Blog: 2015

Bringing the Maker Movement into Your Blended Classroom: Video & PD Guide

February 19, 2015
This past week, we had the pleasure of having Tikvah Wiener, Chief Academic Officer at Magen David Yeshiva High School, as our guest on Google Hangout on Air! She helped us explore the Maker Movement, which has been taking the education world by storm
EdTech, Google Hangout on Air, Magen David Yeshivah, Maker Movement, Professional Development Guide, Project-Based Learning

Beyond the Newsletter: Improving Parent-Teacher Communications

February 10, 2015
When used well, technology can bring people together and help them better understand each other in real life. While both parents and teachers are striving toward the same goal...
Assessment, Parent, Parent-Teacher Communication, Resources, Digital Citizenship, Educational Technology

Let’s Get Googly - a Three Part Series, Episode 3

February 03, 2015
Hello DJLN and welcome to our third and final episode of Let’s Get Googly! Today, we are talking about Google Classroom - a free Learning Management System solution available for anyone in a Google Apps for Education school.

Let’s Get Googly - a Three Part Series, Episode 2

January 28, 2015
Last week I highlighted a few great Google Add-ons, which hopefully some of you have gotten a chance to check out by now. This week we will take a look at Google Chrome Extensions

Let’s Get Googly - a Three Part Series, Episode 1

January 20, 2015
Google Apps for Education (affectionately known as GAFE) is quickly becoming as ubiquitous a feature in today’s learning institutions as pens and paper, and with the release of the free LMS, Google Classroom.