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    • Gerald Ardito
      Gerald Ardito commented on the blog Week 7
      Charlton, You raise many good points here. This stuck out for me: Technology has a place in the classroom to provide other mediums for written expression and building of knowledge. However, it should be supplemented with traditional...
      • Gerald Ardito
        Gerald Ardito commented on the blog Week 7
        Alex, I appreciated the honest inquiry in your response. Thanks.
        • Gerald Ardito
          Gerald Ardito commented on the blog Week 7 Reading Analysis
          Ashytyn, It is very interesting to read about the connections you are making between the uses of technology to support literacy AND engagement.
          • Gerald Ardito
            Gerald Ardito commented on the blog Andrew Rohan's Week 7 response
            Andrew, Once of the things I appreciated about your response was the connections you were making between what is possible in terms of digital resources and what is needed in terms of current student levels of reading and self-efficacy.
            • Gerald Ardito
              Dira, Thanks for your response. I was really intrigued by this: I can relate to this I enjoy technology but not having the prior knowledge sometimes makes the experience a bit stressful and I think students relate to literature the same...
              • Gerald Ardito
                Gerald Ardito commented on the blog Week 7 3x3
                Krista, You did a terrific job with this 3x3. 
                • Gerald Ardito
                  Gerald Ardito commented on the blog Week 7
                  Rachel, Your response to this week's readings was very thorough and thoughtful. This make me think: However, we also must keep in mind the pros and cons. In my classroom I usually have my students decode text and at times record...
                  • Gerald Ardito
                    Gerald Ardito commented on the blog Week 7
                    Rachel, I really enjoyed reading your response to this week's readings. I was also very interested to read about how your are using literacy technologies to enhance your classroom. In particular, this stuck out for me: The unlimited...
                    • Gerald Ardito
                      Gerald Ardito commented on the blog ED 656 Week 7
                      Milani, As always, I enjoyed reading your response to this week's readings. For some reason, this jumped out at me: The advantage of having technology in the classroom and other forms of digital media can truly enhance an...
                      • Gerald Ardito
                        Gerald Ardito replied on the discussion topic Week 7 Literacy
                        Tammy, I enjoyed reading your response. This really stuck out to me: For some students in my classroom it’s all about having fun, and little to no learning takes place. It's a tough battle teaching students in a renewal school... view reply
                        • Gerald Ardito
                          Gerald Ardito replied on the discussion topic Week 7 Group E
                          Xi Xi, I think you make an excellent point here: However, teachers often have trouble incorporating technology effectively in the classroom. Teachers use technology in the classroom, but do not always produce engaging... view reply
                          • Jacqueline Kagan
                            Jacqueline Kagan commented on the blog Week 7 3x3
                            Great 3 x 3 Krista. Thanks!
                            • Charlton Simmons
                              Charlton Simmons published a blog post Week 7 3x3 in the group Group A
                              https://view.knowledgevision.com/presentation/24a5424f40d644f8bafe9f0c5f472cf0
                              • Krista Hegge
                                Krista Hegge published a blog post Week 7 3x3 in the group Group C
                                Hello, Follow this link to view the 3x3 for week 7! Enjoy, Krista
                                • Minh Pham
                                  Minh Pham published a blog post Week 7 in the group Week 7
                                  “Digital literacy is about more than just adding technology into the teaching we already do. The following common teaching practices that we have seen in classrooms as researchers and as parents of school-age children do not help develop...
                                  • Rachel DeMayo
                                    Rachel DeMayo published a blog post Week 7 in the group Week 7
                                    Technology is everywhere - there is no escaping it at this point. As teachers, we should embrace the digital frontier as much as possible, and we should try to incorporate tools and platforms in our classroom that promote collaboration, research,...
                                      • Gerald Ardito
                                        Gerald Ardito
                                        Rachel, I really enjoyed reading your response to this week's readings. I was also very interested to read about how your are using literacy technologies to enhance your classroom. In particular, this stuck out for me: The unlimited...
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                                            • Sadia Arafat
                                              Sadia Arafat is now a friend with Minh Pham
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                                                    • Rachel Scarano
                                                      Rachel Scarano commented on a page titled Grade 2 - Kayla A, Kayla R, Rachel
                                                      Awesome, thanks for your feedback!