Very timely — Here’s a new openly accessible ebook from UMass Amherst about teaching with digital tools and apps! Enjoy!
A student-teacher-staff collaboration by the Teaching & Learning with Technology course in the UMass College of Education that explores the use of digital tools in the classroom.
From the Introduction:
“With the abundance in education technology (edtech) tools and apps currently available, and new ones popping up in app stores daily, how do you find the right ones for your practice? How do you ensure the digital tools and apps that you select for use in your classroom will enrich and extend your teaching, provide an accessible learning experience, and protect students’ privacy? What should you look for when evaluating the user experience of apps and tools? This free, open access eBook highlights the key steps and considerations for finding, evaluating, and teaching with digital tools and apps.”