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6 Great Resources for (Digital) Organization in your Classroom

INTRODUCTION:

Recently, teachers have been reaching out to Gradeable with a specific problem: they are feeling overwhelmed with the sheer number of ideas and innovations that are suggested to them for use in their classrooms. 494 more words

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Most AMAZING Pencil Sharpener EVER!!!!

I would like to introduce to you this pencil sharpener that I completely adore!! Let me tell you about my nightmare with pencil sharpeners. I have taught for 16 years and have bought around 8 or 9 electric sharpeners that have all broke and don’t always sharpen pencils. 253 more words

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Connected Classrooms

The Journal.ie today carries an inspiring news item for anyone interested in the integration of ICT into education.  The article tells of how through the “Connected Classroom” project four students in Warrenmount Presentation School participated in Maria Broderick’s higher-level maths classes in Coláiste Bríde 10 kms away through a video link-up. 182 more words

Sharing Expertise

Webtools with no student registration needed

A great list put together here by a fellow teacher over the pond which lists webtools for use in classrooms with no registration necessary, a bonus in every classroom where anxiety about protecting students’ identities online is always paramount.   40 more words

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More Name Games

Here are a couple more names games/songs that are fun to play with the children and make learning their names easier. I learned both of these from the lovely Marissa Sherkenny in my very first classroom.  84 more words

Songs

There's no app for good teaching

8 ways to think about tech in ways that actually improve the classroom.

Bringing technology into the classroom often winds up an awkward mash-up between the laws of Murphy and Moore: What can go wrong, will — only faster. 1,734 more words

Questions Worth Asking

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The development of 'affect-aware' screen technology which can detect when your digitally engaged students become bored or confused. Now we are talking about a brave new world for teachers!

50 ways to use Twitter in the classroom

Allowing only 140 characters to be used, Twitter appears to have limitations as an educational tool for use in classrooms, however Sam Miller has lots of creative ways to use Twitter, both within and beyond the classroom boundaries - 89 more words

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