How do you get high school students engaged in physics class? Let them play Angry Birds! See how these educators used physics-related iPad apps and games to enhance learning.
You don’t need to be independently wealthy or an early-adopting tech prodigy to use wearable technologies in your classroom. Some of the latest offerings are user friendly even for the youngest students. And they are surprisingly affordable.
To meet the fourth ISTE Standard for Teachers, educators can’t assume that their digital natives will automatically become good digital citizens. It falls on teachers to model good digital citizenship for their students and to actively promote the fine points of online safety, law, ethics and etiquette.
Meridan, a fourth grader at Van Meter Community School in Iowa, blogs about life in her state, happenings at her school and tech tools she’s exploring.