Dating game technology iste
A student who only understands Mandarin could use these ear buds to translate anything a teacher speaking English says into his native tongue as s/he says it! For the low price of 0 a set, I am tempted to pre-order a pair just for myself.Fear the Sitting Dead: Bringing PD Back to Life The "Fear the Sitting Dead: Bringing PD Back to Life" session introduced a few quick tips for leading technology-based professional development for teachers, but I found that many of the strategies could also be used in the classroom as a way for students to share different educational apps and tools with their peers.If you've been to the annual Illinois Computing Educators (ICE) Conference, you're aware of how difficult it can be to make a choice between two or more interesting sessions in a specific time slot.Multiply that feeling by at least a factor of ten, and you understand the weight of the decision I faced at the start of each session.Thanks to a strong culture of sharing resources and a well-constructed app, the materials for most sessions can still be accessed regardless of attendance.
Every year I am overwhelmed by the sheer number of sessions offered at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference.
ISTE Definiton: Teachers design, develop, and evaluate authentic learning experiences and assessment incorporating contemporary tools and resources to maximize content learning in context and to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes identified in the NETS'S.
Teachers: How I apply this standard in my teaching: Because students are consumers of digital products on a regular basis, it is important to shift curriculum and information dissemination as well as activities and learning feedback to this form as often as possible.
Due to this, it is an easy shift for students to move from writing essays and papers to creating videos, podcasts, wikis, or the like to demonstrate their understanding.
For example, in lieu of writing a paper which analyzes the connection between characters in a text, they could collaborate on a concept map and then create a video of "The Dating Game" which draws from the characteristics and relationships they have identified and would show understanding of the key concepts. Rubric for PBI Unit Project (pdf) My favorite web resources for this standard: 1.