Author Archives: Diana Beabout

COETAIL Final Project: Enhancing Book Clubs with Digital Resources

Posted in Course 5 | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Show and Tell

Show and Tell. Even after all these years, I still remember the combination of excitement and nervousness of Show and Tell time in elementary school. Excited for the day it was my turn, but then nervous about the reaction of … Continue reading

Posted in Course 5 | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Ready or Not, Here Comes Course 5

I am currently teaching grade 6 and grade 7 Humanities classes. (Language Arts and Social Studies) so I a few options for my Course 5 project have come to mind. Grade 6: Feudal Systems in Europe and Japan/Persuasive Writing Last … Continue reading

Posted in Course 4 | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Manage Students to Manage Devices

As I viewed the recommended resources on managing laptops in the classroom, I was a bit dismayed at the ‘better watch out’ warnings given by many contributors. In 23 Things about Classroom Laptops, Dean Groom introduces his list stating, “…so … Continue reading

Posted in Course 4 | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Tomorrowland

Question: Will education as we know it change because of technology? Answer: It already has and will continue to whether we are prepared or not. The Past When I was a kid (in the 1970s…the timeframe is important to understand … Continue reading

Posted in Course 4 | Tagged , , | 2 Comments