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Hot Spots: don't wait until the end of the semester for student feedback.

My inner voice upon reading student evaluations of my courses at the end of each semester:

“Aw, man. I wish I’d known about these issues earlier.” 334 more words

Reflective Teacher 30 Day Blogging Challenge Day 13

Day 13: Name the top tech tools that you use on a consistent basis in the classroom and rank them in order of their effectiveness, in your opinion. 316 more words

And the First Block Goes to...

Jen Robinson, Math teacher extraordinaire! Jen’s goal was to learn how to use Socrative so she could begin using it right away to assess the understanding of her students during math class. 252 more words

App Reviews

The First PLC at Marian Catholic

In June we visited Loyola Academy in Wilmette IL, to learn more about how they trained their teachers in the first year of their 1:1 iPad initiative.   529 more words

Loyola Academy

Simultaneous Back Channel/Polling App

If you are reading this post because the title excited you, I am sorry to say that I do not know of a simultaneous back channel/polling app. 416 more words

Education

Students Lead a "Celebration of Learning" Evening - Then Quiz Their Parents!

A number of our Year 6 classes have moved away from the traditional Parent-Teacher interviews towards a “Celebration of Learning Evening” which was held recently and the students grouped together to present their learning to around 90 adults who attended. 474 more words

ELearning

Technology and Higher Education

When the focus is on student-learning, technology is superior.
When the focus is on technology, student-learning is inferior.

Technology in higher education is a hot topic across the world, and one that gets the hearts of passionate educators pounding.  456 more words

Stuart Miller