Why teachers should consider differentiated instruction

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And act accordingly, by differentiating instruction to better meet their learning needs. The concept of differentiated instruction is nothing new. The problem with it is that it doesn’t fit perfectly in the standardized one-size-fits all education system we’re all too familiar with. Differentiated instruction is anything but one-size-fits-all. Differentiation means tailoring instruction to meet individual needs.

30 Sites/Apps for Differentiated Instruction

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Wikipedia Differentiation, the ability for teachers to meet the needs of a variety of learners, is a key component for successful teaching. Also, the "Go Interactive" features allows teachers to collaborate w/ students in real-time and gauge student understanding to differentiate instruction.

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15 Sites for Differentiated Instruction

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"Differentiated instruction and assessment (also known as differentiated learning or, in education , simply, differentiation ) is a framework or philosophy for effective teaching that involves providing students with different avenues to acquiring content; to processing, constructing, or making sense of ideas ; and to developing teaching materials and assessment measures so that all students within a classroom can learn effectively, regardless of differences in ability."

15 Sites for Differentiated Instruction

Technology Tidbits

"Differentiated instruction and assessment (also known as differentiated learning or, in education , simply, differentiation ) is a framework or philosophy for effective teaching that involves providing students with different avenues to acquiring content; to processing, constructing, or making sense of ideas ; and to developing teaching materials and assessment measures so that all students within a classroom can learn effectively, regardless of differences in ability."

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. At the 2016 ISTE Conference & Expo in Denver, Colorado, Achieve3000® will showcase an array of new and enhanced literacy solutions, all designed to help students and educators make a strong start when they head back to school.

SplashLearn

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SplashLearn is an ideal learning tool to use for teachers and parents because of the educational portal. This portal/dashboard allows educators/parents to create and manage student accounts, track/manage progress, generate detailed reports that can emailed, and even set daily schedules.

Wooclap

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Wooclap is a tool that reminds me a lot of Kahoot, where a teacher can create a poll/quiz and students can respond in real-time from their mobile device. This is a great tool for educators to assess student learning and differentiate instruction.

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GoSoapBox

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GoSoapBox is a wonderful online "clicker" tool that is an easy-to-use student response system for educators. Student's can respond to teachers questions via their mobile device and teachers receive their answers in real-time using GoSoapBox.

Wooclap

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Wooclap is a tool that reminds me a lot of Kahoot, where a teacher can create a poll/quiz and students can respond in real-time from their mobile device. This is a great tool for educators to assess student learning and differentiate instruction.

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Otus

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Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. assessing differentiate instruction flipped learning learning management system mobile learning

Otus

Technology Tidbits

Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. assessing differentiate instruction flipped learning learning management system mobile learning

Top 20 Sites for Creating a Quiz

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Not only does this help teachers easily assess students but differentiate instruction as well. This list is in alphabetical order Top 20 Sites for Creating a Quiz Answer Pad - A great student response system where educators can quiz students to assess student learning in real-time.

Sites/Apps Every Teacher should try for Back to School

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Answer Pad - A fantastic Student Response System that lets educators seamlessly assess students, differentiate instruction, and turn their classroom paperless. Book Creator - The world's leading eBook creator for education that can be used in a wide variety of ways. Buncee - Buncee is a fantastic learning tool and digital canvas that educators are using in a wide variety of ways (i.e. This makes it easy to differentiate instruction.

PracTutor

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

Otus

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Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. Toolbox: Otus functions as an open, interoperable educational ecosystem allowing teachers to integrate and quickly access the third party apps and content that they use everyday in their classroom. assessing differentiate instruction flipped learning learning management system mobile learning

Otus

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Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. Toolbox: Otus functions as an open, interoperable educational ecosystem allowing teachers to integrate and quickly access the third party apps and content that they use everyday in their classroom. assessing differentiate instruction flipped learning learning management system mobile learning

GoClass

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GoClass is a fantastic learning tool for the mobile classroom. This is a free site/web app that allows educators to conduct lessons on student''s mobile devices (iOS/Android), track their learning and progress, and so much more. The way this works is an educator creates an account through the GoClass web portal and then starts creating their multimedia digital lessons that get shared w/ students when they join a session. differentiated instruction mobile learning

Vocab Victor

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Vocab Victor is an innovative mobile (iOS/Android) app for building vocabulary words/skills that I just found out about from the wonderful blog, Class Tech Tips. 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

GoClass

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GoClass is a excellent free all-in-one solution for Mobile Learning or the mobile (1:1) classroom. This is an innovative way to integrate technology into the classroom by using their free app on their mobile devices. The way this works is the educator creates their class/students through the web interface and then creates the lesson. The students then use their mobile devices to complete the assignment and interact w/ the teacher/lesson.

