Author Archives: kscharaldi

Learning Comes to Life with Virtual and Augmented Reality: Incorporating Interactive Digital Experiences in Social Studies and English Language Arts

Teachers will discover ways to incorporate connected and collaborative experiences in support of various learning goals. Making connections with industry experts, authors, and classrooms around the world can provide exciting avenues for deeper understanding of content and different perspectives. Learn to participate in live video conferencing experiences, available educational programs… Read more »

Expanding Student Access & Success with Technology

A great variety of technologies are available today that offer alternative means to engage students and enhance the learning process. Participants will see demonstrations of digital tools, applications and features that can help diverse learners develop knowledge and skills. The presentation will include practical suggestions for parents, caregivers, and educators… Read more »

Making the Most of your Classroom Chromebooks (MUJC Workshop)

If you are wondering if your students can do more with your classroom Chromebooks, the answer is YES! In this workshop you will discover new ways to incorporate the Chromebook as a teaching and learning tool. Whether you have access to a sign-out cart, a few in the classroom, or… Read more »

PD Workshop Princeton Montessori School Jan. 2, 2018

During this session we will: share ways learners and teachers can express ideas using multimedia tools learn about technologies that help produce engaging slide shows, visuals, and other presentations specific applications and features to use across content areas and grade levels Tech Tools: Book Creator One (create digital books and… Read more »

5 Ways to Implement Joyful Education in Your Classroom

Studies show that when we provide joyful learning environments and experiences for our students, we can improve engagement, motivation, and learning outcomes. Read my article posted on the Kids Discover Blog to learn more about the neuroscience behind this approach, and ways to enrich learning by infusing joy in the learning… Read more »

Boost STEM Skills With These Simple Water Activities

I share simple ways kids can explore science, engineering, and math concepts with water while developing creative and critical thinking skills. These activities are easy to set up and can be done with low cost, everyday materials. They allow kids to be playful as they discover, investigate, and create on… Read more »