Tag Archives: technology

How Technology Has Affected Traditional Teaching

This post originally appeared on A Platform for Good – a project of the Family Online Safety Institute designed to help parents, teachers and teens to connect, share, and do good online. While much is different in the field of Education, many … Continue reading

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The Real Learning

I had the pleasure of attending Connect2013 this past few days.  The line up of session topics was broad, and the many presenters were accomplished.  I’ll likely blog about some of those topics in the coming weeks as I have … Continue reading

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A few great ios apps.

Super short post to share a list of my favourite ios apps for Teaching and Learning.  As you will see from the list, I prefer apps that let us create and share our thinking, rather than apps that focus on … Continue reading

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Evernote in the Classroom

As more and more teachers embrace the powers of Student-Driven Inquiry, Triangulated Evidence, and Assessment for Learning practices as outlined in the Growing Success document, a new need has surfaced.  Actually, it isn’t really a new need, but rather a … Continue reading

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Snapguide in the classroom!

Snapguide is a pretty new ios app that has quickly grown in popularity.  In their own words:  “We started Snapguide because we knew there had to be a simpler way to create, share and consume instructional knowledge. We set out to … Continue reading

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Teachers – maybe we need to back off a bit!

This may be about 6 years old but it should be required watching if you stand in front of students, K-PSE (post-secondary education).  I’ve seen the video several times and always take away something new. With his ground-breaking social experiments, … Continue reading

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