Recently came across this awesome Bloom's Taxonomy interactive from Iowa State University, and had to share! It compares the cognitive process dimension, or the traditional Bloom's verbs, with the knowledge dimension to create a much more in-depth and rigorous take on how learning can be constructed at each level. Check it out!
As always, when this time of year rolls around, I find myself browsing the MOOCs for a new and engaging way to spend some of my free time. As an educator who pushes students to enjoy learning, it is important that I model this by finding new educational opportunities for myself. Now, usually, this means … Continue reading Looking for an online summer course? Try SlideRule!
This year, I started a new job at a brand new school. As the Technology Coach, I was fortunate enough to make key decisions for our school about hardware, software and curriculum. One of those decisions was our LMS, or Learning Management System. After a lot of research and experimenting, our team decided to move … Continue reading 7 Reasons To Use Edmodo In Your Classroom
Recently, I've been thinking about taking a massive open online course or MOOC. MOOC's are a great way to grow and learn online at your own time, and many of them are credible and taught by prestigious professors from universities around the world. For more information on what an MOOC is, check out this fantastic … Continue reading 3 Places To Find Stellar Online Courses
Currently, I am taking a class through Johns Hopkins University called Designing and Delivering eLearning Environments. Through the course, each student was asked to develop an eLearning initiative. I created a SlideRocket presentation of my initiative, which is a part of my work for New Horizons for Learning's EdTech Resource Database. If you are unfamiliar with … Continue reading EdTech Resource Database eLearning Initiative
Currently, I am taking a class through Johns Hopkins University called Designing and Delivering eLearning Environments. Through the course I have developed a greater understanding of the essential elements of successful online learning experiences. Engaging with these elements through online discussions with my peers as well as exploration of eLearning platforms has allowed me to understand … Continue reading 2 Essential Elements of Successful eLearning Experiences