Facilitating the Use of Technology in the Classroom
BoomWriter is a free and easy to use literacy site that has students interacting with and creating new content in ways they've never done before. BoomWriter is highly engaging for students, and teachers can easily incorporate it into their curriculum. BoomWriter can be used by teachers in a variety of roles: classroom, technology, English, special education, gifted & talented/challenge, etc. to have their students collaborating to build stories that can be turned into published books!
“But how do the kids feel if they don’t win when participating in BoomWriter?” As you might imagine, this question comes up quite often when discussing the site and its model. When it does, I’m…Continue
By Ken Haynes Okay, so the free lunch thing is just a figure of speech because I’m really not talking about food here. What I do want to get into, however, is the free in a no-strings-attached kind…Continue