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5 Top Ways Technology Benefits Project Based Learning

5 Top Ways Technology Benefits Project Based Learning

Most students who have their own mobile device are constantly connected, so much that they deem their devices as necessary as the shirt they are wearing. They wouldn’t walk out of the house without a shirt on, nor would they go anywhere without their mobile devices. Rather than settle on their device addiction for merely  social needs, as educators we can harness this fixation to meet our educational objectives. Encouraging students to use their devices for PBL will benefit their motivation and provide depth to their projects.

Remember This Video From 5 Years Ago? This Is Great!

Remember This Video From 5 Years Ago?  This Is Great!

This video was filmed and produced 5 years ago at Alta Loma Christian School in Alta Loma, CA.  So many changes since then.  We now contemplate the next 5 years.  What a great journey!  Where do you see technology going in the future?

Your Technology Plan Needs Help (so I've scheduled a workshop)

Your Technology Plan Needs Help (so I've scheduled a workshop)

ADMINISTRATOR TECHNOLOGY PLANNING WORKSHOP: What is constantly at or near the top of parent surveys?  Technology!  BTE has been planning and implementing quality technology plans that parents love, teachers adore and students find “awesome”!  You cannot afford not to learn this information.  The plan is simple but requires time to plan and prepare for.  Now is the optimum time to start evaluating your education technology strategy for 2017-2018 school year.

Top 10 Technology Blogs Every Teacher Needs To Follow (AMENDED)

Top 10 Technology Blogs Every Teacher Needs To Follow (AMENDED)

Blogs are a quick and easy way to learn something new on the fly. Through blogs, you can get inspired, personalize your learning, and connect with other experts.  Here is a list of my top 10 blogs, not only for new teachers but all teachers plus one bonus blog!.

A Behind The Scenes Perspective Of Catholic VS Charter Schools

A Behind The Scenes Perspective Of Catholic VS Charter Schools

We find in 2016 that some Charter schools succeed, but the vast majority of schools fail in their quest to deliver a high-quality program that is aligned with their mission and vision.

6 Popular Classroom Blogging Ideas

6 Popular Classroom Blogging Ideas

I recently heard someone say, there’s no such thing as a bad blog. I sat and pondered it for a bit and tried to understand it. To me it was like saying, there’s no bad writing. Which, as teachers, let’s be honest, that isn’t true.