The blogging space of the Burlington Public Schools Assistant Superintendent for Learning
Kahoot! | Game-based blended learning & classroom response system
Cool tool for assessing students. Gamification-based
tags: assessment response poll gamification
Blendspace - Create lessons with digital content in 5 minutes
Good tool available on any web-based device.
tags: Blendspace tools elearning web2.0 curation edcanvas lessons
EverySlide | Interactive Presentations | Audience Response System
tags: presentations interactive powerpoint slideshow polling
Allows teachers to chop down YouTube videos and voice over the sound on a video if they wish. Also able to add questions at any point in the video and track student progress.
tags: flipped youtube quiz lessons
Reading from paper versus screens: a critical review of the empirical literature.
The present review considers the differences between the media in terms of outcomes and processes of reading and concludes that single variable explanations are insufficient to capture the range of issues involved in reading from screens.
tags: reading research online
How Online Reading Programs Benefit Young Readers
tags: online reading programs
How the internet is making it harder to read books
tags: internet reading online research
Serious reading takes a hit from online scanning and skimming, researchers say - The Washington Post
tags: reading online research
From Scholastic Administrator - What happens when administrators throw out the rulebook and try fundamentally different models of education?
Master Chrome Apps and Extensions: Differences and Recommendations
A great list of chrome apps and extensions
tags: chrome apps extensions
Two Useful iPad Apps to Create Classroom Posters
tags: posters classroom apps
Copy of 1:1 Learning Nipmuc - Google Drive
Parent Presentation about the move to 1:1 from Nipmuc Regional High School in Upton, MA
Student privacy activists win a big one
tags: studentprivacy dataprivacy
Honey Maid: Love - YouTube
A great response to negative and intolerant comments made online. Also a great look at how the positive outweigh the negative
tags: socialmedia negativefeedback positivesocialmediause ettsummit
Ten Tips for Writing Common Formative Assessments
Great questions to get you focused for creating quality formative assessments from Bill Ferriter.
tags: formativeassessments howto
What Does Learning Look Like? A Look At Physical And Digital Spaces
Good discussion of learning spaces from Tom Daccord
tags: learningspaces EdTechTeacher
10 Principles of Sustainable EdTech Implementation -
by Dave Guymon on Getting Smart
tags: 1:1 sustaainability
How to Make Google Drive Work Like a Desktop Suite
tags: googledrive gafe howto
Easy Way To Create Bibliography Entries in Google Docs
tags: googledocs bibliography easybib
3 Professional Development Tips For Schools Going 1:1 - Edudemic
tags: professionaldevelopment 1:1
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