An Edtech Foray

An adventure into all things teaching and educational technology related. Blog posts highlighting ideas, lessons, tech use in the classroom, professional learning, and educational research.

An Edtech Foray ranking

This blog ranks #159 in our Top E-Learning Blogs.

Copy and paste this code into any part of your blog to get a dynamic badge that automatically updates your rank every day.

Posts by An Edtech Foray

Fostering a DIY Mentality in the Classroom

I come from a family of DIYers. It’s a culture. It’s a mentality. An ingrained skill that has been passed down from my grandfather to […]

So You Want to Create Online Learning Modules For Your Teachers

So you’ve been working to redesign professional development (learning) for your teachers. The idea of choice and self-paced mastery has led you to the concept […]

From MY Time to OUR Time

During my foray into student engagement, I stumbled upon an app called Pear Deck. A few years later and Pear Deck has redefined itself, and […]

Teaching Close Reading? Genius.it!

Teaching close reading is a painstakingly difficult task. It takes time. It takes patience. It takes creativity. There is no doubt that once students understand […]

Designing Immersive Professional Development

As we progress, there is a continued push in education to “meet students where they are.” Teachers are aiming at creating a student-centered learning experience […]

Great Reads: Books that Make You Think

The following are a few books I have read (and reread) that I have applied to teaching, professional development, and activities for my students. If […]

The Right Tool for the Job- The EDU Version

I have been asked by teachers in my district lately, what ed tech tools were a staple of my classroom and how I used them. […]

Throw Out Study Guides: Bring in Active Reading Inventories!

I get it. It’s hard to throw out the old and bring in the new. You completed study guides. I completed study guides. And I […]

The Power of the Schoology Embed Code

If you are a Schoology LMS user, you have hopefully witnessed some of the magical things you can do within the program itself such as […]

The Engagement Evolution

Education is constantly changing. Ever evolving in the midst of varying pedagogies, changing models, and new technological trends. And we, as teachers, continue to look […]

Inquiring Minds Want to Know…

“Either the well was very deep, or she fell very slowly, for she had plenty of time as she went down to look about her […]

Add Video Conferencing to Your Schoology Classroom

Obviously, Google Hangouts seems to get most of the attention when it comes to video conferencing and for good reason. “Hangouts” is a great platform […]

LOAD MORE
We are updating our Privacy Policy, so please make sure you take a minute to review it. As of May 25, 2018 your continued use of our services will be subject to this new Privacy Policy.
Review Privacy Policy OK