Jody Farnsworth

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The Student Blogging Challenging has drawn to a close

I learned about the Student Blogging Challenge through Sue Waters who was the Blog Guru and Fairy Blog Mother for #etmooc. She has taught me, …

10 Video Project Ideas Every Teacher Should Try

Making classroom movies has gotten much easier now that cell phones, tablets, and other devices feature video capabilities that are high quality and …

Typing: iPad vs Computer

<i>Most adults can’t imagine typing anything more than a few words at a time on a virtual keyboard, but with practice, is it really any worse than a</i> …

Making Videos In the Common Craft Style - Rubric Included

A couple of years ago I had students in one of my classes create Common Craft-style videos to tell the story of Lewis and Clark. I was reminded of …

@asms_edu does all of these except LinkdIn... Maybe something for the tutor group program? #EduTech

It’s Here! The NMC Horizon Report – K-12

Once again I’m delighted to have had the opportunity to participate in the NMC Horizon Report K-12 as a member of the international <b>Advisory Board</b>. I …

What is Google Plus? A Complete User Guide. (Videos and Blog)

If you think Google Plus is just another social site, you are in for a big surprise. What has been created is, put simply, a phenomenal tool for …

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Giving Student Choice with Digital Portfolios

<b></b><b>We all post a similar artifact.</b> Sometimes when we’ve done something together that I think belongs on their digital record, I do ask them to all post …

Add Text to Your Images

Just like the QuotesCover, here is another fantastic web tool for creating images with your own texts. It is called PinWords.<p>Pinwords lets you add …

How to Support My Teachers with our 1:1 Initiative?

Image from teach.com post<p>In my last post I shared that we are going 1:1 with iPads in all of our preschool through 5th grade classrooms in our …

Education Technology

Student Led Learning – Impromptu class

A Bioloid Robot<p>At my absolute most crazily busy time, today, a year 10 student caught me as I was ‘flying’ down the corridor to get some of my many …

The Best Web 2.0 Applications For Education In 2013 – So Far

It’s that time of year again when I start posting mid-year “The Best….” lists. There are over 1,100 lists now. You can see them all here.<p>As usual, in …