As a tech specialist in her school district in Texas, Amy Tong makes sure she’s on the pulse of EdTech news. Find out what she thinks the trending topics for the 2016/2017 school year will be, and how you can get started learning about them yourself!
Educator and Showbie Champion Chris Lawson shares the way he uses Showbie to improve his relationship with his students and assist them with any personal issues they might be facing. This creates happier, more comfortable students who are better equipped to learn in the classroom.
This is the first in a series of blog posts written by Apple Distinguished Educator, Trainer, and Showbie Champion, Joe Moretti. In this post, Joe talks about the essential 3 apps that help any edtech classroom, and how they can be used together.
After posting about the importance of Digital Citizenship in one school back in March 2016, we decided to delve deeper into what #digcit is by talking to its cofounders. What we found was a constantly evolving philosophy involving helping all citizens use technology an social media in safe, savvy and ethical ways.
One of the biggest concerns with 1:1 device rollouts is the cost of replacing broken or damaged devices. After talking to many teachers, schools and districts about their experiences with device breakage, we have some great advice for how you can keep your device breakage low, and what device protectors you should equip them with.
Showbie has collected 5 actionable tips that we’ve learned from educators around the world on how they’ve found success going 1:1 and introducing devices to their teachers and students.