Nifty Fifty Tools for BYOT (1:1) Classrooms

Thursday, January 26, 5:00 – 7:30pm

Presenter: Melissa Henning

Melissa Henning is the Educational Content Manager for Source for Learning K-12. Melissa has over 16 years of experience as an elementary teacher, gifted education specialist, conference presenter, and online technology coach. She has designed and taught many online professional development workshops on a variety of topics including: Juggling the BYOD/1-1 Classroom, Specialized Resources for Special Needs Students, Differentiation for Grades K-8, and countless others. Melissa is one of the leaders (social media) for the ISTE Ed Tech Coaches Professional Learning Network. She has presented at ISTE, FETC, PETE & C, Pennsylvania Association for Gifted Education, and the National Association of Elementary School Principals.

The Source For Learning is a not for profit educational technology company that supports PreschoolFirst, TeachersFirst, and SFL Broadband.  TeachersFirst has been around since 1998. We offer over 16,000 FREE reviewed resources with classroom ideas. We also offer FREE PD with our weekly OK2Ask web workshops and bi-monthly Twitter Chats.  
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Elementary Activity

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Middle School Activity

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High School Activity

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Click on the Helpful Tips above to learn strategies to use in the elementary, middle school, and high school BYOT classroom! 

View TeachersFirst Complete Listing of Device Agnostic Tools (DATs) 

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FREE Device Neutral Assignment Applications (Many DATs, some Apps)