Do you know why rubrics work so well? It presents a clear outline of what work needs to be done for both teachers and students. It is a map that sets the expectations for what needs to be done. Just as a rubric does for your assignments, the SAMR model helps teachers come up with
Going paperless is a lot of work. I am not joking. But the payoff? Never having to teach with paper again. Imagine…you will never have to print out another copy of a worksheet, test, email, reminder…yeah, anything. I basically haven’t had to print a thing since 2014. It is no secret that having 1-1 Chromebooks makes
I am awesome at finding the right technology for my classroom. Finding a good mind mapping tool for teachers was an epic failure. I have tried the big names like Mindomo and MindMeister. I wanted a way to quickly create a workflow chart for the online graduate course I am taking on designing online courses.
There is no doubt that Periscope is exploding right now. Viewers are watching 40 years worth of videos per day! Just recently, I published a list of the reasons why teachers need to be excited about Periscope. I wasn’t lying when I published that list about the huge potential that it offers schools. Yet, for
The new app, Periscope, is going to greatly expand the possibilities of your teaching! Periscope is a tool that allows every teacher and student a way to connect with the world like never before. If you have used it before, feel free to scan down to my benefits. What Is Periscope Periscope has become big