#ADEchat Archive


Tuesday May 9, 2017
9:00 PM EDT

  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:00 PM EDT
    Welcome to #ADEchat this evening!
  • JennyGrabiec May 9 @ 9:02 PM EDT
    Hello, #ADEChat! Jenny, Director of Technology at a K-12 school in Charlotte, NC. Thanks to @MrsKemper and @jdeinhammer for moderating!
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:02 PM EDT
    Let us know who you are and where you are chatting from this evening! #ADEChat
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:02 PM EDT
    Hi. It's me from your old campus...😀 #ADEchat
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:02 PM EDT
    Hello @MrsKemper & @jdeinhammer Kathy Miller from Waukesha, WI #adechat
  • MiaLMorrison May 9 @ 9:02 PM EDT
    Hey there @jdeinhammer @MrsKemper Mia checking in from PA tonight but thinking of the near freezing temps in Maine…#ADEchat
  • lwetzel May 9 @ 9:03 PM EDT
    Hello all! Lori Wetzel, K-8 Media Specialist in Fraser, MI. #adechat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:03 PM EDT
    Hello @myakSTEM so glad you are here! #ADEChat
    In reply to @myakSTEM, @myakSTEM
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:04 PM EDT
    Glad you are here @KMillerSAIL #ADEchat
    In reply to @KMillerSAIL, @jdeinhammer, @KMillerSAIL
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:04 PM EDT
    Q1: What is one lesson that brought your students outside of your actual classroom (physically or virtually)? #ADEchat
  • UnmaskedEd May 9 @ 9:06 PM EDT
    Hey guys! 👋 Amanda Mask, Digital Learning Coach, checking in from Coppell, TX #ADEchat
  • dlcoachbrooke May 9 @ 9:06 PM EDT
    A1: We utilized @flipgrid to provide a platform for elem Ss to provide HS Ss with feedback on an iBook they were writing. #adechat
    • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:04 PM EDT
      Q1: What is one lesson that brought your students outside of your actual classroom (physically or virtually)? #ADEchat
  • dlcoachbrooke May 9 @ 9:06 PM EDT
    Brooke Sims, Digital Learning Coach, Coppell, TX! #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:07 PM EDT
    Love @flipgrid and how easy it make it to collaborate outside of the classroom #adechat ps can't wait to see that book! :)
    In reply to @dlcoachbrooke, @flipgrid, @flipgrid
  • kchelmick May 9 @ 9:07 PM EDT
    Hi! STEM Academy Director - FTW Texas #ADEChat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:07 PM EDT
    A1 My Alg 2 learners collected data when they dropped parachute men off the senior bridge @CoppellHigh #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:07 PM EDT
    A1: We used #AppleClips to create short videos of our environment to share with schools around the world #adechat
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:07 PM EDT
    Hello everyone in ADE land! #ADEchat
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:07 PM EDT
    A1) Young adult favorites are webinars & online conferences they can particpate. #ADEChat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:07 PM EDT
    Amanda! So glad you're here! #ADEchat
    In reply to @UnmaskedEd
  • MiaLMorrison May 9 @ 9:08 PM EDT
    Yes @flipgrid such a great way to connect Ss from all different spaces, environments #ADEchat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer, @dlcoachbrooke, @flipgrid, @flipgrid
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:08 PM EDT
    A1. I have Ls writing an app for some SPED Ls. They go and visit the Ls and Ts to understand their needs. #adechat
  • lwetzel May 9 @ 9:08 PM EDT
    A1: My Book Club read Touching Spirit Bear and then Facetimed with a local Youth Corrections Officer. #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:08 PM EDT
    YAY Casey!! Glad you are joining us! :) #ADEchat
    In reply to @kchelmick
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:09 PM EDT
    A1: I had a grant this year, created 2 carts for Skype. Taken students 11,450 miles and 2 countries. #ADEChat
  • PerkyScience May 9 @ 9:09 PM EDT
    A1 my 6th gr Ss sent their models of the layers of the Earth with tectonic plate to other schools to pick the best. #competition #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:09 PM EDT
    This is how school should look - find REAL problems and create solutions - make the world better! #ADEchat
    • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:08 PM EDT
