Tag Archive: Technology

Mar 28

A Stewardship STEM Project

This post was originally published for WA CoreLaborate at the CORELaborate blog! Chimacum Middle School 6th graders have been monitoring our neighborhood creek, Chimacum Creek, for the past 15 years! When asked to to develop an integrated STEM unit this year for our 6th graders I went to my fellow 6th grade teachers, the Humanities …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2017/03/28/a-stewardship-stem-project/

Dec 12

Diigo Links (weekly)

Check out these resources that I curated from last week: Growth Mindset Memes: You are the architect of your brain. Today’s cat was inspired by this article at This Nifty Infographic Is a Great Introduction to Neuroplasticity and Cognitive Therapy which features an infographic from Alta Mira Recovery Programs. Lisa Nielsen: The Innovative Educator: #TrumpEducation …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2016/12/12/diigo-links-weekly-44/

Jun 26

Diigo Links (weekly)

Here are my next set of great links from this past week! EdTechTeacher | Tech Tools by Subject and Skills tags:tools technology web2.0 edtech apps tech subject science math history english education Personalize Learning: Updated Stages of Personalized Learning Environments (v5) tags:personalized learning personalized learning environment ple What Grading Has to Do With Chronic Absenteeism …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2016/06/26/diigo-links-weekly-20/

Jun 20

Diigo Links (weekly)

More great resources! A gunman opens fire in your building. What do you do? – Washington Post tags:gun gunman shooting school shoot opens fire building A Good Infographic Featuring Some of The Best Classroom Management Apps and Tools ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning tags:infographic infographics classroom classroom management management apps tools educational technology technology …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2016/06/20/diigo-links-weekly-19/

Jun 06

Sample Grant Proposals Reboot

I’m re-publishing this post because I have some of my best grant examples for people to see linked in this post. I have learned the benefits of grant writing. In my career I have gotten a lot of grants, I’ve gotten at least one grant a year for the past 18 years straight! I have …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2016/06/06/sample-grant-proposals-reboot/

Feb 15

Live Coaching PD

As a WA STEM PD school on year 2 of our grant work, we get to use an IrisConnect LiveView camera. What we’ve learned from WA STEM research is that WA state teachers want effective Professional Development (PD) that includes observing models of instruction, having time to practice and reflect, get peer coaching, and receive …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2016/02/15/live-coaching-pd/

Mar 23

My #NCCE2015 Notes

This year I was tweeting so much of what I was learning at NCCE 2015 (#NCCE2015) that I just used Twitter as my note-taking format! Here are my tweets (I’ll be writing more about what I learned later): [View the story “NCCE 2015 3/18, 19, 20/15” on Storify]

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2015/03/23/my-ncce2015-notes/

Apr 04

Beyond the Textbook?

Textbooks

Students, teachers, and schools can have access to cell phones, smart phones, iPods, tablets, netbooks, or even laptops to learn. Any of the aforementioned devices allow for learning on the move, which means anytime, anywhere learning. The technologies have the power to expand the classroom and transform learning and education to something it has never …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2012/04/04/beyond-the-textbook/

Aug 18

iPad’s Promise and How to Use it Now

This is another cross post I wrote on the IEAR website. Zemanta’s August 13 post regarding, “What do teachers really want in an ‘Educational App?’” has hit the nail on the head. Ever since I bought my first iPhone back in 2008 and since then seeing kids use their iPod Touch I wanted more than …

Continue reading »

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Permanent link to this article: http://www.educatoral.com/wordpress/2010/08/18/ipads-promise-and-how-to-use-it-now/