21st-Century Libraries: The Learning Commons – From Beth Holland

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This post first appeared on Edutopia. From tablets and scrolls to bound books, libraries have cataloged resources and served as a locus of knowledge. Today, they are reinventing themselves as content becomes more accessible online and their role becomes less about housing tomes and more about connecting learners and constructing knowledge. Printed books still play a critical role […]

When to Put the Tech Away in Your 1:1 (or Any) Classroom – from Shawn & Beth on Edudemic

The following post was written by EdTechTeacher’s Shawn McCusker and Beth Holland. They will also be leading EdTechTeacher Summer Workshops in Atlanta, Chicago, and Boston. It originally appeared on Edudemic. When we work with schools embarking on 1:1 programs, losing classroom culture often tops the list of concerns. Teachers worry about too much screen time […]

Weekly Resources to Wrap Up March

This week, our top resource is actually our own! Greg Kulowiec and Beth Holland have re-designed and updated the iPad As.. page. They have a few more updates in the works, including recommendations for Math, Science, Art, and Elementary classes. iPad Resources Create an All-iPad Class Radio Show with AudioBoo, Bossjock, GoodReader, & SoundCloud Great […]