      A1. I have Ls writing an app for some SPED Ls. They go and visit the Ls and Ts to understand their needs. #adechat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:10 PM EDT
    Q2 How do you connect your content with the real world? #ADEchat
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:10 PM EDT
    A1) Young adults also enjoy photo walks. Exploring their creativity once their photos are taken. #ADEChat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:10 PM EDT
    A1: Go outside & take pictures-use an app like Moldiv or PicCollage to make infopics- 1 pic/1 word/5 word or less definition #adechat
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:11 PM EDT
    It's really cool that younger Ls are asking to pick up the project when the current Ls graduate. Creating a culture. #ADEchat
    • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:09 PM EDT
      This is how school should look - find REAL problems and create solutions - make the world better! #ADEchat
      • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:08 PM EDT
        A1. I have Ls writing an app for some SPED Ls. They go and visit the Ls and Ts to understand their needs. #adechat
  • JennyGrabiec May 9 @ 9:11 PM EDT
    Thanks for joining us tonight, Casey! #ADEChat
    In reply to @kchelmick
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:11 PM EDT
    Wow! That's amazing, Andrew! That must make it easy to implement for classes. #ADEchat
    In reply to @thebighop
  • UnmaskedEd May 9 @ 9:11 PM EDT
    A1: Used FaceTime to connect classes to discuss weather. Tied in math and social studies by mapping connection and finding distance #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:12 PM EDT
    A2: We worked with 15 different schools to test and compare water quality in our areas-generated a lot of great questions #ADEchat #scitlap
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:12 PM EDT
    Real audience for their work - nice work @PerkyScience #ADEchat
    In reply to @PerkyScience, @PerkyScience
  • JMancilla91 May 9 @ 9:12 PM EDT
    Javier from Burien, Washington #ADEchat
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:12 PM EDT
    Yes! We have "OPS" in our district, Old Projector Syndrome. So the cart with an HD TV works much better #ADEchat
    In reply to @MrsKemper
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:13 PM EDT
    Hello #ADEChat! I'm Joe, a first grade teacher from southwest Florida.
  • kchelmick May 9 @ 9:13 PM EDT
    A2 give kids a challenge/problem to solve #ADEchat
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:13 PM EDT
    A2) Several Twitter accounts/websites. Challenge Ss to participate in @cherandpete MAD Project. Excited to publish @BookCreatorApp #ADEChat
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:13 PM EDT
    Hello Joe! #ADEchat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass
  • dlcoachbrooke May 9 @ 9:13 PM EDT
    A2: When sustained inquiry is the goal, not just standards to be covered. Ss gravitate to global connections/contributions. #ADEchat
  • AprilRequard May 9 @ 9:13 PM EDT
    So proud of my colleagues and their commitment to innovation! https://t.co/b7CdmzRwLk @collabgenius #adechat #edtech @ABQschools
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:14 PM EDT
    Welcome, Joe! Glad you could make it this evening! #ADEchat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass
  • PerkyScience May 9 @ 9:14 PM EDT
    and learning is so much more powerful when the Ls direct it according to their questions. #ADEchat #adechat
    In reply to @dlcoachbrooke
  • UnmaskedEd May 9 @ 9:15 PM EDT
    A2: PBL, opportunities to share and collaborate with others #ADEchat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:15 PM EDT
    A2 I love connecting real math (overused term, but real is real) through estimation and problem solving. #ADEchat
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:15 PM EDT
    A2: Allow students to use their own voice, from their own experiences. This ties the content to something they can relate to. #ADEchat
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:16 PM EDT
    A2. Real-world examples and uses are all around us. When in doubt ask the Ls to look up examples. They'll find them. #adechat
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:16 PM EDT
    A1: We went on a Plant Scavenger Hunt! Took our iPads outside and used @flipgrid. Check it out here: https://t.co/DiHrPnMo7i #adechat
