Helping Students with Distractions
Your school just put a device in the hands of every student. Teachers are worried. With a nearly unlimited buffet of websites to visit (even with school filters), where will students’ eyes go?
How will easily-distracted students focus on the learning at hand?
Join our guest Dustin Mundey, Instructional Technology Coach with Hamilton City School District, as he demonstrates how educators use the Focus App to support student learning.
In this webcast, we’ll cover:
- The challenges and advantages to placing tech tools in the hands of students and how that affects attention.
- Best practices for designing technology-infused lessons that keep students focused to learning objectives.
- Examples of Hamilton teachers using tools to control the narrative of learning for their students.
- Fun ideas for helping students with the distractions of the internet.
Used with Chromebooks, Kiosk Apps are single application apps that run in a window that does not display the URL bar. Kiosk Apps are only available to managed Chromebooks.
Small software programs that run on the Chrome web browser.