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What new instructional technology will you be using this year in your elementary classroom?

Will you use google docs, google sites, IPads???  How do you plan to use these tools to benefit instruction for students or communication w…

Started by Maranda Knutson

2 Jul 18, 2017
Reply by Nicholle Gornicz

Classroom Technology

Hey everyone! I'm currently a preservice teacher majoring in Early Childhood and Special Education. I was wondering if you had any tips on…

Started by Holly Kirby

6 Jul 18, 2017
Reply by Nicholle Gornicz

What does inclusion look like in your school for the student, the special educator and gen ed teacher?

I'm interested in getting feedback from both special ed and general ed teachers on how inclusion and/or co-teaching work in your experience…

Started by Marcy J. Perry

4 Oct 22, 2012
Reply by andrew aker

Common Core?

Recently I attended the Tech Forum Chicago and chose to sit in on the breakout session titled "Integration of technology with the Common Co…

Started by Katie Eileen

0 May 22, 2012

More Assessment info from Dr. Tomlinson

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Started by Jamie House

6 Mar 16, 2012
Reply by Chris Kearney

Differentiation for Creative Writing

Today I used www.piclits.com for the first time with my students. What a great site for differentiating creative writing - from students wh…

Started by Anne Beninghof

2 Nov 3, 2011
Reply by Lauren Sager

What to tell parents

I know some teachers who are having perents question why their child isn't doing the same thing as everyone else and how does grouping kids…

Started by Jamie House

3 Jan 18, 2011
Reply by Anne Beninghof

Free online professional development in technology for K-12 teachers, perfect for differentiating instruction!

I am an EdD candidate at Western Connecticut State University by night, and a middle school library media specialist by day.  I am offering…

Started by Donna Baratta

0 Jan 7, 2011

Lesson Planning

Just launched my first "cog" (app) on Differentiated Lesson Planning at http://www.cognician.com/. Tell your teacher friends! It's free!

Started by Anne Beninghof

0 Dec 15, 2010

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