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Alice Keeler: Creating Google Presentations with Scoot & Doodle. I frequently am creating presentations for different professional development workshops I am presenting at.

Alice Keeler: Creating Google Presentations with Scoot & Doodle

I wanted to do something fun with my slides this time so I thought I would use Scoot & Doodle to create my backdrops. That probably was not what you were expecting… Scoot & Doodle is a Google Hangout App. On the left hand side of Google Hangout are some standard apps. Notice down at the bottom of the apps are 3 inconspicuous dots. Click on these dots and find the “Scoot & Doodle” App. This will switch you a blank canvas. You can draw on the blank canvas, but you can also insert stamps. 5 Keys to Effective Digital Learning Implementation. Each year, billions of dollars are spent on educational technology in the United States.

5 Keys to Effective Digital Learning Implementation

With stagnant budgets forcing districts to evaluate each line item on a year over year basis, school officials are often forced to make difficult choices on what to purchase, what to cut, and ultimately, where to invest money in the smartest possible fashion. Over the past few years, I’ve had the opportunity to work alongside a large number of districts related to their digital conversion; in essence, moving their classrooms from teacher-centric environments with desks in rows and information dissemination seemingly the focus, to 21st century learning spaces where students are empowered, the classroom is flexible, and the focus is on creation, collaboration, and higher order thinking skills.

In some districts, millions of dollars are spent putting equipment in the hands of both teachers and students and in turn, there’s minimal increases in academic achievement. 1. When Innovation slaps you in the face, we slap back. Richard Byrne Free Technology for Teachers. Blended Learning and Technology in the Classroom. Cybraryman Catalogue of Educational WebSites - Educational Web sites for Teachers, Educators, Parents, Students. To Engage Them All. I looked at my blog the other day and couldn't believe that I haven't updated since July!

To Engage Them All

The start to the year has been fabulous! My seventh graders are adorable and witty. They make me laugh every day. My eighth grade is a wonderful group to loop with. We are already having so much fun. Teaching in Room 6. I’ll Never Resign. BIGGER DREAMERS Guide to Instructional Technology. Aurasma. Starting in January, I’m kicking of “Tech Like a Pirate” where you I talk about several ways you integrate technology into your classroom while you Teach Like a Pirate.

Aurasma

To get things kicked off, I have made a Top 10 list or in a way kind of a top 40 list to show you what Apps work the best with all the Pirate Hooks. So, let the fun begin. 1. You. Yes, you. 2. 3. Finding a little bit of awesome in every day. Education Redesigned. Literacy in the Digital Age. 4 GINORMOUS Google Classroom Updates! (April 21, 2015)

You asked for it!

4 GINORMOUS Google Classroom Updates! (April 21, 2015)

You got it! The Google Classroom Team delivers again! Co-teacher support? Check! Show What You Know with Media » What do you want to create today? 4 GINORMOUS Google Classroom Updates! (April 21, 2015) SuperBetter: Show Me the Science! Looking for the research behind SuperBetter Chief Creative Officer Jane McGonigal’s SXSW, Games for Health, Games for Change, or TED Global talks?

SuperBetter: Show Me the Science!

Joan Ganz Cooney Center - Advancing Children's Learning in a Digital Age. Edtech. Edudemic - Education Technology Tips For Students And Teachers. Connecting dots of digital learning. John Kuglin Home Page - Home. EmergingEdTech. Education Technology. Internet and instructional technologies for teachers & other educators. Leslie Fisher. Langwitches Blog : SAMR Exercise Google Hangout: Mark Your Calendars. 21st Century Learning Socratic Seminar and The Backchannel Humanities teacher, Shannon Hancock, at Graded, the American School of São Paulo, read and worked through The Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo with her 8th grade students.

Langwitches Blog : SAMR Exercise Google Hangout: Mark Your Calendars

Not only did they read the text, learn about literary elements, but also learned to articulate and discuss in a professional manner the text … Visible Thinking in Math- Part 1 The conversation about visible thinking in Math started with one of our teachers at Graded, The American School of São Paulo, Adam Hancock, wanting to know how he could incorporate having students’ use their blogfolios in Math class. Redefining My Learning Silvana Meneghini and I work as Academic Technology Coordinators at Graded, the American School of São Paulo. ” A flashlight in the fog of technology integration“, initially the title of a conference workshop proposal, quickly developed into the desire of creating a framework to guide and coach teachers based on … Global Education iPads.

Fractus Learning - Keeping Educators on the Cutting Edge. Sharing Technology. Keithschroeder / Keith Schroeder Resources. 5 Minute Classroom Tech Tutorials  June 2012. Using Google Drive Forms to Power 1:1 Instruction. As I explore teaching and learning in a 1:1 iPad environment I'm excited about the potential of using Google Drive Forms as a teaching tool.

Using Google Drive Forms to Power 1:1 Instruction

Forms display well on any Internet connected device, and they are packed full of features that can be used to collect feedback, communicate, check for comprehension and best of all, teach. Blogging About The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom. Matt Gomez Blog. Toontastic App Is Now FREE Google has acquired one of my favorite storytelling apps and it is now FREE (was $9.99) If you don’t already own this app grab it and get those kids creating.

Matt Gomez Blog

Listed below are a few posts I have made previously about the app and you can read about the announcement here. Toontastic and MLK Toontastic App 101 Toontastic Storytelling App. Wwwatanabe.