Mobile Learning with Google (GTT032)

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The mobile devices so many students are equipped with have plenty of processing power — and plenty of potential to amplify learning. Google Teacher Tribe cell phones edtech educational technology g suite Google Apps google teacher tribe googleedu gsuiteedu gttribe mobile learningStudents carry these high-tech devices to school in their pockets all the time. Cell phones.

Offline Activities with Mobile Devices

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“You can see an evident shift from formal curriculum-based learning to informal just-in-time learning, and this is just the beginning!” ~ Pooja Jaisingh. Even without an Internet connection students learn a lot with mobile devices, laptops, and other technologies. Students carry these powerful learning tools in their pockets and can capture the learning all around them. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go.

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Get Learners Moving With Mobile Devices

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Learning is not the product of teaching. Learning is the product of the activity of learners.” Unlike many other technologies, mobile devices can support physical health along with learning. With a mobile device students can create, problem solve, critical think, and engage with the world around them. In my digital book, Learning to Go , you’ll find rubrics, handouts, and lesson plans for some of the activities listed below.

Mobile Learning and Indian Education System

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Students often show more interest in learning from mobile phones, palmtops, tablets and personal digital assistants. Blurring the lines between indoor and outdoor learning environment, mobile devices have become a prominent learning tool. This approach to learning enables accessible learning from anywhere, at any given time, encouraging students to participate in both physical and virtual learning. What Makes Mobile Technology Stand Out?

4 Questions Every Teacher Should Ask About Mobile Learning

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4 Questions Every Teacher Should Ask About Mobile Learning. Untethered from desks, a tablet represents personalized learning potential for a student in ways we’re just catching up to. Truly; the promise of mobile is extraordinary. With every historical date ever needed for World History 101 suddenly contained in the back pocket of your average American eighth grader, we find ourselves in a new environment for learning. iPad Technology ipads mobile learning

How to Empower Your Faculty in Mobile Learning Environment – From Jennifer Carey

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Introducing a new technology into the learning environment can be an intimidating experience, even for seasoned educators. Is the Technology on Your School or in your School Image Credit: Greg Kulowiec Greg Kulowiec , in his talks on iPads and other mobile devices, is fond of asking “Is your technology on your classroom or in your classroom?” Mobile devices are just that, mobile! Look at restructuring learning spaces to be more conducive to your learning environment.

10+ QR Code Activities to Inspire Curiosity and Engage Learners

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Recently I presented a webinar for Simple K12, 10+ QR Code Activities to Inspire Curiosity and Active Learning. There are so many more activities and ideas I share in the slides to help you ignite curiosity and get your students moving and learning! Scan and Learn! Create a basic QR code easily even on your mobile device that leads to a link, a message or any text, your contact details, or your location.

12 ways to use Google Cardboard in your class

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Ed Tech edtech educational technology gafe google cardboard mobile learning virtual reality vrVirtual reality used to be the thing of science fiction books and movies. Now, it’s inexpensive, works with the technology we carry in our pockets, and can transform us to real and imaginary places. I remember watching Marty McFly sit at his table in “Back to the Future Part 2”, watching TV with virtual reality [.].

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8 Cool Resources for Students to Use to Conduct Interviews

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Part of this critical eye is learning how to gather knowledge from reputable sources. We can help our students learn this important process by getting them to conduct interviews with peers or experts. Conducting interviews and piecing together a newscast is one of the missions in my new book, Hacking Digital Learning Strategies: 10 Ways to Launch EdTech Missions. Get your copy of Hacking Digital Learning , The 30 Goals Challenge , or Learning to Go.

20+ Emoji Activities and Resources for Teaching Math, Science, and English

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Learn Emoji. Duolingo offers a free course for anyone to learn emoji in 5 minutes. Students can learn the periodic table of elements by representing each element with an emoji and explaining the connection. Showbie is a learning management system where students can submit work and teachers can provide feedback in a variety of ways, including with emojis. Promote active learning with student devices with Google’s Emoji Scavenger Hunt.

20+ Emoji Activities and Resources for Teaching Math, Science, and English

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Learn Emoji. Duolingo offers a free course for anyone to learn emoji in 5 minutes. Students can learn the periodic table of elements by representing each element with an emoji and explaining the connection. Showbie is a learning management system where students can submit work and teachers can provide feedback in a variety of ways, including with emojis. Promote active learning with student devices with Google’s Emoji Scavenger Hunt.

