Class blogs are a great resource and a great tool for teachers to save time and stress, and help students as well. One great way to enhance student learning is to put students in the driver’s seat. Show them just enough to get them started, and get them writing, posting, and sharing. One way I … Continue reading Discover the World – Then Blog About it!
As previously discussed, class blogs can be of great use in engaging students, and fueling their success in and out of the classroom. I personally first started using a class blog in 2014 with my Geography students. I had already tried several blogging platforms for personal use, such as Tumblr, Blogger, and LiveJournal, but while … Continue reading Class Blogs: How do I get started?
Google Slides makes for great presentations not just for classroom use, but for students to refer back to even long after the class is over. They can be spiffed up, and then shared around the world. Here's how... Publishing Presentations By going to the File menu in the upper left of your window, you can … Continue reading Google Slides: From Blah to Bling!
Technology has always appealed to me, though as the online world has grown, so has my love of and use for it. After becoming a teacher, I find even MORE ways to use tech tools every day, to help me and to help those with whom I work. That means other teachers, my administrators, my … Continue reading Tech advantage #1