Don Johnston, software developer and advocate for students with special needs, recently released a video entitled "The Case Against Assistive Technology." The video challenges educators to think differently about reading and writing accommodations in the everyday classroom. How will it change your classroom?
Fall greetings from the high ed team everyone! I hope everyone is getting the new school year off to a great start!
This year for the higher education team at Atomic Learning has been very busy, and we've come out with some great new package options and website upgrades. We've listened to what our customers want, as we always try to do, and we've made the necessary changes.
Teaching is a profession where you have to constantly adapt and adapt on your feet, so hitting technology roadblocks should be handled no different. Use your Technology Specialist to your advantage to learn from technology stumbles, and continue to try something new.
When you stop to think about your professional development goals, chances are most are attainable without too much effort. However, to achieve the big goals—it takes many small steps.
Following the recent launch of “Facebook for Educators,” Atomic Learning has now released a collection of tutorials entitled “Facebook for Students.” This workshop highlights the basics of using the most popular social networking site online, how to find educational and useful features, how and why one would create a group, and also provides some tips on how to be safe online and to protect your online persona.