Diving Into the Digital Ocean
Join me at Edmodo in the PD group code: 2p65am
EDMODO: Create and manage your online classroom
Today, you will become a member of Edmodo, the worlds largest K-12 on-line learning management system. Edmodo will allow you to build relationships with your students in a secure environment they know and love. Teachers, you can create professional learning communities for collaboration with other teachers to improve learning outcomes, discover new resources, and unlock the full potential of your classroom and your own professional development.
Socrative: Instant assessment and engagement
Formative assessment is the "buzz" word of the new Common Core Standards. Socrative, an online learning management system, let's teachers engage and assess students with educational activities on tablets, laptops, and smartphones. With real time questioning, instant result aggregation and visualization, you can determine the entire class' level of understanding to guide your instruction as you teach. With socrative, you spend less time on paper assessments and more time on engaging students in discussion and collaboration creating a growing community of learners.
Frequently Asked Questions
Integrating technology into any classroom can be exciting, yet over whelming. So, when you sit down, on a nice sunny beach, and begin to think of questions you wish you had ask that cold day in November at the conference. You can always find the answer at http://supportedmodo.com