Learning to Go: Lesson Ideas for Teaching with Mobile Devices, Cell Phones, and BYOT Every day, people around the world communicate, connect, and learn digitally on the go. Our students spend hours with their devices and digital tools. Imagine if some of that time was spent learning your content. Imagine your students learning by creating, playing, translating, editing, curating, researching, and brainstorming digitally on cell phones, mobile devices, laptops, tablets, iPads, Chromebooks, and consoles. Learning to Go is a collection of lesson plans, resources, handouts, and tips for teachers wishing to incorporate mobile devices, cell phones or BYOT (Bring Your Own Technology) into their teaching. This book offers suggestions for adapting your curriculum even if your students have little access to technology or you are new to technology integration.
Hire Shelly I am blessed to support teachers and educational organizations worldwide. If I can be of any assistance, please feel free to contact me at ShellyTerrell@gmail.com. I am available for the following: I have traveled to over 20 countries to train teachers, keynoted at various conferences, and trained 100,000s of teachers in over 100 countries through the econferences, educational chats, SMOOCS, weekly webinars, and other online projects I’ve curated and co-organized. Shelly Terrell “I believe my camera should always be in one hand and a good script in the other. That makes it possible for storytelling to come to life.” —Leticia Alaniz “Pick up a camera. Shoot something. Reusable Videos for wideo.co Sign up Log in Try out our awesome templates Just choose the one you like or start from scratch Christmas & New Years Eve eCard wideo.co
Educational Leadership:Giving Students Meaningful Work:Seven Essentials for Project-Based Learning September 2010 | Volume 68 | Number 1 Giving Students Meaningful Work Pages 34-37 John Larmer and John R. Mergendoller As Ms. McIntyre walked around her high school science classroom, she plopped a packet of papers on each student's desk and announced a "project." Each student would create a poster about a water-borne bacterium that can be harmful to humans, the bacterium's effects, and disease prevention and treatment.
Shelly Sanchez Terrell BIO Teacher Reboot Camp Equipping ourselves because we love our learners! RSS Feed Bio More Sharing Services Digital Activities & Icebreakers for Gen Y “The number one benefit of educational technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do. It lets people be creative … productive … learn things they didn’t think they could learn before, and so in a sense it is all about potential.” – Steve Ballmer Our students’ digital behavior influences our learning, language, rituals, values, routines, customs, and communication. What we share, post, like, and comment on impacts us, our peers, and people around the world.
A guide to project work: supporting students in independent learning Research is an important element of any independent learning project. Photograph: Alamy What are your plans for the remaining weeks of the teaching year? Build Your Teacher’s Survival Kit The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining. – John F. Kennedy When I first began teaching, I remember meeting a veteran teacher who carried a big bag with her everywhere. Interactive Teaching Resources Teaching interactively is at the heart of effective instruction, but sometimes interactive teaching methods can seem like a lot of work to plan and implement. This page includes links to helpful resources with simple strategies you can implement in almost any subject area to boost both engagement AND achievement. I'm conducting a series of webinars on this topic, and those recordings will be added to this page as they become available. Professional Development
Professor Curt Bonk’s e-Learning World This is the homepage of Curtis J. Bonk, Ph.D. Curt is Professor at Indiana University teaching psychology and technology courses. Curt is affiliated with the cognitive sciences program and is adjunct in the School of Informatics at IU. He founded SurveyShare, Inc. in 2003 which he sold in 2010. ICT Lesson Repository About us Courses & workshops Consultancy services Clients & publications Tools & webquests