Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Learning Spaces

... "furniture helps lead to decentralized learning, where it’s no longer the teacher at the front lecturing. Instead, the teacher becomes a facilitator, moving around a classroom to help individuals and groups."

Bengfort, Jacquelyn. "Updates to Learning Spaces Make Schools Future-Ready." EdTech. N.p., 12 May 2017. Web. 21 June 2017.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Classrooms with Chromebooks

Beginning of the 2017-18 school year students in grades 6, 7, and 8* will arrive at school in the morning, and return home in the afternoon, with a school issued Chromebook. For your reference, here is an outline of our 1:1 Chromebook Program.

While this is a valuable resource for our middle school students, this new tool may present unforeseen challenges in the traditional classroom. Here is website that serves as a springboard for several other resources around the idea of the Chromebook Classroom.

Scroll down to the section Additional Classroom Ideas with Google Apps for both general and specific information about this 21st century learning device.