Answer Pad Free

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Answer Pad is a wonderful mobile learning solution and student response system that educators everywhere are using to integrate technology into their curriculum. assessing differentiate instruction mobile based learning student response systemRecently, they just announced that existing users will now receive the premium version for free w/ the attached coupon by entering the activation code by March 31st.

mySkillBoard

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mySkillBoard is a nice new site for differentiating instruction. The way this is done is by an educator inputing student data into mySkillBoard and then being able to assess students through different visualizations. Also, an educator can align student skills to Common Core Standards and even use it on any mobile device. For my Pinterest board on Differentiating Instruction click here. differentiated instruction

Paperscorer

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Paperscorer is a fantastic new mobile (iOS/Android, or Chrome plug-in) app that allows educators and students to assess their learning in real-time. Once the form is complete the user can then open the app on a mobile device and take pictures of the forms. Also, Paperscorer will import student responses back to a educator's Google account. This makes it ideal for teachers to differentiate instruction.

ClassMind

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ClassMind is a nice learning tool that reminds me a lot of Geddit in that it lets educators assess students in real-time using their mobile devices. The way this works is an educator asks a question and then students respond on their mobile device while answers are recorded in real-time. This is a great way to track students learning as well as differentiate instruction. For my Pinterest board on Differentiating Instruction click here.

ExitTicket

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ExitTicket is a fantastic new student response system that allows educators assess student performance and then differentiate instruction in real-time. Also, being browser based, ExitTicket runs on any mobile device and has a educational student app. Best of all are the abundance of educational resources/videos that help educators integrate ExitTicket into the classroom. For my Pinterest board on Differentiating Instruction click here.

EDpuzzle on Android

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EDpuzzle the amazing educational tool (web/mobile app) is now available for free on any Android device. Educators are using EDpuzzle to edit their videos (crop, add questions, etc) differentiate instruction, and more. Android differentiating instruction Digital video educational apps flipped classroomThis as well as their easy to use iOS app makes it easy for any teacher to flip their classroom/lesson and have students view it on any device.

geddit

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geddit is fantastic free learning tool that is ideal for a 1:1 environment where educators can assess student''s learning/understanding in real-time. This is all done through a very easy to use visual interface where students use mobile devices to inform teachers of their understanding in private and real-time. This makes it easy for educators to quickly glance who is understanding the material being taught and who might need help, making differentiated instruction easy.

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Brainscape

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Brainscape is an excellent free iOS app for studying any topic based on mobile flashcards. This "smart" flashcards get rated by the user and based on those ratings will differentiate instruction to help the student learn. This is great for collaborating, study groups, and for educators looking to create classroom flashcards for their students. differentiated instruction educational iOS apps flashcards

Zap Zap Math

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Zap Zap Math is an excellent new mobile (iOS/Android) app for Math grades K-6th. Best of all, the school version tracks student progress, generates detailed reports, and makes it easy to differentiate instruction. For my Pinterest board on Educational iOS Apps click here. differentiate instruction game based learning math self paced learningZZM focuses on a lot different topics such as: addition/subtraction, multiplication, geometry, and more.

Otus

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Otus is a all-in-one mobile learning solution for schools that combines the best features of a: learning management system, data management system, and more. Toolbox: Otus functions as an open, interoperable educational ecosystem allowing teachers to integrate and quickly access the third party apps and content that they use everyday in their classroom. assessing differentiate instruction flipped classroom mobile learning

Answer Pad

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Answer Pad is one of the best free (per 1 teacher - 8 groups & 200 students) tools around for mobile devices. This is a easy to use graphical student response system that helps turns a classroom paperless by allowing for all testing/assessing to be done on mobile devices. Educators use the web interface to create lessons then push them out to student devices using the free TapIt app. For example, an educator can download a template of a graph, map, clock, grid etc.

Weo

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Weo is an excellent new site for mobile learning that reminds me a tad of Pinterest. The way this works is educators create a class and then can manually add students or have them join via a unique "class code" (i.e. Once the class is created then educators can then search for assignments and "pin" them to a board similar to the way Pinterest works. differentiated instruction mobile learning

EDpuzzle on Android

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EDpuzzle the amazing educational tool (web/mobile app) is now available for free on any Android device. Educators are using EDpuzzle to edit their videos (crop, add questions, etc) differentiate instruction, and more. differentiate instruction Digital video educational apps flipped classroomThis as well as their easy to use iOS app makes it easy for any teacher to flip their classroom/lesson and have students view it on any device.

Weo

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Weo is an excellent new site for mobile learning that reminds me a tad of Pinterest. The way this works is educators create a class and then can manually add students or have them join via a unique "class code" (i.e. Once the class is created then educators can then search for assignments and "pin" them to a board similar to the way Pinterest works. differentiate instruction mobile learning

Answer Pad

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The Answer Pad is a great student response system and mobile learning tool I've covered before in the past. This excellent site/app allows educators to turn their classroom paperless and do all their testing, assessing, etc. on a mobile device (i.e. Also, Answer Pad is an excellent learning tool that teachers are using to integrate technology into their curriculum as well as differentiate instruction.

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Fabmath

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Fabmath is a great learning tool w/ educational portal that allows educators to assign tests, worksheets, and more, while tracking their students progress and needs. This allows teachers to different instruction and assess students in real-time while generating detailed reports. Also, Fabmath can be used on mobile devices making it easy for students to practice at home. differentiate instruction educational apps math