Rapporten visar att tillgången till datorer har ökat kraftigt för både elever och lärare de senaste tre åren men att it inte används i större utsträckning i undervisningen och att it-kompetensen är låg.
Just found Greg Gifford's slideshare preso from Pubcon. Greg is a regular here and does awesome graphics and as you'll see very entertaining presentations too. This presentation was about how to build rep, links, citations and doing social interaction for unpopular verticals like car dealerships.
"Blogging is–or should have been–a boon to teaching writing, but somehow it never quite got there.
Though professional blogging (ahem) can indeed pervert some of the best parts of writing (which basically amounts to packaging deeper ideas for quick consumption in the high-traffic context of the internet), it has at its heart two of the most important ideas about writing: audience and purpose.
So when you want to communicate with extended stacks of paragraphs–as teachers love for students to do–blogging is great. They’re free, generally easy to use, and allow for students to share their thinking with the world (mercifully removing the primary teacher as the audience for the students’ thoughts).
But what else is there? What else might be possible that can take the best parts of both blogging and the writing process in general."
Infographics are interesting–a mash of (hopefully) easily-consumed visuals (so, symbols, shapes, and images) and added relevant character-based data (so, numbers, words, and brief sentences).
The learning application for them is clear, with many academic standards–including the Common Core standards–requiring teachers to use a variety of media forms, charts, and other data for both information reading as well as general fluency...
There are more than two dozen ways to flip the classroom thanks to this handy visual. They're brief but designed to get students learning everywhere. The post 27 Simple Ways To Flip The Classroom appeared first on Edudemic.
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Mind mapping is a great way to brainstorm, make a plan, or turn ideas into the steps needed to make it real. Thankfully, there are great tools out there to help you build mind maps, organize them, and save them for later.