Teaching in Social Media Contexts

SpeechTechie

Social Media is part of life--and a good context for targeting social cognition and narrative language. A few contexts in which I have used social media in the last several months: GCF Learn Free has great simple tutorials on social media outlets.

Class Tech Tips: 10 Tips for Using Social Media to Tell Your School’s Story

techlearning

From Instagram to Twitter, social media has a powerful way of connecting users from around the world. But how can you start using social media platforms to tell your school’s story in local and global ways? Try using a mobile app like Snapseed.

12 Principles Of Mobile Learning

TeachThought - Learn better.

12 Principles Of Mobile Learning. Mobile Learning is about self-actuated personalization. As learning practices and technology tools change, mobile learning itself will continue to evolve. As mobile learning is a blend of the digital and physical, diverse metrics (i.e.,

7 Reasons Why Mobile Apps Are Great for Vocabulary Boosting

EmergingEdTech

Mobile Apps Can be a Highly Effective Way to Discover and Learn New Vocabulary Think about how lucky students are these days. They can use different technologies to access knowledge at any time. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.

The Best Resources, Sites, and Apps for Your Student Based on Their Learning Style

EmergingEdTech

Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning Resources Social Media & Social Learning

ISTE Social Media& Web Resources

The Daring Librarian

I curated the info from various ISTE publications, the main ISTE webpage, and used my own graphics wherever possible so that the new ISTE board members would have everything ISTE Social Media on one wikipage. Have an iPhone or an iPad?

Smartphone Photography Tips and Apps

The CoolCatTeacher

Mobile artist communities are growing. Meri has displayed her mobile art in some of the most prestigious art museums in the world.) What are mobile artists? What are commonly used terms by mobile artists? Mobile artist communities are growing.

Science Backed Learning Techniques Make Learnia a Powerful (and Fun!) App

EmergingEdTech

Educational Games & Gamification Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Making the case for Education Technologies Mobile Learning Resources Social Media & Social Learning

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. My vision is for every high school around the country to have its own native mobile app. we have a richly-featured mobile app.

Why Chat Matters for Homework

EmergingEdTech

Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning Resources Social Media & Social LearningChat can be a powerful aid for students At Socratic, we talk to students every week.

36 Edtech Tools I’m Using Right Now in My Classroom and Life

The CoolCatTeacher

Crescerance and MAD-Learn (for Mobile App Development). Crescerance and MAD-Learn are my tools for mobile app development. The kids are programming apps and using the MAD (mobile app development) Learn platform. MAD stands for “Mobile App Development.”

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3 Tech Platforms for Students to Practice Speaking Foreign Languages

EmergingEdTech

Free Tools & Resources iPads and Other Tablet Devices iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning Resources Social Media & Social Learning _ Miscellaneous Tools and Topics how can students practice speaking a foreign language practice speaking foreign languages online

A true gift from SHEG: DIY digital literacy assessments and tools for historical thinking

NeverEndingSearch

Claims on Social Media : Students consider the sources of a tweet and the information contained in it in order to describe what makes it both a useful and not useful source of information. Social Media Video : Students watch an online video and identify its strengths and weaknesses.

Do mobile devices stunt social-emotional skills?

eSchool News

As more of our lives are consumed with digital technology — social media, texting and smartphones — is it any wonder that our children are growing up with electronic gadgets as companions? Every day he sees the impact on social development with his middle-schoolers.

6 Must-Have Mobile Device Apps for the School Administrator

The 21st Century Principal

Ask yourself what makes an app on a mobile device useful, and the answer is that the most useful apps have these four characteristics: The app is available for and syncs across multiple devices. This means users can use the app on their iPad, Android phone, or even their Kindle Fire. This rule applies to any software, but most especially to mobile apps. Being able to share using app has rapidly become an expectation, especially with mobile device apps.

6 Tips I Wish I’d Known When I Started Blogging

Ask a Tech Teacher

What a wonderful shortcut to save-insert-find media you usually have to do. Then, you get into a rhythm: Jot an idea down as a ‘draft post’ using whatever digital device you like (mobile, iPad, laptop, computer.

Revised List of Top iPad Apps for School Administrators

The 21st Century Principal

In November 2010, I wrote a blog post entitled “Top iPad Apps for School Administrators.” I thought it time to revise my list of iPad apps now that I have returned to using the iPad. If you are new to the iPad and are looking for apps for your tablet, these are a good start. If you are a power iPad user, hopefully you will find an app or two here to add to your list, or maybe you can suggest some of your own top apps.

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Tools to Help Become a Tech Savvy Educator

A Principal's Reflections

21st Century Leadership Shift Happens (must see video for any educator unfamiliar with the tends and impacts associated with technology and social media. Principals can use social media for communication, public relations, branding, professional development, and opportunity.

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Time Is Not Always On Our Side- 5 Minute Mobile Projects with Field Trips

MSEDTechie

Sometimes we want our students to complete quick mobile projects that take very little time, but produce awesome projects. Each group on the field trip had an iPad to capture video and or images to document their experience. Time is NOT on our side.

“After School:” Mobile SM App for High Schoolers Offers Potential Headaches for Educators

The 21st Century Principal

See “Why Parents and Administrators Are Freaking Outv About an App Called After School.” ) It is easy to sound the alarm when these kinds of social media platforms arise, but it turns out that this particular app has been around at least a year.

EdTechSandyK's Top 5 Posts of 2013

EdTechSandyK

iPad Basic Training for Teachers , 8/30/13 - After spending a spring and summer immersed in designing training for my school district''s "iPads for Teachers" initiative, I thought it would be beneficial if I shared our process and online materials.