  • Stephanie_GXY May 9 @ 9:16 PM EDT
    A1: Lesson using https://t.co/oYMQRcjiRr and #GoogleEarth to allow Ss to experience virtual field trip https://t.co/Y9IYxdQkuY #ADEchat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:17 PM EDT
    I want to hear more about your zoo project! #adechat
    In reply to @kchelmick
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:17 PM EDT
    I Just learned about Flipgrid this weekend at ED Camp Detroit! Nice Tool #ADEchat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass, @flipgrid
  • UnmaskedEd May 9 @ 9:17 PM EDT
    A2: Love using Genius Hour to connect content to real world as well as learners passions. #ADEchat
  • PerkyScience May 9 @ 9:17 PM EDT
    always looking for opportunities to take Ls outside. They love the break and so do I. #adechat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass, @flipgrid
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:17 PM EDT
    Welcome to the chat! #ADEchat
    In reply to @JMancilla91
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:17 PM EDT
    Ls get buried when you spend your time "covering the material". #ADEchat
    • dlcoachbrooke May 9 @ 9:13 PM EDT
      A2: When sustained inquiry is the goal, not just standards to be covered. Ss gravitate to global connections/contributions. #ADEchat
  • JMancilla91 May 9 @ 9:17 PM EDT
    A2: If we are reading a book that is fiction I like to provide pictures online of how it would look in real life. (vocab words) #ADEchat
  • TNording May 9 @ 9:18 PM EDT
    A1: Using appear.in and Google Communities to connect with others on curriculum topics. #ADEchat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:18 PM EDT
    A2 (cont.) and...I am working to promote seeing the math from the kids' perspective. https://t.co/ArCgPwxgWy #ADEchat
  • lwetzel May 9 @ 9:18 PM EDT
    A2: Our 8th Grade Science students developed a green roof in our district in connection with their Environmental Science unit. #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:18 PM EDT
    So true - love letting my kids help plan our year and projects - so much buy in and ownership #adechat
    In reply to @thebighop
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:18 PM EDT
    Q3: What is a way to connect outside of your classroom in your specific content area? #ADEchat
  • FiggieTong May 9 @ 9:19 PM EDT
    A2: #ADEchat With ELAR, it's easy to connect! News can be discussed, debated, or written about. Blogging is also trendy right now.
    In reply to @MrsKemper
  • MiaLMorrison May 9 @ 9:19 PM EDT
    Ss definitely enjoy applying learning & certainly remember it > listening to someone tell about it - making it relevant is critical #ADEchat
    In reply to @dlcoachbrooke
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:19 PM EDT
    A2: @flipgrid is the easiest way to accomplish this. Collaborating with our digital pen pals here: https://t.co/QBT54J65os #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:19 PM EDT
    That is super cool - did you get a grant to fund it all? #ADEchat
    In reply to @lwetzel
  • AssignmentHelpN May 9 @ 9:20 PM EDT
    #mwlibchat #ADEchat #CSISDchat #CTEChat #jcedchat The Ultimate 60 Ways To Use an iPad in the Classroom https://t.co/Du9eR0MYRB
  • massignmenthelp May 9 @ 9:20 PM EDT
    #mwlibchat #123princhat #ADEchat #CSISDchat #CTEChat Top 5 Concerns Students Have While Writing Assignments https://t.co/QNgbrlLwjX
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:20 PM EDT
    Would like to know more about that. #ADEchat
    In reply to @FiggieTong, @MrsKemper
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:20 PM EDT
    Love this! Awesome use of @flipgrid there. #ADEchat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass, @flipgrid, @flipgrid
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:20 PM EDT
    Flipgrid is so engaging for our kids - they love how easy it is to use and how we can talk to classes all around the world! #ADEchat
    In reply to @thebighop, @MrMerrillsClass, @flipgrid
  • lwetzel May 9 @ 9:21 PM EDT
    Good question! I’m not sure of the answer. I’ll ask and get back to you. #ADEchat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer
  • FiggieTong May 9 @ 9:21 PM EDT
    A3: #ADEchat Book lovers connect with authors via Twitter or Skype sessions. Or our librarian tries to have them in!
