Finally, a great initiative. Read more at http://www.eschoolnews.com/2017/01/17/closing-homework-gap/?ps=cbroady0%40georgetowncollege.edu-001a000001JKcBT-003a000001eyvec
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Make your classroom over into spaces for discovery and learning by dividing it in zones. Read more here in “7 Learning Zones Every Classroom Must Have” at http://www.edutopia.org/blog/7-learning-zones-classroom-veronica-lopez
Read research-based study results in “Technology changing teacher’s role” at http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/02/150216064735.htm published by
Excellent considerations for teachers. Reblogged from:
Excerpt from a low technology classroom:
At the time, we did not have mobile devices. If we had, then a number of free tools could have augmented class discussions and supported students like Charlie.
- TodaysMeet would have let teachers create private chat rooms so that students could ask questions or leave comments during class.
- A Padlet wall might have fueled students to share their ideas as text, images, videos, and links posted to a digital bulletin board.
- The open response questions available in a student response system like Socrative or InfuseLearning could have become discussion prompts to give each student an opportunity to share his or her ideas before engaging in class discussion.