Tag Archives: Collaboration

Follow Tech Treats on Pinterest

Shelby County Tech Treats is now on Pinterest – follow us! We’re collecting the best education content for K-12 from the Web on our new Pinterest boards: Digital Learning Google Apps for Education iPads in the Classroom Digital Citizenship BYOD … Continue reading

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Do you ever need to compare times?

This is something that causes me all kinds of problems … if it’s 10:00 here, what time is it in Georgia? etc. This website will answer your questions and even more! Time.is gives the exact time in your location and … Continue reading

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Google Classroom

Google has just released an exciting new tool, Google Classroom. It is still in beta but shows great promise. It allows you to create assignments, share documents and much more. This is a very good, step-by-step guide on how it works: … Continue reading

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Twitter aligned with Bloom’s Taxonomy

This is a very informative infographic that shows not only how Twitter can be aligned with Bloom’s, but also ideas for using it with your students. http://www.educatorstechnology.com/2014/03/twitter-aligned-with-blooms-taxonomy.html

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Thing Link

You can take an image and embed links, images, music, or video. Use this site to upload a picture and label its parts or explain what is happening. Thing Link

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Mixed Ink – Collaborative Writing

Mixed Ink A simple, free way to write together – this site allows teachers to turn any writing assignment into a fun, social classroom experience. Features include authorship tracking, ratings, and real-time suggestions.

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eQuizShow

eQuizShow Create your own jeopardy-style quiz for instruction or review with eQuizShow. You’ll also find some already made that you can use with your students or they can play on their own in teams or individually.

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Finding an App that will let my students…

This site is a great place to start when you need an app for a specific purpose. It starts with “I want my students to…” and then provides links to apps for everything from record and edit videos to collaborate … Continue reading

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Blended Learning 101

Blended instruction involves a combination of traditional, offline instruction with the use of online coursework, digital assignments, and virtual collaboration.  A wealth of digital tools for learning exist in today’s virtual world, but it might only take one effective tool … Continue reading

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Answer Garden

Answer Garden is a super simple brainstorming tool. No login is necessary but teachers can add an admin password which allows them to edit the results. Students add words or phrases to the ‘garden’ and the results ‘grow’ the more … Continue reading

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