Tech Tools- Instructional vs. Learning

Technology can be both an instructional tool and a learning tool in the classroom. According to Orey (2015I), technology can be used as an instructional tool when it is used to present information, while technology as a learning tool is focused on getting your students to use the technology to become active learners. This idea… Continue reading Tech Tools- Instructional vs. Learning

Constructivist Learning Theory, Teaching, and Learning & The Genius Hour

Constructivist learning theories strategies and technology tools all go hand in hand. In this week’s discussion, the video I found stated that constructivism is the approach that states that people construct knowledge through their experiences and interactions with the world (“Constructivism: Overview & practical teaching examples – video & lesson transcript,” 2003). The constructivist approach… Continue reading Constructivist Learning Theory, Teaching, and Learning & The Genius Hour