Opening Season 2 of #EduDuctTape with @JakeMillerTech to talk #TechWithHeart @Flipgrid @PearDeck @Wacom @Edpuzzle #flipclass #edtech

Opening Season 2 of #EduDuctTape with @JakeMillerTech to talk #TechWithHeart @Flipgrid @PearDeck @Wacom @Edpuzzle #flipclass #edtech

I had the chance to be the opening guest for season 2 of Jake Miller’s #EduDuctTape podcast to talk about my book, Tech with Heart. After a fun round of “which is less torturous,” we dive into two big questions: Question #1: How can one balance mandatory curriculum with creativity when admin/district expect teachers to stay on track … Continue reading

#BLC19: Some of my Notes & Highlights

Another Building Learning Communities Conference in the books! What I enjoy most about the conference is the format, people, energy, and the way the conference gets me thinking. I’m going to share some of my notes in this post in case you who are interested in scrolling through… or for those of you who are … Continue reading

My #BLC19 Presentation Resources — Making Thinking Visible: Embracing #EdTech to Give All Students an Equal Voice @PearDeck @Flipgrid @SutoriApp #TechWithHeart

My #BLC19 Presentation Resources — Making Thinking Visible: Embracing #EdTech to Give All Students an Equal Voice @PearDeck @Flipgrid @SutoriApp #TechWithHeart

Session Description Metacognition – “thinking about one’s thinking” – has been linked to improved learning outcomes. Research has shown that metacognition promotes deeper learning and affects whether students can transfer and apply their knowledge to new scenarios. Teachers can scaffold metacognition by asking students to explain their thought process. By asking, “how did you figure … Continue reading