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Social Constructivism & Pedagogy

What’s the latest rage in education? – social constructivism (not really new but I like hyperbole). If you’re an educator you may (or not) buy into all different types of learning theories. 111 more words

Guin Shaw

Teaching the Bible with Google Earth and Other Visualization Tools. SBL Presentation

At the Society of Biblical Literature annual conference, I’m presenting on “Teaching the Bible with Google Earth and Other Visualization Tools.”

“Humans are visual learners. Texts alone cannot provide the full context for engaging the Bible. 135 more words

Homework in a 1:1 Classroom - It is Time to Re-Define The Terms

This is a graph that means something very odd. This is a graph many research get when they study homework. What this graph means is this: … 1,684 more words

Opinion

Technology Resources to Mimic the FSA

Calling all Floridians! This post is for you. If you’re not in Florida, you don’t need to worry about mimicing our new all digital end of year assessment, the FSA, but you can use some of these handy (and FREE) Web 2.0 resources to help enhance your instruction, so hang in there with me. 343 more words

Instructional Technology

Overall Final Reflection

This class has given me the opportunity to use several different types of interactive media to create tools that can be used in instruction. As a classroom teacher, the features I most appreciate about the tools we learned to use are that they are free and that they are easy to learn to use. 334 more words

Instructional Technology

Presentation

Each member of the class was required to choose a Web 2.0 tool for a presentation assignment. We were asked to choose a tool, learn how to use it, and present it to the class. 155 more words

Instructional Technology

An Instructional Media Selection Guide for Distance Learning: Discussion Two

Summary

Sections VI through VIII discuss blended classrooms, synchronicity and elasticity, and virtual learning environments.   Blended learning deals with integrating appropriate instructional media in instruction, based on the learning objective. 285 more words

Instructional Technology