Teaching Shakespeare in a Flipped Classroom

Graphite Blog

No name is as divisive in an English classroom. When flipping my classroom, I try to think about how students need their peers and what they can do independently at home. Due to the complexity of the work, we must scaffold Shakespeare strategically and flip thoughtfully. Here are five ways to flip Shakespeare without losing your students in the process. Use screen-casting software and flip the modeling for home use and reference. Shakespeare.

Teaching Shakespeare in a Flipped Classroom

Graphite Blog

No name is as divisive in an English classroom. When flipping my classroom, I try to think about how students need their peers and what they can do independently at home. Due to the complexity of the work, we must scaffold Shakespeare strategically and flip thoughtfully. Here are five ways to flip Shakespeare without losing your students in the process. Use screen-casting software and flip the modeling for home use and reference. Shakespeare.

A Glimpse of the Future: What the K-12 Classroom Will Look Like in 2025

Ed Tech from the Ground Up

This week I’ll be on a panel discussing the Future Classroom at this year’s STEM Summit hosted by Towson University. As technology becomes a larger part of the classroom, I hope GPA becomes a thing of the past.

Khan Academy: Friend or Foe?

A Principal's Reflections

In addition to using Yahoo doodle, he began writing quiz software in 2006. As the site increased in popularity it caught the eye of Bill Gates and Google with an end result being over 4 million in funding.

Flip your classroom through reverse instruction

The Electric Educator

When in the classroom Sams and Bergsma spent their time interacting with the students individually on "homework" assignments. They flipped the classroom to make it more flexible and dynamic, matching it with the needs of the students. Use Google Docs !

Review: Ask3, a Free iPad App by TechSmith

The Electric Educator

They have produced some great software titles, are strong supporters of education and teachers, and are a Michigan company! The Flipped Classroom was a very popular movement in 2012. Many teachers have flipped their classrooms already. I''m a big TechSmith fan.

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EdTech Acronyms Explained

EdTech4Beginners

FC – Flipped Classroom ( click here for my guide to flipping lessons ). FL – Flipped Learning ( click here for my guide to flipping lessons ). GAFE – Google Apps For Education (include Google Docs, Google Sites etc).

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10 Tools to Help you Flip Your Classroom

The Electric Educator

Two years ago I "flipped" my high school Anatomy & Physiology class. Camtasia Studio : The leading screen casting software title on the market. Google Docs : You will be creating lots of presentations and handouts in your flipped classroom. Google Docs lets you do the common word-processing tasks. The benefit of using Google Docs is that your files live in the cloud and are updated in real-time. flipped classroom

Technology in Schools – Future Changes in the Classroom.

EdTech4Beginners

With the ease of Google Apps and similar applications, employees and students alike can share files and work on documents and spreadsheets in real time – whether they’re a mile down the road or in a different country altogether. and UK schools are flipping their lessons plans.

22 Digital Tools You Must Have in Your Classroom

Ask a Tech Teacher

Those geeky tech tools that we adults like to avoid are taking over the classroom. Here are the top 22 digital tools your colleagues are using in their classrooms: annotation tool. flipped classroom. Google Apps. The classroom backchannel makes that happen.

New Year’s Resolution: I’m Moving ALL Assessment into the Classroom

Catlin Tucker

this year I am bound and determined to move ALL assessment into the classroom! I’ll explain how I plan to use each specifically to create the time needed to move assessment back into the classroom.

Using Microsoft Word Online – from Jennifer Carey

EdTechTeacher

Chromebooks are a popular medium in schools for a variety of reasons: price, easy management, quick startup times, robust builds, and ready deployment of Google Apps for Education. Google & Web Tools in the Student-Centered Classroom. Flipped Classroom.

And the top e-learning trends for 2016 are.

Neo LMS

For those in the know, learning integration in the cloud isn’t just about using online cloud storage solutions here and there – it also involves the technical aspects of cloud computing such as learning platforms being offered as SaaS (Software as a Service) or PaaS (Platform as a Service), and the ability to access such platforms on any platform, and more importantly, 24/7 collaboration. Cloud classrooms will become the norm. Classrooms will finally become cloud-centric.

