Archives for February 3, 2013

  1. Safer Internet Day

    Did you know that Tuesday, February 5, 2013 is Safer Internet Day? Take some time with your students to discuss this year’s theme, “Online Rights and Responsibilities,” and slogan, “Connect with Respect.”     You can find tons of  resources at http://www.saferinternetday.org. – flyers – leaflets – lesson plans – and more How do you […]

  2. Qualities of Effective Collaborators

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        Appreciate the nature of adult learning Embrace the uniqueness of each adult and interact in ways that sincerely appreciate and connect with the individual Celebrate the fact that your work requires effectively listening to and understanding the individuals you serve so that you can help them identify and connect with their specific growth Respect […]

  3. Free Interactive Whiteboard

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    Don’t have an interactive whiteboard, but want to use this technology with your students? Get Scribblar!  Scribblar.com is a free interactive whiteboard that allows students to collaborate in real time. It is an excellent tool to use to flip your classroom. I use it to upload articles, like the ones available from Discovery Education, to […]