10 useful tools for assessment with tech

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Plenty of options exist to gauge student understanding by using tech tools. Ed Tech assessment creative teaching edtech educational technology gafe google apps for education tech tools

Deep learning with Google tools: 20 ideas

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It’s so easy (maybe too easy) to do shallow, superficial work with Google tools. The next day, we’ll use a different tool to do a different one. One one day, we’ll do this activity. What if we want to investigate a topic thoroughly instead of going “a mile wide and an inch deep”? Google’s got [.]. Ed Tech creative teaching edtech educational technology gafe Google Apps google classroom google docs google slides

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9 digital tools for your classroom toolbelt

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The digital tool doesn’t make the class, but it does help to have some good ones handy. Sometimes, just finding a new digital tool can open up new opportunities for you and your students.

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How to Use Padlet: A Fantastic Tool for Teaching

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Useful Tools for Teachers Padlet is a versatile, easy to use tool for every teacher’s toolkit. At the bottom of this post, I have a Padlet that is temporarily open for you to post and share your favorite edtech tools. Assessment Free Resources Tech Tips Tools

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21 Digital Tools To Build Vocabulary

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The post 21 Digital Tools To Build Vocabulary appeared first on TeachThought. Literacy Experienced Teacher General Tools

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RedCritter Classroom Management tool

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RedCritter is a new teacher tool that helps with classroom management. It provides resources for teachers so that they can: connect with parents to help address student issues and motivate the students.

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Formative Assessment Tools and Tips from Monica Burns #FormativeTech

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Monica Burns, author of #FormativeTech , shares essential tools and tips for effective formative assessment. Pick some tools. What are some of Monica’s favorite tools for formative assessment. How should teachers select their formative assessment tool belt.

8 Tech Tools We're Thankful For!

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In the spirit of Thanksgiving we decided we would share a short list of tech tools we are thankful for. Most who have met us know we like to discuss only a few apps or tools that we know make a difference.

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24 Of The Best PDF Tools For Teachers

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12 Productivity Tools for Tech-Savvy Teachers

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The post 12 Productivity Tools for Tech-Savvy Teachers appeared first on Brilliant or Insane. Brilliant or Insane. We are living in an age when what we can achieve in one day is becoming more and more important.

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5 Free Tech Tools to Try in Your Social Studies Lessons

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In today’s show, he talks about top free tech tools to try in social studies lessons. 5 Free Tech Tools to Try in Your Social Studies Lessons. We’re talking about five free tech tools to try in social studies lessons! Tool #1: Make Bookshelves in Google Books. Free tool.

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5 Tech Tools to Improve Collaboration

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The benefits of collaborative learning with tech tools are many. The post 5 Tech Tools to Improve Collaboration appeared first on Brilliant or Insane. Brilliant or Insane.

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5 Tech Tools to Try in 2017 with Jennifer Gonzalez

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Well, today’s guest and edtech expert Jennifer Gonzalez @ cultofpedagogy gives us some amazing tools to try for Five Idea Friday. In today’s show, we’ll discuss: Jennifer’s five tools she recommends teachers try.

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Web 2.0 Sharing Tools: A Quick Guide

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Tools in Education Series Sharing Tools: A Quick Guide Wouldn''t it be nice if there was a resource that explained, in detail, everything you needed to know about sharing ideas and work online: what tools were available, how to sign up, getting started, etc.? tools. Web 2.0

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8 of the Best Research Tools for Inquiry

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Below are my very favorite research tools for students. It might not be robust enough as a research tool for jr. Create a culture of thinking by giving your learners the tools to help them through a variety of thinking routines.

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10 Top Cooperative Learning Strategies (and some tech tools that could come in handy)

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Finally, these tech tools can really support the Kagan approach: Todays Meet – A classroom chatroom allowing for excellent discussion. See how useful the tech tools can be. Dr Spencer Kagan is a renowned educator who changed the way the world viewed teaching.

Google Tools To Check Out

The Web20Classroom

Most folks are familiar with the most common Google tools. Here is just a handful of some of the Google Tools to check out for your classroom. Google Custom Search Engine -This tool is one of my favorites. Google Keep -Keep is new to the Google tool lineup.

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Top Tips, Tools and Techniques for Easy Formative Assessment

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Every teacher should have one or two formative assessment tools that are part of their lesson flow. A teacher with a smartphone has amazing tools in hand. My question is why more teachers don’t use these tools. Here’s how I saved time using these tools.

54 Flipped Classroom Tools For Teachers And Students

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Using Vernier Data Tools on a Chromebook

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You can even use them with Vernier Data Tools. Vernier is a huge name in data collection tools for science and math and they have been working to support Chromebooks for some time. There are two different ways you can use their tools with Chromebooks.

EdTech Tool List

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Tweet If you want some ideas for EdTech tools that teachers are using here is a list of tools you might want to try. The list is crowdsourced so if you have a favorite tool please add it to the list. If you have ideas for how to use a tool please add in teaching […].

