In education, we teachers, typically have two different grading methods. The first method is assigning every project a percentage from 0-100. The second method is evaluating students on a standard or competency using a 3-category scale with 1=not proficient, 2= proficient, and 3= advanced proficient. No matter which grading type you use, it is important…
Creativity is the driving force of the student-centered classroom. Finding ways for students to take control of their own learning promotes quality work and leads to student ownership. Here are 4 Chrome extensions that you will want to include in your teaching repertoire.
A list of our favorite Chrome Extensions that could be used to help make your classroom more student-centered.
Personalizing your classroom is a great way to show your students your more playful side. Try using bitmojis to show students your hobbies, emojis to show a little extra enthusiasm while giving directions, or GIFs to provide feedback. Here are a few of our favorite Chrome Extensions to help you personalize your classroom! 1. Bitmoji…
Presentations go well beyond the use of PowerPoint or Google Slides. Creating screencasts, Pecha Kuchas, and voice-over projects are just a few ways of using presentation Chrome Extensions in the classroom. Here are some of our favorite Chrome Extensions for teachers and their students to use in the student-centered classroom. 1. Loom Record, Edit, Annotate,…
Edji is a versatile educational tool that combines reading and collaborative annotations to create a unique classroom discussion focused on a text.
In this blog, we discuss 8 classroom projects that use music technology
In this blog we discuss benefits of music in classrooms: Research-based benefits to music use in the classroom, Ideas for ways you can incorporate music today, and Tips for making music use as effective as possible
WURRLYedu is a music education platform that offers culturally relevant content and interactive digital tools to make music education fun, effective and affordable.