DIGITAL LEARNING: PEDAGOGY & RESOURCES
Richard Byrne: Free Technology for Teachers
Eli Pariser: Beware online "filter bubbles": Ted Talk about how the web is filtered. From a series "Our Digital Lives." These talks explore how the Internet and social media are shaping our relationships, personal lives and sense of self.
Leslie Fisher: Presentation Handouts
- Dan Meyer - Computational Thinking - Math Class Needs a Makeover: Ted Talk , Meyer's Blog, Meyer's Three Act Math Tasks (spreadsheet full of computational math lessons)
- Conrad Wolfram - Teaching Kids Real Math with Computers: Ted Talk
Manitoba, Canada assess student digital literacy: Parent Handbook
NCLearn: K-12 Teaching and Learning
Kathy Shrock: Homepage
State Educational Technology Directors Association: SETDA: “Technology literacy is the ability to responsibly use appropriate technology to communicate, solve problems, and access,manage, integrate, evaluate, and create information to improve learning in all subject areas and to acquire lifelong knowledge and skills in the 21st century”(2002) and National Educational Technology Trends 2012
David Warlick: CoLearners
Tammy Worcester: Tammy's Technology Tips for Teachers
TEACHER TOOLS: WCPSS SUPPORTED
DISCOVERY EDUCATION: WCPSS has a contract with the DEN network and there are special logins for these services: Online Texts, Classroom Manager, Create Lessons and Quizzes, Professional Development - become a DE-STAR. You will need to edit/create your profile. See Mrs. Jennings or Mrs. Guilford for login information.
WCPSS TECHNOLOGY WIKI - "Enhanced Education Through Technology" - links to variety of Wikis dedicated to integrating technology.
SMARTBOARD TRAINING VIDEO (1 hour, full nuts and bolts of using the board itself and creating lessons) - SMARTBOARD FOR BEGINNERS: PART1(9 Min) & PART 2 (8 min) - DOCUMENT EXPLAINING THE FREE COURSES OFFERED BY SMART
SMARTBOARD TOOLKIT VIDEO (6min) SMART TRAINING RESOURCES - SMART EXCHANGE - ADVANCED SMART TOOLS(short videos made by Holly Ridge Elementary)
INTERACTIVE GAMES AND DIAGRAMS for the Smartboard
BLACKBOARD: RELEASE 11 - New look and tools.
PAST RCMS WORKSHOPS
SYMBALOO - Use the "picture" links. Suggest new ones to place on the chart.