Breaking News: Today - Educreations Launches New iPad App and Turns Your iPad Into an Interactive Whiteboard

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Available for the first time ever today, the new iPad app from Educreations will transform teaching. Educreations brings your science lesson to life Educreations founded in 2010 by Wade Roberts and Chris Streeter, and backed by Imagine K12, has a clear goal of giving all students access to the world''s best teachers. Teachers are also able to add individual features, such as student roster specific logins, and Q&A sessions hosted via Educreations.

Bring Parents Into Class Virtually With Video

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blab Connected Educator Digital Citizenship edpuzzle educreations eLearning Strategies Symposium Category Page Flipped Classroom GHO periscope zaptionI am the opposite of the helicopter parent. I am an Artillery Parent. I get my kids up in the morning, and pack them lunch. I load them in the cannon, shoot them at school, wave at them as they go swooooshing by, and hope they land softly. I assume they’ll find their way home […].

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The Foundations of Flipping

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Both my public and private school experiences have provided me with master teacher mentors within the building, opportunities to learn from district leaders and trainers, chances to travel across the country to attend workshops given by some of the most sought after educational consultants, and they''ve provided me with tools to enhance my classroom instruction. The flipped model helps to solve this issue. Today, examples of flipping your classroom use a different medium.

A Hangout On Air about The Flipped Classroom ~ Hawaii Style and Time

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A little group of Hawaii educators held a Hangout on Air about The Flipped Classroom last evening. Anne Torige suggested the flipped classroom, for instance, because she was interested in learning more about it. I had invited Mitch Krulewich, a new teacher at our school, to talk about how he flips his math classroom. Mitch follows the flipped learning model closely and he''s very happy with the results. flipped classroom Google hangouts

Peer Instruction 3.0 – When students do the teaching…with video

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In this inaugural post of The Neighborhood, five classroom teachers from across grade levels discuss what happens when students teach each other using video. Turn to Your Neighbor Asks: As the flipped classroom becomes more and more prevalent in education, teachers are finding new ways to use video and screencasts to spark learning. We have 12 iPads in the classroom. Students have been using the app EDUcreations to create these screencasts.

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Autonomy Breeds Change

A Principal's Reflections

Below is a sample from some of the portfolios: Math teacher Kanchan Chellani has been using her PGP time to create engaging learning activities with Adobe Captivate to flip her classroom. Math teacher Jeff Fiscina learned how to create engaging learning activities using Educreations. Math teacher April Millian has been exploring the flipped instructional approach and has begun to implement it on a routine basis with the use of Edmodo.

Finding Content for Reteaching, Blending, and Flipping

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We talked about using a tool like Socrative or InfuseLearning to get a quick feel for where students are in their learning, and then apps like Explain Everything , Educreations , or ShowMe which teachers can use to create video tutorials based on learning needs. First, don''t forget that some of the best experts on your content reside in your own classroom. With collaboration between teachers, a library could be built by students and teachers from multiple classrooms and schools.

Questions about flipping the classroom

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I recently participated in #CAedcha t on Twitter and we discussed for more than an hour about the flipped classroom. It was such a productive time that it forced me to reflect on my classroom practices and to write a post trying to capture the most meaningful learning. What is flipping the classroom? A lot of teachers have opted for using video as a means of instruction outside the classroom, and thus the confusion with the "video thing".

Top 15 Sites and Apps for Flipped Learning

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A "Flipped Classroom" is a classroom that uses class time to do activities/lessons (guided by the teacher) and "homework" time (at home) for guided instruction (usually through video). Basically, it turns a classroom upside down (or on it's head) where the learning of a topic is done at home and then they applied practice or "work" is done at school. For an excellent info-graphic on what a "Flipped Classroom" is click here.

3 Organizational Apps to Start the School Year

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When looking for an app to curate classroom reading, consider these requirements: works well with your current LMS. Educreations. Today’s classroom requires teachers build how-to videos that are used on class websites, in flipped classrooms, and for professional development. One of the standouts in this screencasting field is Educreations. Overall: Educreations is everything a whiteboard wants to grow up to be.

10 Reasons to Screencast in Your Class and 7 Best-in-class Tools

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Provide video evidence of class activities in a flipped classroom. I’ve started for you by noting cost, what digital devices they work best on, and suggested age group: Educreations . Educreations is a virtual whiteboard for direct teaching or explanations, complete with colored ink choices and the ability to import images. Educreations is best suited for any age group and is designed for iPads. Classroom management screencast

How to go Paperless in Your Classroom

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Every Earth Day, someone in your school, maybe the parent group, raises the question of WHY NOT a paperless classroom? To kickstart your paperless digital classroom requires a modicum of preparation. This may include: Google Apps for Education and/or Google Classroom–this serves as a basic digital portfolio for students, a collaborative tool with classmates, the teacher’s inbox, and her tool for returning graded and analyzed student work.

Go Paperless for Earth Day

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Someone in your school, maybe the parent group, will raise the question of WHY NOT a paperless classroom? To kickstart your paperless digital classroom requires a modicum of preparation. This may include: Google Apps for Education and/or Google Classroom–this serves as a basic digital portfolio for students, a collaborative tool with classmates, the teacher’s inbox and her tool for returning graded and analyzed student work. Earth Day is April 22nd.

Digital Tools for Flipping Your Classroom

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This post originally appeared on The FETC: Future of EdTech Insiders Blog At FETC, I was delighted to attend a session by high school foreign language teacher Rachelle Dene Poth titled, Flipping Classrooms: Trading Spaces and Places Digital Tools and Ideas to Empower Students. During the session Rachelle gave attendees several resources for flipping learning for students. Poth set the stage for the why she wanted flipped learning for her students.

How SAMR and Tech Can Help Teachers Truly Transform Assessment

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What follows are four ways that technology transcends analog tools in education, including those that demonstrate simple recall while providing valuable feedback to fuel learning to the true innovators in our classrooms: teachers. source: vandycft/flickr) By contrast, Reuben Puentedura’s SAMR model suggests increasingly complex ways that technology impacts the classroom. Socrative , Kahoot and TopHat , are great tools for augmenting assessment, especially in flipped classrooms.

Presently Perfect! 10 Powerful Presentation Tools for Educators

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4) Educreations - This FREE app and website, allows you to make cool presentations using an interactive whiteboard format on the app. This is great for teaching a lesson in the flip classroom format. Use it to teach a unit, and share it to the Educreations community site. Flip your classroom, inspire, engage and delight yo ur students 9) Slideshare - Share what you know and love through presentations, infographics, documents, and more.