Assessing Digital Literacy: Standards, Tools, & Techniques

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Miscellaneous Tools and Topics digital literacy assessment standards digital literacy assessment techniques digital literacy assessment tools(Image Source) Standards and Techniques for Assessing Digital Literacy are Emerging Digital literacy is like any other core curricular subject. It is no longer an option, just as reading and math are. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post. Thanks (and thanks for subscribing)!].

Chromebook Inventory Tool - must have for GAFE Admins

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Andrew Stillman to the rescue - he has created the Chromebook Inventory Tool , a free add-on to Google Sheets that works with a Google Apps Super Admin account. The tool allows you to export and bulk update the information of your managed Chrome devices using Google Sheets.

The Best Interactive Web Tools for Educators

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Still, learning your way around a few of the best Web tools is worth your time. The post The Best Interactive Web Tools for Educators appeared first on Edudemic. Tools best tools collaboration differentiated learning edmodo evernote flipped classroom Google Docs resources TEDEd Web 2.0 Tools web tools WordpressMost of us are working at full capacity, and keeping up with technology can feel like one more chore on the to-do list.

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15 Essential Academic Writing Tools for the New School Year

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(Image source) These (Mostly Free) Tools Make a Great Addition to Every Student’s Writing Resource ‘Tool Kit’ The new school year is almost upon us!

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Google launches new security tools

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Google recently launched a new Devices and Activity dashboard that gives you a view of all the devices that have accessed your Google account. This allows you to see if anyone else may have accessed your account. You can remove the device, secure your account and change the password.

9 Ways to Find the Right Edtech Tool

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To introduce students to the possibilities of technology get them to complete different tasks with web tools and apps, such as mindmaps , podcasts , digital stories , videos , podcasts , etc.! But before students embark on any digital project, you need to find the right tools. Edshelf is a search engine for web tools and apps and many have teacher reviews. Common Sense is also a search engine for education tools and apps with ratings and reviews.

Google’s buried treasure: 18 hidden tricks and tools

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With all of its tools and apps and programs and initiatives, there’s no way to keep tabs on everything. As such, it’s easy for newer Google tools — and even some that have been around for a while — to slip through the cracks. Google is a behemoth. The problem with that: there are some [.]. Ed Tech edtech educational technology g suite for education gafe google apps for education technology integration

6 Hands-On Tools and Activities for Teaching Web Literacy

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Educational Games & Gamification Free Tools & Resources iPhones and Smartphones Mobile Learning Resources Project Based Learning free tools for learning web literacy free webinar education teaching digital learning day teaching students web literacy tools to teach web literacy

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6 new free Google tools to upgrade your classroom

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When my students and I work with Google Apps, there are two common struggles that we face: 1. Options for slide templates are scarce (and the ones in Google’s directory aren’t very good). When we add Creative Commons images to our work, adding accurate attribution can be tricky.

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Web 2.0 Collaboration Tools: A Quick Guide

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Tools in Education Series Collaboration Tools: A Quick Guide Wouldn''t it be nice if there was a resource that explained, in detail, everything you needed to know about collaborating online: what tools were available, how to sign up, getting started, etc.? tools. Web 2.0

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Design Thinking Process and UDL Planning Tool for STEM, STEAM, Maker Education

User Generated Education

If this is how the makerspace is set up in your school, then your kids may not have access to the resources, materials, and tools when they need them, especially for STEM or STEAM. Learners are encouraged to use the tools and building processes that work for them.

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How One Simple Tool Makes Teachers Crave More Student Data

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3 Questions that Help You Find the Perfect Technology Tool

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3 Questions that Help You Find the Perfect Technology Tool By Beth K. You have an idea and are enthusiastic about trying a new technology tool with your upcoming unit. The post 3 Questions that Help You Find the Perfect Technology Tool appeared first on Brilliant or Insane.

3 Google Docs Tools

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The Google Docs Tools Menu When using any program explore the menus to find those extra features that increase your productivity. Take a look at the Tools menu in Google Docs. Here are 3 noteworthy items in the Tools menu. The post 3 Google Docs Tools appeared first on Teacher Tech. Document Outline To the left of the document, the Document Outline should be visible. […]. Docs Google Intermediate google

Tools And Resources For Creating Infographics

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Here are a few of my favorite sites and tools to use when creating infographics. It''s a really great tool for seeing which words are most emphasized. According to the site, there are plans to open it up a bit and make some of the creation tools available. Infographics.

5 Free Tools For Making Digital Portfolios

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The post 5 Free Tools For Making Digital Portfolios appeared first on Edudemic. Featured How To Tools best tools digital portfolio featured free presentation tools Students create a truly outstanding amount of work over the course of a year.

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

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So many of these tools are new to me. 36 Tools I’m Using Right Now in My Classroom and Life. It is a simple and powerful tool any teacher can use. At the bottom of this post, we’re giving away a sample including 5 tools just for the readers of this blog.

The perfect tech tool for teachers

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Have a look at my video walk-through: Have a go and let me know how you get on Tagged: classroom , edtech , education , teachers , teaching , tech tools , websites. education classroom edtech teachers teaching tech tools websites

7 collaboration tools for the modern classroom

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Smartphones, tablets and other technology tools have tons of potential to help students learn–if they’re used properly. And when properly implemented, those tools can help students build the collaboration skills they need to reach success in school and the workforce.