This class has taught me a lot of useful technological information that I could use in the classroom in my future. I learned how to easily put together online quizzes for students to take. I also learned about different global projects that help students connect with the world and learn information. Websites such as these … Continue reading I MADE IT!
I've used social media for mainly personal use. I like how it allows me to connect with family members I don't get to see often and friends I knew growing up. It allows me to still feel connect to them. That being said I'm careful in what I post because I've always known it could … Continue reading Social Media
Wikispaces is a social writing platform. It seems to have a lot of small components from other online features and brings them together for an educational use. For example, the social aspect, it has a set up similar to Facebook so that it is user friendly. It is a safe and easy environment for students to … Continue reading Crystal Ball
It is important to know your own presence on the internet. Most kids are growing up and the internet is just there. It is apart of there everyday life. If no one takes the time to really talk to the children about their digital presence then their safety could easily come compromised. It is important … Continue reading Digital Presence
So this was my first experience using screen casting having never heard of it before this class. I love the concept there are so many was it can be useful in the classroom. It was pretty easy to use as well. I was nervous going into it. But it was user friendly, and easy to … Continue reading Screencasting
Facilitate and Inspire Student Learning One idea is to have student get in groups of 4-5, as a group they will choose a real world issue (domestic or foreign). As a group they will do research on the issue they choose. The group will have to goals, part of the group will focus on what … Continue reading ISTE for Future Me
When it comes to teaching it should come from a place for caring for children’s development and well-being. If a computer can replace a teacher it means no thought was put into the classroom. A computer would simply just read the curriculum given no focus to the class personally. Part of the teachers job is … Continue reading Child Driven Education