–And Is Not

TeachThought - Learn better.

What Differentiation Is–And Is Not: The Definition Of Differentiation by TeachThought Staff For teacher’s and administrators, a useful definition of differentiated instruction is “adapting content, process, or product” according to a specific student’s “readiness, interest, and learning profile.” The post What Differentiated Instruction Is–And Is Not appeared first on TeachThought.

Busy But Progressive? 5 Tips For Differentiated Instruction

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5 Tips For Differentiated Instruction appeared first on TeachThought. The post Busy But Progressive? Teaching

Here’s A New Animated Video We Did With Education Week On Differentiated Instruction

Larry Ferlazzo

Katie Hull and I worked with Education Week to create this new – and, I think, nifty – animated explainer about differentiated instruction. I’m also adding it to The Best Resources On Differentiating Instruction. 3dman_eu / Pixabay.

The Ultimate List: 50 Strategies For Differentiated Instruction

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The post The Ultimate List: 50 Strategies For Differentiated Instruction appeared first on TeachThought. Strategies Teaching Definitions Experienced Teacher General

“Ways to use Tech to Differentiate Instruction”

Larry Ferlazzo

Ways to use Tech to Differentiate Instruction is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column. Blair share their suggestions on using technology to differentiate instruction.

Flipped Learning Meets Differentiated Instruction

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The result is a magical combination of differentiated instruction and flipped learning. Differentiated Instruction. The notion of differentiated learning suggests that students receive the type of assignments relevant to their learning styles.

Using Technology to Differentiate Instruction

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One of the major benefits of using technology in the classroom is the ability to differentiate instruction to meet the needs of every student in every lesson. |Kelly Tenkely|.

Differentiating Instruction with Technology: A Framework for Success

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The post Differentiating Instruction with Technology: A Framework for Success appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog.

Differentiate Instruction With Blended Learning Tool


Kiddom LMS offers tangible options to differentiate learning Pros: Partnerships with companies like LearnZillion, CK-12, and Newsela give teachers access to ready-made lessons and resources.

#Flipclass Workflow: Differentiated Instruction

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Chatting this morning with Stacy Dawes on Voxer in the #ELA Flip group, we were discussing ways in which we can differentiate and diversify our instruction for students, especially those who are ESL/ELL immersed in mainstream classes. Use Curriculet to differentiate reading instruction. So rather than having a Period 2 class in Curriculet, name your Curriculet classes to differentiate the reading level.

Using Your LMS to Support Differentiated Instruction

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But differentiated instruction isn’t always the simplest plan to implement. Breaking students up into smaller groups is always a good way to make instruction and learning more palatable. There is no way to implement differentiated instruction without some form of assessment.

MobyMax: Tablet + help differentiating instruction

iLearn Technology

One of the things that I really appreciate about MobyMax is the mix of direct instruction and the ability for students to discover learning on their own through discovery-based instruction. As a teacher, the continuous progress monitoring makes formative instruction that much easier.

Myth-Busting Differentiated Instruction: 3 Myths and 3 Truths


John McCarthy Differentiated Instruction With delivery of instruction, one size does not fit all. John McCarthy launches his differentiated instruction series by busting three common myths about DI

The Key to Differentiating Instruction - Develop Student Experts

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The Key to Differentiation Dr. Lahana's key to differentiation is the students. When you enter Dr. Lou Lahana's Tech Cafe at PS/MS 188, you aren't entering a classroom with a teacher preparing students for the future.

16 Differentiated Instruction Strategies for Teachers

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

August 7, 2017 Below is a handy infographic we created based on Marcus Guido’s article “20 Differentiated Instruction Strategies and Examples”. We have only included the first 16 strategies, the last.read more. Repost

My Latest BAM! Radio Show Is On Using Tech To Differentiate Instruction

Larry Ferlazzo

5 Ways to Differentiate Instruction with Technology is the topic of my latest ten-minute BAM! Radio Show. I’m joined by Ge-Anne Bolhuis, Anne Jenks, and Dr. Nancy Sulla, who have also all contributed written commentaries to my Education Week Teacher column.

