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Archive for March, 2012

Mar 30

Via Scoop.it – EDchat For those of us who grew up with dial-up modems, it can be hard to understand what the digital age is like for today’s kids.  In this post from Common Sense Media, they touch on three rules that kids (and in my opinion adults too) are breaking online.  Those three rules […]

Mar 30

Via Scoop.it – EDchat Julie Greller’s blog site is an excellent resource for multiple educational tools and research.  This post in particular provides 39 Sites for using the iPads in the Classroom.   Via mediaspecialistsguide.blogspot.ca

Mar 29

Via Scoop.it – EDchat Conceptual ideas and why infogrpahics accelerate decision making.  The infographic provides insight to those items all while comparing tradition and alternative document presentation formats.  Via edudemic.com

Mar 29

Via Scoop.it – EDchat Here’s a chart that explains the differences between personalization, differentiation, and individualization. After some research on these terms, Barbara Bray and I were able to determine the differences between these terms in relationship to teaching and learning. Via barbarabray.net

Mar 28

Via Scoop.it – EDchat Adam Bellow, founder of eduTecher.net, was recognized in 2011 as the Outstanding Young Educator of the Year by ISTE. Adam has been sharing his vision for education reform by harnessing the power of technology and Web 2.0 tools.  In this post Adam discusses Socrative, Synchtube, and TodaysMeet. Via content.easybib.com

Mar 26

Via Scoop.it – EDchat Looking for authentic based economics activities for your students?  How about having students develop their own small business? If so, be sure to visit Lemonade Day (lemonadeday.org).  Here is a quote from their website on what is provided via their online community.    “Lemonade Day is a FREE, fun, experiential business […]

Mar 26

Via Scoop.it – EDchat Visual literacy is a 21st Century Skill that requires students to interpret, use and create media in ways to encourage critical thinking, decision-making, communication and learning. With easy access to copyright-friendly digital images and a growing number of web 2.0 resources for manipulating them, it’s certainly worth offering students the option […]

Mar 25

Free Technology for Teachers: Holiday Edition: 7 Videos All Educators Should Watch tags: educators videos education teaching learning engagement freetech4teachers A2: social = conversations, community, interactive tags: ntchat twitter A2: social = conversations, community, interactive, thinking. & studies = examination, analysis, inquiry. #ntchat Edmodo: A guide to everything tags: edmodo guide user YuDu Einstein Archives […]

Mar 23

Via Scoop.it – EDchat Teachers want less emphasis on testing and more on mastering skills and high-level concepts.  Do you agree with their survey results?  Via www.good.is

Mar 23

Via Scoop.it – EDchat Here is a collection of free iphone/ipad apps that are hand picked by us and categorized by IEP Goal/Skill and rated based on their quality, ease of use and educational value. Via techinspecialed.com

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