ICYMI Tech Tuesday – Customizing Borrowed Media from Trusted Providers

This entry is part 8 of 20 in the series Tech Tuesday 1516

Last week’s Tech Tuesday focused on the curation and customization of reliable video content for the purpose of creating flipped lessons.  The three approaches teachers take to making flipped lessons (Curate, Customize, Create) comes out of a book by Troy Cockrum, Flipping Your English Classroom to Reach All Learners.  Unfortunately, we ran short on time during Read More …

Contention 1 for @newtechnetwork #echoAV | Value of “talk” in feedback and assessment

In my quest for generating more authentic feedback in writing, I often find myself drawn to conversations, whether they are synchronous or asynchronous.  We know our pedagogy is strengthened by feedback that helps students grow, understand and better communicate their thoughts or work products.  When we hold writing conferences, we realize a truth that we may Read More …