Teacher and Blogger Anne Gardner writes about the Literactive website for early readers. If you are a primary teacher or even preschool or kindergarten, be sure to check it out. http://commoncoreconnectionusa.blogspot.com/2013/11/have-you-seen-literactive-wow.html
Here is a wonderful tutorial from a kindergarten teacher about using green screens in your classroom to create movies.
April Kreitzer Wolfe will walk you through the process step by step.
It’s Google’s world, we’re just teaching in it.
Now, we can use it a little more easily. With classes, homework, and projects–not to mention your social life–time is truly at a premium for all teachers, so why not take advantage of the wide world that Google has to offer?
From super-effective search tricks to Google tools specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time.
Read More Here: http://www.teachhub.com/100-google-tricks-teachers
By: Amber Johnson
This is a great article with links to lots of other articles about using Whiteboards in the Classroom. It is written by teacher and tech guru Danny Nicholson. Here’s the link: http://www.whiteboardblog.co.uk/2014/01/new-school-new-whiteboard-help-advice/
http://www.edudemic.com/2013/07/best-web-tools-blooms-digital-taxonomy/ This is a really cool post by .
Check out this wonderful article about creating online quizzes.
Formative Assessment enables teachers to make frequent checks of students’ progress and understanding. Students receive immediate feedback, and instruction can then be modified based upon the assessment in order to best meet the needs of the student. Technology allows teachers to formatively assess students. The following article provides some excellent information about formative assessment:
Show What You Know As You Go: A Different Spin on Assessment:
Assessments should be taken throughout the learning process, not just at the end.
This article originally published on 7/1/1997
This is a fantastic PDF you can print that covers all the basic about an iPad. If you are new to iPads you need to have this. If your students will be bringing iPads to school this year, like at my school, print one of these out for every student.
Added by Jeff Dunn on 2013-07-16