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    Supporting Instruction with Seesaw

    This course will provide learning around skills with the Seesaw platform that will support the design of classroom instruction. Participants will evaluate, organize, and… Read More

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    Pear Deck in a BLENDED Classroom

    The goal of a blended classroom is to work to personalize instruction for students. This is a lofty goal and there are many levels of… Read More

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    Pear Deck in a Classroom…Takeaways

    Special Note: This blog is about the Premium Pear Deck Feature of Takeaways in Pear Deck. All Grant Wood AEA Schools have access to the… Read More

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    Making Pear Deck a More Inclusive Experience

    Our students learn in a variety of ways. Adding audio can be a great way to make your Pear Deck more powerful and engaging. Audio… Read More

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    Whose Pace? Instructor or Student? (And a Pear Deck in a Classroom)

    Pear Deck offers two amazing ways to facilitate & manage learning for students: Instructor- Paced & Student-Paced modes. “Instructor-Paced Mode” is set-up for synchronous instruction… Read More

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    An Intro to Premium Pear Deck

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    Seven Ways to Increase Student Engagement in K-12 Classrooms

    Contributor: Jonathan Wylie The desire to keep students engaged in their learning is a continual challenge for teachers. However, help is at hand. When… Read More

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    Computer Science Education Week (csedweek.org) is celebrated the first week of December to help promote computer science amongst students, parents, communities and… Read More

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    Computer Science is Everywhere: Try it in Different Settings

    Computer Science Education Week (csedweek.org) is celebrated the first week of December to help promote computer science amongst students, parents, communities and… Read More

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    Blending Science: Explore the Intersection of Standards and Instruction

    In this predominantly asynchronous course, participants will learn about the design and implementation steps to launch blended practices in the classroom with a focus… Read More