Tag: learning experiences

EDTech You Should Be Using #6 (The Twilight Zone?)

Skype in the Classroom: (Cue the Twilight Zone Music) There is a 9th period beyond that which is known to teachers. It is a period as vast as Smarter Testing and as timeless as Mandatory Training. It is the middle ground between traditional and…

EDTech You Should Be Using #5

Okay, this might not be a technology, but it’s a great way to create a strong blended learning environment! As we implement more and more technology into the classroom, we should begin to consider different models that allow us to successfully establish a blended…

EDTech You Should Be Using #4

I thought that it would be beneficial to share a technology that can assist in supporting the well-being of both staff members and students.  The application is called Stop, Breathe & Think. This app is a free mindfulness, meditation and compassion building tool for…

Lesson Plans Are Boring

Over the last couple of months I have been changing the way I describe the activities that take place in the classroom. Instead of using the term lesson plan I now say learning experience. There are many reasons for why I’ve decided to make…