How Differentiating Instruction Helps Students Connect to Learning

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As we got near each other, the young man literally grabbed and hugged me,” my colleague reported. Making the Connection to Learning Through Differentiation Connecting this way requires teachers to differentiate instruction—recognizing their students’ individuality and then planning learning experiences with the range of student needs, interests, styles, and preferences in mind. Webinar: Accelerating Literacy with Precision Differentiation. “Stay out of jail!”

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."

MobyMax: Tablet + help differentiating instruction

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MobyMax also includes “Power Tools” acting like a clicker, monitoring behavior, messaging, a social wall for students, a parent portal, manipulatives and time reports. As a teacher, the continuous progress monitoring makes formative instruction that much easier.

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."

Boddle Learning

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Best of all, Boddle has an educational portal which tracks students progress, generates detailed reports, and makes it easy to differentiate instruction. differentiate instruction game based learning math

ASCD's #Empower18 Conference Report

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The conversations in these presentations centered on impactful instruction and the magnitude of digital options. It includes carefully crafted content and direct instruction to support students’ foundational skills.

Otus

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Teachers can link data to Common Core State Standards or integrate their own custom standards to report on. assessing differentiate instruction flipped learning learning management system mobile learning

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. This makes it easy to differentiate instruction.

Edcite

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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

Lalilo

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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.

Research roundup: 4 new reports on what’s working for blended learning practitioners

The Christensen Institute

Even though we aren’t even half-way through 2018, there are already several insightful reports on blended and personalized learning from this year that are worth highlighting. These reports examined various tools and approaches to implement blended and personalized learning models, as well as the potential impact these models could have on students and teachers. Another point of interest was how technology allowed teachers to change how they provided instruction to students.

Paperscorer

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Paperscorer will then grade the form/assessment and generate detailed reports. This makes it ideal for teachers to differentiate instruction. assessing differentiate instruction educational apps Google classroom grading

PracTutor

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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.

ThinkFluency

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Once this is done ThinkFluency will generate a detailed report and develop a individualized instruction that can be shared w/ others. This is a great app that saves teachers time as well as helping them differentiate instruction.

Gimlet

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A teacher can see all student's results in real-time and then differentiate instruction. Best of all are the detailed reports that make it easy for teachers to track a students progress and see how their whole class is doing. differentiate instruction game based learning quizzesGimlet is a excellent new site for creating quiz style games that I just found out about from Larry Ferlazzo's great blog.

HOOPs

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HOOPs is a new basketball game by Zzish for assessing students learning and differentiating instruction. Best of all are the detail reports that are generated which help educators assess students. assessing differentiate instruction game based learning

ThinkFluency

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Once this is done ThinkFluency will generate a detailed report and develop a individualized instruction that can be shared w/ others. This is a great app that saves teachers time as well as helping them differentiate instruction.

Zap Zap Math

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Best of all, the school version tracks student progress, generates detailed reports, and makes it easy to differentiate instruction. differentiate instruction game based learning math self paced learningZap Zap Math is an excellent new mobile (iOS/Android) app for Math grades K-6th. ZZM focuses on a lot different topics such as: addition/subtraction, multiplication, geometry, and more. All of this is done in a fun game based learning environment.

Flocabulary debuts student assessments, reporting tools

eSchool News

Flocabulary, which offers online videos and activities intended to boost achievement, has launched a new suite of features to help teachers, schools and districts assess student knowledge and diagnose needs for differentiation and intervention.

Squiggle Park

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Finally, the teacher dashboard makes it easy for educators to monitor student progress through detailed reports that makes it easy to differentiate instruction. differentiate instruction educational apps game based learning literacy reading

Otus

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Teachers can link data to Common Core State Standards or integrate their own custom standards to report on. assessing differentiate instruction flipped classroom mobile learning

Paperscorer

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Paperscorer will then grade the form/assessment and generate detailed reports. This makes it ideal for teachers to differentiate instruction. assesing differentiate instruction educational apps Google classroom grading

Otus

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Teachers can link data to Common Core State Standards or integrate their own custom standards to report on. assessing differentiate instruction flipped classroom mobile based learning

Otus

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Teachers can link data to Common Core State Standards or integrate their own custom standards to report on. assesing differentiate instruction learning management system mobile learning

Fabmath

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This allows teachers to different instruction and assess students in real-time while generating detailed reports. differentiate instruction educational apps mathFabmath is an excellent resource for teachers/students for Math grades 1st-8th. 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.

Monster Math

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Best of all, is the detailed reporting that allows parents/teachers to track student's progress. Also, Monster Math adjusts skill level based on a user's performance and differentiates instruction accordingly (ideal for self paced learning).

Otus

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Teachers can link data to Common Core State Standards or integrate their own custom standards to report on. assesing differentiate instruction learning management system mobile learning*Be sure to check out Otus at ISTE, booth #2152.

Prodigy

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Best of all is the teacher portal which allows for educators to assess students and get instant real-time reporting. Prodigy, even has a unique learning engine which allows the game to differentiate instruction and help students w/ areas they are struggling in.

iPracticeMath

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Best of all, is the educational portal which allows educators/parents to manage/track student accounts and generate detailed reports. Not only are these reports generated in real-time but they make it easy to assess students and differentiate instruction, making it a vital resource for both school and in home instruction. assessment differentiate instruction mathiPracticeMath is a wonderful FREE (Common Core aligned) site for Math grades K-12.

Quizalize

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What separates Quizalize apart from similar sites is the detailed reports generated as well as how easy it is to differentiate instruction and see how each student or class is doing on any given topic. Also, Quizalize features a new dashboard integrating Zzish , which allows teachers to track student progress in real-time, while generating detailed reports and seeing exactly which questions were answered correct and which ones were answered wrong w/ their "given" response.

Quizalize

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What separates Quizalize apart from similar sites is the detailed reports generated as well as how easy it is to differentiate instruction and see how each student or class is doing on any given topic. Also, Quizalize features a new dashboard integrating Zzish , which allows teachers to track student progress in real-time, while generating detailed reports and seeing exactly which questions were answered correct and which ones were answered wrong w/ their "given" response.

Bloom's Taxonomy and a Praying Mantis

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The students realized that writing a report would be at this level because they were applying some structure and organization to their new knowledge from what they understood. 21st Century Learning collaboration differentiated instruction Innovation PBL

LEAP Innovations, Leader in Personalized Learning, Reports Impressive Double-Digit Student Gains in Schools Using Lexia Reading Core5 as their Literacy Solution

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A leader in personalized learning, LEAP Innovations, recently released a second report showing Lexia Reading Core5® to have a statistically significant, positive impact for students in Chicago Public Schools.

Inspiring Elementary Learners

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21st Century Research Report Watching the 5th grade kids at Four Peaks Elementary School collaborate on 21st century state reports reminded me of Reflections of a Techie''s post about the importance of digital research to survive in the post K-12 world.

Stories from the Road to Data Interoperability

Digital Promise

DIFFERENTIATING. INSTRUCTION. ” “I need one tool that will help me assess strengths/needs of students when I am differentiating instruction or writing report cards.” Schools are drowning in data.

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