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Dr. Lodge McCammon. The Fizz Method of recording video lectures opens the door for more effective use of class time, provides a more personalized approach to learning, and helps build better relationships among students, teachers, and parents.
Teachers using the Fizz Method develop and reflect upon their own series of efficient video lectures specific to their content area (e.g., algebra, biology, etc.). Students can watch the video lectures for homework or any time during the class period, which allows teachers to use more of the class time for application, differentiated instruction, and student collaboration; in effect, flipping the classroom. Dr. Lodge McCammon. The Fizz Flipped Classroom Training Program focuses on improving teacher quality by emphasizing the importance of transparency, efficiency, reflective practice, and relationships.
Dr. Lodge McCammon. The Office of Strategy Management. Most companies have ambitious plans for growth.
Few ever realize them. In their book Profit from the Core, Chris Zook and James Allen report that between 1988 and 1998, seven out of eight companies in a global sample of 1,854 large corporations failed to achieve profitable growth. That is, these companies were unable to deliver 5.5% annual real growth in revenues and earnings while earning their cost of capital (a rather modest hurdle). Yet 90% of the companies in the study had developed detailed strategic plans with much higher targets. 8 Tips To Facilitate Professional Growth In Online Training - eLearning Industry. ClubMed Training on Prezi Next. Top 10 Tips To Create Effective eLearning Presentations and Slideshows - eLearning Industry. 12 Tips To Create Effective eLearning Storyboards - eLearning Industry.
Seven Good Student Response Systems That Work On All Devices. Earlier today I received an email from someone who had found this comparison chart of student response tools.
He was interested in learning a bit more about each of them beyond what was in the chart so I put together this collection of information about popular student response tools. Each of these tools can be used on iPads, Android tablets, and in the web browser on your laptop or Chromebook. Infuse Learning is a free student response system that works with any Internet-connected device. Infuse Learning allows teachers to push questions, prompts, and quizzes out to students' devices in private virtual classrooms. Marzano Design Question 5: Managing Student Response Rates, Part 1 - Marzano Center. Keep students on their toes with high level engagement strategies How to use the “response chaining” exercise to increase student engagement.
Part one of a two-part article. Flipping channels one rainy Saturday afternoon, I happened on the scene in the movie Legally Blonde where Elle (Reese Witherspoon) is in her first law school class. The professor poses an elaborate interrogation question and calls on Elle, who is clearly unprepared to answer. The professor next calls on Elle’s nemesis, asking whether Elle has answered the question correctly and why her response was correct or incorrect. 12 Easy Ways to Use Technology in the Classroom, Even for Technophobic Teachers. Everyone wants teachers to use technology in the classroom. 52 Of The Best Apps For Your Classroom In 2015. 52 Of The Best Apps For Your Classroom In 2015 by TeachThought Staff This post was sponsored by CK-12, a non-profit foundation that creates and aggregates high quality curated STEM content.
What are the best apps for your classroom? The best little bits of software to use tomorrow, in your school, to make your classroom go? This is, strangely, not a frequent topic for us. Algebra. Functions puzzle.png (598×334) Mathematics, Learning and Technology. A previous post on Functions features resources aimed at older students; I thought it would be useful to look at resources for teaching younger students.
Desmos can be used very simply to illustrate function notation and note the use of Desmos as a calculator to evaluate the value of a function for a given input. Functions – Desmos. Select image for graph page As always CIMT is worth a search; we find: CIMT Interactive Materials – Functions In the interactive materials for year 7: Unit 16 Section 2: Function Machines and there is also a section on the associated text (16.2). TES Resources – Functions On TES, this Crossnumber from cbarthur is an ideal resource for becoming familiar with function notation. AQA Bridging the Gap The AQA Bridging the Gap resources includes a resource on introducing function notation; these resources are ideal for students who have completed the previous KS3 programmes of study but will be studying the new GCSE courses.
Integrating Tech: More Than Just Having Computers. Technology has become part of the educational process, but too often it is separate and not integrated into the learning experience.Today, Education World offers easy and painless ways to integrate technology into your daily routine.
Included: Nineteen activities and nearly 50 Web sites. Integrating technology into the curriculum is a priority -- if not a mandate -- in most schools today. Flipped3. For Teachers- Digital Learning Tools and Resources. For Teachers. Personal Learning Network discussion at TIM training. How to Integrate Technology. When technology integration in the classroom is seamless and thoughtful, students not only become more engaged, they begin to take more control over their own learning, too.
Effective tech integration changes classroom dynamics, encouraging student-centered project-based learning. Tim table of teacher indicators. Tim table of student indicators. Technology Integration Matrix.