The world has rapidly changed over the past decade. Communication has also changed significantly over the past 10 years. Are we keeping up in the classroom? Learners are using and expecting to use technology as a way to communicate with others. In this month-long quest, you will explore new communication methods for the 21st classroom. Continue reading
They say “a picture is worth a thousand words,” but did you also know that it can increase engagement in your classroom. By adding a picture to your Blackboard and having your learners do the same, you can increase engagement in threaded discussions, blog assignments, and other like assignments. In this quest, you are to simply update your profile picture in Blackboard.
It seems there was more to the instructions than I initially provided. The quest was harder and more confusing than intended. So, I have added a new set of instructions.
This quest is open from 1-14 August.
Time to become a movie star! Well, maybe not on the big screen, but in the big screen of your students’ eyes. To receive the Movie Star badge, you must create a short video welcoming your students to your class. This quest will be open from 27 July-2 August. Continue reading
If you have not yet explored JCC’s Google applications, this two-part quest is a great opportunity. To receive the Googley badge, you must send me an email from your JCC Google-powered account as well as find and update a Google Doc I created. This quest will be open from 18-24 July. Continue reading
The 11th of July is officially the All American Pet Photo Day. It is an opportunity to show off your pets. For the purpose of this quest, we will be taking submissions from 11-17 July.
For this quest, we want you to go out and take a photo of your pet and post it to social media with the following hashtags: