Debbie Schatteman

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The Six Ts of Effective Elementary Literacy Instruction

It seems that, finally, those who make educational policy – at the local, state, and federal levels – have begun to recognize just how much good …

Twitter. It's what's happening.

These are the throwback threads we need to see this season pic.twitter.com/jP4zKOqRLB<p>0 replies 1,213 retweets 4,555 likes<p>Combine two of your least …

What do you mean by personalized learning? Helpful resources...

A recent conversation at EdcampLV (facilitated by Marc Gosselin) helped me understand that how we individually conceptualize personalized learning is …

Education Technology

Literacy Through Photography for English-Language Learners

• It is an excellent way to provide differentiation for English-language learners.<br>• It relieves pressure from reluctant students or striving readers and …

Collaborative Teams That Transform Schools Reproducibles

Research

News about #edchat on Twitter

Helping someone to understand they matter does not have to be complicated. #<b>EdChat</b> #<b>Education</b>pic.twitter.com/gtYzsNX5Vi<p>6 replies 353 retweets 585 …

Apps to Support Diverse Learners in the Classroom

Staying on Track<p>EpicWin is an organizational or executive function tool that is great for keeping students on task, keeping them from …

Enliven Class Discussions With Gallery Walks

Gallery walks get students up and out of their chairs and actively engaging with the content and each other. In gallery walks, students might display …

The Key to Summer Reading? Invest in Children’s Reading Lives All Year

It’s easier to maintain my reading life in the summer. Scorching Texas days provide excuses to lie under the ceiling fan and read all afternoon. …

How To Apply The Brain Science Of Resilience To The Classroom

Neuroscience isn't on many elementary school lesson plans. But this spring, a second grade class at Fairmont Neighborhood School in the South Bronx is plunging in.<p>Sarah Wechsler, an instructional coach with wide eyes and a marathoner's energy, asks the students to think about the development and …

Immune System

#flipgridfever hashtag on Twitter

Hi #<b>FlipgridFever</b> family Charlie Miller here Checking in a little late I hope everyone is having a SERIOUSLY FANTASTIC start to the school year Thank …

Soundtrap Tutorial

Constructionism, a Learning Theory and a Model for Maker Education | FabLearn Fellows

by Christa Flores - Sun, 04/24/2016 - 00:03<p><i>In response to a literal call for #HELP on Twitter, I pulled together three blogs from various resources.</i> …

ISTE Standards

ISTE Standards for<br>Students<p>As educators, students are at the center of everything we do. The student standards describe the skills and knowledge they …

Digital Age

The Best Interactive Web Tools for Educators

Most of us are working at full capacity, and keeping up with technology can feel like one more chore on the to-do list. Still, learning your way …

Education Technology

5 More Cool Tools to Take Classroom Collaboration to a New Level | Emerging Education Technologies

More Fun Free Tools for Collaborative Classroom Assignments<p><i>In May, we published the post, 20 Fun Free Tools for Interactive Classroom Collaboration.</i> …

How to Impose Time Limits on Google Forms

Google Forms is a great tool for creating and delivering online quizzes and surveys. Like with any quiz or survey, you may find yourself needing to …

4 Ways to Create Image-based Quizzes

Whether it is a graph for a math class, a diagram for a science class, or a map for a geography class there are plenty of times when an image …

Six Good Places to Find Free Music and Sound Effects

In my post earlier today about tools for creating book trailer videos I mentioned a couple of sources of free sound effects and music. Picking the …

My Favorite Tools for Creating Screencast Videos - Updated

AZ Screen Recorder is a fantastic free app for creating screencasts on your Android phone or tablet. Unlike a lot of Android screencasting apps AZ …

A Good Place to Find Free Sound Effects for Multimedia Projects

Whether it is for a podcast, a video, a slide presentation, or some other multimedia project, there will be times when your students need to download …

How to Create Google Alerts

In one of yesterday's posts I mentioned using Google Alerts to track a topic on the web. A few hours after I published that post I was asked for …

10 Ideas for Using Comics In Your Classroom

Over the last couple of months I've shared a handful of tools that students can use to create comics. I even conducted a webinar on the topic last …