Using Wordle was fun and easy; I enjoyed all the color options.
Added by Ambur Halla on October 27, 2011 at 8:18pm — No Comments
Saw an ad for a conference May 4-6 in Virginia on learning and the brain. It will focus on how digital tech is altering attention, instruction, and intervention with today's students. It is co-sponsored by Johns Hopkins University School of Education.
Added by Robin Rybarczyk on October 26, 2011 at 10:42pm — No Comments
Added by Larry Blodgett on October 23, 2011 at 10:27pm — No Comments
I have a few podcast links to share...useful for teachers.
A lesson on irregular verbs.
Several audio versions of William Shakespeare's sonnets.
Added by Amy Bauman on October 22, 2011 at 9:13pm — No Comments
I am posting these 2 links to show the power of social media. The first one is a rally cry to the public to help stop bullying following the tragic suicide of an Ottawa teenager earlier this week (Oct 15). The first video was made on Oct 18.
The second link is to a video made by members of the Canadian Parliament. Again note the date: Oct 20.
Added by Catherine Gagnon, OCT on October 22, 2011 at 6:36pm — No Comments
My husband has downloaded Podcasts for years and spends most of his time traveling in a vehicle with headphones in his ears listening to them... catching up on the world, the world of sports and his talk-shows. Until recently, I never understood why he liked them so much... but now I, too, spend a lot of my travel time listening to Podcasts. We both download them to our phones, plug in our headphones and go. My recent favorites include: "Children's Book Radio", "Meet the Author",…Continue
Added by Angie Richeson on October 21, 2011 at 1:17pm — No Comments
Added by Jodi Harrison on October 21, 2011 at 11:22am — No Comments
I am wondering if anyone has any suggestions for good music ed software to use at the elementary level. My school is fortunate enough to have many iPads, and I would love to get my kids using them if there are apps out there that are worth it. Any thoughts?
Added by Rebecca Rice on October 20, 2011 at 2:21pm — No Comments
There are so many reasons why anyone in the education industry should be attending as many Edcamps as possible, but instead of reinventing a list, I simply cultivated some of my favorites. Here are my Top 10 Favorite Reasons To Attend An Edcamp from various blogs:
Added by Shana Ray on October 20, 2011 at 11:18am — No Comments
I am new to blogging and currently taking a class called "Technology for the Adult Learner." I would love to hear from individuals who are currently using technology for their organiztion or in the classroom.
What thechnologies are you using and how are they managed by your organization?
Added by Jerry Hendrix on October 19, 2011 at 11:40am — No Comments
Please read this article on the potential of social networking to enhance learning amongst students.
Please give us any insights that this article provides for you.
When you see the term facebook, please think of it as a generic term for "social networking site, just like classroom 2.0 is.
A different approach to the question of whether or not technology makes a difference in student learning and outcomes.
We want to know what YOU think – if you are a teacher, or work closely with teachers in a supporting role, please take a few moments to answer these 6 brief questions about which technologies, or technologically-related actions or…Continue
Added by Kelly Walsh on October 17, 2011 at 5:30am — No Comments
One promise on the horizon in the field of assistive technology is the promise of the usage of tablets. With the use of tablets, devices could be customized to meet the needs of the individual students. Specific apps that could downloaded on the tablet that could provide services needed for each student. In fact in Nova University is currently…Continue
Added by Steve Tanksley on October 16, 2011 at 11:50pm — No Comments
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Added by Janet Fung on October 13, 2011 at 12:55pm — No Comments
Some of our gardens have flourished more than others. Some of the gardens are very green and are coming along very nicely.
Added by nickmillspaughadamkesslerbryceC. on October 13, 2011 at 8:54am — No Comments
At Catholic College Bendigo, teachers are following the EduBlogs Challenge #10:
Teachers are invited to sign up for this challenge and to join our conversation in Classroom 2.0 about our experiences with personal learning…