Mystery Skype allows teachers to cover history, geography, communication and global collaboration in one engaging activity that elementary students will love.
Use voice recording and videoconferencing technology to meet the ISTE Standards and Common Core with students of various ages and skill levels in multiple subject areas.
Standard 5 of the ISTE Standards for Teachers is all about teacher knowledge — how to keep it current and how to pay it forward. To meet the standard, educators should participate in professional communities face to face or online to discover new ways to use technology to improve student learning. And they should complete the circle by becoming teacher leaders who present that knowledge to others in the field.
Topics: Professional learning
Educators need to stop preaching to students about cyberbullying and start having frank discussions that inspire empathy and identity building.
Topics: Digital citizenship, Standards