I’m participating in George Couros’ Innovator’s Mindset Massive Open Online Course (#IMMOOC) over the next few weeks. Each week I’ll write a blog post as part of my participation and share it with you. Hope you enjoy them! I travel all over the country training teachers in strategies that can help transform their teaching. One… Continue reading Where the Magic Happens
I’m participating in George Couros’ Innovator’s Mindset Massive Open Online Course (#IMMOOC) over the next few weeks. Each week I’ll write a blog post as part of my participation and share it with you. Hope you enjoy them! I have a confession to make. I’m addicted to Hamilton. And it’s not just a little addiction,… Continue reading Education, Change, and Hamilton
If you enjoyed Matt Miller on the January 13 eLearning day, the fun doesn’t have to stop there! Matt and Google guru Kasey Bell started a weekly podcast last week that is chock full of great conversation about teaching and using GSuite in the classroom. Check out the first two episodes at http://googleteachertribe.com/. Make sure you subscribe… Continue reading Want More Matt Miller Goodies? Join the Google Teacher Tribe!
Google has released two new features that you are really going to love! With the first feature, differentiation just got a lot easier. You can finally assign different Google Classroom assignments to individual or groups of students. When you create the assignment you’ll now see a drop down box next to the classes box. This allows… Continue reading Check Out the New Google Classroom Features
Welcome back for second semester and 2017! We’ve got a lot of great professional development opportunities to share with you this semester. We are excited to welcome Matt Miller, author of Ditch That Textbook to our district-wide eLearning Day on January 13. Stay tuned for more information by the end of this week. New Format… Continue reading New Year and New PD Options
We’re finally at part five of “Five Easy Ways to Integrate Google Classroom into Your Daily Routine”. I hope the series has been beneficial in beginning your journey with Classroom. Today’s topic is feedback. Give (and Get) Feedback All teachers know that authentic and timely feedback is crucial to the learning process. But there are… Continue reading Five Easy Ways to Integrate Google Classroom into Your Daily Routine: Part 5
Let’s face it. Whether we want to admit it or not, there is a tendency to be a bit of a control freak in all teachers. I think that’s part of why we were drawn to the job. Before we were teachers, we all had dreams of students sitting in perfect rows, listening enraptured to… Continue reading Five Easy Ways to Integrate Google Classroom Into Your Daily Routine: Part 4