Mini-Lesson Examples and Mentor Text Ideas for Workshop!
OCTOBER 30, 2013
Though I do have a block of time set aside for reading workshop and writing workshop, we often use the term ''workshop'' interchangably since they are both so closley connected in our classroom. Teaching young authors is my favorite part of the day.
Accidentally Creating a Digital Writing Workshop via @KleinErin on @Edutopia
OCTOBER 15, 2013
To read more, be sure to click the link above and read about how our class naturally infused technology and other creative tools into our writing workshop. As a classroom teacher, it was never my intention to integrate technology into all facets of my instruction.
Must Have Books for Reading Workshop!
AUGUST 1, 2012
Power Reading Workshop: a Step by Step Guide by Laura Candler This summer, my friend, Laura Candler , sent me her two most recent books on reading workshop. I was excited to receive these materials because we do reading workshop in my second grade class.
An Introduction to Google Sites | A TeacherCast University Workshop
MARCH 23, 2015
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Turn Your Classroom into a Workshop to Engage Learners
Brilliant or Insane
APRIL 1, 2015
If you think a classroom bereft of traditional tools like homework, bell work, worksheets and even grades sounds intriguing, you are ready to convert your classroom into a workshop setting, where learning will really soar. PBL Strategy workshop Brilliant or Insane.
Preparing Audience-Sensitive Presentations and Workshops
MAY 31, 2016
But when you are invited to present a keynote or facilitate a workshop to people you know little or nothing about, how do you ensure you are sufficiently sensitive to your audience? I recently co-facilitated a workshop for African participants.
Workshop responses: Incorporating students’ learning interests and passions
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
Here are some data from a workshop I did with 80 educators… What would this look like in your school? What could / should it look like? Here are some more positive comments from the participants: We enjoy celebrating out of class interests and talents.
How Do We Make Writing? Five Ways to Hack Your Writing Workshop
Brilliant or Insane
NOVEMBER 13, 2015
Writing workshop was my passion, and Nancie Atwell was my hero (well, she still is). Five Ways to Hack Your Writing Workshop appeared first on Brilliant or Insane. Featured Strategy #makewriting writing writing workshopBrilliant or Insane.
Launching Writing Workshop: 25 Free #CCSS Lessons with Anchor Charts & Printables
AUGUST 24, 2012
25 Common Core Lessons to Launch your 2nd Grade Writer''s Workshop Fall is my favorite season for several reasons. I was so excited to attend our grade level meeting yesterday because we had scheduled one of our favorite consultants to come and work with us to plan for writer''s workshop.
The Maker Educator Workshop
User Generated Education
MARCH 4, 2016
I am doing full day workshops on The Maker Educator both at ISTE 2016 and EduTECH in Australia. What follows is both the description-goals and an overview of the workshop’s learning activities. Workshop Description, Goals, and Outline. Workshop Activities.
Facilitate a Writing Workshop Using Google Docs
Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners
NOVEMBER 22, 2014
I will be hosting a session at 11AM EDT to help teachers Facilitate a Writing Workshop Using Google Docs. Get resources On Saturday Nov ember 22nd, Simple K 12 is hosting a free Google Day of Learning designed to provide educators with The Best Google Tips for Your Classroom.
9 Writer’s Workshop Apps and Websites
Class Tech Tips
DECEMBER 31, 2016
Are you teaching writer’s workshop or looking for resources for your ELA classroom? Technology tools can energize your writer’s workshop and prepare students for the digital world. Integrating technology tools into writing is important for so many reasons.
Free Online Event: Google Docs Writing Workshop
Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners
JULY 5, 2014
In this webinar, you will learn how to utilize the many features available in Google Docs to facilitate a digital writing workshop and maximize writing instruction in the 24/7 classroom. How would you like you like to improve your students'' writing skills along with their technology skills?
Free Google Docs Writing Workshop Webinar
Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners
JUNE 17, 2014
Join me and Simple K-12 for " Facilitate a Writing Workshop Using Google Docs", a free webinar on on Wednesday, June 18th at 1:00 PM EDT. How would you like you like to improve your students'' writing skills along with their technology skills?
Writer’s Workshop with Latino Mentor Texts
JANUARY 5, 2017
"Equal parts how-to and shopping list," teacher Any Estersohn says Ruth Culham's Dream Wakers will help any middle grades ELA or social studies teacher add more Latino voices and mentor texts – especially in classrooms with a writer's workshop teaching approach. Book Reviews Writing Amy Estersohn Conventions creative activities Cuban ELL Ideas Latino culture lessons mentor texts Mexican organization Ruth Culham Sentence Fluency Stenhouse voice word choice writer's workshop
Free Chromebook Workshop!
The Electric Educator
FEBRUARY 10, 2012
Join me for a Free 3-hour workshop at Southfield Christian School in Southfield, Michigan. Workshop Details: Date: Monday, February 20, 2012 Time: 9am-12pm (doors open at 8:30am) Location: Southfield Christian School, 28650 Lahser Road, Southfield, MI 48034 Host: John Sowash, administrator at Southfield Christian School, Google Certified Teacher and Trainer. Interested in learning more about the Chromebook, Google''s brand new web-powered netbook?
Apple joining Hour of Code and offering free workshops! #edtech
DECEMBER 4, 2014
During Computer Science Education week (December 8-14th) they will be hosting other workshops.
3d printing and education: a workshop report
JUNE 11, 2015
Yesterday I and two others hosted a NERCOMP workshop on 3d printing for higher education. The large audience participated very actively, creating fun conversations and a lot of information-sharing about an emergent field.
