How do you use GoNoodle in your classroom?! For those who have not heard about this awesome program, you have now. GoNoodle and GoNoodle Plus activities are designed for interactive physical and participatory learning. Kids will follow fun and often catchy rhymes, dances, shakes, and repeat-after-mes. Once again, how do you use GoNoodle in … Continue reading When Did P.E. Become Fun Again?
Throughout my career I have heard people say, when talking about technology “it is easy for you, you teach technology.” It is true that I have always taught technology based classes. I have had students build underwater robots. I have had kids publish books. Kids in my classes have managed local P.R. campaigns. All of … Continue reading Technology is Hard
Ah, January! A new year full of hope and new beginnings. What better time to try something new? With so many fun and exciting widgets, programs, and gadgets in educational technology it can sometimes feel overwhelming trying to figure things out. Don’t fret, try something you haven’t done before. It will be a new adventure. … Continue reading Where to Begin with Educational Technology
I have long taught AP English. Being passionate has never been difficult. Paying attention to the numbers has been more of a struggle.
What does parent involvement look like for our non-English speaking parents in the 21st century? With technology increasingly incorporated into the educational system, how do we make sure we don’t leave parents behind? Our school site found a way.
In my experience, those students who possess basic or fairly-advanced typing skills have a better advantage when it comes to not only finishing assignments, but completing their work accurately.