Tag Archives: Marian Catholic

Blind Kahoot – Building an Engaging Lesson

What is a Blind Kahoot? It is a Kahoot game created like any other Kahoot game, except in this case the students don’t have previous (or very limited) knowledge of the topic. The Kahoot is used to introduce a new … Continue reading

Posted in Assessments, Education, iPad, Technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Closing the Gaps with Formative Assessments

Why do we only use tools like Kahoot & Quizlet Live as review games at the end of a chapter or unit?
Why aren’t we using these tools throughout learning the process? Continue reading

Posted in Assessments, Education, Learning Management System, Professional Development | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Audio & Video Tools for Student Reflection

At our PD on Friday, I had the pleasure of working with our World Language department. When it comes to integrating tech in their classes, they have been risk takers; and even better, collaborative risk takers. We’ve witnessed some amazing projects … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Learning Management System, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

4 Changes Making an Impact

Change #1 – New Faculty This is the start of year 3 of our 1:1 iPad program at Marian Catholic. At the beginning of this process we welcomed a new principal. This year we welcome a new President to our … Continue reading

Posted in Education, OER, Open Educational Resources, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Google Slides – Now With Q & A

Did I ever mention how much I love the educators who share resources on Twitter? Click here for the post from Michael Frederick, Google Slides Engineer that I found last night on Twitter. On Star Wars Day (May the 4th), … Continue reading

Posted in Education, GAFE, Google Slides, iPad, Technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Professional Development Using Modified EdCamp

…change up our traditional professional development and provide an opportunity for faculty to have more choice for PD… Continue reading

Posted in Education, Professional Development, Technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Taking a Closer Look Classroom Management

Focusing on specific learning goals that promote critical-thinking, creativity, collaboration, and the creation of student-centric learning environments are really the best way to use iPads in the curriculum. (Source) Most behavioral issues with iPads in the classroom occur when students … Continue reading

Posted in Education, iPad, Technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment