“ A major criticism I have of most educational institutions is that their primary focus is on students' intellectual and cognitive development. Too often individual learner's needs do not enter into...”
Via Beth Dichter, Donna Fry (@fryed)
As our Learning Leadership Team explores "conditions for learning" and takes ideas back to our home schools, this article is a good tool to Look at how technology creates or meets certain conditions for learning.
One of the goals of technology integration is to transform learning. This year we've been introduced to a model that seems the easiest to understand and use to guide technology integration. It's named SAMR (sam-are), which ...
"A flipped classroom is sometimes the best teaching/learning model some teachers have to use with their students. The use of technology in a flipped classroom should never be regarded as a supplicant of the teacher but only a complimentary element that increases students learning outcomes. I have talked a lot and in more details about the flipped classroom and have also devoted an entire section here in Educational Technology and Mobile Learning for tutorials, guides, and presentations on the use of a flipped learning methodology."
Technology is changing not only how people write, but also how they learn to write. These profound changes require teachers to reconsider their pedagogical practices in the teaching of writing. This books shares instructional approaches from experienced teacher educators in the areas of writing, teacher education, and technology.
There are lots of things that you can do with your iPhone, sure, but we're willing to be that there are a few more that you either don't know about or haven't used before, particularly with all of the additions in iOS 5.
lino is an online web sticky note service that can be used to post memos, to-do lists, ideas, and photos anywhere on an online web canvas. lino is a completely free service that runs on all popular web browsers.
f you decide to use Pinterest as a resume or portfolio tool, you have two options: create a board or whole account to showcase your skills. If you create a board, it will be one URL and one stream with all of your resume/portfolio items. If you have enough items that pulling them into one stream could be too cluttered, you could create a dedicated Pinterest account with several boards to organize your items into. What your best option is will depend on your profession and experience level.
If you have a website, you’re already well on your way to a solid Pinterest presence. That’s because pinners love pinning stuff they find all over the web. Having a website that’s pinner friendly is...