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The Wordle of this list! (Click image to enlarge) One of the most popular posts on Edudemic in 2010 was The 35 Best Web 2.0 Classroom Tools Chosen By You and I felt it might be time for an update to that list for 2011. In order to put together a list of the best Web 2.0 classroom tools, I polled my Twitter followers, Facebook fans (are they still called fans? Likes?)
What are the components of a digital classroom? From eBooks to smartboards, iTunesU implementation to online learning, the classroom as we know it is changing. It’s true that a digital classroom is a vague idea. And subjective–one educator’s cutting edge learning laboratory is the next educator’s been there, done that.
Home » Classroom Strategies Explicit strategy instruction is at the core of good comprehension instruction. " Before " strategies activate students' prior knowledge and set a purpose for reading. " During " strategies help students make connections, monitor their understanding, generate questions, and stay focused. " After " strategies provide students an opportunity to summarize, question, reflect, discuss, and respond to text. Teachers should help students to understand why a strategy is useful, how it is used, and when it is appropriate. Teacher demonstration and modeling are critical factors for success, and student discussion following strategy instruction is also helpful.
San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 26, 2012 In an announcement made today at ISTE 2012, Promethean, Channel One News and the National PTA launched The Parent Connection, a new program that will deliver daily Channel One News InterActiv broadcasts shown in the classroom directly to parents mobile phones. Representatives from San Diego Unified School District joined the announcement and will be the first school district in the country to offer the service to parents. This is truly good news for parents and our entire school community.