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:21 PM EDT
    It's crazy what happens when we get out of the way and don't hold them back. #ADEchat
    In reply to @kchelmick
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:21 PM EDT
    We have done this too-but we let the kids take the pictures & make their own digital vocab cards-Fun to see what they come up with #adechat
    In reply to @JMancilla91
  • kchelmick May 9 @ 9:22 PM EDT
    A3 Actual design projects or current events, our architecture Ss designed a civic center for the local community #ADEChat
  • nancykawaja May 9 @ 9:22 PM EDT
    A2: accessibility is the real world!buildings, learning tasks, images, text #adechat #a11y #udl
    In reply to @MrsKemper
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:22 PM EDT
    A3: While learning about space, we used Twitter to talk to an astronaut who spent time on the space station. It was incredible! #ADEchat
    • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:18 PM EDT
      Q3: What is a way to connect outside of your classroom in your specific content area? #ADEchat
  • nancykawaja May 9 @ 9:23 PM EDT
    Arriving late from mom duties #adechat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:23 PM EDT
    A3: We like using iNaturalist app to help kids become citizen scientists-would also like to contribute to the Monarch Watch next yr #ADEchat
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:23 PM EDT
    A3) We connect using Twitter and FaceTime. We look to find other transition programs to make connections with. #ADEChat
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:23 PM EDT
    Welcome! #adechat
    In reply to @nancykawaja
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:23 PM EDT
    That is awesome!! How did you make the connection to the astronaut? Just found on Twitter? #ADEchat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass
  • PerkyScience May 9 @ 9:23 PM EDT
    our space unit is gamified. Winners will be involved in a Skype chat with NASA scientist. They are excited. #adechat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:24 PM EDT
    The interface is perfect. Simple, easy to use. There's no reason to not try it! #FlipgridFever #ADEchat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer, @thebighop, @flipgrid
  • JMancilla91 May 9 @ 9:24 PM EDT
    Thats sounds awesome, I can see how much more affective that would be. I will try that out. Thank you. #ADEchat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:25 PM EDT
    Use the #AskNASA tag! You'd be surprised what you can come across! #ADEChat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:25 PM EDT
    A3 We minimized travel by connecting elem & ms learners at adjacent campuses for the pumpkin time bomb (counting & data collection) #ADEchat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:26 PM EDT
    Happy to have you, Nancy! Jump right in. #ADEchat
    In reply to @nancykawaja
  • PerkyScience May 9 @ 9:26 PM EDT
    great to know! Thanks for sharing. #adechat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass, @jdeinhammer
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:26 PM EDT
    Here is an example of one we did in science -they posted and then other students had to add a "Yes, and..." statement to elaborate #ADEchat
    In reply to @JMancilla91
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:26 PM EDT
    The person who showed us Flipgrid said they hash tagged it, or @-it and received 6 months free trail for the full site #ADEChat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass, @jdeinhammer, @flipgrid
  • TNording May 9 @ 9:27 PM EDT
    A3:Toured UND- Grand Forks for my son.Will be participating in a Google Hangout about planetary space suits. Joint effort with NASA.#ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:27 PM EDT
    They also have a free teacher version now -- and they have amazing customer service too :) #ADEchat
    In reply to @thebighop, @MrMerrillsClass, @flipgrid
  • JMancilla91 May 9 @ 9:28 PM EDT
    A3: We connect with Engineers through FaceTime from companies like boing to share how they apply math! #ADEchat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:28 PM EDT
    Authentic audience (check), Relevance (check), Community impact (check). Nice. #ADEchat
    In reply to @kchelmick
  • nancykawaja May 9 @ 9:28 PM EDT
    A3: twitter & global PLN. listening & learning with T's outside my subject area also great way to stretch my thinking. #adechat @sevenzo
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass, @sevenzo
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:28 PM EDT
    These are some amazing examples! #ADEchat
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:29 PM EDT
    This is awesome! #ADEchat
    In reply to @TNording
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:29 PM EDT
    Searching for that, thanks #ADEChat @flipgrid
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass, @jdeinhammer, @flipgrid, @flipgrid
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:30 PM EDT
