Online Corporate Training Tips With Bruce Graham by PowToon! Introducing the third video in Bruce Graham’s series on “Corporate Training Tips.” Check it out and remember to subscribe to our YouTube channel to see more great videos!! Bruce Graham is a highly experienced freelance instructional designer Why a Class Twitter Account An elementary class in Canada sent out a plea on Twitter to have people across Canada send them a cup of dirt. The students are going to analyze the soil samples. By having a class Twitter account you are able to connect your students… globally. Microsoft Launches a New Classroom Platform The future of the classroom is taking shape through digital workspaces shared by teachers and students, and Microsoft is carving out its own place in an increasingly competitive market. Today, Microsoft announced a new platform for education — Microsoft Classroom. Having stitched together tools from Office 365 and a series of learning management partnerships, Microsoft has high hopes that Classroom will become the central hub for the class experience.
Timeline Timeline allows students to create a graphical representation of an event or process by displaying items sequentially along a line. Timelines can be organized by time of day, date, or event, and the tool allows users to create a label with short or long descriptive text. Adding an image for each label makes a timeline more visually appealing. Add, drag, and rearrange items as needed. Saving capability allows students to return to their work and make revisions, and they can share their final work via e-mail. The Flipped Classroom Guide for Teachers As technology becomes increasingly common in instruction at all levels of education from kindergarten to college, the modern classroom is changing. The traditional teacher-centered classroom is falling away to give students a student-centered classroom where collaborative learning is stressed. One way educators are effectively utilizing online learning and changing the way they teach is by flipping their classrooms. What is a Flipped Classroom? High school teachers Aaron Sanns and Jonathan Bergman were the first to flip their classrooms. The Flip started when these teachers began supplying absent students with an online lecture they could watch from home or from wherever they had access to a computer and the Internet, including school or the local library.
Capture for Chrome: create and upload vi... MediaCore Capture for Chrome is a free Chrome extension that lets you capture picture-in-picture video from your screen and webcam, record a Chrome tab, any desktop window or your entire screen, or simply record from your webcam. Once you’re finished recording you can easily upload your video to MediaCore. 1) Start by downloading MediaCore Capture for Chrome from the Chrome store. 2) Next, click on the MediaCore icon in the Chrome toolbar and click on "Get Started" to launch the app. 3) Choose your settings: Select an appropriate video size and decide if you want embed video from your webcam and enable the microphone. 4) In this example I'm going to show you how to record a tutorial from your screen with the webcam embedded in the corner.
So You Wanna Be A Podcaster? Helpful Tips and Tricks from 5 Years of Podcasting Hello … I am thinking about starting my own show… I listen to your show and I think it’s wonderful … How many downloads do you have?Hello … I’m thinking of starting my own podcast … Am I just expected to purchase my own equipment? Could you give me advice on getting sponsorships?Hello … I would like to have you on my new podcast. Would you mind editing it for me when we are done because I just don’t have the time and I know you like to edit your own shows? I promise this won’t be a rant on the podcasting world.
Veille et Analyses de l'ifé Dossier de veille de l'IFÉ : Développer l'esprit critique par l'argumentation : de l'élève au citoyen n°108, février 2016 Auteur(s) : Marie Gaussel Télécharger la version intégrale du dossier (version PDF) Creating a Discussion Board While I want threaded discussions in Google Classroom, I do not want them in the stream. Multiple student responses will clutter up the Google Classroom stream quickly. I always say “the answer is always a spreadsheet” so I created a way to use Google Sheets for a threaded discussion and use it in Google Classroom. It is not perfect, I’m a teacher not a programmer. The advantage to using a spreadsheet for discussions is… it is a spreadsheet!! Google Sheets are in your Google Drive, easy to locate.