A group where educators can learn and identify which Educational Technology tools are appropriate for them.I'm hoping to simplify this process for educators and am open to any feedback (organization, specific sites, beta vs ready, etc etc.)See More
Hello all, I see that this group has been quiet for awhile, and thought I'd join/stop by to see if I might wake it up! :) It's easier and easier to learn of resources these days, and I believe/hope we're all getting a bit better at limiting how many tools / resources we invest time into working with.I am curious about which might most fall into the category of "tried and true" for you?Are you more inclined to pay for resources now than you were 5 years ago? (I am, to some extent, though I…See More
"Hello all, I see that this group has been quiet for awhile, and thought I'd join/stop by to see if I might wake it up! :)
It's easier and easier to learn of resources these days, and I believe/hope we're all getting a bit…"
I think all educators can agree that we want our students to become better self-regulated learners. However, this is a daunting task for teachers. I've spent a great deal of time trying to teach my grade 6 students various self-regulation skills such as planning, goal-setting, self-monitoring, time management, self-control, and reflection, but in past years it hasn't quite "taken" the way I hoped it would. I talk about how important this skills are until I'm blue in the face and I usually get…See More
School boards and individual teachers are seeking out new ways to improve and maintain their own learning process. Teachers with a passion for their career are routinely discovering innovative ways to brush up on skills, and to develop new methods for delivering information. Teachers know that children have a huge capacity for retaining knowledge, and that every child has their own unique way of grasping the information delivered in the classroom. A childhood educator is an expert in childhood…See More