Class 6: Curate and Brainstorm with Mind Maps

We’ll look at three curating / mind mapping apps – Padlet, Popplet and All are easy-to-use and popular with teachers and students who want to organize digital content in a visual layout. We will also work in teams to review the apps for use in the classroom. The session will begin with a brainstorming […]

Class 7: Foster Student Engagement in the 1:1 Classroom

Today we’ll look at a variety of tools to support student engagement in the 1:1 classroom. While we realize not all classrooms have devices for every student, it is the direction we’re headed. To help simulate the experience, we’ll have the iPad cart. Ben will introduce Padlet – an app that enables users to create an online […]

Class 1: What do you want to learn about edtech?

Image credit: Jason Michael Mac Keyboard First off we’ll explore our ED 424 goals and foundations. For our intro we will explore the question “What do you want to learn about edtech?” We’ll split into four groups and each use a different means of collecting collaboration to gather input on the question – Coggle, Padlet, a shared Google doc, and […]