ASCD's #Empower18 Conference Report

techlearning

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.

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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How Teaching Compares to Working in an Ed-Tech Startup

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

I came out of the newsroom as a senior reporter for WBUR in Boston. The same person who teaches great lessons and is intuitive and explicit in differentiating instruction for students in not necessarily great at writing up that lesson for others to use.

Prodigy - free math game that helps students learn math while having fun

Educational Technology Guy

Prodigy takes game-based learning a step further and provides teachers with a powerful set of reporting and assessment tools that allow them to easily identify trouble spots, differentiate instruction, and better manage classroom time. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

CUE 2018: 4 Ways Google Forms Create Efficiencies for Teachers and Administrators

EdTech Magazine

Google Forms, which can be used to facilitate a survey or quiz , reports data into Google Sheets so teachers and administrators can use the raw data. Use Forms to Report Discipline Reliably. Though teachers and administrators were supposed to report students for chewing gum, they didn’t always remember. By creating a Google Form to report the gum chewing , teachers only had to enter a few items to report a student and Coley said it was vastly easier to enforce the rule.

What I Wish My Teacher Knew: One Question That Could Change Everything

The CoolCatTeacher

Kyle Schwartz on episode 141 of the 10-Minute Teacher Podcast From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki Davis Follow @coolcatteacher on Twitter. Tip #2: Remember that we’re mandatory reporters. Twitter: kylemschwartz.

Part 3… STEM Resource Series… Over 70 Stemtastic Sites

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

As always, I invite you to follow me on twitter ( @ mjgormans ). The site also features collaboration tools to enable teachers to discuss and share effective instructional practices. It supports students in writing lab and class reports.

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Part 3: Tech Resources and Tools for Differentiated Learning … Writing Process

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Welcome to the third post in a series designed to support the use of technology for differentiated learning… in and beyond the PBL classroom. Before reading, please take a moment to subscribe by email or RSS and also give me a follow on Twitter at mjgormans.

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Part 4: 20 Tech Resources and Tools for Differentiated Learning … Writing Engagement

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Welcome to the fourth post in a series designed to support the use of technology for differentiated learning… in and beyond the PBL classroom. Before reading, please take a moment to subscribe by email or RSS and also give me a follow on Twitter at mjgormans.

Project Based Learning Tips that Will Transform Your Classroom – SULS015

Shake Up Learning

22:37] Differentiate instruction with technology. There are also project managers who report at the beginning of the class. [26:30] Twitter : @coolcatteacher. Title : Teacher and Instructional Technology Director. coolcatteacher on Twitter.

Classroom prizes and grants available!

Educational Technology Guy

24th, they say “how to use technology to differentiate instruction” (51 percent) and “how to use educational games in the classroom” (35 percent) are at the top of their wish list for professional development this year. One of last year’s winners reported back, “I have been participating in the Speak Up survey ever since it started [in 2003]. Follow me on Twitter and Google+.

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No Student Is Unreachable

TeachThought - Learn better.

While there is much discussion about the “debunking” of the “myth” of multiple intelligences, the fact of the matter is that multiple intelligences can provide a kind of framework to diversify and differentiate instruction for all students.

The Biggest Give-Away Yet - Thank You Readers and my Personal Learning Network!

Kleinspiration

Thanks to Twitter, I connected with so many of my dear friends over lunch, group discussions, dinners, and parties. per Heinemann website): Troy Hicks holds sight on good writing workshop instruction. click here to add these amazing people to your Twitter network! *

From “Data Driven” to “Evidence Driven”

The Principal of Change

Differentiated instruction cannot come with standardized assessments, or am I way off here? Often when I share some ideas, I ask participants after to share a reflection through a 30 second video on Twitter. Your ability to create a video on Twitter (skill).

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Google Apps and Chromebooks Web App Recommendations - a whole lot!

Educational Technology Guy

link] Office Word - Google Drive Docs Excel - Google Drive Sheets PowerPoint - Google Drive Slides (Using Google Drive offline [link] ) https://sites.google.com/site/dmagafeandchromebooks/How-to-Use-in-Classroom/drive-docs-sheets-slides Notetaking Google Keep [link] Evernote notetaking and bookmarking [link] Google Drive Docs can also be used for Note taking MoveNote - Ever wish you could hear what students were thinking or trying to develop when they wrote a paper or constructed a lab report?

200 Ways to Use Word Clouds in the Classroom

21st Century Educational Technology and Learning

Before reading, please take a moment to subscribe by email or RSS and also give me a follow on Twitter at mjgormans. I plan on providing sessions that integrate PBL with STEM, Makers, Differentiated Instruction, Inquiry, Deeper Learning, and Technology Integration.

Resources from 25 Presentations at Miami Device 2015

Learning in Hand

Similar to Twitter, you choose who to follow, and you receive notifications when that person starts a broadcast. Stephen’s Episcopal Day School hosted Miami Device , November 12 & 13, 2015.

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Learning Revolution Free Events - Future of Museums Conference Announcement - #EdTechMonth Events Today and Thursday - The Fallacy of Linearity

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Follow #liveclass20 on Twitter and visit [link] for weekly details. Tuesday, May 20th at 1pm CoSN Webinar Series - Over the Horizon: Results from the2014 Horizon K-12 Report , Join us for a sneak preview of the much-anticipated “2014 Horizon Report K-12 Edition,” being released this summer. Learn how to use the Horizon Report Toolkit for your own strategic planning and professional development.

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