Welcome to Techno Teacher. Home of a getting older every day middle school/high school science, robotics, and technology teacher. I’ll be sharing reviews of classroom technologies and updates in educational technology on a semi-regular basis.
I’ve been exploring some options for creating videos for a flipped classroom over the past few days. I have both Apple and Windows devices at my disposal for this project. My school uses Google Apps for Education so I’m currently looking to upload these videos to YouTube since it integrates so nicely with the apps… Continue reading Creating Videos for Flipping A Classroom
So, this is something I have very little experience with, but have always wanted to try. My dream class is one of those beautiful flipped classrooms where students go home and watch these well made videos, taking notes on their own time and preparing ahead of time so that they can walk into my classroom… Continue reading Self-Paced Classrooms
Typos… the bane of my existence. Why is it that no matter how many times I check over something, I never see the typos until I’m in the middle of class and a sophomore points out that I put two decimal points in one number and left out the letter i in every other word… Continue reading Why I Should Never Write an Online Quiz at 5 AM Again…
So you might be asking yourself, what the heck is a Nearpod. And I have to admit, I was asking myself the same thing a few months ago when I attended the South Carolina Science Council conference back in October. As usual, I’m always in attendance for a technology related session at one of these… Continue reading Nearpod
A lot of schools have implemented 1-to-1 device programs for students in the last few years. Everything from textbooks to note taking has gone digital. And I see teachers all over the country taking off and running with the new devices. Then, I see others a little lost as to what all of this is… Continue reading We Have iPads, Now What?