Cyber Monday April 23 2012
So every Monday I meet with my elementary teachers and I share 5-10 resources with them that I have found or we talk about possible ideas they want to implement. I figured I would do a quick blog post recording these so they can go back and see what we went over in case they miss it.
Great resource for Elementary Smart Board Websites/ Interactives:
As we constantly try to utilize the IOS devices in various ways, we try to incorporate other things like audio books. Here is a page all about audio books for the iPad:
Appitic is a IOS review site that is managed by ADE’s (Apple Distinguished Educators) and has great hands on reviews of several different IOS apps:
Mathsnacks is just that little games / interactives for IOS devices to help students with basic all the way up to more advanced math topics:
Edshelf is an online site dedicated to all technology tools. Edshelf incorporates user reviews as well as a rating system to base different web tools and how they will affect your classroom. http://edshelf.com/
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My name is TJ Houston.
I am the Director of Technology at Huron City Schools. I love integrating technology into the classroom and helping teachers find the way on the information super highway. Things I love: My family, My awesome Girlfriend, Technology, Education, and Photography.
I run PD sessions twice a week and run community training the first Saturday of the month. I love teaching people new things.