ACT Question of the Day coming to you via Schoology!

This entry is part of 3 in the series Setting Sail with Schoology

This entry is part of 3 in the series Setting Sail with SchoologyAs South Carolina transitions most of its school accountability system from being focused on HSAP to the ACT + WorkKeys one-two combo tests, many of the teachers at my school have been spending time learning about these new tests.  I had a conversation Read More …

ICYMI Shoology 999 – Back to Schoology

This entry is part 8 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

This entry is part 8 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617What do you need to get Schoology ready for the new semester? In this session, review your semester setup checklist and also revisit tricks and methods that will help keep your courses organized and your students up-to-date. For the most part, this session Read More …

Can I schedule posts in Schoology like I could in Edmodo?

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Setting Sail with Schoology

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Setting Sail with SchoologyA popular feature from Edmodo that teachers have a hard time finding in Schoology is the scheduling option for assignments or quizzes.  This was popular for teachers who anticipated being out with a substitute and wanted activities to turn on when the period Read More …

ICYMI Tech Tuesday – Schoology Q&A

This entry is part 4 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

This entry is part 4 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617How is Schoology going? What are you planning that we can get ready? In this session, bring your questions, and we will explore answers. Yesterday, we did some exploring.  There were many teachers ready to set up Schoology assignments and quizzes. Math teachers Read More …

ICYMI Tech Tuesday – Bring Your Own Topic

This entry is part 3 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617

This entry is part 3 of 9 in the series Tech Tuesday 1617On the second-Tuesday of the month, I host a regular Bring-Your-Own-Topic session on my Tech Tuesday rotation.  This has always been a great space to follow-up on prior trainings and also explore the complexities we realize after we go back and apply new Read More …

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

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series A call for @newtechnetwork to add “record to this Task” or “upload back” features in Echo TasksIn 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 Read More …