Education Technol...
Follow
Find
11 views | +0 today
 
Rescooped by Tonya Ward Singer from Tools for Teachers & Learners
onto Education Technology: Innovation and Use
Scoop.it!

Subtext to build interaction around online text

Subtext to build interaction around online text | Education Technology: Innovation and Use | Scoop.it

Subtext is a free iPad app that allows classroom groups to exchange ideas in the pages of digital texts. You can also layer in enrichment materials, assignments and quizzes—opening up almost limitless opportunities to engage students and foster analysis and writing skills.


Via Nik Peachey
Tonya Ward Singer's insight:

Annotate and collaborate digitally with digital texts.

more...
Fiona Harvey's curator insight, December 14, 2013 4:15 PM

This is awesome.  Use digital text for discussion with the class on your iPad and the academic can see what the class discussion is, and can also interact...

Aunty Alice's curator insight, December 28, 2013 2:00 PM

Sounds like a great tool that also fosters discussion and interaction with others

NancyEvans@ATS-LU's curator insight, February 6, 11:21 AM

Id like to try this.  I'm always looking for ways to get groups to work together.

Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Tonya Ward Singer
Scoop.it!

10 Resources to Promote Personalized Learning - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - #blendchat, blended learning, digital learning, personalization, personalized learning, SmartSeries

10 Resources to Promote Personalized Learning - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - #blendchat, blended learning, digital learning, personalization, personalized learning, SmartSeries | Education Technology: Innovation and Use | Scoop.it
A couple people called last week looking for advice for state and district leaders on personalized learning. Here's a recap of our conversations.
Tonya Ward Singer's insight:

Excellent links throughout this blog take you to additional resources.

 

This blog is also a great example of content-curration via links (as opposed to via a curration tool like Scoop.It! or Pinterest).

 

 

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Tonya Ward Singer from Tools for Teachers & Learners
Scoop.it!

Subtext to build interaction around online text

Subtext to build interaction around online text | Education Technology: Innovation and Use | Scoop.it

Subtext is a free iPad app that allows classroom groups to exchange ideas in the pages of digital texts. You can also layer in enrichment materials, assignments and quizzes—opening up almost limitless opportunities to engage students and foster analysis and writing skills.


Via Nik Peachey
Tonya Ward Singer's insight:

Annotate and collaborate digitally with digital texts.

more...
Fiona Harvey's curator insight, December 14, 2013 4:15 PM

This is awesome.  Use digital text for discussion with the class on your iPad and the academic can see what the class discussion is, and can also interact...

Aunty Alice's curator insight, December 28, 2013 2:00 PM

Sounds like a great tool that also fosters discussion and interaction with others

NancyEvans@ATS-LU's curator insight, February 6, 11:21 AM

Id like to try this.  I'm always looking for ways to get groups to work together.

Scooped by Tonya Ward Singer
Scoop.it!

100 Of The Best Twitter Tools For Teachers By Category

100 Of The Best Twitter Tools For Teachers By Category | Education Technology: Innovation and Use | Scoop.it
100 Of The Best Twitter Tools For Teachers By Category
Tonya Ward Singer's insight:

How are you using Twitter in your classroom?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tonya Ward Singer
Scoop.it!

This hybrid innovation is about to change your school forever | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2

This hybrid innovation is about to change your school forever | eSchool News | eSchool News | 2 | Education Technology: Innovation and Use | Scoop.it
What is a hybrid innovation and how are schools currently using blended learning? How can educators determine which innovation is best?
Tonya Ward Singer's insight:

Sound advice in this article:  start with the problem you are trying to solve when choosing the best innovation.  

 

It's important schools don't just adopt new methods for the sake of "innovating," but continuously innovate to address challenges and realize new outcomes.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Tonya Ward Singer
Scoop.it!

Education Companies Invest Time, Money in Startups

Education Companies Invest Time, Money in Startups | Education Technology: Innovation and Use | Scoop.it
Companies such as Kaplan and Pearson are mentoring startups on how to refine their products and services to succeed in the K-12 marketplace.
Tonya Ward Singer's insight:

What is your ideal for the role corporations, innovators, educators and students play in shifting the ways we use technology in schools?

more...
No comment yet.