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A Detailed List of 9 Self Assessment Questions for a Growth Mindset. We recently came across this infographic by Jackie Gerstein, Ed.D. that beautifully sums up the process of self assessment and the 21st Century Fluencies.

A Detailed List of 9 Self Assessment Questions for a Growth Mindset

In a word, it’s all about evaluation. Infographics for Teaching Classic Literature - Create Amazing Infographics! When was the last time you were one with your Shakespeare?

Infographics for Teaching Classic Literature - Create Amazing Infographics!

If you’re the English teacher or drama coach, you’re probably pretty up on your Hamlet and MacBeth. The rest of us–not so much. These works can be pretty daunting for students and mere mortals alike. Even with Sparknotes, Thugnotes, and reading Amazon reviews, the classics are tough to understand. Mysimpleshow - create your own explainer video in minutes. Kelly Hollis - ESC515. Kelly Hollis - ESC515 - Capability 1. Common Sense Education - Digital Compass is a game-based activity that teaches students about the fundamentals of digital citizenship through a series of animations.

Kelly Hollis - ESC515 - Capability 1

All operating systems as well as Android and iOS Apps availableFreeSecondary education Explanation & Critical Assessment: Download the New Twitter-Tastic Teacher's Guide! Screencastomatic - Novice to Expert Flowchart - Joel Speranza. Top Universities. Bestapps16. Making the leap: Students as creators, not consumers. Back in the early 80’s, my sister and I used to play a game called ‘the floor is lava’.

Making the leap: Students as creators, not consumers

Note Taking Skills for 21st Century Students. Note taking skills aren’t just automatic.

Note Taking Skills for 21st Century Students

We tell students “take notes” but they have no idea what that means. What makes “good notes.” What do they write down? How should notes look? Ever since I went through the Writing Across the Curriculum Course at my school I realized the tremendous gap between “writing” as we’ve taught it traditionally and 21st century writing skills. Now I have a new frustration that has me grappling with noteaking. So, now, I’m taking the approach of helping students master analog notetaking. A note about In-Flip: The kids love it. Innovative idea for green screen innovation,use Lego movie maker for green screen #qsite. The Australian podcast for teachers that bridges the gap between research, policy and practice. BAM! Radio Network. 100+ Tools for Differentiating Instruction Through Social Media.

Imagine a world where resources were limited to what was found in the classroom or the school closet known as the "Curriculum Materials Room.

100+ Tools for Differentiating Instruction Through Social Media

" Extension of FLipped Learning LIt Review June 2014. Learning - Chat. Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015. Youtubeindocs. 10 Social Media Skills for Every Modern Teacher [Infographic] Social media skills have an increasingly useful presence in modern classrooms.

10 Social Media Skills for Every Modern Teacher [Infographic]

Teachers and students alike use them to connect and to expand learning. Social media doesn’t have to be a distraction. It can be a powerful learning tool if used properly. This begins with our most powerful classroom tool. That, of course, is a knowledgeable teacher. A teacher who knows about social media is a boon to the modern classroom. Social media also has applications to personal and professional development. The infographic below has 10 crucial social media competencies for teachers. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Teachers Digital Skills Chart. Making and not just reading QR Codes. I saw a couple of great images yesterday on Twitter where a teacher was using QR Codes to share book reviews in one corner of the room and biographies of famous people from history in another.

Making and not just reading QR Codes

I know a lot of people are doing this but it was the combination that got me thinking about the ability of the students to generate their own QR Codes. I think they would love the opportunity to QR Code their work, their assignments or even a link to their next video. Here are a couple of apps that would let students create their own QR Codes - some allow the integration of images and coloured QR codes while others are more basic but free for students to download.

Generate Colorful QR Code: $1.99 AU Generate Colorful QR-code of any photo or image that you select. Embed media from other sources - Schoolbox Wiki. Uploading Files If you are looking for how to simply upload files we recommend you review Uploading Files and Uploading Multiple Files.

Embed media from other sources - Schoolbox Wiki

Embedding 3rd party content into Schoolbox. Explainer: Creative Commons. The digital age has presented many and diverse challenges for copyright law.

Explainer: Creative Commons

The rapid uptake of digital, networked technologies led to widespread online distribution of content, as well as the emergence of new practices and technologies that enabled digital content to be shared, reused and remixed on an unprecedented scale. But while technology provided the capacity for sharing and reuse of content to occur on a vast scale, legal restrictions on the use of copyright material hampered its negotiability in the digital environment. Creative Commons (CC) emerged as a direct response to the shortcomings of copyright laws and licensing practices in the dynamic, interactive and distributed internet environment. The founders of CC recognised the power of the digital online environment, and saw the importance of enabling materials and information to flow online.

How does Creative Commons work? The first suite of CC licences (version 1.0), was released on December 16 2002. The Presentation Tools Shelf. Presentation Tools. Skip to main content Create interactive lessons using any digital content including wikis with our free sister product TES Teach. Get it on the web or iPad! Guest Join | Help | Sign In. Teachers: Teach digital citizenship and discover the best apps, games, and websites rated for learning. Twitter- getting started. Teacher's Guide to Twitter Lingo.