Tag Archive | mind-mapping

iPad Apps and Instructional Strategies – Summarizing and Note Taking

This is the second post in a series devoted to integrating the instructional strategies discussed in Classroom Instruction That Works: Research-Based Strategies for Increasing Student Achievement (Marzano, Pickering, and Pollock) into teaching and learning in a 1-to-1 iPad environment.  While in no way a comprehensive list, these resources will hopefully give some ideas for how to integrate the […]

Four Online Tools for Collaboration

Collaboration is an important skill our student’s must learn in order to be successful in today’s world.  This post takes a look at 4 online tools that can be used to facilitate collaboration with your students, both within the walls of your own school as well as globally as you collaborate with other classrooms. 1. Google […]

Edtech Resource of the Week – Lucid Chart

Each week, I plan to highlight a different resource that can be valuable to teachers using technology.  For my first post, I wanted to share a great collaborative tool for mapping ideas. Lucidchart is a wonderful website that allows individuals or groups to brainstorm ideas, organize thoughts, and collaborate in real time.  The interface is quite […]