Tech Salad

With Crunchy Bits and Bytes

December 6, 2011
by Bea Leiderman
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iTunes U

Today I am speaking about using iTunes U for professional learning and for classroom instruction. The Keynote file is available for download.

December 5, 2011
by Bea Leiderman
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iHear Myself Read

This afternoon I will be speaking at VSTE about our early literacy program. We are using mobile devices to help students become independent learners. The Keynote presentation is available for download.

December 7, 2010
by Bea Leiderman
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Alice at VSTE

This morning I led a workshop where teachers learned the basics of Alice. We created animations. You can watch the animation below, and if you want to get started with Alice, you may download my handout (PDF).

February 25, 2009
by Bea Leiderman
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Video Session at VSTE

I enjoyed presenting yesterday’s session on student-produced video as a project-based learning activity. During the closing session, a teacher asked me to help her find the slides on my blog. I posted them several weeks ago after my session at … Continue reading

February 24, 2009
by Bea Leiderman
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VSTE Focus

VSTE will wrap up in a couple of hours. I was able to attend many good sessions and I’m heading back to Goochland with very good ideas to share with the teachers. There was a common thread through most of … Continue reading

February 22, 2009
by Bea Leiderman
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VSTE!

Around lunchtime today I arrived at the Virginia Beach Convention Center to be a part of the VSTE Annual Conference. Last year we were able to attend VSTE with a relatively big crew for such a small county. This year, … Continue reading