    Q4 What collaborative projects have you participated in or led? #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:30 PM EDT
    I see all these amazing things going on in classrooms in #adechat tonight & wonder how some teachers still just "power-point karaoke"
  • nancykawaja May 9 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    A3: colleague @mrcoxall has HS Ss design apps to support learning goals w/ gr 3's then build/code/ create the apps #ADEChat #designthinking
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:31 PM EDT
    Change is hard. #ADEchat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer
  • kchelmick May 9 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    A4 Our kids work with Elem Ss on their Simple Machine project. Feedback and then HS 3D prints winning design. #ADEChat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:32 PM EDT
    A4: My favorite this year was our Earth Day collaboration- 22 schools working together to save the planet! https://t.co/H4S0R6exVt #ADEchat
    In reply to @MrsKemper
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    Q4: Via TRIG grant we have Apple EDU on site for 3 visits transforming tech in the classroom. iBook summary will be out in June. #ADEChat
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    A4: Created something called #SolutionSwap. Ts and Ss around collaborated on various math strategies. Ex: https://t.co/bQFrED8wxU #ADEchat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    A4 {typing from my honesty chair} I need to do more of this. #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    amazing -- loving seeing kids designing apps that are purposeful! its my next thing to learn! #ADEchat
    In reply to @nancykawaja, @mrcoxall
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    A4. We've done a lot of 3D printing for other classes - ESL, Geometry, Trig, entrepreneurship. Got to see it come alive. #adechat
  • dlcoachalli May 9 @ 9:33 PM EDT
    A4: Just joined #etcoaches Blogging Buddies project. Connected coaches inspire connected classes!https://t.co/Ax9Zp5vszl #ADEchat
  • kchelmick May 9 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    A4 our Ss must present and defend their ideas/products to professionals and experts in their field #Authentic #ADEChat
  • nancykawaja May 9 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    A4: ive learned so much collaborating with T's this year via @sevenzo_org conversations on Belonging in education #ADEchat #edubelong
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:34 PM EDT
    A4) Building a positive change with young adults. Beyond themselves & for others. Collaborating takes practice Ss build the skill #ADEChat
  • r11Math May 9 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    #adechat Nepris connects teachers and students with the right industry experts, virtually
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    So cool! I want a 3D printer! :) #ADEchat
    In reply to @kchelmick
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    That's really cool. I'd like learn more. #ADEchat
    In reply to @nancykawaja, @mrcoxall
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    Love this. STEM meets Service. #ADEchat
    In reply to @myakSTEM
  • theipodteacher May 9 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    A4: Just finished the #twima6 project with teachers around the globe. @LLacrosse helped me tremendously. #twima7 this fall! #adechat
  • MiaLMorrison May 9 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    BEYOND THEMSELVES is the key here! So important to open Ss eyes and raise self awareness #ADEchat
    In reply to @KMillerSAIL
  • nancykawaja May 9 @ 9:35 PM EDT
    A4: global video chat on #inclusion #udl & #a11y with @sadyspaul @mcopp @eyeonaxs @sevenzo_org & so many T's. Lots of great ideas! #ADEchat
  • kchelmick May 9 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    Write a grant! They are getting so affordable and easy #adechat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    Wow. I'd like to hear more about it. We're doing more with our elem's #ADEchat
    In reply to @kchelmick
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:36 PM EDT
    A4.2: Also this: https://t.co/2ZxfuYeKVH. Talk to scientists, ask questions, get answers! #ADEChat
  • UnmaskedEd May 9 @ 9:37 PM EDT
    A4: Participating in the @Humans_Edu project. Excited to bring @coppelleast learners in to collaborate on the project as well. #ADEchat
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    Skills for employment and independent living. Authentic experiences used to be difficult to find - now we create them together #ADEChat
    In reply to @MiaLMorrison
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    A4. I have teams of Ls going to the elem's to spend the day working with them on Scratch and other coding. #adechat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    Q5: What can you say to a hesitant teacher that would convice him/her to connect globally? #ADEchat
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:38 PM EDT
