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Using Kahoot! for Interactive Formative Assessments

If you’re looking for a free, fun way to review for an upcoming assessment or to reinforce recently introduced material, Kahoot! is a reliable, colorful web-based service for creating interactive quizzes, polls, and surveys. 96 more words

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Encourage Student Interaction with Piazza

Jon Bretan has been using a free, web-based tool called Piazza to assess his students’ understanding of course material and uses it to make decisions about what he needs to go over in class. 54 more words

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Create Interactive Videos with Zaption

If you’re assigning YouTube or Vimeo videos as part of your course content, did you know that you can use Zaption to create viewing guides and interactive viewing experiences for your students? 23 more words

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Practical Ed Tech - Online Collaborative Whiteboards

Using an online collaborative whiteboard is a good way to demonstrate a concept from a distance or have students do collaborative annotating of a document or image. 10 more words

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A Review of Sample Questions Released by PARCC: Implications for Mathematics

Though the questions themselves may look similar to the questions teachers and students are familiar with on the current NJ ASK, the new PARCC assessment will introduce some novel formatting and response techniques that will increase the rigor of standardized testing.

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Helping Your Child Succeed in a Climate of Educational Change

With the introduction of the Common Core Standards, school districts across the country have had to adjust their curriculum, testing procedures, and teaching methodologies. With change comes uncertainty, and the stress of the unknown carries with it the potential to affect all involved parties… including students.

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