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Just 5 Tech Tools To Transform Our Classrooms!









If every teacher in America made an effort to learn how to use and implement JUST 5 Tech Tools a year, we can keep our "digital promise" and transform education. What do kids think when teachers use tech in the classroom? Check out the video to find out!



Try Just 5 Tech Tools In Your Class This School Year! What tech tools are you currently… Continue

Added by Ary Aranguiz on September 19, 2011 at 8:00am — No Comments

Less Is More-"Let's Start A Just Five Movement!"

Since change is difficult, and many schools do not have the resources, nor do all teachers have the training or the confidence to incorporate technology in their classrooms, why not choose JUST FIVE Web tools or tech software resources every school must have NOW! For example, we have established that all American schools have at least one or more computers because our society entered the digital age decades ago. Education has not caught up!…

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Added by Ary Aranguiz on September 17, 2011 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Can computers replace teachers?

Today's blog question comes from a topic I read about in LinkedIn (http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Technology-Integration-in-Education-108447) - can computers replace teachers?





This is an interesting question, and something to think about as our technology becomes more…
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Added by Michelle Tona on July 6, 2011 at 12:58am — 5 Comments

"Apply directly to the Forehead!" My eTech Ohio Conference 2011 Reflections

I had the opportunity to attend the eTech Ohio Conference (#oetch11) on Monday, January 31, 2011. It’s a three day event, but with budget and time constraints, I was only able to attend one day. I am excited to attend each year, hoping to take away at least one new idea I can share with my staff. This year, I heard two presentations that were inspiring, encouraging, and practical. However, I will only reflect one the first one in this post.

The keynote presenter was Peter…

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Added by Dwight Carter on February 7, 2011 at 9:11pm — 3 Comments

Revisiting Segregation

Most of the time, I read a news story about something in education, and I think about it for about five minutes before letting it go, chalking it up to just another new smudge on the complicated stained glass window that is public education.  The other day, though, I read the article “In N.C., a new battle on school integration," and I thought of little else during my…

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Added by Shakespeares Sister on January 23, 2011 at 4:57pm — No Comments

Student Created Readers Theater

Student Created Readers Theater



I’m trying to create more brain-friendly lessons based on what I am learning in my BrainSMART classes. One point of research suggests that students do much better when their subjects are integrated as much as possible. That gave me another bright idea…… Continue

Added by Diane Dahl on November 22, 2010 at 8:00am — No Comments

Food and Culture - a global, collaborative classrooms project

Let your students learn with the world, not just about the world!





This project is designed to be adaptable to any course, any grade level or schedule, so you can schedule a class period per week, or do a several week unit, a year long unit, or adopt this as an… Continue

Added by Anne Shaw on October 8, 2010 at 1:29pm — No Comments

What should busy administrators be reading (or watching)?

This is my first time participating in Leadership Day 2010, and I must say I am really excited to be a part of this fantastic movement. As educators, I would argue we all need to be inspirational and progressive leaders in our own right; however in education's current form we have building administrators and central office administrators as our leaders. Their jobs are extremely difficult, and I can honestly say most people have no idea how much time… Continue

Added by Justin Tarte on July 30, 2010 at 8:59am — No Comments

Let Go and Let Learn | eLearning Today TV

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Added by Amanda Kenuam on May 18, 2010 at 10:24am — No Comments

Integration of Technology in the Classroom | e-Learning Today TV

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Added by Amanda Kenuam on May 11, 2010 at 10:02am — No Comments

Full Circle of Integration

Integration, "is an act or instance of combining into an integral whole, " by the definition provided by dictionary.com. However, what does integration mean to education today? After a conversation I had with a friend last week in my opinion, integration has come full circle in the world of education...



Last week as I sat having dinner and conversing with a friend she began to ask about how I was coming along in my Teacher Ed. program here at the university, (by the way my friend is… Continue

Added by Kristina Bieschke-Baker on April 12, 2010 at 10:35am — No Comments

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