"Hi Patrick, maybe you would be interested in trying out the fraction lesson that we presented at ISTE. Virtual Tangrams - Real Fractions piecing it all together, demonstrated the use of an ebook and app in a 6-8 math lesson.
To get the book go to…"
I teach 6th grade math in Massachusetts. I'm looking for recommendations for:1) excellent middle school math resources: websites, apps, books, lessons, etc; and2) other great online math groups like this one where I can benefit from others' work.So far, my challenge has been finding too many online recommendations that require…See More
"I'd suggest you rethought this task ... it is perhaps more sustainable if you consider starting to expand and grow your own personal learning network both online and offline.
This way you can keep the conversations ongoing until (and past)…"
"Hi Patrick! I would definitely recommend starting slowly with something like Voicethread (http://www.voicethread.com). Students can easily grasp how to upload the pictures and add text or audio comments to one another's or to one Voicethread.…"
"I was recently offered a review copy of Doug Johnson's "The Classroom Teacher's Technology Survival Guide," and found it to be a very useful starting point for those new to ed tech. There are several great checklists for…"
A great way to start is to think of the activities that your teachers will want to do in the classroom. For example, brainstorming is one that many teachers use. Then use those wonderful sites to see what tools will help…"
You have got a lot of work to do - but don't worry there are tons of people here to help!
I can recommend a few places to start looking for resources - the one I run is a free site called www.eduTecher.net - but…"
I created a K-High School, resource website for teachers and parents that you may be able to utilize. My Principal gave each staff member the task of analyzing data and presenting their finding during staff meetings.…"
I am relatively new to Educational Technology, and am interested in becoming an Ed Tech Integration Specialist in schools.1. If you could recommend only a few resources to someone starting out as an Ed Tech Specialist (working with grades 5-12), what would you recommend? Or, for someone starting out, what would you recommend doing to get rolling (i.e. Where to start? Priorities?). 2. Are there…See More