    Amazing! Thanks for this! #ADEchat
    In reply to @r11Math
  • nancykawaja May 9 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    was in awe of workflow & dealing w/real design & human "bugs" =accessibility & hearing Ss talk thru responsibility as a developer #adechat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer, @mrcoxall
  • TNording May 9 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    A4:Created @Schoology courses with T from Delaware,Global Read Aloud,#fake news game with class outside of US, always connecting #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:39 PM EDT
    My kids are using Scratch -- I want to know how/if they can use Swift in the same way #ADEchat
    In reply to @myakSTEM
  • theipodteacher May 9 @ 9:40 PM EDT
    A5: Why just use your brain for information when you can use everyone's brains to help your class? #adechat
  • kchelmick May 9 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    A5 Ss are more engaged and invested in the work #ADEchat
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    Yes. You can. It's dead-drop easy. There is even a block-coding version if you want to start there first. #ADEchat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    A5: Show students the global perspective will develop critical thinking on how students view their class, city, state and county. #ADEChat
  • PerkyScience May 9 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    A5 Start small. Find a way to give your Ls an authentic audience beyond school. When Ts see the difference no convincing is needed. #ADEchat
  • TNording May 9 @ 9:41 PM EDT
    This is my long term goal for next year. Can I use Swift in reading class? Maybe we could connect? #adechat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer, @myakSTEM
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    A5. Start small. Connect with someone in the community or even another building in the district. #adechat
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    A5: There's just so much information that is waiting for you. Bring in public figures, and your engagement sky rockets. #ADEchat
    • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:38 PM EDT
      Q5: What can you say to a hesitant teacher that would convice him/her to connect globally? #ADEchat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    Empathy & Perspective. If our learners get that - what else is there? #ADEchat
    In reply to @thebighop
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:42 PM EDT
    maybe SOMEONE will share/teach at #ADE2017 this summer in Houston! #ADEchat ps I need block coding - I am a beginner :)
    In reply to @myakSTEM
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    A5) Connecting globally offers Ss perspectives they would not have otherwise. Empowers Ss & Ts #ADEChat
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:43 PM EDT
    Tonight's chat is making me wish the school year was just starting instead of winding down. #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    My kids showed me how to use coding in a life science class-& a suggestion from @BrianWTimm now I see the connections everywhere! #adechat
    In reply to @TNording, @myakSTEM, @BrianWTimm
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    You can definitely use it in a reading class. There's evidence that it also makes for better writers. Let's work on something. #ADEchat
    In reply to @TNording, @jdeinhammer
  • JMancilla91 May 9 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    A5: When you connect you get ideas that you may have never thought about to incorporate in classroom and better meet Ss needs. #ADEchat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:44 PM EDT
    A5 There's something about networking with like-minded educators to fill your bucket! #ADEchat
  • dlcoachalli May 9 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A5: Begin w connecting across hall, campus, district to ease fears & build buy in. Once they see Ss engage, global isn't as scary. #ADEchat
  • TNording May 9 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    A5:The unknowns when using new technologies, the logistics, & time it takes to make connections.All worth it when you see Ss faces! #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:45 PM EDT
    I love the questions I get from my Ss when we chat with Ss in Turkey or Iceland - they learn so much more than science #ADEchat
    In reply to @KMillerSAIL
  • nancykawaja May 9 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    Going to miss 🇨🇦 & 🇺🇸 together #adechat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer, @myakSTEM
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:46 PM EDT
    My Ls are planning events for the summer so they don't have to stop. It's fun to see them this excited. #ADEchat
    In reply to @thebighop
  • TNording May 9 @ 9:47 PM EDT
    Yes! I'm totally for this! I'm teaching reading & writing next yr. Let's connect together with this! #adechat Super excited!
