Category Archives: Video Conference

Assessment in the Modern Classroom: Part Three- Blog Writing

I believe we are on our way of taking a modern classroomĀ learning opportunity and upgrading assessment forms to match new skills and new literacies while not forgetting traditionally assessed ones….

Assessment in the Modern Classroom: Part Two- Taxonomy of a Skype Conversation

This is Part Two of Assessment in the Modern Classroom. Read Part One here. Assessing students’ writing, thinking level , understanding, learning connections via a Twitter stream, did not end…

Assessment in the Modern Classroom: Part One

In a previous post, Learning in the Modern Classroom, I started highlighting our school’s attention to not only providing amplified learning opportunities, but also the creation of new forms of…

Who OR What is Digigogy?

cross posted from Who OR What is Digigogy? by stephanie.teitelbaum Reflection written by: Jeremy Z and Griff W This month, our fourth grade class had a Skype call with a…

Learning About Communities…Not From Textbooks

I recently wrote about Thinking About Learning Differently- Talking to Strangers, where I mentioned our third graders journey of skyping around the world to learn about different communities. They have…