8 Examples of Transforming Lessons Through the SAMR Cycle

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Examples of Applying the SAMR Model can Help Teachers Understand and Embrace it The SAMR Model for integrating technology into teaching, developed by Dr. Ruben Puentedura, has gained a good deal of.

25 Examples Of Mobile Teaching

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25 Simple Examples Of Mobile Teaching by TeachThought Staff This is part 2 of a 2-part series on Mobile Teaching. The post 25 Examples Of Mobile Teaching appeared first on TeachThought. Part 1 was Making The Shift To Mobile-First Teaching. Mobile teaching is about planning and executing learning through mobile devices. You might want to be notified when a student accesses a quiz or reading you […]. The Future Of Learning New Teacher

Six Examples of What Personalized Learning Looks Like

Education Elements

Check out our Core Four white paper for a more detailed description of these elements, as well as classroom examples. Each year we receive hundreds of questions along the lines of, “Okay…so what does personalized learning actually look like?”. We have a few answers to this question. One is that personalized learning always involves these core four elements - targeted instruction, data-driven decisions, flexible content, and student reflection and ownership.

5 ways tech can truly improve learning (with examples)

Ditch That Textbook

Trainers, bloggers and education pundits tend to use lots of catch phrases and buzz words to talk about the power of technology in education. You’ll hear things like this: Technology is a game changer. Technology can do so much for education. The Internet is full of resources we can use.

ECM 147: App Smashing Definition and Examples

The CoolCatTeacher

App Smashing inventor, Greg Kulowiec shares many examples on today’s show. The post ECM 147: App Smashing Definition and Examples appeared first on Cool Cat Teacher Blog.

Reading by Example Newsletter 9-8-18: Reading Clearly

Reading By Example

His helpful examples and suggestions for engaging with an audience during all parts of the creative process. This blog now has a newsletter! I’ll be reposting the first couple of lists here to build awareness for it. You can subscribe here for free. Thanks for reading, -Matt.

Editing Videos for Involuntary Curiosity: 3 Chemistry Examples

Cycles of Learning

Below are a few examples from the past two weeks in my chemistry class (note: videos are downloaded using savefrom.net and trimmed using Quicktime ) Example #1 Goal: Spark Involuntary Curiosity about intermolecular forces.

30 Examples Of Disruption In The Classroom

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30 Examples Of Disruption In The Classroom by Terry Heick This post has been republished from a previous version and is actually intended to supplement the “Cycle of Learning Innovation,” which means this is less about analysis and context and more about the examples. The post 30 Examples Of Disruption In The Classroom appeared first on TeachThought.

Be the Example

A Principal's Reflections

“ The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion. ” – Paulo Coelho Change is hard. I drafted memos and emails that provided guidance and examples. Below are some key takeaways in relation to being the example: Eloquent speeches about common values are not nearly enough.

A SAMR deep dive: Deconstructing SAMR with examples

Ditch That Textbook

When I first learned of the SAMR tech integration model, it was like fireworks went off in the background. I was at a technology conference. I had been using technology in the classroom for a few years but had no framework for implementing it well.

12 Examples Of Gamification In The Classroom

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8 ways technology is revolutionizing education (with examples)

Ditch That Textbook

With new technology, today’s classrooms have tools that can make learning happen that was impossible in recent years. Now, students can create impressive products as class projects that would have required lots of equipment or money in the past.

Examples of using Evernote as: teacher, student, admin

Educational Technology Guy

So, here are some resources and examples of how to use it. For example, in one note, you may have a person''s name as someone that is a resource. Evernote , my main resource, is a very useful app. Many people want to learn to use it, but aren''t sure where to start.

Read by Example Newsletter 9-15-18: Finding the Time

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This blog now has a newsletter! I’ll be reposting the first couple of lists here to build awareness for it. You can subscribe here for free. Thanks for reading, -Matt. This week’s theme finds time as a thread throughout the ideas shared here.

Read by Example Newsletter, 10-6-18: Work/Life Balance

Reading By Example

In this week’s newsletter, we explore the concept of work-life balance. Do checklists drain you? Consider an “un-checklist”, described in this post , in which you add daily experiences to a list that documents an interesting life. Commit30 is my favorite planner. My wife introduced it to me.

Reading by Example Newsletter, 10-13-18: Data-Informed Instruction

Reading By Example

This week’s newsletter focuses on the use of data in the classroom to inform teaching and learning. What do you do when the data isn’t making any sense? Our instructional leadership team and I encountered this challenge in this post.

Mini-Lesson Examples and Mentor Text Ideas for Workshop!

Kleinspiration

The better the examples of good literature I can expose the children to, the better they will be as engaged readers and quality writers. Looking at Student Examples The students start by rehearsing their pieces orally after they''ve selected their strong feeling from their Heart Map.

Read by Example Newsletter, 9-22-18: Professional Growth

Reading By Example

This blog now has a newsletter! I’ll be reposting the first couple of lists here to build awareness for it. You can subscribe here for free. Thanks for reading, -Matt. This week I found personal growth to be a common thread in the posts and related resources.

#Iwishmyteacherknew Examples Revealing All Around

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#Iwishmyteacherknew Examples Revealing All Around. Students, teachers (and some trolls) have jumped in with both feet to provide an assortment of sharing that’s–well, check out 40 or so examples we’ve curated below. by TeachThought Staff.