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Educating parents of the Siri generation

eSchool News

Previous ISTE coverage has focused on iPads and coding and keynoter Josh Stumpenhorst.]. As an administrator in a one-to-one mobile device district, I’ve seen firsthand how access to devices can disrupt learning for both good and bad.

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What You May Not Know About Music Technology for the K-12 Classroom: Infographic

Brilliant or Insane

Mobile devices and social media are primary resources for learning in the 21st-century classroom. Infographics Innovation Technology ipad music Brilliant or Insane. The ubiquity of these tools is spreading to all ages and subjects. Music teachers may not be the first to leap at technology for instruction, but as this infographic indicates, there are many ways to use web tools and tablets in [.].

10 Pros And Cons Of A Bring Your Own Device Scheme.

EdTech4Beginners

They are when students are asked to bring in their own mobile device and use them in their learning. 9) Work can be shared easily with classmates, parents and on social media; this gives children an audience. What happens if another student breaks an iPad?

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Goal: Inspire With a Graphic

Teacher Reboot Camp

Share this message visually on social media. In chapter 20, Goal: Spread Your Message, of The 30 Goals Challenge for Teachers , I encourage teachers to write down the messages they wish to share with others, then spread these messages on social media. have apps for creating infographics and pics on your iPad. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. .

My Administrator’s Complete iPad Apps List

The 21st Century Principal

I have posted before about individual iPad apps, but have yet to offer my complete iPad apps list. Perhaps this list would be most useful for the new iPad user who just wants to explore some apps. News and Events Apps ABC News: This is a recent addition to my iPad app list. It is one of my sources for news on the iPad. The iPad app gives me another source of news. This app gives me the ability to access my work documents from the iPad.

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Winter Magnetic Poetry with Google Slides

Shake Up Learning

Here are some of the options Google Slides will give you in this version: Google Drawings is not currently compatible on mobile devices, but Google Slides is compatible. Have fun with it, and please share your pictures with me on social media!!

All our yesterdays

Learning with 'e's

Now aged 87, at first he struggled to get to grips with it, just as he had done when we gave him a mobile phone ( "It's all gone dead, boy." - "Yes it will, Dad. He started out on an old laptop, but then one of the family bought him a mini iPad.

3 schools where tech is enhancing engagement

eSchool News

Tim Wease, CCS director of technology, said classrooms are now equipped with standard smartboards, and many teachers have begun using other technology-based, interactive tools such as Apple TV, online applications, Google Classroom, iPads and Chromebooks.

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Merge Cube Mania in Middle School

The CoolCatTeacher

When you scan the cube with your mobile device — it will work with an iPhone, an iPad, and it works with Android, but you have to have the Merge Cube app on it. Engaging Kindergarteners with Technology: Augmented Reality, iPads, QR Codes and More.

You Don't Have to Marry It!

The Daring Librarian

1:1 Flipping Makerspace Genius Hour Common Core Mobile Learning Design Thinking Google Classroom Brain Based Learning Project Based Learning Learning Management Systems Transformative Brain Based Learning Spaces Sheesh.I How about Social Media?

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How to Find the Best iOS Apps for Your Classroom

Shake Up Learning

How to Find the Best iOS Apps for Your Classroom #mlearning #ipaded #edtech Click To Tweet. Common Sense Media Rating and Reviews. Kathy Schrock’s iPads 4 Teaching. iPad Educators. Mobile Learning Resources from Shake Up Learning. Google Expeditions on the iPad.

Goal: Inspire With a Graphic

Teacher Reboot Camp

Share this message visually on social media. In chapter 20, Goal: Spread Your Message, of The 30 Goals Challenge for Teachers , I encourage teachers to write down the messages they wish to share with others, then spread these messages on social media. have apps for creating infographics and pics on your iPad. ebook, Learning to Go , which has digital/mobile activities for any device and editable/printable handouts and rubrics. .

#GAFE4Littles with Christine Pinto | Episode 6 of The Google Teacher Tribe

Shake Up Learning

Most of us have iPads and using Google on iPads is a very different animal. We are starting to see Chromebooks become more primary friendly and I am excited about that but for now, do you have ideas for us using both iPads and Chromebooks? Google on the iPad Resources: [link].

15 Ways for Students to Use Google Keep [infographic]

Shake Up Learning

Mobile Voice Notes. Voice Notes is a feature available in the iOS and Android mobile apps (not currently available on the desktop version). Click on any of the icons below to connect with Kasey Bell and Shake Up Learning on social media.

Friday 5 — 9.11.2015

Perry Hewitt

If you’re thinking about mobile as just another line item in your overall internet strategy, Benedict Evans will set you straight. Your digital footprint — gleaned from likes and comments on social media — may reveal more about you than you think.

The Seeds of Innovation

A Principal's Reflections

A few weeks ago, I made a commitment to visit schools that are using social media, smartphones, texting, and other digital technologies, as a vital part of daily classroom instruction. He had connected an iPad to a wireless AppleTV and the television to a computer projector.

Stop Celebrating Low-Level Learning

Tom Murray

On one hand, these devices were really the beginning to mobility in the classroom. Chromebooks, iPads, PCs, millions of them in fact, are found in classrooms. Today on social media, “being paperless” will be celebrated.

Take Breaks and Be Active! An Important Digital Message for All Students

Teacher Reboot Camp

Although the article only mentions computers, I let students know the information also applies to using mobile devices, game consoles, iPads and tablets. Find activities to learn vocabulary, spelling, math, social studies and science.

QR Codes Are NOT All Hype - So There!

The Daring Librarian

One of my fav members of my PLN on Twitter is Josh Stumpenhorst - this morning he posted this Tweet about an article on Social Media Today titled QR codes – Don’t Believe the Hype which got my blood boiling because it''s flawed logic - especially for educators!