Each afternoon between 1 and 1:30 PM, I receive an email from "Naomi Shemer". Not the Naomi Shemer. From the iPad in our school named "Naomi Shemer".
One of our founding 21st century learning teachers, …Continue
Added by Jon Mitzmacher on September 1, 2013 at 8:40am — No Comments
After a month of paperless classes, learning was going strong. Here are 5 of my most meaningful observations:
1- Students with organizational issues were excelling using their 'digital backpacks' and were championing their time management. (Ironically those same students weren't necessarily excelling in their other subjects.) Two students who I spoke with mentioned they enjoyed learning with a computer and they felt good about themselves because they were staying organized with…