Category Archives for classroom technology

Should Teachers use Twitter?

Twitter has been around for a while, but the idea of tweeting as a viable communications forum seems to have really exploded in importance since the inauguration of the current president of the United

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The Elements of Digital Citizenship

Technology today is flying at a pace never seen before, so becoming a digital citizen is of paramount importance. Teaching students – and parents – how to use technology responsibly is becoming tough

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Gamification in Education

Anyone who has ever played a video game or a pinball machine understands the thrill or racking up the most points and gamification in the classroom is no different. And teachers are now leveraging the

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Makerspaces Promote Creativity

Makerspaces promote learning through tinkering and creating and are as unique and diverse as the learners themselves. A mixture of arts and crafts, science, and technology with creativity, innovation and

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Be a Certified Technology Teacher

Educators are increasingly seeking out opportunities to engage in instructor-guided educational technology courses in order to get certified. Technology in the classroom has become a vital instructional

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Top Tech Tools Teachers Must Understand Today

It’s a world of tech tools like smartphones, tablets, laptops, desktops and notebooks, Clouds, collaboration, social networks, ePublishing, eBooks and blended learning. And teachers now, more than ever,

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