Tag Archives: Instagram

Close Encounters with an Online Predator

The above conversation took place a month ago and shook me to the core. This blog post is part of the CM Rubin World Global Search for Education which poses a question each month to leading educators for reflection and … Continue reading

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How to Create a Google My Maps Challenge

During a session at ISTE17, Steven Anderson and I created an interactive, group challenge to kick it off. We had educators assemble into teams, pick a team name, and gave them a link to a Google My Maps. The link … Continue reading

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Technoliteracies: Sharing the Top Digital Resources to Support Student Readers and Writers

Last year, my best friend Erin Olson and I started an Instagram account to share our love of literacy and technology. Technoloiteracies was born as a place where we could share the best resources, apps, and technology to support student … Continue reading

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Technofy Your Vocabulary Instruction

I do love a challenge, and my friend and fellow Certified Google Innovator, Alicia Brooks offered the perfect one a few weeks ago. Alicia wanted ideas for blending sound vocabulary instruction with intentional technology. I gladly accepted the challenge, it was a … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Kick-Start “Back to School” Using Social Media in the Classroom

5 Ways to Kick-Start “Back to School” Using Social Media in the Classroom 1. Instagram – A traditional activity to help students build relationships with each other and the teacher is an “About Me” poster. Why not use the popular … Continue reading

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