Placement Wrap-Up, Portfolios and Evaluation
Oct27

Placement Wrap-Up, Portfolios and Evaluation

Finishing the Placements To finish your placement you need to have a final meeting with your teacher to make sure all your projects are finished and your teacher knows how to use everything you created for him/her. If your teacher still has more work for you to do, keep going.  If not, complete the final placement summary. Portfolio The portfolio is the final part of your placement. I’ve created a google site...

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Best Buy Grant Proposal Assignment
Oct04

Best Buy Grant Proposal Assignment

In groups of 3 to 5 students, you will develop one proposal for the Best Buy grant.  Ms Law, Ms Diakun and I will select the most appropriate proposal and submit it to Best Buy. There are two grants, your group should pick one of them: General School Tech Grants: offered as a way for schools to improve or integrate technology in their classrooms to advance student learning. This could include new technologies for areas including...

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Demo Slam Assignment
Sep26

Demo Slam Assignment

Due: Tuesday, October 3 at the beginning of class A demo slam is a fun, creative way of sharing an interesting technology feature or tip.  Pick an app, feature, shortcut, tool or another technology trick that you find helpful for school-related purposes that you don’t think everyone knows about and create a demo slam video. You can choose one of the items on the sign-up list or add your own.  If the technology you choose has many...

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Learning Task
Sep13

Learning Task

In groups of 4 (created randomly), Choose one idea/concept on learning and dig deeper into the topic.  Do some research into the topic (at least 3 sources). Topics: Retrieval Practice Multitasking Calibration Spaced Practice and Interleaving Learning from Failure Mindsets Pomodoro Technique Dunning Kruger Effect You will share your learning with others on this topic through a technology-enhanced presentation.  It could be auditory,...

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Blog Assignment
Sep11

Blog Assignment

Assignment Description One of the major assignments in this course is to keep a blog.  The first step is to create a blog on the platform of your choice.  Some suggestions: WordPress Blogger Tumblr Please leave a link to your blog in the comment section of this post. You can make it public or private – choose which ever makes you more comfortable.  If you do make it private, please make sure your classmates and I are able to...

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