Visualize Learning with Photo Challenges and Projects

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Learners can use these photos in projects, digital stories, or other learning projects to provide an authentic voice and to show the learning that is taking place all around them. Students go on a mission to take a photo that represents the learning they are doing in your class that they also see in their homes or environment. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers and Learning to Go. “Taking pictures is savoring life intensely, every hundredth of a second.”.

Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Wearables for Learning! Oh My!

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These technologies help engage learners by providing sensory learning and sparking curiosity and imagination. For your next classes, go beyond getting students to read and learn only from worksheets and books. Integrate virtual reality, augmented reality, or wearables to create meaningful learning experiments for students. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers and Learning to Go. Yes, you can afford a few wearables or Google Cardboards in your class.

52 Tools to Inspire Summer Learning with Photo and Video Challenges

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If you have a website, blog, virtual learning site or messaging system like Remind to connect with your learners then you can motivate your students to continue the learning with photo and video challenges. Learners of all ages love taking pictures and videos, especially with their mobile devices. Often, they just need to be challenged to take a closer look, investigate their surroundings, capture their learning, and present it to others.

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CK-12 announces mobile apps with adaptive learning

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CK-12 , a great resource for free e-textbook and curricular resources, has just announced new student mobile apps that provide you with the ability to learn math and science, anywhere, anytime. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. Android ck-12 mobile learning tests The apps , available for iOS and Android , are easy to use and contain over 100,000 adaptive practice questions that adjust in difficulty based on your results.

50 Ways Google Can Help You Become A Better Teacher

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50 Ways Google Can Help You Become A Better Teacher by TeachThought Staff While Apple products are known for their integration in classrooms, increasingly Google is the choice for schools and districts looking for something organized, useful, and inexpensive that’s available on tablet, laptop, Chromebooks, desktop, smartphone, and more. In fact, the sheer diversity of Google […].

Field Trip - free mobile app to help discover your world

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It''s a great way to learn something new about the area around you, from history to local eateries and more. It can be useful for students to learn something new about their home and neighborhood. Related: Some Excellent Virtual Field Trip Resources, including lots from Google Maps -. Follow me on Twitter and Google+. Android mobile learning smartphone

Mobile Schools: The Next Generation in Communication and Engagement

A Principal's Reflections

As an early adopter of transformative technologies, I have been watching the mobile app space carefully to see how it can benefit all facets of education. I had them come down and meet with several student leaders and me this past spring where I shared my vision of having a mobile app for New Milford HS , which could also be shared with other schools. My vision is for every high school around the country to have its own native mobile app.

Search for Mobile Apps Using Google

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Yesterday I learned from a TCEA Tweet that Google has launched an app search feature. What a cool tool for those of us working in mobile learning environments - whether they be individual teacher devices, pods of classroom devices, 1:1, or BYOD - to use to explore app possibilities without having to log into an app store first! If you have any other ideas for using Google''s new app search, please share below in the comments.

Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides

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The post Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides appeared first on Shake Up Learning. Let’s have some fun with Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides! The first one was Collaborative Magnetic Poetry with Google Drawings. The second one was the Halloween version: Halloween Magnetic Poetry with Google Drawings. Google Drawings v. Google Slides. The first versions were shared in Google Drawings. Learn when and where you want!

30 Apps to Spread and Enjoy Some Holiday Cheer

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To motivate them tie their learning into activities where they get to send some holiday cheer or celebrate the holidays. Find ideas for activities in my slide presentation, Mobile Holiday Apps for Spreading Cheer. Get your copy of Hacking Digital Learning , The 30 Goals Challenge , or Learning to Go. Mobile Holiday Apps for Spreading Cheer from Shelly Sanchez Terrell. Tie this into learning vocabulary about parts of the body, clothing, or the weather.

Creating Digital Books to Help Others: 20+ Apps, Tools & Ideas

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I’ve included some ideas below and a slide presentation with tips and resources to get students creating digital books that help those around them while learning. Students can learn math, science and literature while helping feed others by creating cookbooks. I recommend using BookCreator, Issuu, Slipp.It, or Google Docs. Science experiments you can eat - students can learn the science behind making homemade ice cream, taffy, or fizzy potions.

