In this week’s episode, we explore computational thinking and begin helping teachers unpack the concept for application in the classroom to help build students’ critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
This week, our guest is Dr. Ellen Dorr, Chief Technology Officer, from Renton Unified School District in Renton, Washington. Join the team as we explore how the technology team has supported students, teachers, and their families navigate the challenges of the pandemic with empathy and understanding.
Use digital tools and strategies to make reading instruction more engaging, efficient, and effective.
Expand student access to reading materials through e-Books, virtual libraries, and digital collections.
Leverage leveled reading websites to effectively and efficiently differentiate for different student reading levels, scaffold reading development, and provide equitable access to academic content.
Discover online resources to help plan and teach lessons about literature.
Explore the unique benefits of digital speaking and listening and also discover online resources to integrate into your classroom.
Develop a collection of online reference materials for convenient and immediate access and use.
Explore websites filled with lessons, teaching ideas, content resources, and interactive games.