Educators Guide to the use of Pinterest in EducationWe know that social media can be a powerful educational tool when used correctly, but figuring out how to use it can be difficult.  Isn't it nice when someone does it for you?  Blogger Med Kharbach did just that.  

Tuesday, 03 July 2012 22:24

Don’t Blame PowerPoint…Presenting 101

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PresentingHave you ever walked into a presentation prepared to be wowed based on what you read in the session description but end up finding it difficult to stay awake as they guide you bullet by painful bullet through all of their information?

PresentingConcept maps are graphical tools that show relationships between different concepts, ideas, or parts of a whole. They can be used to help students connect new learning to prior learning.

Wednesday, 20 June 2012 08:00

Classroom Warm-Up Routine: Math Class Warm-Up

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Classroom Warm-Up Routine: Math Class Warm-UpI remember hating math because I feared getting the wrong answer. Leah Alcala faces this problem head on in her Math class with a warm up activity called My Favourite mistake. She has her students look at an incorrect answer and first point out what's right about.

EdTechSandyK: Teacher, Teach Thyself! Free Quality PD ResourcesAre you looking for some free professional development? Well look no further. Blogger EdTechSandyK has provided a comprehensive list of training sites, videos and resources to get you started.