Teaching Reflections · Technology in Education

5 Essential Technology Infographics for Teachers

I wasn’t always techy; it’s something I’ve forced myself to learn as I saw the necessity for it in terms of engaging my students, increasing communication with colleagues, students and parents and organizing my resources effectively. But don’t get me wrong – I’m far from a professional. I’m constantly learning and trying new things in… Continue reading 5 Essential Technology Infographics for Teachers

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5 Easy Steps to use Instagram in Creating a Culture of Reading at your School

Last year when teaching my students about social media, I had them complete a poll: what social media applications did they use the most? We were in the midst of studying social media applications, their power and influence but I had an ulterior motive: I wanted to find out their digital patterns to use as… Continue reading 5 Easy Steps to use Instagram in Creating a Culture of Reading at your School

Technology in Education

Top Five Google Apps for Education: Just Try Them!

Technology in the classroom is all the rage; if your administration hasn’t tried to shove Google Apps for Education down your throat yet, that day is coming soon. But honestly, they aren’t that bad. Actually, some of them are pretty good – and the kids ahem……like them. For real. So, if you’re in the midst… Continue reading Top Five Google Apps for Education: Just Try Them!