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Digital Learning Share, MassCUE, Students As Creators, World Language

Spring Digital Learning: Global Connections & Students as Creators Dr.Daniel Downs

Our world is changing. We are adapting to new technologies, new required skills and constantly shifting our understanding of how technology changes what is possible in the world. As educators, it is more important than ever to support our students to recognize this expanding world of technology in a safe and thoughtful way. One of …

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North Reading Digital Learning: March 2017 Digital Learning Share

I wanted to share out some of the exciting teaching and learning happening in the NRPS in regards to Digital Learning. March was a great month with teacher presentations, technology enriched lessons and collaborative work between teachers.

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Defining Your “Language of Innovation”

Setting The Stage For Higher Ordered Thinking One of the most powerful teaching and learning capacities adults and students have is the ability to adapt and learn new vocabulary to scale their understanding. With most fields of study, a student can learn the general vocabulary and corresponding meaning across contexts very quickly. With technology, the …

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10 Big Things You Might Not Know About Digital Learning In North Reading

Coming to the end of my first year as the Coordinator of Digital Learning in the North Reading Public schools, I wanted to take the opportunity to share a list of activities and initiatives that you may not know are going on in the schools related to Digital Learning. These items represent some of the …

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Tech Buzz Resources: Google Tools For Research: Middle/High School Edition

Google Tools For Research: Middle/High School Edition This a list of tools, websites, and resources which assist students with organizing resources for research. Some of these tools can be used in the process of research or used to collect search specific statistics. Many can be used within the Google For Education platform or used within …

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Recognizing Digital Learning Outcomes Are Skills for the Future

      Digital learning Specialists & Technology Teachers are challenged with keeping their curriculum relevant to the needs of the 21st century student. Our students’ immediately recognize the benefit these skills bring to their ability to communicate in today’s technology driven environment. On a daily basis I see students utilizing the range of technology resources …

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Using The “TIM Matrix” For Identifying Best Practices For Digital Learning-Authentic Learning With The iPad In 5th Grade

I have chosen the TIM Matrix as a tool to look more closely at how technology is used across educational settings and with a variety of instructors in my district. By selecting a tool like this I have also selected to get down to the nitty gritty of what I feel is valuable with the …

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Digital Learning In The North Reading Public Schools-October 2015 Share

Link To Presentation        Link To Youtube Presentation The month of October has flown by in the digital learning team has done a tremendous amount of work with teachers across the schools.  At the Hood School Digital Learning Specialist Helen Kelly has embraced digital literacy with her co-teaching and use of the web-based tool …

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Instructional Technology Update & Andover Innovation Lab Week of March 17-21 2014

At the Andover Innovation lab and student run help desk we are busy planning for our promotion efforts for next year! We had current students create flyers to hang around the school promoting our program. Students will be able to sign up for the help desk next year during the week of March 24th thru …