Creating a Classroom Website

In the modern education arena it is an unwritten requirement that teachers maintain some sort classroom website to help communicate with parents and the community at general. While many districts are saying that teachers must have a classroom website, they typically are not saying how they must create the website. This leads teachers to use…

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The Changing Role of Teachers

This week I was having a conversation with a colleague of mine about the currently changing role of teachers in classrooms as technology is becoming more pervasive. This year our district has pushed all teachers to have an online presence of some sort. In my class, I did a full “Flip” of my classroom as…

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Learning to Organize Digitally

 In my classes, my students will create hundreds of digital files, often they are working on multiple computers and mobile devices. This became abundantly clear this week as students were submitting compressed copies of files related to their final projects. Initially, many students found most of their files easily, but as they looked for older…

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