Educational Technology and Mobile Learning for PLN

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This blog is a favorite for learning about new ed tech tools and tips for using them.  Posts cover a range of topics to help teachers make technology work for them and for their students, including tips for using Google tools, apps for homework help, web tools for inquiry-based learning, etc.

http://www.educatorstechnology.com/

Found Poems for Inquiry!

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This post by literacy coach Lauren Francese outlines the process for using primary sources to make found poems. This activity can easily be adapted for any discipline.  In the blog post below, students use soldiers’ journals from World War I, but I have also seen teachers use found poetry with novels and articles.

https://goo.gl/qR2Dyj