Austin Gagnier

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Using Minecraft (And Zombies) To Teach Coding And Math Skills

Teenager Alea Frydnlund is creating zombies.<p>“It will attack you if you’re on survival,” she says. “But right now, I’m just on creative.”<p>Alea hunches …

Should Teachers Use Twitter? This Flowchart Says Probably

<b>Should Teachers Use Twitter? This Flowchart Says Probably</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b>Should you use twitter?That’s a loaded question with a lot of …

Google Classroom: Reuse an Assignment - Teacher Tech

The Google Classroom team is always listening to teachers and in response to feedback they have added the feature to be able to reuse a post in your …

10 Tips to Make Engaging Presentations in Google Drive

August 26, 2015<br>Google Slides is a powerful application that allows you to create, edit and share presentations. There are a wide variety of …

The Student-Centered Classroom: Communicating What Matters

Genuine Community<p>It seems that whenever teachers get nervous, we plan big -- big projects, big events, big impact. But here I knew that instead of …

Compliant Students Vs. Curious Students

I recently read “The engaged student vs. the compliant student” by @justintarte which got me thinking. Why is it always one or the other? Why is it …

Pedagogy

Extending Growing Patterns & Structures Using Minecraft

In this post i would like to provide a lesson based on patterning, spatial awareness and computational thinking using Minecraft.<p><b>From the Ontario</b> …

Coding Gives Students Voice – TEDxCK

<b>Crack the code for your students’ success!</b><p>Future-ready students need to be creative. They need to know <b>how to communicate</b> their ideas and <b>how to</b> …

Communicate

Head back to school with new features in Google Classroom

As you gear up for the new school year, try the newest features in Google Classroom for more ways to save time, engage your students and keep …