Posts Tagged ‘gamification’

Student-Centered Learning: Methods of Best Practice

GotTechED Epi 14 Student-Centered Learning

Guise and Nick discuss student-centered strategies that every teacher should know.  After a teachers inquiry, they explain the difference between gamification and game-based learning. They also take a look at social media and some creative ways that it can be used in the classroom.  Finally, Guise and Nick argue over the best time-saving Chrome Extensions.

Using Classcraft to Motivate the Unmotivated Student

GotTechED Epi 11 Motivating the Unmotivated Student

Guise and Nick sit down with Josh Holland to talk about gamification technology that can motivate the unmotivated students.  They talk about some recent game-changing news in the realm of education. Then Guise and Nick share some free upcoming professional development opportunities that you won’t want to miss out on. Finally, Guise and Nick argue within the edtech category of “Classroom Management” in their Tech Battle Royale!

Google Docs Best Practices

GotTechED Epi 8 Google Docs

In this episode, Guise and Nick talk about their favorite uses of Google Docs, trends in education that might surprise you, and all thing Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR).  Finally, Guise and Nick argue within the tech-tool category of “Photo Annotation and Presentation” in their Tech Battle Royale!


Implementing a Personalized Learning Approach

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In this episode, Guise and Nick talk about how to create rubrics for standards-based projects.  After a teacher’s inquiry, they discuss ways to implement a personalized learning approach into your classroom. Finally, Guise and Nick argue within the category of “Research” in their fourth Tech Battle Royale!