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5 Tips for incorporating blended learning into your classroom

Neo LMS

Veteran teachers — who are, by nature, also of an older generation — are being compelled to include technology into their long-held and hard-won traditional classroom techniques in order to meet policy goals of their districts or schools. Google Forms is a great way to achieve this.

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

Ask a Tech Teacher

Screencast tools may be web-based, software, or a browser add-on and include some or all of the following: a spotlight for the mouse. Provide video evidence of class activities in a flipped classroom. Google Hangouts on Air. Classroom management screencast

Video Assignments Are the New Term Paper. How Does That Change Teaching and Learning?

Edsurge

The Google-owned service is widely used that it may already soak up more than a third of all mobile traffic. And that has led to new teaching practices, mainly flipped classrooms where professors require students to watch video lectures for homework and use class time for more active discussions or hands-on activities. We might imagine a video avatar representing a software tutor or answering campus questions in the shape of a college mascot or historical figure.

4 Important Lessons from 15 Years in EdTech

Gaggle Speaks

Today, Gaggle provides our Safe Classroom Learning Management System and Safety Management products for Google Apps for Education or Office 365 to millions of students who are creating, collaborating and sharing in a safe environment.

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10 Space Websites That Will Launch Your Class Study

Ask a Tech Teacher

100,000 Stars is programmed by space enthusiasts at Google. This program reminded me of SimEarth –a wildly popular software program released twenty-five years ago–but on a much simpler level. This game is by Planet In Action, a provider of exciting Google Earth-based games.

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4 Important Lessons from 15 Years in EdTech

Gaggle Speaks

Today, Gaggle provides our Safe Classroom Learning Management System and Safety Management products for Google Apps for Education or Office 365 to millions of students who are creating, collaborating and sharing in a safe environment.

Presently Perfect! 10 Powerful Presentation Tools for Educators

MSEDTechie

Try Emaze, an online presentation software. 3) Google Presentations - This FREE tools is simple to use to make quality presentations that can be shared out with the whole class. Google''s interactive features allow you to collaborate, as well as add graphics, pictures, colors, fonts.

10 Tools to Help you Flip Your Classroom

The Electric Educator

Two years ago I "flipped" my high school Anatomy & Physiology class. Camtasia Studio : The leading screen casting software title on the market. Google Docs : You will be creating lots of presentations and handouts in your flipped classroom. Google Docs lets you do the common word-processing tasks. The benefit of using Google Docs is that your files live in the cloud and are updated in real-time.

Future Proofing Your Video Platform: A Cautionary Tale About Obsolescence

Edsurge

Academic Priorities for Video Video is already playing a more central role in teaching and learning as a new generation of students (many of whom were born after Google was founded) approach learning differently. Used effectively, it can extend instructional time beyond the classroom and enable interactive learning as students effortlessly review class recordings, collaborate with peers, and record insights via their mobile device.

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A Dictionary For 21st Century Teachers: Learning Models & Technology

TeachThought - Learn better.

Purpose: Improving our chance for a common language in discussing existing and emerging learning trends, model, and technology in hopes of innovation in classrooms, and collectively, education at large. Flipped Classroom. Google Apps for Education. Google Classroom.

The SMART Learning Suite: Any device. Any Approach.

The Cornerstone Blog

The SMART Learning Suite works with any internet connected devices, so it’s compatible with whatever technology you already have in your classroom. The latest version will run on mobile devices so that teachers can interact with the lessons from anywhere in the classroom.

The SMART Learning Suite: Any device. Any Approach.

The Cornerstone Blog

The SMART Learning Suite works with any internet connected devices, so it’s compatible with whatever technology you already have in your classroom. The latest version will run on mobile devices so that teachers can interact with the lessons from anywhere in the classroom.

The SMART Learning Suite: Any device. Any Approach.

