"My lesson is about how to use twitter in your classroom. First, I would make sure that everyone had access to either a laptop, iPad, or smartphone. The iPads will already have the twitter app downloaded. Also, I would need access…"
Great cheat sheet resources! I recently provided a workshop to the PE teachers in my district on iPad/technology integration in the gym. I briefly covered everything from iPads to flipped classrooms to Google Docs to Edmodo to Twitter, etc.…"
I had never heard of Voki.com before so thank you for introducing it to me. It looks like such fun. I think kids, and adults, would get a kick out of creating an avatar figure. It seems like it is something that is more on their level,…"
I love that you chose to talk about Pinterest. I think it has so many clever resources for teachers. Just recently, I learned how to pin instead of just looking at everything and liking it all. It is much better now being able to categorize…"
"The professional development that I have prepared and shared is actually a PD session that I just administered for about 15 physical education teachers in my district about two weeks ago. I created my slideshow for the presentation using Prezi. For…"
"Juliana- thank you for the cheat sheets for Twitter. I think Twitter has plenty of cool potentialities in education. You r lesson will be very easy for all to follow and everyone who would be there should be very capable of using Twitter…"
"Barbara, I found this Web 2.0 tool fascinating and quite entertaining. Excellent presentation. I really like how students can use it to create and post presentations with their own character. It certainly adds interest and…"
"My kids love it. They love when I post questions on it and whoever answers first gets candy. I didn't ask for permission, but I haven't had any complaints. There are three other teachers in my school who actively use it…"
What a thorough presentation!!! I loved how you connected it to education and how you can make it useful for parents and students. I've been thinking about creating a facebook page with for my bands and what a great…"
"This. Is. AWESOME!!! I've been wanting to do Twitter for my bands and such and this is such a great resource!!! It seems like you did the hard part for me! :) How have your kids responded to using Twitter? Did you have…"
"Nope, a friend showed this to me and I always thought about how much fun my kids would have doing a presentation using this. With teaching band, I don't have kids do presentations, but if I ever went back to the general music classroom,…"
I have not actually used this site with my kids, but I can totally see how they would love it with the popularity of video games and everything. A colleague introduced me to this site (who also went through the Applied Tech Ed…"
Great job on the presentation! I really like how you included two activities as demonstrations. Educreations is such a great tool that can be used by any grade level and subject. I feel if more people knew about Educreations, they would…"
Great job on your presentation! I have never heard of Voki before this. This seems like something students would be very engaged in! Do you have students create presentations using this? Great job!"
Presently, I am a Lower School Technology teacher for a private school, and I am an Adjunct Instructor for Wilmington University. I have the unique privilege to teach both elementary and graduate students! Fun!