(Some) Strategies to get Students Truly Collaborating

One of my favourite ‘tech’ strategies is not that exciting.  Or, ‘techy’, really. Pretty simple, actually. But I find it is one of the most powerful. Creating a slide deck, putting it in your Google Classroom, and assigning it as “students can edit”. This leads to students sharing resources, giving feedback, and, selfishly, me being […]

Small Pieces can Lead to Big Pieces: Some Ideas on How to Start Small with Technology

One of the amazing parts about being a teacher is that you are learning, too.  There are so many options to explore. With a general never-ending to-do list, it can be hard to find yourself time to play with new pieces or parts of technology.  It can be daunting! However, there are some small features […]