EdTech

Summer Professional Development Opportunities

June 08, 2016
Take a look and find the PD that works for you!
Professional Development, PD, EdTech, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, Games

Classroom Management in a Techie World

June 06, 2016
How can I keep students on task? We have the answers!
Classroom Management, EdTech, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, Teachers, Students

The 10 “Commandments” of Teaching with Technology

June 05, 2016
Follow these "commandments" and you'll be on your path to success!
EdTech, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, Shavuot, Commandments

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Flipping for Mishnah with Rabbi Avrohom Wagshul

June 07, 2016
Students are bringing Torah to life in this Judaic Studies classroom.
Educator Spotlight, Flipped Classroom, Flipped Learning, EdTech, Educational Technology, judaic studies, Jewish Education, Mishnah

Mission Implausible: Why Tech Plans Shouldn’t Have Mission and Vision Statements

May 25, 2016
Six key steps for schools to consider before bringing new technology on board.
EdTech, Educational Technology, Technology Planning, Tech Integration

A Culture of Chromebooks

May 19, 2016
With the help of Chromebooks, this school is creating new kinds of learning experiences.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, EdTech, Educational Technology, Chromebooks, Google Classroom

Celebrate Yom Ha’atzmaut with Israeli EdTech Tools

May 12, 2016
Find out how these Israeli EdTech tools can enhance learning in your classroom!
EdTech, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, Israel, Math, Coding, Presentations, Games for Learning

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Differentiating in English Class with Jennifer Ohana

May 09, 2016
Blended learning is helping to differentiate instruction and empower independent learners.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Differentiated Instruction, Data, English, Language Arts

Getting to See Blended Learning and Technology Integration in Action

April 11, 2016
Get a sneak peak at everything JBlend Miami learned during an amazing two day tour!
DJLN Tour 2016, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Jewish Education

Lessons Learned from a Public School’s Blended Learning Program

March 10, 2016
Does blended learning really work? Based on this school's success, yes!
Blended Learning, Personalized Learning, Personalization, Educational Technology, EdTech

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Empowering Teachers by Embedding Professional Development with Hanna Shekhter

March 08, 2016
This new PD model has teachers jumping at the chance to integrate technology into their classrooms.
Educator Spotlight, Embedded Professional Development, Professional Development, Teachers, EdTech, Educational Technology

Eight Digital Tools for Students to Create Original Purim Shpiel Videos

March 02, 2016
The best way to ensure that every student gets to participate in the Purim shpiel tradition!
Purim, Jewish Education, Jewish Holidays, EdTech, Educational Technology, Videos

Show, Don’t Tell: A Great Philosophy of Professional Development

February 24, 2016
I've been modelling the use of technology for my team in order to familiarize them with the power of technology.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, EdTech, Educational Technology, Professional Development

The Challenges and Triumphs of Moving Toward 1:1

February 17, 2016
Some of the idealism has worn off, but I am still convinced my school is on the right track.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, 1:1, English, EdTech, Blended Learning

Formative is Transformative

February 10, 2016
Formative has transformed the way I assign and grade formative assessments.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, EdTech, Formative Assessment, Blended Learning

DJLN Educator Spotlight: What’s Up at JBlend Miami with Lauren Roisman and Laura Pachter

February 03, 2016
Find out why educators love JBlend Miami and how its making an impact on their students.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, EdTech, Jewish Education, DJLN, CAJE-Miami, Community Partnership, Professional Learning

How to Use Technology Without Losing Your Teaching Style

January 27, 2016
You needn't worry that technology will swallow your teaching style or replace you.
EdTech, Teaching Style

Virtual Adventures from Google

January 25, 2016
Google is breaking down classroom walls with these new virtual tools!
EdTech, Google, Blended Learning, Google Cultural Institute, Google Cardboard, Google Expeditions

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Google and Gemara: EdTech in Judaic Studies with Rabbi Yehoshua Lindenbaum

January 04, 2016
Students are studying gemara in a whole new way and loving it.
Educator Spotlight, Blended Learning, EdTech, Jewish Education, Gemara, Talmud, judaic studies

10 Benefits of Teaching in a Blended Learning Classroom

December 22, 2015
Increase student engagement, save time, and much more!
Blended Learning, Personalized Learning, EdTech, Student Engagement, LMS, learning management system