Extending the Browser

This week in EDTC 300, we learned all about adding extensions to our browsers. I have Firefox, but the ones we took a look at would not download into the browser because they were Chrome Extensions. I had taken a look at downloading some for Firefox, d…

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ClassroomScreen… More like ClassroomManagement

The classroom tool that I have chosen is ClassroomScreen. I found this tool to be quite useful, and I could see myself using it in my future classrooms, especially during my internship. On ClassroomScreen, it allows the teacher to put up a screen that includes many features that would be beneficial to the class. At the bottom of the picture provided below, you can see the many different features that are offered. The teacher can have a timer going, traffic light to control the classroom volume,

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Taking a Critical Stance on Online Learning

This was a bit of a different week, and I did not feel as successful with learning French, as I have been doing. I decided to try a separate App, as I did not want to just rely on one source. I switched to Mondly; however, I was displeased with the results. To begin, I could only do one lesson a day, and if I wanted to do more, I had to pay. Secondly, it all seemed super similar in comparison to Duolingo. Within this App, there are pictures and a voice reading the questions and answers aloud;

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