DigitalJLearning Network Blog

Teaching Responsibility in the Wild West of Cyberspace

April 20, 2016
We blazed our trail by implementing a Digital Citizenship curriculum.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, Digital Citizenship, Common Sense Media

Free Blended Learning Resources for the Holiday of Freedom

April 12, 2016
Overwhelmed by all the Passover material you have to teach? These resources will help!
Blended Learning, Passover, Pesach, Resources, Jewish Education, Jewish Holidays

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Teaching in Tweets with Martin Plunkett

April 11, 2016
Educational technology and blended learning are encouraging students to be innovative learners.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Educational Technology, Blended Learning, Twitter, Tweeting, Social Studies

Getting to See Blended Learning and Technology Integration in Action

April 11, 2016
Get a sneak peak at everything JBlend Miami learned during an amazing two day tour!
DJLN Tour 2016, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, Educational Technology, EdTech, Jewish Education

Engineering the Sukkah: Authentic STEM in a Jewish Day School Curriculum

March 15, 2016
My goal was to incorporate more STEM across the disciplines, including Hebrew and Judaic Studies.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, STEM, Coding, judaic studies, Jewish Education

Lessons Learned from a Public School’s Blended Learning Program

March 10, 2016
Does blended learning really work? Based on this school's success, yes!
Blended Learning, Personalized Learning, Personalization, Educational Technology, EdTech

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Empowering Teachers by Embedding Professional Development with Hanna Shekhter

March 08, 2016
This new PD model has teachers jumping at the chance to integrate technology into their classrooms.
Educator Spotlight, Embedded Professional Development, Professional Development, Teachers, EdTech, Educational Technology

Eight Digital Tools for Students to Create Original Purim Shpiel Videos

March 02, 2016
The best way to ensure that every student gets to participate in the Purim shpiel tradition!
Purim, Jewish Education, Jewish Holidays, EdTech, Educational Technology, Videos

Show, Don’t Tell: A Great Philosophy of Professional Development

February 24, 2016
I've been modelling the use of technology for my team in order to familiarize them with the power of technology.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, EdTech, Educational Technology, Professional Development

The Challenges and Triumphs of Moving Toward 1:1

February 17, 2016
Some of the idealism has worn off, but I am still convinced my school is on the right track.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, 1:1, English, EdTech, Blended Learning