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Building Positive Digital Footprints

Digital Footprints, a shift? During the last several years I have seen a shift in students’ understanding of their digital presence and the …

New sketchnote: 5 P's for a positive digital footprint

Empowering Kids Online: An Important Strategy to Keep Them Safe

"People were sending her messages telling her that she should just go kill herself and everybody hated her and nobody liked her," Norman said.<p>Norman …

4 fresh ideas for teaching digital citizenship sooner

Kids are immersed in technology from a very young age. So why do digital citizenship courses focus on middle school and above?<p><i>Ed. note: Innovation In</i> …

A Wonderful SAMR Model Chart for Teachers

Today's tip for the start of a new school year series I started a while ago here in <i>Educational Technology and Mobile Learning</i> is about SMAR model. It …

What Teachers Need to Know about SAMR Model

SAMR was developed by Dr. Ruben Puentadura as a model for technology integration into the classroom. It is presumed to help teachers make a better …

SAMR Model - Technology Is Learning

<b>Level</b><p><b>Definition</b><p><b>Examples</b><p><b>Functional Change</b><p>Substitution<p>Computer technology is used to perform the same task as was done before the use of …

SAMR as a Framework for Moving Towards Education 3.0

SAMR as a Framework for Moving Towards Education 3.0<p>Evolution, in its broadest sense, serves as a force to help humans move towards a better way of …

The iPad as a Tool for Creation to Strengthen Learning

Seymour Papert, the developer of the LOGO computing language, begins his landmark book Mindstorms with a story about gears he played with as a child. …

ELA Selected Response, Constructed Response, Technology-Enhanced Item Design.wmv

Energize ELA Lessons with iPad Apps that Align to the Common Core

Five common reasons why 1 to 1 programs fail

Back to School with iPads: 5 Steps for the First 5 Days

Shaelynn Farnsworth (@shfarnsworth), a high school English teacher from Iowa, provides her students with a set of expectations on the first day of …

10 Tips for Getting Started With Edmodo

<i>This is a guest post from Vance Kite, a science teacher at City of Medicine Academy in Durham, North Carolina. If you are interested in contributing</i> …

Creating interactive video on the iPad

TouchCast is an iPad app that I downloaded recently and have been exploring a bit over the last couple of weeks. It's not often an app come along …

Quick List Of iPad Resources For The Classroom

One question that comes into my inbox or on Twitter a lot lately is one dealing with iPads. Many schools and classrooms all over are investing in …

What exactly does 'blended learning' look like? This video explains

The term “blended learning” is fast-becoming one of the education buzzwords that you will hear at conferences and in news articles.<p>Some call it …

Redefining the Writing Process with iPads

In the progression from Writing 1.0 to 2.0, we digitally enhanced an existing process. If we examined it through the lens of Dr. Ruben Puentedura's …

Education Technology

review: Teaching with Tablets: How do I integrate tablets with effective instruction?

<b>Teaching with Tablets: How do I integrate tablets with effective instruction?</b> <br>By Nancy Frey, Doug Fisher, and Alex Gonzalez<br>(ASCD, 2013 – Learn</i> …

Teaching

Teacher to Teacher: 7 Steps for Integrating Technology - Getting Smart by Aimee Bartis - EdTech, portfolio

You’ve attend district and campus staff development. You understand some of what the district’s chosen device can do. It’s time to get started.<p><b>1.</b> …

This is cool!

Take the 4-Tutorial Course & Pass the Quizzes<p>Watch the tutorials that show you effective techniques for integrating the iPad® and other tablets into …

iPad Be Nimble, iPad Be Quick

The shift to iPads over laptops does not have to be a zero sum game. The ideal setting, being adopted by many schools, is moving to Bring Your Own …

The Next Generation in Student Flashcards

People have been using flashcards as a revision aid for decades, but now it is time for learners to step away from their papers and pens, and move …

Death of Traditional Books? Kids Prefer Reading Via Screen

You've probably seen those doom and gloom headlines along the vein of "The Death of Print Books Is Nigh." Indeed, the Borders nearest to my house, …

Books