Improving ELA Skills Anytime, Anywhere

With the new school year upon us, teachers face the challenge of implementing Common Core Standards and increasingly using technology with an emphasis on literacy.  Mobile devices are increasingly being used in the classroom and by students in their daily lives.  In this month’s Mobile Learning webinar, presenter Darla Moore introduced new ways of using mobile apps to improve literacy for both middle school and high school students.  She introduced several apps along with both teaching strategies for how to use them and also ways to implement them with the new state standards.

Quotes from the session:

“Wonderful presentation Darla! Thanks for sharing your experience and insights today.”

“Thank you for sharing all of these resources with us!”

Click to watch the webinar: "Improving ELA Skills Anytime, Anywhere."

Click to watch the webinar: “Improving ELA Skills Anytime, Anywhere.”

Presented by Darla Moore, a veteran teacher who has had experience with grade levels from 3rd to College.  Her main subject area is English Language Arts and has received National Board Certification in Middle School ELA.  Through her years of teaching she has been associated with many National organizations including working with The Gates Foundation, PRAXIS, and as a grant reviewer for the US Department of Education.  Recently she has been writing a series of teacher guide books for YA novels and works for as an Educational Marketing Consultant.

To take the CE Quiz and access the resources for this session visit the professional learning community “Mobile Learning Explorations.”

Mobile Learning Explorations is a professional learning community where educators and industry experts explore the potential of laptops, tablets, and other hand-held devices to enrich learning, to bridge the digital divide, and to extend learning beyond the traditional school day.

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