Tag Archives: technology

How to Use Instagram in the Classroom

Click this link to read the entire blog posting on this topic by Katie Lepi on the http://www.edudemic.com website. Advertisements

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Khan Academy – Using it to Differentiate Instruction

This is a fantastic video by Edutopia that shows how to use the Khan Academy in a classroom, along with some incredible supports for teachers.  This strategy leverages 21st Century Learning Skills, Self Directed learning, differentiated instruction and incredible feedback … Continue reading

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Why Your Students Should Blog in Your Classroom

Check out this incredible post by Miachael Drennon on the UK site Teacher Network Blog.  Click here to view the posting!

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Athena 2012 – Year End Bright Spot Prezi

Click the link below to check out the Prezi highlighting all the bright spots our staff shared over the past few weeks.  We tried to include everything that was emailed in on time.

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TechTutorials: A new page on the ATHS Staff blog!

Check out the new “TechTutorial” page not the Athena Staff Blog.  This page contains tips, tutorials and videos about how to leverage new technology in your classroom.  Currently it contains 6 videos by Larry Frisa about how to begin using … Continue reading

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Instructional Tools Spotlight: Resources & Technology Available in the Library Media Center

Mrs. Rounding spent this year working on an APPR project in which she explored, researched, practiced and learned about various new technologies and resources available for teachers to utilize on the internet.  Below is a summary of a few of … Continue reading

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Tech Tips: Teaching with Prezi (Mrs. Vail, Mrs. Maddock & Mrs. Rounding)

Mrs. Vail, Mrs. Rounding & Mrs. Maddock teach juniors how to use Prezi (www.prezi.com) to enhance their presentations. When students finish this project we will post links to a few for you to see the final products.

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Differentiating with Social Media

Here is an excerpt from a great post on differentiation from http://www.edsocialmedia.com.  Click here to read the entire post. Below you will find several practical ways to leverage Twitter, Facebook and GoodReads, to differentiate your instruction. Differentiating with TWITTER Posit a … Continue reading

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Great Website: www.TeachingAppz.co.uk

This website has a ton of great ideas for leveraging the tools students bring to school every day.  There are homework apps, content apps, skill apps and much more on this website.  They are all categorized in and sorted by … Continue reading

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Did You Know 4.0 (Video)

This is the latest in the “Did You Know” videos that have emerged on the web.  This video series is all about the dramatic changes that technology is bringing to our world.  The video is stunning to watch and fascinating. … Continue reading

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