Welcome to Jennie Magiera's Technology in Education Blog:

Redefining the (digital) Classroom

Monday, June 2, 2014

Some Upcoming Webinars!

Hello friends! This summer, I am collaborating with McGraw-Hill to put in a few free webinars to help you get powered up on EdTech! See below for the listing - hope to see some of you there :)!


Top Tips for Getting to Know your Digital Device This Summer
Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Join Google Certified Teacher and Apple Distinguished Educator, Jennie Magiera, as she provides some of her favorite tips and strategies to help you get better acquainted with your mobile device (tablet, smart phone) over the summer.

You’ll learn:
- Simple things you can do every day to increase comfort with tablets and digital devices
- Where to go for advice and support from the ever-growing ed tech educators’ community- Creative digital project ideas you can try yourself over the summer and share with students in the fall!

So You’ve Got New Classroom Tech - Now What?
Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Summer’s almost over and it’s time to start planning your ed tech strategy for the fall. Join Jennie Magiera to learn how to strategically integrate new technologies into your classroom environment and adjust your teaching habits to provide maximum benefits for you and your students.  

You’ll learn:
-          How to create and stick to a plan for incorporating new ed tech into regular classroom activities.
-          How to set effective policies and guidelines to manage student access and use of new classroom technologies.
-          Ideas for creative projects and activities to introduce students to new digital learning tools.

5 Engaging Digital Icebreakers for Back To School!
Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Get the 2014/2015 school year off to a strong start with fun digital activity & project ideas to engage students their first day back and beyond!

You’ll learn:
-          5 easy, fun digital activities to engage students returning from summer break
-          Where to find more quick & easy activity ideas to try in your classroom
-          Tips for keeping all students involved and included

Inspiring Digital Project Based Learning (PBL) for K-12 Math & Science
Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Digital Projects can extend the student learning experience outside the walls of your classroom and even across oceans. Join Google certified teacher and Apple Distinguished Educator Jennie Magiera to get inspiring Project Based Learning (PBL) ideas using the latest educational technologies.

You’ll learn:
-          Inspiring digital project ideas to extend K-12 math and science learning
-          How to incorporate elements of digital PBL as a part of regular classroom routines
-          Where to find other educators and classrooms to connect with for shared and collaborative digital Project Based Learning initiatives!