iPad as the Teacher's Pet - Version 3.0

iPad as the Teacher's Pet - Version 3.0

An iPad can be a teacher’s very handy assistant! It’s all about what can be done by Pad-using educators, whether or not their students have iPads.  It has seven sections full of suggested apps, websites, and tips.

 

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Live Broadcasts from ISTE 2016

Live Broadcasts from ISTE 2016

Join me on Periscope as I broadcast live from ISTE 2016 in Denver June 26-29! Come with me as I visit poster sessions, see what teachers are learning, and get a chance to hear from ISTE's closing keynote speaker. If you miss a live broadcast, don't worry. They will all be archived.

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Draw Your Own Illustrations, Clipart & Avatars

Draw Your Own Illustrations, Clipart & Avatars

Got a smartphone or tablet? Then you could be drawing your own illustrations, clipart, and avatars! I share examples and show techniques for creating your own artwork, even if you don't consider yourself an artist. My technique is based on tracing photos, so don't worry if you are embarrassed by your drawing skills. The video features the free Adobe Illustrator Draw app for iPad, iPhone, and Android, and the techniques can certainly be used in other drawing apps.

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Clone Yourself with QR Codes

Clone Yourself with QR Codes

As a teacher wouldn’t it be handy to be in more than one place at a time? I’d like to give you some ways of recording yourself and getting that audio or video online. Once online, it’s a matter of copying and pasting to generate a QR code. A QR code is a quick way to get students to online content. Easily providing recordings to your students means you can reteach concepts, differentiate instruction, give directions at centers, communicate with parents, and be heard and/or seen anytime and any place. 

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A Collection of Project Based Learning End Products

A Collection of Project Based Learning End Products

See sample end products shared by teachers and students from all grade levels. A driving question guides each of these projects.

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