Angela Lin, manager of YouTube EDU, knows her stuff when it comes to online educational videos. EdSurge was lucky enough to ask Lin about why she believes in the mission behind YouTube EDU, her favorite videos and how “The Cosby Show” got her where she is today. Check out her recommended picks below
It’s hard to talk about “Digital Learning Portfolios” without really knowing what they are. At the Dreamyard Project, a collaboration between the Bronx’s Dreamyard Preparatory School and the Parsons New School of Design, this illustration below is what we think it is, and what we all agree that a di
If you're looking for ways that technology can help you be a better teacher, this list is here to help. These top rated apps and sites – ranging from instructional supports to organizational tools to social networks and beyond – help make one of the world's toughest jobs a bit...
So what is the choice activity in Moodle? It allow teachers to post a single question with multiple pre-determined responses in which student will select one answer from the list of choices. There may be no right answer as you can use this to:
1. get feedback on your course delivery 2. gauge the students understanding at the end of the lesson 3, make sure that students are on track 4. decide on what to do next with feedback from students 5, get students to vote on what they would like to do 6. engage and allow student participation 7. Introduce a before and after lesson questions using choice 8. as you can limit the number of people choosing a certain choice, you can use this to allow students to sign up to courses or activities with limited seats (first come first serve) 9. use a video or podcast with the choice activity 10. election tool, student union election, club election for different posts 11. selecting a team or group to join, again limiting the number of students can select the team, allows students to form their groups by choosing the team to join. 12. research tool, post your research question and get instant result