Take Your Class on a Field Trip… and Never Leave the Classroom

Source:¬†http://connectedclassrooms.withgoogle.com/ Google is great when it comes to connecting people across the world. I have talked about Google Docs before and I believe I have mentioned Google Hangouts as well. Now with Google Connected Classrooms, you can take your class on a virtual field trip with Google Hangouts.  

Getting the Right Games in Classrooms

I have been doing some research and I have found some startling results from some previous studies. A lot of classrooms are using games in the course (or class) but the games are not meeting the curriculum needs. This wasn’t the worst finding though. It has been found that a lot of educational games being ...

Education Technology Training

Having new technologies in the classroom looks great on paper. It also looks great in brochures and any other marketing that your school is going to do. To see a large lecture hall with a whiteboard, multiple projector screens, and a teacher using a tablet looks a lot better than a classroom with an overhead ...

Back to School – Technology Upgrades

School is coming back soon and this is the time that the classrooms are getting upgraded with new technologies. New computers, wireless network upgrades, and even the conversions from blackboards to whiteboards. There is a cost to this and often a learning curve (depending what the leap is from old technology to new technology). This ...

Teaching Together – We Teach Ontario

There are thousands of teachers often teaching the same thing, or living similar lives. Teaching, researching, etc. Sometimes it would be nice to know how others are handling the situation, or maybe what others are doing for their situation? How is X being taught over there? Or how would someone else handle this particular situation? ...