Relative Advantage of Using “The Basic Suite” in My Algebra 1 Classroom

The basic suite consists of three programs: a word processor, a spreadsheet, and a presentation program. They are sophisticated enough to be used individually or versatile enough to be combined with one another.  My personal favorites are the suites from Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and Google (Docs, Sheets, and Slides). In my opinion, word … More Relative Advantage of Using “The Basic Suite” in My Algebra 1 Classroom

Relative Advantage of Instructional Software in the Classroom

Instructional Software According to Roblyer (2016), there are five types of instructional software.  The types are classified based on the instructional function that it is intended to serve: drill and practice, tutorial, simulation, instructional game, and problem-solving program.   Each type of software can be utilized in an Algebra 1 classroom.  With advances in technology, some … More Relative Advantage of Instructional Software in the Classroom

Vision Statement

Education is always changing.  In the past, many people thought of the changes in education as a result of new students coming into the classroom each year.  Occasionally, the changes stemmed from a new discovery or development that added details to the curriculum.  We are now at a point in time when education is changing … More Vision Statement