Classroom Routines Must Change. Here’s What Teaching Looks Like Under COVID-19
Sarah Schwartz August 5, 2020
Class cultures built on collaboration or group project work will change.
discuss these priorities and present ideas for adapting common classroom routines for remote or socially distanced settings.
Frequent, meaningful engagement
Cognitively demanding work
Responding to formative assessment Adapting Common Classroom Routines in an Online (or Socially Distanced) Environment
Introduce yourself to students at the beginning of the year
Hold a remote discussion
Plan a socially distanced art, music, or physical education lesson
Have students think-pair-share
Whether we use synchronous or asynchronous online sessions, whether we call it distance or virtual learning, we’re all challenged to provide meaningful education experiences at a distance as the education world grapples with the impact of Covid-19.
Know your purpose
Collect data over time
Focus on feedback
Check for understanding in synchronous sessions
Leverage personal conversations
Check in on SEL
Make it useful
formative assessment in this IMS blog
Seminar for U.S. Fulbright Grantees Burgas, June 6 – 9, 2019
June 7, 9:15 am – 10:45 am, Plamen Miltenoff, St. Cloud State University, MN, USA
Sharing Best Practices for Enabling BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) in Education | Споделяне на учебни практики за усвояване на мобилни електроники в обучението
Stress and Teacher Burnout: Impact of Mindfulness Strategies | Стрес и прегаряне: стратегии и практики на внимателността
Visuals from the slides available also here:
Seesaw saves time on organization and parent communication, makes formative assessment easy, and provides a safe place to teach 21st Century skills.
QR code connection, available across mobile devices
alternatives for student portfolios:
two popular digital-portfolio apps:
Seesaw and FreshGrade.
See Saw digital learning journal.
See Saw digital learninurnal.
6 Strategies for Differentiated Instruction in Project-Based Learning
http://www.edutopia.org/blog/differentiated-instruction-strategies-pbl-andrew-miller 1. Differentiate Through Teams
2. Reflection and Goal Setting
3. Mini-Lessons, Centers, and Resources
4. Voice and Choice in Products
5. Differentiate Through Formative Assessments
6. Balance Teamwork and Individual Work
10 Fun-Filled Formative Assessment Ideas
53 Ways To Check For Understanding“.
Improving Test Question Quality
Formative assessment will be of increasing importance
test item quality is crucial
as part of the TLT Group fall series: