#3ActMath – What is it?

I learned about a great tool this past weekend at the Ontario Summit; Adobe Spark video. A huge shoutout to Rushton Hurley for the introduction to this tool. It’s a super fast & easy way to combine photos, videos & text and narrate over top of it to create a seamless professional looking video.

I tried my hand and created one about 3ActMath lesson style. Give it a watch & let me know what you think:

– Laura Wheeler (Teacher @ Ridgemont High School, OCDSB; Ottawa, ON)

BYOD Classroom Management

BYOD = Bring Your Own Device
The Ottawa Carleton District School Board (OCDSB) is in the process of implementing a BYOD policy in their classrooms board-wide. You can read more about it here.

And many teachers are still unsure of how to integrate student’s own devices into the daily classroom experience; often nervous about what that will mean for their classroom management. As part of a BYOD PD initiative I am taking part in, we are creating some videos with tips for teachers on how to implement BYOD initiatives.

Here is my first attempt:

What do you think?

– Laura Wheeler (Teacher @ Ridgemont High School, OCDSB; Ottawa, ON)