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Tuesday, August 20, 2013
EmergingEdTech: Socrative – A 21st Century Way to Assess (as Easy as Raising Your Hand)
Socrative – A
21st Century Way to Assess (as Easy as Raising Your Hand)
Dave Rudey Agrees that Using this Student Responses System is "As Easy
As Raising Your Hand"
Let me set the stage: it’s professional development at our district
administration building. Our district has made a MAJOR leap; within the
next three years, we want to have a full 1:1 iPad rollout to our students
completed. This coincides for our overall “rethinking education” push and a
move to NxGL ("Next Generation Learning") classrooms.
One-third of the roll-out had been completed (Districts, like
elephants take their time and aren’t usually in a hurry). At the time it
was “Arab spring” in areas of the Middle East, and there was a similar
feeling in room 704 - the professionals were restless ...