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20 useful ways to use TodaysMeet in schools. TodaysMeet is an easy-to-use, versatile digital tool.

20 useful ways to use TodaysMeet in schools

It can enhance discussions, provide a place for ideas and more. TodaysMeet is so simple yet so versatile that it has become one of my go-to digital tools. It’s designed as a backchannel — the conversation behind what’s going on. TodaysMeet creates personal chat room that you can set up and invite people to. They can quickly and easily write comments or questions for anyone in the chat room to see. TodaysMeet is literally the easiest website to use I’ve ever come across. That’s it. You can immediately share the URL to the room (in our DitchThatTextbook example, the room we would create is TodaysMeet.com/DitchThatTextbook) and start the conversation. Each message has a 140-character limit, so be concise. I already use TodaysMeet in a number of ways in my classroom and can see so many other possibilities. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11.

Seven Tech Tools for Fast Formative Assessment. By Curtis Chandler You and I would be hard-pressed to find a teacher who’s against formative assessment.

Seven Tech Tools for Fast Formative Assessment

We would have better luck finding someone who hates whales or pizza. In theory, every teacher is regularly designing and deploying a variety of outcomes-based learning activities that help the teacher determine where students are in the learning process. And then adjusting their instruction accordingly (Greenstein, 2010). But in practice, formative assessment is more like proper diet and regular exercise—just another one of those things that we all know is important, but few of us have the time and focus to achieve. In education, there is nothing—not even technology—that is a silver bullet.

That’s why I’m always on the hunt for free tech-tools that help me engage students, track their individual achievement, and provide them with opportunities for improvement. The Best 8 Web Tools for Doing Formative Assessment in Class. February 25, 2015 Formative assessment, as we have agreed elsewhere, is assessment for learning which is completely different from summative assessment, which is assessment of learning.

The Best 8 Web Tools for Doing Formative Assessment in Class

The insights gained from formative assessments are usually used to decide on the next instructional steps and also inform teachers as to the additional opportunities needed to ensure students' success. Examples of formative assessment include: assigning projects and performances, giving writing assignments, and asking questions. There are a variety of ways to do formative assessment in class and this post features some interesting examples of formative assessment techniques. You can also draw on technology to formatively assess your students and gather feedback from them. 33 Digital Tools for Advancing Formative Assessment in the Classroom. I came across a great blog post the other day – Formative Assessments Are Easier Than You Think – that told the firsthand account of a teacher, Steven Anderson, who implemented formative assessment in his classroom.

33 Digital Tools for Advancing Formative Assessment in the Classroom

He used a sticky-note version of an exit ticket to elicit evidence of student learning and in his words, “what a difference that made.” Susan Cain: The power of introverts. Diana Laufenberg: How to learn? From mistakes. Listening. 50 olika sätt att redovisa en bok. Jag hittade ett gammalt papper hemma bland mina gamla skolböcker.

50 olika sätt att redovisa en bok

Det var en lista som vi fick från vår svenska lärare när jag gick i grundskolan. Det var någon gång under 90-talet men det går fortfarande att använda dessa idéer till redovisningar, så nu delar jag med mig av listan till er. Uppträd som en av personerna i boken - berätta om dig själv och din roll i berättelsen.Gör en intervju med en av personerna i boken.Spela upp en scen ur boken.Gör en beskrivning av en av personerna, muntligt eller skriftligt. Persuasive writing. Listening exams. Skills.

English Listening Level Test - How well do you understand English? Which English exam is right for you? Engelska (åk 6-9) Bedöma förmågor via nätet. The Absolutely True Diary... Podradio. Game-based learning. 10 TED Talks Perfect For the eLearning Industry. Does eLearning kill creativity?

10 TED Talks Perfect For the eLearning Industry

Bring on the eLearning revolution! What do you believe about open-source learning? What eLearning developers can learn from kids? Would you teach at the 100,000 student classroom? What have you learned from online education? The idea behind TED is in the power of inspirational talk that will change attitudes, lives and ultimately, the world.

Which one is your favorite talk and why? 1) Daphne Koller: What we're learning from online educationDaphne Koller is enticing top universities to put their most intriguing courses online for free -- not just as a service, but as a way to research how people learn. 2) Salman Khan: Let's use video to reinvent educationSalman Khan talks about how and why he created the remarkable Khan Academy, a carefully structured series of educational videos offering complete curricula in math and, now, other subjects. TED talks. Powerful Learning Practice. TED: Ideas worth spreading. Simon Sinek: How great leaders inspire action.

Wendy Chung: Autism — what we know (and what we don’t know yet) 100 Incredible Lectures from the World's Top Scientists. Posted on Thursday June 18, 2009 by Staff Writers By Sarah Russel Unless you’re enrolled at one of the best online colleges or are an elite member of the science and engineering inner circle, you’re probably left out of most of the exciting research explored by the world’s greatest scientists.

100 Incredible Lectures from the World's Top Scientists

But thanks to the Internet and the generosity of many universities and online colleges, you’ve now got access to the cutting edge theories and projects that are changing the world in this list below. If you’re looking for even more amazing lectures, check out our updated list for 2012 with more talks from great minds. General Let the world’s top scientists explain exactly how they do their job when you listen to these lectures. Science and Engineering From materials science to the study of thermodynamics, learn more about the science of engineering here. WTC Lecture – collapse of WTC Buildings: Steven E. Biology and Medicine Chemistry. Spanish Language: Learn Spanish grammar, vocabulary and culture. Learn Spanish - Aprende Inglés. Easy words to learn. Palabras fáciles de aprender Cognates. ESL. Learn Spanish Aprende Inglés: Body Parts - Partes del cuerpo ESL. Learn Spanish Aprende Inglés: Weather - Clima.

Learn Spanish Aprende Inglés: Food - Alimentos. Learn Spanish - The 101 - 200 most used words in Spanish. 100 most common words in Spanish. Learn Spanish 100 most used adjectives in Spanish. Learn Spanish 100 most used phrases in Spanish. Learn Spanish Aprende Inglés:Telling time - Decir la hora. Y Tu Mamá También (2001) The Orphanage (Trailer)