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Comparing Formative Assessment Tools – TeachingForward. There are so many great choices for teachers and students when it comes to free, engaging formative assessment games.

Comparing Formative Assessment Tools – TeachingForward

It may not be practical for educators to take the time to compare the features and benefits of each option, but understanding the differences will allow teachers to make the “best fit” selection for their students and use-case. To make it easier for teachers to choose the best tool for the job, I’ve created the Formative Assessment Comparison Guide. I’ve tried to includes some of the most popular tools available and clearly show the differences between them. iPad Apps for Education – TeachingForward. Una imagen interactiva. PlayFilm, excelente plataforma para crear vídeos interactivos. 2 Collaborative Uses of Google Apps and iPads - from Greg Kulowiec. This post first appeared on Daily Genius.

2 Collaborative Uses of Google Apps and iPads - from Greg Kulowiec

Combine the creative potential of the iPad with the collaborative capacity of Google Drive and students have access to countless options for engaging in creating meaningful, creative work. Whether students are using the Google Drive app as the central workflow hub to facilitate collaboration, or the core Google tools such as Docs and Slides to manage collaborative work and planning prior to creating multimedia content, Google Drive can play a central role in expanding the creative potential of the iPad.

Consider the two scenarios below, all in which Google Drive plays in integral role in either collaboration, planning or creation. TouchCast is a powerful video creation app that is a hybrid of screencasting and traditional video capture and editing. Further, with the ability to export video content from TouchCast to the camera roll, students can own and export their content to the camera roll of the iPad for use in any other application. #iPads + #GAFE + @touchcastedu - New ideas from @gregkulowiec #ettipad #ettgoogle. Apps. Apps for Creative Writing. EDpuzzle.

Popplet. Teacher Recommended: 50 Favorite Classroom Apps. Educators and students are quickly becoming more comfortable with classroom technology, allowing them to shift from thinking about the technical side of integrating a new tool to focusing on how it improves learning.

Teacher Recommended: 50 Favorite Classroom Apps

While the sheer number of education apps is still overwhelming, increasingly teachers have found what works for them and are sticking to them. “The conversations I had were radically different than they were a year ago,” said Michelle Luhtala, the librarian for New Canaan High School and host of an Emerging Tech webinar on edWeb. She tapped her professional learning network of educators, teaching all grades and located all over the country, to share their favorite tech tools. “A year ago people felt like it was this new thing that was so overwhelming,” Luhtala said, “and now it really seems much more comfortable.” Apps for teachers. iPad benefits. Feedback alumnos usando edpuzzle y socrative. Why App Smash? – EDUWELLS. Inspired by the last #1to1iPadChat , I thought it was time to post on the world craze that is App Smashing.

Why App Smash? – EDUWELLS

The term App Smash was coined by the great Greg Kulowiec (@gregkulowiec) from EdTech Teacher fame. It is a hot topic in EdTech and obviously has its own Hashtag – #AppSmash. What is an App Smash? Know Students Better: 15 Tools for Formative Assessment. When teachers know their students well, they can build strong connections that lead to better learning.

Know Students Better: 15 Tools for Formative Assessment

Knowing students’ interests, strengths, and weaknesses help teachers tailor learning experiences for their students. Formative assessment involves the teacher collecting information about what students know, don’t know, and want to learn. This information takes many forms, including observations, exit tickets, discussions, games, and quizzes. These kinds of informal assessments can also help teachers get to know their students as learners and as people. There is a very wide variety of digital formative assessment tools that can be used for free (often charging for extra features). Feedback and more with Forms. Gathering feedback, taking quizzes to reinforce learning, undertaking surveys of views, signing up or registering for an activity – just some of the ways forms can be used by schools.

Feedback and more with Forms

And now there is the option to use Microsoft Forms – available as a free online tool which uses a Microsoft Office 365 account (available to all Glow users) to set up the form either by going to or, if already logged into Office 365, via the Forms tile in the office 365 navigation tiles waffle. Office Forms can be created by either learners or educators. ✌️ These 15 formative assessment tools can help you get to know your students better.

□ Your iPad can be your teacher’s pet by helping you make instructional media… Full infographic #ipaded #ipadchat. 100 Ways to Seesaw 1 Page. A picture is worth a thousand words! – Medium. Actualización de iDoceo 4.2 para iPad con Rúbricas. Students — Record Your Voice! – Classkick – Medium. Get students to help each other! – Medium. 10 #herramientas para crear #Cómics en el aula.