In this edWeb.net webinar for the EdTech Innovators community, Education Technology Specialist Hanna Shekhter shared how she uses iPads, apps, and green screen paint to help students create interactive videos. These videos help students learn social studies, foreign languages, and even take virtual field trips.
Maker spaces and learning commons are gaining popularity in schools, because they promote participatory learning. In this webinar, Michelle Luhtala, Head Librarian at New Canaan High School, CT, explored how physical changes to library facilities can transform learning throughout the school community.
Making the digital transition in your classroom or school is not only a technical shift but a cultural one, too. Daily routines, activities, and exercises may require a new tool or strategy in your 21st century classroom. This edWeb.net webinar, held by The Digital Educator: Skills for Success community, covered best practices in “going digital.”
In this edWeb.net webinar, held by the TechTools for the Classroom community, tech instructor Shannon Holden revealed two excellent online collaboration tools that give educators the privacy and control they need!
How do we guide kids to think critically, have moral sensitivity, and make ethical decisions in digital spaces? How do we help them think not only of themselves, but also about the impact of their actions in the digital world on others? Principles of character education intersect strongly with digital citizenship education.
Whether you and your school are considering, starting, or fully implementing a blended learning model, there are several key factors that impact the success of students in a new blended model. While each school’s journey to blended learning is unique, there are some critical decisions that every school must make along the way.
What are the top apps, websites, and games for learning of 2014? In this webinar, Common Sense Graphite Certified Educator, Dr. Ruth Okoye, shared five of the top tools for 2014 by Graphite. Ruth demonstrated Shadow Puppet, Prodigy, Newsela, eduCanon, and Curriculet and gave specific examples of how to use them with students.