AR Explosion - A day using a Workshop Model with Augmented Reality
Two Guys and Some iPads
MARCH 11, 2014
"Augmented Reality Explosion" - Using a Workshop Model and AR Brad Waid The other day I was talking with my class and I asked them "What Augmented Reality do we currently use in the classroom?"
8 Great Alternatives to Co-teaching Workshops
MAY 10, 2015
It can be a challenge to find time for co-teachers to attend a traditional workshop with their colleagues. Fortunately, workshops are not the only way to learn about effective co-teaching!
IBM and Sesame Workshop Aim to Personalize Learning for Preschoolers
MAY 18, 2016
By Meg Conlan The new partnership will combine Sesame Street programming with Watson technology to reimagine early childhood education. Big Data Business Intelligence Classroom Data Analytics Game-based Learning
Early Registration for February 2017 Flipped Class Online Workshop is OPEN
DECEMBER 1, 2016
New Low Price for this 4 Week, Interactive, Collaborative Online Flipped Teaching and Learning Workshop! 2017 will mark the 6th year that I’ve been offering this online flipped classroom. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.
NearPod for Class/Workshop Polling
MARCH 16, 2016
However, I use polling often in my classes and workshops I give to faculty, and I prefer NearPod. Last week, Amy Cavendar wrote about using Google Forms for polling.
Unique, Affordable, Convenient Flipped Classroom PD – The 4 Week Online Workshop
JUNE 17, 2015
“The Workshop Exceeded my Expectations” This is my fourth year of running the 4 Week Online Flipped Classroom workshops. Flipping the Classroom (Reverse Instruction) Professional Development Workshops & Conferences flipped classroom online training most affordable flipped classroom training online flip class workshopIt’s been a lot of fun and hundreds of educators have taken. Please click on the post title to continue reading the full post.
Creating a Writers' Workshop in a Secondary Classroom
MARCH 2, 2016
Photo credit: World Literature Today via flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0) Shelby Scoffield Literacy With the station rotation model, secondary students can focus on language arts skills such as analysis, structure, and academic writing while improving their overall writing quality
Math Workshop in Action: Strategies for Gr K-5
DECEMBER 17, 2015
Nicki Newton's comprehensive book guides educators through setting up a Math Workshop, beginning with creating a community of learners in a math-rich classroom. Book Reviews mathematics best practices eye on education Linda Biondi math math workshop Nicki Newton Routledge strategies
Full Day Flipped Classroom Workshop, Friday, Oct. 16 in White Plains, NY
AUGUST 25, 2015
EmergingEdTech Founder Kelly Walsh will deliver a full day Flipped Classroom Workshop at The College of Westchester in White Plains, NY on Friday October 16th, 2015.
One teacher’s 5 secrets for a fantastic math workshop
The Cornerstone Blog
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
Today, I’ve invited Meg from The Teacher Studio to share how she runs math workshop in her classroom. Over the years, I have had many people ask me to blog more about my math workshop. Why do math workshop, anyway? How can I set the tone for math workshop?
Great, Affordable iPad, GAFE, & Flipped Class Workshops in Raleigh, NC on 11-12-15
OCTOBER 15, 2015
Full Day and Half Day Workshops include iPad Management, Creating iPad Ready Learning Materials, Google Apps for Education (with an iPad focus) and More! Flipping the Classroom (Reverse Instruction) iPads and Other Tablet Devices Professional Development Workshops & Conferences flipped classroom professional development raleigh north carolina GAFE for ipad workshop ipad teaching educational workshops ipad teaching professional development north carolina NC
Vernier hosting 34 data-collection workshops
JANUARY 17, 2016
Workshops provide educators with hands-on experience as they learn about new ways to integrate data-collection technologies into their curriculum. To learn more and register for a Vernier data-collection workshop near you, visit [link].
Innovation academies, workshops, presentation topics, upcoming books, and more
JANUARY 19, 2017
I also updated my Presentation and Workshop Topics page. Some quick updates… I created a new Innovation Academies page to better describe that work. I love those opportunities when I have an ongoing, long-term engagement with a district’s leadership team!
Can Digital Badges Help Encourage Professors to Take Teaching Workshops?
JUNE 9, 2015
A few colleges are trying a new incentive to get professors to participate in professional-development workshops: digital badges. The group started the experiment last November, and it has awarded about 500 badges during the 12 workshops it has given since then.
How Turning Math Into a Maker Workshop Can Bring Calculations to Life
NOVEMBER 19, 2015
It might have been the banana piano. Or perhaps the bongos, made from lemons that students had plucked from the citrus tree at school.
Early Registration for Fall 4 Week Online Flipped Classroom Workshop is Open!
AUGUST 13, 2015
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Reflecting On My #Flipclass Workshop w Faculty at Saint Stephen’s College in Australia @OfficeMixTeam
MAY 19, 2016
On the fourth day of my visit, I led an all-staff professional development workshop. During the workshop, I was again reminded the power of Office Mix. In the workshop, teachers brought a PowerPoint they already had created for an instructional lesson.
Best Digital Tools for Writer's Workshop
My Paperless Classroom
JULY 2, 2013
This is the ISTE produced Video of the session thanks to the tech crew for recording and producing this! This is a full archive of my ISTE session in audio, slides, Wokka''s video introduction and tweets. I am so grateful to everyone who came to my session and shared in this conversation. pedagogy
Infusing Grammar into the Writer’s Workshop
JUNE 22, 2016
In the valuable book Infusing Grammar into the Writer's Workshop, Amy Benjamin and Barbara Golub make an effective team, says special ed teacher Marci Warboys. Book Reviews Grammar activities Amy Benjamin auditory patterning Barbara Golub elementary eye on education games grammar lesson plans Marci Warboys middle grades reading workshop Routledge theory writer's workshop