USING TECHNOLOGY TO TEACH MATH IN THE ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM
March 14, 2017| Linh Tran
Ever since technology has been evolving, as for this reason, it is essential for teachers to incorporate technology into their teaching. In this technology topic, Kelly Gary, a first-grade teacher and an Employee Mentoring Program (NEMP) Director at Sewickley Academy also mentions about incorporating technology as in her teaching as well.
The Future of Online Teaching and Learning in Higher Education: The Survey Says
April 19, 2017| Linh Tran
The study composed of a method, participants, instrument, data, and analysis to help the accuracy of the survey. As a result, the study confirmed “commonly held beliefs about online education, refuted others, and provided a range of predictions of technology-enabled education.” According to this study, it is clear that online teaching and online learning is approaching has become a part of the next generation education.
Using video in the classroom to help teachers and students (Some states are adopting more high-tech observation after studies pointed to more effective instruction)
April 19, 2017 | Linh Tran
After the study, they found that by observing videos, it creates interesting conversation within the classroom and a more accurate feedback for teachers as well. Since videos are readily available, students will be able to gain access to the materials anywhere, which is very convenience. According to the study survey, “91% of teachers polled felt that just filming their instruction would help them grow professionally.” Therefore, these high-tech observations could change the effectiveness of teaching in education.
Versal launches a marketplace to help teachers share ways to build better lessons
On Versal’s website, it includes different pricing for the department with 250 active users, schools with 1000 active users, district with 5000 active users and college/university (more than 10000 active users). By using this tool, students and teachers have the freedom to create courses that can demonstrate their learning. Therefore, this tool would be an ideal for any educators who are seeking for access to education online.
April 19, 2017
This tool just requires an access the internet and electronics, which is very convenience. Not only that, students can demonstrate their understanding of the materials by showing their current solutions. Besides, this will also give teachers a good knowledge of how good students understand the materials. By considering using Formative in the classroom, this could significantly profit the students learning as well as their understanding of the materials.
Why every teacher needs to be excited about periscope
April 19, 2017