Category Archives: Technology & Education

Layers Of Differentiated Assessment In Math Class

The York Region District School Board recently posted a YouTube video describing the “Comprehensive Math Program”.  Watch all 4.5 minutes of it. It is worth it. There are a number of important ideas, concepts, and vision pieces that I can take … Continue reading

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A Probability and Number Sense Math Game – Please contribute

Ontario educator Stepan Pruchnicky aka @stepanpruch sent out a request calling for math games (perhaps using cards or dice) that might be helpful for a grade 5 classroom learning about Numeracy / Probability topics. @paul_aniceto @Yummymath @avivaloca looking for good … Continue reading

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My class is ready for BYOD, but how do I start?

Willingness to create a new norm within the classroom such as introducing digital devices to students, can lead to unpredicted outcomes.  On the one hand, it can be unpredicted in the awesome sense like when a student downloads a ‘dice’ … Continue reading

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Reflections on the BYOD Classroom and Digital Citizenship

Photo courtesy of Flickr user jennip98 If you are reading this, then I hope you will be willing to share your Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) expertise with my new friend, Anita (@anitaasimpson), by leaving a comment.  She will be … Continue reading

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