Tag Archives: Katie Muhtaris

Your Heinemann Link Round-Up for April 24–30

Time for another Link Round-Up! It's the last week in April and the rains have subsided. Pharmacies all across this fine country are moving their stock of Claritin like you wouldn't believe. Just yesterday I saw someone wearing sandals. Sandals, I say!

These links are interviews with educators, posts from our authors' and friends' blogs, and any interesting, newsworthy item from the past seven days. Check back each week for a new round of finds!

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Online PLC: Teaching And Learning With Technology

This month we will be featuring content to explore this question: How do we create cultures of learning that embrace and provide opportunities for exploring a wide range of literacies in the 21st century?

While communities and schools across the country are certainly diverse, we know that technology holds a strong presence in the lives of today’s learners. What does this mean for teaching and learning?

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Your Heinemann Link Round-Up for the Week of January 31–February 6

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These links are interviews with educators, posts from our authors' and friends' blogs, and any interesting, newsworthy item from the past seven days. Check back each week for a new round of finds!

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Your Heinemann Link Round-Up for the Week of January 24–30

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Welcome back to the Link Round-Up. It's the last week of January, which is traditionally the week I can finally get some time at the gym's elliptical.

These links are interviews with educators, posts from our authors' and friends' blogs, and any interesting, newsworthy item from the past seven days. Check back each week for a new round of finds!

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Amplify: 3 Ways Of Digital Teaching To Try Tomorrow

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Amplify: Digital Teaching and Learning in the K–6 Classroom by Kristin Ziemke and Katie Muhtaris is out now. Amplify does exactly what the title implies. "When introducing technological tools, we often apply the same practices and strategies we use in our daily teaching, but amplify their power with technology,” write coauthors Katie Muhtaris and Kristin Ziemke. “We model what we want students to do with the technology, guide them to try it out with us, provide time for practice, then share as a class.”

In today's post, the authors list three ways to incorporate digital teaching into your everyday practice. Try them out!

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Out This Week: Amplify—Digital Teaching and Learning in the K-5 Classroom

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Amplify: Digital Teaching and Learning in the K–6 Classroom by Kristin Ziemke and Katie Muhtaris is out this week! Amplify does exactly what the title implies. "When introducing technological tools, we often apply the same practices and strategies we use in our daily teaching, but amplify their power with technology,” write Katie and Kristin. “We model what we want students to do with the technology, guide them to try it out with us, provide time for practice, then share as a class.” As part of our previews leading to the book's publication, we're providing the inspired and reverent foreword from the book, written by Stephanie Harvey.

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