September 7, 2012
Weekly iPad Resources and Suggestions from EdTechTeacher (8/27-9/2)
It's been a relatively quiet week at EdTechTeacher, so that can only mean one thing: everyone is back in school! We hope that everyone is off to a good start, and look forward to seeing you in the coming months - either in person or online. In addition to our weekly resources, we have a few other news items and reminders.
iPad Summit Update - just the numbers
- There are exactly 60 DAYS until the start of the EdTechTeacher iPad Summit.
- Early Bird discounts are available for another 23 DAYS. Register soon to get your discount.
- After receiving over 80 responses to the Call for Proposals, we sent out acceptances on September 1st. The growing list of confirmed sessions is posed on the iPad Summit web site.
- We have 2 CONTESTS running until October 1st. Submit a blog post, project, photo, idea, video, audio, screencast… to win a 30% OFF Coupon to the iPad Summit. Visit the iPad Summit contest page for more details.
Teachers Explaining the Flipped Classroom with YouTube from SilviaGreat submission to the iPad Summit contest from Silvia posted to Avatar Generation.
At the start of this school year, many teachers are switching from the traditional classroom set up, to a flipped classroom. As part of this change, many teachers are creating great videos to explain to students and parents what this involves. Take a look at some of these videos teachers have created. We think they are a great resource for teachers looking to explain this classroom teaching method in a simple and clear way...>>> See the videos and read the article