Once again, through Twitter, I have discovered one of those blogs that I just keep visiting over and over. Each time, I find another quality post that is relevant, accurate, and useful. I ♥ Ed. Tech is definitely a blog worth a subscription.
The blog is one element of the Simple K-12 website, and the motto, Changing Education through Technology, is evident in every post. Dedicated to ensuring teachers and school leaders are prepared for teaching and learning in the 21st century, the resources on this blog are current, innovative, and intuitive. That’s exactly what educators need. Blog posts are short, simple, and to the point. Most provide a brief introduction followed by a list of resources with links to each and a short blurb about how to use the resource with students or colleagues.
By signing up for their E-mail list serv, anyone can get access to 11 Hidden Webtools for your Classroom. This resource provides some excellent free, easy-to-use web resources with direct links. Blog posts such as: 14 Reasons to Have a Blog, 5 Ways to Transition Classrooms into Web 2.0 Learning, and 6 Must-Have Teacher Tech Tools are quick reads that can have a great impact on student engagement, student inquiry, and instructional delivery and design.
If you are looking for something specific, the blog uses a tag cloud, a search bar, lists of recent and popular posts, and offers archives listed by month. Plus, you can subscribe via Twitter, Facebook, or RSS feed.
So, what are you waiting for? Go, sign up today!