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20 Tools, Apps, & Tips for Engaging Assessment

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Instead, assessment should help students celebrate the learning they’ve grasped and reflect on their journey achieving that learning. Formative assessment can help motivate students to continue their learning journeys and strive to learn more! Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go. Get students to use Google Docs to fill out these exit slips digitally and keep a copy!

Translate Text on the Fly Using Your Phone and the Google Translate App. Brilliant!

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Image Source The Visual Translation Function Built Into Google Translate is Some #AwesomeTech Note to my regular readers: As you know, normally on Sunday I post a “Tweet Wrap” sharing. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].

Digital Activities & Icebreakers for Gen Y

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It lets people be creative … productive … learn things they didn’t think they could learn before, and so in a sense it is all about potential.” Our students’ digital behavior influences our learning, language, rituals, values, routines, customs, and communication. It is important we help our students create meaningful messages and learn to effectively collaborate and respect their peers. Give them learning missions you grade with digital badges.

Creating Digital Books: 15+ Ideas & Resources

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I’ve included some ideas below and a slide presentation with tips and resources to get students creating digital books that help those around them while learning. Get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go. Creating & Learning with Digital Books from Shelly Sanchez Terrell. Students can learn math, science and literature while helping feed others by creating cookbooks. I recommend using BookCreator, Issuu, Slipp.It, or Google Docs.

EduGems: Edtech Updates, Google Tools, & More

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Scroll for the sections- Google Tools, Technology Updates, Resources, and Smart Tools. If you enjoyed these finds, you may want to get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go , which has digital and mobile activities and handouts. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Vol 1:1, click here to read the other EduGems issues !

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Tips for BYOD Equity

A Principal's Reflections

For cash strapped districts BYOD seems like the logical solution to leverage the mobile devices students have to enhance learning, increase productivity, conduct better research, address critical digital literacies, and teach digital responsibility. However, in practice it is important to ensure that any initiative involving student-owned devices is well thought out with a resulting plan for action focused on student learning. BYOD mobile learning mobile learning devices

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Considering Home Learning When Doing Mobile

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Many schools are going mobile or one-to-one. Schools sometimes make decisions without thinking about the full consequences such as mobile and home learning. If schools supply mobile devices to the students, do the students take the mobile devices home? If students do not take the mobile device home, then mobile is only considered an in-school learning tool. Teachers cannot assign at home mobile work. Students can not learn 24/7.

5 Google Tools to Support All Levels of Reading

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Free Tools & Resources Mobile Learning Resources _ Miscellaneous Tools and Topics google apps for reading decoding annotation google draw visualize readings google form learn text structure google web apps reflecting on reading web apps for enhancing reading fluency comprehension

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Go On Incredibly Fun Learning Adventures With These Amazing Green Screen Ideas!

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With more preparation you can integrate green screen technology in much more imaginative and advanced ways that will send students your students on incredible learning adventures! Design cool slides to import into your video with Keynote, PowerPoint, Google Slides, or any graphic editor then upload as an image to your favorite green screen app! Effective Technology Integration Mobile Learning digital video green screen student videos video learning video projects

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Video Projects to Engage Learners: 20+ Tools & Tips

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In my digital book, Learning to Go , find editable handouts and rubrics for creating video projects. Find a storyboard your students can edit in Learning to Go. Your students can also create storyboards using the Storyboard Generator tool or find a Google Template to adapt. They can edit videos taken with their mobile devices with apps like Splice for iOS devices and VidEditor. Recently added to the Survival Tips for Teachers !

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App Ed Review Roundup: 4 Powerhouse Google Drive Add-ons

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Add These Apps to Your Google Drive Now! The flexible ways Google Drive can be used for education are borderline amazing! Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning ResourcesWhether it’s storing files, sharing information, or collaborating during a. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].

EduGems: Edtech Updates, Google Tools, & More

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Scroll for the sections- Google Tools, Technology Updates, Resources, and Smart Tools. If you enjoyed these finds, you may want to get your copy of The 30 Goals for Teachers or Learning to Go , which has digital and mobile activities and handouts. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. Vol 1:1, click here to read the other EduGems issues !

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40+ Hashtags to Follow to Learn About the Latest Teaching Trends

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This summer learn more about teaching trends by exploring hashtags. Hashtags are the key for educators to learn about the latest teaching trends and find lesson ideas and free resources from teachers who put these trends into practice. To discover the resources and bloggers connected to a specific hashtag, search for the hashtag on Google or a social network. Get your copy of Learning to Go or The 30 Goals for Teachers.

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