    In reply to @myakSTEM, @jdeinhammer
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:47 PM EDT
    It's also great for Ts! We get to see how others are being taught / learning! #ADEchat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer, @KMillerSAIL
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:47 PM EDT
    THIS is what we are just talking about -- Love the use of @flipgrid to collaborate across the district! Great job @WaytoBeK3 #adechat
    • WaytoBeK3 May 9 @ 9:46 PM EDT
      Currently reflecting with K classes from across the district! Thanks for the nudge!
      In reply to @dlcoachalli, @jdeinhammer
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:48 PM EDT
    You got it. #ADEchat
    In reply to @TNording, @jdeinhammer
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:49 PM EDT
    SAME :( Sad to miss my Canadian friends this summer @MathletePearce #adechat
    In reply to @nancykawaja, @myakSTEM, @MathletePearce
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:49 PM EDT
    Experiences that were not possible not long ago. Amazing time to learn & teach! #ADEChat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:50 PM EDT
    Q6 Describe a dream project. Who would you connect with your students to make the experience memorable? #ADEchat
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:50 PM EDT
    Love this! Ss and parents tell why our school is the place to be: https://t.co/n7JCXM35TS #ADEchat
    In reply to @WaytoBeK3, @dlcoachalli, @jdeinhammer
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    This is also embedded onto our school's website! #ADEchat #FlipgridFever
    In reply to @WaytoBeK3, @dlcoachalli, @jdeinhammer
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    Yes - swift playground is awesome - I want my kids to know how to create their own code for anything now like they do w scratch #adechat
    In reply to @AHSTechTeacher
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:51 PM EDT
    Also to show our Ss that we are learners as well! #ADEChat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass, @jdeinhammer
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    Yes! Tell your school story! #ADEchat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass, @WaytoBeK3, @dlcoachalli, @jdeinhammer
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    A6: Would love to see my kids implement big scale solutions for one of the United Nations Global Goals https://t.co/yk0X1So2Cg #ADEchat
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:52 PM EDT
    Q6: Our school is getting into the urban garden theme, love to connect with other schools doing this. #ADEChat
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    A6: I'd love to do book studies, then connect with the authors via Skype. How about it @burstofbeaden or @OliverJeffers? 😜 #ADEchat
    • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:50 PM EDT
      Q6 Describe a dream project. Who would you connect with your students to make the experience memorable? #ADEchat
  • dlcoachalli May 9 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    @NetZeroLee I think we may need to put this in the "future plans" book. We could have a topic for tour debrief/ feedback too!! #ADEChat
  • utalaniz May 9 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    A5: When you connect with others, learners have the opportunity to apply communication and thinking skills in authentic setting! #adechat
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    Ss & I think Swift Playgrounds easier than blockly. Struggling readers use Speak Screen & Book Creator prompts to read commands #ADEChat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer, @AHSTechTeacher
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    Great idea! #ADEchat
    In reply to @myakSTEM
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:54 PM EDT
    We tried this year but we have construction that postponed us-- we did #globalgardens instead - plant at school - transfer to home #ADEchat
    In reply to @thebighop
  • kchelmick May 9 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    A6 I love seeing my kids work with younger learners AND professionals. It's important to be able to work both as mentor and mentee #ADEchat
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    Exactly! Geared to new K students, staff members, or those thinking of relocating to our school. #ADEchat
