OTMS October 24 Newsletter
The ISTE Student Standards were refreshed last year and the new Student Standards were introduced over the summer. The new standards reflect the suggestions made by students, teachers, and administrators as they anticipate future shifts in education and the role technology will play within instruction. More details about the philosophy behind refreshing the standards are available in this article and the new standards are published on the ISTE website.
MobyMax is now fully operational (a few subjects weren’t working correctly). MobyMax is now integrated with Clever, allowing students and teachers to access MobyMax without a separate login.
Diffen is a website I recently discovered that will support the strategy of comparing similarities and differences. It is setup similar to a search engine, but requires two search terms. Those two terms are then compared in a table.
Registration is still open for EdcampKC–there were still 21 available slots as of Friday morning. It will take place Saturday, November 5 from 8am to 4pm at Truman High School. https://edcampkc.wikispaces.com/