#ETTchat: Evaluating New Technology Initiatives in Schools – an interview with Justin Reich & James Daley

#ETTchat: Evaluating New Technology Initiatives in Schools – an interview with Justin Reich & James Daley

This fall, as part of our #ETTchat series, Communications Editor James Daley will be chatting with our EdTechTeacher instructors about some of their favorite tools, apps, and strategies for the classroom. In this post, he chats with co-founder Justin Reich about the question Is All This …

5 Ways iPads have Changed the Classroom – Guest Post from Jodie Deinhammer

5 Ways iPads have Changed the Classroom – Guest Post from Jodie Deinhammer

This guest post from Jodie Deinhammer, Innovation Summit featured speaker, first appeared on Daily Genius. When a cart of iPads was first delivered to my classroom, my first thought was, “Awesome, now we can Google stuff!” Fast forward 7 years and my …

Project Based Learning as Mindset – from Beth Holland

Project Based Learning as Mindset – from Beth Holland

This post first appeared on the EdTech Researcher blog at Education Week. I had a fascinating conversation with a few teachers the other day. Though their school leadership viewed Project-Based Learning (PBL) as a pathway to student-centered learning, these teachers explained that …

When learning goals are clear, teachers get more out of PD – from Tom Daccord

When learning goals are clear, teachers get more out of PD – from Tom Daccord

This post first appeared on eSchool News. As I look back on the summer, one of the things that strikes me is how often a workshop I’ve given has followed a “technology training” at a school. In other words, faculty had already …

#ETTChat: 5 Ways that Screencasting Improves Teaching & Learning – an Interview with Avra Robinson & James Daley

#ETTChat: 5 Ways that Screencasting Improves Teaching & Learning – an Interview with Avra Robinson & James Daley

This fall, as part of our #ETTchat series, Communications Editor James Daley will be chatting with our EdTechTeacher instructors about some of their favorite tools, apps, and strategies for the classroom. In this post, he interviews Avra Robinson, about screencasting in the classroom. Screencasting …

Telling the Story of Learning through “Kid Cams” – Guest Post from Tim Kaegi

Telling the Story of Learning through “Kid Cams” – Guest Post from Tim Kaegi

This guest post from Innovation Summit speaker, Tim Kaegi (@TLKaegi), first appeared on Daily Genius. Given the ever-changing philosophies in the educational landscape, proving that learning is happening in the classroom has been redefined. Sure, traditional worksheets and formal assessments can still …