HyperDocs are digital tools that replace the worksheet method of delivering instruction. Multimedia text sets are collections of content that you can curate, package, and efficiently push out to students using Google Docs, Forms, and Spreadsheets. Our presenters discussed how using Google apps for packaging and workflow can greatly enhance reading and writing instruction.
In this edWeb.net webinar, attendees discovered how songs and rhythmic chants can support necessary skills inherent in social development. The presenter highlighted ways to approach making music with young children in the inclusion classroom to support development of social skills not only in children with disabilities, but in any child who is delayed in social skill development.
With digital resources such as eBooks, databases, and lots of amazing online tools, teachers have the opportunity to engage students both inside and outside the classroom like never before. In this edWeb.net webinar, Shannon McClintock Miller showed attendees how to use digital resources to keep young people excited about learning all throughout the year.
The Medal of Honor is the highest military award the United States can bestow. This webinar presented engaging ideas for teaching the colorful history of the Medal to students and supporting them in navigating the often tenuous balance between sacrifice, merit, and recognition. Attendees practiced strategies for student critical thinking, discovered practical ways to support student motivation, and more.
This edWeb webinar examined E-rate Productivity Center (EPC), USAC’s new online tool suite, and how it may impact your funding application process, from procurement through reimbursement. Attendees learned what to expect over the next few months as USAC implements this new portal as the central hub for form submissions and program communications. This information will empower you to more seamlessly adapt your processes, helping to ensure compliance as you move forward with procuring services and projects for the upcoming FY2016 application cycle.
In this edWeb.net webinar, attendees learned about ways to bring coding into the classroom through multimedia projects. Through a web-based software, paired curriculum, and teacher training, Melissa Halfon introduced this solution for teaching computer science in a fun and engaging way to weave into your classroom, after-school and summer curricula. Appropriate for both computer science and non-CS teachers of students age 10 and up, teachers were able to take away where Vidcode falls in the landscape of coding tools.
Brand new streaming apps such as Periscope and Meerkat have opened up a whole new world for students – the ability to stream content to anyone at any time…from anywhere. Can these new tools be used by teachers and students in an educational setting? In this edWeb.net webinar hosted by the Tech Tools for the Classroom community and presented by tech enthusiast, Shannon Holden, the future of streaming content through these new tools was explored.