    In reply to @MrsKemper, @WaytoBeK3, @dlcoachalli, @jdeinhammer
  • TNording May 9 @ 9:55 PM EDT
    A6:Connect with an astronaut on the Space Station. Project:creating a book about similarities & differences between Earth & space #adechat 🌎
    • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:50 PM EDT
      Q6 Describe a dream project. Who would you connect with your students to make the experience memorable? #ADEchat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    We are using Blockly Friday with our #GirlsWhoCode -- excited to see them try it! #ADEchat
    In reply to @KMillerSAIL, @AHSTechTeacher
  • utalaniz May 9 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    A5: Don't forget about connecting teachers as well! We've connected our staff with schools in Florida and North Dakota! #ADEchat
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    Depending on the grade level, Johnathan Rand (Michigan chillers) Will Skype from his store in northern Michigan. #ADEChat
    In reply to @MrMerrillsClass, @burstofbeaden, @OliverJeffers
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:56 PM EDT
    A6. I'm still working toward a cubsat project. Connecting with engineers and others to learn the right skills. #adechat
  • MiaLMorrison May 9 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    Thanks so much for moderating a great #ADEchat tonight @jdeinhammer @MrsKemper You guys are awesome
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    And @flipgrid makes this entire process SO easy! #ADEchat
    In reply to @dlcoachalli, @NetZeroLee, @flipgrid
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    Interesting, we have a group coming in to build the garden this summer. The kids are excited about it. #ADEChat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    What age group? Could be cool to share it -that topic matches up with Texas 6th grade objectives - your kids could teach ours :) #ADEchat
    In reply to @TNording
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    Awesome! Thank you! #ADEchat
    In reply to @thebighop, @burstofbeaden, @OliverJeffers
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:57 PM EDT
    A6) I’d like Ss to connect with our local museum to create content & multimedia projects for them. #ADEChat
  • MiaLMorrison May 9 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    Join #ADEchat next week when @ckdipaulo @meesterkurt lead discussion on “Joy of Professional Learning”
  • utalaniz May 9 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    Thanks for allowing me to join in, #ADEchat! Back to my reading!
  • myakSTEM May 9 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    Have them check out @Coppell_SWE . They are hacking a robot & writing their own app to control it. Need more girls in our program #ADEchat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer, @KMillerSAIL, @AHSTechTeacher, @Coppell_SWE
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    We need to write a grant to get funding for ours -- I want to make it happen next year--send me any tips and tricks! :) #ADEchat
    In reply to @thebighop
  • TNording May 9 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    I would be on board to work together. I teach 5th grade! #adechat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer
  • nancykawaja May 9 @ 9:58 PM EDT
    Thank you @MrsKemper & @jdeinhammer for a great chat! #adechat
  • MrsKemper May 9 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    Thank you to everyone for sharing this evening (and to @jdeinhammer for co-hosing!). I am seriously inspired! #ADEchat
  • MrMerrillsClass May 9 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    We connected w/ a school in Canada. Did a VR comparison of both playgrounds. They had snow, we had mulch! 😂 #ADEchat
    In reply to @utalaniz
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    Great Chat everyone, thanks to our organizers! #ADEChat
  • KMillerSAIL May 9 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    @jdeinhammer & @MrsKemper Thank you so much for hosting tonight!! Great chat!! #ADEChat
  • jdeinhammer May 9 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    We did that last year with the Dallas Zoo-possibly one of my favorite projects ever-so much learning & so many experts helping us! #adechat
    In reply to @KMillerSAIL
  • thebighop May 9 @ 9:59 PM EDT
    I can do that. #AdeChat
    In reply to @jdeinhammer