The Cornerstone Blog

The SMART Learning Suite works with any internet connected devices, so it’s compatible with whatever technology you already have in your classroom. The latest version will run on mobile devices so that teachers can interact with the lessons from anywhere in the classroom.

The SMART Learning Suite: Any device. Any Approach.

The Cornerstone Blog

The SMART Learning Suite works with any internet connected devices, so it’s compatible with whatever technology you already have in your classroom. The latest version will run on mobile devices so that teachers can interact with the lessons from anywhere in the classroom.

The SMART Learning Suite: Any device. Any Approach.

The Cornerstone Blog

The SMART Learning Suite works with any internet connected devices, so it’s compatible with whatever technology you already have in your classroom. The latest version will run on mobile devices so that teachers can interact with the lessons from anywhere in the classroom.

Not Another Dashboard: K-12 Interoperability Efforts Aim to Inform (Not Just Report)

Edsurge

Perhaps we’ve grown too accustomed to paying for purchases with a mobile app, or booking reservations online, or using Google to plan our daily commutes. One of the most visible efforts around K–12 interoperability so far may seem wholly mundane: rostering , or the ability for schools and vendors to create and manage student accounts and login credentials for different software programs. Data interoperability should be invisible.

Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Google) biotech company, Calico. “ Coding Boot Camps Attract Tech Companies,” says The Wall Street Journal in a story that contains this gem: Google , which has hired workers from Flatiron and other academies, recently studied the efficacy of coding camps. Various updates from Google : The company is “killing Google Hangouts on Air,” says The Verge. ” And via the Google blog , news of more features added to the company’s pseudo-LMS.

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Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

” Via NPR : “ Kentucky Governor Claims Kids Were Assaulted While Teachers Absent From Classroom.” Via Techcrunch : “ Grasshopper , a learn-to-code app from Google ’s Area 120 incubator, goes live.” ” Via Edsurge : “ Google and Udacity Offering 5,000 Scholarships for Nanodegree Programs.” ” Via Technode : “ Tsinghua University is using the cloud to make it rain in the classroom.”

Education Technology and the Year of Wishful Thinking

Hack Education

Psychology, a field of research whose history is tightly bound to education technology, continued to face a “ reproducibility crisis ” this year, with challenges to research on “ ego depletion ,” to claims based on fMRI software , and – of course – to the Reproducibility Project itself , that 2015 report that found that the results in less than 40% of a sample of 100 articles in psychology journals held up to retesting. Or the flipped classroom.

Learning Revolution Newsletter - Week's Events - OZeLive Conference Starts - Michael Stephens, Pam Moran, and Ira Socol Highlighted Videos

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join us virtually as well for a one-day worldwide conference on Reinventing the Classroom on May 1st. Wednesday, February 19th at 4:30pm BrainPOP: Beyond the Flipped Classroom with POPstar Lisa Parisi , Some call it the “flippedclassroom with “blended” learning, others call it good instruction that takes advantage of modern technology and media. Classroom 2.0 Classroom 2.0 Education Revolution Google+ Community Reflections on MakerSpace trends.

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Hack Education Weekly News

Hack Education

Also via NPR : “From YouTube Pioneer Sal Khan , A School With Real Classrooms.” ” “For-Profit Coalition Seeks to Bolster the Flipped-Classroom Approach,” The Chronicle of Higher Education reports on what appears to be a new company founded by BAM Radio’s Errol St. Fees to join the Flipped Learning Global Initiative are $5000/year. Education Politics.

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Learning Revolution - Week's Free Events - Reinventing the Classroom - Library 2.014 - The Real 1:1 - Reclaim Learning

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Updates Partner Spotlight Calendar of Events Deadlines Highlighted Recordings NMC Navigator Top Ten Conversations Submit a Video or Quote Kudos Updates Reinventing the Classroom. Ever since I started Classroom 2.0 I''ve looked forward to holding an event specifically about Ed Tech in the classroom. we''re pleased to announce and issue the call for proposals for Reinventing the Classroom. Classroom 2.0 Classroom 2.0 One of our very favorite Classroom 2.0

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