2020-2021 BCN EdChat Topics
Zoom breakout rooms: Allows participants to meet in smaller groups that are completely isolated in terms of audio and video from the main session….. use for collaboration and discussion.
Promethean Resources: https://resourcelibrary.mypromethean.com/resources
Apple Classroom: Allows the teacher to monitor student devices
Whiteboard fi digital whiteboard: https://whiteboard.fi/
Formative (create content, deliver, receive responses, and provide feedback): https://goformative.com
Catchy words: App that uses AR to create words.
Raindrop online bookmark manager: https://raindrop.io/
Quicktime: Use to record your screen or record yourself and upload to google to be shared. We used this to record our stories for reading month.
Canva for Education: www.canva.com
Swivl: Use for recording lessons, zooming, student projects, etc.
Visualizer: App used for our IPEVO document cameras. The visualizer software can be download right to the promethean panel via the google play store and the document camera can then be plugged in directly to the panel.
Jamboard: App that enables visual collaboration between users in real-time
Common Sense Media: Contains resources ranging from tech tools to digital literacy to professional development.
YoTeach: Backchanneling app created for teachers and students. Create a room and set a password then provide the URL to your students. Once in the platform, the site’s features allow you to share chat discussions, use the online whiteboard, and upload images.