DigitalJLearning Network Blog

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

Formative is Transformative

February 10, 2016
Formative has transformed the way I assign and grade formative assessments.
DJLN ISTE 2015 Reflection, ISTE 2015, ISTE, EdTech, Formative Assessment, Blended Learning

10 Online Lunar Science Resources for Rosh Chodesh Curriculum

February 09, 2016
Help students understand what (literally!) makes Rosh Chodesh go around!
Rosh Chodesh, Jewish Education, judaic studies, Jewish Holidays, Resources, Blended Learning, Science, STEM

DJLN Educator Spotlight: What’s Up at JBlend Miami with Lauren Roisman and Laura Pachter

February 03, 2016
Find out why educators love JBlend Miami and how its making an impact on their students.
Educator Spotlight, JBlend Miami, Blended Learning, EdTech, Jewish Education, DJLN, CAJE-Miami, Community Partnership, Professional Learning

How to Use Technology Without Losing Your Teaching Style

January 27, 2016
You needn't worry that technology will swallow your teaching style or replace you.
EdTech, Teaching Style

Virtual Adventures from Google

January 25, 2016
Google is breaking down classroom walls with these new virtual tools!
EdTech, Google, Blended Learning, Google Cultural Institute, Google Cardboard, Google Expeditions

DJLN Educator Spotlight: Google and Gemara: EdTech in Judaic Studies with Rabbi Yehoshua Lindenbaum

January 04, 2016
Students are studying gemara in a whole new way and loving it.
Educator Spotlight, Blended Learning, EdTech, Jewish Education, Gemara, Talmud, judaic studies

A New Year for Trees: Digital Resources for Earth and Environmental Science

January 04, 2016
Great resources for science in honor of this year's Tu Bishvat!
Blended Learning, Tu Bishvat, Jewish Education, judaic studies, Jewish Holidays, Earth Science, Environmental Science, STEM, Resources

10 Benefits of Teaching in a Blended Learning Classroom

December 22, 2015
Increase student engagement, save time, and much more!
Blended Learning, Personalized Learning, EdTech, Student Engagement, LMS, learning management system