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Curriculum, Instruction, Engaged Learning, Assessment

TPACK – Instructional Design

As technology capabilities grow daily in leaps and bounds, it can be an interesting and creative challenge to create learning opportunities suited to today’s learner and our these new capabilities. One method of incorporating technology into classroom learning is to apply the TPACK model. First introduced in 2007 by Punya Mishra, it blends the use… Continue reading TPACK – Instructional Design

21st century teaching, Catholic Schools, Curriculum, Instruction, Engaged Learning, Assessment, Tech Leadership

40 Apps for the 4C’s of 21st Century Learning

Communication Facetime Skype https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/skype-for-iphone/id304878510?mt=8 Google+ https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/google+/id447119634?mt=8 Podcasts Audioboo https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/audioboo/id305204540?mt=8 Twitter https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/twitter/id333903271?mt=8 Lino https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/lino-sticky-photo-sharing/id416718906?mt=8 Linkedin https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/linkedin/id288429040?mt=8 EasyBib https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/easybib/id436768184?mt=8 Resume Builder https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/resume-mobile-professional/id517974972?mt=8 Creativity Flickr Haiku Deck https://itunes.apple.com/app/id536328724 SonicPics https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/animoto-video-maker/id459248037?mt=8 Showme Educreations https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/educreations-interactive-whiteboard/id478617061?ls=1&mt=8 FontArt Fotobabble https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fotobabble/id353078443?mt=8 Animoto https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/animoto-video-maker/id459248037?mt=8 3 Minute Retreat https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/3-minute-retreat-enhanced/id364683715?mt=8 Doceri https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/doceri-remote/id412443803?mt=8&ls=1 Collaboration Dropbox Edmodo Ted Talks https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/animoto-video-maker/id459248037?mt=8 Groupboard Screenchomp Lecture Tools Socrative QuickOffice My Big Campus https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/my-big-campus/id464196976?mt=8 Cloud On Critical Thinking Khan Academy Mind Meister Scoopit Flipboard Digg Audiobooks Free Common Core… Continue reading 40 Apps for the 4C’s of 21st Century Learning

21st century teaching, Curriculum, Instruction, Engaged Learning, Assessment, Nets-A, OnetoOne, Online Learning, Tech Leadership

Web Tools for Learning

Web Tools ShowcaseView more presentations from ncaramanico. I enjoyed working with teachers this week in West Chester discussing learning in the 21st Century, NETS Standards and sharing the Tpack Model and some online tools to enhance lessons in their classrooms. These teachers are in classrooms where students have access to one to one netbooks daily… Continue reading Web Tools for Learning

21st century teaching, Curriculum, Instruction, Engaged Learning, Assessment, Digital Citizenship, Internet Safety, Nets-A, Tech Leadership

Teachers Learning about Digital Citizenship

One only needs to read the headlines to know that there is a pressing need to emphasize both safe and responsible use of the internet. With the whirlwind pace of change in technology there is no doubt that ongoing discussions of what is right, what is true and what it means to be a good… Continue reading Teachers Learning about Digital Citizenship

21st century teaching, Administration Technology Planning, Catholic Schools, Connecting, Curriculum, Instruction, Engaged Learning, Assessment, Tech Leadership, Uncategorized

A New Year, A New School

"There is nothing like a dream to create the future." Victor Hugo Today I attended the Teacher Training day at our new high school Pope John Paul High School In Royersford. This was the day set aside for teachers to become familiar with all of the high tech features of the new high school which… Continue reading A New Year, A New School

21st century teaching, Administration Technology Planning, Catholic Schools, Curriculum, Instruction, Engaged Learning, Assessment, Nets-A, Professional Development, Stakeholders and Community, Tech Leadership, Uncategorized

7 Ways for Leaders to Stay on Top of Tech

For Leadership Day 2010, many in the educational arena took Scott McLeod's challenge to create a blog post on leadership. Though my contribution is being posted two days later I wish to offer it as a support to school leaders in their quest to incorporate the best that technology has to offer to our students.… Continue reading 7 Ways for Leaders to Stay on Top of Tech