ICYMI LanSchool 103 – Configuration and Setup

This entry is part 7 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

In this session, gain access to your class lists and learn the workflow of using LanSchool in your classroom to narrow student access to websites or apps. Agenda Discussion of power dynamics and student relationships… What are my two golden rules of LanSchool? What situations are tools inappropriate?  What tools are going to trigger student Read More …

The Power of “Refresh” in the One-to-One Classroom

There are a few basic functionalities that will keep some teachers from drowning in the big classroom management shift when their school goes one-to-one.  The most basic of web troubleshooting tricks – the refresh command – acted in my classroom as a way of tapping into digital natives’ nearly innate sense of instant gratification from Read More …

Choices! pt3: when it has worked for me… TIPS bucket

As the school year ends, I face what many teachers face: the challenge of keeping things fresh and engaging when Spring peeks around the corner.  In part two of my recent writings on choice, I’m looking more specifically at my own use of choice in the classroom.  When I started this post, “TIPS [Teaching Information Read More …