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G-Suite to Support Student Writing, Google Teacher Tribe Podcast

When I got the inquiry to record a podcast with my friends Kasey Bell and Matt Miller on their weekly Google Teacher Tribe show I jumped at the chance to talk about the many options to support student writing using GSuite. … Continue reading

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5 Chrome Apps/Extensions Literacy Teachers Need to Add Now!

A common question I receive from literacy teachers is what apps and extensions I have added to my Chrome browser. While my list is extensive, I have chosen 5 apps and extensions that I feel literacy teachers should consider adding … Continue reading

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Undervaluing Teacher Perception in Assessment

Peter Reynolds, author of The Dot, ish, and many others; recently released his animated short entitled The Testing Camera. Described as a “whimsical poke at high-stakes, standardized testing,” The Testing Camera, paints an all-true reality of education today. Teaching to the … Continue reading

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Authentic Intellectual Work: Technology Use to Amplify Construction of Knowledge

AIW: Technology Use within the AIW Framework               Post #2 A subsequent post in relation to Promoting AIW … Criteria 1: Construction of Knowledge A focus on cognitive complexity, teaching for understanding, which in … Continue reading

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iPad Apps for the Elementary Classroom

  As a mother of two elementary students, finding engaging and user-friendly apps for the ipad is a MUST in our household. Oh, did I happen to mention, I prefer the FREE apps as well! The link attached to the … Continue reading

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