Digital Learning Day Integrating Technology into the Classroom. Mr. Peter Richter Educational Media Specialist Westwood Regional Jr./Sr. High School 701 Ridgewood Road Township of Washington, NJ 07676 Library Media Center site. Overview.
Mr. Peter Richter
Educational Media Specialist
Westwood Regional Jr./Sr. High School
701 Ridgewood Road
Township of Washington, NJ 07676
Library Media Center site
The Westwood New Jersey Regional Jr/Sr High School will be participating in Digital Learning Day Feb 6th by highlighting how teachers teach and students learn using technology .
This is in recognition of the many teachers that have been engaging students in standards based, motivating, content driven and technology infused experiencesthis year.
Students award digital badges to teachers who have engaged them in inspiring use of technology in the classroom.
Example next slide
Feb 6th, 2013
This badge is presented to
Teacher_______________In recognition for excellence in the use of technology in teaching.
Presented by student_________________
Students will utilize the school district’s blogging capability to discuss the question…
How do you learn with technology?
Students will be filming and interviewing teachers and students during the day. They will then edit and produce a culminating video to be shown on Schooltube as well as the school’s networked TV’s.
2012 Alliance for Excellence in Education award winner…
Teachers engage the students in digitally driven learning experiences in the classroom or online, while collaborating with Web 2.0. tools.
teachers integrate digital technology to seamlessly deliver common core curriculum standards base lessons, assignments and assessments
Teacher will be asked : How do you infuse technology and use digital learning in your teaching?” - a survey
World Language students recording their speaking.
Examples could include but not limited to Audacity and Rosetta Stone
Math students solving interactive and visually displayed problems.
Examples could include but not limited to Illuminations and Gizmos
Students taking online American History tests and practice exams.
Examples could include but not limited to Teaching American History Federal Grant
Teacher demonstrates how students can work on electronic documents simultaneously.
Examples could include but not limited to Google Docs and Wikispaces
Students using computer aided design in their Interior Design class.
Examples include but not limited to HomeStylerand AutoCad
Students create an E-Portfolio in the Art classand submitted it for display on the teacher’s website peer review.
Examples include but not limited to Schoolwires and Edmodo
Students create digital posters and blog their comments in Health class.
Examples include but not limited to Glogster
Students collate their thoughts and prepare their World Language speech.
Examples include but not limited to PowerPoint and Prezi
Student use informational databases and e-books as they prepare terms papers for history class.
Examples include but not limit to Infobase and Gale Virtual Reference Library
Students edit footage for their video project in Digital Media class.
Examples include but limited to I-movie and Movie Maker
Students engage in a real time online Stock Market competition in Economics class.
Examples include but not limited to The Stock Market Game .org and Skype
Students utilize full text online textbooks, find print books from the electronic catalog or use text to speech technology.
Examples include most publishers, Bergen Electronic Library Schools, or Bookshares
Students create their own historical websites in history class.
Examples include but not limited to Wix and Weebly
Students follow a guided Web search as they prepare the English class essay.
This includes but not limited to Internet Public Library and Great Websites for Kids
Students produce and comment with Web 2.0 videos reflecting their English class memoir studies.
Examples include but limited to Animoto and Stupiflix
Students learn information literacy skills using web based tools in Library Media class.
Examples include Turnitin and Bibme.