Technology has really opened the doors for both teachers and students
Moving on to my last practicum where the focus is on inquiry learning in a modern learning environment, it has led me to discover with great joy some of the apps that are out there. I’ve come up with a Top 5 list that can help with classroom management and introduce new ways to create excitement in the classroom:
1. Class Dojo
It works wonderfully for my senior class where they can earn individual points for sensible behaviour, being proactive and working quietly. I use a tally on the whiteboard and add the points at the end of the day. Alternatively to maintain a quiet working environment, I can leave this on and a satisfying ding can be heard every time a point is added. Negative points can be used but I use this tool as a reward for positive behaviour.
2. Too Noisy
To keep students working quietly, this fun…
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