Posted in December 2015

#TeacherPD: Using @Zaption Presenter as a #Backchannel (with an introduction to Presenter) #edtech

Zaption released Presenter last month, a way to stream a video lesson for the entire class to watch together while allowing for students to join the presentation on their own device to interact and respond individually. Presenter allows: teachers to ask questions on the fly students to type questions while the video is playing teachers to receive real-time … Continue reading

Sound Design & Programming: #MaKeyMaKey + @Scratch Project #coding @TheJoyLabz

At my school, we offer an interdisciplinary, project based course: Sound Design and Programming. I wanted to showcase a final trimester project that I had the opportunity to help out with, that really highlighted the connections students made between music and programming. Students used MaKey MaKey‘s and Scratch to create musical instruments and games. The goal: have Scratch read from … Continue reading