When I first began teaching, I remember meeting a veteran teacher who carried a big bag with her everywhere.
Try something newthis year! Get students to talkabout themselves by presenting selfies they have takenas part of a mission you have sent them on.
The number one benefit of educational technology is that it empowers people to do what they want to do.
I encourage you to transform the traditional poster project into a multimedia digital research project.
One of the safest ways to integrate technology is to get students to record their thoughts, ideas, or learning with web tools and mobile apps.
This EduGems issue includes messy learning, creating digital books, 250+ STEM ideas, autism apps, and more!
Our students’ digital behavior influences our learning, language, rituals, values, routines, customs, and communication.
As educators, we should handle each piece of writing with care as if it is a very personal gift our students are sharing with us and their peers.
This issue includes the 7 Traits of Digitally Competent Teachers, digital writing tools, social media for classrooms, and more!
You may not know that I regularly share my education discoveries, resources, education technology updates, free apps, web tools, and tips on Twitter (@ShellTerrell).
April is National Poetry monthand the perfect excuse to inspire your students with poetry no matter what subject you teach.
For the next week, I will be participating in many events to support gender and cultural diversity in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) fields.
With digital tools and apps, students can create beautifully illustrated notes that support their cognitive development and stimulate their minds.
My classes are challenging and I require a lot of effort but I also need my students to be open to the content and motivated to learn.