So you’ve gotten your principal to say yes to your pitch of bringing new technology into the classroom…
You want to properly implement the technology so that it is a benefit and not a distraction to your classroom. And you want to feel confident in introducing it to a new group of students.
Luckily, Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has shared three eBooks that are available for a free iTunes download that can help guide you through integrating technology into your classroom this year!
- New Technologies in the Classroom
This short book of three articles, written by Jordan A. Lynde, will have a chapter summary and a review or reflection of Lynde’s thoughts on the technology specified in the article. It will provide inspiration for how the classroom experience can be enhanced by the technology educators introduce.
- Using Technologies in Education
This book rich with photos and video provides well-researched information about how technology is currently used in K-12 and higher education classrooms. This book will assist any modern educator as it was written by nine graduate students at Georgia College.
- The Innovative Classroom, Using Technology to Inspire Art & Design
This eBook is tailored for those who teach children between the ages of 6 to 12. It presents inspiration for educators who want to implement technology to support art and design.
If you want more resources for helping you or your teachers integrate technology into your classroom, there are many professional development opportunities in assisting you to do so.
Chalkable’s i21Zone is a service that partners with your school to design technology-infused learning environments and curricula. Our coaches will work directly with your teachers to provide model lessons, workshops, side-by-side instruction, and mentoring to customize your professional development.