Integrate Technology Effectively! Tip: Inspire with Student Examples

Teacher Reboot Camp

That is why I love to show my students various examples of digital projects from learners just like them! In my new book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions , I list different student examples for learners to evaluate with reflection activities in the Mission Prep sections. Examples of Learners Creating and Problem Solving With Technology . For student created digital textbooks check out these examples- Creatures, Plants and More!

20 Formative Assessment Examples to Try [+ Downloadable List]

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The post 20 Formative Assessment Examples to Try [+ Downloadable List] appeared first on Prodigy Blog. Every educator wants to improve their instruction and student learning, but it’s challenging while teaching a class or unit. This is when formative assessments come into play.

Read by Example Newsletter, 9-28-18: Courage and Fear

Reading By Example

This will be the last time the newsletter will be reposted here in its entirety. You can sign up for the newsletter here for free. Thanks for reading, -Matt. In this week’s newsletter, we explore the themes of courage and fear. Ever wonder why we don’t change?

4K Video is Going to be Amazing! 7 Examples to Check Out Now

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Best Education and Technology Videos Future of Education Technology _ Miscellaneous Tools and Topics 4k video examples 4k videos and education ultra hi def HD and education ultra high def video examples what is 4k video

4 Teacher Evaluation Models to Use (With Examples!)

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The post 4 Teacher Evaluation Models to Use (With Examples!) Teacher evaluation is a topic of hot debate in the world of K-12 schooling, and for good reason.

4 Examples Of Increasing Rigor In Summative Assessment

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15 Culturally-Responsive Teaching Strategies and Examples + Downloadable List

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8 Active Learning Strategies and Examples [+ Downloadable List]

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The post 8 Active Learning Strategies and Examples [+ Downloadable List] appeared first on Prodigy Blog. As a teacher, one of your biggest challenges is to plan lessons that inspire your students to stay actively involved in the learning process.

30 Examples Of Disruptions In The Classroom

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30 Examples Of Disruptions In The Classroom. This post is actually intended to supplement the “Cycle of Learning Innovation” model that will be publishing tomorrow (7.7.2015), which means this is less about analysis and context and more about the examples.

The Best Video Clips Showing Examples Of Bad & Good Listening – Contribute More!

Larry Ferlazzo

I’ll be doing my usual lesson on “good” and “bad” listening this week, and decided to spice it up a bit with some video clips showing examples of both. Couleur / Pixabay.

3 Fun Examples Of Technology-Based Assessement

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10 Examples Of ‘Old’ Education Technology

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10 Examples Of ‘Old’ Education Technology. The post 10 Examples Of ‘Old’ Education Technology appeared first on TeachThought. At One Point An Abacus Was Considered ‘Education Technology’ By: Tess Pajaron, Open Colleges.

4 examples of engaging vision-impaired students in STEM

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STEM learning is a cornerstone of education in today’s K-12 schools, but STEM classrooms often aren’t all that inspiring to students who are blind or have low vision.

OPINION: This war veteran, and adult learner, set an example — in the 16th century

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Tons of Classroom Examples Using Augmented Reality with @Aurasma - A Complete How-To Guide!

Kleinspiration

For example, imagine holding your phone over a poster on the wall as if you were going to take a photo of that poster, and then instantly a video starts playing to offer you additional information about that particular poster.

105 Report Card Comments: Useful Examples, Tips & Strategies

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The post 105 Report Card Comments: Useful Examples, Tips & Strategies appeared first on Prodigy Blog. While just about every teacher agrees that report card comments are important, there are few who actually look forward to writing them. Because every instructor knows working under tight deadlines to create upwards of 20 unique and detailed reports isn’t exactly a straightforward task. And while no one at your school knows your students […].

How to Teach Convergent and Divergent Thinking: Definitions, Examples, Templates and More

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To help you effectively teach and reinforce these strategies, this convergent and divergent thinking guide will explain and explore: Definitions Examples of questions Tips for creating your own questions […]. Not all problems require the same approach.

3 Examples Of Game-Based Learning: Actual Stories From The Classroom

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Sharing Learning with Working Examples

ProfHacker

I recently was introduced to one such platform, Working Examples. Examples are broken down into three stages: the seed, where a project begins; the sprout, where the project takes shape; and the bloom, after a project is complete.

Meaningful Learning with Digital Portfolios: Tools & Examples

Teacher Reboot Camp

Check out my Weebly portfolio at ShellyTerrell.com as an example. Find examples of my students’ Pinterest portfolios and how I set up the project and assessed it in the presentation below. Their presentations include screenshots, links, and examples. Examples of my students’ pinterest eportfolios. Recently added to the Survival Tips for Teachers. How you climb a mountain is more important than reaching the top.” – Yvon Chouinard.

This Year’s “What If?” History Project Student Examples

Larry Ferlazzo

History Lessons for all the needed hand-outs and tons of examples. This post contains a few examples from this year’s classes. They are doing that now, and I’ll share examples from the ELL students next week.

8 Ways to Annotate Readings, Websites and Online Articles with Examples

Teacher Reboot Camp

Below are examples from my students using the free Grackle Marks add-on for Google Docs and the paid pro version of Newsela. “Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours.” ” – John Locke.

5 examples of personalized learning in action

eSchool News

As technology becomes more and more ubiquitous in classrooms across the nation, it is easier than ever for students with different learning styles and needs to create personalized learning environments.

Using @Quizlet to Begin AP Calculus Prep – Review Notecards w Example Questions #edtech

techieMusings

I asked students to find and solve an example problem for each term. For each term, I asked them to find an example problem related to that definition. For students, it was challenging to come up with good example problems for each term on their own.