This pathway will provide you with tools to foster collaboration in your classroom. If you’re looking for additional tools, try searching by ISTE Standard for Educator 4: Collaborator or ISTE Standard for Students 7: Global Collaborator on the badge page.
Pear Deck Vocab Builder is an interactive vocabulary game where students work together to create digital vocab flashcards. The teacher inputs a vocabulary word and definition list and students are responsible for developing visual representations of each word and using the word correctly in a sentence. Students work in teams to compete against each other to create the best vocabulary cards. The teacher can then export those cards to Quizlet for students to access as a study tool.
Padlet is a free tool to create an online bulletin board that you can use to display information on any topic. You can add images, links, video, and more. Walls can be private, open to the public, or moderated by you- meaning that you approve all contributions before they show.
Flipgrid is an online discussion platform that allows users to submit audio/video responses to topics. Flipgrid combines an interactive social learning experience with student voice to encourage teachers and students to share their thoughts with others and stimulate discussion in the classroom.
Google Jamboard is an interactive, collaborative whiteboard tool. Jamboard allows for real-time collaboration and integrates a variety of content like videos, photos or even other GSuite files.
Note: This Badge does not require a physical Jamboard. We will be working with the app that can be downloaded to mobile devices.
View, create, edit and collaborate in real time on Spreadsheets using Google Sheets. Spreadsheets are a great way to organize information, track progress on projects, analyze data, calculate information, and so much more.
Google Docs is a free online word processor that allows users to create, edit, and share documents with or without an internet connection. This online platforms saves documents to connected Google Drive accounts and brings documents to life with smart editing and styling tools that make formatting easy. Plus, you can collaborate in real-time with others on your Google Documents!
Google Slides is an online presentation tool that allows users to create, edit, collaborate, and present slideshows wherever/whenever. Google Slides allows for real-time collaboration, provides professionally made templates and themes to choose from, and saves your work to the cloud for access anywhere.
Google Slides is an online presentation tool that allows users to create, edit, collaborate, and present slideshows wherever/whenever. Google Slides is immersed in features that allow even our youngest students to engage in opportunities to exercise creativity as they utilize the tool for a variety of classroom applications.
Google Sites is a free and easy way to create and share webpages. With Google Sites, users can create their own website, update and personalize the site, share and collaborate with others, and preview and publish their site to the internet.
Google Keep is a cloud-synced note-taking platform that allows users to quickly capture what's on their mind, set reminders, organize notes, and add voice memos for quick information collection.