Often when I am doing workshops on social media in education, I start off the day asking how many people are on Twitter in the room. More and more hands are going up in education, and people are starting to see it.
Minecraft and Common Core Literacy Project: Givercraft starts Nov 17
October 21, 2014
Minecraft and Common Core Literacy Standards meld in one free project for kids grades 6-12: Givercraft.
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Weebly, the popular website creation platform, has now a powerful app that works on iPad. Besides Google Sites, Weebly is one of the best free web tools I have been recommending for teachers to use for creating classroom websites and students portfolios.
Teaching Code or Computational Thinking and associated practices is one of the “hot topics” at the moment. From The Hour of Code through a range of apps, online spaces and courses educators in the US, UK and elsewhere are being exhorted to get our students coding as a matter of urgency.
Recently I asked our Middle Years students in years 6, 7 and 8 to complete an ‘older’ survey that I had created to gauge their feedback regarding their iPad use here at the College. This is a surve…
Across Victoria, a number of schools are involved in the New Pedagogies for Deep Learning program. This exciting program is a global partnership that focuses on implementing deep learning goals across whole education systems to enable new pedagogies accelerated by technology.
If you’re running low on storage space on your iPhone or iPad, you may think you just have too many apps installed, or that your music collection is getting out of hand. But that may not be the case entirely.