Resources for classroom technology integration are all over the Internet. This episode covers some of the information and resources that teachers find online. Teachers should be sure that the resources they’re bringing into the classroom are in their students’ best interest and based on evidence that student outcomes can be positively impacted by their use. The show details one such resource and urges teachers to be responsible consumers of online media.
Not all tools, resources, and programs are explicitly designed with student learning and teacher professional development in mind. Some appear from the outside to be appropriate, but a closer reading reveals deficiencies with their use.