The Great Learning Management System Debate: Featuring Canvas, Schoology and Google Classroom

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These include, but aren’t limited to: Google Drive, Turnitin, Respondus, Quizlet, Playposit and more! This turns everyday assignments into interactive lessons with students able to interact with the edtech tool directly without clicking a link to go to the apps site. Google Classroom uses API integration with edtech tools they have partnered with. There is no ability to embed edtech tools directly within an assignment.

Thwart Tech-Savvy Quiz Takers with Locked Mode

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Unfortunately, these technologies also come with their own challenges. Many schools have resorted to expensive and clunky classroom management software to help monitor behavior while students engage with technology. MORE FROM EDTECH: Check out how technology can help teachers mitigate bad behavior in the classroom. MORE FROM EDTECH: See how one Texas school tackled their one-to-one chromebook program. Thwart Tech-Savvy Quiz Takers with Locked Mode.

Digital Testing Safeguards

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In 2013 I wrote my first blog post on managing technology usage in the classroom. The fear of off task behavior still seems to be one of the main reasons teachers are hesitant to use technology five years later. It starts with intentional boundaries being placed on students anytime technology is in their hands from pre-K forward. Canvas cheating creating quizzes DIGITAL TESTING edtech exams question banks test integrity