5 Google Apps that Help Teachers Differentiate Instruction

EdTech Magazine

By Ben Dykhouse Learning technology coach Ben Dykhouse shares the apps that help all of his students achieve more in the classroom. Classroom

16 Helpful Differentiated Instruction Strategies to Use in Your Class

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

October 15, 2017 Here is an interesting visual we designed based on Marcus Guido’s article “20 Differentiated Instruction Strategies and Examples”. The visual contains ideas and tips on how to.read more. Repost

Tools for Differentiating Instruction in PBL


Matt Weyers Project-Based Learning Differentiate the content, process, and product of your PBL lessons with tools and practices like Learning Profile Cards, narrative feedback, and design thinking Photo credit: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District via flickr (CC BY 2.0)

6 Strategies for Differentiated Instruction in Project-Based Learning


Andrew Miller Project-Based Learning Blogger Andrew Miller offers six simple, effective approaches to differentiated instruction in project-based learning Photo credit: marco antonio torres via flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Differentiating Instruction in the Math Standards: Self-Directed Pathways for All Learners

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Where instruction once was more passive for students, 21st Century Skills, habits, and attitudes require students to not only become active learners, but to also advocate and self-direct their own learning. Once that structure is in place, teachers then begin the process of planning for instruction. What will the instruction look like in the classroom so that standards are addressed? March 31, 2015, Volume 2, Issue 5, Number 2.

50+ Tools for Differentiating Instruction Through Social Media

Technology Bits Bytes and Nibbles

Social media can enhance differentiated instruction if the tools are selected with a careful eye on individual students’ readiness, interests, and learning profiles.

Convert PDFs to Google Docs to Differentiate Instructional Materials – From Brenda Doucette


PDFs are just not editable in most situations, and this was an issue when it came to modifying and differentiating documents. Differentiating with Technology. Blog Featured Google #ettsummer Brenda Doucette Differentiating Free Technology for Teachers Google+ OCR

Achieve3000 updates blended learning, differentiated instruction tools

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Achieve3000 offers innovative new ways to empower blended learning and accelerate student literacy gains through differentiated instruction in the 2016-2017 school year. To support data-driven instruction, Achieve3000 has also improved data integration for rostering and dashboards.

Differentiated Instruction with Technology


Here''s where we started: Differentiated Instruction: Module I on Prezi I have seen so much growth after five awesome professional development trainings! differentiated instruction Professional Development Hats off to Theresa Bartholomew and the CCJH DI Leadership Squad: Valinda Wells, Rachel Mangum, Lisa Smith, Maryanne Galvan, Taylene Bell, Natalie Tucker, and Melissa Mel !

The Open Classroom: A Perspective on Differentiated Instruction

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We have seen this development accelerate over the past decade with virtual labs, learning collaboration tools and a differentiated curriculum tailored to the student and course requirements.

100+ Tools for differentiating instruction through social media

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Imagine a world where resources were limited to what was found in the classroom or the school closet known as the “Curriculum Materials Room.” ” Picture a world where students wrote letters with pen and paper to communicate with other students and adults outside of the building. Due to postage costs, the teacher either sent the letters in bulk or paid for stamps out of his or her own pocket.

Top Tips to Create an Organized, Blended Learning Space for Students!


Join us May 21st to see how international classroom design consultant and elementary teacher, Erin Klein, is leveraging technology to maximize her teaching time, while differentiating and personalizing her instruction for all students.

How Technology Unlocks Personalized Learning

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Technology Tidbits

Educators can then view a "heat map" which shows highlighting being done in real-time that helps them differentiate instruction and assess student's understanding. annotate collaborative learning differentiate instruction

Vocab Victor

Technology Tidbits

Best of all, Vocab Victor monitors and tracks students progress while differentiating instruction to help student's learn words. differentiate instruction educational apps esl games based learning Vocabulary

Differentiate and Personalize Literacy Instruction for Your Elementary Classroom!


Adaptive, Personalized Learning for Literacy Instruction in Blended Learning Environments What Is Lexia Core5 ? Lexia Reading Core5 is an online literacy program developed with an instructional model and scope and sequence based on research published in numerous peer reviewed journals.


Technology Tidbits

Finally, PracTutor generates detail reports making it easy for teachers to differentiate instruction. Android differentiate instruction educational apps mathPracTutor is an excellent all-in-one mobile (iOS/Google Play) app for Math grades K-8th. PracTutor is aligned to Common Core Standards and each state curriculum. However, an educator can customize their own curriculum and even create their own worksheets.


Technology Tidbits

This is done using an innovative online curriculum that not alone differentiates instruction but generates detailed reports as well. differentiate instruction literacy readingLalilo is a new (beta) site for Reading/Literacy for grades K-2.


Technology Tidbits

Best of all, Edcite can automatically grade student responses in real-time and generates detailed reports which allows teachers to differentiate instruction. assessing differentiate instruction digital classroom grading


Technology Tidbits

Educators can then view a "heat map" which shows highlighting being done in real-time that helps them differentiate instruction and assess student's understanding. annotate assesing collaborative learning differentiate instruction Web 2.0


Technology Tidbits

Best of all, this is a great way to gauge student's learning and differentiate instruction. assessment differentiate instruction gradingQuizster is a innovative site/app that I just found out about for assessing and grading students work.