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Anne-Marie Fiore Blended Learning Digital Learning

Exploring the Role of the School Network for Technology Integration

With the recent advent of online assessments, the capabilities of the school network have come to the forefront in many school districts across the nation (Cavanaugh, 2014). In November 2014, President Obama addressed school bandwidth issues during the inaugural superintendent summit on digital learning and future readiness. At the summit, President Obama stated, “Right now, […]

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What is a MOOC?

Compared with conventional courses that charge tuition, issue college credit, and have enrollments of 20 to 30 students, MOOCs are free and do not issue credits to participants (Pappano, 2012). Since anyone with an Internet connection can register, enrollments can be enormous, occasionally numbering into the thousands (Rodriguez, 2012). Due to the large number of […]

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Anne-Marie Fiore Blended Learning Digital Learning

Shifting Teaching and Learning – Digital and Blended Learning

Try Answer Garden: https://answergarden.ch/ Blended learning enables important shifts in teaching and learning as schools move to a more student-centered, personalized approach. This session will address the why,what, where and how of the shifts in curriculum and instruction and  provides school leaders with an understanding of new opportunities for personalization and for addressing learning differences; […]

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Anne-Marie Fiore Blended Learning Digital Learning

School Culture and Digital Learning

Try Kahoot: http://kahoot.it/ Creating a Culture for Digital Learning Identify a time where you felt empowered as a member of a team moving toward a common goal. Create a list of characteristics of the team culture that supported this environment. Once you have your list of characteristics, ask yourself or your team members the following questions: […]