integrating technology in the elementary curriculum

Topics in Education Technology:

Classroom Management

Mr. Needleman says...

How Management Relates to Technology Integration

Teachers with strong classroom management skills and a little bit of technology know how are able to easily integrate technology into the curriculum. Conversely, teachers with lots of technology know how may be unable to integrate technology in a classroom setting without having the skills to manage a classroom of students.

What Are the Other Kids Doing While We're at the Computer

Not every new skill can be taught in a whole group. Teachers need to have a plan set up for students to work independently. I have released a podcast on setting up Independent Work Time, during which students are busy working while you work with a small group possibly learning a new technology skill.

Recommended Reading:

How do I manage a computer lab?

Computer Lab Management

What About the One Computer Classroom?

How to Thrive and Not Just Survive in a One Computer Classroom by Glori Chaika

Strategies and Applications for One Computer Classroom


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