Tech Thursday | 22 September 2016
My students have iPads, now what?
The SAMR model is a framework teachers can use to reflect on how they are enhancing and transforming teaching and learning with technology.
The TPACK model is a framework that looks at how a teacher's technology, pedagogy, and content knowledge work together for effective teaching and learning with technology.
And as an AVID campus, the WICOR model is a framework that plays an important role in teaching and learning. It is now time to start WICORizing lessons with technology. Teachers should use WICOR and technology together for high engagement in teaching and learning with iPads.
G Suite for Education
Gmail's spam protection, powerful search, and integrated calendars help students get more done with absolutely no ads.
Students can save files, access them from any device, and share them instantly.
Students can spend less time planning and more time doing with shareable calendars that integrate with Gmail, Drive, and Sites.
Teachers can create websites without the knowledge of code or HTML.
Students can edit docs, spreadsheets, and slides collaboratively and changes are saved automatically.
Teachers can create, share, and grade assignments with ease. Classroom helps teachers keep classes organized, and improve communication with students.
Google Classroom is a free web-based platform that integrates your Google Apps for Education account with all your Google Apps services, including Google Docs, Gmail, and Google Calendar. Classroom saves time and paper, and makes it easy to create classes, distribute assignments, communicate, and stay organized.
Teachers can quickly see who has or hasn't completed the work, and provide direct, real-time feedback and grades right in Classroom.