Category Archives: 5. Learning Environment

Reflecting on Internship Performance Criteria 5.2 Component 2c: Managing Classroom Procedures through Transitions

In today’s schools management of instructional time is of the utmost importance. We have a great deal of content to cover each day so it is imperative we maintain procedures that allow students enough time to be actively involved in … Continue reading

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Establishing an Effective Classroom (EDU 6942 – Course Reflection)

“Program Standard 5. Learning Environment – The teacher fosters and manages a safe and inclusive learning environment that takes into account: physical, emotional, and intellectual well-being (Seattle Pacific University, 2016).” During completion of my coursework for EDU 6942 Autumn Field … Continue reading

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Effective Networking with Digital Tools and Resources (Mod 5 – EDTC 6433)

ISTE NETS for Teachers – Standard 5: Engage in Professional Growth and Leadership Personalized Triggering Event Question: How can I help continually enrich the learning environment of my elementary school setting through the use of digital tools and resources? One of … Continue reading

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Teaching Responsible Digital Learners (Mod 4 – EDTC 6433)

ISTE for Teachers Standard 4 – Promote and Model Digital Citizenship and Responsibility Personalized Triggering Event Question: How can my classroom reflect a state of sound responsibility and ethical behavior in relation to our use of digital tools in the educational community? … Continue reading

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Creating More Capable Digital Learners (Mod 3 – EDTC 6433)

ISTE Standard 3: Model Digital-Age Work and Learning Triggering Event Question: As an elementary school teacher how can I display traits of literary competence in my classroom and in the community surrounding my students, using digital tools? At the heart … Continue reading

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Developing Digital-Age Learning Experiences (Mod 2 – EDTC 6433)

ISTE Standard 2: Design and Develop Digital-Age Learning Experiences and Assessments Triggering Event Question: How can I engage elementary students in collaborative learning experiences using online technology? This is an exciting time to be a teacher. As the Internet continues … Continue reading

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Utilizing Technology to Enhance Literacy (Mod 1 – EDTC 6433)

ISTE NETS Standard 1: Facilitate and Inspire Student Learning and Creativity Triggering Event Question: How can I utilize technology to enhance the learning of a class of 5th grade students in the areas of reading and/or writing? As teachers, we … Continue reading

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