Beyond the Map
Join us as we talk with Social Studies High School Teacher sharing their experience using interactive Google Maps to study Rio's favelas in Brazil and drone video footage to help students better understand Ancient Greece.
10 Dec 2018
VR Applications in Education
We sat down to talk with another High School English Teacher about their experience using VR for the first time in their class and how they aligned this activity with their curriculum standards. Learn about using Nearpod VR, Merge Cubes, and Google Cardboard with learning stations.
10 Dec 2018
Top 5 Tech Tools to Try Out in Your Classroom
We explore the Top 5 Tech Tools to Try Out in Your Classroom with Amber Youngman, High School English Teacher and School Site Technology Coach. Amber shares her five current favorite tools including: Flipgrid: https://flipgrid.com/ - student voice in video and audio - listen @4min55sec mark Padlet: https://padlet.com/ online collaborative board - listen @14min38sec mark Classcraft: https://www.classcraft.com/ - behavioral management tool - listen @27min38sec mark Kialo EDU: https://www.kialo-edu.com/login - discourse and discussion tool - listen @35min45sec mark Canva: https://www.canva.com/ - design and desktop publishing tool for teachers - listen @42min mark Follow Amber on Twitter at https://twitter.com/TeachingandTea and Matthew at https://twitter.com/mattedtechcoach Additional resources on the Top 5 Tech Tools: Flipgrid: How to use Flipgrid in your Subject Area Padlet: 32 Interesting Ways to Use Padlet Classcraft: Getting started with Classcraft Kialo EDU: Getting started with Kialo Canva: Step-by-step guide to designing from scratch
12 May 2019
Greg Havens, 6th Grade Teacher at an Elementary School, shares how he is using video projects in the classroom to empower his students to develop their skills as creative communicators.
16 Apr 2019
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The Pineapple Chart
Find out about this exciting personalized professional development model called the Pineapple Chart. We join School Site Coaches at Modesto High and Downey High School to find out how they are implementing this concept for teachers to learn valuable skills from their fellow colleagues by informally observing them in their classrooms.
9 Mar 2019