106: Empower Students as Creators – Monica Burns chats with us about empowering students as creators, and the power of purposefully checking in with others every day. 

Teach Better TeamTeach Better Talk Podcast

Speaker, author, and consultant, Monica Burns, chats with us about empowering students as creators, giving kids opportunities to work on projects big and small, and the power of purposefully checking in with others every day. Episode Highlights 2:00 – Rae interrupts Jeff to talk about her classroom…because it’s all about Rae. 3:04 – Rae loves Seesaw. 6:32 – Chatting about … Read More

8/29/19 – ARVRinEdu – Jaime Donally (@JaimeDonally)

Teach Better TeamMasteryChat Questions - PAST

#Mastery Chat Questions for Thursday, August 29th, 2019 Topic: ARVRinEdu Moderator: Jaime Donally (@jaimedonally) Questions (8:00 ET) Intro/Welcome: Welcome to #Masterychat! Introduce yourself to the group and share your experience using #AR and/or #VR. (8:05 ET) Q1 What is the difference between #AugmentedReality (#AR) & #VirtualReality (#VR)? #MasteryChat (8:10 ET) Q2  Why are #AR and #VR so popular right now in … Read More

Integrating Technology in Education: Are You Making These Top 5 Mistakes?

Tiffany OttBlog, Innovate Better, Lesson Plan Better, Tech Better

In This Post: Benefits of technology integration If it doesn’t actually improve the learning process, it doesn’t really belong in your classroom. There is a danger in jumping on an edtech tool bandwagon too quickly. There are dozens of reason why a teacher would hold off on trying a new tech tool. It is really easy to fall into the … Read More

Moving to Dynamic Learning

Matthew JosephBlog, Engage Better, Innovate Better, Lesson Plan Better, Tech Better

Moving to Dynamic Learning

In This Post: We need to create classrooms where students are the ones defending and explaining their ideas, rather than regurgitating facts. We need to make projects, and classrooms in general, more dynamic. Tech tools, such as Seesaw, Flipgrid, and others, can be used to make ordinary experiences more dynamic. This only works when combined with the endless creativity and … Read More