August 2012 Table of Contents
How It’s Done: Incorporating Digital Citizenship
Into Your Everyday Curriculum
By Jon Orech
Community High School District 99 decided to challenge
the idea that Internet Safety just refers to “Cyberbullying,”
and instead focused on “Digital Citizenship.” This involved
creating a program that would be meaningful to students and
help make a real difference.
Reflections from ISTE 2012:
SchoolCIO: Re-Thinking Teacher Evaluations
By Ellen Ullman
States and districts are being asked to design and implement
teacher- and principal-evaluation systems that are valid,
reliable, and legally defensible, particularly when the decisions
may impact tenure. We asked a handful of schools to share
their teacher-evaluation processes with us.
Put to the Test: T&L Editors
Review HP’s MagCloud
DEPARTMENTS & COLUMNS
Editor’s Note: What’s in a Word?
News & Trends
• Top 10 Online Stories
• BLOG BITS
• TOP TWEETS
• Survey Finds “Learn Now, Lecture Later” Model Emerging in Education
• Site We Like
• Do Your Students Support Your Tech Initiatives?
• What do teachers who’ve flipped their classrooms have to report?
• Supporting STEM
• Sites for Learning how to Program or Code
• Survey on MobileTechnology for K-12
• Mind-Mapping Tools
They Said It: Take the Conference
Experience to Go
Wendy Gorton believes Google
Education On Air conferences
offer just one snapshot into
how the future of conferences