I have the opportunity to participate AND present at the first ever Midsouth Summit featuring Google For Education. This event is made up of current and former educators who love to use Edtech, especially Google Apps for Education (GAFE), in the classroom. Although there is a great deal of technical education that happens at these… Read More Presenting at the Midsouth Summit!
References: National Teacher Training Institute. (n.d.). Why use video in the classroom? Retrieved from http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/ntti/resources/video1.html Roblyer, M. (2016). Integrating educational technology into teaching (Seventh ed., p. 204). Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson Education. Video Blog Script: My name is Tyler Isbell, and I teach upper level math at Blytheville High School: New Tech. I wanted to… Read More Advantages of Using Multimedia in the Classroom
The “Basic Suite” applications includes a word processor, spreadsheet software, and presentation software. These widely used programs support professionals in the workplace and in education. According to Roblyer, the relative advantage of this software suite could be summarized in four areas: improved productivity, improved appearance, improved accuracy, and more interaction and collaboration (2016). The Geometry… Read More The “Basic Suite” in the Classroom
In creating my first voicetread, I learned quite a bit about using slides in a presentation. The best way to summarize it would be in the two statements: “Less is more” and “Let the main thing be the main thing.” Rather than filling slides full of distracting pictures, fonts, and animations that take away from… Read More Tackling the Chickasaw Digital Divide.