Category: Classroom News

PMS Teacher Reflects

It was with much excitement that I entered into my career at Piedmont. I knew Piedmont had a 1:1 campus and wholeheartedly embraced 21st century technology. I was finally going to be able to flex my many years of personally training, understanding, and interacting with technology.

Take-away Google Summit- Laura Remer

I’m loving a few very practical extensions and sites to bookmark. These are: 1. pureview.com, which turns into a “purify” bookmark. It takes away all of the “chatter” around the youtube video. This would have come in handy for me the…

Take-away Google Summit- Diana Feiger

My three best finds were: 1. Read&Write, a powerful tool for those struggling readers and writers and EL students that could also be used for any student. – text to speech and speech to text capabilities with dual highlighting – creates…

Take-away from Google Summit- Sun Lee

My biggest take-away from the GAFE Summit was the idea of staying grounded in supporting student learning instead of just using all of the cool technologies that are available.  The SAMR Model identifies how technologies are being used: S ubstitution:…