EZVid — Great screencasting tool!

Originally posted on Katrina Morrell:
I actually tried this program to record a skype session with a friend and it worked wonderfully! This would have awesome classroom applications as students could record their progress through online learning! I love the option of editing the video, adding music/voice recordings  and the many other features. Check it out — its free! Katrina […]

Twitter in the Classroom

Originally posted on Megan Pearce:
Just thought I’d share this with my fellow soon to be teachers! This checklist would be great to incorporate into a class where you are using Twitter. I think the tasks are appropriate for students to learn how to use Twitter properly and safely. I especially liked the “recognized a…

Growing as an Educator through 21st Century Teaching

Throughout my engagement with technology, I have come a long way. However, I know that there is still room for improvement. On pinterest, I found another infographic (surprise!) on actions teachers can take to become better educators and leaders of students in the 21st century. So far, my journey using technology for learning purposes has […]

Great Resource for Teaching Students about Dreamcatchers

Emily Perreault chose to learn about dream catchers for her major project in ECMP using technology as a support. She used Pinterest, Wikispaces, and her mother’s traditional knowledge to document the process of creating these beautiful pieces. This learning experience would fit into the Saskatchewan curriculum beautifully as Grade 4 students learn about First Nations […]

Great Photo

Originally posted on Megan Pearce:
I found this photo on Pinterest and I think it has some interesting facts about education in Finland. It would be great to see some of these ideas used in all areas of the world to make schools and education even better for students and teachers!